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More than a million UK residents live in 'food deserts', says study
More than a million people in the UK live in ‘food deserts’ — neighborhoods where poverty, poor public transport and a dearth of big supermarkets severely limit access to affordable fresh fruit and vegetables, a study claimed.
More than two million Muslims begin hajj pilgrimage
More than two million Muslims from around the globe on Sunday started the hajj pilgrimage at Islam's holiest sites in Saudi Arabia, one of the world's largest annual gatherings.
Trump threatened to send 25 million Mexicans to Japan at G7 summit: Report
US President Donald Trump threatened Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe he would send 25 million Mexicans to his country during a discussion on immigration, one of a series of bizarre statements by Trump that shocked fellow leaders at last week's acrimonious Group of Seven (G7) summit, according to a report.
A million more UK children in poverty than in 2010
The number of UK children growing up in poverty in working households will be a million higher than in 2010, a new study has found.
180 million-year-old ichthyosaur was pregnant with octuplets
Scientists have identified the remains of six to eight tiny embryos inside the womb of a 180 million-year-old ichthyosaur specimen. The ancient reptile was pregnant with octuplets when she passed away.
Harsh plight of 152 million child laborers
While trillions of dollars are being spent on exploring remote galaxies, Planet Earth is still home to harsh realities that could be easily — and much less expensively—resolved. One of them is that worldwide 152 million children are currently victims of child labor.
Million more UK children threatened with poverty
The UK government policy has created an austerity generation, threatening to send one million more children into poverty, a new report warned.
China lifting 800m people out of poverty is historic
China lifting more than 800 million people out of poverty since the start of its economic reform is a great story in human history, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said today, underlining that there is ‘lessons to be learned’ from this Chinese experience.
Up to 100 million girls unprotected against child marriage
Over 20,000 girls are married before the age of 18 every day around the world as countries continue to lack legal protections, according to a new study.
Why 23 million Americans don’t have fast Internet (video)
In rural America slow Internet can mean more than missing shows on Netflix. Poor service limits access to health, business, and education opportunities that are readily available in urban locations with fast networks.
Conflict keeps 27 million children out of school
Some 27 million children are out of school due to conflict, with girls facing a heightened risk of sexual and gender-based violence, the United Nations said in a report, calling on States and international organizations to integrate all uprooted children into the education system where they live.
Vaccines expected to save 20 million lives
New research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill shows that vaccines in the world's poorest countries will have prevented 20 million deaths by 2020.
Flexible work affects over four million people in UK
Analysis of EU survey data suggested millions in UK may suffer anxiety as a result of unpredictable management-imposed flexible working hours. Research in supermarkets found workers ‘begging’ for extra hours, and feeling they are being punished with last minute shift changes.
Cholera threatens over 1m Yemeni children
More than one million malnourished children aged under five in Yemen are living in areas with high levels of cholera, the charity Save The Children warned as it began sending more health experts to the worst hit areas.
This is the nation of 170 million enslaved children
Globally over 1.5 billion people live in countries that are affected by conflict, violence and fragility. Meantime, around 200 million people are affected by disasters every year — a third of them are children. And a significant proportion of the 168 million children engaged in child labor live in areas affected by conflict and disaster. These are the facts. Up to you to reflect on the immediate future of humankind.

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