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3 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday
A creepy man has been caught on camera lying under the seats of a Metro train while he touched women's legs.
Should we change our lifestyles to help reduce global warming?
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7 hrs ago | Business Times
Not a big burden: Economists say inflation will not be a major problem in China in the coming months and expect monetary policy to stay neutral.
10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
Hebrew U President Ben Sasson: Science is an international language that can serve as a bridge between peoples and nations.
13 hrs ago | Bloomberg
This is "Staff members take a nap in the recreation room at the head office of Renren Inc. in Beijing, China, on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012."
14 hrs ago | Reuters
Weaker stocks in parts of Europe are not enough to halt world shares, as upbeat Chinese trade data adds to cautious optimism that the world's economy and markets can cope with a gradual withdrawal of U.S. stimulus.
14 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Chinese air pollution has been in the headlines for some time now. Earlier this year Beijing announced a massive program that would need 1.7 trillion yuan in investment over the next five years to tackle its smog problem.
18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
JOHANNESBURG goes into lockdown as the world's leaders descend on the memorial service for Nelson Mandela at a 94,000-capacity soccer stadium.
The 120-strong business delegation read like a Who's Who of British business Jaguar Land Rover, Rolls-Royce, BP, Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline and Virgin.
A total of 104 cities in 20 provinces in and near China's two largest industrial clusters - the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and the Yangtze River Delta region - fell victim to heavy smog that reduced visibility to less than 10 meters in some places, according to the Environmental Protection Ministry.
Merrill Newman and his wife, Lee, walk past reporters and cameramen following Newman's arrival back into the U.S. after being held in North Korea since Oct. 26, 2013.
Smog will persist in eastern China until Monday, though it will disperse in northern China on Sunday, according to the China Meteorological Center.
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The air quality index in the capital was as high as 356 at 9pm, ending a week-long streak of blue-sky days.
China's President Ji Xinping faces off across a crowded room with a visiting U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden earlier this week.
Merrill Newman -- the 85-year-old American detained by North Korean authorities earlier this fall -- is on a flight back to freedom after being locked up in North Korea.
Formula E is taking the world by storm. Mahindra Racing joined the Formula E recently, and now it's the Virgin who announced its entry for the same.