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Multilateralist Macron is the anti-Trump at UN General Assembly

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FOCUS

Rio mired in economic crisis a year after hosting Olympics

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ENCORE!

Elizabeth Strout: 'There’s something emotionally truthful about my characters'

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THE INTERVIEW

Polish foreign minister: Macron's comments on Poland 'were not necessary'

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THE OBSERVERS

The controversial colonial statue in Senegal; and the centuries-old town in Turkey being destroyed by the govt

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BUSINESS DAILY

End of an era: Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy

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IN THE PAPERS

'We aren't ready' for a second vote in Kenya and flip-flopping on climate change

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IN THE PAPERS

Another Hurricane? It's Maria's turn. And, when's your printer going to stop working?

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EYE ON AFRICA

DR Congo: New report says army worked with militias to massacre hundreds in Beni

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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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