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UK hunters share gruesome footage of reindeer slaughtered on pre-Christmas trip online

Reindeer ‘shot for sport’ on £ 2,000 Icelandic safari: UK hunters share gruesome footage of reindeer slaughtered on pre-Christmas trip online Ian Farrington, 59, arranges £ 2,000 Icelandic safari trips for British hunters Devon deer stalker posted pictures of slaughtered reindeer online Icelandic government currently authorizes the annual slaughter of …

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British Football Minister urges reluctant players to get COVID-19 vaccine

UK Sports Minister Nigel Huddleston has urged footballers who do not intend to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to “overcome their reluctance” as it is their social responsibility. With matches being postponed due to COVID outbreaks at several clubs, the English Football League (EFL), which governs the sport’s lower divisions, said …

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NZ Open moves forward with British Open spots on the line

Next year’s New Zealand Golf Open will take place. New Zealand golfer Ryan Fox. Photo: PHOTOSPORT Tournament organizers are confident that a strong international peloton will compete in the 102nd edition of the event at the Millbrook Resort near Queenstown between March 31 and April 3. However, tournament chairman John …

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Jesy Nelson invented the “British version of Trisha Paytas”

through MLC Posted on December 13, 2021 at 9:42 p.m. Jesy nelson again faces a backlash in his appearance. Earlier this year, she was summoned to black fishing in the music video for her first single, “Boyz ft. Nicki Minaj”. She faced a huge backlash for her darker complexion, hairstyle, …

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UK Prime Minister Johnson faces crisis as nation responds to organized government parties during COVID shutdowns

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a crisis in his country and government as revelations of secret parties with administration officials during COVID-19 lockdown rules continue to spread to the public. Reports of a 2020 Christmas party erupted last week when The Daily Mirror reported that between 40 and 50 …

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Afghan refugee who helped British army forced into crowdfunding for vocational training

A n An Afghan refugee who worked for the British Army for 13 years was forced to crowdfund to find a job in London after learning that his qualifications are not recognized in the UK. Akbar, 38, who wishes to remain anonymous, came to Islington with his pregnant wife and …

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It is not too late for the UK government to develop an effective Covid strategy | Gabriel Scally

TThe emergence of a disturbing new variant of Sars-CoV-2 should come as no surprise to anyone. Omicron appears to be a real threat and should give thought to how countries can protect their populations from this and other similar challenges in the future. The UK has helped create the conditions …

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PRESS DIGEST-British Business – December 6

December 6 (Reuters) – The following are the main stories on the business pages of UK newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not guarantee their accuracy. The temperature – Anonymous investor cuts stake in Klarna and offers shares to UK small investors at a 5% discount from …

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Southgate and Hodgson honored at British Sports Awards

Former Palace manager’s career rewarded with prestigious award – “He made football better” Crystal Palace all-time greats Gareth Southgate and Roy Hodgson were among the winners of the 2021 British Sports Awards on Thursday. Honored: Former Palace manager Roy Hodgson receiving his trophy at the awards ceremony England coach Southgate …

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British Airways Seeks to Recycle Cooking Oil Fuel to Reduce Aircraft Emissions | British Airways

British Airways has signed an agreement for aircraft fuel made from recycled cooking oils and other household waste to be produced on a large scale in the UK and used as early as 2022 to help power its flights. The airline revealed on Thursday evening that it had struck a …

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British armed forces allow people with HIV to enlist

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks at an event thanking the British Armed Forces for their role in the evacuation operation in Afghanistan earlier this year in London, Britain on November 24, 2021. British Parliament / Jessica Taylor / Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE and unlimited access to …

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Hamilton thanked for inspiring British tennis star

GPFans staff Monday, November 29, 2021 12:29 Lewis Hamilton has been hailed as “a role model” and “a really cool guy” for playing a key role in helping British tennis star Emma Raducanu stay humble and grounded. Raducanu made history and made headlines around the world in September when she …

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British cyclist breaks world record with imposing Picasso GPS outline | New

To a world record holder, cycling is an art. Anthony Hoyte, a British cyclist known as the ‘Pedal Picasso’, broke a Guinness world record for the largest continuous GPS track by a bicycle in 12 hours. Hoyte created a portrait of a man with a mustache while cycling a total …

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British veterans wounded in action at increased risk of cardiovascular disease | Imperial News

