Tensions over immigration bedevil many nations, but what makes the clash here particularly striking is that most of Singapore’s population was already ethnic Chinese.
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An Egyptian athlete has claimed the country's Olympic team was given fake Nike uniforms.
The Greenland ice sheet is melting at an ''unprecedented'' rate, according to NASA satellite data that shows 97 per cent of the vast mass is undergoing some form of melting.
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It seems that the most effective thing sustainability executives in large companies can do is to stop talking about sustainability.
Several competitors, including British rower Zac Purchase (pictured) have caused security headaches by tweeting high resolution images of their Locog accreditation, just days before Friday's opening ceremony.
TAU researcher's new method uncovers half-million ton mineral deposit in rough mountain terrain
An analysis of newly sequenced polar bear genomes is providing important clues about the species' evolution, suggesting that climate change and genetic exchange with brown bears helped create the polar bear as we know it today.
Once leaders in sustainable investment and shareowner advocacy, college and university endowments now lag behind many mainstream institutions in the uptake of environmental, social and corporate governance investment criteria.
Hundreds of UAE teenagers face disappointment this week when the federal universities announce which students have won places for September.