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HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

HMC testing plasma therapy for Covid-19

The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has started using blood plasma therapy to treat some Covid-19 cases at its Communicable Disease Center (CDC).

Testing times for India in race to head off coronavirus epidemic

Testing times for India in race to head off coronavirus epidemic

India, like a lot of countries plunged into crisis by the pandemic, is struggling to ramp up testing for the coronavirus, but in few places would the odds of containing the disease ...

Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre for testing 'coronavirus cases'

Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre for testing 'coronavirus cases'

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has said the Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre will serve as a test and hold (Covid-19) facility from 4pm Wednesday.

First batch of quarantined individuals discharged after testing negative for Covid-19

First batch of quarantined individuals discharged after testing negative for Covid-19

Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced the discharge of the first patch of Individuals who had been repatriated from the Islamic Republic of Iran following the outbreak Coronavirus ...

After testing delays, US coronavirus cases surge past 1,000

After testing delays, US coronavirus cases surge past 1,000

The number of novel coronavirus cases in the US surged past 1,000 on Tuesday, after public health experts criticised authorities for downplaying the epidemic and lagging behind in testing efforts.

GM, Ford and Toyota join to advance self-driving testing, standards

GM, Ford and Toyota join to advance self-driving testing, standards

Three major automakers said on Wednesday they were forming a consortium to help draw up safety standards for self-driving cars that could eventually help create regulations in the United States.

Nipah virus toll rises to 15, two new cases found in Kerala

Nipah virus toll rises to 15, two new cases found in Kerala

The two new Nipah cases in Kerala take the total number of confirmed cases to 17, Kozhikode district medical officer V. Jayashree said.

Mwani hosted 411 vessels

Mwani hosted 411 vessels

Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) yesterday announced that it hosted 411 vessels at Hamad Port, Doha Port and Ruwais Port in November 2017. Infographic courtesy of Mwani Qatar

California shuts down Uber's self-driving cars

California shuts down Uber's self-driving cars

California has shut down Uber's testing of self-driving cars shortly after the ride-sharing service launched its pilot in San Francisco, citing a lack of permit and threatening to sue.

Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies Forum opens today

Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies Forum opens today

The Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies Forum, being organised by Arab Centre for Research and Policy Studies (ACRPS), opens in Doha today.

JD-U, RJD made Bihari youths migrants: PM

JD-U, RJD made Bihari youths migrants: PM

The governments of Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Janata Dal-United of the past 25 years have turned Bihar’s youths into migrants, forcing them to seek jobs outside the state, ...

Serena coach hints at rest after US Open heartache

Serena coach hints at rest after US Open heartache

Serena Williams’s coach raised the prospect of the world number one skipping the remainder of the season on Tuesday .