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Monarch butterflies bounce back in Mexico wintering grounds

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Mexican experts have said that 35% more monarch butterflies arrived this year to spend the winter in mountaintop forests, compared with the previous season. Experts say the rise may reflect the butterflies’ ability to...

Independent funding for NSW’s Icac rejected on ‘philosophical’ grounds

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New South Wales’ premier, Dominic Perrottet, says he denied a request by the state’s anti-corruption watchdog for its funding to be made independent from government because of a “philosophical view” about the role of ...

UK grounds plane ahead of inquiry into possible Russian links

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UK authorities have grounded another plane to investigate possible links with Russia, the transport secretary has announced. Russian airlines and private jets are prohibited from landing in the UK and it is a criminal...

Interpol arrest warrant allegedly targeting Kuwaiti princess and partner ‘on political grounds’

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A Kuwaiti princess seeking asylum in Bosnia-Herzegovina has claimed the Kuwaiti state is using an Interpol red notice to intimidate and harass her and force the extradition of her partner, a prominent dissident blogge...

Humpback whales removed from Australia’s threatened species list but feeding grounds still at risk

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Humpback whales have been removed from the threatened species list after a significant increase in numbers in the 60 years since they were first protected, but green groups warn populations could decline again as ocea...

Winter storm in Washington DC brings snow and grounds Biden’s helicopter

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A winter storm packing heavy snow blew into Washington DC on Monday, closing government offices and schools and grounding the president’s helicopter. As much as 10in of snow was forecast for the District of Columbia, ...

Noticias de Covid en vivo: Continúa el aumento de casos en Australia; Terreno de Omicron 1,000 más vuelos en EE. UU.

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Registros de NSW 6,234 casos y Victoria 1,999 en medio de retrasos reportados en las pruebas de PCR; Motivos de sobretensión de Omicron 1,000 más vuelos a EE. UU. durante el fin de semana de Navidad

Shell seguirá adelante con las pruebas sísmicas en los criaderos de ballenas después de la victoria en la corte

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Royal Dutch Shell seguirá adelante con las pruebas sísmicas para explorar en busca de petróleo en los criaderos de ballenas vitales a lo largo de la costa este de Sudáfrica después de que un tribunal desestimó un desafío legal de última hora por parte de un grupo ambiental..

Beauty hacks: can coffee grounds give you better skin?

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The hackUsing coffee grounds to make a face scrub that gives you baby-soft skin – and eco brownie points. The promiseIn theory, the grounds lift dead cells from the skin to brighten it, while the caffeine boosts the c...

Sally Rooney turns down Israeli translation on political grounds

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Sally Rooney has turned down an offer from the Israeli publisher that translated her two previous novels into Hebrew, due to her stance on the Israel-Palestine conflict. The Irish author’s second novel Normal People w...

Guyanese citizens challenge ExxonMobil offshore drilling on climate grounds

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Guyana’s government is being taken to court by two citizens seeking an end to offshore drilling by ExxonMobil and other large oil firms that will exacerbate the climate crisis. The case has been filed by Quadad de Fre...

Rising tide of luxury spending as Covid grounds Australia’s wealthy

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Every week, a huge cargo ship loaded with freshly purchased superyachts enters the Port of Newcastle. Australia’s super rich, for whom Covid-19 flight restrictions have hampered their holidays abroad, are pouring thei...

Italy ends censorship of films on moral and religious grounds

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Nacido en 1914 at the dawn of cinema, Italy’s censorship law felled some giants of the silver screen – including Last Tango in Paris – but now faces its own curtain call. “Film censorship has been abolished,” announced ...

Mexico bars candidate accused of rape from running on technical grounds

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Mexico’s elections agency has withdrawn ballot registration for a ruling-party state candidate who was nominated despite accusations of rape against him – but the move was made on technical grounds and not because of ...