Morrison government urged to cut emissions to tackle root cause of worsening bushfires

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australia’s summer bushfires were fuelled by climate change and governments must respond to the royal commission into the disaster with tougher policies to reduce emissions, including “no new coal Läs mer…

Japan’s taboo-breaking tattoo fans – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tattoo artist Asakusa Horikazu poses for a photograph with clients at a public bath in Tokyo. Shodai Horiren tattoos a customer at her studio in Warabi, Saitama prefecture. ‘Your Läs mer…

African Apocalypse review – startling journey into Niger's heart of darkness

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Many real-life figures have been proposed as having inspired Heart of Darkness’s bloody outrider Kurtz, but this fascinating historical documentary-cum-personal journey finds a close match in the French army Läs mer…

'Voters are fed up': will Arizona's suburbs abandon the party of Trump?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In the agonizing days after the 2018 election, Christine Marsh, a Democratic candidate for state Senate in a traditionally Republican suburban Phoenix district, watched her opponent’s lead dwindle to Läs mer…

Hidden horrors: our writers on the scariest movies you (probably) haven't seen

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ghost Stories [embedded content] The black horror comedy Ghost Stories is anthology of supernatural tales in the tradition of Ealing’s Dead Of Night – adapted by its directors Andy Läs mer…

UN urges UK to restart resettlement of refugees after family drowns in Channel

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The UK government needs to urgently restart its resettlement scheme after two young children and their parents died while trying to cross the Channel, the UN refugee agency’s UK Läs mer…

The human stories behind the fight for racial equality – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week ResistancePoet Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr hosts this unsanitised look at the human stories behind the surge of protests for racial equality in the US in 2020. Läs mer…

World leaders condemn Nice attack as France terror alert level raised to maximum

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Leaders from around the world have offered condolences and expressed their solidarity with the people of France after the nation suffered a second suspected Islamist extremist attack on its Läs mer…

Joe Biden says Donald Trump's rallies are 'spreading more than the virus' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Democratic presidential candidate has slammed the president’s campaign rallies, saying they are spreading more than just Covid-19 – they are dividing the nation politically. ’Donald Trump just had a super-spreader Läs mer…

US election 2020: signs of record turnout as candidates make final push through swing states – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Live feed Show 12.35am EDT00:35 Hello and welcome to our round-the-clock coverage of the 2020 US elections. More than 80m Americans have already cast their ballots, according to the Läs mer…

'Battle for Labour's soul': what the papers say about Jeremy Corbyn's suspension

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer’s suspension of his predecessor, Jeremy Corbyn, in response to the long-awaited report on an investigation into antisemitism in the party dominates the front pages Läs mer…

Iran moves detained academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert back to Tehran prison

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The detained British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert has been moved back to Tehran’s Evin prison, sources with knowledge of her case have confirmed to the Guardian. Moore-Gilbert is understood to Läs mer…

New Zealand votes to legalise euthanasia but against legalising cannabis in referendum

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Results of the euthanasia vote are binding and must be enacted by the new Labour government by October 2021 New Zealanders have voted to legalise euthanasia for those with Läs mer…

Australia must prepare for future shaped by extreme climate, bushfire royal commission warns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Report into the apocalyptic 2019-20 bushfires says Australia must radically change its approach to fighting fires under new climate conditions Australia’s bushfire disaster last summer was just a glimpse Läs mer…

Canada judge blocks attorney general's attempt to dismiss Meng Wanzhou's arguments

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Judge declines to dismiss case against Huawei CEO but says assertion that US misrepresented evidence for extradition has ‘air of reality’ A judge has blocked an attempt by Canada’s Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Europe leaders told to 'act urgently' as global daily case records tumble

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Key events Show 8.15pm EDT20:15 Global daily case records tumble as over 500,000 cases reported for third time in a week 7.38pm EDT19:38 Summary Live feed Show 8.26pm EDT20:26 Läs mer…

NZ slams Qatar as citizen revealed as victim of intimate Doha airport examination

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New Zealand has revealed one of its citizens was among the women subjected to invasive pelvic examinations at Doha airport, labelling the action “completely unacceptable”. “We were extremely concerned Läs mer…

