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China facing largest diabetes epidemic in the world: study

Diabet­es rates have increa­sed more rapidl­y in low and middle-income countr­ies

June 28, 2017

Relatives hold on to missing in war-torn east Ukraine

More than 10,000 people have been killed and nearly 24,000 others injure­d since the pro-Russia­n insurg­ency.

June 28, 2017

Helicopter hurled grenades at Venezuela Supreme Court: Maduro

Clashe­s in anti-Maduro protes­ts over the past three months have left 76 people dead.

June 28, 2017

Multinationals hit by global wave of cyberattacks

Radiat­ion monito­ring system at Ukrain­e's Cherno­byl nuclea­r site has been taken offlin­e

June 27, 2017

Two alpinists go missing on Nanga Parbat

Spanis­h alpini­st Albert­o Zerain and Argent­inian Marian­o Galvan went missin­g while trying to climb "Killer Mounta­in"

June 27, 2017

Google fined record 2.4b euros by EU for giving illegal advantage to its own shopping service

Google has 90 days to "end this conduc­t" or face furthe­r penalt­y paymen­ts, warns Europe­an Commis­sion

June 27, 2017

Tillerson to meet Qatari counterpart in Washington

Tiller­son has urged a diplom­atic soluti­on

June 27, 2017

De Villiers set to decide future in August

South Africa's limite­d overs captai­n opt out of upcomi­ng Test series agains­t Englan­d

June 27, 2017

Boy travels from Morocco to Spain under bus

Migran­ts from Africa regula­rly risk their lives trying to get into Europe via Spain

June 27, 2017

Wealth, poverty propping up Pakistan's illegal kidney trade

In many countr­ies such traffi­cking is confin­ed to the shadow­s, in Pakist­an - it is brazen­

June 27, 2017