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ISTANBUL, Turkey (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday criticized the leaders of the world's wealthiest countries for failing to attend a pivotal humanitarian summit in Turkey which culminated with a long list of commitments and question marks over their implementation.
Istanbul - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday warned the European Union that the Turkish parliament would block laws related to the landmark deal to stem the flow of migrants to Europe if Ankara was not granted its key demand of visa-free travel.
London (AFP) - Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed said he has been granted refugee status in Britain, after being toppled from power and jailed in a "slide towards authoritarianism" that has forced him into exile.
In January 2014, he publicly wondered how the United States could be spending money to combat what, in his words, was a “GLOBAL WARMING HOAX.” Last October, when Trump was bitten by the autumnal chill, the Republican presidential candidate snarked on Twitter that he could use “a big fat dose of global warming.”
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) is expected to invest $500 million in the construction of an ultra-modern market in an area of 500 million square meters within the Free Zone enclave of Accra.
President John Dramani Mahama has observed that people abuse him on the airwaves when they have unresolved issues with their partners. p>He believes most people vent their spleen on him by raining insults on his persona daily on media discourse.
Pretoria (AFP) - South African state prosecutors said Monday they would appeal against a court ruling that President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges, triggering accusations that he was being protected from justice.
In South Korea, it's no wonder hangover cures are a $126 million industry — the country is Asia's biggest per capita alcohol consumer. But their latest hangover cure sounds so delicious I would try it even without a pounding headache and dry mouth.
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The practice of letting a baby cry it out, or cry until the child drifts off to sleep, does not cause long-term emotional or behavior harm, according to a new study.
Life on Earth may owe its existence to incredibly powerful storms that erupted on the sun long ago, a new study suggests.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday ordered entertainer Bill Cosby to stand trial on sexual assault charges over allegations that he drugged and assaulted a woman in 2004.
Eurostar, the high speed rail service that operates between London and France, has reported a slump in ticket sales following the Brussels terror attacks.