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Johnny Mercer resigns as defence minister
There has been some breaking news while we have been on air: Johnny Mercer has resigned as defence minister.


Tory win in Hartlepool would send shockwaves through Labour
Hartlepool goes to the polls on the 6th of May following the resignation of the town's Labour MP.


Grenfell residents tell inquiry their concerns were dismissed
This week, some of the residents of Grenfell Tower are getting their chance to give evidence to the public inquiry into the disaster.


European Super League: ‘This is watershed moment’ says Tory MP
Before the reports of Chelsea stating they will withdraw from the European Super League emerged, we spoke to Conservative MP Julian Knight, who is chairman of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee.


UK pledges to slash carbon emissions by 78% by 2035
The government has announced a rapid acceleration in its targets to reduce greenhouse emissions.

Albania News

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Andover Advertiser

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:00:00 +0100
70-year-old Andover man's pleas fall on deaf ears at TVBC
Fifteen months after complaining to the council regarding a dangerous fence on the side of a footpath, a 70-year-old man from South Street in Andover has not received any respite from the council.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Stockbridge drug dealer found with £7k hidden in underpants
A DRUG dealer who was caught with over £7,000 hidden in his underpants has avoided an immediate prison sentence.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:13:31 +0100
Two rescued from car after Tesco Andover roundabout crash
Two people were injured when the car they were travelling in struck a lamppost on Enham Arch roundabout.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:11:20 +0100
Memories of Fyfield's Grand National win 52 years ago
Earlier this month, the Grand National took place for the 173rd time, seeing jockeys vying to win the greatest of horse races.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:15:27 +0100
Andover Town Council objects to chiropractor house plans
The town council has objected to plans that would see a chiropractor’s clinic converted into a dwelling as part of an ongoing saga.

Anphoblacht

Sat, 17 Apr 2021 12:00:00 +0100
D’imigh sin agus tháinig seo, ré nua don Ghaeilge
Pléann an Comhairleoir Cristóir Mac Cafraidh leis an dul chun cinn atá déanta ag comhairlí airid ó thuaidh ó thaobh na Gaeilge.

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 00:25:55 +0100
The two governments can’t be bystanders in stabilising the political process — Declan Kearney
In his latest blog, on the 23rd anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement, Declan Kearney reflects on the need for full implementation.

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:54:15 +0100
Simple questions, hard answers - Ciarán Quinn
Opinion from Ciarán Quinn on the Good Friday Agreement and the current political situation in the north.

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 10:18:58 +0100
Bobby Sands MP
On Thursday, 9 April 1981, Bobby Sands was elected MP for the constituency of Fermanagh and South Tyrone. Sands polled 30,492 votes against unionist candidate Harry West’s 29,046. There were only 3,280 spoilt, highlighting the failure of the SDLP...

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 09:55:21 +0100
Thirty thousand, four hundred and ninety two...
DANNY MORRISON was editor of An Phoblacht/Republican News and Sinn Féin Director of Publicity in 1981 and was a key contact between the protesting prisoners in the H-Blocks and the Republican Movement outside the jail. A former republican POW himsel...

Armenia News

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 13:00:07 +0400
Catholicos of All Armenians heads for Italy

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 12:49:31 +0400
ARF: Armenia PM’s “velvet” attitude towards Turkey, Azerbaijan is unacceptable, condemnable to us

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 12:18:32 +0400
Seoul to ask Pyongyang to continue investigation into South Korean official's murder

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 12:01:22 +0400
Prosperous Armenia Party: Gagik Tsarukyan is now a political prisoner

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 11:33:29 +0400
17 new cases of coronavirus reported in Karabakh

Armenia Panorama

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:41:54 +0400
Artsakh reports 6 fresh COVID-19 cases

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:35:52 +0400
Grammy-winning composer Jim Steinman dies aged 73

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:26:10 +0400
Armenian Foreign Ministry strongly condemns Azerbaijani president’s threats to use force

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:53:23 +0400
Armenia reports 1,033 new COVID-19 cases on April 21

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:45:58 +0400
Armenian ombudsman calls for international attention to Aliyev’s genocidal and fascist statements

Armenian News

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 09:25:10 GMT
New Zealand aims to create smoke-free generation
The plans include the gradual increase of the legal smoking age, which could extend to a ban on the sale of cigarettes.

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:36:51 GMT
Third Pfizer dose "likely" needed within 12 months
Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla also said annual vaccinations against the coronavirus may well be required.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 14:25:03 GMT
Azerbaijanis destroy 18th century mosque in Karabakh
The 18th century mosque was destroyed during the construction of a road connecting Khudaferin, Kubatlu and Lachin.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 09:37:17 GMT
Kanye's $1M Yeezy's could become the world's most expensive sneakers
Put on the market by sneaker collector Ryan Cheng, the prototype Yeezys come in a size 12, West's shoe size.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:14:58 GMT
Biden says all U.S., Nato troops will leave Afghanistan by Sept. 11
Biden said 2,500 U.S. troops plus a further 7,000 from “Nato allies” would gradually leave the country starting on May 1.

Azerbaijan Today

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:50:00 +0400
Civilian death toll in Armenian attacks reaches 16

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:48:00 +0400
Armenian Armed Forces suffer from lack of fuel, ammunition supplies

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:35:00 +0400
MFA: Armenia purposefully targeting Azerbaijani civilians

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:29:00 +0400
OIC Parliamentary Union voice support for Azerbaijan against Armenia

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:17:00 +0400
Azerbaijani civilian killed in Armenian artillery attack on Tartar

Azerbaijan Trend

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:00:18 +0400
На строительство новой школы в Гаджигабуле выделено 5 млн манатов - распоряжение

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:57:23 +0400
Поступления в госбюджет Азербайджана по линии Госналоговой службы превысили прогноз

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:54:00 +0400
Выделены средства на строительство автодороги в Гаджигабульском районе - распоряжение

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:46:19 +0400
BP и Турция согласовали новую цену за транспортировку нефти по БТД - источники

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:39:00 +0400
В Баку на безналичную оплату переведен еще один автобусный маршрут

Basingstoke Gazette

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:30:39 +0100
Police appeal after fire at Wigmore Heath Park in Tadley
POLICE are appealing for information as they investigate an arson incident at a nature reserve in Tadley.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:38:36 +0100
Vigilante signs to warn St Michael's Retail Park shoppers
VIGILANTE signs have been put up in a Basingstoke car park to warn shoppers about the controversial fines dished out to those who unwittingly breach restrictions.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:55 +0100
Hampshire Air Ambulance completes 10,000th mission
A HAMPSHIRE rescue charity has hit a major milestone this week.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:01:04 +0100
Shakespeare Road closure: Senior GP pledges to learn lessons
The organisation responsible for GP services has pledged to learn lessons after a surgery responsible for the care of 14,000 patients was temporarily closed last week.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:33:30 +0100
Shakespeare Road: Services back to 'better than normal'
A senior GP has pledged that services at a surgery in Popley are now "better than business as usual" after its shock closure last week.

BBC News Humberside

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:20:43 GMT
Jack Barnes: Crown Prosecutors to review 'I can't breathe' death
Manslaughter charges are being considered in the case of Jack Barnes who was unlawfully killed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:21:52 GMT
European Super League: Grimsby Town launches shirt amnesty
Grimsby Town offers to exchange shirts for English sides in the European Super League for its own.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:43:49 GMT
Covid-19: Grimsby sixth form offers extra year's study
Students at a college in Grimsby are being offered more time to retake English and maths GCSE exams.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:43:27 GMT
'Skint' finance bloggers ditch Tunbridge Wells for Hull
Ricky and Naomi Willis say Hull "ticks all the boxes" after moving to cut costs during the pandemic.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:07:11 GMT
'World's oldest' Humboldt penguin celebrates birthday
Rosie, now 31, is described as a "grand old lady" by staff at the Yorkshire zoo where she lives.

Belarus Belapan

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:41:35 +0300
Lawyer visits detained chairperson of Belarusian Popular Front

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:12:54 +0300
Foreign Minister Makiej: No point in new U.S. ambassador coming to Belarus if she is going to call authorities illegitimate

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:56:59 +0300
Two plants restarted at chemical giant Hrodna Azot

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:47:22 +0300
One more pro-opposition Telegram channel declared extremist

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:15:29 +0300
National Assembly expresses “deep indignation” at attempted coup in Belarus

Belarus Belta

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:51:32 +0300
Belarus' Council of the Republic passes bill to prevent Nazism rehabilitation
"Everyone should understand that in the current situation, manifestations of Nazism are an element of the war against the Republic of Belarus,” Belarus' Prosecutor General Andrei Shved said.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:18:47 +0300
CIS drafting statement on cooperation in biosecurity
It is important and timely for the CIS member states to discuss biosecurity. This was stressed during an online meeting of the group of experts responsible for harmonizing the draft statement of the CIS heads of state on cooperation in ensuring biose...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:58:03 +0300
Plans to involve private investors in building rental homes in Belarus
The work is taking place on two fronts. The first one is using idle rental housing of the state housing stock as well as private housing of individuals who have vacant apartments for rent at a market price.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:20:20 +0300
Sabalenka off to a good start in Stuttgart
No.5 seed Belarus' world number 7 Aryna Sabalenka has beat China's Zhang Shuai, 6-2, 6-2 in the WTA 500 event in Germany's Stuttgart.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:53:03 +0300
Makei: Belarus is ready to receive U.S. ambassador any time
According to the foreign minister, it raises eyebrow that the ambassador-designate makes certain statements when visiting Vilnius, Warsaw and other cities. At the same time, our partners do not give a clear answer as to the status in which the ambass...

Belarus Digest

Borehamwood Times

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:00:00 +0100
New planting at Elstree & Borehamwood station welcomed
The first instalment of cash granted after significant disruption to train journeys has been spent at Elstree & Borehamwood station.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 08:16:11 +0100
'Week of action' by police in Hertfordshire to combat knife crime
A police force has announced its officers will carry out a week of action to combat knife crime as part of a national knife crime initiative

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:49:01 +0100
Premier League vows to hold the 'big six' to 'account under its rules'
The statement comes Boris Johnson warned he is prepared to introduce new legislation to prevent the formation of a European Super League.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:11:43 +0100
150-year-old driving offence could still land you two years in prison
The law comes from 19th Century legislation but remains available to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) to this day.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:04:56 +0100
Dowden says Government will 'do what it takes' to block European Super League
The Government has said it will do "whatever it takes" to prevent a controversial breakaway European Super League involving some of England’s biggest football teams.

Bournemouth Echo

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Inside Bournemouth post office after fire
THESE videos and pictures show the shocking extent of damage caused after a fire ripped through a Bournemouth post office.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Sea View Coaches liquidation going ahead with payout to creditors
A COACH company which was a well-known name in Dorset for generations is being liquidated following its collapse last year.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:30:21 +0100
Crime-fighting app is launched in Bournemouth
AN APP has been launched in a bid to crack down on crime and anti-social behaviour as Bournemouth prepares for its busiest summer ever.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
The most 'inconsiderate' and 'nightmare' parking seen in Dorset
When we asked our readers to send us their photos of terrible parking in Dorset, you did not disappoint.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
"Minimal" increase in crime from pop-up beach restaurants
THERE will be a “minimal” increase in crime and anti-social behaviour created by pop-up beach restaurant plans, according to Dorset Police.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:21:00 +0100
Dad-of-two with designer clothing caught hiding inside Bradford cannabis farm
Police called to an ongoing burglary found the house door smashed and cannabis plants strewn over the steps, Bradford Crown Court heard today.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:46:02 +0100
Public horrified after badger killed and burned in BD15
MEMBERS of the public have responded in horror after a badger was killed and burned in Bradford.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:51:10 +0100
Wetherspoon open for hour extra at reopened Bradford branches
THE opening hours of two reopened Wetherspoon branches in the Bradford district will be extended as more of its pubs return.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Court date set for lockdown-defying Quinn Blakey Hairdressing owner
A COURT date has been set for a lockdown-defying salon owner.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
No date yet for reopening of Bradford's mirror pool
THE re-opening of Bradford's Mirror Pool has been delayed by the pandemic's impact on global trade.

