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24m Updated Wolves claim first-leg Europa League victory at Torino
Wolves are in a good position to qualify for the Europa League group stage for the first time after winning 3-2 away in Italy against Torino.
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44m Did Boris Johnson put his foot in it in talks with Macron?
The prime minister has been criticised for putting his foot on a table in front of Emmanuel Macron.
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Fires in Amazon Rain Forest Have Surged This Year52m Updated Fires in Amazon Rain Forest Have Surged This Year
The fires, most of which have been set by farmers clearing their land, are raging in uninhabited areas of rain forest and intruding on populated areas in the country’s north.
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Greenland, Jay Inslee, Amazon: Your Thursday Briefing53m Updated Greenland, Jay Inslee, Amazon: Your Thursday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
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56m Updated Macron delivers tough Brexit message to Johnson
When Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson spoke to reporters ahead of their meeting in Paris on Thursday, they stood side by side but sounded as if they were living in parallel universes.
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1h Europa League play-off: Linfield earn stunning 3-2 first-leg win over Qarabag
Two goals from an inspired Shayne Lavery help Linfield stun Azerbaijan champions Qarabag 3-2 in the Europa League play-off first leg.
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Prince William and Kate Middleton seen getting off budget flight to Scotland1h 1m Updated Prince William and Kate Middleton seen getting off budget flight to Scotland
Prince William, Kate Middleton and their children took the 8.45am economy FlyBe flight from Norwich to Aberdeen this morning.
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Meet the Students Fueling Hong Kong’s Protests: ‘We May Die’1h 1m Updated Meet the Students Fueling Hong Kong’s Protests: ‘We May Die’
Antigovernment protests have raged all summer, aided by student activists. How will they be heard after they go back to school? Here’s what they told us.
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Where Does Italy’s Enfeebled Five Star Find Itself? At the Center of Power1h 15m Where Does Italy’s Enfeebled Five Star Find Itself? At the Center of Power
In a remarkable turn, the collapse of Italy’s government has put the anti-establishment party back at center stage, to the worry of its detractors.
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1h 24m Updated Channel migrants: Children among 61 people to arrive by boat
A further 30 people, including ten children and a baby, are picked up in French waters.
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1h 37m Forrest & Edouard ease Celtic to Europa League play-off first-leg win over AIK
Celtic ended a turbulent nine-day spell by taking a significant step towards the Europa League group stages after beating AIK 2-0 in Glasgow.
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1h 39m Indonesia cuts off internet to Papua following protests
Demonstrators calling for Papuan independence held a rally in Jakarta after days of riots in Indonesia's eastern region.
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1h 43m Updated Sarah Sanders becomes the latest ex-Trump official to join Fox News
Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has joined Fox News as a contributor, the network announced on Thursday. It is the latest sign of the revolving door relationship between Fox and the Trump administration.
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1h 50m Updated Sean Spicer will be dancing. ABC News staff are fuming
Tom Bergeron isn't the only person who's unhappy about the casting of Sean Spicer on "Dancing With the Stars."
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2h Poland lightning strike kills four, injures 100, in Tatra mountains storm
The highest number of injuries occurred on Mount Giewont where lightning struck a large metal cross.
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2h Updated More than $1 million in cocaine was found hidden in boxes of bananas at three grocery stores
Authorities are trying to figure out how bricks of cocaine worth more than $1 million wound up in banana shipments delivered to three grocery stores in Washington state.
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Boy, 10, dies after being found unconscious at Birmingham property2h Boy, 10, dies after being found unconscious at Birmingham property
Woman arrested on suspicion of neglect after child receives trauma treatment but later dies A woman has been arrested on suspicion of neglect after the death of a 10-year-old boy in the Acocks Green area of Birmingham. Police and paramedics were called to an address in Blossomville Way early on Thursday, following reports of a child unconscious at the address. Reports said the boy had been found in a caravan. He was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead at 8.20am.
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Hong Kong Charges 2 Men Over Mob Attack on Protesters2h Updated Hong Kong Charges 2 Men Over Mob Attack on Protesters
Dozens of people were injured in the assault, and the police were widely criticized for failing to halt the violence.
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2h Updated White House drops attempt to cancel $4 billion in foreign aid
The White House has dropped its attempt to move forward with a controversial plan to eliminate up to $4 billion in foreign aid funding without congressional approval, several officials confirmed Thursday.
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Five dead in lightning strike in Tatra mountains2h Five dead in lightning strike in Tatra mountains
Five people, including two children, have been killed after lightning strikes in the Tatra mountains in Poland and neighbouring Slovakia.
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2h Ashes highlights: England bowl Australia out on day one of third Test
England bowl Australia out for 179, with Jofra Archer taking 6-45, on day one of the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
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2h Huge gust of wind sends man flying onto roof
A group of employees were setting up tents for an event at The Esso Club in Clemson, South Carolina, when a huge gust of wind sent one man flying in the air.
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Ashes: Archer takes six to skittle Australia3h Ashes: Archer takes six to skittle Australia
Jofra Archer claimed a maiden Test five-for as a late flurry of wickets saw England bowl Australia out for 179 after an otherwise frustrating, rain-filled first day of the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
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3h Updated Correctional officers subpoenaed in Epstein death investigation, a source says
As many as 20 correctional officers who work at the federal detention center where Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide received grand jury subpoenas last week relating to an investigation into his death, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
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3h Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer takes 6-45 as England bowl Australia out for 179
Jofra Archer takes 6-45 to help England bowl out Australia for 179 on a truncated first day of the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
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Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires3h Updated Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires
Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping the Amazon rainforest, was booed at a climate event on Wednesday as celebrities including Leonardo DiCaprio and Ariana Grande joined an international chorus of criticism. Videos of Ricardo Salles being
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3h William and Kate take budget flight from Norwich to Aberdeen
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge boarded a Flybe jet at Norwich airport.
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Home Office passport and visa chief Mark Thomson set to resign3h Updated Home Office passport and visa chief Mark Thomson set to resign
Exclusive: Director general heading up sections at centre of Windrush scandal to step down next March The head of two of the Home Office sections at the centre of the Windrush scandal has told staff he will be stepping down next year.
