More than 30 arrested amid Dutch port unrest

More than 30 arrested amid Dutch port unrest

Dutch riot police have arrested more than 30 in a wave of unrest since protests on July 16 shut down two ports and descended into flames. The unrest, involving hundreds of rioters, is the…

How not to take maternity leave and parental pay

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How not to take maternity leave and parental pay

Related article: UK fertility regulator rejects Canadian case for free IVF Ontario’s human resources director has ruled that, as a municipal employee, city councillor Al Maghnieh is entitled to sick pay – unless he…

Buddhist Bible: A 150th Anniversary Exhibition

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Buddhist Bible: A 150th Anniversary Exhibition

Photo Even in ancient times, wisdom (and beauty) seemed to flow from the sound of silence. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Buddhist Bible. For weeks before, in the midst of the…

Rome tourists topple over into Colosseum beer

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Rome tourists topple over into Colosseum beer

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A video shows tourists staggering onto the grounds of the ancient amphitheatre Tourists in Rome have been caught on camera slipping into the Colosseum and drinking beer from its…

Saudi Arabia targets world's low-carbon future

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Saudi Arabia targets world’s low-carbon future

Saudi Arabia on Monday set a target of delivering a net-zero emissions world by 2060 by adopting policies to cut carbon emissions from almost all forms of energy production, according to a report in…

German boy dies after taking fake medicine

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German boy dies after taking fake medicine

Written by Staff Writer Tim Stevens, CNN A week after Angela Merkel’s government issued a fresh warning about the prevalence of pharmaceutical deaths caused by fake medicines in Germany, more cases have emerged. The…