Bridgwater Mercury

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:04:56 +0100
Hundreds of jobs at risk as Argos confirms Bridgwater distribution centre closure plan
ARGOS has said it is set to close its Somerset distribution site, with more than 200 jobs said to be at risk.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:02:19 +0100
Mendip residents asked to complete Recycle More survey
SOMERSET residents are being asked to give their feedback on the county’s new recycling scheme ahead of the next phase of the roll-out.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:30:53 +0100
PICTURES: Evelyn Waugh's Somerset home up for sale
THE Somerset home of writer Evelyn Waugh is up for sale - which a whopping £5.5 million asking price.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Taunton Magistrates' Courts results
A PROLIFIC thief has been jailed for more than six months for a string of shoplifting offences.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Employee leaves Muller in Bridgwater after letter suggesting Covid-19 absences were 'ingenuine'
A FORMER factory employee made a “life-changing” decision to leave the company, after they received a letter suggesting their Covid-19 isolation absences could be “ingenuine”.

Bridport News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Letter: Retiring shop owner says farewell to community
AS I HAVE served Queen and Country for 25 years in the Royal Navy and then served my loyal customers at Pets Direct & Aquatics for the last 26 years it is now time to hang up my fish net and ease into retirement.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
West Dorset libraries reopen
LIBRARIES in west Dorset have reopened their doors - and residents are being advised on what to expect.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Letter: 'Dorset not excluded from Government drive to build'
‘FAR from the madding crowd’s ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn’d to stray; Along the cool sequester’d vale of life; They kept the noiseless tenor of their way.’ Thomas Gray.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Burton Bradstock Village Hall Trust AGM to take place next week
THE annual general meeting for Burton Bradstock village hall will take place at the end of the month.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:35:28 +0100
This could be the reason you are getting so many scam texts and calls
A number of UK retailers and banks have been name-dropped in an attempt to dupe unsuspecting victims out of their hard-earned cash.

Bucks Free Press

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Chalfont St Peter church could be converted into new flats
Huge plans for a new residential development that would include the conversion of a church in Chalfont St Peter have been submitted to the council.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Where are the Midsomer Murders filming locations tours in Bucks?
Buckinghamshire is trying to boost its tourism numbers by launching a new campaign based on Midsomer Murders.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Chiltern Shakespeare Company's Sue Thorndike passes away
A woman who came to England as a refugee during World War Two and later helped set up a Shakespeare theatre company in the Chilterns has died.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:20:01 +0100
Man arrested for alleged drug crimes near Aylesbury
A man has been arrested following a drugs raid near Aylesbury.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:18:09 +0100
Luton man charged with drug crimes in Aylesbury
A 30-year-old man has been charged several drug crimes in Aylesbury.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:04:56 +0100
Hundreds of jobs at risk as Argos confirms Bridgwater distribution centre closure plan
ARGOS has said it is set to close its Somerset distribution site, with more than 200 jobs said to be at risk.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:02:19 +0100
Mendip residents asked to complete Recycle More survey
SOMERSET residents are being asked to give their feedback on the county’s new recycling scheme ahead of the next phase of the roll-out.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:30:53 +0100
PICTURES: Evelyn Waugh's Somerset home up for sale
THE Somerset home of writer Evelyn Waugh is up for sale - which a whopping £5.5 million asking price.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:21:12 +0100
Kitchen bungalow fire on Honeyhurst Lane, Rodney Stoke, Cheddar
TWO women were treated for smoke inhalation after a chip pan fire last night (April 20).

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Taunton Magistrates' Courts results
A PROLIFIC thief has been jailed for more than six months for a string of shoplifting offences.

Chard and Ilminster News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:04:56 +0100
Hundreds of jobs at risk as Argos confirms Bridgwater distribution centre closure plan
ARGOS has said it is set to close its Somerset distribution site, with more than 200 jobs said to be at risk.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:02:19 +0100
Mendip residents asked to complete Recycle More survey
SOMERSET residents are being asked to give their feedback on the county’s new recycling scheme ahead of the next phase of the roll-out.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:30:53 +0100
PICTURES: Evelyn Waugh's Somerset home up for sale
THE Somerset home of writer Evelyn Waugh is up for sale - which a whopping £5.5 million asking price.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Second Covid jab for Burnworthy House, South Petherton
RESIDENTS and staff at a care home in Somerset received their second Covid vaccination this week - including 104-year-old Gwyneth.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Taunton Magistrates' Courts results
A PROLIFIC thief has been jailed for more than six months for a string of shoplifting offences.

Chronicle Live

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:25 +0000
Fans claim 'dream' TV role reason for Holly's This Morning absence
Holly Willoughby has been missing in action from This Morning with Rochelle Humes standing in for her

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:14:13 +0000
GMB star Alex Beresford 'desperately avoiding' Line of Duty
Good Morning britain host Alex Beresford has revealed why he's been 'desperately avoiding' Line of Duty so far

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:53:47 +0000
Metro employee spat at in station assault
Northumbria Police have released images of two men officers want to speak to, who they believe may be able to help with enquiries

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:48:56 +0000
Annoyed Good Morning Britain viewers demand urgent shake up
Some GMB viewers are calling on bosses to shake things up on the ITV show but others say the current hosts are the 'future'

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:08:56 +0000
Heatwave set to hit Britain 'within weeks' as warm spell continues
Weather forecasters say this summer could be the hottest in over a decade and temperatures could hit 32C in some parts of the country

Coventry Telegraph

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:39:46 +0000
Tory aim to ‘build back better’ with election pledges
Voters will go to the polls on May 6

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:04:31 +0000
Sainsbury's urgently recall dates over Hepatitis fears
The supermarket is urging customers to return the fruit

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 07:31:22 +0000
Leamington man charged with terror offences
Ben Styles, 23, was arrested by counter terror police on Monday April 12

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:58:32 +0000
Rules for Prince Philip's funeral includes no singing
Social distancing will also be in place

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0000
When popular market and car boot will reopen
It is known for being one of the biggest in the Midlands

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:48:00 +0200
Vakcíny od Johnson & Johnson dostanou praktičtí lékaři ve čtvrtek
Praha - Vakcíny od firmy Johnson & Johnson dostanou praktičtí lékaři ve čtvrtek. Dnes distributor ověřuje pravost jednotlivých balení a vyskladňuje zboží. ČTK to napsal Martin Nesrta,...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:30:00 +0200
U Dašic na Pardubicku archeologové našli unikátní pohřebiště
Dašice (Pardubicko) - Jižně od Dašic na Pardubicku archeologové našli pohřebiště, kde předci pohřbívali mrtvé kontinuálně více než 3600 let. V budoucnu místem povede napojení na...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:29:00 +0200
Ruská policie před protestem podniká domovní prohlídky a zatýká
Moskva - Ruská policie před dnešními protesty přívrženců uvězněného opozičního předáka Alexeje Navalného podniká domovní prohlídky a zatýká. Podle tiskových agentur policisté...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:24:00 +0200
Ombudsman loni přijal 7926 podnětů z celé ČR, v 19 případech využil sankce
Brno - Kancelář veřejného ochránce práv v Brně loni přijala 7926 podnětů. Novinářům to řekl ombudsman Stanislav Křeček. Je to o 86 podnětů více než o rok dříve. Nejvíce se jich...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:21:00 +0200
Světovým autem roku je opět elektromobil
Elektrické SUV, které Volkswagen na celém světě nabízí s označením ID.4, se stalo Světovým autem roku 2021 (World Car of the Year). Rozhodlo o tom hlasování 93členné odborné novinářské...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:21:00 +0200
Jakub Kulhánek to be appointed foreign minister
Jakub Kulhánek to be appointed foreign minister

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:45:00 +0200
Bellingcat: Senior GRU leader directly involved in Czech arms depot explosion
Bellingcat: Senior GRU leader directly involved in Czech arms depot explosion

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:30:00 +0200
PM apologizes for saying Vrbětice blasts did not constitute state terrorism
PM apologizes for saying Vrbětice blasts did not constitute state terrorism

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:26:00 +0200
Prague to ask EU, NATO allies for show of solidarity in row with Russia
Prague to ask EU, NATO allies for show of solidarity in row with Russia

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:08:00 +0200
Russia’s Rosatom excluded from Dukovany power plant tender
The Czech government issued a resolution on Monday which excludes the Russian state corporation Rosatom from the Dukovany power plant tender. The decision comes in the aftermath of recently surfaced evidence that suggests Russia’s military intelli...

Daily Mail

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:00:32 GMT
Apple unveils long-awaited AirTags to help users find missing items with 'Find My' app
Apple officially unveiled its long-awaited AirTags. The small, circular device can be attached to keys, a wallet or any object. If the item goes missing, users can track it via the Find My app.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:07 GMT
Moment Biden and Kamala call George Floyd's family after Derek Chauvin was found guilty
President Joe Biden on Tuesday called family members of George Floyd after a jury announced a verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial - and said he was 'relieved.'

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:30:02 GMT
Derek Chauvin: A bullying loner and police veteran of 19 years
A Minneapolis Police veteran of 19 years, he acted more like a ruthless Wild West sheriff than a modern day lawman.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:19:09 GMT
'Always and forever, black lives matter': Clintons respond to Chauvin conviction
The Clintons praised the verdict and said it was 'painfully clear' law enforcement must do better. The Obamas called for the elimination of racial bias from the nation's criminal justice system.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:14:15 GMT
The pandemic is killing plastic: Barclaycard caps are the final straw
Credit card provider Barclaycard is facing a mass exodus of loyal customers after suddenly slashing the credit limits of more than 100,000 customers by as much as 99 per cent.

Daily Star

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:07:47 +0000
Ex-Man Utd star's wife delights fans in sizzling sunbathing topless selfie
Javier Hernandez's WAG Sarah Kohan stripped down to tiny bikini bottoms to catch some rays in her garden. The model once said "being naked" is one of her favourite things

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:50:04 +0000
Sick stalker set up tent in mum's garden and let himself in to make cup of tea
Stalker Robert Biddle, 49, turned up at a woman's house he once visited after a night out nine years earlier and made himself a cup of tea, starting two-and-a-half years of unwanted visits

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:43:17 +0000
Harry 'misses Queen's birthday' as he returns to US to see Meghan and Archie
Her Majesty turns 95 on Wednesday, but the Duke of Sussex has reportedly already flown back to the US after Prince Philip's funeral and will not be in the UK to mark the occasion

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:50:17 +0000
Scorching 32C weather predicted 'within weeks' as mini heatwave continues
Forecasters are predicting the mercury could soar to 32C "within weeks". Experts think this summer may be the hottest in over a decade as sun seekers revel in scorching conditions

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:58:04 +0000
Brits desperate for a summer holiday could use free NHS Covid tests to cut costs
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has hinted that faster lateral flow tests that give results in 30 minutes could be used in the future to reduce the cost for families travelling abroad

East London and West Essex Guardian

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Council denies closing funfair in mourning for Prince Philip
Waltham Forest Council has denied asking a local funfair to close in mourning for Prince Philip after parents complained.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:34:01 +0100
Sadiq Khan: Devolution 'integral' to the country's future
Sadiq Khan has said that further devolution is “integral to the future of our country” as he seeks greater powers as mayor if re-elected on May 6.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:23:42 +0100
Amazon to open first hair salon in London
Amazon has opened its first hair salon in the UK.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:22:02 +0100
London Mayor election: What have the candidates promised?
The leading candidates in the race to be the next Mayor of London have now all published their manifestos outlining their plans for the next three years.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:21:09 +0100
London Fire Brigade called to Ilford fire by Met Police
Police officers dealing with a nearby incident when they noticed to smoke billowing from a building in Ilford on Sunday.

