Climate Crisis and COVID-19 were at the centre of the opening of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivered a tough 'wake up call' to humanity saying we are living in a divided world that's moving in the wrong direction.View on euronews
Labour fills women and equalities shadow roles amid trans rights rowAnneliese Dodds and Taiwo Owatemi take on roles, with others thought to have rejected jobs seen as a ‘poisoned chalice’ Former shadow chancellor Annalise Dodds is now shadow secretary of state for women and equalities on top of being Labour chair and leading the party’s policy review. Photograph: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) -Manchester City's Riyad Mahrez scored twice as the holders moved into the League Cup fourth round with a 6-1 home win over League One (third tier) Wycombe Wanderers on Tuesday. Liverpool also progressed without trouble by winning 3-0 at Norwich City in their all-Premier League tie with Japanese forward Takumi Minamino on target twice and Divock Origi also scoring. But with most top flight teams making several changes from the first-choice line-ups, there were Premier League casualties with Everton and Watford knocked out by lower league opponents.
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau failed in his bid to win a Liberal majority government after a low-energy campaign in the middle of the pandemic, and party insiders see an increasing chance he will step down before the next vote. Trudeau, 49, called Monday's election two years early seeking to benefit from his government's handling of COVID-19. Four senior Liberals said there was no sign of a coordinated move to oust Trudeau, who has imposed tight control over a party known for previous bouts of infighting.
A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck Melbourne, Victoria on Wednesday morning, September 22.This video posted to Instagram by gialilashes shows hanging kitchen lights swaying gently. One of the children in the video can be heard asking, “why is the house moving?”Geoscience Australia, the Australian government agency that reports on significant earthquakes, said the earthquake was detected at 9:15am and was 10-kilometres deep. Credit: gialilashes via Storyful
Harry Styles has secured his first Ivor Novello Award in a year dominated by debut winners. Adore You, performed and written by Styles with Amy Allen, Tyler Johnson and Kid Harpoon, was named winner of most performed work of 2020 at the ceremony in London. Written with Matthew Hales, the record depicts the stages of a relationship from early romance to its end.