Coming a little late, at 12:03 pm, on December 12, Russian President Vladimir Putin, in the presence of some 1,100 guests, began reading his message to two houses of the parliament of the Russian Federation. Putin delivered his Address to the Federal Assembly in St. George Hall of the Grand Kremlin Palace
A review of internal emails from 2011 provides an example of the bent ethics and professionalism that was so common in the US Army's Human Terrain System (HTS) and scores of other US military programs; for example, the US Army Center for Substance Abuse Programs
Health leaders must look beyond their own health systems and develop partnerships with other sectors such as education, labor, agriculture, and finance in order to tackle the issue of obesity and Non Communicable Diseases, a panel of experts said today
The norm of the Russian Constitution that establishes the primacy of international law over the national legislation is causing increasingly more debates. Some say that article 15 of the Russian Constitution should remain unchanged. Others say that it is necessary to revise the rule and return the sovereignty of Russia that is suitable for the...
Theoretically, there is a threat that the country would split into three parts. But neither the West nor Russia are interested in the split of Ukraine. Eastern Ukraine and south-east feed all the other regions of Ukraine. But for the West (the EU), this scenario is disadvantageous. The European Union is already feeding the Baltic states
Chelsea, Schalke, Dortmund, Arsenal, Atlético Madrid, Zenit Saint Petersburg, Barcelona, AC Milan join Manchester United, Leverkusen, PSG, Olympiacos, Real Madrid, Galatasaray, Bayern Munich, Manchester City, through to the knock-out phase of the Champions League.
Around 230 million children under five years of age have not been registered, meaning they do not officially exist and are more easily excluded, at best, from healthcare and education systems. At worst, invisibility means that can fall prey to child trafficking rings and become trapped in pornography, prostitution and organ harvesting networks.
More must be done to enable the spread of new ideas in healthcare according to a groundbreaking new study launched on 11 December. The research, published on the second day of the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) in Doha, Qatar, reveals that the spread of new ideas in health care requires governments and healthcare organizations to set...
April 14, 2013 - Libyans called it the eighth wonder of the world. Western media called it a pet project and the pipe dream of a mad dog. The "mad dog" himself in 1991 prophetically said about the largest civil engineering venture in the world: "After this achievement, American threats against Libya will double. The United States will make excuses...
Ukraine is a country where instability is a chronic condition. Over the time that Ukraine has been independent or semi-independent, since the days of Bohdan Khmelnytsky and including the period of the Civil War, it had always been unstable. The only time Ukraine was a stable state was when it was part of the Russian state
The Pentagon refused to buy Russian Mi-17 helicopters worth about one billion dollars under the public pressure. Congressional hearings have revealed that the deal was made without proper justification, by silencing possible alternatives. The secrecy hides the military budget considered to be the most transparent in the world
Manchester United, Leverkusen, PSG, Olympiacos, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Manchester City through to the knock-out phase of the Champions League. The following teams continue in the Europa League: Shakhtar Donetsk, SL Benfica, Plzen. To decide: Group C, where Galatasaray and Juventus have to replay (weather and pitch conditions).
World leaders and policy makers gathered in Doha to discuss innovative solutions to the most pressing global health challenges at the inaugural World Innovation Summit for Health. The Summit will showcase a practical range of recent innovations from around the world including technological advances, new business models, design-based solutions, etc