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Oil-producing countries including those of the OPEC cartel and Russia are trying to strike a global deal to pump less crude.
A report by aid group Oxfam says that around half a billion people could be pushed into poverty as a result of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic unless r...
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Taiwan’s foreign ministry has strongly protested accusations from the World Health Organization's chief that it condoned racist attacks on him that he alleged came from t...
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Lockdowns imposed to curb the coronavirus’ spread have put millions of women in Africa, Asia and elsewhere out of reach of birth control and other sexual and reproductive...
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Dubai’s two major alcohol distributors have partnered to offer home delivery of beer, spirits and wine as the new coronavirus now threatens a crucial source of tax and ge...
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Japan’s economy is headed to a record 25% contraction in the current quarter, even with the just announced government fiscal aid package, according to a report by Goldman...
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International health officials are warning that the Nicaraguan government’s perplexing weekslong refusal to take measures to control the spread of the new coronavirus is ...
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The Jewish holiday of Passover tells a story rich in symbolism that centers on the escape to freedom after plagues strike oppressors of the Jews.
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The European Union has been thrown into a scientific policy dispute at the height of the coronavirus crisis.
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Radiation levels near the site of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor disaster have spiked as firefighters battle to contain two forest fires in the area.
Central Paris was even more deserted than before on Wednesday morning after local authorities banned all outdoor sports activities during the day.
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An Afghan official says the country has released 100 Taliban prisoners, claiming they are part of 5,000 detainees who are to be freed under a deal between insurgents and ...
France’s defense ministry says the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle is heading back to port amid a possible on-board outbreak of the new coronavirus.
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The Vatican says Pope Francis has created a new commission of experts to examine whether women can be deacons, an ordained role in the Catholic Church currently reserved ...
With British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized in an intensive care unit after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, attention has turned to the Cabinet ministers le...
Streets of Wuhan were clogged with traffic and long lines formed at transit stations as people left the central Chinese city for homes and jobs elsewhere.
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