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Ai Weiwei cites change in German attitudes as reason for move to UK3h Ai Weiwei cites change in German attitudes as reason for move to UK
Chinese artist and activist will relocate to Cambridge after four years living in Berlin The Chinese artist and dissident Ai Weiwei is swapping his adopted home of Berlin for Britain, saying German society has become intolerant of refugees and that he feels like a man without a home. The artist is to move to Cambridge with his partner and 10-year-old son, but will keep a studio in the German capital.
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Rohingya Muslims Are Supposed to Be Going Back to Myanmar. Why Aren’t They?3h Updated Rohingya Muslims Are Supposed to Be Going Back to Myanmar. Why Aren’t They?
Fear of more ethnic cleansing has kept hundreds of thousands of Rohingya from returning. But both Bangladesh and Myanmar have kept up the claim that all is clear.
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4h Updated Man cleared over burning Grenfell effigy model film
Relatives of those killed in the Grenfell Tower disaster had called the video "revolting".
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4h Updated Greenland sees spike in tourism interest after Trump ponders buying it
Greenland might be the new travel hot spot, thanks to President Trump.
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Mining lobbyists access Queensland government 214 times in six years4h Mining lobbyists access Queensland government 214 times in six years
Exclusive: resources companies ‘punch well above their weight’ in lobbying the state, Grattan Institute says Mining and energy corporates have used paid lobbyists to access the Queensland Labor government 214 times in the past six years, analysis shows. The mining and energy sector is hugely influential in Queensland, donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to political parties, and regularly gaining access to the most senior members of cabinet.
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Australian cheesemakers warn EU name crackdown will cost jobs4h Australian cheesemakers warn EU name crackdown will cost jobs
Free trade deal could harm many Australian producers with European ancestry who carry on family traditions Australian cheesemakers are mobilising against a proposed European crackdown on the naming of hundreds of products – including feta, mozzarella and gorgonzola – warning not only of job losses, but of a degradation of Australia’s rich multicultural history. As part of negotiations between Australia and the European Union over a new free trade agreement, the EU has put forward a list of
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Brexit deal solution at risk from ticking clock, not Merkel or Macron4h Brexit deal solution at risk from ticking clock, not Merkel or Macron
With or without a 30-day deadline, the Brexit endgame will play out in London – rather than Paris or Berlin If a week is a long time in politics, three weeks feels like an eternity in Brexit. Newly installed in No 10 in July, Boris Johnson
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4h Acocks Green: Woman held after boy, 10, dies in hospital
The 10-year-old boy was pronounced dead after being found unresponsive at a house in Birmingham.
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4h Updated Williams to face Sharapova in first round of US Open
Serena Williams will play Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open at Flushing Meadows in New York.
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Why Markets Are Not Panicking About Italy (Yet)5h Updated Why Markets Are Not Panicking About Italy (Yet)
Uncertainty is a familiar part of Italian politics, and investors are already looking at what a new government could bring.
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5h Giraffes given greater protection from unregulated trade as numbers fall
Numbers of the world's tallest mammal have fallen in Africa by 40% in the past three decades.
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5h Updated Brexit: Backstop indispensable, Macron tells Johnson
PM meets French president in Paris, insisting Brexit impasse can be broken "with energy and creativity".
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Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort5h Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort
Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine state A second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh has failed after the authorities failed to convince the refugees it would be safe to return. The Myanmar government
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Italian president meets party leaders to explore coalition options5h Updated Italian president meets party leaders to explore coalition options
Most credible option for new majority is alliance between M5S and Democratic party The leader of Italy’s anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) has said he is striving for “a solid majority” with the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) after the collapse of M5S’s stormy alliance with the far-right League. “We won’t let the ship sink, or Italians will pay,” Luigi Di Maio said after a meeting with President Sergio Mattarella.
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South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan5h Updated South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan
The move concerns the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely tracked.
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Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany5h Updated Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany
An asylum seeker was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of a German man last year in the eastern city of Chemnitz that added fuel to an anti-immigrant backlash.
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Shropshire young mother forced to breastfeed baby son on train floor, slams inconsiderate commuters5h Shropshire young mother forced to breastfeed baby son on train floor, slams inconsiderate commuters
Sophie Molineux, 22, was travelling from Shropshire to Ludlow Castle for a day out with her partner Rob Moore, 25, when she was forced to breastfeed baby Chester, one, on a 'filthy' train floor.
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Ready for a 19-Hour Flight? Tests to Start on New York-to-Sydney Route5h Ready for a 19-Hour Flight? Tests to Start on New York-to-Sydney Route
Qantas will make three test runs from New York and London to Sydney to check the effects of what could become the world’s longest direct flights.
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5h Amazon fires: Bolsonaro says Brazil cannot fight them
President Bolsonaro says his government lacks the resources to battle the record number of blazes.
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5h Williams to face Sharapova in first round US Open
Serena Williams will play Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open at Flushing Meadows in New York.
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Town near Barcelona uses wolf urine to keep wild boar away5h Town near Barcelona uses wolf urine to keep wild boar away
Lack of rain may be forcing animals to seek food from rubbish bins in Aiguafreda A small town outside Barcelona is using wolf urine to deter wild boar that have been coming in from the surrounding countryside. After trying a variety of deterrents, the town council of Aiguafreda has agreed, in association with the local hunters’ association, to see if the smell of the pheromones of the wild pigs’ principal predator will keep them at bay.
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Two Years Ago, They Fled Myanmar Into Squalor. Home Still Looks Worse.5h Two Years Ago, They Fled Myanmar Into Squalor. Home Still Looks Worse.
Fear of more ethnic cleansing has kept hundreds of thousands of Rohingya from returning. But both Bangladesh and Myanmar have kept up the claim that all is clear.
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5h EuroHockey Championships 2019: England beat Ireland in relegation pool
England claim their first win of the 2019 Men's EuroHockey Championships as Phil Roper's goal earns a 2-1 victory over Ireland in Belgium.
