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Where the Rome-Paris axis is taking us, by Manlio Dinucci The European Union begins its dissolution, by Thierry Meyssan Stephen Sondheim showed me the beauty, terror and exquisite pain of being alive ASEAN rebuffs Myanmar's military junta as Aung San Suu Kyi faces long jail term 3 reasons the announcement to dump radioactive waste in South Australia is extremely premature Ethics and avoiding conflicts of interest are vital in the public service – can New Zealanders be confident in the system? Biden brings a menorah lighting back to the White House, rededicating a Hanukkah tradition from the 20th century Soon, 1 out of every 15 points of light in the sky will be a satellite Drug companies protest when Health Canada withdraws their products for safety reasons A century of Etel Adnan: a mountain who leaves behind mountains A Month of Fires in Thantlang, Myanmar The Jenkins review has 28 recommendations to fix parliament's toxic culture – will our leaders listen? Why are homes still being built along rivers? Flooded residents disagree on the solution The Astroworld tragedy: A look into the messianic world of hip hop and rap Breathtaking wilderness in the heart of coal country: after a 90-year campaign, Gardens of Stone is finally protected The ostentatious story of the 'young pope' Leo X: his pet elephant, the cardinal he killed and his anal fistula More than 200 Australian birds are now threatened with extinction – and climate change is the biggest danger Students who cheat don't just have to worry about getting caught. They risk blackmail and extortion Not again ... how to protect your mental health in the face of uncertainty and another COVID variant Will omicron – the new coronavirus variant of concern – be more contagious than delta? A virus evolution expert explains what researchers know and what they don't What my 20 years in Afghanistan taught me about the Taliban – and how the west consistently underestimates them Top Kenyan scientist shares the joys and challenges of creating life-saving vaccines Prison numbers set to rise 24% in England and Wales -- it will make society less safe, not more What's missing from English literature at school – emotion What's in store for Gambians as they gear up for hotly contested poll How to narrow the big divide between black and white farmers in South Africa In Burkina Faso healthcare is free only for some: why this is a problem Nigeria and South Africa have a love-hate relationship: the continent needs them closer Advertising in the pandemic: how companies used COVID as a marketing tool Barbados: after four centuries under the British crown, former slave island looks to bright new republican future If CEOs want to promote diversity, they have to 'walk the talk' Hong Kong: Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai, detained for one year, risks life sentence Politics with Michelle Grattan: Politicians condemn bad behaviour, and then behave badly Sweden's flight-free movement: how views about holiday air travel are changing COVID: will the UK vaccinate children under 12? Josephine Baker’s ‘Rainbow Tribe’ and the pursuit of universal brotherhood Parliamentary inquiry to put behaviour of 'big tech' under scrutiny What is Hanukah and how is it celebrated in Britain? Green transition will be less painful if we avoid repeating 1970s western policy errors in the oil market Josephine Baker: what it means to enter France's hallowed Panthéon What's next for Afghanistan? Two experts make predictions Will omicron – the new coronavirus variant of concern – be more contagious than delta? A virus expert explains what researchers know and what they don't What the public doesn't get: Anti-CRT lawmakers are passing pro-CRT laws Quitting your job or thinking about joining the ‘great resignation’? Here's what an employment lawyer advises Who's in? Who's out? The ethics of COVID-19 travel rules This Hanukkah, learn about the holiday's forgotten heroes: Women Jamaicans mourn the passing of human rights defender Nancy Anderson, who worked to assist the island's most vulnerable citizens As shorebird populations drastically decline in the French Caribbean, hunting traditions persist Guatemalan Journalists Protest Attacks on Media How uncertainty can impair our ability to make rational decisions – new research Civil society calls on French company Thales to put an end to suspected indirect support to the Myanmar Junta What's the secret to making sure AI doesn't steal your job? Work with it, not against it The Jenkins review has 28 recommendations to fix parliament's