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Global resource consumption tops 100bn...

Global resource consumption tops 100bn...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The resources fuelling the world economy increased more than 8% in just two years

UN: Nearly half billion people lack...

UN: Nearly half billion people lack...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The global unemployment rate has remained relatively stable over much of the past decade, ILO says

Report: New Islamic State group leader...

Report: New Islamic State group leader...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The Guardian said Salbi was selected within hours of the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

China says virus spreading between humans...

China says virus spreading between humans...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

An 89-year-old man becomes the fourth person to die from the virus

Trump brief assails impeachment, demands...

Trump brief assails impeachment, demands...

North America

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The historic impeachment trial is set to open in earnest at 1pm (1800 GMT) Tuesday

Trump to meet EU chief, Iraqi president...

Trump to meet EU chief, Iraqi president...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The meeting with President Barham Saleh will be the first between Trump and Iraqi officials

Kerala mosque hosts wedding for Hindu...

Kerala mosque hosts wedding for Hindu...

Around the Web

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Hindu couple, Anju and Ashokan, tied the knot amidst the crowded premises of Cheravally Muslim Jamath...

Third US president’s impeachment trial...

Third US president’s impeachment trial...

North America

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The fast-moving impeachment of Trump, stemming from his dealings with Ukraine, has moved to the Senate...

Trump rejects impeachment charges as...

Trump rejects impeachment charges as...

North America

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Trump, only the fourth of 45 American presidents to face the possibility of being ousted by...

4 dead as anti-government protests resume...

4 dead as anti-government protests resume...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

‘Protesters threw petrol bombs and stones at police who responded with tear gas and stun...

Capitalism seen doing ‘more harm than...

Capitalism seen doing ‘more harm than...

North America

Mon, Jan 20 2020

‘People are questioning at that level whether what we have today, and the world we live in today,...

Large migrant caravan prepares to enter...

Large migrant caravan prepares to enter...

Latin America

Mon, Jan 20 2020

US President Donald Trump has threatened to punish Mexico and Central American countries economically...

‘Iran has not ruled out talks to end...

‘Iran has not ruled out talks to end...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Iran has gradually stepped back from its obligations to the 2015 deal

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Unlike his predecessor, Ri Son Gwon does not have any experience in dealing with nuclear issues or US...

Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire...

Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire...

World

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Libya has had no stable central authority since dictator Muammar Gaddafi was overthrown by Nato-backed...

Lebanese security forces, protesters...

Lebanese security forces, protesters...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Sunday's confrontation broke out near parliament a day after more than 370 people were wounded, the...

Top Pakistani activist says prevented...

Top Pakistani activist says prevented...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Pakistan has a history of enforced disappearances over the past decade - mainly confined to conflict...

Myanmar govt-appointed panel finds no...

Myanmar govt-appointed panel finds no...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The statement said the panel had submitted the report to the government but it did not say whether it...

BJP picks new president as challenges...

BJP picks new president as challenges...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Nadda was elected unopposed, the party said

1 million species at risk of extinction...

1 million species at risk of extinction...

World

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The World Economic Forum is launching a series of New Nature Economy (NNE) reports in 2020, making the...

Ex-policeman among 3 militants killed...

Ex-policeman among 3 militants killed...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The three men were responsible for the deaths of a dozen people, including four police officers, according...