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 2020-07-12 13:32 

RT.com

Scotland doesn't rule out quarantining English visitors over Covid-19 Sturgeon...

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon told the Andrew Marr Show that she would consider imposing a quarantine on people entering the country from England, and said that it's not about politics or the constitution....

 2020-07-12 13:24 

RT.com

Washington Redskins name change 'imminent' after pressure from sponsors amid racial tensions in the United States - reports...

NFL's Washington Redskins are poised to announce an historic change to their franchise name after appearing to bow to pressure from fans and sponsors amid the ongoing racial tensions gripping the United States....

 2020-07-12 13:21 

Sputnik International

British 2012 Olympians Served as Guinea Pigs for Testing New Performance-Enhancing Drug, Report Says...

The idea to introduce the innovative drug ketone into UK sports was reportedly borrowed from the US special forces, who embarked on the project in the 2010s in a bid to boost their operatives' endurance....

 2020-07-12 13:15 

TASS

Putin says thinks he simply must heed criticism if it is constructive...

Russian President noted that it is useful to be aware of the variety of opinions on this or that matter...

 2020-07-12 13:09 

TASS

Putin stand up for historic truth each time it is distorted, Kremlin says...

Speaking on whether the Russian leader would continue his article devoted to World War II, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov stressed that "definitely this work will go on in terms of preventing the distortion of history"...

 2020-07-12 13:06 

TASS

Kiev's withdrawal from Minsk deal will leave Donbass talks without basis - Kremlin...

Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he was disappointed with the lack of progress in settling the Ukrainian crisis...

 2020-07-12 13:06 

Sputnik International

Taliban Say Have No Intention to End Hostilities Before Intra-Afghan Talks...

KABUL (Sputnik) - The Taliban* are not going to stop hostilities before intra-Afghan talks, viewing any calls for a ceasefire in absence of negotiations as "illogical," the radical movement's spokesman said on Sunday....

 2020-07-12 12:59 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Exciting Tallinn buildings open their doors for the weekend...

The Open House Tallinn event offers a weekend's chance to explore the capital's architecture and the history of its buildings....

 2020-07-12 12:51 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Officials Reportedly Close Investigation Into Mysterious 1959 Hiking Disaster...

A Russian prosecutor said the mysterious deaths of a group of hikers killed six decades ago in the Ural Mountains was due to hypothermia, disorientation, and an avalanche, and that the newly reopened investigation was now closed....

 2020-07-12 12:45 

Zero Hedge

"It's A Full-Blown Crisis" - Superyacht Depression Rocks "Billionaire's Wharf"...

"It's A Full-Blown Crisis" - Superyacht Depression Rocks "Billionaire';s Wharf" Tyler Durden Sun, 07/12/2020 - 08:45 At Port Vauban Antibes, located in Antibes on the French Riviera, one of the most exclusive harbors for billionaire...

 2020-07-12 12:31 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Another 211 people healed of COVID-19 in Moldova...

Chisinau, 12 July /MOLDPRES/ - As many as 19,208 cases of infection with the new-type coronavirus have been confirmed in Moldova so far, of which 1,313 in the Transnistrian region.According to data by the Health, Labour and Social Protection Ministry (MSM...

 2020-07-12 12:23 

Sputnik International

North Korea Warns UK Will 'Pay the Price' for Sanctions Over 'Human Rights Abusers'...

On Monday, the British government imposed sanctions against two North Korean ministries that London suspects of being involved in forced labour, torture, and murder in the DPRK's prison camps....

 2020-07-12 12:19 

Sputnik International

Video: Passengers Scream, Pray as Kashmir-Bound Flight Hits Air Turbulence...

New Delhi (Sputnik): The visuals from inside an IndiGo flight shows the terrifying moments passengers suffered as the plane was rocked by a violent spell of turbulence. The footage from the flight depicts chairs shaking and water bottles wobbling as passe...

 2020-07-12 12:12 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Orthodox Christians celebrate Holy Apostles Peter and Paul...

Chisinau, 12 July /MOLDPRES/ - The old-style Orthodox Christians today celebrate the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul - the first apostles of the Christianity. The feast takes place after a period of fasting, which varies in terms of duration, depending on th...

 2020-07-12 12:10 

Zero Hedge

World Economic Forum: The Institution Behind "The Great Reset"...

World Economic Forum: The Institution Behind "The Great Reset" Tyler Durden Sun, 07/12/2020 - 08:10 Authored by Steven Guinness, In a recent article I briefly examined a number of advances that global planners made prior to the World Economic Foru...

 2020-07-12 12:08 

RT.com

Iran investigators blame misaligned military radar & inept, trigger-happy operator for downing Ukrainian passenger plane...

A chain of errors made by the Iranian military resulted in the downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane in January, investigators have said. The tragic incident began with an air defense unit misaligning its radar by 107 degrees....

 2020-07-12 11:52 

RT.com

'We want to see economic engines fired up': UK govt drops 'stay at home' message as Gove urges people back to their workplaces...

