Last year was the hottest year on record without a warming El Nino event, according to reports published Thursday by multiple agencies, revealing a clear signal of continuing, human-caused climate change on our planet.
For creating a shared future in a fractured world, China's continued commitment to international dialogue and cooperation is vital, Klaus Schwab, founder and chief executive of the World Economic Forum (WEF), told Xinhua in a recent interview.
Washington loves to brand itself as a "shining city on the hill", yet the latest government shutdown in the heart of Western democracy has once again exposed its chronic flaws.
With the Finnish Presidential Election Day barely ten days away, the current president Sauli Niinisto enjoys a level of popularity which is higher than any of his recent predecessors.
With Berlin and Paris stepping up efforts to drive forward pro-federal European Union (EU) reforms following a preliminary coalition deal in Germany between Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Social Democrats (SPD), the Netherlands, which prefers a more liberal and less federal EU, faces serious challenges to secure an influential position in the post-Brexit 27-member bloc.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will start a trip on Friday to the Middle East including stops in Egypt, Jordan and Israel. The upcoming tour is likely to be bumpy and will do little to mollify the rising rage in the region over America's Palestinian policy, said experts.
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