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 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 

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 11:36 

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 11:32 

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....

 2020-07-12 09:23 

RT.com

Petr Yan names the first man he wants to face as champion after capturing UFC bantamweight title at UFC 251 (VIDEO)...

Petr Yan only needed seven fights to capture the UFC bantamweight title, but during that time he has seen which contenders most deserve a title shot, and after his win at UFC 251, he named the man he feels should be next in line....

 2020-07-12 09:18 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

As U.S. Moves To Exit Afghanistan, Rivals Prepare To Swoop In...

With U.S. forces scheduled to leave Afghanistan within a year, Pakistan, Iran, and Russia see an opportunity to step in....

 2020-07-12 09:17 

Sputnik International

London Says 'Differences' Still Exist on Post-Brexit Deal Despite 'Movement' in Talks...

The UK is set to withdraw from the bloc's trade and customs regulations on 31 December. However, there is still uncertainty over their future relations as both parties are attempting to negotiate a post-Brexit trade deal. Both London and Brussels have...

 2020-07-12 09:16 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Missing Mecca: Tajik Doctor Donates Her Precious Hajj Savings To Help Battle Coronavirus Back Home...

Many Muslims in Central Asia save cash for years and wait their turn in a strict quota system to perform the hajj pilgrimage that all able Muslims are required to make once in their lives. But the hajj for everyone living outside of Saudi Arabia has been ...

 2020-07-12 09:07 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Hundreds Protest For Second Day In Russia's Khabarovsk After Arrest Of Popular Governor...

Hundreds marched through Khabarovsk amid a second day of protests in the Russian Far Eastern city over the arrest of a popular regional governor....

 2020-07-12 08:56 

Sputnik International

Iranian Air Force to 'Soon' Be Equipped With 100-Kilometre Range Missiles...

Last month, Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadran announced that Tehran would soon start manufacturing a new class of supersonic cruise missiles known as the Talaeey-e to complement the subsonic weapons currently in service....

 2020-07-12 08:46 

Sputnik International

'No Cruella de Vil': Epstein Friend Ghislaine Maxwell Is 'Not Caricature of Villain', Friend Says...

The elusive British socialite, who was detained in an FBI operation on 2 July, is to appear in a New York court on Tuesday to be formally charged with the "procurement"; of underage girls for her billionaire pal and ex-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein....

 2020-07-12 08:46 

Sputnik International

Ukrainian Jet Downing Caused by Misaligned Radar, Tehran States...
 2020-07-12 08:31 

TASS

Russia's coronavirus spread rate remains at 1...

This figure, which shows the speed of the coronavirus spread, has not exceeded 1 since June 15 in the country...

 2020-07-12 08:30 

Sputnik International

The Sky is the Limit! Stunning Vintage Flight Attendants That Make Airlines Look Like Heaven...

Many people can't wait to get back in the sky after airlines finally reopen, not only tourists but pilots and flight attendants as well because they love their job and we adore them for making the flights not only possible, but also comfortable and ev...

 2020-07-12 08:30 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

People have lost 1.5 million to investment fraud this year...

The police have received reports of around 70 fraudulent investment offers so far this year, with losses reaching 1.5 million. The Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) registered around 170 such cases last year that caused a total of 3.4 million in damage....

 2020-07-12 08:22 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

No new cases of COVID-19 in Latvia...

Latvia said no new cases of COVID-19 had been detected on July 12, the total number since the start of the pandemic remaining at 1,173 on Sunday....

 2020-07-12 08:07 

RT.com

'We are hygiene pros!' Sex workers demand brothels reopen in Hamburg's red light district (VIDEO)...

Sex workers held a protest urging authorities to end the lockdown for brothels in the northern German city of Hamburg. Brothels have remained closed for more than three months due to Covid-19 restrictions....

 2020-07-12 08:06 

TASS

Russia reports 6,615 new daily COVID-19 cases...

The daily growth rate in the past six days did not exceed 0.9%...

 2020-07-12 08:03 

LSM.LV

[ Latvian Public Broadcasting ]

Documentary looks at five recent Latvian presidents...

Latvian Television's series of short historical documentaries continues with another episode prepared, complete with English-language subtitles....

 2020-07-12 08:00 

Help Net Security

Week in review: MongoDB attacks, hackers hitting F5 BIG-IP, Citrix devices, Patch Tuesday forecast...

Here's an overview of some of last week's most interesting news, articles and reviews: Attackers are probing Citrix controllers and gateways through recently patched flaws SANS ISC's Dr. Johannes Ullrich spotted attackers attempting to exploit...

 2020-07-12 07:50 

Sputnik International

India Records Highest Single-Day Spike, Pushing COVID-19 Tally to 849,553 Cases...

New Delhi (Sputnik): At least eleven Indian states have imposed fresh restrictions and lockdowns since the central government relaxed a total lockdown to gradually reopen the economy. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and Delhi remain the worst-hit Indian states, ...

 2020-07-12 07:48 

The Moscow Times

Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | July 12...

Russia opens up. Travel restrictions. Vaccine race....

 2020-07-12 07:47 

The Moscow Times

Russia's Coronavirus Cases Near 730K as Restrictions Ease...

More than 11,000 people in Russia have died from the virus....

 2020-07-12 07:34 

romea.cz

Commentary: Czech ombudsman's racist remarks reveal his ignorance of Roma and of history...

The ROMEA organization held two online conferences, one about the phenomenon of antisemitism and one about the phenomenon of antigypsyism in the Internet environment and their historical roots, as part of the international project Remember and Act! (Re-AC...

 2020-07-12 07:33 

The Moscow Times

Nearly 300 Wildfires in Siberia Amid Record Warm Weather...

Greenpeace Russia said an area greater than the size of Portugal has been impacted by the fires....

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