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UK PM Johnson's waning lead casts doubt on election victory chances

UK PM Johnson's waning lead casts doubt on election victory chances

A major polling forecaster slashed its prediction for Boris Johnson's majority in Thursday's British general election, saying the race has tightened and the prime minister can no longer be sure of victory.

Afif brace in victory as Qatar storm into semis

Afif brace in victory as Qatar storm into semis

Fresh from being named as the Asian Player of the Year, Akram Afif inspired Qatar to the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals with a 4-2 win over the United Arab Emirates on Monday.

Qatar eye semis spot with victory over UAE

Qatar eye semis spot with victory over UAE

It’s a blockbuster day at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, with four matches scheduled on Monday to decide the three semi-finalists. Iraq has already sealed a spot in the semis ...

Hamilton ends the F1 season with a dominant victory

Hamilton ends the F1 season with a dominant victory

Six times world champion Lewis Hamilton ended a triumphant Formula One season in style on Sunday with a dominant victory from pole position for Mercedes in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, his 250th race.

Afghanistan's president claims victory over Islamic State

Afghanistan's president claims victory over Islamic State

Security forces have ‘obliterated’ Islamic State (IS) militants in Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday, hours after a prisoner swap with Taliban insurgents raised hopes of a lull in violence in the country.

Italy's Salvini scores landslide victory in Umbria regional election

Italy's Salvini scores landslide victory in Umbria regional election

Italy's far-right opposition leader Matteo Salvini has scored a historic victory in the first electoral test since losing his government job in August, results showed Monday.

Official results set to seal outsider's victory in Tunisia polls

Official results set to seal outsider's victory in Tunisia polls

Tunisia's electoral commission was expected to confirm Monday that voters gave conservative political outsider Kais Saied a sweeping mandate to be the next president, thanks largely to young people who flocked to his side.

Vettel ends win drought with victory in Singapore

Vettel ends win drought with victory in Singapore

Sebastian Vettel ended a 13-month win drought by leading a Ferrari one-two victory at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, while Lewis Hamilton finished fourth but stretched his championship lead to 65 points.

Australia's conservative government on course for ‘miracle’ election victory

Australia's conservative government on course for ‘miracle’ election victory

Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable victory at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory ...

Aspire underscores role in 2019 AFC Asian Cup victory

Aspire underscores role in 2019 AFC Asian Cup victory

Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) significant role in Qatar’s historic win at the recently-held 2019 AFC Asian Cup has helped elevate further Aspire Zone’s status as a major sports hub and destination.

Qatar open campaign with 2-0 victory over Lebanon

Qatar open campaign with 2-0 victory over Lebanon

Qatar showed patience and maturity to pick up a 2-0 win over a determined and well-organised Lebanon at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium as Felix Sanchez’s side notched up an opening victory in Group E ...

Al-Attiyah celebrates victory

Al-Attiyah celebrates victory

Qatar's Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah and French co-driver Matthieu Baumel celebrate their victory in the Kuwait International Rally on Saturday.