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Immigration white paper – don’t hold your breath
If you were holding your breath for the immigration white paper best to breathe out now. Much delayed and much anticipated, it seems that the wait is nowhere near over. Despite an Instruction from Theresa May to get it out before the summer recess, S...


The artist behind the Serpentine Lake’s giant new sculpture
They’ve wrapped up the Reichstag in silk – and surrounded entire islands with fabric. The artist Christo, and his late wife – are known for being big and being bold. Now Christo has brought his first major work to Britain – wi...


Cost of rebuilding Glasgow School of Art could top £100 million
The cost of rebuilding Glasgow’s much loved School of Art could be at least £100m, experts say – describing the damage caused by Friday’s fire as “overwhelming”. Channel 4 News approached the company carrying out the re...


May pledges £394m a week boost for NHS post-Brexit
NHS England will get a boost of more than 20 billion pounds a year after Brexit, Theresa May has announced – hinting that taxes and borrowing could rise to help pay for it, as well as that so called Brexit ‘windfall’. But it’s...


England fans welcomed by locals in Volgograd ahead of kick-off
Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson reports from Volgograd, Russia.

Albania Economy

Fri, 06 May 2016 17:35:20 +0000
Albanian twins absolved from charges for theft, police could not identify the culprit among them
Albanian twins arrested last year in Italy for multiple burglary were absolved from charges because experts summoned by the court could not identify who among them was the culprit, Italian media reported. “Police had found traces of DNA in a luxury...

Fri, 06 May 2016 09:36:31 +0000
Surrounded by Rising Waters, Villagers Protest “Ridiculous” Compensation
The Albanian Banja Hydro-Power plant is almost finished, but some villagers forced to abandon their homes in the project’s wake lament unfair treatment and meager compensation for their property. Bardha Nergjoni BIRN Gramsh    Rrahime Çarçiu, 7...

Thu, 05 May 2016 22:30:06 +0000
Party leaders in Albania under pressure over justice reform
US and EU Ambassadors stage showdown demanding fast approval of the much delayed constitutional reform that aims to clear out country’s justice system from corruption and political interference. Two most important ambassadors in Albania, Donald Lu ...

Thu, 05 May 2016 13:18:02 +0000
Asylum in Albania? No Thanks! Syrian Refuges Refuse Albania Offer
About 16 Syrian refugees caught by Albania police on Wednesday near the border with Greece, had refused the offer to apply for political asylum in Albania, local media announced. The refugees, part of the group that was blocked in the border between ...

Thu, 05 May 2016 12:44:35 +0000
US, EU Warn Albania Against Judicial Reform Delay
In strongly-worded remarks, the US and EU ambassadors to Tirana said constitutional changes to reform Albania’s flawed justice system must be adopted quickly and a failure to act would have consequences. Gjergj Erebara BIRN Tirana EU ambassador...

Andover Advertiser

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:30:00 +0100
'Treasured' man took own life after errors by mental health system
A 22-YEAR-OLD man was found dead on a building site after mental health teams refused to assess him for support, an inquest has heard.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 +0100
National praise for creative pair who took on innovation challenge
INNOVATIVE students have ranked among the best in the country for their imagination and creativity.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 +0100
Tasty treat for care home residents thanks to fundraising staff
AN ANDOVER care home has been given a cash boost by one of the town’s biggest employers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:43:05 +0100
Hampshire Crime Commissioner raises flag to highlight dangers of domestic abuse during World Cup
AS TEMPERS flare and emotions run high during the World Cup, a new campaign has been launched in Hampshire to raise awareness of domestic abuse.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +0100
Care home residents enjoy a laugh and a yolk with new additions
Residents from an Andover care home have had the joy of watching ‘cute and fluffy’ chicks hatch from eggs and seeing them grow over two weeks.

Anphoblacht

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 20:39:22 +0100
Sinn Féin will lead towards a new Ireland - Mary Lou McDonald
Irish politics and society is changing and Sinn Féin needs to be at the fore of driving that change in order to build a new, united Ireland, Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald has said in her address to the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 2018 in Belfast.

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 15:43:04 +0100
Irish unity offers solution to Brexit problems - Professor tells Ard Fheis
A leading human rights professor has said that special status for the north within the EU is required to protect people's rights and that Irish unity offers the best solution to the problems of Brexit.

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 14:26:46 +0100
Unionists need to embrace power-sharing - Michelle O'Neill
Brexit has highlighted the need for unionism need to embrace power and participate in the debate on the creation of a new Ireland.

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 18:14:56 +0100
'A defining period in history' - O'Neill
Ireland is entering a defining period in its history and republicans must lead change to deliver Irish unity, Sinn Féin Deputy Leader Michelle O'Neill tells the opening session of the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis in Belfast.

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:19:45 +0100
Sinn Féin publish Ard Fheis clár
Thousands of Republicans from across Ireland will gather in Belfast's Waterfront Hall this weekend for the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis.  The two-day event will be will be opened by the newly eelcted Sinn Féin Mayor of Belfast Deirdre Hargey on Friday ev...

Armenia News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:01:58 +0400
Shoygu: US missile defenses in Eastern Europe undermine regional stability

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:00:28 +0400
Armenia peacekeeping forces have new brigade commander

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:46:29 +0400
Armenia Police conduct search at Yerkrapah Volunteer Union headquarters (PHOTOS)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:28:41 +0400
Zakharova: US exit from UN Human Rights Council hits its human rights record

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:24:59 +0400
Armenia parliament: Importance of exercising right to self-determination needs to be grasped

Armenia Panorama

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:07:16 +0400
Converse Bank makes car loans more advantageous

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:52:27 +0400
More food earmarked for soldiers discovered at Manvel Grigoryan’s Artsakh house

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:54:03 +0400
Canada becomes second nation in the world to legalize marijuana

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:41:14 +0400
Gazprom Armenia cuts gas price for low-income families

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:07:14 +0400
Tashir Group to partially cover energy costs of Armenia’s low-income families

Armenian News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:15:41 GMT
Rebels in Daraa besieged as Syrian army makes major advance
Led by the Taha Group of the Tiger Forces, the Syrian Arab Army started their operations in northeast Dara’a last night.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:59:50 GMT
Ancient city dating from Ming Dynasty unearthed in China
Archaeologists have discovered a city dating back to the Ming Dynasty (1384-1644) in China's Jiangxi province.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:03:55 GMT
Iraqi forces vow response to alleged U.S. strikes in Syria
Iraq’s Kata’eb Hezbollah has vowed to respond to alleged U.S. airstrikes that killed at least 22 Iraqi paramilitary fighters in southeast Syria

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:28:22 GMT
Important medical advancement made in Alzheimer's Disease study
Researchers identified that patients receiving the formula containing fish oil maintained cognitive abilities and quality of life.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:03:54 GMT
Canada researchers dogs help patients with chronic pain
A year and a half ago, the HAPI research team started with a small qualitative study interviewing dog owners who live with chronic pain.

Azerbaijan AzerNews

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 09:00:00 +0400
Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Most Muslims around the world including more than 95 percent of the population in Azerbaijan will celebrate the Eid Al-Fitr festival on Wednesday July 6 and 7, commemorating the end of Ramadan.

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 18:31:00 +0400
State backs development of seed farming
On July 4, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on measures on seed production development in the country.

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:36:00 +0400
ICG: Parties to Karabakh conflict need to make decisive push for progress in peace talks
International Crisis Group has announced about this in its report on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict released on July 4.

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:53:00 +0400
Constitutional Court recognizes results of repeat election in Agdash constituency
At its plenum, the Constitutional Court of Azerbaijan has recognized the results of the repeat election to the Milli Majlis which was held in Agdash constituency No. 90 on June 18, 2016. Chairman of the Constitutional Court Farhad Abdullayev chaired ...

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:16:00 +0400
Azerbaijani MP elected OSCE PA vice president
Azay Guliyev, member of the Azerbaijani delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (OSCE PA), was named the Parliamentary Assembly’s vice-president.

Azerbaijan Today

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:04:00 +0400
Fruit-processing plant launched in Kyrgyzstan

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:51:00 +0400
La Traviata opera on Baku stage

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:44:00 +0400
New law on agricultural insurance in Azerbaijan may be adopted before end of 2018

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:35:00 +0400
New military unit opens in frontline zone

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:22:00 +0400
Turkish private sector can get involved in Azerbaijani gas deliveries to Turkey

Azerbaijan Trend

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:04:42 +0400
Cryptocurrency market regulations to be discussed in Baku
A conference dedicated to crypto currencies, ICO and blockchain technology will be held on September 27th.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:42:00 +0400
Russia says to do its utmost to constructively contribute to Karabakh conflict settlement
Russia will do its utmost to make constructive contribution to the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said a press conference on June 20.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:28:00 +0400
Azerbaijani gas supplies via BTE pipeline may be assigned to private sector of Turkey
Turkey's private sector can gain access to the transportation of Azerbaijani gas through the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum (SCP) pipeline.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:54:00 +0400
Azerbaijan has biggest number of refugees per capita due to Armenian occupation
As a result of the Armenian occupation, Azerbaijan has become one of the countries with the biggest number of refugees per capita, the head of the press service of Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry Hikmet Hajiyev said in connection with the June 20 World...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:28:12 +0400
OPEC may discuss easing policy on reducing oil production
The easing of the policy of reduction of oil production may be discussed at the 9th meeting of the OPEC/Non-OPEC Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

Basingstoke Gazette

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:47:10 +0100
John Lewis presents money to support group
A LOCAL support group has received a sizable donation from a supermarket chain as a part of its charity scheme.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:54:03 +0100
TV presenter from Basingstoke launches her own book
A BASINGSTOKE born TV presenter aims to put the fun back into learning.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:42:31 +0100
Hampshire Crime Commissioner raises flag to highlight dangers of domestic abuse during World Cup
AS TEMPERS flare and emotions run high during the World Cup, a new campaign has been launched in Hampshire to raise awareness of domestic abuse.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:54:07 +0100
MP made patron of disabled forum
POLITICAL figures have taken on patron roles at a Basingstoke organisation helping disabled people.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:45:17 +0100
Basingstoke mum urges more women to take to the tennis court
A BASINGSTOKE mum joined one of the biggest names in British tennis in a bid to get more women playing the game.

BBC News Humberside

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:11:31 GMT
Drug dealers behind £66m haul have sentences increased
The two men were jailed after £66.5m worth of cocaine and heroin was smuggled into the UK.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:54:19 GMT
Hull stabbing death: Colin Cadamartriea found guilty of murder
Colin Cadamartriea, 64, stabbed Jarrad Marsh after a disagreement in a hostel, a jury heard.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:13:21 GMT
Northern Rail: Guards row sparks fresh strikes
The RMT union says imposing driver-only services is a risk to public safety.

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 12:01:31 GMT
Chennai Six jail term inspires 18-marathon challenge
Ray Tindall, who was one of the Chennai Six, is running 18 marathons in 18 days for charity.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:35:41 GMT
GTR and Northern rail bosses 'were aware' of likely chaos
Rail industry bosses are questioned by MPs after timetable changes cause delays and cancellations.

Belarus Belapan

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:50:17 +0300
Belarusian ambassador meets with president of National Assembly of Ecuador

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:45:49 +0300
Remains of Belarusian border guard who was killed in combat in Ukraine in 1941 laid to rest near Minsk

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:17:41 +0300
Woman, 88, struck and killed by train in Minsk region

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:15:29 +0300
Belarusian ambassador visits Montenegro

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:13:31 +0300
Border guards open fire to prevent three men from smuggling large amount of meat across Belarusian-Ukrainian border

Belarus Belta

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:34:34 +0300
S. Korea halts its own military drill amid dialogue mood
South Korea's military has put off its own simulation-based exercise, scheduled for next week, in order to help maintain the momentum of talks with North Korea, a defense official said Wednesday.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:24:38 +0300
Azarenka to face Lucie Safarova in Mallorca Open second round
Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus had to fight hard to overcome Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the first round of the Mallorca Open on 19 June, 6-7(4), 6-3, 7-5.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:15:49 +0300
U.S. withdraws from UN Human Rights Council
The United States is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Nikki Haley said here on Tuesday.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:13:33 +0300
Berahinya traditional culture festival to take place in Gomel Oblast
The festival will welcome people who promote authentic arts and crafts. Taking part in the festival will be folklore teams from Belarus and abroad. The festival is a mix of traditional dance, music, arts and crafts and folk literature.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:06:51 +0300
At least five injured after reported minor explosion at London tube station
At least five people were injured after a reported minor explosion at a Tube station in north London, police said on Tuesday.

Belarus Digest

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:10:10 +0000
Arms deals, Ostrogorski Forum videos, economic forecasts - Ostrogorski Centre digest
Ostrogorski Forum 2017 In July, analysts at the Ostrogorski Centre discussed arms deals between Belarus and Russia, developments in Bel...

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:30:26 +0000
Why is the West afraid of the West-2017 exercises?
Lukashenka with a Kalashnikov rifle. Source: solnzepodobny.livejournal.com On 21 July 2017, Alexander Lukashenka visited Kyiv and met w...

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:53:49 +0000
The Belarusian authorities learn to appreciate their country’s statehood
Lukashenka in the national T-shirt 'Vyshyvanka'. Source: svaboda.org On 1 July, on the eve of Belarus's official Independ...

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:22:35 +0000
Belarusians at Home and in the World: “In Solidarity We Trust”
Celebration of the Belarusian midsummer holiday Kupalle in Canada, 2017. Photo: Maxim Zinchuk On 15 – 16 July 2017, Minsk hosted ...

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:46:15 +0000
Belarus and Ukraine cooperate in the face of Russian pressure
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenka travelled to Kyiv on an official visit on 20-21 July. Both Belarus and Ukraine, for different reasons, are seeking to reinvigorate direct dialogue bet...

Borehamwood Times

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:32:12 +0100
MP visits village for adults with learning disabilities
A small communal village whose residents are adults with learning and mental health disabilities has been praised for its "safe and caring" environment by Hertsmere MP Oliver Dowden.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:05 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
You're less likely to die young if you enjoy the odd tipple
A study showing people who enjoy the odd tipple are less likely to suffer a premature death than teetotallers has been welcomed by British cancer experts.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:44:49 +0100
Explosion reported at London Tube station
A small number of people were treated at Southgate Tube station, British Transport Police said.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:02 +0100
Tube delays after station fire alert
With England's glorious victory over Tunisia and Captain Kane's opportune double fresh in the mind, here are some things to consider to keep the good mood going.

Bournemouth Echo

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:02:15 +0100
Man broke into ex-partner's home and set fire to it while she was shopping
A MAN who torched his former partner's home while she was out at the shops is facing a prison sentence.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:45:00 +0100
300 car keys dumped at airport as off site parking firm folds with no warning to customers
HUNDREDS of sets of car keys were dumped at Bournemouth Airport overnight after an off-site parking firm ceased trading with no warning to customers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:04:39 +0100
Dad's fears as four foxes are 'killed with shotgun' at Bournemouth golf course
A HOMEOWNER found four dead foxes within 500 yards of his home after shots rang out at a Bournemouth golf course on Saturday night.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 +0100
Man killed in crash on the A31 near Ringwood
A MAN has died following a crash on the A31 at Ringwood yesterday.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 +0100
Dog causes crash after running out onto the A338 Wessex Way
A DOG which ran out onto the A338 Wessex Way caused a crash yesterday.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:01:00 +0100
Mother whose son has 300 seizures a day joins calls for medical use of cannabis
THE mother of a boy who suffers from drug-resistant epilepsy has joined calls for cannabis oil to be legalised for use to treat the disorder.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:37:34 +0100
E-fit image of male robbery suspect released
Police have released an image of a male they wish to identify in connection with a robbery that will be reconstructed on Crimewatch Roadshow today.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Expansion starts of Baildon business park named after Sapper Jordan Rossi
WORK to expand a thriving business park is now underway in Baildon.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Hopes that the 'scourge' of antisocial fireworks are to be made a council and police priority
THE scourge of late night fireworks which plague the city during the summer months and in the lead up to Bonfire Night is being discussed at a Bradford East Area Committee meeting and may become a campaign in order to have the rules enforced.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:49:57 +0100
Stolen car recovered after police pursuit
POLICE recovered a stolen car this morning following a pursuit.

