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The Guardian view on Catalonias referendum: the Spanish state has lost | Editorial

Editorial: Police cruelty has actually sparked the political crisis. Can Madrid and the pro-independence motion discover a method forward? S pain remains in crisis, and its prime minister seems in rejection. The run-up to Sunday’s referendum on self-reliance for Catalonia made it clear that the nation remained in difficulty. Neither those organizing it nor those declining it can totally have actually expected looked for to avoid of the affair — is most likely to sustain nationalists’ allegations of authoritarianism and problems about the suppression of the Catalan will. But if Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont was best to state that the Spanish state had actually “lost far more than exactly what it had actually currently lost”, his assertion that Catalonia had actually won is at finest half real. The majority of Catalans wanted both for a referendum and to stay in a united nation. They have actually been ill-served by both... Readmore

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12 Oct
Vast animal-feed crops to satisfy our meat needs are destroying planet

Vast animal-feed crops to satisfy our meat needs are destroying planet

WWF report discovers 60% of international biodiversity loss is down to meat-based diet plans which put substantial stress on Earths resources The continuous worldwide hunger for meat is having a destructive influence on the environment owned by the production of... Readmore

11 Oct
Boris Johnson caught on camera reciting Kipling in Myanmar temple

Boris Johnson caught on camera reciting Kipling in Myanmar temple

Foreign secretarys unscripted recital of colonial-era poem was so humiliating the UK ambassador was required to stop him The foreign secretary has actually been implicated of “unbelievable insensitivity” after it emerged he recited part of a colonial-era Rudyard Kipling poem... Readmore

06 Oct
Saudi Arabia to allow women to obtain driving licences

Saudi Arabia to allow women to obtain driving licences

King Salman purchased the reform in a royal decree provided on Tuesday night, asking for that motorists licences be provided to females who desired them Women in ladies being permitted into a sports arena for the very first time. It... Readmore

27 Sep
South Asia floods kill 1,200 and shut 1.8 million children out of school

South Asia floods kill 1,200 and shut 1.8 million children out of school

Hundreds dead in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, while millions have actually been required from their houses and 18,000 schools closed down throughout the area Heavy monsoon rains have actually brought Mumbai to a stop for a 2nd day as the... Readmore

27 Sep
At least 225 dead after powerful earthquake hits central Mexico

At least 225 dead after powerful earthquake hits central Mexico

The 7.1 magnitude earthquake is most dangerous to strike nation in more than 30 years and has actually reduced structures in the capital, Mexico City Emergency teams and volunteers are digging through debris with their bare hands in search of... Readmore

22 Sep
Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world, study reveals

Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world, study reveals

Exclusive: Tests reveal billions of individuals internationally are consuming water polluted by plastic particles, with 83% of samples discovered to be contaminated Microplastic contamination has actually been discovered in faucet water in nations worldwide, resulting in calls from researchers for... Readmore

17 Sep
Take away Aung San Suu Kyis Nobel peace prize. She no longer deserves it | George Monbiot

Take away Aung San Suu Kyis Nobel peace prize. She no longer deserves it | George Monbiot

. Now, quiet on the predicament of the Rohingya, she is complicit in criminal offenses versus mankind, composes the Guardian writer George Monbiot F# SEEEE ew people anticipate much from politicians: to do otherwise is to welcome anguish. To Aung... Readmore

02 Sep
In 1939, I didnt hear war coming. Now its thundering approach cant be ignored | Harry Leslie Smith

In 1939, I didnt hear war coming. Now its thundering approach cant be ignored | Harry Leslie Smith

Author Harry Leslie Smith keeps in mind the start to the 2nd world war and there are fretting echoes now A chill of remembrance has actually come by me throughout this August month. It feels as if the 2017 summer... Readmore

25 Aug
Bus seats mistaken for burqas by members of anti-immigrant group

Bus seats mistaken for burqas by members of anti-immigrant group

Comments published on Norwegian Fatherland very first Facebook group call empty seats on Oslo bus scary A Norwegian anti-immigrant group has actually been roundly mocked after members obviously misinterpreted a photo of 6 empty bus seats published on its Facebook... Readmore

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