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Coronavirus live news: anti-lockdown protesters march in central London; Colombia due to surpass 1m cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 24/10/2020 17:03:37

Polish president Andrzej Duda tests positive for Covid-19UK could be urged to keep windows open in effort to curb Covid-19Coronavirus vaccine final-stage testing to restart in USWhich countries have t...

Ashleigh Barty happy to rest up at home while retaining world No 1 status | Tumaini Carayol (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 21:11:30

Australian has never let tennis rule her life and is as happy watching AFL at home as she is on court, but she will be backFew sports have underlined their unimportance during this pandemic quite like...

Coronavirus: Qatar reports 235 new Covid-19 cases, 212 recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 17/10/2020 14:06:43

This takes the total recoveries in the country to 126,218, while the death tally stands at 223.

Coronavirus: Qatar reports 198 new Covid-19 cases, 211 recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 14/10/2020 15:08:57

There are 2,799 active cases in the country, of which 408 are under acute hospital care.

Gianni Infantino insists coronavirus pandemic has not stopped progress for 2022 Qatar World Cup (source — ) 07/10/2020 21:46:39

FIFA president Gianni Infantino says the Al Bayt stadium is in the final stages of construction amd will host the opening match plus group stage games, one quarter-final and one semi-final.

Is Qatar lying about its COVID-19 outbreak to avoid jeopardizing its hosting of the World Cup? (source — www.foxnews.com) 04/10/2020 16:19:01

The demands to relocate the 2020 Men’s FIFA World Cup tournament from Qatar to another country are being reignited amid a report obtained exclusively by Fox News that casts doubts on the integrity of ...

Coronavirus: Qatar reports 199 new Covid-19 cases, 212 recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 01/10/2020 15:25:24

There are 2,834 active cases in the country, of which 409 are under acute hospital care.

Coronavirus: Qatar reports 234 new Covid-19 cases, 257 recoveries (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 27/09/2020 16:15:34

There are 2,875 active cases in the country, of which 450 are under acute hospital care.

Qatar Airways says losses reach $1.9B amid pandemic, boycott (source — www.independent.co.uk) 27/09/2020 15:07:46

Long-haul carrier Qatar Airways is reporting revenue losses of $1.9 billion for the past year, blaming the coronavirus pandemic, its liquidation of shares in Air Italy and the ongoing boycott of Doha ...

Qatar Airways reports £1.5bn losses (source — www.independent.ie) 27/09/2020 13:52:11

Long-haul carrier Qatar Airways has reported revenue losses of 1.9 billion US dollars (£1.49 billion) for the past year, blaming the coronavirus pandemic among other things.

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