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"Total disconnect": Voices from marathon Madrid climate summit Reuters

QUOTEBOX-"Total disconnect": Voices from marathon Madrid climate summit

Major states snub calls for climate action as UN summit wraps up Reuters

Major states snub calls for climate action as U.N. summit wraps up

Strong quake in southern Philippines kills one, injures several Reuters

Strong quake in southern Philippines kills one, injures several

UN climate talks have 'failed the people', activists say Megan Rowling

U.N. climate talks have 'failed the people', activists say

Jamaican Miss World winner says will work for sustainable change Reuters

Jamaican wins Miss World title, says will work for sustainable change

Albania seeks arrests for quake deaths in collapsed buildings Reuters

Albania seeks arrests for quake deaths in collapsed buildings

Armed group claims killing 4 humanitarian hostages in Nigeria -NGO Reuters

Armed group claims killing 4 humanitarian hostages in Nigeria, aid organization says

Brazil deforestation at highest level for November since 2015 Reuters

Brazil Amazon deforestation climbs more than 100% in November over same month last year -gov't agency

Fate of global climate action 'in the balance' as UN talks wind up Reuters

Fate of global climate action 'in the balance' as U.N. talks go down to wire

Morocco ex-diplomat to U.N. accused of visa fraud over workers Christine Murray

Morocco ex-diplomat to U.N. accused of visa fraud over workers

Indigenous groups rally to protect Latin America's forests Megan Rowling

Indigenous groups rally to protect Latin America's threatened forests

Fourth indigenous man killed in six weeks in northeastern Brazil Reuters

Fourth indigenous man killed in six weeks in northeastern Brazil

Drought displaces hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians Emeline Wuibercq

'Forgotten crisis' as drought displaces hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians

'I don't feel like a role model'- Finland's new 34-year-old leader Reuters

'I don't feel like a role model' - Finland's new 34-year-old leader

Social enterprise restaurant founded by Jamie Oliver closes Molly Millar

Social enterprise restaurant founded by Jamie Oliver closes

U.N. renews agency helping Palestinian refugees Reuters

In face of U.S. opposition, U.N. renews agency helping Palestinian refugees

UK's do-good businesses expect election to create opportunities Sarah Shearman

Britain's do-good businesses expect election certainty to create opportunities

Removable solar panels boost storm readiness in Dominica Laurie Goering

Removable solar panels boost storm readiness in Dominica

Indian state seeks to fast-track hanging for rapists after attacks Reuters

Indian state seeks to fast-track hanging for rapists after string of brutal attacks

I need a break, says globetrotting Greta Reuters

I need a break, says globetrotting Greta

Bloomberg climate plan would halve carbon emissions in 10 years Reuters

Bloomberg climate plan would halve U.S. carbon emissions in 10 years

Australia's climate stance sparks anger at U.N. summit Reuters

Australia's climate stance sparks anger at U.N. summit

UK elects record number of female lawmakers in 2019 election Sonia Elks

Britain elects record number of female lawmakers in 2019 election

What does India's new citizenship law mean? Reuters

EXPLAINER-What does India's new citizenship law mean?

Gabon bans gay sex as global pace of reform falters Rachel Savage

Gabon bans gay sex as global pace of reform falters

ArcelorMittal aims for 30% cut in emissions in Europe by 2030 Reuters

ArcelorMittal aims for 30% cut in emissions in Europe by 2030

Donors agree $23.5 bln in new funds for poorest countries Reuters

World Bank says donors agree $23.5 bln in new funds for poorest countries

Remote island off East Timor turns sunlight, air into water Michael Taylor

Remote island off East Timor turns sunlight, air into drinking water

Green Climate Fund stepping up on 'loss and damage', head says Megan Rowling

Green Climate Fund stepping up on 'loss and damage', head says

Indonesia urged to follow 'game-changer' Malaysia on palm oil maps Michael Taylor

Indonesia urged to follow 'game-changer' Malaysia on palm oil maps

Crumbling seawall heightens flood threat to Indonesian capital Reuters

Crumbling seawall heightens worries over flood threat to Indonesian capital

'Moral call' to act on climate from hardest hit countries: Obama Reuters

'Moral call to rest of the world' on climate from hardest hit countries, Obama says

