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China To Lift Lockdown In Coronavirus Epicentre Hubei Province Tomorrow

China on Tuesday decided to lift the three-month lockdown on more than 56 million people in the central Hubei province, the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, on Wednesday amid warnings by experts of a looming second wave of the COVID-19 infections in the country due to the steady rise in “imported cases”.

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Half a billion unemployed or underemployed worldwide: UN report

More than 470 million people worldwide are currently unemployed or underemployed, the United Nations has revealed in a new report compiled by the International Labor Organization (ILO).

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First Ebola case confirmed in Congo city of Goma

Health officials in Congo have confirmed the first case of Ebola in the city of Goma, which is home to more than 2 million people, the Associated Press reported.

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Air pollution killed 4.2 million people in 2016, says UN

United Nations (UN) report published on Wednesday said that an estimated 4.2 million people died as a result of high levels of ambient air pollution in 2016.

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The World Is Headed for a Food Security Crisis. Here’s How We Can Avert It

The world currently produces more than enough food to feed everyone, yet 815 million people (roughly 11% of the global population) went hungry in 2016, according to the U.N.

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EU finalises trade partnership deal with Japan

The EU and Japan finalised a deal on the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement Friday, creating an economic zone with 600 million people and approximately 30 per cent of the world GDP.

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UK Foreign Sec. says (IS) lost 90 percent of its territories in Iraq, Syria

UK Foreign Secretary said Wednesday that Daesh (So-called Islamic State (IS) have lost 90 percent of the territory they once held in Iraq and Syria, including Raqqa, their erstwhile capital, and 6 million people have been freed from their rule.

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Facebook: Russia ads seen by 10 million people

Facebook on Monday said 10 million people saw ads placed by Russia’s Internet Research Agency that the company shared with congressional investigators Monday. The cache, targeted at 2016 U.S. presidential election voters, includes paid spots “focused on divisive social and political messages across the ideological spectrum” on topics like LGBT issues and immigration, the company said.

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U.N. seeks $2.1 billion to avert famine in Yemen

The United Nations appealed on Wednesday for $2.1 billion to provide food and other life-saving assistance to 12 million people in Yemen who face the threat of famine after two years of war.

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