Donkey hide is being used in a Chinese medicine that’s becoming a booming product.
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An Ontario court is set to hear today a constitutional challenge to the federal ban on needles for drug-using prisoners.
Indian fire officials said they were able to douse a smouldering fire in a New Delhi building Monday, a day after a blaze there killed 43 people.
A new report on income inequality in Canada suggests visible minorities do not have as much access to investments and other sources of wealth.
New Zealand authorities say a volcano on White Island has erupted, raising alert levels to four, on a scale where five represents a major volcanic eruption
A crew of scientists on a long-term expedition to Antarctica saw a portion of their brains shrink, a side effect potentially related to them being in an isolated monotonous environment, according to a small-scale study.