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UK firms hail victory in battle over Covid insurance claims

UK firms hail victory in battle over Covid insurance claims

London judges have ruled that some of the world's biggest insurers were wrong to reject tens of thousands of claims from small firms battered by the Covid-19 pandemic, Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said ...

Kuwaiti firefighters battle fiery fire

Kuwaiti firefighters battle fiery fire

Up to 300 firemen are battling a huge fire that erupted at the parking lot of a building under construction In Al-Sabah health zone, the fire department said on Saturday.

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) supported Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) efforts against Covid-19 through a volunteer programme.

Citing his own weight battle, PM urges Britain to get fit

Citing his own weight battle, PM urges Britain to get fit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson used his own struggle with weight on Monday to urge the British to get fitter and tackle widespread obesity that could heighten coronavirus risks.

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

The unjust blockade on Qatar, imposed nearly three years ago, helped boost the country’s efforts to become sustainable and well-prepared to fight another crisis – the novel coronavirus ...

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

Aviation continues to battle Covid-19

In an unexpected move, and 5 months into Covid-19, the United Kingdom has said it will introduce quarantine for all arriving air travel passengers.

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

QF graduates show how film can be a bridge during Covid-19 battle

As part of Qatar Museum’s annual cultural exchange programme, the Qatar-France Year of Culture 2020 has focused on the growing relationship between the two nations, with a series of exhibitions ...

Striking unions battle Macron in pensions showdown

Striking unions battle Macron in pensions showdown

Railway workers, teachers and emergency room medics launched one of the biggest public sector strikes in France for decades on Thursday, determined to force President Emmanuel Macron ...

Indian police battle baton charge students over fee protests

Indian police battle baton charge students over fee protests

Indian police fought street battles in New Delhi on Monday with thousands of students who stepped up protests over fee increases at one of the country's top universities.

Indian capital in ‘day-to-day battle’ with smog as cool weather sets in

Indian capital in ‘day-to-day battle’ with smog as cool weather sets in

Cooler temperatures and lighter wind trapped heavy smog over the Indian capital on Wednesday, pushing pollution to ‘severe’ levels in many places with no immediate relief in sight, government agencies said.

Corbyn urges unity amid British Labour party's 'battle for future'

Corbyn urges unity amid British Labour party's 'battle for future'

Embattled British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called for unity on Sunday after the left-leaning party's annual conference exposed splits over its Brexit policy and the role of Corbyn's deputy.

China grants 5G commercial licences despite US tech battle

China grants 5G commercial licences despite US tech battle

China on Thursday granted 5G commercial licences to four domestic companies, as it races to be a global leader in advanced wireless networks amid fierce rivalry from the United States.