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Platini free to return to football but Qatar investigation goes on

The former France international’s 4-year ban ends next week.

Hup Wei finishes eighth at World Championships

Hup Wei could only register a best jump of 2.27m in the final.

Muhammad breaks world record again for 400m hurdles gold

This is the second time the American has broken the world record this year.

Naser clocks third fastest time to win 400m world title

Salwa Eid Naser thanks Shaunae Miller-Uibo for pushing her to be the best.

Warholm seals hurdles double as Lasitskene clinches hattrick

The Norwegian felt like his heart was going to stop in the tough race.

Fraser-Pryce seals fab 4 as Felix adds to historic gold haul

The colourful 32-year-old is elated to seal gold after having her child in 2017.

Vieria defies ‘hell’ to win silver at 43

Portuguese veteran coped by using a lot of ice and drinking cold water.

I don’t care about what Johnson says, Coleman asserts after 100m...

The new sprint king believes he will be judged by his performances on the track.

Sky’s the limit as Coleman roars to 100m title

This win completes a flawless campaign for the indoor 60m world record holder.

Chepngetich tames marathon heat as World Championships under way

The high number of dropouts, however, is likely to renew debate about safety for marathon runners and endurance athletes competing in Doha.

Transgender fans ‘welcome’ at World Cup, says Qatar

Qatar 2022 CEO says fans of any gender, sexual orientation, religion, race attending the World Cup will be safe.

Shock draw with Qatar fills India with pride

A draw against Asian champions Qatar in the 2022 World Cup qualifying round sets India with pride.

Neymar set to return for Brazil, says coach

Neymar has not played since suffering an ankle injury in a friendly match against Qatar in June which ruled him out of the Copa America.

Qatar unveils 2022 World Cup logo

Qatari organisers say the logo 'was inspired by traditional woollen shawls worn during the winter months'.

Underdogs hoping for fast start as Asia’s road to 2022 World...

Uzbekistan is among those hoping to mount a maiden challenge for one of the four guaranteed berths at the finals in Qatar.

US-Taliban deal ‘close’, insurgents claim

The foes have been meeting in Doha negotiating a historic deal that would see the Taliban make various security guarantees in return for a sharp reduction in US troops based in Afghanistan.

Najib trial told of RM3.3 mil purchase from Swiss jeweller

Najib Razak claimed during the recording of his statement that the jewellery was for a foreign leader, says MACC investigating officer.

Xavi’s Al Sadd reach Asian Champions League quarter-finals

Al Sadd outclassed Al Duhail to advance 4-2 on aggregate and give Xavi a shot at an Asian continental title during his first season as coach.

Fifa Club World Cup to kick off on Dec 11

FIFA says it would revamp the tournament to feature 24 teams from 2021.

Qatari sheikh explores sale of US$869 million London, Paris hotels

The Hyatt Regency Paris Etoile hotel and Sanderson and St Martins Lane hotels in London are for sale.

US says latest Taliban talks ‘most productive’ so far

The insurgents have been meeting with the US envoy to try to forge a deal that would see the US military quit Afghanistan in return for various guarantees.

Qatar’s emir to meet with Trump

The visit will deal with economic and security ties as well as counterterrorism issues.

Qatar mega-library defies boycott and woos youth

The Gulf's largest book collection, Qatar's National Library, enhances ties with libraries outside the region and woos younger readers in its first year, as an anti-Doha boycott drags on.

US deploys F-22 stealth fighters to Qatar amid Iran tensions

The US deploys F-22 stealth fighters to Qatar for the first time, adding to a buildup of US forces in the Gulf amid tensions with Iran.