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Will an AIDS Mega-conference in Durban contribute to the end of HIV?: The 21st International AIDS conference – AIDS2016 -draws to a close today. Held every two years, this massive conference brings together policymakers, activists, scientists, and people living with HIV to face the challenge of bring an end to AIDS. This year’s theme was “Access Equity Rights Now,”...
And the Winner of the First UN Sec Gen Straw Poll is…: Former UN Refugee Agency Chief Antonio Guterres! Helen Clark, meanwhile, came in fourth place. But there will be more polls. ”Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres topped the first informal poll to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the next U.N. secretary-general on Jan. 1 followed by Slovenia’s...
Here’s How the Next UN Secretary General Candidate Will be Selected: Today, the Security Council will hold its first major meeting on selecting the next Secretary General of the United Nations. The Council will meet behind closed doors to take the first “straw poll” of the Secretary General candidates. This is technically an informal vote, but the outcome may very...
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One dead and 11 injured in bar explosion in Germany city of Ansbach: Explosion was caused by a device, not a gas cylinder as previously thought
Munich shooting: Police question 16-year-old friend of Ali David Sonboly who may have known his plans: Ali David Sonboly killed nine people in a rampage at a McDonalds in the city on Friday evening
Santa Clarita fire: Dead body found in burned car as California wildfire continues to rage: Thousands of homes are at risk as strong winds push the flames into residential areas
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Universal Basic Income: In a referendum on Sunday, Swiss voters rejected a proposal for a guaranteed annual income for everybody by an overwhelming 78%-22% majority. But the idea was not crazy, and it is not going to go away. The Dutch city of Utrecht is developing a pilot project for a universal basic income th...
Brexit: What If?: After months in which opinion polls showed a 6-10 percent lead for the “Remain” side in the referendum campaign on continued British membership of the European Union, the numbers have suddenly shifted in favour of “Leave”. The latest Guardian/ICM polls revealed that 52 percent of those polled...
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Chicago granny faces 6 year mandatory sentence for kicking officer in shin: After kicking a deputy in the shin during a scuffle at her son’s trial, a Chicago woman is facing a trial of her own. Due to mandatory minimum sentencing laws, she may end up behind bars for at least six years and lose her social benefits. Read Full Article at RT.com
'Robot Rubio' brigade says they were roughed up by Rubio campaign staff: Demonstrators associated with progressive organizations dressed as robots and mocking presidential candidate Marco Rubio's recent debate performance, were not well received by the candidate's supporters and – allegedly – his staff in New Hampshire. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Documentary Reveals How Israel Convinces Americans: “Palestine Occupies Israel”: In this episode of ‘Behind the Headline,’ host Mint Press Mnar Muhawesh meets Sut Jhally, an expert on media manipulation and propaganda. In the film ‘The Occupation of the American Mind,’ Jhally and others examine how high-paid spin doctors control…
Countering IMF Propaganda against Brexit: Transcript of  Peter Koenig’s interview with PressTV on the IMF’s anti-BREXIT propaganda in Beijing ahead of the G-20 financial officials’ meeting in Chengdu, southwestern China’s:  According to the Associated Press, “The head of the International Monetary Fund called Friday to…
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Can Hillary Clinton Close the ‘God Gap’?:
5 Faith Facts About Tim Kaine: ‘I Do What I Do for Spiritual Reasons’:
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Limping Away from Disaster: What became the European Union of 28 member states, as of today, started as an initiative to secure lasting peace in Europe. Fostering economic integration through freer trade and cooperation was adopted as a means towards that end. As matters progressed, the union of Western democracies became m...
The Populists Are Revolting: It wasn’t supposed to be like this. Donald Trump? He wasn’t supposed to be the Republican nominee. A lightweight. Too vulgar. A joke candidate. Brexit? The people weren’t supposed to vote to leave the European Union. Too risky. Too parochial. Economic and political suicide. Austrians almost ele...
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Contradictory Measures Towards Female Genital Cutting Eradication in Nigeria: On 5 May 2015, Nigeria took an important step towards ending the physically and psychologically harmful practice of female genital cutting (FGC) by passing a law prohibiting the procedure. While enacting the law that bans the practice is an important step towards supporting the reproductive and h...
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Action on climate change is cheaper than inaction: Many are afraid that tackling climate change is going to be too costly. But increasingly, studies are showing action will not just be cheaper than inaction, but could actually result in economic, environmental and even health benefits, while improving sustainability. This new page...
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