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A million species at risk of extinction

A million species at risk of extinction

UP to 1 million species face extinction due to human influence, according to a draft UN report that painstakingly catalogues how humanity has undermined the natural resources upon which its very survival ...

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


IS identifies man behind Sri Lanka attacks

IS identifies man behind Sri Lanka attacks

THE Islamic State group has released a photo of the man the Sri Lanka government has identified as the leader of the Easter attacks, asserting its claim of responsibility for the assault which killed ...

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Late Prince’s memoir to be out in October

Late Prince’s memoir to be out in October

An unfinished memoir that Prince was writing before his 2016 death will be released in October, with previously unseen photos and other material rounding out the book, the publisher Penguin Random House...

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


DPRK’s Kim set for Russia visit

DPRK’s Kim set for Russia visit

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea leader Kim Jong Un and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet tomorrow in the Russian Pacific port of Vladivostok, a Kremlin official said yesterday....

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


2nd quake hits as Philippines hunts survivors

2nd quake hits as Philippines hunts survivors

Philippine rescuers raced yesterday to reach some two dozen people still feared buried under a building near the capital Manila that collapsed a day earlier in a deadly earthquake, as a powerful second...

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Australian WWII ship sunk by Japan found ‘intact’

Australian WWII ship sunk by Japan found ‘intact’

An Australian freighter sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II has been located “relatively intact” in waters off the country’s southeast coast, archeologists said yesterday....

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Trump accepts rare invitation to visit UK’s Queen

Trump accepts rare invitation to visit UK’s Queen

Donald Trump has accepted Queen Elizabeth’s invitation to make a state visit to Britain in June, becoming only the third US president to have been accorded the honor by the monarch, Buckingham Palace said...

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Dozens feared dead in mine tragedy

Dozens feared dead in mine tragedy

More than 50 people were feared to have been killed in Myanmar when jade miners and machinery were buried under a mound of tailings, a member of parliament and a rescue worker said....

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Japanese university says no to smoking professors

Japanese university says no to smoking professors

A JAPANESE university has stopped hiring professors and teachers who light up, officials said yesterday, as the nation steps up an anti-smoking campaign ahead of the 2020 Olympics....

April 24, 2019, Wednesday


Malawi starts malaria shots

Malawi starts malaria shots

The World Health Organization says Malawi has become the first country to begin immunizing children against malaria, using the only licensed vaccine to protect against the mosquito-spread disease....

April 24, 2019, Wednesday




 

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