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Daily Mirror
WBSS cruiserweight semi-finals and final to take place in Saudi ArabiaArabia. With one quarter-final fight yet to be staged, the last-four clashes a
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
Arabia. With one quarter-final fight yet to be staged, the last-four clashes are expected to take place in the oil-rich Gulf state in January. Oleksandr Usyk will take on Mairis Briedis while Yunier Dorticos will fight the winner of this... Read more
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BBC News
Wikileaks cables: Key issuesthat all are 100% loyal and reliable," he told US officials in February, accord
BBC News / Posted yesterday
that all are 100% loyal and reliable," he told US officials in February, according to the Guardian.Qatar: Anti-terror The Gulf state of Qatar, which has hosted the American military for years, is described as the "worst in the region" for... Read more
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New York Post
A possible peace between Palestinians who hate each otherwith Israel was far less robust. The new deal also comes as the United Arab Em
New York Post / Posted yesterday
with Israel was far less robust. The new deal also comes as the United Arab Emirates, another moderate Sunni Arab Gulf state, is making a bid to replace Qatar as a major donor in Gaza for humanitarian aid and infrastructure improvement.... Read more
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FIFA
FIFA and Qatar sign award agreementthe announcement that Qatar will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™, FIFA President
FIFA / Posted yesterday
the announcement that Qatar will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™, FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter has made a trip to the Gulf state. Arriving at the headquarters of the Qatar Football Association (QFA) in the capital of Doha, Blatter met with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
TV deal for 2026, 2030 World Cups 'advantageous' for FIFA: BeINarrested en masse at the governing body's annual conference. They are also the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
arrested en masse at the governing body's annual conference. They are also the latest allegations to target Qatar. The Gulf state has found itself routinely accused of corruption since controversially winning the right to host the 2022 World... Read more
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asianage
Woman named to head sports federation in Saudi firstand even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criti
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
and even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criticism among religious conservatives in the Gulf state. Although the kingdom announced it will lift a ban on women drivers from next June as part of a reform push, it... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Woman named to head sports federation in Saudi firstand even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criti
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criticism among religious conservatives in the Gulf state. Although the kingdom announced it will lift a ban on women drivers from next June as part of a reform push, it... Read more
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The Hindu
In a Saudi first, woman to head sports federationand even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criti
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
and even the introduction of private sports centres for women has aroused criticism among religious conservatives in the Gulf state. Although the kingdom announced it will lift a ban on women drivers from next June as part of a reform push, it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Woman named to head sports federation in Saudi firstand even the introduction of private sports centers for women has aroused criti
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
and even the introduction of private sports centers for women has aroused criticism among religious conservatives in the Gulf state. Although the kingdom announced it will lift a ban on women drivers from next June as part of a reform push, it... Read more
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iafrica.com
Qatar World Cup official hits backimage of Al-Thumama Stadium. AFP Photo A senior Qatar World Cup official took
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
image of Al-Thumama Stadium. AFP Photo A senior Qatar World Cup official took to social media Friday to re-assert the Gulf state will host the 2022 tournament, even as it faces a torrent of fresh criticism. A defiant Nasser al-Khater,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Gulf State Park pier reopens after Hurricane NateWith only minor repairs remaining, the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pi
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
With only minor repairs remaining, the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pier is scheduled to reopen Saturday, October 14, 2017. The pier had been closed due to damage received during Hurricane Nate, which made landfall in southeast Louisiana and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gulf State Park pier reopens after Hurricane NateWith only minor repairs remaining, the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pi
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
With only minor repairs remaining, the Gulf State Park Fishing and Education Pier is scheduled to reopen Saturday, October 14, 2017. The pier had been closed due to damage received during Hurricane Nate, which made landfall in southeast Louisiana and... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Fremont Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Missoulian
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Missoulian / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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The World
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The World / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The Times and Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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The Sentinel
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Santa Maria Times / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Sioux City Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Qatar says its hosting of World Cup 'not up for discussion'the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's go
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 5 days ago
the national flag as they celebrate in Doha a day after the world football's governing body FIFA announced that the tiny Gulf state will host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar on Wednesday strongly criticized Emirati officials for questioning Doha's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
7 countries smaller than Singapore that have reached the World CupKuwait on Jun 21, 1982, in Valladolid. (Photo: AFP/GEORGES BENDRIHEM) When Kuw
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Kuwait on Jun 21, 1982, in Valladolid. (Photo: AFP/GEORGES BENDRIHEM) When Kuwait reached the World Cup in 1982, the tiny Gulf state had a population of under 2 million. With a large part of that number comprising foreign workers, the Kuwaitis... Read more
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metro
Brit facing jail after touching man’s hip in Dubai says 'it's a horrible dream'according to his family. Speaking to Detained in Dubai, a campaign group that
metro / Posted 7 days ago
according to his family. Speaking to Detained in Dubai, a campaign group that represents foreign nationals arrested in the Gulf state, his mum Patricia said: ‘I’m up all night worrying about what is going to happen to Jamie in court. There’s no... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
PHOTOS: Gulf State Park Pier closed for repairs from hurricane damagefolks along Alabama’s beaches. One of the gulf coast’s top attractions will be
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
folks along Alabama’s beaches. One of the gulf coast’s top attractions will be closed for a week or more because of it. The Gulf State Park Pier was pounded by waves and suffered some damages. The pier is closed until further notice. Park officials... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gulf State Park Pier closed for repairs from hurricane damagefolks along Alabama’s beaches. One of the gulf coast’s top attractions will be
