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Human rights news: Saudi Arabia women activists urge jail term reversal

Human rights news: Saudi Arabia women activists urge jail term reversal

July 10, – An appeal by the two women is due to be heard later this week. They took up the case two years ago of Canadian Nathalie Morin, who complained of serious abuse by her Saudi husband – an accusation he denies. Two women’s rights activists in Saudi Arabia have called on their government […]

July 9, 2013 | By More
Tahrir square erupts in cheers, Millions celebrate Morsi’s ouster: Human rights news

Tahrir square erupts in cheers, Millions celebrate Morsi’s ouster: Human rights news

July 04, AP – Fireworks burst in the sky and green lasers waved overhead as millions of Egyptians celebrated the military’s announcement that it was ousting Islamist Mohammed Morsi after four days of mass protests demanding his removal. The general’s voice boomed from loudspeakers set up in Cairo’s central Tahrir Square and the boisterous crowds […]

July 4, 2013 | By More
Take Safety precautions Before Letting Kids in the Pool

Take Safety precautions Before Letting Kids in the Pool

June 22, – Never leave children alone in or near a pool and be sure that they are always supervised by an adult who can swim, said Dr. Natalie Lane, medical director of the emergency department at Children’s Hospital of Georgia. Pools can provide lots of fun and exercise for children, but a fun day […]

June 22, 2013 | By More
Last stop, bailout? No easy way out for Slovenia

Last stop, bailout? No easy way out for Slovenia

May 11, AP – Mountain ranges, alluring caves and culinary delights – for tourists, Slovenia is a small oasis. Under the surface, though, citizen anger simmers, and political action is needed to stop the ticking time bomb. Last stop, bailout? Slovenia’s government has shown great reluctance to accept Troika help. But the country has little […]

May 11, 2013 | By More