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 2022-07-04 18:51 

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Ukraine: Russians cross Siverskyi Donets river after taking Lysychansk...

Russian forces have managed to cross the Siverskyi Donets river in eastern Ukraine following their capture of the key city of Lysychansk, Ukrainian military officials said Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:47 

Reuters

Germany suspends funds over Bosnian Serb secessionist moves - envoy...

The German government has suspended 120 million euros ($125 million) worth of infrastructure projects in Bosnia's Serb region over its leaders secessionist policies, international peace envoy Christian Schmidt said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:42 

Reuters

So many people will be upset I'm in the last eight, says Kyrgios...

Nick Kyrgios said a "lot of people will be upset" after he reached the quarter-finals at Wimbledon with a thoroughly professional five-set win over Brandon Nakashima on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:39 

Reuters

EU rolls out $1.3 billion to help Nigeria diversify its economy...

The European Union (EU) and its development finance institutions will provide Nigeria with 1.29 billion euros ($1.3 billion) to help Africa's most populous country diversify its economy away from oil, a document from the bloc showed on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:27 

Reuters

Russia hails capture of Luhansk region, but big Ukraine battles lie ahead...

Though Russia can claim a prize with its capture of Ukraine's eastern Luhansk region, it is far from Moscow's ambitious early war aims and does not deal Kyiv a decisive military blow....

 2022-07-04 18:22 

Reuters

Mercedes are a step closer to winning again, says Hamilton...

Mercedes have narrowed the gap to Formula One leaders Red Bull and Ferrari and may not be too far from winning again, seven-times world champion Lewis Hamilton said after Sunday's British Grand Prix....

 2022-07-04 18:19 

Reuters

Guinea-Bissau court overturns convictions of alleged drug kingpins...

Guinea-Bissau's top court has overturned the convictions of two alleged drug kingpins in connection with the country's largest-ever narcotics seizure, a copy of the ruling showed on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:17 

Reuters

Tomljanovic downs Cornet in rollercoaster outing to reach quarter-finals...

Ajla Tomljanovic became the first Australian woman in more than two decades to reach back-to-back Wimbledon quarter-finals when she wore down Alize Cornet in an electrifying 4-6 6-4 6-3 contest on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:13 

Reuters

Tan's dream run ended by Anisimova at Wimbledon...

Harmony Tan's fairytale Wimbledon debut came to an end when the Frenchwoman was beaten 6-2 6-3 by 20-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in the fourth round on Monday....

 2022-07-04 18:10 

UPI

Joey Chestnut, Miki Sudo win Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest...

Joey Chestnut won in the men's division and Miki Sudo won in the women's division during the annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on Monday in front of an estimated crowd of 35,000 people....

 2022-07-04 18:05 

Reuters

German energy-intensive firms may get up to 50 mln eur in aid - document...

Germany's energy-intensive companies will be able to apply until the end of August for government aid of up to 50 million euros ($52.10 million) each to cope with soaring gas and power costs, an economy ministry document seen by Reuters on Monday show...

 2022-07-04 17:54 

Reuters

Halep mauls Badosa on Centre Court return to reach quarters...

Former champion Simona Halep marked her return to Centre Court on Monday with a scintillating performance to thrash fourth-seeded Spaniard Paula Badosa 6-1 6-2 and reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals....

 2022-07-04 17:45 

Reuters

Egypt's Suez Canal revenue hits $7 bln record peak...

Egypt's Suez Canal revenue hit a record high of $7 billion in the financial year to June 30, up 20.7% from the previous year, Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabea said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:38 

Reuters

Russia condemns 'air aggression' on Syria...

Russia's foreign ministry on Monday called strikes on Syria that have been blamed on Israel unacceptable, and demanded an unconditional cessation of the attacks....

 2022-07-04 17:38 

Reuters

Nicaraguan police seize control of 5 municipalities ahead of elections, opposition says...

