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The 20 countries facing population collapse

Charly Triballeau / AFP / Getty Many countries face serious demographic headwinds in the decades to come. Low birth and immigration rates could lead ...

The 20 countries facing population collapse

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The 10 Countries Most Vulnerable to Climate Change Will Experience Population Booms in the Coming Decades Climate scientists have long warned that the impacts of climate change will hit less developed regions in the global south harder and earlier than we...
18:20, 2019-07-11

Thomas Cook's collapse may result in thousands of layoffs. Here's what it's like to get fired in the UK and 6 other countries. REUTERS/Joshua Lott UK-based travel firm Thomas Cook announced bankruptcy Monday, leaving 600,000 passengers stranded and thousands without jobs. W...
22:36, 2019-09-25

Mumbai building collapse: At least four dead and dozens missing after building collapse in India At least four people have died and dozens are missing after a four-storey building collapsed in India....
17:12, 2019-07-16

VR can help meet the challenges of an aging population We will see the potential of VR become realized for unlikely demographics, like the elderly, who we might have expected to be the ones to benefit mos...
22:28, 2019-09-07

Gay penguin population is skyrocketing at this aquarium It’s The Stonewall Inn for penguins. Zookeepers at the Oceanworld Aquarium in Dingle, Ireland have revealed that eight of their 14 Gentoo pengu...
22:16, 2019-05-07

San Francisco’s homeless population is skyrocketing SAN FRANCISCO — A federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco Bay Area counties ov...
22:28, 2019-05-17

India’s tiger population rises to nearly 3,000 NEW DELHI — India’s tiger population has grown to nearly 3,000, making the country one of the safest habitats for the endangered animals. Prime Minis...
18:28, 2019-07-29

Half of Neanderthal Population Suffered from Surfer’s Ear! A new study suggests that Neanderthals commonly suffered from “swimmer's ear” or “surfer’s ear” - dense bony growths that protrude into the ear canal...
00:04, 2019-08-17

Proposal would buy one-way bus tickets for Seattle’s homeless population As the Seattle area tries to tackle its homelessness crisis, an official wants to spend $1 million to expand a strategy of buying bus tickets out of ...
19:48, 2019-09-12

Inside the village that caters for its ageing population Pescueza in Extremadura, western Spain, is adapting to provide for the needs of its older population....
11:44, 2019-08-13

Brown bear population dips in Finland The population of brown bears in Finland dipped by 5% from last year after rising continuously since 2012, the government said on Friday, after the c...
16:36, 2019-07-12

World population to reach 9.7 billion by 2050 — UN The United Nations predicts that half of this growth will take place in only nine countries, as the world is getting older overall. India is projecte...
03:04, 2019-06-18

We need to talk about how population growth is harming the planet Discussions of population's impact on Earth have been off limits, but scientists and conservationists are challenging the taboo and politicians must ...
15:36, 2019-05-30

Can sex education defuse Pakistan's population crisis? Pakistan's population is expected to nearly double in 30 years. More education on family planning and reproductive health is needed to avert a catast...
15:24, 2019-10-08

Population of California town torched by wildfire down 90% SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New figures released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom show the town of Paradise has lost over 90% of its population since a wildf...
08:56, 2019-07-12

Does population genetics have a racism problem, even today? Efforts to group us by our genes are arbitrary and encourage the subtle return of race within mainstream science, argues Angela Saini...
13:40, 2019-05-16

India’s wild tiger population rises to almost 3,000 Prime minister describes 30% surge after conservation efforts as ‘historic achievement’India’s wild tiger population has increased by more than 30% i...
12:24, 2019-07-29

What’s the future for Sri Lanka’s ‘lost’ population of whales? This is the same sperm whale pod Blue Planet filmed off Sri Lanka – but flocking tourists are making it less of a safe place for these stunning anima...
09:56, 2019-05-03

Global population decline will hit China hard Business leaders and analysts see the global population declining in the next century, and China will be badly affected. The Asian nation is well-adv...
09:40, 2019-09-09

UK population to increase by 3 million in next decade, mainly through migration Three million more people will be added to the UK population over the coming decade in an increase driven largely by migration, official projections ...
13:24, 2019-10-21

Record 60 million Hispanics in US, 52% of population growth The U.S. Hispanic population surged another 1.2 million last year and now is a record 59.9 million, according to newly released U.S. Census Bureau po...
23:40, 2019-07-08

Alabama's Abortion Ban Hits Black Population Different Days after eight white women and 43 white men yelled “Roll Tide!” before voting to pass the nation’s harshest abortion ban, companies are already cha...
21:32, 2019-05-22

NYC homeless population drops from historic high New York City’s homeless population is ticking down in 2019 for the first time after a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, dropping to 58,150 this...
00:52, 2019-05-23

Suicide risk for veterinarians twice that of general population Veterinarians, veterinary technicians and technologists die by suicide at an alarmingly higher rate than those in other professions, research shows, ...
18:40, 2019-09-06

Red Cross says only 3 percent of US population donate blood The American Red Cross launched its Missing Type campaign on Tuesday in an effort to grow the number of donors who give blood in the U.S....
20:04, 2019-06-11

Department of Agriculture suspends bee population research The US Department of Agriculture has angry beekeepers buzzing after suspending data collection on the insects’ decline. The agency blamed cost cuts, ...
06:40, 2019-07-07

Los Angeles homeless population hits 36,000 in dramatic rise More than 59,000 people are homeless across county as housing crisis plagues CaliforniaLos Angeles has experienced a 16% increase in the homeless pop...
01:12, 2019-06-05

Few Sask. immigrants seeking office despite growing population Despite immigration being the biggest contributor to Saskatchewan's population growth, proportionally fewer people from the immigrant community are s...
01:08, 2019-09-21

Only Hispanic prison population rising, blacks, whites down The Hispanic population has doubled since 1990 and in the last 10 years has become the only race that has also seen growth in prison inmates, a break...
16:24, 2019-05-02

India's tiger population grows to 3,000 in conservation boost India's prime minister has hailed progress in revitalizing the country's native tiger population after decades of decline. But the endangered species...
13:04, 2019-07-29

The world’s population is growing more slowly, UN report finds The world's population is getting older too, due to longer life expectancy and falling fertility rates....
19:56, 2019-06-18

WWF highlights drastic drop in German insect population The insect population in Germany has dropped drastically, which could affect plant diversity and food production. The WWF reports that Germany is one...
17:52, 2019-05-06

Steve King asks, ‘Would there be any population’ if not for rape, incest Controversial Iowa Congressman Steve King, in an eyebrow-raising defense of his anti-abortion legislation, questioned Wednesday whether there would &...
23:44, 2019-08-14

Schumer blasts USDA for suspending bee population research Sen. Chuck Schumer on Sunday blasted the US Department of Agriculture for suspending data collection of the decline of honeybees — saying the r...
02:40, 2019-07-29

UN: World population expected to rise to 9.7 billion in 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says the world’s population is getting older and growing at a slower pace but is still expected to inc...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Viking Invasion Resurrected Ireland's Failing Population The early medieval period in Ireland (400-1200 AD) was a time of key importance. It was a turning point in European history and the origin of much co...
00:32, 2019-08-24

UK population rises to 66.4 million but rate of growth slows Number of migrants up 10% on previous year, offsetting effect of births and deathsThe population of the UK has risen slightly to 66.4 million people ...
14:52, 2019-06-26

A crucial population of lions has lost much of its genetic diversity Lions in the important Kavango-Zambezi conservation area may be less able to adapt to climate change due to a loss of genetic variation over the past...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Tiny Indiana town, with a population of 3, selling for $3.8 million Though a sweet $3.8 million could buy you a mansion, Manhattan apartment or luxury yacht, it could alternatively get you a 17.4 acre Indiana town wit...
21:12, 2019-04-10

UWS rat population booming after city cans 110 trash bins They’re sick of the rat race. The Upper West Side’s booming rat population is getting a helping hand from an unlikely source: the sanitation departme...
02:04, 2019-07-17

Britain’s hedgehog population has fallen 66 per cent in 20 years Britain only has 58 wild mammal species to start with, and many have declined sharply in number since 1995 – with hedgehogs suffering a particularly ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Look: Cougars sighted in Michigan -- 900 miles from nearest population Wildlife officials in Michigan said two recent cougar sightings in the state's Upper Peninsula bring the total sightings for 2019 to five -- and the ...
19:40, 2019-10-23

Colorado wildfire killed 80 percent of river's fish population The Animas River in southwest Colorado has suffered an 80 percent loss of its fish population....
19:40, 2019-09-25

UN highlights profound implication of population trends on sustainable development The United Nations is highlighting the important role that population trends play in promoting sustainable development, during the annual Commission ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Dementia death in footballers three and a half times more likely than in general population Former professional footballers are three and a half times more likely to die of dementia than people of the same age range, says new research....
13:44, 2019-10-21

Fishing changes coming to Lake Winnipeg to help restore fish population The Manitoba government announced Monday that it hopes to restore Lake Winnipeg's supply of fish by implementing a number of new measures....
19:28, 2019-05-07

Baby lobster numbers spell trouble for shellfish population PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Baby lobsters are continuing to appear in high numbers off some parts of Canada while dwindling off New England, raising quest...
14:32, 2019-06-30

India tiger census shows rapid population growth PM Narendra Modi says India is "now one of the biggest and most secure habitats of the tiger"....
14:08, 2019-07-30

3 Winnipeg neighbourhoods experiencing higher population of cankerworms, city says According to the City of Winnipeg, if you live in the west end, River Heights or North Kildonan, there are more cankerworms in your neighbourhood tha...
14:08, 2019-06-17

Slovenia to cull growing bear, wolf population after attacks LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenia’s government has approved the culling of dozens of bears and wolves to curb the animals’ growing popu...
16:12, 2019-06-12