El Pais (sp)

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 17:13:44 +0200
Un periodista que viajó a Milán para cubrir el Valencia-Atalanta, positivo por coronavirus
Se trata del segundo caso confirmado en la comunidad y el decimoquinto en España desde el lunes

Sun, 1 Mar 2020 15:16:43 +0200
Mapa de la expansión y claves para entender el coronavirus de Wuhan
Qué es, cómo se transmite, cuál es la población más vulnerable y dimensiones del contagio en el mundo

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 15:26:25 +0200
El turismo italiano se resiente; España mira expectante
La patronal hotelera del área de Venecia describe un sector “al borde del colapso”

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 19:26:43 +0200
“La magnitud del problema del coronavirus no será diferente a una gripe”
Ángel Gil de Miguel, catedrático de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública de la Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, lanza un mensaje de tranquilidad

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 13:36:34 +0200
Seis italianos encerrados por partida doble
Los compañeros de viaje de los cuatro positivos en Canarias están aislados del resto en el hotel en cuarentena

Epsom Guardian

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
New cafe opening in Kingston today creates new jobs
A new cafe opening on Thames Street in Kingston today (Wednesday, April 21) will be owned by a Kingstonian resident and has created 10 new jobs in the town, its backers have said.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:48:00 +0100
Sam Potter: Surrey teenager died 'after uni drinking game'
An undergraduate student from Hersham in Surrey died after a university rugby club drinking game went tragically wrong, an inquest into his death has heard.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:11:05 +0100
8 London filming locations perfect for Netflix’s Bridgerton
Raunchy period drama Bridgerton will return for a second, third and fourth series, it has been confirmed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:18:14 +0100
Police make arrest after newborn lamb goes missing in Epsom
Police have arrested a person and appealed for information after a newborn lamb was reported missing in Epsom this morning (Tuesday, April 20).

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:19:15 +0100
Grieving Queen 'distracted' by two new companions at Windsor Castle
One Wednesday, the Queen will celebrate her 95th birthday, days after Prince Philip's funeral.

Estonia

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:10:09 +0300
Restrictions to be relaxed in 2 stages starting from April 26
The Estonian government is gradually relaxing anti-COVID-19 restrictions starting from April 26; stores will be permitted to open and primary school children switch back to contact learning from May 3.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:48:45 +0300
Seer ready for major challenge
Vaccination in the COVID-19 pandemic reached a new level on Monday when Marek Seer was appointed head of a nationwide vaccination organization working group. Seer, who has served on the board of the Tartu University Hospital and headed the Valga Hosp...

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:41:20 +0300
Tiny part of half a million in salary hikes donated
The salaries of ministers, the president and MPs were hiked by €321-494 a month due to indexation last April. While many politicians promised to donate the advance to show solidarity with the people in the coronavirus crisis, it now turns out donat...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:41:56 +0300
Valdo Põder: Police officers mocked all day
Valdo Põder, head of the North Police Prefecture’s maintenance of law and order bureau, said on the “Otse Postimehest” webcast that forceful police tactics deployed on Toompea Hill on Sunday were his decision and that he sees no reason to resi...

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:29:52 +0300
EKRE scores and promises to back down
The saga of amending the Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control Act (NETS) is coming to a close. While head of the opposition Conservative People’s Party (EKRE) Riigikogu group Henn Põlluaas still said that bill 347 SE will be frozen in parl...

Estonia Post Times

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:10:09 +0300
Restrictions to be relaxed in 2 stages starting from April 26
The Estonian government is gradually relaxing anti-COVID-19 restrictions starting from April 26; stores will be permitted to open and primary school children switch back to contact learning from May 3.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:48:45 +0300
Seer ready for major challenge
Vaccination in the COVID-19 pandemic reached a new level on Monday when Marek Seer was appointed head of a nationwide vaccination organization working group. Seer, who has served on the board of the Tartu University Hospital and headed the Valga Hosp...

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:41:20 +0300
Tiny part of half a million in salary hikes donated
The salaries of ministers, the president and MPs were hiked by €321-494 a month due to indexation last April. While many politicians promised to donate the advance to show solidarity with the people in the coronavirus crisis, it now turns out donat...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:41:56 +0300
Valdo Põder: Police officers mocked all day
Valdo Põder, head of the North Police Prefecture’s maintenance of law and order bureau, said on the “Otse Postimehest” webcast that forceful police tactics deployed on Toompea Hill on Sunday were his decision and that he sees no reason to resi...

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:29:52 +0300
EKRE scores and promises to back down
The saga of amending the Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control Act (NETS) is coming to a close. While head of the opposition Conservative People’s Party (EKRE) Riigikogu group Henn Põlluaas still said that bill 347 SE will be frozen in parl...

Euro Weekly

Europe

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:08 +0200
UN renews call for Princess Latifa's release, says UAE hasn't provided any 'concrete' information
Experts mandated by the UN said on Tuesday that they "are alarmed" that they have yet to receive "concrete information from the authorities" on Latifa's situation.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 23:12:39 +0200
George Floyd death: Ex-police officer Derek Chauvin found guilty of third-degree murder
President Joe Biden said the verdict "can be a giant step forward" in the fight against systemic racism in America but stressed that "it's not enough".

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 20:42:39 +0200
President Joe Biden praying for 'right' verdict in Derek Chauvin trial
US President Joe Biden says he believes that the evidence in Derek Chauvin's trial is "overwhelming" and he is praying for the "right" outcome.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 20:31:04 +0200
Czech minister calls for European solidarity over spat with Russia
The Czech Republic and Russia are embroiled in a row over allegations of Russian involvement in a 2014 explosion.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:52:43 +0200
Russian police detain close Navalny allies ahead of mass protests and Putin address
Alexei Navalny's supporters will hold nationwide rallies over his deteriorating health during President Putin's state of the nation speech on Wednesday.

Europe BBC

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:31 GMT
Russia's Putin to give key speech amid tensions with West
Tensions over Ukraine and dissident Alexei Navalny overshadow President Putin's national address.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:01:31 GMT
Navalny's supporters fear Russia's Putin wants him dead
President Putin's leading critic is on hunger strike and ahead of planned street protests they warn he could die.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 23:15:36 GMT
Coronapas: The passport helping Denmark open up after Covid
Football fans, museums and restaurants are opening up, but Danes will have to show a corona passport.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:44:20 GMT
European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition
All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League formally withdraw from the competition.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:22:36 GMT
Climate change: Growing doubts over chip fat biofuel
A new study questions the sustainability of used cooking oil imports into Europe to make biodiesel.

Evening Telegraph

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:43:00 +0000
‘I was terrified’ — Motorists feared someone would be killed in high speed Angus police chase
Terrified motorists caught up in a high speed police chase in rural Angus  feared someone was going to be killed.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:55 +0000
SPONSORED: Moving for a career in seafood can give you a bright future

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0000
Dundee United defender Jamie Robson hopes Terrors can return to Hampden after five years in the wilderness
Hampden days out were almost expected when Jamie Robson first broke into the top-team dressing-room at Dundee United.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:45:44 +0000
£58 million Dundee lottery winners team up to help city’s birds
Two lucky Dundee couples who won big on the lottery have teamed up to help the city's wild birds.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:30:00 +0000
Dancing Queen, it’s 17: Bingo through the decades in Dundee as halls prepare to reopen in May
As restrictions start to ease, bingo fans will be preparing their dabbers and their best "HOUSE!" calls as halls throughout the area prepare to welcome punters hoping to hit the jackpot.

Express and Star

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:00:17 +0000
Collapsed rubbish tip deal 'mess' sparks Dudley blame game
A blame game erupted between councillors in Dudley after a deal to allow some residents to use a Wolverhampton tip collapsed.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:59:08 +0000
Clothing and fuel price hikes put inf...
Clothes discounting was still unseasonably high, the ONS said

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:57:09 +0000
Boris Johnson told Sir James Dyson he...
The entrepreneur is said to have lobbied the Prime Minister after being unable to get assurance from the Treasury on overseas staff working in the UK.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:54:14 +0000
Dance teacher achieves dream of opening her own studio
A young dance teacher is celebrating lockdown restrictions being finally lifted so that she can achieve her dream of opening her own studio in Wolverhampton.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:48:10 +0000
New football regulator ‘not off the t...
Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said it was also right to look at how fans can have a stake in their clubs.

Finland Today

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:11:04 +0000
214 New Coronavirus Infections in Finland; Two New Deaths
Here's our latest coronavirus update.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:53:05 +0000
Paper Giant Stora Enso to Shut Down Two Mills in Finland and Sweden; Affects Jobs of 1,110 People
According to Stora Enso, both Veitsiluoto and Kvarnsveden mills are loss-making, and their profitability is expected to remain unsatisfactory also going forward.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 17:36:02 +0000
Russia’s Nornickel to Supply Critical Metals for Johnson Matthey’s Battery Factory in Finland
Nornickel Harjavalta’s product range will be playing an important role in satisfying British Johnson Matthey’s requirements.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 13:28:44 +0000
156 New Coronavirus Infections in Finland; 4 New Deaths
Here's our latest coronavirus update.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 07:48:53 +0000
Changes in Coronavirus Vaccine Order
The amended decree will specify Finland’s current order of priority for a coronavirus vaccination. It will also expand the group of people authorized to administer vaccines.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:54:09 +0300
Corona crisis increases need for child protection services, survey finds
The THL and child welfare union say the crisis worsened already-present shortcomings within child protection services.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:16:31 +0300
Wednesday's papers: Exit strategy, mill closure woes, snow on the way
Midweek Finnish dailies focus on the government Covid exit strategy, budget talks, a wintry setback and other topics.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:58:10 +0300
Several minors suspected in fatal stabbing at Helsinki Central Station
According to police, a 24-year-old victim was stabbed during a fight between about 10 young people.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:00:49 +0300
Court orders high-earners' tax data made public again
Media outlets, including Yle, had complained about the decision to conceal names of people earning over €100,000 per year.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:53:12 +0300
Messages reveal far-right cops discussed killing, spying
The redacted messages were released following a ruling by a Turku court this week.

France 24 Live News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:25:25 GMT
EU agrees to be carbon neutral by 2050 on eve of US-led climate summit
The European Union reached a tentative climate deal that should make the 27-nation bloc climate-neutral by 2050, with member states and parliament agreeing on the targets on the eve of a virtual summit that U.S. President Joe Biden will host.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:10:18 GMT
Black teenager shot dead by US police in Ohio
Police in the US state of Ohio fatally shot a Black teenager who appeared to be lunging at another person with a knife, less than an hour before former officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd. The shooting occurred at a tense ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:08:14 GMT
At Madrid rehab, Covid survivors fight to regain mobility
At a rehabilitation centre inside a Madrid hospital, Covid patients drag an oxygen tank with them everywhere, even when exercising on a treadmill. Although the vaccines have raised hopes the pandemic will soon end, many who are battling to get over...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:24 GMT
'Cheerio, Cheerio, Cheerio': newspapers bid good riddance to hated Super League
British newspapers hailed a "defeat over greed" and a victory for fans on Wednesday after all six English clubs withdrew from the European Super League, leaving the controversial project in tatters. The Super League promised annual games between th...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:50:17 GMT
ISS sets its research scope on longer space missions
Detect harmful radiation, pilot a rover module, learn better sleep and body maintenance: astronauts aboard the International Space Station are preparing for future missions even further afield -- from the Moon to, one day, Mars. The latest arrival ...

France RFI

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:42 GMT
Japan PM sends offering to controversial shrine honouring war dead
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga sent a ritual offering Wednesday to the controversial Yasukuni shrine that honours war dead, including perpetrators of the country's World War II atrocities on its neighbours. South Korea expressed "deep disap...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:41 GMT
Sri Lanka Catholics slam govt over Easter attacks probe
The head of Sri Lanka's Roman Catholic Church on Wednesday accused the government of stalling investigations into Easter Sunday bombings two years ago that killed 279 people. Nearly 200 people were arrested within days of the suicide attacks on hot...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:40 GMT
Instagram lets users filter insults in private message requests
Instagram started offering users on Wednesday the option to filter incoming direct message requests for hurtful language, a step aimed at showing the Facebook-owned social network is serious about reducing online harassment. "Because DMs are privat...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:48:18 GMT
Sri Lanka's 'Mrs World' quits amid criminal charges
A Mrs World winner facing criminal charges after an on-stage fracas at a Sri Lankan beauty pageant has relinquished her title, organisers said Wednesday. Caroline Jurie made international headlines after yanking the crown off the winner at the loca...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:17 GMT
France to ease curfew, travel limits on May 2: presidency source
France plans to lift travel restrictions and ease a nationwide curfew on May 2 on expectations that daily Covid-19 cases will soon begin falling, a source close to the presidency told AFP. President Emmanuel Macron also intends to stick to a goal o...

