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      A historic second impeachment for Trump
      Jan14

      A historic second impeachment for Trump

      Donald Trump on Wednesday became the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice, as 10 of his fellow Republicans joined Democrats in the House of Representatives to charge him with inciting an insurrection in last week’s violent rampage in the Capitol.The vote in the Democratic-controlled House was 232-197 following the deadly...

      As House deliberates, Senate Republicans mull starting Trump impeachment trial Friday
      Jan13

      As House deliberates, Senate Republicans mull starting Trump impeachment trial Friday

      As the US House of Representatives moved on Wednesday toward a vote on impeaching President Donald Trump, Republican leaders in the Senate weighed whether to launch a trial on Friday on whether to remove him from office, a source familiar with the deliberations said, though no final decision was reached. The internal Senate discussions were...

      Emotions run high as US House begins debate on impeaching Trump
      Jan13

      Emotions run high as US House begins debate on impeaching Trump

      A week after President Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, the House of Representatives began debate on Wednesday as lawmakers considered impeaching him for his role in an assault on American democracy that stunned the nation and left five dead.At least five Republicans have said they would join Democrats in voting for an...

      Democrats barreling toward impeaching Trump in wake of Capitol siege
      Jan12

      Democrats barreling toward impeaching Trump in wake of Capitol siege

      Democrats in the US House of Representatives plan to impeach Donald Trump on Wednesday unless he steps down or is removed before then, after drawing up charges accusing him of inciting insurrection ahead of last week’s siege of the Capitol. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer told his fellow Democrats the chamber would take up impeachment on...

      Zamouri and Rabahi to represent Qatar in Doha Masters
      Jan08

      Zamouri and Rabahi to represent Qatar in Doha Masters

      Two Qatari judokas Morad Zamouri and Khalil Rabahi will compete in the International Judo Federation (IJF) Doha Masters 2021, which will kick off from Monday at the Lusail Multipurpose Hall. The delegations participating in the three-day competition started arriving yesterday.The 2020 Tokyo Games qualifying event will feature 401 athletes – 215...

      Democrats inch toward second Trump impeachment after Capitol siege
      Jan08

      Democrats inch toward second Trump impeachment after Capitol siege

      Congressional Democrats were moving closer to a historic step on Friday as they weighed impeaching President Donald Trump for a second time, two days after his false claims of election fraud helped encourage a mob that breached the US Capitol. Top Democratic leaders, including House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority...

      World leaders condemn ‘assault on democracy’
      Jan08

      World leaders condemn ‘assault on democracy’

      World leaders and governments have expressed shock and outrage at the storming of the US Capitol in Washington by supporters of President Donald Trump.German Chancellor Angela Merkel said yesterday that she was “furious and saddened” by the events, and said that Trump shared blame for the unrest.“I deeply regret that President Trump has not...

      Russia pushes ahead on Europe gas link before US sanctions
      Dec30

      Russia pushes ahead on Europe gas link before US sanctions

      Russia is stepping up work on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline before the US tightens sanctions against the controversial project designed to feed more natural gas into Germany.Construction of the 1,230-kilometre (764-mile) pipeline reached a milestone on Monday with the completion of pipe-laying of a section in Germany’s exclusive economic zone,...

      It’s Europe’s turn to reject Trump
      Dec29

      It’s Europe’s turn to reject Trump

      Despite all his whining and wailing, Donald Trump’s presidency will end on January 20, 2021. He will be history; but, sadly, his political legacy will endure. With almost 75mn Americans voting for him (and 82mn for Joe Biden), Trump mobilised an extraordinary and unexpected level of support among a base that will continue to steer the...

      France handed awkward draw for Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifying
      Dec08

      France handed awkward draw for Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifying

      Holders France were handed an awkward draw in qualifying for the Qatar 2022 World Cup yesterday, with Ukraine and Bosnia and Herzegovina standing in their way on the road to the finals, while England will face Robert Lewandowski and Poland in their group.Gareth Southgate’s England, semi-finalists at the 2018 tournament in Russia, will also...