Talking to The Telegraph in Srinigar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, he revealed his anger at what he considers to be sabotage by Pakistan’s army of attempted peace talks with India, his hope that the two countries will follow the path set by London and Dublin over Northern Ireland and his childhood memories of Benny Hill and the game show 3 2 1. “I’m probably the only [Indian] chief minister who was born outside the country,” he said. His British background had given him a “broader outlook on life”, he said, but it had disadvantages too.
We need to promote healthy models of masculinity. Too many young men still grow up surrounded by outmoded male stereotypes. By talking to friends and peers about violence against women and girls, and by taking action to end it, they can help break the ingrained behaviour of generations.On this International Day, I urge Governments and partners around the world to harness the energy, ideas and leadership of young people to help us to end this pandemic of violence.
It is in the interest of the United States and the rest of the world to make sure that space never becomes a war fighting domain. We can achieve that by continuing to make sure it is neither permissible nor opportune. The next logical step would be to agree that war in space is an international crime.
The heavy metal band Megadeth stormed onto the Billboard magazine chart, with “Countdown to Extinction” landing at No. 2. Could this be the album that unseats Billy Ray Cyrus’ “Some Gave All,” which has been on top for eight straight weeks? Don’t count on it.
Theywill know tomorrow morning who won and notall of the childrenwill be happy. In fact, half of American voters will likely be disappointed tomorrow night. Unlike four years ago when Hope and Change Obama was running, the 2012 popular vote is projected to be quite close.
While anyone has a right to smoke, no one has the right to inflict poisonous gases on other people. I would take things a step further, and allow non smokers to sue smokers for physical and psycological harm. This has less to do with the “right to smoke” no one is taking that away.
What should the response be in terms of tobacco control? China’s investment into Africa is seen by many as the new development donor, providing welcome infrastructure and technical advice (2,10,19). However, this investment process may have dire consequences for tobacco control if left unchecked. For every ray of sunshine, a shadow is cast and African states with existing tobacco control policies left unimplemented and unenforced may do well to protect their investments..