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South African charged with attempted murder in Kaohsiung city – Taiwan English News

A South African national has been charged with attempted murder following an incident of domestic violence last month. According to reports in United Daily News and Free timethe man named Bowers, and his wife, also South African, had been living in Taiwan for over a year and both worked as …

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Mother’s Day Dublin: The best restaurants to spoil your mum in town

Mother’s Day takes place this year on Sunday, March 27, and with a few weeks to go, it’s probably best to start planning your activities with your mom now. Whether it’s an afternoon tea full of delicious little treats or a magnificent meal that tastes as good as it tastes, …

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Corrie McKeague investigation: Airman ‘hugs doorman’ as he leaves bar on night she goes missing

RAF gunner Corrie McKeague ‘kissed the doorman’ as he left a bar the night of her disappearance, an inquest has heard. The court also heard how the airman punched a nightclub manager in an incident months before he disappeared at a party in 2016. The airman, from Dunfermline, Fife, was …

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Lake City police say man may have information about fatal Lassie Street shooting

LAKE CITY, SC (WBTW) — Lake City police are looking for a man they believe may have information about a recent fatal shooting on Lassie Street. Daryl Lanell Epps, 32, is considered a “person of interest” in the death of Jeremy Lenard McMillan, 36, of Columbia. He died after the …

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Iowa bar owner seeks punishment for her husband’s actions

The owner of a West Des Moines nightclub is suing the city and state over the loss of her liquor license, arguing that she is unfairly held responsible for her husband’s actions. The city of West Des Moines first denied a liquor license for Xcaret Club and Lounge in 2018, …

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Meet the amazing Edinburgh couple who run the city’s first ‘queer cafe’

At the height of the pandemic in 2020, an Edinburgh couple launched crowdfunding to help them create the city’s first ‘queer cafe’. After taking over what was known as Greenwoods cafe, Oskar and Zak, both 26, reached out to the community to help transform the site into a “safe and …

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Galway In Days Gone By – Connacht Tribune – Galway City Tribune:

1922 Powerful feeling Quite a sensation was created in Dominick Street, Galway, yesterday (Thursday) evening when the licensed premises of Mr John Hosty were raided by the IRP in charge of Battalion Officer McAvinue, and there was much of amazement when a few minutes later the police emerged taking with …

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A predatory rapist targeted a teenager he met at the Middlesbrough bar

A rapist who attacked a vulnerable young girl after meeting her in a bar has been jailed. Convicted drug dealer Valentine Livingston persuaded his teenage victim to return home with a group of friends for a party. However, CCTV footage of a takeaway pizza showed how the victim was ‘deadly …

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Teenage Leicester City fan dies in nightclub while celebrating end of college exams

A young Leicester City fan celebrating the end of his exams collapsed in a nightclub and died. Eighteen-year-old George Franks-Herbert, who grew up in Wales and went to Bristol University, has always been a Foxes fan like his father, Peter. In the early hours of Tuesday February 1, he was …

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Businesses in Cardiff city center benefit from loan scheme

Generic image of Windsor Square, Cardiff. Photo: Rob Browne. Submitted by Cardiff Council A £2.35million interest-free loan from the Welsh Government Transforming Towns Loans scheme, through Cardiff Council to help with repurposing and regeneration plans, has been secured by three buildings in Cardiff city centre. In the past, loan funding …

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WA COVID-19 close contact rules let Perth bar owner warn of staff shortages and closures

The owner of several of Perth’s busiest bars and nightclubs has warned they won’t last longer than a fortnight after the border reopens unless isolation rules for close contacts of COVID cases change. Key points: New protocols for close contact have yet to be announced in WA Hotel companies say …

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Doctor explains how using tap water or fizzy drinks will give a false positive Covid lateral flow test

An NHS doctor has explained why using tap water or carbonated drinks on a Covid lateral flow test can give you a positive result. A number of conspiracy theorists have claimed the coronavirus pandemic isn’t real by showing their positive result after pouring a fizzy drink on their rapid test. …

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Golfgate lawsuit hears Supreme Court judge had ‘fuzzy knowledge’ of Covid guidelines before dinner

A Supreme Court judge has testified in the trial of four men accused of breaking Covid-19 regulations, saying he had a “vague and broad knowledge” of guidelines for reopening the hospitality sector. Seamus Woulfe told the trial of two politicians and two hoteliers that the guidelines had been approved by …

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Full back-to-school rules and guidelines as classrooms prepare for possible covid disruptions

Many classrooms on Teesside will see a staggered return this week, with mass testing among older pupils – as Omicron cases continue to rise. Back to school is set to look very different with face mask rules, the threat of significant staff absences and the possibility of online learning. Secondary …

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The Edinburgh crimes that rocked the city in 2021, from gangsters to bus attacks