Ecotricity founder to grow diamonds 'made entirely from the sky'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A British multi-millionaire and environmentalist has set out plans to create thousands of carats of carbon-negative, laboratory-grown diamonds every year “made entirely from the sky”. Dale Vince, the founder Läs mer…

Seven men bailed following suspected hijack of oil tanker

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Seven Nigerian men detained after British special services stormed an oil tanker off the Isle of Wight have been bailed, police have said. The raid was carried out by Läs mer…

Amazon third-quarter earnings soar as pandemic sales triple profits

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon reported blowout third-quarter results on Thursday as a pandemic sales boost helped the company triple its profits amid a 37% increase in earnings. The company’s revenues of $96.15bn Läs mer…

West Midlands: double murder suspect may be connected with third death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Detectives hunting for double-murder suspect Anthony Russell believe he could be connected with a third death. West Midlands police said they were trying to establish whether a body discovered Läs mer…

Pressure on state borders in final day before Queensland election – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Annastacia Palaszczuk is expected to make an announcement on opening the Queensland border today as pressure mounts on NSW and WA to open. Follow all the latest news and Läs mer…

Labour in turmoil as Corbyn suspended in wake of antisemitism report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Labour was plunged into turmoil after the party suspended Keir Starmer’s predecessor, Jeremy Corbyn, in the wake of a damning report into antisemitism that found the party responsible for Läs mer…

U.S. Hospitals Warned of Hacking Threat Amid ‘Coordinated’ Ransomware Attack

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Several federal agencies on Wednesday warned hospitals and cyber-researchers about “credible” information “of an increased and imminent cybercrime threat to U.S. hospitals and health-care providers.” The FBI, the Department Läs mer…

'I'm so shocked': parishioners remember church warden killed in Nice attack – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Parishioners of the Notre-Dame Basilica in Nice, where a woman was beheaded and two others were killed by a knife attacker on Thursday, have paid tribute to the victims. Läs mer…

Macron says France 'will not give in to terror' after Nice attack – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The French president, Emmanuel Macron, said on Thursday that he would step up the deployment of soldiers to protect places of worship and schools after a knife attack in Läs mer…

The polls point to a Biden victory but can they be trusted this time?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Although polling averages gave Clinton the edge over Trump in 2016 there are significant differences in the evidence today For months, activists and Democratic party officials have been telling Läs mer…

Almost 60 bodies found in pits at property in Mexican town

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Search teams believe locals must have known about site in Salvatierra, Guanajuato state Search teams are excavating a site in the central Mexico state of Guanajuato where in the Läs mer…

Five distinct types of dog existed by end of last ice age, study finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Research suggests canines’ varied origins stretch back further than expected From tiny chihuahuas to fluffy Siberian huskies, dogs come in all shapes and sizes. But researchers have revealed there Läs mer…

'Maybe we will reach the UK or maybe we will die in the sea,’ say asylum seekers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The loss of an Iranian family and their children in the Channel is renewing calls for a legal route to the UK The call came on Tuesday night in Läs mer…

Nice attack: knife attacker kills three people at church in France – video report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; France will not give in to terrorism, Emmanuel Macron has said in a call for firmness and unity after the country’s latest terrorist attack left three people dead. On Thursday Läs mer…

Brexit talks making good progress, says Ursula Von der Leyen

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; European commission president says key issues are level playing field and fisheries Trade and security negotiations between the UK and the EU are making good progress, Ursula von der Läs mer…

Dead review – stoner serial-killer comedy runs out of puff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A ghost cop pursues the man who murdered him in a well-meaning spoof that trips itself up in the final act The ghost of a cop refuses to pass Läs mer…

Australians more likely to trust government advice on Covid-19 than other nations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nearly three in four Australians trust the government to provide them with accurate information about Covid-19, according to a new study, whereas a strong majority say they don’t have Läs mer…

France orders children aged six and over to wear masks in school

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Children in France aged six and over will have to wear face masks in the classroom to keep schools open, the prime minister, Jean Castex, said on the eve Läs mer…