UK Cabinet Minister Michael Gove said more people should return to their workplaces instead of working remotely, as the country continues to lift Covid-19 restrictions. He also said masks in shops will not be compulsory....

 2020-07-12 11:51 

Sputnik International

Top Greek Diplomat Views Status Change of Istanbul's Hagia Sophia as Global Issue...

ATHENS (Sputnik) - Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said in an interview with the Skai TV channel that it would be dangerous to look at the issue of Hagia Sophia's conversion from a museum into a mosque from the perspective of the Greek-Turkish re...

 2020-07-12 11:51 

TASS

Russian university says clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine completed...

The volunteers will be discharged on July 15 and July 20...

 2020-07-12 11:47 

TASS

Russia overcomes toughest phase of pandemic with minimum losses - Kremlin...

Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov noted that all ministries and the country's leadership in general worked "as a well-coordinated mechanism during this crisis"...

 2020-07-12 11:44 

TASS

Russian-US relations hit rock bottom, Kremlin says...

Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov noted that, "the situation is very bad - both in terms of bilateral relations and two countries' responsibility for multilateral affairs"...

 2020-07-12 11:43 

Sputnik International

Five Great White Sharks Reportedly Spotted in Waters Around New Jersey and New York...

The great white shark is the world's biggest macropredatory fish. Large females can grow up to 6 metres in length. However, most are smaller, just 4-5 metres in length. Although people are not their preferred prey, the sharks are responsible for the l...

 2020-07-12 11:39 

Sputnik International

Palestinians Brace for COVID-19 Economic Ramifications as Gov't Mulls Reopening Amid Pandemic Spread...

Just as in neighbouring Israel, which has recently seen a spike in COVID-19 cases, the Palestinian Authority is experiencing the same challenges. But unlike the Jewish state, where citizens are given social and medical assistance, PA residents, who don...

 2020-07-12 11:36 

TASS

Putin says worsened ties with Ukraine not linked to Crimea's reunification...

Russian President expressed confidence that this negative trend in relations between the two countries would be sooner or later over...

 2020-07-12 11:35 

Zero Hedge

Netflix's "Unsolved Mysteries" Reboots Mysterious 2006 Death Of Stansberry Research Employee...

Netflix's "Unsolved Mysteries" Reboots Mysterious 2006 Death Of Stansberry Research Employee Tyler Durden Sun, 07/12/2020 - 07:35 Netflix has rebooted the once popular series Unsolved Mysteries, where various unexplained phenomena are highligh...

 2020-07-12 11:34 

Sputnik International

Baghdad Asks Berlin to Help With Removal From EU's Money Laundering Blacklist...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein has requested his German counterpart to help remove the Middle eastern nation from the European Union's list of countries with suspected loopholes in anti-money laundering and counter-terror finan...

 2020-07-12 11:32 

TASS

Russia reports decline in new coronavirus cases this week...

The average growth rate in infections in the past seven days reached 6.7% against 7.4%...

 2020-07-12 11:30 

RT.com

China set to fall short on US energy purchases...

China and the US agreed under phase-1 of the trade deal that the Asian nation would buy some $26 billion of US energy this year, but China is unlikely to meet that goal....

 2020-07-12 11:24 

Sputnik International

King of Monsoon: Watch Indian Lion 'Welcome Rain' With Roar...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Monsoon showers and thunderous dark clouds come as a delight and welcome relief to people in India roasting in 40-50 degree Celsius summer heat. The happiness of the magical, romantic season is not limited to humans. Elephants loiteri...

 2020-07-12 11:16 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Storm waves offered a grand spectacle in Merivlja...

The storm that mainly hit Western Estonia on Saturday produced some spectacular wave in Tallinn's Merivlja borough....

 2020-07-12 11:15 

RT.com

Brazilian derby match CALLED OFF after team confirms 14 POSITIVE CASES of COVID-19...

State health officials have advised a hotly-anticipated Brazilian derby match be canceled after one of the two clubs reported 14 positive coronavirus cases ahead of the match....

 2020-07-12 11:13 

Sputnik International

Ex-Beauty Queen Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Her Daughter Test Positive for COVID-19...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Yesterday, Bollywood fans went into a frenzy when Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek announced that the two had tested positive for COVID-19. In a very positive video message from a hospital, Amitabh praised the medics for working ...

 2020-07-12 11:11 

Sputnik International

Ex-MI6 Chief Dearlove Attacks China Again, Calls for 'Reset' in UK Relations...

"If you know anything about Chinese military strategy, they talk about the fusion of civil and military capabilities. There's a close linkage undoubtedly between the Chinese military capability and Huawei," Dearlove alleges....

 2020-07-12 11:06 

RT.com

'Cheating c**t': UFC commentator Michael Bisping SAVAGES former foe Dan Henderson with Twitter blast during UFC 251...

Former UFC champ Michael Bisping has never been one to keep his opinions to himself and he certainly didn't hold back when he sent a series of tweets to old rival Dan Henderson during his commentary gig at Saturday's UFC 251....

