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‘It’s called leadership’, says ex-head of civil contingencies
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
RAC figures show the average price of a litre of petrol across the UK reached the highest level since September 2013 on Sunday.
New contestants include Mel C of the Spice Girls, Peloton instructor Cody Rigsby, and Olivia Jade Giannulli
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.
Rental prices in London’s best locations have recorded their strongest quarter of growth in more than ten years, according to estate agents Savills. The firm said prime London rents rose by 2.9% in the third quarter to September 2021, the largest quarterly increase since March 2011. It added that rental prices in prime central London locations rose particularly strongly, by 3.6%, in quarter three this year.
The social media guru for Italy's Matteo Salvini said on Monday he had quit his post, key to building the far-right leader's popularity, following media reports that he was under a narcotics investigation. Luca Morisi, 48, widely considered to have had a crucial role in cultivating Salvini's "man of the people" image, denied committing any crime but said "the personal matter that concerns me represents a serious fall as a man". Morisi defined Salvini's public profile with an endless flow of social media posts showing the so-called "Captain" in a range of activities, from eating Nutella chocolate spread for breakfast to lambasting migrants.
Fall foliage arrived in Silverthorne, Colorado, recently, adorning the Blue River Valley with vivid yellow, red, and orange tones.This aerial video taken by Michael Weber, who said he filmed it on September 27, shows the region’s famous aspens in their autumn colors.The peak time to observe autumn foliage in central Colorado is the last week of September through early October, according to the Denver Post. Credit: Michael Weber via Storyful
President Joe Biden receives his Covid-19 booster shot in line with US government health authorities' guidelines at the White House in Washington, DC.
The tropical lizard – apparently giving its best Houdini impression – sneaked out from a nearby window and scaled the pub’s walls.
Security has been tightened around Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte after spotters were reported to be seen scoping out his movements
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that psychology appointments in France will be funded by the government starting next year
The number of murders in the United States rose by nearly 30% last year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in its annual crime report on Monday. Overall violent crime also increased for the first time in four years, a surge that experts say is partly linked to hardships caused by COVID-19. Murder and non-negligent manslaughter offences in the US went up by 29.4% in 2020, when compared to the previous year - the largest yearly increase since records began in the 1960s.
France's president has said Europeans must stop being "so naive" about the need to defend themselves as he celebrated the signing of a deal to sell frigates to Greece. Emmanuel Macron's comments come in the wake of French fury over the pact between the US, Australia and the UK which led to France losing a multi-billion euro submarine deal. Mr Macron has made no secret of his desire to see the EU strengthen its military capability and reiterated on Tuesday European countries must make themselves "respected" and boost the continent's defence plans.
‘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
A statue depicting a woman from a famous 19th century poem wearing a transparent dress has triggered a sexism row in Italy. The bronze statue by Emanuele Stifano was unveiled on Saturday in Sapri, in the southern province of Salerno. It is a tribute to La Spigolatrice di Sapri (The Gleaner of Sapri), written by the poet Luigi Mercantini in 1857.
One year ago, India's parliament passed a series of laws aimed at reforming the country's agricultural system. The move was supposed to allow farmers, especially those cultivating wheat and rice, to sell their products to private companies, without going through local markets. But what was meant to be a revolution for Prime Minister Narendra Modi has turned into the longest and biggest peasant protest since the country's independence 75 years ago.
In the current climate, the last thing anyone wishes to do is spark a rash of panic-buying. Goodness knows we’ve quite enough of that at the moment, what with all the chaos at the petrol pumps.
Neighbours' Terese Willis insists it's over between her and Paul Robinson, after all of his deceit and lies over the baby drama.