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Shell boss says mass reforestation needed to limit temperature rises to 1.5C

Shell boss says mass reforestation needed to limit temperature rises to 1.5C

Ben van Beurden says ‘another Brazil in terms of rainforest’ will help achieve UN targetThe boss of Shell has said a huge tree-planting project the size of the Amazon rainforest would be needed to
Brett Kavanaugh: divisive fight fades into silence on justice's first day

Brett Kavanaugh: divisive fight fades into silence on justice's first day

Kavanaugh’s elevation was briefly acknowledged by John Roberts, but the remarks were forgotten amid mundane court businessBrett Kavanaugh took his seat on the supreme court on Tuesday after one of the
Brexit makes Scottish independence more likely, Sturgeon tells SNP

Brexit makes Scottish independence more likely, Sturgeon tells SNP

Leader tells party to do more to persuade voters but offers no timetable for new Scottish referendumNicola Sturgeon has told the Scottish National party conference that Brexit makes independence more
Guatemala's former vice-president jailed for 15 years on corruption charges

Guatemala's former vice-president jailed for 15 years on corruption charges

Roxana Baldetti was found guilty of fraud for involvement in a bogus multimillion-dollar scheme to clean up a contaminated lakeGuatemala’s former vice-president Roxana Baldetti has been jailed for
Brexit deal with preferential access 'could top gains of ending free movement'

Brexit deal with preferential access 'could top gains of ending free movement'

Government adviser on immigration tells MPs that ending current system would yield only modest benefitsThe economic boost of a Brexit deal involving preferential access to the UK for EU citizens could
Labor pledges $14bn for public schools over 10 years if it wins election

Labor pledges $14bn for public schools over 10 years if it wins election

Bill Shorten promises every public school in Australia will get a funding boostBill Shorten has pledged to invest an additional $14bn in public education over 10 years if Labor wins the next federal
Leeds lorry drivers face £50 daily charge in bid to cut air pollution

Leeds lorry drivers face £50 daily charge in bid to cut air pollution

HGVs, buses and coaches would pay full fee with taxis and LGVs paying £12.50Drivers of the most polluting vehicles, could be charged up to £50 a day to enter Leeds under radical new plans to cut air
Nikki Haley and Donald Trump praise each other after her resignation – video

Nikki Haley and Donald Trump praise each other after her resignation – video

Nikki Haley and Donald Trump heap praise on each other after she resigns as US ambassador to the UN. She denied speculation she was leaving to run for president in 2020, saying she would be
Brazil's far-right frontrunner Bolsonaro vows to rule with 'authority not authoritarianism'

Brazil's far-right frontrunner Bolsonaro vows to rule with 'authority not authoritarianism'

After his first-round victory, Jair Bolsonaro tries to allay fears that Brazil could lurch back towards dictatorship under his commandBrazil needs to be ruled “with authority but without
Jeremy Hunt warns Saudis over Khashoggi disappearance

Jeremy Hunt warns Saudis over Khashoggi disappearance

Foreign secretary meets Saudi official and says friendships depend on shared valuesThe foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has warned Saudi Arabia that its friendship with the UK depends on shared values,
Fernando Albán: UN to investigate death in custody of Venezuelan politician

Fernando Albán: UN to investigate death in custody of Venezuelan politician

Officials say Caracas councillor leapt from 10th floor of buildingOpposition leader: ‘There’s no doubt this was an assassination’The United Nations has said it will investigate the death in custody of
Calvin Klein fragrance could be used to lure killer tiger

Calvin Klein fragrance could be used to lure killer tiger

Officials in India say Obsession cologne may help trap animal that has killed nine peopleWildlife authorities in India trying to catch a tiger thought to have killed at least nine people say they are
The latest major Trump resignations and firings

The latest major Trump resignations and firings

A live list of biggest resignations, firings and other departures from Donald Trump’s administration and the White House Continue reading...
Virgin Galactic space shot is go 'within weeks, not months'

Virgin Galactic space shot is go 'within weeks, not months'

Richard Branson commits to SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity flight beyond Earth’s atmosphereVirgin Galactic will take its first trip into space within weeks according to Richard Branson, the firm’s billionaire
Hillary Clinton criticises Tory MEPs over failure to censure Hungary

Hillary Clinton criticises Tory MEPs over failure to censure Hungary

Former presidential nominee says Conservative party has come long way from ChurchillHillary Clinton has delivered a stinging attack on the Conservative party for the failure of Tory MEPs to censure
Kanye West v Taylor Swift: from the VMAs to the White House, who is winning now?

Kanye West v Taylor Swift: from the VMAs to the White House, who is winning now?

The stars are at odds yet again as the White House announces West will meet with Trump and Jared Kushner after Swift endorses two Democratic candidatesWith every twist in the news cycle, it becomes
Nikki Haley resigns as US ambassador to UN, shocking fellow diplomats

Nikki Haley resigns as US ambassador to UN, shocking fellow diplomats

Trump said he had been informed ‘probably six months ago’Ivanka, touted as successor, rules out taking roleNikki Haley has resigned as the US ambassador to the United Nations and will leave her post
Berlin startup offers €1m to save ancient Hambach forest from coal mining

Berlin startup offers €1m to save ancient Hambach forest from coal mining

Ecosia offers to buy remaining forest from energy firm RWE, which plans to fell most of the treesA non-profit Berlin tech startup has offered to buy the remaining 200 hectares of an ancient German
India has #MeToo moment as claims of sexual misconduct reach government

India has #MeToo moment as claims of sexual misconduct reach government

Entertainment and media industries rocked by accusations against prominent men, including a minister India’s media and entertainment industries have been rocked by accusations of sexual misconduct
One in four Save the Children staff 'suffer discrimination or harassment'

One in four Save the Children staff 'suffer discrimination or harassment'

Employees reported being ignored, humiliated or ridiculed, in a review commissioned by the charity in the wake of sexual harassment scandalsTwenty eight percent of Save the Children UK employees say