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Ukraine war day 41: Russia’s civilian attack in Bucha prompts global outrage and calls for war trials

The war in Ukraine enters a “new stage of terror” with reports of chemical weapon attacks

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  • Ukrainian brand Sleeper to give 100% of proceeds to charity
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    Ukrainian brand Sleeper is donating proceeds from its sales to children impacted by war

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    Meet the 3 Black British women helping hundreds of Black students evacuate Ukraine

  • How to donate to the UK for UNHCR emergency appeal to help over 3.5 million Ukrainian refugees who have fled their homes
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    3.5 million Ukrainian refugees have now fled the Russian invasion – here’s how you can help

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Marina Ovsyannikova
News

A Russian journalist who held up a ‘no war’ sign on TV has spoken about her 14-hour interrogation

Marina Ovsyannikova said she was questioned for 14 hours after being detained for protesting against the war in Ukraine.

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Lauren Geall
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The view from a blown up apartment building in Kyiv
News

Peace talks, protests and missile attacks: the latest from day 21 of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Negotiators for Kyiv and Moscow meet for the fourth time as shelling and air strikes continue across Ukraine.

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Amy Beecham
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Lauren Geall
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News

“I am a refugee again, but where to?”: the hopes and fears of Ukrainians fleeing conflict

A humanitarian worker reports from the border of Ukraine and Moldova.

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Caroline Brennan
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“Constant shelling and no water”: Ukraine’s president shares a harrowing day-by-day account of war
News

“Constant shelling and no water”: Ukraine’s president shares a harrowing day-by-day account of war

President Zelensky spoke to the House of Commons via video link yesterday.

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Amy Beecham
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“We feel helpless and heartbroken”: Ukrainians in the UK share their stories

“I’m watching the city I was born in under attack”

HBO’s Londongrad: Benedict Cumberbatch plays a poisoned Russian spy in this true crime drama
Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch’s new HBO series goes behind the real-life poisoning of a Russian spy

He plays former-KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko in Londongrad.

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Amy Beecham
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The horrifying true story behind David Tennant’s new ITV drama, about the murder of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko
Entertainment

The horrifying true story behind David Tennant’s new ITV spy thriller

Espionage, poison and government secrets.

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Amy Beecham
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Life

How to stop negative news stories impacting your mental health

14 ways to stay calm when the world’s headlines trigger your anxiety.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Dreaming of a white Christmas? These European cities are most likely to see snow

It’s been a while since a white blanket covered our cities...

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Hollie Richardson
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Travel

Alternative travel destinations: discover the historical opulence of St Petersburg

Russia’s cultural capital will take your breath away

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Gemma Crisp
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Best books of October 2019
Books

Autumn reads, breakout poetry and non-fiction books everyone will be talking about

October’s books are an unmissable mix of thrillers, true-life tales and iconic women writers.

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Francesca Brown
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Francesca Brown
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From poetry to feminism via memoir, thrillers and great reads, September’s books are incredible

Some of 2019’s biggest book releases are about to arrive on your reading list.

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Opinion

A message to the company paying women a cash bonus for wearing a short skirt to work

It’s 2019. How is this happening?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Recipes

Springtime recipes: 3 delicious Russian dishes to cook at home

From dumplings to crabcakes, these delicacies will satisfy all of your cravings

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Alissa Timoshkina
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 5/4/18

The woman poisoned in a nerve attack in Salisbury speaks out, Japanese women are banned from the sumo ring, and more

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Fearless teenage girls arrested during protest against Putin

Thousands of protestors stormed more than 100 cities in Russia

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

Vladimir Putin: “I’m not a woman so I don’t have bad days”

But it’s cool, y’all, because the Russian president is “not trying to insult anyone”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Pussy Riot’s new single is pro-vaginas and anti-Trump

“The idea of powerful female sexuality is much bigger than any populist megalomaniac man.”

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Moya Crockett
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Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina: “You can protest and you can win”

Stylist speaks to the Russian activist about prison, power, feminism and freedom.

People

Russia bans parade for Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst

Russia bans parade for Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst

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