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Floral tributes are left outside Buckingham Palace following news of Prince Philip's death. — courtesy PA
April 10, 2021

Prince Philip to be laid to rest in low-key ceremony; Prince Harry to attend funeral

The UAE will join with the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in celebrating the 100th anniversary since its founding, which falls on April 11.
April 10, 2021

UAE joins Jordan's celebrations of 100 years since founding

A learner reads on a tablet in Mae Hong Son’s Ban Mae Sa Nga School in Thailand. — courtesy UNESCO/Pornpilin Smithveja
April 10, 2021

The more you learn, the more you earn: Education and poverty alleviation in Thailand

Health workers receive the COVID-19 vaccine in San Juan City, Metro Manila. — courtesy UNICEF/Jake Verzosa
April 10, 2021

Low-income countries have received just 0.2% of all COVID-19 shots given

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April 10, 2021

UN rights office urges protection, investigation, after latest clashes in West Darfur

April 10, 2021

Paris goals still ‘long way off’, says UN climate conference prez

A displaced woman in northern Mozambique receives food aid. — courtesy WFP/Grant Lee Neuenburg
April 10, 2021

Humanitarian catastrophe in northern Mozambique ‘beyond epic proportions’

Litter is removed from a beach in Watamu in Kenya. — courtesy UNEP/Duncan Moore
April 10, 2021

New project to help 30 developing countries tackle marine litter scourge

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Norway PM fined nearly 2,000 euros for breaking coronavirus rules

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 244,325 and virus-related fatalities to 1,393. — KUNA file photo
April 09, 2021

Kuwait single-day COVID-19 cases rise by 1,477 as deaths hit double digits

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