In the work of photographers Christto and Andrew, Qatar is futuristic, brightly coloured and well-manicured.
Despite the pall of death, I logged in, and within about a minute, I started hearing those familiar little moist-sounding electronic pops.
"Fuck the haters" one assumes he said during takeoff.
The aftermath of the murder of a 24-year-old British woman captures the uneasy mix of conservatism and behind-closed-doors hedonism in the Persian Gulf state.
$100 on dinner, $1,400 on booze, and a Brazilian bellydancer for the ages.
Perhaps a football tournament isn't worth all this?
A few photos from France's Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
Young Syrians are cobbling together a future in the wasteland of refugee camps.
This weekend, Asda sold wearable England flags that look like KKK robes.
Talking to David Roth about walking the half-finished streets of Doha.
Even if the West pull out, Saudi Arabia will fill in the gaps.
It's already killed six people and now it's in the UK, which is great if you're into severe respiratory illness.