Tue, 18 Jan 2022

UK, India begin talks to expand trade

NEW DELHI, India: The first day of talks between the UK and India on a potential free trade agreement took ...

British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

Proposal claims insulation could save UK households 500 pounds a year

LONDON, England: According to the Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Group (EEIG), made up of business organizations and charities, improved insulation could ...

Sword of fish said to have punctured boat of UK rowers in mid-Atlantic

LONDON, England: A marlin perforated a boat with four UK members of a rowing team aboard, which was traveling on ...

Buckingham Palace sets schedule for Queen's 70-year celebration

LONDON, England: Buckingham Palace has announced plans for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrating her 70 years on the throne, which ...

First Death Reported in Tonga Volcano Blast as Nation Remains Cut Off

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - The first death from a massive underwater volcanic blast near the Pacific island nation of Tonga has ...

Atlanta United sign D Ronald Hernandez

Atlanta United exercised the transfer option on Ronald Hernandez and signed the defender to a contract through the 2024 season ...

Tuchel uncomfortable as Chelsea claim FIFA awards

The Blues boss reacted to the rewards for Chelsea's Champions League triumph in a ceremony that also saw Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Cardiac arrest victim Eriksen could make shock Premier League return

The Denmark ace who suffered a heart problem at Euro 2020 is reportedly in talks with BrentfordEx-Tottenham and Inter Milan ...

'Never' or just 'not yet?' How timing affects COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

As COVID-19 case counts continue to rise across Canada, it is clear that we're far from "out of the woods" ...

British sailor dismissed after selling stolen tech on eBay

The theft was discovered after eBay customers called the British Ministry of Defence to check the devices? authenticityA British military ...

UK's Johnson Fights to Salvage His Premiership From Partygate

Britain's rebellious Prime Minister Boris Johnson has seldom come across a rule he hasn't wanted to break - and in ...

London's iconic red buses under threat in pandemic funding crisis

© Provided by Xinhua When the pandemic hit, with Londoners staying home to stop the spread of coronavirus, passenger numbers ...

Shadowy world of Pakistan intelligence agency exposed with trail of Muhammed Gohir Khan

London [UK], January 17 (ANI): The London trial of a Pakistani supermarket worker accused of plotting to kill another Pakistani ...

Police respond to doxxing of J.K. Rowling by trans activists

Authorities say no further action will be taken after a photo of the author's home was published on TwitterScottish police ...

Amazon scraps plan to ban Visa payments

Companies are trying to resolve dispute over payment fees in the UKUS retail giant Amazon said it will continue accepting ...

Lampard escapes prosecution after being targeted by YouTube vigilante

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard hired a lawyer known as 'Mr Loophole' to avoid prosecutionFormer Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard ...

New documentary on actor Noel Clarke in early development

Washington [US], January 17 (ANI): A documentary chronicling the experiences of disgraced actor Noel Clarke is in the works at ...

Stokes to give IPL 2022 a miss, set to sit out of mega auction: Report

London [UK], January 17 (ANI): England all-rounder Ben Stokes is all set to miss the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 ...

Rafael Nadal among first-round winners at Australian Open

Rafael Nadal began his quest for a record 21st Grand Slam championship with a 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 win over American ...

Decolonising Shakespeare: setting Othello in Ghana and Pericles in Glasgow

Over the last few years, the issue of decolonising the curriculum has become a growing concern for UK universities. This ...

Britain's surprising new focus in its bid to undermine China

A series of articles on the BBC website over the past few weeks highlighting concerns over Beijing's assistance to Sri ...

Top banker resigns over violating Covid-19 restrictions

Credit Suisse says former boss broke quarantine rulesCredit Suisse chairman Antonio Horta-Osorio resigned after just eight months on the job ...

Labour leader refuses to apologize over lockdown drinks hypocrisy

Keir Starmer insists he did nothing wrong when he was meeting colleagues for drinksThe leader of the UK's Labour Party ...

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton's production company lands series deal

HiddenLight Productions? newly launched label commissioned by Channel 4 to make a series about superbrandsHiddenLight Productions, founded by Hillary and ...

New Zealand Begins Vaccinating 5-to-11-Year-Olds

WASHINGTON - New Zealand began inoculating 5- to11-year-old children Monday with Pfizer's pediatric COVID vaccine. More than 120,000 vaccines have ...

Formula 1: Ferrari's 2022 car launch to take place on Feb 17

London [UK], January 17 (ANI): Ferrari will reveal the car that Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc will get the honour ...

Prince Harry takes UK government to court

The Duke of Sussex has warned that he is ?unable to return to his home? due to the Home Office's ...

Australia, New Zealand Begin Aerial Inspection of Tonga After Tsunami

WASHINGTON - Australia and New Zealand sent military surveillance flights to the isolated Pacific island nation of Tonga Monday to ...

Wealth of 10 richest person doubled while incomes of 99 per cent people declined during pandemic

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): The world's ten richest men more than doubled their fortunes from $700 billion to ...

The Milky Way's feeding habits reveal dark matter

Chicago [US], January 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed the properties of dark matter enveloping our Milky Way galaxy, ...

China likely ramp up pressure on Taiwan next year: UK academician

Taipei [Taiwan], January 17 (ANI): China is likely to increase pressure on Taiwan next year, a prominent British historian and ...

Australia, New Zealand Step Up Efforts to Aid Tsunami-Hit Tonga

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON - Australia and New Zealand dispatched surveillance flights on Monday to assess the damage in Tonga, isolated from the ...

Premier League: Jurgen Klopp provides injury update on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Liverpool [UK], January 17 (ANI): Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp has provided an update on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's injury that he ...

War of songs: Bhojpuri singer Neha Rathore's 'UP Mei Ka Ba' counters Ravi Kishan's 'UP Mei Sab Ba'

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): It is a war of songs in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly polls. ...

Texas hostage-taking draws attention to Pak neuroscientist imprisoned in US

Washington [US], January 17 (ANI): Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani neuroscientist serving more than 80-years sentence in the US, has once ...

England's Sonny Baker ruled out of U-19 World Cup: Report

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): England pacer Sonny Baker has been ruled out of the ongoing Under-19 World Cup due ...

PML-N's top four sought to replace Nawaz Sharif, claims Fawad Chaudhry

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 17 (ANI): Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said that four Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz ...

Will Singapore's Vertex SPAC IPO benefit any Indian startups?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, January 17 (ANI): The hottest rage in the U.S. financial markets during the COVID-19 pandemic years ...

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West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

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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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