toxic culture - will our leaders listen? Word from The Hill: Politicians condemn bad behaviour, and then behave badly Digital panaceas for an analog world Afghanistan: Taliban Kill, ‘Disappear’ Ex-Officials Tanzania: No Justice for Zanzibar Election Violence His spirit will return to Country. Vale David Dalaithngu, the actor who shaped Australian cinema We shouldn't lift all COVID public health measures until kids are vaccinated. Here's why Tanzania: No Justice for Zanzibar Election Violence Climate activism has gone digital and disruptive, and it's finally facing up to racism within the movement Luxon takes the controls – can the former Air NZ CEO make National straighten up and fly right? Who decides when parliament sits and what happens if it doesn't? 'Strollout' has gathered pace, romping home as the Macquarie word of the year. I'd have gone for 'vax' if on the list GDP is like a heart rate monitor: it tells us about life, but not about our lives Wealthy nations starved the developing world of vaccines. Omicron shows the cost of this greed Schools need to step up to address Islamophobia Omicron: Senior Nigerian scientist considers fallout, and why travel bans are a waste of time Giving Tuesday: Charitable gifts from donor-advised funds favor education and religion Making Turkish music in Hungary: Can this be a ‘Nasip Kısmet’ moment? Canada Flooding Highlights Need for Inclusive Climate Action Money, schools and religion: A controversial combo returns to the Supreme Court Young children all find politics engaging but by 15 this has changed – new research shows why What maps made by 20th century suffragists can teach us about holding leaders to account on climate change Canada should look inward to address American protectionism 'Squid Game' highlights plight of South Korean workers sacrificed for nation’s economic gain We were at COP26: It had mixed results Omicron and market sell-off: don't be surprised if there's more turbulence to come Hypersonic missiles are fuelling fears of a new superpower arms race Women in sport are winning the fight for equal pay – slowly As Aucklanders anticipate holiday trips, Māori leaders ask people to stay away from regions with lower vaccination rates Up to half of Earth's water may come from solar wind and space dust Photos from the field: leaving habitats unburnt for longer could help save little mammals in northern Australia 2 out of 3 members of university governing bodies have no professional expertise in the sector. There's the making of a crisis It looks like Omicron causes milder illness – is this how COVID becomes endemic? An interview with media scholar Rose Luqiu about WeChat and techno-nationalism Barbados forges a digital path by becoming the first country to establish an embassy in the metaverse In Azerbaijan, bullying in schools is still a problem We reconstructed birdsong soundscapes from over 200,000 places: and they're getting quieter Drop in students who come to the US to study could affect higher education and jobs The pandemic is changing the way young people eat and how they feel about their bodies: 4 essential reads Millions of Americans struggle to pay their water bills – here's how a national water aid program could work Will Carson v. Makin continue Supreme Court's trend on religion in schools? Who invented video games? How vulnerable is your personal information? 4 essential reads Reverse vaccination technique in mice suggests new way to teach the immune system not to attack lifesaving treatments Why we're using filmmaking to encourage vaccination by Black and Latino Angelenos Could a chewing gum really reduce the spread of COVID-19? Maybe -- but here's what we need to know first Why South African political parties must find a balance between rural versus metro support What lies behind Mozambique's failure to find lasting peace and true democracy We found a rare insect at an unspoilt stream in Nigeria – sign of a need to explore and protect What stands in the way of a new South Sudan post-conflict constitution South African groundwater project shows the power of citizen science When 'hunker down' isn't an option: The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season showed how low-income communities face the highest risks HS2: transport expert on the huge gaps in the government’s new plan Why people in some parts of England pay far more than others to heat their homes In Turkey women faced rubber bullets, tear gas from police as they marched to end gender-based violence Afghan Women: Finally a book that speaks from inside its society Radicals Target Roma People in