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Labour would empower unions to drive up wages, says Angela Rayner

9 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Deputy leader sets out plans for sector-wide fair pay agreements, starting with adult social care A Labour government would seek to drive up wages by empowering trade unions to...
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We must oppose this cruel universal credit cut by any means necessary | Letters

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Readers say the withdrawal of the £20 uplift has to be resisted and that many of those affected have already suffered disproportionately The threat of the withdrawal of the £20...
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Birthrates are falling, but there's no need to panic | Letters

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Readers respond to reports of Britain's ‘baby shortage' and the potential benefits for both people and the planet Your editorial seems to think that falling birthrates are a...
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Judge issues protest warning as Paralympian jailed for plane stunt

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Disruptive protesters will face serious consequences, says judge in sentencing Extinction Rebellion activist A judge has warned protesters who disrupt people's lives they will...
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‘I haven't looked back': the women who discovered cycling in lockdown

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Quieter lockdown roads inspired a 50% rise in women trying cycling in England. For some riders it turned into more than a new hobby Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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Jason Mohammad ‘angry' at lack of help 30 years after Cardiff riots

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Residents of one of Wales's most deprived areas tell BBC host stigma remains from 1991 disturbances The BBC sports presenter Jason Mohammad has voiced anger at a lack of...
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Why do children in Britain always bear the brunt of Tory cuts? | Polly Toynbee

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

With such a cold and unfeeling government, it's little wonder our birthrate is falling This is no country for babies. It's no surprise the birthrate keeps falling when would-be...
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Experience: our house was moved to a different town

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

We lived in our dream home. Then suddenly a huge chasm split our town. Rather than buy a new home for the move, we decided to transplant the house I moved to Malmberget - a...
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A Hunter-Gatherer's Guide to the 21st Century review - sciencey self-help

13 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Evolutionary biologists Heather Heying and Bret Weinstein show how human nature is at odds with modern society, in a study soaked in pseudoscience Imagine discovering a fence...
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Undisclosed private companies analysing facial data from NHS app

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Fresh privacy concerns raised after NHS refuses to reveal firms used for ID verification process Undisclosed companies are analysing facial data collected by the NHS app, which...
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Taoiseach calls for global response to twin threat of Covid and climate change

The Taoiseach used a speech before the UN General Assembly on Friday to call on global leaders to respond without delay to the challenges of Covid-19 and climate change. Read more ...

R. Kelly jurors begin deliberations on his sex trafficking charges

R. Kelly jurors begin deliberations on his sex trafficking charges

A jury of seven men and five women began deliberating federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges against the R&B superstar on Friday in Brooklyn. Read more ...

Anti-vax ‘vigilantes' urge Covid patients to avoid hospitals and try home cures

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Arbroath 0 Kilmarnock 0: Joel Nouble hits the woodwork as Angus side miss...

Arbroath extended their unbeaten league run to six games but missed out on the chance to claim top spot as they drew with Kilmarnock. Read more ...

Haitian migrant opts to abandon the American Dream and will seek asylum in...

Haitian migrant opts to abandon the American Dream and will seek asylum in Mexico

Haitian national Gilbert Betoux is now foregoing his shot at the American Dream, telling Univision he rather stay in Mexico because he 'can achieve in the United States I can... Read more ...

Video shows Florida police officers ambushed in broad daylight

‘They literally had to return fire from or shoot their weapons from the inside of the vehicle that they were in,' police chief says Read more ...

Coalition of the weaklings as defeated candidates unite against disputed...

Anger over perceived election fraud is bringing together unlikely allies for an unsanctioned protest - but there are few signs the public will take part, says Oliver Carroll Read more ...

Military staff to support health service dealing with Covid-19 pressures

The Army will provide support to Northern Irish hospitals in the coming days, amid warnings of growing pressure on the health system. Read more ...

HGV driver says truckers hit with FINES because of Insulate Britain...

HGV driver says truckers hit with FINES because of Insulate Britain 'employers don't care'

HGV DRIVERS are being fined for missing delivery times as a result of Insulate Britain protestors holding up traffic, according to a trucker. Read more ...

ABC insider slams The View after hosts test positive for COVID before Kamala...

ABC insider slams The View after hosts test positive for COVID before Kamala Harris chat

Hostin and Navarro were booted from Friday morning's live broadcast at ABC's New York studios after returning the positive results at the eleventh hour. Read more ...