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Shutdown: Congress votes to keep US government open …

Details: On Wednesday night, Republicans and Democrats in the Senate reached a deal to keep the government open until 3 December, through a temporary budget …

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US government shutdown averted hours before deadline …

Details: US government shutdown averted hours before deadline. The US Congress has passed a stopgap bill to fund federal agencies until 18 February, avoiding a costly government shutdown over the …

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Plan B: Government announces home working and more …

Details: 5 hours ago · Government adviser Allegra Stratton - who was seen with other No 10 staff joking about the party in a leaked video from last year - resigned just before the press conference, saying she would

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Can the US avoid another government shutdown

Details: Many federal agencies, which rely on the funding approved by Congress, are effectively closed down and hundreds of thousands of government employees have to take a leave of absence, often without pay.

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Levelling up: Government white paper likely to be delayed

Details: The government's white paper on "levelling up" all regions of the UK is likely to be delayed until next year, it has been confirmed. The document, focusing on …

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Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: Lalibela retaken

Details: Ethiopian troops have recaptured the historic town of Lalibela from Tigrayan rebels, the government has said. This is the latest victory claimed by the …

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Downing Street party: What the government said before …

Details: 12 hours ago · Prime Minister Boris Johnson and government ministers have repeatedly insisted rules were not broken when questioned about a Downing Street Christmas party last year. But after a …

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Hardliners get key posts in new Taliban government

Details: The government announcement came on the day Taliban fighters fired shots at a protest of hundreds of people, mainly women, in Kabul. Footage from …

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Allegra Stratton quits as government adviser

Details: 8 hours ago · Government spokeswoman Allegra Stratton resigns after she was seen in video with Downing Street staff joking about lockdown Christmas party at No 10 This breaking news story is …

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SolarWinds Orion: More US government agencies hacked

Details: A growing number of US government agencies have been targeted in a sophisticated hack. The US Treasury and departments of homeland security, state, defence and commerce were attacked, reports say

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Biden signs stopgap funding bill, averting government

Details: US President Joe Biden has signed into law a temporary measure to fund federal agencies until 18 February, narrowly dodging a costly government shutdown. Congress approved the …

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US diplomats to boycott 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

Details: 2 days ago · Ms Psaki added that the US government did not feel "it was the right step to penalise athletes who had been training for this moment", but that not sending an …

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Council tax: Wales could revalue homes for first time

Details: 1 day ago · A Welsh government-commissioned study by the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) called council tax "out of date, regressive and distortionary", with properties in "increasingly arbitrary tax bands

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Government to ban single-use plastic cutlery

Details: The government has announced plans to ban single-use plastic cutlery, plates and polystyrene cups in England as part of what it calls a "war on plastic". Ministers said the move would help to

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Grenfell Tower inquiry: Government apologises to victims

Details: 1 day ago · The government has admitted a series of failings in the years leading up to the Grenfell Tower disaster and apologised to victims of the fire. Its barrister told the Grenfell Tower public inquiry

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Netanyahu out as new Israeli government approved

Details: Netanyahu out as new Israeli government approved. Benjamin Netanyahu has lost his 12-year hold on power in Israel after its parliament voted in …

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East Anglian farmers call for clear strategy on

Details: East Anglian farmers call for clear strategy on agriculture from government. Farmers, hit by labour shortages following Brexit, have called on the government for a clear vision for the future of

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Why governments are broken – and how to fix them

Details: M. Most governments are woefully outdated. They reflect concerns of the late 19th Century, when many of them came into being: communication was expensive and data difficult to …

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Ex-PM John Major: Government handling of Paterson case

Details: The government insisted it would prefer to settle its issues with the Northern Ireland protocol consensually - through negotiations - but said it would use Article 16 "if necessary", which would

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Sudan coup: Military dissolves civilian government and

Details: Sudan coup: Military dissolves civilian government and arrests leaders. A coup is under way in Sudan, where the military has dissolved civilian rule, arrested political leaders and declared a

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Covid: UK government wasn't ready for pandemic, report

Details: The government announced the furlough scheme, which originally covered 80% of wages for staff who were unable to work due to the pandemic, on 20 March - …

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Sudan failed coup: Government blames pro-Bashir elements

Details: Sudan failed coup: Government blames pro-Bashir elements. Abdalla Hamdok is Sudan's interim prime minister in the power-sharing deal created after long-term ruler Omar al …

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Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: US accuses Abiy's government of

Details: The US international development agency has blamed the Ethiopian government for a shortage of humanitarian aid in the country's conflict-torn Tigray region. USAID accused the government of

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US Senate averts crisis by voting to extend debt ceiling

Details: US government bonds are seen as among the world's safest and most reliable investments. In 1939, Congress established an aggregate limit or "ceiling" on how much debt the government could accumulate.

