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13  juillet     21h37
Kenyan police find more female body parts at Nairobi garbage dump
Agence France-Presse    Police have been scouring site in Mukuru since mutilated corpses of at least six women were found on FridayKenyan police said that they had found more bags filled with dismembered female body parts on Saturday, the latest macabre discovery at a rubbish dump that has horrified and angered the...
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Twenty-two students dead after school in Nigeria collapses during classes
Associated Press in Abuja    More than people were initially reported trapped under the rubble but police say have been rescued and treated for injuries A school in north central Nigeria collapsed during morning classes on Friday, initially trapping about students and setting off a frantic search for those in the...
11  juillet     15h15
Kenyan president sacks cabinet after weeks of deadly protests
Reuters in Nairobi    Only foreign minister spared as William Ruto tries to quell violence triggered by planned tax risesKenya’s president, William Ruto, has fired his entire cabinet apart from his foreign minister, bowing to pressure after nationwide protests that have created the biggest crisis of his two year...
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Africa’s most resilient lion’ and his brother filmed making 1.5km swim across dangerous African river
Lisa Cox    A team led by an Australian researcher captured the pair making the record breaking’ swim after two failed attemptsA record breaking swim by two lion brothers across a predator filled African river has been documented by a team led by a researcher from an Australian university.The two male lion...
10  juillet     14h06
Armed men jump onboard small boat during rescue near Libya
Angela Giuffrida in Rome    Group of masked men approached wooden vessel in dinghies, prompting panic during rescue by charity shipA group of masked and armed men have threatened a wooden boat in distress in the central Mediterranean, provoking the frightened passengers to throw themselves into the sea.The incident happened...
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Syrian asylum seeker in UK says he lost everything’ after Rwanda roundup
Diane Taylor    People held before planned removal from UK under Sunak government face disruption and relocation after releaseUK politics live latest updatesA Syrian asylum seeker who was one of people arrested and detained in preparation for forced removal to Rwanda says he has lost everything after his...
13  juillet     03h21
Five jailed over assassination of Ecuadorian presidential candidate Fernando Villavicencio
Guardian staff and agencies    Villavicencio was killed last year and a man and woman, described as instigators, have each been sentenced to more than years in prisonFive people have been jailed over the assassination of Ecuadorian presidential candidate Fernando Villavicencio, who was killed by gunmen on motorcycles last...
12  juillet     17h53
Two French rugby players charged with aggravated rape in Argentina
Associated Press in Buenos Aires    Officials in Mendoza say players met the victim at a nightclub and violently assaulted her in a hotel roomProsecutors in Argentina have charged two French rugby players with aggravated rape, in the grisly case of a woman who said she was repeatedly assaulted by the athletes after they took her back...
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Solitary wooden house on Union Island escapes fury of Hurricane Beryl
Natricia Duncan    Remarkable survival of structure triggers debate in religious St Vincent and the Grenadines about how it is still standingOn the island of Union in St Vincent and the Grenadines, where the category Hurricane Beryl caused Armageddon like destruction, demolishing more than of the buildings,...
11  juillet     20h12
Brazil’s spy agency accused of illegally targeting Bolsonaro’s foes
Tom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro    Five arrested in investigation of claims Abin monitored and harassed top public figures and politiciansBrazil’s intelligence agency was illegally weaponised during Jair Bolsonaro’s far right administration to monitor and harass some of the country’s most important politicians, journalists, judges...
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Family of missing woman in Bahamas shielded trans identity over fears of bias
Jessica Glenza    Family of Taylor Casey, missing since June, say Bahamian officials left them with more questions than answers’ The family of Taylor Casey, a year old transgender woman who went missing in the Bahamas, said they initially shielded the media from her gender identity because they feared it...
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Canadian serial killer given life sentence for murders of Indigenous women
Leyland Cecco in Toronto    Family members say justice has been served after Jeremy Skibicki convicted of four murders in WinnipegA serial killer who preyed on Indigenous women in Canada will serve decades in prison after a judge determined he was criminally responsible for four jarring and numbing murders, in a verdict...
12  juillet     11h17
App that tracked fuel tankers in China used to transport cooking oil is disabled
Amy Hawkins Senior China correspondent    App reportedly received a surge in queries this week after newspaper exposed food safety scandalAn app that allows users to track trucks across China has been disabled after a scandal in which reporters discovered that tankers used to transport fuel were also being used to transport cooking oil,...
