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Bolivia, Venezuela and Nicaragua offer Snowden asylum

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/992000/992616_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524618681_95eab092244c8ecda7338c3836c52cb4<p><b>The presidents of Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia have indicated their countries could offer political asylum to US fugitive Edward Snowden.</b><p>Venezuela's …

Hazed and confused

A DENSE, acrid cloud of white smoke has enveloped Singapore, bringing much of the city-state to a standstill. This is “haze”, blowing in from …

Can China's middle class spend the world out of recession?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/987000/987982_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524766666_89b2346a63b84a899c3a04fd01f05b60<p><b>Meet the Zhangs, one of China's new middle-class families who some economists believe are going to spend their way to a revival of the global …

Mentally ill people held by police too often - watchdogs

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/988000/988086_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524691017_f7fa5848e87c7bbadedc298a5fb48c1c<p><b>Too many mentally ill people are being held in police cells, say four watchdog bodies in England and Wales.</b><p>A report from the four bodies covering …

Birds 'show value of conservation investments'

The plights of the world's threatened birds show the value of investing in conservation, according to campaigners.<p>One in eight of the world's birds is currently considered threatened.<p>A report by the Birdlife Partnership links continuing declines to deteriorating biodiversity, but it also highlights …

Readers' tipping nightmares and fairytales

<b>To tip or not to tip... or should it be banned? That was the question posed in a recent story on the changing nature of tipping in the US, and it prompted many readers to send us their own stories.</b><p>The article mentioned the difficulties experienced by some foreigners in the US but it's clear that …