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Johnson under pressure over friend receiving public funds

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PM stonewalls allegations of conflict of interest over friendship with Jennifer ArcuriBoris Johnson stonewalled repeated questions about a conflict of interest row over his grants of public money to an American businesswoman on Monday as more deta...

Modi defends removing Kashmir's autonomy at Trump rally

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Indian PM accuses Pakistan, which also claims Kashmir, of harbouring terroristsNarendra Modi defended his government’s actions in Kashmir and accused Pakistan of harbouring terrorists during a packed rally in Texas attended by the US president Don...

Greta Thunberg condemns world leaders in emotional speech at UN

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‘How dare you’: activist, 16, opens UN summit with stern remarks against leaders for failing to act to combat crisisClimate change activist Greta Thunberg has opened the United Nations Climate Action Summit with an angry condemnation of world lead...

Corbyn defeats grassroots motion for out-and-out remain campaign

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Brighton conference delegates reject call for clear anti-Brexit campaign ahead of next general electionJeremy Corbyn has seen off an attempt by grassroots activists to force Labour to adopt an out-and-out remain position ahead of a general electio...

Haiti: journalist one of two men injured as senator opens fire outside parliament

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Jean Marie Ralph Féthière draws handgun amid chaosPhotojournalist Chery Dieu-Nalio injured with security guardTwo men including an Associated Press photojournalist have been shot and injured by a Haitian senator who opened fire outside the country...

David Lammy blames Trudeau's blackface outfit on 'racist tropes'

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Tottenham MP says Canadian PM’s scandal reveals ‘even liberal leaders’ perpetuate racismThe Labour MP David Lammy has blamed the decision by Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, to blacken his face at a party on pervasive racist tropes that ev...

Why is the Trump-Ukraine whistleblower scandal so serious?

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Reports that Trump urged a foreign leader to investigate Joe Biden have rocked Washington and intensified calls for impeachmentLive blog: Democrats ramp up pressure over UkraineDonald Trump is facing on one of the most perilous periods of his hist...

Italian hunter killed his father thinking he was wild boar, say police

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Son, aged 34, charged with manslaughter after Martino Gaudioso shot dead, officers sayA 55-year-old man was killed by his adult son during a hunting expedition in southern Italy after being mistaken for a wild boar, police have said.Martino Gaudio...

Cats bond with their people too, study finds

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Scientists say felines display similar ‘attachment styles’ with caregivers as dogs and children – but not everyone is convincedCats may sometimes seem aloof, contrary and utterly nonplussed by humans, but it turns out that might not be the full st...

UK to snub Franco-German 'alliance for multilateralism'

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UK decision not to send minister to first meeting of group is sign of how Brexit is shifting foreign policyBritish ministers are to snub a major new “alliance for multilateralism” being launched by France and Germany at the United Nations general ...

EU's chief negotiator calls Johnson's backstop solution 'unacceptable'

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Barnier pours scorn on PM’s Irish border proposal as it would not avoid customs and VAT checks post-BrexitMichel Barnier has described Boris Johnson’s solution for replacing the Irish backstop as “unacceptable” as the EU’s chief negotiator gave hi...

Brazilian indigenous leaders denounce Bolsonaro before UN speech

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Open letter decries ‘colonialist and ethnocidal policies’President expected to attack left and foreign critics in New YorkIndigenous leaders in Brazil have denounced Jair Bolsonaro’s “colonialist and ethnocidal” policies as the far-right populist ...

Zaghari-Ratcliffe case: Iran says UK offered to release funds if minister intervened

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Mohammad Javad Zarif said he would argue for release if UK repaid £400m from tank dealIran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has said the UK offered to release long-frozen Iranian funds in return for him intervening to help free Nazanin Za...

Eurozone economy slows amid trade decline and Brexit fears

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German private sector shrinks, contributing to wider manufacturing recession The eurozone economy came close to stalling in September after declines in global trade and the threat of a no-deal Brexit triggered the fastest fall in manufacturing out...

Five people wounded in shooting at Kansas City swingers club

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Police say they responded to a shooting Sunday at The Spott Lifestyle and Swingers club, and that motive is still unknownAuthorities say five people were shot and wounded at a swingers club near Kansas City.Jackson county Sheriff Darryl Forte said...

Impeachment talk intensifies over Trump's call with Ukraine president

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Trump seems to acknowledge he discussed Biden in July callOpinion: this is a taste of how dirty 2020 will getImpeachment talk has intensified in Washington, after Donald Trump suggested he discussed Joe Biden and Biden’s son in a phone call with t...

Alarm over cases of disease with Ebola-like symptoms in Tanzania

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World Health Organization frustrated by lack of clinical data sharing, while Tanzania insists its tests show disease is not Ebola Several unexplained cases of a disease with Ebola-like symptoms in Tanzania have prompted an extraordinary statement ...

Spanish police arrest Catalan separatists on suspicion of terrorism

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Nine activists linked to network calling for civil disobedience arrested in Barcelona areaPolice in Barcelona have arrested nine Catalan independence activists on suspicion of terrorism and confiscated material they allege could be used in bomb ma...

Iran says UK-flagged tanker seized in July is free to leave

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Stena Impero was dramatically seized on 19 July, sparking crisis in shipping in GulfThe British-flagged tanker seized by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards more than two months ago has been released, according to Iranian officials.“The legal process has ...

Five women go on trial over planned Notre Dame car bomb attack

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Women are accused of trying to spark firebomb in front of busy restaurants in central ParisFive women go on trial in Paris on Monday over an attempt to set off a car bomb near Notre Dame cathedral in Paris in a case that aims to uncover female Fre...

Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!

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Live updates from the grand slam winners’ openerGatland looks to restore order after whirlwind weekEmail your thoughts to Luke or tweet him here 11.14am BST Taiko drums welcome the teams on to the pitch and now it’s time for the anthems. By the wa...

Brexit: Corbyn told using union vote to defeat call for pro-remain stance would look 'awful' - live news

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Rolling coverage of the Labour conference in Brighton, including the debate to decide if the party will commit to campaigning for remain now and speeches from John McDonnell, Emily Thornberry and Keir Starmer 9.40am BST Here is the more detailed c...

Boost for Netanyahu as three Arab politicians refuse to back rival

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Israeli president tasked with choosing candidate to form Israel’s next government after inconclusive electionBenjamin Netanyahu’s chances of being chosen to form Israel’s next government appear to have improved after three politicians from the cou...

McDonnell: remaining in EU would be better than any Brexit deal

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Shadow chancellor rejects claims of ‘civil war’ in Labour ranks over Brexit policyLabour conference 2019 - live updatesJohn McDonnell has said there is no future deal that could be better than Britain staying in the European Union as he rejected s...

Scientists prepare to drill for million-year-old ice in Antarctica

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Researchers hope to use bubbles trapped in ice to help predict effect of CO2 on the Earth’s climateMillion-year-old ice buried deep in Antarctica could hold crucial information about the planet’s past and help climate predictions.And scientists wi...

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