UK parties suspend election campaign after terror attack

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UK parties suspend election campaign after terror attack London mayor Sadiq Khan said he is “passionate believer in democracy” and would not want to see the election date being affected by the latest incident. Armed British police officers walk within a cordoned off area after an attack in the London Bridge area in London, Sunday, June 4, 2017. Terrorism struck at the heart of London, police said Sunday, after a vehicle veered off the road and mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge and witnesses told of men with large knives stabbing…

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Pope Francis meets knights of ancient order in new drama before contested election

Pope Francis meets knights of ancient order in new drama before contested election

Pope Francis meets knights of ancient order in new drama before contested election Francis : ROME (RNS) Founded nearly 1,000 years ago to protect pilgrims traveling to the Holy Land, the Sovereign Order of Malta is a Catholic charity that operates in 120 countries around the world. But the ancient chivalric order’s good works have recently been overshadowed by a bitter leadership row that has provoked a rare and controversial personal intervention from Pope Francis. The former head of the order, Grand Master Matthew Festing, resigned from his position in January…

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Top Trumped: what does the US election mean for science and Europe?

Top Trumped: what does the US election mean for science and Europe?

Top Trumped: what does the US election mean for science and Europe? Trumped : Research communities search for positive signs amid science policy uncertainty. Trumped : It’s safe to say that Donald Trump’s election has blown a cold wind through the science world. Europe in particular, still reeling from Brexit, is gazing across the pond feeling increasingly uneasy. Trump has tweeted that vaccinations are linked to autism and that lightbulbs can cause cancer. More worryingly, that global warming is based on faulty science and manipulated data. This has lead to…

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