The United Nations has issued a new appeal for humanitarian funds from donor countries, saying the current finances only suffice a quarter of what is needed worldwide.
UN renews appeal for increased humanitarian funds
South Korean food safety watchdog said it has busted seven people suspected of illegally importing edible pigments sold at a French store, in a case that also involved 16 other people who allegedly made and distributed macarons containing the pigments.
S. Korea watchdog busts 23 on suspicion of smuggling
The UK student population has doubled in the last 20 years to almost two million. During this time, higher tuition fees have placed increased pressure on students — with a recent survey finding that 75 percent of students who receive a maintenance loan feel stressed about their debt.
More UK students experience mental health problems
Students in Köyceğiz District of western province of Muğla in Turkey have collected plastic bags from the sea so that loggerhead sea turtles do not mistake them for edible jellyfish.
Turkish students collect plastic bags to save loggerhead sea turtles
War, violence and persecution worldwide are causing more people than ever to be forcibly displaced, according to a report published by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.
War, violence, persecution push displacement to new unprecedented high
Seventy-four percent of the world's population will be exposed to deadly heatwaves by 2100 if carbon gas emissions continue to rise at current rates, according to a study published in Nature Climate Change.
Deadly heatwaves will continue to rise
Sound familiar, Moms? It should: A new poll finds that six out of 10 American mothers say they've been criticized for their parenting skills.
Poll: Most mothers have been 'mommy-shamed'
South Korean premature birthrate has nearly doubled in the past 16 years, a survey showed, with a growing number of women getting married late and experiencing difficulties having babies.
Premature deliveries double due to late marriages: Survey
Representative Office of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Iran has invited all creative Iranian children and youth in the fields of painting, graphic and video to take part in the international competition to design poster and video for world food day in 2017.
Iranian children, youth invited to take part in World Food Day contest
Police officers who exhibit low self-control in their personal lives are more likely to use deadly force on the job, according to a University of Texas at Dallas study.
Police study links low self-control, officers' use of deadly force

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