Fri, 21 Jan 2022

British Petroleum says EV charging to become profitable soon

LONDON, England: Oil giant British Petroleum (BP) has said that the use of its pulse electric vehicle chargers is "on ...

Amazon UK says it will accept Visa credit cards for purchases

LONDON, England: In a statement on January 17, Amazon UK said it has canceled plans to stop accepting Visa credit ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

UK imports to Ireland fell, trade with N. Ireland up due to Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland: Since Brexit went into effect in 2020, Ireland has witnessed a 20 percent decline in goods exported from ...

Irish gather to remember 100 years of self-rule

DUBLIN, Ireland: Irish officials attended a January 17 ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the British handing over the ...

French ski season saved due to change in Covid rules for foreigners

PARIS, France: After Paris changed its travel restrictions, announcing that UK travellers would only need to present a negative Covid-19 ...

UK, India begin talks to expand trade

NEW DELHI, India: The first day of talks between the UK and India on a potential free trade agreement took ...

British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

China, Russia block US bid to sanction North Korea at UN

New York [US], January 21 (ANI): China and Russia have put on hold a US effort at the United Nations ...

Superbugs Deadlier Than AIDS, Malaria, Study Shows

LONDON - More than 1.2 million people are dying every year directly from bacterial infections that are resistant to several ...

US Air Travel Safety Questions Linger Amid 5G Rollout

WASHINGTON - An unresolved disagreement between U.S. wireless communications carriers and commercial airlines over the rollout of new 5G networks ...

PM Modi tops list of most popular world leaders with 71 pc rating: Survey

By Payal MehtaNew Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has topped the global rating amongst world leaders ...

US Sanctions 4 Ukrainians Accused of Aiding Russia

The U.S. government says it is sanctioning four Ukrainians "engaged in Russian government-directed influence activities to destabilize Ukraine.""The individuals we ...

Agony for Raducanu as teen battles blisters in Aus Open defeat

The US Open champion crashed out of 2022's first Grand Slam in the second roundTennis fans have taken to the ...

Teen Pilot Youngest Woman to Solo Circumnavigate Globe

Teenage pilot Zara Rutherford landed in Kortrijk, Belgium Thursday to officially become the youngest woman to fly around the world ...

The Inside Story-Biden's First Year TRANSCRIPT

TRANSCRIPTThe Inside Story: Biden's First YearEpisode 23 - January 20, 2022Opening Animation:U.S. President Joe Biden: I Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. ...

Roger Michell's documentary on Queen Elizabeth II to release on monarch's Platinum Jubilee in UK

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Late British filmmaker Roger Michell's last movie--the documentary on Queen Elizabeth II titled 'Elizabeth' is ...

China cracks down on human rights activists ahead of Winter Olympics next month

Beijing [China], January 20 (ANI): Chinese authorities are detaining human rights activists to strike out any potential dissent and criticism ...

Indonesia increases the naval budget to counter China's naval expansion

Jakarta [Indonesia], January 20 (ANI): Indonesia is embarking on a program to modernize its navy and build up a more ...

AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper case: British Citizen Christian Michel at 'flight risk', CBI tells Delhi HC

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Opposing the bail plea of British citizen Christian Michel, the Central Bureau of Investigation ...

Medvedev takes out Aussie crowd favorite in Australian Open

© Provided by Xinhua World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev overcomes pressure from an opposing crowd to fend off local hero ...

After blister strikes, Emma Raducanu bounced in Australia

Danka Kovinic will take her No. 98 world ranking into the third round of the Australian Open after defeating Britain's ...

Amar Jawan Jyoti flame to be merged with National War Memorial flame on Friday

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): In a historical step days before Republic Day, the Amar Jawan Jyoti flame at ...

Olu Jacobs: Nollywood's elder statesman has always acted for his country

Oludotun Baiyewu Jacobs, the Nigerian film producer and renowned actor, whose career spans more than five decades, belongs to that ...

County Championship to return to two-division structure from 2022, confirms ECB

London [UK], January 20 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday confirmed the 2022 fixtures for men's ...

Russia responds to British Ukraine weapons airlift

Moscow's Foreign Ministry has called on the West to stop the ?militarization of Ukraine?A series of reports in Western media ...

Brazilian 15-year-old scores wondergoal

Endrick is already being monitored by top European clubs such as FC Barcelona and Real MadridPalmeiras wonderkid Enrick has stunned ...

British government accused of blackmailing PM's opponents

Tory MP William Wragg claims the government is using intimidation for support for Boris JohnsonIn a statement before a committee ...

NATO teases massive Arctic drill

The exercise Cold Response 2022 is headed by aircraft carrier USS Harry. S Truman and involves 35,000 troopsNATO allies and ...

West trying to provoke war in Ukraine, Russia claims

Moscow's Foreign Ministry has called on the West to stop the ?militarization of Ukraine?A series of reports in Western media ...

Robbie Williams to sell his Banksy collection

Williams puts up three Bansky pieces for auction, set to be worth millionsMarking the first time Robbie Williams has ever ...

Study examines misogynistic attitudes towards women's sport among male football fans

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): A new study has found that openly misogynistic attitudes towards women's sport may be common ...

Belfast - archiving all the voices of the Troubles

Kenneth Branagh's latest semi-autobiographical film, Belfast, is set in Northern Ireland in 1969 and explores the "social and political tumult" ...

Blinken In Berlin As Allies Look For Unity Ahead of Lavrov Talks

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has started another round of talks with key European allies in Berlin to cement ...

US hypocrisy could kill millions in Afghanistan's famine

Afghanistan is facing a severe famine, the worst in decades, which could potentially lead to the death of millions of ...

Arrests in UK over Texas synagogue hostage situation

The men were detained as part of an ongoing probe into the Colleyville attackPolice in Birmingham and Manchester arrested two ...

Fifth day of trial in blogger's murder case: British-Pakistani man's relationship with middleman in focus

London [UK], January 20 (ANI): On the fifth day of trial in the case of the British-Pakistani man Muhammad Gohir ...

What countries can Russian citizens NOT visit without a visa

Some 90 countries require Russian citizens to have a visa to cross their borders.The Russian passport ranks 33st out of ...

Yuan rises in ranks of top global currencies

China's national currency has reached its highest level of popularity in cross-border payments since 2015The yuan has now firmly placed ...

British Police Arrest 2 in Texas Synagogue Attack Investigation

LONDON - British police on Thursday arrested two men as part of an investigation into a hostage taking at a ...

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American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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