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Former footballer of the year George Weah is sworn into office as Liberia's new president in front of tens of thousands of cheering supporters

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Former footballer of the year George Weah has been sworn into office as Liberia's new president.  Dressed in all white, the new leader stood at the podium amid tens of thousands of cheering Liberians, taking the oath of office around midday on...

Mum stabbed breast cancer sufferer in the chest during Leeds street attack

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A WOMAN who stabbed a cancer sufferer in the chest during a street disturbance has avoided an immediate prison sentence. Suzette Samuels armed herself with a knife during a row with her former partner and his girlfriend during the incident on...

South Yorkshire Police join clampdown on drivers using mobile phones at the wheel

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Unmarked police cars will be out across South Yorkshire over the next week as police look to clamp down on the number of drivers using their mobile phones at the wheel. Officers from South Yorkshire Police's Operational Support Unit will be...

Man appears in court accused of threatening woman with screwdriver in her own home

Man appears in court accused of threatening woman with screwdriver in her own home

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A man has been charged with burglary after a woman was allegedly threatened with a screwdriver in her own home. At around 11.15am on Tuesday, police were called to an address on Durham Road in Gateshead after receiving a report that a man had...

‘I sat on the loo, knickers around my ankles, holding a stick covered in wee’: 7 people reveal the best day they’ve ever had

‘I sat on the loo, knickers around my ankles, holding a stick covered in wee’: 7 people reveal the best day they’ve ever had

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From my blogs, I’d imagine you think I’m light, bright and perky AF. And short. Comedy short. My height – *almost* 5ft 2 – you’re right about that. But the rest? God no. I’m dark, dull and meh-y A right miserable cow. So Metro.co.uk decided to...

Wanna visit Hanoi after seeing this CNN ad? This survey bets you will

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

TV commercials aired by U.S. broadcaster CNN have been introducing Hanoi to people around the world for the past year, sparking an interest in travel to Vietnam’s capital. The network started airing two commercials featuring the best of the 1,000-year-old capital in early March last year as part of a $2 million tourism deal with Hanoi. […]

HCM City Party Committee Secretary visits Vientiane

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

At the event (Source: VNA)   Vientiane (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City has been doing its best to deepen ties with Vientiane, making practical contributions to traditional friendship and special solidarity between Vietnam and Laos, said Secretary of the municipal Party’s Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan.  He made the statement during talks in Vientiane on January […]

Music teacher wows nation with amazing The Voice audition

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A music teacher appears destined for success after wowing the nation on hit ITV talent show The Voice. Simon Davies’ stunning version of One Direction star Harry Styles’ Sign Of The Times saw all four judges turn their chairs and bid for him to be...

Tesco swings axe on supermarket staff in jobs cull

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Tesco is to axe 1,700 shop floor jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive at Britain's biggest retailer. The supermarket said the changes will see the roles of people manager, customer experience manager and compliance manager removed from large...

New charity hub planned for Wigan shop

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A former convenience store in Bryn could be about to see a new lease of life as a shop and distribution hub for the Salvation Army. Question marks have remained over the future of the old My Local premises, at 373 to 385 Wigan Road, since the...

SAS: Who Dares Wins 2018: How many episodes are in the new Channel 4 series?

SAS: Who Dares Wins 2018: How many episodes are in the new Channel 4 series?

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How many episodes are in SAS: Who Dares Wins 2018? SAS: Who Dares Wins sees people put through their paces in a recreation of the brutal selection process for the Special Air Service.  The recruits have to undergo the same intense training...

Transformers 5 and Fifty Shades Darker lead WORST film awards in 2018 Razzies nominations

Transformers 5 and Fifty Shades Darker lead WORST film awards in 2018 Razzies nominations

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While Gary Oldman’s Darkest Hour and Frances McDormand’s Three Billboards are dominating this years film awards ceremony, this time of year wouldn’t be complete without the Golden Raspberry Awards. Highlighting the worst movies of the last year,...

Vietnam’s new national educational program faces teacher, facility problems

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Major problems related to the number of teachers and to the inadequacy of learning facilities before new textbooks are to be introduced in the next six years were discussed in an educational teleconference organized by the People’s Committee in Hanoi last week. The purpose of the meeting on January 20 was to confer on the […]

Man Utd making video to announce Alexis Sanchez NOW and it will be confirmed tonight

Man Utd making video to announce Alexis Sanchez NOW and it will be confirmed tonight

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It’s understood official photographs were taken yesterday and the club are now completing the final edit on a video which will accompany the announcement. Express Sport understands Manchester United will accompany the post with a catchy hashtag,...