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6h Royal Mail union to ballot 100,000 workers on strike action
Management are not abiding by an agreement on pensions and pay, says a union.
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6h Listeria outbreak infects 175 people during peak tourist season in Spain
Spain's health ministry has issued an international health warning over a listeria outbreak that has infected 175 people.
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Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson any new Brexit deal would have to be very similar to existing one – live6h Updated Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson any new Brexit deal would have to be very similar to existing one – live
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris
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6h Updated Migration: UK cannot end freedom of movement on Brexit day, experts say
The UK has no system to work out who is legally in the country after a no-deal Brexit, experts say.
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UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by a solar farm6h UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by a solar farm
Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route paves the way for solar-powered trains The world’s first solar farm to directly power a railway line will plug into the track near Aldershot, paving the way for solar-powered trains. About 100 solar panels at the trackside site will supply renewable electricity to power the signalling and lights on Network Rail’s Wessex route.
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6h Updated Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest striker Agogo dies aged 40
Former Ghana, Nottingham Forest and Bristol Rovers striker Junior Agogo dies at the age of 40.
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6h Rocket with robot launched into space
Nicknamed "FEDOR," the Skybot F-850 is on its way to the International Space Station, according to Russian space agency Roscosmos.
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6h Father comes home to find his children dead in the garage. Police say his wife is the suspect
A father in California came home to find his two children dead, and their mother is now the lone suspect, Ontario Police said in a statement.
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7h Amazon rainforest veers toward a potential disaster
The Amazon is burning -- and humans are likely to blame.
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Bolsonaro backtracks on claim NGOs started Amazon fires7h Bolsonaro backtracks on claim NGOs started Amazon fires
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has denied accusing environmental groups of starting fires in the Amazon rainforest, saying he was merely airing his suspicions when he spoke previously on the issue.
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Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution7h Updated Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution
A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up.
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Denmark’s Leader Didn’t Want a Fight With Trump. She Got One Anyway.7h Denmark’s Leader Didn’t Want a Fight With Trump. She Got One Anyway.
President Trump responded angrily when Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s rebuffed the idea of selling Greenland, but she is trying to move past it.
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7h GCSEs not gone to plan? Our experts offer advice
Catherine Sezen, of the Association of Colleges, and Samrita Hayer, of the National Careers Service, offer advice.
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Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable7h Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable
French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exit
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Bold Women. Scandalized Viewers. It’s ‘Sex and the City,’ Senegal Style.7h Updated Bold Women. Scandalized Viewers. It’s ‘Sex and the City,’ Senegal Style.
A hit TV show that unapologetically portrays female sexuality has thrilled many Senegalese. Except those who want it taken off the air.
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7h South Korea scraps military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan
South Korea is scrapping its military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan, the latest escalation in a trade dispute that threatens global supply chains for smartphones and other gadgets.
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Denmark’s Leader Didn’t Want a Fight With Trump. She Got One, Anyway.7h Denmark’s Leader Didn’t Want a Fight With Trump. She Got One, Anyway.
President Trump responded angrily when Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s rebuffed the idea of selling Greenland, but she is trying to move past it.
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Man in court over Grenfell bonfire effigy video says it was a joke about his friend group7h Man in court over Grenfell bonfire effigy video says it was a joke about his friend group
Paul Bussetti, 47, says burning of cardboard tower was not meant to be about victims The burning of a model of Grenfell Tower on a bonfire was a joke about a group of friends, not about the deaths of 72 people who lost their lives in the blaze, according to the man who filmed the footage. Speaking at Westminster magistrates court, Paul Bussetti claimed the video – shot at an annual party held by a friend – was considered “funny” by those involved. He said it was not intended to be about the victims of the 2017 fire.
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What if We All Ate a Bit Less Meat?7h Updated What if We All Ate a Bit Less Meat?
Also this week, how an economic downturn could affect climate change.
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Man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany7h Man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany
Syrian asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi guilty of manslaughter of Daniel Hillig in Chemnitz A Syrian asylum seeker accused of a killing that sparked a week of far-right street violence in the eastern German city of Chemnitz in 2018 has been found guilty of manslaughter. Alaa Sheikhi, 24, was sentenced to nine and a half years in prison by the Chemnitz higher regional court on Thursday.
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With Her Latest Novel, Petina Gappah Sees an Obsession Through8h Updated With Her Latest Novel, Petina Gappah Sees an Obsession Through
The Zimbabwean writer was inspired by Faulkner, Eliot and Toni Morrison for “Out of Darkness, Shining Light,” a fictional account of the journey David Livingstone’s workers took transporting his body.
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Prince Andrew brushes off Jeffrey Epstein fallout with a spot of golf8h Updated Prince Andrew brushes off Jeffrey Epstein fallout with a spot of golf
The 59-year-old Duke of York has been keeping a low profile at the Real Club Valderrama, one of the most exclusive courses in Europe, in the south of Spain.
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Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences8h Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences
Three protesters found guilty despite intervention of shadow chancellor in their support Three activists from the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion have been found guilty of public order offences. Patrick Thelwell, 19, from York; Peter Scott, 66, from Devon; and Samuel Elmore, 26, from Hyde End were charged with offences including breach of section 14 of the Public Order Act 1986, obstructing a highway and obstructing police.
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8h Neighbours fly rainbow flags to support victim of homophobic abuse
Neighbours of a man subjected to homophobic abuse in the street rally to show their solidarity.
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9h Analysis: Something is eating at the US President
Something is eating at President Donald Trump.
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Supercar horror smash leaves man, 25, fighting for life9h Supercar horror smash leaves man, 25, fighting for life
A 25-year-old man is fighting for life this morning after a crash between two an Audi A5 and a Jaguar F Type in south London last night that left a trail of destruction through a high street.
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Macron says Brexit backstop indispensable but agrees to more talks9h Macron says Brexit backstop indispensable but agrees to more talks
French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exit Emmanuel Macron has described the Irish backstop as “indispensable” to a Brexit deal but backed the idea of a month of further talks to find a solution as he met Boris Johnson in Paris on Thursday. The French president told Britain’s prime minister that he must come forward with concrete proposals for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU within 30 days, backing
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9h Updated First Titanic dives in 14 years reveal how the ocean floor is swallowing up the shipwreck
The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria.