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
folks along Alabama’s beaches. One of the gulf coast’s top attractions will be closed for a week or more because of it. The Gulf State Park Pier was pounded by waves and suffered some damages. The pier is closed until further notice. Park officials... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Northwest Whitfield Coach Arrested For Not Reporting Alleged Rape At Teen Partyabuse. Cofield, 34, of Frontier Drive in Whitfield County, was a high school f
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
abuse. Cofield, 34, of Frontier Drive in Whitfield County, was a high school football standout and played in college at Gulf State Community College and Vorhees College. In connection with the same party, Ashley Turner, 33, of Wheat Drive, was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Nate marches across the East Coast dumping heavy rainsand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rainsand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rainsand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rainsTo the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable floo
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 7 days ago
To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being destroyed by Hurricane Ivan in 2004. Workers were replacing the panels Monday with a goal of reopening the pier... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Cruise ship stuck in the Gulf because of Nateand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a more than 1,500-foot-long fishing pier that... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rainsand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being... Read more
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Al.com
20 foot waves during Hurricane Nate damage Gulf State Pier, Meaher Parkits waves were tall enough when they hit the beach in Gulf Shores that they kno
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
its waves were tall enough when they hit the beach in Gulf Shores that they knocked much of the decking loose from the Gulf State Pier, which is 20 feet above the water. A data buoy 12 miles south of Gulf Shores, NOAA sea buoy 42012, recorded... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Nate marches across US East Coast, dumping heavy rainsand neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage unt
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
and neither power company nor city water workers can begin repairing damage until the road is clear. To the east, at Gulf State Park, waves from the storm washed out removable flooring panels on a fishing pier that was rebuilt after being... Read more
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express
More than 1,000 jobs to be AXED by BAE systems over Typhoon fighter slowdownsigned a letter of intent to buy 24 aircraft from Britain. The agreement was s
express / Posted 7 days ago
signed a letter of intent to buy 24 aircraft from Britain. The agreement was signed in September during a visit to the Gulf state by Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon, who said it marked the UK's "first major defence contract" with... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Evacuation order issued for parts of West Beach in Gulf Shoresareas are closed to the public until further notice: Gulf waters Gulf Shores
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 days ago
areas are closed to the public until further notice: Gulf waters Gulf Shores public beaches and beach parking areas Gulf State Park pier All City facilities Jack Edwards National Airport City officials will continue to actively monitor... Read more
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Al.com
Gulf Shores Mayor issues evacuation order for west beach in Gulf Shoresare closed to the public until further notice: [?] Gulf waters [?] Gulf Shores
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
are closed to the public until further notice: [?] Gulf waters [?] Gulf Shores public beaches and beach parking areas [?] Gulf State Park pier [?] All City facilities [?] Jack Edwards National Airport City officials will continue to actively... Read more
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Al.com
Hurricane Nate cancellations: Beaches closed; Cruisin' the Coast, seafood festival canceledoperations expected to resume Monday. The Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fisherme
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
operations expected to resume Monday. The Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market - CAFFM will be closed Oct. 7. Gulf State Park - Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores will close at noon on Saturday. No new reservations will be accepted for... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gulf Shores to close beaches ahead of TS NateBrown with the city of Gulf Shores. Along with the waters and beaches, all cit
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
Brown with the city of Gulf Shores. Along with the waters and beaches, all city facilities will close on Saturday. The Gulf State Park Pier will also be closed. Crews are coming in there to remove panels. The cities of Orange Beach and Gulf... Read more
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Herald Sun
Deadliest tournament on recordnumber of deaths that have resulted from the ongoing construction of stadiums f
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
number of deaths that have resulted from the ongoing construction of stadiums for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, has put the Gulf state under harsh global scrutiny. The Human Rights Watch (HRW) is calling for new laws to protect construction staff... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qatar 2022 World Cup ‘faces axe’“high-risk project”. If Qatar were forced to pull out of hosting it could open
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
“high-risk project”. If Qatar were forced to pull out of hosting it could open the door for Australia, who lost out to the Gulf State in the 2022 bid.media_cameraThen-FIFA President Sepp Blatter holds up the name of Qatar during the official... Read more
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express
Scot facing jail in Dubai over a 'cultural misunderstanding'in July and is at high risk of jail The “cultural misunderstanding” has left e
express / Posted 10 days ago
in July and is at high risk of jail The “cultural misunderstanding” has left electrician Jamie Harron stuck in the Gulf state for three months looking at a possible prison sentence and in debt. The 27-year-old, from Stirling, has spent... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Gulf Shores beaches closing Saturdaywill be closed to the public until further notice: • Gulf waters • Gulf Shore
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
will be closed to the public until further notice: • Gulf waters • Gulf Shores public beaches and beach parking areas • Gulf State Park pier • All city facilities • Jack Edwards National Airport (beginning at 6 p.m.) The city of Gulf Shores... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Qatar 2022 World Cup ‘faces the axe’“high-risk project”. If Qatar were forced to pull out of hosting it could open
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
“high-risk project”. If Qatar were forced to pull out of hosting it could open the door for Australia, who lost out to the Gulf State in the 2022 bid.media_cameraThen-FIFA President Sepp Blatter holds up the name of Qatar during the official... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama agrees to pay $65 million to maintain public access at Gulf State Parkstate will spend $65.1 million over a 15-year period starting in 2019 to mainta
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
state will spend $65.1 million over a 15-year period starting in 2019 to maintain and operate public access amenities at Gulf State Park, according to a settlement agreement reached Thursday. The settlement was reached in a 2014 federal lawsuit... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
WLBT's Power of PinkIt’s a place where little kids will beat the stew out of you, as long as you ar
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
It’s a place where little kids will beat the stew out of you, as long as you are playing their game. 3 on the Road: Grand Gulf State Park damage3 on the Road: Grand Gulf State Park damage There probably isn’t anybody happier to see the sunshine... Read more
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