Republican Steve King: if not for incest and rape 'would there be any population left?' Trump ally tries to defend absolute abortion restrictionsDemocratic 2020 contenders call for King’s resignationRepublican congressman Steve King has ...
23:04, 2019-08-14

New border czar: All illegal immigrants 'should be worried, no population off the table' President Trump’s pick to be the nation’s first-ever “border czar” is a longtime former cop and immigration official who takes a hard line on illegal...
16:08, 2019-06-14

Rwanda's rhino population grows, tourists expected to increase Rhino keepers who successfully delivered five endangered black rhinos to Rwanda spent months hugging and coddling them inside their transport boxes t...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Violence spikes at Rikers Island despite jail population decline Violent attacks by inmates against each other and Dept. of Correction officers at Rikers Island spiked over the past year even as the jail population...
03:20, 2019-09-18

Illegal immigrant population to surge 10% this year, flood schools The continued surge of Latin American illegal immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border will lead to hundreds of thousands being released into the country...
16:08, 2019-07-11

America's aging population is leading to a doctor shortage crisis As America's population ages and demand outpaces supply, a physician shortage will intensify....
17:12, 2019-09-06

Slovenia takes in a lynx from Romania to save wildcat population Slovenia imported a lynx from Romania on Friday in an attempt to restore its dwindling population of the wildcat, the national Forest Service said....
17:36, 2019-04-26

One pill with four drugs may lower heart risks in poor population A single daily pill containing low doses of common medications might provide a simple, inexpensive way to reduce risks for heart attacks and stroke i...
23:52, 2019-09-18

Tracking the loon population at Prince Albert National Park The Canadian Lakes Loon Survey started in 1981 to track the reproductive success of the common loon by monitoring chick hatch and survival....
11:48, 2019-06-04

Tragic Chinatown murders come amid explosion of NYC homeless population The overall shelter population reached an all-time high in January, with 63,839 men, women and children sleeping in homeless facilities each night....
22:16, 2019-10-05

Quarter of world's population faces high water stress A quarter of the world's population lives in countries where water demand threatens to outstrip supply. Forty-four countries are under extremely high...
07:52, 2019-08-06

Study finds ex-footballers are 3.5 times more likely to die of dementia than general population "Former professional footballers are three-and-a-half times more likely to die of dementia than the general population, a study has found."...
15:08, 2019-10-21

Ebola is real, Congo president tells skeptical population Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi on Tuesday implored people in areas hit by the nation's worst-ever Ebola outbreak to accept the disease is real ...
20:08, 2019-04-16

San Francisco homeless population rises amid tech IPO boom The number of homeless people in the city, where the cost of living is more unaffordable than ever, has increased to 8,011 San Francisco saw a 17% in...
07:28, 2019-05-17

Right whale population decline linked to ocean warming, research says A report shows that the animal’s food supply shifted, causing them to travel farther for food and moving them closer to shipping lanesThe endangered ...
20:12, 2019-05-27

America’s aging population is leading to a doctor shortage crisis (CNBC) As America’s population ages and demand outpaces supply, a physician shortage is intensifying. Projections from the Association of American Me...
04:52, 2019-09-18

After being pushed close to extinction, this humpback whale population is making a comeback A key population of humpback whales is in recovery after it was pushed close to extinction by centuries of exploitation, according to a new study....
14:52, 2019-10-17

Number of migrants now growing faster than world population, new UN figures show The growing number of international migrants has now reached 272 million, outpacing the growth rate of the world’s population, according to new data ...
20:32, 2019-09-17

Homeless hotel population soaring as city labors to open shelters There are 5,473 households living in hotels across the city in August 2019 — two-thirds of which have children. That’s a dramatic 36% increase from t...
02:16, 2019-08-28

Fredericton releases new municipal plan on how to support the city’s growing population Officials expect Fredericton will have a significant population growth in the next two decades....
00:16, 2019-07-09

70% of the US population experiences imposter syndrome. Researchers just discovered a simple way to combat it. Maskot/Getty Images A whopping 70% of the population experiences imposter syndrome, fearing that they don't deserve the success they've had and will ...
13:20, 2019-10-22

Burundi malaria outbreak at epidemic levels as half of population infected World Health Organization records 1,800 malaria deaths since start of year, almost equalling number of lives claimed by Ebola in DRCA serious outbrea...
06:40, 2019-08-08

Extreme water stress affects a quarter of the world's population, say experts Qatar, Israel and Lebanon top list of places with worst shortages, as climate crisis threatens more ‘day zeroes’A quarter of the world’s population a...
09:40, 2019-08-06

Six right whale deaths in the past month have almost wiped out recent population gains The population gains made this spring have been almost wiped out - and it's still early in the foraging season off Canada's east coast....
18:08, 2019-06-28

Niger population’s suffering ‘increasing with each passing month’: UN Refugee Agency An upsurge of violence in the south-east of Niger means that the population’s suffering is increasing “with each passing month,” a UN Refugee Agency ...
18:32, 2019-04-09

Rise in population of crows and avian predators linked to pheasant shoots Call for ecological impact assessment of huge numbers of non-native gamebirds released in UK by shooting industryLarge-scale pheasant and partridge s...
01:08, 2019-07-02

Seal of approval: Farne Islands population boom gathers pace National Trust rangers predict another bumper year as they begin their count of grey seal pupsThey are one of the world’s rarest seal species, offici...
18:04, 2019-10-23

Scientists try to save rare Rhino population with 1st test tube embryo The procedure was performed last month on a southern white rhino at Chorzow zoo in Poland....
17:52, 2019-06-25

As US population ages, more elders are subject to physical, sexual and financial abuse Elder abuse is chillingly widespread and can range anywhere from physical and sexual abuse, to emotional abuse, confinement, stealing money, negligen...
21:44, 2019-06-19

Jailed ‘murder-for-hire’ cop prefers general population over solitary, lawyer says The NYPD cop charged in a murder-for-hire plot is being held in general population at the federal lockup in Brooklyn — and she wants to remain ...
03:44, 2019-06-18

Death of endangered whale named ‘Punctuation’ deemed ‘devastating to the population’ "All right whale deaths hit hard, but this one is particularly devastating to the population—she was a reproductive female."...
18:20, 2019-06-22

Teen population spikes over 200 percent at troubled foster care center The number of kids in a scandal-plagued foster care center has ballooned by over 200 percent as the city’s jail population has decreased, officials r...
01:24, 2019-06-26

Virtual visits: how Finland is coping with an ageing population | Sarah Johnson Online lunch clubs are the start of a remote care revolution to reduce the spiralling costs of caring for older peopleIt’s 11.30am on a midweek June ...
08:08, 2019-06-26

Endangered New Zealand Kakapo population boosted by record number of chicks A record number of endangered flightless Kakapo birds have hatched during New Zealand's unusually long 2019 breeding season, dramatically boosting th...
07:56, 2019-04-18

North Sea cod to lose sustainability 'blue tick' as fish population falls MSC certificate to be suspended in October just two years after it was awardedSustainably caught North Sea cod could disappear from UK supermarket sh...
11:04, 2019-09-25

Japan child population falls for 38th year, hits postwar low TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government says the country’s child population has declined for the 38th year in a row and now at a record low. The ...
14:16, 2019-05-04

9.7 billion on Earth by 2050, but growth rate slowing, says new UN population report By the year 2050, there will be some 9.7 billion people living on Earth, says a UN population report released on Monday. However, the overall growth ...
18:40, 2019-06-17

‘Unlock opportunities’ and pave the way for sustainable development, UN chief urges on World Population Day As the number of people on the planet continues to rise, UN Secretary-General António Guterres marked World Population Day by highlighting the close ...
17:36, 2019-07-11

R. Kelly moved to general population while awaiting trial after ‘unconstitutional’ solitary confinement The accused pedophile has been moved to general population in his Chicago lockup at his own request, according to prosecutors....
02:48, 2019-09-04

Local couple helps turtle population thrive in Rideau Lakes Township The Turtles of Silo Road are becoming a household name, as one Rideau Township couple makes it their mission to get hatchlings to water safely...
02:28, 2019-09-05

R Kelly moved from restrictive unit to general prison population despite fear of attack R Kelly has been moved from a restrictive unit to the general prison population of a Chicago jail despite concerns other inmates could hurt him, US p...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Aunties Know Best? Data Suggests Single, Childless Women Are the 'Happiest Population Subgroup' Hey, Happily Marrieds with Children, no need to pity the single, childless women in your life. As it turns out, their life choices may be a literal l...
21:48, 2019-05-31

Generating a buzz: Moncton family mows letter B into their yard to help local bee population According to a study by York University, the American bumblebee is facing imminent extinction from Canada,...
22:56, 2019-07-08

25 years after population conference, women still face challenges to ‘well-being and human rights’, says UN chief Many women and girls “still face enormous challenges to their health, well-being and human rights”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a High-le...
01:08, 2019-07-17

North American bird population has dropped by 3 billion since 1970, study reveals There are almost 3 billion fewer birds in the United States and Canada now than in 1970, according to a disturbing new study....
22:36, 2019-09-19

Local housing regulations driving New York’s homeless population: White House New York’s homeless population could be slashed by 23 percent if not for restrictive local housing regulations, a study released Monday by the ...
02:12, 2019-09-17

Emperor Penguin Population Sees Steep Decline in Antarctica’s Second-Largest Breeding Ground (WASHINGTON) — For the past three years, virtually nothing has hatched at Antarctica’s second biggest breeding grounds for emperor pengui...
04:40, 2019-04-25

Monday’s News Brief: World population, Desertification Day, ocean protection, Nigeria, Yemen and Gaza To start this week, we cover: food aid diversions in Yemen; 9.7 billion of people on earth by 2050; Law of the Sea Convention; World Day to Combat De...
23:56, 2019-06-17

Somalia’s population, international partners must be energized to sustain country’s ‘upward trajectory,’ says senior UN official Despite Somalia’s persistent security threats, recurrent political crises, capacity constraints and the difficulties in navigating political obstacle...
03:40, 2019-05-23

