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Bad apples? Cider made from blemished apples and soaps from discarded orange peels are just some of the products selling fast in a branch of Dutch chain Jumbo. File photograph: Getty Images

First it was a supermarket aisle free of plastics. Now the Netherlands has notched up another novel solution in its fight against waste and pollution (...)

French prime minister Manuel Valls at a migrants’ reception centre in Calais: a visit to “the jungle” was too great a security risk. Photograph: Denis Charlet/EPA

It was all they would see of “the jungle”: black faces lined up along the road as the prime minister’s motorcade sped by, the chaotic jumble of shacks(...)