SEOUL/BEIJING (Reuters) – Fears mounted on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak in China will grow into a pandemic with disruptive and deadly consequences for countries around the world, after sharp rises in infections in South Korea, Italy and Iran. Medical workers get ready as ambulances are parked to transport a confirmed coronavirus patient in Daegu,
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A man cycles past the Strasbourg Saint-Denis branch of the chicken chain KFC where a commemorative plaque on the self-ordering kiosk used by celebrity couple?Kim Kardashian?and?Kanye West?was installed by the branch in Paris, France, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier PARIS (Reuters) – A fast food ordering board has become an unlikely tourist draw in Paris
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FILE PHOTO: People relax in the warm weather near St Paul’s Cathedral in central London, Britain July 12, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – A woman has pleaded guilty to two terrorism offences, including scoping out St Paul’s cathedral in London as a possible bomb target, police said on Friday. Safiyya Shaikh, 36, of Hayes,
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AALST, Belgium (Reuters) – A satirical Belgian carnival parade decried by Israel’s foreign minister as “hateful” went ahead on Sunday despite being withdrawn from the United Nation’s list of recognized cultural events over accusations of racism and anti-Semitism. Revellers in costumes attend a carnival parade in Aalst, Belgium February 23, 2020. REUTERS/Yves Herman After a
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YEREVAN (Reuters) – Armenia is closing its border with Iran for two weeks and suspending air traffic after reports of coronavirus cases there, Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in a Facebook post on Sunday. Iran said it had confirmed 43 cases and eight deaths, with most of the infections in the Shi’ite Muslim holy
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street in London, Britain February 12, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit team has been ordered to come up with plans to “get around” the Northern Ireland protocol in the Brexit withdrawal agreement, the Sunday Times newspaper reported. Officials in Taskforce
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(Reuters) – Britain will start re-introducing traditional blue passports next month, the interior ministry said on Saturday, replacing the burgundy European Union documents that have been in use since 1988. A classic blue United Kingdom passport is seen in this photo illustration received via Britain’s Home Office, in London Britain December 22, 2017. Home Office/Crown
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(Reuters) – Britain will start re-introducing traditional blue passports next month, the interior ministry said on Saturday, replacing the burgundy European Union documents that have been in use since 1988. A classic blue United Kingdom passport is seen in this photo illustration received via Britain’s Home Office, in London Britain December 22, 2017. Home Office/Crown
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LONDON (Reuters) – The bells of London’s Westminster Abbey rang out for Prince Andrew’s 60th birthday on Wednesday even though he has stepped down from public life following a backlash about his friendship with convicted U.S. sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince Andrew leaves St. Mary the Virgin church in Hillington, near royal
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Model Bella Hadid presents a creation from the Versace Autumn/Winter 2020 collection during the Milan Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo MILAN (Reuters) – Donatella Versace revealed a collection of microscopic skirts, psychedelic prints and loud colors at Milan Fashion Week on Friday. Top models Kendall Jenner, Irina Shayk, the Hadid
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