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Raab rebukes Parole Board for plan to free mother of Baby P

Dominic Raab has launched a scathing attack on the Parole Board after it rejected his appeal against the decision to free the mother of Baby P, who died after months of abuse.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Peak time? Surveyor says he has found a new mountain

A hillwalker, surveyor and mapmaker has pinpointed what he believes is a new mountain in north Wales that has been created by quarrying.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Vegan diets may help control type 2 diabetes

Vegan diets can help people who are overweight or have type 2 diabetes to lose weight and lower their blood sugar levels, research suggests.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Depp ‘hit rock bottom' from drug and alcohol use, Heard tells court

Johnny Depp surrounded himself with an entourage of enablers to shield him from the consequences of his drug and alcohol use, his ex-wife Amber Heard told a US courtroom yesterday.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Strictly star to read CBeebies bedtime story in sign language

Rose Ayling-Ellis, the actor and Strictly Come Dancing champion, is to become the first celebrity to use British Sign Language to read a CBeebies bedtime story.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Family plea for geologist at risk of execution for 'smuggling' of Iraq pottery

The family of a British man who has been detained in Iraq for more than six weeks and faces execution for collecting fragments of pottery at an ancient site, has accused British ministers of abandoning him, and expressed concern over the conditions he is being held in.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Man fights to use last embryo for surrogacy after death of his wife

A man whose wife died while pregnant with twins after fertility treatment is fighting for the right to use their last remaining embryo to try to have a baby with a surrogate, in a groundbreaking legal case.

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Bank raises interest rates and warns inflation will hit 10%

Government urged to announce more help for struggling households

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

Putin's girlfriend EU plans to put former gymnast on sanctions list

Sanctions Patriarch and Putin 'girlfriend' on asset freeze list

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The Guardian
May 06, 2022

‘Do Something': Pro-Choice Activists Demand Democrat Action To Defend Roe V Wade

“Do something, Democrats,” the crowd chanted at one point.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Weapons - Moscow Targets Build-Up Of Western Arms Supplies

Russia is stepping up airstrikes on key Ukrainian supply lines that are delivering worth of western arms to the country.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Maradona's 'Hand Of God' Shirt Nets A Record £7.1m At Auction

The football shirt worn by Diego Maradona when he scored two momentous goals to knock England out of the 1986 World Cup, including the notorious "Hand of God” incident, has sold for a record breaking £7.1m at auction.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Piers Morgan's Ratings Plunge As Talk TV Struggles To Win Viewers

Murdoch's Talk TV television channel has been rated as having "zero viewers” during primetime broadcasts, as the new television channel struggles to attract an audience despite signing up Piers Morgan as a presenter.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

EU Officials Taught Meditation To Tackle Despair Over Climate Crisis

Social affairs correspondent Brussels officials are being trained to meditate to help them tackle the climate crisis in a new wave of applied mindfulness” that seeks to take the Buddhism-inspired practice "off the cushion” and into hard politics.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

W Series working hard to prepare way for female F1 drivers

With the third season about to start in Miami, Britain's Sarah Moore explainşthe reality for many racers

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Moyes hopes time has come for his first trophy

Europa League

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Mourinho praises Rodgers' 'forgotten' job at Liverpool

Europa Conference League

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Cavendish confident of adding to his 15 stage wins

Cycling Giro d'Italia

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Aston Martin appoints third boss in three years as results disappoint

Aston Martin has appointed its third chief executive in three years, with Tobias Moers stepping down after only two years in charge.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

BrewDog boss launches legal case over social media posts

The chief executive of the craft beer company BrewDog, James Watt, has brought a private prosecution against a woman who he claims provided false information about who was responsible for “malicious” comments about him on social media.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Capital owner 'told staff not to relay Westwood allegations'

The owner of Capital FM and LBC told itsjournalists to avoid reporting allegations of sexual misconduct against the DJ Tim Westwood, who presents a show on another of the company's outlets, according to staff.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Mariupol steelworks troops lose contact with outside world as last stand looms

Russian forces have entered the territory of Mariupol's Azovstal steelworks, a Ukrainian politician said last night, as more civilians fled the city on evacuation buses following weeks of brutal bombardment that have reduced much of it to rubble.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Elizabeth line to open in week before royal jubilee after years of setbacks

London's Elizabeth lineis to open on 24 May, it has been announced, with the long-delayed, tunnelled central section of the £19bn Crossrail project now ready for passengers.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

'I struggle to say how painful this is,' Heard tells defamation trial

The 36-year-old's testimony began as gender stereotyping became the focus of proceedings. Depp's attorney, Wayne Dennison, argued that Heard's witness, Dawn Hughes, had, in almost every instance, referred to a victim of interpersonal violence as “she” or “her”.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Officials criticise Met's 'scattergun' investigation into Partygate scandal

Officials under police investigation, over lockdown breaches in Downing Street have expressed frustration at the process after it emerged that Boris Johnson has not yet received a questionnaire for at least one key leaving do.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Labour leader Police 'haven't called' over office beer

Keir Starmer has confirmed that Durpolice have not contacted him about drinking a beer and eating a takeaway with staff in a constituency office last year, as he said he was always "very careful” to abide by lockdown rules.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Pens down: Ofqual eyes shift to digital exam delivery

Sitting exams using pen and paper could soon be a thing of the past, as England's qualifications regulator Ofqual said it was exploring technology to transform the way GCSEs and A-levels are administered.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Children of oligarchs may have bought UK golden visas with parents' money

Anti-corruption campaigners and MPs have warned that “the kids of oligarchs” may have used their parents' money to buy the right to live in the UK after it was revealed that the government granted “golden visas" to 46 people aged 21 or under.

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Tory candidates distance themselves from Johnson

Leaflets for today's elections refer only to ‘Local Conservatives'

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The Guardian
May 05, 2022

Finest Hour Peace Cannot Be Imposed, PM Tells Kyiv Parliament

Boris Johnson has told the Ukrainian parliament that there should never be a peace settlement imposed against the will of the Ukrainian people, calling the fight to hold back Russian forces "Ukraine's finest hour”.

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The Guardian
May 04, 2022