A tiny Icelandic island with a population of 6 people — and zero cars — has just been named the world's best. These photos show what it's like to visit. Wei Hao Ho/Getty Images Big 7 Travel, a website that provides city guides, has released its list of the top 50 islands in the world for 2019. Iceland...
22:28, 2019-10-02

Despite peace deal, Central African Republic’s population faces daily acts of violence, UN envoy warns Although the Government of the Central African Republic (CAR), armed groups and civil society representatives are all taking part in the process that...
01:56, 2019-06-21

Archeological Mystery Solved with Modern Genetics: Y Chromosomes Reveal Population Boom and Bust in Ancient Japan The current thinking on the origins of the Japanese population holds that the original inhabitants, the Jomon people, were met about 2,500 years ago ...
21:48, 2019-06-20

Billionaire heiress Tatiana Santo Domingo is now the wealthiest citizen of Monaco, where one-third of the country's population has assets over $1 million Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images The royal family of Monaco is largely known for its connections to American actress-turned-royal Grace Kelly. Monaco...
22:36, 2019-10-07

These are the 31 countries that don't have a military Associated Press While it might seem normal for every country to have a military, there are some that don't have any armed forces whatsoever. Thirty-...
17:52, 2019-10-11

15 (surprising) countries where it’s illegal to be gay Uganda this week announced that it wants to resurrect a bill colloquially known as “Kill the Gays.” The bill, which was nullified five years ago on a...
23:28, 2019-10-12

The top 10 safest countries for retirement If you put a premium on peace and quiet in your golden years and are willing to pay for the privilege, consider retiring in one of these countries....
15:48, 2019-08-02

Which countries are the most happy, sad or angry? Gallup asked people in more than 140 countries how they felt the day before. Did they smile? Were they angry? Did they learn or do something interest...
15:32, 2019-05-03

The 10 best countries to travel to in 2020 Khanthachai C/Shutterstock Lonely Planet has announced its Best in Travel 2020 list. It named the best locations to travel to next year, paying parti...
23:52, 2019-10-21

10 most expensive countries to hail a cab Western European countries and Japan are not home to cheap taxis. Click forward to see the 10 most expensive cab rides in the world.   ...
22:36, 2019-06-28

Keep out! The 100m² countries – in pictures Rubén Martín de Lucas pokes fun at the arbitrary nature of borders – by creating small geometric shapes and then living in themMinimal Republics is p...
13:28, 2019-05-01

How countries are protecting themselves from attacks in space The United States is one country that has identified space defence as a national security priority. But what are the specific threats it faces in spa...
19:08, 2019-07-16

These 10 countries have minted the most new millionaires in 2019 Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images The US, Japan, and China topped the list of countries with the most new millionaires in 2019, according to a new wealth r...
23:00, 2019-10-22

RANKED: The 30 countries where expats are happiest Alex Segre/Shutterstock The InterNations expat support network asked more than 20,000 expats to rank their happiness with life in general and with th...
09:56, 2019-10-10

15 most tourist-friendly countries in the world The kind of welcome tourists receive in a foreign country can make or break a trip.        ...
15:20, 2019-05-29

The best souvenirs to bring home from 10 countries Our picks for the best souvenirs from Mexico, Italy, South Africa and other top tourist destinations....
17:40, 2019-06-27

UK and other EU countries ban Boeing 737 Max after Ethiopia crash More than 150 people died after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed. Flying is still very safe overall, but questions remain about what went wrong...
21:04, 2019-04-11

The countries offering passports for purchase Some wealthy people have more than one passport. Here's how citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) work and why they're getting more popular....
11:04, 2019-10-05

25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
16:56, 2019-07-25

Cities, not countries or corporations, should regulate AI A consensus is emerging about what the rules for AI should be, at least in rough outline. But it's still unclear who will do the regulating.Read More...
19:32, 2019-06-08

26 countries the US government warns against traveling to These countries all have Level 4 (do not travel) or Level 3 (reconsider travel) warnings from the U.S. State Department. Find out why.   &#...
16:32, 2019-10-04

The 25 countries that love to visit America the most Which countries love visiting America the most? 24/7 Tempo identified them (think Canada, UK) using data from the National Trade & Tourism Office. &...
22:12, 2019-07-24

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testam...
23:36, 2019-06-17

These are the best countries for tourists to visit in 2019, according to the WEF The Wolrd Economic Forum ranked 140 countries based on their appeal to tourists, but warned that many countries were nearing a tourism "tipping point...
17:48, 2019-09-04

911 around the world: Emergency numbers for 70+ countries International emergency numbers aren’t something you want to figure out while you're under stress. Look up the number for your next destination. ...
14:04, 2019-10-16

US still outdoes all other countries for national pride Americans more likely than any other nationality to say their country is ‘best in the world’More than 40% of Americans say they “strongly dislike” th...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Here Is Why Denmark Is One Of The Happiest Countries In The World The 2018 World Happiness Report ranked Denmark among the top three happiest countries in the world - for the seventh time in a row. So what is it abo...
09:08, 2019-04-22

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

The Collapse Might Finally Be Here September was an absolute disaster for new car sales, more bad news may lay ahead for the car industry as a whole, General Motors’ striking workforce...
16:24, 2019-10-02

US produces far more waste and recycles far less of it than other developed countries US represents 4% of the world’s population but produces 12% of municipal solid waste, a stark contrast with China and IndiaThe US produces far more g...
06:24, 2019-07-03

28 countries the US government doesn’t want you to visit The State Department’s travel advisories are intended to keep Americans aware of potential terrorist attacks, civil unrest and crime in other n...
17:04, 2019-06-25

These countries are launching a paperless travel program A pilot project that seeks to enable passengers to fly between the Netherlands and Canada using their mobile phones, instead of passports, was launch...
23:28, 2019-06-26

The IMF is hurting countries it claims to help | Mark Weisbrot The fund browbeats poor countries into accepting neoliberal measures that exacerbate inequality and economic distressWhen people think of the damage ...
16:48, 2019-08-27

How much the Apple Watch costs in 15 countries around the world Hollis Johnson The new Apple Watch Series 5 went on sale September 20. Apple still sells the Series 3, but it will no longer carry the Series 4. Pr...
17:24, 2019-09-26

In a global pandemic, which countries are safest havens? If a pandemic was sweeping across the globe, where would you want to be in order to stay safe, not get infected and -- if it unfolds like a bad dysto...
23:24, 2019-10-02

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold is coming to even more countries that won’t buy it soon Samsung’s first attempt at a foldable smartphone hasn’t exactly set the world on fire, with headlines about its long-delayed release ment...
02:40, 2019-10-03

Trump now says he would report dirt from foreign countries to the FBI President Trump on Friday said he would “absolutely” report political dirt provided by a foreign country to the FBI — but only if it’s “incorre...
16:16, 2019-06-14

AIs seem to be much worse at recognising objects from poorer countries Artificial intelligence is much worse at recognising objects from poorer countries than richer ones, according to an analysis by Facebook...
15:28, 2019-06-11

Coal subsidies up by more than double in G20 countries: Report The report also says in order to avoid "dangerous climate change," G20 governments "must commit to rapidly ending their support for coal."...
02:24, 2019-06-27

Samsung Galaxy Fit goes on sale in select countries Three months after being officially revealed the Galaxy Fit is finally making its way to select markets. Unfortunately, this doesn't seem to be world...
05:56, 2019-06-01

Dutch neobank Bunq has expanded to all countries within the EU This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already have acce...
15:32, 2019-10-02

NBA Finals broadcast to more than 200 countries, thanks to one 40-foot truck The NBA world feed truck is packed with equipment to put together one live broadcast that is shared by all of the league's game providers around the ...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Businesses can now accept PayPal through Google Pay in 24 countries In all 24 countries where PayPal's integrated with Google Pay, businesses can now optionally accept PayPal with Google Pay through their apps or webs...
19:28, 2019-06-20

TikTok has been censoring LGBTQ content in some countries Zach Gibson / Stringer / Getty Images TikTok was censoring LGBTQ content in countries it deemed morally conservative, such as Turkey, documents seen...
11:48, 2019-09-27

Childhood circumstances have improved in 173 countries: study At least 280 million children across the globe are better off today than they were two decades ago, according to Save the Children. However, a quarte...
04:32, 2019-05-29

At Least 70 Countries Have Had Disinformation Campaigns, Study Finds Governments are using “cyber troops” to discredit political opponents, bury opposing views and interfere in foreign affairs, according to Oxford rese...
11:00, 2019-09-26

Child advocacy group: Kids in 173 countries better off now UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A children’s advocacy group says youngsters in 173 of 176 countries it evaluated have a better chance of growing up healt...
21:52, 2019-05-28

How One Billionaire Could Keep Three Countries Hooked on Coal for Decades The story of a mining project in Australia helps to explain why the world keeps burning coal despite the profound risk it poses to the future....
11:40, 2019-08-15

The top 10 countries with the most ultra-wealthy people, ranked John Phillips/Getty Images Ten countries account for 72% of the world's ultra-wealthy population, according to Wealth-X's 2019 World Ultra Wealth Rep...
20:44, 2019-09-30

UN probing 35 North Korean cyberattacks in 17 countries UNITED NATIONS — UN experts say they are investigating at least 35 instances in 17 countries of North Koreans using cyberattacks to illegally raise m...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Trump suggests other countries pay US for protecting tankers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting the United States should not protect ships in the strategic Strait of Hormuz without compensat...
15:16, 2019-06-24

Lonely Planet: Best countries to visit in 2020 Lonely Planet has put together a list of the 10 best countries to consider visiting in 2020, from Bhutan to Uruguay. Where else made the cut?  &...
06:16, 2019-10-22

