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Introducing You’ll Do

Comedians and real-life couple Catherine Bohart and Sarah Keyworth bring highlights from their podcast that asks what makes relationships work. Show more Comedians and real-life couple Catherine Bohart and Sarah Keyworth bring highlights from their podcast that asks what makes relationships work. Forget the idealised romance of Hollywood movies, relationships are complex and unpredictable. And…

UK to start post-Brexit trade talks with Japan

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Prime Ministers Boris Johnson and Shinzo Abe at the 2019 G7 Summit The UK and Japan are set to begin talks on Tuesday aimed at reaching agreement on a post-Brexit trade deal.The negotiations come as London and Tokyo work towards replacing the agreement Britain currently has with Japan through…

Samsung: Court rejects Lee Jae-yong arrest warrant request

Image copyright Getty Images A court in Seoul has denied an arrest warrant request for Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong, after prosecutors accused him of accounting fraud and stock manipulation.The ruling provides at least temporary relief for the de facto head of the South Korean conglomerate.But Mr Lee isn’t completely in the clear yet as prosecutors…

Homes to be heated by warm water from flooded mines

Image copyright Gov Image caption Water from Dawdon mine will be used to heat a garden village near Gateshead Burning coal has contributed to the over-heating of our planet. But can abandoned British coal mines help tackle the climate crisis?A new garden village near Gateshead will soon be getting its heat from a surprising source:…

Biden Supports Reforming, Not Defunding, Police

Biden sticks with the “more police” strategy adopted in his famous 1994 crime bill. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images One of the interesting things about the George Floyd protests and their consequences is that Democratic politicians do not appear tempted to follow Republicans into a law-and-order reaction to the unrest. That is conspicuously true…

Congressional Democrats Unveil Police Reform Bill

Senator Kamala Harris at presser announcing Democratic police reform bill. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images In a quick move designed to not only show responsiveness to the George Floyd protests, but also to put “Law and Order President” Trump and his party on the spot, congressional Democrats have unveiled a police reform bill that takes the…