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Oil on tanker released by Gibraltar has been sold, says Iran

Monday  13:10,   26 august 2019

Oil on tanker released by Gibraltar has been sold, says... >>>

What the papers say – August 26

Monday  09:05,   26 august 2019

Monday’s papers strongly feature England’s dramatic Ashes turnaround and the latest on... >>>

As Amazon Burns, Fires in Next-Door Bolivia Also Wreak Havoc

Monday  08:15,   26 august 2019

Amid growing international alarm over fires in Brazil’s Amazon region, neighboring Bolivia is facing devastating fires of its own, with flames devouring farmland and environmentally sensitive forests alike . In midst of the calamity, the country’s... >>>

Hong Kong Officer Fires Shot, and Police Use Water Cannons at Protest

Monday  07:15,   26 august 2019

HONG KONG — Hong Kong police officers on Sunday drew pistols on protesters who were charging them with sticks, and one fired a warning shot into the air after another officer fell, as a weekend of violent clashes brought an end to nearly two weeks... >>>

Boris Johnson Tells BBC To ‘Cough Up’ To Fund All TV Licences For Pensioners

Monday  05:35,   26 august 2019

Boris Johnson has sparked a fresh row with the BBC after telling them to “cough up” and fund all TV licences for pensioners. In his first major confrontation with the corporation since becoming prime minister, Johnson lashed out at its decision to... >>>

80 firefighters tackle 'large and complex' blaze at Scottish high school

Monday  05:25,   26 august 2019

More than 80 firefighters are tackling a large fire at a school in Dunfermline. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was called to Woodmill High School on Sunday afternoon, and 15 appliances have been sent to the scene. Deputy Assistant Chief... >>>

Trump has reportedly suggested using nuclear bombs to stop hurricanes from striking the US — a move that scientists have called "wacky" and agree won't work

Monday  04:52,   26 august 2019

A source told Axios that people in the room when Trump made the suggestion were shocked and thought, "What the f---? What do we do with... >>>

Bank holiday Monday set to be another scorcher, Met Office says

Monday  04:51,   26 august 2019

Early morning fog is set to lift to leave a sunny... >>>

Metal-detecting couple find one of Britain's biggest ever treasure hoards as they discover almost 2,600 ancient coins worth around £5m in an unploughed field

Monday  04:45,   26 august 2019

Adam Staples and partner Lisa Grace unearthed the 'once in a lifetime' find of almost 2,600 ancient coins that date back 1,000 years. Their discovery came on a farm in the north east of... >>>

G7 leaders vow to help Brazil fight fires, repair damage

Sunday  23:55,   25 august 2019

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven nations said Sunday they are preparing to help Brazil battle fires burning across the Amazon region and repair the damage even as tens of thousands of soldiers got ready to join the fight against... >>>

Liquid restrictions to end at UK airports thanks to new technology

Sunday  23:40,   25 august 2019

Air passengers will no longer have to take liquids and laptops out of their carry-on bags under new rules coming into force for UK airports to upgrade their security scanners. Similar to CT scanners used in hospitals, the new technology will provide >>>

Seven people including two children are killed in a crash between a helicopter and a light aircraft on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca

Sunday  19:05,   25 august 2019

The collision occurred just after 1.30pm local time near Inca in the centre of the island. Three people were confirmed as dead shortly after the incident but the number of fatalities has now risen to... >>>

Expats In Europe Reveal No-Deal Brexit Fears: 'Everyone Thinks The Brits Have Gone Crazy'

Sunday  17:40,   25 august 2019

Expats In Europe Reveal No-Deal Brexit Fears: 'Everyone Thinks The Brits Have Gone... >>>

Mako sharks get new protections from trade

Sunday  15:50,   25 august 2019

Mako sharks get new protections from... >>>

Private school students are getting into top universities after taking 'easier' exams

Sunday  15:45,   25 august 2019

Private school students are getting into top universities after taking 'easier'... >>>