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Exeter boss Baxter ready to make most of surprise break

Exeter director of rugby Rob Baxter wants the English and European champions to make the most of an unexpected two-week ...


England prop Sinckler to miss Six Nations opener due to ban

Prop Kyle Sinckler will miss England's opening Six Nations clash with Scotland on 6 February after being suspended by the ...


Three Bristol areas now have some of the worst covid-19 rates in England

Bristol's infection rate has gone up by nearly 35 per cent in a week ...


Every word Tisdale said on Nicholson's injury, Ogogo's performance and striker experiment

Paul Tisdale's post-match press conference in full after Bristol Rovers were knocked out of the EFL Trophy by AFC Wimbledon ...


Aldi shopper shares simple trick to slow down supermarket cashiers as you pack

His video has been a hit on TikTok after viewers were impressed by his "genius" technique ...


Bristol head teacher warns funding cut amid pandemic will wipe out pre-schools and nurseries

Early years providers in 'incredibly difficult position' over opening and safety ...


Bristol City Women boss Oxtoby delighted with teams character in Conti Cup

Bristol City Women clinched a Conti Cup semi-final spot beating Aston Villa 2-1 ...


Man builds his own shepherd's hut with a log-burning stove and hot tub for 2k

The incredible result dazzled TV architect George Clarke when it was featured on the Channel 4 show Amazing Spaces ...


Appeal to raise sentence handed to music star Solo 45 for raping four women

Solo 45, real name Andy Anokye, was convicted of a catalogue of rapes after a trial last year and he ...


The hunt for mysterious graffiti vandal 'Test' in Bristol suburb

Ian Boulton spotted 11 tags in the short stretch between Tesco Metro and Page Park ...


Firefighters are driving intensive care patients between hospitals as NHS pressure intensifies

They are also "ready and willing" to help with vaccinations ...


United Kingdom

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Britain to Require COVID-19 Tests for Visitors to Prevent New Strains

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Friday that travel corridors into the nation would be closed to fight the spread ...

UK to close all travel corridors from Monday

London [UK], January 16 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday (local time) announced that the country is temporarily ...

Focused on management, Wayne Rooney leaves iconic legacy

Wayne Rooney's incredible success as Manchester United and England's record goalscorer should provide a sturdy foundation as the iconic striker ...

UK to close all travel corridors to keep out new COVID variants

© Provided by Xinhua | &The prime minister made the remarks after Britain on Thursday banned arrivals from South America, ...

Germany's President Urges Employers to Allow Work from Home

Germany's president on Friday reached out to employers to allow their employees to work from home to reduce contacts that ...

China denies entry of one WHO member, after testing COVID19

Wuhan [China], January 15 (ANI): One member of World Health Organization (WHO) task force, who has tested COVID-19 positive, will ...

Business

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U.S. stocks dive as demand for U.S. dollars intensifies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street ended the week on a negative note Friday with all the major indices ...

Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...

Biden stimulus proposal fails to boost stocks in Asia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed on Friday despite U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announcing a $1.9 trillion stimulus package ...

House prices in 70 major cities in China record increases

BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- China continued to see a generally stable housing market in December, with home prices in ...

Impeachment rattles U.S. investors, all ket stock indices lose ground

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday following data showing a larger-than-expected increase in weekly unemployment claims, ...

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International

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Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...


Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...


Dozens dead in quake which struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province

Provided by Xinhua | &A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has killed 35 people in Indonesia, injuring 637 and displacing around 15,000 people.JAKARTA, ...


Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...


Wuhan welcomes WHO experts investigating source of coronavirus

BEIJING, China - A team of 10 World Health Organisation (WHO) experts arrived in Wuhan on Thursday to investigate the ...


Impeachment proceedings in House of Representatives successful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the second U.S. president in history to be impeached.Democrats were ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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