EU countries extend welcome to Eleonore migrants without Italy Five EU member states have said they agree to receive the 104 migrants aboard the German charity rescue boat. The EU will schedule a special meeting ...
22:24, 2019-09-03

The most welcoming countries to expats, from Spain to Australia Expats are people living outside of their native country. The reasons they are doing so include jobs, education and for love and family.   ...
20:40, 2019-08-01

GTA Online’s New Casino Won’t Let Players In Some Countries Gamble The most recent Grand Theft Auto Online update added a large new casino into the game, allowing players to buy chips, gamble and win big or lose ever...
01:00, 2019-07-25

Domino's to pull out of Nordic countries and Switzerland Pizza delivery giant’s increasing losses prompt plan to sell up and leave four marketsDomino’s Pizza will pull out of three Nordic countries and Swit...
15:12, 2019-10-17

Why are countries failing on their promise to stop deforestation? Despite a pledge in 2014 to halve deforestation by 2020, the area of forest destroyed annually has increased by more than 40 per cent globally in the...
16:40, 2019-09-12

The world’s 2 most expensive countries are islands The most expensive countries in the world, according to new cost-of-living indices, are the Cayman Islands in the Caribbean and Bermuda.   ...
16:40, 2019-07-25

Arrests in 10 countries over money-transfer scams Raids carried out over months targeted groups suspected of spoofing email accounts to steal cash....
15:52, 2019-09-12

Instagram expands hidden ‘like’ test to more countries Instagram is expanding its ‘hiding likes’ test in several more countries. The company says the test hopes to “focus on the photos and videos yo...
23:36, 2019-07-18

Cancer is now the leading cause of death in wealthy countries A new study finds that compared with cardiovascular disease, cancer is twice as likely to be the cause of death in higher income countries....
23:20, 2019-09-16

EU countries put pressure on refugee sea rescue missions A court in Malta has fined a German captain for sailing an improperly registered rescue ship to save displaced people on the Mediterranean Sea. Malta...
01:00, 2019-05-15

Key EU countries agree on sea migrant redistribution scheme Germany, France, Italy and Malta have reached a deal on redistributing migrants rescued at sea, ministers say. Disagreement on the issue among EU sta...
17:36, 2019-09-23

180 countries — except US — agree to plastic waste agreement After 12 days of negotiations under the auspices of the United Nations, countries have agreed to treat plastic as hazardous waste. Germany is conside...
02:00, 2019-05-11

Seven-mile 'bee corridor' coming to London to boost declining population A seven-mile "bee corridor" of vibrant wildflowers is being planted to encourage the insect's population in London....
08:44, 2019-05-05

These coastal First Nations want polluting countries to ditch coal for B.C. LNG "If you're travelling in a country like China and see the air that they breathe, I mean, anything that we can do to help clean that area would make s...
18:40, 2019-10-09

UN urges European countries to let migrants stranded at sea disembark It’s unclear where they might find safe harbor, even though the Italian island of Lampedusa appears closest....
17:04, 2019-08-13

Hungarian man bikes to seven countries in 24 hours for Guinness record A Hungarian man broke a Guinness World Record when he got on his bicycle and visited seven countries in a 24-hour span....
19:12, 2019-07-26

41 Days, 26 Shows, 10 Countries: A Rock Tour Diary Inside the bubble of a band’s tour, continuity is everything and happiness is relative, writes the guitarist for Tears for Fears....
11:20, 2019-10-16

UN urges countries to cut ties with Myanmar, calls for prosecution The world must cut off financial and other support for Myanmar’s armed forces, a UN fact-finding mission said on Tuesday, repeating a call for top ge...
22:12, 2019-05-14

Ex-New Yorkers visited 30 countries, 40 states before choosing new home Which big city could possibly live up to the Big Apple? For travel writers and former NYC residents Ashlea Halpern and Andrew Parks, it was not a pla...
22:28, 2019-05-14

UN food agency boosting aid given to four Central American countries The World Food Program says it’s planning to nearly quadruple the number of people that the UN agency helps in four central American countries affect...
21:52, 2019-08-09

These are the 9 nuclear-armed countries and the 31 allies they've vowed to defend Los Alamos National Laboratory. There are an estimated 13,885 nuclear weapons in the world, either stockpiled or retired. Last year, there were 14,4...
15:00, 2019-09-26

Foreign countries issue warnings after mass shootings This isn't the first time foreign countries have issued travel warnings because of gun violence in the U.S.       ...
01:08, 2019-08-07

Countries agree to limit sales of elephants to zoos Countries have agreed to limit the controversial sale of wild elephants caught Africa at a conference in Geneva on trade in endangered species known ...
19:04, 2019-08-27

The double-edged sword of countries that allow menstrual leave You know how periods can make you feel absolutely awful — and some women suffer from excruciating pain thanks to menstruation that can impact t...
20:56, 2019-05-02

At Least 70 Countries Have Engaged in Disinformation Campaigns, Study Finds Governments are using “cyber troops” to discredit political opponents, bury opposing views and interfere in foreign affairs, according to Oxford rese...
06:28, 2019-09-26

Countries vote to protect endangered mako sharks Mako sharks have practically disappeared from the Mediterranean, and their numbers have plunged in other seas, too. Japan and China opposed a global ...
21:44, 2019-08-25

New UN poverty report reveals ‘vast inequalities’ between countries There are vast inequalities across countries, and among the poorer segments of societies, says a new UN report published on Thursday....
17:12, 2019-07-11

12 US states and 7 countries that have barred protesters from wearing masks On Friday, October 4, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced protesters were banned from wearing face masks, as she tried to deter violent protests th...
00:24, 2019-10-08

Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+ in Cardinal Red launched in select countries Samsung recently introduced the Cardinal Red Galaxy S10 and S10+, but rumor has it, a Galaxy S10e of the same color might be released on the market a...
06:08, 2019-06-06

Countries are turning off the internet to stop violence. Does it work? Governments are increasingly shutting down access to the internet in an effort to curb organised violence. But evidence shows it usually makes things...
14:32, 2019-07-31

Brazil lifts visa requirement for citizens of four new countries Good news for tourists who hail from the United States, Canada, Japan and Australia. Brazil is allowing visitors from those four countries to come fo...
02:04, 2019-06-17

Report: U.S. opioid prescribing rates higher than other countries About 79 percent of patients who felt pain during hospital visits in the United States received opioid prescriptions, which is nearly 30 percent high...
18:08, 2019-07-25

Tech giants, small countries, and the future of techplomacy Denmark's Silicon Valley ambassador Casper Klynge shares why tech giants like Google, Facebook, and Amazon should be treated like superpower nations....
17:28, 2019-10-08

Countries agree on protections for over a dozen shark species GENEVA — Countries have agreed to protect more than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction, in a move aimed at conserving some of the ocean’s mo...
23:24, 2019-08-26

3 ways the Pentagon wants to make it easier for other countries to buy US weapons Raytheon The US has long used weapons sales abroad as a means to advance foreign policy interests. But arms deals have been a focus for the Trump adm...
23:32, 2019-10-17

Understanding of LGBT realities ‘non-existent’ in most countries, says UN expert Policymakers in most parts of the world are taking decisions in the dark when it comes to sexual orientation and gender identity, an independent UN h...
23:40, 2019-06-12

European countries among gloomiest in developed world – poll Global survey reveals a public worried about living standards and the future of the planetEuropean countries are among the gloomiest in the developed...
16:08, 2019-05-03

My Europe: Balkan countries joining the EU — unwanted or unwilling? How serious are the Western Balkans in their stated wish to join the European Union? The issue of EU integration is frequently used by local elites t...
17:04, 2019-07-08

Countries must unite to fight digital deception | Ann M Ravel The global epidemic of disinformation is an urgent threat to democracies around the world. We must present a united frontMost people are aware of the...
10:48, 2019-07-05

Dark web child abuse: Hundreds arrested across 38 countries The site, run from South Korea, had hundreds of thousands of videos containing child abuse....
18:48, 2019-10-16

Richer countries show lower trust in vaccines According to a survey on public attitudes, the French have the lowest levels of trust in vaccines, with 33% saying immunization is unsafe. The skepti...
13:32, 2019-06-19

EU countries agree plan to handle migrants and refugees Macron says 14 states back mechanism to redistribute people saved in MediterraneanThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, has said European countries ...
11:52, 2019-07-23

9 common American products that seem bizarre to people from other countries Via Flickr There's no shortage of things that the rest of the world does that Americans find weird. But, of course, it goes the other way as well. A...
21:12, 2019-09-27

EU court orders countries take hard line on air quality The European Union's top court ruled on Wednesday that cities needed to act if pollution levels were exceeded in a single black spot rather than base...
14:44, 2019-06-26

Only three EU countries to accept EHIC cards in no-deal Brexit The scheme works in 31 countries but only three have agreed to cover UK tourists if there is no deal....
13:28, 2019-10-10

Cyberspies Hijacked the Internet Domains of Entire Countries A mysterious new group called Sea Turtle targeted 40 organizations in a DNS hijacking spree....
17:20, 2019-04-17

US attack on WHO 'hindering morphine drive in poor countries' Claims have hurt efforts to help people around world in acute pain, say palliative care expertsAn attack on the World Health Organization (WHO) by US...
08:28, 2019-09-18

Italy says migrants on German rescue ship to be taken in by EU countries German rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 has been in a tense standoff with Italian immigration authorities over dozens of rescued migrants. Italy says EU count...
02:56, 2019-06-29

Nearly 100 countries have military drones, and it's changing the way the world prepares for war U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Cory D. Payne/Handout via REUTERS Military drone technology has spread to 95 countries, a massive increase over the onl...
22:32, 2019-09-27

Trump to end asylum protections for migrants passing through other countries The move marks a major escalation of the president's battle to tighten up the southern border....
15:24, 2019-07-15

Google Maps now shows speed limits in more than 40 countries Almost six years after Google’s purchase of the Waze navigation app, one of the features previously exclusive to the latter now appears to be a stapl...
18:12, 2019-05-30

Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Drugs and medical devices that have been authorized in other developed countries would face fast-track approval in the U.S. under a bill introduced T...
22:00, 2019-07-18

Trump suggests US should be compensated for protecting tankers from other countries President Trump suggested Monday that the U.S. should be paid for protecting the ships of other countries in the Strait of Hormuz....
18:40, 2019-06-24

Trump tells freshman Dems to ‘go back’ to their countries ​President Trump suggested the freshman Democrats who have been feuding with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi should “go back” to their countri...
18:00, 2019-07-14

G20: Theresa May urges countries to raise climate ambitions Prime minister calls on others to embrace UK’s net zero emissions target to tackle crisisTheresa May has urged countries to be more ambitious in tack...
10:56, 2019-06-29

US President Trump says countries have ‘absolute right’ to protect their borders The path to peace and a better world “begins at home,” United States President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, urging countries to look after their own...
20:56, 2019-09-24

US joins four rogue countries seen as likely forces for bad, poll finds Russia, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Iran and the US are also seen as less likely to use their influence for good than they were 10 years agoThe United Stat...
02:36, 2019-06-20

Indian Packaged Food And Drinks Unhealthiest Among 12 Countries The survey conducted by George Institute for Global Health ranked Indian packaged food products lowest among the various food items analysed. Package...
14:24, 2019-08-22

Hopper expands price predictions to 270,000 hotels in 230 countries Hopper, which uses AI and machine learning to predict travel rates, is expanding its hotel price predictions to roughly 270,000 properties around the...
15:04, 2019-06-20

How the U.S. Military Creates More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Entire Countries The American military is concerned about climate change but remains one of the biggest greenhouse gar emitters on the planet....
12:16, 2019-09-13

United Nations Says 80 Countries May Ramp Up Climate Pledges The countries may increase their climate goals, but the United Nations says that to avert extreme warming, an “exponential increase in ambition” is n...
23:16, 2019-05-28

Uber braced for bumper tax bill as IRS and other countries investigate Taxi app firm’s ‘transfer pricing positions’ under examinationUS, UK, Netherlands and India reviewing company’s taxesUber is under investigation by U...
18:04, 2019-06-04

Kayakers hit with wave after glacier collapse Two kayakers were hit by a massive wave after a glacier collapsed in Alaska.       ...
21:20, 2019-08-20

Maya civilization was ultraviolent, even before its collapse A hieroglyphic inscription found in an ancient Maya city now reveals kingdoms making up this civilization waged extraordinarily destructive warfare m...
19:32, 2019-08-06

First Dunkirk. Now, the Collapse of Thomas Cook. Monday’s demise of U.K. travel giant sparks global airlift of stranded travelers in ‘Operation Matterhorn.’...
14:25, 2019-09-24

At least 9 trapped in Shanghai building collapse SHANGHAI (AP) — At least nine people are trapped in a building collapse in China’s financial hub of Shanghai. The city’s rescue service s...
09:16, 2019-05-16

At least 3 killed in China building collapse BEIJING (AP) — Authorities say at least three people have been killed and four remain buried in the collapse of a building in southern China. Framewo...
10:20, 2019-05-20

Mets get six-run lead — and don’t completely collapse WASHINGTON — The hangover from their worst loss of the season – or maybe the decade? – was allowed to linger for roughly 12 hours. By the time the Me...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Nordic countries best for young families, Germany among top 10 — UNICEF report Young mothers get up to 85 weeks of paid time off in Estonia and only 8 weeks in Switzerland. Five European countries offer no paternity leave at all...
09:20, 2019-06-13

Foreign countries warn citizens about traveling to the US because of mass shootings Governments in Latin America and Asia have issued statements that warn their citizens about traveling to the United States.     ...
14:36, 2019-08-06

After asking China to probe Bidens, Trump claims he has the right to seek other countries’ help Trump and personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani have tried to raise suspicions about Hunter Biden’s business dealings in China....
04:28, 2019-10-04

Serbia, Kosovo urged to ease tensions by NATO countries Germany, France, Italy, Britain and the United States are seeking compromise over tensions between Serbia and Kosovo. Both are seeking EU accession....
18:56, 2019-08-13

Japan Is Among the Hardest Countries for Working Mothers. These Families Want to Change That. Men in Japan do fewer hours of domestic work than in any other wealthy nation. Mothers and fathers there told us how they’ve managed to buck the norm...
15:36, 2019-04-11

Trump, Abe say countries have agreed in principle on trade deal at G7 summit The agreement, if finalized, would cool a trade dispute between the two allies just as a trade war between the United States and China escalates....
20:12, 2019-08-25

The U.K. May Change the Rules That Turned Facebook Into an Empire. Will Other Countries Follow? Facing potentially existential crises in the spread of targeted misinformation, hate speech and violent content on Facebook, the company’s exec...
16:16, 2019-04-09

African countries want to lift ban on ivory sale and elephant hunting Leaders in 5 nations where elephants live say poaching has increased since the activities have been banned....
00:36, 2019-05-09

Governments and firms in 28 countries sued over climate crisis – report More than 1,300 legal actions over global heating brought since 1990, say researchersClimate action lawsuits against governments and corporations hav...
07:48, 2019-07-04

US general urges other countries to help protect tankers after Gulf attacks Paul Selva calls for international consensus as deterrent to further attacks while Pompeo stresses Trump does not want war with IranA top US general ...
21:20, 2019-06-18

UN only allowing countries with ‘positive steps’ to speak at climate summit UNITED NATIONS — Saying humanity is waging war with the planet, the head of the United Nations isn’t planning to let just any world leader speak abou...
15:32, 2019-09-23

TfL Tube chiefs ban adverts from 11 countries over poor human rights Transport for London has suspended new adverts from Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates while it carries out a review of countries wi...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Study: For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050 The following announcement was released jointly by MIT and the International Food Policy Research Institute. Successful global efforts to substantia...
21:08, 2019-05-01

US beef exports could increase if Trump signs deal with EU countries President Trump will announce a deal Friday to sell more American beef to EU countries, economic adviser Larry Kudlow said — a win for the administra...
22:44, 2019-08-02

Warning signs for global economy: the countries spooking investors From the US-China trade war through to the problems affecting Germany, Brazil, the UK and moreStock markets have taken fright over a number of warnin...
08:20, 2019-08-16

First-ever WHO global report on epilepsy highlights care gap in poorer countries More than seven in 10 people with epilepsy in developing countries are not getting the low-cost care they need, and UN health experts said on Thursda...
20:00, 2019-06-20

Countries urged to make ‘digital world’ safer for children Rising Internet connectivity has the potential to transform children’s lives for the better, but also makes them vulnerable to sexual abuse, online h...
00:28, 2019-10-02

32 countries work to harmonize 5G security plans at Prague conference As 5G technology rolls out across the globe, Western and Asian governments are developing network security plans; China and Russia were not invited.R...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Sri Lanka to offer free visas to tourists from 30 countries, including US The island nation off the southern coast of India plans to give away free visas to tourists from more than 30 countries.     ...
19:28, 2019-04-16

Homophobia grows in European countries where same-sex marriage isn’t legal: research Acceptance of gay and lesbian people decreased in Russia, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine over a 14-year period....
03:08, 2019-08-21

Women giving birth in low-income countries often endure abuse (Reuters Health) - Women are often mistreated during labor and delivery at hospitals in low-income countries, a new study suggests....
00:04, 2019-10-23

Impact of high debt levels on least developed countries ‘cannot be overstated’, says UN  The impact of high levels of debt on development efforts “cannot be overstated”, the head of the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP) told a Minist...
01:44, 2019-04-14

China and Russia top Apple’s list of countries demanding app takedowns Nearly a dozen countries demanded that Apple remove allegedly illicit apps from the App Store during the second half of last year, and it largely com...
17:40, 2019-07-03

SheerID can instantly verify student IDs for ecommerce discounts in 191 countries SheerID helps ecommerce companies by verifying student IDs, and today it announced instant verification in 191 countries. Read More...
16:08, 2019-06-19

G7 leaders agree plan to help Amazon countries fight wildfires Emmanuel Macron says $20m fund and long-term initiative to protect rainforest agreed on in BiarritzThe G7 countries have agreed to an immediate $20m ...
14:28, 2019-08-26

Countries reach deal to stop ‘epidemic’ of plastic in oceans Roughly 180 countries agreed to amend the Basel Convention to make global trade in plastic waste more transparent and better regulated, while also en...
00:36, 2019-05-11

Cancer tops heart disease as the No. 1 killer in these wealthy countries Cancer has topped heart disease as the biggest killer in some of the world's richest countries, a new study found. ...
21:20, 2019-09-03

4 countries vote in high-stakes European Parliament election BRUSSELS (AP) — Voters in Slovakia, Malta, Latvia and the Czech Republic are casting ballots in European Parliament elections. The stakes for the Eur...
10:00, 2019-05-25

Trump Goes Full Racist and Tells Congresswomen to Go Back to Their Own Countries What little subtlety remained in Donald Trump’s tendency to project his own racism, misogyny, and hate was obliterated this fine Sunday morning, and ...
17:24, 2019-07-14

Eight EU countries call on Timmermans to raise 2030 climate goal to 55% Eight European Union states have called on the bloc's incoming top climate official, Frans Timmermans, to raise the EU's carbon dioxide reduction tar...
05:28, 2019-10-08

Eurovision 2019: Rylan Clark-Neal picks his Top 5 countries As the Eurovision Song Contest final nears, BBC Four's semi-final co-commentator tips who'll triumph....
02:28, 2019-05-18

Countries vote to ban trade in endangered otters coveted as pets Two species to be classed as most at risk after ownership craze fuelled by social mediaA trade ban is looming for two endangered otter species after ...
20:12, 2019-08-26

