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Trump pays $2 mn in damages to charities after court ruling

Trump pays $2 mn in damages to charities after court ruling

Donald Trump on Tuesday paid $2 million in damages as part of a settlement over use of his former charity to further his political and business interests -- the latest item on the US president's list of legal woes.

Italy allows charity rescue boat with 213 migrants on board to dock

Italy allows charity rescue boat with 213 migrants on board to dock

A charity vessel in the Mediterranean Sea with 213 migrants on board has been allowed to dock in Italy amid worsening weather conditions.

'Crouching Tiger' star Chow Yun-fat vows to donate fortune

'Crouching Tiger' star Chow Yun-fat vows to donate fortune

‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ star Chow Yun-fat may be a heavyweight from the golden era of Hong Kong cinema but the famously frugal actor has vowed to donate his vast wealth to charity after he dies.

Five charity workers gang-raped in India

Five charity workers gang-raped in India

Five women working for a charity in remote eastern India were abducted and gang-raped at gunpoint, police said on Friday.

Oxfam deputy chief executive resigns after Haiti scandal

Oxfam deputy chief executive resigns after Haiti scandal

Oxfam has faced severe criticism for a lack of transparency over misconduct allegations against staff members in Haiti.

600,000 cholera cases feared in Yemen by year-end

600,000 cholera cases feared in Yemen by year-end

Cholera cases in Yemen are expected to at least double by the end of 2017 to more than 600,000, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Sunday, as the charity's president visited the war-ravaged country.

Jimmy Carter recovers from dehydration scare in Canada

Jimmy Carter recovers from dehydration scare in Canada

Former US President Jimmy Carter, appearing fully recovered from dehydration suffered while helping to build a home for charity in Canada, was released from an overnight hospital stay on Friday.

Dubai drops charges against charity-promoting Briton

Dubai drops charges against charity-promoting Briton

Dubai prosecutors have dropped charges against a British-Australian man who used social media to highlight the work of an Afghan refugee charity, a local newspaper said on Sunday.

Clinton in eye of Trump storm over charity donors

Clinton in eye of Trump storm over charity donors

Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on Hillary Clinton Tuesday as her campaign battled to silence suggestions that donors to her family's charity paid for access when she was America's top diplomat.

Say no to begging in Ramadan: MoI

Say no to begging in Ramadan: MoI

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has reminded people not to fall prey to the tactics of those involved in the illegal practice of begging during Ramadan and report such cases to the authorities.

Al Khaliji gives back to community during Ramadan

Al Khaliji gives back to community during Ramadan

Al Khalij Commercial Bank (Al Khaliji) has launched, for the fourth consecutive year, a charity donation campaign that will run during the holy month of Ramadan.

Qatar Charity opens cultural centre in Italy

Qatar Charity opens cultural centre in Italy

Qatar Charity (QC) has inaugurated the premises of Salman bin Jassim Cultural Centre in the Italian city of Saronno in the presence of a number of QC and local officials.