In a mixed year for the most part in Edinburgh, there were unfortunately huge stories of crime that rocked the city. From the cold-blooded murder of Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh to the barrage of cutting-edge incidents at Edinburgh nightclubs, 2021 is sure to be a year to be forgotten for …

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Bale bars and multi-million pound investments – How Newcastle city center changed in 2021

It has been a year of change in Newcastle city center. Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, it has been heartening to see new stores, restaurants and businesses investing in the city we love. Newcastle’s nightlife was boosted significantly when the North East’s leisure operator, the Apartment Group, invested …

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🌱 Steve Buscemi gets the key to New York | Daily summary

Covid tests, city keys, good signs and bad banners. Here is the latest news from New York. Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a plan to step up COVID-19 testing in schools across the city with 2 million home tests for children whose classmates have contracted the virus and double …

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CDC issues new COVID-19 quarantine guidelines | New York News – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7Ol-jqoO4I Oakland News Now – CDC issues new COVID-19 quarantine guidelines – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Ali Bauman of CBS2 has the story. Going …

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New St. Louis LGBTQ Bar Finds Home in Grove, Opens Early 2022

Click to enlarge Courtesy of Prism STL Four people are opening a new LGBTQ bar in Grove. From left to right: Matthew Connell, Michael Klataske, Jack Abernathy and Sean Abernathy. Leading gay bars in St. Louis, like Attitudes Nightclub, have closed in the past year, but four people are hoping …

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Rivers of urine on the streets of a Birmingham hookah bar as violence is uncovered

A hookah bar in Hockley is set to have its license revoked after being associated with a series of assaults, stabbing and anti-social behavior, it has been claimed. Elite Bar and Lounge on St George’s Street is due for review by the council’s licensing committee next week after police, firefighters …

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Vodka company takes on Birmingham’s bar scene

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register Premium vodka company Jatt Life has signed an agreement to view its products at four of Birmingham’s popular bars and nightclubs. The sites have also signed up for Jatt Life’s new return and reuse program, …

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‘Sleigh’ Holiday Bar Appears at Jack Cleveland Casino, Featuring Festive Drinks and Decorations | Cleveland News – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQVjDLgr49Y Oakland News Now – Holiday bar ‘Sleigh’ appears at Jack Cleveland Casino, offering festive drinks, decorations – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Holiday revelers …

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Costa is giving away a million free drinks to Scots – here’s how to get one

Coffee lovers can rejoice as Costa has announced that it will be giving Scots a million free drinks in December – perfectly in time for your Gingerbread Latte. The popular coffee shop chain will spread the holiday cheer by rewarding Costa Coffee Club app members with “free” drink vouchers that …

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APS issues health and safety guidelines as students return to class | ATL News – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwJFa3Oc3No Oakland News Now – APS issues health and safety guidelines as students return to class – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Atlanta Public Schools …

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BMC Releases New Guidance For Travelers Amid Concerns Over COVID Variant ‘Omicron’ | Asia News – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g8ha1aCNQ4E Oakland News Now – BMC Releases New Guidance For Travelers Amid Concerns Over COVID Variant ‘Omicron’ – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Omicron #GuidlinesForTravelers …

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A new restaurant on the Seven Seas site in the town of Delafield takes its first steps towards approval

A new restaurant at the Seven Seas site in the town of Delafield has taken its first steps towards approval at a plan committee meeting on November 17. David Herro and Jay Franke, who are trying to buy the property at 1807 Nagawicka Road, have said they are “passionate about …

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Work begins on a new office project at the former Swansea Town Center nightclub site

Construction is underway on a new office development at the former Oceana nightclub site in central Swansea. The project at 71/72 The Kingsway will provide 114,000 square feet of space providing flexible work and office opportunities for companies in the tech, digital and creative industries. Due for completion in the …

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JD Wetherspoon’s 99p drinks sale in November will continue until 2022

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon has announced that it will extend its November drink price reduction until the end of February 2022. The measure was originally introduced as a November sale, with the price of some drinks – including selected beers – reduced to just 99p. All Wetherspoon pubs in England, …

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Popular Civic Kokomo’s Bar Completely Barricaded, Ready to Make Way for Wilma | Canberra weather

news, latest news, Boarded up windows are not usually a cause for concern in Canberra’s ever-changing bar and restaurant scene. But seeing the popular Kokomo nightclub receiving the plywood treatment in recent weeks has a disturbing tinge. The bar and nightclub were the scene of a deadly brawl in July …

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The festive menu of Pret A Manger returns with new hot drinks and a festive toast

Pret A Manger is the latest retailer to launch its festive menu to help shoppers get a taste of Christmas before the big day arrives. The popular sandwich shop’s Christmas menu officially landed in stores across Scotland this morning and features a range of new festive hot drinks and toasts, …

