A deadly earthquake in Syria and Turkey
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14h ago
A 7.8-magnitude quake has struck Turkey and Syria, killing at least 2,600 people and razing entire neighbourhoods. Experts say it could not have happened at a worse time. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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The children going missing from Home Office hotels
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by The Guardian
5d ago
More than 200 unaccompanied child asylum seekers have gone missing from hotels used by the Home Office. Mark Townsend reports. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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Strikes, seatbelts and sleaze: Rishi Sunak’s first 100 days as PM
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by The Guardian
6d ago
Rishi Sunak entered Downing Street promising to calm the markets and stop the scandals, but 100 days in it’s proving a bumpy ride, reports Pippa Crerar. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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The scammers forced to steal people’s life savings
Today in Focus | The Guardian
by The Guardian
1w ago
‘Pig butchering’ crypto scams, where victims are wooed for months before being fleeced, are ruining people’s lives. But how are criminal gangs exploiting trafficking victims – and using fake UK firms – to steal millions of pounds?. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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The code of omertà: how a mafia kingpin evaded police for 30 years
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by The Guardian
1w ago
Matteo Messina Denaro was arrested after decades on the run, found hiding in plain sight in Sicily. Lorenzo Tondo and Clare Longrigg report on what it means for the once mighty Cosa Nostra. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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What is the teachers strike really about?
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by The Guardian
1w ago
Over the next couple of months, thousands of teachers are due to strike across the UK. What is the government doing in response to their demand for an above-inflation pay increase? Jessica Elgot reports. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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Why is Scotland’s gender reform bill so contentious? | Podcast
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by The Guardian
1w ago
The bill was supposed to streamline the way that people can apply to change their legal gender. So why has it sparked a constitutional crisis – and become a culture war battleground?. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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Why are women in Britain having to travel hundreds of miles to get an abortion? podcast
Today in Focus | The Guardian
by The Guardian
1w ago
Record numbers of abortions are being carried out and services are struggling to cope. Why is the system under so much pressure and what toll is it taking on women?. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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What was behind Jacinda-mania – and why did it end so suddenly?
Today in Focus | The Guardian
by The Guardian
2w ago
Jacinda Ardern became a progressive icon around the world, but despite winning a rare parliamentary majority in New Zealand and gaining plaudits for her handling of Covid, the outgoing prime minister’s legacy is complicated, says Tess McClure in Auckland. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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Why is Scotland’s gender reform bill so contentious? | Podcast
Today in Focus | The Guardian
by The Guardian
2w ago
The bill was supposed to streamline the way that people can apply to change their legal gender. So why has it sparked a constitutional crisis – and become a culture war battleground?. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/infocus ..read more
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