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Anger erupts at UN climate summit as major economies resist bold action

Anger erupts at UN climate summit as major economies resist bold action

Major economies resisted calls for bolder climate commitments as a UN summit in Madrid limped towards a delayed conclusion on Saturday, dimming hopes that nations will act in time to stop rising temperatures ...

UK's Labour vows action on ‘tax and wage cheat’ multinationals

UK's Labour vows action on ‘tax and wage cheat’ multinationals

Britain's opposition Labour Party will hold a rally outside an Amazon depot on Saturday as it highlights its promise to target multinational firms it accuses of dodging taxes ...

Harry and Meghan take action against tabloids as they end Africa trip

Harry and Meghan take action against tabloids as they end Africa trip

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle, on Wednesday wrapped up a 10-day tour of Africa, but their last day on the continent was overshadowed by news that the couple is taking legal action ...

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Access to safe and high quality healthcare is a human right in accordance with international humanitarian law, HE the Minister of Public Health, Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, said ...

UEFA ready to take action against beoutQ

UEFA ready to take action against beoutQ

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has called pirate broadcasts of its most prized European matches being pumped out of a Saudi Arabia-based TV station a ‘significant threat to European football.’

US threatens action against Iran after Russia UN veto

US threatens action against Iran after Russia UN veto

The United States threatened unilateral action against Iran on Monday after Russia vetoed a western bid for the United Nations Security Council to call out Tehran ...

Diabetes cost in Qatar could rise to QR5bn

Diabetes cost in Qatar could rise to QR5bn

Qatar’s annual cost for diabetes care could rise from QR1.8bn in 2015 to QR5bn in 2035 and QR8.4bn by 2055, if no immediate action is taken to combat the problem ...

UK vows action after racist attacks on Poles and Muslims in wake of Brexit

UK vows action after racist attacks on Poles and Muslims in wake of Brexit

Polish and Muslim leaders in Britain expressed concern on Monday after a spate of racially motivated hate crimes following last week's vote to leave the European Union ...