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More than 700 million workers living in poverty in emerging and developing countries: ILO

There were more than 700 million workers living in poverty in emerging and developing countries who were unable to lift themselves above the USD...

Years From Now, Largest Mammal On Earth May Be A Domestic Cow: Study

The spread of humans around the world from Africa thousands of years ago wiped out big mammals in a shrinking trend that could make...

#MeToo hits Pakistan as allegations mount against leading singer

Pressure mounted Friday against Pakistani singer Ali Zafar after he was hit with a sexual harassment allegation by a leading actress in the first...

Saudi cinema launch ends decades-old ban, public screenings start Friday

Saudi Arabia launched its first commercial movie theatre on Wednesday, ending a nearly 40-year ban on cinemas under a push by the crown prince...

SpaceX rocket launched from Florida carrying NASA planet-hunting telescope

A Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on Wednesday on SpaceX's first high-priority science mission for NASA, a planet-hunting orbital telescope designed to...

$337 Million Washing Machine-Sized Spacecraft To Seek Earth-Like Worlds

NASA is poised to launch a $337 million washing machine-sized spacecraft that aims to vastly expand mankind's search for planets beyond our solar system,...

Putin Warns Of Global “Chaos” If West Attacks Syria Again

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Sunday that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos to world affairs, as Washington prepared to increase...

Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months

Egypt is to extend its nationwide state of emergency for three months from April 14, the official gazette said early on Saturday. Egypt first...

Russian Lawmaker: US Strikes On Syria Violate International Law

US, British and French air strikes on Syria are a violation of international law and are likely meant to prevent investigators from the global...

Pope Francis admits he made ‘grave errors’ in Chile church sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis has admitted he made “grave errors” in judgment in Chile’s sex abuse scandal and invited the victims he had discredited to Rome...