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Trump administration seeks $2.5 billion in funds to fight coronavirus

Trump administration seeks $2.5 billion in funds to fight coronavirus

The Trump administration is asking Congress for $2.5 billion to fight the fast-spreading coronavirus, including more than $1 billion for vaccines, the White House said on Monday.

Qatar, UN discuss co-operation in fight against terrorism

Qatar, UN discuss co-operation in fight against terrorism

The National Counter-terrorism Committee at the Ministry of Interior has held a meeting with a delegation of the UN Counter-terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED).

Doha Declaration 2020 urges aviation industry to collectively fight climate change

Doha Declaration 2020 urges aviation industry to collectively fight climate change

Global aviation leaders have stressed the need for the industry to “engage collectively to reduce the level of emissions in the face of climate change” and issued ‘Doha Declaration 2020’ ...

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 people have died in China after contacting a new strain of coronavirus which has infected about 28,000 people in about two dozen countries.

France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday he would fight to save jobs at a General Electric (GE) plant in eastern France where more than 1,000 posts are threatened.

Assange US extradition fight expected to take up to a year

Assange US extradition fight expected to take up to a year

Britain's process for deciding whether to agree to a US extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is likely to take up to a year and could be complicated by the renewal of a separate Swedish extradition request ...

'Ban' on mercenaries to help fight extremism in region

'Ban' on mercenaries to help fight extremism in region

The passage of a resolution rejecting the use of mercenaries as a way to undermine peace and violate human rights will have a positive impact on Middle East’s efforts in fighting extremism ...

Fight of boxing legends on Ooredoo tv's pay-per-view

Fight of boxing legends on Ooredoo tv's pay-per-view

The upcoming Manny Pacquiao–Adrian Broner fight will be available on Ooredoo tv as a pay-per-view event for QR73.

US government partially shut down in fight over Trump's border wall

US government partially shut down in fight over Trump's border wall

The US government was partially shut down early on Saturday in a fierce dispute over President Donald Trump's demands that Congress assign $5 billion for a wall along the border with Mexico.

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar attaches great importance to countering of extremism and terrorism and the country is keen to participate in and support all international efforts in this field, a senior Qatari official has said.

India minister quits to fight sexual harassment allegations

India minister quits to fight sexual harassment allegations

Indian minister MJ Akbar said on Wednesday he had resigned to fight allegations of sexual harassment levied by several women, the biggest scalp in the country's #MeToo movement ...

Qatar, UK to cooperate in fight against corruption

Qatar, UK to cooperate in fight against corruption

The Administrative Control and Transparency Authority Chairman HE Hamad bin Nasser al-Misned met with the United Kingdom ambassador to Qatar, Ajay Sharma.