TV program commemorates 1968 Spring General Offensive

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 An art performance at the Reunification Palace, one of 3 locations associated with the 1968 Spring General Offensive and Uprising. (Photo: Ha Khanh) People’s artist Tran Hieu said: “Today is very special. The glorious 1968 General Offensive took place when I was on the Laos battlefront. The campaign inspired me to sing with fire. I […]

Asda has launched a unicorn-themed homeware collection and it all looks magical

Asda has launched a unicorn-themed homeware collection and it all looks magical

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Attention all overgrown kids: Asda has launched a unicorn-themed homeware collection. Previously, Asda was all about the millennial Instagram look – with releases including rose gold cutlery and glassware. But they’ve now jumped on the mythical...

Tesco swings axe on supermarket staff in jobs cull

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Tesco is to axe 1,700 shop floor jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive at Britain's biggest retailer. The supermarket said the changes will see the roles of people manager, customer experience manager and compliance manager removed from large...

Tesco swings axe on supermarket staff in jobs cull

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Tesco is to axe 1,700 shop floor jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive at Britain's biggest retailer. The supermarket said the changes will see the roles of people manager, customer experience manager and compliance manager removed from large...

Pope says sorry for insisting victims of paedophile priests provide ‘proof’ of abuse

Pope says sorry for insisting victims of paedophile priests provide ‘proof’ of abuse

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Pope Francis has apologised for insisting that the victims of paedophile priests provide ‘proof’ of attacks – but continues to defend a Chilean bishop accused of covering up abuse. The Pope says he now realises his comments were a ‘slap in the...

President greets Mongolian top legislator

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

President Tran Dai Quang greets Chairman of the Mongolian Parliament Miyegombo Enkhbold in Hanoi (Photo: VNA) The State leader lauded the Mongolian top legislator’s visit to Vietnam and attendance at the 26th Asia-Pacific Parliament Forum (APPF-26) which took place in Hanoi from January 18-21, expressing his belief that the visit will contribute to strengthening and […]

Derby school closes for day as mark of respect after shock death of deputy head

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A Derby primary school has been closed today as a mark of respect following the death of one of its teachers. It is understood that Emma Holliday, deputy head teacher at Homefields Primary School in Chellaston, was taken ill at work last Wednesday...

Coventry pupils given masterclass by Wasps Netball champions

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More than 1,000 schoolchildren had an exclusive masterclass with Wasps Netball champions recently. Pupils from 17 Coventry schools including Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School, President Kennedy School, SS Peter and Paul, Binley Woods and Westwood...

US Vice President Mike Pence visits Israel

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

US Vice President Mike Pence (Source: EPA/VNA) Mr. Pence flew into Tel Aviv’s Ben-Gurion Airport from Jordan on a US military plane, after visiting US troops on the Syrian border. Vice President Pence was welcomed at the airport by Israel’s Tourism Minister Yariv Levin and US Envoy to Israel David Friedman. Israeli police have completed […]

Exclusive first look inside Ulverston's newest hotel

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The Premier Inn, on North Lonsdale Road, Ulverston, will open to guests on Friday January 26 after a £5m development. Sam Grieve, operations manager, said the hotel was ready for its big launch. She said: "The preparations have been fantastic and...

Tesco swings axe on supermarket staff in jobs cull

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Tesco is to axe 1,700 shop floor jobs as part of a cost-cutting drive at Britain's biggest retailer. The supermarket said the changes will see the roles of people manager, customer experience manager and compliance manager removed from large...

Fight against corruption should be sped up: Party chief

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

During the 13th session of the Central Steering Committee on Corruption Prevention and Control in Hanoi on January 22, the Party chief, who is also head of the committee, lauded achievements in the effort in 2017, saying these have strengthened public trust. CPV General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong at the event A number of legal […]

Corruption prevention, combat work enhanced

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong addresses a meeting of the Central Steering Committee for Anti-Corruption on January 22, 2018. (Photo: VNA) Speaking at a meeting of the Steering Committee on Monday, Mr. Trong underscored the need to speed up investigation, prosecution, and trial of major corruption cases, saying that anti-corruption work should be intensified with […]

Fun is key to staying active and healthy at Maryport school

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A HEALTHY living programme in a Maryort infant school can only succeed with the help of the community. Netherton Infant School has introduced a wide ranging programme aimed at keeping its five- to seven-year old pupils active and healthy. But head...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal: Sky Sports provide big update on star

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal: Sky Sports provide big update on star

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The top Arsenal target was dropped by the Bundesliga outfit for Friday's clash with Hertha Berlin. It was suggested he lacked the required focus to play. However, Sky Sports reckon the Gabon international is back with the senior squad despite...

Vietnam plays key role in India’s relations with ASEAN: VNese Ambassador

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

 Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh (Photo: H.H) Ambassador Ton Sinh Thanh talked to the Vietnam News Agency about the upcoming visit by Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to India to attend the India-ASEAN Summit and celebrate the 25th anniversary of the India-ASEAN Dialogue Partnership. The event coincides with the 69 th anniversary […]

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