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Gilets jaunes name 10 candidates for European elections

Gilets jaunes name 10 candidates for European elections

Protest group in France says it wants to ‘transform the anger into a human political project’The gilets jaunes (yellow vests) have named 10 candidates for the European parliament elections in May and
Amazon puts delivery robots on streets – with a human in tow

Amazon puts delivery robots on streets – with a human in tow

Six-wheeled robots launching in US can autonomously follow route and dodge pedestriansAmazon’s drone delivery service may be missing in action but the company has not given up on its dream of robots
'I'm an apocalypse writer': Bradford Cox of Deerhunter, the asexual rock star for end times

'I'm an apocalypse writer': Bradford Cox of Deerhunter, the asexual rock star for end times

He surrounds himself with beauty, has everything he’s ever wanted and really, really loves his dog. So why is the Atlantan indie rocker writing about the killing of Jo Cox and the end of the world?The
Alex Salmond profile: architect of the SNP's rise to power

Alex Salmond profile: architect of the SNP's rise to power

News of the former first minister’s arrest will send ripples through the party he rebuiltAlex Salmond is one of the most significant political figures of recent British history, whose tenure as first
Police arrest 19 people over FGM gang attacks on women in Uganda

Police arrest 19 people over FGM gang attacks on women in Uganda

Critics say police should have acted earlier on reports of forceful mutilation of more than 400 women in a month by armed groupsSixteen men and three women have been arrested for allegedly aiding and
Indian traders say film fans are stealing milk to pour over posters

Indian traders say film fans are stealing milk to pour over posters

Police in Tamil Nadu are asked to stop youths setting on morning delivery peopleMilk dealers in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu are asking police to stop movie fans splashing milk on posters
Military buildup in Arctic as melting ice reopens northern borders

Military buildup in Arctic as melting ice reopens northern borders

As ice melts and shipping lanes open up, geopolitical tensions are growing and old cold war bases are being reopenedThe climate crisis is intensifying a new military buildup in the Arctic, diplomats
'I'm tan, it's pretty obvious': Naomi Osaka responds to 'whitewashing' in advert – video

'I'm tan, it's pretty obvious': Naomi Osaka responds to 'whitewashing' in advert – video

Naomi Osaka said she does not think one of her sponsors are guilty of 'whitewashing' after the player, who has a Japanese mother and a Haitian father, was depicted with pale skin in an
George Clooney and John Prendergast: We're not silent on Sudan – we're going after the regime's loot

George Clooney and John Prendergast: We're not silent on Sudan – we're going after the regime's loot

We’ve learned that working behind the scenes achieves more than naming and shaming “Where are George Clooney and co now that Sudan needs them?” asked an Opinion article in the Guardian this week. The
Israeli teenager charged with manslaughter in stoning of Palestinian car

Israeli teenager charged with manslaughter in stoning of Palestinian car

Suspect accused of committing anti-Arab ‘act of terror’Israeli prosecutors have charged a 16-year-old Israeli settler with manslaughter after he was accused of throwing a rock at a speeding car and
Brexit: Rudd defies No 10 by calling for Tory MPs to get free vote on move to rule out no deal – as it happened

Brexit: Rudd defies No 10 by calling for Tory MPs to get free vote on move to rule out no deal – as it happened

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenA quarter of the UK cabinet went to Davos: what are they doing there?Lunchtime summaryCan no-deal Brexit be stopped?Afternoon summary
School strikes over climate change continue to snowball

School strikes over climate change continue to snowball

Number of students skipping school in protests inspired by Greta Thunberg, 16, reaches record numbers around worldThe founder of the school strikes for climate action has told the world’s business and
Rise in homicides in England and Wales fuels calls for police funds

Rise in homicides in England and Wales fuels calls for police funds

Crime survey shows number of murder and manslaughter offences rose to 739 last yearThe number of homicides in England and Wales increased by 14% in the year to September 2018, according to official
Protester wins fight to wipe political activities from police database

Protester wins fight to wipe political activities from police database

John Catt said there was no justification for police to retain surveillance records of his activities at 66 peaceful protestsA 94-year-old peaceful protester has won an eight-year legal battle to
FDA's opioids adviser accuses agency of having 'direct' link to crisis

FDA's opioids adviser accuses agency of having 'direct' link to crisis

Exclusive: head of Food and Drug Administration’s opioid advisory team says officials are manipulating process to benefit big pharmaThe Food and Drug Administration is sacrificing American lives by
Zombie clunkers: has your local bus been resurrected in Guatemala?

Zombie clunkers: has your local bus been resurrected in Guatemala?

Phased out vehicles often end up back in use in developing countries – a form of dumping with serious environmental consequencesIn a sparsely furnished office overlooking dozens of buses at the Zone
Renault names new chairman and CEO after Carlos Ghosn quits

Renault names new chairman and CEO after Carlos Ghosn quits

French carmaker’s board appoints Jean-Dominique Senard and Thierry BolloréRenault has appointed a new chairman and chief executive after Carlos Ghosn resigned from both roles.The board named the
Coalition of major companies trial reusable packaging for online orders

Coalition of major companies trial reusable packaging for online orders

Under Loop scheme, durable containers will be delivered instead of single-use packagingSeveral of the world’s biggest consumer goods companies are to trial a new scheme of refillable and returnable
The Brexit nightmare is entirely the Tories' fault. Don't blame Labour | Alex Hern

The Brexit nightmare is entirely the Tories' fault. Don't blame Labour | Alex Hern

From Cameron promising a vote he never wanted to hold to May taking us to the brink of no deal - it’s a very Conservative messThere isn’t much that’s funny about Brexit. At least, not funny ha-ha. But
Novichok attack board game 'Our Guys in Salisbury' on sale in Russia

Novichok attack board game 'Our Guys in Salisbury' on sale in Russia

Makers of game that features figures in hazmat suits say it is reaction to western coverageA Russian toymaker has released a board game called Our Guys in Salisbury, featuring the same cities in