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Government criticised over ‘incomplete’ attempt to get laptops to students, amid frustrations over device quality and delays

Students are to get remote education until at least mid-Feburary under the current lockdown for England, except vulnerable children and those of key workers

Government criticised over ‘incomplete’ attempt to get laptops to students, amid frustrations over device quality and delays Government criticised over ‘incomplete’ attempt to get laptops to students, amid frustrations over device quality and delays T he government has faced criticism over an “incomplete” attempt to get laptops to students needing them at home, as school leaders raise concerns over the …

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Amber Heard’s lawyer accuses Johnny Depp of ‘planting’ story in ‘desperate attempt’ to smear name

Amber Heard’s lawyer accuses Johnny Depp of ‘planting’ story in ‘desperate attempt’ to smear name

Amber Heard’s lawyer accuses Johnny Depp of ‘planting’ story in ‘desperate attempt’ to smear name Amber Heard’s lawyer accuses Johnny Depp of ‘planting’ story in ‘desperate attempt’ to smear name Amber Heard’s lawyer has responded to what she says is Johnny Depp’s “desperate attempt” to drag his ex-wife’s name. A report that surfaced on Thursday (7 January) claimed the Pirates …

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It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either.

It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either.

It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either. It Wasn’t Strictly a Coup Attempt. But It’s Not Over, Either. Do the actions of President Trump and some of his supporters — including Mr. Trump’s effort on Saturday to bully Georgia’s secretary of state into overturning the results of the state’s vote in the presidential election, and then …

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Mike Pence welcomes Republican senators’ attempt to overturn US election

Mike Pence welcomes Republican senators’ attempt to overturn US election

Mike Pence welcomes Republican senators’ attempt to overturn US election Mike Pence welcomes Republican senators’ attempt to overturn US election Mike Pence has said he welcomes an attempt by Republican senators’ to overturn the US election. Ted Cruz is among 12 GOP senators who say they are preparing to challenge the results of the election in a joint session of …

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U.S. Considers Granting Immunity to Saudi Prince in Suspected Assassination Attempt

U.S. Considers Granting Immunity to Saudi Prince in Suspected Assassination Attempt

U.S. Considers Granting Immunity to Saudi Prince in Suspected Assassination Attempt U.S. Considers Granting Immunity to Saudi Prince in Suspected Assassination Attempt WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering a request to grant Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia immunity from a federal lawsuit that accuses him of trying to kill a former Saudi intelligence official living in …

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Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt

Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt

Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt Turkey Jails Hundreds for Life Over Roles in 2016 Coup Attempt ISTANBUL — A Turkish court sentenced hundreds of defendants to multiple life terms on Thursday for involvement in the failed 2016 coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, culminating one of the most important mass trials of defendants accused …

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Walmart Announces Membership Service in Attempt to Compete With Amazon

Walmart Announces Membership Service in Attempt to Compete With Amazon

Walmart Announces Membership Service in Attempt to Compete With Amazon Walmart Announces Membership Service in Attempt to Compete With Amazon Walmart is rolling out its newest and much-anticipated attempt to compete with Amazon Prime: a membership service that will give customers free shipping on tens of thousands of items, including produce and groceries. The service, Walmart+, will cost $98 a …

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Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections

Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections

Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Monday blocked an effort by the Trump administration to erase protections for transgender patients against discrimination by doctors, hospitals and health insurance companies, dealing a blow to the broader legal reasoning it has used …

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Trump sued by watchdog over attempt to omit unauthorised migrants from census count

Trump sued by watchdog over attempt to omit unauthorised migrants from census count

Trump sued by watchdog over attempt to omit unauthorised migrants from census count Trump sued by watchdog over attempt to omit unauthorised migrants from census count The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. President Donald Trump is being sued by a government watchdog group and two US cities …

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Mexico Police Chief Shot in Possible Assassination Attempt

Mexico Police Chief Shot in Possible Assassination Attempt

Mexico Police Chief Shot in Possible Assassination Attempt Mexico Police Chief Shot in Possible Assassination Attempt Gunmen wounded Mexico City’s chief of police on Friday, and killed two of his bodyguards and a bystander, in a brazen ambush on his vehicle as it traveled through a wealthy neighborhood that is home to ambassadors and business leaders. The police chief, Omar …

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