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How Judy, a 48-year-old real-life newspaper executive, came home

Few people get the chance to meet their readers and tell them why their book is great, but it's almost like coming home to a loved one at an event. When Judith was a...

China Considers Altering European Relationships to Protect Taiwan in Soft Way

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen have vowed to cooperate — with or without each other’s help — in a wide range of fields. Yet many on the island worry that...

Calls for more cooperation on environmental issues from European and American envoys

European Union Environment Commissioner Miguel Arias Canete and American Public Policy Institute President Kathryn Faughey told Washingtonians gathered for a panel discussion at the George Washington University Thursday that the West can do a...

Poland stages border operation but migrant flow continues

Image copyright Stanislaw Kiecolt-Glaser/©2018 DPA Image caption The Turkish border crossing into Syria Poland has launched a programme against illegal migration, but it has failed to stem the influx. Figures compiled by the country's...

As It Discloses Details of Fund, the Green Climate Fund Revises Its Strategy

Photo As richer nations sign up for the United Nations’ climate change fund, increasingly impoverished countries are refusing to participate. India and China, the two biggest users of coal in the world, each said...

Emmanuel Macron says EU must strengthen defences after missile withdrawal

A man looks at a desk decorated with European Union flags in the French presidency as part of celebrations marking the 2017 centenary of the EU at the EU Council building in Brussels, Belgium,...

Canada doubles target to help Syria refugees in war-torn country

Warns against expansion of ‘elite, anti-Muslim hate groups’ and calls on human rights organisations to defend refugees Canada has doubled its target to resettle 40,000 refugees from the conflict in Afghanistan by the end...

Earth 2016: the fate of climate songs

Two U.S. and one Australian composers are vying to write the official song for next week's UN climate conference in Poland. It's the world's biggest summit on climate change and there are expectations of...

Migrants crossing Mexico for US border fined

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The migrants left Mexico on foot Mexican police have fined a taxi driver $900 (£769) after he was accused of taking about 100 Haitian migrants - including children...

Taxi driver who took migrants into U.S. faces $900 fine

Zaragoza police have revealed that a taxi driver in Mexico's Gulf state of Veracruz was ordered to pay $900 (£700) to migrants attempting to reach the U.S. border with Mexico. Taxi driver Juan Rodriguez...

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