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Campaigners stage climate protests across continents

Environmental campaigners staged protests on several continents to press their demands for more government action to curb global warming ahead of the upcoming UN...

One-off payment to help 36 million French motorists hit by rising fuel prices

French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced that millions of lower and medium-income motorists will be given 100 euros (£84) in financial assistance to...

US Evangelical Lutheran Church installs first transgender bishop

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America installed its first openly transgender bishop in a service held in San Francisco’s Grace Cathedral on Saturday. The Reverend...

In Pictures: Muslims around the world celebrate Eid

Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan. Celebrations were restricted for a second year as the Covid-19 pandemic...

New York legislators agree to legalise recreational marijuana

Legislators in New York have reached an agreement to legalise recreational marijuana sales in the state. At least 14 other states already allow residents to...

#EndTheLockdown – Thousands march for freedom

The coronavirus lockdown plagued the start of the new decade, putting the whole world on pause. Government intervened in hopes to hold down infection...

Spain adopts euthanasia law

Legislators have voted to make Spain the sixth country in the world, and the fourth in Europe, to allow physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia for...

Vatican snubs gay union blessings because God ‘cannot bless sin’

The Vatican has decreed that the Catholic Church cannot bless same-sex unions because God “cannot bless sin”. The Vatican’s orthodoxy office, the Congregation for the...

Carnival cancelled in town where everyone takes part

The coronavirus pandemic has brought to a halt one of Europe’s oldest surviving street carnivals. In normal times, the small town of Binche in southern...

Saudi women’s rights activist released from prison

One of Saudi Arabia’s most prominent political activists has been released from prison after three years, her family has tweeted. Loujain al-Hathloul, who pushed to...

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