 2020-07-12 11:04 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran Says Misaligned Radar, Human Error To Blame For Downing Of Ukrainian Airliner...

Iranian authorities say a misaligned missile battery and miscommunication between soldiers and superior officers were to blame for the January downing of a Ukrainian jetliner that killed 176 people....

 2020-07-12 11:00 

Zero Hedge

China & Russia Veto Extending Syria Cross-Border Aid Routes Via Turkey...

China & Russia Veto Extending Syria Cross-Border Aid Routes Via Turkey Tyler Durden Sun, 07/12/2020 - 07:00 Authored by Jason Ditz via AntiWar.com, Russia and China both vetoed a UN Security Council vote on Friday that was meant to guide cross-border aid ...

 2020-07-12 10:47 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Majlis Podcast: Media Freedom And The Coronavirus In Tajikistan...

On this week's podcast, a look at the Tajik government's latest crackdown on the few independent media outlets left that still report honestly about affairs inside the country....

 2020-07-12 10:46 

Sputnik International

Israel Can't Survive Without Help From Abroad, Deputy Head of Hezbollah Says...

A recent attempt by the Trump administration to resolve the decades-long conflict between the Palestinians and Israel has so far failed to gain support from the former due to the peace plan rejecting several of the Palestinian Authority's key demands,...

 2020-07-12 10:41 

Sputnik International

Steve Bannon: Wuhan Lab Defectors Cooperating With Western Intel to Blame COVID-19 Outbreak on China...

The former Trump campaign PR pro suggested the western world is actively building a case against Beijing, attempting to prove that the novel virus "leaked from a Wuhan virus lab", claims denounced by China as a bunch of "conspiracy theories...

 2020-07-12 10:36 

Sputnik International

Virus' Fury Unleashed on Bollywood? Fans React as Anupam Kher's Family Tests Positive for COVID-19...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Just like the rest of the world, the year 2020 has hit India's entertainment industry hard. With the country losing six of Bollywood's cinema-defining artists and most cherished actors, the news of celebrities contracting COVI...

 2020-07-12 10:29 

Sputnik International

Russian-US Ties Are Virtually at Their Lowest Point, Kremlin Says...

Apart from the continuing practice of implementing unilateral sanctions against Russia, the US recently engaged in ending binding arms control treaties, with the New START being the only one still in force after Washington ditched the Intermediate-Range N...

 2020-07-12 10:26 

Sputnik International

International Community Should Evaluate Potential Threat From UFOs, Says Former Pentagon Official...

For five years Luis Elizondo led the Advanced Aerospace Identification Programme (AATIP), tasked with studying unexplained aerial sightings. The official said he left the Pentagon because he felt that authorities were failing the public keeping informatio...

 2020-07-12 10:21 

Sputnik International

Trump Claims Kanye West Will Easily Steal Black Votes From 'Corrupt' Biden, Rattles Netizens...

On Thursday, Donald Trump voiced hope that Kanye West would support him in the presidential election race even though the famous rapper earlier signaled his unwillingness to do so....

 2020-07-12 10:20 

Sputnik International

Pope Francis 'Deeply Saddened' By Turkey's Move to Convert Hagia Sophia Into Mosque...

On Friday, Turkey annulled a decree which made Istanbul's historic landmark into a museum, effectively converting the site into a mosque. According to President Erdogan, the move is a step forward for Turkey....

 2020-07-12 10:16 

The Moscow Times

New Russia Protest Over Governor's Arrest...

The local government meanwhile denounced the "provocative slogans" and urged people to show "common sense."...

 2020-07-12 10:14 

Sputnik International

Poland's Election Watchdog Reports Rise in Irregularities During Presidential Runoff...

WARSAW (Sputnik) - Poland's National Electoral Commission has recorded a rise in irregularities during Sunday's presidential runoff compared to the first round of the race, the watchdog's chief, Sylwester Marciniak, said....

 2020-07-12 10:06 

RT.com

Stomach-churning turbulence leaves passengers screaming & praying on flight from Riyadh (VIDEO)...

Passengers on an IndiGo flight from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia were terrified when their plane experienced severe turbulence moments before landing in Srinagar, the largest city in Jammu & Kashmir....

 2020-07-12 09:50 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Another 9,100 households without power after storm...

A little over 9,000 households were still without power at noon on Sunday after a major storm hit Western Estonia on Saturday....

 2020-07-12 09:43 

RT.com

'KKK number behind white power gesture' spotted by Portland protester was actually poster celebrating basketball star...

A sharp-eyed protester in Portland claimed she spotted a white supremacist hate symbol taunting her from a window of the BLM-besieged federal court. Further investigation, though, showed it was actually a basketball fan's poster....

 2020-07-12 09:34 

Sputnik International

Late Seoul Mayor's Funeral Ceremony to Be Held Online Amid COVID-19 Fears, Reports Suggest...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Late Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon's funeral will be held online to comply with South Korea's coronavirus-related restrictive measures, Yonhap News Agency reported on Sunday, citing the ceremony's preparation committee....

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