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U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as new variant detected in New York

U.S. records nearly 2,000 coronavirus variants infections as...

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: Nearly 2,000 infection cases of coronavirus variants have been reported in the United States, according...

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

U.S. strikes Iranian-backed militia targets in Syria: Pentagon

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized...

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

U.S. House passes legislation advocating for LGBTQ rights

Washington DC (USA) Feb 26: The U.S. House on Thursday voted to pass an act that will prohibit discrimination based...

New Zealand reports 3 new cases of COVID-19

New Zealand reports 3 new cases of COVID-19

Wellington (New Zealand) Feb 17: New Zealand reported three new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, including two cases in the...

Storm to bring winds, snow to England during weekend

Storm to bring winds, snow to England during...

London (UK), February 7: Heavy snow and icy conditions are forecast to hit Britain during this weekend, the Met Office...

UK records another 19,114 coronavirus cases, 1,014 deaths

UK records another 19,114 coronavirus cases, 1,014 deaths

London (UK), February 6: Another 19,114 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus...

UK gov't advisory scientist says normality could return after all over 50s vaccinated

UK gov't advisory scientist says normality could return...

London (UK), February 5: Normality could be within reach when all those over 50 years old have been vaccinated in...

Congressional study group says US should not rush troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Congressional study group says US should not rush...

Washington (US), February 4: A US congressionally mandated study group recommended in a report released on Wednesday that the United...

UK pandemic fundraising hero Tom Moore dies with coronavirus

UK pandemic fundraising hero Tom Moore dies with...

London (United Kingdom), February 3: The 100-year-old British army veteran Captain Tom Moore, who raised millions of pounds to help...

COVID-19 cases continue to decline in every borough across London

COVID-19 cases continue to decline in every borough...

London (UK), January 31: London is continuing to see a steady decline in COVID-19 infection rates, as more than half...

UK Prime Minister expresses concern over EU plans on vaccine export control

UK Prime Minister expresses concern over EU plans...

London (UK), January 30: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson expressed concern during a conversation with European Commission President Ursula von...

UK Court Says Founder of Collapsed Private Equity Firm Abraaj Can Be Extradited to US to Face Trial

UK Court Says Founder of Collapsed Private Equity...

London (United Kingdom), January 29: Before its collapse, the Abraaj Group was the Middle East's largest business of its kind,...

Three more countries added to UK travel "red list" amid coronavirus variant concerns

Three more countries added to UK travel "red...

London (United Kingdom), January 29: The British government on Thursday announced its decision to ban travel from the United Arab...

1st LD Writethru: UK to impose mandatory hotel quarantine for arrivals returning from "red list" countries: PM

1st LD Writethru: UK to impose mandatory hotel...

London (UK), January 28: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Wednesday that Britain will impose mandatory hotel quarantine for arrivals...

Boris Johnson to Launch New International Climate Change Coalition

Boris Johnson to Launch New International Climate Change...

London (UK), January 25: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce on Monday a new international coalition to tackle the...

EU's diplomats to Receive All Necessary Immunity, Privileges in UK, Foreign Office Confirms

EU's diplomats to Receive All Necessary Immunity, Privileges...

London [UK], January 24: The European Union's representatives to the United Kingdom will be granted all necessary privileges and immunities...

U.S. sees record-high daily COVID-19 deaths as new administration takes office

U.S. sees record-high daily COVID-19 deaths as new...

Washington (US), January 22: The United States registered a record high of over 4,300 daily COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday as...

UN General Assembly adopts resolution to safeguard religious sites

UN General Assembly adopts resolution to safeguard religious...

United Nations, January 22: The General Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution to promote a culture of peace and tolerance...

Trump's 'Diet Coke Button' Appears to Be Removed From the Oval Office

Trump's 'Diet Coke Button' Appears to Be Removed...

Washington (US), January 22: The red button on the US president's desk was supposed to summon an aide whenever the...

Fauci Says Number of Coronavirus Cases May Be Plateauing in US

Fauci Says Number of Coronavirus Cases May Be...

Washington (US), January 22: US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci told reporters that the number...

Incoming US Treasury Secretary Yellen Vows to Stay Tough on Russia Over Ukraine

Incoming US Treasury Secretary Yellen Vows to Stay...

Washington (US), January 22: President Joe Biden's nominee for Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, pledged during her conformation hearing to stay...

Several US Transport Companies Suspend Routes to Washington Over Security Concerns

Several US Transport Companies Suspend Routes to Washington...

Washington (US), January 17: Several US transport companies, including bus services Greyhound and Megabus, have suspended routes to Washington DC,...

UN chief condemns attack against convoy of UN mission in Mali

UN chief condemns attack against convoy of UN...

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday condemned the attack against a convoy of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization...

UK PM announces new coronavirus lockdown for England

UK PM announces new coronavirus lockdown for England

London (UK) Jan 5: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Monday that England will enter a national lockdown from midnight,...

UK reaches deal with France to allow trucks to cross border from Wednesday

UK reaches deal with France to allow trucks...

London (UK) Dec 23: Britain and France have reached a deal to reopen their border to haulers and some passengers...

UK records highest daily number of coronavirus cases

UK records highest daily number of coronavirus cases

London (UK) Dec 23: Another 36,804 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the highest daily increase of...

UK, Mexico sign tade deal as Brexit transition period draws to a close

UK, Mexico sign tade deal as Brexit transition...

London (UK) Dec 16: Britain and Mexico have signed an agreement aimed to secure the existing bilateral trade following the...