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World tourist numbers pass billion

The number of tourists in the world this year will pass the one-billion mark despite the economic crisis, the head of the World Tourism Organisation said Wednesday. “The need to travel is defying economic...


Poor sanitation kills 2.7 mn people a year: UN

Improving sanitation and building more toilets could save millions of lives around the world and would remove an important source of inequality, the UN said Friday ahead of World Toilet Day. Eliminating inequalities can...