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WALES CARDIAC CARE AT RISK OF FALLING BEHIND

COVID-19 has impacted every aspect of the lives of people across Wales. Wales has been consumed with immediate and reactive action...

PART FOUR: A SOVEREIGN WALES IN AN ISLE-WIDE CONFEDERATION

A sovereign Wales in an isle-wide confederation is an essay by Glyndwr Cennydd Jones presented in five daily parts. You can read part...

 
 
 

PART ONE: A SOVEREIGN WALES IN AN ISLE-WIDE CONFEDERATION

A sovereign Wales in an isle-wide confederation is an essay by Glyndwr Cennydd Jones, presented in five daily parts on the IWA website...

A WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY?

The pandemic understandably continues to be at the forefront of everyone's minds, and whilst responding to the crisis remains imperative,...

 
 
 

ERASMUS IS GONE - BUT WHAT COMES NEXT?

As we slip somewhat clumsily out of the back-door of the EU, we have learned that the nations of the UK will no longer have access...

‘ACCOUNTABILITY DEFICIT' HAUNTS LANDLORD LICENSING BODY

Today, the National Residential Landlords Association publishes its report on Rent Smart Wales , the nation's licensing body for private...

 
 
 

AFTER MOHAMUD MOHAMMED HASSAN'S DEATH, WALES NEEDS TO DECLARE A MEDIA EMERGENCY

The dangers of Wales' weak media landscape were thrown into sharp relief this week as the story broke - first on social media, and...

PEOPLE IN WALES ARE LOSING OUT ON BENEFITS

Household finances in Wales have been hit hard by coronavirus. Many people have lost jobs or seen their incomes reduced, leaving them...

 
 
 

LOCKDOWN WALES: HOW COVID-19 TESTED WALES

In this opening extract from Lockdown Wales: How Covid-19 Tested Wales , Will Hayward explains why he wrote the book, who it's for,...

A WELSH BUDGET FOR A VALUES BASED RECOVERY

It is difficult to imagine a more uncertain set of circumstances in which to publish a draft Welsh budget. For families and businesses,...

 
 
 

ENSURING VACCINE SUCCESS: WHAT WALES MUST DO

Make no mistake, a vaccine programme on this scale, to be conducted with the necessary speed, is a titanic administrative and logistical...

KEEPING ME AWAKE AT NIGHT: WELSH DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION

The problem that is keeping me awake at night. We have votes for 16 for the first time in Wales. However, Welsh and UK citizens, crucially...

 
 
 

FOR WALES, SEE ENGLAND? THE UK MEDIA AND DEVOLUTION

The IWA Media Audit 2020 will be published in November. Journalism can often be described as a window on our world. Its importance...

TIME TO REVOLUTIONISE OUR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Have you ever seen the cartoons that show “What if physical diseases were treated like mental illness?” A patient lies in bed gripping...

 
 
 

EMPOWERING THE SENEDD AND RESISTING ATTACKS ON DEVOLUTION

Last month, the Welsh Parliament/Senedd voted 39-16 to pass the Local Government and Elections Bill , a significant piece of legislation...

POVERTY SHOULDN'T BE THE CONSEQUENCE OF CARING

You'd be forgiven for not knowing that today marks Carers Rights Day. Amid all of the continuing coronavirus chaos, this important...

 
 
 

WHY A UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME COULD TACKLE DOMESTIC ABUSE

Since being elected in 2018, I have made the White Ribbon Campaign to end violence against women one of my top priorities. The idea...

CANCER DOESN'T STOP FOR A PANDEMIC - NEITHER CAN WE

Mention the words “Single Cancer Pathway” to someone on the street and they may look at you blankly. But within the NHS in Wales, those...

 
 
 

LIFELONG, FLEXIBLE LEARNING NEEDS TO BE CENTRAL TO OUR RECOVERY

During the course of this year, we have seen people turning to learning in their thousands as a way not only of brushing up on old...

A SPORTING CHANCE AT IMPROVING WELLBEING AND MENTAL HEALTH

The Coronavirus pandemic seems never-ending, and in truth, we don't yet know how it all will turn out. However, the world does seem...

 
 
 



Matt Gaetz's staff deny he was snubbed by Donald Trump

Matt Gaetz's staff deny he was snubbed by Donald Trump

Congressman Matt Gaetz sought a meeting with Donald Trump recently but was snubbed, CNN reported on Sunday - a report furiously rejected by the politician and his allies. Read more ...

Female teacher at Adelaide school charged with child sex offences

Female teacher at Adelaide school charged with child sex offences

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Woman at centre of Byron Bay bachelorette party Covid outbreak tested...

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Chelsea could sell 11 players to fund Erling Haaland transfer this summer

Chelsea could sell 11 players to fund Erling Haaland transfer this summer

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Man Utd transfer chief John Murtough could save millions in the summer after...

Man Utd transfer chief John Murtough could save millions in the summer after Spurs win

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Parties urged to include plans for four-day working week in their manifestos

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Recruiter shares the three most common mistakes people make when starting a...

Recruiter shares the three most common mistakes people make when starting a new job

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Coronavirus live news: Warning as English pub gardens reopen; India sees...

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Ecuador election: former banker Lasso ahead after 90% of vote counted

Voters in presidential race appeared to have rebuffed a leftist movement, favouring the conservative over Andrés Arauz Voters in Ecuador appeared to turn to a conservative... Read more ...

Samsung launches ‘Back to School' campaign in India for Galaxy Tabs

Samsung launches ‘Back to School' campaign in India for Galaxy Tabs

As remote education gets extended in the second Covid wave, Samsung India has announced the 'Back to School' campaign in India that will give students and educators Galaxy... Read more ...