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Technology provides communications for pair rowing across Atlantic

3,000 miles. 43 days. Two rowers. One boat.That was the challenge that Anna and Cameron McLean set themselves by taking ...


How a statue of a Russian princess appeared in Westminster Abbey

History Aug 05 2020 Alexandra Guzeva CEphoto, Uwe Aranas; Getty Images; Archive photo This relative of the last Russian tsar ...


Thousands In Pakistan Mark Anniversary Of India's Move On Kashmir

Thousands of people rallied in Pakistan's major cities on August 5 to mark the date a year ago when neighboring ...


Trust the trends and prepare your office for returning employees

If there has been one constant in the Covid-19 pandemic, it's been learning to trust trends. The same factors that ...


Xinhua Photos of the Day (Aug. 5)

BEIJING, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...


US BLM Protests Drive Global Online Race Debate

LONDON - The May death of 46-year-old George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis, and the subsequent protests across the ...


Fight for economic equality is as old as America itself

Americans are increasingly worried about the rising tide of economic inequality, as fewer control more wealth. For the origins of ...


Pompeo slams CCP's for prosecuting pro-democracy activists in US

Washington [US], Aug 5 (ANI): US condemns the Chinese Communist Party's attempt to prosecute pro-democracy advocates resident outside of China, ...


Tiger, McIlroy, Thomas grouped together for PGA Championship

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will play alongside the world's top-ranked player, Justin Thomas, in a star-studded grouping for the ...


Whelan Transferred To Russian Region Known For Toughest Prisons

Former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan, sentenced to 16 years on espionage charges that he rejects, has been transferred to a ...


Pakistan captain Azhar backs Babar Azam to shine in England Tests

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali is confident Babar Azam will show he is one of the world's leading batsmen in the ...


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Flashpoint Beirut: Blast comes on eve of Hariri assassination verdict

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The world has been shocked by the severity of a huge blast which has rocked Beirut, killing ...

No precedent for Trump to take cut of TikTok deal

NEW YORK, New York - President Donald Trump's demand that the U.S. government get a cut from a potential Microsoft ...

Names of 9 youthful Marines and Sailor killed in AAV tragedy named

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper has paid tribute to the youthful eight Marines ...

Taoiseach Micheal Martin pays tribute to John Hume

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Micheal Martin joined a long list of Irish, Northern Ireland global leaders on Monday in paying ...

Trump orders agencies to employ Americans ahead of foreigners

WASHINGTON, DC - President Donald Trump said Monday that he had fired the chair of the Tennessee Valley Authority, criticizing ...

New Cold War looms as Chinese-U.S. relations edge closer to collapse

Tensions between the United States and China are rising as the U.S. election nears, with tit-for-tat consulate closures, new U.S. ...

UK Business

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Belarus Authorities Cancel Opposition Campaigning Ahead Of Election

Belarusian authorities have again canceled campaign events by presidential contender Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya ahead of the August 9 election, claiming that ...

How a statue of a Russian princess appeared in Westminster Abbey

History Aug 05 2020 Alexandra Guzeva CEphoto, Uwe Aranas; Getty Images; Archive photo This relative of the last Russian tsar ...

Army holds COVID-19 loudspeaker campaign in Bacolod City

BACOLOD CITY, Aug. 5 (PIA) -- The 303rd Infantry Brigade with the 14th Civil Military Operations Battalion (14CMOBn) recently conducted ...

Passi City Hall, public market closed for disinfection

ILOILO CITY, Aug. 5 (PIA) - - The city government of Passi temporarily suspended the operations of its city hall ...

Cricket fraternity mourns deadly Beirut explosion

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli and his teammates extended their thoughts and prayers to the ...

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I am in my best form since I arrived at PSG: Neymar

Paris [France], August 5 (ANI): Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar said he is at his "best form" since arriving at the ...


Champions League last-16 ties: How they stand

The UEFA Champions League returns on Friday with the remaining places at the final tournament in Lisbon up for grabs ...


At the Port of Beirut, Tears, Missing and Dead

BEIRUT - At one of the entrances to the port of Beirut, a 20-year-old woman runs screaming the name of ...


Manchester City sign Valencia striker Ferran Torres on five-year deal

Manchester [UK], Aug 5 (ANI): Manchester City on Tuesday signed striker Ferran Torres from Valencia on a five-year deal. The ...


Union look to end skid vs. Timbers in semis

One of MLS' most promising young attacking playmakers faces one of the league's best midfield destroyers when Brenden Aaronson's Philadelphia ...


Solskjaer says Europa League trophy could be stepping stone to top

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says victory in the Europa League could be a stepping stone to a new era of success ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...