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Police investigate death of 10-year-old boy in Birmingham9h Police investigate death of 10-year-old boy in Birmingham
Boy was found unconscious at house and his death is being treated as unexplained A 10-year-old boy has died after being found unconscious at an address in Birmingham. The boy was found at a house in the Acocks Green area on Thursday and was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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Corbyn invites Opposition and Tory rebels to Brexit No Deal meeting9h Corbyn invites Opposition and Tory rebels to Brexit No Deal meeting
Jeremy Corbyn wrote to opposition parties and Tory rebels inviting the SNP, the Lib Dems, Plaid Cymru, the Greens, Change UK and five Conservatives to am August 27 meeting to stop No Deal.
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9h Wind sends man flying onto roof
A group of employees were setting up tents for an event at The Esso Club in Clemson, South Carolina, when a huge gust of wind sent one man flying in the air.
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9h Ship captain who faces prison time for migrant rescues refuses Paris bravery medal
Pia Klemp, the captain of a migrant rescue ship who faces prison time in Italy after rescuing hundreds of migrants in the Mediterranean, has refused a medal awarded by the city of Paris for bravery.
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9h Updated The Amazon is burning -- and humans are likely to blame
The Amazon is burning -- and humans are likely to blame.
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10h Updated Farrell and Ford to start for England against Ireland
George Ford and Owen Farrell will start together for the first time in over a year when they line up for England against Ireland on Saturday.
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My fiancee is in an Iranian prison, a victim of the depravity of international relations | James Tyson10h My fiancee is in an Iranian prison, a victim of the depravity of international relations | James Tyson
The British and Iranian governments are at loggerheads. Aras Amiri’s imprisonment on false charges is the resultAs I write, my fiancee, Aras Amiri, is being
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10h Updated Brazil environment minister heckled over Amazon fires
Ricardo Salles is booed after figures suggest a record number of fires are burning in Brazil.
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10h Apple Card can be damaged by wallets and jeans
Apple advises owners of its new credit card to keep it away from leather and denim.
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10h Updated GCSE results: Pass rates and top grades edge upwards
The GCSE pass rate and top grades edge up slightly, despite concerns about exam difficulty.
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Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning – video10h Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning – video
There have been more than 72,000 fire outbreaks in Brazil so far this year, up 84% on the same period in 2018, according to the country’s National Institute for Space Research. More than half were in the Amazon. It followed reports that farmers were feeling emboldened to clear land for crop fields and cattle ranches because the new Brazilian government was keen to open up the region to economic activity. The Brazilian president, 
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Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson hold press conference in Paris – live10h Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson hold press conference in Paris – live
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris
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10h Updated Brexit: Johnson arrives in Paris for talks with Macron
PM meets Emmanuel Macron after the French president insisted the EU-UK deal could not be reopened.
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Man admits sending fake anthrax to female politicians11h Man admits sending fake anthrax to female politicians
Richard Hayes pleads guilty to sending powder to MP Chloe Smith and other public figures A man has admitted charges of sending fake anthrax to a string of female politicians, including the Conservative MP Chloe Smith and the Labour MP Emma Reynolds. Richard Hayes, 40, of no fixed abode, was arrested in Barnstaple, north Devon, on 18 July by counter-terrorism officers. He appeared via video link at Exeter crown court on Thursday and admitted 16 charges of making a noxious substance hoax, contrary to section 114 of the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001.
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11h Nepal bans single-use plastic on Everest
Nepal is banning single-use plastic on and around Mount Everest in a bid to cut down on the region's trash problem.
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Macron warns Boris Johnson Brexit could turn UK into vassal state of US before they meet in Paris - live news11h Updated Macron warns Boris Johnson Brexit could turn UK into vassal state of US before they meet in Paris - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris
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EU migration to UK at lowest level since 2013, disputed data shows11h Updated EU migration to UK at lowest level since 2013, disputed data shows
ONS figures released after it admitted reliability of data had been downgraded Immigration to the UK from the EU remains at its lowest level since 2013, according to disputed estimates from the Office for National Statistics. The quarterly migration statistics report has been released a day after the ONS had to admit the reliability of the data set had been called into question and
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11h Updated Marriott cook planned mass shooting at hotel, police say
Long Beach, California, police arrested a man they say was planning a mass shooting, the police chief said.
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11h Man arrested for upskirting 555 women
Police in Madrid arrested a 53-year-old man accused of recording intimate videos of more than 500 women without their consent before posting the footage on porn sites.
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11h Updated German boy, 8, takes car on 87 mph night ride
An 8-year-old German boy stole his mother's car and took it for a night-time drive at 87mph (140kmph) along a highway, local police said.
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Macron: There can be no new Brexit deal in next 30 days11h Macron: There can be no new Brexit deal in next 30 days
Boris Johnson has had his bid to get France's support for a new Brexit deal in 30 days rebuffed on a trip to Paris.
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US briefing: Greenland spat, child migrant detention and climate debate11h US briefing: Greenland spat, child migrant detention and climate debate
Thursday’s top story: Danes hit out at ‘narcissistic’ Trump after he cancels visit. Plus, How Tom Brady stays on top form at 42 Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories.
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11h Fly-half Byrne to make full Ireland debut against England
Leinster fly-half Ross Byrne will make his full debut for Ireland in Saturday's World Cup warm-up game against England at Twickenham.
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Rohingya repatriation fails as no one turns up11h Rohingya repatriation fails as no one turns up
An attempt to repatriate more than 3,000 Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar appears to have failed after no one agreed to return.
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Home Office to assign Border Force tasks to agency workers11h Updated Home Office to assign Border Force tasks to agency workers
Dover staff say move could compromise security and leave border without protection Agency workers will take over tasks from
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Boris Johnson is playing politics with Northern Ireland’s ‘delicate balance’ | Matthew O’Toole12h Boris Johnson is playing politics with Northern Ireland’s ‘delicate balance’ | Matthew O’Toole
By asserting hard UK sovereignty in Northern Ireland, the prime minister is risking the country’s painfully won consensusControl and consent are intimately related. Where consent exists and is freely given, statements of control are unnecessary.
