Athletic

Olympic Champion Thompson-Herah headlines strong women’s 100m in Doha

DOHA, Double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson-Herah (Jamaica), Olympic silver medallist Dafne Schippers (Netherlands) and multiple World Championships medallist Marie-Josée Ta Lou (Ivory Coast), will go head to head over 100m at the Wanda Doha Diamond League on Friday 25 September 2020.   Thompson-Herah, the first woman to win gold in the 100m and 200m […]

Health

Saudi Arabia reports 756 new COVID-19 cases

Riyadh, Saudi Assistant Minister of Health and the Ministry’s Spokesperson, Dr. Mohammed Al-Abdulaali, announced in a press conference here today that 756 new confirmed cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number to 320,688 cases.   They include 19,870 active cases undergoing treatment, 1,457 among […]

General

UAE prompted Sudanese factions to peace accord, half a million children go to school with UAE aid: Envoy

The United Arab Emirates helped bring various Sudanese rebel groups to the negotiating table, which eventually led to the historic peace accord in Sudan, a top Sudanese diplomat told Emirates News Agency, WAM. “The UAE has played a significant role in achieving the peace accord. They closely followed the negotiations since the beginning and offered […]