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Triumphing over trauma with Munroe Bergdorf – podcasts of the week . The writer and activist’s new show focuses on stories of personal growth, from the likes of Mabel and Olly Alexander. Plus: a shocking unsolved case is reopened in Suspect
Russians head to the polls amid anger over economy and Covid Ruling United Russia party polling at near-historic lows but likely to find a way to keep control of State Duma A store worker rolls a cart with groceries past election posters depicting candidates for the State Duma, the lower house of the Russian parliament. Photograph: Dmitri Lovetsky/AP
The provocative rapper has been promoting the release of Montero by pretending to be pregnant.
PARIS/CANBERRA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -France plunged into an unprecedented diplomatic crisis with the United States and Australia on Friday after it recalled its ambassadors from both countries over a trilateral security deal which sank a French-designed submarine contract with Canberra. The rare decision taken by French President Emmanuel Macron was made due to the "exceptional gravity" of the matter, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said in a statement. On Thursday, Australia said it would scrap a $40 billion deal signed in 2016 for France's Naval Group to build a fleet of conventional submarines and would instead build at least eight nuclear-powered submarines with U.S. and British technology after striking a trilateral security partnership.
President Joe Biden says he is confident Congress will pass a mammoth middle class spending plan that can "change the trajectory" of the United States. In a speech at the White House, Biden also argued for a series of tax increases aimed at corporations and the very wealthy, saying that loopholes allow America's richest entities and individuals to end up paying almost no income tax.
A judge is set to decide on several motions ahead of the trial for a man accused of killing two men and wounding a third during a protest over police brutality in Wisconsin last summer
TV tonight – everyone is adrift at sea in whaling drama The North Water. Things start taking a nasty turn in Andrew Haigh’s Arctic tale. Plus there’s an endearing comedy about The Rock’s life story. Here’s what to watch this evening
Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin have met in southwest Virginia for the commonwealth’s first gubernatorial debate of the general election season
President Joe Biden is going too far in taking credit for job growth since taking office
As borders open around the world after months of pandemic related lockdowns some illegal migration routes are also seeing an uptick in crossings
The Met Police said the pensioner was involved in a “struggle” with an officer on routine patrol.
Brazil's Covid-unvaccinated President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday he will attend next week's United Nations conclave in New York, effectively defying city authorities who recently announced proof-of-vaccination requirements for all attending leaders and diplomats. "Next week I will be at the UN General Assembly (UNGA), where I will give an opening speech" on Tuesday, the president said during a social media broadcast.It will be "a calm speech, very objective, focused on the issues that interest
North Korea’s recent sword-rattling after months of relative quiet makes clear that leader Kim Jong Un is working on expanding his weapons arsenal
Mr Laundrie has been named as a person of interest in the missing YouTuber’s case
Australian officials will trial a home quarantine system for fully vaccinated international travellers arriving in Sydney, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday, as the country moves to reopen its borders despite persistent COVID-19 cases. Australia closed its international border in March 2020 in response to the pandemic, allowing entry almost exclusively to citizens and permanent residents who are required to undergo a mandatory two-week hotel quarantine at their own expense. "This is the next step in our plan to safely reopen, and to stay safely open," Morrison said, adding the trial could set the standard for the way "we live with COVID-19."
The pair are to appear by video link before Londonderry Magistrates’ Court on Friday
GB News launched in June with Neil saying it would not ‘slavishly follow the existing news agenda’
Opposition from some leading moderate Democrats over a $3.5 trillion budget proposal championed by the party's most liberal, progressive wing has left the party grappling with deeper ideological questions
Sky News Australia rolls out the red carpet for Piers Morgan, who vows to take on ‘woke world’Another conservative loudmouth comes to town. Plus: a Sunrise interview with Meghan Markle’s father falls flat Piers Morgan is welcomed back into the News Corp fold by Rupert Murdoch. Morgan will anchor a new global TV show that will air on Sky News Australia. Photograph: Paul Edwards/Paul Edwards / The Sun
New Zealand extends Australia travel bubble pause as Covid cases drop to 11. Government says it’s ‘working hard’ to ease restrictions next week as country’s case numbers trend steadily down