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John Leslie appears in court accused of sexual assault12h John Leslie appears in court accused of sexual assault
Former TV presenter denies sexually touching a woman without her consent in 2008 The former TV presenter John Leslie has denied sexually assaulting a woman in London more than a decade ago. Leslie, from Edinburgh, appeared at Southwark crown court in south-east London on Thursday accused of sexually touching a woman, then aged 30, without her consent in 2008.
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On the Front Lines With Hong Kong Protesters: ‘We May Die,’ ‘We May Be Jailed’12h On the Front Lines With Hong Kong Protesters: ‘We May Die,’ ‘We May Be Jailed’
Antigovernment protests have raged all summer, aided by student activists. How will they be heard after they go back to school? Here’s what they told us
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12h Analysis: The 2020 Democratic field is going to start shrinking faster now
On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He's not likely to be the last to say goodbye in the next few weeks.
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Your Thursday Briefing12h Updated Your Thursday Briefing
Greenland, Jay Inslee, Amazon: Here’s what you need to know.
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12h Kia Super League: Danni Wyatt scores 59 from just 33 balls as Vipers beat Diamonds
Danni Wyatt top-scores for Southern Vipers with a fine 59 from just 33 balls as the Vipers held on to beat Yorkshire Diamonds by three runs in the Kia Super League.
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12h German boy, 8, takes car on 87mph ride
An 8-year-old German boy stole his mother's car and took it for a night-time drive at 87mph (140kmph) along a highway, local police said.
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Brazen Women. Scandalized Viewers. It’s ‘Sex and the City,’ Senegal Style.12h Updated Brazen Women. Scandalized Viewers. It’s ‘Sex and the City,’ Senegal Style.
A hit TV show that unapologetically portrays female sexuality has thrilled many Senegalese. Except those who want it taken off the air.
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12h Ulster Grand Prix safety money spent on club facilities
Three riders have died since quarter of a million pounds was allocated to the Dundrod circuit in 2017.
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12h Updated Ex-England rugby union international Haskell signs as MMA fighter
Former England rugby union international James Haskell signs a deal to fight with mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA.
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Victoria abolishes public drunkenness as a crime ahead of death in custody inquest12h Victoria abolishes public drunkenness as a crime ahead of death in custody inquest
The family of Tanya Day welcome ‘a great first step’ and push for a ‘health and wellbeing based approach’
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12h Indonesia Sends Police to Restive Region After Racial Slurs Ignite Protests
Demonstrations erupted in distant Indonesian Papua after a video circulated showing Papuan students on Java being insulted as the police surrounded their dormitory.
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12h Updated Novak Djokovic: How a kid from war-torn Belgrade beat the odds
Novak Djokovic was just 11 years old and asleep in his bed in Belgrade when a loud explosion, followed by the sound of shattering glass and air raid sirens woke him up.
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13h Updated Mexican Court Says Cocaine Should Be Allowed
A pro-legalization group in Mexico says a court has granted two injunctions ordering the government to allow plaintiffs to carry and use cocaine, though not to buy or sell it.
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New Zealand speaker feeds MP’s baby during parliament debate – video13h New Zealand speaker feeds MP’s baby during parliament debate – video
Trevor Mallard, New Zealand's House of Representatives speaker, cradled and bottle fed Tāmati Coffey's baby while he presided over a debate
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13h Updated Sudan’s Top General Sworn In as Leader of New Ruling Body
Sudan’s top general was sworn in Wednesday as the leader of a joint military-civilian body created to rule Sudan during a three-year transition period toward democratic elections.
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Jeremy Corbyn invites Opposition leaders and Tory rebels to an anti-no deal meeting NEXT WEEK13h Updated Jeremy Corbyn invites Opposition leaders and Tory rebels to an anti-no deal meeting NEXT WEEK
Jeremy Corbyn wrote to opposition parties and Tory rebels inviting the SNP, the Lib Dems, Plaid Cymru, the Greens, Change UK and five Conservatives to am August 27 meeting to stop No Deal.
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Northern Ireland police chief warns hard border could revive extremists13h Northern Ireland police chief warns hard border could revive extremists
No-deal Brexit could become ‘a fuelling point’ for paramilitary groups, says Simon Byrne The chief constable of the Police Service of
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Stalemate in Algeria six months after start of protests that ousted leader13h Stalemate in Algeria six months after start of protests that ousted leader
Demonstrators say they will persist until military-backed government is replaced by civilian democracy Six months after a wave of protests began in Algeria, people are still demonstrating and the military-backed government appears determined to keep its grip on power. The protests have gained a familiar rhythm since tens of thousands of Algerians first took to the streets on 22 February. Thousands of students turn out on Tuesdays and there are larger protests each Friday.
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Teachers are to get tough new training so they can deal with badly-behaved pupils13h Updated Teachers are to get tough new training so they can deal with badly-behaved pupils
Gavin Williamson is set to launch a review into how UK schools can work on stricter behaviour strategies to reduce the number of pupils being excluded.
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13h GCSEs: StudyTube revision videos got me through exams
How a community of online students on YouTube helped people studying for their exams.
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UK weather: record August bank holiday temperature expected13h UK weather: record August bank holiday temperature expected
Mercury forecast to hit 33C as sizzling weather replaces wind and rain A bank holiday heatwave could set record temperatures around the country, with blue skies expected to replace
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13h What is it like to live in a converted shipping container?
A new report says growing numbers of families live in the buildings but they are often unsuitable.
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13h Ryanair flights take off despite pilot strike
UK pilots at the airline have begun a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.
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13h #SupportMulan campaign kicks off in China
Disney hasn't always had the easiest time in China, but amid calls to boycott the live-action version of "Mulan" the entertainment giant is getting help from an unlikely ally: Chinese state media.
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Baby allowed to become severely malnourished on vegan diet13h Baby allowed to become severely malnourished on vegan diet
A mother and father have been spared jail after allowing their baby daughter to become severely malnourished on a vegan diet.