Bridgwater Mercury

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:29:06 +0100
Droves of shoppers attend M&S Foodhall opening
DROVES of shoppers attended the opening of Bridgwater's brand new M&S Foodhall this morning (Wednesday, June 20).

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:07:04 +0100
Musgrove Park Hospital consistently missed some cancer treatment targets
TARGETS for treating cancer patients at Musgrove Park Hospital have been consistently missed.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:39:05 +0100
Council defends spending £900 a day for temporary director in 'demanding' role
SOMERSET County Council has defended its position in spending nearly £1,000 a day on a temporary member of staff.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:10:19 +0100
Van overturns on the M5 near Bridgwater
A VAN has overturned on the M5 near Bridgwater this morning (Wednesday, June 20).

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:42:04 +0100
WEATHER: Warm and sunny day for Somerset
WEATHER across Somerset will be warm and bright as we enjoy another nice day.

Bridport News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:01:23 +0100
Another dog rescued after falling 35m down cliff
A dog fell 35 metres off a cliff in what was the second such incident in just 24 hours.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:32:11 +0100
Traffic delayed after collision causes gas leak
A trailer which came off a vehicle and collided with a gas main caused a leak.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Column: Focus should not solely be on Brexit negotiations but return of deadly disease
Inevitably, during the last few weeks, Parliament has been much preoccupied with the various Brexit Bills and negotiations.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Letter: Should Parnham House be re-built?
You have recently covered the devastating results of the fire at Parnham House and what is to be done with the remains.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Letter: Weather not the issue for annual dog show
I don't think it was the weather forecasters who put off visitorsfrom the Rotary’s annual family dog show.

Bucks Free Press

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:40:08 +0100
Shop owner punished after £2.5k worth of illegal cigarettes and tobacco discovered
A shop owner has been handed a suspended jail sentence after illicit cigarettes and tobacco worth around £2,500 were found at his newsagents in High Wycombe.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:34:32 +0100
Two people in custody swallowed drugs despite being searched by police, report finds – as inspectors raise 'serious safety concerns'
Two people being held in custody managed to swallow drugs despite being searched by police officers, a new report has found – as inspectors raise “serious safety concerns” about the way Thames Valley Police treats detainees.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:13 +0100
Footbridge repairs to go ahead after delays - causing A404 closure
A major footbridge in Marlow is set to be repaired over two weekends in August and October, causing the busy A404 to be closed.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:14:17 +0100
Four in every five children in Bucks accepted into first choice school this year
Around four in every five children in Buckinghamshire starting at a new school in September have been accepted into their first choice.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:57:07 +0100
Stranded lorry on motorway causes long delays for drivers
A stranded lorry on the M25 is causing long delays for drivers this afternoon.

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:20:00 +0100
Concerns raised about name of new Travelodge in Highbridge
A CONTROVERSIAL project to build a new Travelodge in Highbridge has come under fire after it was revealed the hotel will be named Travelodge Burnham-on-Sea.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:39:05 +0100
Council defends spending £900 a day for temporary director in 'demanding' role
SOMERSET County Council has defended its position in spending nearly £1,000 a day on a temporary member of staff.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:48:59 +0100
Burnham-on-Sea MP urges Government to adopt Irish Law on travellers
BURNHAM-on-Sea MP James Heappey has joined forces with dozens of MP's to encourage the Government to adopt the Irish law on travellers. 

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:42:04 +0100
WEATHER: Warm and sunny day for Somerset
WEATHER across Somerset will be warm and bright as we enjoy another nice day.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:20:00 +0100
Councillors will no longer speak directly to press after town authority sets new rules
THE way your town council communicates with the press came under scrutiny at a recent meeting.

Catalan News Agency

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:21:20 +0200
Catalan government insists there will be ballot boxes for independence referendum
Catalan government insists there will be ballot boxes for independence referendum CNA Barcelona (ACN).- There will be ballot boxes for the independence referendum on October 1, insists the Catalan government, despite nullifying the accr...

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:50:45 +0200
Former Spanish police inspector admits that “politicians have tried to use police for political aims”
Former Spanish police inspector admits that “politicians have tried to use police for political aims” ACN Barcelona (ACN).- Has Spanish government ever used the police to investigate pro-independence leaders in order to discredit th...

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:40:04 +0200
'New York Times' defends independence referendum in Catalonia
'New York Times' defends independence referendum in Catalonia CNA Barcelona (ACN).- The 'New York Times' newspaper expressed its support for an independence referendum in Catalonia in an editorial published on Friday. "The best outcome ...

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:59:39 +0200
Longtime German MP urges Europe to intervene in the Catalan question
Longtime German MP urges Europe to intervene in the Catalan question ACN | Krystyna Schreiber Barcelona (ACN).- “It is absurd to take pro-independence politicians to court, because it only fuels support for independence. It looks ...

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:55:48 +0200
Rajoy rejects defining Spain as ‘plurinational’
Rajoy rejects defining Spain as ‘plurinational’ CNA Madrid (ACN).- Spanish president Mariano Rajoy is deaf to all talk of Spain as a plurinational state. Rejecting the socialist opposition’s acceptance of the term “pluri...

Chard and Ilminster News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:00:00 +0100
Vacancies at Chard Hospital have INCREASED since beds shut
CHARD Hospital now has more staff vacancies than before the centre’s inpatient beds were controversially closed in October 2017, it has been revealed

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100
WANTED: Two men hunted by police after recycling centre break in
TWO men are being hunted by police after a theft from a business in Chard

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:39:05 +0100
Council defends spending £900 a day for temporary director in 'demanding' role
SOMERSET County Council has defended its position in spending nearly £1,000 a day on a temporary member of staff.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:00:00 +0100
REBORN: Date set for launch of new Dowlish Wake Pavilion launch
AN OPENING date has been set for a community facility which has been rebuilt after a devastating arson attack.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:42:04 +0100
WEATHER: Warm and sunny day for Somerset
WEATHER across Somerset will be warm and bright as we enjoy another nice day.

Chronicle Live

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Jillian Grant murder sentence LIVE: Mark Smith to learn his fate for killing blind woman
Mark Smith, of North Shields, murdered blind woman Jillian Grant, of Wallsend, whose body was found on Christmas Day

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:42:11 GMT
Thousands of British Airways tickets to Dubai cancelled after fares mistakenly sold for £200
British Airways has cancelled thousands of tickets to Dubai and Tel Aviv 'error fares' were being sold for as little as £200

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:35:00 GMT
Love Island Adam's family hit back at claims they're not happy with his behaviour
A Twitter account purporting to be Adam's featured a post about his family being on Rosie's side after Tuesday's Love Island

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Over 200 jobs as drive-thru Starbucks, Aldi, TJ Hughes and more announced for new £6.5m retail park
The Blaydon site would be called 'Churchill Retail Park' and include a Burger King and a bigger B&M

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Plans for North East's first Taco Bell could be scrapped due to booze concerns
Licence bid to sell booze at Gateshead restaurant has been met with three objections which could potentially stop it from opening

Coventry Telegraph

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Hundreds of children in Coventry missed out on a place at ANY of their choice of schools
It comes alongside a surge in the number of schoolchildren in the city, which is said to be largely being driven by immigration

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Empty council properties could ease housing shortage across Nuneaton and Bedworth
'It is not on' says council housing cabinet member

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:42:30 GMT
Watch: Shocking moment impatient taxi driver mounts pavement
The footage was captured by a CCTV camera fitted on a bin wagon and then passed to officers at West Midlands Police

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:30:38 GMT
You can now buy 'chafing bands' to stop sore thighs in the summer
The anti-chafing bands are causing a storm on social media, with many women saying it will be a welcome antidote to discomfort

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 15:26:36 GMT
As Coventry Cathedral joins the greats of English architecture, discover the life of its designer Sir Basil Spence
Spence also designed churches in Tile Hill, Willenhall and Wood End.

Czech Republic Ceske Noviny

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:41:00 +0200
Merkelová: Pro vyhnání Němců neexistovalo morální ospravedlnění
Berlín - Pro vyhnání Němců ze zemí střední a východní Evropy po druhé světové válce podle kancléřky Angely Merkelové neexistovalo morální ani politické ospravedlnění, i když...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:18:00 +0200
Ve čtvrtek odpoledne přijdou bouřky, na jihu Moravy bude až 33 st
Praha - Na většině území České republiky se ve čtvrtek odpoledne vyskytnou bouřky s nárazy větru do 90 kilometrů v hodině, doprovázet je může krupobití. Vyplývá to z informací na...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:09:00 +0200
EU od pátku zavede odvetná cla na zboží z USA
Brusel - Evropská unie v pátek začne uplatňovat cla ve výši 25 procent na dovoz některého zboží ze Spojených států. Oznámila to dnes Evropská komise. V první fázi se bude opatření...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:17:00 +0200
Kurz: Kdo přijde do Evropy, musíme rozhodovat my, ne převáděči
Linec (Rakousko) - O tom, kteří migranti přijdou do Evropy, musí rozhodovat Evropa a ne převáděči. Po setkání s premiérem sousední největší německé země Bavorska Markusem Söderem...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:41:00 +0200
Soud vyhověl žalobci, v kauze nelegálního lihu zvýšil tresty
Olomouc - Olomoucký vrchní soud zvýšil tresty šesti ze sedmi obžalovaných v kauze odběratelů a distributorů nelegálního lihu podnikatele Radka Březiny, kteří byli spjati s Likérkou...

Czech Republic Radio Praha

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:56:00 +0200
Daily news summary 20.6.2018
Govt negotiations Car makers’ record turnover Villazoń to perform in Prague

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:52:00 +0200
Weather
Thursday is expected to be mostly sunny with occasional showers and storms. Daytime highs will range between 28 and 32 degrees Celsius.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:52:00 +0200
Four Przewalski horses transported to Mongolia
A Czech military plane has transported four Przewalski mares to Mongolia for reintroduction into the wild, part of Prague Zoo’s long-standing programme to save the endangered species. The horses arrived in Mongolia on Wednesday mor...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:25:58 +0200
Czech water management expert reflects on over three decades in Africa
Czech hydrogeologist Jiří Šíma is a leading expert in the field of water management. Since the mid-1980s, he has been involved in various water management and environmental projects in Africa, mainly in Ethiopia. He created a se...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:02:00 +0200
Rollando Villazón to perform at charity event in Prague
Mexican opera singer Rollando Villazón is set to perform in the Spanish Hall of Prague Castle on Wednesday evening in support of the non-profit organisation Zdravotní klaun. The world-famous tenor, who is an ambassador of the Re...

Daily Mail

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:37:10 +0100
Elizabeth Mary Isherwood died after getting trapped naked in airing cupboard
Elizabeth Isherwood (pictured), from Wolverhampton, died from hypothermia after getting stuck in an airing cupboard while naked, having gotten lost while visiting the toilet in the middle of the night.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:25:20 +0100
Doctor keeps job after crash left teenager paralysed
Dr David Rawaf from Surrey faced being struck off after he accelerated at traffic lights and crashed, leaving a teenager paralysed, but has been researching ways to help her walk.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:25:15 +0100
Lord Sugar's 'racist' tweet likens Senegal World Cup squad to beach sellers
Hundreds of people immediately slammed the 71-year-old Apprentice host, but he initially failed to back down, calling the reaction 'OTT' to what was a 'bloody joke'.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:25:26 +0100
Why is banned ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter at the World Cup?
Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has defied a ban to attend World Cup matches and arrived in Moscow at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:16:40 +0100
Gabby Logan stumbles in BBC's pitchside reporter with Jordan Henderson interview
CHARLES SALE - SPORTS AGENDA: Gabby Logan was interviewing Jordan Henderson straight after England’s win against Tunisia when she made the blunder.

Daily Star

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 +0100
BREAKING: Lloyds Banking Group to cut 450 jobs
LLOYDS Banking Group has announced plans to cut 450 UK jobs.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:10:00 +0100
Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning ex posts steamy selfie ahead of Portugal vs Morocco
ONE of Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning exes has posted a steamy selfie ahead of Portugal’s second World Cup game against Morocco.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:55:00 +0100
Frankie Dettori kisses Meghan Markle's hand – but Prince Harry is NOT happy
PRINCE HARRY did not look happy when jockey Frankie Dettori kissed wife Meghan Markle’s hand.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:58:01 +0100
Maga booze CRACKDOWN: Resort puts up FINE SIGNS in English warning partying Brits
MAGALUF has put up signs in English warning partying Brit fans of a major crackdown against boozy tourists.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:46:28 +0100
Casino gambler reveals ‘GUARANTEED WIN’ system banned from roulette tables
A BRIT gambler has revealed his secret “no lose” betting pattern after being banned from the roulette tables.

East London and West Essex Guardian

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:49:25 +0100
Big changes as football club aims relive former glories
Hope has been renewed for a football club reduced from playing Premier League teams to abandoning matches due to a shortage of players.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 +0100
Mum knows best: Family's battle over disabled son's feeding tube pays off after four years
An eight-year-old boy living with quadriplegic cerebral palsy has become the first child in Waltham Forest to be fed real food through a tube while at school.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +0100
Mechanic and client fined £130 in ten minutes on "honey trap" road
A mechanic and his client were fined a total of £130 in just ten minutes on a road which brought in £138,000 for the council in four years.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:00:00 +0100
Former West Ham player marks 60th wedding anniversary
A former West Ham player and his wife are celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary six decades after their wedding was paraded on the front of their local paper.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:10 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

El Pais (sp)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:01:26 +0200
Los notables del PP empiezan a decantarse entre Cospedal y Sáenz de Santamaría
Garrido apuesta por la exministra mientras De la Serna anuncia su apoyo a la exvicepresidenta. "No me puedo presentar a este proceso por responsabilidad porque presido las Cortes", dice Ana Pastor

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:57:34 +0200
Rajoy, en Santa Pola: “No tengo nada que transmitir a los candidatos. La vida continúa”
El expresidente del Gobierno se reincorpora una hora tarde a su trabajo como registrador en la localidad alicantina de 35.000 habitantes

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:42:36 +0200
Los gráficos que explican cómo está cambiando la población en España
Cada vez muere más gente y nacen menos niños

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:58:59 +0200
Juncker convoca una cumbre informal sobre inmigración el domingo en Bruselas
El presidente de la Comisión cita a los líderes de ocho Estados miembros, entre ellos, España, Grecia e Italia

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:57:44 +0200
Torra pide al Rey reunirse este viernes para hablar de Cataluña
Mas, Puigdemont y el 'president' envían una carta a Felipe VI en la que le piden rectificar y abrir "una nueva etapa de diálogo"

Epsom Guardian

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:13:03 +0100
Headteachers should ban pupils using mobile phones during the school day, says culture secretary
The culture secretary is urging headteachers to crack down on pupils' use of mobile phones during school time, saying it is having a “real impact” on achievements.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:49:02 +0100
Gallery: babies dressed up as showtime stars for charity "sense-a-thon" class
A team of fundraising babies were dressed in glitzy costumes for a "sense-a-thon" class to raise money for charity.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:10:09 +0100
Surrey PCC: Transit sites will solve problems of unauthorised traveller encampments
Travellers must be provided with temporary stopping places, according to Surrey's Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:03:02 +0100
'Banstead Megaclean' this Saturday: organisers call for volunteers
Banstead is getting a big tidy-up ahead of the Banstead Village in Bloom final.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:41:03 +0100
'Tradeswoman Extraordinaire': Epsom decorator in regional final of national competition
An Epsom decorator and interior designer is one step away from the final of a competition to find Britain's best tradesperson.

