Nepal quake victims at risk of human trafficking
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Nepal quake victims at risk of human trafficking

In Nepal, there are growing concerns that victims of the recent earthquake have become the…

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Bangladesh lynching trial begins
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Bangladesh lynching trial begins

Thirteen people are on trial accused of murdering a teenage boy in rural Bangladesh. Internet…

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Colombia creates bike-friendly city
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Colombia creates bike-friendly city

Medellin was once known as one of the most dangerous cities in the world where…

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Comics flock to Scotland for world’s largest art festival
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Comics flock to Scotland for world’s largest art festival

Edinburgh hosts the world’s largest art festival, and comedy shows are a big part of…

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Iran-UK reopen embassies after four-year closure
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Iran-UK reopen embassies after four-year closure

For the first time in four years, Britain and Iran have reopened embassies in each…

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China stocks in meltdown as Asian markets spooked
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China stocks in meltdown as Asian markets spooked

Chinese shares plummeted more than eight percent within an hour of trade on Monday in…

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Protester dies during demonstrations in Beirut
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Protester dies during demonstrations in Beirut

The Lebanese army has been deployed to confront growing anti-government protests in the capital Beirut.…

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ISIL destroys ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra
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ISIL destroys ancient temple in Syria’s Palmyra

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has blown up a 2,000-year-old…

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Mexico’s child farm workers at risk of exploitation
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Mexico’s child farm workers at risk of exploitation

More than two million intinerant workers, including many children, travel around Mexico picking fruit and…

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South and North Korea: escalation or peace opportunity?
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South and North Korea: escalation or peace opportunity?

Tension is running high in the Korean peninsula after a recent attack in the border.…

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