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Dining across the divide: ‘I was surprised by her views on eastern European immigration as she seemed so open-minded’

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Occupation Conference producerVoting record Alex, who was born in Vienna and grew up in Warsaw, votes Labour in Poland by postal vote. She cannot yet vote in the UK, where she has lived since 2013Amuse bouche Alex us...

Stella Creasy surprised after reprimand for bringing infant into Commons

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The Labour MP Stella Creasy has asked for urgent clarification from Commons authorities after being reprimanded for having her infant son in a sling as she spoke in parliament on Tuesday, saying this had not been a pr...

‘I’m not surprised’: mixed reactions outside courthouse after Kyle Rittenhouse verdict – video

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A jury acquitted teenager Kyle Rittenhouse on Friday of murder after the fatal shooting of two men in a trial that highlighted divisions over gun rights and stirred fierce debate about the boundaries of self-defence i...

Jimmy Kimmel on the Facebook papers: ‘Are we surprised by this?’

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Jimmy Kimmel reacted to the release of the so-called Facebook papers on Monday evening – a trove of documents, published by 17 US news organizations, which detail the company’s own knowledge of its threats to democrac...

‘I was surprised every day’: Welsh mountain runner’s 189-peak challenge

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He has survived injury, isolation and an awful lot of drenching, bone-chilling rain, and now Will Renwick is on the point of completing an extraordinary run across Wales, taking in 189 mountain peaks. Unsupported, car...

‘I’m surprised it took so long’: Cubans find anger in their souls

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There’s a man from the government playing love songs in the park. Orlando Fuentes has a table, an awning against the hard Caribbean sun, and a sound system from which floats Silvio Rodríguez’s Cita con Ángeles. A woma...

Brexit campaigners ‘surprised’ by sour relations with EU, says Lord Frost

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The deterioration in relations with the EU, partly driven by the Northern Ireland “sausage war”, has come as a surprise to those that campaigned to leave the bloc five years ago, the government has admitted. The Brexi...

Argentina’s Rodrigo de Paul: ‘Messi surprised me. He enjoys a song, cards’

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Rodrigo de Paul had imagined it, but not like this. “We had gone years without playing a Copa América in our country and we had the chance to live that,” he says. “We know the passion Argentinians feel. We knew stadiu...

‘Appalled but not surprised’: Black British women on the Meghan row

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Podcaster and entrepreneur The existence of the monarchy doesn’t impact my life one bit. But I still don’t see the point of them. It’s an institution built on colonialism and nonsense. I know the royal family serves ...