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Cop 26: a question of degrees – what a hotter planet means for all of us

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The world is heating up at an alarming rate and world leaders are running out of chances to keep temperature rises below 1.5C, says Jonathan Watts How to listen to podcasts: ...

Kalvin Phillips withdrawal means England call-up for James Ward-Prowse

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Gareth Southgate has called up James Ward-Prowse for England’s World Cup qualifiers against Andorra and Hungary after Kalvin Phillips withdrew from the squad with a calf strain. Ward-Prowse was in England’s provisiona...

Jonny Greenwood to Lena Dunham: a panel of stars on what cultural success means in 2021

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Screenwriter, It’s a Sin Success in 2021 meant cold, hard cash. Not for me! For charity. Damn it. I created an in-joke for the It’s a Sin gang: “La” instead of hello. We said that when I was young, in Swansea, camp l...

Bootylicious? What the return of derriere fashion means

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The idea of what’s “sexy” has been going through something of a metamorphosis in fashion of late. Since the pandemic shuttered any semblance of flesh-bearing and instead saw virtually everyone opt for chunky, tie-dye ...

Landon Donovan: ‘Soccer means nothing when my players suffer’

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On a warm September afternoon in southern California, Landon Donovan stands where he has so often stood before: on a pitch with the ball at his feet. Now manager for San Diego Loyal in the USL Championship, the USMNT’...

Terrorism can’t be defeated by military means

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Jonathan Powell makes some good points (The lesson we failed to learn from 9/11: peace is impossible if we don’t talk to our enemies, 10 September). However, when he says: “There was no real alternative to going after...

‘This girl means serious business’: the making of Emma Raducanu

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Emma Raducanu’s unprecedented run to the US Open final so soon after committing to the sport is not the first time she has burst through and demanded attention. In November 2015, only three days after her 13th birthda...

Biden vows to use ‘every means’ to get Americans home from Afghanistan

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Joe Biden, under mounting pressure to evacuate American citizens from Afghanistan, has said the US is considering “every means” to get people to Kabul airport, promising: “We will get you home.” The embattled preside...

The Observer view on what Iran’s new president means for the Middle East

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A hardline president has taken charge in Iran. An inexperienced government in Israel is threatening military action against Tehran. A lethal shadow war is being waged in the Gulf. Iran’s ally, Hezbollah, is firing mis...

‘Woke means you lose’: Donald Trump rails at USWNT after Olympic bronze

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Donald Trump, who spent significant portions of his presidency criticizing athletes, has been strangely quiet during the Tokyo Olympics. But on Thursday he popped up to take aim at one of his favourite targets: the US...

National Lottery licence competition delay means potential £42m windfall for Camelot

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The competition to win a 10-year licence to run the National Lottery has been postponed for a second time, signalling a potential £42m windfall for the incumbent operator Camelot, which is already under scrutiny over ...

A decade after Tottenham burned, social alienation means riots could happen again

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Every riot needs a spark. In 1985, I was a teenager when the Broadwater Farm riot took place just yards away from my home. It was lit by the death of Cynthia Jarrett, who suffered a stroke after police officers search...

Are Covid jabs ‘Trump vaccines’? No, but I’ll call them that if it means people will take them

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Forget Pfizer or AstraZeneca, the hottest shot this summer is the Trump vaccine. Hang on, you might cry: there is no such thing. Well, Donald Trump’s former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders – a woman...

‘Please explain what OG means’: delight as Fiji politician discovers Twitter

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A leading opposition MP from Fiji is delighting new social media followers with his wide-eyed discovery of Twitter, even as the country is experiencing heightened political tensions. Pio Tikoduadua, who is the preside...

Freedom means nothing when Covid cases are soaring

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What just happened? After a year of caution, life was opening up. I’ve eaten in a restaurant – beautifully clean and with spaced-out tables. I’ve stayed in a hotel – with a one-way system, mask-wearing staff and table...

Gaël Clichy: ‘Talking about racism means we are moving forward’

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As Gaël Clichy closes in on his 36th birthday it is unsurprising he has one eye on the future. Retirement was not an option for the Frenchman after winning the 2019-20 Turkish Super Lig with Istanbul Basaksehir, so he...

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