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Ring of Fire

For other uses, see Ring of Fire (disambiguation).<p>The <b>Ring of Fire</b> is a major area in the basin of the Pacific Ocean where many earthquakes and …

LOOK: Pictures Of The Villarrica Volcano's Eruption In Chile

The eruption of the Villarrica volcano in southern Chile has prompted the evacuation of thousands of people, as it spewed heavy smoke into the air and lava down its slopes.<p>The 9,000-foot volcano hovers over the city of Pucon, home to about 22,000 people.<p>"It was the most amazing thing I've ever …

'Megathrust' Earthquakes along Pacific Ring of Fire Predicted by Scientists

Megathrust earthquakes are likely to take place along the Ring of Fire in the basin of the Pacific Ocean, experts have said.<p>Earthquakes measuring …

Syria conflict anniversary: My friends stayed in Syria, now most of them are dead

Julia*, 14, tells her story of how she left everything behind to escape the daily bombing of her village near Damascus<p>I was born in Damascus and grew up in a village in the countryside nearby. I miss the square there, as I liked the shops and people selling things. I went to school in Damascus and …

New goals to end poverty must empower people, says OECD

New development goals need to address the increasingly large numbers of poor people living in middle-income countries, including the rising economies of India and China, and should focus on empowering people, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) says in a report on …

32pc children out of school

ISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Education Atlas 2013 that maps the state of education in the country reveals that 32 percent of the children of age 5-9 are …

What is U.S. Money Actually Funding at the UN and Overseas?

Posted: Mar 28, 2014 12:01 AM<p>From March 10-21, 2014 the United Nations held its 58th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) at its headquarters in …

Iraq - Working to End Domestic Violence Against Women Refugees of the Syria Conflict

<b>Mar 24, 2014</b><p>More than 2.5 million refugees have now fled the three-year conflict in Syria to seek refuge in neighbouring countries. The Kurdistan …

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Beyond Millennium Development Goals

There need to be adequate policy and global economic space for sustainable development. <b>The United Nations’ Post-2015 Development Agenda should not</b> …

Nigerian News, Nigeria Newspapers

COVER STORIES13 hours agoAnxiety As US Suspends Consular Services In Abuja COVER STORIES13 hours agoPolice Dismiss 8 Officers, Discipline 108<p>MOST …

'Ending world poverty is an unrealistic goal'

Despite the on-trend rhetoric and optimism, the chances of (all but) ending absolute poverty in our generation are slim. The chances of ending poverty altogether are zero.<p>The closer we get to ending extreme poverty, the harder it is going to be to do it. We're going to have to pretty much end …

Europe's economic crisis is getting worse not better, says Caritas report

Far from being over Europe's economic crisis is getting worse with disturbing levels of poverty and deprivation being noted among children and youth, says a report compiled by the Catholic charity Caritas.<p>The survey, conducted over the course of the past year, not only challenges the official …

World Water Day: are filters the future?

Since 1990 more than 2 billion people have gained access to improved water sources. It's a huge achievement that has saved thousands of lives, but the biggest challenge will be getting water to the remaining 780 million, many of whom live in the most remote and underdeveloped places on …