New WHO chief underscores importance of health as a rights issue

The third candidate, Pakistan's Dr. Sania Nishtar , was eliminated in the first round. Among his previous positions, Dr. Tedros was Ethiopia's Minister of Foreign Affairs and, prior, Minister of Health. As the top man at WHO, Tedros will have ... More..

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Study claims compression tights don't reduce fatigue
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Study claims compression tights don't reduce fatigue

Dr. Ajit Chaudhari , associate professor of physical therapy, orthopedics, mechanical engineering and biomedical engineering, is the study's lead author, tested two prototype compression tights by Nike , wh...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Chinese military official calls for safeguarding APAC security

Although the previous United States administration of Barack Obama insisted it was neutral territory, it spoke out strongly against the island-building and sought to build ties with, and among, the South East...More..

Terror attacks strike heart of London; 6 people killed
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Terror attacks strike heart of London; 6 people killed

Some witnesses reported seeing as many as three attackers, a figure not confirmed by police. People were warned to avoid the area while emergency vehicles attended to the incidents which police described as "...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Daily chartWho is to blame for the Conservatives' polling slump?

Turns out that next week's General Election doesn't hinge on immigration or Brexit negotiations, the key to Number 10 will actually be handed to the person most willing to instigate nuclear armageddon. Jere...More..

N Korea a 'clear and present danger', says US defence chief
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

N Korea a 'clear and present danger', says US defence chief

Mattis paraphrased former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, after a participant asked whether or not the world was witnessing the "destruction" of a rules-based order founded by the USA in the wake of ...More..

OH toddler revived after overdosing on opiates
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

OH toddler revived after overdosing on opiates

Police believe her baby got into drugs that were laying around the house. The dispatcher asks for the mother and then tries to talk her through CPR. Akron Police Lieutenant Rick Edwards said Carter was later ...More..

Civilian killed, 2 injured as India, Pakistan exchange fire along LoC
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Civilian killed, 2 injured as India, Pakistan exchange fire along LoC

He along with top brass of Indian Army and corps commanders of Jammu and Kashmir , held a meeting in Srinagar on Friday to review the situation. Rebel groups have fought for decades roughly 500,000 India...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

London terror attack: What we know is happening in three areas

Canadian diplomats in England are advising Canadians to avoid the area around London Bridge which was the scene of an incident late Saturday. The London Ambulance Service said "multiple resources" were be...More..

President Trump announces USA will withdraw from Paris climate deal
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

President Trump announces USA will withdraw from Paris climate deal

Scientists say Earth is likely to reach more unsafe levels of warming sooner if the USA retreats from its pledge because America contributes so much to rising temperatures. That means the USA could stay in the ...More..

Buildings Across the Planet Turn Green for Paris Climate Deal
by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Buildings Across the Planet Turn Green for Paris Climate Deal

Nike has also weighed in on the issue following the announcement. The Russian leader, who is keen to try to fix battered U.S. -Russia ties, said he thought there was no point dwelling on Trump's decision si...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Michael Bloomberg, US mayors vow to meet Paris targets even without Trump

Given the size of the California and NY economies it is possible this goal could approach the one pledged by former President Barack Obama of a 26-28 percent reduction in emissions by 2025, measured against...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Legendary southern rocker Gregg Allman to be laid to rest

Beginning at 6 a.m., fans began lining the roads from Snow's Memorial Chapel to Rose Hill Cemetery - the final resting place of both Gregg and Duane Allman . Born in Nashville, Tennessee, the rock star k...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

United Nations stands firm on climate change despite U.S. plans to withdraw

Mr Tillerson did not attend, whether out of resignation or as an everyday-act-of-resistance, we don't know. She wants Congress to take similar action. The American Coal Council said more than 90 percent of US c...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Juventus v Real Madrid live stream online, team news and predicted XIs

Cuadrado has become the third player to be sent off in a Champions League final, after Lehmann and Drogba. Although it was Real who opened the scoring through the clinical Ronaldo, the first half belonged...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