Estonia

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:17:12 +0300
15 000 medieval items uncovered during excavations on Kalamaja plot
Archeologists conducting excavations at a plot in the Kalamaja district of Tallinn have found about 15 000 medieval items so far, representing the biggest number of medieval finds ever uncovered at a single location in Estonia.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:06:52 +0300
A plethora of burials unearthed
Real estate developments and roadworks are revealing previously undiscovered pieces of history.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:32:18 +0300
Kaljurand news delivers SDE ratings boost
As the popularity of the Free Party continues to wane, the Social Democrat Party is on its way to restoring its recent rating, the latest poll ordered by Postimees and BNS and carried out by Kantar Emor reveals.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:24:38 +0300
Soldiers given new resting place
The remains of two soldiers who died fighting in the Estonian War of Independence were reburied at the Krabi Memorial of the Unknown Soldier near the Latvian border the day before yesterday. There is hope it will prove possible to identify one of the...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:12:29 +0300
Mark Voyger: Russian hybrid warfare can still bring surprises in the future
Mark Voyger, former special advisor to retired Lieutenant-General Ben Hodges, former Commanding General of US Army Europe, says in an interview to Georgi Beltadze, that calling hybrid warfare a completely new type of war is a misnomer. We are dealing...

Estonia Post Times

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:17:12 +0300
15 000 medieval items uncovered during excavations on Kalamaja plot
Archeologists conducting excavations at a plot in the Kalamaja district of Tallinn have found about 15 000 medieval items so far, representing the biggest number of medieval finds ever uncovered at a single location in Estonia.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:06:52 +0300
A plethora of burials unearthed
Real estate developments and roadworks are revealing previously undiscovered pieces of history.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:32:18 +0300
Kaljurand news delivers SDE ratings boost
As the popularity of the Free Party continues to wane, the Social Democrat Party is on its way to restoring its recent rating, the latest poll ordered by Postimees and BNS and carried out by Kantar Emor reveals.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:24:38 +0300
Soldiers given new resting place
The remains of two soldiers who died fighting in the Estonian War of Independence were reburied at the Krabi Memorial of the Unknown Soldier near the Latvian border the day before yesterday. There is hope it will prove possible to identify one of the...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:12:29 +0300
Mark Voyger: Russian hybrid warfare can still bring surprises in the future
Mark Voyger, former special advisor to retired Lieutenant-General Ben Hodges, former Commanding General of US Army Europe, says in an interview to Georgi Beltadze, that calling hybrid warfare a completely new type of war is a misnomer. We are dealing...

Euro Weekly

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:12:44 +0200
Orange phone network down in Spain
ORANGE ESPAÑA’s phone network is reportedly down across Spain, with Jazztel, Amena and Simyo also having problems. Reports of phonecall connectivity issues started at around 9.30 am this morning (Wednseday) but internet data appears to still be wo...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:57:35 +0200
STAG DO TRAGEDY: Brit father-of-two found dead in Benidorm
THE family of a British holidaymaker killed on a Benidorm stag will be able to repatriate his body after an online campaign. It remains unclear how dad-of-two Lee Okrasa, from Wisewood in Sheffield, died but the appeal soared beyond its £5,000 targe...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:23:16 +0200
Spanish King and Queen meet with President Donald Trump in Washington DC
SPAIN’S King Felipe and Queen Letizia have met with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump at the White House in Washington DC. Trump received the King and Queen on the South Portico of the Executive Mansion. It was followed by discuss...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:22:04 +0200
SCAM WARNING: Mobile telephone number harassing residents in Spain
RESIDENTS have been warned of a new mobile telephone scam. Phone owners are urged to beware of the fraudulent number 662 991 273, which appears to be connected to the provider Vodafone but is a con number which will call back repeatedly. Upon answeri...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:43:44 +0200
Eleven TONNES of jellyfish removed from Costa del Sol beaches in just three days as beachgoers told to beware
AN ESTIMATED eleven tonnes of jellyfish have been removed from Costa del Sol and Axarquia beaches in just three days. Council-manned boats have been clearing the ‘plague’ almost round the clock as to not close beaches but impressive footage shows...

Europe

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:37:00 +0200
Salvini vows end to "human cargo" as migrants reach Sicily
Salvini vows end to "human cargo" as migrants reach Sicily

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:06:00 +0200
World Cup Live: Portugal faces off with Morocco
Keep up to date with Euronews as Portugal and Morocco play against each other.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:50:00 +0200
Syria accused of war crimes in Eastern Ghouta
Rebels also condemned in United Nations report

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:35:00 +0200
Merkel's battle for an EU immigration solution: Euronews Answers
Germany's leader needs to pull off a diplomatic master-stroke to secure her position and keep to her values. Here's why:

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:38:00 +0200
I'm an activist, a mother, a student and a Syrian | View
After fleeing her home, Amal Nasr found asylum in Switzerland. The women's rights activist and PhD student has opened a school with her husband that provides free lessons to Syrian children, with dreams of being reunited with her own daughter who rem...

Europe BBC

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:37:10 GMT
EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday
The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in May.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:05:38 GMT
Italy migrants: Benetton criticised over ad campaign
The Italian clothing firm is condemned for using images of migrants' rescues in the Mediterranean.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:45:05 GMT
Commons set for Brexit vote showdown
MPs will vote on how much of a say Parliament should get if there is no Brexit deal.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:56:17 GMT
Guy Verhofstadt warns MPs of 'two decade' Brexit ratification
The European Parliament's Brexit chief tells MPs the two sides must be clear about what they want.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:35:14 GMT
Dutch Queen Máxima pays emotional tribute to dead sister Inés
It is Queen Máxima's first public appearance since Inés Zorreguieta died earlier this month.

Evening Telegraph

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:30:16 +0000
Fears for well-being of man missing in Dundee
Police have launched a search for a man who was reported missing from his Dundee home.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:00:49 +0000
125 years of Dundee FC: ‘Bob Shankly was easily the best boss’ says ex Dee, Man United and Arsenal defender
For a man who enjoyed a career at the top of the game playing for Arsenal, Manchester United and Scotland, it’s something for Ian Ure to say the best manager he ever worked with was at Dundee.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:00:29 +0000
Csaba Laszlo says he spotted Dundee United’s troubles as early as January
Csaba Laszlo has revealed it was as far back as January that he first feared the squad he had at Dundee United would not be good enough to win promotion.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:00:27 +0000
125 of Dundee FC: There’s only one winner in battle of dark blue bosses
Over the past 125 years, 30 men have held the title of Dundee FC manager.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:00:22 +0000
Willo Flood believes ‘pressure is on Dundee United’ this season
Former Dundee United captain Willo Flood admits he is determined to prove the doubters wrong and show he is still capable of cutting it at the top level by helping Dunfermline win promotion to the Premiership.

Express and Star

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:19:07 +0000
Company fined for worker's fall
A roofing contractor has been fined £40,000 after an employee fell through a skylight while working on a Sandwell Council property.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:09:07 +0000
Dashcam footage to prosecute drivers
Dashcam footage of careless drivers can be used to help West Midlands Police prosecute motorists, a policing boss revealed today.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:31:30 +0000
Black Country wrestlers tag team title
Two top professional wrestlers from the Black Country have struck gold with the world's largest sports entertainment company, World Wrestling Entertainment.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:58:13 +0000
Dana jailbreak passed into legend
Feeling around the damp ground in the dark near the perimeter wall of the prison, Watt Groom found what he was looking for – a gun.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:55:11 +0000
Woman died in airing cupboard on holiday
Elizabeth Isherwood could have been trying to escape from the cupboard for days, the inquest heard.

Finland Today

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 06:26:10 +0000
Former President Ahtisaari in Kultaranta: We Are Harming the World By Labeling Democracy, Law and Human Rights As Western Values
"Let me get this straight: these values are not only Western. They are global," President Martti Ahtisaari said. The post Former President Ahtisaari in Kultaranta: We Are Harming the World By Labeling Democracy, Law and Human Rights As Western Values...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 03:53:47 +0000
Finnish Man Released From Police Custody After Being Suspected Of Terrorism in London
The man was stopped by the London police at Heathrow Airport while attempting to board a connecting flight. The post Finnish Man Released From Police Custody After Being Suspected Of Terrorism in London appeared first on Finland Today.

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:23:39 +0000
Life Sentence For Finland’s First Condemned Terrorist: The Moroccan Knife Attacker
According to the court, the man committed his crimes with full intent and in an especially cruel way. The post Life Sentence For Finland’s First Condemned Terrorist: The Moroccan Knife Attacker appeared first on Finland Today.

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:08:21 +0000
We Sampled Eight Dishes at the Taste of Helsinki Gourmet Food Festival – Here’s What We Thought
We explored the gourmet flavors of the city at the Taste of Helsinki culinary festival that opened on Thursday. The post We Sampled Eight Dishes at the Taste of Helsinki Gourmet Food Festival – Here’s What We Thought appeared first on Fin...

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:43:29 +0000
Nine Things That Finland Can Learn From the Terrorist Attack in Turku Last Year
An independent investigation team has completed a safety investigation of the stabbings that took place in Turku on August 18, 2017. The post Nine Things That Finland Can Learn From the Terrorist Attack in Turku Last Year appeared first on Finland To...

Finland Yle Uutiset

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:51:10 +0300
Foreign Minister Soini: US departure from UN Human Rights Council 'a setback'
Finland's Foreign Minister Timo Soini says that the decision of the United States to leave the UN Council on Human Rights is a 'setback'.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:04:48 +0300
Report: Aggravated fraud of senior citizens increased by 150%
There is a clear, growing trend in Finland of financial fraudsters targeting people over the age of 65.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:57:21 +0300
World Cup supporters claim asylum in Finland
Finnish authorities are processing five asylum applications from people who arrived at the border with Fifa's Fan ID, which stands in for a visa during the World Cup in Russia.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:06 +0300
Wednesday's papers: Nato statement, Brexit briefing and US ambassador
The papers on Wednesday include a move to promote Nato membership, a Finnish perspective on Brexit and an interview with the new US Ambassador in Helsinki.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:43:00 +0300
Posti adorns capital city post boxes with rainbows for Helsinki Pride Week
Some of Posti's yellow mailboxes are getting a facelift in honour of Helsinki Pride Week, which begins this weekend.

France 24 Live News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:52:47 GMT
Aquarius boat arrives in Spain: "Most of the migrants have experienced extreme violence"
Aquarius boat arrives in Spain: "Most of the migrants have experienced extreme violence", FRANCE24''s Sarah Morris tells us from Valencia, in Spain, where the migrants boats have docked.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:46:27 GMT
WB EN ENCORE 0620
2018-06-20 12:15 WB EN ENCORE 0620

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:40:15 GMT
Germany's Mueller says World Cup pressure 'terrifically high'
Germany star Thomas Mueller says the reigning world champions are feeling the pressure as they prepare for this weekend's game against Sweden at risk of an unthinkably premature exit. Joachim Loew's team are in a vulnerable position after starting ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:35:42 GMT
CULTURE CRITICS
Cultural events of the day through the eyes of France 24 journalists.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:35:31 GMT
EU counter-tariffs against US come into effect on Friday
A raft of retaliatory tariffs from the European Union against stiff metals duties imposed by US President Donald Trump will come into effect on Friday, a top EU official said. From blue jeans to motorbikes and whiskey, the EU's hit-list of products...

France RFI

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:55:40 GMT
Could African migration stem migrant crisis?
Policy makers are calling for a new approach to the migrant and refugee crisis, after 68.5 million people were displaced last year according to a new report by the UN refugee agency. The new displaced came mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:52:24 GMT
5 shots from day 6: Own goals roll on!

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:35:53 GMT
French press review 20 June 2018
The US withdraws from the UN Human Rights Council, condemning the organisation as "hypocritical". The French economy is not going through the brightest of patches. And computer technology can seriously damage your health.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:33:10 GMT
African press review 20 June 2018
Today's South Sudan peace talks between Salva Kiir and Riek Machar are all set for Addis Abeba. But have the main participants been informed? The Ugandan oil industry faces further delays before production can begin. The South African rand reaches a ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:29:20 GMT
Two French youths jailed for killing Chinese tailor
Two French youths were jailed on Tuesday over a deadly attack on a Chinese tailor that sparked mass protests by the country's Asian community.

French News Online

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 11:43:32 +0000
The Days when Paris Billboards were Humped Around by Promenading Camels
Tweet Paris street furniture has changed dramatically over the centuries and today’s hoardings are sophisticated digital advertising channels; but there once was a time when promenading... Visit our website for the rest of the story

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:03:12 +0000
France 24 Explains ‘Laicité’: The Ins and Outs of State Secularism
Tweet France’s brand of secularism or ‘laicité’ – designed fully to separate Church and State and private from public manifestations of faith  — is quite particular and... Visit our website for the rest of the story ...

Sat, 06 Feb 2016 22:24:30 +0000
France TV: Children in Danger as Farmers Spray 65,000t of Pesticides on Farms Each Year
Tweet France is the biggest pesticides user in the European Union with French farms and vineyards spraying 65,000 tonnes of pesticide a year, much of which is noxious to humans, the environment and... Visit our website for the rest of the story ...

Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:27:43 +0000
France 24 What’s in the Papers: Figaro Sounds Radicalisation Alarm
Tweet In this France 24 review of the French papers for February 3, Le Figaro sounds the alarm over the spread of radical Islam in France publishing a map showing 8250 individuals radicalised by... Visit our website for the rest of the story ...

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:40:28 +0000
Spectacular Failure To Deal With Migrant Crisis Sparks Anger in Small Saxony Town
Tweet The European Union has, in the view of some observers, spectacularly failed to act decisively and in unison over the Merkel-incited “great mass walk-in” across Europe that has... Visit our website for the rest of the story ...

Gazette Live

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:15:45 GMT
Man attacked with 'blade' left with serious injuries to hand and back
The 32-year-old was attacked in the early hours of Tuesday morning in Hardwick, Stockton

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:06:14 GMT
Own-brand children's cough syrups from Asda, Morrisons, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Superdrug and Wilko urgently recalled
Reports of mould have been detected on several batches

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:01:23 GMT
Powercut hits over 1,500 premises in central Middlesbrough
Northern Powergrid says it is 'working hard to get the power back on'

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:49:35 GMT
Prisoners being 'tipped out' of jail with just £47.50 in their pockets
One ex-con had £37.50 by night time and still had nowhere to sleep :: The issue was discussed at a council meeting

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:45:03 GMT
A689 development could attract 'national quality' coffee shop, restaurant and takeaway
Work is about to start on the new shopping complex for Wynyard Business Park :: It will also create 40 new jobs

Gazette News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:51 +0100
Clacton stabbing sparks manhunt for knifeman
A MAN has been left with "significant injuries" after being stabbed during a suspected targeted attack in Clacton.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:52:43 +0100
Police called as rowdy England fans take to streets
Police were called to a group of rowdy football fans celebrating England’s victory over Tunisia in the streets.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 +0100
Questions continue as report into Firstsite payments will stay secret
CHARITY bosses are treating payments worth tens of thousands of pounds which were made to a company with two Firstsite trustees listed as directors as a “serious incident”.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:39:09 +0100
Crash causing traffic delays in Thorpe High Street
AN accident has partially blocked the High Street in Thorpe-le-Soken this afternoon.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 +0100
Brave mum and son on hand to inspire optician staff
A BATTLING mum who ran the London Marathon despite fighting the debilitating symptoms of a brain tumour was on hand to inspire staff at a new Colchester opticians.

