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The rise of the food barons

The rise of the food barons

The industrial-agriculture sector has long faced criticism for practices that contribute to climate change, environmental destruction, and rural poverty. And yet the sector has taken virtually no steps to improve quality and sustainability, or to promote social justice.

2 Indians die in family suicide in Macau hotel: police

2 Indians die in family suicide in Macau hotel: police

Two members of an Indian family were found dead and two others unconscious in a luxury Macau hotel room on Wednesday in what police said was a suspected suicide case.

Case against two expats accused of taking bribes

Case against two expats accused of taking bribes

A Doha Criminal Court has been reviewing the case of two Syrian expatriate men accused of taking bribes to facilitate some transaction at government offices.

Expat gets jail term for refusing to return phone

Expat gets jail term for refusing to return phone

A Bangladeshi expatriate man has been sentenced to two months in jail for seizing a mobile he had found and refusing to return it to its owner.

Egypt media see plot over crash reaction

Egypt media see plot over crash reaction

As more governments believe that a bomb caused the Russian plane disaster over Sinai...

Import curbs on Yemen blocking aid: UN envoy

Import curbs on Yemen blocking aid: UN envoy

UN co-ordinator Johannes van der Klaauw warns that import inspections are hampering access for vital goods

Bangladesh PM rules out mid-term polls

Bangladesh PM rules out mid-term polls

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ruled out holding mid-term polls in Bangladesh or the possibility of having a dialogue with the Khaleda Zia-led

Small planemakers see rampant growth in China

Small planemakers see rampant growth in China

With 100 years of aviation heritage, Piaggio Aero Industries SpA has only ever made planes in its native Italy.

Democrats unseat Republicans in NY, Virginia in US voting

Democrats unseat Republicans in NY, Virginia in US voting

Democrats retook Republican strongholds in New York’s city hall and the Virginia governor’s mansion on Tuesday,

I’m no cheat like Armstrong: Froome

I’m no cheat like Armstrong: Froome

Tour de France leader Chris Froome yesterday hit out at critics who believe he could be following in the footsteps of shamed drugs cheat Lance Armstrong...

Ireland ‘to invest in economy only if targets are met’

Ireland ‘to invest in economy only if targets are met’

The comment by Finance Minister Michael Noonan come a day after European Commission President Barroso said that austerity had reached its natural limits of popular support...