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The city of Leipzig is a crucible for liberal European values, but the populist AfD is expected to challenge here in EU parliamentary elections.
The Palestinians have rejected an invitation to an economic conference in Bahrain. That bodes ill for Trump’s Mideast peace plan.
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s daily press conferences give journalists unprecedented access, but are also a platform to discredit media.
For centuries, Maan, Jordan, the last oasis before 500 miles of scorching desert, has made it a mission to feed pilgrims and travelers.
Europe's carbon emissions saw a drop in 2018, and Bedouin women's rights are gaining ground.
European elections will be all about immigration, if you listen to nationalist and populist politicians. But research indicates that’s not the case.
At Hopeworks, Dan Rhoton helps at-risk youths find opportunity by coupling coding and computer training with life readiness coaching.
European elections this week are expected to see a variety of Europhobic parties pick up around one-third of the EU parliament’s seats.
India’s national elections are a logistical feat, stretched over 39 days. On Thursday, the country learns if PM Narendra Modi has won a second turn.
A few months ago, many were saying nuclear arms control was dead. But Mike Pompeo said it was on the agenda of his trip to Russia last week.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed appointed Ms. Ashenafi the Supreme Court’s first female chief, one of many women named to Ethiopia’s top positions.
Churches step in to protect asylum-seekers from being deported, embroiling themselves in Europe’s fraught immigration debate.
Climate change threatens to turn southern Spain’s farmland into desert. Farmers are employing regenerative agriculture to fight back.
Rice can seem nearly synonymous with Japan, but consumption has shrunk by half. Do rice shops have a future?
The master architect, who died Thursday, created buildings that added elegance to landscapes with their powerful geometric shapes and grand spaces. He once said architecture can reach a level where it "influences people to want to do something more with their lives."
Taiwan's acceptance of gay and lesbian relationships began in the 1990s to help Taiwan stand out in Asia as an open society. Friday's vote allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including taxes, insurance, and child custody benefits.
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Ahead of European elections, more than 500 citizens from across the EU gathered in Brussels to civilly discuss the future of the bloc.
Divisive words, once taboo, are becoming commonplace in campaigns in the lead-up to EU elections. But experts warn the continued use of inflammatory language to gain visibility can also lead to violence.
As nationalist and anti-Europe voices have gained strength, the Röders have organized pro-Europe rallies that encourage political participation.
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