Archive for: May 1st, 2012


Blind Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng Carries ‘Heart of the Nation’

Blind Chinese dissident lawyer Chen Guangcheng is described as “the Guardian of China” by the Women’s Rights Without Frontiers President Reggie Littlejohn.

Original post by RT

Report: US Rejected Chinese Official’s Defection over Political Concerns

Report: US Rejected Chinese Official’s Defection over Political Concerns

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By PATRICK CONDON AP ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The big push at Minnesota's Capitol to pass a public subsidy for a new Vikings stadium stalled Tuesday, as the proposal got snared in the partisan politics that have defined state government under a
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Parties in final push for votes

Candidates contesting the 1,223 council seats up for grabs in Scotland are to make a final push for votes in their last day of campaigning.

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VIDEO: Paxman tackles Barton on England boss

On the day Roy Hodgson was appointed England’s new manager, BBC’s Newsnight sought the considered views of QPR captain, Twitter addict and one-cap England international Joey Barton. Barton told Jeremy Paxman that it was a shrewd decision by the FA.

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Fringe rivals in venue name fight

The men behind two of the Edinburgh Fringe’s biggest operations lock horns over the name used by the newly-refurbished Assembly Rooms.

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Bolivia nationalises electrical grid

President Evo Morales announces final push in nationalising power sector by taking over Spanish-owned company.

Original post by RT

Scots children shun fizzy drinks

Fizzy drink consumption amongst Scottish secondary school children has fallen dramatically according to a European survey of health behaviour.

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Police boss to be in place sooner

Scottish ministers look set to speed up the appointment of the head of the new national police force, after recommendations from MSPs.

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DC urges Obama to stand ground on Chinese activist


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