THE MINING CRUNCH IS HERE: Rio Tinto’s earnings halved as price falls cause $7.7 billion worth of pain
REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov The mining crunch is here. Rio Tinto’s full-year underlying earnings have been cut almost in half to $US4.54 billion as…
Political parties driving force behind initiatives
Inheritance tax reform, energy tax instead of value-added tax, family initiative, Ecopop – this is only a small selection of people’s initiatives…
With Support Across Voting Blocs, Sanders Makes History in New Hampshire
Nadia Prupis, staff writer Bernie Sanders made history on Tuesday night as the senator won the crucial New Hampshire primary by a landslide over…
He Shooots, He Scores
Abby Zimet, staff writer Not A Green Room Kinda Guy Dept: After Bernie Sanders took the New Hampshire primary, he passed the celebratory time till…
South Africa: Post-Apartheid District Six Slow to Rise Again
[Deutsche Welle] Half a century ago, South Africa's apartheid regime declared Cape Town's District Six a white-only area and its multiracial…
Ukraine: Attacks, Military Use of Schools
Protect Students, Schools by Joining Safe Schools Declaration(Berlin) – Hostilities in eastern Ukraine have damaged or destroyed hundreds of…
No one left behind: Register for GCARD conference on agri-food innovation and research for a sustainable world
“No One Left Behind: Agri-food Innovation and Research for a Sustainable World” is the theme of the third Global Conference on Agricultural…
Contribute to the development of a new CGIAR livestock research program
2016/02 - CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish[Published in AidNews - Read the original…
France To Build 621 Miles Of Solar Roads
Solar roads sound too "gee whiz" to work. But it would be terrific if they…
Romania’s Government allocates EUR 78 mln for local elections
The Romanian Government has allocated RON 350 million (EUR 78 million) to organize the local elections that will take place on June 5, the…
New year, same old problems for China stocks
Shares in the financial hub of Hong Kong fall to a three year low as markets re-open after a prolonged Chinese new year holiday, and as Tara Joseph…
Fed seeks to reassure markets on rate increases
Yellen broadly hinted that the Fed would hold off on a further increase in its benchmark federal funds interest rate when its policy-making Federal…