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While wealthy Mexicans swamped by quake aid, poor feel abandoned Reuters

While wealthy Mexicans swamped by quake aid, poor feel abandoned

Myanmar says bodies of 28 Hindu villagers found in Rakhine State Reuters

Myanmar says bodies of 28 Hindu villagers found in Rakhine State

Russia, Syria intensify bombing of rebel-held Idlib Reuters

Russia, Syria intensify bombing of rebel-held Idlib, witnesses say

Puerto Rico's fragile economy dealt new blow by Maria Reuters

ANALYSIS-Puerto Rico's fragile economy dealt new blow by Maria

Kurdish city gassed by Saddam hopes referendum heralds better days Reuters

Kurdish city gassed by Saddam hopes referendum heralds better days

First refugees taken from offshore detention for U.S. refugee swap Reuters

First refugees taken from offshore detention under U.S. refugee swap deal

In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow Chris Arsenault

In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow

UN medics see evidence of rape in Myanmar army "cleansing" Reuters

INSIGHT-UN medics see evidence of rape in Myanmar army "cleansing" campaign

Australian Hindus protest meat advert featuring Lord Ganesha Reuters

Australian Hindus protest meat advertisement featuring Lord Ganesha

Hopes for Mexico quake survivors dim as search enters 6th day Reuters

Hopes for Mexico quake survivors dim as search enters 6th day

Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers stalls relief to Myanmar Reuters

Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers hampers relief for Myanmar's Rohingya

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp Reuters

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp

Few ideas, less hope leave Syria crisis on back burner at U.N. Reuters

Few ideas, less hope leave Syria crisis on back burner at U.N.

National celebrations open Saudi stadium to women for first time Reuters

National celebrations open Saudi sports stadium to women for first time

Greek court's rejection of asylum sets bad precedent - Amnesty Reuters

Greek court's rejection of asylum appeals sets bad precedent -Amnesty

Congo president says whoever killed U.N. experts will be punished Reuters

Congo president says whoever killed U.N. experts will be punished

Syria's Foreign Minister says victory within reach Reuters

Syria's Moualem says victory within reach, de-escalation zones temporary

Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico Reuters

Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico

Problems pile up for unlucky village near centre of Mexican quake Reuters

Problems pile up for unlucky village near epicenter of Mexican quake

Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after ... Reuters

Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane

Refugees reaching Zambia accuse DRC troops of killing civilians Reuters

Refugees reaching Zambia accuse DRC troops of killing civilians -U.N.

On an overheating planet, parched nations look to the clouds Adela Suliman

On an overheating planet, parched nations look to the clouds

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake Reuters

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake

Six ways to stay cool without air conditioning Megan Rowling

FACTBOX-Six ways to stay cool without air conditioning

Half of U.N. Security Council ask Guterres to brief on Myanmar Reuters

Half of U.N. Security Council ask Guterres to publicly brief on Myanmar

U.S. mainland Puerto Ricans anguished, unable to reach loved ones Reuters

U.S. mainland Puerto Ricans anguished, unable to reach loved ones

Hurricane-ravaged U.S. cities hit by rising cleanup costs Reuters

Hurricane-ravaged U.S. cities hit by rising cleanup costs

UN hunger chief tells Gulf nations to "step up" in Yemen Sebastien Malo

UN hunger chief tells Gulf nations to "step up" in Yemen

Mexican capital needs stronger quake protection: 'Mole' rescuer Sophie Hares

Mexican capital needs stronger quake protection, says 'Mole' rescuer

Thirty-two years after quake, angry Mexicans still wait for homes Reuters

Thirty-two years after quake, angry Mexicans still wait for homes

Kurds press historic independence vote despite regional fears Reuters

Kurds press historic independence vote despite regional fears

Bosnian experts find 86 skulls at scene of 90s war massacre Reuters

Bosnian experts find 86 skulls at scene of 90s war massacre

Volcano on Bali at highest alert level, thousands evacuated Reuters

Volcano on Indonesia's Bali island at highest alert level, thousands evacuated

Tempers fray as search for survivors winds down after Mexico... Reuters

Tempers fray as search for survivors winds down after Mexico quake

Uzbekistan pulls students, teachers, nurses from cotton fields Reuters

Uzbekistan pulls students, teachers, nurses from cotton fields -sources

Peace and falafels: London eatery puts Syria crisis on menu Umberto Bacchi

Peace, hummus and falafels: London restaurant puts Syrian crisis on the menu

Ageing Asia needs more women in boardrooms - experts Beh Lih Yi

Ageing Asia needs more women in boardrooms - recruitment experts

U.N. wants $200 mln for Myanmar refugees Reuters

U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, U.N. eyes $200 mln for refugees

