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Man charged with Attempted Murder

A local man has been charged with Attempted Murder after attempting to stab a man during the early hours of this morning. Christopher Nunez, 28, of Varyl Begg Estate, was also charged with Possession of Article with Blade in a Public Place late this evening. At around 5am this morning, the Royal Gibraltar Police received...

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Global IT outage disrupts GHA’s primary care management system

The Gibraltar Health Authority’s computer system for GPs was hit by a major global IT outage on Friday that knocked businesses and institutions around the world offline.  The outage was caused by a faulty update to widely-used cybersecurity software and for the GHA, it meant GPs were unable to access patient data or write prescriptions...

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Police reports flood in as cyber fraud losses rise to over £2m

The RGP phoneline rang incessantly on Wednesday with callers reporting they had been targeted in a scam which has so far defrauded Gibraltar companies of more than £2m. From 9.20am to 7pm the RGP received 23 reports, some just minutes apart, from local companies concerned they had been targeted. Most had heeded awareness advice and...

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GFA urges UEFA to take ‘swift, effective’ action following Spanish players' ‘highly inflammatory’ chants

The Gibraltar FA has called on UEFA to take “swift and effective action” to address the “deeply offensive” and “highly inflammatory” conduct of two Spanish national team players who led chants of “Gibraltar es español” during celebrations in Madrid following Spain’s Euro 2024 win against England. In a letter to UEFA on Thursday, GFA president...

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Starmer hosts summit to ‘fire the starting gun’ on new relationship with Europe

By David Hughes, PA Political Editor, Sophie Wingate, PA Deputy Political Editor, and Chronicle staff Sir Keir Starmer will use a major European summit to push for action to secure the continent’s borders as he steps up efforts to tackle the UK’s asylum backlog. More than 100 Home Office staff will be redeployed from working...

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Hoyle: Assassination attempt on Donald Trump a warning for us all to protect MPs

By Richard Wheeler, PA Parliamentary Editor An assassination attempt on Donald Trump is a “warning for us all” to ensure everything is in place to protect MPs, according to Sir Lindsay Hoyle. The Commons Speaker said it is “hard to believe” such an attack still happens in modern America, adding it was a “stark reminder”...

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Business and Trade Secretary to tell G7 ‘Britain is back’ and ‘open for business’

By Helen Corbett, Political Correspondent Business Secretary Jonathan Reynolds will say a “confident, outward-looking” UK is “open for business” at the G7 trade ministers’ meeting. He will set out the new Labour Government’s strategy to reset relations and remove barriers to trade during his first international visit as Business and Trade Secretary. The trip comes...

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Starmer says ‘Britain belongs on world stage’ at end of first summit as PM

By David Hughes, PA Political Editor in Washington Sir Keir Starmer declared the UK was back playing a leading role on the world stage at the conclusion of his first international summit as Prime Minister. Sir Keir said he would “reset” the UK’s relationship with Europe, “return to leadership” on climate change and “engage more deeply” with developing...