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England: Country in north-west Europe, part of the United Kingdom
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to its west and Scotland to its north. The Irish Sea lies northwest of England and the Celtic Sea to the southwest. England is separated from continental Europe by the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south. The country covers five-eighths of the island of Great Britain, which lies in the North Atlantic, and includes over 100 smaller islands, such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight. It is the largest country of the British Isles.

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Morikawa holds off England’s Casey to claim US PGA Championship [Video]

Morikawa holds off England’s Casey to claim US PGA Championship

Courtesy: PGA of America American Collin Morikawa holds a press conferenceafter winning the US PGA Championship in sensational fashion after a thrillingfinal round in San Francisco. Morikawa emerged..

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Cherished Part Of India's National History Left 'Hanging Out' Of English Letterbox [Video]

Cherished Part Of India's National History Left 'Hanging Out' Of English Letterbox

Indian independence leader Mahatma Gandhi's glasses are set to be auctioned for more than $19,000 on August 21st, 2020. But that's only because someone opened an envelope found hanging out of a..

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England’s Ben Stokes to miss remaining Pakistan Tests for family reasons [Video]

England’s Ben Stokes to miss remaining Pakistan Tests for family reasons

Ben Stokes will miss England’s final two Tests against Pakistan as he preparesto travel to New Zealand to be with his family. Stokes has played a full partin England’s red-ball team this summer,..

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Root hails England's mental strength after 'brilliant chase' at Old Trafford [Video]

Root hails England's mental strength after 'brilliant chase' at Old Trafford

Jos Buttler and Chris Woakes partner up to propel England to an unlikely three-wicket win over Pakistan.

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Burnham: Government 'inhumane' not to extend Covid-19 shielding in Greater Manchester [Video]

Burnham: Government 'inhumane' not to extend Covid-19 shielding in Greater Manchester

The mayor of Greater Manchester said it was "inhumane" for the Government notto extend Covid-19 shielding for clinically vulnerable people in the regionwhen the policy was paused in England on August..

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Coronavirus: England areas with most new cases per 100,000 people [Video]

Coronavirus: England areas with most new cases per 100,000 people

Here is Thursday’s update of the rolling seven-day rate of new cases ofCovid-19, showing the top five local authorities. Blackburn with Darwen iscurrently showing the highest rise in cases, with 82.2..

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British beavers back in the wild after 400 years [Video]

British beavers back in the wild after 400 years

The first beavers to live naturally in the wild in England for over 400 years have been given the green light to stay after a five-year trial showed their dam-building activities were good for wildlife..

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Beavers allowed to stay on River Otter: so what next for the endangered species? [Video]

Beavers allowed to stay on River Otter: so what next for the endangered species?

A decision to let wild beavers stay on the River Otter in Devon permanently isthe culmination of a wildlife saga that has run for more than a decade. Butnow that as many as 15 family groups are free to..

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Arsenal to sack 55 staff as COVID-19 hits revenues [Video]

Arsenal to sack 55 staff as COVID-19 hits revenues

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England v Ireland: Andrew Balbirnie post-match press conference [Video]

England v Ireland: Andrew Balbirnie post-match press conference

Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie savoured a momentous victory over England as“one we’ll remember forever” after overcoming the world champions in a nail-biting conclusion at the Ageas Bowl. Tons..

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England on wait and see if Stokes can bowl in Pakistan test [Video]

England on wait and see if Stokes can bowl in Pakistan test

The day before their first test against Pakistan, it remains unclear if England all-rounder Ben Stokes is fit to bowl.

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Joe Root: England to make late decision on Ben Stokes’ fitness [Video]

Joe Root: England to make late decision on Ben Stokes’ fitness

England will make a late decision on Ben Stokes’ fitness before deciding ontheir final XI for the first Test against Pakistan. Stokes has been managing aquad injury for the past couple of weeks and,..

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England’s ‘Mr Dependable’ Chris Woakes is happy to stay out of the limelight [Video]

England’s ‘Mr Dependable’ Chris Woakes is happy to stay out of the limelight

Chris Woakes doubts he will emulate James Anderson and Stuart Broad inreaching 500 Test wickets and is unfazed about occasionally flying under theradar when compared with his more illustrious England..

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Will England become a cashless society? [Video]

Will England become a cashless society?

Al Jazeera tells you why some English communities are refusing to go cashless.

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Chris Whitty: We have probably reached the limit of what we can do [Video]

Chris Whitty: We have probably reached the limit of what we can do

England's chief medical officer, Prof Chris Whitty, warned the nation had"probably reached near the limit or the limits" of what can be done to reopensociety, meaning trade-offs may be needed to allow..

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Gareth Southgate recalls Euro 96 anguish for mental health campaign [Video]

Gareth Southgate recalls Euro 96 anguish for mental health campaign

Gareth Southgate has revealed a conversation with England team-mate StuartPearce was “invaluable” in helping him deal with his Euro 96 penalty miss.Southgate, now the England manager, has spoken..

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Starmer backs latest lockdown but says lessons must be learn [Video]

Starmer backs latest lockdown but says lessons must be learn

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has welcomed the government’s new lockdown measures in northern England but says the communication has been very poor and that ministers must learn from these mistakes...

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Sturgeon: Welcomes Boris' 'quick action' on lockdown [Video]

Sturgeon: Welcomes Boris' 'quick action' on lockdown

Nicola Sturgeon has urged Scottish people not to travel to areas in northern England as coronavirus cases increase. The First Minister of Scotland also said she welcomes the UK governments 'quick..

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Boris Johnson on Covid lockdown measures in northern England [Video]

Boris Johnson on Covid lockdown measures in northern England

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out the reasons behind the latest lockdown restrictions to be introduced across large parts of northern England – during a press conference in Downing Street..

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Hancock defends new restrictions for northern England [Video]

Hancock defends new restrictions for northern England

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has defended the imposition of new restrictions for parts of northern England which bans households from visiting each other. Report by Etemadil. Like us on Facebook at..

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Burnham calls for clarity as Hancock defends northern England lockdown [Video]

Burnham calls for clarity as Hancock defends northern England lockdown

Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham has called for detail when theGovernment makes announcements concerning localised lockdowns, after it wasconfirmed certain restrictions have been reimposed in..

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Household mixing banned in parts of northern England in virus crackdown [Video]

Household mixing banned in parts of northern England in virus crackdown

Stricter lockdown rules in place as of midnight In parts of Manchester,Lancashire and Yorkshire. The Health Secretary has announced that people arebanned from meeting each other indoors in parts of..

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A Stonehenge mystery has finally been solved [Video]

A Stonehenge mystery has finally been solved

Scientists have solved an enduring mystery about Stonehenge, determining the place of origin of many of the megaliths that make up the famed monument in Wiltshire, England, thanks to a core sample that..

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Hancock: Second wave of coronavirus rising in Europe [Video]

Hancock: Second wave of coronavirus rising in Europe

Health Secretary Matt Hancock tells LBC's Nick Ferrari that a "second wave" ofcoronavirus is "rising in Europe". The length of time people with coronavirussymptoms must self-isolate is set to increase..

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Cancer patients 'forced to chose between finances and employment' - charity [Video]

Cancer patients 'forced to chose between finances and employment' - charity

Some cancer patients face a “cliff edge” of choosing between their health andfinances as the shielding programme draws to a close, a charity has warned.Macmillan Cancer Support said that the..

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