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Long neglected after landmark discovery, armored dinosaur finally gets its due

Long neglected after landmark discovery, armored dinosaur finally gets its due

Published 31/08/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the bones of the early armored dinosaur Scelidosaurus were unearthed in 1858 in west Dorset, England, they comprised the first complete [more…]

Lone revellers brighten Notting Hill’s empty streets on carnival day

Lone revellers brighten Notting Hill’s empty streets on carnival day

Published 31/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Notting Hill Carnival, a highlight of the British summer, may have been cancelled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but a [more…]

British trade minister pledges to fight ‘unfair’ U.S. tariffs – The Telegraph

British trade minister pledges to fight ‘unfair’ U.S. tariffs – The Telegraph

Published 16/08/2020

(Reuters) - British Trade Secretary Liz Truss pledged to fight U.S tariffs on Scotch whisky, calling them “unacceptable and unfair” in an op-ed in the [more…]

Motorcycling: Rossi urges riders to control aggression after ‘terrifying’ crash

Motorcycling: Rossi urges riders to control aggression after ‘terrifying’ crash

Published 16/08/2020

(Reuters) - Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi has urged riders who make their way up to the premier class to exercise caution when fighting for track positions [more…]

London’s Notting Hill Carnival goes from street party to screen festival

London’s Notting Hill Carnival goes from street party to screen festival

Published 14/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - This year’s Notting Hill Carnival will swap the streets of West London for computer screens around the world, as the event turns [more…]

British fossil hunters find bones of new dinosaur species, cousin to T.Rex

British fossil hunters find bones of new dinosaur species, cousin to T.Rex

Published 13/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Four bones found on a beach on the Isle of Wight, off England’s south coast, belong to a new species of theropod [more…]

UK COVID-19 daily death count could be scrapped: Telegraph

UK COVID-19 daily death count could be scrapped: Telegraph

Published 09/08/2020

(Reuters) - The UK’s official COVID-19 daily death count could be scrapped following an investigation into Public Health England’s method of counting the toll, The [more…]

Paws for reflection: British Foreign Office cat heads for retirement

Paws for reflection: British Foreign Office cat heads for retirement

Published 07/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Palmerston, the cat who has lived at the Foreign Office for four and a half years, will trade in his London residence [more…]

Murray wants assurance on quarantine issues before U.S. Open

Murray wants assurance on quarantine issues before U.S. Open

Published 03/08/2020

(Reuters) - Players need assurance that they would not face mandatory quarantine upon returning to Europe from the U.S. Open before travelling to New York [more…]

Aubameyang double helps Arsenal beat Chelsea for 14th FA Cup trophy

Aubameyang double helps Arsenal beat Chelsea for 14th FA Cup trophy

Published 01/08/2020

(Reuters) - Arsenal skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice to help his side secure a 2-1 win over 10-man Chelsea in the FA Cup final on [more…]