GOVERNMENT

China Poised to Play Debt Card – for U.S. Land

January 22, 2013 2

NEW YORK – Could real estate on American soil owned by China be set up as “development zones” in which the communist nation could establish Chinese-owned businesses and bring in its citizens to the U.S. […]

WORLD

Vatican Calls for New World Economic Order

January 11, 2013 1

VATICAN CITY –  The Vatican called  for radical reform of the world’s financial systems, including the creation of a global political authority to manage the economy. A proposal by the Pontifical Council for Justice and […]

HEALTH

GMO Labeling Signed into Law in India

January 11, 2013 1

The new year started in India with a new law. From January 1, 2013 all packaged foods containing any genetically modified (GM) organisms must be labeled as such. The decision was made because so many […]

FREEDOM

U.N. Wants to Use Drones for Peacekeeping Missions

January 8, 2013 0

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations, looking to modernize its peacekeeping operations, is planning for the first time to deploy a fleet of its own surveillance drones in missions in Central and West Africa. The […]

GOVERNMENT

UN to Hold Arms Trade Treaty Conference in March

December 29, 2012 0

The U.N. General Assembly voted overwhelmingly late Monday to hold a conference in March to try to reach agreement on a U.N. treaty to regulate the multibillion-dollar global arms trade. A resolution approved by a […]

FINANCIAL

Europe’s Debt Crisis: 5 Things You Need to Know

December 26, 2012 0

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It’s been about 18 months since the sovereign debt crisis in Europe began attracting attention in global financial circles. In that time, the crisis has grown into the biggest challenge the […]

WORLD

Homs: Syria Revolution’s ‘Capital’

December 26, 2012 0

The restive western Syrian city of Homs has been one of the areas hardest hit by the state’s bloody crackdown on protests against President Bashar al-Assad. Homs – for many the capital of the Syrian […]

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