Germany

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:20:13 +0200
Migration Headache: Inside the Coalition Battle That Could Topple Merkel
With elections approaching in Bavaria, Angela Merkel's rival Horst Seehofer is seeking to pressure the chancellor into reversing her stance on migration. The conflict could fracture the coalition in Berlin and cost Merkel her job. By DER SPIEGEL St...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 11:33:33 +0200
A Princess, a Poisoning and an Oil Fortune: The Bizarre Corruption Scandal at Bilfinger
Bilfinger, one of Germany's best-known construction firms, pledged to clean up its global business practices as it pivoted to the oil sector. But when an investigator began digging into one of the company's deals in the Middle East, she suddenly fell...

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 21:47:57 +0200
Finance Minister Olaf Scholz: 'Germany Has a Special Responsibility'
In a DER SPIEGEL interview, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz, 59, says its time for a Europe-wide unemployment insurance system and to resuscitate the financial transaction tax. Italy, he says, will fall into line.

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 18:17:00 +0200
Trapped in the Past: Increasing Headwinds for Angela Merkel
Just a few months ago, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was being described as the new leader of the free world. But recently she has been having trouble getting her way even in Berlin and Europe. Her days of dominance appear to be over. By DER SPIEGE...

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:12:00 +0200
Apocalypse Angie: Merkel's Dark View of the World We Live In
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is watching with deep concern as the pillars of the postwar international order collapse. But what is she doing about it?

Germany European News

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:11:21 +0200
Europe's Sputtering Motor: France and Germany Far Apart on EU Reform
The cabinets of Germany and France are set to meet on Tuesday, but the two countries remain far apart when it comes to eurozone reform. Paris is disappointed with Germany's response to Emmanuel Macron's proposals. By DER SPIEGEL Staff

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 18:57:17 +0200
French Finance Minister: 'Good News that Merkel Has Now Reacted'
In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, French Finance Minister Bruno La Maire, 49, demands that eurozone reform be pushed forward quickly. Otherwise, he fears, Europe won't be able to stand up to U.S. President Donald Trump.

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 12:35:56 +0200
A Vicious Cycle: Berlin Worried about Losing Trump's Trade War
The U.S. has followed through with its threat to impose punitive tariffs on European steel and aluminum and the signs are pointing to a global trade war. The German government is doing what it can to prevent harm to its automobile industry. By DER SP...

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 10:44:51 +0200
Fixing the Euro: The Time to Act Is Now
Italy can only manage its current crisis with German help. And Germany needs Italy to keep Europe stable. While there is no simple solution, a new form of assistance could help.

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 18:37:00 +0200
Crisis Redux: Italy Sends a Jolt Through Europe
Euro-skeptic Italian populists are posing a serious threat to the European Union. Following the drama over Greece and Brexit, the political situation in Rome could throw Europe into its next major existential crisis. By DER SPIEGEL Staff

Get West London

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:26:00 GMT
Gunnersbury Museum is ready to reopen after massive renovation project
A host of special family activities have been arranged to celebrate this weekend

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:30:37 GMT
Krispy Kreme opening a brand new store in Brent Cross Shopping Centre
One devoted customer could win a year's supply of doughnuts on opening day

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:47:00 GMT
'Ugly' burglar alarms in posh west London neighbourhood can stay despite opposition
A complaint was made about the alarms not being in keeping with the beautiful Victorian homes they are placed on

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:10:44 GMT
Labour leadership opposes Heathrow expansion but MPs to get a free vote
Labour MPs will not be whipped on how they vote on the third runway, despite the leadership saying they are against the expansion of Heathrow

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:22:27 GMT
Female cyclist killed in Earl's Court crash with car towing trailer
The 68-year-old woman tragically died in a west London crash on Warwick Road

Get West london

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:26:00 GMT
Gunnersbury Museum is ready to reopen after massive renovation project
A host of special family activities have been arranged to celebrate this weekend

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:30:37 GMT
Krispy Kreme opening a brand new store in Brent Cross Shopping Centre
One devoted customer could win a year's supply of doughnuts on opening day

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:47:00 GMT
'Ugly' burglar alarms in posh west London neighbourhood can stay despite opposition
A complaint was made about the alarms not being in keeping with the beautiful Victorian homes they are placed on

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:10:44 GMT
Labour leadership opposes Heathrow expansion but MPs to get a free vote
Labour MPs will not be whipped on how they vote on the third runway, despite the leadership saying they are against the expansion of Heathrow

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:22:27 GMT
Female cyclist killed in Earl's Court crash with car towing trailer
The 68-year-old woman tragically died in a west London crash on Warwick Road

Gibralter

Sat, 31 Dec 2016 17:43:37 GMT
New Year Honours
Her Majesty The Queen has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards:

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 22:08:21 GMT
His Excellency the Governor's Christmas Message
As Lorraine and I approach the end of our first year on the Rock, may I first, take this opportunity to say how deeply humbled, and forever grateful, we are for the Gibraltarian People's embracing friendship, and your generosity of spirit a ...

Sat, 24 Dec 2016 01:22:44 GMT
GSD probes value of Hong Kong office
The GSD notes that in answer to our question as to the costs of Gibraltar's representative office in Hong Kong, the Deputy Chief Minister the Hon Dr Joseph Garcia confirmed that the cost to the tax payer is 400,000 per year.

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 01:14:44 GMT
Miss Gibraltar returns home
Miss Gibraltar has arrived back home on the Thursday British Airways flight, which was delayed. She was in Washington D.C to compete at the Miss World beauty pageant.

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:41:06 GMT
Less populism, more thought
The Leader of the Opposition has not misunderstood the comments made by Minister Costa on the decriminalization of drugs.

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, 20 Jun 2018 13:03:27 +0100
Pensions fund celebrates successful year
The chairman of Harrow Council’s pension board has praised its latest report, which suggested the borough “performs well against the national benchmark”.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:12 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 +0100
Plans for electric charging points revised
Brent Council is set to adopt a new approach to electric car charging as it looks to improve the borough’s environment.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:02:00 +0100
You're less likely to die young if you enjoy the odd tipple
A study showing people who enjoy the odd tipple are less likely to suffer a premature death than teetotallers has been welcomed by British cancer experts.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:13 +0100
Tube delays after station fire alert
With England's glorious victory over Tunisia and Captain Kane's opportune double fresh in the mind, here are some things to consider to keep the good mood going.

Herald Scotland

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:36 +0100
PMQs Live: Jeremy Corbyn urged Theresa May to be "straight" with voters
Jeremy Corbyn urged Theresa May to be "straight" with voters by outlining which taxes will increase to fund extra NHS spending.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Ibrox chief in new court proceedings over failure to make £11m Rangers shares bid
REGULATORS have brought fresh legal action over the failure by Rangers chairman Dave King to make a judge-ordered £11 million bid for most of the club’s shares.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:11:49 +0100
The Mack can be restored, says Muriel Gray
THE Mackintosh building, “the world’s most indestructible building”, can be built again, the chairwoman of the Glasgow School of Art has declared.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:07 +0100
Prestwick would be 'wound up' if forced to repay taxpayers' loan
LOSS-MAKING Prestwick Airport would be forced to shut if it was asked to repay the tens of millions of taxpayers’ cash it has received in the last four years, bosses have admitted.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:10:45 +0100
Iain Macwhirter: Brexit paves the way for Scotland's divorce from UK
I CAN’T help noticing how the old, poisonous football enmities between Scotland and England have matured into a civilised banter, even respect. Meanwhile, the atmosphere on the political football ground, at Westminster, has coarsened beyond belief....

Hinckley Times

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Litter fines double
Blaby District Council has doubled its littering fine to £150

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Horiba MIRA plans for £26m test track to trial driverless cars
Driverless cars would travel along the half mile track at speeds as high as 155mph

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wonderful Hinckley's guide to what's on in June
There is plenty to do this month

Thu, 31 May 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Shetland ponies kept near Hinckley left with cuts and a fracture after attack
Owners believe somebody attacked the ponies with a bottle and a chair

Thu, 31 May 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Less than a quarter of Leicestershire child sex offences end up in court
Reasons include not being able to find the suspect and victims not wanting to go to court

Hungary Budapest Business Journal

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:10:00 GMT
Hungarian householdsʼ material welfare trails regional peers
Hungaryʼs Actual Individual Consumption (AIC), a measure of the material welfare of households, was 63% of the European Union average last year, at purchasing power parity, shows a report released Tuesday by Eurostat, the EUʼs statistics office.&nb...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:22:00 GMT
MOL gains access to Adriatic gas via Croatian unit
Croatian oil and gas company INA, a subsidiary of Hungarian peer MOL, will purchase Eni Croatia BV from the Italian Eni Group, thus becoming sole owner and operator of the Northern Adriatic and Marica offshore gas fields, according to a MOL announcem...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:32:00 GMT
Deficit 87% of full-year target, ministry confirms
Hungaryʼs cash flow-based general government, excluding local councils, ran a HUF 1,187.5 billion deficit at the end of May, the Ministry of Finance confirmed in a second reading of data released Wednesday.  The deficit thus reached 87.3% of the HU...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:06:00 GMT
ÁKK buys back HUF 21 bln of bonds early
The Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) bought back a combined HUF 21.37 billion of bonds expiring in 2019 before maturity at a reverse auction on Wednesday.   

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:01:00 GMT
Government submits wide raft of tax changes
A bill submitted by the government to Parliament late Tuesday would raise the revenue threshold for the Small Business Tax (KIVA) and phase out the Simplified Business Tax (EVA).  The bill was among a plethora submitted during the day, affecting rea...

Iceland Monitor

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:08:00 +0000
Tourist poops outside public lavatory in North Iceland
It seems that it's still common for tourists in Iceland to go to the lavatory outdoors in public instead of using public lavatories. Recently a farmer in North Iceland spotted a woman pooping in her field.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:58:00 +0000
Icelanders organise protest outside US embassy in Reykjavik tomorrow
Over a thousand people are attending and thousands are interested in a protest organised on Facebook against the US policy of separating children from parents at the US border.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:05:00 +0000
Three reports made about icebergs today in Icelandic waters
The marine traffic control centre in Iceland received three reports of iceberg sightings this morning, all in different areas. Visibility is good today.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 18:18:00 +0000
Iceland's national football team not sexy enough?
None of the men in the Icelandic national men's football team have made lists in Elle and Vogue on the sexiest competitors at the World Cup.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:16:00 +0000
Weather: Wednesday will be this week's sunniest day
June hasn't seen many days of sunshine yet and this week, Wednesday is the best bet if you're planning on outdoor activities.

Iceland Review

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:42:56 +0000
Women in the City Council Spotlight
Women are in the spotlight at the first meeting of Reykjavík’s newly-elected City Council.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:56:38 +0000
Gyrfalcon Breeding at 40-Year High
There appear to be more gyrfalcon chicks and eggs in Iceland this spring than at any time since the early 1980s.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:45:10 +0000
A Turf House is Her Summer Cabin
Elísabet Sveinsdóttir, nearly 90, spends every summer in her turf house in East Iceland.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:58:57 +0000
Rehab Summer Closures a Serious Concern
Summer closures at Icelandic rehab centres are bad news for those who struggle with addiction.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:10:20 +0000
Highest Ever Viewership During Iceland-Argentina Game
Sixty percent of Iceland watch the Iceland-Argentina match last Saturday.

Iceland Reykjavik Grapvine

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:55:01 +0000
Jacqueline Boxx’s Subversive World of Burlesque
Baltimore native Jacqueline Boxx has created quite a wave in the world of burlesque. She is shattering stereotypes in a... The post Jacqueline Boxx’s Subversive World of Burlesque appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:43:36 +0000
Icelandic Police Reportedly Enjoying Themselves In Russia
Five Icelandic police officers are in Moscow for the World Cup, although not just to support their country’s team. RÚV... The post Icelandic Police Reportedly Enjoying Themselves In Russia appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:05:16 +0000
Icelandic Government To Meet Over US Border Policy
Iceland’s parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee will soon meet to discuss how to respond to US policy on the treatment of... The post Icelandic Government To Meet Over US Border Policy appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:27:29 +0000
Well, You Asked… A World Cup Advice Special
With the world’s attention focussed on Iceland like a more friendly version of the Eye of Sauron, we’ve been fielding... The post Well, You Asked… A World Cup Advice Special appeared first on The Reykjavik Grapevine.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:10:07 +0000
#SmiteTheWorld Daily: Gylfi Out?, Bank Closes For #NGA Game, Dodgy Ads, & More
It’s three days until the Nigeria game, and the horde have taken some time of for relaxation, treatment and preparation... The post #SmiteTheWorld Daily: Gylfi Out?, Bank Closes For #NGA Game, Dodgy Ads, & More appeared first on The Reykja...

Impartial Reporter

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:00:00 +0100
Ex-Sinn Féin MLA 'unlawfully discriminated against' awarded £5,500 payout
A FORMER Sinn Féin Fermanagh and South Tyrone MLA has been awarded £5,500 after a Fair Employment Tribunal found that he had been unlawfully discriminated against on the grounds of political opinion.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:00:00 +0100
Six years in prison for former Scout leader who sexually abused two girls
A FORMER Scout leader who admitted sexually abusing two young girls has been jailed for six years.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:00 +0100
Wife's tribute to partner 'in work and in life', Gerard Collins
THE grieving wife of the 45-year-old man who died on his farm on Monday this week says she has lost her partner “in work and in life”.Lisnaskea man, Gerry Collins was killed in a farming accident on the Moughley Road, Lisnaskea.Just a day late...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 19:00:00 +0100
Alcohol doorstep delivery is 'feeding addiction'
ENNISKILLEN councillor Keith Elliott intends to raise the issue of local delivery services bringing alcohol directly to the doorsteps of vulnerable people in the community at the next Fermanagh and Omagh Police and Community Safety Partnership (PC...

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 21:00:00 +0100
Shona Morrison - Why not give public transport a go and let your mind wander
LAST week, Translink launched their third annual Bus and Train Week campaign, which saw some pretty amazing special offers made available to passengers.

Inverness Courier

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Northern Meeting Park to be open to the public
The Northern Meeting Park is to be opened for a two-week trial period this summer. PEOPLE are being urged to take up the rare chance to linger in a historic Inverness park next month. The usually-locked

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MSP seeking solutions to end Raigmore Hospital parking woes
Discussions involving the public, NHS Highland and politicians from all sides are being called for to put an end to Raigmore Hospital's parking nightmare. The call comes from Highlands and Islands MSP

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:00:00 GMT
Travellers condemn city site as 'junk-filled and dirty'
MEMBERS of a large extended family living in caravans in the city's Longman Park for Gypsies and Travellers are calling for a mass clear-up of the site.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Chelsie is delighted with her pageant debut
Chelsie Allison says lots of opportunities have opened up to her after her Miss Scotland success. MISS Scotland finalist Chelsie Allison says she remains proud of her achievement, despite being pipped

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Decision on Nairn homes plan is delayed
A FINAL decision on controversial plans for 115 new homes at Nairn has been deferred until August. The proposed Kingsteps development at Lochloy was due to be discussed by Highland councillors last week,

Ireland Headlines

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:57:24 +0100
Lawyer appeals for leniency in Drumm sentencing
Lawyers for the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, David Drumm, have said he made a huge error of judgement and have asked the Circuit Criminal Court to be as lenient as possible in sentencing him.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:35:11 +0100
Taoiseach accuses UK of stalling over Irish border
The Taoiseach has accused the UK of stalling progress in Brexit negotiations and warned of the consequences of not striking a deal on the border.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:47:39 +0100
EU leaders to hold mini-summit on migration
Several EU leaders will hold special talks on migration in Brussels on Sunday to try to find answers ahead of a major summit next week, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:45:36 +0100
Population could hit 6.69 million by 2051 - CSO
The Central Statistics Office has said the country's population is projected to reach 6.69 million by 2051, if the country sees high inward migration and high fertility rates.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:40 +0100
Fire at fish processing plant in west Cork
Emergency services are dealing with a fire at a fish processing factory near Baltimore in west Co Cork.

