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Infographic: Five billion could face...

Infographic: Five billion could face...

World

Wed, Oct 13 2021

More than five billion people could have difficulty accessing water in 2050, the United Nations warned...

Infographic: Natural gas costs at record...

Infographic: Natural gas costs at record...

World

Tue, Sep 21 2021

A long cold winter which drained stocks, a summer heat wave with lower wind speeds, hurricanes in the...

Infographic: Birds of prey face global...

Infographic: Birds of prey face global...

World

Thu, Sep 2 2021

Of the world’s 557 raptor species, 166 are at growing risk of extinction due to human activities,...

Infographic: One in three trees faces...

Infographic: One in three trees faces...

World

Thu, Sep 2 2021

30% of all tree species are at risk of extinction, twice the number of threatened mammals, birds, amphibians...

Infographic: No end to rising...

Infographic: No end to rising...

World

Mon, Aug 9 2021

The world’s top climate scientists warn that the planet will warm by 1.5° Celsius within 20...

Infographic: REvil’s massive ransomware...

Infographic: REvil’s massive ransomware...

World

Wed, Jul 7 2021

Cybersecurity teams are working to stem the impact of the biggest global ransomware attack on record...

Infographic: Youngest solo pilot world...

Infographic: Youngest solo pilot world...

World

Wed, Jun 30 2021

An 18-year-old British pilot is on track to break the world record for the youngest person to fly solo...

Infographic: Meet “Cooper,” Australia's...

Infographic: Meet “Cooper,” Australia's...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Palaeontologists have confirmed that dinosaur fossils found in the Queensland outback in 2006 belong...

Infographic: China opens new railway...

Infographic: China opens new railway...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 9 2021

Tibet’s first electrified railway, linking the region’s capital, Lhasa, with the city of...

Infographic: Britain’s royal line of...

Infographic: Britain’s royal line of...

Europe

Tue, Jun 8 2021

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced the birth of their second child, a baby girl. Lilibet “Lili”...

Infographic: Netanyahu faces final curtain...

Infographic: Netanyahu faces final curtain...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Israel’s longest-serving prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, faces a potent threat to his grip...

Infographic: US start-up builds high-tech...

Infographic: US start-up builds high-tech...

World

Wed, Apr 28 2021

With drones increasingly important in 21st century warfare, a US start-up has developed a portable and...

Infographic: Spike in Afghan civilian...

Infographic: Spike in Afghan civilian...

World

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Nearly 1,800 Afghan civilians were killed or wounded in the first three months of 2021, a 29% rise compared...

Infographic: US sanctions on

Infographic: US sanctions on

World

Fri, Apr 16 2021

The Biden administration has launched long-awaited measures against Russia -- including far-reaching...

Infographic: Biden targets US gun...

Infographic: Biden targets US gun...

World

Fri, Apr 9 2021

President Joe Biden unveils his administration’s first steps to curb US gun violence after a slew...

Infographic: France to open Rwandan...

Infographic: France to open Rwandan...

World

Wed, Apr 7 2021

France is to open its archives on its role in the 1994 Rwandan genocide to the public. The timing coincides...

Infographic: AstraZeneca’s vaccine woes...

Infographic: AstraZeneca’s vaccine woes...

World

Thu, Apr 1 2021

Germany’s vaccine regulator has recommended using the AstraZeneca vaccine only for people aged...

Infographic: World events scheduled...

Infographic: World events scheduled...

World

Fri, Mar 26 2021

Events in April include a Climate Assembly of world leaders hosted by US President Joe Biden, the visit...

Infographic: Fire destroys Rohingya...

Infographic: Fire destroys Rohingya...

World

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Devastating fires that swept through the Kutupalong mega camp in southern Bangladesh gutted at least...

Infographic: Europeans see AstraZeneca...

Infographic: Europeans see AstraZeneca...

World

Tue, Mar 23 2021

Public confidence in AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine is falling sharply in many European countries,...

Infographic: Children beheaded in...

Infographic: Children beheaded in...

Africa

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Aid agency Save the Children says militants are beheading children as young as 11 in Mozambique as part...