An Australian rule banning many former UK residents from giving blood over fears they could spread Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) has been scrapped. For two decades anyone who lived in the UK during its "mad cow disease" crisis has bee..
A man who woke up paralysed more than eight years ago is attempting to reach Everest base camp on crutches. Jamie McAnsh, from Cwmbran, Torfaen, has complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) which causes persistent severe and debilitating pain. He ..
As the whale shark gathering season begins in the northern regions of the country from May to October, the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change has called people in the marine beaches and northern islands to avoid whale shark gathering areas.&n..
India is getting too hot too early, raising the risk of fires, Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned on Wednesday, as a heatwave gripped much of the country and a landfill site burned on the capital's outskirts. "Temperatures are rising rap..
The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has confirmed that worshipers who wish to perform the Eid Al-Fitr prayer at the Grand Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet's Mosque in Madinah are not required to obtain a permit. The ministry indicated that entering..
The United States accused Russia on Thursday of planning to short-circuit Ukrainian democracy by forcing the government from power and dismantling local authorities. "We have information that Russia's planning for its further invasion of ..
This is a historic milestone for the College of Medicine, with the first Ph.D oral defense taking place in the College for Ms. Manal Musallam Othman, Director of Diabetes Education in Hamad Medical Corporation. As a doctorate candidate of Qatar Un..
President Biden is asking Congress for $33bn (£27bn) in military, economic and humanitarian assistance to support Ukraine "for the next five months". Mr Biden said it was "critical" for US lawmakers to approve the package..
NATO is ready to maintain its support for Ukraine in the war against Russia for years, including help for Kyiv to shift from Soviet-era weapons to modern Western arms and systems, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday. He spoke after..