News roundup - Wednesday, 2 November, until 3 PM

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Below is a roundup of major events on Wednesday, 2 November, until 3 PM local time:


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Spending by overseas visitors in Britain has surged by 18 percent last month as tourists took advantage of weaker Sterling since the Brexit vote, said the country's biggest payments pro
Deliveries were sent to people who knew nothing of their contents
The aim of the project is to get students in touch with other cultures, teach them how to cook and serve their traditional dishes.
German luxury carmaker and Volkswagen subsidiary Audi issued a voluntary recall of up to 850,000 diesel vehicles Friday, saying it would help reduce engine emissions. Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche vehi
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil is close to signing a new contract with the Gunners, according to British media reports on Friday. The German World Cup winner’s current deal runs out at the end of
Earlier on Friday, Siemens announced that all four gas turbines produced by the German company for a project in southern Russia have been delivered to Crimea, in breach of the agreements
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Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare confirmed on Friday that the club had turned down an offer from Italian side AS Roma for winger Riyad Mahrez. The Paris-born Algeria forward is likely to command
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British military and intelligence agencies will be subjected to a major spending audit amid fears of a £20 billion ($26 billion) shortfall for the completion of major projects like war
Premier Mihai Tudose on Friday said that he has agreed with his Moldovan counterpart Pavel Filip upon a joint government sitting in Chisinau, this autumn.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin will meet with Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev in Sochi July 21.
The decision of the German company won’t affect supplies of turbines to Rosatom facilities
Retail trade in Ukraine grew by 7.3% in January-June 2017 (H1) year-over-year (y-o-y) in comparable prices, to UAH 362.596 billion, or US$14 billion, according to the Ukrainian State Statistics Servic
The free movement of EU citizens to Britain could continue for up to two years after Brexit as part of a “soft landing” transitional deal, it has been reported. Read Full Article a
The Slovak capital will have one of the oldest populations in Slovakia as well as in central Europe.
After past hospital purchases of what are widely believed to have been overpriced stents became a prime symbol of corruption in Slovenian healthcare, the stents have returned into the spotlight over s
Since hitting an all-time high in June, Slovenia's consumer confidence index has fallen by one percentage point this month, but does remain nine percentage points above the July 2016 figure and 1
Tactical-level artillery units will use the new complex to spot ammunition depots and missile systems
CIA director Mike Pompeo downplayed Russian involvement in Syria, while acknowledging it has “fundamentally changed the landscape.” Pompeo expressed hope in finding common ground in
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Ukrainian Deputy Prosecutor General Yevhen Enin has announced that the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) of Ukraine has sent a request to Russian prosecutors for the extradition of Vadim Pogodin,
Approximately 25,000 servicemen from 22 NATO member states and allies and over 3,000 combat means participated in the Saber Guardian 17 (SG17), the largest military exercise conducted on Romania's so
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has familiarized himself with the work done and plans for future projects to be implemented in the center of Pirallahi district, Baku.

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