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Landslides kill 26 in storm-hit Philippine province Reuters

Landslides kill 26 in storm-hit Philippine province - local officials

Philippines' Duterte says he supports same-sex unions Reuters

Philippines' Duterte, in about-face, says he supports same-sex unions

California winds fuel state's third-largest wildfire Reuters

California winds fuel state's third-largest wildfire

Mudslide in southern Chile kills five, at least 15 missing Reuters

Mudslide in southern Chile kills five, at least 15 missing

Thousands flee as wildfire grows to California's 3rd-largest Reuters

Thousands flee as wildfire 'beast' grows to California's third-largest

Libyan coast guard rescues more than 250 migrants Reuters

Libyan coast guard rescues more than 250 migrants trying to reach Italy

Winds fuel California wildfire, state's 3rd-largest on record Reuters

Winds fuel California wildfire, state's 3rd-largest on record

Tropical storm Kai-tak floods central Philippines Reuters

Tropical storm Kai-tak floods central Philippines

Detained asylum-seekers win right to sue PNG Reuters

Detained asylum-seekers win right to sue PNG government for compensation

Mexican women murders on the rise amid drug wars Anastasia Moloney

Seven each day: Mexican women murders on the rise amid drug wars

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java, kills three Reuters

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java, kills three

Crews wary as gusty winds stoke huge California wildfire Reuters

Crews wary as gusty winds stoke huge California wildfire

Child trafficking nearly halted in Benin hotspot Nellie Peyton

For $6 a month, child trafficking nearly halted in Benin hotspot

UN decries 30-year term in El Salvador abortion law case Reuters

U.N. appalled at 30-year sentence for woman under El Salvador abortion law

Italy plans big handover of sea rescues to Libya coastguard Reuters

EXCLUSIVE-Italy plans big handover of sea rescues to Libya coastguard

Failure to grasp scale of modern slavery harms UK response Kieran Guilbert

Failure to grasp scale of modern slavery harms UK response - watchdog

S. Sudan: the world's youngest country torn by conflict Magdalena Mis

FACTBOX-South Sudan: the world's youngest country torn by conflict

Philippines tops bloody year of land-rights killings Rina Chandran

Philippines tops bloody year of land-rights killings - report

Congo child soldiers awarded $10 million compensation Reuters

Congo child soldiers awarded $10 million compensation in landmark ruling

Thailand battles drug-resistant malaria strains Reuters

Thailand battles drug-resistant malaria strains that imperil global campaign

Beijing evictions leave migrant workers in limbo as winter deepens Reuters

Beijing evictions leave migrant workers in limbo as winter deepens

EU gives itself June deadline for deal on refugees Reuters

EU gives itself June deadline for deal on refugees

Fleeing Rohingya carry one key asset: Solar panels Mushfique Wadud

Fleeing Rohingya carry one key asset: Solar panels

World Bank invests $4.5 bln to arm cities against climate change Sophie Hares

World Bank invests $4.5 bln to arm cities against climate change

Hurricane rains 15 percent worse due to climate change Sebastien Malo

Hurricane rains 15 percent worse due to climate change, scientists find

El Salvador lawyer pledges to fight for woman jailed for abortion Anastasia Moloney