French News Online

Gazette Live

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:14:29 +0000
Driver guilty of causing death by careless driving on country lane
Kane Jordan lost control of his Mercedes van Solihull and hit pickup van which then landed on top of victim's Honda Civic

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0000
Tory candidate pledges support to bring back empty police station
All four candidates have now been confirmed for one Stockton Council seat

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0000
Pervert who assaulted child had sickening images on USB key ring
Stuart Andrew Henderson, 44, was found with over 1,400 category A images

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 23:01:00 +0000
Parents of Steven Clark tell of tears and son's new 'girlfriend'
ITV documentary 'Accused of Murdering Our Son - The Steven Clark Story’ will follow Doris and Charles Clark after their arrest

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 18:35:41 +0000
'Our little star': Devastated family shares stillbirth heartbreak
Complications were detected late into Chloe Miller's pregnancy showing that baby Jude's kidneys hadn't developed properly

Gazette News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:05:52 +0100
Why TV fitness icon Mr Motivator is giving Essex care home residents a much-needed boost
WELLBEING and fitness legend, Mr Motivator is beaming into more than 70 care homes across Essex to give residents and staff a much-needed boost.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:19:35 +0100
Star Wars Coryton Refinery: Producers and stars 'seen filming' at Essex site
Crews and stars and writers of the Stars Wars series were seen filming at an Essex site, according to Star Wars Sessions.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Experts in Essex to answer questions on Covid vaccine and pregnancy
HEALTH experts will be answering questions people may have relating to the Covid vaccine, fertility, pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Terminally ill man in plea to fly in helicopter in Essex
A TERMINALLY-ill man has appealed for help to fulfil his final wish to fly in a helicopter in the skies above Essex.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
How long does it take to sell a house in Essex?
A NEW data tool has revealed the fastest and slowest times it takes to sell a house in Essex.

Germany

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 18:29:28 +0200
The Failure of Germany's Coronavirus Strategy: Disagreement and Dithering
Chancellor Angela Merkel is pushing for legal changes that would give the federal government more powers to stop the spread of the coronavirus. But the states are pushing pack.

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 18:28:52 +0200
The Illusion of Rapid Antigen Tests: Insensitive and Inefficient
Germany is hoping that rapid antigen tests will help navigate the country out of the third coronavirus wave currently gripping the country. But they aren't up to the task. Other strategies could prove more effective.

Thu, 8 Apr 2021 17:23:58 +0200
AstraZeneca: Getting Vaccinated Should Have Made Me Happy. Then Came the Headlines
I’m 30 years old and I received my first shot of the AstraZeneca vaccine at the beginning of March. Then the news broke about problems with thrombosis. This is a story about trust – and how quickly it can be lost.

Wed, 7 Apr 2021 13:27:00 +0200
Campaign Kicks Into High Gear:
Germany's vaccination campaign is running sluggishly, but that's about to change quickly. The situation could ease considerably -- and that well before the end of the summer, with vaccine deliveries set to increase dramatically in the coming weeks.

Tue, 6 Apr 2021 19:05:33 +0200
A Third Wave Washes over Germany as Vaccination Campaign Mounts
Medical professionals and virologists in Germany have been clear in their message: The third wave of the coronavirus must be stemmed through tough measures, otherwise the consequences will be dramatic. So, why are Angela Merkel and her state governor...

Germany European News

Thu, 1 Apr 2021 11:53:55 +0200
Underage Refugees: The Desperate Children of Moria
One boy has to sell his brother to the smugglers, another leaves his sister behind. DER SPIEGEL has spent months documenting the fates of four unaccompanied minors from the Moria camp on Lesbos. Not all of them make it to Germany.

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 19:53:00 +0100
Three Teenage Refugees Await Trial in Malta: "How Are We Supposed to Be Terrorists?"
Three teenagers stand accused of hijacking a merchant vessel to get to Malta. They face stiff sentences – even though the case against them still hasn't been proven. The young men, it seems, have been caught up in a story that is bigger than their ...

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 17:09:05 +0100
Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury: "Planes Are Safe Places, Even in Corona Times"
In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury is critical of Europe's management of the pandemic. He argues that airplanes are safe and that passengers and business travelers will eventually be flying again.

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:24:28 +0100
Slovakian President Zuzana Čaputová On the Errors Made in the Pandemic: "We Underestimated the Danger"
There are few other places in the world with a COVID-19 death rate as disproportionately high as the one in Slovakia. In an interview, President Zuzana Čaputová concedes that mistakes were made and explains why her country is considering deploying ...

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:24:09 +0100
EU Diplomat Josep Borrell: "I Should Have Indulged My Desire To Argue a Little More"
The EU's top diplomat, Josep Borrell, was made to look foolish by Russia's Foreign Minister Lavrov during a recent press conference. In an interview, he explains why he didn't fight back harder.

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Greek Reporter

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:46:35 +0000
Greece's exit from Schengen will not solve the refugee crisis
tsipras-tousk.jpg As stated by European Council President Donald Tusk after his meeting the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at Maximou residence. ...

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:54:05 +0000
Incompetence fails SYRIZA’s governing
12715551_1021794801216661_3889761652356951816_n.jpg Иn his new book entitled "SYRIZA: The Failure of Populist Promises" to Cas Mudde, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University...

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 11:08:39 +0000
Pensions, taxes and non-performing loans hinder negotiations with creditors
imagehandler_10.jpg According to Mario Draghi, the fast completion of the monitoring is as important as carrying it under conditions of trust. read more

Mon, 15 Feb 2016 20:22:57 +0000
5.2 on the Richter scale rocked the Peloponnese
seismos_1.jpg The earthquake was felt shortly after 09:00 pm today, its epicentre was about 25 kilometres southeast of the town of Pyrgos at a depth of about 5 kilometres. read more

Mon, 15 Feb 2016 20:09:22 +0000
Christ crucified again ... in Crete
newego_large_t_1101_54634165_type13145.jpg Nikos Kazantzakis' novel has a contemporary resonance in relation to the refugee crisis and other problems of our time, said director Thodoris Papadou...

Harrow Times

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Harrow Conservatives respond to Streetspace feedback report
Harrow Conservatives criticised a “waste of taxpayers’ money” on contentious traffic schemes after a report highlighted their unpopularity.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:34:01 +0100
Sadiq Khan: Devolution 'integral' to the country's future
Sadiq Khan has said that further devolution is “integral to the future of our country” as he seeks greater powers as mayor if re-elected on May 6.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:34:40 +0100
Pop Golf set to open at Boxpark Wembley in May
Boxpark Wembley is set to launch a new pop music themed crazy golf course when customers will be allowed to dine inside.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:57:32 +0100
Man jailed for spitting at Northwick Park station staff
Forensics teams used DNA to trace a man who spat at staff after begging for a free journey.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:22:02 +0100
London Mayor election: What have the candidates promised?
The leading candidates in the race to be the next Mayor of London have now all published their manifestos outlining their plans for the next three years.

Herald Scotland

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Alba manifesto launch: Alex Salmond aims to silence ‘cheating’ claims
ALEX Salmond will today launch the first manifesto for his list-only Alba Party, citing a new poll which shows voters don’t believe it is “cheating” the Holyrood system.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:21:59 +0100
Covid LIVE: Lateral flow testing available from Monday
Welcome to our Covid-19 live blog, bringing you all the latest updates from across Scotland.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:19:17 +0100
Derek Chauvin guilty of George Floyd murder: Biden hails 'giant step toward justice in America'
US President Joe Biden has welcomed the conviction of Derek Chauvin, calling it a "moment of significant change" after the white former police officer was found guilty of murdering 46-year-old black man George Floyd.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Long Covid: Glasgow hospital could help address patient surge
A FORMER GP has called for full funding to be restored to an award-winning hospital that provides holistic care, to tackle an anticipated surge in Long Covid.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:08:00 +0100
Ferguson Marine: SNP MSP Stuart McMillan 'shocked' over ministers' £790k a year payout to fixer
A senior SNP MSP has told of his shock after it emerged that ministers are paying a Ferguson Marine 'turnaround director' more than £790,000 a year to resolve a ferry building fiasco.

Hungary Budapest Business Journal

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 15:30:00 GMT
Slovakia trade surplus increases in October
Slovakiaʼs trade surplus rose to EUR 807.5 million in October from EUR 304 million in the same month last year, data from the countryʼs statistical office showed on Wednesday. 

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 13:30:00 GMT
Bulgaria retail sales decrease in October
Bulgariaʼs retail sales decreased by 5.3% year-on-year in October after falling by an annual 6.7% in the previous month, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on Wednesday, citing preliminary working-day adjusted data. 

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 12:40:00 GMT
Record cargo traffic at BUD Cargo City in November
Cargo traffic at Ferenc Liszt International Airport in November exceeded the quantity recorded in the same month last year by 6.3%, making the volume of goods handled during the month the highest on record in the history of the airport, according to ...

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 12:05:00 GMT
Minister proposes suspension of dedicated shopping hours for elderly
Minister for Families Katalin Novák said she would propose to Prime Minister Viktor Orban that dedicated shopping times for the elderly be suspended during the holidays, according to a report by Hungarian news agency MTI.

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 11:30:00 GMT
Albania inflation rate edges down in November
Albaniaʼs annual inflation rate fell to 1.6% in November from 2% in the previous month, data from the Tirana-based Institute of Statistics (Instat) showed on Wednesday.

Iceland Monitor

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:29:00 +0000
Sequence Analysis Helps Trace COVID-19 Infections
Sequence analysis has proven an essential tool to help trace COVID-19 infections in society.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:31:00 +0000
COVID-19 Symptoms Linger for Months, Study Reveals
Thirty-two percent of people diagnosed with COVID-19 still suffered serious symptoms five to 11 months after falling ill.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:37:00 +0000
Oscar-Nominated ‘Húsavík’ Recorded in Húsavík
A music video for the song “Húsavík – My Home Town,” from the film Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, was recorded in Húsavík, North Iceland, over the weekend.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:43:00 +0000
One Month Since Beginning of Unusual Eruption
A month has passed since the beginning of the eruption in Geldingadalir valleys, Fagradalsfjall mountain, Southwest Iceland.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 10:31:00 +0000
Sharp Increase in Number of New COVID-19 Cases in Iceland
Thirteen new domestic cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Iceland on Saturday, and preliminary figures suggest that more than 20 new domestic cases were confirmed in the country yesterday.

Iceland Review

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:45:57 +0000
BREAKING: Prime Minister Announces Stricter Border Policy
At a press conference held just moments ago, led by Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir, Minister... The post BREAKING: Prime Minister Announces Stricter Border Policy appeared first on The Reykjavik Grape...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:35:39 +0000
Human Trafficking Survivor Facing Deportation Challenges Decision In Court
Uhunoma Osayomore, an asylum seeker who fled human trafficking and violence in Nigeria and is now facing deportation from Iceland,... The post Human Trafficking Survivor Facing Deportation Challenges Decision In Court appeared first on The Reykjavik ...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:20:42 +0000
Almar Atlason’s Party Funeral: An Exhibition Of Beauty, Suffering & A Colourful Daze
“The paintings were all done on La Réunion, which is an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, just... The post Almar Atlason’s Party Funeral: An Exhibition Of Beauty, Suffering & A Colourful Daze appeared first on The Reykjavik Grap...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:14:08 +0000
Reporters Without Borders: Iceland Slips Down Press Freedom Ranking
Iceland has moved from 15th to 16th place on Reporters Without Borders’ (RSF) World Press Freedom Index for 2021, in... The post Reporters Without Borders: Iceland Slips Down Press Freedom Ranking appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:20:43 +0000
Former Independence Party Councilman In Support Of Reducing Speed Limits In Capital Area
Gísli Marteinn Baldursson, former Reykjavík City Councilman for the Independence Party, has recently come out in favour of reducing the... The post Former Independence Party Councilman In Support Of Reducing Speed Limits In Capital Area appeared fi...

