Bahrain accuses Qatar of 'military escalation'

Dubai, Jun 26 Bahrain's foreign minister today accused Qatar of a "military escalation" in the Gulf diplomatic crisis, an apparent reference to Doha's allowing Turkish troops on its territory."The...

Jun 26, 2017 7:21 PM | Newsscroll

Iran seeks stronger ties with Qatar: Rouhani

Tehran, Jun 25 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today said his country wants to bolster ties with Qatar and rejected a Saudi-led blockade of the Gulf Arab emirate."Iran's policy is to develop more...

Jun 25, 2017 11:25 PM | Newsscroll

Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

Istanbul, Jun 25 Turkey's president today rejected a demand by major Arab states to remove Turkish troops from Qatar, saying their sweeping list of ultimatums has threatened the small Gulf country's...

Jun 25, 2017 6:48 PM | Newsscroll

Demands of Saudi an attack to Qatar's sovereignty: Erdogan

Istanbul [Turkey], June 25 : Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday dubbed the demands made by Saudi Arabia and three other nations to Doha to end a blockade as "an attack to...

Jun 24, 2017 6:28 PM | Newsscroll

Qatar says Saudi-led demands not 'reasonable'

Doha, Jun 24 Qatar said today that a 13-point list of demands made by Saudi Arabia and its allies impinged on its sovereignty and failed to meet US expectations they be "reasonable".The four Arab...

Jun 24, 2017 4:54 PM | Newsscroll

Saudi Arabia's demands 'infringe upon our sovereignty': Qatar

New Delhi [India]/Doha [Qatar], June 24 : Responding to the list of demands handed over to Qatar by Saudi Arabia as the price for lifting a blockade on trade and diplomacy, Qatar's Ambassador...

Jun 23, 2017 1:08 PM | Newsscroll

Coleman, Gatlin ease into final at US trials

Sacramento, Jun 24 Rising star Christian Coleman eased into the final of the 100m at the US World Championship trials on Friday as hurdler Keni Harrison laid down a marker to her rivals with the...

Jun 24, 2017 10:04 AM | Newsscroll

Qatar receives list of demands from 'siege countries'

Doha, Jun 24 Qatar confirmed it received a list of demands from countries which have cut diplomatic ties with Doha, according to a statement released on state media.It is the Gulf nation's first...

Jun 24, 2017 4:52 AM | Newsscroll

UAE warns Qatar to take neighbours' demands 'seriously'

Abu Dhabi, Jun 23 The UAE today advised Qatar to take a list of stern demands drawn up by its neighbours seriously or the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf would turn into a "divorce" with Doha.Anwar...

Jun 23, 2017 6:43 PM | Newsscroll

Turkey rejects Gulf Arab states' demands over its Qatar base

Dubai, Jun 23 Turkey today rejected a key demand by several Arab states involved in a major dispute with Qatar, saying Ankara has no plans to shut down its military base in the small Gulf...

Jun 23, 2017 5:56 PM | Newsscroll