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Palestinian residents facing eviction by Israeli police from a disputed property have taken gas canisters on to the roof and threatened to set them on fire rather than be forced out. Scores of police officers in riot gear surrounded the building during an hours-long stand-off in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood in east Jerusalem. The Salhiyeh family is one of dozens of Palestinian families in the area at risk of eviction.
Britain's payments regulator on Tuesday fined five payments companies including Mastercard a total of 33 million pounds ($45.01 million) for cartel behaviour involving prepaid cards issued to vulnerable people on welfare benefits. Mastercard received the largest fine of 31.56 million pounds ($43.04 million). The other companies fined were allpay, Advanced Payment Solution, Prepaid Financial Services and Sulion.
LONDON (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied on Tuesday an accusation by his former adviser that he had lied to parliament about a lockdown party, saying nobody had warned him the "bring your own booze" gathering might contravene COVID-19 rules. Senior ministers have said people needed to wait for the conclusion of her inquiry.
A beagle tried to navigate a snow-covered yard in northeast Ohio on Monday morning, January 17, as the National Weather Service (NWS) reported snowfall accumulation as high as 20 inches in parts of the state.This footage, filmed by Twitter user @Yigh, shows her beagle struggling to create a path through the snow before backtracking the way it came.“#Snowpocalypse 2022 is not a disappointment. Snow is a beagle high so far,” the post read. Credit: @Tigh via Storyful
Y: The Last Man showrunner Eliza Clark gives season 2 update as she confirms they haven't found a platform to pick up the cancelled show.
MPs debated Nadine Dorries’ announcement that the BBC licence fee would be frozen at £159 for two years.
The addition has been made to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee year.
Johnson v Cummings: two slippery men in a test of honesty . Analysis: while Cummings clearly wants to bring down PM, it does not necessarily mean he is making things up
A 40-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter after a five-year-old British girl was killed in a "high-speed" skiing crash in Switzerland.
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During the Jallikattu festival, bulls are released from pens and men try to grab their horns to win prizes.View on euronews
Man United's interim manager Ralf Rangnick gives status updates on Marcus Rashford, Cristiano Ronaldo and Paul Pogba ahead of his side's game against Brentford. Ronaldo and Rashford were pictured in training on Monday with Paul Pogba, who was not expected to return to the group until the end of the month. “Paul Pogba had his first day of training with the whole group yesterday and in the first training session he showed what kind of an extraordinary player he could be,” the interim United boss said.
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Nicola Sturgeon said she is “cautiously optimistic” about Scotland’s coronavirus situation ahead of a statement announcing possible changes to restrictions. The First Minister said the country is “in a better position than I feared we would be before Christmas”, but would not comment on whether she plans to follow Wales with a mass easing of Covid rules. Her comments came as the Scottish Tories called for the scrapping of most coronavirus restrictions, with the exception of face coverings.
Peruvian authorities sealed off three beaches Monday after they were hit by an oil spill blamed on freak waves caused by the volcanic eruption in Tonga.
Boris Johnson's 'partygate' scandal gets an explicit Cassetteboy RATM remix
The deputy prime minister admitted ministers who lie and don't correct themselves should resign as Boris Johnson faces allegations he wasn't truthful in Parliament. Credit: @BBCBreakfast Via Twitter
Nathan Smith is accused of the manslaughter of Craig Wiltshire after he knelt on his back for nine minutes.
The Harry Potter author contacted officers after transgender rights activists tweeted a photograph of her house in Edinburgh.
‘He leaves it everywhere,’ she said of habit