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Tables, chairs flew in brawl 'involving Irish tourists' at Portugal pub

PORTIMAO, Portugal - During a mass brawl outside a Portuguese bar, an unruly mob of British and Irish tourists threw ...


Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Bangladesh seeks UK's help to resettle 100,000 Rohingya refugees

LONDON, UK Bangladeshi Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has asked the United Kingdom to resettle 100,000 Rohingya refugees living in ...


UK body to recommend 4 to 5% pay raise for healthcare workers

LONDON, England: According to a report in the UK's Guardian newspaper, a government advisory agency, the National Health Service Pay ...


British consumers shop less as inflation reaches record highs

LONDON, England: As prices in stores throughout Britain rise, British consumers shopped less in May and also expressed less confidence ...


London Pride Parade Marks 50 Years, Looks Back on Progress

London - London Saturday celebrated the 50th anniversary of its first Pride parade, marking half a century of progress in ...


Training of Ukrainian troops dipped Foreign Policy

Lack of relevant experience leave Kiev's forces unable to use advanced Western weapons systems, Foreign Policy has learnedUkraine's forces have ...


Monkeypox Cases Triple in Europe, WHO Says; Africa Concerned

LONDON - The World Health Organization's Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the ...


Biden Vows to Protect Abortion Rights After Roe v. Wade Reversal

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden vowed to protect the right of American women to access abortion, following what he ...


Legendary pop group ABBA re-unite after 40 years, watch the stars 'hail a cab'

London [UK], July 1 (ANI): Fans around the world were in for an incredible surprise when the members of the ...


Roald Dahl's 'Matilda the Musical' to open at 66th BFI London Film Festival

London [UK], June 30 (ANI): The world premiere of 'Matilda the Musical' is set to open at the 66th BFI ...


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US sanctions causes 90 percent drop in chips sent to Russia

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo has said that since the U.S. and its allies imposed sanctions on Moscow ...

Tokyo suffers through heatwave, worst since 1875

Tokyo, Japan: On June 28, Japan baked under intense heat for a fourth successive day, with temperatures breaking nearly 150-year-old ...

Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...

Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

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21 percent six-month loss strips S&P 500 of $8 trillion in value

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After the first six months of 2022, the S&P 500 recorded a loss of 20.6 ...


Washington reports US economy falls 1.6 percent in Q1 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the record high trade deficit and a resurgence in COVID-19 infections that curbed spending on services, ...


Chip design center to be built by MediaTek, Indiana Purdue University

TAIPEI, Taiwan: The world's fourth largest chip designer by revenue, Taiwan's MediaTek, has told Reuters that it plans to create ...


Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...


Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...


Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...


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