Sports  /  Published 25.09.19

Tomorrow is another day: Udanta

Midfielder Udanta Singh feels India will have to start afresh against Bangladesh in the 2022 World Cup qualifier to be played at the Salt Lake Stadium on October 15.“We need to start from scratch ag...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 19.06.19

Platini detained over Qatar football World Cup

Michel Platini, the former head of European football association UEFA, was detained for questioning by French police on Tuesday over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament to Qatar, a ju...
By Reuters in Paris

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

Smooth landing at 35,000ft. It’s a boy!

A 22-year-old woman gave birth to a baby boy 35,000ft above sea level in Indian airspace on a Boeing 777 early on Tuesday with the help of five air hostesses and a doctor who happened to be a co-passe...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 15.01.19

Qatar rules out Jet stake pick

Qatar Airways has said it is not in the race to acquire a stake in Jet Airways. The development comes ahead of a lenders’ meeting that could discuss a resolution plan for the carrier, which is in th...
By Our Bureau in Mumbai

Sports  /  Published 10.09.19

Gurpreet earns India pride, point

A gritty India survived waves of attacks from Qatar, to hold the reigning Asian champions to a goalless tie and earn an unexpected point from their away match of the Fifa World Cup qualifier in Doha o...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta

Travel  /  Published 08.06.19

Jewel in the desert

With its expansive deserts, flashy hotels, futuristic architecture and a challenging past, Qatar is quite the Arabian wonder. And its capital city, Doha, is truly an example of East-meets-West. It fas...
By Nandini Ganguly in

West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.20

Boy born in the sky gets a name

The baby boy born 35,000 feet above the sea level in Indian airspace on a Boeing 777 aircraft early on Tuesday has been named Thanakrit by his Thai mother.Officials of Charnock Hospital in New Town, w...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

World  /  Published 12.03.19

Longest US-Taliban peace talks see 'progress'

The longest peace talks between the US and the Taliban to end America's 17-year war in Afghanistan concluded Tuesday night in Qatar, with both sides saying progress had been made.The nearly two weeks ...
By AP in Doha

India  /  Published 10.04.19

Rafale jet ‘Pak’ claim dents Delhi argument

The first batch of pilots trained on the Rafale fighter jet for Qatar in November 2017 were Pakistani exchange officers, a US-based aviation industry news website noted in a report that a Pakistani de...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 11.02.20

Qatar, China’s home away from home

China's table tennis federation thanked its Qatari counterpart on Tuesday for providing training facilities and equipment, including 2,000 balls, to its national team, who are training in Doha to avoi...
By Reuters in Mumbai


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