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The Independent: British online daily newspaper
The Independent is a British online newspaper that was established in 1986 as a national morning printed newspaper published in London. Nicknamed the Indy, it began as a broadsheet and changed to tabloid format in 2003. The last printed edition was published on Saturday 26 March 2016, leaving only the online edition.

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Nixon Attacks JK Rowling [Video]

Nixon Attacks JK Rowling

In June, JK Rowling released an essay and a series of tweets calling for limits on transitionary care for trans youth. Business Insider reports that Rowling also mocked gender-inclusive words. Cynthia..

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Perry's Album Slated To Flop [Video]

Perry's Album Slated To Flop

Katy Perry released her new album, Smile, just days after giving birth. However, critics have savaged the album. Perth Now media said that initial reviews for her album suggest that the singer may have..

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Stop The Illegal Wildlife Trade: The fight to save giraffes gets political ahead of US election

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The Independent’s Stop The Illegal Wildlife Trade campaign has inspired a conservation charity in America to launch their own off-shoot campaign to save the giraffe, a species that we revealed is in..
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Updating Wikipedia pages of cities could boost tourism, a study finds

updating wikipedia pages of cities could boost tourism, a study finds
Globally, the tourism sector has taken a hit because of the pandemic. With international borders mostly shut, people have had to postpone their travel plans. And even with some countries slowly opening..
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UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast

Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today.
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'There is still a lot of mess to clean up': Student protesters say government must do more to solve grades chaos

'I worked so hard to be underpredicted by my own school,' one pupil tells The Independent
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Eilat: Alleged gang rape of 16-year-old in Israeli hotel branded 'crime against humanity' by Netanyahu

eilat: alleged gang rape of 16-year-old in israeli hotel branded 'crime against humanity' by netanyahu
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Two men have been arrested after a group of 30 allegedly..
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The best spa hotels in the UK for a relaxing staycation

the best spa hotels in the uk for a relaxing staycation
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. With spas given the go-ahead to reopen their doors, relaxing..
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‘She’s voting for Biden’: Awkward video shows Trump repeatedly trying to hold Melania’s hand

‘she’s voting for biden’: awkward video shows trump repeatedly trying to hold melania’s hand
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. US first lady Melania Trump has been filmed appearing to..
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UAE secured ‘no guarantees’ on halt of West Bank annexation from Israel, ministers admit

uae secured ‘no guarantees’ on halt of west bank annexation from israel, ministers admit
The UAE has no guarantees that Israel will not annex occupied Palestinian territory in the future, Emirati ministers have said. This is despite normalising relations with Israel in a deal which..
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A conservation crisis: The aftermath of Gabon's hidden elephant massacre 

a conservation crisis: the aftermath of gabon's hidden elephant massacre 
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A new study has revealed that one of the world’s most..
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‘British tourist’ dies after Ibiza cliff fall

‘british tourist’ dies after ibiza cliff fall
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A man believed to be a...
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Tory MPs plead with Boris Johnson to firm up climate emergency plan

tory mps plead with boris johnson to firm up climate emergency plan
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Conservative MPs are putting pressure on...
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Why is Boris Johnson allowed to fail us so many times?

why is boris johnson allowed to fail us so many times?
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. The explanation for Boris Johnson's baffling continuing..
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Joaquin Phoenix pleads for goats at disgraced Far Marsh farm to be rescued

Exclusive: Hollywood stars and other actors and singers back open letter asking for animals to be handed over after The Independent revealed horrors behind closed doors
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Eddie Howe pens emotional letter to Bournemouth fans after leaving club

eddie howe pens emotional letter to bournemouth fans after leaving club
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Eddie Howe will enjoy some...
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Lack of gender and ethnic diversity in advertising industry leads to 'lazy sexist' stereotyping in ads, leading advertisers group head admits

'The portrayal of women in ads is often very different from society,' Keith Weed tells The Independent
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The Independent's Evgeny Lebedev awarded peerage by PM

The Independent's largest shareholder Evgeny Lebedev has been made a life peer after being nominated by the prime minister Boris Johnson for his work in the media industry and support for conservation..
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Arsenal offered chance to sign Philippe Coutinho for just £9million in Barcelona player swap deal

arsenal offered chance to sign philippe coutinho for just £9million in barcelona player swap deal
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho has been offered to both...
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Unemployment will rise to highest level since 1993 if furlough scheme ends in October, economic researchers warn

Based on forecasts, The Independent estimates some 700,000 jobs will be lost in 2021 with scheme's removal
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Man uses prosthetic face to pose as elderly gambler and pull off $100,000 casino heist, FBI says

man uses prosthetic face to pose as elderly gambler and pull off $100,000 casino heist, fbi says
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A man used a prosthetic face mask to pose as an elderly..
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Boris Johnson refuses to back WHO chief after US claims China 'bought' his election

boris johnson refuses to back who chief after us claims china 'bought' his election
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Boris Johnson has refused to back...
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'The government is hanging the city out to dry': The story of Leicester's lockdown – and the lessons to be learnt

Two weeks on from when the city was first placed into lockdown following a spike in cases, The Independent looks back at how the local outbreak has been handled
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Ishak Mostefaoui: London student who joined Isis 'dies in Syrian jail'

