2024-05-19: News Headlines

reuters.com (2024-05-19). WikiLeaks' Julian Assange faces U.S. extradition judgment day   Two judges at the High Court in London are set to rule on whether the court is satisfied by U.S. assurances that Assange, 52, would not face the death penalty and could rely on the First Amendment right to free speech if he faced a U.S. trial for spying.

Michael Arria, Mondoweiss. (2024-05-19). Morehouse Will Stop Commencement If Students Protest Biden Speech. popularresistance.org When President Joe Biden gives the commencement speech at Morehouse College this weekend, it might be a short one. Administrators at the historically black college have warned the event will be stopped if there are protests over Gaza. When President Joe Biden gives the commencement speech at Morehouse College this weekend, it might be a short one. | Administrators at the historically black college have warned students that the event will be stopped if any "disruptive" behavior occurs. | Recent events suggest that there's a good chance we'll see some, as community members have consistently protested the administra…

Danny Shaw, Black Agenda Report. (2024-05-19). Columbia Students Vs The State. popularresistance.org Hundreds of college student encampments across the country against the U.S.-Israeli genocide in Gaza have now spread to Europe, South America and the world. The acts of mass solidarity have seized the frontpages of mainstream tabloids for almost a month now. It all started on Wednesday March 17th at my alma mater, Columbia University, thanks to the leadership and solidarity of hundreds of student and faculty leaders. Mayor Eric Adam's impressive squandering of our taxpayer money to harass and repress peaceful student protests will not soon be forgotten by voters. | I was one of the alumni and professors arrested…

UMMID (2024-05-19). Watch: Israeli official heckled at International Court of Justice. ummid.com An Israeli official who was defending the occupying regime's bloodletting in the refugee-packed city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip was Friday May 17, 2024 heckled at the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

palestinechronicle.com (2024-05-19). Israeli 'Army is Floundering' | Gantz Threatens to Leave | New Massacres Kill Scores – Day 226   The former commander of the Gaza Division was quoted by the Israeli newspaper Maariv as saying that the army is floundering in Gaza. | Israeli War Cabinet Minister Benny Gantz threatened to leave the war council if Netanyahu does not achieve specific goals by a set date.

MEE staff (2024-05-19). 'No place is safe' in Gaza, as 800,000 Palestinians flee Rafah. middleeasteye.net 'No place is safe' in Gaza, as 800,000 Palestinians flee Rafah | Heavy bombardment targets areas across Gaza and Israeli army issues new evacuation order in the north | | Mourners react next to the bodies of Palestinians killed in an Israeli strike, at Al-Aqsa hospital in Deir Al-Balah in the central…

UMMID (2024-05-19). SA seeks explicit order from ICJ to stop Israel from invading Rafah. ummid.com The lawyers representing South Africa at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Thursday May 16, 2024 urged the world court to make explicit its provisional measures announced earlier to stop Israel from invading Rafah.

Black Alliance for Peace, Atlanta (2024-05-19). ATL to GAZA: Free Palestine and Stop Cop Cities. mondoweiss.net From Atlanta to Palestine, our struggles are inextricably intertwined, and the latest round of police violence against protesters proves this.

Philip Giraldi (2024-05-19). Old Genocide Joe Has Got to Go! Embracing Netanyahu Does Not Constitute a Foreign Policy. globalresearch.ca

newarab (2024-05-19). Dozens killed as Israeli forces thrust Jabalia and Rafah. newarab.com Israeli troops and tanks pushed on Saturday into parts of a congested On Saturday, troops and tanks edged into streets so far spared the ground offensive, residents said. In one strike, medics said 15 Palestinians were killed and dozens wounded. | The Gaza health ministry and the Civil Emergency Service said teams received dozens of cal…

newarab (2024-05-19). Displaced Palestinians in Gaza face acute water shortage. newarab.com

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). 800k Palestinians forced to flee Rafah amid Israel invasion: UNRWA. presstv.ir A senior UN official says around 800,000 people have been "forced to flee" the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip amid an Israeli ground invasion.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). UN chief renews call for two-state solution, calls Gaza war 'open wound'. presstv.ir The UN chief has reiterated his call for a two-state solution, saying Israel's ongoing war on Gaza "is an open wound that threatens to infect the entire region".

