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Children and tourists rejoiced after Istanbul was hit by its first snowstorm of the winter
The Omicron variant has moved the Covid-19 pandemic into a new phase and could bring it to an end in Europe, the WHO Europe director said Sunday.
Musa Barrow scored a 71st-minute winner as Gambia continued their giant killing spree at the Africa Cup of Nations by pulling off an upset 1-0 win over Guinea in Bafoussam on Monday to advance to the quarter-finals. Striker Barrow, one of the outstanding performers at the tournament, was set up by a defence-splitting pass from Yusupha Bobb but still had to take the ball away from the Guinea defence with his right foot and then put it onto his left for a fine finish to settle the last-16 tie.The
Embassy will remain open for essential work despite ‘growing threat’ from Russia, Foreign Office despite
Following reports that Simon Cowell's new show Walk The Line will be axed, ITV has responded with a statement, neither confirming nor denying the rumours.
Hollyoaks star Emma Lau has spoken about the show's decision to explore racism in a new storyline for her character Serena Chen-Williams.
Michael Cohen claims Trump told him Don Jr should go to jail over Ivanka
Organiser hopes event will help change narrative from saying that anti-vaxxers are a ‘bunch of weirdos and freaks who don’t care about humanity’
The French fashion designer has died aged 73.
Within hours of the social media appeal, Harvey had his stolen transit van returned.
A group of lab monkeys who escaped from a lorry crash in the US state of Pennsylvania have now been found after an urgent hunt by the authorities. Several of the monkeys had escaped when a lorry carrying a trailer of 100 of them crashed on Friday. The spokeswoman, Kristen Nordlund, said three of the monkeys were dead after being “humanely” euthanised, but did not elaborate on why they were euthanised or how the other monkeys came to be found.
Residents and tourists take the opportunity to go for a winter walk as long-awaited snow covers Istanbul.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-cha will this week make the first visit by a Thai leader to Saudi Arabia in more than 30 years following decades of diplomatic tension sparked by a jewel theft from a Saudi palace.
A European Union watchdog has warned that the EU faces much bigger economic and security threats unless member countries step up cooperation
French designer Thierry Mugler, who reigned over fashion in the 1980s and died on Sunday, was as famous for his fantastical couture as for his blockbuster fashion shows. He was 73. Mugler's daring collections came to define the decade's power dressing, with his clothes noted for their structured and sophisticated silhouettes, showcased by his extravagant shows."I always thought that fashion was not enough on its own and that it had to be shown in its musical and theatrical environment," he once
Raymond Washburn, a blind man who was credited with helping rescue five people from the rubble of the Alfred P
LONDON (Reuters) -Unilever unveiled plans on Tuesday to cut about 1,500 management jobs in a restructuring aimed at easing shareholders' concerns after a failed takeover bid and reports an activist investor had built a stake in the consumer goods giant. The maker of Dove soap and Magnum ice cream, which employs about 149,000 people worldwide, said on Tuesday the revamp would create five product-focused divisions - beauty and wellbeing, personal care, home care, nutrition, and ice cream. The move, which Unilever said has been in the works over the past year, echoes the reshaping by arch-rival Procter & Gamble (P&G) three years ago https://www.reuters.com/article/us-procter-gamble-strategy-idUKKCN1ND37M when it created six similar business units, in its biggest reorganisation in two decades.
Britain's central bank looks on course to raise interest rates next week for the second time in less than two months, reversing more of its COVID-19 pandemic stimulus, after inflation jumped to its highest in nearly 30 years. Most economists polled by Reuters last week expect the BoE to raise rates to 0.5% on Feb. 3 from 0.25%. "They need to do something in the short term to reinforce their credibility, anchor inflation expectations, and perhaps support sterling as well, to improve the inflation outlook," said Samuel Tombs, chief UK economist at consultants Pantheon Macroeconomics.
Don’t Let It Get You Down features on indie rocker Kane’s new album.
Number of seals born on Norfolk beach ‘up 25-fold in 20 years’