Bozzie is in hiding from Andrew Neil, but I’m desperate to tell him about Dilyn’s new trick | The secret diary of Carrie Symonds

In which our heroine watches the noses of Stanley and Dom grow longer and longer

Super time since Stanley was banished! Now it’s just us: me, Dilyn, Dom, between episodes, and darling Bozzie, though what with my campaigning and his commitments we hardly meet! Last night I woke up aching to discuss marine conservation matters to find this note on his pillow: SORRY OTTIE WARGAMING NEIL IN UNDERGROUND BUNKER, BACK C3 DAYS, YR B. I said but Dom, this is your handwriting, where is Bozzie, really?

Dom (looming out of the darkness): “What if I said, hiding from Andrew Neil?”

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Delhi fire: at least 34 dead in ‘horrific’ factory blaze

Victims were mostly labourers and factory workers sleeping in a building in Delhi’s old quarter

At least 34 people have died in a major fire that broke out in a building in a grains market in central New Delhi, a doctor in a government-run hospital said.

Kishore Singh said the victims were brought to the hospital by rescuers on Sunday. Another 15 people were being treated for burns or smoke inhalation. They were in a stable condition, Singh said.

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North Korea claims success in ‘very important’ test at satellite launch site

State media says test will change regime’s ‘strategic position’ amid further tensions with the US over its nuclear ambitions

North Korea has reportedly carried out a “very important” test at its Sohae satellite launch site, a rocket testing ground that US officials once said North Korea had promised to close.

The test, reported by state news agency KCNA, comes as North Korea has warned it could take a “new path” amid stalled denuclearisation talks with the US and as its year-end deadline nears.

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New Zealand storms: tornado warning issued as floods cut off towns

North Island braces for severe storms after landslides and flooding cut communications and close roads in South Island

New Zealand has been hit by a weekend of extreme weather, with landslides and flooding in the South Island cutting off towns and trapping tourists, and forecasters warning the North Island of tornadoes.

The Met Service said central and western areas in the North Island could expect severe thunderstorms on Sunday, with downpours of 25mm to 40mm an hour, large hail and possible '“small tornadoes”.

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Banana artwork that fetched $120,000 is eaten by ‘hungry’ artist

Performance artist consumes masterpiece in front of crowd at Art Basel in Miami, but ‘the idea’ apparently lives on

An artwork that sold last week for $120,000 and was hailed as “a symbol of global trade” has been eaten, in what might seem a fitting end for something that was an ever-ripening banana duct-taped to a wall.

The piece, titled Comedian, by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan was on show at the international gallery Perrotin at Art Basel in Miami when New York performance artist David Datuna ate it, saying he was hungry.

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US business leaders in Hong Kong detained and denied entry to Macau

President and chairman of American Chamber of Commerce told to sign statement saying decision not to enter Macau was voluntary

The chairman and president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong were separately denied entry to the neighbouring Chinese-ruled city of Macau after being detained by immigration officials.

Chairman Robert Grieves and president Tara Joseph were travelling to the former Portuguese colony for the chamber’s annual Macau ball on Saturday. They said authorities did not provide a reason for refusing them entry.

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Queensland police shoot man dead after he allegedly fired at officers

Man was killed at house in Tiaro, south of Bundaberg, after reports he was armed

Queensland police officers have fatally shot a man at Tiaro, south of Bundaberg, after he allegedly fired at officers in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A search for the 40-year-old man was sparked by reports to police around 8.30pm on Saturday that he was armed and travelling in the area.

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Amazon indigenous leaders killed in Brazil drive-by shooting

Gunmen opened fire on a group from the Guajajara tribe on a highway in Maranhão state, killing two and wounding others

Two indigenous leaders have been shot dead and two others wounded in Brazil’s Maranhão state, in an attack not far from where a prominent tribesman who defended the Amazon rainforest was killed last month, authorities said.

The attack on the members of the Guajajara tribe, which is known for the forest guardians who protect their territory against illegal deforestation, occurred on the margins of a federal highway near El-Betel village in the country’s north-east on Saturday.

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Cormann and Dutton downplay chances of Australia accepting New Zealand refugee deal

Mathias Cormann reiterates claim government made no deal with Jacqui Lambie for her support repealing medevac laws

Senior Morrison government ministers have continued to downplay suggestions the government could accept the New Zealand offer to resettle refugees in offshore detention, amid ongoing speculation about the terms of an arrangement made with Senate crossbencher Jacqui Lambie.

Mathias Cormann reiterated on Sunday that the government had made no deal with Lambie in exchange for her support in repealing the medevac laws earlier this week.

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Bob Hawke’s daughter says he told her not to pursue rape allegations against former Labor MP

Rosslyn Dillon made allegations as part of legal challenge against her father’s estate

Former prime minister Bob Hawke’s youngest daughter says she was raped by a confidant of her father in the 1980s – but was urged not to report the assaults to protect Hawke’s leadership ambitions.

In claims published by the New Daily, Rosslyn Dillon levelled the allegations against former Labor Victorian MP Bill Landeryou, who died in February, as part of her legal challenge against her father’s $18m estate.

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