Ukraine US and Africa: mending fences and building bridges in the face of growing China presence Border opening for skilled workers, students delayed a fortnight Omicron: why the WHO designated it a variant of concern Heart disease risk from saturated fats may depend on what foods they come from – new research We reconstructed birdsong soundscapes from over 200,000 places: and they're all getting quieter Scanlon survey shows community fears about COVID can spike quickly, as governments face Omicron Jamaica officially recognises the life and legacy of iconic wartime nurse, Mary Seacole As it selects a new leader, National needs to remember one thing – confidence doesn’t always equal competence Three steps Indonesia can take to create a solid domestic carbon market An interview with media scholar Rose Luqiu about WeChat and techno-nationalism Australian booksellers are facing a supply chain 'crisis'. Here's how books get into your hands – and how you can keep reading Here's to the ladies who lunch: one of Sondheim's greatest achievements was writing complex women Beijing Winter Olympics: RSF urges press to protect themselves against surveillance ‘In my country, I feared the war. But here I feared the Home Office': Asylum seekers speak on the UK refugee process South Africa isn't doing enough to provide HIV prevention treatment for mothers: why it needs to Burnout by design? Warehouse and shipping workers pay the hidden cost of the holiday season The government's planned 'anti-troll' laws won't help most victims of online trolling Does AstraZeneca's COVID vaccine give longer-lasting protection than mRNA shots? Australia’s new agricultural work visa could supercharge the forces of exploitation Are new COVID variants like Omicron linked to low vaccine coverage? Here's what the science says A new way to keep First Nations people with dementia connected to Country, community, family and culture Is the news media bargaining code fit for purpose? Yes, it's rocket science: Australia needs eyes in space to monitor our tinderbox landscape The Iran nuclear talks are resuming, but is there any trust left to strike a deal? Central African Republic: Detain War Crimes Suspect Now Human-elephant conflict could lead to the extinction of elephants in Bangladesh France complicit in heinous crimes committed by Egyptian state, website reveals Cambodian rapper vows to continue writing critical songs after a year in jail for incitement The compelling case for a future fund for social housing Facebook’s rebranding is anything but 'meta' Artificial intelligence may not actually be the solution for stopping the spread of fake news 'Schitt's Creek' holiday special: For Jews like Johnny Rose, the menorah is still polished and lit, even in diaspora How global business could be the unexpected COP26 solution to climate change How inequality drives HIV in adolescent girls and young women South Africa's isn't doing enough to provide HIV prevention treatment for mothers: why it needs to The people most at risk of HIV in Kenya aren't using preventive drugs: we asked why How African thinkers of the 1980s fed into today's inequality debates Four reasons why physically punishing school children doesn't work Watergate was a plot to oust Nixon Travel bans aren't the answer to stopping new COVID variant Omicron Omicron is the new COVID kid on the block: five steps to avoid, ten to take immediately Press Freedom and the Indian Judiciary Black Friday for Amazon workers: the human costs behind consumer convenience Joe Biden: why the US president's approval ratings have fallen so far Turkey's currency crisis is a textbook example of what not to do with interest rates We interviewed 150 women migrants – revealing how their journeys involve peril at every turn How poorer citizens pay the price of economic change in the UK Channel deaths: the UK has clear legal responsibilities towards people crossing in small boats How the COVID pandemic changed digital journalism Germany’s new government: what the world can expect in a post-Merkel era Renewable energy is fuelling a forgotten conflict in Africa's last colony ‘Unfit for military service': How Azerbaijan stigmatizes LGBTQ+ military personnel Cyberflashing could be criminalised: here's how a change in the law would help victims African development banks need scale, urgently. Here's how it can be done Black Friday: retailers are forcing our heads into the sand to avoid facing climate realities How customers and workers can give business strategy a badly needed boost Australia's Black Summer of fire was not normal – and we can prove it The hunt for coronavirus variants: how the new one was found and what we know so far Why some people find it harder to be happy European Parliament backs RSF’s call for moratorium on arrests of journalists in Somalia Could we really deflect an asteroid heading for Earth? An expert explains NASA's latest DART mission How religion influences Indonesian workers to seek work-life balance Saif el-Islam Gaddafi's candidacy turned down At arms, the enemy is at the gates, by Manlio Dinucci France and Italy to steer the EU? Voluntary assisted dying is one step closer in NSW. Now the negotiation starts Many define Adele's voice by its power. But the true artistry comes from her fragile, authentic self Pat Cummins becomes Australian men's test captain: why is it so rare for a fast bowler to take the reins? As Australia deploys troops and police, what now for Solomon Islands? Australia's strategy to revive international education is right to aim for more diversity COVID death data can be shared to make it look like vaccines don't work, or worse – but that's not the whole picture VIDEO: Michelle Grattan on a crazy week in Canberra Belvoir’s The Boomkak Panto is a joyous, subversive and Australian twist on the classic Christmas tradition The religious discrimination bill is not just words – it will make LGBTIQ+ Australians sick First Nations children are still being removed at disproportionate rates. Cultural assumptions about parenting need to change Want to solve the housing crisis? Address super-charged demand Why it's normal for COVID-19 vaccine immunity to wane, and how booster shots can help #WhereisPengShuai: Totalitarianism, violence against women and an overdue Olympic boycott? Why it's location, location, location, even when it comes to galaxy evolution Mask wearing wasn't disputed in previous crises – so why is it so hotly contested today? Freddie Mercury 30 years on – remembering the theatrical, eccentric genius Social care cap: how the new system will work and why it’s unfair – an expert explains Making sense of Wole Soyinka's difficult and brilliant new novel Friday essay: Yoko, Linda, Get Back and shifting perceptions of the women of the Beatles Schools are surveying students to improve teaching. But many teachers find the feedback too difficult to act on Vital Signs: Cautious on rates, strong on climate action – meet Lael Brainard, Biden's new pick at the US Federal Reserve The ocean is our greatest climate regulator. It must be a stronger part of climate policy and action Even if we halt global warming, local climates will change – and we need new experiments to understand how We identified who's most at risk of homelessness and where they are. Now we must act, before it's too late Rolling media coverage of missing persons cases can add to the trauma for all families left behind Sea lion whiskers can move like human fingertips: here's how we found out Efforts to protect the poor during COVID: how five African countries fared Young Nigerians are flocking to TikTok - why it's a double-edged sword New book on South Africa's history puts black people at the centre, for a change Skin lighteners: fashion and family still driving uptake in South Africa Acts of violence or a cry for help? What fuels Kenya's school fires The Brontës, the Shelleys, Kingsley and Martin Amis: new research suggests literary relatives share similar writing styles The Eternals – Marvel consulted me to help superheroes chit chat in Babylonian The UK's digital divide could be costing you hundreds of pounds in energy bills Dark side of Black Friday: the major drawbacks with this shopping bonanza Household mixing during COVID-19: our research suggests adherence to lockdowns in England declined over time Chile: voter apathy could hand the presidency to far-right inheritor of the Pinochet legacy Tragedy in English Channel Should Be Turning Point in Border Standoff Grattan on Friday: Assertive Liberal moderates give Scott Morrison curry Ten years of financial fair play: has it been good for European football? Curious Kids: how are galaxies formed? Why it's still a scientific mystery how some can live past 100 – and how to crack it US abortion bans back before the Supreme Court – but globally more countries are liberalising access than restricting it. Podcast The Beatles: Get Back review – Peter Jackson's TV series is a thrilling, funny (and long) treat for fans EU Waste Shipment Proposal Takes Steps to Address Plastic Crisis Morocco: Journalist in Prison After Unfair Trial Belarus’s Political Crackdown Affects Everyday Life Boy Tied and Abused for Years in Finnish Care Home European Court Rules to Reunite Chechen Woman with Her Children India: Kashmiri Activist Held Under Abusive Law Pentagon ready to intervene in Ethiopia Possible destabilization of Ukraine Moscow hands over satellite photos of port blast to Beirut What is orthokeratology? And will it help slow the deterioration of my child's eyesight? Judith Collins may be gone but New Zealand’s search for a credible and viable opposition is far from over Curious Kids: how do birds make their nests? Schools can still expel LGBTQ+ kids. The Religious Discrimination Bill only makes it worse Balancing work and fertility demands is not easy – but reproductive leave can help Ending online anonymity won't make social media less toxic Yemen: Houthi Forces Attack, Displace Villagers Divided and paralysed, can the WTO negotiate a pandemic recovery plan that is fair for all? Bullying and harassment are rife in the public service: here's what to do about it We studied the tree rings of the Batavia shipwreck timbers – they told us much about global seafaring history 5 big ideas: how Australia can tackle climate change while restoring nature, culture and communities Curriculum is a climate change battleground and states must step in to prepare students Concerned about overeating? Here's what you need to know about food addiction Australia has record job vacancies, but don't expect it to lead to higher wages Jury finds 3 Georgia men guilty of Ahmaud Arbery murder: 3 essential reads The throne speech: Inflation crowds out the agenda — and could for years to come LGBT Qataris Call Foul Ahead of 2022 World Cup Biden Administration Confronts US Anti-Trans Violence Cuba: five years after Fidel Castro's death, how fares the revolution? How do police regain trust after the murder of Sarah Everard? If we all choose the fastest mode of travel in a city, the whole city gets slower – and more congested 'Home is the most dangerous place for women,' but private and public violence are connected Solar panels: we need to recycle parts of them to use again and avoid a mountain of waste Central African Republic: Minister Faces Atrocity Charges Drivers and hand-held mobile phones: extending the ban won't solve the problem – here's why Alzheimer’s: exercise may reduce brain inflammation, helping to protect us from the disease Conspiracy theories about the pandemic are spreading offline as well as through social media Grocery workers suffer the mental health effects of customer hostility and lack of safety in their workplace Prayer apps are flooding the market, but how well do they work? The NRA could be winning its long game even as it appears to be in dire straits What the Peng Shuai saga tells us about Beijing's grip on power and desire to crush a #MeToo moment 'Let's Go Brandon' and the linguistic jiujitsu of American politics Stereotypes about girls dissuade many from careers in computer science Biden taps the Strategic Petroleum Reserve – What is it? Where did it come from? And does the US still need it? The thousands of vulnerable people harmed by Facebook and Instagram are lost in Meta's 'average user' data Zadie Smith: how the Wife of Willesden brings to life Chaucer's tale of sex and power How moving dots are helping us learn more about dyslexia in children – new research If universities want to hit climate targets, they should use their land for carbon offsetting What lies behind uprisings in Eswatini: the unfinished business of democratic reform Treatment of COVID with antibiotics could add to the problem of drug resistance Science changes -- and so should rational behaviour What bush crickets are telling researchers via their unique calls Nigeria's food inflation: losers, winners and a possible solution Great headphones blend physics, anatomy and psychology – but what you like to listen to is also important for choosing the right pair Milk jugs, cartons or plastic bags — which one is best for the environment? Why there's no real 'common prosperity' campaign in China Protests sweep Turkey as Lira plummets to an all-time low Morrison says universities should shift focus from 'publish or perish' towards commercialising research South Africa: Broken Promises to Aid Gender-Based Violence Survivors Politics with Michelle Grattan: Jenny McAllister on domestic violence La nouvelle loi progressiste du Bénin sur l'avortement sauvera la vie de nombreuses femmes How Singapore's water management has become a global model for how to tackle climate crisis Belarus/Poland: Abuse, Pushbacks At Border Iran signs economic agreement with Emirates The West, a mockery of Freedom, by Thierry Meyssan Climate change is