Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife? Conservation The Observer Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife? Populations of all kinds of wildlife are declining at alarming speed. One radical solution is to make Läs mer…

Pope Francis wowed the world but, five years on, is in troubled waters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Pope Francis The Observer Pope Francis wowed the world but, five years on, is in troubled waters He entered office on a wave of energy but, as discontent grows over his attitude to abuse scandals, Francis faces opposition on all Läs mer…

Italy used to be a tolerant country, but now racism is rising

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Italy The Observer Italy used to be a tolerant country, but now racism is rising The upcoming election has unleashed a tide of anti-migrant action, whose roots can be traced to the financial crisis and the country’s weakened leftwing Angela Läs mer…

Ramaphosa set to purge cabinet of Zuma cronies in war on corruption

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Cyril Ramaphosa The Observer Ramaphosa set to purge cabinet of Zuma cronies in war on corruption New president calls on South Africa to unite as police step up hunt for former leader’s son and missing Gupta brother Jason Burke Johannesburg Läs mer…

Senior Trump adviser says Russian election meddling ‘beyond dispute’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Trump-Russia investigation Senior Trump adviser says Russian election meddling ‘beyond dispute’ HR McMaster calls evidence incontrovertible in wake of latest US indictments against more than a dozen Russians Mueller charges 13 Russians with interfering in US election to help Trump Läs mer…

Four Israeli soldiers injured, two seriously, in border blast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Israel Four Israeli soldiers injured, two seriously, in border blast Tanks retaliate against look-out post in Gaza, with no casualties, say Palestinian authorities Associated Press in Jerusalem Sat 17 Feb 2018 13.57 EST Last modified on Sat 17 Feb 2018 15.23 EST Läs mer…

Artwork hidden under Picasso painting revealed by x-ray

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Science Artwork hidden under Picasso painting revealed by x-ray Non-invasive imaging reveals landscape painting beneath Pablo Picasso’s The Crouching Beggar but who created it remains a mystery Nicola Davis in Austin @NicolaKSDavis Sat 17 Feb 2018 10.00 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…

Putin’s chef, a troll farm and Russia’s plot to hijack US democracy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Trump-Russia investigation Putin’s chef, a troll farm and Russia’s plot to hijack US democracy Robert Mueller has revealed audacious meddling in the 2016 election. Can he link it to Trump? David Smith in Washington @smithinamerica Sat 17 Feb 2018 09.18 EST Läs mer…

Nigeria: three suicide bombers kill at least 20 people at market

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Nigeria Nigeria: three suicide bombers kill at least 20 people at market Bombers leave dozens wounded at crowded fish market in Konduga, just outside Maiduguri Associated Press in Maiduguri Sat 17 Feb 2018 07.45 EST Last modified on Sat 17 Feb Läs mer…

Pakistan court sentences man to death for rape and murder of girl, 7

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Pakistan Pakistan court sentences man to death for rape and murder of girl, 7 Imran Ali, 24, convicted over death of Zainab Ansari, has also been linked to death of seven other girls Reuters in Lahore Sat 17 Feb 2018 Läs mer…

Outrage as US border agents cut visit times for divided families

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian US immigration Outrage as US border agents cut visit times for divided families Border Patrol restricting access to Friendship Park in California ‘This has to do with the message of hate that Trump screams out’ Sam Levin in San Francisco Läs mer…

State of emergency declared in Ethiopia amid political unrest

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Ethiopia State of emergency declared in Ethiopia amid political unrest Emergency rule imposed by ruling EPRDF coalition following prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s decision to resign Reuters in Addis Ababa Fri 16 Feb 2018 14.53 EST Last modified on Fri 16 Feb Läs mer…

Florida shooting: FBI admits it failed to investigate Nikolas Cruz tipoff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Florida school shooting Florida shooting: FBI admits it failed to investigate Nikolas Cruz tipoff Agency said report should have been investigated thoroughly FBI says caller expressed concerns Cruz could attack a school Ed Pilkington in New York @edpilkington Fri 16 Läs mer…

South Africa: Ramaphosa invokes Mandela in first major speech

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Cyril Ramaphosa South Africa: Ramaphosa invokes Mandela in first major speech New president vows to prioritise economic growth and combat inequality, one day after being sworn in to replace Jacob Zuma Jason Burke in Johannesburg Fri 16 Feb 2018 12.35 EST Läs mer…

Facebook ordered to stop collecting user data by Belgian court

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Facebook Facebook ordered to stop collecting user data by Belgian court Social network instructed to delete illegally collected data or face €100m in fines after it loses case over consent and tracking Samuel Gibbs Fri 16 Feb 2018 11.14 EST Läs mer…

