Vigo, Spain striker Iago Aspas dealt a fresh blow to Barcelona’s La Liga title hopes by striking a late free kick to snatch a 2-2 draw at home to the Catalans on Saturday as Quique Setien’s side twice threw away the lead in a thrilling match. The draw put Barca back on top of the table on 69 points after 32 games but Real Madrid, on 68, can go two points clear at the summit…"Aspas strikes late to blunt Barca’s title bid"
Manama, Information Affairs Minister, Ali bin Mohammed Al-Romaihi, has affirmed that the solid relations between Bahrain and Egypt, under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, are the fruitful outcome of the two countries’ deep-rooted civilisations and a long history of mutual respect between the two brotherly peoples. “In Bahrain, we are linked to Egypt and our stances are with it; just as Egypt’s positions…"Information Minister: Egypt strategic depth for Arab countries"
HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani announced Saturday that the State of Qatar pledged $10 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) to support the finding of testing equipment, treatment, and vaccine for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), in addition to its $20 million contribution to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI). His Excellency said, during his participation in a COVID-19 commitments campaign held through video…"Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Announces Qatar’s Pledge of $10 Million for WHO to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic"
HE Chairman of Qatar’s Gaza Reconstruction Committee Ambassador Mohammed Al Emadi stressed Saturday that the committee in cooperation with Qatar Fund for Development, will begin providing the cash grant to poor families in Gaza at the start of next week. HE Ambassador Al Emadi said that more than 100,000 families will receive $100 dollars each through post offices in Gaza. His Excellency said that the grant will be provided in cooperation with the designated governmental…"The State of Qatar to Provide Cash Grant to Poor Families in Gaza at the Start of Next Week"
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to President Andry Rajoelina of Madagascar on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent similar messages to President Rajoelina.…"UAE leaders congratulate President of Madagascar on Independence Day."
The UAE sent an aid plane carrying 16 metric tons of urgent medical supplies to Iran to bolster the country’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. This aid will assist approximately 16,000 medical professionals as they work to contain the virus. This aid plane is the fourth to be sent by the UAE to Iran since March. On March 16, the UAE dispatched two aid planes carrying more than 33 metric tons of critical…"UAE Sends Additional Aid to Iran in Fight against COVID-19."