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China's blanket ban on crypto trading and mining will open up new opportunities for free market economies that encourage innovation. View on euronews
The front pages are dominated by the latest developments around the fuel situation as the working week begins.
Possible coalitions in Germany
The Guardian view on Starmer’s Labour: time to take on the ToriesThe Labour leader must know his party faces existential implications if it suffers a historic fifth election defeat Sir Keir Starmer in Brighton for the Labour party conference. ‘Sir Keir needs a message that is both combative and hopeful.’ Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters
More than 6,500 people were killed in the six-week conflict for control of the region.View on euronews
Covid has wiped out years of progress on life expectancy, finds studyPandemic behind biggest fall in life expectancy in western Europe since second world war, say researchers The study analysed data from 29 countries and found 27 had experienced reductions in life expectancy. Photograph: Jorge Mantilla/NurPhoto/Rex/Shutterstock
The lead judge investigating last year’s massive blast in Beirut’s port has suspended his work in the case after he was formally notified that a former Cabinet minister had submitted a request to recuse him
The UK has been struggling with supply chain issues due to a shortage of lorry drivers blamed on COVID-19, Brexit, and an ageing workforce. View on euronews
The vaccination situation in Europe is a story of two regions
RAC figures show the average price of a litre of petrol across the UK reached the highest level since September 2013 on Sunday.
Small boats arrivals in 2021 now stand at more than double the figure for the whole of 2020, when 8,417 people crossed the Dover Strait.
TikTok creator roasts 'sexist' date who said women 'need to know their role'
Rowdy Norwegians got into brawls outside nightclubs and bars hours after their lockdown was lifted after nearly two years, police said. Police in Norway on Sunday reported dozens of disturbances and violent clashes including mass brawls in the Nordic country’s big cities. Fights broke out as streets, bars, restaurants and nightclubs were filled with people celebrating the end of lockdown which lasted for more than a year.
CIA officials under Trump discussed assassinating Julian Assange – reportMike Pompeo and officials requested ‘options’ for killing Assange following WikiLeaks’ publication of CIA hacking tools, report says Julian Assange is now in prison in London, from where he is fighting extradition to the US. Photograph: Frank Augstein/AP
US records largest annual increase in murders in six decadesNational murder rate rises nearly 30%, with figure increasing across all regions and from small towns to cities The increase in murders does not erase safety gains since 1991. Photograph: Jay Paul/Reuters
Iceland believed briefly Sunday it had become the first country in Europe to have a women-majority parliament after its election a day earlier, but a recount showed it fell short, an election official told AFP.
Rodents have become ‘bigger and braver’ during lockdown, according to a pest control expert
‘Great grandma went to the Met Gala’: woman identifies A$AP Rocky’s quilt. Quilt-style cape worn by rapper and designed by Eli Russell Linnetz was based on great grandmother Mary’s design
McFly's Tom Fletcher has tested positive for COVID-19, less than 24 hours after kicking off Strictly Come Dancing's live show. Fletcher, as well as his Strictly dance partner Amy Dowden, tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday afternoon, the BBC said. "Strictly has and will continue to follow government guidelines in order to keep everyone safe."
Drivers have formed long queues outside petrol stations in London as consumers rush to buy fuel. The surge in panic buying began when BP voiced concerns that a shortage of HGV drivers could affect fuel deliveries.