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Vehicles torched amid tension over loyalist bonfires in Northern Ireland

Vehicles torched amid tension over loyalist bonfires in Northern Ireland

Incidents come after the clearing of two bonfire sites by contractors escorted by police Cars and a bus have been stolen and torched in Northern Ireland in violence linked to loyalist bonfires.The
Live animal exporter hit with second licence suspension

Live animal exporter hit with second licence suspension

Agriculture department suspends company in Emanuel Exports group, preventing plan to export 60,000 sheep stranded in PerthA company in the Emanuel Exports group has been hit with a fresh live export
Turkmenistan's president performs in rap video with his grandson – video

Turkmenistan's president performs in rap video with his grandson – video

Turkmenistan's unconventional dictator Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov has released another of his supposedly self-written songs – this time, performing alongside his grandson. The president has previously
Theresa May urges Trump to raise nerve agent attack with Putin

Theresa May urges Trump to raise nerve agent attack with Putin

PM tells Nato leaders that it is time to call out Russia’s ‘malign behaviour’Theresa May has asked Donald Trump to raise the issue of Russian aggression against the west, including the Salisbury nerve
Nevada judge stalls execution after company objects to use of its drug

Nevada judge stalls execution after company objects to use of its drug

Judge ruled Alvogen has reasonable probability of winning lawsuit and issued restraining order against use of midazolam A Nevada judge effectively put the execution of a two-time killer on hold on
Weatherwatch: weather gods confounded sceptics in summer 2013

Weatherwatch: weather gods confounded sceptics in summer 2013

Spring was so cold that people did not expect a hot summer – but they were wrongSpring 2013 was one of the coolest and latest on record – March was even colder than during the Big Freeze of 1963 – so
Greece to expel Russian diplomats over alleged Macedonia interference

Greece to expel Russian diplomats over alleged Macedonia interference

Russia accused of trying to fan opposition to deal which will weaken its influence in BalkansFour Russian diplomats will be banned from Greece after evidence revealed Russia was trying to foment
Donald Trump tells Nato allies to spend 4% of GDP on defence

Donald Trump tells Nato allies to spend 4% of GDP on defence

US president suggests doubling 2% spending target that only five countries have metDonald Trump left the opening day of the Nato summit in Brussels in disarray on Wednesday after making a surprise
Paul Manafort says he's being treated 'like a VIP' in jail

Paul Manafort says he's being treated 'like a VIP' in jail

Trump’s former presidential campaign chairman is detained while awaiting trial on charges of financial crimesPaul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former presidential campaign chairman, was recorded saying he
Thai cave rescue: Navy Seals say mission came 'close to disaster'

Thai cave rescue: Navy Seals say mission came 'close to disaster'

Rescuers who freed Wild Boars team from Tham Luang cave tell of dangers that included heavy rain and low oxygenThe 12 boys whose rescue from a cave in northern Thailand this week captivated the world,
Home Office ordered to pay £50,000 after child separated from father

Home Office ordered to pay £50,000 after child separated from father

High court says parent placed in immigration detention illegally and daughter nearly placed for adoption The Home Office has agreed to pay £50,000 compensation after a three-year-old girl was left in
Trump renews blame on families for separations: 'They are just using children'

Trump renews blame on families for separations: 'They are just using children'

Donald Trump says practice of separating migrant families would be ‘simple to fix’ as government sets up office for reunificationDonald Trump used Twitter on Wednesday to take another swipe at victims
Each time Australia delays bringing a sick child from Nauru, the stakes get higher | Ben Doherty

Each time Australia delays bringing a sick child from Nauru, the stakes get higher | Ben Doherty

The government is playing a dangerous game with the lives of refugee childrenLast week, three children held in Australia’s offshore immigration regime on the island of Nauru were moved to Australia
Britain's Trumpocracy: who are the president's biggest cheerleaders?

Britain's Trumpocracy: who are the president's biggest cheerleaders?

Donald Trump’s UK arrival is expected to be met by protest but some citizens see him as an allyAs the US president arrives in the UK, he will be met with a chorus of disapproval – but also a smaller
Global investors rattled as all-out trade war moves step closer

Global investors rattled as all-out trade war moves step closer

Beijing vows countermeasures if Trump administration acts on latest threat of tariffsGlobal investors have been rattled after a threat by the Trump administration to impose 10% duties on $200bn
Indian politician charged with rape of girl who tried to set herself alight

Indian politician charged with rape of girl who tried to set herself alight

Kuldeep Singh Sengar charged with raping teenager who tried to set fire to herself after police did not act on her complaint Indian federal investigators have charged a politician from the country’s
No single birthplace of mankind, say scientists

No single birthplace of mankind, say scientists

Researchers say it is time to drop the idea that modern humans originated from a single population in a single location The origins of our species have long been traced to east Africa, where the
Nato summit: world leaders gather in Brussels – in pictures

Nato summit: world leaders gather in Brussels – in pictures

Donald Trump and Theresa May pose with other world leaders for traditional ‘family’ photographs at Nato’s Brussels headquarters Continue reading...
Boris Johnson has gone, but his vow to free my wife must be fulfilled | Richard Ratcliffe

Boris Johnson has gone, but his vow to free my wife must be fulfilled | Richard Ratcliffe

Jeremy Hunt inherits a promise to ‘leave no stone unturned’ to help Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, jailed in Iran. I hope he keeps itWhen Boris Johnson resigned as foreign secretary on Monday, I was at my
Buddhist group leader steps down over sexual assault claims

Buddhist group leader steps down over sexual assault claims

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, leader of global Shambhala community, steps down while claims are investigatedThe head of one of the west’s largest Buddhist groups has stepped down while allegations of