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Bangladesh to move Rohingya to flood-prone island next month Reuters

Bangladesh to move Rohingya to flood-prone island next month

IMF to examine climate risk to financial markets Reuters

IMF to examine climate risk to financial markets -official

Environmentalists gain, far right loses ground in Swiss election Reuters

Environmentalists gain, far right loses ground in Swiss election

Yazidi doctor awarded for his work helping women calls for justice Umberto Bacchi

Yazidi doctor awarded for his work helping women calls for justice

Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria Reuters

Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria

Women gather in Paris to protest against deadly domestic violence Reuters

Women gather in Paris to protest against deadly domestic violence

California utility sees decade of power cuts to avoid wildfires Reuters

California utility sees decade of power cuts to avoid wildfires

Greta rally in Canada's oil heartland runs into counter-protest Reuters

Thunberg rally in Canada's energy heartland runs into oil and gas counter-protest

UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty Kieran Guilbert

UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action Reuters

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action

EU fails to set tougher climate targets ahead of U.N. conference Reuters

EU fails to set tougher climate targets before December U.N. conference

Calls, texts...and forecasts? Mobile phone towers can predict rain Annie Banerji

Calls, texts... and forecasts? Mobile phone towers can predict rain too

U.S. astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk Reuters

U.S. astronauts embark on the first all-female spacewalk

Hong Kong court upholds ban on same-sex civil partnerships Reuters

Hong Kong court upholds ban on same-sex civil partnerships

Green groups flag threat to reclaimed Indonesian forests Michael Taylor

Green groups flag threat to Indonesia forests recovered from palm planters

Asian cities urged to guard cultural heritage as they modernise Rina Chandran

Asian cities urged to guard cultural heritage as they modernise

In birthplace of U.S. revolution, a climate rebellion takes root Shannon Larson

In birthplace of the U.S. revolution, a climate rebellion takes root

Ebola survivors battle grief and stigma in eastern Congo Reuters

WIDER IMAGE-Ebola survivors battle grief and stigma in eastern Congo

Trading tyres: How the West fuels a waste crisis in Asia Reuters

INSIGHT-Trading tyres: How the West fuels a waste crisis in Asia

Ssssh: As cities surge, some seek a new aim - peace and quiet Carey L. Biron and Adela Suliman

Ssssh: As cities surge, some seek a new aim - peace and quiet

One in 185 a slave: snapshot of today's trade in humans Molly Millar

FACTBOX-One in 185 a slave: snapshot of today's trade in humans

Five years on, is the UK's anti-slavery law fit for purpose? Molly Millar

EXPERT VIEWS-Five years on, is the UK's landmark anti-slavery law fit for purpose?

Suspect or slave? Children in drug trade pose test for UK police Kieran Guilbert

INTERVIEW-Suspect or slave? Children caught in drug trade pose test for UK police

Mothers of Colombia's disappeared seek justice at war tribunal Anastasia Moloney

Mothers of Colombia's disappeared seek justice at war tribunal

California launches quake warning system it calls best in world Reuters

California launches earthquake early warning system it calls best in world

At new Finnish resort, your carbon footprint can lower the tab K. Sophie Will

At new Finnish resort, your carbon footprint can lower the tab

UK clampdown on climate protests sets 'disturbing precedent' Megan Rowling

INTERVIEW-UK clampdown on climate protests sets 'disturbing precedent' - UN rights expert

