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Why are US Covid cases falling?

Cases of Covid 19 began to soar in the US in the autumn. By early January there were around 300,000 new cases a day....

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26/02/2021

In depth reporting, intelligent analysis and breaking news from a global perspective

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#NovaraFM: Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again

Following the headlines of recent years, you might be forgiven for thinking the problem of sex and power can be...

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TyskySour: Begum Can’t Come Home

The Supreme Court have ruled Shamima Begum has no right to return to Britain to appeal the removal of her...

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We Buy a Superhero: Resurrection

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Checks and Balance: Back problems

“America is back” President Biden has told allies. Hard power, including a fearsome nuclear weapons...

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Salmond Speaks

Former First Minister Alex Salmond gives evidence to the committee investigating the Scottish government's...

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US says Saudi prince approved Khashoggi killing

An American intelligence report finds that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved a plan to capture or kill...

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Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken in mass abduction

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken in mass abduction

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US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J

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Cooper recalls 430K light truck tires due to sidewall bulges

Cooper recalls 430K light truck tires due to sidewall bulges

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Myanmar security forces disperse anti-coup protesters

Myanmar security forces disperse anti-coup protesters

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The Latest: Biden, businesses to reinforce virus advice

The Latest: Biden, businesses to reinforce virus advice

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French Riviera cities under lockdown as new infections soar

French Riviera cities under lockdown as new infections soar

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US implicates Saudi crown prince in journalist's killing

US implicates Saudi crown prince in journalist's killing

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Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?

Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?

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US consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps

US consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps

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Coronavirus: Venezuela's hospitals

Venezuela’s hospitals are dealing with a pandemic at a time when the country is already in an economic crisis....

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Facebook's global power and influence

After a series of damaging scandals, many critics believe the social media giant has become too powerful and should...

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