Nicaraguan police took control of five municipalities run by a party opposed to President Daniel Ortega in recent days, dismissing elected leaders and installing ruling party sympathizers in their place, opposition organizations said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:33 

Reuters

Schlumberger, Baker Hughes, Halliburton will not apply for new Kurdistan projects -Iraqi oil ministry...

Iraq's oil ministry on Monday said that Schlumberger , Baker Hughes and Halliburton will not apply for new energy projects in Iraq's Kurdistan region after a federal supreme court ruling....

 2022-07-04 17:32 

Reuters

Ecuador's finance minister to leave government - official...

Ecuador's Finance Minister Simon Cueva will exit the Andean country's government amid a cabinet reshuffle following more than two-weeks of protests, the Secretary of Public Administration, Ivan Correa said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:27 

Reuters

Saudi Arabia allocates $5 bln to tackle rising prices...

The Saudi king has ordered the allocation of 20 billion riyals ($5.33 billion) to tackle the effects of the rising global prices, state news agency SPA reported on Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:24 

Reuters

Catholic priest abducted in Nigeria, diocese says...

A Nigerian Catholic priest was abducted from his rectory in the town of Zambina in the northern state of Kaduna in the early hours of Monday, the local Catholic diocese said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:21 

Reuters

Oscar-winner Paul Haggis released from house arrest in Italy, lawyer says...

An Italian judge on Monday ruled that Oscar-winning screenwriter and director Paul Haggis should be released from house arrest while authorities continue to investigate allegations that he raped a woman, his lawyer told Reuters....

 2022-07-04 17:19 

UPI

Victoria, David Beckham celebrate 23rd wedding anniversary...

Former Spice Girl and fashion designer Victoria Beckham and soccer great David Beckham celebrated their 23rd wedding anniversary Monday....

 2022-07-04 17:18 

Reuters

Brazil wants more trade, investment with Arab countries, says official...

Brazil wants to expand trade and investment with Arab countries, said a government official on Monday, amid ongoing talks for commercial agreements with Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates....

 2022-07-04 17:18 

UPI

Police search for gunman in Illinois parade shooting...

Police were investigating a shooting at an Independence Day parade north of Chicago on Monday, local authorities said....

 2022-07-04 16:50 

Reuters

Romania COVID cases nearly double in a week...

The number of new COVID-19 infections in Romania nearly doubled over the last week, with a peak of 10,000 daily cases expected in mid-August, Health Minister Alexandru Rafila said on Monday....

 2022-07-04 16:43 

UPI

Israeli forces 'likely responsible' for death of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, U.S. says...

Israeli forces are "likely responsible" for the death of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, though an examination of the bullet that killed her was "inconclusive," the U.S. State Department said Monday....

 2022-07-04 16:43 

Reuters

Chile finalizes proposed constitution, final vote on Sept. 4...

Chile's constitutional assembly handed over the final text of a proposed new constitution to President Gabriel Boric on Monday, finalizing a year-long process to replace the country's magna carta that dates back to the Augusto Pinochet dictatorshi...

 2022-07-04 16:42 

Reuters

Fritz flies into Wimbledon quarters to earn family stripes...

Until Monday, Wimbledon's 11th seed Taylor Fritz was not even the best tennis player in his own family....

 2022-07-04 16:39 

Reuters

Brown Forbes strikes late as Guangzhou's struggles continue...

Eight-time champions Guangzhou FC continued to struggle in the Chinese Super League on Monday when they slipped to a seventh loss in eight games with a 2-1 defeat by Wuhan Yangtze in Dalian....

 2022-07-04 16:36 

Reuters

Ohio city imposes curfew after protests over Black man killed by police...

The Ohio city of Akron declared a state of emergency on Monday, setting a curfew and canceling Independence Day fireworks, after protests over the police killing of an unarmed Black man turned unruly on Sunday night....

 2022-07-04 16:32 

Reuters

Sudan's Burhan says army to withdraw from political talks...

Sudan's military leader General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan said on Monday the army will withdraw from ongoing political talks and allow political and revolutionary groups to form a government of technocrats to lead the transitional period....

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