China urges US, Russia to cut nuclear, move forward on Iran talks

The seven-year-old LemonAid Boys of East London have captured the imagination of the public with their fundraising campaigns for Yemen and Palestine LONDON: Two seven-year-old boys have singlehandedly managed to uplift the world of philanthropy and giving as they aim to raise “a quadrillion pounds for every country” they support.Best …

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Alaskans should be good stewards of our home

It’s a great time of year, when Alaskans come out of the long, dark winter and rush into the great outdoors, ready to relive the freedom and natural beauty for which our state is so aptly celebrated. As we prepare to go fishing, hiking, boating, camping, quad biking or sightseeing, …

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interesting information from the Australian commission

The report examines how technological advancements in areas such as facial recognition and AI can be balanced with the protection of human rights. Credit: PhotoMIX Company / Pexels The conundrum is a conundrum that many governments face: How to make the most of technological advances in areas such as artificial …

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Seven cool things to do with the new M-PESA app

Safaricom offers a ton of apps for some of its products and services. However, two of these apps are very popular among its subscribers: the regular mySafaricom app and the M-PESA app which has been in testing since 2020. The M-PESA app is very popular at the time of this …

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United Arab Emirates and Israel sign double taxation treaty

On May 31, 2021, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel signed a Double Taxation Agreement (DTA). According to the Israeli Ministry of Finance, TNT encourages the development of business between countries after the normalization of relations in 2020. Based on the model tax convention of the Organization for Economic …

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“Clean Green” to counter Belt and Road – Energy and natural resources

Worldwide: “Clean Green” to counter the belt and the road June 11, 2021 Foley & Lardner To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Bloomberg News last week reported that the Group of Seven Nations (G7) intended to launch an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative when …

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Representative Ilhan Omar denounces US and Israeli human rights abuses, faces backlash

Photo by Stephen Maturen / Getty Images During a House Foreign Affairs Committee audience On Monday, Representative Ilhan Omar asked Secretary of State Antony Blinken a simple question: Where do victims of human rights abuses, like those suffered by Israel and the United States, seek justice? This question comes after …

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With student loan refinancing rates near record lows, here’s how to calculate your savings

Calculate how much you can save over time and on your monthly payments by refinancing while student loan interest rates remain near historic lows. College debt can drain your finances, especially when you’re trying to save for a down payment on a home or build your retirement nest egg. Student …

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Food Aid Rises in Yemen, But Funding Crisis Persists | The powerful 790 KFGO

By Lisa Barrington DUBAI (Reuters) – More food arrives to needy Yemenis after donors heeded United Nations warnings of impending famine, but aid groups said the world’s largest humanitarian operation had failed still not enough money to see 2021. The World Food Program has announced that it will resume monthly …

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Department of Natural Resources Tackles Hardwood Shortage

PORT ANGELES – The foundations are being laid for a pilot effort to supply cedar and alder to factories on the Northern Olympic Peninsula that are lacking in raw materials, the land commissioner said on Wednesday. State, Hilary Franz. The Natural Resources Department, which she heads, is developing a program …

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