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A series of website defacements in Ukraine this week were "cover for more destructive actions" according to a government official and a technical warning from Microsoft.
Meteorology student Isaac Schluesche captured the images while storm chasing near the town of Earth, Texas
New York congresswoman one of many lawmakers to test positive amid Omicron surge
Novak Djokovic has arrived in Dubai after his deportation from Australia over its required COVID-19 vaccination ended the No. 1-ranked men’s tennis player’s hopes of defending his Australian Open title
The No 10 “partygate scandal” has worsened the public’s mental health, Sir Keir Starmer said as he laid out plans to reform the NHS under a Labour government.
Several Chinese cities went on high COVID-19 alert as the Lunar New Year holiday travel season started on Monday, requiring travellers to report their trips days before their arrival, as the Omicron variant reached more areas including Beijing. Authorities have warned the highly contagious Omicron adds to the increased risk of COVID-19 transmission as hundreds of millions of people travel around China for the Lunar New Year on Feb. 1.Cities such as Luoyang in central China and Jieyang in the sou
The UK recorded 81,713 new cases of coronavirus and 287 deaths on Saturday as infections continue to fall. It was the first time the number of daily infections had dipped below 100,000 since December 21. Separate figures published by the Office for National Statistics show there have been a total of 176,000 deaths registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.
'Kill the bill' protests take place across the UK
Two new stations in Paris’s metro network were inaugurated this week, and both named after women who have contributed to the history of France. They belong to the "pink line" no° 4 that starts at Porte-de-Clignancourt in the north and now ends at Bagneux-Lucie Aubrac instead of Mairie-de-Montrouge in the south of the capital. One way to see how fast urban planning is going in Paris, is to look at the extension of the underground rail system known affectionately as the "Le Métro", with 14 lines s
After Life's Ricky Gervais reveals season 3 Easter eggs and why he loves adding them in for fans.
A 5-year-old British girl has been killed in a tragic accident on a ski slope in the French Alps. Last night a 40-year-old local man was in police custody and an investigation was opened for manslaughter. The horrific accident happened yesterday morning at around 11am in the ski resort of Flaine, in the Haute-Savoie region of the French Alps, 50 miles from the Swiss city of Geneva.
The former speaker said the ruling, which has yet to be published, that he bullied three staff members was ‘unsound’.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is negotiating a plea deal in his corruption case
Piers Morgan slams ‘complete disgrace’ Boris Johnson over No 10 parties
Portugal's ruling Socialists extended their lead in a new poll on Sunday, two weeks before a snap election, widening the gap between them and the main opposition party, the Social Democrats. The survey, carried out by pollsters Aximage for newspapers Jornal de Noticias, Diario de Noticias and radio station TSF, gave the current premier Antonio Costa's PS party a 38.1% share of the vote, up from 35.4% last month. It still leaves PS short of a majority, which under the proportional representation system, equates to between 42% and 45% of the vote.
Pandemics, the climate crisis and the algorithms used by tech giants feel too amorphous to squeeze into the dramatic form, says the Guardian’s chief culture writer Charlotte Higgins
A winter storm system brought strong winds and mixed precipitation to Washington on Sunday, January 16.The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a winter weather advisory for the area until 1.00 am on Monday and forecast up to six inches of snow accumulation. Wind gust speeds could reach up to 45 MPH, the NWS said.This video taken by Bob Kovach shows snow falling on the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial. Credit: Bob Kovach via Storyful
Both the vaccinated and unvaccinated are welcome at the chef’s pub
People protest in London following further allegations of lockdown-breaching gatherings at Downing Street.
Texas synagogue siege: hostage-taker named as 44-year-old Briton. FBI stormed building after man took four people including a rabbi captive during Shabbat service