Extra hour of screen time per day associated with poorer GCSE grades
An extra hour per day spent watching TV, using the internet or playing computer games during Year 10 is associated with poorer grades at GCSE at age…
‘Unethical’ targets in India’s private hospitals
Many doctors working in India's private hospitals are under pressure to carry out unnecessary tests and procedures to meet revenue targets, according…
Canada in Recession After Another GDP Decline
Canada recently released it’s GDP numbers from the 2nd quarter and they showed yet another decline in GDP, indicating that the country is entering…
U.S. Sees Surge of Ultra Poor
By some estimates, the number of “ultra poor” in the United States has increased such to that of a third world…
The Holy See gets new specs
Pope Francis may be seeing more clearly now on the eve of his upcoming trip to the United States. Rough Cut (no reporter…
Weekend Reading: View From The Edge
Submitted by Lance Roberts via STA Wealth Management, Earlier this week,  I posted a fairly in-depth look at the recent correction to try and…
Anti-corruption conference not right venue to talk about RM2.6b donation, minister tells TI president
referring to the Chief Secretary to the government Tan Sri Ali Hamsa’s defence. Rahman also said it was “out of place” for those at the…
AAP government planning a treat for restaurant industry, licensing process to be simplified
The changes introduced in the past six months include making the licence renewal process online, in turn reducing human interface which, sources…
Austria and Germany agree to open borders to thousands of refugees stuck in Hungary
The leaders of Germany and Austria on Friday agreed to permit the entry of thousands of migrants from Hungary -- as the refugee crisis in Europe…
Putin: Europe Blindly Following US Policies in Region
Published on Sep 4, 2015 Russian president blames Europe’s policy on the Middle East and North Africa for the current refugee crisis. Vladimir…
Israeli Jets Attack Gaza Strip After “Sniper Fire”
Published on Sep 3, 2015 Israeli warplanes have carried out an air raid on the besieged Gaza Strip. The Israeli military said fighter jets scrambled…
The Week in Photos: So much to celebrate
#sidebar{display:none}The Week in PhotosA collection of photos from CURE locations around the worldCURE ZambiaPhotos by Abby Tumelo and Situmbeko…