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UK signs ‘landmark’ deal with New Zealand in huge step to becoming ‘science superpower’

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has signed a landmark new Research, Science and Innovation Arrangement with New Zealand to further boost cooperation between the two countries in those sectors. The new deal, will deepen bilateral relationships between the two countries, and offer UK scientists more collaborative options after being frozen out of EU projects. The two […]

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UK

Norway hails India’s single-use plastic ban; lauds PM Modi for taking “important step”

Martine Aamdal Bottheim, Norway’s charge d’affaires on Friday welcomed the Centre’s decision to implement a ban on single-use plastic in India and hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking the ‘important step’ on July 1. The Norwegian envoy highlighted the issue of the ocean and air pollution, saying, “We share the oceans and we share the air so this is […]

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UK

Prince Charles should step aside – ‘William is one to take us forward!’’

Prince Charles: Palmer on ‘best chance of stable future’ Prince Charles,73, has been preparing to take the throne all his life, but despite his long wait – the longest in British royal history – some argue that his son and second-in-line William should take the top role. It is something that has long been touted […]

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UK

Norway welcomes India’s single-use plastic ban, praises PM Modi for ‘important step’

ANI | Updated: Jul 01, 2022 13:29 IST New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): Norway’s charge d’affaires, Martine Aamdal Bottheim on Friday welcomed the Centre’s decision of ‘single-use plastic ban‘ in India and congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking the ‘important step.’“I would really like to congratulate India and Prime Minister Modi for this […]

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Celebrities

25 Funny Moments From “Stranger Things” That Always Put A Smile On My Face And A Spring In My Step

While trapped in a dimension full of monsters, Robin has one question and one question only: Have they been tested for rabies? 1. When, through the power of the Farrah Fawcett hairspray, Dustin briefly became one with Steve “The Hair” Harrington. 2. When Steve tried to distract from the fact that he and Nancy totally […]

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UK

Meghan and Harry should ‘step away’ from royal titles – and use THIS name instead

Meghan Markle ‘treading a fine line’ says Palmer Meghan Markle and Prince Harry were spotted on a rare outing this week. The pair were snapped making the five-minute journey to Oprah Winfrey’s 7-acre estate. According to several reports, they spent around an hour at the TV host’s home. The visit has sparked claims that they […]

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UK

Royal POLL: Should Prince William step in and let Prince Charles retire?

The Queen celebrated her Platinum Jubilee earlier this month, but the 96-year-old monarch’s ongoing mobility issues have forced her to pull out of several appearances in recent months. As a result, the future kings, Prince Charles and Prince William have both been expected to step up and take her place at engagements. This includes the […]

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US

Chip-to-Cloud IoT: A Step Toward Web3

During the first six months of 2021, IoT devices were breached 1.51 billion times, a significant increase from only 639 million breaches observed for the entirety of 2020. This problem can be attributed to the widespread adoption of the internet-of-things (IoT) and the Windows Server Message Block (SMB), and neither can be avoided in the […]

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Sports

Man Utd ‘agree fee’ with Barcelona as Frenkie de Jong transfer takes big step closer

Manchester United and Barcelona have reached an agreement over Frenkie de Jong’s transfer fee as his switch to Old Trafford looms ever closer. The Red Devils are closing in on Erik ten Hag’s priority summer target and could complete a stellar deal within days. United have broadly agreed to pay Barcelona an initial fee worth […]

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Business

China cuts quarantine time for international travelers in big step toward easing Covid-19 controls

For more than two years, overseas travelers have had to quarantine upon arrival in China because of Covid restrictions. Pictured here at Beijing International Airport on June 18, 2022, are passengers waiting to be taken to quarantine-designated destinations. Leo Ramirez | Afp | Getty Images BEIJING — China cut the quarantine period for international travelers […]