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Karl Malakunas

Karl Malakunas

    Trump hails 'great relationship' with self-proclaimed killer Duterte
    Trump hails 'great relationship' with self-proclaimed killer Duterte
    Donald Trump declared Monday he had a "great relationship" with Philippine...
    Rich, poor nations feud at UN climate talks
    Rich, poor nations feud at UN climate talks
    Rich and poor nations agreed on Friday on a roadmap for United Nations climate talks this year, but only after long-running feuds flared over a...
    UN climate tsar warns on expiration of Kyoto pledges
    UN climate tsar warns on expiration of Kyoto pledges
    Commitments by most developed countries to cut carbon emissions are likely to expire at the end of next year without a new round of legally binding...
    Calm urged as radiation spreads across Asia
    Calm urged as radiation spreads across Asia
    Small amounts of radiation from Japan's leaking nuclear power plant have spread across Asia, authorities said on Tuesday, deepening concerns for...
    China to step up 're-education' of Tibetans
    China to step up 're-education' of Tibetans
    China warned on Saturday it would step up a controversial "re-education" campaign for Tibetans after a fresh protest showed a huge security...
    China admits to shooting at Tibetans
    China admits to shooting at Tibetans
    China admitted for the first time that security forces shot at Tibetan protesters, as the military on Friday pursued its crackdown on volatile...
    We can tackle global warming, says UN report
    We can tackle global warming, says UN report
    Nations have the money and technology to save the world from the worst ravages of global warming, but they must start acting immediately to...
    China feels rising cost of interests in Africa
    China feels rising cost of interests in Africa
    A deadly attack by rebels on a Chinese-run oil field in Ethiopia that left more than 70 dead is the latest example of the human and political cost...
    Els, Goosen hope to ease Masters pain
    Els, Goosen hope to ease Masters pain
    Ernie Els and Retief Goosen will be aiming to ease very different forms of Masters heartache when they tee off at the BMW Asian Open in Shanghai on...
    Spaniard Pedrosa wins first MotoGP title
    Spaniard Pedrosa wins first MotoGP title
    Spanish whiz Dani Pedrosa became the second-youngest winner in the history of motor cycling's premier class with victory in the Shanghai Grand Prix...
    China's New Year fireworks frenzy kills 36
    China's New Year fireworks frenzy kills 36
    Fireworks explosions killed 36 people and injured hundreds more in China as traditional Lunar New Year celebrations led to much mayhem as well as...