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Italy sends humanitarian flight with aid for Gaza population

Italy sends humanitarian flight with aid for Gaza population

Italy has sent food supplies and health equipment for the Gaza population aboard a humanitarian flight that landed in Jordan, a statement said on Thursday, as part of Rome's "Food for Gaza" initiative to help civilians there. Aid includes over 60 tonnes of food, hygiene kits and sanitary equipment


UK police arrest man over discovery of human remains on bridge

UK police arrest man over discovery of human remains on bridge

British police arrested a man on Saturday in connection with the discovery of human remains in two suitcases at a famous bridge in western England last week.   The 34-year-old was arrested in Bristol, where the bodies were found on the Clifton Suspension Bridge, and will be taken to London f

First King Charles red post box unveiled

First King Charles red post box unveiled

The first red mail pillar box to bear the cypher of King Charles was unveiled on Friday, keeping up a tradition dating back almost 175 years. The new box has been installed on the High Street in Great Cambourne, central England, and local school children will get to post the first letters, missive

Finland to vote on turning back migrants crossing from Russia

Finland to vote on turning back migrants crossing from Russia

Finland's parliament is set to vote on a bill on Friday granting border guards the power to turn back asylum seekers crossing from Russia, after more than 1,300 people arrived in the country forcing Helsinki to close its border. Finland accused neighbouring Russia of weaponising migration by encou

India's relationship with Russia is based on mutual trust: Modi

India's relationship with Russia is based on mutual trust: Modi

India's relationship with Russia is based on "mutual trust and mutual respect," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in Moscow on Tuesday, where he also said he appreciated President Vladimir Putin's leadership. Modi was speaking in an address to the Indian diaspora on his first visit to Russia in fi