Category: World

Vjosa Osmani, president, Kosovo

38-year-old lawyer Vjosa Osmani elected president of Kosovo

The parliament of the UN-administered southern Serbian country of Kosovo has elected Vjosa Osmani, a 38-year-old lawyer and political leader, as the country’s new...

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Fighting Covid: Swiss robots use UV light to disinfect passenger planes

Story by Reuters A robot armed with virus-killing ultraviolet light is being tested on Swiss airplanes, yet another idea aiming to restore passenger confidence and spare...

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Meghan Markle lived life as per her wish despite claims she was trapped

Meghan Markle was able to live her life as she pleased despite claiming she was trapped, said royal biographer Andrew Morton.  The Duchess of Sussex regularly met...

Success choice of spouse, study

Your success depends on your choice of spouse, study says

“Behind every successful man, there is a woman,” goes the saying. But something which was only an adage for hundreds of years has now been scientifically...

Monica Young, Sydney, Australia, court

Australian teacher accused of sexually abusing male student battles in court

Monica Young, a teacher in Sydney, Australia, facing charges of having sex with 14-year old student multiple times has hired a top lawyer Margaret Cunneen to defend her...

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Saudi Arabia says ties with Israel will benefit region

Story by AFP Normalisation with Israel would bring “tremendous benefit” to the Middle East region, the Saudi foreign minister said on Friday. But such an accord...

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Russian doctors complete heart surgery during hospital fire

Story by AFP A team of doctors successfully completed open heart surgery inside a Russian hospital that caught fire on Friday as firefighters battled the flames from the...

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Britain bans entry of four countries including Pakistan over Covid spread

Story by Reuters Britain said on Friday it would add Bangladesh, Kenya, Pakistan and the Philippines to its travel “red list”, banning entry to people arriving from...

Croatian diver, Budimir Buda Sobat

Croatian diver sets new world record for holding breath for 24 minutes

An average person can’t hold their breath for just two minutes, but Budimir Buda Sobat, a 54-year-old Croatian diver, has set a new world record by holding...

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Google to contribute $29 million to new EU fund to fight fake news

Story by Reuters Alphabet unit Google will contribute 25 million euros ($29.3 million) to the newly set up European Media and Information Fund to combat fake news, the...