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AP-NORC poll: Many in US doubt their own impact on climate

The Associated Press 15 Aug 2022
LONDON (AP) — It's not just the economy. While inflation and recession fears weigh heavily on the minds of voters, another issue is popping up in political campaigns from the U.K ... 'There’s a similar atmosphere with some politicians trying to deploy the China threat as a domestic political tool.”.
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‘China threat’ emerges in elections from U.K. to Australia

Asahi News 15 Aug 2022
LONDON--It’s not just the economy. While inflation and recession fears weigh heavily on the minds of voters, another issue is popping up in political campaigns from the U.K ... Andreas Fulda, a University of Nottingham political scientist specializing in China, said British politicians “are more clear-eyed about China” than their European neighbors.
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'China threat' emerges in elections from UK to Australia

Decatur Daily 15 Aug 2022
LONDONIt's not just the economy. While inflation and recession fears weigh heavily on the minds of voters, another issue is popping up in political campaigns from the U.K ... Andreas Fulda, a University of Nottingham political scientist specializing in China, said British politicians "are more clear-eyed about China" than their European neighbors.
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Falcons WR London (knee) not seriously hurt, will miss time

TDN 15 Aug 2022
(AP) — Atlanta Falcons rookie receiver Drake London will likely be held out of practice this week because of a right knee injury, but the No ... London was injured in the Falcons' preseason opener at Detroit, going out on the first series after catching a 24-yard pass.
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The Horse Whisperer author Nicholas Evans dies aged 72

AOL 15 Aug 2022
He specialised in US politics and foreign affairs and spent time covering the war in Beirut. By the 1980s he was at London Weekend Television, producing films on Sir Laurence Olivier, Francis Bacon and David Hockney for The South Bank Show ... .
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Polio: London and New York are this week’s newsmakersThe genetic diversity of the viruses suggests ...

Deccan Herald 14 Aug 2022
VDPV2 detected in sewage from North and East London ... While no clinical case of polio has been detected yet, the genetic diversity of the viruses suggests its spread between closely-linked individuals in several London boroughs ... years and particularly in parts of London ... London.
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Falcons' top draft pick London sidelined by knee injury

TDN 14 Aug 2022
(AP) — Falcons rookie receiver Drake London, the eighth overall draft pick, was held out of practice Sunday after leaving the exhibition opener at Detroit with an injured knee. Coach Arthur Smith indicated there is no immediate timetable for London's return to the field.
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What an English degree did for me, by Tulip Siddiq, Sarah Waters and more

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
The eldest of three children, born in north London to a Jamaican mother and an English father, Smith was the first person in her family to go to university ... University College London ... After graduation she worked for Amnesty International, the Greater London Authority, Save the Children, and in political consulting ... University College London.
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A Bertie Ahern comfort blanket cannot cover sins of the past

Irish Independent 14 Aug 2022
... to the Belfast Agreement.Ahern made friends on all sides of politics in the North, plus the Republic and in London.He’s liked and trusted because, as O’Malley says, “he never deliberately went out of his way to make enemies”.True.
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Nomad Century: How to Survive the Climate Upheaval by Gaia Vince review – a world without borders

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
She points out that the creation of political boundaries to prevent people from moving unchecked about the globe is a relatively new development in human history ... Bob Ward is policy and communications director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
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Imran wants ‘friendly ties’ with US, not slavery

Dawn 14 Aug 2022
LAHORE ...Conspiracy to bring back Nawaz’. During the address, Mr Khan claimed that “several conspiracies” were being hatched to disqualify him and to reach a deal to pave way for PML-N supreme leader Nawaz Sharif, who is in a self-imposed exile in London, to return home and enter active politics once again ... Published in Dawn, August 14th, 2022. .
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'Zionists, go home!' chanted at anti-Israel protest in London

The Jerusalem Post 13 Aug 2022
An anti-Israel protest held on Downing Street, London told all Zionists to "go home"  on Wednesday ... London today ... Pro Palestine Demonstration at Downing St heart of London yesterday ... they have overrun left-wing political spaces, media, academia and NGOs ... Antisemitism in London.
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New York, London and Hong Kong have changed. It is time to move on

Taipei Times 13 Aug 2022
London has far too many issues to contend with, from inflation, messy politics and homes not built for the heat to a dysfunctional international airport ... London is 41, while the world’s foremost global financial center, New York, comes in at 44 ... I have lived in New York, London and Hong Kong, and am a recent Dubai transplant.).
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Men who sexually harass women in the street with unwanted sexual comments or could face ...

The Daily Mail 13 Aug 2022
Men who sexually harass women in public could face up to two years in prison under new government rules ... 'Over the last two years, our nation has been shocked by a number of high profile murders of women, many here in London. It is the responsibility of all political leaders, including us in Westminster and the Mayor of London, to do more ... .
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The West cannot do business with Iran

The Spectator 13 Aug 2022
Daniel notes that Kharrazi’s statement was ‘accepted as sufficient for the United Kingdom to justify upgrading its relations with Iran’, but prominent religious and political office-holders continued to uphold the fatwa, including Tehran’s ambassador to London ... political change.

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