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Wed 14 Apr 2021

Financial sector to disclose climate impact

Premium Content Financial sector to disclose climate impact

New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law which requires the financial sector to disclose the impact of climate change on businesses.

Suez Canal blocker’s insane punishment

Suez Canal blocker’s insane punishment

The owners of the cargo vessel that blocked the Suez Canal are facing a staggering fine after it was “seized” on court orders.

‘Not close to normal’: Why Olympics will be truly bizarre

Premium Content ‘Not close to normal’: Why Olympics will be truly bizarre

If you think you know what to expect from the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, think again. This will be a fortnight like no other – and that’s just off the field.

Outrage over Japan’s Fukushima decision

Outrage over Japan’s Fukushima decision

Experts around the world have sounded alarm bells after Japan announced it would begin releasing radioactive water into the sea.

Cop who ‘accidentally’ killed man resigns

Cop who ‘accidentally’ killed man resigns

The cop who shot and killed a 20-year-old man during a traffic stop and the police chief who said it was an “accident” have both stepped down.

The true Trump era hasn’t even begun

The true Trump era hasn’t even begun

Donald Trump will likely be dead – or very close to it – when the former president’s grip on power will be at its absolute strongest, with serious consequences.

Prosecutors rest case in George Floyd murder trial

Premium Content Prosecutors rest case in George Floyd murder trial

The prosecution has rested its case against a former Minneapolis police officer after being shown horrific video of black man George Floyd’s death.

Cop who killed Daunte Wright resigns

Premium Content Cop who killed Daunte Wright resigns

The police officer who fatally shot a young black man, claiming to have mistaken her gun for a taser, has resigned. WARNING: Graphic

Queen’s funeral preparations for Philip revealed

Premium Content Queen’s funeral preparations for Philip revealed

Some details have emerged about Prince Philip’s funeral, which will follow restrictions due to COVID-19 — including who the Queen has invited.

Harry’s sneaky attack in Philip tribute

Harry’s sneaky attack in Philip tribute

In just four words, Harry managed to use a phrase so loaded it could be a dig and the palace – and therefore the Queen.

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