Russia-Ukraine war: Belarus begins air force drills with Russia; Dnipro strike death toll rises to 35 – live

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Russia-Ukraine war live: ‘small pockets of resistance’ from Ukraine in Soledar, says Moscow-installed official

From 20m ago 00.39 EST A Russia-installed official in Donetsk, Andrey Baevsky, said there were still…

Fukushima water to be released into ocean in next few months, says Japan

The controversial release of more than a million tonnes of water from the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi…

Australia imposes mandatory Covid tests for travellers from China amid fears of diplomatic backlash

Australia will impose mandatory Covid-19 testing for travellers arriving from China after a spike in cases…

Fiji deploys military for ‘law and order’ as power hangs in balance after election

Fiji’s military will assist police in maintaining “security and stability” after last week’s election delivered a…

Twitter’s mass layoffs, days before US midterms, could be a misinformation disaster

The mass layoffs at Twitter that diminished several teams, including staff on the company’s safety and…

DoJ mulls immunity deal for Trump ally to secure testimony in Mar-a-Lago case

The justice department is weighing whether to grant immunity to the Trump adviser Kash Patel and…

‘A new era’: world leaders react to Lula’s victory over Bolsonaro in Brazil

Leaders from the United States, France and other western and Latin American nations were quick to…

More wild weather warnings for Australia’s east coast as flood clean-up begins

Wild weather is expected to return to Australia’s east coast and along the Great Australian Bight,…

More than 800 evacuated after fuel tanker crash sparks huge blaze in Mexico

A huge blaze erupted in central Mexico after a fuel tanker truck crashed into an overpass…

Northern Territory moves to raise age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 12

The Northern Territory government is seeking to raise the age of criminal responsibility from 10 years…

Four out of five pupils in England say progress suffered due to Covid

Four out of five teenagers say their academic progress has suffered as a result of the…

Korean companies plan to turn Queensland coalmining town into renewable energy powerhouse

Three major Korean companies have signed a memorandum of understanding with the Queensland government, with a…

Adult social care in England is in crisis, say Tory council leaders

The intervention by the County Councils Network, which represents 36 mainly Tory-run authorities, comes amid widespread…

Economists call for radical shakeup of Bank’s interest rate committee

Members of the Bank of England’s interest-rate setting body should be appointed by the devolved administrations…