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14h Rohingya say no to repatriations
Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling camps on the border between the two countries.
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14h The ocean floor is swallowing Titanic shipwreck
The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria.
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Automakers snub Trump to side with climate crisis, says Obama-era official14h Automakers snub Trump to side with climate crisis, says Obama-era official
Companies are considering years of regulatory uncertainty when aligning with California’s mileage standards deal Automakers pushing back against Donald Trump’s rollbacks to mileage standards want to avoid drawn-out court battles and be seen as on the right side of the climate crisis, according to one of the architects of the Obama administration rules. Jeff Alson, who spent a decade on the standards as senior transportation and air quality advisor in the Environmental Protection Agency, said the companies are worried about years of regulatory uncertainty that could end with judges deciding against Trump.
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Army bosses are recruiting poor teenagers into dangerous roles due to lack of adults signing up14h Updated Army bosses are recruiting poor teenagers into dangerous roles due to lack of adults signing up
Almost 30 per cent of last year's new recruits were aged 16 or 17 and they were often from poorer backgrounds. Young people signing up is increasingly important as overall recruitment drops.
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15h Ryanair passengers face disruption as strike starts
UK pilots at the airline begin a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.
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15h Striking photos document the collapse -- and evolution -- of 20th century communism
The two giants of 20th century communism, China and the Soviet Union, experienced profoundly different fates.
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One in five pensioners pops seven pills every day in the UK15h Updated One in five pensioners pops seven pills every day in the UK
Two million over-65s in the UK - 20 per cent of pensioners - now take at least seven different medications each day, a report found. Some 39 per cent are on at least five prescription drugs.
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I am the Barkindji Warrior and I fight to break the Indigenous cycle of despair | Shantelle Thompson15h I am the Barkindji Warrior and I fight to break the Indigenous cycle of despair | Shantelle Thompson
We need to dig beneath the scar tissue to find the power that is within all of us
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15h A new mural of Larry Bird with tattoos irks...Larry Bird
A new mural of Larry Bird painted in Indiana has drawn scorn from Bird himself.
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15h Ulster Grand Prix safety money spent on new toilets
Three riders have died since quarter of a million pounds was allocated to the Dundrod circuit in 2017.
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Protesters defend sacred 800-year-old Djap Wurrung trees as police deadline looms15h Protesters defend sacred 800-year-old Djap Wurrung trees as police deadline looms
Victoria police circle ahead of slated bulldozing of more than 260 trees that are significant to Aboriginal women A standoff between authorities and hundreds of protestors trying to protect sacred trees in western Victoria could come to a head on Thursday night as a police evacuation deadline looms. More than 260 Djap Wurrung trees that are 800 years old
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16h Evidence suggests microplastics in water pose ‘minimal health risk’
The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available.
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Every G7 country should have a feminist foreign policy | Emma Watson, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Katja Iversen and Michael Kaufman16h Every G7 country should have a feminist foreign policy | Emma Watson, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Katja Iversen and Michael Kaufman
We members of the G7’s Gender Equality Advisory Council are urging countries to ditch archaic and discriminatory laws and promote empowerment The sheer tenacity of women raising their voices and organising for fundamental change has been, and will continue to be, the driving force for achieving women’s rights and a gender-equal world. Yet we cannot ignore the fundamental role that governments can play in either promoting or thwarting change. That is why the four of us accepted French president Emmanuel Macron’s invitation to join 32 colleagues to form a
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High turnover, understaffing, low pay: US nurses fight to unionize16h High turnover, understaffing, low pay: US nurses fight to unionize
Several groups of nurses are organizing to form unions in response to poor working conditions, despite opposition from management The American healthcare system is plagued by the
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West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest, cuts internet16h Updated West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest, cuts internet
Jakarta cuts online access to Papua ‘and surrounding areas’ until the atmosphere ‘returns to being conducive and normal’ Indonesia has deployed more than 1,000 security personnel to West Papua and cut internet access, amid days of violent demonstrations in what activists say are the largest protests to occur in the region in years. On Wednesday, violent unrest occurred in Fakfak, where a market was set ablaze and street battles erupted between police and protesters.
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16h See moment engine failure forces a plane into ocean
A man and a woman were rescued by the Coast Guard after a small plane went down near Half Moon Bay off the Northern coast of California.
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16h Updated Midway Through His Year, Our 52 Places Traveler Answers Readers’ Questions
Milestones lend themselves to reflection, so we took the opportunity to slow down and tap you, fellow travelers, for questions you might have about my journey.
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Vegan parents of malnourished toddler sentenced to 300 hours community service16h Vegan parents of malnourished toddler sentenced to 300 hours community service
The girl was fed an exclusively vegan diet, and had severe physical and mental development issues The Sydney parents of a severely malnourished baby girl have avoided jail and instead been sentenced to 300 hours community service. The pair, who can’t be identified for legal reasons, pleaded guilty in 2018 to failing to provide for a child, causing danger of serious injury. They were sentenced on Thursday to an 18-month intensive corrections order in Downing Centre district court.
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70-Year-Old Man Wins 1,000-Kilometer Horse Race in Mongolia16h Updated 70-Year-Old Man Wins 1,000-Kilometer Horse Race in Mongolia
“Preparation trumps youth,” said the winner, Bob Long, who “hated” to think that he couldn’t complete the Mongol Derby, a grueling contest across the steppes of Mongolia.
