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UN concerned for safety of thousands fleeing Syria's Ghouta

The United Nations said Tuesday it was "deeply concerned" over the safety of tens of thousands of civilians fleeing Syria's Eastern Ghouta as well as the security screening procedures for those trying to leave. As Syrian government forces...Show More Summary

How 99 American soccer players abroad fared this weekend

Of note: Several players competing in lesser leagues or with reserve/youth squads are not listed. Americans with dual nationalities representing other national teams have also been omitted. ENGLAND Premier League Newcastle United defender DeAndre Yedlin: no match scheduled (named to U.S. squad for North Carolina camp) Stoke City defender Geoff Cameron: not in the 18 […]

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Ranked Among Nation's Top 20 Medical Schools by U.S. News & World Report

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) is once again ranked among the top 20 medical schools for research in the United States, according to the new 2018-19 U.S. News & World Report "Best Medical Schools" rankings released today.

Americans Are Increasingly Unhappy, But There's a Way to Fix It

arch 20 is International Day of Happiness and, as they’ve done every year, the United Nations has published the World Happiness Report.

Retired four-star general Barry McCaffrey says Trump is a ‘serious threat to US national security’

8 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

A retired four-star general says that President Donald Trump is a serious threat to United States national security. Army Gen Barry McCaffrey made the accusation in a Twitter post in which he said that Mr Trump is “under the sway” of Russian forces and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Show More Summary

What NYC’s Ambassador Wears to Work

9 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Penny Abeywardena’s job takes her from the mayor’s office to the United Nations.

U.N. calls for Turkey to end state of emergency, halt violations

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations called on Turkey on Tuesday to end the state of emergency in place since July 2016 that it said had led to widespread human rights violations including the arrest of 160,000 people and dismissal of nearly the same number of civil servants, often arbitrarily.

U.N. calls for Turkey to revoke emergency decree, halt violations

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations called on Turkey on Tuesday to end the state of emergency that it said had led to massive human rights violations including the arrest of 160,000 people and dismissal of nearly the same number of civil servants, often arbitrarily.

Mo Salah on trolling Man United on social media & why the Man City draw is ‘good’

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah talks Mohamed Salah is now with his Egyptian national team for the international break. That’s allowed journalists to catch up with the Liverpool star to quiz him about a number of fresh issues. The conversation started with Salah’s reaction to all the Leo Messi comparisons in recent days. The Liverpool star said: […]

National Geographic Took Inventory Of Its Own Racism And Shared The Results With Its Readers

The magazine admits it “all but ignored” people of color in the United States until the 1970s.

Working together for the health and welfare of humankind

1. We, the Heads of the International Narcotics Control Board, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the World Health Organization are committed to support our Member States to effectively address and counter the world drug...Show More Summary

UN officials blast Facebook over spread of Rohingya hate speech

Facebook has long been criticised for its role in the Rohingya crisis, an assessment now underscored by comments by United Nations investigators. Marzuki Darusman, chairman of the UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission inShow More Summary

Samantha Power Backpedals After Issuing Veiled Threat to President Trump

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and serial unmasker, Samantha Power issued a veiled threat to President Trump over the weekend. Obama’s echo chamber of Deep State operatives came out swinging after Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired Andrew McCabe late Friday evening. Show More Summary

China: 'We Don't Want to See a Trade War'

Premier Li Keqiang said Tuesday that China doesn't want to see a "trade war" with the United States and hopes to reach a negotiated settlement of disputes. Speaking at a nationally televised news conference, Li said rash action would hurt all sides. He made no mention of a possible Chinese...

Addressing healthcare needs of women and mothers to ensure a healthy future

The first National Women’s Day was observed in the United States on February 28th 1909 in honour of the garment worker’s strike of 1908, where women had protested against their working conditions. Now recognised and

Ex-Man Utd midfielder Morrison to discuss Jamaica option

Former Manchester United midfielder Ravel Morrison is due to meet with Jamaica officials later this month about a switch of national allegiance.

Should Facebook Flee Myanmar?

Last week, United Nation investigators briefing the press about the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar pointed their fingers at a surprising perpetrator: Facebook. The officials said that hate-filled Facebook posts have helped amplify deadly...Show More Summary

Water shortages will put 5 billion people at risk by 2050, U.N. warns

Almost half of the world’s population — some 3.6 billion people — currently live in areas vulnerable to water scarcity. By 2050, this is expected to increase to around 5 billion people, a new United Nations report warns. Water quality issues and increased demand for water due to a growing global population will combine to […]

Americans prefer economic inequality to playing Robin Hood, study finds

Voters in modern democracies, such as the United States and Germany, have long held the power to take from the rich, give to the poor and erase the huge economic inequalities that separate the vast majority of a nation's citizens from its super-wealthy elites.

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