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Massive Fence Erected Around US Supreme Court After Roe v Wade Draft Leak
May 5, 2022, 11:56 AM
Earlier this week, Politico published a leaked Supreme Court draft that would strike down the Roe v Wade precedent which grants universal abortion rights.
Australia to Develop Unmanned Submarines Amid Growing Tensions Over Sino-Solomon Security Pact
May 5, 2022, 11:27 AM
Canberra's announcement on developing unmanned submarines comes amid tensions in the region over the security pact between China and the Solomon Islands. The pact has been described as a "policy failure" by Australia's federal opposition Labor Party and has taken centre stage in the ongoing federal election campaign ahead of voting on 21 May.
Bank of England Raises Interest Rates to 13-Year High as Inflation Expected to Top 10 Percent
May 5, 2022, 11:04 AM
The hike comes as a response to growing inflation and rising fuel and food prices.
Sinn Fein Set to Prevail Over DUP in Northern Ireland Assembly Election
May 5, 2022, 10:57 AM
On 5 May, voters are casting ballots to elect the new Northern Ireland Assembly, in an event that was preceded by opinion polls indicating the Sinn Fein’s substantial leadership over the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP).
Ecstasy for Ancelotti, Agony for Guardiola as Star Coaches Make Contrasting Champions League History
May 5, 2022, 10:49 AM
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti and Man City's Pep Guardiola are widely regarded as two of the most successful managers in football history. While the Italian is the only coach ever to win Europe's top five leagues, the Catalan holds the record for most wins in a row in the Premier League, La Liga and the Bundesliga.
German Economy Minister Anticipates Gasoline Shortage Due to Embargo on Russian Oil
May 5, 2022, 9:11 AM
BERLIN (Sputnik) - Germany may face a shortage of gasoline due to the embargo on Russian oil, Economy Minister Robert Habeck said on Wednesday, adding that the government is working on possible solutions.
Labour Councilor Accused of Sharing Article Denying Holocaust Suspended Ahead of Election
May 5, 2022, 8:53 AM
On Wednesday, the UK charity Campaign Against Antisemitism said that the piece shared by Belgica Guana does not only contain “anti-Semitic tropes”, but may also “imply support for Jewish genocide”.
Bank of England Expected to Raise Interest Rate to 1 Percent, Reports Suggest
May 5, 2022, 8:51 AM
The base rate is the interest rate that the Bank of England charges commercial banks for loans, and the institution has been free to decide on its level since 1997.
WATCH: Russian Ka-52 Helicopters Eliminate Ukrainian Armoured Vehicles
May 5, 2022, 8:44 AM
Over the past day, Russian forces eliminated at least three Ukrainian warplanes and 14 drones. In total, since the beginning of the op, Russian forces have destroyed 149 Ukrainian warplanes, 726 drones, 2,834 tanks and other armoured vehicles, and 325 rocket launchers, according to Russia's MoD.
Communal Tension Is 'Nothing New' as India Has Seen It Since the 7th Century, BJP Politician Claims
May 5, 2022, 7:33 AM
Since April, India has witnessed a number of communal clashes across the country. Recently, the United Nations also took cognisance and said they hoped that the Indian government would work together and ensure peace between the communities.
Real Madrid Stars Celebrate Dramatic Champions League Win Over Man City in Dressing Room - Video
May 5, 2022, 7:05 AM
Real Madrid and stunning comebacks seem to have become synonyms in the Champions League. The Los Blancos came back from the brink against both Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Chelsea earlier this year. And on Wednesday, Carlo Ancelotti's men staged yet another fightback, rallying from a position of near defeat to beat Man City at home.
India, France to Strengthen Ties as Macron Warns About 'Consequences' of Ukraine Conflict in Asia
May 5, 2022, 7:05 AM
India’s neutral stance on Ukraine served as a major focus of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-nation trip, which involved visits to Germany, Denmark and France. In spite of repeated efforts by Europe's leaders to draw India into their camp vis-à-vis Russia, the longstanding strategic ties between Moscow and Delhi remain unaffected.
Morozov Art Collection Back to Russian National Museums, Culture Minister Says
May 5, 2022, 7:03 AM
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Morozov artwork collection, consisting of more than 160 exhibits, has returned to Russian state museums, Russian Culture Minister Olga Lyubimova said on Thursday.
Armenian Opposition Blocks Streets in Yerevan During Open-End Protest, Reports Say
May 5, 2022, 6:48 AM
YEREVAN (Sputnik) - The Armenian opposition, demanding the resignation of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, has once again blocked a number of streets in Yerevan, the Para TV broadcaster reported on Thursday.
Former UK Chief Constable Urges Durham Police to Reconsider Labour Head Starmer’s 'Beergate Scandal'
May 5, 2022, 6:12 AM
Late last week, Labour admitted that the party’s deputy leader Angela Rayner had attended an April 2021 event where Keir Starmer was caught on camera drinking beer with colleagues at the office of Durham MP Mary Foy during a COVID lockdown.
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