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At least 83 children were killed in conflict zones throughout the Middle East and North Africa last month, according to the United Nations children's agency.…
At least 40 people have been tested HIV positive in India's northern state of Uttar Pradesh, where an unqualified doctor had allegedly used a single…
The UN human rights chief on Monday warned that Myanmar's persecution of the Rohingya Muslims has the potential to cause regional conflict. On a visit…
China has accused the United States of having a "Cold War mentality" after the latter announced its plans to diversify its nuclear arsenal by developing…
Images of death and destruction from the northern province of Idlib in Syria have flooded social media, with local activists and aid workers saying shelling…

Deadly storms hit Bolivia and Argentina

At least six people have died in heavy flooding across the Andean nation of Bolivia, where days of rain have left thousands of people homeless,…
Turkey says it has suffered its deadliest day yet in northern Syria since launching its offensive against YPG Kurdish fighters there more than two weeks…
A British court has sentenced the man who carried out a deadly vehicle ramming attack near a mosque in London last year to life in…
Hamas has rejected a United States decision to place the group's political chief, Ismail Haniya, on its global "terror list", calling the move a "dangerous…
Scores of Rohingya villagers in Myanmar have been massacred and buried in 5 mass graves, according to an exclusive investigation by the Associated Press news…
Iraq’s divorce rate has risen noticeably in recent years, a local judiciary source said Wednesday. “Indications suggest a steadily increasing national rate of divorce, which…

EU's unemployment rate fell in 2017

The European Union's unemployment rate in December 2017 was 7.3 percent, the lowest figure recorded in the EU28 since October 2008, according to an official…
Saudi Arabia's Attorney General Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb said that the kingdom has seized more than $100bn in anti-corruption settlements. The amount - SAR400bn ($106.7bn) - …
At least 23 civilians have been killed in air raids launched by Syrian government warplanes as part of an ongoing offensive to gain ground in…
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