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Few complaints heard as pub-goers snowed in for 3 nights at UK pub

SWALEDALE, England: More than 60 people were snowed in for three nights at the Tan Hill Inn in Swaledale, in ...


UK man receives 3D printed eyeball, appearance identical to good eye

LONDON, England: A British man made medical history last week when he received a 3D-printed eyeball."This new eye looks fantastic, ...


Ackeem Auguste to lead West Indies in U-19 World Cup

Saint John's [Antigua], December 3 (ANI): The Cricket West Indies (CWI) selection panel on Friday announced a 15-member squad and ...


COP26: Convert climate promises to action, urge UN rights experts

Marking the 35th anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development, independent UN human rights experts on Friday issued ...


'The Beatles: Get Back' glosses over the band's acrimonious end

In the new film "The Beatles: Get Back," "Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson tries to dispel the myth ...


Ali Fazal bags new Hollywood film 'Kandahar'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 3 (ANI): After 'Death on the Nile', actor Ali Fazal has bagged a pivotal role in ...


COVID-19 Delta variant may have increased ability to evade vaccine-induced immunity: Study

Washington [US], December 3 (ANI): Vaccines are effective in decreasing hospitalization and deaths from COVID-19 infection but the emergence of ...


COP26 is over - here's how the UK can keep up momentum on climate action

The Glasgow climate pact is sealed and COP26 is fading into memory. The UK's presidency of the 26th UN climate ...


Friday essay: Indigenous afterlives in Britain

Readers are advised this article contains content relating to violent colonial practices and deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, ...


ISL: Jamshedpur and Hyderabad play out gripping draw

Panaji (Goa) [India], December 2 (ANI): In a gripping game of two halves, Jamshedpur FC were held by Hyderabad FC ...


Pub visitors want The Black Bitch to stay

The Greene King chain has announced plans to rename a Scottish pub from ?The Black Bitch? to ?The Black Hound? ...


Brit Air halts Hong Kong flights as China forces crews to quarantine

LONDON, England: British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong, after its crew members were reported to have been forced ...

Few complaints heard as pub-goers snowed in for 3 nights at UK pub

SWALEDALE, England: More than 60 people were snowed in for three nights at the Tan Hill Inn in Swaledale, in ...

As Barbados becomes Republic, role of British monarchy to end

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados: In a colonial unshackling, Barbados will say goodbye to the British monarch, as the reign of Queen Elizabeth ...

UK man receives 3D printed eyeball, appearance identical to good eye

LONDON, England: A British man made medical history last week when he received a 3D-printed eyeball."This new eye looks fantastic, ...

Adele shares why her Instagram password got taken away from her

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): British singer and songwriter Adele has revealed that she does not have much control over ...

Helen Mirren mourns demise of British actor Antony Sher

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): Helen Mirren has mourned the loss of British stage and film actor Antony Sher, who ...

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Brit Air halts Hong Kong flights as China forces crews to quarantine

LONDON, England: British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong, after its crew members were reported to have been forced ...

Wall Street finishes week lower on poor jobs report and Omicron fears

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks had a volatile day on Friday before all the major indices finished in ...

Experts say Ireland economy still 'fragile,' retail sales remain flat

DUBLIN, Ireland: Industry officials have said that they do not expect large jumps in retail spending to be seen before ...

Nissan head warns that Omicron Covid variant could harm auto industry

YOKOHAMA, Japan: The Covid Omicron variant of COVID-19 could add pressure to a chronic shortage of microchips used in car ...

Asian stocks make good gains, U.S. dollar drifts higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Friday as investors and traders took emerging news about ...

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US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...


One-third sized Taj Mahal built by Indian as home for wife

NEW DELHI, India: An Indian man, Anand Prakash Chouksey, 52, has built a smaller replica of the famed 17th century ...


U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...


Human Rights Watch: Taliban arrested, executed security forces

LONDON, England: The Taliban has executed dozens of members of the former government's security forces after the surrender of Afghanistan, ...


NATO chief: Countries should prepare for Russian incursion in Ukraine

RIGA, Latvia: Jens Stoltenberg, secretary-general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, has warned that the American-led military alliance should be ...


Families reunited after 2 years at Malaysia-Singapore land border

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia As buses of vaccinated Malaysians working in Singapore were ferried across the Causeway Bridge that connects the ...


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