Sat, 28 May 2022

UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...

Indonesia criticizes UK raising rainbow flag at embassy

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Indonesia, this week, summoned the UK's ambassador to explain the raising of a gay rights flag at the ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

UK retail sales reported high amidst record inflation

LONDON, England: British consumers continued to shop as normal last month, despite the highest inflation rate in 40 years, with ...

UK consumers paying 20% more for staple foods, says report

LONDON, England: A review of UK grocery prices shows that hundreds of staple foods have increased in price by at ...

Chinese voice criticism of $1,373 Gucci umbrella that cannot get wet

BEIJING, China: Chinese consumers have been vocal in their criticism of a $1,373 Gucci umbrella which should be kept out ...

No need for mass vaccination against monkeypox WHO

Meanwhile, the total number of cases in the UK alone has reached 106There is no need for mass vaccination against ...

UK's Dunblane Grieves for Uvalde, Fears Nothing Will Change

london - When Mick North's 5-year-old daughter was gunned down at her school, he vowed through his grief that it ...

Who Are The Neo-Nazis Fighting For Russia In Ukraine?

The video, published in December 2020, showed two nattily dressed Russian men -- waistcoats, pocket squares, silk ties - sipping ...

Iran Seizes 2 Greek Tankers Amid Row Over US Oil Grab

DUBAI/ATHENS - Iranian forces seized two Greek tankers in the Gulf on Friday, shortly after Tehran warned it would take ...

Calls for Investigation Mount Over Xinjiang Police Files

Washington - Western governments are demanding that U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet receive full access to sites ...

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal coast into 4th round at French Open

Defending champion Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal each recorded straight-set wins on Friday in their respective third-round matches at the ...

CBBC's move online could damage its identity, value and brand recognition

You may remember when TV channel BBC Three was made an online-only brand in 2016. The reason given at that ...

Bank holidays: how a day off work affects the economy

The Queen's platinum jubilee will be celebrated across the UK with parades, picnics and street parties. But perhaps the most ...

US warns Ukraine of escalation risk Reuters

If Kiev uses NATO weapons to strike inside Russia, it could divide the alliance and escalate the conflict, the report ...

Medvedev open to playing Wimbledon

The Russian would be happy to rock up at SW19 with or without ranking points on the lineWorld number two ...

US warns Ukraine about escalation Reuters

If Kiev uses NATO weapons to strike inside Russia, it could divide the alliance and escalate the conflict, report warnsThe ...

Indian Novel 'Tomb of Sand' Wins International Booker Prize

LONDON - Indian writer Geetanjali Shree and American translator Daisy Rockwell won the International Booker Prize on Thursday for Tomb ...

Visa Scam case: CBI quizzes Karti Chidambaram for second time

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday started questioning Congress MP Karti Chidambaram ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 27

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

PM Modi pays tribute to former PM Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tributes to the country's first Prime Minister ...

US warns Ukraine about escalation media

If Kiev uses NATO weapons to strike inside Russia, that could divide the alliance and escalate the conflictThe US and ...

India can push for Tibet dialogue, says former ambassador

Washington [US], May 27 (ANI): China's conquest of Tibet caused long-term difficulties for India, but the Indian government can still ...

Gay dating app warns users about monkeypox

Grindr has alerted European users to the risk of monkeypox despite experts insisting it's not an STDGay dating app Grindr ...

UK announces levy on energy companies to ease cost-of-living crisis

© Provided by Xinhua Currently, the oil and gas sector pays a 40-percent headline rate tax on profits, making it ...

Moscow warns of new Iron Curtain

The West tries to bar its own people from accessing alternative information on the conflict in Ukraine, Russia's deputy UN ...

Kevin Spacey facing sexual assault charges in UK

London [UK], May 26 (ANI): Oscar-winning Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey has been charged in the UK with four counts of ...

Interview: Can Russian Forces Encircle Ukraine's East?

Russian troops are in the midst of an attack on two cities straddling a river in eastern Ukraine that is ...

Jimmy Kimmel tearfully addresses Texas school shooting incident

Washington [US], May 26 (ANI): American television host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday's episode of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' has ...

Who wins as energy bills soar? Oil and gas companies

Your annual energy bill could rise by another Pound 800 in October according to UK electricity and gas market regulator ...

Pakistan's political upheaval due to domestic factors: UK minister snubs foreign policy claim

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26 (ANI): Rejecting Imran Khan's "utterly fanciful" claim of "outside interference", UK Minister for Armed Forces James ...

Ricky Gervais defends trans jokes in Netflix special 'SuperNature' following backlash

Washington [US], May 26 (ANI): British comedian and actor Ricky Gervais has defended his trans jokes in his latest Netflix ...

China's cross-border e-commerce dazzles overseas markets

© Provided by Xinhua by Xinhua writers Ye Ting, Ding Le, Huo SiyingGUANGZHOU, May 26 (Xinhua) -- As one of ...

Kyiv Mayor: Ukraine is 'Key for Freedom in the World'

Calling Ukraine the "key for freedom in the world," Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko urged support Thursday for his country in ...

UK rolls out 25% windfall tax on energy profits

The measure aims to ease the cost-of-living crisisThe UK has introduced a 25% windfall tax on energy producers' profits, which ...

Beijing's quest for global domination exposes 'Espionage Networks' in West

Beijing [China], May 26 (ANI): In a vital quest to emerge as the global superpower, China has embedded spies in ...

Punjab CM meets British envoy to India, discusses tie-ups in education, IT

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], May 26 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Thursday met British High Commissioner to India Alex ...

UK authorities set to snatch away hooligan passports report

The tough measure will be taken ahead of an England football match against GermanyUK authorities will confiscate the passports of ...

Kyiv Mayor: Ukraine is Key for Freedom in the World

Calling Ukraine the "key for freedom in the world," Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko urged support Thursday for his country in ...

Punjab, UK agree for further tie up in agriculture, IT, education

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], May 26 (ANI): Punjab and the United Kingdom (UK) on Thursday agreed to collaborate in the areas ...

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AFC Asian Cup: Indian men's team face Jordan in last preparatory match

Doha [Qatar], May 27 (ANI): Indian men's football team is all set to take on Jordan in a friendly match ...

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

LOS ANGELES - To drive, or not to drive? This Memorial Day weekend, with surging gas prices that are redefining ...

Jose Mourinho now etched in European football history with Conference League title

Rome [Italy], May 26 (ANI): Jose Mourinho on Wednesday became the first coach to win all three current men's UEFA ...

Iranian Religious Song Seen As Attempt To Indoctrinate Children

Iran's clerical establishment is promoting a new religious song as part of what critics say is an attempt to indoctrinate ...

Manchester United to play Atletico Madrid in pre-season friendly

Manchester [UK], May 26 (ANI): Manchester United are set to play Atletico Madrid for a pre-season match before the start ...

CM Baghel inaugurates Chhattisgarh's first football ground in Jagdalpur with running track recognized by FIFA

Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], May 26 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday inaugurated the state's first football ground with ...

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