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No evacuations from Afghanistan after August 31 Taliban

Boris Johnson was expected to urge the US to keep troops in the country longer. The Taliban has said there will be no evacuations from Afghanistan after the August 31 deadline as Boris Johnson was expected to urge the US to keep troops in the country past the end of the month to allow more people to escape. The militants said they will take a “different stance” after the cut-off […]

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Amazon offering 1000 bonus to new recruits amid UK hiring woes

Roles are available with the firm at sites across the UK Online retail titan Amazon is offering new warehouse recruits a £1,000 joining bonus as it looks to attracts staff amid a mounting hiring crisis. The group is advertising for “urgently needed” warehouse pickers and packers across the UK to help meet booming online shopping demand. Job ads on the Indeed website reveal it is offering to pay up to […]

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TV presenter Alex Jones has given birth to her third child

TV presenter Alex Jones has welcomed her third child. The Welsh presenter, 44, announced on Instagram that her daughter was born on Saturday afternoon. The One Show host already has two children, Teddy and Kit, with her insurance broker husband Charlie Thomson. She wrote in an Instagram post: “We have some news………Our beautiful daughter came safely into the world on Saturday afternoon 21.08.21. “Tiny, but perfectly formed we are all […]

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UN rights chief warns of abuses amid Talibans Afghan blitz

The UN human rights chief has warned that she has credible reports of “summary executions” and restrictions on women in areas under Taliban control in Afghanistan, fuelling fears of what their rule might hold a week before US forces are set to withdraw. Michelle Bachelet urged the Human Rights Council to take “bold and vigorous action” to monitor the rights situation in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban’s takeover, […]

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Toddler dies in caravan fire

A two-year-old girl has died following a fire at a caravan site. Lincolnshire Police said they were called to reports of a blaze at Sealands Caravan Park in Ingoldmells, near Skegness, at around 10.30pm on Monday. The force said a woman and three of her children were able to make it out of the caravan safely, but her fourth child, the toddler, died. The mother and the three children who […]

todayAugust 24, 2021

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Scotlands coronavirus inquiry to begin by end of year

The Scottish Government will begin an independent inquiry into the handling of the Covid-19 pandemic by the end of the year, Nicola Sturgeon has said. The First Minister said the judge-led inquiry would have a “person-centred, human rights-based” approach. A draft of aims and principles for the inquiry was published on Tuesday, with members of the public invited to comment until September 30. Ms Sturgeon spoke at a coronavirus briefing […]

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Fire crews tackle large fire in Edinburgh

One person has been taken to hospital as a large fire at George IV Bridge in Edinburgh has closed several roads in the city centre. The emergency services were called to the blaze shortly after 6am on Tuesday. Nine fire engines and two height appliances have been sent to the scene with members of the public being asked to avoid the area if possible. Images from the scene show smoke […]

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Netflix announces release date for Leonardo DiCaprio film Dont Look Up

It will arrive on Netflix on Christmas Eve, after a limited theatrical release, according to the streaming giant. Netflix has announced the release dates for its slate of forthcoming films, including a dark comedy starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence. Don’t Look Up is directed by Adam McKay and features the two Hollywood stars playing low-level astronomers attempting to warn the world of an impending catastrophe. It will arrive on […]

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Emergency meeting of G7 leaders to reaffirm commitment to Afghan people

The Prime Minister will chair a virtual meeting of the leaders of the G7 countries and the Nato and UN secretaries-general on Tuesday Boris Johnson has promised “to use every humanitarian and diplomatic lever” to protect human rights in Afghanistan as he calls an emergency meeting of leading nations. The Prime Minister will chair a virtual meeting of the leaders of the G7 countries and the Nato and UN secretaries-general […]

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