#Fastfoodprotests for higher #wages to hit more than a dozen cities in #US on Thursday #globalannal #McDonald’s #Tacobell #Wendy’s


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#Japanese #Government urged to step in and halt #Fukushima leaks as #Power company responsible has failed #globalannal #Nuclear #News


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Mandela showing signs of resilience in hospital


As Mandela is on the road to recovery from the past two and a half months, he is showing resilience.  Even though his condition turns unstable sometimes, the South African president’s office said in a statement that he is “still critical but stable”. Mandela is in the hospital to recover from the lung infection disease.Continue reading “Mandela showing signs of resilience in hospital”

Young people playing significant part in the 50th anniversary March on #Washington


Young people are tirelessly working towards making the 50th anniversary March a success. Even of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was also just 26 when he staged the Montgomery Bus Boycott. It was only because of these spirited young people that a sea of people gathered at the Lincoln Centre on Saturday to show their solidarityContinue reading “Young people playing significant part in the 50th anniversary March on #Washington”

#Syria ready for #chemicalweapons probe by #UN


  The Syrian government has announced on Sunday that it is ready to allow United Nations inspectors currently present in Damascus to conduct their investigation. The attacks took place in areas around the Syrian capital. The opposition has accused the government of using chemical weapons against fighters and civilians five days ago. Source: WSJ, BBC

#UN packs-off #AngelaKane to #Syria for #chemicalweapons probe


Angela Kane, disarmament chief at the UN has reached Damascus to push the Syrian government to probe the site of a chemical weapons attack. Source: BBC

Maruti Suzuki launches Stingray to attract young India


Maruti Suzuki has launched it’s latest car in India called the Stingray. The car is launched with an aim to expanding its portfolio to cater to the demands of young India. The Stingray includes projector headlamps and reflector grille. In terms of the engine, Stingray is powered by the critically acclaimed 998cc three-cylinder K-series engine.Continue reading “Maruti Suzuki launches Stingray to attract young India”

Apologies issued by #Alabama #news site for #sexist comment #globalannal #Women


An Alabama news site has issued an apology after one of it’s editors passed off a particularly sexist comment saying football is confusing “Especially for women”. The controversial statement was passed by food editor David Holloway of AI.com. The said statement was written by the editor in a story called “Girls of Fall: A nightContinue reading “Apologies issued by #Alabama #news site for #sexist comment #globalannal #Women”

Samsung is soon going to launch wristwatch like Smartphone Galaxy Gear


Samsung Electronics is going to introduce a wristwatch-like mobile device named as the “Galaxy Gear” in the coming month. The device is said to be able to handle phone calls and e-mails and surf the internet, people close to the issue said. The Galaxy Gear is going to be based on the Google’s Android operatingContinue reading “Samsung is soon going to launch wristwatch like Smartphone Galaxy Gear”

Federal probe ordered into bribery allegations over JPMorgan Chase, another legal headache for the company


  A federal bribery investigation has been ordered to look into the allegations leveled against JPMorgan Chase & Co. that it has hired the children of top Chinese officials to win business. The case comes as another addition to the series of legal and regulatory headaches faced by the Chief Executive Jamie Dimon. Although DimonContinue reading “Federal probe ordered into bribery allegations over JPMorgan Chase, another legal headache for the company”