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China posts record trade surplus as foreign importers rush to beat tariffs
Larry Elliott Economics editor    The bn figure comes as data shows exports growing at fastest rate in months while imports fellChina posted a record bn . bn trade surplus last month amid signs of importers bringing forward orders to beat higher tariffs on goods from the world’s second biggest economy.The latest...
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Confrontations in South China Sea surge, raising fears a miscalculation could lead to conflict
Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent    Vessels have been rammed, punctured with knives, damaged by water cannon and targeted by military grade lasers. Now the Philippines’ US ambassador has warned the aggression must be reduced to avoid conflictReports of aggressive and dangerous conduct by Chinese vessels in the fiercely contested...
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Family wants answers after horrific’ deaths of Australian couple and relative in Philippine hotel
Caitlin Cassidy and agencies    Sydney man David Fisk, his Philippine born partner Lucita Cortez and her relative discovered with hands and feet tied at Lake Hotel in TagaytayFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe family of two Australians...
11  juillet     17h22
Chinese warships spotted off Alaska coast, US Coast Guard says
Maya Yang    Four Chinese vessels were transiting in international waters but still inside the US exclusive economic zone’Multiple Chinese military warships were spotted off the coast of Alaska over the weekend, the US Coast Guard announced.In a statement released on Wednesday, the US Coast Guard said that it...
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China a decisive enabler’ of Russia’s war in Ukraine, says Nato
Amy Hawkins and agencies    Communique highlights concerns over Beijing’s nuclear arsenal and space capabilitiesNato summit live latest updatesUkraine war briefing: Path to Nato membership irreversible’Nato leaders have labelled China a decisive enabler of Russia’s war against Ukraine and called its deepening ties with...
14  juillet     02h37
CFMEU could be deregistered if that’s what needs to be done’ after allegations, minister says
Australian Associated Press    Federal workplace minister Tony Burke has asked for advice on the extent of powers following claims of criminal links within construction division of unionFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAll options are...
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Australian PM says no place for violence in democratic process’ after Trump assassination attempt
Josh Butler    Anthony Albanese says he is relieved to hear Donald Trump is safe after shooting at campaign rally in PennsylvaniaFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAnthony Albanese says he is relieved that former US...
13  juillet     20h00
Adani’s Queensland coalmine a threat to important wetland, Indigenous groups and scientists say
Graham Readfearn    Letter urges environment minister to investigate alleged breaches at Doongmabulla SpringsFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThere is growing concern that a culturally significant and nationally important...
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Two people found dead after Melbourne house fire
Australian Associated Press    Firefighters called to Donvale home at about . am Saturday found the house fully engulfed in flamesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastTwo people have been killed after a home in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs went up in flames.Fire crews were called to a Donvale...
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Albanese tells Russian embassy to back off’ over criticisms of spying charges
Australian Associated Press    Prime minister’s comments come as embassy claims agency bosses were trying to fuel anti Russian paranioa’Get our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAnthony Albanese has told Russia to back off after its embassy accused Australia’s security heads of fuelling anti...
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Anthony Albanese denounces John Setka after union heavyweight resigns as CFMEU boss
Josh Butler and Jordyn Beazley    Controversial figure will step down from role as Victorian branch secretary after yearsGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAnthony Albanese says John Setka has has no legitimate place in the Labor movement after the powerful union figure resigned as...
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France contemplates chaos after the general election with no clear winner and the Olympics just weeks away
Kim Willsher in Paris    The new national assembly meets this week, but what will happen if the three almost equal political blocs cannot agree on a prime minister One week after a snap general election that nobody won, and two weeks before it welcomes the world for the Olympic Games, France is still without a new prime...
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I was sleepwalking through a horror’: Kyiv left reeling by deadly Russian attack on hospital
Luke Harding in Kyiv    Last Monday’s strike brought terror to the Ukrainian capital, but also a renewed sense of solidarity in the face of tragedyIt was Monday lunchtime and Eka Grbich was waiting to see her doctor at a private maternity clinic in Kyiv. The news that morning was terrible. Ukraine was under a massive...
