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Abu Dhabi Bank in US courts due to illegal practices
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Abu Dhabi Bank in US courts due to illegal practices

The Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority QFCRA has commenced legal proceedings in New York to compel First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) to pay a court ordered judgment debt of QAR 200,000,000 (USD 55 million) that was first imposed on the bank back in August 2019. The legal action comes after the Emirati bank failed to...

Labour infighting inquiry ‘damaging Starmer’s position’
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Labour infighting inquiry ‘damaging Starmer’s position’

The results of a “nightmare” inquiry into Labour infighting are to be published within weeks in a development that will further erode Sir Keir Starmer’s attempts to unify the party. Insiders have become concerned that Starmer has created a “major flashpoint” by launching an independent inquiry to examine the commissioning, publication and contents of a highly controversial...

Luvvie Bob Geldof ORDERS Boris Johnson to keep hands off £15billion foreign aid budget
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Luvvie Bob Geldof ORDERS Boris Johnson to keep hands off £15billion foreign aid budget

During next week’s spending review, the Chancellor is widely expected to lower the UK’s commitment of spending 0.7 percent of national income on overseas aid to 0.5 percent in order to raise billions of pounds. But Sir Bob, who is widely recognised for his activism surrounding anti-poverty efforts concerning Africa branded Rishi Sunak’s plans as “unconscionable.”...

Tougher tier lockdown means most people unable to mix with family and friends until EASTER
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Tougher tier lockdown means most people unable to mix with family and friends until EASTER

Boris Johnson will outline his winter Covid recovery plan to curb the spread of the virus tomorrow. The proposed plans will include the re-introduction of the three tier system once England’s lockdown is lifted on December 2. But Brits will be told to expect a strengthened set of regional restrictions as No 10 fears the virus “could quickly...

What happened to the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? Latest theories
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What happened to the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? Latest theories

Just 39 minutes into its journey on March 8, 2014, from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, the plane lost contact with Malaysia Airlines and crashed at an unknown location killing all 239 people on board. What happened to the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? At 12.42am MYT on March 8 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 took off from Kuala...