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Japan urged to strengthen climate targets before U.N. summit Reuters

Investors urge Japan to strengthen climate targets ahead of U.N. summit

Climate protesters dig up Cambridge college's lawn Reuters

Climate protesters dig up Cambridge college's lawn

India's top court orders equal roles for women in army Suchitra Mohanty

India's top court orders equal roles for women in army

India's use of facial recognition tech during protests causes stir Reuters

India's use of facial recognition tech during protests causes stir

Environmental activists stage protests at commodities groups Reuters

Environmental activists stage protests at commodities groups in Geneva - police

Burning tyres and sore feet: Lagos bristles under bike ban Reuters

Burning tyres and sore feet: Lagos bristles under bike ban

Ukraine's LGBT+ war veterans boost battle for equality Natalie Vikhrov

Ukraine's LGBT+ war veterans boost battle for equality

Kenyan farmers find sweet spot with nutritious, drought-hardy crop Caroline Wambui

Kenyan farmers find sweet spot with nutritious, drought-hardy crop

Malaysia urged to cut down on plastic packaging for cleaner seas Michael Taylor

Malaysia urged to cut down on plastic packaging for cleaner seas

Sustainability disclosures by EU companies generally poor: report Reuters

Sustainability disclosures by European companies generally poor - study

Major Thai coffee brand vows to repay 200 debt-ridden farmers Nanchanok Wongsamuth

EXCLUSIVE-Major Thai coffee brand vows to repay 200 debt-ridden farmers

Unequal cities bear the brunt of deadly disease outbreaks Rina Chandran

ANALYSIS-Unequal cities bear the brunt of deadly disease outbreaks

Filipina patrols help keep drug killings at bay Reuters

Death squad disrupters: Filipina patrols help keep drug killings at bay

UK to invest $1.6 bln in weather and climate supercomputer Reuters

UK to invest $1.6 billion in weather and climate supercomputer

Neon streetwear goes sustainable for Tommy Hilfiger's London show Reuters

Neon streetwear goes sustainable for Tommy Hilfiger's London show

Tesla ordered to stop cutting down trees for Gigafactory Reuters

Tesla ordered by German court to stop cutting down trees for Gigafactory

Questions for generations of refugees as Afghan peace deal nears Reuters

Questions outnumber answers for generations of refugees as Afghan peace deal nears

Europe can win global battle for industrial data, says EU industry Reuters

Europe can win global battle for industrial data, says EU industry chief

Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper-Zuckerberg Reuters

Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook's Zuckerberg

Turkey to re-open northern Cyprus ghost town after 46 years Reuters

Turkey looking to re-open northern Cyprus ghost town after 46 years

Over 6,000 bodies found in Burundi's mass graves Reuters

Over 6,000 bodies found in Burundi's mass graves

Climate change opens up 'frontier' farmland, but at what cost? Thin Lei Win

ANALYSIS-Climate change opens up 'frontier' farmland, but at what cost to the planet?

Peruvian LGBTQ couples call for marriage equality in wedding Reuters

Peruvian LGBTQ couples call for marriage equality in symbolic wedding

Spanish court ruling citing gender equality helps woman retire Reuters

Spanish court ruling citing gender equality helps woman retire early

Mexican activists splash palace red, protesting murder of women Reuters

Mexican demonstrators splash presidential palace red in protest over murder of women

UK firms urged to act on domestic abuse as female murders rise Sonia Elks

UK firms urged to act on domestic abuse as female murder cases rise

'Mr and Ms Valentine': Afghanistan celebrates with roses, fashion Reuters

'Mr and Ms Valentine': Afghanistan celebrates with roses and fashion

Plastics tax, carbon-trading cash to cover EU's Brexit gap Reuters

Plastics tax, carbon-trading cash to cover EU's Brexit gap, officials say

Thai villagers turn to court in protest over Mekong dam Reuters

Thai villagers turn to court in protest over Mekong dam in Laos

Olympic wave riders in frontline of climate change Reuters

Olympic wave riders in frontline of climate change

St. Valentine's Italian birthplace seeks U.S. suitors Umberto Bacchi

St. Valentine's Italian birthplace seeks U.S. suitors

Transgender tweets were freedom of speech, British judge rules Reuters

Transgender tweets were freedom of speech, British judge rules

Poland freezes last coal-fuelled plant project Reuters

Investors welcome Poland's decision to freeze last coal-fuelled plant project

Indian police use facial recognition to identify missing children Anuradha Nagaraj

Indian police use facial recognition app to reunite families with lost children

Tough livestock farmers touched by South Africa drought donations Petro Kotze

Tough livestock farmers touched by South Africa drought donations

Chinese property firms bank on virtual reality as virus fears hit Reuters

Chinese property firms bank on virtual reality as virus fears hit market

Who should decide when a child can change gender? Hugo Greenhalgh

ANALYSIS -Who should decide when a child can change gender?

