Senior UN adviser sees ‘rare’ victory for humanitarian diplomacy as aid convoy reaches desert camp in Syria

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The missiles fired against Damascus, Syria divided Europe deeply

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Amid ongoing fighting in northeast Syria, hundreds cross Iraqi border in search of safety

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Parliament seals 2014 EU budget and the spending ceiling until 2020

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EU leaders open “Phase Two” of Brexit talks and warn Theresa May of tougher times

UN’s Bachelet rejects Sri Lankan official’s ‘spin’ on Human Rights Council encounter, urges reforms

Czech PM should resolve his conflict of interest as a matter of urgency say MEPs

More urgency needed to help increasing numbers ‘locked out’, before 2030, says UN’s Bachelet

When will Eurozone’s unemployment rate stop being Europe’s worst nightmare?

Antitrust: Commission publishes report on the impact of the Interchange Fees Regulation

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AI will drive the societies of the future. Will the governed consent?

Millions at risk if Syria’s war moves to last redoubt of Idlib, warns senior aid official

EU allocates over €22 million to help Palestinians in need

UN chief calls for ‘green and clean’ development in message for Africa Industrialization Day

Boat made of recycled plastic and flip-flops inspires fight for cleaner seas along African coast

What does artificial intelligence do in medicine?

Τhe EU Refugee Crisis: a day in the life of a Refugee in Greece

Rule of law in Hungary: Parliament calls on the EU to act

Schools in Florida now have to teach mental and emotional health

Groundbreaking cancer-fighting drugs now included in updated UN list of essential medicines

Innovations in reusable packaging need a playbook. Here’s why

China in My Suburbs

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COVID-19 and its empathic social lessons

IMF’s Lagarde: Ukraine must fight corruption

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A Sting Exclusive: “Europe must be more ambitious in COP21 and lead on climate finance and sustainable development”, Green UK MEP Jean Lambert points out from Brussels

7 ways to break the fast fashion habit – and save the planet

Brexit: visa-free access to the EU for UK nationals and to the UK for Europeans

Yemen hospital airstrike under investigation amid resurgence of deadly cholera

Who will secure Lithuania?

UK must end ‘unlawful’ administration of Chagos Archipelago ‘as rapidly as possible,’ top UN court rules

4 ways blockchain will transform the mining and metals industry

UN Mission in Haiti calls on protestors, authorities, to refrain from violence

A biodiversity scientist explains the problem with our neat lawns

Coronavirus Global Response: WHO and Commission launch the Facilitation Council to strengthen global collaboration

The French army is enlisting sci-fi writers to predict the future

High-technology manufacturing saves the EU industry

Your morning cup of coffee contains 140 litres of water

FROM THE FIELD: Persons with disabilities bike towards sustainability

Technology companies have power. They must assume responsibility

Here’s how we get businesses to harmonize on climate change

Dinner with friends: how Switzerland is relaxing its coronavirus lockdown

European Innovation Scoreboard: Innovation performance keeps improving in EU Member States and regions

COP24: A million lives could be saved by 2050 through climate action, UN health agency reveals

Christine Lagarde: the three priorities for the global economy

A 3-way dynamic for SRHR and ending HIV

Here’s why putting a price on safe water will ensure universal access to it

Latin America is a mass-transit powerhouse. But it needs fine-tuning

Smokers who quit one month before surgery reap benefits: UN health agency

‘Act fast and do whatever it takes’ to fight the COVID-19 crisis, say leading economists

On Google antitrust case: “Let’s face it, some companies want to hurt Google and it goes as simple as that”

The digital transformation is a skills and education opportunity for all. Companies must use it

To improve women’s access to finance, stop asking them for collateral

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