Angela Merkel has become the spend, spend, spend chancellor | Larry Elliot

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; With its €130bn stimulus package, Germany is showing others how to do the recovery Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage And in one bound she was Läs mer…

Iran releases US navy veteran detained for nearly two years

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Michael White was detained in 2018 and sentenced 10 years on charges of insulting the supreme leader and posting a private photo A navy veteran detained in Iran for Läs mer…

UN-backed Libyan forces oust renegade general from Tripoli

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Libya Khalifa Haftar’s forces driven out after their 14-month siege of the south of the city Libyan forces celebrate retaking the Qasr Bin Ghashir area of south Tripoli Photograph: Läs mer…

Pamplona 'wolf pack' members convicted of separate sexual assault

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Spain Four found guilty of sexually abusing woman in southern city of Córdoba in May 2016 People protest against the defendants outside the court in Córdoba. Photograph: Rafa Alcaide/EPA Läs mer…

Iran faces crisis amid record number of daily coronavirus infections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Health ministry reports 3,574 new cases of the virus as second wave gathers force Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A busy street in Läs mer…

Facebook deactivates accounts of Tunisian political bloggers and activists

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Global development Several accounts reactivated after protests but social media giant gives no explanation for its actions Up to 60 Facebook accounts are understood to have been deactivated, although Läs mer…

Unreliable data: how doubt snowballed over Covid-19 drug research that swept the world

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Covid-19 investigations Unreliable data: how doubt snowballed over Covid-19 drug research that swept the world Manuel Negrete holds the anti-parasite drug ivermectin after buying it with a medical prescription Läs mer…

Oxfam funding crisis puts 200 UK jobs at risk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Aid Threatened job losses follow announcement of 1,500 redundancies internationally and closure of offices in 18 countries Closure of shops during the Covid-19 pandemic has deepened the funding problems Läs mer…

German prosecutors believe Madeleine McCann is dead

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Madeleine McCann State prosecutor says 43-year-old German being investigated on suspicion of murder Madeleine McCann went missing in 2007. Photograph: REX/Shutterstock German public prosecutors investigating a 43-year-old German man Läs mer…

Israeli settlers speak out against US-backed annexation plan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Israel Settler leader says Trump plan ‘endangers the existence of the state of Israel’ Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House in January. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters Benjamin Läs mer…

Germany unveils huge €130bn coronavirus recovery package

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Germany Tax and spending measures are designed to provide country with big economic boost Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A file reading Kraftpaket Deutschland (Powerhouse Läs mer…

China will crush dissent in Hong Kong, just as it did in Tiananmen Square | Ma Jian

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Tiananmen Square protests 1989 China will crush dissent in Hong Kong, just as it did in Tiananmen Square Ma Jian The state wants us to forget, but those Läs mer…

St Petersburg death tally casts doubt on Russian coronavirus figures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak City issues 1,552 more death certificates in May than last year, but Covid-19 toll was 171 Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Russian soldiers Läs mer…

George Floyd killing: reports of over 10,000 arrested as protests enter 10th day – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Unofficial figure suggests more than 10,000 people arrested in protests against racism and police brutality; ex-defense secretary James Mattis accuses Trump of dividing US ‘Your lives matter’: Obama offers Läs mer…

EU leaders will intervene in Brexit talks in autumn, says German official

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain must give away some sovereignty to secure free trade with the EU but Europe’s leaders will intervene in the negotiations in the autumn with the aim of sealing Läs mer…

John Boyega's rousing Black Lives Matter speech wins praise and support

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Movies Boyega’s Star Wars co-stars were among those congratulating the actor on a passionate address at anti-racism demonstration in London John Boyega speaks at a Black Lives Matter protest Läs mer…

#NiUnaMenos five years on: Latin America as deadly as ever for women, say activists

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; It has been five years since pent-up fury over staggering levels of violence against women erupted in a wave of public protest across Argentina under the slogan Ni Una Läs mer…

Meghan on George Floyd killing: 'the only wrong thing to say is nothing' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video In a video for a virtual graduation ceremony at her old high school in LA, the Duchess of Sussex recalled words of advice given by a teacher Läs mer…

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex speaks out over George Floyd killing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meghan, Duchess of Sussex In graduation address for her old school, Meghan says ‘only wrong thing to say is nothing’ George Floyd protests – live coverage George Floyd coverage Läs mer…

Revealed: UK banks and investors' $2bn backing of meat firms linked to Amazon deforestation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Animals farmed Meat industry Investigation uncovers ties between financial institutions and three Brazilian firms connected to environmental destruction Forest fires in the Amazon reached a record high in 2019. Läs mer…

Madeleine McCann parents say focus on suspect 'potentially very significant'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Madeleine McCann Spokesman says it is first time in 13 years he can recall police fixing sights on one individual Kate and Gerry McCann in 2017. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Läs mer…

