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'We're going to win this race': Biden predicts victory as his lead over Trump grows

'We're going to win this race': Biden predicts victory as his lead over Trump grows

Democrat Joe Biden said he was going to win the US presidency as his lead grew over President Donald Trump in battleground states, although television networks held off from declaring him the victor ...

Qatar condemns hate speech based on religion, race, belief

Qatar condemns hate speech based on religion, race, belief

Qatar expressed on Monday its condemnation of the great escalation of populist rhetoric inciting the abuse of religions and affirmed its total rejection of all forms of hate speech based on belief, race or religion.

Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Mohamed Nasir Abbas ran a season's best 45.96 in the men's 400m for an impressive third place behind winner American Kahmari Montgomery and Kuwait's Yousef Karam, who was the fastest man this year in the event in Doha with a 45.25 in Rome.

Motor racing-Vettel to join Aston Martin from Ferrari in 2021

Motor racing-Vettel to join Aston Martin from Ferrari in 2021

Four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel will race for Aston Martin, the new name for the Canadian-owned Racing Point team, on a multi-year deal after leaving Ferrari at the end of the season...

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from July 5

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from July 5

The Austrian Grand Prix on July 5 will start the Formula One season delayed by the coronavirus outbreak with a further seven European races also confirmed by organisers on Tuesday.

Coronavirus, race and income: how the virus discriminates

Coronavirus, race and income: how the virus discriminates

After Covid-19 first appeared in China late last year, doctors quickly realised what made some patients more vulnerable to the virus than others: age, gender and underlying health problems all played a part.

New Zealand PM Ardern calls Sept 19 election, faces tight race

New Zealand PM Ardern calls Sept 19 election, faces tight race

New Zealanders will go to polls on September 19 to decide on a second term for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, and also to vote in referendums on the divisive issues of legalising cannabis and euthanasia.

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg joins race for White House

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg joins race for White House

Billionaire former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has filed paperwork for the Democratic primary election in Alabama, paving way for US presidential bid.

May quits as party chief, igniting race for top job

May quits as party chief, igniting race for top job

Prime Minister Theresa May stepped down as leader of the governing Conservatives on Friday, officially triggering a contest to replace her that could see her party embrace a tougher stance on Brexit.

Amir awards camel race winners

Amir awards camel race winners

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attended on Wednesday the final of the annual purebred Arabian Camel Festival for the Sword of HH the Father Amir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani ...

Bolshunov wins dramatic 50km cross-country World Cup race in Oslo

Bolshunov wins dramatic 50km cross-country World Cup race in Oslo

Alexander Bolshunov struck late to win a dramatic men's cross-country World Cup 50-kilometre mass start on Saturday as Russia swept the podium places in Oslo.

Race for Germany’s first LNG import terminal intensifies

Race for Germany’s first LNG import terminal intensifies

The competition is heating up for who will build the first terminal to import liquefied natural gas in Europe’s biggest market for the fuel.