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China rejects Australian parliament cyber attack claims as 'baseless' and 'irresponsible'

China rejects Australian parliament cyber attack claims as 'baseless' and 'irresponsible'

China has hit back at suggestions it was behind a sophisticated cyber attack on Australia’s political parties, warning “irresponsible” and “baseless” speculation will heighten tensions. The prime minister, Scott Morrison, revealed on Monday cyber...

Guardian, yesterday, 20:57
 

Morning mail: UK Labour splits, Al-Araibi mistakes, Facebook 'digital gangsters'

Good morning, this is Helen Sullivan bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 19 February. Top stories Seven British Labour MPs have quit the party over its direction under Jeremy Corbyn, citing concerns over antisemitism, Brexit and...

Guardian, yesterday, 20:26
 
Sajid Javid warns EU counterparts of joint policing 'disruption'

Sajid Javid warns EU counterparts of joint policing 'disruption'

The home secretary, Sajid Javid, has urged his EU counterparts to prepare for the eventuality that current joint policing systems could discontinue on 30 March because of a no-deal Brexit. The EU and the UK have produced similar contingency plans for...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:52
 
Trump seeks to rally US-based Venezuelans against Nicolás Maduro

Trump seeks to rally US-based Venezuelans against Nicolás Maduro

Donald Trump will speak on Monday in the largest Venezuelan community in the US, seeking to rally support for the opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, and saying the South American country’s “current path toward democracy is irreversible”. The president is...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:52
 
New York to ban hairstyle policies that discriminate against black people

New York to ban hairstyle policies that discriminate against black people

New York City will ban discrimination based on hairstyles, a rule meant to stop policies that penalize black people. The New York City Commission on Human Rights issued the new regulations on Monday. Believed to be the first in the US, they give...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:36
 
Hillsborough trial: 'officer did not discuss consequences of opening gate'

Hillsborough trial: 'officer did not discuss consequences of opening gate'

The South Yorkshire police officer in command of the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough gave no orders before or for some time after he ordered a large exit gate to be opened to alleviate a crush outside, his trial for manslaughter heard. David...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:22
 
Catholic diocese of Oakland releases list of 45 men accused of sexual abuse

Catholic diocese of Oakland releases list of 45 men accused of sexual abuse

The Catholic diocese of Oakland has released the names of 45 priests, deacons and religious brothers who officials say are “credibly accused” of sexually abusing minors. The San Francisco Chronicle says the list goes back to 1962, when the diocese was...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:06
 
London social housing block residents warn of 'death trap' conditions

London social housing block residents warn of 'death trap' conditions

Residents of a six-year-old block of flats in south-west London are warning that they are living in a “death trap” and fear a catastrophe similar to the Grenfell Tower fire. The block’s developers have promised to address urgent problems after...

Guardian, yesterday, 19:06
 
Simon Coveney says frustration prevalent in Ireland as Brexit looms

Simon Coveney says frustration prevalent in Ireland as Brexit looms

Jeremy Hunt was confronted over alleged British attempts to isolate Ireland from its EU partners by the country’s deputy prime minister during a meeting in Brussels on Monday, as tensions over the continuing Brexit impasse bubbled to the surface....

Guardian, yesterday, 18:55
 
Clerical abuse: Film gets go-ahead after legal challenge

Clerical abuse: Film gets go-ahead after legal challenge

A film telling the story of children allegedly abused at the hands of a Catholic priest has been cleared for release in France on Wednesday. The lawyers of Bernard Preynat, 73, said the film, called By the Grace of God, could prejudice his trial. But...

BBC, yesterday, 18:40
 
'Mexico's Alcatraz' prison to be turned into a cultural centre

'Mexico's Alcatraz' prison to be turned into a cultural centre

Mexico is to close one of the world’s last remaining prison islands and turn it into a cultural centre named for a communist writer once held in the jail. The Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, signed a declaration at his Monday morning...

Guardian, yesterday, 18:38
 
Shamima Begum should NEVER be allowed back to UK, says pregnant Gemma Atkinson

Shamima Begum should NEVER be allowed back to UK, says pregnant Gemma Atkinson

Pregnant Gemma Atkinston has declared UK officials should never let ISIS bride Shamima Begum back into the UK. The former Hollyoaks star, who's expecting her first child, shared her opinion on Begum's future along with a picture of the victims of the...

Daily Record, yesterday, 18:37
 

Drunk plane passenger spits on girl, 3, because she 'didn't want to sit next to child'

A drunk woman who spat at a young child on board a plane bound for Las Vegas was kicked off and jailed. Valerie Gonzalez had been drinking all day and got upset when she realised she had been seated near a three-year-old. Fellow passengers filmed her...

Daily Record, yesterday, 18:37
 

Final days of the 'Isis caliphate' – photo essay

For the past week the Syrian Democratic Forces have been trying to defeat the last remnants of Islamic State that fortified themselves in the small town located on the banks of the Euphrates River, near the Iraqi border. Women and children, who fled...

Guardian, yesterday, 18:08
 
‘Good riddance’: Penistone locals have their say on Angela Smith resignation

‘Good riddance’: Penistone locals have their say on Angela Smith resignation

It is the lunchtime rush at the Royal British Legion club in Penistone, South Yorkshire, and everyone has heard the news. Angela Smith, the town’s MP, has resigned from the Labour party, saying it had become “fuelled by hatred,” “characterised by...

Guardian, yesterday, 18:08
 


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