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New nightclub’s cocktail bar closed for several weeks after an early morning fire

A cocktail bar inside Middlesbrough’s new superclub was closed several weeks after a fire. Love & Potions inside the downtown STEREO club was hit by fire around 4:15 am. Cleveland firefighters attended the scene on Zetland Road and the cause of the fire is currently under investigation. Go here for …

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Bandhan Bank Posts Huge Rs 3,009 Crore Second Quarter Loss As Bad Debt Rises

Net Interest Income (NII) for the quarter amounted to Rs 1,935.41 crore, compared to Rs 1,923.09 crore in the prior year period. The net interest margin (NIM) was 7.6%, down 4 basis points from 8% in Q2FY21. Private sector lender Bandhan Bank Friday reported a huge net loss of Rs …

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Loudoun County Schools Adjust Quarantine Guidelines

Some rules related to COVID-19 have changed in public schools in Loudoun County. Some coronavirus-related rules have changed at public schools in Loudoun County, Virginia. Wednesday, the the school district announced that the weekly testing requirement for unvaccinated school staff and student-athletes has been suspended indefinitely due to issues with …

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Shots fired at Nashville bar, one injured, police say

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WKRN) – A man was shot twice in the back after a man opened fire at a south Nashville nightclub on Wednesday night. Metro police reported that two men in their twenties were arguing at the Lavo Lounge in Antioch Pike around midnight. Officials said one of the …

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Starbucks fans are ‘super excited’ for the return of the limited-edition Christmas drinks that went viral last year

With Christmas on the horizon, that means the long-awaited return of Starbucks’ winter drinks menu. Although it’s only the beginning of November, the famous coffee chain has already announced its Christmas menu, which includes two delicious new drinks. According to The ExpressStarbucks will offer two new hot beverages this holiday …

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Leicestershire Wetherspoons will be offering 99 pence pints and other drinks throughout November

Leicestershire Wetherspoons Pubs are expected to offer 99+ pints throughout November. The street pub chain is once again offering significantly reduced prices on a number of alcoholic drinks, including beer, whiskey, gin and wine. The deal starts Monday, November 1 and lasts until Tuesday, November 30, and features top brands …

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Iconic Melbourne nightclub reopens with free drinks

Melbourne’s iconic nightclub, New Guernica, was one of many concert halls affected by Melbourne’s strict COVID-19 lockdown rules. The popular hotspot closed in August of this year. Fortunately, with the lifting of the restrictions, we are starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Concrete example ? …

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Tralee students warned after at least six took spiked glasses

A warning was issued to people socializing in Tralee after reports revealed that at least six students from the Technological University of Munster (MTU) were drugged last week. one of the first and second year students involved had socialized together at the event held in a downtown location as part …

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The change of dance floor is not excluded by the new directives of the nightclubs

Dr Tony Holohan hasn’t ruled out kissing on the dance floors when nightclubs reopen tomorrow night. Ireland’s top doctor has said it will be important for everyone entering the clubs to be trapped and have the appropriate Covid certificates for safety. He acknowledged that getting close to people carries “an …

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Edinburgh’s bustling nightclub praised for ‘strong’ crackdown, including drink lids

A popular Edinburgh nightclub has been praised for its approach to cutting-edge reporting in the city. Subway Cowgate is one of the busiest clubs in town, often seen with a long line of students eager to enter. Working with community action group Girls Night Edinburgh, the club have issued a …

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Irish Rail updates Covid 19 travel guidelines and how to stay safe

Iarnrod Eireann has published a practical guide on what passengers can expect when traveling by train with 100% public transport capacity. Iarnrod Eireann has made changes to the way they operate and asked passengers to act in accordance with current government guidelines Covid. All services are now operating at 100% …

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How much do drinks and beer cost at Manchester Pride Live?

Live music on the new MCR Pride Live site kicked off this afternoon, with featured performances today from Yungblud and Sigala. Music will take over a venue just off First Street today and tomorrow, August 28-29. This is the first time Manchester Pride has hosted its live music at this …

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Renovated Burnley nightclub with controversial 80p drink offer

Owners of a bar have unveiled its new interior as they prepare to host their regular promotion of selling drinks for just 80p. Rebecca and Jason McQuoid have owned Projekt Burnley since March 2019 and during the lockdown, when pubs and bars were forced to close, took the opportunity to …

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Orange County Announces Changes to COVID-19 Rules and Guidelines

ORANGE COUNTY, FL – UPDATE: Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings announced a local state of emergency on Wednesday. Learn more about the announcement and read its decree by clicking here. You can find our original story ahead of Wednesday’s announcement below. As Florida sees an increase in the number of …

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