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N. Irish unionists air Brexit frustrations at annual ‘Orange Order’ marches

/ Europe Issued on: 13/07/2021 – 00:26 Children take part in unionist Twelfth celebrations in Belfast, Northern Ireland, July 12, 2021. © Jason Cairnduff, Reuters Thousands of pro-UK unionists marched across Northern Ireland on Monday, in a ceremonial tradition freighted with heightened emotion as post-Brexit arrangements stir up ill feeling in the divided province. Marching…

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Boxer James DeGale Says His Olympic Gold Medal Was Stolen, Posts Robbery Video on IG

Nick Laham/Getty ImagesThe family home of James DeGale was burgled on Sunday, and the robber allegedly stole the gold medal the British boxer won at the 2008 Summer Olympics.DeGale said his MBE was taken as well. “They are worthless to anyone other than me and they are two achievements that I prize from my boxing career,” he wrote…

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N.Korea’s Population Ages, Birthrate Decline

Even underdeveloped North Korea’s population is aging and its birthrate dwindling just like advanced countries’, though the reasons may be different. According to the UN Population Fund on World Population Day on Sunday, people over 65 make up 9.6 percent of the North Korean population, surpassing the seven-percent threshold of an aging society.The North’s total…

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Venezuelan Police Threaten Guaido and Detain Top Opposition Aide

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Flash Briefing: Protests rock KZN, Gauteng; World Bank warning to SA; load shedding on the cards

Listen on iTunes  Protests triggered by last week’s jailing of former South African President Jacob Zuma have claimed six lives, seen scores of businesses looted and weakened the currency, with the police struggling to contain escalating violence. The riots began in Zuma’s home base of KwaZulu-Natal province and spread to the nation’s economic hub of Gauteng…

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Hunter Montgomery: 5 Things About ‘The Bachelorette’ Contestant Making Waves With The Other Guys

After getting last week’s group date rose, Hunter Montgomery is more confident than ever on ‘The Bachelorette’ — and it’s starting to get to some of the other men. After Thomas Jacobs’ elimination on season 17 of The Bachelorette, a new “villain” has emerged. On the July 5 episode, Hunter Montgomery’s cocky attitude began making some waves with…

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Zhang Jindong, founder of Suning.com, becomes Honorary Chairman

(Source: Sohu) On Monday, Suning.com announced a board meeting decision that Zhang Jindong has resigned his title as Chairman of Suning.com but will continue to serve as the Honorary Chairman of the board of directors. In the meantime, Ren Jun will perform the duties of chairman temporarily before a new appointment is made. The announcement…

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Stephen A. Smith’s comments on Shohei Ohtani’s ability to speak English are idiotic and misguided

(Getty Images) https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/73/d5/shohei-ohtani-getty-ftr-093018_10yer0d0cpr151r6j2df036kt8.jpg?t=769435878&w=500&quality=80 Shohei Ohtani is in the midst of perhaps the greatest single-season performances a baseball player has had in the sport’s history. This, apparently, isn’t enough for ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith — not that anyone should really care. But the ESPN hot-take artist believes it’s bad for Ohtani to use an interpreter and…

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‘Serious threat to food security’: Agri SA calls for Ramaphosa to declare state of emergency

People looting a shop in Durban flee from a police officer on July 12 2021 as riots continue in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng.Image: SANDILE NDLOVUAgri SA has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to declare a national state of emergency to bring an end to scenes of unrest playing out in parts of the country. “The looting…

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Enjoy a cosy atmosphere and crystal clear sound with the new Sony LSPX-S3 Glass sound speaker

Enjoy widespread crystal clear sound through organic glass tweeter Experience a sleek streamlined speaker that blends into any interior Create the perfect cosy atmosphere with a soft light that flickers like a candle Bring your speaker everywhere with the built-in 8 hour battery life1 and portable design Sony has today announced a new wireless glass…