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US House approves $2,000 coronavirus aid checks sought by Trump

US House approves $2,000 coronavirus aid checks sought by Trump

The Democratic-led US House of Representatives voted 275-134 to meet President Donald Trump's demand for $2,000 Covid-19 relief checks on Monday, sending the measure on to an uncertain future ...

Disbursal of Qatari grant to families in Gaza begins

Disbursal of Qatari grant to families in Gaza begins

HE Chairman of Qatar's Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza Ambassador Mohammed al-Emadi said on Thursday that the committee, in co-operation with Qatar Fund for Development, began disbursing cash aid to poor families in Gaza.

QRCS delivers food baskets, hygiene kits to virus-hit families in Kosovo

QRCS delivers food baskets, hygiene kits to virus-hit families in Kosovo

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has completed a project to control the Covid-19 pandemic in Kosovo, by supporting the worst affected poor families.

Climate change bigger threat than Covid: Red Cross

Climate change bigger threat than Covid: Red Cross

The world should react with the same urgency to climate change as to the coronavirus crisis, the Red Cross said Tuesday, warning that global warming poses a greater threat than Covid-19.

200 killed in African floods

200 killed in African floods

Floods generated by exceptional rainfall have killed more than 200 people and affected over a million more, in a band of countries from Senegal to Sudan, the UN and local authorities said Friday.

Qatar-Turkey Red Crescent aid arrives in Sudan

Qatar-Turkey Red Crescent aid arrives in Sudan

Officials from Qatar Red Crescent Society and Sudanese Red Crescent Society at Khartoum International Airport, Sudan, upon the arrival of a consignment of medical aid to help Sudan combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

Amir directs sending urgent aid to Sudan

Amir directs sending urgent aid to Sudan

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani held on Sunday evening a telephone conversation with Sudanese Prime Minister ...

Three more aircraft with aid from Qatar arrive in Lebanon

Three more aircraft with aid from Qatar arrive in Lebanon

Three aircraft carrying medical and humanitarian aid provided by Qatar to the brotherly Lebanese people arrived in Lebanon on Thursday, the official QNA reported.

Lebanese FM thanks Qatar for aid

Lebanese FM thanks Qatar for aid

Lebanese Foreign Minister Charbel Wahba has thanked Qatar for sending medical aid and supplies following Tuesdays explosion at the Beirut Port.

Qatar aid for Morocco to tackle pandemic

Qatar aid for Morocco to tackle pandemic

Qatar's embassy in Rabat has handed over Qatar Charity's aid to Morocco's special fund for the tackling the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the country.

QC delivers aid to rugged areas in Indonesia using horses

QC delivers aid to rugged areas in Indonesia using horses

The rugged terrain could not prevent Qatar Charity (QC) from delivering food aid to those in need in the remote villages of Bogor, Indonesia, using horses and motorbikes.

QF partner Tamuq produces face shields for QRCS to aid in virus fight

QF partner Tamuq produces face shields for QRCS to aid in virus fight

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) will soon have 1,000 critically needed new face shields to protect its volunteers, thanks to the state-of-the-art 3D printing and manufacturing facilities ...