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276 killed in deadliest attack in Somalia’s history
At least 276 people were killed and around 300 others injured in the most powerful bomb blast ever seen in Somalia’s capital.
Asian, European ministers seek ways to tackle trade protectionism
13:41 24/09/2017
Economic leaders from Asia and Europe nations have gathered for the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, to discuss ways to cope with rising protectionism in trade and to cooperate in the next industrial revolution.
Hurricane Maria hits Dominican Republic
06:59 24/09/2017
On September 21st, Hurricane Maria lashed the Dominican Republic with heavy rain and high winds as it passed off its east coast.
Early Moments Matter for children’s brain development, UNICEF
16:06 22/09/2017
(CPV) - UNICEF launched #EarlyMomentsMatter, a new campaign supported by the LEGO Foundation on September 22nd 2017 to drive increased awareness about the importance of the first 1,000 days of a child’s life and the impact of early experiences on the developing brain.
Mexican President declares national mourning
09:11 22/09/2017
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has announced three days of national mourning in honour of the victims, after an earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale struck southern Mexico, 123 km from Mexico city, in Puebla state.
Strong earthquake in Mexico kills more than 200 people
17:51 21/09/2017
On September 19th, a powerful earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale struck Mexico.
Japanese PM to call snap general election
17:44 21/09/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to hold a snap general election as early as next month.
Tropical storm Talim batters Japan, thousands evacuate
17:18 19/09/2017
Hundreds of thousands were evacuated from Kagoshima prefecture as tropical storm Talim made landfall in Japan.
Japan, India enhance defence and security cooperation
09:14 19/09/2017
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at Gandhinagar, Gujarat state, Western India, in the framework of the 12th India - Japan Annual Summit.
President Donald Trump to meet Arab leaders
09:14 19/09/2017
US President Donald Trump will hold a series of meetings with Arab leaders, including of Jordan, Palestine and Egypt, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the U.N General Assembly meeting in New York, according to the White House.