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Pilots, aircrews to hold protests against UK travel restrictions

LONDON, England: Britain's airlines and holiday and tour companies are planning a "day of action" on Wednesday, in a bid ...


Birmingham Phoenix appoint Franklin as assistant coach

London [UK], June 22 (ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder James Franklin has been appointed as the assistant coach of the ...


New Blenheim cafe opens with art from Woodstock's Zuleika

WITH blockbuster shows by globally renowned artists like Ai Weiwei, Yves Klein and gold lavatory creator Maurizio Cattelan pulling in ...


NOSTALGIA- Thornbury Carnival through the years

Following the sad news that , we've had a look back through the archive to find photos from previous years. ...


Oldbury fatal shooting sparks murder inquiry

A man dies in hospital after being found with serious gunshot wounds in the early hours. ...


West Midlands to deploy 5G-connected road sensor network - Smart Cities World

West Midlands to deploy 5G-connected road sensor network SmartCitiesWorld ...


Tunisian Anas Jaber in the semi-finals

Tunisian Anas Jaber in the semi-finals Your Decommissioning News ...


Briefing on Irans daily developments

Briefing on Irans daily developments Mehr News Agency - English Version ...


Joy as Thornbury Radio finally launches on FM

Thornbury Radio has officially launched on FM, the culmination of 16 years of work by volunteers. ...


Dog owners warned of deadly danger of toxic algae

PET owners in Oxfordshire are being asked to take extra precautions when walking their dogs near water this summer, as ...


Man charged with stealing vodka from Dursley supermarket

A man has been charged with stealing alcohol from a Dursley supermarket. ...


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Republicans transfer millions to candidates prior to 2022 elections

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Republican Party spent millions of dollars in May, in its attempt to regain a majority of seats ...

Due to Covid, no foreigners to be allowed at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO, Japan: The Tokyo Olympic Committee met on Monday to announce that due to the ongoing Covid pandemic in Japan, ...

EU says will sanction Lebanon if no government formed

BEIRUT, Lebanon: EU Foreign Ministers warned they might apply sanctions to Lebanon if its political leaders continue to block the ...

With Covid recovery, traffic in U.S. increases 55% in April

WASHINGTON D.C.: As Americans return post-pandemic normal lives, U.S. motorists drove 55 percent more miles in April than during the ...

Trudeau extends border closings with U.S. until July 21

OTTAWA, Canada: Despite pressure from companies and the tourism industry to ease the nation's travel ban, Canadian Prime Minister Justin ...

With infections rising, Taiwan thanks U.S. for Covid vaccines

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan received 2.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from the United States on Sunday, more than doubling the nation's ...

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UK upgraded by Fitch after economy rebounds post-Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Rating agency Fitch has raised the outlook for the UK's sovereign debt score to 'stable' ...

Belarus companies, individuals sanctioned after forced landing of jet

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union will expand travel bans and the freezing of asset of 86 Belarusian individuals and companies ...

Stocks in Asia trade sideways, little movements in either direction

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded in tight ranges on Wednesday, with little headway being made in either ...

Agreement means Adevinta to purchase eBay advertising group

OSLO, Norway: U.S. e-commerce group eBay and Adevinta of Norway have received permission to work jointly in selling global classified ...

AirAsia says industry could return to normal in 2 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The founder of AirAsia Group has said the aviation industry could return to normal within two years. ...

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UK upgraded by Fitch after economy rebounds post-Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Rating agency Fitch has raised the outlook for the UK's sovereign debt score to 'stable' ...


Pilots, aircrews to hold protests against UK travel restrictions

LONDON, England: Britain's airlines and holiday and tour companies are planning a "day of action" on Wednesday, in a bid ...


Britain Denies Russia Fired Warning Shots At Warship In Black Sea

The United Kingdom has denied reports that a Russian vessel fired warning shots at a British Navy ship in the ...


Hamish Watson out of Lions clash with Japan after concussion

The British and Irish Lions have suffered a setback ahead of Saturday's pre-tour clash with Japan after Scotland's Hamish Watson ...


Protest in Canberra for boycott of Beijing 2022 Olympics

Canberra [Australia], June 23 (ANI): A protest was held on Wednesday near Parliament House in Australia, calling for a boycott ...


Jailed Russian Activist Fined Over 'Foreign Agent' Law

The jailed former executive director of the pro-democracy Open Russia movement has been fined for failing to provide details of ...


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