Qatar Articles

Two Arrested In Lauren Patterson Case

Lauren Patterson, a 24-year-old British woman living and working in Qatar as a primary school teacher, is believed to have been brutally murdered after she went missing in the early morning hours of Saturday, October 12. Now, two men have …

Qatar Teacher Arrests: British Teacher Killed, Suspects Brought Into Custody
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Lauren Patterson was a 24-year-old primary school teacher from the UK, who was teaching in the Gulf state of Qatar. The young woman was last seen in the early morning hours on October 12th, after she had been out on …

Zidane Headbutt Statue Moved to Qatar

The Qatar Museum Authority has decided to buy a 16-foot tall statue of Zinedine Zidane infamously headbutting Marco Materazzi, for an untold sum. Qatar, which is the tentative site of the 2022 World Cup, had moved the “ode to defeat” …

Wikipedia Did Not Ban Qatar (Not Exactly)
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Wikipedia founder Jim Wales wants everybody to know that he or his editing team did not ban the entire country of Qatar. While he shouts that correction to the zealous blogosphere, we are suddenly chilled at David Utter’s proclamation that the Scoop is dead.

Shell Signs Deal With Qatar

Shell signed a $6 billion deal with the government of Qatar to supply liquid natural gas to North America and Europe.