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World’s biggest book fair kicks off in Dubai

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DUBAI: A gargantuan touring book sale that touts itself as the world’s largest is making its first stop in the Middle East, filling a huge hangar in Dubai with stacks of 3 million discounted books, open round the clock. Organisers hope to…

UN warns of ‘perfect storm’ of hunger, climate change

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ROME: A potent combination of hunger, climate change and man-made conflicts are creating a "perfect storm", the head of the UN's food arm warned Tuesday in a call to action on World Food Day. "You've got a nightmare, the perfect storm…

Harry, Meghan receive first baby gifts

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SYDNEY: British royals Harry and Meghan received baby gifts, met a koala couple and posed in front of Sydney´s dazzling Opera House Tuesday, on their first public outing since announcing they are to become parents. The happy prince and…