1. Turkey: Two officers injured in blast outside interior ministry
- An explosion outside Turkey's interior ministry in Ankara was a "terrorist attack".
- Two attackers carried out the attack, injuring two officers.
- An attacker blew himself up and another was "neutralised".
- A group linked to the PKK has admitted carrying out the attack.

2. Ban on single-use plastic cutlery comes into force in England
- Some single-use plastic products will be banned across England.
- Shops and hospitality businesses will no longer be able to supply plastic cutlery, balloon sticks and polystyrene cups.
- The government says the move will tackle litter and plastic pollution, even though some are not ready for the change.

3. Hardline Republicans seek to oust House Speaker Kevin McCarthy
- A hardline Republican says he will oust Kevin McCarthy after he pushed through a spending bill with support from the opposition Democrats.
- Mr McCarthy submitted the bill in defiance of the right of his party.
- They had already vowed to topple him if he tried to overcome their opposition with Democratic support.
1. Turkey: Two officers injured in blast outside interior ministry
- An explosion outside Turkey's interior ministry in the capital Ankara was a "terrorist attack".
- Two attackers arrived in a car and carried out the attack, injuring two officers.
- An attacker blew himself up in front of a ministry building and another was "neutralised".
- A group linked to the PKK has admitted carrying out the attack.

2. Ban on single-use plastic cutlery comes into force in England
- A ban on some single-use plastic products will come into force across England.
- Shops and hospitality businesses will no longer be able to supply plastic cutlery, balloon sticks and polystyrene cups under the new rules.
- The government says the move will tackle the scourge of litter and protect the environment from plastic pollution, even though some firms are not ready for the change.

3. Hardline Republicans seek to oust House Speaker Kevin McCarthy
- A hardline Republican says he will seek to oust Kevin McCarthy after he pushed through a spending bill with support from the opposition Democrats.
- Mr McCarthy submitted the bill in defiance of the right of his party.
- They had already vowed to topple him if he tried to overcome their opposition with Democratic support.

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