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This 100-year-old man from Edinburgh still works 3 days a week, leaves internet amazed
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This 100-year-old man from Edinburgh still works 3 days a week, leaves internet amazed

The organisation further shared that Flucker is a well-known face in the store. He volunteers three days a week and keeps himself busy all the time. He even builds model railways and model ships

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose key seats in London polls
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose key seats in London polls

Results are still pouring in and all seats in England, Scotland and Wales should be declared by Friday evening

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Ukraine's playoff against Scotland rescheduled to 1 June
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Ukraine's playoff against Scotland rescheduled to 1 June

The winners of the match at Hampden Park in Glasgow will play Wales on 5 June in Cardiff for a spot at this year's finals in Qatar.

Indian-origin UK doctor found guilty of sex offences against 48 patients over 35 years
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Indian-origin UK doctor found guilty of sex offences against 48 patients over 35 years

Dr Krishna Singh, a general practitioner, was accused of kissing, groping, giving inappropriate examinations and making sleazy comments, charges that he had denied during a trial at the High Court in Glasgow

Scotland: Lava-like rock spotted burning in field; check viral photos here
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Scotland: Lava-like rock spotted burning in field; check viral photos here

Residents of the area have been requested to stay away from the field and not venture close to it

Scientists develop new COVID diagnosis test using X-rays: Will it replace RT-PCR testing?
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Scientists develop new COVID diagnosis test using X-rays: Will it replace RT-PCR testing?

Experts who have designed this new method — using X-ray technology with Artificial Intelligence — say it is 98 per cent accurate and quicker than the conventional tests

U-19 World Cup 2022 Group D preview: Consistent Australia set sights on fourth title; Sri Lanka aim for improved showing
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U-19 World Cup 2022 Group D preview: Consistent Australia set sights on fourth title; Sri Lanka aim for improved showing

A quick glance at the make-up of Group D of ICC Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup shows just how challenging it will be to make it out of the first round.

UK's Boris Johnson faces political threat as lawmakers prepare to vote on new COVID restrictions
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UK's Boris Johnson faces political threat as lawmakers prepare to vote on new COVID restrictions

Johnson's approval ratings have plunged amid ethics scandals and allegations the government breached its own pandemic restrictions

Saint Andrew's Day 2021: From history to significance, all you need to know about the day
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Saint Andrew's Day 2021: From history to significance, all you need to know about the day

This day marks the starts of Scotland’s Winter Festival and people come together to celebrate Scottish culture through dance and music

T20 World Cup 2021: After a forgettable tournament, Associates look ahead to a more fruitful 2022
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T20 World Cup 2021: After a forgettable tournament, Associates look ahead to a more fruitful 2022

In part thanks to an unhelpful format, the 2021 T20 World Cup was a disappointing tournament for Associates, but 2022 is just around the corner and the unforgiving qualification process has already begun.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Harry Kane fires England to brink of Qatar, Italy's hopes in balance
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Harry Kane fires England to brink of Qatar, Italy's hopes in balance

The England captain Harry Kane has scored just one Premier League goal this season, but now has six in five games for his country.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games

Three groups are set to be decided when the top two teams meet in a last-game showdown. Winners will go to Qatar and losers head for the playoffs in March, needing to get past two more opponents to qualify.

T20 World Cup 2021: Clinical Pakistan hammer Scotland to top group, enter semis unbeaten
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T20 World Cup 2021: Clinical Pakistan hammer Scotland to top group, enter semis unbeaten

Fifties from Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik helped Pakistan post a commanding 189/4 before their disciplined bowling unit restricted Scotland to 117/6 in reply.

T20 World Cup 2021: Babar, Malik star as Pakistan thump Scotland to set up Australia showdown in semis
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T20 World Cup 2021: Babar, Malik star as Pakistan thump Scotland to set up Australia showdown in semis

Skipper Babar scored a polished 47-ball-66 for his 24th fifty in Twenty20 internationals, and his fourth in five matches, while Malik smashed an 18-ball 54 not out as Pakistan posted 189-4 in their 20 overs.

T20 World Cup 2021: Here's why India cannot qualify for semi-finals of the tournament
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T20 World Cup 2021: Here's why India cannot qualify for semi-finals of the tournament

New Zealand's win over Afghanistan meant that India were knocked out of T20 World Cup 2021.

T20 World Cup 2021 scenarios: How can India qualify for semi-finals?
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T20 World Cup 2021 scenarios: How can India qualify for semi-finals?

After win over Scotland, here's how India can qualify for the semi-final of T20 World Cup 2021

T20 World Cup 2021: Not fair to judge us on basis of one or two games, says Ravindra Jadeja
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T20 World Cup 2021: Not fair to judge us on basis of one or two games, says Ravindra Jadeja

Jadeja was asked in the context of his skipper Virat Kohli's assertion that the team wasn't "brave enough" against New Zealand during their second game which they lost by eight wickets.

T20 World Cup 2021: India crush everything in their path to stay in the reckoning
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T20 World Cup 2021: India crush everything in their path to stay in the reckoning

The entire match lasted a mere 24.1 overs as India first skittled Scotland for 85 in 17.4 overs and then batted for another 6.3 overs to knock off the runs, taking the net run-rate to +1.619, which is now best among all six teams, even better than top placed Pakistan (+1.065).

T20 World Cup 2021: India aim for big win against Scotland to keep semi-final hopes alive
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T20 World Cup 2021: India aim for big win against Scotland to keep semi-final hopes alive

Unless there is an injury or two, India are unlikely to tinker with the combination that clicked so well in their last outing against Afghanistan.