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Outrage after Netflix pulls comedy show criticising Saudi Arabia

Outrage after Netflix pulls comedy show criticising Saudi Arabia

Standup Hasan Minhaj had mocked official accounts about fate of Jamal KhashoggiNetflix has taken down an episode of a satirical comedy show critical of Saudi Arabia in the country after officials from
Dakota Access pipeline developer misses year-end deadline to plant trees

Dakota Access pipeline developer misses year-end deadline to plant trees

Energy Transfer Partners only planted about 8,800 of the 20,000 trees required along the pipeline’s route in 2018The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline missed a year-end deadline to plant
Manchester stabbings suspect detained under Mental Health Act

Manchester stabbings suspect detained under Mental Health Act

Man, 25, remains in custody but is refusing to cooperate with officersPolice have detained a suspect under the Mental Health Act as counter-terrorism officials raced to discover what led to the
Take action: Parkland students on five ways to fight gun violence in 2019

Take action: Parkland students on five ways to fight gun violence in 2019

Last year, students from Parkland, Florida inspired a wave of activism after the mass shooting at their high school. Student journalists from Parkland share ideas for keeping that momentum going in
Man stabbed to death at New Year's Eve party in London's Park Lane

Man stabbed to death at New Year's Eve party in London's Park Lane

Man, believed to have been security guard, fatally stabbed and three others injured A man has been stabbed to death at a New Year’s Eve party on London’s Park Lane.Emergency services were called to
America's year in satellite imagery – in pictures

America's year in satellite imagery – in pictures

From lava flows on Hawaii to raging fires in California, images gathered from high above Earth by satellites in 2018 show how humanity, geopolitics and the force of nature upended lives and landscape
DRC electoral fraud fears rise as internet shutdown continues

DRC electoral fraud fears rise as internet shutdown continues

Both opposition and ruling coalition claim victory after chaotic presidential pollFears of electoral fraud are rising in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after officials said a total block on
Russia explosion: baby pulled alive from tower block rubble

Russia explosion: baby pulled alive from tower block rubble

Eleven-month-old child found in ruins of building where 37 people are still missingRussian emergency services have found an 11-month-old baby boy alive in the rubble of an apartment block that
Sadiq Khan angers Brexiters with pro-EU fireworks display

Sadiq Khan angers Brexiters with pro-EU fireworks display

Mayor uses New Year’s Eve event to send message London remains open to Europeans If the festive season can sometimes involve trolling relatives with different political views, Sadiq Khan has arguably
Roger Federer and Serena Williams meet with Switzerland winning at Hopman Cup

Roger Federer and Serena Williams meet with Switzerland winning at Hopman Cup

• Decisive mixed doubles won by Belinda Bencic and Federer • Williams won her singles, while Federer overcame TiafoeRoger Federer came out on top in his highly anticipated match-up with Serena
Israel's opposition alliance disbands months before election

Israel's opposition alliance disbands months before election

Centre-left coalition leader Avi Gabbay says he will no longer partner with Tzipi Livni Israel’s centre-left opposition alliance has broken up in a dramatic realignment of the country’s political
Jair Bolsonaro's inauguration: the day progressive Brazil has dreaded

Jair Bolsonaro's inauguration: the day progressive Brazil has dreaded

Brazil’s new president will feel emboldened to roll back rainforest protections and legitimise police’s use of deadly forcePicture gallery: Jair Bolsonaro takes office as Brazil’s presidentIt was a
Eight people airlifted from broken funfair ride in France

Eight people airlifted from broken funfair ride in France

Helicopter scrambled after revellers spend New Year’s Eve stuck in mid-air in Rennes Eight people were rescued from a funfair ride by helicopter after becoming stuck 50 metres high in the air on New
'People just want their lives back': Salisbury dreams of a calm 2019

'People just want their lives back': Salisbury dreams of a calm 2019

Locals reflect on a year that took a tragic turn following the novichok poisonings On Sunday 4 March 2018 emergency services were called to what they believed was a straightforward medical incident –
Several people injured after man drives car into crowd in Germany

Several people injured after man drives car into crowd in Germany

Man arrested in Bottrop over what police say appears to have been an intentional attackA man has been arrested in Germany after driving his car into a crowd of people, injuring at least four, in what
US man detained in Russia is former marine, says family

US man detained in Russia is former marine, says family

Paul Whelan was in Moscow for friend’s wedding when he was held for spying, says brother The American man who was detained in Russia on accusations of being a spy is a retired marine who was visiting
Baby found alive in rubble after Russian building collapse – video

Baby found alive in rubble after Russian building collapse – video

Rescuers have found a 10-month-old child alive in the rubble of a Russian apartment block that partially collapsed in an explosion. The blast, thought to have been caused by a gas leak, damaged 48
Manchester stabbings: counter-terror police raid house in city

Manchester stabbings: counter-terror police raid house in city

Three people including a police officer injured in ‘frenzied’ New Year’s Eve attackCounter-terrorism police have raided a house in Manchester after three people including a British Transport Police
Donald Trump 'ready' to negotiate on government shutdown – video

Donald Trump 'ready' to negotiate on government shutdown – video

Donald Trump tells Fox News he is ready to negotiate an end to the partial government shutdown. In an interview broadcast on Monday night, Trump adds: ‘We have to have border security and the wall is
Army barracks 'not fit for animals', says Tory MP after leaked fire safety report

Army barracks 'not fit for animals', says Tory MP after leaked fire safety report

Johnny Mercer says soldiers are living in ‘lethal’ conditionsSoldiers are living in barracks which are not fit for animals, a Tory MP has claimed after a leaked report revealed concerns about fire