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UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

UK government pledges action after inflation rises 9.1% in May

LONDON, England: Surging food prices in the UK pushed consumer price inflation to 9.1 percent last month, a 40-year record ...

Report: UK property prices rise slowest since January

LONDON, England: Prices for British homes this month rose at the slowest rate since January, as the cost of living ...

UK Armed Forces Chief: British must be capable of fighting in Europe

LONDON, England: UK General Patrick Sanders, the new Chief of the General Staff, has told troops that Britain must be ...

Xander Schauffele (67) maintains lead at Travelers

Xander Schauffele carded his worst round of the tournament Saturday but maintained a one-stroke lead at the Travelers Championship in ...

COVID-19 cases rise 23 pc in Britain, with London a hotspot

London [UK], June 25 (ANI/Xinhua): Britain's new COVID-19 cases have jumped by 23 per cent in just a week, the ...

Xander Schauffele again goes bogey-free, storms to lead at Travelers

Xander Schauffele tied for Friday's low round with his second consecutive 7-under-par 63 to storm ahead by five strokes at ...

Assange's wife sounds alarm over his treatment

WikiLeaks founder was subjected to 'especially cruel' treatment after extradition to US was approved in UK, Stella Moris has saidJulian ...

Rory McIlroy, J.T Poston share first-round lead in Travelers

Rory McIlroy and J.T Poston each shot a bogey-free, 8-under-par 62 to tie for a one-shot lead over a packed ...

Rory McIlroy rips some LIV golfers for 'duplicitous' behavior

Rory McIlroy didn't hold back on Wednesday when discussing PGA Tour players who have elected to join the LIV Golf ...

The Open Championship: Odds, Preview of golf's next major

The main summertime draw in golf will be the 2022 Open Championship. The July showcase at St. Andrews features a ...

Brooks Koepka set to leap to LIV Golf Series

Brooks Koepka is expected to join the LIV Golf Series and participate in the first event in the United States ...

Minister praises work of Special Olympics as athletes go for gold

The first Special Olympics Ulster event in three years has taken place and Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey was at Antrim ...

Publication of Quarterly Carers' Statistics for Northern Ireland (January - March 2022)

The Department of Health (DoH) has today published Quarterly Carers' Statistics for Northern Ireland (January - March 2022). This publication ...

Work begins on new DAERA Waste Management Strategy

Environment Minister Edwin Poots MLA has published the Closure report for the current Northern Ireland Waste Management Strategy. The draft ...

Agriculture Minister visits Royal Highland Show

Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots MLA has visited the Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh to meet with his Scottish counterpart and ...

Publication of Family Practitioner Services General Dental Statistics for Northern Ireland 2021/22

The Health and Social Care's Business Services Organisation (BSO) has today published its Family Practitioner Services General Dental Statistics for ...

Investment in mobile infrastructure and technology is crucial - Lyons

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons has today published the Mobile Action Plan for Northern Ireland (MAP NI). Economy Minister Gordon Lyons ...

O'Dowd highlights commitment to Irish language in west Belfast

Infrastructure Minister John O'Dowd has affirmed his commitment to the continued roll-out of Irish language on public transport in west ...

CJINI report: Statement from Department of Justice

The Department of Justice has welcomed the Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland (CJINI) report on Criminal Legal Aid Processing, which ...

Ministers launch new approach to 14-19 education and training

Education Minister, Michelle McIlveen and Economy Minister, Gordon Lyons today launched a framework to help drive forward a more strategic ...

Lyons - apply now for free training courses through Skill Up

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons today hailed the Skill Up initiative as he highlighted that applications are open for more than ...

Lyons appoints new Certification Officer for Northern Ireland

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons has announced the appointment of a new Certification Officer for Northern Ireland. New Certification Officer for ...

Ireland calls British plan 'vandalism'

London's plan to scrap the post-Brexit trade agreement would seriously damage Northern Ireland's economy, Micheal Martin said Irish Prime Minister ...

Ireland accuses British of 'vandalism'

London's plan to scrap the post-Brexit trade agreement would seriously damage Northern Ireland's economy, Micheal Martin said Irish Prime Minister ...

Lyons appoints temporary Governing Body Chair at North West Regional College

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons MLA has appointed Mrs Jennifer McKeever as temporary Chair of the Governing Body of North West ...

Hargey urges people to 'Make the Call' to maximise benefit support

Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey has urged people to 'Make the Call' to her Department's benefits advice service as the cost ...

Ministers highlight benefits of school milk subsidy scheme during visit to county Antrim Primary School

Environment Minister Edwin Poots and Education Minister Michelle McIlveen have visited Eden Primary School in Carrickfergus, one of 442 Primary ...

Northern Ireland Economic Output Statistics

The economic output statistics were published today by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (NISRA). Economic output statistics Commentary ...

Environment Minister announces 'Yellow Fish' campaign

Environment Minister Edwin Poots MLA has announced an Northern Ireland Environment Agency 'Yellow Fish' campaign; a simple water pollution prevention ...

Minister marks Clean Air Day with visit to Belfast Primary School

Environment Minister Edwin Poots MLA has visited Knockbreda Primary School in Belfast, who are participating in his Department's Clean Air ...

Cost-of-living crisis hitting vital community services - Hargey

The effects of the cost of living crisis are being felt everywhere including the frontline of need where our community ...

Northern Ireland business; activity, size, location and ownership, 2022

The latest Northern Ireland business; activity, size, location and ownership, 2022 statistics have been released by NISRA. Northern Ireland business; ...

Publication of Family Practitioner Services General Ophthalmic Statistics for Northern Ireland 2021/22

The Health and Social Care's Business Services Organisation (BSO) has today published its Family Practitioner Services General Ophthalmic Statistics for ...

Northern Ireland business: activity, size, location and ownership, 2022

The latest Northern Ireland business; activity, size, location and ownership, 2022 statistics have been released by NISRA. Northern Ireland business; ...

301 schools benefit from Pound 2.2m School Pollinator Garden Scheme

Environment Minister Edwin Poots and Education Minister Michelle McIlveen have praised the success of the School Pollinator Garden Scheme during ...

Hargey confirms cost-of-living payments

Direct cost-of-living payments of up to Pound 650 will be made to those in greatest need over the coming weeks, ...

Minister commends community groups for valued work as cost of living crisis continues

On a visit to Derry today Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey met with a range of community organisations who provide vital ...

Lyons announces 20 high quality training places on Assured Skills Academy with Version 1

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons today announced 20 training places on a new Assured Skills Academy with IT services provider Version ...

Essential maintenance works to start on M2 Hill Section Northbound Carriageway, Belfast

A Pound 300,000 major maintenance scheme on the M2 'Hill Section' will begin on 17 June 2022 and is expected ...

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UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

Airbus captain tries to land at Lahore runway closed two years ago

LAHORE, Pakistan - An Airbus 320 carrying 171 passengers narrowly avoided an accident at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Pakistan's second-largest ...

Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Myanmar junta minister discusses nuclear cooperation with Russia

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-run media, a junta delegation discussed nuclear technology collaboration with a Russian state-owned atomic energy ...

U.S. to provide Tk2.3 crore as emergency funding for northern Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing more than Tk2.3 crore in emergency funding ...

661 pound freshwater fish caught in Cambodia river

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia: Cambodian villagers on the Mekong River have caught a stingray fish weighing 661 pounds, which is the ...

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