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    100-year global study finds world’s tallest are Dutch, Latvians
    Jul26

    100-year global study finds world’s tallest are Dutch, Latvians

    A woman walks past a H&M advertisement in Riga September 25, 2013. REUTERS LONDON: Dutch men and Latvian women are the planet’s tallest people but Iranian men and South Korean women have grown the fastest in the last century, according to the largest ever study of height around the world. Americans, once among the world’s tallest...

    Journalist who died in Ukraine car bombing buried in Belarus
    Jul23

    Journalist who died in Ukraine car bombing buried in Belarus

    A portrait is displayed as colleagues and people gather at the coffin of Pavel Sheremet to pay their respects at his memorial ceremony in Kiev, Ukraine, on Friday, July 22, 2016. Photo: AP MINSK: Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet, who died when his car was bombed in Ukraine, has been buried in his hometown of Minsk, Belarus. Sheremet, who once...

    Isner, Monfils cruise into quarters
    Jul23

    Isner, Monfils cruise into quarters

    Washington, July 22 US top seed John Isner and French second seed Gael Monfils breezed into the ATP and WTA Washington Open quarter-finals Thursday with impressive serving performances in straight-set triumphs. Isner blasted 15 aces in downing Cypriot 15th seed Marcos Baghdatis 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 while Monfils fired 12 aces and won 22 of 23...

    Hundreds come to bid farewell to slain journalist in Ukraine
    Jul22

    Hundreds come to bid farewell to slain journalist in Ukraine

    Colleagues and others gather at the coffin of Pavel Sheremet to pay their respects at his memorial ceremony in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, July 22, 2016. Photo: AP/File MOSCOW: Hundreds of local residents and journalists on Friday came to pay their respects to a prominent journalist who died in a car bombing in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev earlier...

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year
    Jul16

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s transport minister said on Saturday preliminary conclusions from the forensic investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 two years ago could be received later this year. The Boeing 777 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded last year in...

    Brexit leader Boris Johnson appointed UK foreign minister
    Jul14

    Brexit leader Boris Johnson appointed UK foreign minister

    Vote Leave campaign leader, Boris Johnson, waves as he finishes delivering his speech in London, Britain June 30, 2016. REUTERS Former London mayor Boris Johnson was appointed as British foreign minister in a surprise appointment by the country’s new Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday. Johnson was a leading figure in the victorious...

    Cool water
    Jul13

    Cool water

    Children enjoy the cool water of a fountain in front of an orthodox Church in Kiev, Ukraine on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Photo: AP Children enjoy the cool water of a fountain in front of an orthodox Church in Kiev, Ukraine on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Photo: AP The post Cool water appeared first on The Himalayan Times. …read more Source:...

    Griezmann named player of the European Championship
    Jul11

    Griezmann named player of the European Championship

    Germany’s Toni Kroos in action during Euro 2016 Group C soccer game against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille on June 12, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: France forward Antoine Griezmann was named player of the tournament on Monday after leading the Euro 2016 hosts to Sunday’s final where they lost to Portugal in extra time. The...

    NATO takes over US-built missile shield, amid Russian suspicion
    Jul09

    NATO takes over US-built missile shield, amid Russian suspicion

    NATO heads of state and other leaders participate in a family photo at the NATO Summit in Warsaw, Poland July 8, 2016. REUTERS WARSAW: NATO took command of a US-built missile shield in Europe on Friday after France won assurances that the multi-billion-dollar system would not be under Washington’s direct control. The missile shield, billed...

    NATO agrees to reinforce eastern Poland, Baltic states against Russia
    Jul09

    NATO agrees to reinforce eastern Poland, Baltic states against Russia

    US President Barack Obama delivers remarks on recent police-involved shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota after arriving ahead of a NATO Summit in Warsaw, Poland July 8, 2016. REUTERS WARSAW: NATO leaders agreed on Friday to deploy military forces to the Baltic states and eastern Poland for the first time and increase air and sea patrols to...

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