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Food allergy linked to hay fever poses risk to vegetarians, dietitian says

An "explosion” in a food allergy poses a particular risk to vegans and vegetarians, one of Britain's leading experts has warned.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Sexism getting worse, says Aviva boss after investors' AGM remarks

The chief executive of Aviva has hit out at sexism in the industry, saying "unacceptable behaviour” has only increased since she took more senior roles in the sector.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Truss plan to revoke protocol 'splits allies and risks trade war'

Liz Truss has been warned of a rebellion over plans for a bill that could а revoke parts of the Northern Ireland protocol, amid fresh concern in Washington over the UK's approach.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Passenger with no training lands aircraft after pilot incapacitated

A passenger without any flying experience has safely landed a plane at a Florida airport after the pilot was apparently incapacitated.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Dutch 'Jogger Jo' breaks over-70s record on his 75th sub-three-hour marathon

At an age when many of his contemporaries are winding down, Jo Schoonbroodt is somehow speeding up.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Profile 'She was the face of events in Palestine'

Shireen Abu Akleh, the Al Jazeera correspondent who was shot and killed in Jenin in the West Bank, was a veteran observer of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, renowned across the Arab world as an authoritative voice on the region's most contested story.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Al Jazeera accuses Israel of targeting journalist shot dead on West Bank

Al Jazeera has accused Israel of deliberately killing one of its reporters during a firefight between Israeli security forces and Palestinian gunmen in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin.

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The Guardian
May 12, 2022

Protest Rights Green Groups Anger Over 'Draconian' New Bill

Environmental campaign groups have hit out at the "draconian” protest crackdown bill announced in the Queen's speech.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

I Have You Now: Model Star Wars X-Wing Tops Film Auction Billing

A rare model miniature of a Star Wars X-wing starfighter and Tom Hanks' volleyball companion Wilson from Castaway are to go under the hammer in a Los Angeles auction of Hollywood memorabilia.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Mistranslated How Chinese Media Outlets Twist News To Favour Russia

A number of Chinese government-linked media outlets and pro-Russia social media accounts are spreading pro-Kremlin sentiment on the Chinese internet by mistranslating or manipulating international news about the war in Ukraine.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Musk Promises To Allow Trump Back To Twitter After Takeover

The Tesla boss Elon Musk has said he will reverse Twitter's ban on the former US president Donald Trump if he completes his takeover of the social network.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

New President Of South Korea Makes 'Audacious' Offer Of Aid To North Korea

South Korea's new president, Yoon Suk-yeol, has offered North Korea "an audacious plan” to transform its creaking economy in return for abandoning its nuclear weapons.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Putin Could Go Nuclear ‘If He Fears Defeat' - US

Washington Vladimir Putin could view the prospect of defeat in Ukraine as an existential threat to his regime, potentially triggering him to resort to using a nuclear weapon, the top US intelligence official has warned.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Protocol May Warns Of Unilaterally Suspending EU Agreement

Theresa May has warned Boris Johnson that tearing up parts of the Northern Ireland protocol could harm Britain's reputation for abiding by international law, as negotiations with the EU remained at a standstill.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Rwanda Threats 'Harming UK Asylum Seekers' Health'

Ministers' threats to send people via a one-way ticket to Rwanda are having a detrimental impact on the physical and psychological health of those seeking asylum, according to two refugee charities.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

The Bills From Brexit To Crime To Culture Wars. What Was In, What Was Not-And What It All Means

The Queen's speech, which outlines the government's legislative agenda for the next parliamentary year, was a mix of new plans, long-made pledges and a handful of bills that had been held over. Here is what was set out yesterday.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Gloucester seek compensation from Worcester for cancellation

Gloucester are to seek financial compensation from Worcester following the late postponement of the Premiership fixture between the clubs on 25 March.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Tuchel says cancelling day off was not punishment

Thomas Tuchel has said his unpopular decision to cancel his squad's day off allowed him to clear the air with his players after Chelsea's disappointing 2-2 draw with Wolves.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Haaland deal confirmed as City meet £51m buyout clause

Manchester City have confirmed a deal to sign Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund this summer. The striker's buyout clause, understood to be €60m (£51.5m), has been met and the Norway international will earn £375,000 a week, plus bonuses.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Raducanu's injury woes continue to force early exit against Andreescu

The process of adjusting to the rigours and intensity of a full season always stood as a challenging task for Emma Raducanu after her US Open victory, but, even so, her inability to remain healthy has been alarming.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Police treating incident of boy hit with paddle as racially motivated

Police in Bristol are treating an incident in which a white woman hit a 12-year-old black boy on the forehead with a paddle as racially motivated after initially deciding not to prosecute the alleged attacker.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Police spy who stole identity of dead baby was not prosecuted

Prosecutors decided it was not in the public interest to prosecute an undercover police officer who stole the identity of a dead baby despite concluding last year there was enough evidence to bring him to court.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Warhol's Monroe portrait sells for a record £158m

Andy Warhol's image of Marilyn Monroe, one of his best known portraits, has smashed records after selling for $195m (£158m) in New York in less than four minutes of bidding.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Windfall tax on North Sea oil and gas could raise £2bn, says Labour

A windfall tax on North Sea oil and gas operators could raise more than £2bn to cushion the pain of rising energy bills, it has emerged.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

'She's in charge’ Charles delivers speech but monarch calls shots

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 manifestation yet of “Operation Transition”, which has been quietly going on in Buckingham Palace for several years.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Spanish government sacks intelligence chief amid Pegasus spyware scandal

The Spanish government has sacked the country's spy chief, Paz Esteban, as it tries to contain the fallout from a cyber-espionage scandal that has engulfed the ruling coalition and raised further questions about the use of controversial Pegasus spyware in Spain and beyond.

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Tories 'bereft of ideas' to tackle cost of living crisis

Queen's speech shows PM has no guiding principle, says Starmer

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The Guardian
May 11, 2022

Capitol Attack Panel Likely To Subpoena House Republicans

Members on the House select committee investigating the Capitol attack on 6 January are moving closer to issuing subpoenas to Republican members of Congress to compel their cooperation in the inquiry.

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The Guardian
May 10, 2022

Amid The Military Trappings, Russian Leader Tries To Trade On The Past For His Current War

Two presidents and two speeches for Victory Day: from Vladimir Putin in Moscow and Volodymyr in Kyiv. Both talked more about the present day than the past.

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The Guardian
May 10, 2022

DUP To Block New Stormont Executive Over Brexit Protocol

Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, the Democratic Unionist party (DUP) leader, has rebuffed appeals by the British and Irish governments and said he would block the formation of a new power-sharing administration in Northern Ireland.

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The Guardian
May 10, 2022