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Ireland's narcotics trader, Michael McDonagh, beaten to death after football match

SUSSEX, UK - After a Premier League game, a fight broke out, leading to the murder of an Irish drug ...


Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...


As Heathrow reduces passengers, British Airways stops selling tickets

LONDON, England: British Airways has halted ticket sales for short-haul flights that depart before the middle of August from London's ...


US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...


A Race Against Time: The Last Days Of Lysychansk

As Russian forces advanced in Ukraine's eastern Donbas region, volunteers raced against time under deadly fire to convince the last ...


India, UK bilateral trade may double by 2030: Grant Thornton-CII report

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): Bilateral trade between India and the United Kingdom (UK) is likely to double by ...


India, UK conclude fifth round of talks for FTA

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): India and the United Kingdom concluded the fifth round of talks for an India-UK ...


At 75, India Seeks Way Forward in Big but Job-Scarce Economy

NEW DELHI - As India's economy grew, the hum of factories turned the sleepy, dusty village of Manesar into a ...


Five killed in Kashmir shootout officials

A militant attack on an Indian army outpost comes ahead of Independence Day festivitiesA militant attack in a disputed region ...


5 Die as Militants Attack Indian Army Post in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Militants attacked an Indian army post in the disputed Kashmir region on Thursday, killing three soldiers, while ...


In Solomon Islands, Some Wary of Beijing-backed Construction

HONIARA, SOLOMON ISLANDS - On the main street of Honiara, capital of the Solomon Islands, the Chinese presence is noticeable ...


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Croatian bus carrying Polish tourists crashes, 12 dead, 32 injured

ZAGREB, Croatia: Authorities have said that a weekend bus crash near Varazdin in Croatia killed 12 passengers and injured 32.The ...

US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...

Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...

Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...

UK Business

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UK Postal Union says strikes looming over pay dispute

LONDON, England: The UK's Communication Workers Union said Post Office workers would hold a one-day strike, coinciding with a walkout ...

Officials hopeful as UK consumer confidence rises

LONDON, England: A survey conducted by YouGov and consultancy Cebr reported that UK consumer confidence slowly rose in July, after ...

Brussels lights up to celebrate India's Independence Day

Brussels [Belgium], August 16 (ANI): In a gesture of friendship and goodwill, the city of Brussels in association with the ...

Ukraine failed to mount counteroffensive ex-Pentagon adviser

Colonel Douglas Macgregor thinks that Russian forces could soon go on to seize the port city of Odessa in Southern ...

How Nizhny Novgorod became the trade center of the Russian Empire

Why did the city of Nizhny Novgorod emerge as an all-Russian center of commerce? Who traded at its fairs? And ...

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Indian senior men's football team to play friendlies against Singapore, Vietnam

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): The senior Indian men's football team will be back in action in September when ...


Severe damage in South Korea's Seoul after record rains, 2,682 buildings damaged

Seoul [South Korea], August 11 (ANI/Global Economic): Record-breaking rain in Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, caused flooding and ...


Rangers out to stick to plan in series finale vs. Astros

If the Texas Rangers were going to have any measure of success against Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander on Wednesday, ...


MLS All-Stars edge Liga MX All-Stars

Carlos Vela of LAFC scored on the first chance of the game for either side, and the Major League Soccer ...


Man United icon kept woman like slave, court hears

Old Trafford legend Ryan Giggs is on trial accused of controlling behavior and assaultManchester United icon Ryan Giggs, who is ...


Revolution release midfielder Arnor Traustason

The New England Revolution terminated midfielder Arnor Traustason's contract on Tuesday. The MLS club officially announced the move on Wednesday, ...


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