Brazilian army to take control of security in Rio as violence rises

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Brazil Brazilian army to take control of security in Rio as violence rises President Temer’s plan aims to curb street crime and gang violence Proposal criticised by residents of Rio’s favelas Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro @domphillips Fri 16 Läs mer…

Turkey sentences six journalists to life imprisonment

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Turkey Turkey sentences six journalists to life imprisonment All those jailed are accused of involvement in the country’s failed coup in 2016 Reuters in Ankara Fri 16 Feb 2018 07.55 EST Last modified on Fri 16 Feb 2018 07.59 EST Share on Läs mer…

Kosovo at 10: challenges overshadow independence celebrations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Kosovo Kosovo at 10: challenges overshadow independence celebrations Migration, youth unemployment and unresolved alleged war crimes are headaches for Kosovo’s international backers Andrew MacDowall in Pristina, Mitrovica and Decani, Kosovo Fri 16 Feb 2018 07.42 EST Last modified on Fri 16 Läs mer…

Black Panther film fuels calls for release of jailed political activists

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Black Panther Black Panther film fuels calls for release of jailed political activists Film serves as ‘opportunity to remind people of the real heroes of the Black Panthers’, says former party leader Sam Levin in Oakland, California @SamTLevin Email Fri Läs mer…

Australia’s coalition in crisis as PM goes to war with deputy over affair

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Australia news Australia’s coalition in crisis as PM goes to war with deputy over affair Malcolm Turnbull and Barnaby Joyce trade blows over Joyce’s affair with a member of his staff Helen Davidson in Sydney @heldavidson Fri 16 Feb 2018 Läs mer…

Fugitive convicted of Peter Blake’s death re-captured after 16 years

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Brazil Fugitive convicted of Peter Blake’s death re-captured after 16 years José Irandir Cardoso was one of six convicted over killing of leading sailor in Brazil in 2001 Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro @domphillips Thu 15 Feb 2018 19.25 EST Läs mer…

Jeffrey Tambor: Transparent star fired over sexual harassment claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Jeffrey Tambor Jeffrey Tambor: Transparent star fired over sexual harassment claims After an investigation, the lead star of the Amazon comedy-drama will not return for future seasons Guardian staff Thu 15 Feb 2018 15.50 EST Last modified on Thu 15 Feb Läs mer…

US wasting billions on nuclear bombs that serve no purpose and are security liability – experts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Nuclear weapons US wasting billions on nuclear bombs that serve no purpose and are security liability – experts Washington to spend billions upgrading cold war era B61 bombs NTI report says weapons are potentially catastrophic liability Julian Borger in Washington Läs mer…

Laser scanning reveals ‘lost’ ancient Mexican city had as many buildings as Manhattan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Archaeology Laser scanning reveals ‘lost’ ancient Mexican city had as many buildings as Manhattan Groundbreaking lidar scanning reveals the true scale of Angamuco, built by the Purhépecha from about 900AD Nicola Davis in Austin @NicolaKSDavis Thu 15 Feb 2018 11.00 EST Läs mer…

‘Less forgotten than unknown’: Baldo retrospective opens in Madrid

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Spain ‘Less forgotten than unknown’: Baldo retrospective opens in Madrid Baldomero Pestana photographed famous novelists, artists and musicians, but remains little known outside Peru Sam Jones in Madrid @swajones Thu 15 Feb 2018 08.24 EST Last modified on Thu 15 Feb Läs mer…

‘Don’t tell me to oil my wood’: users angry at marks left by Apple HomePod

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Apple ‘Don’t tell me to oil my wood’: users angry at marks left by Apple HomePod White rings formed due to oils and polish in the wood reacting negatively with the silicone foot on the bottom of £319 speaker Läs mer…

Florida shooting suspect charged amid questions over warning signs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Florida school shooting Break the cycle Florida shooting suspect charged amid questions over warning signs Nikolas Cruz charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder over shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland Oliver Laughland and Richard Luscombe in Läs mer…

Indian minister urinates on wall amid drive to end public defecation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian India Indian minister urinates on wall amid drive to end public defecation Tweeted image embarrasses Kalicharan Saraf, whose party wants to end public urination Michael Safi in Delhi @safimichael Thu 15 Feb 2018 05.03 EST Last modified on Thu 15 Feb Läs mer…

Cyril Ramaphosa to be sworn in as president of South Africa

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa to be sworn in as president of South Africa Former anti-apartheid activist turned businessman replaces Jacob Zuma, who dramatically resigned on Wednesday night Jason Burke Africa correspondent Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.11 EST Last modified on Thu Läs mer…

UK blames Russia for NotPetya cyber-attack last year

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Cybercrime UK blames Russia for NotPetya cyber-attack last year Defence secretary says Moscow ‘undermined democracy’ with attack that targeted Ukraine Sarah Marsh @sloumarsh Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.07 EST Last modified on Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.11 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…