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IATA seeks emergency support for Mideast airlines

IATA seeks emergency support for Mideast airlines

International Air Transport Association (IATA) has appealed to governments in the Middle East to ‘provide emergency support’ to airlines ‘as they fight for survival’ ...

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber’s board of directors held a meeting on Wednesday to identify proactive measures that would contribute to the government’s efforts against the Covid-19 health crisis ...

New York declares a state of emergency over coronavirus

New York declares a state of emergency over coronavirus

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Saturday declared a state of emergency in one of the nation's largest states to deal with the growing coronavirus outbreak.

Air Canada Boeing 767 to make emergency landing in Madrid

Air Canada Boeing 767 to make emergency landing in Madrid

An Air Canada Boeing 767 aircraft was returning to Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas airport for an emergency landing on Monday after reporting a ‘technical issue’, Spanish airport operator AENA said.

Workshop discusses measures to protect public in emergency at light water reactor

Workshop discusses measures to protect public in emergency at light water reactor

The national workshop on measures to protect the public in an emergency at a light water reactor began on Sunday and will last for five days.

Two dead as Russian carrier fire extinguished

Two dead as Russian carrier fire extinguished

Emergency workers and sailors have extinguished a blaze on the Russian navy's only aircraft carrier that has killed two people, the navy said Friday.

European Parliament declares 'climate emergency' in symbolic act

European Parliament declares 'climate emergency' in symbolic act

A clear majority of lawmakers in the European Parliament voted to declare a ‘climate and environmental emergency’ in Europe on Thursday, a symbolic act to put EU policymakers ...

State of emergency declared as California wildfires rage

State of emergency declared as California wildfires rage

California's governor declared a statewide emergency on Sunday as a huge blaze, fanned by strong winds, forced mass evacuations and power blackouts as it bore down on towns in the famed Sonoma wine region.

Firefighters battle fierce wildfires across California

Firefighters battle fierce wildfires across California

Wildfires raged across California on Friday, destroying homes and forcing evacuations, as over 1,000 firefighters tackled flames in the southern part of the state alone.

Chile president declares state of emergency after violent protests

Chile president declares state of emergency after violent protests

Chile's president declared a state of emergency in Santiago Friday night and gave the military responsibility for security after a day of violent protests over an increase in the price of metro tickets.

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.