New Zealand brings in paid domestic violence leave in world first – Trending Stuff

New Zealand brings in paid domestic violence leave in world first – Trending Stuff

MPs cheer after legislation passes to tackle what one called horrifying rates of family violence New Zealand has passed world-first legislation granting victims of domestic violence 10 days paid leave to allow them to leave their partners, find new homes …

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Brexit secretary David Davis resigns plunging government into crisis – Trending Stuff

Brexit secretary David Davis resigns plunging government into crisis – Trending Stuff

Secretary of states resignation followed by two other Brexit ministers, forcing a reshuffle David Davis has resigned as Brexit secretary, shattering the hard-won consensus around Theresa Mays Chequers deal and plunging her government into crisis. His resignation was swiftly followed …

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Archaeologists prepare to open huge granite sarcophagus in Egypt – Trending Stuff

Archaeologists prepare to open huge granite sarcophagus in Egypt – Trending Stuff

Alabaster head found in ancient Alexandrian tomb. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images The sarcophagus, discovered during construction work, has become a source of excitement for archaeologists because a layer of mortar between the body and the lid indicates its contents have lain …

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A group of Christians attended a pride parade to apologize for how they’ve treated the LGBT community – Trending Stuff

A group of Christians attended a pride parade to apologize for how they’ve treated the LGBT community – Trending Stuff

(CNN)Religion has often been used to put down the LGBT community. But at a pride parade this past weekend in Marikina, a city just east of the Phillipines’ capital of Manila, a group of Christians gathered to say something different: …

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New Zealand firm’s four-day week an ‘unmitigated success’ – Trending Stuff

New Zealand firm’s four-day week an ‘unmitigated success’ – Trending Stuff

Reduced hours for same pay increased successful work-life balance management, cutting stress levels and boosting commitment The New Zealand company behind a landmark trial of a four-day working week has concluded it an unmitigated success,with 78% of employees feeling they …

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