Impartial Reporter

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0100
Probation order for Tyrone man found with depraved child sexual images and videos
A County Tyrone man who claimed to have descended into internet pornography after a relationship broke down, then drifted into “repugnant” child sexual imagery, has been placed on Probation for three years.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:07:00 +0100
Fermanagh man who killed friends in crash sentenced to over five years
A young man who killed two friends and left another in a wheelchair for life when the car he was driving at speed crashed in County Donegal has been jailed for more than five years.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:15:42 +0100
Infrastructure Minister confirms return to driving tests
INFRASTRUCTURE Minister Nichola Mallon has confirmed plans for a priority booking system for driving tests following the Executive’s decision to reinstate practical driving tests from April 23.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:10:17 +0100
Fermanagh and Omagh Covid-19 cases remain low
The Department of Health are reporting a further four positive cases of Covid-19 in Fermanagh and Omagh in the last 24 hours.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:56:25 +0100
A look back at Fermanagh in days gone by
Here are some of the photographs from the archives of The Impartial Reporter over the years.

Inverness Courier

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New allegations of bullying at NHS
NHS Highland has been rocked by fresh bullying allegations as a former non-executive director claimed she was forced to resign.

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 06:00:00 GMT
Cash boost in pipeline for city
ELITE pipers congregating for the world’s most prestigious piping competition will bring Inverness a multimillion-pound economic boost this week.

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 19:15:00 GMT
Gang planned to flood Inverness with cocaine, heroin and Etizolam
A GANG caught with more than £600,000 of cocaine, heroin and Etizolam planned to flood Inverness with drugs, a court was told today.

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 16:00:00 GMT
Firefighters attend vehicle fire on A9 near Daviot
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were called to deal with a car on fire on the southbound carriageway of the A9.

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 15:20:00 GMT
Greens politician to retire
One of the longest serving and most passionate of all Highland politicians has announced that he will retire at the end of his current term.

Ireland Headlines

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:33:33 +0000
Chauvin verdict a 'giant step' towards justice - Biden
US President Joe Biden has called the guilty verdict in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with the murder of George Floyd "a giant step" toward justice in the US.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:27:59 +0000
Teenage girl shot dead by police in Ohio
Police in the US city of Columbus in Ohio fatally shot a black teenage girl they confronted during an attempted stabbing, as seen in police video footage of the encounter, authorities said.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:49:58 +0000
Chauvin convicted of all charges in George Floyd death
Former US police officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of African-American man George Floyd in a case that shocked the US, laying bare deep racial divisions.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:03:51 +0000
View from Minneapolis: 'A step in the right direction'
Loud cheers erupted from the crowds that had gathered outside Hennepin County Courthouse in downtown Minneapolis when the verdict was announced.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:57:31 +0000
Super League to 'reshape the project' after withdrawals
The dust is still settling after Premier League clubs bowed to supporter pressure and reduced the controversial plans for a breakaway Super League to rubble,

Ireland IrishExaminer

Italy

Krakow Post

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 12:58:31 +0000
I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you might have it
Coronavirus is on the rise in Poland again. Think you might have it? Follow our instructions to get tested, stay safe, and comly with Poland's pandemic regulations. The post I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you migh...

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 23:53:03 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020
Thousands of people from the LGBTQ community and their allies gathered on Krakow's Main Square Saturday for the 16th annual Equality March in support of their rights and in celebration of their identities. The post PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020 ...

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 18:56:25 +0000
What is ‘LGBT ideology,’ and why are Polish people talking about it?
The phrase "LGBT ideology" makes about as much sense as "redhead ideology" or "left-handed ideology." The post What is ‘LGBT ideology,’ and why are Polish people talking about it? appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 18:11:26 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Black Lives Matter march
This afternoon over a thousand people peacefully gathered in Krakow during sporadic rain in memorial of George Floyd, a black The post PHOTOS: Krakow Black Lives Matter march appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 06:13:45 +0000
Sunday march for George Floyd to be held in Krakow
A peaceful march in memory of George Floyd, a black man recently murdered by US police, will be held in The post Sunday march for George Floyd to be held in Krakow appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Liverpool Echo

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 08:27:23 +0000
Nan, 79, finds 'rusty batteries' inside Birds Eye fish nuggets
Celia Walsh felt something 'grinding against her tooth' after biting into her sandwich

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 08:06:38 +0000
Liverpool councillor and audit committee boss to quit council
Leon Tootle withdraws his nomination papers as fallout from devastating Max Caller Liverpool council report continues

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 08:01:58 +0000
Ryanair boss predicts removal of all travel restrictions by June
Michael O'Leary said the airline would be offering flights to Europe this summer

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 07:29:57 +0000
Corrie star Jack P Shepherd opens up on eating disorder battle
The actor, who plays David Platt in the ITV soap, hit back after being trolled over his weight

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 06:59:17 +0000
Amanda Holden drops biggest hint yet over Blind Date hosting job
The BGT judge said she is working on 'something exciting' with the BBC

Macclesfield Express

Macedonian News Agency

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 19:52:38 +0000
KURIR.MK in the race for most popular web portal in the whole Balkan region
For the first time specialized web portal Media Daily introduced the section “selection of the most popular portals from the Balkan region”, and on the list among most read internet sites is found KURIR.MK. Only three Macedonian internet ...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:13:05 +0000
VMRO-DPMNE’s EC holds its first meeting
The Executive Committee of VMRO-DPMNE held its first session, condemning the political persecution by the government, which through judicial authorities is committed against MPs, artists, police officers and other persons whose only sin is that they ...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:53:05 +0000
New round of talks in New York: Nimetz believes Zaev wants quick solution to name issue
Matthew Nimetz, the UN mediator in the Macedonia-Greece name dispute told Greece’s state broadcaster ERT that there is no new name proposal and that he will put several ideas on the table in an upcoming meeting in New York on January 17, proposals ...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:50:22 +0000
Ohrid named ‘world’s capital of humanism’ by World Organization for Social Integration
The World Organization for Social Integration has issued on its website an exclusive feature about Ohrid and Macedonia describing it as ‘the world’s capital of humanism in honor of St. Clement of Ohrid.’ Clement of Ohrid, a disciple of the sain...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:45:12 +0000
Mickoski: With sporting courage and excellent strategy to another handball victory
Hristijan Mickoski, the leader of VMRO – DPMNE, congratulated Monday’s victory of the Macedonian handball players over the Montenegrin national team on Facebook. “Proof that with a strong will, honest approach and sacrifice everything is possib...

Malta Gozo News

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:25:24 +0000
J&J vaccine: EMA confirms “overall benefit-risk remains positive”
The European Medicines Agency said on Tuesday, that with regard to the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 Vaccine Janssen...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:27:43 +0000
€300,000 post-pandemic support scheme launched for heritage sector
A new €300,000 post-pandemic support scheme for organisations working in the cultural heritage sector, has been launched by...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:12:35 +0000
JCI Gozo – new leadership opportunities from JCI Malta
JCI Malta as announced that it is expanding its networking by setting up a new local organisation –...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:52:47 +0000
13 new Covid-19 cases, 62 recoveries and 2 deaths recorded
There were just 13 new Covid-19 cases recorded in the past 24-hours from 1,584 swab tests – making...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:51:42 +0000
Work underway for Gozo fast ferry berthing at Mgarr Harbour
Work is now underway in Mgarr, Gozo, on the landing/berthing place for the fast ferry service which is...

Malta Independent

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:07:00 +0100
LIVE: Vince Muscat, il-Koħħu, continues testifying in court in Daphne's murder case
The compilation of evidence against two men accused of planting and triggering the bomb which killed journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia continues this morning with the testimony of Vince Muscat.George Degiorgio 55, from St Paul's Bay, known as Iċ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:40:00 +0100
Super League collapses after the 6 English clubs withdraw
The Super League collapsed before a ball was kicked in the European breakaway competition after being abandoned by the six English clubs, leaving the Spanish and Italian participants stranded.Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, Manchester...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:13:00 +0100
Pilatus Bank inquiry ‘does not fall’ under State Advocate’s remit
The magisterial inquiry into Pilatus Bank does not fall under the remit of the State Advocate, the office said in a statement.The office was referring to comments made by Nationalist MP Jason Azzopardi who lamented that no action had been taken again...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:36:00 +0100
TMID Editorial: Muscat-Schembri - Joined at the hip
Joseph Muscat says that he has paid his political price for all that happened under his watch. He believes that his resignation, which came soon after his right hand man Keith Schembri was arrested in connection with police investigations into the mu...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:07:00 +0100
Man arrested, to be charged with drug trafficking
A 38-year-old man is expected to be charged with drug trafficking after he was arrested in Marsa by police.Police said in a statement that the man, who lives in Marsa, was arrested and caught with around 70 packets of drugs suspected to be cocaine an...

Malta Today

Wed,21 Apr 2021 09:53:51 +0200
Bank of Valletta plc: A look-through into the local economy | Calamatta Cuschieri
Markets summary

Wed,21 Apr 2021 09:52:27 +0200
Man arrested over suspected drug trafficking
A 38-year-old man was arrested in Marsa on suspicion of drug trafficking 

Wed,21 Apr 2021 09:35:36 +0200
[LIVE] Daphne murder | Vince Muscat to continue testifying against Degiorgio brothers
Follow us live as the compilation of evidence against two men accused of planting and triggering the bomb which killed journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia continues

Wed,21 Apr 2021 08:01:49 +0200
Solar farm near Ta’ Hammud dolmens ‘unacceptable’ says watchdog
Heritage watchdog warns a farm for over 4,500 solar panels inside the buffer zone of the Ta’ Hammud dolmens in Magħtab will have an ‘unacceptable’ impact on the cultural landscape

Wed,21 Apr 2021 08:00:43 +0200
A solid tourism recovery strategy | Robert Arrigo
Experience, vision and success are vital. The PN will go into more detail for a full, fast and responsible recovery

Northern Ireland BBC

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:23:24 GMT
Naomi Long to raise PSNI funding with NI secretary
An attempted bomb attack on an officer reflects a genuine challenge facing the PSNI, says Naomi Long.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:37:27 GMT
Domestic violence case reform for NI 'disappointing'
The chief inspector of criminal justice says action to improve the system is "more urgent than ever".

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:38:16 GMT
Troubles prosecutions limit 'should apply to all'
A way must be found to put the legacy of the Troubles "behind us", says the veterans' commissioner.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:03:22 GMT
Londonderry: Family of man shot by PSNI make complaint
A solicitor says the family wants to know what justified the use of a gun in Saturday's incident.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:00:31 GMT
NI 100: Majority believes NI will leave UK within 25 years
People on both sides of the Irish border were polled for centenary programme.

Northwich Guardian

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Northwich family raise money and awareness for The Brain Tumour Charity
A DETERMINED brother and sister from Northwich are calling for greater awareness of brain tumours after their beloved dad died from the condition just two months ago.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Northwich man jailed after police found him drunk in street
A NORTHWICH man on the verge of becoming a father for a third time will not be able to see the birth of his child after being jailed by magistrates.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:47:52 +0100
Major National Lottery rule change will see thousands banned from tomorrow
From Thursday, you will have to be 18 to play any National Lottery games.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:02:08 +0100
Dogs and newly born puppies rescued from kitchen fire in Middlewich
TWO dogs and two litters of puppies have been rescued from a kitchen fire in Middewich.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:29:00 +0100
Plant lover creates tropical jungle inside a new shop
A TROPICAL forest has been created inside a new plant shop.

Poland

Poland Krakow

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 12:58:31 +0000
I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you might have it
Coronavirus is on the rise in Poland again. Think you might have it? Follow our instructions to get tested, stay safe, and comly with Poland's pandemic regulations. The post I survived COVID-19 in Poland. Here’s what to do if you think you migh...

