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Global gender gaps: Putting Iran's protests in context
CCP: The Chinese Covid Protests
Qatar spend: The 2022 World Cup is the most expensive ever
The carbon conundrum: Plotting emissions, as COP27 enters its final week
Afghanistan: Years of progress in education are now at risk
Inmates: The US incarceration rate has fallen again
More extreme, more often: How global warming makes extreme events more likely
Cuba: The country is in turmoil, as protests spill into the streets
Troops in Afghanistan: US troops in Afghanistan now likely number hundreds, rather than thousands
Twins: Twins are a lot more common than they used to be
Coral reef: Rising sea temperatures are putting the Great Barrier Reef at risk
Pandemic hobbies: Some have stuck around longer than others
State of the pandemic: Where are we vs. the peak? We check the latest data on 6 key regions
Less conversation, more action: How many countries have made pledges to get to net zero emissions?
An own goal: The proposed soccer "Super League" was all about money
COVID in India: Cases are exploding in the world's second most populous country
Vaccine update: How long until we've administered enough?