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Britain - 'If you knew how decisions were made you'd live in a bunker' – Cummings continues attack on Boris Johnson - Dominic Cummings, former adviser to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has launched his latest criticism of those in government, claiming that if decision-making in Whitehall was publicised "everyone would sell everything and head for the bunker in the hills".

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North America -- Everything you need to know about New York City's mayoral contest

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Video -- Brexit minister: Northern Ireland Protocol not sustainable in current form

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North America -- Calls for commission to fully investigate the legacy of Native American boarding schools in US

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Video -- Game Of Thrones fans can take a seat on the Iron Throne in London

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North America -- Police officer and suspect among three dead in Denver shooting

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Middle East -- Clashes between Palestinians and Israelis over Sheikh Jarrah evictions

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World News -- Kim Jong Un's powerful sister Kim Yo Jong dampens hopes of diplomacy between North Korea and US

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Middle East -- Israel develops laser that can shoot down drones from the air

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Europe - Robin Givhan - Opinion - Biden's picture book from trip to Europe shows America is back and welcome

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Joe Biden asks Vladimir Putin about cyber attacks during Geneva summit

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Trump pressured US officials over election 'fraud'

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US President Joe Biden and Russia's Vladimir Putin to meet today in summit in the Swiss capital

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Biden vows to defend Nato allies in effort to shore up US Russia, China strategy

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Man dies after pick-up truck hits spectators at Florida Pride parade

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Brazilians protest against president as 500,000 Covid-19 deaths registered

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'Missed opportunities' to save lives at Manchester Arena

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Ninety-two-year-old twins reunite after one-year Covid-19 separation

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Manchester Arena bombing victims were failed, say families

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Comment - Premium - John Bruton - Opinion - UK's unwillingness to act on a treaty it already signed could yet send us all down a dark path - The European Union can only continue to exist if treaties are respected and acted upon. The EU itself is a treaty-based organisation. This is literally an existential question. Without respect for treaties, there is no EU.

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Fireworks as New York lifts Covid restrictions, but real reward for Irish in the Big Apple isn't a reality yet -- Freya Drohan

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Chrissy Teigen's mistakes happened a very long time ago. What's the point of punishing her now? -- Tanya Sweeney

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Aviation opened up the world to us, now it needs our support to get airborne again -- Mary Kenny

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We sell a myth to the Americans, so let's stop complaining when they buy into it -- Ian O'Doherty

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Amazon branded 'obscene' after ITV investigation finds online giant destroys million of items every year

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Hundreds break Covid rules to celebrate solstice at Stonehenge site

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Thousands of Amazon items are destroyed every week, according to investigation

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Thunderstorms cool down parts of Europe as continent swelters in its first summer heatwave

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UK government moves to scrap 10-day quarantine for Covid-19 contacts

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Swedish prime minister ousted in parliament no-confidence vote

1 day ago

Former speaker John Bercow denies seeking peerage in switch to Labour

1 day ago

Hong Kong's Apple Daily newspaper may cease printing

13 hours ago

Hong Kong newspaper sales soar after arrests

2 days ago

North Korea prepares for 'dialogue with confrontation' with Biden administration

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As Covid funeral pyres burn, India's rural economy goes up in smoke

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Chinese astronauts arrive at space station for three-month mission

4 days ago

Hong Kong police arrest five newspaper executives after office raid

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EU and UK say raid on Hong Kong newspaper shows China cracking down on dissent

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Chinese astronauts fly to rival space station

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New Zealand prime minister backs transgender weightlifter's Olympic selection

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Australia anger as UN committee brands Great Barrier Reef 'in danger'

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Airbnb allegedly 'paid woman €5.9m' after rape in rental property

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Sydney records first local Covid-19 case in more than a month

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US Special Forces veteran and son plead guilty to helping former Nissan chief flee Japan in box on private jet

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Australia's Victoria state reports zero local Covid cases for first time since snap lockdown

11 days ago

Scientists confirm discovery of new dinosaur species in Australia – and it's as long as a basketball court

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Australian farmer almost dies from mice plague after contracting rodent-borne disease

19 days ago

'New world record' as South African mother gives birth to 10 babies

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Boko Haram leader killed by rival militant Islamist group – reports

15 days ago

Gunmen kill 100 civilians in Burkina Faso attack

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Africa could be the key to EU's economic recovery after Covid pandemic

17 days ago

Starvation 'used as a weapon of war' as Ethiopia nears brink of famine

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Gunmen kill Uganda minister's daughter, driver in failed assassination bid

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Africa - Emmanuel Macron - Opinion - Africa needs a New Deal if it's to recover from the ravages of this pandemic

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Emmanuel Macron asks forgiveness for France's role in 1994 genocide

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