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Britain hits milestone as half of all adults get first vaccine dose

20.03.2021, 11:00

LONDON - Half of all adults in Britain have now received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose, becoming the world's first major economy to hit that milestone.

U.S. shouldn't threaten friends over Nord Stream 2, says Austria's OMV CEO

20.03.2021, 10:38

ZURICH - Austria's OMV supports the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline between Russia and Germany despite the threat of U.S. sanctions, CEO Rainer Seele said.

Golf: Bryan strips down to boxers to complete shot from mud at Honda Classic

20.03.2021, 10:36

American Wesley Bryan was in no mood to let mud or water prevent him from completing the sixth hole at the Honda Classic on Friday, as he ditched his shoes and trousers to play himself out of a sticky situation in the second round.

Britain says it stands with Bulgaria against 'malign' Russian activity

20.03.2021, 10:14

LONDON - Britain said it stands with Bulgaria against "malign activity" by Russia in the country, adding that Moscow had been seeking to undermine the sovereignty of a NATO ally.

Supreme leader ushers in Iranian new year with message of hope

20.03.2021, 10:03

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei named the Iranian new year that of "production, support and removal of barriers" in a live televised speech broadcast on Saturday.