Ireland IrishExaminer

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Pork firm effluent at ‘fish-kill’ amount, court hears
A pork factory was discharging effluent at “fish-kill level” into a stream that leads into a special area of conservation on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Struggling to get to social gatherings a key issue for older people, report finds
Older people in Ireland are highly involved with their family and in society, but many of them face significant challenges in negotiating the built environment and in accessing public transport.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Irish-led research to help refugees
The traumatic effects of war and conflict on people coming to Europe could be better assessed and treated as a result of an international project led by Irish researchers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Mobile home occupants to have a say
A judge has refused an application from Cork County Council for an ex parte interim injunction granting the local authority powers to remove a mobile home from a green area in Fermoy, and has adjourned the matter until Friday to allow the occupants t...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Priest’s ordination first in Kerry Diocese since 2007
The ordination of the first priest in the Diocese of Kerry in 11 years has been announced and is to take place in under two weeks’ time in north Kerry.

Italy

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:32:49 +0200
Italy busts 1,000 major tax evaders who dodged €2.3 billion
Italy's financial crimes force has identified around a thousand tax evaders accused of dodging more than €2 million a piece in 18 months.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:05:57 +0200
Italy's Benetton condemned for using rescued migrants in adverts
French charity SOS Méditerranée has lashed out at Italian clothing giant Benetton over an advertising campaign featuring a photograph of migrants being rescued at sea.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:20:45 +0200
Italy once more has the 'world's best restaurant'
Italy's Osteria Francescana was crowned the world's best restaurant for the second time on Tuesday at an awards ceremony by British trade magazine Restaurant, beating out top eateries in Spain and France.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:28:59 +0200
Italian coastguard ship brings more than 500 migrants to Sicily
An Italian coastguard ship carrying more than 500 migrants, including dozens rescued by the US Navy off Libya last week, arrived on Tuesday night at a port in Sicily, days after the new hard-right interior minister banned NGO rescue ships from dockin...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:37:26 +0200
Why Italy's 'mammones' will keep staying with mamma
Two in three Italians under 35 still live with their parents, and the phenomenon is especially high among young men. Contributor Megan Birot meets one of Italy's "mummy's boys" and finds out why he's not staying at home out of choice.

Krakow Post

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:54:40 +0000
What to do in Krakow: 18-24 June 2018
The Jewish Culture Festival begins this week, along with organ music, outdoor cinema, unique exhibitions, and more... The post What to do in Krakow: 18-24 June 2018 appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 20:13:54 +0000
Drop In: Parampara
'Parampara' means 'tradition' in Hindi, so I was curious if it lived up to its name – tradition being a pretty important thing in Indian cuisine The post Drop In: Parampara appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:47:47 +0000
[PHOTOS] The Małopolska JDC Dance Festival
[PHOTOS] Last weekend the JDC Dance Studio hosted the Małopolska Dance Festival, celebrating the art from all around the Lesser Poland voivodeship The post [PHOTOS] The Małopolska JDC Dance Festival appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 20:50:33 +0000
Kino Mania: Mug (Twarz) (2018)
After Jacek (Mateusz Kosciukiewicz), is disfigured in an accident on the construction site of a jumbo-sized Christ statue, he is punished for having a new face against his will. The post Kino Mania: Mug (Twarz) (2018) appeared first on The Krakow Po...

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:46:37 +0000
Same-sex spouses have equal residency rights across EU, top court rules
The European Court of Justice has ruled that all member states must grant residency rights to same-sex spouses of EU citizens – including Poland, where gay marriage is illegal The post Same-sex spouses have equal residency rights across EU, top cou...

Lithuania Delfi

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:48:26 +0300
Seimas commission says no grounds to impeach MP Skardžius
There are no grounds to launch impeachment proceedings against Artūras Skardžius, deputy head of the ruling Lithuanian Social Democratic Labor political group in the Seimas, an ad-hoc commission decided on Wednesday.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:06 +0300
Lithuanian travelers spent EUR 186.5 mln abroad this year
Lithuanian tourists spent 185.6 million euros abroad in the first quarter of this year, up 10.7 percent year-on-year, the latest figures from the Statistics Lithuania have revealed.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:22:35 +0300
Lithuania faces sanctions over stalling Paksas amendments
Lithuania is facing sanctions if amendments paving the way for Rolandas Paksas to stand as a candidate in elections do not more forward in the Seimas, says Donatas Murauskas, head of the Lithuanian Justice Ministry's Division of Representation at the...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:32:19 +0300
I had no info on Lietuvos Energija project corruption – ex-Energy Minister
Lithuania's former Energy Minister Rokas Masiulis refrains from commenting on the prime minister's recent critical statements on state-run energy company Lietuvos Energija's (Lithuanian Energy) cogeneration plant projects in Vilnius and Kaunas.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:00:03 +0300
Kęstutis Girnius. Migration and democracy

Lithuania Tribune

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:58:22 +0000
Subscribe to the new Lithuania Tribune
Since 2009, the Lithuania Tribune (our new address http://en.delfi.lt/) news portal has been bringing you the most insightful and relevant news about Lithuania and the Baltic region. Now we are relaunching our website and evolving our services in or...

Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:51:34 +0000
The Lithuania Tribune moved to new and bigger platform
Providing English-language Lithuania news coverage since August 2009, the Lithuania Tribune had switched gears and moved to a new and better platform. “The Tribune is accelerating forward,” said  Editor-in-Chief Ruslanas Iržikevičius....

Mon, 11 May 2015 13:20:32 +0000
Blossom of Hope pits James Bond against breast cancer
George East | the Lithuania Tribune The International Women’s Association of Vilnius (IWAV) mixes charity with a twist of James Bond, in order to help Lithuanian women fighting breast cancer. IWAV invites all who support this idea to come to i...

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:11:01 +0000
Google registers a company in Lithuania
ELTA Google, an information technology giant from the United States, on Thursday registered their company Google Lithuania in the country. Data from Lithuania’s Centre of Registers shows that the new company was registered with the authority on...

Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:09:03 +0000
British defence secretary warns of Russia’s danger to Baltic states
ELTA Russia could inflict the tactics it is accused of using to destabilize Ukraine on Baltic members of NATO, British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon warned in comments to British newspapers on Wednesday. He said that NATO must be prepared for Russ...

Liverpool Echo

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Mum's heartbreaking last wish for her children before she died of cancer
A Wirral dad and his two girls made a promise to their mum which they intend to keep

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Watch 'Brad the bomber's' final fight before fatal motorbike crash
Bradley Taylor,32, was killed on Saturday night in a motorbike accident near a Wirral beauty spot

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 GMT
86-year-old 'King of the Road' lands pot-hole payout, wins resurfacing battle and beats illness in busy few months
Barry Iddon took his fight to the council and has had a very good result

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 22:02:16 GMT
Urgent appeal for missing woman last seen close to Anfield Cemetery
Police and family of the 44-year-old woman are becoming increasingly concerned about her whereabouts

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:16:58 GMT
Family insist "bubbly" young man found dead would never have killed himself
Raymond Moore's dad said his son was looking forward to the Grand National when he died

Macclesfield Express

Macedonian News Agency

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...

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:42:55 +0000
Victory against Montenegro propels Macedonia to second EHF EURO stage
After a 25:24 victory against Slovenia in their EHF EURO 2018 opener in Zagreb, Macedonia recorded another one-goal win in Group C on Monday, thereby booking their ticket for the next stage. It was another hard-earned win for coach Raul Gonzalez’s ...

Malta Gozo News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:58:25 +0000
Promotion of renewable energy through projects in Gozitan localities
The promotion of renewable energy in Gozitan localities is underway through the implementation of Green Fiscal Policies and...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:37:57 +0000
The magic of music donated to the Sannat Special Unit
The HSBC Malta Foundation is bringing music to the ears of young students from the Gozo College Sannat...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:35:53 +0000
SDM meets with MCAST on student issues including those from Gozo
A meeting has been held between Studenti Demokristjani Maltin (SDM) and the administration of MCAST “to shed light...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:22:43 +0000
Independent living preparatory course introduced for Gozitan students
An innovative `Independent living’ preparatory course is being launched for Gozitan students who will be continuing their studies...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:03:31 +0000
New post-secondary level foreign language proficiency courses
An alternative way of obtaining certification in foreign languages is being introduced by the Ministry for Education and...

Malta Independent

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:26:00 +0200
Watch: 'We give Malta electricity, and they refuse to help with migrants' - Italy's deputy PM
Italy’s deputy Prime Minister has once again raised the tensions between Malta and Italy, saying that Malta is getting electricity from Italy but refusing to help with migrants. “We give Malta electricity, there is a cable that start...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:00 +0200
Legality of using phone taps by Malta Security Services challenged in court
Lawyers for alleged drug smuggler Joseph Lebrun today attacked the legality of using phone taps by the Malta Security Services in criminal cases and the storage of communications data by the authorities.In a Constitutional application filed against t...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:41:00 +0200
Paola Square architect defends decision to remove trees
Paola Square architect Christopher Mintoff said that it would have been cheaper to leave the Paola Square trees in their place but it was not feasible to do so.He was replying, on Facebook, to criticism in the social media regarding the removal of th...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:42:00 +0200
Robert Abela says Jason Azzopardi abused parliamentary privilege to lie
Nationalist MP Jason Azzopardi once again abused his parliamentary privilege to lie to the House, Labour MP Robert Abela. It is not true, the Labour Party said in a statement, that he had access to Malta Security Services information.In Parliament on...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:29:00 +0200
‘People working with FIAU would not wilfully do wrong’ – Finance Minister Scicluna
Finance Minister Edward Scicluna yesterday expressed his trust in FIAU personnel, stating that he does not believe they would wilfully do anything wrong.EU Commissioner for Justice Vera Jourova had indicated that if the European Banking Authority (EB...

Malta Today

Wed,20 Jun 2018 14:53:06 +0200
For the first time, PA set to turn down a high rise
Tomorrow the Planning Authority is set to refuse a high-rise 12-storey development instead of the Meli Bugeja marble factory in Qormi

Wed,20 Jun 2018 13:30:16 +0200
Malta processes over 1,800 asylum claims despite no boat migrant landings
Malta received a total of 1,839 applications for international protection in 2017, a decrease of 4.6 per cent over the preceding year

Wed,20 Jun 2018 13:15:42 +0200
Drug smuggler’s lawyers attack legality of Security Services’ phone-tapping
Constitutional challenge could have ripple effect as lawyers claim Malta Security Services phone-taps are carried without judicial scrutiny

Wed,20 Jun 2018 13:15:24 +0200
GO and Melita will both offer Premier and Serie A football matches
As of next August, the two rival TV service networks will pool their rights together in one new preimum package called Total Sports Network

Wed,20 Jun 2018 13:10:22 +0200
EU leaders to meet informally on migration as hope fades for summit breakthrough
Joseph Muscat will attend Sunday’s informal meeting of European leaders called by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss migration

Moscow Times

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0400
Crimea Government Moves Swiftly to Join Russia
Residents of Crimea remained divided Monday about the outcome of a weekend referendum in which voters chose overwhelmingly to split from Ukraine and join Russia, even as government agencies in the regional capital quickly moved to re-register themsel...

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 19:51:57 +0300
Reluctantly, Russia Starts Sell-Off of Major State Companies
Back in April, President Vladimir Putin was asked at a press conference why he planned to sell state companies just when the market was at bottom.

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:23:45 +0300
Moscow Battered by Apocalyptic Overnight Thunderstorms
A clean-up operation is under way in Moscow after the city and the surrounding region were lashed by overnight thunderstorms and torrential rain.

Thu, 14 Jul 2016 20:10:08 +0300
Russian Orthodox Church Responds to Women Who 'Are Not Afraid to Speak'
Thousands of women in Ukraine, Russia and Belarus have taken to social media to share their experiences of sexual violence in an online flash mob under the hashtags #янебоюсьсказати and #янеб...

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 11:33:18 +0300
Russian Minister: Infrastructure Needed for Yarovaya's Anti-Terror Law Doesn't Exist
Russia's deputy minister for economic development has said that the data storage infrastructure needed for new anti-terror legislation doesn't exist anywhere in the world, the Interfax news agency reported Thursday.

Newark Advertiser

Northern Ireland BBC

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:24:11 GMT
Ronan Kerr murder: Man charged with terrorism offences
The 34-year-old appeared in court charged with offences linked to police officer Ronan Kerr's murder.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:22:39 GMT
Billy Caldwell: Campaigner's company sells cannabis oil
Charlotte Caldwell has been treating her severely epileptic son, Billy, with cannabis oil since 2016.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:11:29 GMT
Prime minister to meet Sinn Féin leaders
Theresa May will meet party representatives, including Mary Lou McDonald and Michelle O'Neill.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:49 GMT
SDLP calls on councillor Brian Duffin to resign
The SDLP said its former member Brian Duffin should resign his seat following his conviction

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:22:24 GMT
Bid to save red kite eggs after birds' death
The eggs of a dead breeding pair were moved to other nests to see if they would hatch.

Northwich Guardian

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:30:00 +0100
'State-of-the-art' transformation of Willows Vets’ complete
THE state-of-the-art redevelopment of Willows Veterinary Hospital in Hartford is complete, with new photos showing the transformation.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:32:27 +0100
Thousands enjoy the first day of the Royal Cheshire County Show
THE Royal Cheshire County Show lived up to its ‘bigger and better than ever’ promise for 2018, with thousands of people enjoying the first of two days of top quality entertainment, demonstrations and displays at the Tabley Showground.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:30:00 +0100
MP pushes for Cheshire devolution progress
MIKE Amesbury has used a debate on the Northern Powerhouse to call for progress on devolution for Cheshire.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:30:00 +0100
Rotary Club backs Salvation Army welfare facilities for homeless
NORTHWICH Rotary Club has funded the provision of welfare facilities in one of its largest sponsorship projects in recent times.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:20:00 +0100
WINNER: Readers' favourite pub
Winner: The Green Dragon

Norway Today

Thursday,January 15, 2015 10:12 AM
Royal cod on the catch for Haakon
It was royal handlines catch when Crown Prince Haakon attended the start of the traditional cod fishery on the outer side of Senja.

Thursday,December 11, 2014 11:32 AM
The prize winners are asking Norway to take responsibility
The prize winners urge the Norwegian government to take on the leadership in the fight for the children's rights in the world.

Saturday,December 06, 2014 11:57 PM
Labour Party will intervene to prevent a general arming of the police
Labour Party`s Hadia Tajik says the party still opposes a general armament. But she accepts that the police carry weapons until 19 December with the current threat.

Monday,November 24, 2014 10:42 AM
Researcher: IS does not disappear in the nearest future
The Islamic state (IS) will be able to utilize that local conflicts and instability becomes worse in the future. Among others have Lebanon and Jordan become destabilized.

