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Audi boss arrested over diesel emissions manipulation

 

Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler has been arrested on suspicion of fraud in connection with parent company Volkswagen's "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal, German prosecutors said Monday

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Netherlands: one dead and three injured in music festival hit-and-run

 

Four people struck by vehicle that was driven off after incident at the PinkPop concert in Limburg

 

Reuters

Mon 18 Jun 2018 06.53 BST Last modified on Mon 18 Jun 2018 07.51 BST

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/18/netherlands-pinkpop-festival-dead-injured-hit-and-run-music-festival

 

 

 

 

Shell hits back at criticism of tax structure

 

Reports allege oil group’s plan has cost Dutch treasury as much as £6.1bn  ($8.08B) in lost income

 

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

Mon 18 Jun 2018 14.26 BST

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/jun/18/shell-hits-back-at-criticism-of-tax-structure

 

 

 

 

Leave those kids alone: 'helicopter parenting' linked to behavioural problems

 

Children with over-controlling parents aged two struggled to manage their emotions later in life, study finds

 

 

Mon 18 Jun 2018 14.00 BST

Nicola Davis

 

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/jun/18/over-controlled-toddlers-grow-up-unable-to-cope

 

 

 

 

 

 

One in five at UK festivals sexually assaulted or harassed – survey

 

Just 2% of those subjected to unwanted sexual behaviour say they reported it to police

 

Laura Snapes

Mon 18 Jun 2018 13.34 BST Last modified on Mon 18 Jun 2018 15.16 BST

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

French air traffic control 'causes third of Europe's flight delays'

 

Senate report says strikes and outdated ATC equipment cost airlines €300m ($348.33M) a year

 

Kim Willsher in Paris

Mon 18 Jun 2018 13.19 BST

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/18/french-air-traffic-control-causes-third-of-europes-flight-delays

 

 

 

'It consumed my life': inside a gaming addiction treatment centre

 

As the World Health Organization classifies gaming disorder as a mental health condition, one UK treatment centre reveals how it is trying to tackle the problem

 

 

Mon 18 Jun 2018 14.20 BST

Emily Reynolds

 

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/games/2018/jun/18/truth-gaming-addiction-world-health-organization-disorder-games

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gotti, Escobar, Manson: Hollywood's problem with real-life criminals

 

The release of two critically panned films about criminals with fascinating backstories highlight the difficulties of adapting theatrically villainous characters

 

Charles Bramesco

Mon 18 Jun 2018 12.46 BST Last modified on Mon 18 Jun 2018 12.47 BST

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US returns stolen 'Columbus Letter' to Vatican Library

 

The United States on Thursday returned to the Vatican a copy of a handwritten 15th-century letter by Christopher Columbus in which the explorer recounts his "discovery of America" to the Spanish royal family

 

 

AFP
14 June 2018
08:51 CEST+02:00

 

 

 

US returns stolen 'Columbus Letter' to Vatican Library
Inside the Vatican Library. Photo: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana/AFP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cristoforo Colombo ( Christopher Columbus)...An Italian Immigrant working for the Queen of Spain
 
 

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19 June

 

Record 68.5 million people fleeing war or persecution worldwide

 

As data shows one in every 110 people is displaced

 

Peter Beaumont

Tue 19 Jun 2018 06.00 BST Last modified on Tue 19 Jun 2018 06.01 BST

 

 

 

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Syrians forced to flee Raqqa city carry their belongings as they leave a camp in Ain Issa. The country accounts for 6.3 million refugees
Photograph: Rodi Said/Reuters
 
 
 
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Five people wounded in Malmö shooting

 

Police say no reason for public to worry after shooting in Sweden’s third biggest city

 

Agencies

Mon 18 Jun 2018 21.12 BST First published on Mon 18 Jun 2018 20.26 BST

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/18/four-people-wounded-in-malmo-shooting-sweden

 

Update:  3 dead

 

 

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