German navy chief resigns over Putin comments

German navy chief resigns over Putin comments

Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht visits the naval base in Warnemuende, Germany, December 17, 2021. Bernd Wuestneck/Pool via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, Jan 22 (Reuters) – The head of Germany’s navy resigned on Saturday after coming under fire for saying Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved respect and that Kiev … Read more

How Rachel Zegler got her role in West Side Story | The Graham Norton Show – BBC – BBC

How Rachel Zegler got her role in West Side Story |  The Graham Norton Show – BBC – BBC

How Rachel Zegler got her role in West Side Story | The Graham Norton Show – BBCBBC Rachel Zegler Says Being a ‘White Latina’ in Hollywood Comes With a Responsibility to ‘Open Doors’Yahoo Life Rachel Zegler Recalls Lengthy Audition For West Side Story, Admits It Was A ‘Dream Come True’PINK VILLA Rachel Zegler dazzled by … Read more

Germany distances itself from navy chief’s comments on Putin

Germany distances itself from navy chief’s comments on Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in a flower laying ceremony at a monument dedicated to the end of the 1917-1922 civil war on Russia’s Unity Day in Sevastopol, Crimea, November 4, 2021. Sputnik /Mikhail Metzel/Pool via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, Jan 22 (Reuters) – The German government … Read more

15 British Hotels Perfect for a Naughty Getaway

15 British Hotels Perfect for a Naughty Getaway

Stella likes: Gourmet Valrhona chocolate mousse and malt ice cream at Plate, the in-house restaurant. Outside : Bath truly has something for everyone and for every taste. At the Holburne Museum, for example, which is a four-minute walk away, high culture vultures will admire the paintings and sculptures, but as it also serves as the … Read more

Biden, Kishida agree to boost security, economic cooperation amid mounting concerns

Biden, Kishida agree to boost security, economic cooperation amid mounting concerns

WASHINGTON/TOKYO, Jan 21 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida agreed in a virtual meeting on Friday to boost cooperation on pressing economic and security issues, including the China, North Korean missiles and the Russian threat against Ukraine. The online meeting, their first substantive talks since Kishida became Japan’s prime … Read more

UK designates Omicron sub-lineage a variant under investigation

UK designates Omicron sub-lineage a variant under investigation

LONDON/COPENHAGEN, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Britain’s Health Safety Agency on Friday designated a sub-lineage of the dominant and highly transmissible variant of the Omicron coronavirus as a variant under investigation, saying it could have a growth advantage. BA.2, which lacks the specific mutation seen with Omicron that can help distinguish it easily from Delta, is … Read more

Rio Tinto shares slump as Serbia pulls plug on its $2.4 bln lithium project

Rio Tinto shares slump as Serbia pulls plug on its .4 bln lithium project

Serbia revokes Rio’s lithium exploration licenses Share prices fall as cancellation seen as major setback Cancellation will mean greater lithium shortage – analyst MELBOURNE, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Rio Tinto shares fell on Friday after Serbia revoked its lithium exploration licenses on environmental grounds, hurting the Anglo-Australian miner’s ambition to become the biggest supplier European … Read more

Britain warns Putin and Xi: West will stand up to ‘dictatorship’

Britain warns Putin and Xi: West will stand up to ‘dictatorship’

SYDNEY, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Britain warned Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday that its allies would unite to fight for democracy against dictatorships it said were more emboldened than at any time since the Cold War. Speaking in Australia, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said Britain and its allies … Read more