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Lack of Decent Work Growing, Making Life Difficult

A lack of decent work combined with rising unemployment and persisting inequality is making it increasingly difficult for people to build better lives through...

Brexit: UK Holding Trade Summit with African Leaders

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, right, shakes hands with President of Rwanda Paul Kagame at the UK Africa Investment Summit in London, Monday Jan....

More Heavy Evidence as Trump’s Impeachment Trial Begins

  As the  President's impeachment trial begins, an aide to Donald Trump's lawyer claims the president "knew exactly what was going on" with efforts to...

40 Economies Make Reforms to Advance Women’s Economic Participation 

“Legal rights for women are both the right thing to do and good from an economic perspective. When women can move more freely, work...

PM Congratulates Taiwan’s Presidenton Election Win

St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extended congratulations over the weekend to the President of the Republic of China...

Retired Pope Tells Current Pope: ‘No Married Priests’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Pope Benedict (R), who retired in 2013, said he could not remain silent on the issue of priestly...

Harry & Meghan: The British Royal Family in Transition to Reality

Mi The British royal family could be at risk.Chris Jackson/Getty Images   The existence of the British monarchy could be at risk now that...

Taiwan President Tsai ReElected in Landslide Poll

TAIPEI, Taiwan—Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen may not owe her entire record-breaking landslide reelection victory to Hong Kong’s democracy demonstrators, but she owes a good...

Iran Admits Accidentally Shooting Down Ukraine 737, Killing 176

Red Crescent workers check the debris from the Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737 that crashed killing all 176 on board  Iran has admitted that its...

Growing Evidence Iran Missile Downed Ukraine 737

Officials in the UK, US, Canada and Australia have said it is highly likely a missile was to blame for the crash of a...

Iran: Ukraine Boeing 737 Crashes Killing 176

Wreckage in Iran of Ukraine 737 in which 176 were killed A Ukrainian Boeing 737 crashed shortly after taking off from Imam Khomeini airport in...

35 Dead in Stampede at Iran General’s Funeral

A stampede erupted on Tuesday at a funeral procession for a top Iranian general killed in a US airstrike last week, killing 35 people...

Tarantino, BBC, HBO and World War 1 Big Winners at Golden...

Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” along with HBO’s “Succession” and “Chernobyl,” and Amazon’s “Fleabag” were the big winners on Sunday night...

1/2 Billion Dead: Aussie Fires May Have Wiped Out Animal Species

Ecologists at the University of Sydney are estimating that nearly half a billion animals have been killed in Australia's unprecedented and catastrophic wildfires, which...

UK PM in Upbeat New Year Message from Luxury Holiday in...

In an upbeat New Year's message, the Conservative leader - who is on holiday in the Caribbean - said the 2020s would be "a...

2019 Had Slowest US Population Growth in 100 years

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The past year’s population growth rate in the United States was the slowest in a century due to declining births,...

2019: A Year of Worldwide Protests

The New Yorker- When historians look back at 2019, the story of the year will not be the turmoil surrounding Donald Trump. It will...

Fiat Chrysler, PSA Peugeot in $50b Merger Deal

  Fiat Chrysler and PSA Peugeot have signed a $50bn (£38bn) deal to merge, creating the world’s fourth largest car maker. No factories are planned to...

UK: Johnson Plans Quick Brexit, Radical Agenda

Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveiled what he called a radical government agenda on Thursday, setting his sights on a quick Brexit, future trade deals...

Trump Impeached by House, Senate Trial Next

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CNN) The deeply divided House of Representatives took the historic step to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday, charging a president...

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