British soldiers injured in Afghanistan may have a higher risk of heart disease and stroke, compared to their uninjured colleagues. These are among the first results of a study of more than 1,100 British veterans of the war in Afghanistan, more than half of whom suffered a battlefield injury while …

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Mikael Lawal’s Devastating Power Is Not Enough To Defeat Me, Says British Cruiserweight Rival Luke Watkins | Boxing News

Luke ‘The Duke’ Watkins isn’t intimidated by Mikael Lawal’s knockout power and has vowed to be the “last man standing” if the two cruiserweights collide next year. Lawal picked up a spectacular one-stroke victory over Leonardo Damian Bruzzese on Saturday night, bringing his destructive record to 15 wins, including nine …

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Gurgaon Club: a building from the British era that can now only be found on maps

Dilapidated and hidden from view by weeds and overgrown trees Civil Lines is a 90 year old British era building that houses the Gurgaon Club, a recreational facility established in the 1930s, which is currently in a state of total neglect. With its expansive grounds turning into a makeshift dumping …

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Unexpected showbiz cameos in completely normal UK TV shows

Have you ever seen a unicorn in your local store? Or maybe a magical mermaid at the gym? If so, it was probably a bit of a shock. And sometimes a celebrity showbiz appearance when you least expected to see one can also look a bit like this. Here are …

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British politicians, who backed farmers’ protest, react to repeal of India’s farm laws: here’s who said what

BKU activists celebrate with fireworks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces the repeal of three agricultural reform laws Highlights Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged farmers to return home The farmers were elated and were in a festive mood Hundreds of farmers have camped at three locations on Delhi border since …

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British Virgin Islands Corporate Restructuring and Turnaround Competency Guide: Cross-Border Assistance – Commentary

To what extent do courts assist overseas appointees (through recognition) and under what circumstances?Are there generally imposed limitations on the recognition of a foreign appointee?What types of overseas appointees have been recognized in the British Virgin Islands?Do courts help subject BVI incorporated companies to insolvency proceedings in other jurisdictions? This …

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Azeem Rafiq says ‘Time for truth’ as ​​UK MPs investigate cricket racism scandal

Former Yorkshire cricketer Azeem Rafiq will appear before UK lawmakers on Tuesday with the opportunity to give an unvarnished account of his experiences of discrimination at the club which is engulfed in a racism scandal. An independent report found that the Pakistan-born player suffered “racial harassment and intimidation”, while Rafiq …

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Man arrested in Cork for threatening to kill UK MP

Gardaí in Cork arrested a British national this morning for being questioned over threats to kill a Labor MP. Officers from the Cork and Dublin Special Detective Units, supported by members of the Cork Armed Support Unit, arrested the 41-year-old man in Douglas, south Cork this morning. As many as …

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What is behind the Great British Battery Bonanza?

October 30, 2021 FROM 2030, according to the government, each of the 2.3 million new cars sold in Britain each year must be electric. All will need batteries, the most complex component of electric vehicles and the hub around which their emerging supply chains revolve. In November last year, the …

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UK license plate camera tricked by clothes

It is a story that has caused consternation and joy in equal measure among the British, that car owners in Surrey were fined for driving in a bus lane miles away in Bath, when in fact the camera had been confused by the text on a sweater worn by a …

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China bans UK beef again due to mad cow disease

BEIJING – China banned UK imports of beef under 30 months of age after a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or ‘mad cow’ disease, in the UK last month, the BBC reported. The ban came into effect on September 29, according to a statement from the General Customs Administration. …

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Sleeping policeman! And other British quirks

“The British and the Americans are two great peoples divided by a common language. “- Attributed to George Bernard Shaw The above quote may be “completely wrong in fact,” Christian Science Monitor reporter Mallory Browne wrote in 1942, “but so much closer to the truth than mere factual statements ever …

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British High Court finds Sheikh of Dubai spied on ex-wife

LONDON – The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, hacked the phones of his ex-wife, Princess Haya, and his lawyers during the legal battle for custody of their two children, the report found on Wednesday. British High Court. Sheikh Mohammed, who is also the Vice President and …

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Sir Ben Ainslie buys majority stake in UK team SailGP