Sensor Tower: Pokémon Masters is No. 1 for iPhone downloads in 27 countries Pokémon Masters launched today, and the mobile game has become a fast hit. The Pokémon app is already No. 1 for iPhone downloads in 27 countries.Read...
01:44, 2019-08-30

Women from low-income countries slapped, mocked during childbirth: study JOHANNESBURG — A new report says more than one-third of women in four low-income countries in Africa and Asia were slapped, mocked, forcibly treated ...
13:32, 2019-10-09

Boxing between countries: Andy Ruiz Jr rises above US-Mexico tensions While Andy Ruiz Jr is the first Mexican heavyweight champion, he is not the first bicultural boxer to rise to prominence during a time of political t...
12:40, 2019-06-09

Hundreds arrested across 38 countries in dark web child abuse case More than 300 people have been arrested across the world following the take-down of one of the biggest ever websites to sell child porn on the dark w...
19:56, 2019-10-16

Malaysia will send plastic waste back to rich countries PORT KLANG, Malaysia — Malaysia will send back some 3,300 tons of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries such as the US, UK, Canada and Australia ...
17:36, 2019-05-28

US-China tensions are threatening an undersea internet cable between the two countries In yet another byproduct of continued tensions between the US and China, a national security review is reportedly scrutinizing an undersea internet c...
06:16, 2019-08-29

Nearly all the world's countries sign deal to prevent plastic waste – except US Deal will improve handling of plastic waste and prevent it from getting washed or dumped into oceans and rivers, UN saysAlmost all the world’s countr...
22:32, 2019-05-10

Up to 90% of 10-year-olds in world's poorest countries struggle to read World Bank targets ‘learning poverty’ as research shows major shortfall in basic reading skills among least privileged childrenNine out of 10 childre...
13:56, 2019-10-18

G7 countries to simulate first cross-border cyber attack next month PARIS — Leading Western industrial powers will for the first time jointly simulate a major cross-border cybersecurity attack on the financial s...
22:04, 2019-05-10

Mexico says U.S. migration deal could draw in other Latin American countries MEXICO CITY — Mexico and the United States might consider additional steps next month to restrict migration from Central America, including measures ...
02:04, 2019-06-11

British town evacuated over fears of dam collapse Authorities in northwest England have said damage to a reservoir dam near Whaley Bridge "poses a significant threat to life." Residents have been tol...
04:16, 2019-08-02

New Orleans hotel collapse leave one dead Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundOne person was confirmed killed...
19:36, 2019-10-12

Brexit talks between Tories and Labour collapse Corbyn tells PM talks about finding compromise on leaving EU have ‘gone as far as they can’Follow all the day’s political developments – liveLabour h...
12:28, 2019-05-17

What travelers affected by the Thomas Cook collapse need to know Hundreds of thousands of travelers are facing a nightmare scenario this week, with the collapse of tour operator Thomas Cook leaving them stranded ab...
14:00, 2019-09-23

1 dead, 3 missing in New Orleans building collapse It is unclear what caused the Hard Rock Hotel, which has been under construction for the last few months, to collapse....
19:48, 2019-10-12

Kenya school collapse kills several children A school building has collapsed in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, killing at least seven children. Scores were also injured in the accident, which resi...
19:48, 2019-09-23

Festival revellers 'collapse' after queuing for hours A number of revellers "collapsed" after they were forced to queue for hours to get through security gates at a London festival....
17:48, 2019-05-26

One Killed After Roof Collapse In Floyd County PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Floyd County Coroner confirms that one person was killed after a roof collapse in downtown Prestonsburg. The c...
23:24, 2019-05-29

Collapse Into a $33 Adirondack Chair While the Weather's Still Nice Nothing says summer like sliding into a big, comfy, Instagram-ready Adirondack chair and enjoying the evening as the sun sets. Now, you can put them ...
23:00, 2019-08-06

WCAT to be wound up after schools lost £2m in collapse Schools lost £2m when Wakefield City Academies Trust collapsed at the start of a new term....
14:36, 2019-09-23

Nine Million Cubic Feet of Ice May Soon Collapse in the Alps A glacier is on the verge of collapsing in the northwestern Italian Alps. This is yet another reminder of why global leaders need to take action to s...
04:08, 2019-09-26

Dragons' Den star's firm on brink of collapse Gripit, founded by young entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, is in "a precarious position", its board says....
16:32, 2019-10-22

How to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago On Sept. 22, Britain's Thomas Cook, the world’s 2nd largest travel agency, collapsed. The 178-year-old brand blamed it on many factors: weather, terr...
21:16, 2019-09-24

4 dead, 2 missing in Taiwan bridge collapse The National Fire Agency said Wednesday that two of the victims were Indonesian and another was Filipino. The fourth body has not been identified....
06:04, 2019-10-02

Senate negotiations on asylum reform collapse The Senate’s bipartisan negotiations on asylum reform are dead, Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said in an interview on Thursday.The South Carolina...
18:48, 2019-07-25

What Canadian travellers should know about Thomas Cook’s collapse On Sunday, 178-year-old U.K.-based company Thomas Cook ceased trading and announced that its four airlines will be grounded....
00:08, 2019-09-24

Is the hermit nation of Turkmenistan on the brink of collapse? For years, Turkmenistan has been able to survive on its vast gas reserves. But with the collapse of gas prices in recent years, the screws are tighte...
13:16, 2019-08-12

The Latest: 1 dead, at least 6 injured in crane collapse DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the collapse of a crane in Dallas (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A Dallas fire rescue official says one person has been kil...
01:04, 2019-06-10

Whaley Bridge: Further evacuations over dam collapse threat Authorities have ordered more people to leave their homes in the British town of Whaley Bridge as expected rain threatens to swamp a damaged reservoi...
05:24, 2019-08-04

Air crews 'stranded' after Thomas Cook collapse Efforts to rescue people stranded by the collapse of UK travel company Thomas Cook are set to continue into next month, as holidaymakers reported bei...
16:36, 2019-09-25

Several missing after dam collapse at Russian gold mine Several cabins at the mine flooded when a dam burst, leaving at least 15 people dead and about a dozen missing. Weak safety rules and Soviet-era infr...
12:40, 2019-10-19

15 displaced after heavy rains causes roof collapse TUCSON – Fifteen people are displaced after Sunday’s early morning heavy rainstorm. Southern Arizona Chapter of the American Red Cross volunteers ass...
17:40, 2019-09-09

Russia arrests 3 over gold mine dam collapse After a dam burst triggered a deadly flood in a Siberian gold mine, Russian authorities detained the head of the small mining company and two other p...
17:32, 2019-10-20

New Orleans hotel collapse leaves one dead Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundOne person was confirmed killed...
20:00, 2019-10-12

Why did Thomas Cook collapse after 178 years in business? Woeful merger, sky-high debts and internet revolution all left the venerable firm strugglingThomas Cook collapses – live updatesWhy did Thomas Cook f...
16:36, 2019-09-23

MPs announce inquiry into Thomas Cook collapse Investigation to focus on issues including executive pay, accounting and role of auditorsMPs are to hold an inquiry into the role of “corporate greed...
21:52, 2019-09-26

State parks are becoming so crowded that they might collapse under their own weight If you’re looking for something to do on a day off and don’t want to spend a lot of money, visiting a state park is a great option. Depen...
02:40, 2019-06-05

England struggle after familiar collapse against Australia "England\u0027s batting frailties were exposed again as they wasted a solid start and laboured to 271 for eight on the first day of the final Ashes t...
22:56, 2019-09-12

From coercion to corruption to collapse: The UAW's predictable demise The life cycle of labor unions is predictable, the late economist Sylvester Petro once wrote. Because they are born not out of mutual exchange, but o...
07:48, 2019-09-02

Pope Francis scolds countries that produce weapons but refuse refugees VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Sunday scolded countries that produce weapons for wars fought elsewhere and then refuse to take in refugees flee...
21:20, 2019-09-30

Fiji PM: 'insulting' Scott Morrison causing rift with Pacific countries Exclusive: Frank Bainimarama says Australian leader is pushing nations towards ChinaScott Morrison has been accused of causing an extraordinary rift ...
22:20, 2019-08-16

Central European countries block EU moves towards 2050 zero carbon goal Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic refuse to sign up to text that activists already viewed as too vagueA trio of central European countries have bloc...
23:40, 2019-06-20

Texas deploys 1,000 more troops to border after arresting migrants from 52 countries this month The Republican governor of Texas announced Friday the deployment of an additional 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border because, he s...
21:20, 2019-06-21

What is it like to report news from other countries? Emma Graham-Harrison tells us about her role The Guardian’s foreign affairs correspondent explains why it is so important that journalists have the freedom to do their job all over the world. Co...
14:24, 2019-08-20

Countries must triple climate emissions targets to limit global heating to 2C United in Science report ahead of UN summit says climate is changing faster than forecast, and current plans would lead to ‘catastrophic’ global temp...
02:04, 2019-09-23

EU, South American countries agree on draft free trade treaty The European Union and the Mercosur bloc of South American countries have agreed on the draft text of a free-trade deal. Both sides have been negotia...
20:24, 2019-06-28

Countries must triple climate emission cut targets to limit global heating to 2C United in Science report ahead of UN summit says climate is changing faster than forecast, and current plans would lead to ‘catastrophic’ global temp...
08:50, 2019-09-23

Global gag rule linked to abortion rise in African countries that accept US aid Study finds Trump-backed policy led to increase in pregnancies and reduction in use of modern contraceptivesA US government policy that restricts fun...
01:12, 2019-06-28

Amazon fires: South American countries to meet to discuss response Brazil's President Bolsonaro also reveals he has accepted help from Chile, after rejecting a G7 offer....
17:56, 2019-08-28

Versace apologises after tops imply Hong Kong and Macau are countries One of China’s best-known actors, Yang Mi, ends contract over controversyThe luxury fashion label Versace and its artistic director, Donatella Versac...
18:12, 2019-08-11

