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Climate crisis makes extreme Indian heatwaves 100 times more likely – study

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Record-breaking heatwaves in north-west India and Pakistan have been made 100 times more likely by the climate crisis, volgens wetenskaplikes. The analysis means scorching weather once expected every three centuries ...

Soaring UK inflation makes action from Rishi Sunak a question of when, not if

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The re-emergence of inflation as a serious problem has been rapid and dramatic. This time a year ago, the government’s preferred way of measuring the cost of living showed prices had risen by 1.5% over the previous 12...

Toer deur Italië: Biniam Girmay makes history as first Eritrean stage winner

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Biniam Girmay became the first black African to win a stage of a Grand Tour with victory in the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday. Girmay, 22, had already made history this season, with his victory at Gent-Wevelgem in March ma...

Queen makes surprise appearance at Elizabeth line opening ceremony

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The Queen has marked the completion of London’s Crossrail project by attending the opening ceremony of the Elizabeth line. Accompanied by the Earl of Wessex, she was welcomed by the prime minister, Boris Johnson, die ...

Karine Jean-Pierre makes history but inherits a world of trouble

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It was grimly poignant that the first Black person to hold a briefing as White House press secretary should begin by naming victims of white supremacist violence. Karine Jean-Pierre, standing at the famed blue lectern...

More than a slugger: 10-time All-Star Pujols makes pitching debut at 42

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Albert Pujols had an absolute blast. And not at the plate this time, óf. The longtime slugger made his first career pitching appearance on Sunday night, closing out a 15-6 blowout for the St Louis Cardinals over t...

Queen remains ‘very much in charge’ even as Charles makes speech

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A Queen’s speech without a queen; two future kings and a queen consort in waiting; the state opening of parliament was the most public and formal manifestation yet of “Operation Transition”, which has been quietly goi...

Jill Biden makes unannounced visit to Ukraine and meets first lady

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US first lady Jill Biden made an unannounced visit to western Ukraine on Sunday, holding a surprise Mother’s Day meeting with the nation’s first lady, Olena Zelenskiy, as Russia presses its punishing war in the easter...

Angelina Jolie makes surprise visit to Ukraine

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Hollywood actor and UN humanitarian Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to the western Ukrainian city of Lviv on Saturday, the Lviv regional governor said on Telegram. According to Maksym Kozytskiy, Jolie – who has b...

Chelsea sale: Ratcliffe makes 11th-hour bid as Pagliuca told he is out of running

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Sir Jim Ratcliffe has made a bid to buy Chelsea, two weeks after the deadline for offers. His move came as Steve Pagliuca was told his consortium had been eliminated from the running. Ratcliffe, the owner of the Briti...

AFLW great Erin Phillips makes ‘dream’ move from Adelaide to Port Adelaide

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Erin Phillips, the AFLW’s most decorated player, says she’s fulfilling an emotional lifelong dream by joining Port Adelaide. Phillips has left reigning premiers Adelaide to join Port for their debut AFLW season, linki...

Uncle Jack Charles makes history as first Indigenous elder to speak at Victorian truth-telling commission

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Victoria’s Indigenous truth-telling commission has opened public hearings, with respected actor and activist Uncle Jack Charles the first to share his story. Born to a Wiradjuri father and a Bunurong mother, Charles w...

Johnson should stay because of Ukraine? Nonsense. The war makes it more urgent he go

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Of all the spurious arguments advanced for Boris Johnson to stay in office even though he broke the law, there’s one that stands out. Not because it’s the most offensive: in werklikheid, the stink given off by some of the ot...

Liam Neeson makes surprise cameo in new series of Derry Girls

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Liam Neeson made a surprise appearance in the hit comedy series Derry Girls on Tuesday night. The Oscar-nominated Northern Irish actor, 69, played a police inspector in the returning Channel 4 sitcom, questioning the ...

Cathy O’Neil: ‘Big tech makes use of shame to profit from our interactions’

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Cathy O’Neil is a writer, a mathematician and author of the bestselling Weapons of Math Destruction, which won the Euler book prize. Her latest book is The Shame Machine: Who Profits in the New Age of Humiliation, wat...

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