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 23:53:03 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020
Thousands of people from the LGBTQ community and their allies gathered on Krakow's Main Square Saturday for the 16th annual Equality March in support of their rights and in celebration of their identities. The post PHOTOS: Krakow Equality March 2020 ...

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 18:56:25 +0000
What is ‘LGBT ideology,’ and why are Polish people talking about it?
The phrase "LGBT ideology" makes about as much sense as "redhead ideology" or "left-handed ideology." The post What is ‘LGBT ideology,’ and why are Polish people talking about it? appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 18:11:26 +0000
PHOTOS: Krakow Black Lives Matter march
This afternoon over a thousand people peacefully gathered in Krakow during sporadic rain in memorial of George Floyd, a black The post PHOTOS: Krakow Black Lives Matter march appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 06:13:45 +0000
Sunday march for George Floyd to be held in Krakow
A peaceful march in memory of George Floyd, a black man recently murdered by US police, will be held in The post Sunday march for George Floyd to be held in Krakow appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Pravda Russian News

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 15:06:00 +0300
Alexei Navanly to be transferred from colony to regional hospital
Alexei Navalny, the founder of the Anti-Corruption Fund (FBK, included by the Russian Ministry of Justice in the register of organizations performing the functions of a foreign agent) is to be transferred from the penal colony to a regional hospital,...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 18:33:00 +0300
The Kremlin unveils Putin's earnings in 2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin earned almost 10 million rubles last year ($134,000). His income was disclosed in a fiscal declaration posted on the Kremlin's website. In 2019, Putin earned 9.726 million rubles. The president owns a ​​77-square-...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 15:09:00 +0300
Russia wants Turkey to approach Crimea issue differently
The Kremlin hopes to convince Turkey that its position regarding the Crimea is wrong, Putin's official spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said, RIA Novosti reports.  Peskov set out a hope that Moscow would eventually be able to convince the Turkish side of ...

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:11:00 +0300
Kremlin responds to Biden's pathetic speech about President 'Clutin'
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the statements from American President Joe Biden, who said that Washington sought to avoid escalation of tensions with Moscow, stated that earlier Vladimir Putin had expressed exactly the same p...

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 13:36:00 +0300
Russia wants no 'one step forward, two steps back' with US
Moscow will respond to new US sanctions on a reciprocal basis in order to ensure its interests in the best possible way, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, TASS reports on Thursday, April 15. “In any case, it is the principle of reciprocity that...

Pravda World News

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:34:00 +0300
In India, crematoriums work non-stop and melt as COVID deaths rise
In India, furnaces of local crematoria started melting being unable to handle the overwhelming quantity of bodies of those who died from the coronavirus infection, Al Jazeera reports, noting that the Indian government is underreporting the COVID-19 d...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:34:00 +0300
Russia suspends flights over Crimea and Black Sea
The region was declared temporarily dangerous for aircraft operations. Earlier, the Russian Ministry of Defense decided to suspend the passage of foreign warships and other public vessels ships in three areas of the Black Sea. Russia has limited avia...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:50:00 +0300
Russia expels two Bulgarian diplomats
Russia has declared two employees of the Bulgarian embassy persona non grata, a statement posted on the website of the Russian Foreign Ministry said. Bulgarian Ambassador Atanas Krystin was invited to the Russian Foreign Ministry, where he was handed...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 13:44:00 +0300
Germany chooses Nord Stream 2
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she had made a choice in favor of the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. “I am aware of contradictions in connection with Nord Stream 2, I know the position of many PACE member states. As the EU, we...

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 16:34:00 +0300
Operation Silence: Belarus coup plotters caught in the act
The FSB of Russia has distributed the footage of video surveillance over suspects, who allegedly worked to orchestrate a military coup in Belarus and planned to assassinate its president, Alexander Lukashenko. The suspects on surveillance were Belaru...

Radio Poland

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:22:53 +0100
Amazon to open first hair salon in London
Amazon has opened its first hair salon in the UK.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:11:05 +0100
8 London filming locations perfect for Netflix’s Bridgerton
Raunchy period drama Bridgerton will return for a second, third and fourth series, it has been confirmed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:39:15 +0100
Hundreds donate blood plasma in Twickenham after 20-year ban
Hundreds of people have donated blood plasma in Twickenham after a 20-year ban was lifted earlier this year.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:17:14 +0100
Man dies on railway line during Twickenham police pursuit
A man has died on train tracks near Whitton amid a police chase.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:46:31 +0100
Tulips burst into bloom at Hampton Court festival
Hampton Court Palace’s grounds are filled with colour this Spring as Historic Royal Palaces launches its first ever Tulip Festival.

Romania Agerpres

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:03:06 +0300
Guesthouses in the Danube Delta, up to 95 pct booked for Easter mini-holiday
Booking rates for tourist accommodation establishments in the Danube Delta for the Easter mini-holiday is up to 95%, but some economic agents, especially those whose incomes depended on foreign tourism, claim that, although theoretically t...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:00:05 +0300
Rabla car scrappage program to begin on April 26
The budget for the Environment Administration Fund (AFM), the institution that finances the Rabla Clasic and Rabla Plus car scrappage programs, will be presented during Wednesday's Government reunion, and the Rabla program will ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:46 +0300
Additional Act to Government Agreement: Coalition works on solidarity, collegiality principles
The Coalition operates on the principle of solidarity and collegiality, and the Prime Minister will revoke a minister after prior notification of the formation that proposed the minister, on the basis of arguments and after a debate in ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:32:01 +0300
Coalition moves further, important step has been taken for more effective government
The coalition is moving forward and following the two-day talks, an important step has been taken for more efficient government and coherence of political decisions within the coalition, Prime Minister Florin Citu said on Tuesday evenin...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:16:56 +0300
PM Citu, Moldovan President Sandu discuss immunisation of Romanian citizens from Moldova in centres in Romania
Prime Minister Florin Citu on Tuesday had a meeting with the President of the Republic of Moldova, Maia Sandu, on which occasion they discussed the conditions under which Romanian citizens of the Republic of Moldova can get immunised ag...

Romania Insider

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:44:20 GMT
European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition
All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League formally withdraw from the competition.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:59:40 GMT
Boris Johnson told Sir James Dyson by text he would 'fix' tax issue
The prime minister and businessman sent text messages over plans for ventilators during the pandemic.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:56 GMT
Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah: Coroner calls for air pollution law change after girl's death
An inquest finds air pollution "made a material contribution" to Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah's death.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:04:48 GMT
Queen will mark 95th birthday in low-key fashion
The monarch's birthday on Wednesday comes four days after the funeral of her husband, Prince Philip.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:07:55 GMT
Rising fuel costs drive UK inflation to 0.7% in March
The cost of living rose to 0.7% in March, from 0.4% in February, as fuel, transport and clothes prices increased.

Romanian National News Agency

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:03:06 +0300
Guesthouses in the Danube Delta, up to 95 pct booked for Easter mini-holiday
Booking rates for tourist accommodation establishments in the Danube Delta for the Easter mini-holiday is up to 95%, but some economic agents, especially those whose incomes depended on foreign tourism, claim that, although theoretically t...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:00:05 +0300
Rabla car scrappage program to begin on April 26
The budget for the Environment Administration Fund (AFM), the institution that finances the Rabla Clasic and Rabla Plus car scrappage programs, will be presented during Wednesday's Government reunion, and the Rabla program will ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:46 +0300
Additional Act to Government Agreement: Coalition works on solidarity, collegiality principles
The Coalition operates on the principle of solidarity and collegiality, and the Prime Minister will revoke a minister after prior notification of the formation that proposed the minister, on the basis of arguments and after a debate in ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:32:01 +0300
Coalition moves further, important step has been taken for more effective government
The coalition is moving forward and following the two-day talks, an important step has been taken for more efficient government and coherence of political decisions within the coalition, Prime Minister Florin Citu said on Tuesday evenin...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:16:56 +0300
PM Citu, Moldovan President Sandu discuss immunisation of Romanian citizens from Moldova in centres in Romania
Prime Minister Florin Citu on Tuesday had a meeting with the President of the Republic of Moldova, Maia Sandu, on which occasion they discussed the conditions under which Romanian citizens of the Republic of Moldova can get immunised ag...

RT

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:55:42 +0000
Delhi oxygen crisis: Hospitals hover hours from running out amid hike in serious Covid-19 cases
Oxygen reserves at some hospitals in the Indian capital are enough for mere hours of operation, with last-minute deliveries postponing a cut-off for serious patients. The crisis arose amid a spike in Covid-19 infections. Read Full Artic...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:43 +0000
Seoul court refuses to force Japan to compensate WWII-era ‘comfort women’ sexual slavery victims, contradicting previous ruling
A South Korean court ruled that Japan cannot be legally forced to compensate Korean ‘comfort women’ who were rounded up to work in Japanese military-run brothels during WWII. Read Full Article at RT.com

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:29:32 +0000
Russian economy returns to growth after pandemic-fueled downturn
Russia’s GDP expanded 0.5% in March, data from the Ministry of Economic Development shows. It marks the first monthly growth since the coronavirus pandemic began to affect the Russian economy one year ago. Read Full Article at RT.com ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:15:40 +0000
Vaccine supply will increase, says Beijing’s immunization chief, as parts of China face delays to 2nd Covid-19 shot
The head of one of China’s Covid-19 vaccine development projects has promised that the supply of jabs will improve in the coming months, after it was reported that some parts of the country were facing acute supply shortages. Read Ful...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:12:00 +0000
Russia on course to keep global grain supplies high despite export cap
Exports of Russian wheat and meslin flour more than doubled in January-February when compared with the same period of 2020, amounting to 7.59 million tons, according to the Federal State Statistics Service. Read Full Article at RT.com ...

Scotland BBC

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:55:21 GMT
Covid in Scotland: Hospitality, gyms and shops to open from Monday
The first minister confirms that the most significant stage in lockdown easing will go ahead as planned.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:39:27 GMT
Scottish election 2021: How will pupils catch up on lost education?
How well are schools bouncing back from Covid and how are pupils catching up with lost education?

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:51:48 GMT
Scotland's papers: Lockdown easing but still 'confusion over rules'
Differing views on the impact of next Monday's lockdown easing feature on many of Scotland's front pages.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:11:52 GMT
Light aircraft makes emergency landing on Jura beach
Coastguard were airlifted to the inaccessible scene of the crash but no one was hurt.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:37:08 GMT
The Galloway hydro energy scheme that moved a castle
More than 1,500 people worked on the Galloway project at the peak of its construction in the 1930s.

Scotland Herald

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Alba manifesto launch: Alex Salmond aims to silence ‘cheating’ claims
ALEX Salmond will today launch the first manifesto for his list-only Alba Party, citing a new poll which shows voters don’t believe it is “cheating” the Holyrood system.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:21:59 +0100
Covid LIVE: Lateral flow testing available from Monday
Welcome to our Covid-19 live blog, bringing you all the latest updates from across Scotland.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:19:17 +0100
Derek Chauvin guilty of George Floyd murder: Biden hails 'giant step toward justice in America'
US President Joe Biden has welcomed the conviction of Derek Chauvin, calling it a "moment of significant change" after the white former police officer was found guilty of murdering 46-year-old black man George Floyd.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Long Covid: Glasgow hospital could help address patient surge
A FORMER GP has called for full funding to be restored to an award-winning hospital that provides holistic care, to tackle an anticipated surge in Long Covid.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:08:00 +0100
Ferguson Marine: SNP MSP Stuart McMillan 'shocked' over ministers' £790k a year payout to fixer
A senior SNP MSP has told of his shock after it emerged that ministers are paying a Ferguson Marine 'turnaround director' more than £790,000 a year to resolve a ferry building fiasco.

