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Russian athletes are still present at Tokyo 2020, despite a ban for the country over a state-sponsored doping scheme
Boris Johnson lifted the vast majority of the remaining Covid-19 restrictions in England on July 19, as the country moved to step four of its coronavirus lockdown roadmap. Every adult in the UK should have had the chance to have both doses of a coronavirus vaccine by mid-September, the Government said. The government has said it was not expecting work in offices to be completely back on July 19.
FASHION: The sexualisation of women’s bodies has been evident throughout Olympics history, <strong>Saman Javed</strong> discovers
Thursday briefing: UK recovery slows amid ‘pingdemic’. Guardian analysis finds continued caution and worker shortages … Hillsborough’s 97th victim … is lab-grown meat the meal deal?
President Joe Biden is set to announce that federal employees must show proof they’ve received a coronavirus vaccine or submit to regular testing and stringent social distancing, masking and travel restrictions
"We must all come together and loudly proclaim that it is unacceptable. Living in fear is unacceptable.”
Nasa’s InSight lander reveals internal structure of MarsAnalysis of marsquakes captured since probe landed in 2018 shows the Martian crust is between 12 and 23 miles thick The dome-shaped Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure (SEIS) has recorded 733 distinct marsquakes. Photograph: Nasa
James Wilby declared himself “gutted” to miss out on an Olympic medal as he paid tribute to his mother, who has been working as a nurse on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic. Great Britain are already enjoying their most successful Games in the pool since the 1908 Olympics, with three golds and a silver so far, and there were hopes that Wilby could add to that haul. The 27-year-old qualified second-fastest for this morning’s 200m breaststroke final after a superb swim in yesterday’s semi, but could only finish sixth as Australia’s Izaac Stubbelty-Cook took gold after reeling in Netherlands’ Arno Kamminga, who had reached halfway more than two seconds inside world-record pace.
Thailand: Bangkok warehouse turned into 1,800-bed hospital as Covid crisis worsensA cargo facility at the capital’s airport will care for patients with moderate Covid symptoms as Thailand sees record casesSee all our coronavirus coverage Volunteers prepare to convert an air cargo warehouse into a coronavirus field hospital at Bangkok airport Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters
The Senate has voted to take up a $1 trillion infrastructure plan that would increase federal spending by about $550 billion over five years
The defence lawyer for the first person charged under Hong Kong's national security law argued on Thursday at a final mitigation session before sentencing that his client was a "decent young man" who did something very stupid. Tong Ying-kit, 24, could be sentenced on Friday to several years to life imprisonment after being found guilty by a panel of three judges in the High Court for "terrorist activities" and "inciting secession" in a watershed ruling with long-term implications for the city's judicial landscape. Judges Esther Toh, Anthea Pang and Wilson Chan - picked by city leader Carrie Lam to hear national security cases - ruled on Tuesday that this slogan was "capable of inciting others to commit secession".
Three schoolteachers in Washington state who sued chemical company Monsanto over exposure to materials in fluorescent lights have been awarded $185 million
Team USA swim star Caeleb Dressel has won his first individual Olympic gold medal with a dominant win in the 100m freestyle. Dressel, 24, set a new Olympic record as he led the race from start to finish ahead of Kyle Chalmers of Australia, with Kliment Kolesnikov, representing the ROC team.
Robinhood is about to sell its own stock on Wall Street, the very place the online brokerage has rattled with its stated goal of democratizing finance
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has paid tribute to China’s war dead at a Pyongyang memorial and vowed to maintain firm ties with Beijing, as he seeks to bolster relations with his country’s main ally amid deepening hardships linked to the pandemic
Brown floodwater surged down a street in Cedar City, Utah, on July 26, amid flash flood warnings issued by the National Weather Service.Robert Rollo filmed video showing a portable toilet and wheelie bin being washed away in the floods.Local weather services recorded 2.14 inches of rainfall in just over an hour on Monday, while the Cedar City mayor declared a State of Emergency due to intense flooding. Credit: Robert Rollo via Storyful
Coalition to pay consultants McKinsey $2.2m for two months’ work but won’t reveal nature of jobGovernment keeping even basic details of contract confidential, with website saying only that it relates to research and a ‘workforce taskforce’ The federal government did not answer questions about how it selected McKinsey for the $2.2m confidential contract or why it is being paid so much. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters
The Thursday papers cover more moves to continue Britain’s emergence from the pandemic, plus a possible end to Northern accents.
US superstar Caeleb Dressel flew faster than Kyle Chalmers to add the Olympic 100m freestyle crown to his two world titles Thursday, as China’s women sparked a huge upset with a new world record to win the 4x200m relay. American Dressel missed out on the sprint medals at Rio in 2016, but he has since exploded, winning an incredible 13 titles over the past two world championships to be an imposing force.He was in front at the turn in Tokyo but had to dig deep to hold off a storming Chalmers and h
A lawyer for the first person convicted under Hong Kong’s national security law has asked for no more than 10 years in prison