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Cecil Afrika to miss out on Tokyo Olympics?

Cecil Afrika's stellar career as an SA Sevens international has possibly come to an end.The flyhalf dropped down the pecking ...

Britain's Johnson Expresses Support for Black Lives Matter

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Wednesday, during questioning from members of parliament regarding U.S. protests, said "of course black lives ...

Ex-Springbok Bryan Habana 'all for' global calendar

Former South Africa winger and 2007 Rugby World Cup winner Bryan Habana said on Wednesday he would like to see ...

Scottish clubs plan 'virtual season tickets' for locked out fans

Scottish Premiership clubs will be able to sell virtual season tickets to supporters next season to help ease the economic ...

'PRO18' ... Kings would be back on thin ice

On a competitive basis, it would be hard to justify the Kings' presence if PRO14 took on board a raft ...

How pandemics past and present fuel the rise of mega-corporations

In June 1348, people in England began reporting mysterious symptoms. They started off as mild and vague: headaches, aches, and ...

Rewilding: rare birds return when livestock grazing has stopped

After a particularly long week of computer based work on my PhD, all I wanted was to hike somewhere exciting ...

Is Coronavirus Weakening

A study conducted by a major hospital in Milan, Italy, has found that the viral load present in people who ...

Scotland Could Enforce New COVID-19 Restrictions

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon warned citizens Monday her government may be forced to enforce new restrictions after a weekend ...

Robertson: Mourinho comments gave me confidence

Andy Robertson says Jose Mourinho gave him a massive confidence boost after a match against Liverpool in December 2018.Mourinho was ...

Rodgers reveals family snub over Celtic exit

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers claims he has been shunned by some of his family since quitting Celtic to return to ...

Who Could Be The Bengals Defensive MVP In 2020

 by , &Bengals.com writers Geoff Hobson and Michael LaPlaca, along with broadcasters Dan Hoard and Dave Lapham offer their insights ...

14-Day Quarantine for Arriving in UK after June 8

The United Kingdom has introduced a mandatory 14-day quarantine for all passengers arriving in the country from June 8 in ...

Edinburgh Castle offers virtual tour of secret passages

LONDON, June 3 (Xinhua) -- One of Scotland's biggest tourism attractions, Edinburgh Castle, though currently closed to visitors, threw open ...

Rolls-Royce to cut 700 jobs at Renfrewshire plant

The Derby-based firm has begun the process by offering voluntary redundancy to everyone across its UK civil aerospace division. ...

Coronavirus- 'I can't get lifeline cancer trial in lockdown'

Lesley Stephen from Edinburgh says drug trials are often "life or death options" - but most have stopped due to ...

Coronavirus- 'Lessons to be learned' over deaths in care homes

Jeane Freeman tells MSPs that there is "more work to do" over the toll of coronavirus on care homes. ...

George Floyd death- Demonstrators take a knee in socially-distant protest

A crowd of demonstrators observed distancing guidelines at the peaceful Stand Up To Racism event. ...

Urban foxes 'more like domesticated dogs'

Red foxes living in cities are diverging from their country cousins, according to new research. ...

Euro 92 Rewind- Three Scotland games to be shown

All three games from Scotland's 1992 European Championship campaign in Sweden will be shown in full across BBC Scotland this ...

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75% of consumers in UK, Australia and U.S. slam Chinese government

LONDON, UK - More than 75% of consumers in the UK, US and Australia blame the Chinese government for the ...

Proposed Israeli developments in east Jerusalem draw Palestinian ire

JERUSALEM - The only Palestinian industrial area in East Jerusalem is to be demolished, and the present occupiers of the ...

Texans players, coaches to attend George Floyd funeral if allowed

HOUSTON, Texas - Over 60,000 people showed up for a Houston protest and rally in the wake of George Floyd's ...

Pakistan's MQM asks U.S. to halt civilian and military aid to Pakistan

LONDON, UK - Altaf Hussain, the founder and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), has appealed to the United ...

U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...

Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

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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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