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      Thailand faces pressure after mass grave discovery

      Thailand is coming under renewed pressure over its role in international people smuggling after police unearthed a mass...

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    1. FT Photo Diary

      April 29, 2015

      Damage in Durbar square

      Nepalese soldiers stand next to wrecked buildings at Durbar square, a UNESCO world heritage site that was badly damaged by...

    2. April 28, 2015

      Pope to weigh in on climate change action

      A senior Vatican official has launched an attack on fossil fuels and urged wealthy nations to slash their carbon emissions,...

    3. April 28, 2015

      Ban Ki-moon attacks EU plans for strikes on Libyan smugglers’ boats

      Ban Ki-moon, UN secretary-general, is opposed to plans by the EU to mount military strikes against boats used by human...

    4. The Exchange

      April 28, 2015

      Saudis' stance on mediation undermines Muslim institutions

      The conflict in Yemen is a multi-sided civil war rather than a proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia, and that needs to be...

    5. April 27, 2015

      New Turkish Cypriot leader urges peace with Greek compatriots

      Mustafa Akinci, the newly elected Turkish Cypriot leader, wants to revive stalled peace talks with the internationally...

    6. beyondbrics

      April 27, 2015

      Emerging nations will demand a say over who becomes next UN Secretary General

      With a decision due next year, the process of choosing the next United Nations Secretary General is already under way...

    7. April 26, 2015

      Russia is looking for allies, not deals, in Latin America

      Argentine President Cristina Fernández’s jokes were lost in translation when she sought to win over a group of bemused...

    8. April 26, 2015

      Bangladesh army funded to forget its role as neutral referee

      For decades, warring Bangladeshi politicians have been able to rely on a safety valve when the pressure rises and an...

    9. April 23, 2015

      Australia’s policy of sending refugees to Cambodia draws ridicule

      Australia’s policy of sending refugees to Cambodia lurched towards farce on Thursday when its rosy portrayal of the country...

    10. April 22, 2015

      US hawk John Bolton ponders whether to go for big prey in 2016

      He’s back. Still courting controversy. Still loving regime change. With the American presidential election season looming,...

    11. The World

      April 21, 2015

      Europe's migrant crisis in five numbers

      EU officials have come under renewed pressure to take action against flotillas of migrants from Africa following the deaths...

    12. April 20, 2015

      Libya’s chaos allows migrant numbers to surge

      For the thousands of migrants braving the waters of the Mediterranean, the voyage to Europe is the last leg of a perilous...

    13. April 20, 2015

      Marshall Islands calls for curbs on maritime carbon emissions

      The Marshall Islands, holder of one of the world’s largest shipping registries, has called for curbs on maritime carbon...

    14. April 20, 2015

      Businesses to unite on green agenda including carbon taxes

      Global businesses are set to reach an agreement to work together to support a higher carbon price, more green technology in...

    15. April 17, 2015

      Migrants are ready to risk everything for a better life in Europe

      There was barely any chatter, and rarely a smile, among the almost 600 migrants who slowly disembarked from a white Italian...

    16. April 17, 2015

      Clean water is essential to preventing the return of cholera

      In the Village de l’Espoir in northern Haiti’s Kimbé district, a water pump is sealed with a heavy padlock. Twice a day, the...

    17. April 14, 2015

      Obama to remove Cuba from terror list

      President Barack Obama is to remove Cuba from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism, in a move that will further...

    18. April 13, 2015

      More migrants attempt Mediterranean crossing to Italy

      Almost 6,000 migrants have been rescued by Italian Naval and Coast Guard vessels off the coast of Libya in the past three...

    19. April 9, 2015

      Former Bosnian Serb general loses genocide appeal

      A Bosnian Serb general sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in the Srebrenica massacre lost an appeal against his...

    20. April 8, 2015

      UN envoy upbeat on progress against Ebola

      An end to the Ebola epidemic in Liberia and Sierra Leone is within sight but the outbreak is volatile in Guinea and all...

    21. beyondbrics

      April 8, 2015

      Crunch meeting in July to decide finance for world's poor

      Global gabfests on international development are an easy target for ridicule, given that some of them contribute little more...

    22. April 7, 2015

      Imprisoned former Maldives leader fights for his release

      Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed, who was jailed last month on terrorism charges, has assembled a heavyweight...

    23. April 3, 2015

      Israel condemns Iran nuclear deal

      Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s prime minister, denounced the framework deal between Iran and world powers to contain Tehran’s...

    24. April 3, 2015

      Five takeaways from Iran nuclear deal

      1) Sanctions Iran wanted immediate removal of all UN sanctions and relief from the American and European economic and...

    25. April 1, 2015

      Yemen citizens struggle as supplies dwindle

      Yemeni civilians already coping with a mounting death toll from street clashes and air raids now face dwindling fuel,...

    26. April 1, 2015

      Head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government rejects dismissal

      A political showdown looms in Libya after the prime minister of one of the country’s two competing governments rejected a...

    27. FT Alphaville

      April 1, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. Emerging market forex reserves are shrinking. From a peak $8tn in mid-2014, cash...

    28. March 31, 2015

      Tripoli authority sacks prime minister

      The self-declared authority in Libya’s capital sacked its prime minister, Omar al-Hassi, on Tuesday citing his unpopularity...

    29. March 31, 2015

      Leading economies miss UN deadline to file climate change pledges

      Some of the world’s leading industrial economies have missed a UN deadline to file their opening offers for a global climate...

    30. March 31, 2015

      ‘Magnificent’ Iranian negotiators haggle down to the wire

      In high-stakes diplomacy with the Iranians , nuclear negotiators have come to accept one particular truisim: the haggling...

    31. March 31, 2015

      Diplomats struggle to salvage Iran nuclear deal

      Talks to secure a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers have limped on past their scheduled deadline as negotiators try...

    32. March 30, 2015

      Houthi rebels defy Saudi air raids to advance on Aden

      Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels pushed hard into the southern city of Aden. The move showed that the Shia group had no...

    33. March 30, 2015

      World powers mount final push to secure Iran nuclear deal

      With just two days to go until a crucial deadline expires, diplomats are preparing to mount a final push to secure a nuclear...

    34. March 29, 2015

      Middle East tensions heighten as pressure builds over Yemen

      Tensions sharpened across the Middle East on Sunday after Arab leaders sought to raise the pressure on Iran by announcing a...

    35. March 29, 2015

      EU’s southern flank is exposed, Italy’s foreign minister warns

      Europe risks perilously overlooking threats from its southern flank as the Ukraine crisis dominates attention and reawakens...

    36. March 28, 2015

      Yemen’s ousted president vetoes ceasefire

      Yemen’s ousted president Abd-Rabbu Hadi has effectively vetoed calls for a ceasefire in the war-torn country, saying air...

    37. March 27, 2015

      Talks on Iran nuclear deal edge closer, say diplomats

      Representatives of the world powers gathering in the Swiss city of Lausanne this weekend insist they are closer than ever to...

    38. March 26, 2015

      Israel launches last-minute push to counter Iran nuclear deal

      Israel has embarked on a last-minute lobbying campaign aimed at undermining efforts to clinch a nuclear deal with Iran,...

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