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  • August 22, 2019

    Ryanair strike over UK Bank Holiday weekend to go ahead

    Ryanair pilots will strike over the UK Bank Holiday weekend for 24 hours, from midnight Thursday until midnight Friday, and a second strike is scheduled between September 2 and September 4.
    Ryanair pilots will strike over the UK Bank Holiday weekend for 24 hours, from midnight Thursday until midnight Friday, and a second strike is scheduled between September 2 and September 4.
  • August 21, 2019

    Germany’s central bank warns of potential recession

    Persistent weakness in industry may have pushed Europe’s largest economy into recession, according to the German Bundesbank.
    Persistent weakness in industry may have pushed Europe’s largest economy into recession, according to the German Bundesbank.
  • August 20, 2019

    Greenpeace maps global sulfur dioxide hotspots in new research

    NASA satellite data reveal the largest point sources of sulfur dioxide pollution around the world.
    NASA satellite data reveal the largest point sources of sulfur dioxide pollution around the world.
  • August 19, 2019

    New Zealand’s first online generation struggles with anxiety

    According to recent findings in New Zealand, one young adult in every five has sought mental health treatment in the past year.
    According to recent findings in New Zealand, one young adult in every five has sought mental health treatment in the past year.
  • August 16, 2019

    Friday news roundup August 16, 2019

    Ethiopia launched a national plan to end child marriage and FGM and Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed to start repatriating Rohingya refugees. Here's a snapshot of some of the news stories you may have missed this week.
    Ethiopia launched a national plan to end child marriage and FGM and Myanmar and Bangladesh agreed to start repatriating Rohingya refugees. Here's a snapshot of some of the news stories you may have missed this week.
  • August 15, 2019

    Jacinda Ardern: “Australia has to answer to the Pacific”

    Despite committing $800 million to address global warming in the region, Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison is fending off attacks over the country’s domestic emissions policies.
    Despite committing $800 million to address global warming in the region, Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison is fending off attacks over the country’s domestic emissions policies.
  • August 13, 2019

    Is Britain on the cusp of a recession?

    According to official figures for the second quarter of the year, amid Brexit turmoil, Britain’s economy has shrunk and it might be on the cusp of recession.
    According to official figures for the second quarter of the year, amid Brexit turmoil, Britain’s economy has shrunk and it might be on the cusp of recession.
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