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Religion’s role in the global population crisis | Letters
Letters: Advocating family planning is not ‘eliminating the poor’. It is simply a matter of enabling poor people in developing countries to exercise the choices available to rich people everywhere


12, Sep, 2016 @4:42 PM

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The world needs leaders who refuse to fly, not another airport runway for the UK | Letters
Letters: My response to the 40 business leaders who demand a new runway is to ask if they think planet Earth can afford further inaction and hypocrisy on climate change


12, Sep, 2016 @4:40 PM

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Scottish food standards agency criticised over E coli poisoning case
FSS told newspaper it had no direct proof linking outbreak that killed three-year-old girl with artisan cheese-maker

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

12, Sep, 2016 @4:35 PM

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Ship found in Arctic 168 years after doomed Northwest Passage attempt
Exclusive: Perfectly preserved HMS Terror vessel sank during disastrous expedition led by British explorer Sir John Franklin

Paul Watson in Vancouver

12, Sep, 2016 @3:59 PM

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Reformed Greek appeals panel upholds Syrian refugee's deportation
Ruling is first since Greece changed makeup of appeal panels in attempt to speed up deportations to Turkey

Patrick Kingsley Migration correspondent

12, Sep, 2016 @3:15 PM

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Lifesaving UN aid regularly fails to reach besieged Syrians
US-Russia ceasefire may hit difficulties if aid fails to reach Aleppo as Assad regime accused of using restrictions as war tactic

Emma Beals and Nick Hopkins

12, Sep, 2016 @1:20 PM

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Belarus activists unmoved by election of two opposition MPs
Critics of Lukashenko regime say candidates were ‘appointed’ to appease west, and observers report vote-rigging

Alec Luhn in Moscow

12, Sep, 2016 @1:17 PM

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Letter from Ukrainian film-maker Oleg Sentsov smuggled out of prison
Serving 20-year sentence for activities in Crimea after Putin annexed the peninsula, Sentsov urges defiance against ‘cowardly enemy’

Luke Harding

12, Sep, 2016 @1:06 PM

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Syria: bitter foes weigh up chance of peace, but prepare for war to rage on
Scepticism towards agreement among Aleppo’s opposition groups is strong, particularly over insistence that al-Qaida elements must be weeded out

Martin Chulov

12, Sep, 2016 @12:24 PM

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MEPs to question man set to be UK's last EU commissioner
Sir Julian King, currently ambassador to France, must win backing of MEPs before he can take up security brief

Jennifer Rankin in Strasbourg

12, Sep, 2016 @11:29 AM

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Middle East’s leaders cross the Red Sea to woo east Africa
Iran, Saudi Arabia, Israel and others are seeking favours in Kenya, Sudan and Ethiopia as old alliances in the region falter

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

12, Sep, 2016 @11:15 AM

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Syrian ceasefire deal - the Guardian briefing
Everything you need to know about the ceasefire agreed between Russia and the US that is due to start at sunset on Monday

Martin Chulov

12, Sep, 2016 @11:03 AM

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