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Hungary’s students are making a last stand against Viktor Orbán’s power grab

The University of Theatre and Film Arts in Budapest is the latest public institution in the authoritarian leader’s sights s I write, the University of Theatre and Film Arts in

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If we don’t find life on planets like Venus, doesn’t it make us that bit more special?

The discovery of phosphine in the planet’s atmosphere is part of our long search to understand our place in the universe The recent detection of phosphine in the atmosphere of

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Shock and sorrow as Canada’s biggest co-op sold to US private equity firm

Sale of Mountain Equipment Co-op, outdoor retailer with over 5m members, comes as bitter blow but follows dip in performance Canada’s best-known outdoor supplies retailer has been sold to a

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Mexico’s Amlo proposes referendum on prosecuting country’s ex-presidents

Mexican president delivered document to senate asking for plebiscite to be held alongside midterms in June 2021 Mexico’s president has announced plans for a referendum on whether to prosecute his

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Archaeologists in Mexico identify first Mayan slave ship

Ship had been used to take Mayas captured during an 1847-1901 rebellion to work in sugarcane fields in Cuba Archaeologists in Mexico have identified a ship that carried Mayan people

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Canada: police hunt saboteurs after mountain gondola cables slashed

Police in Canada have launched an investigation after vandals cut the high-tension cable on a mountain gondola lift, sending dozens of cabins crashing to the mountainside. Nobody was injured in

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Trump claims he read Woodward’s Rage in one sitting – and found it ‘very boring’

Donald Trump has claimed to have read Rage, the new book about his administration by Bob Woodward, in one evening, and to have found it “very boring”. The Watergate reporter’s

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