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History-Making Moment-Kamala Harris FIRST WOMAN to be sworn-in as Vice-President of The United States
History-Making Moment-Kamala Harris FIRST WOMAN to be sworn-in as Vice-President of The United States

January 20, 2021

The inauguration of Kamala Harris is historic - no matter your politics...

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Biden Sworn in as 46th United States President
Biden Sworn in as 46th United States President

January 20, 2021

Biden 'was'sworn in on a Bible that has been in his family since 1893 and was used during his swearing-in as vice-president in 2009 and 2013, according to CBS News...

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Biden inauguration: New president to be sworn in amid Trump snub
Biden inauguration: New president to be sworn in amid Trump snub

January 20, 2021

Joe Biden is preparing to be sworn in as the 46th US president, ending one of the most dramatic political transitions in American history...

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Covid: UK to close all travel corridors from Monday
Covid: UK to close all travel corridors from Monday

January 15, 2021

The UK is to close all travel corridors from Monday morning to "protect against the risk of as yet unidentified new strains" of Covid, the PM has said...

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Capitol riots: Congress certifies Joe Biden's victory after violent disruption

January 07, 2021

The US Congress has certified Joe Biden's victory in the presidential election, hours after Trump supporters stormed the building in an attack that saw four people die...

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Young Lady Shot In The Capitol Building
Young Lady Shot In The Capitol Building

January 06, 2021

A woman was shot inside the Capitol by a member of law enforcement and later died, several law enforcement officials said.

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Trumo Supporters Storm the US Capitol
Trumo Supporters Storm the US Capitol

January 06, 2021

A violent, armed mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol Building Wednesday, entering the House and Senate chambers and forcing legislators and staff to take shelter. The astonishing turn of events came an hour after President Trump exhorted a Washington rally to protest the congressional certification of the Electoral College vote, a process that would seal President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.

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Protesters break into US Capitol
Protesters break into US Capitol

January 06, 2021

Chaos has broken out within the US Capitol as pro-Trump supporters break into the building...

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IOC and IPC praise engagement and optimisations central to Paris 2024’s plans to deliver new era of Games

December 03, 2020

On 1 and 2 December 2020, a joint Delivery Partners Meeting, a Coordination Commission update and a Joint Steering Forum, involving the International Olympic Committee (IOC)...

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Diego Maradona: Argentina legend dies aged 60
Diego Maradona: Argentina legend dies aged 60

November 25, 2020

Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60...

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News Item on Tropical Storm Eta

November 09, 2020

NEWS ITEM ON TROPICAL STORM ETA, ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY FORECAST OFFICE SECTION, AT 11AM EST, MONDAY 9TH NOVEMBER 2020...

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ALERT #19 ON TROPICAL STORM ETA

November 08, 2020

ALERT #19 ON TROPICAL STORM ETA ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY, SUNDAY 8 TH NOVEMBER, 2020, AT 2 AM EST...

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Its Over. Joseph R Biden Jr is President Elect
Its Over. Joseph R Biden Jr is President Elect

November 07, 2020

Its Over. Joseph R Biden Jr is President Elect.

Joe Biden will now be the 46th President of the United States

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 Biden on cusp of presidency after gains in Pennsylvania
Biden on cusp of presidency after gains in Pennsylvania

November 06, 2020

Democrat Joe Biden was on the cusp of winning the presidency on Friday as he opened up narrow leads over President Donald Trump in the critical battlegrounds of Georgia and Pennsylvania...

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Trump sues in 3 states, laying ground for contesting outcome
Trump sues in 3 states, laying ground for contesting outcome

November 05, 2020

As Democrat Joe Biden inched closer to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House, President Donald Trump’s campaign put into action the legal strategy the president...

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US Election 2020: Tense wait as US election winner remains unclear
US Election 2020: Tense wait as US election winner remains unclear

November 04, 2020

The outcome of the US presidential election is on a knife edge, with Donald Trump and his rival Joe Biden neck and neck in key swing states...

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US Election 2020: Americans choose between Trump and Biden
US Election 2020: Americans choose between Trump and Biden

November 03, 2020

Americans are voting in one of the most divisive presidential polls in decades, pitting incumbent Republican Donald Trump against Democrat Joe Biden...

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Sean Connery: James Bond actor dies aged 90
Sean Connery: James Bond actor dies aged 90

October 31, 2020

Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90, his family has said...

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Death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee
Death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee

October 26, 2020

It is with great sadness that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has learnt of the death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee, at the age of 78...

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News Item on Tropical Storm Epsilon
News Item on Tropical Storm Epsilon

October 19, 2020

NEWS ITEM ON TROPICAL STORM EPSILON ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY FORECAST OFFICE SECTION AT 12PM, MONDAY 19TH OCTOBER 2020...

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