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Yemen’s hospitals ‘on brink of collapse’

Sunday, 26 April 2015 12:38 PM

Hospitals across Yemen are struggling to cope with the flow of casualties after nearly a month of conflict.

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EU set to charge Gazprom in antitrust case

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 12:31 PM

European regulators will formally charge Russia's state-run energy giant Gazprom with anti-competitive practices, say sources in Brussels.

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Saudi-led airstrikes halted in Yemen, replaced with operation "restoring hope"

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 12:30 PM

After almost a month of airstrikes, Saudi Arabia has announced an end to its military campaign in Yemen. Riyadh claims nearly all of the military capabilities of Houthi rebels, allied with Iran, have been destroyed.

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China and Pakistan plan $46bn of trade and investment

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 12:35 PM

China is upgrading the world's highest paved road - the Karakoram Highway - and expanding its influence in Asia through a project worth more than $40bn, called the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

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World's biggest car market shrinking

Tuesday, 21 April 2015 12:35 PM

Car sales are declining in China, falling from 13 to seven percent last year.

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Concern at IMF meeting over imbalanced world economy

Monday, 20 April 2015 12:49 PM

Concern about an increasingly imbalanced world economy is being raised at the IMF Spring Meetings in Washington.

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Yemenis suffer from lack of aid supplies

Monday, 20 April 2015 12:49 PM

The fighting is only adding to the hardships already felt by millions of Yemenis.

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Turkey says G20 sees moderate but uneven economic recovery

Monday, 20 April 2015 12:48 PM

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan says the Group of 20 leading economies are seeing a moderate but uneven recovery.

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Saudis answer UN call for aid to Yemen

Sunday, 19 April 2015 12:59 PM

Kingdom's $274m aid pledge follows appeal for $274m to provide emergency assistance to millions affected by conflict.

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China slowdown hampering neighbouring economies

Thursday, 16 April 2015 12:43 PM

The world's second largest economy experienced its slowest growth in six years last quarter. A fall in manufacturing and retail sales, as well as a decreased growth rate of seven percent has had a deleterious effect on neighbouring economies.

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EU accuses Google of abuse over control in searches

Thursday, 16 April 2015 12:43 PM

The European Union's antitrust chief has formally accused Google of abusing its control in Internet searches to the disadvantage of competitors.

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IMF sees 3.5 percent global growth

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 3:52 PM

The IMF sees growth diverging among the world's major economies this year. It predicts that Russia fall into a recession.

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UN imposes arms embargo on Yemen rebels

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 3:52 PM

The UN Security Council has passed a resolution on Yemen, imposing an arms embargo on the Houthi rebels and calling on them to withdraw from areas they have seized, including the capital Sanaa.

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Iran nuclear talks to resume

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 3:52 PM

Iran will resume talks with world powers next Tuesday over its nuclear programme.

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UN: Majority of Yemen war victims are civilians

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 12:53 PM

Ivan Simonovic, UN's assistant secretary-general for human rights, told Al Jazeera on Monday that at least half of the people killed in the conflict were believed to be civilians.


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