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Leader of Britain's UKIP faces calls to quit over girlfriend's remarks

Added: 16.01.2018 7:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

The leader of Britain's eurosceptic UK Independence Party faced calls on Sunday to stand down after a newspaper published racist messages sent by his girlfriend about Prince Harry's fiancee Meghan Markle. Last year, Henry Bolton was the fourth leader in a year to be appointed to the helm of UKIP, a party which helped bring about a Brexit vote. The Mail on Sunday published a series of messages sent by Jo Marney to a friend in which she made offensive comments about Markle and black people.


UK air force scrambles 2 fighters to intercept Russian jets

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LONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal Air Force scrambled two fighter jets to intercept Russian strategic bombers near U.K. airspace on Monday, in another illustration of ongoing tensions.

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Seven-year-old delivery boy causes outrage in China

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Photos of a child working as a delivery boy has sparked a debate over poverty on Chinese social media.


UAE And Qatar Accuse Each Other Of Threats To Civil Aviation In Latest Phase Of Gulf Dispute

Added: 16.01.2018 7:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

The claims are the latest sign that the wider stand-off between Qatar and its former allies is far from resolution. The latest spat is unlikely to do either side any good, given the importance of international aviation to their economies.

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NASA Engineers Demonstrate Pulsar-Based Navigation in Space

Added: 16.01.2018 7:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

NASA engineers have successfully demonstrated X-ray navigation in space — a capability that could revolutionize NASA’s ability in the future to pilot robotic spacecraft to the far reaches of our Solar System and beyond. The demonstration was carried out by NASA in an experiment called the Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT). [...]


Report: Americans See News Media As Vital, But Failing To Live Up To Role

Added: 16.01.2018 7:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

Americans see the news media as vital to democracy, but they don't think the media is living up to its role. Perceived political bias in reporting serves to prompt a negative view of the media. But traditional news sources, such as local newspapers and TV news, still retain some public confidence.

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Experts doubt Emirati claim Qatar intercepted aircraft

Added: 16.01.2018 7:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Analysts say UAE allegations are likely retaliation for Doha's UN complaint over Emirati infringement of its airspace.

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Brittany Ferries to connect Ireland-Spain with new route

Added: 16.01.2018 6:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

Brittany Ferries has announced a new route into northern Spain. Starting at the end of April, the service will link Cork and Santander, making two return-sailings a week.

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Real reportedly ready to match Icardi’s release clause

Added: 16.01.2018 6:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

Spanish powerhouses Real Madrid are readying summer bid for Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi, Il Corriere dello Sport can reveal. With both Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo misfiring this season, los Blancos seem to have decided to recruit a new centre forward. Il Corriere dello Sport claims that Inter Milan star Mauro Icardi has emerged […]


Law student who 'opened door' in £750,000 bank fraud is spared jail

Added: 16.01.2018 5:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

A law student who helped fraudsters steal nearly £750,000 from a businessman's account has been spared jail.


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