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Justin Trudeau: the rise and fall of a political brand17h Justin Trudeau: the rise and fall of a political brand
Thanks to his clever use of social media, he was dubbed the first prime minister of the Instagram age – but after four years in power, cracks in his image have started to show. By Ashifa Kassam On the last night of March 2012, Justin Trudeau climbed into a boxing ring in downtown Ottawa, the Canadian capital, intent on rescuing his public image. He was clad in a lustrous red robe, the colour of the Liberal party, for which he was then a junior member of parliament. In the opposite corner, wearing Tory blue, was a young aboriginal leader and Conservative senator named Patrick Brazeau, who is a former navy reservist and a second-degree black belt in karate. Bookies had given the lanky Trudeau, a former high school teacher, three-to-one odds against. The
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My best shot: Rena Effendi on haymaking in Transylvania17h My best shot: Rena Effendi on haymaking in Transylvania
‘The light was soft … They were so graceful. They are the last peasants, the last of their kind’ In 2012, I travelled to Transylvania to document what is effectively the last remaining bucolic landscape of Europe. England, for example, has lost most of its hay meadows because of large-scale agriculture, but in
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California arms traffickers used Snapchat to market illegal weapons17h California arms traffickers used Snapchat to market illegal weapons
Recent investigations show that in the Bay Area, social media is playing a significant role in firearms sales One post showed the man walking through a home brandishing a gun with a high-capacity magazine and tapping an unidentified woman on her buttocks with the barrel. In another, he waved a pistol loaded with a 50-round drum magazine in the air while driving a car. They’re two of several Snapchat posts by Anthony Reed, a 22-year-old Nevada resident who prosecutors allege used the social media platform to market weapons in California.
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Pakistan Leader Vents Frustration at India: ‘No Point in Talking to Them’17h Updated Pakistan Leader Vents Frustration at India: ‘No Point in Talking to Them’
Prime Minister Imran Khan complained bitterly about what he described as repeated rebuffs from India over Kashmir. And he raised the threat of military escalation.
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Why are there violent clashes in Papua and West Papua?17h Why are there violent clashes in Papua and West Papua?
The Free Papua Movement has been fighting for independence from Indonesia for 50 years, so why is there a big flare-up now? Papua and West Papua form the western half of the island of New Guinea (the eastern half is the nation of Papua New Guinea). The region was known as Irian Jaya until 2000, before the provinces were renamed in 2003 as Papua and West Papua. Jakarta maintains they are an integral and indivisible part of Indonesia, but that has been contested for more than half a century, including via a low-level, armed insurgency. Indonesian troops have been accused of human rights abuses and violent suppression of the independence movement. The two provinces have suffered from systemic underdevelopment but are rich with natural resources, including gold, copper, and timber and generate billions of dollars for Indonesia.
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NSW spent $68m in past year keeping children removed from families in motels18h NSW spent $68m in past year keeping children removed from families in motels
‘Alternative care’ arrangements on the rise, and 42% of children Indigenous The New South Wales government spent $68m in the past year keeping children who were removed from their families in motels, hotels and other kinds of “alternative care” and, according to the government’s own figures, these arrangements are on the rise. According to minutes from the now-disbanded Family and Community Services (Facs) ministerial advisory group, there were 161 children and young people living in motels, hotels and serviced apartments in October last year.
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Johnson and Macron to hold ‘frank’ Brexit talks in Paris18h Johnson and Macron to hold ‘frank’ Brexit talks in Paris
French observers fear Britain’s PM is setting up France to take blame over no-deal departure Emmanuel Macron will hold a friendly but “frank” working lunch with Boris Johnson on Thursday after dismissing his request to renegotiate the Brexit withdrawal agreement and
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18h Updated Australia Is Third Country to Join U.S. in Patrolling Strait of Hormuz
“This is about freedom of shipping,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who denied that Australia was helping the United States put pressure on Iran.
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China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate18h Updated China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate
The detention of a trade officer has raised fears that the police in mainland China are arresting people to dampen support for protests in Hong Kong.
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German Theme Park Shuts Swastika-Shaped Ride18h Updated German Theme Park Shuts Swastika-Shaped Ride
The park’s owner said he had not noticed the ride’s resemblance to the Nazi symbol. Public display of the swastika is banned in Germany, where anti-Semitic crimes are on the rise.
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Boris Johnson Needs Help From Trump, but Not Too Much18h Updated Boris Johnson Needs Help From Trump, but Not Too Much
As he undertakes his first foreign trip, Mr. Johnson needs American support for Brexit. But he also needs help from Berlin and Paris, where the president is regarded with suspicion.
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The Right Answer? 8,186,699,633,530,061 (An Abacus Makes It Look Almost Easy)18h Updated The Right Answer? 8,186,699,633,530,061 (An Abacus Makes It Look Almost Easy)
The abacus is still taught in Japanese schools, although not as intensively as it once was. But the centuries-old tool is still popular, and national tournaments attract elite competitors.
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18h Pompeo praises ‘US ally’ Denmark after Trump cancels visit
The US secretary of state speaks with Denmark's foreign minister amid a public row over Greenland.
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Asic to ban or restrict investment products which lose customers $2bn a year19h Asic to ban or restrict investment products which lose customers $2bn a year
Corporate regulator cracks down on sale of binary options and contracts for difference in major move in financial sector The corporate regulator says it will ban or restrict the sale of two exotic investment products that cost customers almost $2bn a year. Using new product intervention powers gained in April, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission wants to ban the sale of binary options to ordinary Australians for 18 months – the maximum period allowed under the law.
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19h Updated Texas inmate maintains innocence until his execution
A Texas death row inmate continued to maintain his innocence up until he was executed Wednesday.
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Protesters in West Papua clash with Indonesian security forces – in pictures19h Protesters in West Papua clash with Indonesian security forces – in pictures
Large demonstrations and violent protests have taken place across the Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua. On Wednesday, Jakarta said it was sending a further
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Wife and son of pensioner were arrested after watching him overdose, inquest told19h Updated Wife and son of pensioner were arrested after watching him overdose, inquest told
Ralph Snell, of Lymington, Hampshire, was driven to take his own life due to osteoporosis, and told his son Richard, 68, (pictured arriving at court today) and his wife Molly that he wanted to kill himself.
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19h Nottingham bus drivers shave off half their hair
The team, which includes three women and 11 men, are raising money for Hayward House, a palliative care centre in the city.
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19h Updated GCSE results: Nail-biting wait for grades
As hundreds of thousands of pupils await their GCSE results, there is a warning the exams were too hard.
