Jubilee Debt Campaign says 126 nations spend more than 10% of revenues on interestThe expected rise in US interest rates will increase financial pressures on developing countries already struggling with a 60% jump in their debt repayments since 2014, a le
A new review in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that America spends about twice as much as other high-income countries on healthcare.
At the same time, the health outcomes, or how well people fare with their health, aren't any better
Saudi Arabia’s three-year-old war in Yemen, with concerns about civilian deaths there, is a growing irritant in its deepening relationship with the U.S., as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visits the U.S. and the two countries move to challenge Iran’
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - China and Cambodia on Saturday kicked off military exercises focused on counter-terrorism and rescue operations, highlighting the strong ties between the two countries amid strained relations between Cambodia and the United States.
MINISTERS did not sign off a secret “KitKat” briefing to EU diplomats from top civil servants, The Sun can reveal. Last night furious Brexiteers formally complained to Theresa May after The Sun reported Whitehall officials had secretly updated ambassa
ON March 21, hundreds of thousands of people across the world will be welcoming in the New Year and celebrating the first day of Spring in a festival called “Nowruz” or “Navroz”. Several countries mark this day as a national holiday. Here’s the
A country's unemployment and inflation rates are strong indicators of how its economy is doing.
Greece and Spain are among the most miserable countries in Europe by this economic measure, the "Misery Index."
These are the 27 most "mise
President Donald Trump, in a bid to tackle the burgeoning opioid crisis, will reportedly impose tough punishment, including the death penalty, on drug dealers. The plan is set to hit the floors as early as Monday, a report in Politico stated.
A well-known Democratic candidate for Congress who gained notoriety opposing President Donald Trump's travel ban targeting mostly Muslim countries is being forced to explain a decades-old rant perceived as intolerant of gay people.
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute recently published its 2017 "Trends In International Arms Transfers" report, which details the 25 largest weapons exporters between 2013 and 2017.
The report, which also lists the 40 largest importers,
(Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Thursday said it will roll out the stripped down version of its social media platform, Facebook Lite, to more countries including developed ones, to attract users struggling with slower mobile data connections.
THE average Brit has visited 9.58 countries. Our appetite for travel is only increasing too – that figure has risen by 37 per cent since 2013, when the average person in the UK had visited seven countries. 94 per cent of Brits have been abroad at least
The UK is “falling behind” comparable countries for severalchild healthissues, a new report has found.Improvements in life expectancy have stalled,breastfeedingrates are among the lowest in the world and the nation’s children have some o
March 14, written out as 3/14 in the US and a few other countries, is π day, as those are the first three digits of the famous number.
π is one of the most important and fascinating numbers in math.
Happy π day!
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