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Syria is death trap for civilians, UN refugee chief warns Reuters

INTERVIEW-Syria is death trap for civilians, UN refugee chief warns

Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport African migrants Reuters

Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport African migrants

Cambridge donor BP urges university to keep fossil fuel investment Reuters

Cambridge donor BP urges university to keep fossil fuel investments

UN and EU use Syria donor conference to call for peace Reuters

UN and EU use Syria donor conference to call for peace

Asian Games to boost Indonesia's war on forest fires - official Michael Taylor

Asian Games to boost Indonesia's war on forest fires - official

Iceland's Reykjavik tops index for green city getaways Adela Suliman

Iceland's Reykjavik tops index for green city getaways

In Iraq minefields, an old war leaves a menacing legacy Reuters

In Iraq minefields, an old war leaves a menacing legacy

Palestinian UN aid still $200 mln short after Trump cuts Reuters

INTERVIEW-Palestinian UN aid still $200 mln short after Trump cuts

Prosecutors seek second genocide conviction for Karadzic Reuters

Prosecutors seek second genocide conviction, life sentence for Karadzic

Malaria on rise in crisis-hit Venezuela, WHO says Reuters

Malaria on rise in crisis-hit Venezuela, WHO says

Brexit 'will not change' UK's climate ambition – official Zoe Tabary

Brexit 'will not change' UK's climate ambition – government official

European nations urged to stop Libya's trafficking gangs Belinda Goldsmith

European nations urged to stop Libya's trafficking gangs

General Electric to trial world’s largest wind turbine in Britain Reuters

General Electric to trial world’s largest wind turbine in Britain

Statue of UK feminist trailblazer unveiled outside parliament Reuters

Monument to feminist trailblazer Fawcett unveiled outside London's parliament

Car wash slavery to be investigated by UK lawmakers Thomson Reuters Foundation

Car wash slavery to be investigated by UK lawmakers

Puerto Rico storm recovery thwarted by fiscal row with Washington Megan Rowling

Fiscal row with Washington distracts Puerto Rico from storm recovery - official

Crowdfunding UK's homeless into work and homes Lee Mannion

FEATURE-'I feel lucky every day' - crowdfunding Britain's homeless into work and homes

Philippines apologises to Kuwait over over 'rescue' of workers Reuters

Philippines apologises to Kuwait for sovereignty violation over "rescue" of workers

Palm buyers urged to work on sustainability, not ban vegetable oil Michael Taylor

Palm buyers urged to work on sustainability, not ban vegetable oil

Viral photo pressures Indonesia to ban child marriage Beh Lih Yi

Viral photo prompts Indonesian government moves toward banning child marriage

India death penalty for child rape unlikely to deter traffickers Roli Srivastava

INTERVIEW-India death penalty for child rape unlikely to deter traffickers, says campaigner

WIDER IMAGE-Scars begin to heal a decade after Sichuan quake Reuters

WIDER IMAGE-Scars begin to heal a decade after Sichuan quake

Thirsty to thriving? Parched Pakistani port aims to be a new Dubai Rina Saeed Khan

Thirsty to thriving? Parched Pakistani port aims to become a new Dubai

Rural Kenyans beat rising heat with mud-brick homes Kagondu Njagi

Rural Kenyans beat rising heat with mud-brick homes

Five years after Rana Plaza, workers still face dangers Anuradha Nagaraj

ANALYSIS-Five years after Rana Plaza disaster, many workers face 'unacceptably dangerous' conditions

UN says Trinidad forcibly deported Venezuelan refugees Reuters

UN says Trinidad forcibly deported Venezuelan refugees

Communal land ownership in Barbuda a myth, says prime minister Adela Suliman

INTERVIEW-Communal land ownership in Barbuda a myth, says prime minister

Quotas needed to close Britain's workplace gender gap Serena Chaudhry

Quotas needed to close Britain's workplace gender gap: charity

Luxury fashion brands criticised over supply chain slavery risk Lin Taylor

'Wake up call' as luxury fashion brands criticised over supply chain slavery risk

California risks severe "whiplash" from drought to flood Reuters

California risks severe "whiplash" from drought to flood - scientists

Egypt's Sinai battle chokes food, medical supplies to thousands Reuters

Egypt's Sinai battle chokes food, medical supplies to thousands - report

Seize human traffickers' money to help victims, urge campaigners Belinda Goldsmith