12  juillet     23h04
Zelenskiy expected in UK for meeting with European leaders
Lisa O'Carroll and Kiran Stacey    Exclusive: Talks at Blenheim Palace will centre on Ukraine, security and democracyVolodymyr Zelenskiy is expected to travel to the UK next week to address European leaders at Blenheim Palace who are meeting to discuss Ukraine, European security and democracy.He will also make his first visit to...
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Ex-coach on The Voice of Holland sentenced to two years in prison for rape
Agence France-Presse in the Hague    Rapper is one of several Dutch The Voice stars accused of sexual misconduct, in high profile case that gripped the countryA Dutch court has sentenced a former coach on talent show The Voice of Holland to two years in prison for rape, in a high profile case that gripped the country.Ali B, , was...
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Four people drown trying to cross Channel near Boulogne-sur-Mer
Emily Dugan, Diane Taylor and Kim Willsher    At least people survive after early morning rescue involving French coastguard, navy boat and helicopterFour people died overnight trying to cross the Channel to reach Britain, French officials have said.A rescue operation took place off Boulogne sur Mer on France’s northern coast after reports...
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Spain’s far-right Vox quits key regional governments over migration row
Sam Jones in Madrid    Spanish PM hails a great day for Spain after party pulls out of coalitions with conservative People’s partySpain’s socialist prime minister, Pedro S nchez, has hailed a great day for the country after the far right Vox party relinquished its grip on power by abandoning its coalition governments...
13  juillet     22h25
Hamas mastermind of 7 October attack target of deadly Gaza strike, claims Israel
Lorenzo Tondo and Quique Kierszenbaum in Jerusalem and Malak A Tantesh in Gaza    Health officials say at least people killed and injured by strike on camp for displaced people in Khan YounisIsraeli forces say the Hamas military chief, Mohammed Deif, the mastermind of the October attack, was the target of a strike in Khan Younis, southern Gaza, which, according to the...
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Who is the Hamas military chief Mohammed Deif?
Jason Burke    Israeli Defense Forces say one of masterminds of October attack was struck’ in Gaza strike targeting himMohammed Deif is the head of the military wing of Hamas and one of the masterminds of the group’s bloody surprise attack on October which triggered the latest war in Gaza.Israeli officials...
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Israel-Gaza war: IDF says 7 October mastermind struck’ in Gaza attack reported to have killed 90 - as it happened
Nadeem Badshah (now); Amy Sedghi and Tom Ambrose (earlier)    Hamas says people killed and almost injured in attack but it is unclear if Mohammed Deif is among themThe Hamas military chief Mohammed Deif, who it has been reported was the target of an Israeli strike in Gaza, has previously been described as the mastermind of Hamas’s October attack...
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Veterans warn of echoes from 1982 Lebanon war as new conflict looms on Israel’s northern borders
Jason Burke in Jerusalem    As a terrorist attack, a harsh response and an ensuing invasion strike familiar chords, analysts look for lessons from the war of years agoIt started with a terrorist attack, which triggered massive military retaliation, the siege of a city, the deaths of thousands of civilians and devastation...
12  juillet     20h47
Saudi Arabia to host first Olympics Esports Games’ in 2025
Kari Paul    IOC signs deal with kingdom to host gaming Olympics over year period amid criticism of Saudi human rights recordSaudi Arabia and the International Olympic Committee have announced a year agreement to host the new esports Olympics in the oil rich kingdom starting next year.The partnership...
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Bodies of about 60 Palestinians reportedly found after Israeli attack on Gaza City
Lorenzo Tondo in Jerusalem and agencies    Forces involved in week long offensive against Hamas in territory’s largest urban area have now pulled backEmergency workers claim to have recovered the bodies of approximately Palestinians from two districts of Gaza City after Israeli forces pulled back from days of battles with Hamas militants...
13  juillet     14h32
Imran Khan and Bushra Bibi’s unlawful marriage convictions overturned by Pakistan court
Shah Meer Baloch    Supporters of former Pakistan PM, who is serving seven years in prison, hope acquittal paves way for releaseA court in Pakistan has acquitted the former prime minister Imran Khan and his wife on charges of unlawful marriage, just a day after his party won the majority of reserved seats in the...
10  juillet     23h01
UK should restore diplomatic presence to help Afghan women, says aid chief
Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor    Hugh Bayley says NGOs would also benefit as he releases report on impact of UK programme in AfghanistanThe UK should consider restoring its diplomatic presence in Afghanistan to support Afghan women and to help monitor the impact of British aid, a commissioner for the official UK aid watchdog has...