Portuguese communities lock horns with lithium miners over land Reuters

INSIGHT-Portuguese communities lock horns with lithium miners to save their land

Health of Mesoamerican Reef declines after years of recovery Reuters

Health of vast Mesoamerican Reef declines after years of improvement -study

European police chiefs urge tech firms to do more on child abuse Reuters

Tech firms must do more on child abuse, European police chiefs say

Nigeria's military razed villages in war on insurgents -Amnesty Reuters

Nigeria's military razed villages in war on Islamist insurgents -Amnesty International

U.S. woman accuses Mexican church of trafficking, abuse in lawsuit Christine Murray

U.S. woman accuses Mexican church of trafficking, abuse in lawsuit

S.Africa to procure more renewable energy to ease power shortages Reuters

South Africa to procure more renewable energy to ease power shortages

Over 800,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, flee offensive Reuters

Over 800,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, flee Russian-backed offensive - U.N.

Macron says Mont Blanc glacier melting proves global warming Reuters

Macron says Mont Blanc glacier melting proves global warming

Brazil lawmakers urge Congress to shelve indigenous mining bill Reuters

Brazil lawmakers urge Congress to shelve indigenous mining bill

'There will be dad and mum' Putin rules out gay marriage in Russia Reuters

'There will be dad and mum' Putin rules out Russia legalising gay marriage

U.S. House votes to revive decades-old women's rights amendment Reuters

U.S. House votes to revive decades-old women's rights amendment

Arizona Muse urges fashion industry to change in climate fight Reuters

Model Arizona Muse urges fashion industry to change in climate fight

London Fashion Week urged to sashay away from polluting sequins Sonia Elks

London Fashion Week urged to sashay away from polluting sequins

Shelterless Syrians burn refuse for warmth in bitter Idlib winter Reuters

Shelterless Syrians burn refuse for warmth in bitter Idlib winter

Greenpeace activist goes for top job at Poland coal-burning group Reuters

Greenpeace activist applies for top job at Poland's coal-burning utility

Thousands of Cameroonians flee to Nigeria as violence flares Reuters

Thousands of Cameroonians flee to Nigeria as violence flares

Indonesia accused of putting profit ahead of the environment Reuters

Indonesia accused of putting profit ahead of the environment with new bill

Beijing outlines plans to improve air quality more in 2020 Reuters

Beijing outlines plans to improve air quality more in 2020, use more new energy vehicles

UEFA teams up with Disney in a bid to boost girls participation Reuters

UEFA teams up with Disney in a bid to boost girls participation

Malian architect fights climate change with digital greenhouse Reuters

Malian architect fights climate change with digital greenhouse

Child labour rife in Cambodian brick kilns despite crackdown Matt Blomberg

EXCLUSIVE-Expose reveals child labour in Cambodian brick kilns despite crackdown

Namibia's first lady pledges to give all her wealth to charity Kim Harrisberg

INTERVIEW -Namibia's first lady pledges to give all her wealth to charity

Each day, fossil fuel air pollution costs $8 billion, study says Matthew Lavietes

Each day, fossil fuel air pollution costs $8 billion, study says

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Investors urge Japan to strengthen climate targets ahead of U.N. summit
Climate protesters dig up Cambridge college's lawn
India's top court orders equal roles for women in army
India's use of facial recognition tech during protests causes stir
Environmental activists stage protests at commodities groups in Geneva - police
Burning tyres and sore feet: Lagos bristles under bike ban
Ukraine's LGBT+ war veterans boost battle for equality
Kenyan farmers find sweet spot with nutritious, drought-hardy crop
Malaysia urged to cut down on plastic packaging for cleaner seas
Sustainability disclosures by European companies generally poor - study
EXCLUSIVE-Major Thai coffee brand vows to repay 200 debt-ridden farmers
ANALYSIS-Unequal cities bear the brunt of deadly disease outbreaks
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