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Conflict has increased since the pandemic broke out, report says

London, June 17, (dpa/GNA) - Conflict levels around the world has increased since the pandemic broke out, according to the annual Global Peace Index, published on Thursday by the Institute for Economics and Peace. The report, that assesses the situation in 2020, shows that conflict has increased worldwide for the ninth time in 12 years. The Institute's Founder, Steve Killelea, said the pandemic was to blame. Although...

Jun 17, 2021 at 1:21pm

Three dead in flooding and landslides in Nepal

Kathmandu, June 16, (dpa/GNA) - At least three people have died in Nepal after monsoon-induced floods and landslides hit several parts of the country late Tuesday, officials said.

Jun 16, 2021 at 4:27pm