Political advisor: Promoting culture changes poverty mentality

“Reducing poverty through the promotion of culture changes poverty mentality,” said Yuksek, a Tajik actor with the Xinjiang Art Theater Opera Troupe, during a press conference on Sunday. The political advisor stressed the power of culture in poverty alleviation through his personal experience when answering the media’s questions at the second Members’ Corridor held during … Read more Political advisor: Promoting culture changes poverty mentality

Expert: It’s time for the U.S. to put people before profits

The Trump administration has unleashed its attacks on the World Health Organization, threatening to permanently freeze funding and withdraw U.S. membership. Alfred de Zayas, professor of international law, former secretary of the UN Human Rights Committee and UN’s independent expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order from 2012 to 2018, shares … Read more Expert: It’s time for the U.S. to put people before profits

Live: Officials and experts briefing on occupational health promotion work

China’s Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council holds a daily press conference in Beijing, this time focused on normalized #COVID19 prevention and control measures and occupational health promotion work. Officials and experts from the Disease Prevention and Control Department and Occupational Health Department of the National Health Commission are invited to brief … Read more Live: Officials and experts briefing on occupational health promotion work

Live: WHO and IOC chiefs meet the press on promotion of global health

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach brief media during a virtual news briefing. WHO and IOC sign a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on advancing global health, including in the promotion of physical activity and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), which caused millions of deaths … Read more Live: WHO and IOC chiefs meet the press on promotion of global health

Sanctions kill, especially during a pandemic

As the Trump administration scrambles to manage COVID-19, sanctions imposed on other countries are impacting their capability to solve the pandemic. Alfred de Zayas, professor of international law, former secretary of the UN Human Rights Committee and UN’s independent expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order from 2012 to 2018, shares … Read more Sanctions kill, especially during a pandemic

US could face ‘darkest winter in modern history’, warns former vaccine official

Rick Bright, a former top vaccine official, has told a Congressional committee that the US faces its ‘darkest winter in modern history’ if it does not develop a coordinated response to the pandemic. Bright has turned whistleblower and claims his removal from his federal government role last month was retaliation by the Trump administration for … Read more US could face ‘darkest winter in modern history’, warns former vaccine official

US faces ‘darkest winter in modern history’, says former top vaccine official Rick Bright

Rick Bright, a former top vaccine official who was removed from his federal government role last month, has warned that the US faces its ‘darkest winter in modern history’ if it does not manage to develop a coordinated response to pandemic during a Congressional committee on the pandemic response. Bright turned whistleblower after being shifted … Read more US faces ‘darkest winter in modern history’, says former top vaccine official Rick Bright

Glenn Murray reveals what was discussed in ‘Project Restart’ meeting and how training can resume!

SUBSCRIBE ► http://bit.ly/SSFootballSub PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS ► http://bit.ly/SkySportsPLHighlights Glenn Murray reveals what was discussed during the phone call between players, clubs and the Premier League over Project Restart and the eventual return to training. He gives a player’s point of view about safety and whether there should be promotion and relegation. Watch Premier League LIVE … Read more Glenn Murray reveals what was discussed in ‘Project Restart’ meeting and how training can resume!

Exclusive: Madagascar’s president defends controversial homegrown Covid-19 cure

France 24 interviewed the president of Madagascar, Andry Rajoelina, who is promoting a remedy for Covid-19 that is unproven and controversial. In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24 and RFI, Madagascar’s President Andry Rajoelina defended his promotion of a controversial homegrown remedy for Covid-19 despite an absence of clinical trials. “It works really well,” he said of the herbal drink Covid-Organics. Rajoelina … Read more Exclusive: Madagascar’s president defends controversial homegrown Covid-19 cure

U.S. double standards on international law affront the global order

There’s a growing consensus between the United States and other Western countries that China is responsible for the COVID-19 damage. Alfred de Zayas, professor of international law, former secretary of the UN Human Rights Committee and UN’s independent expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order from 2012 to 2018, shares his … Read more U.S. double standards on international law affront the global order

HBO Max’s Price Too High for Most Americans’ Streaming Budgets

AT&T Inc.’s HBO Max doesn’t debut until the end of the month, but the company is already working hard to convince Americans they can afford it. The video service will cost $15 a month — at the high end of what its streaming rivals charge — but a promotion lets customers get it for $12 … Read more HBO Max’s Price Too High for Most Americans’ Streaming Budgets

Football League chairman warns Premier League not to scrap relegation

The English Football League has directly warned Premier League clubs that it will get “very messy” if they try to prevent relegation and promotion when football resumes, and have admitted that it might not be viable for the EFL to start next season without crowds. The idea of voiding relegation for the 2019-20 season has … Read more Football League chairman warns Premier League not to scrap relegation

Colonel Tom Moore celebrates his 100th birthday with RAF flypast

Tributes have been pouring in from the Prime Minister and the Queen for Colonel Tom Moore – who raised over £30 million for NHS charities by doing laps of his garden. The veteran’s 100th birthday has been marked by an RAF flypast and a promotion to the rank of honorary colonel. Sky News videos are … Read more Colonel Tom Moore celebrates his 100th birthday with RAF flypast

Captain Tom Moore celebrates 100th birthday with flypast, rank promotion and letter from the Queen

Captain Tom Moore has thanked the public for their “very overwhelming” generosity, as his fundraising tally tops £30m. Britain is today celebrating the 100th birthday of the Second World War veteran, who made it his mission to walk 100 laps of his garden before the important milestone. The former tank commander set his fundraising target … Read more Captain Tom Moore celebrates 100th birthday with flypast, rank promotion and letter from the Queen

Captain Tom Moore made a Colonel on his 100th birthday

Captain Tom is to become Colonel Tom as the MoD has announced an honorary promotion for his 100th birthday.  The Chief of the General Staff has promoted the veteran fundraiser and given him a new role.  General Sir Mark Carleton-Smith, the head of the Army, has appointed Tom Moore as the first Honorary Colonel of … Read more Captain Tom Moore made a Colonel on his 100th birthday