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How India's super rich spend their rupees

The number of ultra- rich Indians rose 16 per cent in 2013-14 but their spending habits stayed the same: gold and jewellery top the list, followed by clothes and [...]
from FirstBiz on Jul 25, 2014.
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Unicef raises concern over child labour in Bolivia

The UN Children's Fund voices concern about exemptions in Bolivia’s new Code for Children and Adolescents that leave children as young as 10 at risk of child labour.
from UNICEF on Jul 25, 2014.

World's worst for development: Niger, Congo and CAR

Norway, Austria and Switzerland top this year's Human Development Report rankings, with Niger, D R Congo and Central African Republic filling the bottom three slots.
from UNDP on Jul 24, 2014.

UK urged to end policy of 'arms control by embarrassment'

The UK government is urged to stop promoting arms sales to oppressive regimes and end its policy of 'arms control by embarrassment'.
from CAAT on Jul 24, 2014.

Aids-free generation within our reach, says Bill Clinton

An “Aids-free generation” is within reach - if better care is provided for mothers with HIV and their newborn babies, former US President Bill Clinton has said.
from The Independent on Jul 24, 2014.
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Empowering Congo’s sexual violence survivors through reparations

Sucharita S.K. Varanasi on a way of helping sexual violence survivors in D R Congo.
from Inter Press service on Jul 25, 2014.

Climate scientists have a beef with beef

If you want to slow climate change, white meat may be the right meat, according to two new studies.
from Los Angeles Times on Jul 24, 2014.
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The GMO debate: what to consider

Countries must consider potential benefits and risks before deciding to introduce genetically modified organisms. Mwananyanda Mbikusita Lewanika provides the basics.
from Pambazuka News on Jul 25, 2014.
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