McKenna 'deeply disappointed' in USA decision to pull out of Paris

I say part of me wants to say that. I have not talked to the president about his personal views on what is contributing to climate change . Tillerson's argument to Trump was that leaving the agreement woul...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

J&J's Zytiga Boosts Survival in New, Severe Prostate Cancers

Of the 15,000 diagnosed when the disease is confined to the pelvic area, most could expect to live as long as they would if they were cancer-free. Patients who received both abiraterone and normal hormone th...More..

by | Воскресенье, Июня 04, 2017

Kabul: 20 killed in an attack during a protester's funeral

At least 12 people have been killed by explosions at the funeral for a politician's son who died in violent clashes in the Afghan capital Kabul . He said the upcoming June 6 peace conference in Kabul ...More..

Tornado touches down southeast of Edmonton, no reports of injuries or damage
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Tornado touches down southeast of Edmonton, no reports of injuries or damage

Stunning images and video of the tornado were captured by Albertans living in the area. "It started in the fields, and the dirt was just getting taken up, and we watched it get bigger and bigger and go across t...More..

by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Pence hits media circuit to defend Trump's Paris accord exit

He said he would notify the U.N. Secretary General and the climate change secretariat that US cities, states, businesses and others will aim to meet the United States' commitment to reducing emissions 26 percen...More..

Children strapped with explosives kill nine in north Cameroon
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Children strapped with explosives kill nine in north Cameroon

A local government official said the 10 gravely wounded had been transported to a hospital in a nearby town. The twin blasts which tore through the camp in the town of Kolofata, occurred about 6am after two b...More..

Link between autism, toxic lead levels found in baby teeth
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Link between autism, toxic lead levels found in baby teeth

Differences in metal uptake in children with and without autism were found in the months just before and after birth, with higher levels of lead in children with autism throughout development but the larges...More..

Widening B.C.-Alberta pipeline divide threatens Canada's climate change commitments
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Widening B.C.-Alberta pipeline divide threatens Canada's climate change commitments

The standoff has widespread political and economic implications for the nation and uniquely pits environmentally and progressive-minded governments in Ottawa and Alberta against two parties of the same ideologi...More..

China showed 'contempt' for other nations' interests, says US Defence Secy
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

China showed 'contempt' for other nations' interests, says US Defence Secy

Mr Mattis praised Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for his "dogmatic pragmatism" and his optimism to challenges in the region, before meetings with Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop, Defence Minister Marise ...More..

by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Trump quitting climate treaty 'very regrettable' - Angela Merkel

On Thursday the USA president announced he would pull his country out of the landmark agreement that has commitments from every country in the world except Syria and Nicaragua . Stephanopoulos asked Conway t...More..

by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Gov. Brown to Visit China Seeking Climate Change Support

Brown vigorously opposes the withdrawal and has been working with states and provinces around the world to set voluntary agreements to address global warming.The governor heads to China on Friday for meetings f...More..

by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Four people killed after explosions at Kabul funeral

Interior Ministry deputy spokesman Najib Danish says three explosions rocked a cemetery where Senator Alam Ezadyar's son was about to be buried. Salim Ezadyar was killed during a protest Friday attended by...More..

Surfing world icon Jack O'Neill who pioneered wetsuit dies
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Surfing world icon Jack O'Neill who pioneered wetsuit dies

Known for his signature eye patch, O'Neill invented wetsuits that allowed surfers to navigate northern and central California's cold-water waves year-round. Besides a strong interest in saving the great white...More..

Sixth suspect released in Manchester terror probe
by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

Sixth suspect released in Manchester terror probe

Officers were still trying to determine whether Abedi was part of a wider network , which could not be ruled out yet. The more than 1,000 officers working on the case have already made more than 7,000 ...More..

by | Суббота, Июня 03, 2017

French president invites American scientists, 'responsible citizens' to go to France

Former President Barack Obama expressed regret over Trump's decision and told the New York Times: "The nations that remain in the Paris agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs ...More..