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The changing face of Japan: labour shortage opens doors to immigrant workers

The changing face of Japan: labour shortage opens doors to immigrant workers

Japan – once one of the world’s most homogenous societies – is starting to unwind its traditional opposition to large-scale immigrationOne by one, Mohammad and Munadi thread scallop shells on to thin
PayPal bans Tommy Robinson from using service

PayPal bans Tommy Robinson from using service

Company says it cannot be used ‘to promoted hate, violence, or other forms of intolerance’English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson has been banned from using PayPal.The online payments system
All at sea: Raab's ignorance of Dover-Calais stuns critics

All at sea: Raab's ignorance of Dover-Calais stuns critics

Brexit secretary ‘hadn’t quite understood the full extent’ to which UK was reliant on the straitOpposition parties and pro-remain groups have criticised the Brexit secretary, Dominic Raab, after he
Malcolm Turnbull tells Q&A his removal was an act of madness – video

Malcolm Turnbull tells Q&A his removal was an act of madness – video

The former prime minister accuses leading conservatives of blowing up the government in a 'self-destructive' and 'pointless' coup. In his appearance on the ABC panel show, Malcolm Turnbull unloads on
'It’s never going to be normal': California city in shock after gunman kills 12

'It’s never going to be normal': California city in shock after gunman kills 12

A college line-dancing night was taking place at a Thousand Oaks bar when a 28-year-old former marine entered and wrought tragedy with a handgunResidents stood in silent shock and grief outside a
'I suffer under my age': Dutch man seeks to legally change his age – video

'I suffer under my age': Dutch man seeks to legally change his age – video

Self-styled positivity guru Emile Ratelband said he wants to legally change his age to make himself 20 years younger. The 69-year-old Dutch television personality has asked a court in the Netherlands
Mexico: president-elect Amlo's party moves toward marijuana legalization

Mexico: president-elect Amlo's party moves toward marijuana legalization

Party has submitted legislation to legalize the possession, public use, growth and sale of marijuana The party of Mexico’s president-elect has submitted legislation to legalize the possession, public
Tory Brexiters planning to reject deal even with backstop exit clause

Tory Brexiters planning to reject deal even with backstop exit clause

Former Brexit minister Steve Baker says ‘in the end, it’s not really about the backstop’Eurosceptic Conservative MPs will still vote down the government’s Brexit deal even if Theresa May negotiates an
Google pledges to overhaul its sexual harassment policy after global protests

Google pledges to overhaul its sexual harassment policy after global protests

Company faced historic staff backlash following revelation it paid out $90m to an executive accused of sexual misconductThe CEO of Google, Sundar Pichai, said the company would overhaul its sexual
California shooting: 'The last thing I said was: Son, I love you'  – video report

California shooting: 'The last thing I said was: Son, I love you' – video report

The Ventura county sheriff, Geoff Dean, has confirmed the identity of the gunman who killed 12 people at a southern California bar on Wednesday night. Authorities believe former US marine Ian David
Scientists reveal 10,000-year-old mummy is Native American ancestor

Scientists reveal 10,000-year-old mummy is Native American ancestor

DNA testing discredits theory Nevada’s ‘Spirit Cave mummy’ is of Paleoamerican heritageScientists attempting to map out the historical migrations of North and South America by analysing ancient bones
Ecuador's ex-president Rafael Correa requests asylum in Belgium

Ecuador's ex-president Rafael Correa requests asylum in Belgium

Ecuadoran judge demanded Correa return to face charges related to 2012 kidnapping of an opponentEcuador’s former president Rafael Correa, who is wanted in his homeland on suspicion of kidnapping, has
Jeff Sessions protests: thousands march after Trump fires attorney general – as it happened

Jeff Sessions protests: thousands march after Trump fires attorney general – as it happened

More than 900 demonstrations against Sessions’ firing held nationwide What’s next for the Trump-Russia inquiry now Sessions has been fired? 2.10am GMT We’re ending our live coverage for now, thanks
'McMafia' case: woman who spent £16m at Harrods granted bail

'McMafia' case: woman who spent £16m at Harrods granted bail

Zamira Hajiyeva is facing extradition to Azerbaijan from UK on embezzlement chargesA woman who spent £16m in Harrods and is subject to the UK’s first McMafia-style “dirty money” investigation has been
UK economic growth tipped to be slowest in Europe next year

UK economic growth tipped to be slowest in Europe next year

European commission says UK will join Italy at foot of growth league even with a soft BrexitThe UK will sink to the bottom of the European economic growth league next year to join Italy as the
Tanzania: men arrested for 'gay marriage' face anal examinations

Tanzania: men arrested for 'gay marriage' face anal examinations

Ten detained on island of Zanzibar to undergo test campaigners call tortureTen men arrested for allegedly conducting a same-sex marriage ceremony on the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar are to face a
Mueller investigation: what will happen to it under Matt Whitaker?

Mueller investigation: what will happen to it under Matt Whitaker?

The forced resignation of Jeff Sessions has raised questions about the future of the investigation under the acting attorney generalThe forced resignation of Jeff Sessions as US attorney general has
Empire 2.0: the fantasy that's fuelling Tory divisions on Brexit

Empire 2.0: the fantasy that's fuelling Tory divisions on Brexit

Goal to renew Commonwealth ties may explain willingness to risk toppling May governmentTo understand the Conservatives in the House of Commons who would rather topple their government than allow it to
Kidnapped students in Cameroon reunited with their parents

Kidnapped students in Cameroon reunited with their parents

Pupils put under ‘school arrest’ by government after release from kidnapping allowed to go homeDozens of students who were freed from kidnappers only to be put under effective “school arrest” by the
Acting attorney general says judges should have a 'biblical view of justice' – archive video

Acting attorney general says judges should have a 'biblical view of justice' – archive video

Matthew Whitaker, now acting attorney general after the president fired Jeff Sessions, said of prospective federal judges, 'are they people of faith? Do they have a biblical view of justice? Which I