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Bristol area Covid deaths and infections as surge testing for new Brazil variant begins

Bristol's daily number of new cases is back to levels last seen in September ...


Chart-topping singer Tom Grennan announces Bristol gig

The popular singer-songwriter currently has two singles in the top five of the iTunes singles chart ...


Girl and boy, both 16, face trial over attempted murder of 17-year-old in Bristol

16 year olds charged following incident in February ...


Former semi-pro footballer jailed after admitting dealing drugs

Police intercepted former player Cartel Williams and Ashley Wood with quantities of Class A drugs and cash ...


What traffic was like back in the day in Bristol

A lot less traffic back then - but it doesn't mean Bristolians were staying still ...


Appeal over 50m St Catherine's Place shopping centre plan is dismissed

Government inspector rejects developer's case as revised proposals head back to Bristol city councillors with a recommendation for approval ...


Sci-fi series filmed in Bristol to launch on Netflix in March

The One features a number of notable locations across the city ...


Cost of Bristol Beacon refurbishment set to more than double to 107million

It has also been revealed that the venue won't be ready to hold its first show until the end of ...


Bristol school becomes first to adopt anti-discrimination hair code for black staff and students

No Black staff or students should have to change their natural or protective hairstyle in order to thrive at school" ...


Updates as Colston 4 are due in court in Bristol

It is their first appearance at Bristol Crown Court ...


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Brazilian variant of COVID-19 might be more transmissible

Washington [US], March 2 (ANI): A new modelling study by researchers in Brazil and the United Kingdom suggested that the ...

Indira Varma casted for Obi-Wan Kenobi Series

Washington [US], March 2 (ANI): British actor Indira Varma has now become the newest entrant to join the cast of ...

Southgate facing 'big decisions' over England attack at Euros

Gareth Southgate has admitted he is facing "big decisions" over which players to include in England's attack for the European ...

Prepare for another spin fest, Rahane tells England

India look to spin out England in the fourth Test on a similar pitch that hosted last week's two-day match, ...

Parkinson's disease: blood changes may occur years before diagnosis

Although Parkinson's disease affects around 1%-2% of people over the age of 65, there is currently no cure. And by ...

Purported Uzbek Crime Boss Takes Family Feud To Social Media

A reputed crime boss from Uzbekistan has spoken out on social media about a violent family feud that involves the ...

Business

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Price to buy Victoria's Secret up from $1 to $4 billion in 1 year

NEW YORK, New York: As lingerie company Victoria's Secret prepares to look for a new owner, the price tag for ...

Despite losses, Cinemark looks to customers returning soon

PLANO, Texas: The head of the nation's third largest chain of cinemas sees an end to the business lockdown which ...

New York judge orders 90 restaurants to return to late closings

NEW YORK, New York: A state court has granted a temporary ruling allowing 90 New York bars and restaurants to ...

Asian stock markets accelerate higher, then reverse course

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia initially extended gains following an overnight rally in Europe and Wall Street."There's everything ...

Largest Chinese oil company, called government tool, faces delisting b

NEW YORK, New York: After delisting three of China's biggest telecommunications companies this year - China Mobile, China Telecom, and ...

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NFL denies that Disney's ABC, ESPN to sign broadcast deal

NEW YORK, New York: Following news reports that the National Football League (NFL) had signed a new agreement with Walt ...


U.S. CDC monitoring Ebola outbreak in Africa

WASHINGTON DC: Even as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring outbreaks of the Ebola virus in ...


Government says 48 million have received first vaccination

WASHINGTON DC: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that it has distributed 96,402,290 doses of Covid vaccines ...


In 227 to 200 vote, House approves bill to expand protected lands

WASHINGTON DC: An additional 3 million acres of land in the United States will come under federal protection following the ...


Wider distribution of Johnson & Johnson vaccine expected this week

FRESNO COUNTY, California: There is new hope for those anxiously awaiting the coronavirus vaccine, as thousands of doses of the ...


Officials act to stop clinic vaccinations due to complaints

A California healthcare provider is no longer receiving supplies of COVID vaccinations after their staff members allegedly allowed ineligible people ...


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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 ...