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Putin critic Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

Putin critic Navalny fights for life, aides suspect poisoning

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was fighting for his life in a Siberian hospital on Thursday after drinking tea that allies said they believe was laced with poison.

HMC warns about indoor carbon monoxide poisoning

HMC warns about indoor carbon monoxide poisoning

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) warned the public about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning from burning coal and firewood indoor for heating.

Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city

Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city

Police were called to the Prezzo restaurant in the evening in response to a "medical incident" involving a man and a woman, Wiltshire Police said in a statement.

Novichok patient no longer critical: UK hospital

Novichok patient no longer critical: UK hospital

Charlie Rowley's condition had improve overnight and was now "serious, but stable".

Putin urges 'common sense' as global watchdog meets on spy poisoning

Putin urges 'common sense' as global watchdog meets on spy poisoning

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday urged ‘common sense’ to prevail in the spy poisoning crisis as London and Moscow faced off in a tense meeting at the world's chemical weapons watchdog.

Russian diplomats expelled from US return to Moscow

Russian diplomats expelled from US return to Moscow

Russian television showed passengers disembarking from the plane while several buses waited to pick them up.

14 EU states expel Russian diplomats over UK spy attack

14 EU states expel Russian diplomats over UK spy attack

The move came after British Prime Minister Theresa May addressed fellow European Union leaders at a summit in Brussels to urge them to support Britain's assessment that Russia was to blame.

May seeks EU backing against Russia on spy attack

May seeks EU backing against Russia on spy attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday warned EU leaders that Russia posed a threat to the whole bloc as she sought united backing against Moscow after the poisoning of an ex-spy in England.

Second police officer in hospital after UK spy poisoning

Second police officer in hospital after UK spy poisoning

A second police officer is being treated in hospital for suspected poisoning after a chemical attack on a former Russian double agent but the symptoms are minor, the Mail Online reported on Thursday.

Britain accuses Russia of secretly stockpiling nerve agent

Britain accuses Russia of secretly stockpiling nerve agent

Britain has said Russia used the Soviet-era nerve agent called Novichok to attack Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the first known offensive use of such a weapon on European soil since World War Two.

Kremlin rejects accusations, ultimatums over poisoning row

Kremlin rejects accusations, ultimatums over poisoning row

"Moscow does not accept unfounded accusations that are not based on evidence and a language of ultimatums," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.

16 Malaysian athletes hit by food poisoning at SEA Games

16 Malaysian athletes hit by food poisoning at SEA Games

Sixteen Malaysian athletes have been hit by food poisoning at the Southeast Asian Games and one is in hospital, organisers said on Thursday in just the latest mishap to hit the competition.