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Tim Fischer, former deputy prime minister and Nationals leader, dies aged 7319h Tim Fischer, former deputy prime minister and Nationals leader, dies aged 73
Fischer, who led the National party between 1990 and 1999, had had cancer for more than a decade Former Nationals leader and deputy prime minister Tim Fischer has died aged 73. Fischer, who first became an MP at the age of 24, was National leader from 1990 to 1999 and deputy prime minister in the Howard government from 1996 to 1999. He quit politics in 2001.
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Viewers baffled by complicated TV plots due to looking at their phones20h Updated Viewers baffled by complicated TV plots due to looking at their phones
Two-thirds of global viewers are continually baffled by the plot of TV and films because they are 'second screening' - watching two screens at once - a survey by Radio Times has found.
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20h Football grounds to pubs: Our fight for free tampons
Has your period ever ruined a night out? Three Celtic fans are trying to do something about it.
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20h Updated Washington Gov. Jay Inslee drops out of presidential race
Democratic Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday announced he is suspending his presidential campaign.
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School reopens inquiry into teens giving Nazi salute as new clips emerge, reports say20h School reopens inquiry into teens giving Nazi salute as new clips emerge, reports say
Videos appear to show students marching with German flag and wrapping themselves in Confederate flag School officials in southern California are reportedly reopening an investigation into a group of high school students seen giving Nazi salutes on video, after more racist video and images surfaced on Wednesday.
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Washington governor Jay Inslee drops out of 2020 presidential race20h Washington governor Jay Inslee drops out of 2020 presidential race
Democrat who had built his campaign around tackling climate crisis says it was clear he would not win Jay Inslee, the governor of Washington and a 2020 Democratic hopeful, has dropped out of the presidential race. Inslee, who
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David Cameron does his best Daniel Craig impersonation20h David Cameron does his best Daniel Craig impersonation
David Cameron was spotted on the beach in Cornwall yesterday in a scene which draws direct comparison to Daniel Craig appearing in the 2006 James Bond movie Casino Royale.
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School friends open 1997 time capsule buried 22 years ago20h School friends open 1997 time capsule buried 22 years ago
Gemma Lynch, Emma Page, Sian McGreary, Gemma Albiston, Gemma Roughsedge and Katy Wynne were just 15 when they buried their keepsakes in Helsby Hill, Cheshire in 1997.
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20h Johnson to meet Macron as French president downplays backstop hopes
The leaders will meet hours after the French president seemed to dampen hopes of any new Brexit deal.
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Man 25 arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire21h Man 25 arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire
A Polish butcher has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire. Pawel Relowicz, 25, was arrested yesterday and is being quizzed by detectives.
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21h Initial evidence shows microplastics pose ‘minimal health risk’
The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available.
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Teenagers braced for GCSE misery as experts predict fewer than 1,000 pupils will achieve top grades21h Teenagers braced for GCSE misery as experts predict fewer than 1,000 pupils will achieve top grades
Head teachers have warned parents not to make their children feel like 'failures' if they miss out on top grades.This is the first year-group whose exams were almost all in the tougher new format.
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Sea eagles soar back to Isle of Wight 240 years on21h Sea eagles soar back to Isle of Wight 240 years on
Two sea eagles were released over the Isle of Wight. It marked the first time the species has flown over the island in 240 years. Pictured: A white-tailed eagle, April 2019.
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British tourist, 75, becomes the second to die of Legionnaires disease21h British tourist, 75, becomes the second to die of Legionnaires disease
Brian Taylor, 75, from Huddersfield was admitted to hospital after returning from a week's holiday at the Hotel Kalofer on Sunny Beach, Bulgaria in June.
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21h Hong Kong protests: What do young people want?
Young protestors in Hong Kong have been speaking about what they want from the government.
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Climate change fears reach record levels22h Climate change fears reach record levels
Fears over climate change have reached record levels - with 85 per cent of adults in the UK now 'concerned' about global warming, the highest figure since IPSOS Mori first asked the question in 2005.
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22h Hong Kong protesters stage silent sit-in to mark vicious mob attack
A crowd of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong staged a silent sit-in at the Yuen Long MTR station on Wednesday evening, marking a month since a group of suspected organized crime group members violently attacked demonstrators there.
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Will £100billion HS2 hit the buffers?22h Will £100billion HS2 hit the buffers?
Announcing an 'independent and rigorous' review into HS2, Britain's Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said 'clear evidence' was needed before a decision could be made.
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22h The secret Facebook groups where women shame their exes
Some are using them to accuse their ex-partners of violence, rape and child abuse - despite the dangers.
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Seized Beijing skyscraper snapped up for £605m in auction22h Seized Beijing skyscraper snapped up for £605m in auction
A Beijing skyscraper confiscated from a fugitive Chinese billionaire has been sold in an online auction for 5.18 billion yuan (£605m).
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Tory party chairman James Cleverly is facing a police probe over his car crash on M1122h Tory party chairman James Cleverly is facing a police probe over his car crash on M11
Essex Police were unable to confirm yesterday whether they had received a complaint from Mr Khan - but said they would investigate if one was made. Cleverly hit another car in his Land Rover.
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Thirty years on from the Marchioness disaster relatives fear they buried the wrong person22h Thirty years on from the Marchioness disaster relatives fear they buried the wrong person
Elsa Garcia, 25, a London-based language student heading for a banking career, was one of 51 young people killed in the Marchioness boat disaster on the River Thames in 1989.
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Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism After Safari Ends in a Nightmare22h Updated Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism After Safari Ends in a Nightmare
A safari guide knew every watering hole in Pendjari National Park in Benin. He did not know that terrorists across the border could reach him in his country.
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22h Updated US to allow indefinite detention of migrant families
The Trump administration on Wednesday announced plans that could hold undocumented families detained together indefinitely, replacing the decades-old agreement that set a 20-day limit for holding children.
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23h Updated Man Arrested in Madrid ‘Upskirt’ Case Involving 555 Women
The police say a suspect used his daily commute to film women, then posted illegal videos to a pornography site.
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23h Ugandan war survivors partnered with therapy dogs
A scheme in Uganda partner dogs with war survivors to help them overcome trauma.
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