In 2011, a young girl named Guo Meimei repeatedly blew on Weibo that she was ‘living in a big villa, and driving a Maserati’. Her posts and her identity as’commercial general manager of the Red Cross Society of China’ have triggered a great outcry of ‘Red Cross corruption’, ruining the reputation of the Society Since then, Guo Meimei continuously created news, but got safely through. Until recently, when she was arrested for ‘online gambling on the World Cup.
As China’s economy continues to slide down, the credit crunch caused by shadow banks also becomes more serious. As loan defaults are occurring more frequently, risks in making loan guarantees have risen sharply.
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Now let’s get our High Court to agree to this… Timeline Photos New Yorkers can now tell fracking operations to pack it up and go home. Read more:
Fælleserklæring og opråb til verden fra flere civilsamfundsorganisationer i #Gaza #GazaUnderAttack #freePalestine /pL Boykot G4S Joint call from civil society organisations in Gaza:We, Palestinians trapped inside the bloodied and besieged Gaza Strip, call on conscientious people all over the world, to act, protest, and intensify the boycotts, divestments and sanctions against Israel until it ends this murderous attack on our people and is held to account.With the world turning their backs on us once again, for the last four days we have in Gaza been left to face massacre after massacre. As you read these words over 120 Palestinians are dead now, including 25 children. Over 1000 have been injured including countless horrifying injuries that will limit lives forever – more than two thirds of the injured are women and children
Thom Hartmann talks about racial profiling and Washington DC’s response to too many black people being arrested for possessing marijuana.
First Minister Alex Salmond announces fresh funding for Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator programme [Published in GreenNews – Read
Nibbles: Millet festival, Seed eBay, Fonio frenzy, Kenya mangoes, Barbed wire, Potato diversity, Peruvian cuisine, Feeding Haiti, Shea paradox,…
There’s a millet festival in Chennai on 20 July. Any of our readers planning to go? “…the first ever, non-profit “eBay” of seed…” And you can contribute, if you
[This Day]Rio de Janeiro -The pathetic state of the Beautiful Game in Africa has reflected in FIFA not listing any of the players that featured for the continent’s five representatives at Brazil 2014 World Cup for individual honours. Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Cameroun and Algeria represented Africa at Brazil 2014.
[Capital FM]Mombasa -A prominent Mombasa tycoon accused of funding terror activities was shot dead by unknown gunmen on Friday night, police said, and urged the public to volunteer information on the killing.