Dmitry Zaks
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House mate says Amber Heard faked injuries for blackmail
by Dmitry Zaks - July 18, 2020 - 12:04pm
A live-in friend who witnessed Johnny Depp's tumultuous marriage to Amber Heard told the Hollywood actor's libel trial Friday the actress faked her injuries in order to blackmail him.
UK offers Hong Kongers citizenship in response to China
by Dmitry Zaks - July 2, 2020 - 8:00am
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's announcement represents the most direct international response to legislation that has been roundly condemned by Western allies.
Steroid breakthrough raises virus hopes, despite China outbreak
by Dmitry Zaks - June 17, 2020 - 7:29am
Britain will start giving seriously ill coronavirus patients a basic steroid treatment hailed as a breakthrough to help reduce the global pandemic's death toll even as worrying new outbreaks surfaced in China and...
JK Rowling says she is survivor of sexual assault
by Dmitry Zaks - June 11, 2020 - 10:25am
"Harry Potter" author JK Rowling revealed on Wednesday she is a survivor of domestic abuse and sexual assault.
Pope marks 'Easter of solitude' in virus lockdown
by Dmitry Zaks - April 13, 2020 - 8:11am
Pope Francis prayed for tens of thousands of coronavirus victims in an unprecedented livestream Easter Sunday message delivered from a hauntingly empty Vatican to a world under lockdown.
Virus deaths top 100,000 ahead of locked-down Easter
by Dmitry Zaks - April 11, 2020 - 9:00am
(Update 1, 12:17 p.m.) — The global coronavirus death toll topped 100,000 Friday as Easter celebrations around the world kicked off in near-empty churches with billions of people stuck indoors to halt...
Pope guides locked-down world through virtual Easter
by Dmitry Zaks - April 10, 2020 - 1:40pm
The Vatican has been closed to visitors for a month and the 83-year-old pontiff—beloved for breaking stuffy customs and mingling with the people—has complained of feeling "caged."
Global virus cases near million as governments expand lockdowns
by Dmitry Zaks - April 1, 2020 - 8:29am
As governments expanded lockdowns that have affected half the planet, global agencies warned that parts of the world could face food shortages if authorities fail to navigate the crisis properly.
Italy sees second successive drop in virus deaths
by Dmitry Zaks - March 24, 2020 - 7:45am
The number of new declared infections fell from 6,557 on Saturday to 4,789 on Monday.
Italy virus deaths hit record as Trump goes on war footing
by Dmitry Zaks - March 19, 2020 - 7:45am
Italy has now recorded more than one-third of global deaths and has shut down all businesses and public gatherings — steps that have spread across the world as worries mount.
Pope prays at Great Plague church as Italy toll mounts
by Dmitry Zaks - March 16, 2020 - 8:04am
The pope prayed for "the end of the pandemic that affects Italy and the world, imploring for the healing of the many sick, and remembering the many victims," the Vatican said.
Italy limits travel and bans public gatherings across whole country
by Dmitry Zaks - March 10, 2020 - 8:42am
Since the COVID-19 disease first emerged in China late last year, Italy has become Europe's hardest-hit country and has seen a rapid rise in cases to more than 9,000 with 463 deaths reported so far.
Year of trials and tribulations for Britain's royals
by Dmitry Zaks - December 24, 2019 - 4:57pm
Here are some of the scandals and misfortunes to have troubled Britain's 93-year-old monarch.
Queen admits 'bumpy' year in Xmas message
by Dmitry Zaks - December 24, 2019 - 9:55am
Queen Elizabeth II will describe 2019 as "quite bumpy" in her traditional Christmas Day message, after a year of crises which saw Britain divided over its impending exit from the European Union and her son Prince...
Climate protesters try to 'occupy' London City Airport
by Dmitry Zaks - October 10, 2019 - 9:15pm
London police dragged away dozens of chanting and singing climate protesters on Thursday who tried to "occupy" an international airport serving the British capital's global financial hub.
Oscar winner Malek unveiled as Bond villain in Craig 007 swansong
by Dmitry Zaks - April 26, 2019 - 4:44pm
"I promise you all I will be making sure Mr Bond does not have an easy ride in this," Malek said.
UK parliament rejects Brexit deal in historic vote
by Dmitry Zaks - January 16, 2019 - 8:08am
Britain's parliament on Tuesday resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, triggering a no-confidence vote in her government and plunging its plans to leave the EU into further chaos.
Queen warns of 'tribalism' in Christmas address
by Dmitry Zaks - December 26, 2018 - 2:00am
Queen Elizabeth II warned of religious "tribalism" in a Christmas message on yesterday delivered against a backdrop of Britain bickering over its impending exit from the EU.
Queen Elizabeth calls for Christmas calm in Brexit storm
by Dmitry Zaks - December 25, 2018 - 12:40pm
"Through the many changes I have seen over the years, faith, family and friendship have been not only a constant for me but a source of personal comfort and reassurance."
UK's May defends Brexit deal before critical allies and cabinet
by Dmitry Zaks - November 15, 2018 - 2:00am
British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her anguished draft divorce deal with the European Union on yesterday before rowdy lawmakers and a splintered cabinet that threatens to fall apart.
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