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IMF says governments could set up their own cryptocurrencies

IMF says governments could set up their own cryptocurrencies

Christine Lagarde praises rebel technology as ‘safe, cheap, and potentially semi-anonymous’Governments should consider offering their own cryptocurrencies to prevent the systems becoming havens for
Australian nurse freed from Cambodian jail but 43 women arrested over surrogacy

Australian nurse freed from Cambodian jail but 43 women arrested over surrogacy

Tammy Davis-Charles was secretly freed on 22 May, a senior prison official saysControversy over commercial surrogacy has flared again in Cambodia with new arrests and disclosure of the secretive
Trumpy Bear advert: Real or spoof?

Trumpy Bear advert: Real or spoof?

An ad for a Trump-inspired stuffed animal with an orange coif and bright blue eyes has caused confusion as to whether the product is real or a spoof. Trumpy Bear has an American flag blanket stuffed
Migrants take 12-metre fishing boat in 'unprecedented' trip across the Channel

Migrants take 12-metre fishing boat in 'unprecedented' trip across the Channel

French authorities surprised at unusually large vessel Iranian group took to make the trip to the UKA group of Iranian migrants took a 12-metre (40ft) fishing boat from a French port and sailed across
CIA doctors considered using 'truth serum' on terror suspects

CIA doctors considered using 'truth serum' on terror suspects

Medical staff was key to waterboarding and other interrogations following 9/11 attacks, newly declassified documents showCIA doctors considered using a “truth serum” on suspected terrorists in
Less than half of rail complainants happy with response, data shows

Less than half of rail complainants happy with response, data shows

Research into train companies highlights huge failings in complaints processLess than half of rail passengers who have complained to train companies believe they have received an adequate response,
Scientists divided over new research method to combat malaria

Scientists divided over new research method to combat malaria

Work on engineered gene used to modify DNA of mosquitoes ‘could be stifled’ by perceived risk to environmentResearch on a radical new way to combat malaria and other devastating diseases could be
Actor Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleging rape and harassment

Actor Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleging rape and harassment

Lawsuit claims movie producer raped De la Huerta twice, taunted her and damaged her careerThe actor Paz de la Huerta filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of raping
El Chapo: trial of Mexican cartel boss begins in New York

El Chapo: trial of Mexican cartel boss begins in New York

Guzmán is being tried at a high-security federal courthouse and kept in solitary confinementThe long-awaited trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has begun in New York, with prosecutors accusing him of
Greens to establish a 'fair dinkum' power inquiry – as it happened

Greens to establish a 'fair dinkum' power inquiry – as it happened

Israel embassy and Indonesia free-trade deal separate discussions, PM says; Senate votes to extend My Health Record opt-out period to 31 January; and the Asean summit. All the day’s events, live
'Stop lying' about Florida recounts, Democrats warn Trump

'Stop lying' about Florida recounts, Democrats warn Trump

Republicans deploy army of lawyers and baselessly claim fraud as Senate and governor’s recounts approach Thursday deadlineDemocratic leaders have demanded that Donald Trump “stop bullying, harassing
Senior White House aide set to be fired after Melania Trump calls for dismissal

Senior White House aide set to be fired after Melania Trump calls for dismissal

Mira Ricardel is deputy security adviser and a John Bolton allyRicardel reportedly clashed with members of first lady’s staffDonald Trump’s deputy national security adviser is reportedly set to be
Morrison to try to rescue Indonesia free trade deal amid Israel embassy friction

Morrison to try to rescue Indonesia free trade deal amid Israel embassy friction

PM’s meeting with Joko Widodo comes after Indonesia’s trade minister says there will be no agreement while Australia considering embassy moveScott Morrison will attempt to rescue the
US toughens border as first members of migrant caravan reach Tijuana

US toughens border as first members of migrant caravan reach Tijuana

400 migrants arrive by bus after splitting from caravanTroops erect barbed wire and barricades at California crossingHundreds of Central American migrants planning to seek asylum in the United States
He came, he sulked, he tweeted: preening Trump on parade in Paris

He came, he sulked, he tweeted: preening Trump on parade in Paris

The outcomes of Trump’s meltdown could be far worse when it is not Macron on the receiving end but, say, Kim Jong-unIn political science classes in the decades to come, Veterans Day Weekend 2018 is
'Evacuation fatigue': danger after people flee wildfires five times in two years

'Evacuation fatigue': danger after people flee wildfires five times in two years

Authorities fear that residents will increasingly ignore repeated calls to flee as devastating wildfires become routineIn 13 months, Meg Brown has evacuated her 3,500-acre family ranch just outside of
Pike River mine disaster: bodies of 29 dead will be recovered

Pike River mine disaster: bodies of 29 dead will be recovered

Minister announces plan to re-enter mine after explosions killed dozens eight years agoEight years after an explosion killed 29 men in New Zealand’s Pike River mine the government has announced it
Bahraini royal sued for failing to pay £27m to meet Bollywood stars

Bahraini royal sued for failing to pay £27m to meet Bollywood stars

London court hears Sheikh Khalifa had agreed to make payments to a third partyA super-wealthy member of the Bahraini royal family has been accused of reneging on a promise to pay $35m (£27m) to meet
Twelve leading Tory MPs join calls to accelerate curbs on FOBTs

Twelve leading Tory MPs join calls to accelerate curbs on FOBTs

MPs who all work for ministers write to chief whip amid growing rebellion over policyTwelve leading Conservative MPs have written to the chief whip urging the government to bow to pressure to bring
Mueller seeking more details on Nigel Farage, key Russia inquiry target says

Mueller seeking more details on Nigel Farage, key Russia inquiry target says

Exclusive: Jerome Corsi to Guardian – ‘They asked about Nigel’Key Brexit figure Farage has denied involvement with RussiaRobert Mueller is seeking more information about Nigel Farage for his