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.

Qatar hails US appreciation of its role in fight against terror

Qatar hails US appreciation of its role in fight against terror

HE the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Lolwah Alkhater has welcomed the US State Department’s appreciation for Qatar’s contributions to the global fight against terrorism in its country reports for 2017 released on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe seeks $35 million to fight cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe seeks $35 million to fight cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe is appealing to individual citizens and local companies for $35 million to help fight a cholera outbreak that has killed 31 and infected more than 5,000, the finance minister said.

Fight climate change by granting indigenous rights to forests: report

Fight climate change by granting indigenous rights to forests: report

Granting forest dwellers legal rights to their traditional lands helps fight deforestation and climate change, but the vast majority of the world's forests remain under government control with limited access for communities ...

Japan scientists to use ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells to fight Parkinson's

Japan scientists to use ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells to fight Parkinson's

Japanese scientists said on Monday they will start clinical trials next month on a treatment for Parkinson's disease, transplanting ‘reprogrammed’ stem cells into brains ...