Von der Leyen is in! Let the fighting over the next European Commission begin. : EU leaders will fight back against “too powerful” von der Leyen as she assembles ...
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Von der Leyen is in! Let the fighting over the next European Commission ...
Quick Glance: Re-election of Ursula von der Leyen as President of the European Commission
  • Ursula von der Leyen secured a second term as President of the European Commission with 401 votes, showing an improvement from the previous election five years ago.

  • The position of President of the European Commission in Brussels holds significant importance with extensive responsibilities and international representation.

  • Various politicians congratulated von der Leyen on her re-election, while there was also criticism from other groups.

  • Von der Leyen advocated for exceptions for E-Fuels, emphasized the fight against extremists, and proposed measures to support farmers.
Tadej Pogacar also wins the penultimate stage of the Tour de France: For the last time, the professional cyclists of the 111th Tour de France will be climbing ...
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Tadej Pogacar also wins the penultimate stage of the Tour de France
Quick Glance: Tour de France: Pogacar's Triumph on the 20th Stage
  • Tadej Pogacar wins the 20th stage, securing his fifth daily victory on Col de la Couillole. Richard Carapaz claims the polka dot jersey.

  • Pogacar dominates with his historic double win at the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France. Vingegaard solidifies his second place in the overall standings.

  • The final time trial is expected to be a triumph for Pogacar. A dramatic finish like 1989 is unlikely.

  • The general classification after the 20th stage shows Pogacar in the lead, followed by Vingegaard and Evenepoel. Carapaz leads the mountain classification, Girmay Hailu leads the sprint classification.
Arson?:Major fire in the middle of Portorož: Numerous bars and stores destroyed: A fire broke out in the center of Portorož on the Adriatic coast in Slovenia on ...
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Arson?:Major fire in the middle of Portorož: Numerous bars and stores ...
Quick Glance: Major Fire in Portorož: Firefighting Efforts and Speculations
  • A major fire erupted in Portorož, destroying numerous shops and bars.

  • Firefighters battled the flames, two firefighters were injured.

  • Investigators will determine the cause, while speculations of arson arise.

  • Significant income loss for owner and employees, commitment to rebuild by next year.
Merciless Pogacar puts the hammer down to beat Vingegaard again: Tadej Pogacar inched closer to securing his third Tour de France title after outwitting his main ...
reuters.com/sports/cycling/pogacar-retains-yellow-jersey-with-tour-de-france-stage-20-win-2024-07-20/
Merciless Pogacar puts the hammer down to beat Vingegaard again
Major fire in Portorož:Aerial photos show destruction: "800 degrees Celsius and no visibility"
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Major fire in Portorož:Aerial photos show destruction:
Tour de France: Tadej Pogačar smashes Jonas Vingegaard on Plateau de Beille: What an impressive Pyrenees show from Tadej Pogačar: the leader of the Tour de ...
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Tour de France: Tadej Pogačar smashes Jonas Vingegaard on Plateau de ...
Quick Glance: Unleashed Pogacar Triumphs in Pyrenees - Vingegaard Loses Ground
  • Tadej Pogacar clinched the victory on the first Pyrenees stage ahead of Jonas Vingegaard. Another rider claimed the third position.

  • Pogacar extended his lead in the overall standings, while Vingegaard lost time and is now trailing by over 1:57 minutes.

  • Nils Politt supported Pogacar and set a high pace, leading to Pogacar attacking Vingegaard shortly before the finish line and gaining crucial seconds.

