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UK to spend hundreds of millions of pounds on border infrastructure

LONDON, UK - The British government on Sunday announced a £705 million funding package for border infrastructure, jobs and technology ...

Maxwell Denied Bail on Epstein-Related Sex Abuse Charges

Jeffrey Epstein's former girlfriend, Ghislaine Maxwell, will remain behind bars until trial after she was denied bail Tuesday as a ...

US COVID-19 Vaccine Poised for Final Testing

The first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people's immune systems just the way scientists had hoped, researchers ...

UK bans purchase of Huawei equipment for 5G networks

London [UK], July 14 (ANI): The United Kingdom on Tuesday announced its decision to ban British companies from buying Huawei-produced ...

Study: People Bond with Music in Teenage Years

Researchers have taken a scientific look at why people love the music they do and how it connects to important ...

UK banning Huawei advances transatlantic security in 5G era: US

Washington [US], July 15 (ANI): The United States has hailed the United Kingdom decision to ban Huawei from its 5G ...

CDL playoff dates announced; NY series sets viewership mark

The Call of Duty League released the 2020 playoff schedule Tuesday, culminating with the championship weekend on Aug. 29-30. The ...

Quake-hit Tulunan farmers get P1.5-M aid from DA

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, July 14 - Quake-hit victims in Tulunan, North Cotabato last October 2019 have received agricultural aid ...

Guardiola demands apology after Man City overturn Euro ban

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City deserve an apology after successfully overturning their European ban but rival managers Jose Mourinho and ...

Tiger: Safety concerns over virus delayed return

Tiger Woods elected to play it safe with respect to his recent absence from the PGA Tour. Woods, in fact, ...

Child malnutrition: lessons from the Victorian age

Food insecurity has become a major issue in the UK. It is estimated that more than 200,000 children have had ...

Britain Bans China's Huawei from New 5G Network

The British government has banned China's Huawei telecommunications equipment company from playing a limited role in Britain's new high-speed mobile ...

UK bans Huawei from 5G networks in security crackdown

| China warns UK: dropping Huawei will cost youThe decision to strip out Huawei's kit from British networks represents a ...

The Latest: Huawei says UK ban threatens to move UK into digital slow lane

A woman listens to a debate at Huawei Cyber Security Transparency Centre in Brussels, Belgium, Jan. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Cheng)"This ...

Global Markets Sharply Reverse Course Tuesday

Global markets are in freefall Tuesday in reaction to more bad news surrounding the novel coronavirus pandemic and jitters over ...

UK bans its companies from buying Huawei equipment for 5G networks

London [UK], July 14 (ANI): The United Kingdom on Tuesday announced its decision to ban British companies from buying Huawei-produced ...

Turkmenistan: Schrodinger's coronavirus

Mounting defenses against coronavirus has become all the rage in Turkmenistan. Odd, since the government still says it has found ...

Does chess promote white privilege because white always goes first?

Editor's note: The recent protests over racism have rekindled a longstanding discussion about whether chess promotes white privilege with its ...

Tiger back, Miguel for the ages, Morikawa power: golf talking points

A couple of comebacks and the continued emergence of a bright young star feature in golf talking points for this ...

UK police arrest two men after bomb threat diverts Ryanair plane

London - British police said on Tuesday they had arrested two men on suspicion of making a bomb threat after ...

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975 flood shelters opened for a million stranded Bangladeshis

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Officials and volunteers in Bangladesh say heavy flooding is worsening in parts of the country, with more ...

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

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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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