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2015/05/27 22:45
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If it's melted, it's ruined. For Ben and Jerry's, social issues -- from marriage equality to marijuana legalization -- are best addressed head on. And now, the ice cream giant is tackling climate...
2015/05/27 22:45
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2015/05/26 15:36
2015/05/26 15:36
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Chemical warfare continues in Syria, unpunished Written byElliott AbramsSenior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations Protesters hold up signs during a demonstration marking...
2015/05/12 16:56
2015/05/12 16:56
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BRUSSELS: EU regulators will not accelerate a decision on whether to restrict use of the world's most widely used weed killer, even though it has been linked to cancer by the World Health Organization...
2015/05/11 21:45
2015/05/11 21:45
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For starters, it is important to professionalize the selection process. For too long, backroom deals among governments have taken precedence over searching for a candidate with the relevant skills and...
2015/05/10 20:48
2015/05/10 20:48
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Groups and collectives may seem the least likely place to start improving the public’s responses to climate. As Sting sings in All This Time, “Men go crazy in congregations, they only get better one...
2015/05/10 02:09
2015/05/10 02:09
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James Browne, senior research economist at the IFS, has criticised all three main parties for using figures "plucked out of thin air....to make sure all their sums add up". Since 2010, the tax system...
2015/05/07 01:37
2015/05/07 01:37
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Qatar’s strict worker rules, known as kafala, mean that many of the 400,000 Nepalese workers in the country have their passports taken by employers and find it difficult to get permission to go...
2015/05/02 17:12
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When it was revealed that the gang rapists of a 16-year-old girl in a small Kenyan town were sentenced to cut the grass around their local police station as a punishment, outrage about the case led to...
2015/05/01 08:28
2015/05/01 08:28
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HM Revenue & Customs is facing a possible legal challenge in the form of judicial review, over the use of a tax amnesty to exonerate hundreds of suspected tax evaders whose names appeared on documents...
2015/05/01 03:43
2015/05/01 03:43
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A campaign group has begun a legal process that could lead to Britain's tax authority facing a judicial review over its failure to take a tougher line with people alleged to have used accounts with an...
2015/04/28 10:27
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Make election of UN secretary-general an open, democratic process: India With the election of a secretary-general looming next year amid rising major global challenges, India has called for making...
2015/04/25 22:05
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Jeremy Heimans is co-founder of Purpose.com and was a co-founder of Avaaz.org, a global civic organization that operates in 15 languages and claims over forty million members in 194 countries. He...
2015/04/25 08:59
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The U.S.’ comment comes a few days after the government’s moves against Ford Foundation, putting on a watchlist all activities of the agency. The government’s decisions to put the U.S. aid agency...
2015/04/24 12:14
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Angela Cameron says she spent days trying to avoid thinking about what had happened after a college party last April. But when the University of Miami junior finally broke down and told her friends...
2015/04/23 17:42
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Two years since the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh killed more than 1,100 people making clothes for western retailers, a fund set up to compensate victims remains $6m out of...
2015/05/27 22:45
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