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‘It went so fast’: villagers describe destruction as flooding hits western Germany – video

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Raging floods caused by heavy rain devastated parts of Germany and Belgium on Thursday, killing more than 40 people, destroying buildings and sweeping away vehicles. The full extent of the damage remains unclear becau...

‘People are broken’: Afghans describe first day under full Taliban control

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Arifa Ahmadi* started her first day under full Taliban control by burning her jeans and any other clothes that the Taliban would be likely to disapprove of as the nation woke up to a new era after the last American tr...

Astroworld: police describe events at fatal festival concert – video

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At least eight people died and numerous others were injured in what officials on Saturday described as a surge of the crowd at the Astroworld music festival in Houston while rapper Travis Scott was performing. Officia...

Ryanair passengers describe flight ‘hijacking’ and journalist arrest in Belarus – video

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Passengers onboard a Ryanair a plane that was forced to divert from its Athens-Vilnius route and make an emergency landing in Minsk where officials arrested a dissident journalist, have described being tired and uncom...

‘I couldn’t help anybody’: Colorado witnesses describe terror as shots rang out

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Store customers describe heartache of not being able to help some of the victimsShoppers and staff have described their terror as they fled for their lives when a gunman opened fire in a Colorado supermarket.Sarah Moo...

‘We are exhausted’: UK parents describe childcare challenges they face

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After a poll revealed that nearly two-thirds of working mothers do not have enough childcare during the school summer holidays this year, three parents describe the childcare challenges they will be facing this summer...

London Bridge inquest: officers describe ‘scene of devastation’

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The first of the medics and police to respond to the Fishmongers’ Hall terrorist attack have described the scene that confronted them as they rushed to try to save the people who had been injured, while keeping their ...

An ultramarathon ends in tragedy: runners describe horror of Gansu race

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At the starting line of the Gansu ultramarathon, it was cold but the sun was shining. One competitor struggled to warm up, even after jogging a quick 2km, and noticed some of the elite competitors were wearing shorts ...

Floating props and little sleep: Russians describe filming world’s first movie in space

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Their movie props floated around, sleeping was difficult and they used Velcro to keep objects in place but Russia’s first film crew in space said they were delighted with the result and had “shot everything we planned...

Liverpool headteachers describe ‘sinister’ tactics of anti-vaxx protesters

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Headteachers have described the “sinister” intimidation tactics being used by protesters against the vaccination against Covid of teenagers in schools. “It started with a few emails from a group calling itself Lawyers...

Ugandan activists describe months of physical abuse in prison

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Opposition activists who spent months behind bars in Uganda have described systematic physical abuse, denial of basic legal rights and appalling conditions as they waited for trial on charges they claim were fabricate...

Austerity is a living hell. How can anyone describe it as character-building?

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“Winter of discontent” is the new “blitz spirit” – the phrase on everyone’s lips, but always loudest from the people who couldn’t conceivably remember it. I don’t remember it myself, but at least I was alive in the la...

We’re all so exhausted we need another word to describe quite how exhausted we feel

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Hey, how are you? You’re tired? How tired? Oh, you’ve never been this tired in all your life kind of tired? You dream of sleeping for 10 years tired? Every part of you is tired, even your hair? Yeah, same. After 2020...

Afghan journalists describe violent Taliban beatings when reporting on protests – video

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Two reporters from Kabul have said they were beaten for about 10 minutes by at least six men then locked in a cell, after reporting on protests in Panjshir valley. An acting Taliban minister, who declined to be identi...

‘It’s always like this’: Brooklyn Center residents describe history of racial targeting

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Outraged and spiritually exhausted residents of Brooklyn Center on the outskirts of Minneapolis have condemned what they described as a long track record of racial targeting by police in the small city. Two days afte...