Articles about Northern Ireland
05 Jan 2021
20 more people contract new coronavirus strain, tally reaches 58
On Tuesday, the Union Health Ministry said that 20 more people have tested positive for the new strain of coronavirus that was detected in the United Kingdom. With this, the tally has swelled to 58.
05 Jan 2021
Full lockdown imposed in England as coronavirus cases surge
England's 56 million people were ordered to stay at home by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday, as the United Kingdom struggles to contain a new variant of coronavirus.
28 Dec 2020
Insult track on PM Boris Johnson tops Amazon Music chart
Sensational music takes little to get recognized, but a track full of hatred towards British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has gained the top spot on Amazon Music Chart.
23 Sep 2020
Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine goes into final human trials
In a major development, American pharma giant Johnson & Johnson has launched the final trial of its COVID-19 vaccine.
01 Sep 2020
UEFA Nations League 2020-21: All that you need to know
The UEFA Nations League 2020-21 starts on Thursday, with all the home countries playing twice in the next week.
15 Nov 2019
Ranking the all-time best wingers in world football
The sport of football sees a number of players play in their desired position in the squad, as per the team formation.
11 Nov 2019
List of legendary footballers who have worn number 7 jersey
It is a well-known fact that sportsperson follow strange superstitions, including which jersey number to wear.
30 Oct 2019
House of The Dragon: HBO announces GoT's prequel, cancels another
Game of Thrones gave HBO unimaginable success, the channel minted tons of money, and the stars who acted in the series became global sensations.
23 Oct 2019
39 bodies found inside truck container near London; probe on
On Wednesday, British Police launched a murder probe after discovering 39 dead bodies inside a truck container near London.
16 Sep 2019
Chicken burger kills teen on birthday, family demands stricter laws
In 2017, Owen Carey went to Byron's- a burger joint in London to celebrate his 18th birthday. Little did he know that it would be his last meal!
13 Mar 2019
Britain says to scrap tariffs of imports in no-deal Brexit
Britain will slash import tariffs in case of a no-deal Brexit and will not apply customs checks on the border with Ireland, the government said today.
21 Feb 2019
This tiny restaurant in South Africa is world's best eatery
If you love to taste various cuisines and you are a food connoisseur, this piece of news might excite you.
30 Jan 2019
EU rejects Theresa May's attempt to reopen Brexit talks
European leaders moved quickly yesterday to reject an attempt by Britain's PM Theresa May to re-open talks on the Brexit deal, as British lawmakers voted to demand changes.
15 Jan 2019
UK lawmakers prepare to deliver verdict on EU divorce deal
British lawmakers are preparing to deliver their verdict on Prime Minister Theresa May's divorce deal with the European Union today after more than two years of political upheaval.
02 Dec 2018
Netherlands, Germany drawn together in 2020 Euro Cup qualifiers
The 2020 Euro Cup's qualifications shall be held from 2019, and the draw for the tournament was announced today at Dublin.
16 Nov 2018
UK PM May faces no-confidence threat after top officials quit
Embattled British Prime Minister, Theresa May, yesterday faced a possible "coup" after Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, Indian-origin minister Shailesh Vara and two other ministers resigned from her divided Cabinet over UK's "half-baked" divorce deal with the EU.
15 Oct 2018
EU, Britain in surprise early talks ahead of crunch summit
EU Chief Negotiator for Brexit Michel Barnier and Britain's Brexit Minister Dominic Raab held talks yesterday in Brussels ahead of a crunch summit this week.
04 Jul 2018
Football greats who have never won a World Cup
2018 FIFA World Cup has been more than what we bargained for.
24 Jun 2018
5 oldest players to feature in FIFA World Cup
Football players should not be judged by age. There have been many 'aged' players who have featured in FIFA World Cup.
14 Apr 2018
Mary Kom is and will always be 'champion': Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra congratulated boxer MC Mary Kom for clinching the gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, saying the legendary fighter is and will always be a "champion" for her.
13 Apr 2018
CWG: Three Indians in boxing finals, Naman settles for bronze
The fast-rising trio of Amit Panghal, Gaurav Solanki, and Manish Kaushik notched up contrasting victories to enter the finals but teenager Naman Tanwar settled for a bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games boxing competition in Gold Coast on Friday.
08 Dec 2017
Brexit: UK and EU reach "breakthrough" divorce deal
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has announced that "sufficient progress" has been made in Brexit talks, which would pave the way for negotiations on the future of the EU-UK relationship.
05 Dec 2017
EU, UK fail to strike Brexit deal over Irish-border dispute
The UK and the European Union (EU) have failed to strike a Brexit deal after prolonged negotiations.
23 Nov 2017
India hold on to 105 spot, Germany top FIFA rankings
The latest FIFA rankings are out. While several countries face FIFA World Cup qualification disappointments, their FIFA rankings speak otherwise.
17 Oct 2017
Hurricane Ophelia: Ireland battered by storm; proceeds to England/Scotland
Remnants of the powerful Hurricane Ophelia battered Ireland and parts of Wales as it made landfall yesterday.
06 Oct 2017
FIFA World Cup: Germany and England seal World Cup berths
Defending champions Germany booked their spot in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, beating Northern Ireland 3-1, as England too sealed their World Cup berth in a tepid 1-0 victory over Slovenia.
15 Aug 2017
SpaceX sends icecream to astronauts, humanity is doing it right
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which was launched on Monday, had a very unlikely cargo. Along with 6,400 pounds of cargo, live mice and science experiments, one sweet treat for the six International Space Station astronauts is also there.
08 Jun 2017
Tight than expected race as Britain goes to the polls
Polls have opened in Britain, nearly two months after PM Theresa May called a snap general election.
28 Mar 2017
SC denies permission for abortion of foetus with severe disabilities
The SC denied permission for abortion to a pregnant woman despite a medical report detecting the foetus with Type-2 Arnold-Chiari malformation, implying severe physical and mental disabilities.
04 Mar 2017
SC rejects abortion of foetus suffering from Down syndrome
The SC recently rejected a woman's plea for abortion of her 26-week old foetus suffering from Down syndrome.
13 Nov 2016
France registers win against Sweden in world cup qualifiers
France continued to be on the top of the points table in UEFA Group A of world cup qualifiers after defeating Sweden 2-1.
21 Oct 2016
Kerala's Kakkathuruthu Island featured on NatGeo's list
Kakkathuruthu Island in Kerala's backwaters has made it to 'Around the World in 24 hours' list compiled by the National Geographic.
06 Oct 2016
PM, Deputy PM withdraw support to Polish abortion ban
Beata Szydlo, Poland's PM has withdrawn support to the controversial legislation for a blanket-ban on abortions in Poland and said the protests caused the government to reconsider.
04 Oct 2016
Black-clad Polish women protest against proposed anti-abortion law
Tens of thousands of women dressed in black across Poland went on strike to protest against a proposed restrictive law to impose a complete ban on abortions.