Serbia News

Sky News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:02:00 +0100
'Moment of significant change': Biden hails Chauvin guilty verdict in George Floyd murder
US President Joe Biden has welcomed the conviction of Derek Chauvin and said it can be a "moment of significant change" after the white former police officer was found guilty of murdering 46-year-old black man George Floyd.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:08:00 +0100
Cheers and tears as jury finds Derek Chauvin guilty of murder
Minneapolis had been braced for this moment.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:20:00 +0100
Liverpool owner apologises to fans, Klopp and players for aborted Super League bid
The owner of Liverpool FC has apologised to fans, manager Jurgen Klopp and his players over the club's bid to join the European Super League - which has now been aborted.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:44:00 +0100
Queen to mark her 95th birthday without Prince Philip
The Queen will celebrate her 95th birthday today - just days after the funeral of her husband Prince Philip.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:24:00 +0100
Govt should set legally-binding air pollution targets after 9-year-old's death, coroner says
Legally binding targets for particulate matter pollution should be looked at by the government, the coroner in the inquest of nine-year-old Ella Kissi-Debrah has said.

Slovak Spectator

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:44:09 +0200
The talented Roma who are becoming Slovakia's future Olympic hopefuls
Poverty-stricken young athletes Daniel Kováč and Annamária Horváthová used to train wearing ripped shoes and ballerinas.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:05:00 +0200
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 764 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has exceeded 377,400.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:03:34 +0200
News digest: No expulsions yet, Slovak authorities monitoring the situation
Teachers vaccinated with AstraZeneca will soon receive second dose. Criminal charges filed against former special prosecutor.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:58:13 +0200
Police officer attacked a homeless person lying on the ground. He stole alcohol, the police explained
Inspection service of the Interior Ministry to look into the case.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:49:50 +0200
Six parties would make it into parliament, extremists not among them
Hlas remains the strongest party, according to recent AKO poll.

Slovakia News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:01 +0000
The talented Roma who are becoming Slovakia's future Olympic hopefuls
Poverty-stricken young athletes Daniel Kováč and Annamária Horváthová used to train wearing ripped shoes and ballerinas. Published: Wednesday, April 21, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:50:01 +0000
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 764 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has exceeded 377,400. Published: Wednesday, April 21, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:50:02 +0000
News digest: No expulsions yet, Slovak authorities monitoring the situation
Teachers vaccinated with AstraZeneca will soon receive second dose. Criminal charges filed against former special prosecutor. Published: Tuesday, April 20, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:50:02 +0000
Police officer attacked a homeless person lying on the ground. He stole alcohol, the police explained
Inspection service of the Interior Ministry to look into the case. Published: Tuesday, April 20, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:50:02 +0000
Six parties would make it into parliament, extremists not among them
Hlas remains the strongest party, according to recent AKO poll. Published: Tuesday, April 20, 2021Full story: Slovak Spectator

Slovakia Spectator

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:44:09 +0200
The talented Roma who are becoming Slovakia's future Olympic hopefuls
Poverty-stricken young athletes Daniel Kováč and Annamária Horváthová used to train wearing ripped shoes and ballerinas.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:05:00 +0200
Coronavirus in Slovakia: 764 new cases confirmed (graphs)
The total number of cases has exceeded 377,400.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:03:34 +0200
News digest: No expulsions yet, Slovak authorities monitoring the situation
Teachers vaccinated with AstraZeneca will soon receive second dose. Criminal charges filed against former special prosecutor.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:58:13 +0200
Police officer attacked a homeless person lying on the ground. He stole alcohol, the police explained
Inspection service of the Interior Ministry to look into the case.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:49:50 +0200
Six parties would make it into parliament, extremists not among them
Hlas remains the strongest party, according to recent AKO poll.

Slovenia Times

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:01:56 +0000
Another proposal to include unaffiliated MPs in parliament’s bodies defeated
Ljubljana – A proposal to reshuffle parliamentary working bodies to include four unaffiliated MPs who have recently defected was rejected on Tuesday after the first was voted down last week. Nevertheless, the centre-left opposition parties and ...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:14 +0000
Chief epidemiologist quits Covid-19 advisory team again
Ljubljana – Mario Fafangel, the head of the centre for communicable diseases at the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ), has resigned from the team advising the government on measures to contain coronavirus, saying decisions taken are of...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:58:47 +0000
Curve of infections continues on downward trajectory
Ljubljana – Slovenia’s curve of coronavirus infections keeps on its downward trajectory; 718 people tested positive on Monday to push the rolling 7-day average down further by 48 to 737, data released by the government show. Five patients...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:56:48 +0000
All Koper-Divača review procedures complete as Strabag’s appeal rejected
Ljubljana – The National Review Commission has rejected the appeal by the Austrian builder Strabag against the decision by the state-owned company 2TDK to pick a Slovenian-headed consortium as the contractor for the Divača-Črni Kal section of...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:55:33 +0000
Slovenia loses four spots in World Press Freedom Index
Paris – Slovenia has lost four spots to rank 36th among 180 countries in the 2021 World Press Freedom Index compiled by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), with the report warning of the “dangerous path for press freedom” in Slovenia. ...

South Wales Argus

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0100
Blackwood mum of boy killed in crash speaks out
THE MOTHER of a 12-year-old boy who was killed after he was hit by a car while out riding his bike has shared her story of an horrendous wait for closure which she says is still ongoing.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0100
Chepstow Town footballer locked up for robbery
A MASKED robber who punched his victim 20 times in the face during a terrifying night-time attack has been locked up.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:06:19 +0100
Coronavirus latest updates for Newport, Cwmbran and Gwent
Follow along live throughout the day for all of the latest coronavirus updates as they break. We will also be bringing you the most up-to-date stats from Public Health Wales when the become available later on.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0100
Monmouthshire pubs to reopen weeks after those in England
PUBS in Monmouthshire will be able to reopen from Monday - and they are no less excited at the prospect than the patrons eager for that first sip since last year.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0100
Cwmbran and Pontypool pub owners react to reopening date
PUB OWNERS and landlords are preparing to reopen on Monday following first minister Mark Drakeford confirming on Monday night that outdoor hospitality will be able to reopen.

St Albans Review

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 08:16:11 +0100
'Week of action' by police in Hertfordshire to combat knife crime
A police force has announced its officers will carry out a week of action to combat knife crime as part of a national knife crime initiative

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:49:01 +0100
Premier League vows to hold the 'big six' to 'account under its rules'
The statement comes Boris Johnson warned he is prepared to introduce new legislation to prevent the formation of a European Super League.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:11:43 +0100
150-year-old driving offence could still land you two years in prison
The law comes from 19th Century legislation but remains available to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) to this day.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 15:14:30 +0100
Police investigate assault in Park Street Lane in How Wood
Police sealed off a junction and forensics were seen combing an area for clues after reports of an assault last night.

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 17:00:00 +0100
Hertfordshire County Council now does Covid contact tracing
Hertfordshire County Council has taken over responsibility for identifying contacts of people who have tested positive for coronavirus.

Swiss Info

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:56:00 GMT
FIFA president condemns breakaway European Super League
Gianni Infantino has condemned the “closed shop” European Super League and warned the clubs involved of the consequences. “We can only strongly disapprove of a Super League which is a closed shop, a breakaway from current institutions,” Infa...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:38:00 GMT
CureVac seeks Covid-19 shot approval in Switzerland
German drugmaker CureVac has submitted an application for the approval of its Covid-19 mRNA vaccine with Swiss drugs regulator Swissmedic. Until now Switzerland has approved three vaccines, two of which are being used. Switzerland has already placed...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:55:00 GMT
Switzerland expresses concern about Navalny’s health
The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) says it is worried about Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's health. The opposition leader has been transferred to a prison hospital near Moscow after 20 days on hunger strike. The Swiss foreign ministry ...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:29:28 GMT
Swiss National Park joins exclusive list of protected areas
Switzerland’s only national park, located in canton Graubünden, has been included on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)’s ‘green list’ of best governed protected areas in the world. Only 59 protected areas feature on...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 09:15:00 GMT
Chair of pharma firm Roche advocates mandatory Covid-19 vaccination
Christoph Franz said he was in favour of compulsory jabs if vaccination coverage rates were insufficient and if there was a social consensus on the issue. "Solidarity is needed to overcome this crisis together," Franz said in an interview with the ...

The Argus

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:14:25 +0100
Man dies after falling ill at Peacehaven Golf Club
An ELDERLY man has died after falling ill at a golf club.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:26:37 +0100
Moulsecoomb Primary School forced to become academy
A PRIMARY school has been forcibly taken over by an academy chain – whose director was an Ofsted inspector that helped kickstart the process.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Shoreham stabbing: Jordan Bell guilty over Nicolson Drive raid
A YOUNG thug was found guilty of over his role in a “terrifying” gang burglary and stabbing.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Sussex mum to host charity picnic in memory of her son
The Sussex mother of a boy who died from a brain tumour is to host a charity picnic in memory of her son.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Babes in the Wood: Jennifer Johnson makes gaslighting claims
A DETECTIVE in the Babes in the Wood investigation has been accused of “gaslighting” the girlfriend of the killer, a court heard.

The Nordic Page

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 16:15:45 +0200
Reserachers in Norway Study Connection between Sunbathing and Corona Infection

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 21:15:16 +0200
Norway Postal Service Becomes the World's First To Use Electric Trucks

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 11:49:25 +0200
Worrying Trend in Norway: Young People Have the Highest Corona Infection Rate

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:55:21 +0200
Norway opens the borders for Europe on 15 July

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 18:58:07 +0200
Norway provides funding for UN Migration Trust Fund

Think Spain

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:55:42
Balenciaga's last town to showcase life of Spain's most élite fashionista
A COSTA Blanca town where a world-renowned haute couture designer passed away will host a unique one-off exhibition of his life and works to mark the 50th anniversary of his death. 

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:15:53
Spanish historians discover humans' mammoth-hunting habits
HUMANS in southern Europe used to hunt mammoths 30,000 years ago, Spanish archaeologists have confirmed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 00:55:31
'Lockdown year' sees e-book sales take off in Spain
SALES of e-books in Spain rocketed by 43% last year, and fiction was the most popular type, according to one of the country's leading distributors.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 21:55:11
Overhaul of roads on 26 Mijas urbanisations planned
A COMPLETE upgrade of roads on numerous urbanisations in Mijas (Málaga province) is about to go ahead with a budget of just over €2 million, the town council has revealed.

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 19:30:15
Repsol Guide 2021: Spain's answer to Michelin stars for the country's top eateries
NETTING a Michelin star or several may be every chef's or restaurant owner's ultimate dream – the Olympic gold medal and the Oscar of one's catering career – but those based in Spain are just as focused on chasing the sun.

This Is Local London

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Wimbledon theatre school re-launch scholarship programme
A Wimbledon-based theatre school is offering opportunities for youngsters in a bid to boost self-esteem and confidence.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:00:00 +0100
Farmer Simon Brice is new High Sheriff of Essex
The new High Sheriff of Essex is setting out on his year in office not only with a true sense of resolve, but also a sense of humour.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:55:39 +0100
Green Party candidate joins speed trap police in Northolt
THE Green Party candidate for Mayor of London, Sian Berry, joined police yesterday (20) beside the A312 Church Road, close to the Target Roundabout.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Gates on Epping Forest road to be locked overnight
Motorists will be prevented from driving along a road through Epping Forest at certain times of day from the end of this month.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Harrow Conservatives respond to Streetspace feedback report
Harrow Conservatives criticised a “waste of taxpayers’ money” on contentious traffic schemes after a report highlighted their unpopularity.

Times of Malta

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:18:00 +0200
Difficult to distinguish elite from recreational sport says Charmaine Gauci
Superintendent for Health Charmaine Gauci said that it was difficult for health authorities to distinguish between elite and recreational sport as a ban all organised sport remained in place in Malta. For more than a month, the Legal...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:07:00 +0200
Man. Utd executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward to leave club
Ed Woodward is to step down as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman at the end of this year, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday. The 49-year-old former investment banker is believed to have been one of the prime mo...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:02:00 +0200
Black teenager shot dead by US police in Ohio
Police in the US state of Ohio fatally shot a Black teenager who appeared to be lunging at another person with a knife, less than an hour before former officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd. The shooting occur...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:57:00 +0200
Man arrested after Marsa cocaine and heroin seizure
Police have arrested a 38-year-old man after he was caught carrying drugs ready for trafficking. The man, who lives in Marsa, was arrested in Triq it-Tigrija, Marsa by Drug Squad police assisted by the Rapid Intervention Unit. He was...

