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Reverse migration? Pollution in India’s cities draws residents back to rural life

MUMBAI, Nov 20 — Namita Singh’s young daughter suffered from bronchitis when the family lived in the northern Indian city of Lucknow, where fumes from clogged traffic and a smoky haze every...

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Artists find their voice in Turkey’s ‘difficult’ climate

ISTANBUL, Nov 20 — A mute Syrian boy, using just body movements, gives a harrowing description of life under the Islamic State group in Syria. A crowd gathers of passionate...

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Online abuse silences women and girls, fuels violence

LONDON, Nov 20 — Pervasive online abuse and harassment pressure women and girls into censoring themselves on social media and fuel gender-based discrimination and violence, rights groups said...

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UK queen and husband Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage, quietly

LONDON, Nov 20 — Queen Elizabeth and husband Prince Philip mark their platinum wedding anniversary with a small family get-together today, a far cry from the pomp and celebration which...

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Shine this holiday season with Hublot’s bejewelled pieces

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 — Glam up and sparkle like a beautiful diamond in the sky with Hublot’s selection of diamond encrusted bejewelled timepieces this holiday season. The selection...

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From the East Coast to Chow Kit: How UmieAktif is empowering a community with batik handicraft

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