Editor (2024-05-19). May 19, 2024. sitrepworld.info FAUN — Federkleid The Dishonesty of Western Media on Gaza — Genocide? What Genocide? by Bill Astore Biblical-style executions should appeal to Evangelicals, by Don Hank How is this possible. How is this possible. How is this possible, by Isabelle Skaburskis Wyatt Peterson on Oct. 7 in Context and "Perfidy of Zion," by Kevin Barrett The Winds Of Change Blow Stronger, by Roger Boyd Game of Drones: Mossad, MI6 and the art of non-negotiation, by Declan Hayes Russia & China — Two Against One, by Ray McGovern Fighting Russia, China to Last American: Destroying US From Within |…

Emily Neil (2024-05-19). Drexel students, Pro-Palestinian protesters erect Gaza Solidarity Encampment on Drexel's campus. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? Hundreds of Pro-Palestinian protesters marched from City Hall to University City on Saturday afternoon, where they linked arms in a circle around students and community members who set up tents on Drexel University's campus. | The Drexel Palestine Coalition said in a statement that the Gaza Solidarity Encampment demands "divestment from genocide and redistribution of funds toward investment in Palestine, disclosure of material and financial expenses and profits, defense agai…

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). IRGC's naval flotilla returns home after Southern Hemisphere mission. presstv.ir The fifth Lieutenant General Haj Qassem Soleimani fleet of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has returned home after completing a mission in the Southern Hemisphere.

Imran Mulla (2024-05-19). Cambridge University to negotiate student protest demands on Israel ties. middleeasteye.net Cambridge University to negotiate student protest demands on Israel ties | Students demand the university cuts ties with companies complicit in 'ethnic cleansing of Palestine' | | The student encampment on Cambridge's famed King's Parade (AFP) | Negotiations between England's University of Ca…

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Iran football boss walks out of FIFA event over Israeli presence. presstv.ir The president of the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) has walked out of an annual congress meeting of the world's football governing body, FIFA, in support of Gaza.

News Desk, The Cradle. (2024-05-19). Spain Denies Docking Permit To Ship Carrying Indian Arms For Israel. popularresistance.org Spain will not authorize ships carrying weapons for Israel to call at its ports, Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Albares said on 17 May, because Spain does not "want to contribute to war" in Gaza. | Albares said the refusal was consistent with the government's decision not to grant weapon export licenses to Israel since 7 October. | The announcement came after Spanish Transport Minister Oscar Puente confirmed in a social media post his country's refusal to allow a ship carrying weapons to Israel to dock at the port of Cartagena in southeast Spain. | The Marian Danica, which was carrying approximately 27 tons of expl…

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Israeli aggression on Nuseirat camp kills at least 20 Palestinians. presstv.ir At least 20 Palestinians are killed and dozens of others injured following the Israeli regime's airstrikes on the Nuseirat refugee camp in the central part of the Gaza Strip.

newarab (2024-05-19). Israel's Gantz demands Gaza postwar plan, threatens to quit. newarab.com Israeli war cabinet minister Gantz told a press conference he wanted the war cabinet to form a six-point plan by June 8. If his expectations are not met, he said, he will withdraw his centrist party f…

newarab (2024-05-19). US Ambassador warns Israel must have 'post-war Gaza plan'. newarab.com Speaking with "There's going to have to be an ability for Gaza to be…

newarab (2024-05-19). Israel strike kills 1, wounds 8 in West Bank's Jenin camp. newarab.com A Palestinian militant was killed and eight other people wounded on Friday in an Israeli airstrike on the The armed wing of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) group named the killed man as member Islam Khamayseh. | The Palestinian health ministry said the eight w…

newarab (2024-05-19). Israel strikes kill at least five in Lebanon, including two children. newarab.com Israel and Hezbollah have been exchanging fire across Lebanon's southern border for seven months in parallel with the Gaza war. Other Lebanese factions as well as Palestinian groups have also fired rockets at Israel fr…

