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WATCH LIVE: Advocate Close To Jailed Qatari Poet Speaks Out

HuffPost Live | Posted 10.25.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Mohamed Rashid al-Ajami, a Qatari poet, was jailed for allegedly insulting the Emir of Qatar through the content of his published works. Watch the vid...

While International Climate Negotiations Continue, the World's Ninth Largest Economy Takes an Important Step Forward

Robert Stavins | Posted 02.04.2013 | Green
Robert Stavins

I'm referring to the CO2 cap-and-trade allowance auction held by the State of California. The fact that the auction ran smoothly and compliance entities and others put their money down is one important step in establishing the program's credibility.

Qatar Looks to a Healthy, Sporty Future

Richard Attias | Posted 03.14.2012 | World
Richard Attias

It's a well known fact that exercise is vital to our mental and physical health. This is why the meeting of the Doha Pre-forum Gathering of All Leaders in Sport is putting sports at the heart of its agenda.

Demonstrators Overthrow Al Jazeera

MP Nunan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
MP Nunan

(Doha, Qatar) - In the latest twist to the wave of protests spreading across the Middle East, demonstrators have overthrown the Al Jazeera television ...

Qatar Airlines, Bombs and Me

Marc Gopin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Marc Gopin

I recently flew Qatar Airlines round trip for a lovely interfaith conference in Doha. Not long after I got back, Qatar Airlines was in the news as having been one of the Gulf passenger carriers that unwittingly transported a mail bomb from Yemen al Qaeda.

Queen Welcomes Emir Of Qatar To Windsor Castle (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Despite chilly temperatures, Queen Elizabeth II formally welcomed the emir of Qatar to Britain on Tuesday with a lavish ceremony and formal banquet at...