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Environmental toxins are worsening obesity pandemic, say scientists

5 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Exclusive: Pollutants can upset body's metabolic thermostat with some even causing obesity to be passed on to children Chemical pollution in the environment is supersizing the...
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Taliban orders female Afghan TV presenters to cover faces on air

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Female anchors post pictures of themselves being ‘erased' on orders of virtue and vice ministry Afghanistan's Taliban rulers have ordered all female TV presenters to cover...
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‘I got fed up with my students ending up in prison or dead': the teacher fighting to end school exclusions

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Appalled by the damage of zero-tolerance behaviour policies that see ever more pupils thrown out of class, and often education, Zahra Bei founded a campaign focusing on racial...
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Nobody should be dying of an eating disorder in England in 2022 | Hope Virgo

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Inpatient admissions should be a last resort, but rates are soaring. Help is needed before people reach a life-threatening crisis It may be depressing, it may be shocking but...
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I can't afford to heat a pizza for my son - this is the reality of Britain's cost of living crisis | Jo Barker-Marsh

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

I'm a full-time carer on universal credit. While the government stands by, my son and I are cold and hungry - and fearful of what's to come My son sat on the stairs of our home...
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Dining across the divide: ‘I found myself considering my life in a way I haven't before'

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

They agreed on what to do with problematic statues, but what about injustice in the police force? Fancy dining across the divide? Find out how to take part Kieran, 45, Hyde...
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UK government to accelerate abortion services delivery in Northern Ireland

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Legislation will bypass local authorities that have delayed the rollout of services The UK government has announced plans to accelerate the delivery of abortion services in...
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Don't let people off if they steal food in desperation, minister tells police

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Kit Malthouse says police watchdog's suggestion that cost of living will trigger more crime is ‘old-fashioned' The policing minister, Kit Malthouse , has disputed the...
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‘Some things can't be repaired': how do you recover when a friend betrays you?

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   9 articles

With the ‘Wagatha Christie' trial poring over the destruction of a celebrity friendship, four people share their experiences of treachery and trauma As the libel suit between...
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‘How is that a real job?' Parents struggle to keep up with children's career options

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Survey finds many feel overwhelmed as their children express interest in jobs they know nothing about When Leon Martin asked for his parents' advice on how to pursue his dream...
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Labour claims £15m has been handed to Putin ally to put green buses on UK streets

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Police officer who said she struggles to feed her kid has £350k home in same...

Police officer who said she struggles to feed her kid has £350k home in same village as Michael Owen

Exclusive: Police officer Vicky Knight , who told Priti Patel she couldn't afford to feed her family on her £40k salary lives in a smart detached home in the same village as... Read more ...

Gerhard Schröder to be stripped of office for not cutting ties with Russia

The former German chancellor, who holds positions at Rosneft and Nord Stream, will lose staff and have no obligations as a statesperson The former German chancellor Gerhard... Read more ...