Seize human traffickers' money to help victims, urge campaigners

Premier League says children trafficked by football 'fraudsters' Kieran Guilbert

Premier League concerned by children trafficked to UK by football 'fraudsters'

China tech firms pledge to end sexist job ads Beh Lih Yi

'Goddesses' to 'men only': China tech firms pledge to end sexist job ads

Airlines urged to teach staff to spot trafficking Reuters

UN agency urges mandatory training to combat human trafficking on flights

Emergency alerts loom as drought takes hold in Afghanistan Reuters

Emergency alerts loom as drought takes hold in war-torn Afghanistan

Indonesia environment minister rebuffs forest conservationists Michael Taylor

Indonesia environment minister rebuffs groups who want more forest preserved

Global donors to seek more than $6 bln for Syrian aid Reuters

Global donors to seek more than $6 bln for Syrian aid

Asylum-seekers and locals clash on Greek island of Lesbos Reuters

Asylum-seekers and locals clash on Greek island of Lesbos over migrant crisis

Australia confident of 'beating' Paris climate deal targets Michael Taylor

Australia confident of 'beating' Paris climate deal targets, says minister

Syrian army targets south Damascus insurgent enclave Reuters

Syrian army targets south Damascus insurgent enclave

Back to school - educating Malawi's underage brides Charles Pensulo

FEATURE-Out of wedlock and back to school - educating Malawi's underage brides

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding Reuters

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

British businesses embrace profits with a purpose Lee Mannion

FEATURE-British businesses embrace profits with a purpose

Schools free disabled in S. Sudan's war zone from 'curse' Stefanie Glinski

FEATURE-Schools free disabled in South Sudan's war zone from 'curse'

Survivors' network seeks to turn former slaves into leaders Kieran Guilbert

Survivors' network seeks to turn former slaves into global leaders

Blast at election centre in Afghan capital kills more than 50 Reuters

Blast at election centre in Afghan capital kills more than 50

Michael Bloomberg to write $4.5 mln check for Paris climate pact Reuters

Michael Bloomberg to write $4.5 mln check for Paris climate pact

Blast at election centre in Afghan capital kills dozens Reuters

Blast at election centre in Afghan capital kills dozens

Former U.S. taekwondo star waits a decade for her #MeToo moment Reuters

Former U.S. taekwondo star waits a decade for her #MeToo moment

Red Cross says employee killed in Yemen Reuters

Red Cross says employee killed in Yemen

Syrian rebels withdraw from enclave northeast of Damascus Reuters

Syrian rebels withdraw from enclave northeast of Damascus

Shadow-boxing tough guy should protect home-alone Japanese women Reuters

Shadow-boxing tough guy should protect home-alone Japanese women

India approves death penalty for child rapists Reuters

India approves death penalty for child rapists

Louisiana 'islanders' find a new home beyond the water Nicky Milne

Louisiana 'islanders' find a new home beyond the water

Colombia border teems as Venezuelans "with nothing" flee crisis Dylan Baddour

Colombia border teems as Venezuelans "without anything" flee crisis

Artist's 'pollution pods' highlight global air quality problem Serena Chaudhry

Artist's 'pollution pods' highlight global air quality problem

Plant-killing pests and diseases have an ally in climate change Thin Lei Win

Plant-killing pests and diseases have an ally in climate change - experts

Rush to house record number of Venezuelan refugees as rainy season Karla Mendes

Rush to house record number of Venezuelan refugees as rainy season looms in Brazil's north

Cleanest city in Africa? Kigali scrubs up Aimable Twahirwa

Cleanest city in Africa? Kigali scrubs up

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INTERVIEW-Syria is death trap for civilians, UN refugee chief warns
Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport African migrants
Cambridge donor BP urges university to keep fossil fuel investments
UN and EU use Syria donor conference to call for peace
Asian Games to boost Indonesia's war on forest fires - official
Iceland's Reykjavik tops index for green city getaways
In Iraq minefields, an old war leaves a menacing legacy
INTERVIEW-Palestinian UN aid still $200 mln short after Trump cuts
Prosecutors seek second genocide conviction, life sentence for Karadzic
Malaria on rise in crisis-hit Venezuela, WHO says
Brexit 'will not change' UK's climate ambition – government official
European nations urged to stop Libya's trafficking gangs
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