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Lapwing review – intriguing drama of 16th-century answer to the hostile environment

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Screenwriter Laura Turner and director Philip Stevens are making their feature-film debuts with this intriguing, slightly stylised and quasi-theatrical piece: stark, oppressive, menacing, a historical drama with a sli...

Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?

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Researchers have mapped the web of connections underpinning coronavirus conspiracy theories, opening a new way of understanding and challenging them. Using Danish witchcraft folklore as a model, the researchers from ...

Dune: science fiction’s answer to Lord of the Rings

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If science fiction has an answer to fantasy’s The Lord of the Rings – JRR Tolkien’s epic saga of the battle to defeat the Dark Lord, Sauron – then Frank Herbert’s Dune has to be a strong contender. Published in 1965, ...

Sacking Koeman not the answer, insists De Jong after Barça crash at Benfica

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A 3-0 defeat at Benfica in the Champions League heaped more pressure on Barcelona’s under-fire manager, Ronald Koeman, but the midfielder Frenkie de Jong said sacking him would not solve the club’s problems. Barcelona...

White House offers Nicki Minaj a phone call to answer vaccine questions

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The White House offered on Wednesday to connect Nicki Minaj with one of the Biden administration’s doctors to address her questions about the Covid-19 vaccine, after the Trinidadian-born rapper’s erroneous tweet alleg...

The UK must answer for a litany of strategic failings in Afghanistan

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In Wednesday’s revelatory parliamentary debates there was hardly any mention of the opportunist architects of the failed British involvement in Afghanistan (Tories rebuke Boris Johnson over ‘catastrophic’ Afghanistan ...

‘You’re not snowflakes’: baby boomers answer gen Z’s biggest questions

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We live in an era in which, for the most part, the generations do not mix frequently. Grandparents are visited occasionally; young people seek the freedom of independent living as early as possible. On social media, i...

Casablanca Beats review – Morocco’s answer to Fame strikes a chord

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Franco-Moroccan director Nabil Ayouch has made a likable, high-energy youth movie that could almost be called the Moroccan answer to Fame and which features that time-honoured plot device: putting on a concert. Using ...

Pure and simple: how nature documentaries became cinema’s answer to ASMR

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The Truffle Hunters is a documentary, but it’s one of the most escapist movies of the year. There is a lot to savour: the rolling Piedmontese countryside; the almost mystical expertise of these sprightly, old Italian ...

The Louisiana gas industry’s answer to lax safety enforcement? Loosen it more

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When a natural gas pipeline fire south-west of New Orleans killed one worker and burned three others, the Louisiana state police ordered Phillips 66 to pay a $22,000 fine for failing to immediately report the incident...

Why Labour’s quest for a simple answer to its loss of voters will fail

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With electoral events paused for 12 months, Britain’s pundit class had little to chew over to understand how voter behaviour had been changed by the pandemic, the post-Brexit period and the new leadership of the Labou...

Labour’s lost voters clamour for belonging – but will the party answer their cry?

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In the wake of Labour’s terrible, soul-destroying election defeat in 2019, the need to “listen” to the red wall constituency voters who had deserted the party became an instant truism. In the trauma of the moment, the...

UK must level up but there is no ‘one size fits all’ answer, says head of CBI

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Businesses should help “level up” the UK by investing away from London and the south-east, but there is no “quick fix” to persuade firms to relocate to the poorest parts of the UK, such as Blackpool or Blackburn, the ...

Let’s have an answer! Take our fiendish University Challenge quiz

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Ahead of the grand final of the brain-squeezing series next Monday, test your mental mettle with 15 questions set by the show’s quizmastersThe University Challenge grand final airs Monday 5 April at 8.30pm on BBC Two

‘Somebody has to answer for this’: voices from the frontline on why we need a Covid inquiry

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It is almost a year since the UK went into lockdown – and the government is facing growing calls to make good on its promise to hold an inquiry into how the country responded to the pandemic. The Guardian has spoken t...

What is journalism for? The short answer: truth

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Who, what, where, when and why? Five questions that are at the heart of our trade. Answer those questions in relation to any news story, and we’re doing our jobs as journalists. They underpin everything we do, what we...

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