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Split concerns force Durex to recall some condoms in UK and Ireland

Split concerns force Durex to recall some condoms in UK and Ireland

Published 31/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Durex, owned by Reckitt Benckiser, has recalled some batches of its “Real Feel” and “Latex Free” condoms in the United Kingdom and [more…]

Blood Moon dazzles star gazers in longest lunar eclipse of 21st…

Blood Moon dazzles star gazers in longest lunar eclipse of 21st…

Published 28/07/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - A blood-red moon dazzled star gazers across much of the world on Friday when it moved into Earth’s shadow for the longest [more…]

‘Blood moon’ to appear for 21st Century’s longest lunar eclipse

‘Blood moon’ to appear for 21st Century’s longest lunar eclipse

Published 25/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A blood moon will appear in the night sky around much of the world on Friday night as the moon moves into [more…]

Sun, sea and … Santas? Father Christmases hold annual congress

Sun, sea and … Santas? Father Christmases hold annual congress

Published 24/07/2018

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Braving Europe’s heatwave, more than 150 Santas from around the world donned their heavy suits and full beards at their annual conference [more…]

Thai navy divers widening passage on ninth day of search for boys…

Thai navy divers widening passage on ninth day of search for boys…

Published 02/07/2018

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) - Rescuers in Thailand scrabbled to clear a constricted passageway for divers deep inside a flooded cave complex on Monday as [more…]

Tearful Park claims Women’s PGA Championship in playoff

Tearful Park claims Women’s PGA Championship in playoff

Published 02/07/2018

(Reuters) - South Korean Park Sung-hyun won her second major title when she overcame compatriot Ryu So-yeon and Japan’s Nasa Hataoka in a three-way playoff [more…]

Searching for missing boys, Thai divers grope way through flooded cave

Searching for missing boys, Thai divers grope way through flooded cave

Published 01/07/2018

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) - Thai navy divers had still to navigate their way through three kilometers (nearly 2 miles) of dark, flooded cave passages [more…]

Massive Martian dust storm threatens plucky NASA rover

Massive Martian dust storm threatens plucky NASA rover

Published 13/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An immense dust storm that may soon encircle Mars is threatening one of NASA’s rovers on the planet’s surface, with the vehicle [more…]

Gales damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital

Gales damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital

Published 22/05/2018

ASTANA (Reuters) - Gale-force winds have punched holes in one of Astana’s best known buildings, a granite-and-glass pyramid, the Kazakh authorities said, warning that stormy [more…]

Europe launches seventh Sentinel Earth observation satellite

Europe launches seventh Sentinel Earth observation satellite

Published 25/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe has launched the seventh of its Sentinel Earth observation satellites as part of its multi-billion-euro Copernicus program to help predict weather [more…]