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News for Jun 24, 2022

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first official portrait released -- BBC News (UK)

Outline: (what is this?) cambridge, official, portrait

Tone: (what is this?) + positive

Discussion: (what is this?) - William, ++ UK, Prince Charles, Kate

Cambridges unveil their first official portrait to celebrate 10 years as Duke and Duchess -- The Telegraph

The Cambridges unveil their first official portrait to celebrate 10 years as Duke and Duchess The portrait incorporates nods to the Queen and Princess Diana in a vision intended to balance 'their public and private lives'

Outline:  duchess, cambridges, unveil

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, California, Kate Middleton

First joint portrait of William and Kate revealed -- The Times

They are among the most-photographed couples in the world, but the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have now featured in their first-ever official joint portrait, which was painted by the award-winning British artist Jamie Coreth

Outline:  duchess, cambridge, featured

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  England

Togo and Gabon to become newest members of Commonwealth this week -- The Telegraph

The two west African countries will follow Rwanda and Mozambique in joining despite never having been under British rule

Outline:  rule, togo, gabon

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  ++ UK, ± Africa, ++ Australia, ++ France

Rwanda asylum plan: PM and Charles unlikely to discuss policy, No 10 says -- BBC News (UK)

I will defend Rwanda asylum scheme to Prince Charles, says Boris Johnson

Outline:  rwanda, asylum, policy

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± Charles, - Rwanda, ± Boris, ± Johnson

Ukrainians who come to UK illegally could be sent to Rwanda, Johnson says -- The Guardian

Outline:  johnson, warned, ukraine

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± UK, ++ Rwanda, Boris Johnson

Sir Lenny Henry receives honorary Oxford University degree -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  sir, lenny, henry

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Lenny, ++ Gary Lineker, -- Oxford university, ± Glastonbury

Transgender pioneer April Ashley's "spectacular legacy" to be celebrated -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  april, ashley, spectacular

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Beyonce, BBC, Ashley, Vladimir Putin

Martin Lewis says he was rejected by House of Lords -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  peerage, mr, lewis

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Martin, + House of Lords, ++ Tory, Johnson

Nike latest brand to leave Russia permanently -- BBC News (UK)

Nike to make full exit from Russia

Outline:  exit, russia, nike

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  - Russia, - Nike, ± Putin, ++ China

Ukraine high school students pose in prom dresses among ruins -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  prom, dresses, ruins

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- Ukraine, Russia, Zelenskyy, UK

British Airways Heathrow staff back summer strikes over pay -- BBC News (UK)

Hundreds of British Airways staff vote to strike over pay

Outline:  airways, workers, heathrow

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  Scott, NHS, Johnson, Mallorca

BA workers at Heathrow vote to join summer strikes -- ITV News

BA workers at Heathrow vote to strike in dispute over pay

Outline:  ba, workers, heathrow

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  UK, Heathrow, Airlines, Margaret Thatcher

Polish man's assault not being investigated by London police as hate crime -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  assault, investigated, london

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- BBC, -- UK, ++ London, -- America

Sebastian Kalinowski: Boy hit more than 100 times, video shows -- BBC News (UK)

CCTV shows 15-year-old boy, Sebastian Kalinowski, being hit more than 100 times in 30 minutes played at murder trial

Outline:  boy, sebastian, kalinowski

Tone:  -- v. negative

Discussion:  + Sebastian, UK, Poland, Mason Verger

Man who got girl, 13, pregnant says he shouldn’t be deported as son ‘needs a role model’ -- Metro

A member of the notorious Rochdale grooming gang who got a 13-year-old pregnant has begged not to be deported because his son ‘needs a role model’

Outline:  shouldn, deported, son

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  ++ Rwanda, UK, Pakistan, Gary Lineker

Supreme court decision to overturn New York gun law met with outrage -- The Guardian

Outline:  york, unconstitutional, gun

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  + NY, -- SCOTUS, - Americans, -- New York

Criminals to spend longer in jail as Bill of Rights puts public safety first -- The Telegraph

Criminals are to spend longer in prison under the new British Bill of Rights that will put public safety ahead of prisoners’ right to be freed

Outline:  longer, jail, rights

Tone:  -- v. negative

Discussion:  Tories, Portugal, Canada, Derek Bentley

Money launderer used washing machine to hide cash -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  money, launderer, used

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  Richard Hammond, Al Pacino, South Africa, Fargo

Drug-dealing teacher caught with cocaine banned from profession -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  teacher, caught, cocaine

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  Johnson, Walter Hartwell, Scott, BBC

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