The new leader of ISIS has been captured in a police operation in Turkey after just 2 months in the job, according to local media. ... On Thursday, a Turkish news website OdaTV reported that Turkish security forces had arrested Abu Hassan in a "top secret" operation in the capital led by the Istanbul police and counter-terrorism units ... .
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More than 6.3 million Ukrainians have fled their country since Russia first invaded in late February 2022 ... Every day, Europeans have also opened their doors – and pockets – to host Ukrainians and help them find daycare, for example, and other services. But there is still an uncomfortable reality ... “Most of the burden is on us,” Trzaskowski said ... Photo.
Fierce battles raged in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, with Russian troops on the verge of encircling a key industrial city, as President Volodymyr Zelensky issued a bitter rebuke of the West for not doing enough to help Kyiv win the war ... "There is a colossal amount of shelling," he added ... In Kyiv, Zelensky echoed that plea ... Read more ... Russia's Feb ... ....
A group of economists has issued a new estimate of the future cost of climate change that is grabbing headlines ...Image ... Economists estimate future global greenhouse gas emissions by multiplying the predicted global gross national product – the total value of goods and services – by the average emissions per dollar of gross national product (GNP) ... ....
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The head of the World Bank has warned that Russia's invasion of Ukraine could cause a global recession as the price of food, energy and fertiliser jump. David Malpass told a US business event on Wednesday that it is difficult to "see how we avoid a recession" ... "As we look at the global GDP... "Progress is not satisfactory," Mr Li said ... Related Topics ... .
In 2020, Cristiano Ronaldo, a five-time FIFA player of the year became the first team-sport athlete to surpass $1 billion in career earnings ... For the ancient Romans, nothing was more captivating and dramatic than chariot racing ... Most charioteers were dead by their mid-20s ... Reconstruction of a Roman chariot race. ( Bernard GIRARDIN / AdobeStock) ... .
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Nearly half the population want Northern Ireland to remain in the UK, while a third would vote for a united Ireland tomorrow, a survey suggests. The Northern Ireland Life and Times survey found 48% of respondents supported the union - down from 54% in 2020 ... It also found an increase in people reporting a nationalist identity ... Related Topics ... Features ... .