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Malala to receive honorary Canadian...

Malala to receive honorary Canadian...

World

Wed, Apr 5 2017

At her 15, Malala became an outspoken advocate for the right of girls to learn and to attend school,...

Blast in Pakistani city of Lahore kills...

Blast in Pakistani city of Lahore kills...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The blast, the latest in a series that has killed scores of people in Pakistan since the beginning of...

Islamic State: US being run by an...

Islamic State: US being run by an...

World

Wed, Apr 5 2017

"America ... you are being run by an idiot who does not know what Syria or Iraq or Islam is," IS spokesman...

US, France, Britain propose UN resolution...

US, France, Britain propose UN resolution...

World

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The chemical attack had come from the air, UN Syria mediator Staffan de Mistura says

N Korea fires missile into sea ahead...

N Korea fires missile into sea ahead...

World

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The launch comes just a day before the start of a summit meeting between Trump and Xi Jinping, where...

Spanish ship enters Gibraltar waters,...

Spanish ship enters Gibraltar waters,...

Europe

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Spanish vessels and helicopters were in clear violation of international law after entering UK waters...

UNFPA responds to US funding cut

UNFPA responds to US funding cut

North America

Tue, Apr 4 2017

The United Nations Population Fund regrets the decision by the US to deny any future funding for its...

Outcry in Sweden as Muslim school segregates...

Outcry in Sweden as Muslim school segregates...

Europe

Tue, Apr 4 2017

In August last year, Swedish media revealed that teachers had agreed to gender-segregated sport...

Then and now: How glaciers around the...

Then and now: How glaciers around the...

World

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Measurements from Earth's 5,200 glaciers show warming temperatures have increased the number of melting...

At White House, Jordan king to present...

At White House, Jordan king to present...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 4 2017

With the summit declaration to back his case, Jordan's king will be able to tell Trump that Arab leaders...

Somali pirates hijack Indian commercial...

Somali pirates hijack Indian commercial...

Africa

Tue, Apr 4 2017

A spokesman said UKMTO could not confirm the location of the vessel, which he identified as Al Kausar,...

Malaysia rights panel disturbed over...

Malaysia rights panel disturbed over...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Former detainees, government agencies and rights groups have told Reuters of grim living conditions in...

Suspected gas attack on Syria's rebel-held...

Suspected gas attack on Syria's rebel-held...

World

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Doctors in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, in Idlib province, said victims started to choke, vomit...

12-year-old girl the next Usain...

12-year-old girl the next Usain...

World

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Brianna Lyston beat the Girls’ Class Four 200m record in Kingston, Jamaica by clocking a time of 23.72...

New Zealand hit by ex-Cyclone Debbie,...

New Zealand hit by ex-Cyclone Debbie,...

World

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Weather officials issued a swathe of rain and wind warnings covering the entire North Island and top...

Russian media: Russia metro blast suspect...

Russian media: Russia metro blast suspect...

Europe

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Eleveen people were killed and 45 others injured in the explosion between two underground stations on...

10 dead in Russia metro blast, Putin...

10 dead in Russia metro blast, Putin...

Europe

Mon, Apr 3 2017

An explosion in the St Petersburg metro system on Monday has killed at least 10 people, according to...

French Guiana rejects France's $1bn...

French Guiana rejects France's $1bn...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 3 2017

French Guiana immediately described the proposals as "unsatisfactory" and the collective behind the strikes...

Trump welcomes Egypt's Sisi amid questions...

Trump welcomes Egypt's Sisi amid questions...

World

Mon, Apr 3 2017

The White House, which recently unveiled a budget that proposes drastic cuts in international aid, has...

UN blasts disturbing racism against...

UN blasts disturbing racism against...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 3 2017

Aborigines, who make up about three percent of the population of 24 million, are among the most disadvantaged...

Human Rights Watch: Israel blocking...

Human Rights Watch: Israel blocking...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 3 2017

The report also criticised Egypt for barring access to Gaza, and for Hamas' refusal to cooperate with...