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19th June, 10:15
Prince William and Kates convoy escort injuries elderly woman in crash
An elderly woman is in hospital with serious injuries after she was struck by a police motorbike escort for Britains Prince William and his wife Kate..
19th June, 09:50
Varying vaccine trust leaves populations vulnerable global study finds
Trust in vaccines - one of the worlds most effective and widely-used medical products - is highest in poorer countries but weaker in wealthier ones where scepticism has allowed outbreaks of diseases such as measles to persist, a global study found on Wednesday..
19th June, 08:45
Ex UEFA head Platini released after being questioned over Qatar World Cup
Michel Platini, the former head of European soccer association UEFA, was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament to Qatar..
18th June, 14:30
Englands Morgan blasts a record 17 sixes against Afghanistan
England captain Eoin Morgan smashed his way into the record books, blasting 17 sixes - the most in a one-day international cricket innings - on his way to 148 off just 71 balls against Afghanistan at the Cricket World Cup..
18th June, 12:16
Britain urged to remain financially competitive post Brexit
Britains government is committed to doing whatever it can to keep its financial sector competitive after Brexit, according to financial services minister John Glen..
18th June, 10:50
Hong Kong leader signals end to extradition bill but refuses to step down
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday signalled the end of a controversial extradition bill that she promoted and then postponed after some of the most violent protests since the former British colony returned to Chinese rule in 1997..
18th June, 08:55
US says to send more troops to the Middle East cites Iran threats
Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for what he said were defensive purposes, citing concerns about a threat from Iran..
18th June, 08:25
Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become new PM
Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace Prime Minister Theresa May when one of his former rivals and EU supporter Matt Hancock backed him saying he was almost certain to win the contest..