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…

Covid pressure on health visitors puts generation of babies at risk, charities say

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A generation of babies born during the Covid-19 pandemic may be at risk because they and their parents are not being fully supported by health visitors in the weeks Läs mer…

Cate Blanchett: 'Covid-19 has ravaged the whole idea of small government'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The other day I had to go into town for a dental appointment. I put on all sorts of lovely clothes as if I were going out to dinner Läs mer…

Cate Blanchett: 'Covid-19 has ravaged the whole idea of small government'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The other day I had to go into town for a dental appointment. I put on all sorts of lovely clothes as if I were going out to dinner Läs mer…

Nottinghamshire to ban some alcohol sales after 9pm under tier 3 Covid rules

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nottinghamshire will be placed under tier 3 coronavirus measures from Friday, it was confirmed on Wednesday night, with a series of extra rules including the UK’s first virus-related ban Läs mer…

Yemen on brink of losing entire generation of children to hunger, UN warns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Almost 100,000 children under the age of five are at risk of dying in Yemen as the country slides back into a hunger crisis. An analysis by UN agencies Läs mer…

Tracey Emin reveals she has been treated for cancer

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Artist says she is in remission after operation in the summer but has to wear a stoma bag Tracey Emin has revealed she was diagnosed with cancer earlier this Läs mer…

How live-streamed $375k deal for Pokémon cards ended in disaster

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Buyer finds first edition pack is fake as value of the collectibles rockets amid pandemic It had been billed as a record-breaking deal that would make serious investors covet Läs mer…

Ending lockdown, airport testing and Dominic Cummings: your Covid questions answered

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; We asked readers what they wanted to know about the government’s response to coronavirus. Our political correspondent, Peter Walker, has the answers. What are the protocols for taking places Läs mer…

UK Covid policy for children in detention 'cruel and inhumane', says UN expert

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The UK government’s policy of allowing children in detention to be locked alone in their cells for up to 23 hours a day under emergency Covid-19 measures is “extreme Läs mer…

'Just 15 minutes out every day': a teenage prisoner's life during Covid

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; For five months, 16-year-old Sean* spent around 23 hours a day in his cell. He tried to get through the time by doing puzzles and calling his lawyer, asking Läs mer…

Former Facebook moderators sound alarm over treatment of workers ahead of US election

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Alison Trebacz, a former Facebook content moderator based in Arizona, remembers the day of the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting, which killed 58 people and injured more than 800 Läs mer…

'Shocking' hack of psychotherapy records in Finland affects thousands

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Distressed patients flood support services after hack of private firm Vastaamo The confidential treatment records of tens of thousands of psychotherapy patients in Finland have been hacked and some Läs mer…

Survey uncovers widespread belief in 'dangerous' Covid conspiracy theories

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; False claims that pandemic is a hoax or was started deliberately are attracting adherents around world Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Significant numbers of people Läs mer…

'The way I am is an outrage': the Indigenous Brazilian musicians taking back a burning country

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As Brazil’s world-acclaimed biodiversity turns to ashes, President Jair Bolsonaro has praised the country as an environmental role model. “It is not only in environmental preservation that the country Läs mer…

Cleaning up: the social media stars making housework cool

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Life and style Donning the Marigolds need not be a chore, according to a new breed of influencers who say cleaning is fun and aspirational Sophie Hinchliffe Läs mer…

How Excel may have caused loss of 16,000 Covid tests in England

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A million-row limit on Microsoft’s Excel spreadsheet software may have led to Public Health England misplacing nearly 16,000 Covid test results, it is understood. The data error, which led Läs mer…