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Ethiopia faces 'hell' in battle for Tigray, say rebels

Ethiopia faces 'hell' in battle for Tigray, say rebels

The rulers of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigray region refused on Wednesday to surrender to federal troops and instead claimed they were winning a war that has exacerbated ethnic fractures in the vast nation and further destabilised the Horn of Africa.

Democrats, Republicans trade seats in battle for US Senate majority

Democrats, Republicans trade seats in battle for US Senate majority

Republican Senator Cory Gardner was defeated on Tuesday in Colourado by former Governor John Hickenlooper, giving the Democrats their first victory of an election battle in which they are attempting to win ...

In final pre-election push, Biden and Trump gird for possible court battle

In final pre-election push, Biden and Trump gird for possible court battle

President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden made a last-ditch push for votes in battleground states on Monday as their campaigns prepared for post-election disputes ...

Trump, Biden battle for Florida on same day as race nears end

Trump, Biden battle for Florida on same day as race nears end

President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden will rally voters just hours apart in the Florida city of Tampa on Thursday, their campaign paths crossing for the first time as the rivals' fight for the White House ...

UK firms hail victory in battle over Covid insurance claims

UK firms hail victory in battle over Covid insurance claims

London judges have ruled that some of the world's biggest insurers were wrong to reject tens of thousands of claims from small firms battered by the Covid-19 pandemic, Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said ...

Kuwaiti firefighters battle fiery fire

Kuwaiti firefighters battle fiery fire

Up to 300 firemen are battling a huge fire that erupted at the parking lot of a building under construction In Al-Sabah health zone, the fire department said on Saturday.

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) supported Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) efforts against Covid-19 through a volunteer programme.

Citing his own weight battle, PM urges Britain to get fit

Citing his own weight battle, PM urges Britain to get fit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson used his own struggle with weight on Monday to urge the British to get fitter and tackle widespread obesity that could heighten coronavirus risks.

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

The unjust blockade on Qatar, imposed nearly three years ago, helped boost the country’s efforts to become sustainable and well-prepared to fight another crisis – the novel coronavirus ...

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

In an unexpected move, and 5 months into Covid-19, the United Kingdom has said it will introduce quarantine for all arriving air travel passengers.

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

As part of Qatar Museum’s annual cultural exchange programme, the Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020 has focused on the growing relationship between the two nations, with a series of exhibitions ...

Striking unions battle Macron in pensions showdown

Striking unions battle Macron in pensions showdown

Railway workers, teachers and emergency room medics launched one of the biggest public sector strikes in France for decades on Thursday, determined to force President Emmanuel Macron ...