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Spain must break relations with Israel, protesters chant in Madrid. presstv.ir Hundreds rally in Spain's capital, calling on the country to cut off its relations with the Israeli regime in protest at Tel Aviv's atrocities against Palestinians.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Netanyahu prefers own interests to Israeli forces' lives: Hamas. presstv.ir Hamas says the Israeli regime's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prefers his own interests to the lives of the regime's forces.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Gazans search rubble for survivors after Israeli strikes on Jabalia. presstv.ir Gazans search through the rubble for survivors following Israeli strikes on Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Students set up tent camp at Turin university in support of Palestinians. presstv.ir Dozens of pro-Palestinian students set up an encampment at Turin Polytechnic University to protest Israel's war in Gaza.

Priyanka Borpujari, Waging Nonviolence. (2024-05-19). The Student Movement That Forced Ireland's Trinity College To Divest. popularresistance.org Right after Dublin native Ben turned 16, he spent his summer vacations working at event companies that organized concerts and comedy shows. Little did he know that three years later, that experience would help him organize — with nearly a hundred of his peers — a major protest of Trinity College Dublin's ties with Israel. | After five nights in tents on the grassy patch in front of the highly-visited Book of Kells Museum, Trinity acceded to the protesters' demands and went down in history as one of the first universities to agree to divest from Israeli companies. "I always wanted to partake in effecti…

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Iraqi Resistance launches drone strike on 'vital' Israeli target in Eilat. presstv.ir The Islamic Resistance in Iraq says its fighters have launched a drone attack on a key Israeli target in the occupied territories in support of Palestinians amid the relentless onslaught against Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Ex-Hamas chief calls on Muslims to besiege US, Israeli embassies. presstv.ir Former Hamas chief Meshaal calls on Muslims to besiege US and Israeli embassies around the world.

newarab (2024-05-19). Israeli forces kill senior PIJ member in Jenin. newarab.com The Israeli military said on Saturday it killed a senior "A number of significant terrorists were inside the compound," the Israeli military said in a statement posted to Telegram. | It said the strike by a fighter jet and helicopter killed Islam Khamayseh, a "senior terrorist operative in the Jenin Camp" who was responsible for a series of attacks in the area. | The A…

MEE staff (2024-05-19). Israel's Gantz threatens to quit unless post-war Gaza plan approved. middleeasteye.net

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Timesaving tips for cooking healthy meals. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Living a busy, fast-paced life can make it hard to find the motivation to cook a healthy meal at home. However, learning some shortcuts in the kitchen can keep your healthy eating goals on track and help you avoid grazing on unhealthy snacks, grabbing the first thing you see in the fridge or going out for fast food. Why cook at home? Research shows that maintaining a healthy weight is challenging when you eat out too frequently. Restaurant portions often are super-sized…

newarab (2024-05-19). BBC Tel Aviv remark sparks backlash over 'bias'. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-19). Austria to unblock funds for UNRWA. newarab.com Austria will release funds to the Vienna's decision comes after UNRWA set out an action plan to better ensure its impartiality, strengthen internal reviews, and improve how its staff are monitored. | "After a thorough analysis of the action plan, we will release funds to UNRWA…

newarab (2024-05-19). Iraq parliament fails to elect a speaker. newarab.com It is the latest in a series of failed attempts to replace the former head of parliament who was dismissed in November, with political bickering and divisions between key Sunni parties derailing every attempt so far. | Saturday's vote was the closest yet to selecting a new head of the 329-member parliament, with 311 lawmakers showing up for the session and the leadi…

newarab (2024-05-19). Bridgerton star urges Gaza donations as new season starts. newarab.com As the latest series of Bridgerton came out on Netflix on Thursday, the lead actress of the season is asking viewers to donate to Eager fans have been waiting for almost two years for the much-anticipated third season, and Irish actress Nicola Coughlan, who plays Penelope in the show and is the season's current lead, says that while she is excited for the season to come out, she can't help but think about what is happening in Gaza. | "So excited for to…

newarab (2024-05-19). 23 missing for two weeks off Tunisia: officials. newarab.com Twenty-three people trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe from The National Guard, which oversees the North African country's coastguard, said searches were still under way after the group departed in early May. | "They set sail overnight between May 3 and 4" from the city of Nabeul, the statement said, adding that relatives of the missing only contacted the authorities 10 days later. | Acting on or…