likely driving a drier southern Australia – so why are we having such a wet year? New religious discrimination bill will cause damage to Australian society that will be difficult to heal It's 30 years since Freddie Mercury died. His music is still the soundtrack of our lives A law on workplace gender equality is under review. Here's what needs to change How to wear a mask in the heat Could Jamaica's ‘wickedest city’ become a UNESCO World Heritage Site? The self-driving trolley problem: how will future AI systems make the most ethical choices for all of us? A failure at 6? Data-driven assessment isn't helping young children's learning How to get consent for sex (and no, it doesn’t have to spoil the mood) Robots can be companions, caregivers, collaborators — and social influencers Documents Claim France Abets Deadly Egyptian Air Strikes Four ways to stop COVID ruining Christmas again in 2021 The euro is plunging – and probably won't bounce back soon Do you use predictive text? Chances are it's not saving you time – and could even be slowing you down Western luxury brands are entering a risky pact with China's influencers Indian Residential Schools: What does it mean if the Pope apologizes in Canada? Hulu's 'The Handmaid's Tale' casts Canada as a racial utopia B.C. floods reveal fragile food supply chains — 4 ways to manage the crisis now and in the future Spotty data and media bias delay justice for missing and murdered Indigenous people “Polish soldiers cannot treat journalists as if it were a military dictatorship” Politics with Michelle Grattan: Christmas can't come too soon for Morrison View from The Hill: Scott Morrison warns disorderly troops against putting 'a smile on Labor's face' Got pandemic anxiety? You might relate more to COVID memes than non-anxious people Career-based classes keep students more engaged A new ratings industry is emerging to help homebuyers assess climate risks Art illuminates the beauty of science – and could inspire the next generation of scientists young and old Scientist at work: Endangered ocelots and their genetic diversity may benefit from artificial insemination The COVID-19 pandemic offers an opportunity to make a healthy shift in body ideals The lessons 'Moby-Dick' has for a warming world of rising waters Space law hasn't been changed since 1967 – but the UN aims to update laws and keep space peaceful Police reporting can undermine domestic violence victims, language analysis shows Rape culture in Côte d'Ivoire can shift if survivors get support to speak without blame and shame Defining what's ethical in artificial intelligence needs input from Africans Statistical ecology can unlock the power of biodiversity data in Africa The world's largest organism is slowly being eaten by deer Six months after Raman Pratasevich’s arrest, “extremism” charge increasingly used against Belarusian media The ignored, unwanted, and unforgiven Curious Kids: what are the rings around planets made of? Collateral damage: crushing the myths of accuracy and accountability in modern warfare Albanese promises commissioner and more workers to deal with domestic violence Vale Stuart Macintyre: a history warrior who worked for a better Australia New Pacific Australia Labour Mobility scheme offers more flexibility ... for employers Third time lucky? What has changed in the latest draft of the religious discrimination bill? Word from The Hill: Christmas can't come too soon for Morrison Why the oil industry's pivot to carbon capture and storage – while it keeps on drilling – isn't a climate change solution Syrian journalist arrested in Jordan, threatened with expulsion Adele has successfully asked Spotify to remove 'shuffle' from albums. Here's why that's important for musicians Barney Rachabane: South Africa's little giant who took an epic jazz journey Sudan: Security Forces Use Lethal Force on Protesters Bangladesh: Halt Forced Relocation of Rohingya Refugees Chinese tennis star reappears after #WhereisPengShuai campaign sparked global outcry «I am livid», by Dominik Stillhart 'Can-do capitalism' is delivering less than it used to. Here are 3 reasons why Andrew Wallace becomes the new speaker – a role that's never been more important in Australian politics New Zealand's climate change regulation is messy and complex -- here’s how to improve it We expected people with asthma to fare worse during COVID. Turns out they've had a break Morrison's opening of the door to international students leaves many in the sector blindsided and scrambling to catch up Microplastics aren’t just a problem for the ocean – they’re in our soils too What's in