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  1. The sun is reflected off the windows of headquarter of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Dev

    EBRD issues its first 'health bond' worth 317 million zlotys

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on Tuesday it has issued its first "health bond", raising 317 million zlotys ...
  2. Russian President Putin delivers a speech during a gala show, marking the Defender of the Fatherlan

    Putin to pledge higher health, education spending in Thursday speech - sources

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to promise higher welfare and infrastructure spending when he addresses parliament on Thursday, but ...
  3. A military police officer patrols the Kelson's slum during an operation against crime in Rio d

    Brazil's 'What a shot' music video stirs debate amid violent crime wave

    A viral music video called "What a shot" is stirring debate in Brazil about the glamorization of crime and freedom of expression, as surging crime ...
  4. Ammar Aker, Chief Executive Officer at Paltel Group, gestures during an interview with Reuters in h

    Palestinians get 3G mobile services in West Bank

    Palestinian cellular providers launched high-speed data services in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, narrowing a technological gap with Israel ...
  5. The Wider Image: Romania's Roma culture seeks stage

    Romania's Roma culture seeks stage to depict discrimination

    Inside the grey walls of an independent theatre in the northwest Romanian city of Cluj, Roma actress Elena Duminica braided the hair of her ...
  6. nepal quake

    World Bank signs US$300m loan for Nepal quake reconstruction

  7. FILE PHOTO - Ukraine's President Poroshenko addresses the Parliamentary Assembly of the Counci

    World Bank joins IMF in criticism of Ukraine's anti-corruption draft law

    The World Bank has joined the International Monetary Fund in criticising a Ukrainian draft law to create an anti-corruption court, the newspaper ...
  8. Security guards screen workers as they go into the Indonesia Stock Exchange building in Jakarta

    Indonesia bourse holds minute silence for injured after floor collapse, investigations ongoing

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    Egypt wants outside experts to help settle Nile dispute

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    Half of world's people can't get basic health services - WHO