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‘Been in power 14 years!’ SNP shamed as Nicola Sturgeon blames failures on Brexit

Sturgeon: Hoy criticises comments on fuel ‘supply chain fragility’ We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Conservative MSP Craig Hoy argued that […]

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NZ out in the cold as US, UK and Australia sign landmark security pact AUKUS

Britain, the United States and Australia have agreed a landmark security pact to share military technologies, starting with a plan to help Canberra build nuclear-powered submarines. The trilateral partnership, unveiled today, will also see the nations swap knowledge on cyber, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, undersea technology and other cutting-edge sciences. It marks a thinly veiled […]

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Afghanistan: Male and female students segregated by curtain as university studies resume

University studies in Afghanistan have resumed, with male and female students seen segregated by a curtain down the middle of a classroom. Pictures of a Kabul university show men and women sat on opposite sides of the room, with a barrier between them. The images are reportedly from a class at Ibn-e-Sina University. Afghanistan live […]

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The Restaurant of This New York Summer Is Outerspace

Two avidly followed pop-ups, Ha’s Dac Biet and Kreung, have taken over the wood fires and the picnic tables of this seasonal venue in Brooklyn. An Open-Air Dining Room Turns to Southeast Asia 8 Photos View Slide Show › By Pete Wells When you make a reservation at an independently reviewed restaurant through our site, […]

Business

Lex: Bank chiefs should not shame staff back to offices

Lex OPINION: This article is an on-site version of The Lex Newsletter. Lex is a premium daily commentary service from the Financial Times. Dear readers, Is it 1995 in the Big Apple? The chief executives of big banks have a swagger that hearkens back to an era when they were unofficial spokesmen for New York […]

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Denver weather: Warm and dry start to the week

A day after Denver went under a tornado watch and 10 twisters touched down in Colorado, weather conditions are expected to be much more calm to kick off the week. Denver will reach a warm 76 degrees under sunny skies on Monday, according to the National Weather Service. A dry air mass has moved into […]

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Dunedin stabbing: Supermarket staff return to scene of attack for blessing

Staff have gathered at the Countdown supermarket for a blessing following the devastating knife attack on Monday. A large group gathered at the Countdown Dunedin Central site blessing just after 11am with several police officers also in attendance. They paused briefly outside – some people bowing their heads – before walking slowly into the building. […]

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SNP savaged for ‘always blaming Westminster’ to detract away from failures in Scotland

Scotland 'may not get independence if SNP win' says Blair When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at […]

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Man fatally shot by Colorado Springs Police Department identified

A man fatally shot by the Colorado Springs Police Department last week has been identified Tuesday. Richard Quintana, 37, was shot last Thursday while police officers were investigating a stolen car in the 500 block of Garden of the Gods Road, according to a news release from the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office. Police located […]

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Ex-US intelligence officer claims UFOs ‘disabled our nuclear weapons’

UFOs have disabled US nuclear weapons facilities amid fears China or Russia could control the "foreign adversarial technology", an ex-intelligence officer has claimed. Luis Elizondo says he was the former director of the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program (ATTIP), a secretive Pentagon unit that reportedly studied UFOs, between 2007 and 2012. The expert recently claimed […]