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Temer government would press ahead with Brazil corruption fight - document | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Temer government would press ahead with Brazil corruption fight - document | Reuters

BRASILIA A government led by Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer would press ahead with the country's corruption fight by strengthening anti-graft institutions and enacting tougher controls over state-run companies, according to a document seen by Reuters. The 17-page document serves as a blueprint for policies on health, education and social issues under a future Temer government and is expected to be released next week #Politics #United States #India #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #article
Temer government would press ahead with Brazil corruption fight - document | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Temer government would press ahead with Brazil corruption fight - document | Reuters

BRASILIA A government led by Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer would press ahead with the country's corruption fight by strengthening anti-graft institutions and enacting tougher controls over state-run companies, according to a document seen by Reuters. The 17-page document serves as a blueprint for policies on health, education and social issues under a future Temer government and is expected to be released next week #Politics #United States #India #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #article
Astronomers find a tailless comet, first of its kind | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Astronomers find a tailless comet, first of its kind | Reuters

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Astronomers have found a first-of-its-kind tailless comet whose composition may offer clues into long-standing questions about the solar system's formation and evolution, according to research published on Friday in the journal Science Advances #United States #Europe #markets #Argentina #Entertainment
U.S. strike on Afghan hospital in 2015 not a war crime: Pentagon | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

U.S. strike on Afghan hospital in 2015 not a war crime: Pentagon | Reuters

WASHINGTON A deadly U.S. air strike in Afghanistan last year that destroyed a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders did not amount to a war crime but was caused by human error, equipment failure and other factors, a U.S. military report released on Friday concluded #United States #India #Pakistan #Crime #Foreign policy
Kerry urges Bangladesh probe of embassy employee's killing | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Kerry urges Bangladesh probe of embassy employee's killing | Reuters

WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has called on Bangladesh to ensure a thorough investigation into the killing this week of a gay rights advocate employed by the U.S. embassy, the U.S. #United States #Economy #India #Islam #Bangladesh #markets #United Kingdom
Puerto Rico Zika cases now include 65 pregnant women, 1 death - CDC | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Puerto Rico Zika cases now include 65 pregnant women, 1 death - CDC | Reuters

CHICAGO Puerto Rico has 683 confirmed cases of the Zika virus, including 65 pregnant women with symptoms of the virus and one death, U.S. health officials said on Friday #United States #India #Middle East #Health #markets #Entertainment
Republican Cruz wins backing from Indiana governor in rearguard fight | Reuters

Apr 30, 2016

Republican Cruz wins backing from Indiana governor in rearguard fight | Reuters

WASHINGTON Republican White House hopeful Ted Cruz won backing from Indiana's governor on Friday ahead of the state's primary, where the Texan is fighting a rearguard battle to damage front-runner Donald Trump's chances of winning the nomination. The endorsement from conservative Governor Mike Pence could boost Cruz's hopes of winning Indiana on Tuesday, depriving Trump of some of the delegates he needs at the Republican National Convention in July, which will decide the nominee. "I'm not against anybody, but I will be voting for Ted Cruz in the upcoming Republican primary," Pence said on an Indiana radio show. #United States #India #markets #Crime #California #Amazon
No longer comfortable with the job: India's first ever High performance director resigns

Apr 29, 2016

No longer comfortable with the job: India's first ever High performance director resigns

Appointed with much fanfare less than a year ago, India's first ever High Performance Director for athletics Derek Boosey has resigned from his position, stating that he is no longer "comfortable" continuing in the job. #United States #India #Australia #Sports Authority of India #Saudi Arabia #SportsTracker #SAI #High Performance Director #Derek Boosey #1968 Olympics
US report puts India on 'Priority Watch List,' raises concerns over pharma sector

Apr 29, 2016

US report puts India on 'Priority Watch List,' raises concerns over pharma sector

The US’ Special 301 report continues to put India, along with a few other countries, under its ‘Priority Watch List’ for its intellectual property rights (IPR) regime #United States #HowThisWorks #United Nations #US #intellectual property rights #Special 301 report