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Record number of journalists killed in Pakistan already this year
Shah Meer Baloch in Islamabad    Seventh and most recent victim was ambushed while driving, as most cases thought likely to be work relatedSeven reporters have been killed in Pakistan in the first six months of , a record annual number with half a year still to go.The most recent victim was Khalil Jibran, a former president of...
09  juillet     14h25
Modi and Putin cement bonds of friendship’ despite Ukraine tensions
Hannah Ellis-Petersen in Delhi    Indian prime minister travelled to Moscow for two day summit and chit chat’ amid diplomatic complexitiesRussia Ukraine war latest news updatesAs India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, landed in Moscow on Monday, it was straight into the warm embrace of Vladimir Putin. Modi said the visit his...
08  juillet     07h00
Pakistani breast milk bank closes after Islamic clerics withdraw approval
Zofeen T Ebrahim in Karachi    Doctors deplore decision and point to country’s high neonatal mortality rate as bank, which opened in June, forced to close without taking a single depositWhen he heard a hospital in Karachi was setting up a milk bank for babies, the news was a huge relief to Mohammad Munawwar.With his wife very...
06  juillet     13h28
Bangladesh floods leave at least eight dead amid fears situation could worsen
Agence France-Presse in Kurigram    Government opens hundreds of shelters for displaced people as heavy rains cause rivers to burst their banksThe death toll from floods in Bangladesh this week has risen to eight, leaving more than two million affected after heavy rains caused major rivers to burst their banks, officials have...
13  juillet     21h44
Teenager charged with multiple offences after Kent gurdwara attack
Nadeem Badshah    Boy, , faces charges including assault, threats to kill and threatening with bladed weapon A year old boy has been charged with multiple offences after an attack involving a bladed weapon at a Sikh place of worship in Kent, police said.Kent police were called to the Sri Guru Nanak Darbar...
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This is biblical’: England fans blag lifts, camp and get ready for Euro 2024 final
Paul MacInnes    Supporters pour into Berlin for Sunday’s showdown against Spain, and Starmer writes letter to Southgate and squadIt’s the night before the European Championship final and at the Olympiastadion two worlds are colliding. Outside the security cordon a delegation of suits and some obvious muscle are...
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Labour’s rooftop revolution’ to deliver solar power to millions of UK homes
Toby Helm and Robin McKie    Ed Miliband sets new rules on solar panels and approves three giant solar farms as Labour seeks to end years of Tory inactionKeir Starmer’s Labour government unveils plans for a rooftop revolution today that will see millions more homes fitted with solar panels in order to bring down domestic...
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Child dies and five people taken to hospital after east London house fire
PA Media    Police trying to trace next of kin after blaze in East Ham on Saturday morningA child has died and five people have been taken to hospital after a house fire in east London.Six fire engines and about firefighters were called to the blaze in Napier Road, East Ham, at just before . am on...
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UK universities need rescue package to stop domino effect’ of going under
Anna Fazackerley    Experts say the next head of the Office for Students must oversee a programme that will protect higher educationThe new head of the Office for Students OfS will have to oversee rescue plans to avoid a domino effect with a number of universities going under, experts have warned.The new...
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Meet the young Tories fighting to change their old party: Where do we go now?’
Samira Shackle    As the Conservatives lick their wounds, a new generation of activists fear an extended period in the political wildernessWhen Jayde Tanisha Edwards saw the exit poll on July, she was shocked. I think everybody came to the conclusion that the Conservatives were going to lose, but I don’t think we...
14  juillet     04h23
Biden speaks with Trump after deadly rally shooting; suspect reportedly opened fire from roof with AR-style rifle - latest updates
Yang Tian (now); Chris Stein and Fran Lawther (earlier)    Biden condemns political violence after shooting at Pennsylvania rally leaves one spectator dead and at least two injured; suspect fired from roof, reports sayTrump rally shooting being investigated as attempt on his life as spectator killed There was clearly blood’: eyewitnessWhat we know so...
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What we know about the shooting at a Donald Trump rally
Guardian staff    Suspected shooter and one rally attendee dead, says Butler county district attorney here’s what else we know about the situationTrump rally shooting latest updatesTrump rally shooting being investigated as attempt on his life as spectator killedA shooting occurred at a Donald Trump rally on...