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Elections in Scotland makes likely referendum on independence from UK

EDINBURGH, Scotland: Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon promised to move forward with a new independence referendum after the pro-independence Scottish ...

After $1.4 billion loss, British Airways expects improvement in July

LONDON, England: IAG, parent company of British Airways, has expressed confidence that air traffic will increase beginning in July."We consider, ...

1913 menu found in British cafe remodel

LIVERPOOL, England: A 108 year-old menu has been discovered by workers who were renovating a cafe in England.While working on ...

Pink-coloured beverages can boost exercise performance

Washington [US], May 13 (ANI): Want to run faster? Chug a pink-coloured drink to boost your exercise performance! A new ...

Medina Spirit remains Preakness favorite despite controversy

Medina Spirit is the morning-line 9-5 favorite for Saturday's 146th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Rase Course in Baltimore, despite controversy ...

Top 5 most likable Russian characters in western literature

Truly talented writers are like fussy eaters. They often choose characters that match their personalities. Bestselling writers, from Alexandre Dumas ...

What's happened to Keir Starmer's leadership?

In June last year, Ed Miliband was asked on The Andrew Marr Show whether Keir Starmer was going to be ...

Boris Johnson has unpaid debt of about R10 500, court records show

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, whose personal finances have come under the spotlight over the renovation of his Downing Street ...

No. 10 seed Belinda Bencic ousted at Italian Open

France's Kristina Mladenovic eliminated No. 10 seed Belinda Bencic of Switzerland with a 6-3, 6-4 win Tuesday in the first ...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth Presents Government Agenda

Britain's Queen Elizabeth delivered the official Opening of Parliament speech Tuesday, her first ceremonial appearance since the death of her ...

Covid-19: UK open to talks over vaccine waivers with US and others

The UK is open to discussions with the US and other countries over vaccine IP waivers.This comes after the US ...

Rams' Robert Woods comes out on top to wear No. 2

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Robert Woods will wear the No. 2 jersey this season, the team announced Tuesday. Woods, ...

PM Modi will not attend G7 summit in person: MEA

New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not attend the G7 Summit in person in view ...

France, Britain Plan Tougher Counterterrorism Measures

Nearly 200 jihadists imprisoned in France are due to be released over the next two years and French security officials ...

Five things that family businesses must do to survive hard times

The British royal family, like many family businesses, has had its share of difficulties lately. Prince Harry, previously viewed as ...

States pick judges very differently from US Supreme Court appointments

The future of the U.S. Supreme Court is politically fraught.The court's partisan balance has lo ...

Scottish elections: what happened - and what comes next?

The casual observer, looking at the 2021 Scottish election results, could be forgiven for thinking "nothing to see here". The ...

Zverev defeats Berrettini to win 2nd Madrid Open title

Alexander Zverev recovered from a set down to defeat Matteo Berrettini 6-7 (8/10), 6-4, 6-3 and win the Madrid Open ...

UK records another 2,284 coronavirus cases, 11 deaths

LONDON, May 12 (Xinhua) -- Another 2,284 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

Xinhua world news summary at 1530 GMT, May 12

WASHINGTON -- Veteran Republican lawmaker Liz Cheney, a fierce critic of former U.S. President Donald Trump over his narrative of ...

UK records another 2,474 coronavirus cases, 20 deaths

LONDON, May 11 (Xinhua) -- Another 2,474 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

Hugging, indoor meetings to resume in Scotland next week

LONDON, May 11 (Xinhua) -- People in Scotland will be able to hug and meet in each other's homes from ...

UK government unveils post-COVID recovery plan in Queen's Speech

LONDON, May 11 (Xinhua) -- British Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday announced a series of bills as the British government ...

Whale Stuck in London's Themes River Freed

The health of awhale that was freed after getting stuck in London's River Thames was failing on Monday, with rescuers ...

Sadiq Khan seen walking dog Luna as he retweets congratulations from fellow left-wing city chiefs

Sadiq Khan was today relishing his re-election victory in London's mayoral contest as he retweeted congratulations from from left-wing mayors ...

West Ham 1-0 Everton- Dominic Calvert-Lewin strikes as hosts fail to close gap to Leicester

SAMI MOKBEL AT THE LONDON STADIUM: The bubbleis fading and dying. West Ham require more than fortune to fulfil their ...

Absolutely Ascot's Mia Sully flashes her taut midriff in a crop top and mini skirt in London

The Absolutely Ascot star, 22, put on a sizzling display as she flashed her taut midriff in a white crop ...

Brexit news- EU and Boris Johnson Northern Ireland deal issues remain - UK

EU furiously lashes out at Britain over Brexit gap of understanding with Boris Johnson Express ...

Whale is found stranded in the Thames

Crowds of spectators gathered along the Thames in Richmond Lock, south west London, after the aquatic mammal was spotted stranded ...

Britons flock to parks and beauty spots before washout week ahead

Britons descended upon the nation's outdoor spaces today amid forecasts of a washout week ahead, with temperatures predicted to hit ...

False alarm, says Jaishankar on diplomats testing ve in London India

False alarm, says Jaishankar on diplomats testing +ve in London The Tribune ...

Vic Keegan's Lost London 194- Petty Wales - OnLondon

Vic Keegan's Lost London 194: Petty Wales onlondon.co.uk ...

London media figures can't stop talking rubbish about Scottish politics

London media figures can't stop talking rubbish about Scottish politics The National ...

Red London telephone box goes on the market with a guide price of 45,000

Red London telephone box goes on the market with a guide price of 45,000 Mirror Online ...

Greens celebrate record breaking results in London elections - London Post

Greens celebrate record breaking results in London elections London Post ...

Local golfer prepares to take game from Alabama to London - The Birmingham Times

Local golfer prepares to take game from Alabama to London Birmingham Times ...

Supermarkets warn of safety fears over frozen food, meat and fruit items - This Is Local London

Pieces of glass, salmonella poisoning, Hepatitis A and chocking hazardsare just some of the reasons behind a number of urgent ...

Caf Bao serves up mid-century interiors in London - Wallpaper'

Caf Bao serves up mid-century interiors in London Wallpaper' ...

The London Underground stations that nobody can pronounce correctly - MyLondon

The London Underground stations that nobody can pronounce correctly My London ...

Photos of Dancers Blending Into London Architecture - PetaPixel

Photos of Dancers Blending Into London Architecture PetaPixel ...

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U.S. TSA says 1.6 million travel thru airports in single day high

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 1.6 million passengers passed through U.S. airports on May 6, the largest number since March 2020.According to ...

Huge sell-of U.S. stocks continues, Dow plunges 682 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks shattered on Wednesday, for the second day in a row as U.S. Labor ...

Free Covid shots at Empire State, Central Park for returning tourists

NEW YORK CITY, New York: To encourage the return of tourists, New York City will be offering Covid vaccines at ...

Cautious opening of UK approaches; restaurants, pubs to serve indoors

LONDON, England: The new easing of Covid restrictions will allow the British public to be served inside pubs and even ...

Stocks drop as Australia vows to keep borders closed to mid-2022

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Continued concern over inflation kept investors at bay in Japan and Australia on Wednesday, although sharemarkets ...

Spread of Covid halts Amazon's Prime Day sale in India

SEATTLE, Washington: Ecommerce giant Amazon.com has halted its Prime Day sale held yearly in India, according to its spokesperson on ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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