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October 31, 2017 3:23 AM Global Voices Summit 2017: Countdown to Sri Lanka! · Global Voices

Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Greece, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Mexico, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru, Philippines 46

October 30, 2017 5:28 AM Energy Live News – Energy Made Easy – World Bank forecasts higher oil price in 2018

The price of oil is forecast to increase to $56 (£42.8) a barrel next year. The $3 (£2.3) a barrel increase is a result of steadily growing demand, agreed production cuts among oil exporters and stabilising shale production in the US, according to the World Bank. The forecast is however a small downward revision from its April outlook. The Bank says supplies 53

October 12, 2017 5:07 PM Report: China catching up to US in foreign aid flow

BEIJING (AP) — China is close to matching the United States as a source of official grants and loans to developing countries, but much of Beijing's financing serves its own economic interests and yields scant benefits for recipients, a multinational group of researchers reported Wednesday. The research by AidData, a lab at the College of William & Mary in Virginia 19

October 11, 2017 5:28 AM Messi treble fires Argentina into World Cup

Montevideo - Lionel Messi fired Argentina into the World Cup with a brilliant hat-trick on Tuesday as South American champions Chile suffered a shock elimination. Messi single-handedly resurrected Argentina's hopes in a 3-1 win over Ecuador in Quito that drew a line under a chaotic campaign that had left the two-time champions in danger of failing to qualify 19

October 11, 2017 1:29 AM Messi lifts Argentina into World Cup with Uruguay, Colombia; Chile out

With Argentina's hopes of qualifying for the World Cup in jeopardy, Lionel Messi scored a hat trick when he was needed most, rallying his country to a 3-1 win over Ecuador and a spot in Russia next summer. Argentina started the final night of South American qualifying in sixth place, with only the top four qualifying for the World Cup while the fifth 11

October 11, 2017 12:34 AM Messi Nets Heroic Hat Trick in Wild South American WC Qualifying Finales

The stage was set for one of the more dramatic World Cup qualifying nights in recent memory, and it delivered. Lionel Messi was heroic for Argentina, netting a hat trick to bring his nation back from a deficit in the first minute in Ecuador and send the Albiceleste to Russia after a harrowing qualifying campaign. Elsewhere, Chile, the two-time reigning 10

September 12, 2017 11:01 AM Millions without power in Florida as deadly Irma ploughs north

Millions of Florida residents were without power Tuesday as the remnants of Hurricane Irma spun northwest into the US mainland, drenching the region and causing rivers to overflow. Most of the Sunshine State however appeared to have dodged forecasts of catastrophic damage despite dire early warnings. But Irma's overall death toll jumped to at least 40 after 21

September 6, 2017 7:49 AM Argentina let golden World Cup chance slip

Argentina's 2018 World Cup qualifying struggles continued with a 1-1 home draw against bottom side Venezuela. Jhon Murillo gave the visitors the lead with a close-range finish but a second-half own goal earned Argentina a point. They are fifth in the South American standings with two games remaining and the top four qualifying automatically - the fifth-placed 17

September 1, 2017 8:12 PM Press Conference by Security Council President on Work Programme for September (1 September 2017)

The Security Council on 20 September would hold a high-level open debate on United Nations peacekeeping reform to consider recommendations contained in the report of the High-level Independent Panel on Peace Operations, Tekeda Alemu (Ethiopia), Council President for the month, said at a Headquarters press conference today. Presenting the Council’s programme 3

August 26, 2017 11:05 PM Venezuelans learn to shoot, fight at war drills to defy Trump

By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Caracas, Venezuela, Aug 26 – Venezuelan troops taught civilians how to shoot rifles, fire missiles and engage in hand-to-hand combat during drills held Saturday in defiance of US sanctions and President Donald Trump’s threat of military action. War planes, tanks and 200,000 troops of the National Bolivarian Armed Forces (FANB) 9