Daily on Healthcare: Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:16, 2019-07-19

African countries mull nuclear energy as Russia extends offers Moscow is sure to tout nuclear energy at the Russia-Africa Summit, selling it as a solution for the continent's power supply woes. So just how concer...
10:12, 2019-10-22

Malaysia leader: Wealthy countries dumping trash here is ‘grossly unfair’ TOKYO — The practice of advanced countries such as the US, Canada and Japan sending their non-recyclable waste to poorer countries is “grossly unfair...
18:52, 2019-05-30

Countries that allow Huawei infrastructure could lose access to U.S. intelligence data: Pompeo The U.S. raised said Friday that countries that allow China's Huawei to build their telecoms infrastructure could be cut off from crucial intelligenc...
15:12, 2019-05-31

From Bob Marley to Falco: Twelve ambassadors choose the songs that best represent their countries Language app Babbel asked a dozen diplomats for homeland playlists. Their answers might surprise you....
14:21, 2019-09-05

Tinder launches LGBTQ safety feature in countries with discriminatory laws Tinder will be launching "Traveler Alert" in approximately 70 countries around the world which have laws "effectively criminilazing LGBTQ status." &...
19:08, 2019-07-24

Amazon countries to seek deal on forest protection at Colombia summit Leaders from Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana and Peru and Suriname have begun discussion of possible regional measures to protect the Amaz...
20:32, 2019-09-06

Countries failing on climate face 'Green political muscle': OECD Politicians who fail to act on climate change will pay the price electorally, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (...
18:28, 2019-07-03

Indonesia is returning tons of ‘contaminated’ waste back to developed countries The 49 containers at Batam port near Singapore will be returned to Australia, the US, France, Germany and Hong Kong after inspections showed their co...
18:20, 2019-07-09

Raise taxes on firms that harm nature, OECD tells G7 countries Report calls for change of priorities and culture to avert catastrophic biodiversity lossGovernments need to ramp up investment in nature restoration...
18:16, 2019-05-07

Study reveals safest countries to survive an extreme global pandemic New Zealand, Australia, and Iceland could act as islands of refuge for humankind in the event of a catastrophe, according to a new paper from researc...
20:36, 2019-10-03

The top 30 countries in the world to work, make friends, and raise a family in 2019 Shutterstock More than 20,000 expats living in 187 countries and regions rated various aspects of their lives away from home for InterNations, an exp...
10:33, 2019-10-05

Freed from elevator, Pope names new cardinals from Muslim, developing countries After being trapped in an elevator due to a power outage, Pope Francis made it to his weekly Angelus prayers. There, he announced 13 new cardinals fr...
17:16, 2019-09-01

Foreign countries issue warnings for citizens traveling to the US after mass shootings This isn't the first time foreign countries have issued travel warnings because of gun violence in the U.S.       ...
00:52, 2019-08-07

Malaysia to send 3,000 tonnes of plastic waste back to countries of origin Malaysia will send as much as 3,000 tonnes of plastic waste back to the countries it came from, the environment minister said on Tuesday, the latest ...
10:20, 2019-05-28

4 Years of College, $0 in Debt: How Some Countries Make Higher Education Affordable When we asked people around the world what sort of financial burden they bore for their higher education, we heard how much it varies from country to...
12:04, 2019-05-28

UK becomes one of four European countries to lose measles elimination status after surge in cases The UK is one of four European countries to have lost its measles elimination status, according to the World Health Organisation....
10:52, 2019-08-29

Health Canada’s drug safety warnings not consistent with other countries’: report Health Canada issued warnings for only half of drug-safety issues identified in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, a new report fin...
12:50, 2019-05-01

To counter China's growing influence, the US is reaching out to some of the Pacific's smallest countries Reuters The US and its partners have sought to counter China's rising influence around the world. In the Asia-Pacific, Washington has turned its att...
23:52, 2019-08-27

Climate emergency trend gains traction in German-speaking countries Dozens of cities across the world have declared a climate emergency. Now, students behind the school climate strikes are bringing the movement to Swi...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Countries must up their game to reduce low birth weights, warns UN-backed report Many countries need to invest more and take greater action to reduce the number of babies born with low birth weights which put their health at risk,...
00:52, 2019-05-16

7 dead after monsoon rains cause building in India to collapse Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, when heavy rains weaken the foundations of structures that are poorl...
04:36, 2019-07-15

Watch a giant glacier collapse in front of two kayakers Andrew Hooper and Josh Bastyr were kayaking near Spencer Glacier in Alaska when they heard cracking noises. Moments later, the massive glacier collap...
18:52, 2019-08-17

Coal-reliant counties unprepared for fiscal collapse Coal-producing counties across the U.S. are failing to account for the harm inflicted on their finances by the ongoing decline of the fuel. That decl...
05:28, 2019-07-19

Germany's forests on the verge of collapse, experts report Germany’s parched forests are nearing ecological collapse, foresters and researchers warn. More than 1 million established trees have died since 2018...
10:12, 2019-07-20

Three women killed in California cliff collapse were from same family Anne Clave was celebrating her mother, Julie Davis, surviving cancer when they were caught in the landslide north of San DiegoThree women killed when...
04:04, 2019-08-04

Relatives collapse while identifying beheaded inmates in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO — Relatives of inmates killed during a prison riot in northern Brazil gathered in the coroner’s office Tuesday to identify the 58 vict...
08:24, 2019-07-31

Beach in California reopens after sea cliff collapse kills 3 A 30-foot-long slab of the cliff plunged onto the sand Friday afternoon north of San Diego....
00:56, 2019-08-04

Gamblers lucky to be alive after casino roof collapse Nearly a dozen people were injured Monday when the roof of Larry Flynt’s Lucky Lady Casino in Gardena, California, reportedly caved in on them....
13:56, 2019-07-16

Chernobyl's 'sarcophagus' being dismantled due to 'very high' probability of collapse The Chernobyl nuclear power plant's massive "sarcophagus," which covers its radioactive reactor, is being dismantled due to the fact that it might co...
19:04, 2019-08-07

3 dead in cliff collapse at Southern California beach Three people were killed and at least one other was injured when a coastal bluff collapsed Friday along a popular beach north of San Diego, officials...
18:48, 2019-08-03

India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains Monsoon rains caused a building to collapse in northern India, while 24 were swept away in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The extreme weather has kil...
14:52, 2019-07-15

High winds cause roof to collapse at AZ Alkmaar’s stadium Part of the roof at AZ Alkmaar’s stadium collapsed Saturday as a result of strong winds. AZ Alkmaar, which plays in the top Dutch soccer league...
21:44, 2019-08-11

Brazil's Vale to pay damages over deadly mining dam collapse Over 240 people were killed in January when a dam collapsed at a mine, releasing a wave of toxic sludge on a rural community. Brazilian mining giant ...
10:52, 2019-07-10

The Fall of a Civilization: The Mysterious Collapse of the Mycenaean Bronze Age The Aegean Bronze Age is predominately known as the period in which the battle-hardened Mycenaeans conquered the simple sea-trading Minoans and rose ...
20:52, 2019-07-18

Reading scaffolding collapse: Two hurt and fears more are trapped Two people have been injured and there are fears more are trapped after scaffolding around a building collapsed in Reading....
15:52, 2019-08-01

Thomas Cook had £3.1bn hole in balance sheet before collapse Chief executive tells high court company also rejected seven offers for parts of its businessThomas Cook’s chief executive has revealed the travel co...
17:32, 2019-09-25

Thomas Cook collapse: 40 per cent of customers already back in the UK A total of 61,000 Thomas Cook holidaymakers have been flown back to the UK, days after the Government launched the biggest peacetime repatriation eff...
13:52, 2019-09-27

‘Bury are alive,’ says bidder but final collapse could be days away Anonymous bidder aims to restore ‘community-based club’ but winding-up petition looms and phoenix team is being plannedSince the traumatic expulsion ...
12:28, 2019-10-10

Structural issues may have caused Taiwan bridge collapse TAIPEI, Taiwan — Investigators on Thursday were examining possible structural problems surrounding a bridge that collapsed in northeastern Taiwan, ki...
14:04, 2019-10-03

Scotland in disappointing home collapse as they fall to Russia "Euro 2020 qualifying Group I - Scotland 1 McGinn (11\u0027) 2 Dzyuba (40\u0027) Zhirkov (59\u0027)"...
00:08, 2019-09-07

Person trapped after partial building collapse in the Bronx Authorities rushed to respond to a “major emergency” in The Bronx Tuesday afternoon following reports of a partial building collapse with...
18:48, 2019-08-27

Anak Krakatau volcano collapse: 'Warning signs were there' Taking all the available data, it was clear something was amiss with the tsunami-generating volcano....
16:44, 2019-10-02

Birmingham building collapse: Person seriously injured in Hockley At least one person has been seriously injured after a building collapsed in Hockley, Birmingham....
20:48, 2019-05-08

Several missing after deadly dam collapse at Russian gold mine Several cabins at the mine flooded when a dam burst, leaving at least 15 people dead and about a dozen missing. Weak safety rules and Soviet-era infr...
14:00, 2019-10-19

At least 15 dead, others missing after dam collapse at Russian gold mine At least 15 people are dead and another 13 missing in Russia after a dam collapsed at a Siberian gold mine, according to reports. The dam failure res...
14:52, 2019-10-19

Yankees release Farquhar 14 months after dugout collapse NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have released right-hander Danny Farquhar, ending the relief pitcher’s comeback try with New York more than a year ...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Death toll rises in Taiwan bridge collapse Four fishermen are dead and two are missing after an arched bridge in Nanfangao collapsed onto fishing boats on Tuesday, hours after a typhoon swept ...
08:56, 2019-10-02

Barry foregrounds Hollywood satire just as the dominoes collapse Barry generally tends to let its Hollywood satire exist in the margins. Its main comedic targets are actorly desperation and amateur theater, both of...
05:36, 2019-05-13

