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Cabinet committee blocked plan to double Australia’s support to Pacific, election-eve leak reveals

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The Morrison government has been hit by an election-eve leak that cabinet’s national security committee blocked a proposal by the foreign affairs minister, Marise Payne, to double Australia’s support to the Pacific. L...

Leaked Prevent review attacks ‘double standards’ on far right and Islamists

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The government’s counter-terrorism programme has been too focused on rightwing extremism and should now crack down on Islamist extremism, according to leaked draft extracts from a landmark review of the Prevent strate...

Calling a man ‘bald’ is apparently sexual harassment – yet another double standard

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Looks like the British Bung Company is in a spot of bother. An employment tribunal recently ruled that the West Yorkshire-based manufacturer of cask closures must compensate Tony Finn, a former employee, after he was ...

Liam Marshall double edges Wigan past St Helens and into Challenge Cup final

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When Matty Peet accepted the job he had worked his entire adult life towards not even he could have envisaged that in his 17th match as a head coach he would be leading out his hometown club, Wigan, in the Challenge C...

‘Record after record’: Brazil’s Amazon deforestation hits April high, nearly double previous peak

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Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon surged to record levels for the month of April, nearly doubling the area of forest removed in that month last year – the previous April record – preliminary government data has shown, ...

BP profits double to $6.2bn, fuelling calls for energy windfall tax

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BP’s profits more than doubled to $6.2bn (£5bn) in the first three months of the year, adding to pressure on ministers to impose a windfall tax to aid households struggling with soaring energy and fuel bills. The ene...

Australia’s wholesale power prices double in a year as coal-fired power plants falter

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Wholesale power prices in Australia’s main electricity market continued to rise in the first three months of 2022, more than doubling the cost a year earlier, with the increase blamed mostly on more costly fossil fuel...

James Ward-Prowse double rescues point for Southampton at Brighton

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James Ward-Prowse produced a pair of stunning strikes as Southampton battled back from two goals down to claim a thrilling 2-2 Premier League draw at mid-table rivals Brighton. Saints skipper Ward-Prowse expertly curl...

One man dead and another injured after double stabbing in Manchester

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A man has died and another has been injured during a double stabbing in Manchester. Greater Manchester police said officers were called by the ambulance service to an incident on Pollard Street in the Ancoats area at ...

Eddie Nketiah double hands Arsenal vital win amid Chelsea chaos

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Times are changing at Stamford Bridge. Even Arsenal, who once dreaded a trip to this corner of west London, have lost the fear. There is nobody of Didier Drogba’s ilk to bully their defenders into submission these day...

Australia’s Covid death toll in 2022 more than double that of previous two years

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The number of deaths from Covid-19 in Australia this year to date has reached more than double the deaths from 2020 and 2021 combined. According to federal health department data as of 18 April, 6,786 people have died...

The double life of Hatchie: ‘I toured with Kylie, then came home and worked in a cafe’

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On the day her latest single, Lights On, was released, Harriette Pilbeam was stacking and racking clothes in a shop in Brisbane. As the song and its slick music video racked up tens of thousands of plays, Pilbeam twee...

Tesco focused on keeping prices ‘in check’ as profits double

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Tesco doubled pre-tax profits to more than £2bn last year but has warned on profits for this year as it faces a battle to “keep the cost of the weekly shop in check” amid soaring inflation driving up costs and squeezi...

Hot cross bun cookies, double chocolate cake: Easter baking recipes

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At Easter, I am always in the mood for comfort baking. Madeira cake and custard, warm chocolate chip cookies, double chocolate sheet cake, oozing melted chocolate sandwiches. I make it festive with Easter spices, cand...

Sam Kerr double helps Chelsea past Reading and back to top of WSL

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Chelsea returned to the top of the table in some style, putting five goals past Reading in front of a full house at the Kingsmeadow. Emma Hayes’ side played the late kick-off after Arsenal had also won by five goals a...

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