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The crypto-collapse: inside the crazy world of FTX

The cryptocurrency exchange FTX collapsed earlier this month, leaving billions of dollars...

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How dangerous is it to live in a damp, mouldy home?

The death of two-year-old Awaab Ishak from exposure to mould has shown the consequences of...

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Inside Qatar 2022: the World Cup of politics and protest

Football’s governing body Fifa has tried to keep politics out of the World Cup – but...

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Is a second referendum on Scotland’s independence further away than ever?

The supreme court has ruled that the Scottish parliament cannot hold a second referendum without...

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Trump v DeSantis: how ex-president’s fan could be his biggest rival

Florida governor Ron DeSantis passionately praised the former president – now he is being...

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Cop27: another blow to 1.5C?

At Cop27 in Egypt, negotiations ran 40 hours past the Friday night deadline. Country delegates...

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Beyond 8 billion: why the world’s population matters

The world now contains 8bn people, according to the UN. Hannah Ellis-Peterson reports from India,...

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Excitement, boycotts and rainbow protest: Qatar’s World Cup kicks off

The 2022 tournament is finally here. But for more than a decade, disquiet over the Gulf state...

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Autumn statement 2022: it’s going to hurt but will it work?

The Guardian’s economics editor, Larry Elliott, looks ahead to Jeremy Hunt’s crucial...

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Reclaiming Kherson: what Russia’s retreat means for the fight for Ukraine

Ukrainians have reacted with jubilation after retaking Kherson city and the region around it. But...

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Is the UK housing market heading for a crash?

A steady stream of bad economic news has filtered into Britain’s property market, prompting...

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The mystery of Teesside’s dead crabs

When thousands of crabs started washing up on the beaches of Teesside in north-east England,...

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Cop27: the future is solar, but it won’t be simple

As Joe Biden arrives at Cop27 in Egypt, he comes with a good story to tell on America’s...

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Iran’s protest generation on why they won’t be silenced

There have been arrests, violence and a rising death toll during more than seven weeks of...

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What the scandal at Manston asylum centre says about our migration system

For the last six weeks conditions at a centre housing people who made perilous journeys across...

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US midterms: is it still the economy, stupid?

The Democrats have learned hard lessons over the years about what happens when election campaigns...

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Who is robbing Lebanon’s banks?

A spate of bank robberies has hit Beirut in recent weeks but they are heists with a twist: people...

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Cop27: was this the year climate progress unravelled?

The war in Ukraine has led to soaring energy prices, political enmity and instability. Can the...

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Can Twitter survive Elon Musk? (And can Musk survive Twitter?)

Elon Musk marched into Twitter as its new owner last week and immediately started making changes....

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Just Stop Oil and the threat of the public order bill

As the UN’s environment agency reports there is “no credible pathway to 1.5C in...

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