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Top Swedish Scientist Defends Country's 'Soft' COVID Approach

Sweden's chief epidemiologist Wednesday defended his country's controversial "soft" COVID-19 strategy, in which Sweden never totally shut down, but admitted ...


Germany to Lift COVID Travel Warning June 15

The German government announced Wednesday it will lift its COVID-related travel warning for European countries on June 15 but that ...


9 authentic Russian bathhouses in America & Europe

Yes, there's probably a banya in your country, too. The U.S.1. Russian Banya of Dallas, Carrollton, TexasRussian BanyaThe owners of ...


Rally of Finland axed over virus uncertainty

The Rally of Finland scheduled for 6-9 August has been called off due to continuing health and safety risks caused ...


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Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

Russia reports 8831 Covid-19 cases in past 24 hours

PanARMENIAN.Net - Russia's coronavirus cases confirmed in the past day reached 8,831, and over the past 20 days the number ...

Builders should lower home prices, clear inventories: Uday Kotak

New Delhi [India], June 4 (ANI): Real estate developers must lower home prices to clear unsold inventories so that buyers ...

France to aid India with 200 million euro concessional loan

New Delhi [India], June 4 (ANI): France has finalised a concessional loan of 200 million euros to support vulnerable segments ...

City loaf: A Soviet type of breakfast bread to bake at home (RECIPE)

Crispy and golden outside, soft and airy in - despite its simplicity, these small loaves are the best white breads ...

8 most beautiful Russian libraries

Culture June 04 2020 Alexandra Guzeva Yevgeny Odinokov/Sputnik As is well known, Russians are the most well-read of nations. And ...

Business

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Stocks in Tokyo, Sydney and Hong Kong advance, Shanghai flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia advanced on Thursday but gains were limited, and not universal.China's Shanghai Composite finished flat.The ...

Long time Packers board member Peter Platten passes away

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - Peter Platten, a former Green Bay Packers Executive Committee lead director and longtime member of the ...

Dow gains more than 2% Wednesday as optimism returns to Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street roared on Wednesday with all the major indices making solid ground.Optimism about the ...

Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

ASX leads Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng to strong gains, Shanghai lags

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made strident gains on Wednesday, although on the Chinese mainland the advance was limited.The ...

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Pakistan's MQM asks U.S. to halt civilian and military aid to Pakistan

LONDON, UK - Altaf Hussain, the founder and leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), has appealed to the United ...


U.S. policing's darkest hour, a nightmare re-lived again and again

There is no need to wonder why George Floyd (age 46) was murdered in broad daylight in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on ...


Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...


Bans for over 60s and children during pandemic under scrutiny

A small number of countries around the world have used age as a barrier in setting guidance for their response ...


4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...


New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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