  • Pidcock had to leave the Tour due to COVID symptoms, with measures still not being established for the Tour de France.
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With only Sunday's time trial remaining, two-time champion Tadej Pogacar leads by over 5 minutes, as the Slovenian aims to become the first man in 26 years to ... Show more
Queen stage of the Tour de France: Above all the peaks is Pogačar: It is the highest point in the history of the Tour de France: But even the ride to the 2 ...
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Queen stage of the Tour de France: Above all the peaks is Pogačar
The Tour de France Is Now Tadej Pogocar’s Race to Lose: Stage after stage he has taken time from his rival Jonas Vingegaard. Two tough Alpine stages remain ...
nytimes.com/2024/07/17/sports/tour-de-france-pogacar-vingegaard.html
The Tour de France Is Now Tadej Pogocar’s Race to Lose
Battle against flames ongoing in North Macedonia with international support: Firefighting crews from neighbouring Serbia, as well as Croatia and Slovenia ...
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Battle against flames ongoing in North Macedonia with international ...
🚴‍♂️ Slovenian #cyclist Tadej #Pogačar won the 19th stage of the Tour de #France on Friday. Here’s the latest on the #Tour from FRANCE 24’s Sports Editor James Vasina ... Show more
Huge disinformation networks hit Europe ahead of the EU elections: In the run-up to the European elections in June, there was a coordinated attempt to spread ...
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Huge disinformation networks hit Europe ahead of the EU elections
Hungary’s gatherings get cold shoulder after Putin visit: At least six countries refused to send their senior ministers to Budapest on Tuesday ...
politico.eu/article/hungary-gathering-get-cold-shoulder-after-vladimir-putin-visit-viktor-orban/
Hungary’s gatherings get cold shoulder after Putin visit
Workers get right to flexible working from their first day: Family-friendly hours to be made easier to arrange in Labour's big shake-up of employment rights
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Workers get right to flexible working from their first day
Riders association plans legal action against fan who threw chips at Pogacar: The Professional Cyclists' Association (CPA) said it will take legal action against ...
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Riders association plans legal action against fan who threw chips at ...
Piran: Baby boom among dolphins off Slovenia's coast: Numerous dolphins have had calves in the past few weeks, reports Morigenos in Piran ...
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Piran: Baby boom among dolphins off Slovenia's coast
150 hectares: Forest fire in Slovenia: firefighting aircraft and 480 firefighters in action
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150 hectares: Forest fire in Slovenia: firefighting aircraft and 480 ...
Tour de France results, standings: Tadej Pogačar invincible with Stage 20 victory
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Tour de France results, standings: Tadej Pogačar invincible with Stage 20 ...
Pogacar rides solo to Tour de France stage 15 win, extending overall lead: Tour de France leader Tadej Pogacar highlighted his climbing credentials in the ...
reuters.com/sports/cycling/pogacar-rides-solo-tour-de-france-stage-15-win-2024-07-14/
Pogacar rides solo to Tour de France stage 15 win, extending overall lead
Tour dominator Tadej Pogacar: Like an alien machine: The Slovenian is a mystery to the competition, he shook off all his rivals at the mountain finishes in the ...
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Tour dominator Tadej Pogacar: Like an alien machine
France election: Far right’s rise suffers unexpected blow as left surges: Instead of ushering in France’s first far-right government since World War II ...
washingtonpost.com/world/2024/07/07/france-election-result-2024-left-far-right/
France election: Far right’s rise suffers unexpected blow as left surges
Quick Glance: France's Shock Elections and Political Turmoil
  • After surprising election results in France, political instability and uncertainty over government formation ensue.

  • Radical left leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon quickly claimed victory as the far-right was unexpectedly pushed to third place.

  • Despite the left's success, no party can individually secure the 289 seats in the 577-seat parliament, leading to a political deadlock.

  • President Macron's government faces challenges as a period of political instability and uncertainty begins for France.
Projections in France's election show voters rejecting the far right: Voters turned out in numbers not seen in decades to stop the far-right National Rally from ...
npr.org/2024/07/07/nx-s1-5032011/france-elections-emmanuel-macron-marine-le-pen
Projections in France's election show voters rejecting the far right
Post-election, here is what France’s 577-seat National Assembly now looks like 👇 It puts the the left-wing alliance in first place ... Show more

POLITICO Poll of Polls — French polls, trends and election news for France – POLITICO
The Tour de France’s Two-Time Champion Makes His Last Stand: Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaard is running out of chances to claw back time on Slovenia’s Tadej Pogacar ...
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The Tour de France’s Two-Time Champion Makes His Last Stand
Pogacar clinches stage 19 in Tour de France with attack on final climb
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Pogacar clinches stage 19 in Tour de France with attack on final climb
President's 'last supper' with CSs before axe falls: Some ministries are set to be scrapped including an array of State corporations disbanded ...
standardmedia.co.ke/politics/article/2001498370/presidents-last-supper-with-css-before-axe-falls
President's 'last supper' with CSs before axe falls
"Never go in there again": Teenager pulls giant predatory fish out of Austrian lake - scaring passers-by
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Pogacar pulverises opposition in second straight Tour de France stage win
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Pogacar pulverises opposition in second straight Tour de France stage win
🇺🇦🇨🇿🇸🇮Ukraine has signed security agreements with the Czech Republic and Slovenia, as reported on the website of the Office of the President of Ukraine ... Show more
Pros and cons of a ‘technocratic government’ that could end France's political stalemate
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Pros and cons of a ‘technocratic government’ that could end France's ...
Pogacar primed for finale as Campenaerts and baby steal Tour de France show: Saturday is also mountainous with two climbs and another downhill finale.
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Pogacar primed for finale as Campenaerts and baby steal Tour de France ...
Shock projections of the French election put the left-wing coalition ahead of both President Macron and Marine Le Pen's far-right party ... Show more

France legislative election: Bardella slams “alliance of dishonor” after major setback – POLITICO
Quick Glance: The Impact of Russian Disinformation on French Voters
  • The Kremlin may have viewed the National Rally as the preferred winners of the French snap election and attempted to support their results.

