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Daily Archives: November 8, 2017

Rohingya plight

Almost six weeks since the mass exodus of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar (formerly Burma) began, the United Nations say the total number of refugees in Bangladesh has now risen above 501,000. And still this figure rises.

Kiruna: Relocating a city

With the EU’s largest iron ore mine set on expanding further, residential areas in the municipality of Gällivare in Sweden have been forced to uproot and move outwards, despite an uncertain future for the mining industry.

A silent killer?

Luke Bennett investigates the issues surrounding worsening CO2 emissions, examining the benefits of proposed traffic-free zones.

The interior of the diner.

Review: Rocotillos

The first joint food review on Berkeley Squares! One of the new recruits to the Culture section joins the food critic on a trip to local diner Rocotillos.