Friday,November 21, 2014 11:22 AM
Hundreds in torchlight procession for a ten year old who was found dead in Oslo
Several hundred people walked in torchlight procession Friday evening for the ten year old boy who was found dead in the family's apartment on Mortensrud,

Norwegian Foreigner

Poland

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:40:00 GMT
Lithuanian leader says Western powers naive about Russia: report
Lithuania’s president has said that Western powers are naive in their assessment of Russia and that her country should be ready to defend itself against a potential Russian invasion, according to a report.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:00:00 GMT
Polish gov’t in push to speed up housing delivery
Poland’s government on Wednesday decided to move forward with a bill aiming to speed up the construction of new homes amid a housing shortage.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:26:00 GMT
PM pledges to help Polish farmers hit by drought
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Wednesday pledged to help Polish farmers hit by drought.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:44:50 GMT
Polish police bust suspected fraudsters
Polish police have detained four people suspected of defrauding 2,700 customers by selling fictitious products online.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:10:00 GMT
Poland’s Gaz-System selects route for Baltic Pipe gas link to Norway
Poland’s gas grid operator Gaz-System has selected its preferred route for the Baltic Pipe, a planned gas link to Norway, according to reports.

Poland Krakow

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:54:40 +0000
What to do in Krakow: 18-24 June 2018
The Jewish Culture Festival begins this week, along with organ music, outdoor cinema, unique exhibitions, and more... The post What to do in Krakow: 18-24 June 2018 appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 20:13:54 +0000
Drop In: Parampara
'Parampara' means 'tradition' in Hindi, so I was curious if it lived up to its name – tradition being a pretty important thing in Indian cuisine The post Drop In: Parampara appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:47:47 +0000
[PHOTOS] The Małopolska JDC Dance Festival
[PHOTOS] Last weekend the JDC Dance Studio hosted the Małopolska Dance Festival, celebrating the art from all around the Lesser Poland voivodeship The post [PHOTOS] The Małopolska JDC Dance Festival appeared first on The Krakow Post.

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 20:50:33 +0000
Kino Mania: Mug (Twarz) (2018)
After Jacek (Mateusz Kosciukiewicz), is disfigured in an accident on the construction site of a jumbo-sized Christ statue, he is punished for having a new face against his will. The post Kino Mania: Mug (Twarz) (2018) appeared first on The Krakow Po...

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:46:37 +0000
Same-sex spouses have equal residency rights across EU, top court rules
The European Court of Justice has ruled that all member states must grant residency rights to same-sex spouses of EU citizens – including Poland, where gay marriage is illegal The post Same-sex spouses have equal residency rights across EU, top cou...

Portugal Resident

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:14:11 +0000
Tivoli Carvoeiro unveils food truck on rooftop!
Tivoli Carvoeiro’s popular Sky Bar, boasting views over the Atlantic and beach below, will be marking the start of the summer season with a party on Saturday evening (June 23) when a vintage food truck will be unveiled to the sound of Elton John so...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:48:31 +0000
Bowls Algarve Summer League
Summer finally arrived in the Algarve with a gloriously hot day for our game on Thursday, June 14 at Pedras da Rainha Bowling Club in Cabanas, and all the teams are fighting for their places in the league. Albufeira Wildcats were beaten by Valverde V...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:46:49 +0000
Purobeach reopens for another fun summer
Around 200 people attended the reopening of Purobeach in Vilamoura on Saturday, June 16. The Purobeach concept was introduced in Palma de Mallorca in 2005 and arrived in Vilamoura in 2010. Its beach club concept represents “the light, fresh, Medite...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:43:22 +0000
Swedish tourist killed in Albufeira car crash
A 63-year-old Swedish man was killed and his wife injured in a violent car crash last Saturday night (June 16) in São Rafael, Albufeira. According to reports, the man was behind the wheel when he lost control of the car while driving down a steep ro...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:31:13 +0000
Lagoa creates seven new areas for urban rehabilitation
Lagoa’s municipal assembly has approved the creation of seven new ‘urban rehabilitation areas’ (ARU) in Carvoeiro, Estômbar, Ferragudo, Mexilhoeira de Carregação, Calvário, Parchal and Porches. An ARU is an area in a town where the council ...

Pravda Russian News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:21:00 +0300
Kremlin declassifies Kim Jong-un's letter to Putin
DPRK leader Kim Jong-un wrote a letter to President Putin. In the letter, Kim wrote about productive cooperation at the highest state level, Putin's aide Yuri Ushakov said.According to him, Kim Jong-un did not write anything about arranging a possibl...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:10:00 +0300
Russia introduces additional duties on imports of US goods
The Russian government has decided to introduce "balancing measures" for goods imported from the United States. Russia will impose additional import duties on a number of goods that have an alternative on the Russian market, Maxim Oreshkin, the Minis...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:54:00 +0300
Russia spends over $11 billion on 2018 World Cup
Russia has spent more than 680 billion rubles ($11.6 billion) to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup, consulting company JLL said.According to the latest available assessment of the organizing committee, the final expenditure in April 2018 amounted to 683 b...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:09:00 +0300
Putin has nothing to say regarding pension reform in Russia
President Vladimir Putin has not released an official statement yet about his position on the issue of the pension reform in Russia. Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated that President Vladimir Putin's official position on the matter has n...

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:18:00 +0300
Russia demands USA should destroy chemical weapons and declassify Novichok files
Representatives of the Russian Embassy in the United States urged US authorities to declassify the data on the Novichok nerve agent and destroy the stockpile of chemical weapons in the United States. "Reveal US 'Novichok' files! Destroy your CW stock...

Pravda World News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:19:00 +0300
Pentagon to deliver F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey bypassing Congress approval
The Pentagon said that the US will supply F-35 fighter bombers to Turkey despite the pressure from the US Congress.According to Pentagon spokesman Mike Andrews, the aircraft will be delivered on June 21, in Fort Worth, Texas. Afterwards, the fighter ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:59:00 +0300
Ukrainian Fleet is rotting away
Ukrainian warships are rotting away. An article posted on the Moskovsky Komsomolets newspaper  said that Kiev forgot about its fleet as soon as the Crimea voted to reunite with Russia. The Hetman Sagaidachnyi frigate has become the symbol of the dyi...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:51:00 +0300
USA threatens to pull out from treaty that holds the Earth together
The United States intends to abandon its obligations under the Treaty on the Elimination of Intermediate-Range and Shorter-Range Missiles (aka INF Treaty) if Russia continues violating its terms, Interfax reports with reference to a the bill about th...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:03:00 +0300
Russia may voluntarily return Crimea to Ukraine
Former Ukrainian President Leonid Kravchuk believes that Russia may voluntarily return the Crimea to Ukraine some day just as it had given it away to Ukraine in 1954. "There was a time when Russia could not handle the Crimea, so she gave it to us. No...

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:32:00 +0300
US-led coalition strikes Assad's army in Syria
Pilots of the US-led international coalition struck positions of the Syrian army in the province of Deir ez Zor.According to Syria's SANA news agency, the attack targeted the settlement of Al-Hari, to the south-east of Al-Bukemal. The Syrian army has...

Radio Poland

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:40:00 GMT
Lithuanian leader says Western powers naive about Russia: report
Lithuania’s president has said that Western powers are naive in their assessment of Russia and that her country should be ready to defend itself against a potential Russian invasion, according to a report.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:00:00 GMT
Polish gov’t in push to speed up housing delivery
Poland’s government on Wednesday decided to move forward with a bill aiming to speed up the construction of new homes amid a housing shortage.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:26:00 GMT
PM pledges to help Polish farmers hit by drought
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Wednesday pledged to help Polish farmers hit by drought.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:44:50 GMT
Polish police bust suspected fraudsters
Polish police have detained four people suspected of defrauding 2,700 customers by selling fictitious products online.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:10:00 GMT
Poland’s Gaz-System selects route for Baltic Pipe gas link to Norway
Poland’s gas grid operator Gaz-System has selected its preferred route for the Baltic Pipe, a planned gas link to Norway, according to reports.

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:48:10 +0100
The Rolling Stones light up Twickenham Stadium
The Rolling Stones rocked Twickenham Stadium last night, in the last leg of the UK tour.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:59:10 +0100
McFly bassist to the rescue after fox finds itseld stranded in middle of water fountain
It was a day like any other when Dougie Poynter decided to go out for a stroll.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:18:02 +0100
Residents give thumbs up to Richmond's on-street electric charging points
On-street electric charging points have been given the thumbs up by residents.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:43:02 +0100
'Dilapidated' Botanic Gardens cafe could undergo massive redevelopment
The White Peaks Cafe as we know it could be no more.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:13:03 +0100
Headteachers should ban pupils using mobile phones during the school day, says culture secretary
The culture secretary is urging headteachers to crack down on pupils' use of mobile phones during school time, saying it is having a “real impact” on achievements.

Romania Agerpres

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:40:20 +0300
#DiplomaticCentennial/Dan Adrian Balanescu: Lithuania, Latvia used EU Council Presidency for promotion, we'll follow example
Lithuania and Latvia shared with Romania, starting from their own experiences, the particulars and opportunities specific to the process of preparing and exercising the mandate of the EU Council Presidency, and these consultations have ide...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:26:40 +0300
PM Dancila tells Parliament that Romania seeks concrete results for citizens when chairing EU Council
Romania will seek to achieve concrete results for the citizens through the activity that it will carry out when holding the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila stated on Wednesday in the plenary ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:47:51 +0300
Start of registrations for international singing contest 'Cerbul de Aur'
The singers wishing to take part in the international contest 'Cerbul de Aur' (Golden Stag Festival) can register on the official website of the event, cerbuldeaur.ro, by July 11, the press office of Brasov City Hall announ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:48:04 +0300
Presidency: EU member states' ambassadors express concern over Criminal Procedure Code's amendments
The ambassadors of the EU member states accredited in Bucharest showed concern regarding the amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code passed in Parliament, a release by the Presidential Administration reads, following a meeting of Preside...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:12:58 +0300
PM Dancila meets UN General Assembly President Lajcak and underscores importance of implementing 2030 Agenda
Prime Minister Viorica Dancila met on Tuesday with President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Miroslav Lajcak, who is paying an official visit to Romania, context in which the Romanian PM showed that the success of implementing ...

Romania Insider

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:54:52 GMT
Gosport hospital deaths: Prescribed painkillers 'shortened 456 lives'
There was "disregard for human life" in prescribing drugs at the Gosport hospital, a report finds.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:51:50 GMT
British Airways cancels 'incorrectly' cheap tickets
Passengers are angry after tickets to Tel Aviv and Dubai were cancelled for being the incorrect price.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:15:00 GMT
Prince Louis to be baptised on 9 July
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's youngest son will be baptised at the same place as his brother George.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:17:09 GMT
Man arrested over Southgate Tube station explosion
Police believe the explosion in north London, which injured five, was caused by a faulty drill battery.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:22:39 GMT
Billy Caldwell: Campaigner's company sells cannabis oil
Charlotte Caldwell has been treating her severely epileptic son, Billy, with cannabis oil since 2016.

Romanian National News Agency

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:40:20 +0300
#DiplomaticCentennial/Dan Adrian Balanescu: Lithuania, Latvia used EU Council Presidency for promotion, we'll follow example
Lithuania and Latvia shared with Romania, starting from their own experiences, the particulars and opportunities specific to the process of preparing and exercising the mandate of the EU Council Presidency, and these consultations have ide...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:26:40 +0300
PM Dancila tells Parliament that Romania seeks concrete results for citizens when chairing EU Council
Romania will seek to achieve concrete results for the citizens through the activity that it will carry out when holding the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila stated on Wednesday in the plenary ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:47:51 +0300
Start of registrations for international singing contest 'Cerbul de Aur'
The singers wishing to take part in the international contest 'Cerbul de Aur' (Golden Stag Festival) can register on the official website of the event, cerbuldeaur.ro, by July 11, the press office of Brasov City Hall announ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:48:04 +0300
Presidency: EU member states' ambassadors express concern over Criminal Procedure Code's amendments
The ambassadors of the EU member states accredited in Bucharest showed concern regarding the amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code passed in Parliament, a release by the Presidential Administration reads, following a meeting of Preside...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:12:58 +0300
PM Dancila meets UN General Assembly President Lajcak and underscores importance of implementing 2030 Agenda
Prime Minister Viorica Dancila met on Tuesday with President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly Miroslav Lajcak, who is paying an official visit to Romania, context in which the Romanian PM showed that the success of implementing ...

RT

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:23:00 +0000
WORLD CUP 2018 LIVE #FansEyeView #FootWall
The next-best thing to being here. Russia 2018 has already exceeded everyone’s expectations. Ask any fan. Or better still, watch them live here. Read Full Article at RT.com

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:59:29 +0000
Migrant deadlock: Just 18% of Germans say Merkel will find EU-wide solution, poll reveals
Less than a fifth of Germans believe Angela Merkel is capable of negotiating an EU-wide deal that would see migrants returned to European states where they were first registered, a survey has revealed. Read Full Article at RT.com ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:54:50 +0000
Two former Tory mayors found guilty of child-sex offences in just 48 hours
Two former Tory mayors have been convicted of multiple child-sex offences in just 48 hours. One of them has been found guilty of raping a young girl, while the other admitted to over 20 counts of child abuse. Read Full Article at RT.c...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:46:58 +0000
Smash hit! Ronaldo breaks top international goalscoring record at World Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo has broken the record of legendary Hungarian striker Ferenc Puskas' for international goals scored for a European team when he netted a header versus Morocco at the 2018 World Cup, taking his tally to 85 goals. Read F...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:33:09 +0000
Tory advisor on Love Island becomes revenge porn victim after X-rated leak (VIDEO)
Having just joined her fellow contestants at the Love Island villa on Sunday, Zara McDermott has become the latest victim of an online revenge porn leak, with naked pictures and an explicit X-rated clip released by an ex-flame. Read Ful...

Scotland BBC

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:04:57 GMT
Man stabbed by gang in 'targeted' attack in Torrance
The victim was sitting in a van when he was attacked by a group of men armed with knives.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:41:10 GMT
Sister pleads: 'Let me bury my murdered brother Paul'
The sister of a murder victim wants to change a "hellish and barbaric law" on post-mortem examinations.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:24:26 GMT
Two injured in coach and bus crash
The collision happened outside a primary school on Ferry Road in Edinburgh's Trinity district.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:40:22 GMT
Adults in Scotland drink almost 20 units a week
An NHS Health Scotland report says the figures highlight a "significant public health concern".

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:19:19 GMT
Driver aged 71 dies after crashing into tree in West Lothian
The man was found unconscious in a field between junctions three and four of the M9, near Linlithgow.

Scotland Herald

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:36 +0100
PMQs Live: Jeremy Corbyn urged Theresa May to be "straight" with voters
Jeremy Corbyn urged Theresa May to be "straight" with voters by outlining which taxes will increase to fund extra NHS spending.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Ibrox chief in new court proceedings over failure to make £11m Rangers shares bid
REGULATORS have brought fresh legal action over the failure by Rangers chairman Dave King to make a judge-ordered £11 million bid for most of the club’s shares.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:11:49 +0100
The Mack can be restored, says Muriel Gray
THE Mackintosh building, “the world’s most indestructible building”, can be built again, the chairwoman of the Glasgow School of Art has declared.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:00:07 +0100
Prestwick would be 'wound up' if forced to repay taxpayers' loan
LOSS-MAKING Prestwick Airport would be forced to shut if it was asked to repay the tens of millions of taxpayers’ cash it has received in the last four years, bosses have admitted.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:10:45 +0100
Iain Macwhirter: Brexit paves the way for Scotland's divorce from UK
I CAN’T help noticing how the old, poisonous football enmities between Scotland and England have matured into a civilised banter, even respect. Meanwhile, the atmosphere on the political football ground, at Westminster, has coarsened beyond belief....

Serbia News

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:48:54 +0000
UK, Germany Agree to Counter ‘Increased Russian Aggression’
UK Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a phone call on Wednesday to work together to counter Russia, the British minister’s office said. “The Chancellor and Prime Minister both agreed on the need to contin...