Briton Sir Ben Ainslie now has another title: Team Owner in the SailGP World League. Ainslie and her business partner Chris… Briton Sir Ben Ainslie now has another title: Team Owner in the SailGP World League. Ainslie and his business partner Chris Bake have acquired a controlling stake in UK …

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British warrior who helped form the Irish Free State Army

Henry Kelly was a highly decorated British soldier who returned to his ancestral homeland of Ireland to help train the Irish Army during the Irish Civil War 1922-1923. Henry Kelly was born the first of ten children to Charles and Jane Kelly (née McGarry) in Collyhurst, Manchester. Her father Charles, …

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British-era bungalow becomes Brahmaputra heritage center

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu calls for a national campaign to rejuvenate Indian rivers and the inclusion of water conservation courses in school curricula. A British era bungalow on a hill that was the 17th century military office of Ahom rulers has been converted into a heritage center depicting life along …

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A ceramist inspired by folklore and the British countryside

FIRST-TIME VISITORS To the home of ceramist Prue Piper are usually late and easily forgiven, as the place, a charming and dilapidated 19th century former laundry in Somerset, England, nestled amid 11 acres of garden , orchard and woodland, is almost impossible to find. On the one hand, it is …

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Jennings wins British Fantasy Award for Best Newcomer

September 29, 2021 @booksandpublishing Kathleen Jennings won Best Newcomer category at the 2021 British Fantasy Awards for her Australian Gothic novel Fly away (Picador). Jennings’ debut novel, chosen from a list of six, weaves magic and mystery into an Australian setting, following a young woman living in a declining city …

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British video game brand arrives in Schaumburg

Belong Gaming, a UK chain of video and computer game arenas, to open a location at Streets of Woodfield in Schaumburg as part of the company’s expansion into the United States Schaumburg officials recently granted Belong approval for the use of 6,190 square feet of space above the entrance to …

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Roald Dahl at Longcross: Inside Netflix’s Reverse British Invasion

It is no coincidence that Netflix’s most significant acquisitions in recent years have both been UK-based properties: of the Roald Dahl Story Company, which owns the beloved stories of the late author such as “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”, on the acquisition of Millarworld, the comic book publisher of “Kickass” …

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These British cars look crazy modified

When it comes to enthusiasts choosing their next project car, there is a lot of choice there. Choosing a car from a Japanese manufacturer might seem like an obvious place to start, as Toyota, Nissan and Honda already have a large aftermarket scene and a very versatile car selection. Likewise, …

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British to blame for India’s Hindu-Muslim divide

The RSS leader once again made a positive statement about Indian Muslims when addressing some Muslim intellectuals in Mumbai. This author has always maintained that only Mohan Bhagwat can tame the unconditional infantry of the Hindutva and initiate the perestroika of the Hindutva. Liberal academics are not yet impressed because …

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JPMorgan takes on UK rivals with launch of digital bank Chase

By Lawrence White LONDON (Reuters) – JPMorgan is challenging its British rivals in their own territory with the launch on Tuesday of its long-awaited digital retail bank, Chase, as part of what the US lender hopes will be global expansion. Launch marks first foray into retail banking outside of North …

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UK food industry demands government action on CO2 shortage

LONDON, Sept. 18 (Reuters) – The UK food industry has called on the government to subsidize carbon dioxide (CO2) production amid soaring gas prices or risking the collapse of the country’s meat industries . Soaring gas prices have forced two UK fertilizer factories to close, depriving food producers of the …

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Optik TV customers can now watch the best of UK TV on Acorn TV

TELUS customers can watch the Acorn TV free trial until September 21 VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sep 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Today, TELUS announced that Optik TV customers can now access premier UK and international programming from Acorn TV from AMC Networks. Customers can access the free preview of Acorn …

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Doomed alpaca sparks uproar against UK Prime Minister Johnson

LONDON, Aug. 9 (Reuters) – The fate of an eight-year-old alpaca named Geronimo has sparked an outcry against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson after his government ordered the animal to be slaughtered for testing positive for bovine tuberculosis. The order to kill the alpaca prompted owner Helen Macdonald to demand …

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Great British Cheese: A Complete Guide

WHEN I SAW the title of Katie Quinn’s book “Cheese, Wine, and Bread”, I assumed the role of cheese would play in France. Wheels from this country are still considered the ultimate. But Ms Quinn chose Britain to begin her exploration of the role of fermentation in making delicious foods. …

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