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Rain-hit, cricket, World Cup, may, cost, insurers, millions

Rain-hit cricket World Cup may cost insurers millions

06 June, 2019 9:24 pm 9:24 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Lost revenues from a record number of rain-hit cricket World Cup games in England and Wales may result in insurance claims of a few million pounds for each abandoned fixture, insurance sources say. Broadcasters, organisers, venues, advertising sponsors and catering establishments are among firms to have missed out after four matches were … Read More


Climate, conflicts, plunge, millions, food, crisis

Climate, conflicts set to plunge millions into food crisis

04 April, 2019 9:21 am 9:21 am

ROME (Reuters) – Food crises will affect tens of millions of people across the world this year, researchers warned, after war, extreme weather and economic woes in 2018 left more than 113 million in dire need of help. Conflict and insecurity were responsible for the desperate situation faced by 74 million people, or two-thirds of … Read More