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Obesity: Africa’s new crisis
2014-09-21, The Observer
Size matters: Naomi Kavindu Magutu, right, a 60-year-old former teacher with morbid obesity, at the Ceragem UkundaCentre in Kenya. Unable to walk properly, she began...
Scientists reveal ‘fair system’ for countries to tackle climate change
2014-09-21, The Observer
A man walks by the polluted waters of Guanabara Bay near Rio de Janeiro. Brazil would have to cut emissions by 22% to do its fair share. Photograph: BudaMendes/Getty...
My daughter sounds uneducated because she says ‘like’ so much
2014-09-21, The Observer
Mariella Frostrup: ‘Our children’s generation is seemingly happier to zoom in on their personal computers than out to the world beyond technology.’ Photograph: Getty The...
A bus driver sits inside a bus as a huge screen showing a live broadcast of China's new Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping speaking during a press event to introduce the newly-elected members of the Politburo Standing Committee, is reflected in a window, in Beijing Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012.
2014-09-20, Business Insider
Ng Han Guan/APChinese PresidentXi Jinping walks near a guard of honor at a welcome ceremony for Myanmar President Thein Sein in Beijing, China. The clue is in the name....
 
Ha'aretz: Ten of the 16 members of the Palestinian unity government are abroad this week. Four of them — Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, who also serves as interior minister; Foreign MinisterRiad Malki, Finance Minister Shukri Bishara and National Economy Minister...
TSN Canada: LONDON, Ont. - Petri Kontiola doesn't remember his last NHL game. "It's been a long time since I played last time," he says. Long, indeed. Picked with the 196th overall selection by the Chicago Blackhawks in 2004, Kontiola hadn't suited up in...
noodls: (Source: AIBA - International Boxing Association) The Indian boxing team takes the maximum number of thirteen athletes to the Asian Games in Incheon, which will be their second large multisport event of 2014 following their Commonwealth Games appearance in...
Stars and Stripes: WASHINGTON — Three Afghan soldiers who went missing while in Massachusetts for military training have been found trying to cross the border into Canada, a Defense Department official said Monday. “I can confirm that the Canadians have them,” the official said....
Ha'aretz: It’s still early days, but the long courtship period between Iran and Saudi Arabia seems to be having an effect. After the first meeting Monday between SaudiForeign MinisterSaud al-Faisal and his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, in New York on the...
The Telegraph India: Incheon: Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal scripted history in squash, while shooters continued to add to the medals tally, as India bagged two more bronze to take their total to six on the third day of the 17th Asian Games here on Monday. Pallikal settled for...
The Telegraph India: Berhampur, Sept. 22: The town’s golden boy Katulu Ravi Kumar, 27, is all geared up to give his best performance tomorrow. He is taking part in the 77-kg category weightlifting at Incheon in South Korea, which is hosting the 17th Asian Games. Backhome, his...
Ha'aretz: September 23, 1720, is the birthday of David Franks, a well-off Jewish businessman in pre-Revolutionary Philadelphia, who found himself accused during the War of Independence of treason against the newly declared country that he had done so much to serve. The...
Ha'aretz: About an hour and a half after the High Court of Justice announced that the government must shut down its Holot detention facility for asylum seekers, the sidewalk in front of 6 Etzel Street in Tel Aviv’s Hatikva neighborhood was filled with reporters...
Ha'aretz: Sara Netanyahu has solicited a donation of hundreds of thousands of shekels for needy soldiers in response to a letter that dozens of them sent last week to her husband, Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahu, and senior defense officials. The full text is...
noodls: (Source: IMF - International Metalworkers’ Federation) Sep 22, 2014  IndustriALL GlobalUnion expresses its deep concerns about recent developments in Kazakhstan after the Criminal Code and the Code of Administrative Offences was adopted in July this year...
noodls: (Source: ONGC - Oil & Natural Gas CorporationLimited) ONGC Videsh Limited (ONGC Videsh) and PetroVietnam, the major oil producing state owned company of Vietnam have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) on 15th September 2014 to participate in the exploration of...
Fox News: Published September 22, 2014FoxNews.com Facebook0 Twitter0 livefyre Email Print This bulletin issued by Joint BaseCape Cod shows three officers from the AfghanistanNational Army who disappeared for three days before being found near Canada. They come to the...