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Generation X are heavy, risky drinkers. Will anything ever persuade us to stop?. Alcohol’s allure was powerful when we were growing up and those born after us consume far less. Now booze is falling out of fashion, is it time to assess old habits?
US-UK ‘special relationship’ faces new challenges despite signs of healing. Relationship between Biden’s US and Johnson’s post-Brexit UK remains complicated and inevitably transactional
British Rail logo designer appalled by green makeover ‘mess’Gerry Barney says updated branding, to be used by Great British Railways, uses too many colours Gerry Barney, who designed the British Rail logo in 1964, holding a copy of the new version. Photograph: Linda Nylind/The Guardian
Specieswatch: the necklace ground beetle – an endangered and flightless friend to farmers. England is one of the last strongholds of this beautiful insect but it is at risk due to excessive pesticide use
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The coffee and sandwich chain has laid out ambitious growth plans as it seeks to rebound from the heavy impact of the pandemic.
Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued his estranged niece and The New York Times over a bombshell 2018 story about his family’s wealth and tax practices that was based on confidential documents she provided to the newspaper’s reporters
Costs for the project had risen to €1.5 billion from an initial €500 million projection. View on euronews
New Zealand reported 23 community cases on Wednesday, all in Auckland, which has been under strict lockdown for a month
A Chinese real estate developer that is struggling to avoid defaulting on billions of dollars of debt says it will make an interest payment due this week
Country diary: the warren is here, but the fluffle of rabbits has gone. Sandy, Bedfordshire: The grass has grown taller than a rabbit’s ears and there’s not a bunny in sight
Willie Garson, who played Stanford Blatch on TV’s “Sex and the City” and its movie sequels, has died at the age of 57
Pret A Manger’s boss has called the last fortnight in London “a bit of a turning point” in terms of trade bouncing back from the pandemic, and his firm is planning 200 more UK branch openings. Pano Christou added that the sandwich chain’s City shops are now trading at over 70% of their pre-pandemic levels, and a lot of that growth has come in the last few weeks. Improved sales will come as a relief after customer numbers plunged during the pandemic, with Pret A Manager permanently closing around 30 sites last year.
The war against Covid is over – if we want it to be. As we learn to live in peace with the virus, vulnerable people must be protected, rapid antigen testing can be used to help protect children, and global health equity is vital
Embattled Chinese housing giant Evergrande said Wednesday it had agreed a deal with domestic bondholders that should allow the conglomerate to avoid default on one of its interest payments. Financial markets have tumbled over fears that the Chinese group could collapse, with the potential to derail the world's second-biggest economy.In a statement to the Shenzhen stock exchange, Evergrande's property unit Hengda said it had negotiated a plan to pay interest due on its 2025 bond, which Bloomberg
A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck Mansfield, Victoria, and was felt around 200km (124 miles) away in Melbourne, the state’s capital, on September 22.Footage by ABC News Breakfast shows the moment presenters Michael Rowland (left) and Tony Armstrong (right) felt the earthquake’s tremors in the broadcaster’s television studios in Melbourne.Geoscience Australia, the Australian government agency that reports on significant earthquakes, said the earthquake was detected at 9:15am and was 10-kilometres deep.Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said there were no reports of serious injuries as of Wednesday morning. Credit: ABC News Breakfast via Storyful
Quality Street’s new sweet proves popular. Shoppers sampling brand’s first white chocolate sweet welcome break with tradition
The group said that the world "no longer recognise" Ashraf Ghani as president and that Ghulam Isaczai no longer represents Afghanistan as ambassador to the UN.View on euronews
Garson was best-known for playing flamboyant talent agent Stanford Blatch in the hit show
U.S. officials say many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, undercutting the Biden administration’s public statements that Haitians who enter the country illegally face immediate expulsion