The body of a man thought to be an asylum seeker, who may have been attempting to reach the Kent Coast in the UK, was discovered on a beach just outside Calais, northern France, according to French authorities.
Body thought to be asylum seeker found on beach near French port
An Indian scientific panel said the onset of winter and upcoming festivals could lead to a significant rise of up to 2.6 million coronavirus cases a month in the country if the rules in place to check the spread of the disease are relaxed.
India may see 2.6m COVID-19 cases a month if rules relaxed: Panel
Sunil N. is desperate. The polyglot tour guide from Sri Lanka used to show visitors from Germany and elsewhere around his island. But previous crises have hurt the tourist industry, and the coronavirus pandemic now means he has no source of income. "We are skipping meals," he told Deutsche Welle by email.
Global poor hit as COVID-19 causes drop in remittances
A divided world has failed to rise to the challenge of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said and warned concerted action was needed to prevent millions of people being pushed into poverty and hunger.
Divided world failing COVID-19 test, says frustrated UN chief
Wildfires have destroyed more than one-fifth of the Pantanal, the world's largest wetland, in Brazil, Bolivia, and Paraguay.
Wildfires have killed an estimated 600 jaguars in Brazil's Pantanal wetland
Local media report said on Saturday that the Indian government had begun identifying about 300 million people who would be given the vaccine first when it is ready.
India begins selecting people for priority coronavirus vaccines
Migrants in England who need National Health Service (NHS) care are being denied treatment for an average of 37 weeks, despite suffering from conditions such as cancer, heart problems or kidney failure, according to research.
Migrants in England denied NHS care for average of 37 weeks: Research
Ending hunger by 2030 would come with a price tag of $330 billion (£253 billion), according to a study backed by the German government.
Ending world hunger by 2030 would cost $330b, study finds

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