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Cannes 2019: this year’s souvenir bag is the best ever

Frémaux fights his corner Thierry Frémaux was blocking none of the bowlers at Cannes film festival’s opening press conference. The festival president(...)

 A member of Iraqi federal police forces stands guard next to a popular market in Baghdad’s Karada district. Photograph: EPA

Washington has ordered the departure of non-emergency government employees from Iraq, after repeated US expressions of concern about threats from Iran(...)

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US president Donald Trump plans in coming days to sign an executive order that would prohibit American companies from using gear made by foreign telec(...)

Sudanese protesters  wave placards during a demonstration in Khartoum on Tuesday. At least four people were killed on Monday in new clashes between protesters and  security forces. Photograph: Mohamed El-Shahed/AFP/Getty Images

Sudan’s military and civilian protest leaders say they have agreed on a three-year transition to democratic rule, raising hopes for a resolution to t(...)

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Concerned that some new surveillance technologies may be too intrusive, San Francisco became the first US city to ban the use of facial-recognition to(...)

Pro-choice activists hold signs alongside anti-abortion activists mark the anniversary of the 1973 supreme court case Roe v Wade outside the US supreme court in Washington, DC. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

Alabama has become the latest US state to limit abortion access, voting to outlaw abortion in almost all cases. The legislation, which was backed by (...)

Chiropractic has shown a small beneficial effect for the treatment of some lower back pain, but these results are controversial

What is it? Chiropractic is an alternative therapy based on manipulation of muscles and bones, especially the spine. Its name derives from the Greek (...)

Rory McIlroy  signs autographs during a practice round prior to the 2019 PGA Championship at the Bethpage Black course in Long Island, New York, on Monday. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

The problem for Rory McIlroy is one of having to walk on eggshells. Damned if you do; damned if you don’t. In reaffirming his original intention to re(...)

You can build a jungle of plants in a rented property without asking anyone’s permission. Photograph: iStock

I don’t flatter myself with notions of originality, so it doesn’t quite come as a blow to realise that I am, in fact, witheringly derivative in many o(...)

Gayle Killilea, the estranged wife of bankrupt property developer Sean Dunne, outside the US federal courthouse in New Haven, Connecticut,  on Monday. Photograph: Douglas Healey

Sean Dunne verbally promised his wife Gayle Killilea at least €60 million pursuant to a handwritten document the couple signed during a 2005 Thailand (...)

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