Wednesday briefing: Boris Johnson looms as May's 'new deal' flops – The Guardian

Guardian morning briefing Wednesday briefing: Boris Johnson looms as May’s ‘new deal’ flops Boris Johnson wants to be prime minister. Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images PM battles to sell latest Brexit package … Corbyn calls for nationalisation of stricken British Steel … and could you live without flying any more? by Warren Murray Main image: Boris Johnson […]

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Far-right Facebook groups 'spreading hate to millions in Europe' – The Guardian

The far right Avaaz uncovers 500 accounts using fake news to spread white supremacy message People already barred from Facebook include the far-right activist Milo Yiannopoulos (L) and the conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. Photograph: Mark Graham/AFP/Getty Images A web of far-right Facebook accounts spreading fake news and hate speech to millions of people across Europe […]

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New Zealand speaker claims suspected serial rapist working in parliament – The Guardian

New Zealand Claim follows review into bullying and harassment that uncovered three allegations of serious sexual assault The New Zealand parliament buildings, nicknamed the Beehive, in Wellington. Photograph: Matthew Williams-Ellis/Getty Images/Robert Harding World Imagery The deputy leader of New Zealand’s opposition party has called for an investigation after the parliament’s speaker suggested there was a […]

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Ethereum (ETH) Foundation Publishes Blueprint for 2019 Development – Ethereum World News

The Ethereum Foundation has published its official Spring 2019 update, shedding details on the planned development for the next coming year. In particular, the report focuses on how the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization plans on allocating the $30 million designated for use by the Foundation in further developing the currency. The foundation reports […]

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Indonesia riots: protesters clash with security forces over election result – The Guardian

Indonesia Mobs set fire to vehicles in Jakarta after supporters of Prabowo Subianto, who lost the vote, took to the streets Indonesian police shoot tear gas to disperse protesters during a demonstration outside the Elections Oversight Body in Jakarta. Photograph: Bay Ismoyo/AFP/Getty Images Six people are dead and more than 200 are injured after mobs […]

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