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  1. FILE PHOTO: Confetti flies around the ball and countdown clock in Times Square in the Manhattan bor

    New York's Times Square New Year's Eve celebration to go virtual

    New York's Times Square will bid farewell to 2020 without the usual huddled masses jamming the streets on New Year's Eve, as celebration ...
  2. Documents of a suspected British agent called James Bond are pictured at Institute of National Reme

    The name's Bond, seriously: 007's namesake found in Polish Cold War archives

    Poles were left shaken and stirred by news that a suspected British agent called James Bond was on Her Majesty's secret service in the country in ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: People observe the base of the statue of Edward Colston

    UK concert hall sheds name of slave trader whose statue was toppled

    A concert hall in the English city of Bristol that was named after 17th century slave trader Edward Colston has renamed itself the Bristol Beacon ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Australian casino giant Crown Resorts Ltd adorns the hotel and casino compl

    Australia's Crown Resorts CEO says VIP gamblers a higher risk

    The CEO of Australian casino giant Crown Resorts Ltd said on Wednesday the company's holiday package clients posed a higher risk of money ...
  5. 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos

    WEF looking beyond Davos for 2021 summit: papers

    Organisers of the World Economic Forum's (WEF) annual gathering of business and political leaders are looking beyond the traditional mountaintop ...
  6. A demonstrator holds a banner reading in Spanish "Help!" during a protest in Madrid

    Madrid bar and restaurants call for help as COVID crisis hits

    Holding banners reading "Help!" and "We are not the problem", Spanish bar, restaurant and nightclub owners gathered in central Madrid on Wednesday ...
  7. Damaged site of the massive blast in Beirut's port area, in Beirut

    Advocate of Lebanon's arts dies after suffering injuries in blast

    Yvonne Sursock Cochrane, a leading advocate of arts and cultural heritage in Lebanon, has died at the age of 98 after sustaining injuries in the ...
  8. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in London

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

    The festival may have been cancelled because of COVID-19, but a couple of colourful individuals were determined to bring some festival spirit to ...