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:47:21 +0000
US May Take Additional Actions Against Russia
US State Department announced Thursday that the US may be taking additional actions in response to Russia ordering the expulsion of 60 US diplomats by April 5. The State Department noted that there was “no justification” for Russia’...

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:45:42 +0000
Russia to Expel 60 US Diplomats
American diplomats declared personae non gratae have to leave Russia by April 5, according to a step Moscow made in response to the greatest ever expulsion of Russian diplomats from the US over Skripal’s poisoning, groundlessly blamed on Russia...

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 20:42:41 +0000
What is an Interpretive Essay?
Find useful tips on how to write an interpretive essay. Discover which distinctive features this type of an essay has. Follow the guidelines you will find here. There is no a student who has never faced a need to write an interpretive essay as this i...

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 23:43:46 +0000
Origins of gold discovered in space
In August 2017, an explosion was spotted by scientists in a previously obscure galaxy called NGC 4993. The observation of that cataclysmic explosion has helped to explain the origin of gold on Earth. According to scientists, the burst of gravitationa...

Sky News

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:20:00 +0100
I want justice over my father's hospital death
Ex-serviceman Stanley Carby was 65 years old when he died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital under the care of Dr Jane Barton.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:00 +0100
May slams Trump over 'disturbing' child detentions
Theresa May has criticised Donald Trump's immigration policy, saying she finds pictures of child migrants being kept in cages in the US "deeply distrubing".

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:49:00 +0100
Man arrested after London tube station explosion
A 23-year-old man has been arrested after an explosion at Southgate tube station.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:56:00 +0100
Girls kicked out of softball tournament after parents brawl
A brawl between parents erupted at a youth softball game with half a dozen adults throwing punches and rolling around on the ground.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:40:00 +0100
Sexual torture used in UAE-run Yemeni prisons
Yemeni men are reportedly being sexually tortured in secret UAE-controlled prisons where they are held without charges or trials.

Slovak Spectator

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:47:20 +0200
Popular “cycling-buses” operate in the Žilina region
There are three destinations from which to choose.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:43:26 +0200
Political crisis, institutional independence and fake news: the biggest challenges of Slovak journalism
Trust in the media slightly increased following the murder of journalist but it may not last.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:55:49 +0200
Oncology register will get an update after 10 years
Screening, prevention and registering of incidences can help reduce risk of cancer – which is supposed to become the most frequent cause of death in a few years. HPV vaccination to be introduced has provoked protest emails.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:20:11 +0200
Measles continue spreading in the east
From the original source of infection, the village of Drahňov, the infected who violated quarantine rules have spread measles to other places. Six cases also involve medical staffers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:14:25 +0200
Analyst sees an end in unemployment rate decline
The decline was slowest in five years in May, with analyst suggesting that cyclical recovery is coming to an end.

Slovakia News

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 06:50:02 +0000
Commemorative event to honor Anthropoid paratroopers
A commemorative ceremony is set to take place at the Church of Cyril and Methodius in Prague on Monday to commemorate the brave act of resistance of Czechoslovak paratroopers who assassinated Acting Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich in 1942. Jozef Ga...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 14:20:02 +0000
Ballet dancer Darja Klimentová among recipients of this year’s Trebbia award
The Trebbia foundation for artists and art benefactors will hand out its annual awards at a ceremony in the Spanish Hall of Prague Castle on Sunday evening. The prize for lifetime achievement will go to Czech opera singer Eva Randová. Slovak photog...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 12:20:02 +0000
Memorial marking post-war massacre of Germans unveiled near Přerov
A new memorial marking a postwar massacre of Carpathian Germans will be unveiled on Sunday afternoon on the Švédské šance hill near the Moravian town of Přerov. Shortly after the end of WWII, in June 1945, Czechoslovak soldiers shot more than 2...

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:50:01 +0000
French president, Czech PM to mark Czech Armed Forces Memorial Day in Darney
French President Emmanuel Macron, along with Czech and Slovak prime ministers Andrej Babiš and Petr Pellegrini, will attend a ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Czechoslovak armed forces, the French weekly Vosges matin wro...

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:20:02 +0000
Babiš sues Slovakia over his listing as communist-era secret police agent
Czech Prime Minister-designate Andrej Babiš (ANO) has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Slovakia at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, in the latest chapter of a long-running dispute over whether he was falsely listed as an agent of ...

Slovakia Spectator

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:47:20 +0200
Popular “cycling-buses” operate in the Žilina region
There are three destinations from which to choose.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:43:26 +0200
Political crisis, institutional independence and fake news: the biggest challenges of Slovak journalism
Trust in the media slightly increased following the murder of journalist but it may not last.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:55:49 +0200
Oncology register will get an update after 10 years
Screening, prevention and registering of incidences can help reduce risk of cancer – which is supposed to become the most frequent cause of death in a few years. HPV vaccination to be introduced has provoked protest emails.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:20:11 +0200
Measles continue spreading in the east
From the original source of infection, the village of Drahňov, the infected who violated quarantine rules have spread measles to other places. Six cases also involve medical staffers.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:14:25 +0200
Analyst sees an end in unemployment rate decline
The decline was slowest in five years in May, with analyst suggesting that cyclical recovery is coming to an end.

Slovenia Times

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 13:22:16 +0200
Year after arbitration award, Slovenia and Croatia still disunited
Ljubljana - A year after the arbitration tribunal announced its decision on the course of the Slovenian-Croatian border, the two countries remain at loggerheads over the border. Croatia claims it had withdrawn from the arbitration process and wants a...

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:06:38 +0200
Fancy a holiday home just 100 meters from the sea?
Many of us dream of owning our own holiday home at the seaside where we could settle on winter nights and spend our old age. You can now make that dream come true! Available for purchase are 12 family villas at an exquisite location just 100 meters...

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 08:49:33 +0200
With current economic growth, now is the time to purchase industrial and storage facilities
Even after May 2018, economic growth remains high and broad-based. Also continuing is the favorable situation in the labor market. According to forecasts for 2018, economic growth will continue (5.1 %), and we can also expect the favorable economic t...

Wed, 30 May 2018 10:42:36 +0200
Parties want funds for science to increase to 1-3% of GDP
Ljubljana - The parties standing in the 3 June election would like funds for science, currently at 0.38% of Slovenia's GDP, to increase. Proposals range from roughly 1% of GDP to as much as 3%, with several parties advocating a gradual approach.

Mon, 28 May 2018 10:34:07 +0200
High-time for an investment in the construction of apartments
The renaissance of the Slovenian real estate market is not limited solely to Ljubljana. Maribor, as well, has witnessed a renewal of interest in the estate market – the demand is exceeding the supply, the result of which are the rising prices of re...

South Wales Argus

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:04:16 +0100
Pub's licence suspended over 'disgraceful' late night music
THE licensee of a Newport pub has been suspended after “disgraceful” recordings of loud music being played into the early hours emerged at a licensing review hearing.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:03:39 +0100
'It's disrespect': Son's anger at 'mountain of mud' he found on parents' grave
A SON’S visit to his parents grave on Father’s Day turned into a nightmare when he arrived to find a “mountain of soil and clay” dumped in front of their headstone.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:04:03 +0100
Family of tragic teen gymnast speak of heartbreak over her death
THE family of a teenage girl who died from sepsis have spoken of their heartbreak and their anger that equipment which may have saved her life is not readily available for patients in Wales.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:28:10 +0100
Determined family complete cancelled marathon on later date in memory of their late mum
A TEAM of people remained undeterred by the cancellation of the Newport Half Marathon and later completed the distance in memory of their late mother.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:31:16 +0100
Gwent could be set for a heatwave next week
GWENT could see temperatures soar again.

St Albans Review

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:15 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
You're less likely to die young if you enjoy the odd tipple
A study showing people who enjoy the odd tipple are less likely to suffer a premature death than teetotallers has been welcomed by British cancer experts.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:16 +0100
Tube delays after station fire alert
With England's glorious victory over Tunisia and Captain Kane's opportune double fresh in the mind, here are some things to consider to keep the good mood going.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:00:00 +0100
Thousands of women run to find cure for cancer
Thousands of women have united against cancer by taking part in a charity run.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:45:03 +0100
Mayor opens new Citizens Advice Centre
Harpenden Town Mayor opened a new Citizens Advice Centre this week.

Swiss Info

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:26:00 GMT
Switzerland regrets US move to quit human rights body
The Swiss government has reacted with disappointment to the United States’ decision to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council, defending the Geneva-based forum’s “key role” and “tangible impact”.  “Switzerland regrets t...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:23:00 GMT
French government freezes assets of Hani Ramadan
The French government has frozen the assets of controversial Swiss imam Hani Ramadan as part of the fight against the financing of terrorism.  His assets have been frozen for six months, according to the decree published on Sunday in the official F...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:42:00 GMT
Driving licence loses attraction for young Swiss
The number of people who applied for a Swiss driving licence dropped by 2% last year, with applications from 18- to 24-year-olds down 3%.  Some 5.8 million people owned a driving licence for cars in 2017, the Federal Roads Office said on Tuesday. T...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:55:00 GMT
Swiss want healthcare system to be left alone
The Swiss are happy with their healthcare system and don’t want any experiments, according to a survey released on Tuesday by the Swiss pharmaceutical association Interpharma.  In general, the 1,200 people questioned by the research and polling i...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:23:00 GMT
Swiss education system tested by immigration and digitalisation
Swiss schools must keep up with digitalisation and ensure that migrant children don’t fall behind their peers, according to an annual education report. But Switzerland is close to achieving its goal of ensuring 95% of the population over the age ...

The Argus

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:27:48 +0100
Two bodies found at Beachy Head
THE bodies of two men in their twenties were found at Beachy Head yesterday.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:04:06 +0100
Desperate race to save teenage boy's life
A CRITICALLY ill teenager needs a financial lifeline to ensure he can have life-saving surgery in the States.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:13:23 +0100
'Terrified' trader 'harassed, abused and intimidated' by travellers
SHOP owners and dog walkers lived in fear for almost a week after a convoy of travellers camped near the seafront.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:31:38 +0100
Police search Eastbourne house after woman found dead
SPECIALIST police officers have been searching a house where a woman was found dead.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:14:06 +0100
No jail for man who killed teenager with one punch in Crete
A CLUB promoter has been spared jail despite being convicted of killing a public schoolboy with a single punch during a night out at a Greek resort.

The Nordic Page

Sat, 09 Jun 2018 14:05:02 +0200
Conservative Politicians in UK Want Norway Style Brexit Model

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:42:09 +0200
Norway is the Second Safest Country in the World

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:07:06 +0200
Norway Prime Minister: We Hoped Trump Rhetoric Wouldn't Become Policy

Sun, 03 Jun 2018 14:47:04 +0200
Polar Bear in Norway Invades a Radio Station and Throws Its Own Personal Party

Thu, 31 May 2018 17:21:38 +0200
Norwegians Believe Norwegian Culture Is Better Than Other Cultures

Think Spain

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 03:52:51 +0200
El Mundo reporter's son killed on Brixton railway
THE 19-year-old son of a Spanish newspaper reporter has been killed on the London underground, his family reveals.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:17:51 +0200
El Corte Ingles offers same-day delivery online grocery shopping
NATIONWIDE department store El Corte Inglés has launched a website through which any products can be ordered and delivered the same day.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:26:02 +0200
Earthquake of 3.3 in Granada province goes unnoticed
AN EARTHQUAKE measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale shook the province of Granada in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday) - but failed to wake the ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:12:39 +0200
Ryanair 'seating families apart' complaint goes to EU
EUROPEAN Parliament has agreed to look into a complaint about low-cost carrier Ryanair's seating families apart.

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:40:35 +0200
AP-7, AP-1 and AP-4 to be toll-free, pledges minister
SPAIN'S new minister of public works, José Luis Ábalos has announced plans to scrap the tolls on three motorways when their franchises ...

This Is Local London

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:00:00 +0100
Bexley Council has paid out £800k in settlements with staff who have left
More than 50 staff have been paid off by Bexley Council in the past four years, it has been revealed.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:10:02 +0100
19-year-old arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing in Plumstead
A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 54-year-old man was stabbed in Plumstead.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:16:08 +0100
Belvedere residents given second chance to consult on huge energy park
Belvedere residents are being given another chance to give their opinion on a huge energy park proposed to be built on the riverside.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:11:02 +0100
Barnet commuters to benefit from new double-decker buses
Commuters in Barnet will be able to travel on new double-decker buses.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:03:27 +0100
Pensions fund celebrates successful year
The chairman of Harrow Council’s pension board has praised its latest report, which suggested the borough “performs well against the national benchmark”.

Times of Malta

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:01:10 +0200
Maltese aviation company flies higher
Just months after launching its operation in Malta, Bravo Aircraft Technical Services Limited (BATS) has been awarded the approved maintenance organisation certificate to work on ‘2-Reg’ aircraft. The company, set up in Ma...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:42:06 +0200
OPM candidate for MGA ‘has conflict of interest’
The person nominated by the Office of the Prime Minister to chair Malta’s gaming regulator – the MGA – currently sits on the board of directors of a company which hosts a bingo hall regulated by the same authority. Accord...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:40:01 +0200
Plans for Qormi high-rise may be scuppered amid fears for historic windmill
A proposed high-rise in Qormi appears set for rejection amid concerns that it will “bury” a 17th-century windmill nearby. The Planning Authority is due to decide on Thursday on an application by Meli Bugeja Limited to demol...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:20:00 +0200
Almost 69 million people were displaced in 2017
Nearly 69 million people who had fled war, violence and persecution were forcibly displaced last year, the UN refugee agency said, a record for the fifth straight year. The UN High Commissioner for Refugees said the continued c...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:10:00 +0200
Volcano sends 'lavaberg' floating off to sea
Tourists travelling in a boat were surprised by lava from Hawaii's fissure floating in the sea on Monday. Video of the floating lava was posted on social media on Tuesday and has since garnered at least 16,000 views. Social med...

Todays Zaman

Tottenham Independent

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:07 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:44:49 +0100
Explosion reported at London Tube station
A small number of people were treated at Southgate Tube station, British Transport Police said.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:22 +0100
Tube delays after station fire alert
With England's glorious victory over Tunisia and Captain Kane's opportune double fresh in the mind, here are some things to consider to keep the good mood going.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:21:05 +0100
Tube delays after station fire alert
With England's glorious victory over Tunisia and Captain Kane's opportune double fresh in the mind, here are some things to consider to keep the good mood going.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:00:00 +0100
Father faces his fear after surviving three heart attacks
A runner who survived three heart attacks in front of his family has joined a campaign to face his fears.

Turkey

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:40:11 Z
‘Our choice is West,’ CHP presidential candidate İnce says
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) presidential candidate Muharrem İnce has vowed to repair Turkey’s strained ties with the European Union, stressing their “choice is the West.”

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:30:29 Z
No early election after June polls, says PM Yıldırım
Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım has ruled out the possibility of calling another snap election after the June 24 polls.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:03:00 Z
One detained for voting twice as record number of Turkish expats go to polls
A Turkish citizen has been detained for voting both in Belgium and in Turkey.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:10:23 Z
Footage emerges of deadly election clash in Turkey’s southeast
Turkey’s state-run Anadolu Agency has aired a security camera footage showing the moments when a clash started during an election tour of a delegation from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:24:23 Z
Victims of urban transformation protest still-unfinished construction in Istanbul’s Fikirtepe
A group of people whose houses were demolished in Istanbul’s Fikirtepe neighborhood amid a massive ongoing urban transformation project have recently started living in tents in the construction area, in protest at the still-unfinished construction.

