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Joshua Cheptegei Smashes 10,000m Track World Record

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  Joshua Cheptegei broke the 10,000m track world record on Wednesday in Valencia with a time of 26mins 11.00 seconds. He lowered the previous mark...
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Brussels Orders Closure Of Bars, Cafes To Curb COVID-19 Spikes

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  The Belgian capital took a step towards restoring its coronavirus lockdown Wednesday when Brussels ordered cafes and bars to close for a month. Restaurants...
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European Union Backs Okonjo-Iweala For WTO Job

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  The European Union governments has thrown support behind Nigeria’s candidate, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, for the position of the director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO)....
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EU Chief Begins Self-Isolation After Contact With COVID-19 Positive Person

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  The president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said Monday she would self-isolate for a day after learning she had met someone infected with Covid-19. “In...
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EU Launches Legal Action Against UK Over Attempted Change In Brexit Deal

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  The European Union launched legal proceedings on Thursday in response to the British government’s attempt to overturn parts of the Brexit withdrawal agreement. The...
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EU Slams Hungary, Poland In Rule Of Law Report

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  The European Union criticised Hungary and Poland in its first report on democratic standards across the bloc on Wednesday, as tensions soar between Brussels...
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UK Resumes US Beef Exports After Two-Decade Ban Lifted

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  Britain’s first beef exports to the United States in more than 20 years left Northern Ireland on Wednesday, six months after Washington lifted a...
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EU Warns Against Outside Interference In Karabakh

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  The European Union warned Monday regional powers not to interfere in fighting in Nagorny Karabakh, and condemned a “serious escalation” that threatens regional stability....
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EU, UK Trade Talks Resume Under Brexit Bill Cloud

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  Negotiators for the EU and Britain are hoping for a breakthrough in trade talks this week, despite feuding over a controversial UK bill that...
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Macron Party Braces For New Setback In Senate Polls

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  President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist party braced on Sunday for a new setback in elections for France’s Senate upper house, where the right is expected...
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