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Authorities searching for solutions after pitch invasions cause disquiet

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The end of the season is the most emotional time in the footballing year. It’s when teams lift trophies and escape the drop and when fans give a salute to their heroes, with the Premier League promising to come to a s...

Immigration officers placed in 25 local authorities by Home Office, FoI reveals

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The Home Office has placed immigration officers in child social services and dozens of other local authority departments, in an arrangement that has raised concerns about the ability of the most vulnerable to seek sup...

Madeleine McCann: man made formal suspect by Portuguese authorities

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A German man has been formally identified as a suspect in the disappearance of British toddler Madeleine McCann 15 years ago, Portuguese prosecutors have said. Christian Brueckner, a convicted rapist, has been made an...

Overturned mask mandates leave transport authorities in flux

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A federal judge in Florida has struck down Joe Biden’s national mask mandate covering airplanes, airports and other public transportation, prompting the White House to announce the rule would not be enforced while fed...

‘No one could have predicted’: authorities defend Lismore flood response after evacuation order was cancelled

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Emergency services have responded to criticism of the response to this week’s flooding in Lismore, Byron Bay and Ballina, with the SES acting commissioner Daniel Austin admitting some things would have been done diffe...

More than 3,200 UK bridges need repair, local authorities say

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An increasing number of Britain’s road bridges are crumbling, with more than 3,200 identified as being substandard with a £1.2bn repair cost, local authorities say. In the past year, more than 100 council-maintained b...

Isle Of Man authorities deregister Russian-linked private aircraft

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At least 18 private jets or helicopters linked to Russia have been struck from the Isle of Man’s aircraft register, as the offshore authorities moved to enforce sanctions brought by the EU and UK. Three aircraft have ...

Italian authorities seize one of world’s largest superyachts from oligarch

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Italian authorities have seized a €530m (£444m) superyacht owned by Russian businessman Andrey Melnichenko as part of EU sanctions following Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Sy A – short for Sailing Yacht A – was...

Children’s and maternity hospital hit by Russian bombs, say Ukraine authorities – video

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Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, has said children are buried under rubble after a Russian airstrike targeted a maternity hospital in Mariupol. Footage from the site showed the hospital in ruins and patients ...

Shane Warne death: authorities reveal attempts to save life of cricket legend

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The desperate attempts to save the life of cricket legend Shane Warne have been detailed by police officers and rescue teams on the Thai island of Koh Samui, as the sports world mourns and the 52-year-old leg-spinner’...

Singapore courts set to consider executions amid fears authorities want to clear backlog

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Courts in Singapore will next week consider arguments by four men who have spent more than a decade on death row, amid fears the city state may push ahead with executions to free up space on death row. The Singaporean...

New Zealand authorities deploy Barry Manilow against Covid protesters

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New Zealand authorities have deployed Barry Manilow against protesters at its parliament, playing his greatest hits at hundreds camped out over coronavirus restrictions. The protest began when a convoy of trucks and c...

Prince Andrew case: British and Australian authorities called to help get witness testimony

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The New York judge overseeing Virginia Giuffre’s sexual abuse case against Britain’s Prince Andrew has officially requested assistance from British and Australian legal authorities in obtaining testimony from potentia...

Fight Club gets a new ending in China – and the authorities win

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The ending to David Fincher’s 1999 cult classic film Fight Club has been changed in China, sparking outrage among fans. Film fans in China noticed over the weekend that a version of the Brad Pitt and Edward Norton mov...

Beijing authorities conduct mass Covid testing as cases rise before Olympics

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Beijing’s city government has introduced new measures to contain a recent outbreak of Covid-19, as China’s capital continued to report new local cases of the virus less than two weeks before it hosts the Winter Olympi...

Kazakhstan authorities raise death toll from unrest to 225

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The violent unrest in Kazakhstan that began with peaceful protests in early January has left 225 people dead, authorities have said in a dramatic increase on previous tolls. “During the state of emergency, the bodies ...

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