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Hong Kong leader invokes emergency powers to ban protester face masks

Hong Kong leader invokes emergency powers to ban protester face masks

Hong Kong's leader invoked colonial-era emergency powers Friday to ban protesters wearing face masks, but the move aimed at quelling months of unrest sparked immediate fresh rallies and vows to defy the new law.

HMC Trauma and Emergency Center treats about 1,500 emergency cases a day

HMC Trauma and Emergency Center treats about 1,500 emergency cases a day

The new Trauma and Emergency Center, at Hamad General Hospital under Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the largest such facility in the Middle East, provides care for about 1,500 emergency cases a day.

Deputy Amir visits HMC's Emergency and Trauma Centre

Deputy Amir visits HMC's Emergency and Trauma Centre

His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani, HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani ...

EU proposes emergency WTO dispute settlement measures

EU proposes emergency WTO dispute settlement measures

The European Union is working on alternative dispute resolution measures to get around an impending blockage in the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body, according to documents seen Thursday by dpa.

HMC emergency, inpatient services to remain open during Eid holidays

HMC emergency, inpatient services to remain open during Eid holidays

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced its operating hours for the Eid Al Fitr holidays. All emergency and inpatient services across HMC’s network of hospitals will operate as usual ...

Emergency cases drop in Ramadan this year: HMC

Emergency cases drop in Ramadan this year: HMC

Emergency cases during the first 10 days of the ongoing holy month of Ramadan decreased compared to the same period last year, according to Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) data.

Emergency teams in overdrive to drain out rainwater

Emergency teams in overdrive to drain out rainwater

Rain emergency teams in various municipalities across the country continued to work round the clock to remove rainwater that had accumulated in different places ...

Iran orders more than 60,000 to evacuate flood-hit oil city

Iran orders more than 60,000 to evacuate flood-hit oil city

Authorities ordered tens of thousands of residents of the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz to evacuate immediately on Wednesday as floodwaters entered the capital of oil-rich Khuzestan province ...

Ethiopian Airlines pilots initially used Boeing emergency procedures before crash: WSJ

Ethiopian Airlines pilots initially used Boeing emergency procedures before crash: WSJ

The pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX jet that crashed last month had initially followed Boeing Co's emergency procedures but later deviated from them as they tried to regain control of the plane ...

First lawsuit brought over Trump's national emergency declaration

First lawsuit brought over Trump's national emergency declaration

US President Donald Trump's plans hit a snag on Friday with the filing of the first lawsuit against the national emergency he has declared to secure funding for a southern border wall.

Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency seeking wall funds

Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency seeking wall funds

President Donald Trump will sign a border security bill to avert another government shutdown, but also declare a national emergency to try to obtain funds for his promised US-Mexico border wall ...

Burkina Faso declares emergency in violence-hit provinces

Burkina Faso declares emergency in violence-hit provinces

Burkina Faso is declaring a state of emergency in provinces grappling with jihadist violence, Communications Minister Remis Fulgance Dandjinou said on Monday.