Waste collection costs double after firm's collapse The collapse of the firm responsible for collecting NHS clinical and human waste in Scotland has sent costs soaring....
15:48, 2019-05-06

OSHA: Street should have closed before Miami bridge collapse MIAMI (AP) — A federal workplace safety agency says engineers had knowledge of extensive cracking and failed to order to close a street and shore up ...
00:48, 2019-06-12

1 killed, 5 injured in partial building collapse in the Bronx A person was killed and five others injured in a partial building collapse in the Bronx Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. The “major emergency” wa...
19:52, 2019-08-27

Austrian government on verge of collapse as EU election looms Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is to nominate a caretaker government. He faces a vote of no-confidence in the wake of a scandal that saw the wholesale rem...
18:20, 2019-05-21

'Did I upset you, boss?': Can Dundar on the collapse of media in Turkey Living in exile in Germany, journalist Can Dundar has been highly critical of the clampdown on the media under Erdogan. In a DW exclusive, he wrote a...
16:36, 2019-05-15

New Orleans hotel collapse leaves one dead and three missing Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundA Hard Rock hotel under constru...
21:08, 2019-10-12

New Orleans hotel collapse leaves one dead and two missing Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundA section of a Hard Rock hotel ...
23:32, 2019-10-12

29-year-old woman killed in Dallas crane collapse DALLAS (AP) — Authorities have identified 29-year-old Kiersten Symone Smith as the woman who was killed after a crane fell on a Dallas apartment buil...
19:48, 2019-06-10

Brazil's Vale warns another mining dam at risk of collapse A mining dam could collapse as early as next week, months after a similar disaster killed 230 people....
14:40, 2019-05-17

Victim of Dallas crane collapse remembered for her ‘big heart’ The fatal victim of a crane collapse in Dallas was identified on Monday as her grieving sister remembered the woman’s “unbelievably big h...
03:16, 2019-06-11

Brazil state prosecutors warn of possible mine dam collapse RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The prosecutor’s office for Brazil’s Minas Gerais state is warning that a dam holding back mining waste could colla...
00:48, 2019-05-17

New Orleans hotel collapse leaves two dead and one missing Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundNew Orleans officials said late...
14:48, 2019-10-13

Death toll from building collapse in Cambodia rises to 24 SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — The death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 and rescuers are continuing to search the rubble for...
03:48, 2019-06-24

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse rises to 28 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standa...
12:36, 2019-06-24

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse rises to 24 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standa...
08:28, 2019-06-24

Cambodia: Death toll from building collapse in rises to 24 The death toll from a collapsed building continues to rise as rescuers dig through rubble. The disaster has highlighted lax building and labor standa...
06:44, 2019-06-24

Russia hosts Taliban delegation following collapse of US talks Insurgent group visits Moscow days after after Donald Trump declares US negotiations with Afghan group ‘dead’A Taliban delegation has held talks with...
05:12, 2019-09-15

Dragons' Den success story firm risks collapse Gripit, founded by young entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, is in "a precarious position", its board says....
17:40, 2019-10-22

Couple Saved From House Collapse During Landslide By Their Cats An Italian couple survived a landslide that caused their house to collapse after being woken by their cats, giving them time to escape, media reporte...
12:33, 2019-10-23

Cambodia charges 4 Chinese after building collapse killed 28 SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — A court in Cambodia has charged four Chinese people with crimes over the collapse of a building under construction tha...
04:12, 2019-06-25

Tanak's Hyundai WRC talks collapse, set to re-sign with Toyota World Rally Championship leader Ott Tanak looks near certain to remain at Toyota next season after negotiations with Hyundai have broken down...
10:21, 2019-09-12

Partial building collapse in Vienna, gas explosion suspected VIENNA (AP) — Austrian police say one or two residential buildings have partly collapsed after a suspected gas explosion in Vienna. Police said the e...
17:32, 2019-06-26

Did ancient Mayan civilisation collapse because of a sudden drought? We have the best evidence yet that there was a prolonged drought at the time of the demise of the classic Mayan civilisation - and could explain why ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Blame me for Arsenal’s collapse against Watford, says Unai Emery • Sokratis error ‘is the mistake of the team. I am responsible’ • Manager may change his tactics for visit of Aston VillaUnai Emery has accepted the ...
00:04, 2019-09-22

Millions left in darkness as huge blackout hits four Central American countries Millions of people have been left in dark as a blackout hit at least four Central American countries....
05:36, 2019-09-17

Developing countries should not be liable for emissions ‘accumulated throughout history’, key UN development forum hears Citing climate change as being caused by “emissions accumulated throughout history”, the head of China’s Xiamen Airlines told the United Nations High...
21:36, 2019-07-12

By punishing Iran, Trump risks a full-scale war between our two countries | Mohammad Khatami The US president should resist the pressure from his advisers and de-escalate the explosive tensions in the Persian Gulf• Mohammad Khatami was presid...
18:32, 2019-07-22

Tinder launches new safety feature for LGBTQ users when traveling to 70 countries where being gay is still illegal Reuters Dating app Tinder has unveiled a new 'traveler alert' aimed at LGBTQ users who may face danger when traveling abroad to countries with discr...
09:44, 2019-07-25

Women are slapped, forcibly treated, abused during childbirth, report on 4 countries finds JOHANNESBURG — A new report says more than one-third of women in four low-income countries in Africa and Asia were slapped, mocked, forcibly treated ...
01:12, 2019-10-10

Cause Celeb: Kimberly Williams-Paisley lobbies for funding to help women in developing countries The "Father of the Bride" star spent two days meeting with lawmakers to press for foreign assistance funding....
22:08, 2019-07-18

No more Instagram 'likes'? Tech giant hiding 'like' counts as a test in multiple countries Instagram is giving more of its users the option to publicly hide the like count on their posts....
20:56, 2019-07-18

Countries must coordinate to reveal shell company owners, fight money laundering: U.K. MP "What you've got to try and do is make sure they can't move it without being spotted," said John Penrose, a U.K. MP and point person on anti-corrupti...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Fighting climate crisis by avoiding meat ignores poor countries' needs – report Study recommends move away from ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to reducing carbon footprintA “one-size-fits-all” solution to addressing the climate cri...
16:44, 2019-09-17

World Bank downgrades global growth forecasts, poorest countries hardest hit The World Bank has lowered its expectations of global economic growth for this year in a new report. It says that, although the picture for poorer co...
23:00, 2019-06-05

Call of Duty: Mobile beta starts for Android and iOS players in select countries Officially unveiled two months ago, Activision's Call of Duty: Mobile is now available in beta to Android and iOS players in select territories, the ...
04:32, 2019-05-19

A look at the global fintech landscape and how countries are embracing digital disruption in financial services This is a preview of the “Global Fintech Landscape” premium research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premiu...
12:04, 2019-08-14

Pelosi pushes anti-collusion legislation after Trump says he’d take dirt from foreign countries In response to President Trump’s admission he would accept campaign dirt from foreign countries, US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday announced ...
19:04, 2019-06-13

Millions left in darkness as as huge blackout hits four Central American countries Millions of people have been left in dark as a blackout hit at least four Central American countries....
05:12, 2019-09-17

Forgettable yeti movie somehow banned in multiple countries after violating ruling by The Hague It’s not every day that a largely forgettable Dreamworks yeti movie can come under fire from multiple national governments for violating a ruling by ...
00:12, 2019-10-20

Amazon countries sign forest pact, promising to coordinate disaster response Seven Amazonian countries on Friday signed a pact to protect the world's largest tropical forest via disaster response coordination and satellite mon...
02:16, 2019-09-07

Forgettable yeti movie somehow banned in multiple countries for violating ruling by The Hague It’s not every day that a largely forgettable Dreamworks yeti movie can come under fire from multiple national governments for violating a ruling by ...
23:48, 2019-10-19

Merck CEO sees legal challenge if U.S. adopts drug pricing based on other countries Merck & Co Chief Executive Ken Frazier said on Thursday a rule to base the price the U.S. government pays for some prescription drugs in it Medicare...
01:24, 2019-06-21

Mont Blanc glacier could collapse at any moment, Italy warns Italian authorities have closed roads and ordered the evacuation of huts on the Italian side of Mont Blanc, following warnings that part of a glacier...
12:12, 2019-09-25

Collapse of PNG deep-sea mining venture sparks calls for moratorium Papua New Guinea out of pocket $157m from failed attempt at mining material from deep-sea vents as opponents point to environmental riskThe “total fa...
20:28, 2019-09-15

Bumbershoot fest barricade collapse in Seattle leaves about 25 injured About 25 people were hurt – with four hospitalized – after a metal barricade collapsed Saturday night at the Bumbershoot music festival in Seattle, a...
10:28, 2019-09-01

Global leaders warn of ecological collapse and technological meltdown The top five global threats are all now either environmental or technological, according to a World Economic Forum survey of business and political l...
10:43, 2019-04-09

‘Game of Thrones’ Director on Ghost’s Departure, Brienne’s Collapse David Nutter, who directed three episodes this season, including Sunday’s, is known by the show’s actors for eliciting the unexpected from their perf...
02:00, 2019-05-07

More people evacuated amid fears of Whaley Bridge dam collapse Extra 55 homes cleared as residents make brief visits to pick up pets and essentialsMore people are being evacuated from their homes in Derbyshire am...
23:04, 2019-08-03

Australia seal crushing win in first Ashes Test as England collapse Australia take 1–0 lead after 251-run win at EdgbastonEngland tormented by Nathan Lyon and Pat CumminsEngland lost the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston ...
17:36, 2019-08-05

British Steel on verge of collapse as government talks stall Corbyn calls for nationalisation of Brexit-hit producer if £30m loan not forthcoming‘I’m worried sick’: Scunthorpe frets over British Steel slumpBrit...
21:56, 2019-05-21