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Western Canada to lose 70 percent of glaciers by 2100

Apr 7, 2015
Western Canada to lose 70 percent of glaciers by 2100

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“Water Man of India” makes rivers flow again

Apr 6, 2015
“Water Man of India” makes rivers flow again

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Trace Amounts of Fukushima Radioactivity Detected Along Shoreline of British Columbia

Apr 6, 2015
Trace Amounts of Fukushima Radioactivity Detected Along Shoreline of British Columbia

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UN disaster risk chief highlights existential threat facing small island States

Apr 6, 2015
UN disaster risk chief highlights existential threat facing small island States

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Barrick Settlement on Rapes and Killings in Papua New Guinea Proof that Victims Need Independent Legal Counsel

Apr 6, 2015

OTTAWA, April 3, 2015 - Today, eleven of at least 120 women who claim to have been raped and gang raped by security guards at Barrick Gold’s Porgera Joint Venture mine in Papua New Guinea, and three of many more men and their families who claim to have been the victims of violence and...

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French Court Investigating U.S. Torture: Summon Former Gitmo Commander

Apr 6, 2015

April 2, 2015 - Today, in a case seeking to hold U.S. officials accountable for the torture and other serious mistreatment of three French citizens formerly detained at Guantánamo, the Chambre de l’instruction de la Cour d’appel de Paris ordered a lower court to summon former Guantánamo Commander Geoffrey D. Miller to explain his...

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Thailand: Order ‘replacing’ martial law a renewed licence to violate human rights

Apr 3, 2015

April 2, 2015 - Thailand’s announcement that it is lifting martial law and replacing it with new measures is little more than a cynical exercise in the preservation of military power, said Amnesty International today.

“The announcement that Thailand’s Prime Minister, General Prayuth Chan-Ocha, was lifting martial law should have been a cause for celebration....

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Is the Saudi war on Yemen legal?

Apr 3, 2015
Is the Saudi war on Yemen legal?

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Yemen: Saudi-Led, US-Backed Airstrike on Camp Killed at Least 29 Civilians

Apr 2, 2015

BEIRUT, April 2, 2015 - The airstrikes by the Saudi Arabia-led coalition that hit a displaced persons’ camp in northern Yemen on March 30, 2015, raised grave concerns about violations of the laws of war. The airstrikes killed at least 29 civilians and wounded 41, including 14 children and 11 women. They hit a...

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Researchers have linked antibiotic resistance with poor governance and corruption around the world

Mar 19, 2015

March 19, 2015 - Researchers have linked antibiotic resistance with poor governance and corruption around the world.

Lead researcher Professor Peter Collignon from The Australian National University (ANU) School of Medicine said the increase in antibiotic-resistant infections was one of the greatest threats facing modern medicine.

In the United States alone, around 23,000 deaths and two...

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