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Russia pushes northeast as Ukraine plans to extend military draft

All the latest developments on the war in Ukraine. Russia turns focus on northeast ADVERTISEMENT Russian forces are probing Ukrainian defences for weak points in the country’s northeast, an official said on Thursday. This is an area where analysts believe the Kremlin seeks to build on its recent success in taking the strategically important eastern

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Brave Lupus handcuff Eagles to extend unbeaten run to seven games

Brave Lupus Tokyo continued their unbeaten start to the Japan Rugby League One season Saturday as they downed Yokohama Eagles 27-7 with a stifling defensive performance. Todd Blackadder’s men notched their seventh straight win to stay hot on the heels of the only other unblemished side, the Robbie Deans-coached Saitama Wild Knights, who lead the

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Borell visits Ukraine as Zelenskyy asks court to extend martial law

All the latest developments on the war in Ukraine. ADVERTISEMENT EU’s chief diplomat Josep Borrell confirmed on Monday he was heading for Ukraine as he repeated calls for more aid for the war-torn country. This will be Borrell’s fourth visit to the country since Russia launched its full-scale invasion in February 2022. Borrell said the

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Taylor Swift, Drake and other major artists PULLED from TikTok after negotiations failed to extend deal for millions of songs … was YOUR favorite tune removed?

TikTok has said goodbye to hundreds of major music artists’ content Thursday after it failed to strike a new licensing agreement with Universal Music Group. Artists including Taylor Swift, Olivia Rodrigo, Bad Bunny, Drake, and others were among those removed from the platform following the expiration of a three-year agreement between Universal Music Group (UMG).

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Royals bounce back to extend lead at summit of SA20 table

The Royals top order delivered in style as the hosts compiled 162/3. Paarl Royals hit back against MI Cape Town on Sunday, charging to a 59-run victory in their SA20 derby at Boland Park. Recovering from an eight-wicket defeat to MICT at Newland just two days earlier – their first loss of the competition –

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ICE to extend California immigrant detention facility contract until June

WASHINGTON —  A San Bernardino County immigrant detention facility at risk of permanent closure will remain open until at least mid-June, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Wednesday. In a statement, ICE Spokeswoman Jenny Burke said the extension “provides additional time for potential relief from ongoing litigation that prevents full use” of the Adelanto ICE Processing

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Boxing Day sales could extend as retailers report low levels of trading

Australian retailers are reporting this year’s Boxing Day sales have recorded lower-than-usual levels of trading. Shoppers could see sales extended into the new year as retailers look to shift their stock. Retail bosses say the Boxing Day crowds have generally met their expectations. This is after accounting for cost of living pressures. Customers are encouraged

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