a name? When it comes to human fossils, it's complicated Australia's marine industries deliver $80b a year. But without more scientists, the 'blue economy' is at risk Harder foods make for stronger skulls, giving hand-reared animals the best chance of survival in the wild Coal plants are closing faster than expected. Governments can keep the exit orderly Olympics: Don’t Promote Chinese State Propaganda Why children must be involved in research in the aftermath of COVID-19 Fraudulent claims of indigeneity: Indigenous nations are the identity experts Like most of the fashion industry, there's a blind spot in Country Road's ethical focus Why it's time to reconsider the ecological contribution of introduced species -- even in New Zealand Supreme Court could redefine when a fetus becomes a person, upholding abortion limits while preserving the privacy right under Roe v. Wade Every dollar invested in research and development creates $3.50 in benefits for Australia, says new CSIRO analysis Are New Zealand’s universities doing enough to define the limits of academic freedom? Henri Matisse was an artist of colour and sensuous line; an unerring eye until the end Little red children and 'Grandpa Xi': China's school textbooks reflect the rise of Xi Jinping's personality cult The seas are coming for us in Kiribati. Will Australia rehome us? Why investigating potential war crimes in Afghanistan just became much harder – and could take years Will Australia follow Europe into a fourth COVID wave? Boosters, vaccinating kids, ventilation and masks may help us avoid it SUV tragedy in Wisconsin shows how vehicles can be used as a weapon of mass killing – intentionally or not Canadian Police Arrest Journalists Covering Pipeline Construction in British Columbia Afghanistan: Taliban Crackdown on Media Worsens US: Texas Targeting Migrants How to dissuade parents from believing in anti-vaxxer conspiracy theories Management is so passé — it's co-creation that workers are demanding Curious Kids: Why are there so few impact craters on Earth? A fossil cranium from Kenya tells the story of an extinct elephant species The story of an independent Tanzanian publisher who held out against the tide South Africa faces a slowly worsening chronic fiscal crisis East Africa's terrorism hotspots: examining the roots and solutions Endometriosis: targeting a different type of pain may be key in improving treatment – new research Endometriosis: understanding how sufferers describe pain could lead to faster diagnosis My formula for a tasty and nutritious Nigerian soup – with termites COVID travel restrictions have created new borders for migrants who want to visit home Bird flu outbreaks in Europe: what you need to know The trials of Jamal Khashoggi and Musa Anter murder cases continue in Turkey: Challenge of providing justice Targeted suicide bombing kills leading Somali journalist, badly injures another Rwandan online video reporter given “absurd” seven-year-jail sentence ‘Neglect at home, profits abroad': Cuba's medical system Lumo: why the latest Edinburgh-London train service could wean us off planes and roads Learning to read starts earlier than you might think: five tips from an expert Talking turkey! How the Thanksgiving bird got its name (and then lent it to film flops) The first Thanksgiving is a key chapter in America's origin story – but what happened in Virginia four months later mattered much more Why are barns painted red? Americans support climate change policies, especially those that give them incentives and clean up the energy supply Infrastructure law's digital equity goals are key to smart cities that work for everyone Adoptees nationwide may soon gain access to their original birth certificates Project Veritas and the mainstream media: Strange allies in the fight to protect press freedom How the pandemic helped spread fentanyl across the US and drive opioid overdose deaths to a grim new high Electric cars aren't enough to hit climate targets: we need to develop better public transport too The average person's daily choices can still make a big difference in fighting climate change – and getting governments and utilities to tackle it, too Inflation: why it's temporary and raising interest rates will do more harm than good Invisible scars result from patriarchal tolerance of gender-based violence in Bosnia and Herzegovina World Cup 2022: if Qatar can silence critics with a strong tournament, an Olympic bid could be next View from The Hill: Scott Morrison trips on a truth test Rwandan online video reporter given “absurd” seven-year-jail sentence Egypt: UNDP Report