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Communists, observers report violations in Russian election 2021-09-18 19:39:36MOSCOW (AP) — The head of Russia's Communist Party, the country's second-largest political party, is alleging widespread violations in the ele

The barbecue king: British royals praise Philip's deft 2021-09-18 17:30:06LONDON (AP) — When Prince Philip died nearly six months ago at 99, the tributes poured in from far and wide, praising him for his supportive rol

Pompeo hits Biden's 'dangerous moves' on N. Korea 2021-09-18 11:08:03Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday warned that President Biden is making "dangerous moves" on North Korea and  his lack of a coh

Biden beset by leadership woes at home, abroad 2021-09-18 11:01:58Self-inflicted crises are piling up for President Biden. His leadership suffered serious blows on multiple fronts in rapid succession Friday. From the

Afghan survivors of errant US drone strike seek 2021-09-18 10:06:21KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A survivor of an errant U.S. drone strike that killed 10 members of his family demanded Saturday that those responsibl

Fearful US residents in Afghanistan hiding out from 2021-09-18 09:13:00Every night in yet another house in Afghanistan’s capital, a U.S. green card-holding couple from California take turns sleeping, with one always

France's Notre Dame cathedral stable enough to start 2021-09-18 07:33:41PARIS (AP) — France’s Notre Dame Cathedral is finally stable and secure enough for artisans to start rebuilding it, more than two years af

Taliban replace ministry for women with one restricting 2021-09-18 06:16:08KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers set up a ministry for the “propagation of virtue and the prevention of vice"

Photos show North Korea expanding uranium enrichment plant 2021-09-18 03:50:23SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Recent satellite images show North Korea is expanding a uranium enrichment plant at its main Yongbyon nuclear complex,

France recalls ambassadors to US, Australia over sub 2021-09-17 16:39:33France on Friday recalled its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia over President Biden’s nuclear-powered submarine deal with Australia, underc

Pentagon admits Afghan civilians, not ISIS-K terrorists, killed 2021-09-17 15:08:00A U.S. drone strike in Afghanistan last month killed 10 civilians, including children, not an Islamic State extremist as the Pentagon first claimed, t

Gen. Mark Milley's calls with China to be 2021-09-17 08:54:19The top lawmakers on the House Select Committee on the Jan. 6 riot pledged Thursday to review the actions taken by senior Pentagon officials in the af

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India gives out 25 million COVID-19 vaccine doses 2021-09-18 08:37:46India gave out 25 million doses during a special COVID-19 vaccination drive organized on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday.

Want to fly to Britain? Its struggling travel 2021-09-18 04:00:00Britain is revamping its international travel rules in a bid to restore consumer confidence in taking an overseas holiday. Passenger traffic has falle

Multimillionaire Robert Durst found guilty of murdering best 2021-09-17 19:42:35A California jury on Friday found multimillionaire real estate heir Robert Durst guilty of murdering his best friend Susan Berman in 2000, the first h

Police in Washington, D.C., say they're ready this 2021-09-17 18:53:42Burned before, Capitol Police say they are taking no chances as they prepare for a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol in support of rioters imprisoned

U.S. senators push Biden to lift border closure 2021-09-17 18:50:46Four U.S. senators on Friday asked President Joe Biden to lift restrictions that have barred travel by Canadians across the northern U.S. border since

France recalls ambassadors to U.S., Australia over submarine 2021-09-17 17:48:39France says it is immediately recalling its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia after Australia scrapped a big French conventional submarine purchas

Chess grandmaster sues Netflix over 'sexist and belittling' 2021-09-17 16:46:49The world's first female chess grandmaster, Nona Gaprindashvili, has filed a $5 million defamation lawsuit against Netflix over a line in i

Pentagon now says Kabul drone strike killed civilians 2021-09-17 15:10:07The Pentagon retreated from its defence of a drone strike that killed several civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that an internal

More climate pledges needed to avoid 'catastrophic' path, 2021-09-17 15:03:53A new report shows the world is on a "catastrophic pathway" toward a hotter future unless governments make more ambitious pledges to cut greenhouse

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the 2021-09-17 14:41:18Surges in coronavirus cases in several U.S. states this week, along with staffing and equipment shortages, are exacting a mounting toll on hospitals a

Plane carrying 170 foreigners and Afghans from Kabul 2021-09-17 12:49:05The third chartered flight bringing civilians from Afghanistan to Qatar since U.S. forces withdrew last month landed on Friday with around 170 passeng

2 men charged with murder of Northern Irish 2021-09-17 12:33:28Two men appeared in court Friday in connection with the murder of Lyra McKee, a Northern Irish journalist shot dead as she covered rioting in Londonde


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UK Meat industry in crucial talks on gas 2021-09-17 11:22:23A shortage of carbon dioxide could hit meat production and packaging, UK processors warn.

Broadcasting cash offsets Man Utd's Covid losses 2021-09-17 10:44:22Football giant says year was among its most challenging but sees broadcast income jump sharply.

Next deal keeps Gap brand alive in the 2021-09-17 10:17:57Deal means Gap will still have a UK High Street presence within Next's stores despite closing its own.

Carbon emitters 'failing to disclose climate risks' 2021-09-17 05:39:56In a study of more than 100 company accounts, 80% of audits didn't assess climate risk.

Shop sales fall for fourth month as more 2021-09-17 04:24:13Sales at food stores fell last month as more people spent their money in restaurants and bars.

BBC World News business headlines 2021-09-17 01:42:53The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.

China applies to join key Asia-Pacific trade pact 2021-09-17 00:08:19It comes the day after a regional security agreement between the US, UK and Australia was unveiled.

Gen Z battles to bring back unions, one 2021-09-16 19:13:14Younger Americans are reviving US labour activism amid stagnant wages and Covid hardship.

'Looking back, it was an amazing thing I 2021-09-16 18:55:14Meet the founder on a 10-year mission to disrupt Japan's rigid work culture.

Sir Clive Sinclair: Computing pioneer dies aged 81 2021-09-16 16:19:12The inventor, entrepreneur and ZX Spectrum creator died at his London home following a long illness.

E.On boss: Remove green levies to cut energy 2021-09-16 13:47:44Cut soaring energy costs by paying energy levies through taxes, E.On UK boss Michael Lewis says.

Southwest Airlines pays staff extra to get jabbed 2021-09-16 11:53:57It is the latest big carrier to offer incentives for getting vaccinated as US infections surge.