Pedal power: Zambia's female farmers go further by bike – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A bicycle scheme is shaving hours off long journeys to get milk fresh to market, boosting women’s incomes and benefiting their whole community All photographs by Simon Davis/Unfold Stories Läs mer…

Global report: Mexico and Brazil hit highest daily deaths as Germany spends big on recovery

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mexico’s daily death toll is twice previous high; Angela Merkel launches €130bn stimulus: China to allow some foreign flights to resume Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Germany reveals major stimulus plan as global cases grow by 100,000 a day

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; €130bn German package cuts VAT, offers cash grants; Mumbai introduces new restrictions after hurricane; Italy opens borders; Follow the latest updates Exclusive: governments and WHO changed Covid policy bases Läs mer…

Hong Kong braces as protesters plan to defy Tiananmen vigil ban

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tension high as authorities ban vigils marking 1989 pro-democracy movement ahead of vote on bill that would outlaw mocking Chinese anthem Hong Kong is bracing for another tense day Läs mer…

India’s Reliance conglomerate raises $7bn in rights issue

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sprawling company of Asia’s richest man, Mukesh Ambani, claims world’s biggest non-bank fundraising in a decade India’s telecom-to-oil conglomerate Reliance Industries has completed a massive $7bn rights issue in Läs mer…

Australia will 'continue to welcome' Hong Kong residents as calls mount to match UK's offer of safe haven

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian immigration and asylum MPs urge the government to help people fearing China’s planned security laws A girl jumps for a photograph on a viewing platform overlooking Hong Kong. Läs mer…

Lockerbie bombing: Megrahi lawyers seek to quash conviction

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Family of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi – Libyan man who has since died – lodge appeal over possible miscarriage of justice Lawyers representing the family of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the Libyan man Läs mer…

Putin orders state of emergency after huge fuel spill inside Arctic Circle

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; President lambasts power plant owner ‘for not reporting earlier’ incident bigger than Kerch spill Vladimir Putin has ordered a state of emergency after 20,000 tonnes of diesel fuel spilled Läs mer…

German prisoner identified as suspect in disappearance of Madeleine McCann

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Madeleine McCann Unnamed suspect, in prison on a separate charge, was in the vicinity of Praia de Luz on 3 May 2007 Madeline McCann went missing from the Algarve Läs mer…

Spanish porn actor arrested over fatal toad venom ceremony

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Spain Photographer died after ritual involving toad venom in Spanish town in 2019 Bufo alvarius, also known as the Sonoran Desert or Colorado River toad. Photograph: imageBROKER/Alamy Stock Photo Läs mer…

How were medical journals and WHO caught out over hydroxychloroquine?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Studies under microscope after Guardian investigation reveals flaws with data from US company Surgisphere Governments and WHO changed Covid-19 policy based on suspect data from tiny US company Coronavirus Läs mer…

Missing Mexican congresswoman's body found a month after abduction

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mexico Anel Bueno, 38, was snatched in Pacific coast town Area important for drug cartels is country’s murder capital Indira Vizcaíno, centre, tweeted of her local party colleague Anel Läs mer…

Brazil official recorded calling black rights movement ‘scum’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The man tasked with promoting black culture by Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, has been recorded describing the country’s black rights movement as “scum”. Sérgio Camargo, a fervent Bolsonarista Läs mer…

Single market holds key to unlocking Brexit impasse

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The economic devastation caused by Covid-19 ought to be motivation enough for a deal Nissan says its car plant in Sunderland will be at risk if it has to Läs mer…

Oldest and largest Maya structure discovered in southern Mexico

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Site at Aguada Fénix found using lidar aerial laser technology Vast earth platform exceeds volume of Great Pyramid of Giza Scientists using an aerial remote-sensing method have discovered the Läs mer…

Fears Latin America reopening too fast as Brazil’s Covid-19 deaths surge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Experts have voiced fears that Latin America’s two largest economies are reopening too fast as a record number of Covid-19 deaths left Brazil poised to overtake Italy as the Läs mer…

Trump administration to bar Chinese airlines from flying to US

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Transportation department says restriction to start 16 June US wants Beijing to let American carriers resume flights The US will bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the United Läs mer…

’We built this country’: inspiring moments from the George Floyd protests – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Cities across the US witnessed another night of protests despite widespread curfews a week after George Floyd’s death. Among the violence and anger, moments of peace and hope have Läs mer…

My lockdown fantasy: I wish I was back in the bustling, mind-blowing beauty of Phnom Penh

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; From its sublime palaces and museums to its divine art deco markets, the city’s glorious architecture is lovingly captured in a thrilling new book. But can it survive a Läs mer…