Whitewashes Human Rights Violations Egypt: End Harassment of Rights Defender Sydney Theatre Company's Julius Caesar is a clear-eyed look at the consequences of failed politics US bans UAE from hosting Chinese navy 'This image has been digitally altered': disclaimer labels are meant to protect viewers' body image, but do they work? Pythagoras’ revenge: humans didn’t invent mathematics, it’s what the world is made of White supremacist and far right ideology underpin anti-vax movements At long last, Australia has a bioenergy roadmap – and its findings are startling Victorian Labor’s pandemic bill would pass easily if electoral reforms were enacted before 2018 election; Labor way ahead in polls Stress is a health hazard. But a supportive circle of friends can help undo the damaging effects on your DNA Ukraine marks anniversary of Euromaidan protest on Day of Dignity and Freedom Just like how humans recognise faces, bees are born with an innate ability to find and remember flowers How to make roads with recycled waste, and pave the way to a circular economy Algorithms can decide your marks, your work prospects and your financial security. How do you know they're fair? Taking your first rapid antigen test? 7 tips for an accurate result How a Romanian village resurrected the Danube Delta after the fall of the Iron Curtain Fear of travelling: Canadians need to put travel risk into perspective How skilled newcomers can stave off major career sacrifices when job-seeking Indica and sativa labels are largely meaningless when it comes to cannabis complexities The magical realism of 'Squid Game' shows the contradictions of funny money and dodgy contracts Theatre audience etiquette and norms have always shifted with the times Political dynasties and billionaires hijack ‘democratic’ party-list system in the Philippines Diabetes can be controlled. But there's no medicine for some people who need it. Ethiopia’s civil war: Five reasons why history won’t repeat itself How South Africa can get communities involved in conserving coastal and marine areas Supplying COVID-19 pills at lower cost is only part of what poorer countries need Why the Victorian protests should concern us all UAE: Dissidents Labeled ‘Terrorists’ Washington criminalizes Russian websites disclosing US abuses worldwide Once more, Jamaicans debate whether states of emergency are an effective crime-fighting tool or a band aid 1 year and 700 lives lost, but Indian protestors have succeeded in repealing anti-farming laws 1 year and 700 lives lost, but the Indian protestors have succeeded in repealing anti-farming laws Intersex Person Victim of Horrific Attack in Cameroon Nepal: 15 Years On, Act on Peace Agreement Pledges Rittenhouse verdict flies in the face of legal standards for self-defense Invasive species are threatening Antarctica's fragile ecosystems as human activity grows and the world warms More leeway to the ship recycling industry from the environmental authorities in Bangladesh triggers criticism A ‘new deal’ for Africa: Is this the best chance for a generation? Modern warfare: 'precision' missiles will not stop civilian deaths – here's why Meet the person responsible for keeping inflation from spiraling out of control – without tanking the economy When athletes get political: Support for the Uyghurs ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics Canada's flood havoc after summer heatwave shows how climate disasters combine to do extra damage Social care reform: free online event on what isn't working and how to fix it Misremembering might actually be a sign your memory is working optimally Conspiracies about a 'catastrophic takeover' by Jews have long been an American problem Monitor or talk? 5 ways parents can help keep their children safe online Cuba's post-revolution architecture offers a blueprint for how to build more with less Tick management programs could help stop Lyme disease, but US funding is inadequate Could oral antiviral pills be a game-changer for COVID-19? An infectious disease physician explains why these options are badly needed 4 reasons why museums aren't cashing in on NFTs yet Hideouts, harbours and homes: how vikings may have owed their success to their encampments African marine rules favour big industry, leaving small-scale fishers in the lurch The art and chaos of negotiating the Glasgow Climate Pact – Climate Fight podcast part 5 Dogs and TV: here's what we know about how they respond Sleaze: why Boris Johnson is being reminded of the lurid scandals of 1990s Britain Regretting a pandemic purchase? 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