Desperate African refugees pay to get into Libyan jails Reuters

Desperate African refugees pay to get into Libyan jails - UNHCR

Mars shows man the final frontier of circular economy Amber Milne

Mars shows man the final frontier of circular economy

Billie Jean King says gender equity in sport far from realized Reuters

Billie Jean King says gender equity in sport far from realized

African refugee women report surge of sex attacks in Egypt Reuters

African refugee women report surge of sex attacks in Egypt

Council of Europe, UN agency urges Bosnia to move migrants camp Reuters

Council of Europe, UN agency urges Bosnia to move migrants camp

Record 4,300 civilian casualties in Afghanistan in three months Reuters

Afghanistan suffers record 4,300 civilian casualties in three months - UN

'Can do better' - UK upbraided over support for freed child slaves Amber Milne

'Can do better' - UK upbraided over support for child slavery survivors

Aid agencies struggle in northeast Syria with water shortages Reuters

Aid agencies struggle in northeast Syria with water shortages

Qatar approves minimum wage law, scraps worker exit permits Reuters

Qatar approves minimum wage law, scraps worker exit permits

Thai child trafficker sentenced to record 374 years in jail Nanchanok Wongsamuth

Thai child trafficker sentenced to record 374 years in jail

Indonesia's new green fund urged to protect rainforest Michael Taylor

Indonesia's new green fund urged to focus on rainforest protection

Asian cities risk stumbling 'zombie-like' towards digital dystopia Rina Chandran

Asian cities risk stumbling 'zombie-like' towards digital dystopia

Climate-change protesters disrupt London rush hour Reuters

Climate-change protesters disrupt London rush hour

Can Dubai go green with flying taxis and 'rooms on wheels'? Umberto Bacchi

Can Dubai go green with flying taxis and 'rooms on wheels'?

Death toll rises to 3 from Philippines earthquake Reuters

Death toll rises to 3 from Philippines earthquake

Crowded Hong Kong goes underground to overcome land crunch Rina Chandran

Crowded Hong Kong goes underground to overcome land crunch

UN rights experts criticise London climate protest 'ban' Laurie Goering and Megan Rowling

UN rights experts criticise London climate protest 'ban' before court hearing

Syrian Kurds fleeing to Iraq wonder if life will ever be the same Reuters

Syrian Kurds fleeing to Iraq wonder if life will ever be the same

Polish MPs vote for bill criminalising 'promoting underage sex' Reuters

Polish lawmakers vote for bill criminalising 'promoting underage sex'

Canadian police arrest 31 in human trafficking investigation Reuters

Canadian police arrest 31, lay over 300 charges in human trafficking investigation

Moroccan king pardons journalist in abortion case Reuters

Moroccan king pardons journalist in abortion case

World athletics body says study shows Semenya has advantage K. Sophie Will

World athletics body says study shows Semenya has advantage

Police free hundreds of males, some beaten, from Nigeria this week Reuters

Police free hundreds of males, some chained and beaten, from Nigerian school in third raid this month

Asian metropolises top list of world’s greenest commuter cities Reuters

Asian metropolises top list of world’s greenest commuter cities

Keep girls in schools to end hunger and poverty, Sachs tells govts Thin Lei Win

Keep girls in schools to end hunger and poverty, Sachs tells governments

Royal couple see impact of climate change at Pakistan glacier Reuters

Prince William and wife Kate see impact of climate change at Pakistan glacier

Tech could help Myanmar smash sex taboos as rapes rise Beh Lih Yi

INTERVIEW-Tech could help Myanmar smash sex taboos as rapes rise

Nursing mothers stage London climate protest against Google Reuters

Nursing mothers stage climate protest against Google in London

Bans, censors, jail: perfect storm for gay arts in Singapore? Sonia Sarkar

Bans, censors, jail: perfect storm for gay arts in Singapore?

Minnesota city ponders new boom as a climate migrant destination Sebastien Malo

Future cool: Minnesota city ponders new boom as a climate migrant destination

Asylum seekers cling to hope, safety in camp at U.S.-Mexico border Reuters

Asylum seekers cling to hope, safety in camp at U.S.-Mexico border

Palm oil body to wield stick to get consumer giants to go green Reuters

Palm oil body to wield stick to get consumer goods giants to go green

Guns or yoga? City crime fighters in South Africa and Colombia Kim Harrisberg and Anastasia Moloney

Guns or yoga? City crime fighters in South Africa and Colombia

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Bangladesh to move Rohingya to flood-prone island next month
IMF to examine climate risk to financial markets -official
Environmentalists gain, far right loses ground in Swiss election
Yazidi doctor awarded for his work helping women calls for justice
Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria
Women gather in Paris to protest against deadly domestic violence
California utility sees decade of power cuts to avoid wildfires
Thunberg rally in Canada's energy heartland runs into oil and gas counter-protest
UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty
Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action
EU fails to set tougher climate targets before December U.N. conference
Calls, texts... and forecasts? Mobile phone towers can predict rain too
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