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Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, speaks after the arrival of Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA at Ellington Field, in Houston, Texas after his return to Earth
NASA / Joel Kowsky
2022-05-02, Urdu Point
US First LadyJill Biden will visit Romania and Slovakia this week to show support to Ukrainian refugees, meet with US military personnel deployed overseas, and hold...
Women walk back dropped by a destroyed building in Vuhlehirsk, Ukraine, Monday, March 9, 2015. More than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict.
AP / Vadim Ghirda
2022-04-08, Anadolu Agency
The US is deploying a Patriot anti-air system to Slovakia after Bratislava delivered an S-300 battery to Ukraine, US PresidentJoe Biden announced on Friday. Biden lauded...
In this Friday, June 25, 2021 file photo, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban leaves at the end of an EU summit in Brussels
AP / Olivier Matthys
2022-04-08, Balkan Insight
Following another overwhelming victory for the ruling Fidesz party, Viktor Orban continues his ‘peacock dance’ while the joint opposition, like Saturn, starts devouring...
The Daily Mail: Coleen Rooney today jetted off to Dubai with husband Wayne and their sons as her lawyer tore apart Rebekah Vardy's case in the Wagatha Christie libel trial. Mrs Rooney, 36, arrived at Manchester Airport early this morning with Wayne, also 36, who struggled...
The Daily Mail: Rebekah Vardy 'lied under oath' and deleted incriminating WhatsApp messages in a fatally flawed libel action she brought against her rival Coleen that should never have made it to the High Court, Mrs Rooney's barrister declared today. Celebrity lawyer David...
The Daily Mail: The winners of Britain's lottery winners have been revealed as a hairdresser and her sales engineer husband, who did not even wake her up to let her know they had scooped the life-changing £184million jackpot off a lucky dip. Joe and Jess Thwaite, a couple...
Reuters: WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) - The U.S.Senate unanimously approved veteran diplomat Bridget Brink on Wednesday to be ambassador to Ukraine, filling a critical post that has been vacant for three years as Washington works to increase support for the government...
The Daily Mail: A 'culture of cover-ups and scape-goating' within Russia's military has hobbled its invasion of Ukraine, British intelligence believes, as 'distracted' generals focus on saving their own skin rather than winning. Instead of seizing the initiative and taking...
The Daily Mail: Johnny Depp appeared to look Amber Heard's sister Whitney Henriquez straight in the eyes as she took the stand in the high-profile defamation trial between the feuding exes. The move comes after weeks of Depp, 58, refusing to make eye contact with the Aquaman...
The Daily Mail: Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney's £3million 'Wagatha Christie' libel battle will draw to a close today as lawyers for each of the women set out each of their cases following an extraordinary six days of evidence. The High Court trial centres around a viral...
The Daily Mail: Former Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani and his 'girlfriend' MariaRyan were spotted leaving his New York Cityhome, exclusive DailyMail.com pictures reveal. Giuliani was seen on Wednesday stepping out with his alleged former mistress, 56. The 76-year-old former NYC...
The Daily Mail: The Senate confirmed PresidentJoe Biden's pick for the new U.S. ambassador to Ukraine as officials plan to return American diplomats to the embassy in Kyiv amid the brutal Russian invasion. Bridget Brink, the current U.S. Ambassador to Slovakia, was nominated...
Reuters: WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) - The U.S.Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday unanimously approved U.S. PresidentJoe Biden's nominee to be the next ambassador to Ukraine, veteran diplomat Bridget Brink, and planned to push for her...
The Daily Mail: Bright lightning sparked across dark skies across the South East of England from last night and into the early hours of this morning as raging thunderstorms brought heavy rain, with the Met Office issuing a yellow weather warning and saying power cuts and...
The Daily Mail: Ugly brawls erupted on the streets of Seville tonight between Rangers and Eintracht Frankfurt fans ahead of the Europa League final - which is now 1-1 with goals from Rafael Santos Borré Maury and Joe Aribo - as the game continues into the second half. Café...
The Daily Mail: Amber Heard's sister Whitney Henriquez took the stand Wednesday and testified that when she first met Depp around 2012 he was 'bright and beautiful and lovely and kind and generous.' Henriquez said: 'Frankly we all fell in love with him, at first'. She said...
The Daily Mail: Amber Heard's former best friend RockyPennington gave testimony via pre-taped video deposition and spoke about seeing Heard's injuries. Pennington was questioned on an incident in December 2015 when Heard claims that Depp headbutted her and repeatedly punched...