Turkey Istanbul

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 22:00:33 +0200
Activists applaud pledge to end horse abuse on Istanbul's islands
Abuse of horses used in carriages popular among tourists in Istanbul's Princes' Islands will come to an end, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced in an Istanbul rally on Sunday. Animal rights activists,...Click To Continue

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 20:04:16 +0200
Damaged waterfront mansion restoration hidden behind photo
A Bosporus mansion destroyed by a freight ship earlier this year is undergoing restoration, with the project concealed behind a photograph of the building in its original undamaged state. The Hekimbaşı...Click To Continue

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:58:56 +0200
Turkey's biggest library to open in former Istanbul artillery barracks
Istanbul, a sprawling city of 15 million people, will soon open its doors to the country's largest public library. The historic Rami Artillery Barracks, built in the 1770s in Eyüp district on the European...Click To Continue

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:03:36 +0200
Istanbul public transport to be half price during Ramadan holiday
The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipal Assembly announced this week that all public transportation in the city will be discounted 50 percent during the upcoming Ramadan holiday. The discount will run from...Click To Continue

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 17:20:58 +0200
Ankara court order arrest of 23 officers tied to FETÖ
In the latest round of arrests targetting FETÖ cells within the Gendarmerie, an Ankara court ordered the arrest of 23 officersClick To Continue

Turkey Nation

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:34:40 +0200
Prison leave for another Greek killer of diplomats
A convicted Greek far-left terrorist serving multiple life sentences for a string of assassinations including two Turkish diplomats, temporarily walked free yesterday after being granted a two-day furlough,...Click To Continue

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:34:12 +0200
Court rejects release of Greek spy soldiers
A Turkish court yesterday refused the plea for the release of two Greek soldiers caught on the Turkish border on charges of spying.Greek lieutenant Aggelos Mitretodis and noncommissioned officer Dimitros...Click To Continue

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:33:05 +0200
Turkish version of bitcoin a scam, two detained
Police in the western city of Eskişehir detained one of the founders of Turcoin, a cryptocurrency marketed as the Turkish version of bitcoin, on charges of fraud while another founder was reportedly detained...Click To Continue

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:29:56 +0200
FBI launches probe into FETÖ terrorist network in 20 states
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu announced yesterday that Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) launched investigations against Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) in 20 U.S. states. In a televised interview,...Click To Continue

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:31:07 +0200
Turkey hosts world's most refugees for 4th consecutive year: UN
For the fourth consecutive year, Turkey has hosted more refugees than any other country in the world, a new U.N. report released Tuesday said. The report said the world's forcibly displaced population...Click To Continue

Turkish Weekly


CHP leader urges gov’t not to turn post-coup probe into ‘witch hunt’
The leader of Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has urged the government not to turn the investigation into the recent failed coup attempt into a “witch hunt,&...


US offered to help on Gülen’s extradition, Turkish FM confirms
The United States made an offer to form a working group composed of officials from its foreign affairs and justice departments in order to assist Turkey in preparing its formal request for the extradi...


No isolationist path for Britain, Johnson insists
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Friday that his country’s planned departure from the European Union did not mean it was following an isolationist path


Syrian fighters seize half of Manbij from Islamic State
Syrians battling Islamic State fighters in Manbij now have control of about half of the city, a spokesman for the anti-IS coalition said Friday


Flights as usual after failed coup attempt, Turkish Airlines chairman says
hings are back to normal for Turkish Airlines (THY), the flag carrier’s chairman İlker Aycı has told Hürriyet Daily News, following a coup attempt on July 15 which hit Istanbul’s Atatürk International Airport

UK BBC

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:54:52 GMT
Gosport hospital deaths: Prescribed painkillers 'shortened 456 lives'
There was "disregard for human life" in prescribing drugs at the Gosport hospital, a report finds.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:51:50 GMT
British Airways cancels 'incorrectly' cheap tickets
Passengers are angry after tickets to Tel Aviv and Dubai were cancelled for being the incorrect price.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:15:00 GMT
Prince Louis to be baptised on 9 July
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's youngest son will be baptised at the same place as his brother George.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:17:09 GMT
Man arrested over Southgate Tube station explosion
Police believe the explosion in north London, which injured five, was caused by a faulty drill battery.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:22:39 GMT
Billy Caldwell: Campaigner's company sells cannabis oil
Charlotte Caldwell has been treating her severely epileptic son, Billy, with cannabis oil since 2016.

UK Breaking

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 05:39:17 GMT
Donald Trump says he is 'looking forward' to speaking under oath to Robert Mueller 

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 16:59:37 GMT
Mother asks questions over Deepcut barracks death from beyond grave 

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 20:30:00 GMT
Police told Worboys' victims he would not be charged with more attacks as he's 'unlikely to get fair trial'

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 18:02:13 GMT
Sir Elton John to retire from touring after almost 50 years to spend more time with his children 

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 22:02:46 GMT
Police carry out security drills ahead of Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

UK Daily Express

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:30:00 +0100
Corbyn's Brexit OWN GOAL: Theresa May stuns Labour leader with his OWN comments at PMQs
PARLIAMENT roared as Theresa May stunned Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn with his own comments as he attempted to attack the Prime Minister's decision to use the Brexit dividend to help resolve the NHS crisis.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:00:00 +0100
Dutch judges THROW OUT Britons’ attempts to secure post-Brexit rights across EU
DUTCH JUDGES have rejected a bid by British expats seeking to reverse their rights as European Union citizens after Brexit, declaring their attempts “too vague” to be considered by EU judges in Luxembourg.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:01:00 +0100
Tory rebellion CRUSHED: May poised for victory in Commons Brexit showdown
A TORY rebellion over Theresa May's Brexit plans is crumbling last night ahead of today's crunch Commons vote. Senior Tories were hopeful of victory in the showdown over a demand for Parliament and peers to get a say in the outcome of the negotiation...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:11:00 +0100
Dog news: Shock pics of worst case of neglect as dumped dog’s paw so ROTTEN it drops off
A DUMPED dog was so badly matted that vets only discovered his paw had rotted away when they shaved off huge amounts of fur.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:08:00 +0100
Good looks make nice food better
ATTRACTIVE serving staff can make nice food taste better but plain food taste worse, a study revealed yesterday.

UK Independent

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:28:00 +0000
PMQS- live updates: Theresa May faces Jeremy Corbyn ahead of crucial vote on Brexit bill amendment
Follow live updates from Westminster here

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:09:00 +0000
Theresa May under fire as leaked emails revealed Whitehall officials described key northern rail routes as 'valueless'
Ministers and officials were warned of 'impending chaos' on the railways as long as two years ago, says Labour's Lisa Nandy

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 22:55:00 +0000
Tributes to three graffiti artists killed by train at Loughborough Junction
Families 'heartbroken' over deaths as local Conservative leader condemned over 'common scum' tweet

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:46:00 +0000
Theresa May condemns Trump's family separation policy and says she will challenge him on UK visit
But prime minister refuses to cancel US president's visit - saying 'we will continue to have a long-standing special relationship'

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:17:00 +0000
Brexit head aviation negotiator job only just advertised by Government
'The fact they are only advertising this role now merely highlights their complacency,' says Ryanair

UK Telegraph

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:45:06 GMT
Gosport hospital: GP oversaw 'practice of shortening lives' that killed 456 patients as report urges police to act

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:30:34 GMT
German intelligence agency warns of possible Islamist attacks using ricin after first 'concrete plan'

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:40:54 GMT
Alan Sugar in Twitter race row after suggesting Senegal football team resemble sunglasses salesmen 

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:31:08 GMT
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's life as a married couple, in pictures

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:33:46 GMT
Duke and Duchess of Sussex join the Queen at Royal Ascot 2018, in pictures

UK Times

Ukraine News

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:51:14 +0000
Open Democracy: Russian filmmaker Askold Kurov on his visit to Oleg Sentsov
The last time I met Russian documentary filmmaker Askold Kurov, he was still filming his documentary The Trial. In 2015, Kurov was a constant observer of the show trial of two Crimean residents — filmmaker Oleg Sentsov and anti-fascist Alexander Ko...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:46:30 +0000
What Will Be the Future of Ukraine in the Hi-Tech World?
World-class businessmen and economists, investors and visionaries will gather in Kiev on October 18-19, 2018 for one of Ukraine’s key business events — Kyiv International Economic Forum (KIEF). The main theme of this year’s KIEF will be...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:42:33 +0000
RFE/RL: US convicts two ex-Soviet criminal gang members on racketeering charges
A U.S. jury has found two members of an organized criminal gang from the former Soviet Union guilty of racketeering and other charges in a verdict announced by the US Justice Department on June 19. The department said the jury unanimously found that ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:35:15 +0000
RFE/RL: ‘It’s time to endorse Safe Schools Declaration,’ HRW tells Ukraine
Human rights Watch (HRW) has urged Ukraine to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, an intergovernmental political document aimed at better protecting children’s right to education in wartime. The New York-based watchdog made the call in a June 20 ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:28:59 +0000
UkrInform: UN peacekeepers should be in entire occupied territory, including Ukrainian-Russian border
Ukraine insists on the deployment of a UN peacekeeping mission throughout the whole territory of occupied Donbas, not only along the contact line. “Today, we insist on the need for a peacekeeping mission throughout the whole territory, not just...

Unian News Agency

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:00:00 +0300
Ukraine's Finance Ministry borrows almost UAH 1.5 bln, over US$305 mln on domestic market
The hryvnia equivalent of the raised funds at the NBU rate amounted to UAH 9.491 billion.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:50:00 +0300
Constitutional Court in Ukraine okays presidential bill on lifting parliamentary immunity
The immunity is no personal privilege of people's deputies, the court ruled.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:35:00 +0300
Ukraine, Israel agree upon readiness of free trade deal
Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu is set to pay a visit to Ukraine.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:20:00 +0300
Kremlin claims doesn't know if Sentsov alive
According to Putin's spox, the Russian Ombudsperson "must have this information."

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:10:00 +0300
Mukachevo-Budapest EU-type railway may emerge by end of summer
According to Kravtsov, a new train can arrive to the Hungarian capital in six hours.

Wales Online

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:25:31 GMT
Carer who worked with 'vulnerable and damaged' youngsters caught with child sex abuse images
Liam Brown, of Bridgend, had more than 1,400 'appalling' indecent images of children as young as three

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:22:07 GMT
You can be be fined for flashing your headlights to warn drivers about speed cameras
According to rule 110 of the Highway Code you shouldn't convey messages by flashing your lights

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:17:54 GMT
The places in the Vale of Glamorgan where walking your dog might soon land you you a £100 fine
There are also places where pets must be on leads

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:06:14 GMT
Own-brand children's cough syrups from Asda, Morrisons, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Superdrug and Wilko urgently recalled
Reports of mould have been detected on several batches

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:28:08 GMT
When the heatwave will arrive where you live and how long it will last
Hot weather is expected to be here 'until the end of June'

Wandsworth Guardian

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:33:16 +0100
Wandsworth families get involved in The Big Day Out
The Big Day Out in Wandsworth returned as part of the 17th annual Furzedown festival.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:13:03 +0100
Headteachers should ban pupils using mobile phones during the school day, says culture secretary
The culture secretary is urging headteachers to crack down on pupils' use of mobile phones during school time, saying it is having a “real impact” on achievements.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:01:56 +0100
Wandsworth residents invited to free yoga event at Decathlon
Decathlon at Southside Shopping Centre is inviting Wandsworth residents to its free Hatha yoga event.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:44:26 +0100
Pioneering Tooting Jazz musician historic plaque unveiled
A jazz musician from Tooting was honoured with a historic blue plaque to recognise her contribution to music.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:23:03 +0100
Swans removed from Wandsworth park over fears of polluted water
Wildlife rescuers have removed swans from a Wandsworth park over fears of polluted water.

Watford Observer

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:05 +0100
Watford residents to benefit from electric trains
Commuters travelling into London Euston from Watford can benefit from new electric overground trains.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:30:20 +0100
MP visits village for adults with learning disabilities
A small communal village whose residents are adults with learning and mental health disabilities has been praised for its "safe and caring" environment by Hertsmere MP Oliver Dowden.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:27:59 +0100
Town mayor will act as quizmaster for disabled charity event
The mayor will act as quizmaster in an event to raise awareness of people with disabilities.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:23:20 +0100
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0100
Networking event for businesses and charities
A networking event for businesses and charities will be held.

Western Daily Press

World Bulletin

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:55:24 GMT
France, Germany vow to boost EU defense and security
German and French leaders announce plans to set up EU border police

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:45:40 GMT
Libya political party maintains neutrality in oil fight
Justice and Construction Party refrains from taking sides in ongoing fight over strategic ‘oil crescent’

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:30:02 GMT
Turkey to continue destroying PKK strongholds in Qandil
Northern Iraq's Mt. Qandil is major hideout for PKK terrorists

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:22:10 GMT
'Turkey's anti-terror fight to continue post-election'
Bahceli, MHP leader predicts Erdogan will win election in first round

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:07:53 GMT
Diplomat denies US involvement in deadly Syria strike
More than 20 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters were killed Sunday night by airstrike on Iraq-Syria border

York Press

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:41 +0100
York street cordoned off and premises evacuated after suspicious package found
POLICE have cordoned off a street in York city centre following the discovery of a suspicious device.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:37:12 +0100
Four charged after probe into cockfighting
FOUR men have been charged with cockfighting offences in North Yorkshire following a joint investigation by police and the RSPCA.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 +0100
Racist jailed for abusing neighbour
A RACIST who once tried to evade justice by fleeing to America has been jailed for nine months for a hate crime against his neighbour.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 +0100
Wedding joy for York heart op mum
SHE feared she would never have a baby after undergoing four heart operations as a child.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:00:00 +0100
Alleged child abuser from York, arrested in Spain, dies before trial
A 71-YEAR-OLD York man extradited from Spain to face charges of abusing three children in the 1970s and 1980s has died.

Your Local Guardian

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:48:10 +0100
The Rolling Stones light up Twickenham Stadium
The Rolling Stones rocked Twickenham Stadium last night, in the last leg of the UK tour.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:09:05 +0100
Hippodrome to close by end of July
The Hippodrome will close before the end of July to allow Surrey House to be redeveloped.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:59:10 +0100
McFly bassist to the rescue after fox finds itseld stranded in middle of water fountain
It was a day like any other when Dougie Poynter decided to go out for a stroll.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:18:02 +0100
Residents give thumbs up to Richmond's on-street electric charging points
On-street electric charging points have been given the thumbs up by residents.

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:43:02 +0100
'Dilapidated' Botanic Gardens cafe could undergo massive redevelopment
The White Peaks Cafe as we know it could be no more.

Zik

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:57:00 +0200
A note by ZIK's translator
Due to restructuring, ZIK’s English-language site is closing down as of Dec. 1.

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:51:00 +0200
NABU decries interference of SBU and PGO in its operations
The national Anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine said in a Nov. 30 statement that its secret operation in the State Migration Service aimed at exposing corrupt officials was disrupted by SBU and Prosecutor General’s Office. During the operation when a...

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:30:00 +0200
Denmark bans North Stream over its territory
Danish legislators have passed the law banning the construction by Russia of the North Stream-2 gas pipeline in its territorial waters, Radio Svoboda reports Nov. 30.

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:15:00 +0200
“Axe to fall on AMCU,” – Premier Grojsman
The attempts by the Anti-Monopoly Committee of Ukraine to block public tenders are evidence of corruption and pose a threat to Ukraine’s development, Premier Grojsman said, addressing the International Forum of mayors, 112 Ukrayina TV reports Nov. ...

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:02:00 +0200
Justice ministry blows whistle on SBI Director Roman Truba
In a letter to the president’s office, the Justice Ministry reminds that new State Bureau of Investigation Director Roman Truba had no mandatory screening, the ministry’s lustration department head Anastasia Zadorozhna writes in Facebook Nov. 29....

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