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Scottish government misses renewable heat target

Details: The government's own progress report said: "Whilst biomass and biomethane dominate renewable heat generation, there has been a steady growth in heat produced by heat pumps.

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Tigray: Ethiopian government admits Mekelle airstrike

Details: The government initially denied the allegations it had struck targets in Tigray's capital, Mekelle. "Why would the Ethiopian government attack its own city? Mekelle is an Ethiopian city

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COP26: How serious is the government about climate

Details: COP26: How serious is the government about climate conference? Boris Johnson says there'll be no downgrading of ambitions ahead of this year's …

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Energy prices: Steel boss says government offers no

Details: The government has failed to find solutions to halt soaring energy prices, UK Steel boss Gareth Stace has said. He was speaking after leaders of energy-intensive industries met with Business

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Afghanistan: Women protest against all-male Taliban government

Details: Dozens of women in Kabul and the north-eastern Afghan province of Badakhshan have protested against the formation of an all-male interim Taliban government to rule Afghanistan. Demonstrators said

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Lorry drivers: Act now to avert crisis, government told

Details: The government is coming under further pressure to help alleviate the UK's lorry driver shortage. Lobby groups for the retail and transport industries have jointly written to Business Secretary

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Irish government sets out biggest ever investment plan

Details: Irish government sets out biggest ever investment plan. The Irish government has announced the largest national development plan in the history …

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Gas crisis: No chance lights will go out, says government

Details: The government has said it is considering offering emergency state-backed loans to surviving energy companies to encourage them to take on customers from bust firms.

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Israel coalition government a threat to security, warns

Details: "Don't form a left-wing government - such a government is a danger to Israel's security and future," 71-year-old Mr Netanyahu, who has dominated Israeli politics for a …

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Covid: Welsh government spent £32k on GLC vaccine campaign

Details: Covid: Welsh government spent £32k on GLC vaccine campaign. The Welsh government spent almost £32,000 on a campaign featuring rap group Goldie Lookin' Chain (GLC), which encouraged people to get

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Net zero announcement: Obstacles facing the UK government

Details: The government has laid out its plans to reduce emissions sharply by 2035 and take the UK towards being a zero carbon economy by 2050. These …

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Canada challenges compensation order for indigenous

Details: The government has said it is not opposed to compensation, but that it had issues over the order's jurisdiction and how the money was to be divided. Media caption, Canada's "Sixties Scoop" saw

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Foreign aid: Who will be hit by the UK government cuts

Details: The government reduced its annual aid budget from 0.7% of gross national income (GNI), which is a measure of the amount produced by the economy, to 0.5% this year.

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Youth clubs still waiting for £500m government support

Details: The government says helping charities through Covid has been its priority. James Francis is a professional boxer helping at Vibe UK in Knowsley, Liverpool …

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Afghanistan: Don't recognise Taliban regime, resistance

Details: A group of women protest in Kabul against the all-male Taliban government Anti-Taliban forces in Afghanistan have asked the international community …

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PCR testing ‘rip-off’: Watchdog warned government in April

Details: The government has said it was provided with some general market analysis from the CMA on the potential implications for the PCR testing market and …

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Nicola Sturgeon says Omicron is really concerning

Details: 1 day ago · The FM says the government is not discussing closing schools on a national basis. 3,060 people have tested positive for Covid-19 since yesterday. A further 12 people have died after testing

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Norway's oil and gas sector will not be dismantled, new

Details: The government said it wanted to slash net emissions by 55% by 2030. But it said the move to green energy would be gradual in Norway, western Europe's largest oil …

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Lebanon 'could sink like Titanic' without new government

Details: One of Lebanon's top politicians has warned that the entire country could sink like the Titanic unless a new government is formed. "The whole …

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Afghan women: Secret diaries of changing lives

Details: 10 minutes ago · At 07:30, she leaves for work in a government ministry, expecting a busy day of meetings and conferences. Stepping outside, she immediately notices that the …

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Some Scots Covid powers 'could be made permanent'

Details: The Scottish government wants some emergency Covid-19 powers to become permanent, including the ability to impose lockdowns and close schools. Most pandemic powers are due to expire in March 2022

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Germany election: Coalition talks begin after close

Details: The election banners are being packed away, but a lot of work lies ahead to form Germany's new government The polls have closed and Germany's centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have claimed a

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Right to repair rules will extend lifespan of products

Details: The government has also made changes to energy efficiency standards, which it has estimated will knock an average of £75 per year off energy bills, and cut carbon emissions.

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