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'War against nature must stop,' UN chief says before climate talks

'War against nature must stop,' UN chief says before climate talks

The world must stop a ‘war against nature’ and find more political will to combat climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday, the eve of a two-week global climate summit ...

Taiwan says it was shut out of UN climate talks due to China pressure

Taiwan says it was shut out of UN climate talks due to China pressure

Taiwan's environment minister was prevented from attending an annual UN climate meeting even with credentials as a non-governmental participant because of pressure from China, the island said.

Le Pen stripped of French immunity over IS pictures

Le Pen stripped of French immunity over IS pictures

France’s National Assembly has lifted the immunity from prosecution of far-right leader Marine Le Pen for tweeting pictures of Islamic State (IS) group atrocities.

HMC supports World Cancer Day efforts ‘for positive, radical change’

HMC supports World Cancer Day efforts ‘for positive, radical change’

In recognition of World Cancer Day (WCD), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) joined a worldwide initiative yesterday to raise awareness of cancer among the general public to ...

Coach Langer thrills in Voges’ late flourish

Coach Langer thrills in Voges’ late flourish

The amazing high of confidence and the sober knowledge of cricket mortality have combined to inspire Australia batsman Adam Voges to the astonishing feats of his golden summer, according to his coach Justin Langer.

Devils fall to Bruins, 4-1, for third straight loss

Devils fall to Bruins, 4-1, for third straight loss

A slew of injuries is testing the Devils’ depth and, so far, they are failing.