  • Newly registered websites are publishing a variety of content, from deepfakes to generative AI texts and reports on real subversions.

  • The recent hybrid strategy aimed to disorient and confuse undecided individuals in the French double election.

  • The reluctance of Big Tech companies to counter Kremlin campaigns has emboldened Moscow, leading to the proliferation of harmful content on social media.
Bob Marley was right when he said “Dem aguh toad fi si mi face!” The Marley royalty continues as YG Marley takes the Reggae Sumfest Stage with plenty of ... Show more
Paris Olympics: Convicted sex offender isolates himself at the Olympics: At 19, he raped a minor and was sentenced to prison. Now Steven van de Velde is taking ...
welt.de/sport/olympia/article252599644/Olympische-Spiele-Paris-Verurteilter-Sexualstraftaeter-isoliert-sich-bei-Olympia.html
Paris Olympics: Convicted sex offender isolates himself at the Olympics
“The Whole Country of France Has Won”: Far Right Blocked from Power as Left Surges
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“The Whole Country of France Has Won”: Far Right Blocked from Power as ...
Tour de France standings: Race outlook after Stage 18 with three stages left: The Tour de France Stage 18 saw thrilling action and a shocking finish ...
usatoday.com/story/sports/cycling/tourdefrance/2024/07/18/tour-de-france-standings-results-stage-18/74452708007/
Tour de France standings: Race outlook after Stage 18 with three stages ...
Far-right National Rally President Jordan Bardella just addressed a room full of his supporters. While his party won the first round of the French election ... Show more

France legislative election: Bardella slams “alliance of dishonor” after major setback – POLITICO
Professional cyclist André Drege dies in an accident: Tadej Pogacar is in shock: Cycling is shaken. The Norwegian professional André Drege has an accident on the ...
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Professional cyclist André Drege dies in an accident: Tadej Pogacar is in ...
Quick Glance: Tragedy at Tour of Austria: Norwegian cyclist fatally injured
  • Norwegian cyclist André Drege tragically passed away during the Tour of Austria on the stage from Großglockner to Heiligenblut.

  • Police have initiated investigations, and the continuation of the tour is uncertain. Team managers and the UCI will decide on the final stage.

  • André Drege is the second cyclist to have a fatal accident in a race this year. The focus shifted away from the race events due to the tragedy.

  • The award ceremony was canceled, and the atmosphere among the riders was somber. Filippo Ganna won the stage, with Felix Großschartner finishing as the top Austrian in ninth place.
Cameroon activists hope for change after president's daughter comes out: Rights activists in Cameroon and abroad have praised the daughter of President Paul Biya ...
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Cameroon activists hope for change after president's daughter comes out
Zuma, Mapisa-Nqakula among esteemed guests invited to opening of Parliament: Despite the invite, Zuma did not show up for the ANC's virtual disciplinary session ...
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Zuma, Mapisa-Nqakula among esteemed guests invited to opening of ...
Jonas Vingegaard and Remco Evenepoel struggling to match Tadej Pogacar's attack. #TDF2024 #cycling #tourdefrance
Ukraine signs long-term security deals with Czechia, Slovenia: Prague and Ljubljana will provide Ukraine with long-term military and non-military assistance.
kyivindependent.com/ukraine-signs-long-term-security-deals-with-czechia-slovenia/
Ukraine signs long-term security deals with Czechia, Slovenia
BBC Strictly Come Dancing star confirms bombshell return: The 'huge' Strictly Come Dancing announcement was confirmed on BBC's The One Show ahead of the new ...
express.co.uk/showbiz/tv-radio/1920582/strictly-come-dancing-aljaz-skorjanec-return
BBC Strictly Come Dancing star confirms bombshell return
Quick Glance: Aljaz Skorjanec Returns to Strictly Come Dancing
  • Aljaz Skorjanec announced his return to Strictly Come Dancing after leaving the show in 2022.

