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Syrian refugees face new enemy in Canadian apartments: bedbugs

Syrian refugees face new enemy in Canadian apartments: bedbugs

Families that broke leases due to infestations reached a settlement with an apartment company, highlighting Canada’s bedbug problem They fled barrel bombs and chemical weapon attacks in war-torn
Meet the people fighting to keep Ireland's abortion ban – video

Meet the people fighting to keep Ireland's abortion ban – video

Many Irish people see the abortion referendum as a crossroads. Ireland could say yes and turn towards the liberal values of the EU, while a no vote would defend its Catholic conservatism. Phoebe
'Remember Savita': father's plea for voters to end Ireland's abortion ban

'Remember Savita': father's plea for voters to end Ireland's abortion ban

Andanappa Yalagi, whose daughter died after a miscarriage at a Galway hospital, hopes the referendum will change the law Her death was the “end of the world” to her family, and a catalyst for an
Home Office under fire over ‘muddled’ strategy on slavery that fails victims

Home Office under fire over ‘muddled’ strategy on slavery that fails victims

Resignation of anti-slavery commissioner Kevin Hyland prompts scrutiny of Theresa May’s flagship policyAnti-trafficking campaigners have accused the Home Office of a “muddled and inconsistent”
The young Somalis recreating Mogadishu's prewar splendour

The young Somalis recreating Mogadishu's prewar splendour

A project that uses crowdsourced photos of destroyed buildings to form 3D digital models is helping refugees rediscover their rootsFive years ago, Yusuf Shegow visited the ruins of the once-grand
'Every girl is forced by our culture into FGM': battling for change in Kenya – podcast

'Every girl is forced by our culture into FGM': battling for change in Kenya – podcast

From rescuing girls from female genital mutilation to championing women’s political rights, Leah Chebet Psiya is breaking down barriers in her Pokot community in eastern KenyaLife is far from easy for
Plans for £100m Nobel Centre blocked by Swedish court

Plans for £100m Nobel Centre blocked by Swedish court

David Chipperfield-designed centre would harm Stockholm waterfront, court rulesA Swedish court has blocked the construction of a major new Nobel Centre in Stockholm intended as the future venue for
Otago University seizes and destroys copies of student magazine depicting menstruation

Otago University seizes and destroys copies of student magazine depicting menstruation

Editor accuses university of ‘censorship’ after staff removes all copies of Critic magazine from campus Staff from New Zealand’s oldest university have conducted a night-time raid to seize and destroy
New York judge orders man to move out of parents' home – video

New York judge orders man to move out of parents' home – video

A judge has ordered a 30-year-old man in New York state to move out of his parents’ house. Michael Rotondo, who reportedly moved back home eight years ago, told the judge he was entitled to live with
Mexico: brazen daylight shootout turns Guadalajara into war zone

Mexico: brazen daylight shootout turns Guadalajara into war zone

Attack on restaurant targeting former state prosecutor brings war on drugs to one of city’s trendiest avenuesWitnesses said the shootout seemed like something straight out of an action movie: heavily
Australia free trade deal talks to push for greater access to EU's agriculture markets

Australia free trade deal talks to push for greater access to EU's agriculture markets

Agreement would create jobs at home and in Europe, Malcolm Turnbull says• Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noonAustralia will push for expanded access to Europe’s
US Congress passes partial Dodd-Frank rollback in move to deregulate banking

US Congress passes partial Dodd-Frank rollback in move to deregulate banking

Bill partially lifts restrictions enacted after 2008 financial crash as Republicans tell banking sector ‘help is on the way’The US Congress on Tuesday passed a partial rollback of banking rules put in
Investigating media tipoff of AWU raid not AFP's 'highest priority' – politics live

Investigating media tipoff of AWU raid not AFP's 'highest priority' – politics live

Chief Andrew Colvin tells estimates hearing leak about police activity ‘certainly frustrates me’, while Labor is keen to grill Michaelia Cash further on last year’s raid. All the days events, live
Two Australian embassy officials in South Africa reported sacked in bribery scandal

Two Australian embassy officials in South Africa reported sacked in bribery scandal

At least 21 Nigerians received student visas ‘tainted by corrupt conduct’ • Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morningTwo officials at an Australian embassy in South
New York judge orders man, 30, to move out of family home after parents sue

New York judge orders man, 30, to move out of family home after parents sue

Michael Rotondo, who reportedly moved back home eight years ago, issued with eviction order after he thwarted parents’ effortsA judge has ordered a 30-year-old man in New York state to move out of his
Choir lead Don't Look Back in Anger at mass singalong in Manchester – video

Choir lead Don't Look Back in Anger at mass singalong in Manchester – video

Following an introduction from the former frontman of Oasis, Noel Gallagher, the choir at the mass singalong for the victims of the Manchester Arena attack sing Don't Look Back in Anger, joined by
Boris Johnson wants a plane as PM's is rarely available – and too grey

Boris Johnson wants a plane as PM's is rarely available – and too grey

Foreign secretary says department needs an aircraft to boost UK’s trade prospectsBoris Johnson has suggested that Britain’s post-Brexit trade prospects could be bolstered if he had his own Foreign
Five things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg's European parliament appearance

Five things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg's European parliament appearance

The format didn’t let MEPs question the Facebook boss too deeply – but there were worries over its monopoly1. The European Parliament’s chosen format was a terrible way to elicit answers from one of
Stock markets drop after Trump signals dissatisfaction with China negotiations

Stock markets drop after Trump signals dissatisfaction with China negotiations

The Dow Jones fell after Trump said he isn’t satisfied with US-China trade talks and cast doubt on the North Korea summitThe Dow Jones stock index dropped 200 points on Tuesday after Donald Trump said
Complaints that Zuckerberg 'avoided questions' at European parliament

Complaints that Zuckerberg 'avoided questions' at European parliament

Facebook founder spends 30 minutes giving answers to 60 minutes of MEPs’ questionsMark Zuckerberg’s meeting at the European parliament ended in acrimony amid a chorus of complaints that the Facebook