A Mexican soldier gestures to ask for silence his team ... Reuters

A Mexican soldier gestures to ask for silence his team search for survivors after an earthquake in Mexico City

U.S. seeks action on Myanmar, U.N. eyes $200 mln for refugees Reuters

U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, while U.N. eyes $200 mln for refugees

Move over malaria: Zika, dengue may thrive in warmer Africa Kieran Guilbert

Move over malaria: Mosquitoes carrying Zika, dengue may thrive in warmer Africa

Human frontiers: How much heat can body and mind take? Zoe Tabary

Human frontiers: How much heat can the body and mind take?

U.S. announces near $700 mln in humanitarian aid to Syria Reuters

U.S. announces near $700 mln in humanitarian aid to Syria

At least 25 dead after Hurricane Maria hits Caribbean Reuters

At least 25 dead after Hurricane Maria hits Caribbean

Trafficking, debt bondage rampant in Thai fishing industry Zoe Tabary

Trafficking, debt bondage rampant in Thai fishing industry, study finds

UK social enterprises fear loss of funds with Brexit Lee Mannion

UK social enterprises fear loss of funds with Brexit, survey says

Londoners recycle less but new ways to cut waste hold promise Adela Suliman

Londoners recycle less but new ways to cut waste hold promise

Canada's Trudeau vows better aboriginal relations in U.N. speech Reuters

Canada's Trudeau vows better aboriginal relations in U.N. speech

Philanthropists pledge millions for better U.N. data on women Sebastien Malo

Philanthropists pledge millions for better U.N. data on women

Rival Tuaregs sign deal to end years of Mali fighting Reuters

Rival Tuaregs sign deal to end years of Mali fighting

India's Sonia Gandhi tells Modi to give women more power Nita Bhalla

India's Sonia Gandhi tells Modi to give women more power

Police bust traffickers selling Indian child brides in the Gulf Roli Srivastava

Police bust traffickers selling Indian child brides in the Gulf

Mexico quake efforts continue amid calls for political austerity Reuters

Mexico quake efforts continue amid calls for political austerity

UN team to collect evidence of Islamic State crimes in Iraq Reuters

U.N. team to collect evidence of Islamic State crimes in Iraq

Survey shows Westerners support peace effort Zoe Tabary

Talk to "terrorists"- survey shows Westerners support peace efforts

Iraqis track abandoned homes with digital tools Chris Arsenault

Iraqis track abandoned homes with digital tools

More calls to return idle land to India farmers as conflicts rise Rina Chandran

More calls to return idle land to farmers in India as conflicts rise

Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya Reuters

Myanmar protesters try to block aid shipment to Muslim Rohingya

North Korea says sanctions threaten survival of its children Reuters

North Korea says sanctions threaten survival of its children

Greenpeace boards ship in bid to halt delivery of UK-bound ... Reuters

Greenpeace boards ship in bid to halt delivery of UK-bound VW diesel cars

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While wealthy Mexicans swamped by quake aid, poor feel abandoned
Myanmar says bodies of 28 Hindu villagers found in Rakhine State
Russia, Syria intensify bombing of rebel-held Idlib, witnesses say
ANALYSIS-Puerto Rico's fragile economy dealt new blow by Maria
Kurdish city gassed by Saddam hopes referendum heralds better days
First refugees taken from offshore detention under U.S. refugee swap deal
In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow
INSIGHT-UN medics see evidence of rape in Myanmar army "cleansing" campaign
Australian Hindus protest meat advertisement featuring Lord Ganesha
Hopes for Mexico quake survivors dim as search enters 6th day
Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers hampers relief for Myanmar's Rohingya
UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp
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