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Nairobi - the centre of East Africa's thriving arts scene

🌱More than half a million vegans will be exempt if companies introduce compulsory vaccination rules in Britain

** Our Sunday Telegraph splash ** Shopping vouchers and pizza discounts to boost vaccinations among the young

#TeamGB are going for their fifth gold medal in the pool Follow all the latest updates #Tokyo2020 

☀️🌧️Last year was the third warmest, fifth wettest and eighth sunniest on record for the UK "The science is clear that we're going to see more of that, moving into the future"

President Biden said Friday that Americans can 'in all probability' expect to face more restrictions due to an increase in COVID-19 cases caused by the Delta variant

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Day 9 of the #Olympics  is beginning in Tokyo. Here's what to expect.

Democracy is crumbling much faster than in Weimar Germany. People of good will must answer the call and do anything they can to stomp the Republicans in the next two elections.

NHL to investigate claim Sharks' Kane bet on own games

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"This thing is attacking the hospitals right now," Dr. Mark Laperouse, ER medical director of the largest Louisiana hospital, says of the Covid-19 surge. "We can’t support all of the little hospitals around the state and the region that we typically do.” 


Scoops of the Day

Georgia athletes removed from Tokyo Games after sightseeing trip

Exclusive: The Home Office set up a website targeting asylum seekers with “misleading” claims to deter them from journeying to the UK It created a fake organisation called On The Move, which claims to provide "free, reliable and important information”

Pulse oxygen monitors work less well on darker skin, experts say

'The vindication of AstraZeneca: A vaccine trashed by Macron, politicised by Europe but quietly saving lives across the world' Thread 🧵👇

The NHS drew up secret plans to withdraw hospital care from people in nursing homes in the event of a pandemic, The Telegraph can disclose

Better Call Saul actor thanks supporters after heart attack

'I saw my two-year-old carried by a man with a gun'


Scoops of the Week

🔭It is proven: black holes warp the very fabric of space. 🌌Astronomers have seen the back of a black hole for the first time, proving Albert Einstein's 1915 theory of general relativity right Thread 🧵

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📰The front page of tomorrow's Daily Telegraph: 'NHS made pandemic plan to deny elderly care' #TomorrowsPapersToday  Sign up for the Front Page newsletter

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Dusty Hill, the bassist of US blues rock band ZZ Top dies aged 72

📚However in 1915, Einstein’s theory of general relativity predicted that the gravitational pull of black holes is so enormous that they warp the very fabric of space, twisting magnetic fields and bending light...

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Exclusive: Britain’s most senior police officers were not consulted about Boris Johnson’s new plan to “beat crime” – or even aware it was being drawn up The media were sent a copy of the document before police chiefs received it this morning

👁️They saw the usual hallmarks of a black hole… ⚡️But they also spotted light – in the form of X-rays – which was being emitted by the far side of the black hole

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Robotics engineer Jean-Louis has built a robotic suit for his 16-year-old son Oscar that allows him to walk instead of use his wheelchair

Read our science correspondent @JoePinkstone’s full report here 👇

"I would like to see criminal prosecutions brought against senior police officers and social workers who knowingly allow this abuse to continue"