Kenyan scientist builds with bottles to beat plastic pollution Nita Bhalla

Kenyan scientist builds with bottles to beat plastic pollution

In Indian village, woman's killing and alleged rape opens divides Reuters

INSIGHT-In an Indian village, a woman's killing and alleged rape opens caste divides

Costa Rica's president says therapeutic abortions will be allowed Reuters

Costa Rica's president says therapeutic abortions will be allowed

Australia names first female intelligence chief Reuters

Australia names first female intelligence chief

EU leaves Poland out of 2050 climate deal after standoff Reuters

EU leaves Poland out of 2050 climate deal after standoff

Argentina new govt moves to ensure abortion access in rape cases Reuters

Argentina's new government moves to guarantee access to abortion in rape cases

Long wait seen for electric planes despite historic first flight Emeline Wuilbercq

Long wait seen for electric planes despite historic first flight

Namibia rushes to drill boreholes amid worst drought in a century Reuters

Namibia rushes to drill boreholes as worst drought in a century bites

Netflix-inspired tools can reap rewards for farmers: Nobel winner Sonia Elks

Netflix-inspired tools can reap rewards for farmers, says Nobel winner

W. African court voids Sierra Leone's ban on pregnant schoolgirls Reuters

West African court voids Sierra Leone's ban on pregnant schoolgirls

'It could've been me': Rapes prompt hundreds of petitions in India Roli Srivastava

'It could've been me': India women demand safety as recent rapes prompt hundreds of petitions

East Europeans demand funds for EU climate push Reuters

East Europeans demand funds for EU climate push, say poor should not pay

Two dead in India as protests escalate over citizenship law Reuters

Two dead, several wounded in India as protests escalate over citizenship law

Former Spanish soccer players sentenced to prison for raping teen Reuters

Former Spanish soccer players sentenced to prison for raping teenager

Swipe right for climate action: Gen Z daters seek green love Sonia Elks

Swipe right for climate action: Gen Z daters seek a green love match

Women want in as internet revolution creeps into Chad Nellie Peyton

Women want in as internet revolution creeps into Chad

Saving Indonesians from climate disasters, one tweet at a time Michael Taylor

Saving Indonesians from climate disasters, one social media post at a time

Researchers criticize AI software that predicts emotions Reuters

Researchers criticize AI software that predicts emotions

Summit head Chile says "no excuses" if climate talks fail Reuters

Summit head Chile says "no excuses" if climate talks fail

Trump mocks teen climate activist Thunberg: 'Chill Greta, Chill' Reuters

Trump mocks teen climate activist Thunberg: 'Chill Greta, Chill'

Side by side, glimpses of Palestinian refugee camps then and now Reuters

WIDER IMAGE-Side by side, glimpses of Palestinian refugee camps then and now

Famine stalks millions in South Sudan after droughts, floods: UN Reuters

Famine stalks millions in South Sudan after droughts, floods - U.N.

Michelle Obama tells girls to fight man's 'presumption' to power Lih Yi Beh

Michelle Obama tells girls to fight man's 'presumption' to power

Dry man of Europe, Poland strives to save water Thin Lei Win

Dry man of Europe, Poland strives to save water

Easterners threaten to wreck EU 2050 climate neutrality push Reuters

Easterners threaten to wreck EU 2050 climate neutrality push

Hopes in ashes for Indian family after deadly factory fire Reuters

Hopes in ashes for grieving Indian family after deadly factory fire

Delhi's air quality turns 'severe' as toxic haze lingers Reuters

Delhi's air quality turns 'severe' as toxic haze lingers

Australia probes theft of drinking water in drought-hit state Reuters

Australia probes theft of drinking water in drought-hit state

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QUOTEBOX-"Total disconnect": Voices from marathon Madrid climate summit
Major states snub calls for climate action as U.N. summit wraps up
Strong quake in southern Philippines kills one, injures several
U.N. climate talks have 'failed the people', activists say
Jamaican wins Miss World title, says will work for sustainable change
Albania seeks arrests for quake deaths in collapsed buildings
Armed group claims killing 4 humanitarian hostages in Nigeria, aid organization says
Brazil Amazon deforestation climbs more than 100% in November over same month last year -gov't agency
Fate of global climate action 'in the balance' as U.N. talks go down to wire
Morocco ex-diplomat to U.N. accused of visa fraud over workers
Indigenous groups rally to protect Latin America's threatened forests
Fourth indigenous man killed in six weeks in northeastern Brazil
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