Captured jihadi previously told The Independent he was ready to serve prison time in UK for terror offences
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Coronavirus: Wuhan lab that researches Covid-19 will not be visited by WHO investigators looking into origin of virus

coronavirus: wuhan lab that researches covid-19 will not be visited by who investigators looking into origin of virus
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A coronavirus research lab in Wuhan, the Chinese city where..
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Boris Johnson urged to raise freedom of press concerns with Trump after arrest of The Independent's chief US correspondent

Long-serving reporter was shackled and put in prison uniform during six-hour ordeal
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UK showers Saudis with apologies hastily after criticizing Riyadh regime’s rights record: Report

uk showers saudis with apologies hastily after criticizing riyadh regime’s rights record: report
The United Kingdom has reportedly offered Saudi Arabia profuse apologies, only days after London publicly leveled criticism against the ultra-conservative kingdom over its human rights abuses and..
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Ivory coast PM Gon Coulibaly dies after falling ill at cabinet meeting

ivory coast pm gon coulibaly dies after falling ill at cabinet meeting
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Ivory coast prime minister and...
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Rishi Sunak's emergency mini-budget at a glance, from stamp duty to meal vouchers

Here The Independent looks at some of the key announcements in the chancellor's update to MPs
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Coronavirus: Rights of up to 17,000 children whose mothers are in prison at risk during pandemic, MPs warn

'Temporary release is the humane thing for the government to do,' Harriet Harman tells The Independent
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Hong Kong’s protesters ‘prepare for long fight’ as China tightens grip

hong kong’s protesters ‘prepare for long fight’ as china tightens grip
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Despite the sweltering summer temperatures, a cold new..
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Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy claims football’s profile can help tackle racism

manchester city defender benjamin mendy claims football’s profile can help tackle racism
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy believes..
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Wall Street drops 700 points on fears of surging coronavirus cases and dire IMF forecasts

wall street drops 700 points on fears of surging coronavirus cases and dire imf forecasts
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more...
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‘Mass murder on a national scale’: New advert attacks Trump’s comments on virus testing

‘mass murder on a national scale’: new advert attacks trump’s comments on virus testing
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A new political advert has called Donald Trump’s...
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Trump is ‘undeniably’ the worst criminal in history, Noam Chomsky says

trump is ‘undeniably’ the worst criminal in history, noam chomsky says
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Political activist and public intellectual Noam Chomsky..
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Bubba Wallace: Nascar supports black driver but second noose found at track as FBI launch investigation

bubba wallace: nascar supports black driver but second noose found at track as fbi launch investigation
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Reading terror attack: Libyan convict Khairi Saadallah named as suspect for stabbing that killed three

The suspect arrested over a terror attack that left three victims dead in Reading is a Libyan national called Khairi Saadallah, The Independent understands. Saadallah, 25, was jailed last year for..
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Reading stabbing: Three dead and more injured as police investigate terror motive in park attack

Three people have been killed in a suspected terror attack in aReading park A Libyan man has been arrested on suspicion of launching the rampage as groups of friends enjoyed the evening sunshine on..
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4.3 million meals to be delivered to school children as Help The Hungry appeal passes £7m

'These generous new donations take us 70 per cent of the way towards our goal to secure £10m to combat food poverty in London over the next three years,' says The Independent's Evgeny Lebedev
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Mass extinction 450 million years ago 'triggered by volcanic eruptions and global warming'

mass extinction 450 million years ago 'triggered by volcanic eruptions and global warming'
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Coronavirus Brazil: Chief of Amazon tribe and one of best known rainforest defenders dies

coronavirus brazil: chief of amazon tribe and one of best known rainforest defenders dies
The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. An indigenous tribe leader who gained international..
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Civil servants react with shock and anger after decision to merge DfID with Foreign Office

The Independent understands that PM, who acted alone in authorising merger, provided no instructions on how to facilitate restructuring
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Coronavirus: Elizabeth Warren calls Mike Pence’s denial of a second wave ‘reckless’ and ‘pathetic’

coronavirus: elizabeth warren calls mike pence’s denial of a second wave ‘reckless’ and ‘pathetic’
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Obama to hold joint fundraiser with Biden next week

obama to hold joint fundraiser with biden next week
The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. Two months after endorsing Joe Biden in a lengthy video..
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Britain's The Independent to launch Russian-language edition: RBC

Russian media magnate Alexander Lebedev said he planned to launch an online Russian-language edition of British newspaper The Independent starting this month, Russia's RBC media portal reported on..
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When it comes to Black Lives Matter, we need to focus on the B in BAME

when it comes to black lives matter, we need to focus on the b in bame
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Four poachers arrested over killing of Uganda’s rare silverback gorilla Rafiki

four poachers arrested over killing of uganda’s rare silverback gorilla rafiki
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The story of the UK's unprecedented GDP collapse in five charts

The Independent puts the latest economic figures in historic context
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'I'm unable to breath I'm so stressed': Single parents warn support bubbles fail to address financial dilemmas

Single parents tell The Independent plans overlook fact majority of single parents rely on formal childcare and do not necessarily have support network
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Prince Andrew won't be extradited over Epstein investigation, says US attorney general

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Boris Johnson defends making foreign NHS staff pay fees for service even though 'they saved my life'

boris johnson defends making foreign nhs staff pay fees for service even though 'they saved my life'
Boris Johnson has insisted foreign NHS staff must continue to pay huge fees for the service, despite admitting they “frankly saved my life”. Labour urged the prime minister to axe the controversial..
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'Not realistic': Headteachers' union says schools cannot fulfill government's plan to reopen

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