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Worries pile up as waste grows in Pakistan
Pakistan generates about 20 million tonnes of solid waste annually, and its dumps have become a hub for child labour.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 12:21 GMT
India anti-mining activist wins 'Green Nobel'
Ramesh Agrawal honoured in US city of San Francisco as one of six recipients of Goldman Environmental Prize.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 10:06 GMT
Violence plagues Costa Rican conservationists
Poachers are becoming increasingly hostile towards ecologists in the central American nation.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 13:24 GMT
Flood alerts rise as storms batter Britain
Army brought in to build defences in southeast as residents in southwest battle a month of deluge.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 07:11 GMT
Battle ramps up over Canada oil pipeline plan
Environmental risks outweigh potential economic gains of Northern Gateway, aboriginal groups say, as court fight looms.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2014 19:13 GMT
UK is battered by hurricane-force winds
Heavy rains and 160 kph winds slam England on St Jude's Day, the patron saint of desperate causes.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 13:30 GMT
Fukushima clean-up years behind schedule
Residents of towns in exclusion zone around nuclear power station told they will not be moving back for some time.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 01:58 GMT
Ecuador: Chronicle of a death foretold
The South American country has opened tract of indigenous land, a biodiversity hotspot, to oil drilling.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 09:02 GMT
UK horsemeat scandal an act of fraud, say MPs
British parliamentary report calls for prosecutions but states contamination was not as widespread as feared.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 23:34 GMT
Mexico volcano ash disrupts US flights
Hundreds of passengers stranded in Mexico City's airport for a second day, as airlines cancel flights.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2013 06:20 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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