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Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

Countries failing to honour funding pledges causing chaos in Yemen

SANA'A, Yemen - The United Nations is being forced to shut down a number of humanitarian programmes in Yemen. The ...

Tensions flare as Bangladesh tries to send Rohingya home

Protests erupted in parts of Bangladesh's Rohingya camps on Wednesday as authorities attempted to restart controversial plans to begin sending ...

EDC ready to help Negros become 100% powered by RE

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Aug 15 (PIA)--Negros may turn into a greener island with the geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation's (EDC) readiness ...

'KaubanKita' tops search for nat'l outstanding SK project

DUMAGUETE CITY, Aug. 16 (PIA) -- Dumaguete City Poblacion 8's 'Kauban Kita Movement' was adjudged second place and recipient of ...

Hazelwood hails Australia bowling lineup's competitive spirit

Dubai [UAE], Aug 24 (ANI): After bundling out England for 67 in the first innings on day two of the ...

Moldovan PM Sets Washington Trip In Bid To Reassure On Reform Process

Maia Sandu, Moldova's new pro-Western prime minister, is scheduled to travel to Washington next week, looking to convince U.S. officials ...

IAN MANN REVIEWS: Why the world doesn't need more specialists

, by David Epstein"We are often taught that the more competitive and complicated the world gets, the more specialised we ...

Late birdie lifts Koepka to Tour Championship lead

Washington - World number one Brooks Koepka birdied the 18th hole Friday, capping a three-under-par 67 to take a one-shot ...

Sancho inspires Dortmund comeback against spirited Cologne

Berlin - Jadon Sancho inspired a late comeback as a sluggish Borussia Dortmund beat promoted side Cologne 3-1 in their ...

5 men to watch at the US Open

New York - Five men to watch at the US Open tennis tournament that begins Monday at Flushing Meadows:Novak DjokovicWorld ...

5 women to watch at the US Open

New York - Five women to watch at the US Open tennis tournament that begins Monday at Flushing Meadows:Naomi OsakaTop-ranked ...

Family of Palestinian boy wounded in head wants answers from Israel

The 9-year-old Palestinian boy lies in a hospital bed without speaking, his wounded head wrapped in bandages, and his father ...

North Korea Tests More Missiles, Violating Pledge to Trump

SEOUL - North Korea has conducted another ballistic missile launch, violating an apparent promise to U.S. President Donald Trump to ...

Like a Rolling Stone: NASA Names Mars Rock After the Band

The Rolling Stones have rocked stages around the world in their more than 50-year career. But now their influence has ...

'Arise Sir Jofra': Barmy Army hails pacer Archer

New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): England's pacer Jofra Archer might just be a few matches old in international cricket, ...

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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

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