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China says it will host a virtual meeting of Central and South Asian state leaders to discuss the situation in Afghanistan
Fears are mounting in the City that the Bank of England has lost control of inflation, as new figures reveal it rocketed to the highest level in almost a decade last month. While the Bank of England insists this is temporary, the pace and breadth of price rises across business are piling pressure on governor Andrew Bailey. Bailey will now have to explain himself to Chancellor Rishi Sunak in a formal letter explaining why inflation is so far above target.
Travelling throughout Europe only by train has its difficulties, but the EU and its members are highlighting the environmental virtues of this form of transport with the 'Connecting Europe Express', a train that is currently crisscrossing the continent. View on euronews
Must Emma Raducanu become a brand? Let’s just enjoy her genius. Those who obsess about the commercial potential of the US Open tennis champion are missing the wood for the trees
Jamaica, Grenada and Nigeria are among the countries that could be moved to the red list today, according to a data expert. Sky News has spoken to data expert Tim White to find out which countries could be affected. Jamaica and Grenada, which are popular destinations for tourists in the Caribbean, could be added to the red list, according to Mr White.
Boris Johnson is stealing Labour’s clothes? He’ll sell you a bridge too. Austerity for the poor, favours for the rich, and not a penny on frontline social care – this is truest blue
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The pact will enable Australia to acquire nuclear-powered submarines and will see the country scrap its Attack Class Submarine Programme with France in favour of a deal with the UK. Paris has reacted angrily. View on euronews
A former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday for allegedly violating a teenager's civil rights in a separate case that involved a restraint similar to the one used on Floyd
Debbie McWilliams is looking for someone who is ‘capable of taking on not just the part but all the razzmatazz that goes with it’
The AP's Hau Dinh set off from Hanoi for the seaside resort of Vung Tau in southern Vietnam for a long weekend in mid-July
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SpaceX has successfully launched the first all-civilian crew into orbit as part of the Inspiration4 mission. The four-person crew lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, just after 8pm local time on Wednesday (1am BST, Thursday). The Crew Dragon capsule will spend three days in space before returning to Earth and landing in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida.
The television presenter said she has ‘always wanted’ to star in the BBC celebrity dancing competition.
Piers Morgan was reunited with his former Good Morning Britain co-host Susanna Reid as he picked up a broadcasting award and thanked Meghan Markle for boosting his career. The pair were pictured at the TRIC awards in central London with Mr Morgan sharing the picture on his Instagram and captioning it “back together”. The outspoken presenter quit the early morning ITV flagship show in March after a row over his remarks about the Oprah Winfrey interview with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.
North Korea plans to expand railway-borne missile regiment to brigade-size force, officials say
A month after the fall of Kabul, the question of how the world will help Afghanistan’s impoverished people without propping up their Taliban rulers grows more urgent by the day
Victoria Covid restrictions: Melbourne lockdown, curfew and regional Vic coronavirus rules explained. Victoria’s premier Daniel Andrews has announced eased restrictions across most of Victoria as the state reaches its 70% first-dose vaccination target. Here’s what you need to know about schools, travel, childcare and work
Follow the latest updates as former east London schoolgirl gives first live TV interview
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