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UK and France launch joint intelligence unit to crack down on Channel migrant traffickers

14 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Refugee charity appeals for 'a safe and legal way for people to claim asylum so this untenable situation is resolved'
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Officials warn of health risks as heatwave may break records in the south of US

26 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Many of the affected areas are also seeing a coronavirus surge and some experts are anxious heat could increase infections More than 20 locations across the US were expected to...
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Polish election goes to wire as exit poll gives Andrzej Duda tiny lead

26 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Turnout higher than in last weekend's first-round vote; result due by Monday morning Poland election: latest updates Poland's tightly fought and intensely polarising...
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South Africa alcohol ban reimposed as coronavirus cases surge

34 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said the country will immediately return to a ban on the sale of alcohol to reduce the volume of trauma patients so hospitals have...
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Poland presidential election too close to call, exit poll suggests

34 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   3 articles

Poland's presidential run-off election between the conservative incumbent and the liberal, pro-Europe mayor of Warsaw is too close to call, an exit poll suggests.
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Ben Jennings on Donald Trump wearing a mask in public for the first time - cartoon

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40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic, a new CDC estimate says

40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic, a new CDC estimate says

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The "current best estimate" from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that approximately 40% of people infected with COVID-19 are asymptomatic . CNN reported...
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Priti Patel criticised over comments on Leicester's sweatshops

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Home secretary suggested officials ignored problem for fear of seeming racist Priti Patel, the home secretary, has come under fire over claims that “cultural sensitivities”...
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Poland election: results due after neck-and-neck race for president - live news

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

All the latest results and reaction from the presidential runoff between incumbent Andrzej Duda and liberal Warsaw mayor Rafał Trzaskowski 7.11pm BST Hello and welcome to the...
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US grapples with worst coronavirus outbreak in world

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   5 articles

With the US dealing with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone on Sunday as it broke the national record for a state's largest single-day...
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Education Secretary Betsy Devos says it should be 'the rule' to return...

Education Secretary Betsy Devos says it should be 'the rule' to return students to classrooms in the fall

Education Secretary Betsy Devos on Sunday doubled down on the Trump administration's position on opening schools in the fall amid the US' ongoing record spike in cases of the... Read more ...

Irish PM Micheal Martin calls for 'urgent' progress in Brexit trade talks

Irish PM Micheal Martin calls for 'urgent' progress in Brexit trade talks

Micheal Martin, who recently took over from Leo Varadkar, said there had been 'some progress' but called for an 'injection of momentum'. Read more ...

San Francisco tech CEO behind racist tirade at Asian family resigns

San Francisco tech CEO behind racist tirade at Asian family resigns

British CEO Michael Lofthouse, 37, has stepped down as CEO of San Francisco- based company Solid8 following his racist rant at an Asian family. He will enroll in an anti-racist... Read more ...

Labour boycotts Facebook for a month over race content

Labour boycotts Facebook for a month over race content

Labour has dropped all Facebook advertising in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, saying it has a 'duty to stop the spread of hate'. Read more ...

Styrian Grand Prix 2020 live: latest updates from the Red Bull Ring

Styrian Grand Prix 2020 live: latest updates from the Red Bull Ring

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London shooting: Man shot dead near park in Penge - police launch murder...

London shooting: Man shot dead near park in Penge - police launch murder investigation

A MAN has been shot dead near a park in Penge, London. Read more ...

HALF of voters say Keir Starmer has boosted their view of Labour

HALF of voters say Keir Starmer has boosted their view of Labour

In results that will set alarm bells ringing in No10, a poll found Sir Keir is seen as preferable to Boris Johnson on a range of measures - from competence to ability to... Read more ...

Banks told they must provide cash machines within a 'reasonable distance' of...

Banks told they must provide cash machines within a 'reasonable distance' of every UK home

Banks have been told to provide cash machines within a 'reasonable distance' of every UK home after lockdown shut 7,200 ATMs. Read more ...

Young people in north Belfast attacks 'will be brought before courts'...

Young people in north Belfast attacks 'will be brought before courts', police say

Police have resolved to bring those responsible for petrol bomb attacks against officers before the courts after police vehicles were damaged in a second night of disorder in... Read more ...

Leaked doc shows THREE key areas facing local lockdowns - 20 councils on...

Leaked doc shows THREE key areas facing local lockdowns - 20 councils on coronavirus alert

CORONAVIRUS panic is sweeping through the UK after a leaked document drawn up by the Government identified 20 areas in England which are believed to be most at risk from a new... Read more ...