El Salvador lawyer pledges to fight for woman jailed for abortion crime

Success as 1 bln treated in battle against tropical diseases Inna Lazareva

Success as 1 billion treated in battle against painful tropical diseases

Musician Liam Gallagher lends voice to Christmas climate campaign Reuters

Oasis star Liam Gallagher lends voice to Christmas climate change campaign

Defiant Syrian envoy blames West, Saudis and UN as peace talks end Reuters

Defiant Syrian envoy blames West, Saudis and UN as peace talks end

Taking UK's lead, Commonwealth lawmakers set sights on slavery Kieran Guilbert

Taking UK's lead, Commonwealth lawmakers set sights on modern slavery

Nigeria to use $1 bln from excess oil account to fight Boko Haram Reuters

Nigeria to release $1 bln from excess oil account to fight Boko Haram

"Don't let this happen again" child abuse survivors tell Australia Beh Lih Yi

"Don't let this happen again" child sex abuse survivors tell Australia

Broke S. Sudan hike fees, blocks aid despite appeal for cash Reuters

Broke South Sudan hike fees, blocks aid despite appeal for cash

EU's new eastern leaders stick to guns on refugees Reuters

EU's new eastern leaders stick to guns on refugees

French convent to host dozens of resettled African refugees Reuters

French convent to host dozens of resettled African refugees

India orders movie moguls to avoid the Weinstein effect Roli Srivastava

India orders movie moguls to avoid the Weinstein effect

Backyard savings clubs on the money amid Zimbabwe cash crisis Jeffrey Moyo

FEATURE-Backyard savings clubs on the money amid Zimbabwe cash crisis

Denmark considers using cryptocurrencies for aid Reuters

Denmark considers using cryptocurrencies for humanitarian aid

At least 6,700 Rohingya killed in 'horrific' Myanmar violence Beh Lih Yi

At least 6,700 Rohingya killed in 'horrific' Myanmar violence, charity says

Landmine deaths soar in 2016 with record of child victims Emma Batha

Landmine deaths soar in 2016 with record number of child victims - monitors

Winds to intensify as firefighters battle California wildfire Reuters

Fierce winds to intensify as firefighters battle California wildfire

Hit by wild weather, Africa moves to modernise forecasting Maina Waruru

Hit by wild weather, Africa moves to modernise its forecasting

Grenfell fire survivors weep at London memorial Reuters

Six months on, Grenfell fire survivors weep at London memorial

Indonesia rejects petition to bar sex outside marriage Reuters

Indonesia court rejects petition to bar consensual sex outside marriage

Term upheld for El Salvador woman jailed for abortion crimes Reuters

Jail term upheld for El Salvador woman convicted in death of child she said was stillborn

Actress Salma Hayek alleges Harvey Weinstein misconduct Reuters

'He was my monster': Actress Salma Hayek alleges Harvey Weinstein misconduct

Yemen faces new threat of deadly diphtheria outbreak Heba Kanso

War-torn Yemen faces new threat of deadly diphtheria outbreak, aid groups say

Feminism is word of the year, thanks to Trump, Weinstein Isabel McLennan

Feminism is word of the year, thanks to Trump, Weinstein

VR film makes Londoners homeless on the streets Ruairi Casey

'You're an outcast': VR film makes Londoners homeless on the streets

Punish web giants who host child sex abuse - UK watchdog Kieran Guilbert

Punish web giants who host child sex abuse - UK watchdog

400,000 children risk starvation in volatile Congo Nellie Peyton

400,000 children risk starvation in volatile Congo as aid dries up

Survivors of Britain's Grenfell inferno homeless for Christmas Adela Suliman

FEATURE-Survivors of Britain's Grenfell inferno homeless for Xmas

Brazil tops Places to Watch for deforestation, satellites show Karla Mendes

Brazil tops Places to Watch for deforestation, satellites show

Can blockchain ensure tea farmers produce a fairer brew? Thin Lei Win

Can blockchain ensure Unilever's tea farmers produce a fairer brew?

Hurricane-hit Caribbean states target climate-safe future Sophie Hares

Hurricane-hit Caribbean states target future safe from climate harm

Half of world's people can't get basic health services Reuters

Half of world's people can't get basic health services - WHO

The sun shines above thick smog trapped in Utah Valley in ... REUTERS/George Frey

The sun shines above thick smog trapped in Utah Valley in Alpine, Utah

A vehicle damaged by shrapnel and an explosive wave, sits ... REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

A vehicle damaged by shrapnel and an explosive wave, sits abandoned in Donetsk, Ukraine

Electronic waste at new high, squandering gold, other metals Reuters

Electronic waste at new high, squandering gold, other metals -study

India draws flak for banning 'indecent' condom ads Nita Bhalla

India draws flak for banning 'indecent' condom ads on daytime TV

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Landslides kill 26 in storm-hit Philippine province - local officials
Philippines' Duterte, in about-face, says he supports same-sex unions
California winds fuel state's third-largest wildfire
Mudslide in southern Chile kills five, at least 15 missing
Thousands flee as wildfire 'beast' grows to California's third-largest
Libyan coast guard rescues more than 250 migrants trying to reach Italy
Winds fuel California wildfire, state's 3rd-largest on record
Tropical storm Kai-tak floods central Philippines
Detained asylum-seekers win right to sue PNG government for compensation
Seven each day: Mexican women murders on the rise amid drug wars
Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java, kills three
Crews wary as gusty winds stoke huge California wildfire
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