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:52:00 +0200
COVID-19 leads to bigger mobile data consumption, demand for fast broadband
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a greater demand for fast and ultra-fast fixed broadband, larger volumes of mobile voice and bigger mobile data consumption, according to a preliminary review for the year by the Malta Communications ...

Tottenham Independent

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:22:53 +0100
Amazon to open first hair salon in London
Amazon has opened its first hair salon in the UK.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:34:01 +0100
Sadiq Khan: Devolution 'integral' to the country's future
Sadiq Khan has said that further devolution is “integral to the future of our country” as he seeks greater powers as mayor if re-elected on May 6.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:00:00 +0100
Four-storey flats set for detached homes site in Haringey
A developer won permission to build 24 new homes on the site of two detached houses despite concerns over affordable housing.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:00:00 +0100
Six candidates running for election in Jubilee ward, Enfield
The candidates vying for a seat on Enfield Council in Jubilee ward have been revealed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:00:00 +0100
Roads to be closed in Enfield from Sunday for roadworks
Roads in Enfield are set to be temporarily closed while roadworks are carried out from this weekend.

Turkey

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:52:00 Z
Turkey appoints family, labor, trade ministers
Turkey replaced the country’s trade minister and appointed two ministers to newly established ministries early on April 21, the Official Gazette announced. 

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:02:00 Z
Afghanistan peace talks in Istanbul postponed, says FM Çavuşoğlu
Turkey announced on April 20 that it is postponing a much-anticipated Afghan peace conference in Istanbul until the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:09:00 Z
Turkey to establish Egypt friendship group: Lawmaker
Turkey's ruling AKP will propose the establishment of a parliamentary friendship group with Egypt, a senior party lawmaker said on April 20.

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 16:38:00 Z
Coronavirus death toll reaches 36,613 as daily cases hit 61,028
Turkey's confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 61,028 as the daily patients increase by 2,895 in the past 24 hours, and 346 more people have died, taking the death toll to 36,613, the Health Ministry announced on April 20.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 Z
‘Plant library’ in Istanbul hosts some 37,000 species
Dubbed as the “Plant Library of Turkey,” the Forestry Faculty of Istanbul University, located in Istanbul’s Sarıyer district, hosts some 37,000 plant species found in the country’s rich flora.

UK BBC

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:44:20 GMT
European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition
All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League formally withdraw from the competition.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:59:40 GMT
Boris Johnson told Sir James Dyson by text he would 'fix' tax issue
The prime minister and businessman sent text messages over plans for ventilators during the pandemic.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:56 GMT
Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah: Coroner calls for air pollution law change after girl's death
An inquest finds air pollution "made a material contribution" to Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah's death.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:04:48 GMT
Queen will mark 95th birthday in low-key fashion
The monarch's birthday on Wednesday comes four days after the funeral of her husband, Prince Philip.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:07:55 GMT
Rising fuel costs drive UK inflation to 0.7% in March
The cost of living rose to 0.7% in March, from 0.4% in February, as fuel, transport and clothes prices increased.

UK Daily Express

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:15:00 +0100
Thousands watch footage as bullies batter young girl and 'rip her hair out'
A VIOLENT gang of teenage girls were filmed battering a child and yanking her hair in ugly scenes.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:19:13 +0100
Nigel Farage demands immediate end to ALL Covid restrictions after just one death recorded
NIGEL FARAGE has demanded the immediate end of all Covid restrictions after figures released on Monday revealed just one person died in England from coronavirus in the previous 24 hours.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:09:33 +0100
Travel warning: Caution urged with holiday booking as green list to be announced
BORIS JOHNSON has warned against booking a trip now before a list of countries and their risk of coronavirus contagion is announced next month.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:12:13 +0100
Covid jab breakthrough! Data shows just 32 in hospital with virus after vaccine dose
CORONAVIRUS data has shown just 32 people have been hospitalised with the disease after having a vaccine dose.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0100
Euromillions Jackpot: Lucky Brit scoops heart-stopping £59million prize
A LUCKY Brit has won Tuesday's EuroMillions jackpot worth £59million, according to reports.

UK Independent

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:58:00 GMT
Almost half of UK population think systemic racism plagues society, survey suggests
Exclusive: Less than one in five Britons polled believe recent race commission report will have a positive impact on society

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:10 GMT
Boris Johnson told James Dyson over text he would ‘fix’ company’s tax issue
“I will fix it tomo! We need you’

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:39:57 GMT
Fuel and clothes price rises push inflation up to 0.7%
End of heavy discounting on common goods means prices are rising again

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:39:19 GMT
Brexit news – live: Boris Johnson told James Dyson he would ‘fix’ tax, as NI ‘would vote to stay’ in UK
Follow the latest from Westminster and beyond

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:51:16 GMT
UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast
Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today.

UK Telegraph

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:34:04 GMT
Watch: 'George Floyd got his justice'- Minneapolis celebrates as Derek Chauvin found guilty of murder

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:25:27 GMT
Ramadan 2021: fasting, prayer and how Muslims celebrate the revelation of the Koran

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:24:53 GMT
Anzac Day 2021: how the Gallipoli battle helped Australia and New Zealand forge national identities

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:24:33 GMT
St George's Day 2021: how the dragon-slayer became the patron saint of England

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:09:52 GMT
Northern Ireland lockdown: the rules that will change this week

UK Times

Ukraine News

Unian News Agency

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:55:00 +0300
Kyiv may ease lockdown bans before month-end
The capital has been in the "red" zone since March 23rd.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:30:00 +0300
Ukraine ready for war, but won't stop fighting for peace in Donbas through diplomacy – Zelensky
Zelensky says Ukrainians need to be vigilant, but not afraid.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:05:00 +0300
Ukraine to boost diesel output, imports in face of possible shortage
Ukraine intends to increase diesel imports through seaports, buy more fuel from Poland and Lithuania, as well as and ramp up domestic output, according to the energy ministry.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:40:00 +0300
Finance Ministry borrows almost UAH 4.6 bln on domestic market
Funds were raised through the sale of four packages of securities.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:20:00 +0300
Hryvnia rate almost unchanged against U.S. dollar on April 21
The rate against the euro is fixed at UAH 33.74.

Wales Online

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 08:32:43 +0000
Third wave in UK could see another 50,000 deaths, says vaccine expert
"A big third wave could still end up with 30,000 to 50,000 deaths, potentially"

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:57:19 +0000
Why Meghan isn't in the UK and won't go to Prince Philip's funeral
Prince Harry has flown home alone after the loss of his grandfather

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:38:37 +0000
NHS website crashes as under-50s invited to book a Covid jab
“We are working to resolve these issues. Thank you for your patience.”

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:32:26 +0000
People urged to wear masks outside when they go to pub
Pubs in England reopened this week for outdoor drinking

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:22:49 +0000
How to get a Covid vaccine if you are under 50
Those aged between 45 and 50 are now being invited to book themselves in for a jab

Wandsworth Guardian

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:22:53 +0100
Amazon to open first hair salon in London
Amazon has opened its first hair salon in the UK.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:11:05 +0100
8 London filming locations perfect for Netflix’s Bridgerton
Raunchy period drama Bridgerton will return for a second, third and fourth series, it has been confirmed.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 11:47:29 +0100
Channel 4: St George's 24 Hours in A&E wins award
St Georges Hospital has won an award for a special episode of 24 Hours in A&E with the British Heart Foundation.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:19:15 +0100
Grieving Queen 'distracted' by two new companions at Windsor Castle
One Wednesday, the Queen will celebrate her 95th birthday, days after Prince Philip's funeral.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:09:20 +0100
Sunny weather set to stay in south London for coming week
The sunny weather is set to stay in south east London for the coming week, the Met Office has said.

Watford Observer

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:20:59 +0100
Emergency services rush to M1 after crash near Watford - live
Emergency services are working on the M1 near Watford this morning following a crash.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:08:29 +0100
The Colombia Press in Watford will reopen on April 26
Another Wetherspoons pub in Watford will open its doors next week as the easing of lockdown continues.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Rollout of first Covid vaccines in Watford slows down
The effects of Covid-19 vaccine supply constraints are being felt in Watford, where the number of first jabs administered has dropped, figures show.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:42:12 +0100
Oliver Dowden praises teams withdrawing from European Super League
Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has declared the withdrawal of all six English clubs from the European Super League a “victory for fans”.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Car insurance accident claims in Watford among highest in UK
Drivers in Watford remain some of the most accident-prone in England, according to data from MoneySupermarket.

Western Daily Press

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:18:23 +0000
Asda, Morrisons and Lidl parent parking rules
With prams that are too big to get out the side and faffing around getting the little ones out of the child seat - that extra space is really useful

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:43:53 +0000
Plans for 80 homes approved - in 20 minutes
The new homes will be built near the town's new McDonald's restaurant

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:51:14 +0000
Somerset Argos site confirmed to close as '230 jobs at risk'
A leading union has described the move as a 'slap in the face'

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:06:58 +0000
Benedict Cumberbatch samples Somerset cider on film set
The actor was spotted on Burrow Hill Farm with a bottle of cider in his hand

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:08:09 +0000
Somerset record three further coronavirus deaths as cases rise in all areas
The Government said a further 33 people had died across the UK

World Bulletin

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:31:04 +0200
Ukraine invites Russia to Donbas for peace talks
President Volodymyr Zelenskiy invites counterpart Vladimir Putin 'to stop the deadly mathematics of future military losses'.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:24:57 +0200
COVID-19: Indian opposition party leader tests positive
Country records nearly 260,000 new infections.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:21:56 +0200
Cholera cases decreasing in West, Central Africa: UN
Democratic Republic of Congo most affected country in region by cholera epidemics in last 5 years.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:02:15 +0200
'Over 120 wounded in DR Congo protests, violence'
Reports of children going missing amid violence during anti-UN protests, says Int'l Committee of the Red Cross.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:44:31 +0200
EU to provide 651,000 vaccine doses to Western Balkans
BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine doses will be funded by European Commission, says EU statement.

York Press

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 04:00:00 +0100
E-bikes rental scheme launches in York - as e-scooters upgraded
ELECTRIC bikes are now available to hire across York - and 250 rental e-scooters have been upgraded with smaller decks to stop two people riding them at the same time.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:14:28 +0100
Police appeal after Land Rover stolen from Aislaby, Whitby
THIEVES have stolen a Land Rover.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:45:18 +0100
The Parvin in Haxby voted to have the best takeaway in York
THE votes have been counted and The Press can now reveal the winner of the Best Takeaway in York competition.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:29:36 +0100
Crashed car set on fire in Barlow near Selby
POLICE and firefighters were called in after a crashed car was set on fire.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:30:00 +0100
Pavers Foundation hands £5k cash boost to disability charity
A YORK-BASED foundation has handed a £5,000 cash boost to a charity which puts together learning projects for those living with disabilities - to help with the group's choir.

Your Local Guardian

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:29:54 +0100
Wetherspoon to reopen 44 more pubs next week
Wetherspoon is to open more of its pubs across the country next week as the easing of the lockdown continues, the company has announced.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0100
New cafe opening in Kingston today creates new jobs
A new cafe opening on Thames Street in Kingston today (Wednesday, April 21) will be owned by a Kingstonian resident and has created 10 new jobs in the town, its backers have said.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Wimbledon theatre school re-launch scholarship programme
A Wimbledon-based theatre school is offering opportunities for youngsters in a bid to boost self-esteem and confidence.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:56:53 +0100
Man atop bridge at Mitcham Eastfields Station helped down
A man who reportedly "threatened to jump" from a bridge at Mitcham Eastefields Station earlier today (Tuesday, April 20) has been helped down by emergency service personnel.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:48:00 +0100
Sam Potter: Surrey teenager died 'after uni drinking game'
An undergraduate student from Hersham in Surrey died after a university rugby club drinking game went tragically wrong, an inquest into his death has heard.

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