  • His comeback was confirmed on The One Show, amidst the collapse of plans for Strictly Come Dancing's anniversary celebration at Buckingham Palace.
Tour de France 2024: Lance Armstrong criticizes Tadej Pogacar's attack on stage 17 - "It was really unnecessary" - Eurosport
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Tour de France 2024: Lance Armstrong criticizes Tadej Pogacar's attack on ...
What does it take to be an Olympic athlete? Olympians Sandrine Billiet and Tina Trstenjak are top judo competitors. As a martial art ... Show more

The Conversation - Women enjoying judo - BBC Sounds
Still standing, Vingegaard lies in wait on Tour de France: With defending champion Jonas Vingegaard entering the event having not raced for three months ...
reuters.com/sports/cycling/still-standing-vingegaard-lies-wait-tour-de-france-2024-07-08/
Still standing, Vingegaard lies in wait on Tour de France
Slovenia vs. American parenting: differences according to US mom: Brittany McAnally and her family moved to Slovenia for a year from the US ...
businessinsider.com/us-mom-europe-cultural-parenting-differences-returned-california-culture-shock-2024-7
Slovenia vs. American parenting: differences according to US mom
France election: Left alliance makes surprise gains to relegate Marine Le Pen’s National Rally to third
irishtimes.com/world/europe/2024/07/07/france-election-left-alliance-makes-surprise-gains-to-relegate-marine-le-pens-national-rally-to-third/
France election: Left alliance makes surprise gains to relegate Marine Le ...
Euro 2024 result: Spain triumph over England in the final: England had never reached a Euro's final before Southgate's arrival.
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Euro 2024 result: Spain triumph over England in the final
Quick Glance: Spain Wins Euro 2024 Final Against England 2-1
  • Spain clinches a record fourth European Championship by defeating England 2-1 in a dramatic Euro 2024 final in Berlin.

  • Nico Williams scores first for Spain, followed by an equalizer from Cole Palmer for England.

  • Mikel Oyarzabal nets the winning goal for Spain late in the game.

  • Spain secures their fourth Euro title, while England faces disappointment in the final once again.
Slovenia was one of 118 UN member states, including the UK and USA, to pledge support to UNRWA in providing life-saving work for Palestinian refugees ... Show more
Quick Glance: UN Chief Criticizes Israel's Actions in Gaza
  • UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urges the international community to ensure financial support for the UN agency for Palestinian refugees in Gaza.

  • Facing a significant funding gap, UNRWA is only operational until August and urgently needs additional funding to continue operating through December and beyond.

  • The Secretary-General condemns Israel's military offensive in Gaza, emphasizing that the entire Palestinian refugee population is suffering and in need of humanitarian assistance.

  • UNRWA has faced underfunding in the past, particularly following allegations against employees that led to the suspension of funds by 16 donor countries. The agency is receiving renewed support from some countries, including the US, which has suspended payments until 2025.
French election could see far-right in power for first time since WW2: As the second round of voting begins a far-right government could come to power ...
euronews.com/my-europe/2024/07/07/french-election-could-see-far-right-in-power-for-first-time-since-ww2
French election could see far-right in power for first time since WW2
Election analysis: Greens want to get out of their own bubble: The Greens suffered an electoral defeat in the European elections. Now the party leaders Ricarda ...
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Election analysis: Greens want to get out of their own bubble
Bloke gets 'England Euros 2024 winners' tattoo before they've even won 😬
Jonas Vingegaard and Tadej Pogacar putting on a show at the Tour de France! #cycling #tdf2024 #tourdefrance
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Tadej Pogacar is inevitable. 😤 #TDF2024
Ivanka Trump After Shooting: ‘I Continue to Pray for Our Country’: Four of Donald Trump’s children—Ivanka, Don Jr., Eric, and Tiffany—posted their support on ...
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Ivanka Trump After Shooting: ‘I Continue to Pray for Our Country’
There was relief among many left-wing voters after they were projected to get the most seats in France’s lower house of parliament ... Show more

French left-wing campaigners 'relieved' but uncertain for future | Euronews
Sharks in Croatia: Video from Vodice causes uncertainty: Sharks are not only found in the large oceans. There are also numerous species in the Mediterranean that ...
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Sharks in Croatia: Video from Vodice causes uncertainty
No more MoUs without my nod, Attorney General tells agencies : The government chief legal officer has warned he will not authorise any partnership initiated by a ...
monitor.co.ug/uganda/news/national/no-more-mous-without-my-nod-attorney-general-tells-agencies--4693006
No more MoUs without my nod, Attorney General tells agencies 
'New Popular Front is ready to govern,' says victorious Mélenchon: Mélenchon addresses the nation after what he dubbed an "impossible" ...
euronews.com/my-europe/2024/07/07/new-popular-front-is-ready-to-govern-says-victorious-melenchon
'New Popular Front is ready to govern,' says victorious ...
Tadej Pogacar has won the penultimate stage of the 2024 Tour de France! 🟡 A fifth stage victory of the campaign for the Slovenian.