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'I got the power': Womanspreading takes hold of social media (and maybe 2018)

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IN THE PAPERS

What a story! France investigating Russian billionaire senator over tax fraud

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BUSINESS DAILY

US retailers gear up for post-Thanksgiving splurge

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MEDIAWATCH

Stars join campaign to #FreeCyntoiaBrown

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EYE ON AFRICA

Mnangagwa to be sworn in as Zimbabwe's president on Friday

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THE DEBATE

Hard bargaining: Lebanon prime minister returns and suspends resignation

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THE INTERVIEW

Keepers of the flame: Native American communities seeking to protect their cultural legacy

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FOCUS

Tunisians disillusioned, seven years after revolution

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ACCESS ASIA

Indonesia: New orangutan species found in Sumatra

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Planète

Interactive: Breaking down 7 billion

Latest update : 2011-10-31

The world’s population has hit seven billion, according to UN estimates. But further calculations suggest the globe will reach eight billion by 2025 and ten billion by the end of the century. An interactive look at our changing demography.

 

 

Date created : 2011-10-31

  • EARTH

    Is 7 billion too many for our overcrowded planet?

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  • Q&A: WORLD POPULATION

    Europe's role to shrink in world of 7 billion people

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