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A passenger train has hit and killed two wild elephants in northeastern India
The rise of digital art is complete after game changing technology NFT topped a chart of the most powerful influencers in the art world. NFT, which stands for non-fungible token, is a digital file confirming ownership of a work of digital art. The digital asset is stored on a blockchain and can be copied but there is only one original and the technology means its ownership can be proved and then sold or traded with other collectors.
Eighty-six gamblers in New Jersey thought they'd found the Holy Grail of sports betting: being able to bet on a game that had already ended
Ousted Myanmar leader faces charges of incitement and violating coronavirus restrictions
Since France began its military withdrawal from Mali, many misleading social media posts have appeared. Reports claim that Mali is negotiating with the Russian private military company Wagner. One photo on Facebook from November 10 allegedly shows a Wagner military instructor training Malian soldiers. Another photo from November 20 claims to show that Mali received a delivery of military equipment from Russia. We take a closer look in this edition of Truth or Fake.
Domestic abuse and sexual offences should be treated as seriously as knife crime and homicide, the government has said.
The artistic venue, which includes Hayward Gallery, Royal Festival Hall, and National Poetry Library, will turn away those refusing to wear a mask.
Former British number one Johanna Konta has announced her retirement from tennis, after struggling with a persistent knee problem over the past couple of years.
A mouse was spotted appearing to drink the sauce from a hotpot at a restaurant in eastern China. Video filmed in the city of Hefei in Anhui Province on November 30 shows the rodent standing near several dishes of sauce. According to an employee of the hotpot restaurant, they did not know where the mouse came from. The restaurant has closed for rectification and is about to be disinfected. The video was provided by local media with permission.
‘We are considering charges against both parents and we will be making a decision swiftly,’ prosecutor says
The prime minister is expected to set out plans for the UK's booster programme later on Tuesday.
Christmas parties this year should not see “much snogging under the mistletoe”, a Cabinet minister has said, as Boris Johnson faced questions over a Downing Street event that reportedly took place during last year’s lockdown.
Winner will be announced ahead of the 2022 ceremony
Malala Yousafzai has celebrated her graduation from Oxford University at a restaurant in central London. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate, 24, marked finishing her philosophy, politics and economics degree on Monday with a meal at the Indian restaurant Colonel Saab in Holborn. The education activist was joined by her husband Asser Malik, also 24 - whom she married at a ceremony in Birmingham earlier this month, and close friends.
Arsenal star Gabriel fought off a baseball bat-wielding thug who attempted to steal his car. Gabriel Magalhaes, known as Gabriel, had just returned to his home in Barnet, north London, when he was approached by three men as he got out of his car on August 20.
Teams of TfL enforcement officers were out in force across London on Tuesday and swooped on commuters without face masks on public transport. As the renewed requirement to wear face coverings kicked in officers stopped those flouting the rules and warned them they would face fines next time. Officers shouted “face coverings are mandatory on the network” as commuters passed through.
Andrew Devine, 55, died in July, more than 32 years after he suffered serious injuries at the 1989 FA Cup semi-final.
Anthony Broadwater spent 16 years in prison and only had his conviction overturned last week
Dunst’s breakout role was as a teenager in ‘Interview with the Vampire’
The National Records of Scotland said Covid-19 had affected its ability to deliver the census programme.