Monday, 18 March 2019

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UK, EU powers urge Trump to back Iran nuclear deal

BRUSSELS: Britain, France and Germany made a joint plea to Donald Trump on Thursday to endorse a key nuclear deal with Iran as the US president mulls reimposing sanctions on Tehran. “The deal is working, it is delivering on its main goal, which means keeping the Iranian nuclear programme in ...

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Mallika Sherawat clears the air on Paris apartment

MUMBAI: Responding to the news about her eviction from an apartment in Paris, actor Mallika Sherawat has denied owning a flat or renting one in the French capital, according to a media report. “Some in the media think I hv an apartment in Paris !! It’s absolutely Not True , ...

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Welsh teenager found guilty of five terror offences

BIRMINGHAM: A teenager accused of preparing to carry out an Isis-inspired terror attack in Cardiff has been found guilty of five terror offences. The 17-year-old was convicted of encouraging terrorism online and possessing a record of terrorist information. Jurors at Birmingham Crown Court also convicted the 17-year-old of preparing for ...

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Grim footage of London club acid attack released

New footage has emerged of a shocking acid attack at a London nightclub that injured more than a dozen people, including two Australians. The former boyfriend of a British reality television star has been found guilty of the attack. The new footage was released by London police and shows the ...

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Cornwall man accused of killing adopted baby

CARDIFF: A court has heard claims a Cornwall man killed his baby daughter, just two weeks after formally adopting the tot. Matthew Scully-Hicks from Delabole denies murdering 18-month-old old Elsie at the home he shared with his husband in Cardiff. The 31-year-old is accused of causing “catastrophic head injuries”, following ...

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British journalist killed by crocodile in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO: A British man has died in Sri Lanka after reportedly being dragged into a river by a crocodile. Paul McClean, who is believed to have been a reporter for the Financial Times, was washing his hands in the river when he was attacked by the reptile. Search and rescue ...

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Pound Euro Exchange Rate Recovers from 8-Year-Low

LONDON: The Pound Euro exchange rate slipped yesterday as investors reacted to the latest Brexit uncertainties and tensions while the Euro benefitted from European Central Bank (ECB) speculation. However, the pair rebounded from its lows as markets anticipated upcoming data. GBP EUR dropped from 1.0944 to 1.0803 last week. Tuesday saw ...

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Sarah Champion resigns following criticism over newspaper column

LONDON: Sarah Champion has resigned as shadow women and equalities secretary and apologised for her “extremely poor choice of words” in a newspaper article about child abuse. The Labour MP said she was concerned that continuing in her shadow cabinet role would distract from the “crucial issues” around child protection. ...

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