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A trade dispute between the UK and the EU erupts over post-Brexit deal : NPR

A truck arrives at Larne port in County Antrim, where a customs post has been established as part of the Northern Ireland Protocol, on November 29, 2021. Paul Faith/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Paul Faith/AFP via Getty Images A truck arrives at Larne port in County Antrim, where a customs post has …

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What to do if you test positive for Covid after your symptoms are gone

Even after the fever has broken, the runny nose has dried up, the official five-day quarantine period has ended and the 10-day precautionary phase is over, some people are still testing positive for Covid — despite feeling totally fine. If you find yourself in this situation, you might be puzzled about what to do, particularly …

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New data reveals extraordinary global heating in the Arctic | climate crisis

New data has revealed extraordinary rates of global heating in the Arcticup to seven times faster than the global average. The heating is occurring in the North Barents Sea, a region where fast rising temperatures are suspected to trigger increases in extreme weather in North America, Europe and Asia. The researchers said the heating in …

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Fed hikes its benchmark interest rate by 0.75 percentage point, the biggest increase since 1994

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday launched its biggest broadside yet against inflation, raising benchmark interest rates three-quarters of a percentage point in a move that equates to the most aggressive hike since 1994. Ending weeks of speculation, the rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee took the level of its benchmark funds rate to a range of …

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New data reveals extraordinary global heating in the Arctic | climate crisis

New data has revealed extraordinary rates of global heating in the Arcticup to seven times faster than the global average. The heating is occurring in the North Barents Sea, a region where fast rising temperatures are suspected to trigger increases in extreme weather in North America, Europe and Asia. The researchers said the heating in …

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Surging borrowing costs take Italy ‘close to the danger zone’

Investors are questioning how far Italy’s borrowing costs can rise before they rip a hole through the heavily-indebted country’s economy, as a sell-off intensifies across eurozone bond markets. Yields have shot higher in the bloc since the European Central Bank last week signaled an end to the stimulus measures it ramped up at the onset …

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Indonesia increasingly wary of Australia. Albanese wants to change it

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese returns from laying a wreath at Indonesia’s National Heroes Cemetery on June 6, 2022 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Albanian made his first trip to Indonesia promising to strengthen ties during two days of diplomatic and business meetings. Ed Wray | Getty Images Long before Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese made …

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Indonesia increasingly wary of Australia. Albanese wants to change it

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese returns from laying a wreath at Indonesia’s National Heroes Cemetery on June 6, 2022 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Albanian made his first trip to Indonesia promising to strengthen ties during two days of diplomatic and business meetings. Ed Wray | Getty Images Long before Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese made …

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Beijing in ‘race against time’ to tackle serious Covid outbreak | China

Authorities in Beijing have warned that a sharp rise in Covid-19 cases linked to a 24-hour bar was critical and the city of 22 million people was in a “race against time” to get to grips with its most serious outbreak since the pandemic began. The flare-up means millions of people are facing mandatory testing …

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Princess Beatrice wears Zimmerman dress to Royal Ascot

ROYAL ENCLOSURE DRESS CODE LADIES Pictured left: Favourbrook jacket £720, trousers £250, waistcoat £320, tie £95, pocket square £35, Oliver Brown top hat £500, Shirt £85, Shoes: Haes and Curtis £149. Pictured right: The Vampire’s Wife dress £1,650, Handbag £450, Hat: Edwina Ibbotson £1,580, Shoes: Roger Vivier £1,350, Ring: Garrard £8,000 Erdem dress £2490, hat …

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