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
A lot war films have been made in Russia during the recent several years. Some are better, some are worse, but only two of them can be called special. There are rivers of blood and gaping wounds on the screen, special effects are blinding, but what they make is incredibly dull and uninteresting - bright, but meaningless.
Edward Snowden, the whistleblower of NSA's total control systems can be kidnapped from Russia. This is a priority for the British MI-6 and the British Embassy. Snowden has the information, the disclosure of which could become a nightmare for the U.S., even though the fugitive NSA specialist decided not to disclose some of his data
The Chinese are interested in a former Soviet health resort that used to be the most popular tourist destination during the times of the USSR. Chinese investors will come to the Crimea with a plan to build a deep-water port in the Black Sea for redistribution of the cargo coming from the East to Europe
On the last day of the applications to the UN Commission on the Law of the Sea, Canada has decided to follow the example of Russia and Denmark and justify its right to a part of the Arctic shelf up to the North Pole. The disputed overlap of the territories with Russia is approximately 29,000 square nautical miles
Seven goals from Bayern - Pepe Guardiola is doing at Bayern what he did at Barcelona and since the German squad is based on Bayern, is he doing for Germany what he did for Spain (based on Barça)? Arsenal are still setting the pace in the Premiership, the Russian Premiership hots up.
When the corporate media goes silent on Syria, we all know what that means. It means that the pet terrorists supported by France, the UK and the US, the FUKUS Axis, are taking a hiding, along with their supporters and financiers in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey.