World News

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Merkel appeals to Putin to intervene in Belarus border crisis
Call comes after Polish PM said Russia was behind flow of people from Middle East to EU borders

Andrew Roth in Moscow

10, Nov, 2021 @6:05 PM

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People testing negative for Covid-19 despite exposure may have ‘immune memory’
Study says some individuals clear virus rapidly due to a strong immune response from existing T-cells, meaning tests record negative result

Hannah Devlin Science correspondent

10, Nov, 2021 @4:45 PM

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Greek prime minister angrily defends treatment of refugees
Journalist accuses Kyriakos Mitsotakis of lying over turning away of asylum seekers in Aegean

Helena Smith

10, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Australia lobbied Unesco to remove reference to 1.5C global warming limit to protect heritage sites
Environment campaigners say the Morrison government’s attempt to remove the reference to 1.5C is ‘hugely significant’ and ‘bewildering’

Graham Readfearn

10, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Thai court rules calls for curbs on monarchy are ‘abuse of freedoms’
Constitutional court’s ruling in case against three protest leaders is denounced as ‘judicial coup’

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok

10, Nov, 2021 @4:26 PM

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German Christmas markets face second year of closures as Covid rates soar
Many markets have already announced they will not be going ahead amid record case numbers

Kate Connolly in Berlin

10, Nov, 2021 @3:59 PM

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Stradivarius violin link suspected in killing of Germans in Paraguay
Two Germans and a Chilean held over murder of luthier Bernard von Bredow and his 14-year-old daughter

Staff and agencies in Asunción

10, Nov, 2021 @3:51 PM

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Patel backs police investigation of LSE protest against Israeli ambassador
UK home secretary says she is ‘disgusted’ at the treatment of Tzipi Hotovely after a meeting in London

Patrick Wintour and Sally Weale

10, Nov, 2021 @1:43 PM

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Italy issues arrest warrant for grandfather of cable car crash survivor
Prosecutors say alleged abduction of Eitan Biran, who was taken to Israel, was ‘premeditated strategic plan’

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

10, Nov, 2021 @12:12 PM

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Paella, ‘icon of the Mediterranean diet’, given protected status
Valencia declares beloved – and often abused – dish an item of cultural significance

Sam Jones in Madrid

10, Nov, 2021 @11:48 AM

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Madrid residents hopping mad over rabbit plague
Council in suburb of Carabanchel Alto urged to do more amid fears parasitic disease could spread to humans

Sam Jones in Madrid

10, Nov, 2021 @10:39 AM

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‘There are bodies here’: survivors braced as search begins at Canada’s oldest residential school
Long-overdue search for unmarked graves at notorious Mohawk Institute prompts renewed calls for full transparency

Leyland Cecco in Brantford, Ontario

10, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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