newarab (2024-05-19). Dozens of civilians killed, wounded in attacks across Gaza. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-19). Oil tanker hit by missile off Yemen. newarab.com A crude oil tanker was hit by a missile off the coast of "A Panama-flagged crude oil tanker was reportedly 'attacked'" about 10 nautical miles southwest of Mokha, Ambrey said, adding that information "indicated the vessel was hit by a missile and that there was a fire in the steering gear flat". | T…

newarab (2024-05-19). Warren, Omar push for fair banking for Muslim Americans. newarab.com Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative

newarab (2024-05-19). Mounting casualties in Sudan's Al Fasher as battles rage. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-19). University chiefs face faculty backlash over Gaza protests. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-19). Three Spaniards, three Afghans killed in Afghanistan attack. newarab.com The bodies of three Spanish tourists and three Afghans shot dead while visiting a market in The group was fired on while shopping in the bazaar in the mountainous city of Bamiyan, around 180 kilometres (110 miles) from the capital Kabul, on Friday. | Anne-France Brill was one of the dozen foreign travellers on an organised tour who escaped unhurt. She described the terrifying seconds when a gunman on f…

newarab (2024-05-19). US billionaires urged New York to use police on Gaza protest. newarab.com A group of top US businessmen from across the retail, tech and finance industries were working to encourage New York City's mayor to use This included the

newarab (2024-05-19). Varoufakis's MERA25 fight EU election with Palestine agenda. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-19). AIPAC super PAC pours millions into Bowman opponent in NY. newarab.com An AIPAC-affiliated political action committee (PAC) has invested $2 million to defeat progressive US House member The move in the hotly contested District 16, which includes parts of the Bronx and Westchester County, comes just over a month before the New York House primary. | The AIPAC super PAC the United Democracy Project has put $1 million into defeating Bowman and another $1 million into supporting his opponent, George Latimer, a Westchester County executive. | This c…

newarab (2024-05-19). Trapped US doctors are out of Gaza, White House says. newarab.com A group of Reports emerged earlier this week of American doctors being unable to leave

newarab (2024-05-19). Ukraine's Zelensky warns Russia could step up offensive. newarab.com Zelensky also repeated pleas for allies to send more air defence and fighter jets and said the "biggest advantage" for Russia was a ban on Ukraine using…

newarab (2024-05-19). One killed, six injured in clashes in western Libyan city. newarab.com Clashes between government-allied armed groups rocked a coastal town in western The latest bout of violence in the chaos-stricken Mediterranean nation broke out early Saturday in the town of Zawiya, 40 kilometers (25 miles) west of the capital Tripoli, health officials said. | The Health Ministry's Ambulance and Emergency Services reported that at least one civilian was kill…

newarab (2024-05-19). Fifty dead in heavy rain floods in central Afghanistan. newarab.com At least 50 people are dead following a fresh bout of heavy rain and flooding in central Mawlawi Abdul Hai Zaeem, the head of the information department for the central Ghor province, told Reuters that no information was available about how many people were injured in the rain spell that began on Friday. The spell also cut off many key roads in the area. | Zaeem added that 2,000 houses were destroyed, 4,000 partially damaged, and more than 2,000 shops were underwater in the prov…

Alex Binder, Unicorn Riot. (2024-05-19). 'The People's Graduation' Celebrates Dozens In Denver. popularresistance.org Denver, CO — On Sunday afternoon, more than 100 people gathered on the Tivoli Quad at the Auraria Campus to witness and celebrate the dozens of graduates and student activists who participated in "The People's Graduation" organized by the campus' pro-Palestine solidarity encampment that's been ongoing since April 25, 2024. The commencement ceremony honored "both the people who have been offered degrees by the institutions here as well as the students who made this camp possible," according to Z Williams with Bread and Roses Legal Center, who kicked off Sunday's event.

Damilola Banjo, Consortium News. (2024-05-19). Iraq Wants United Nations Mission Gone by 2025. popularresistance.org The Iraqi government is taking another step toward reducing international influence in its political affairs by requesting that the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (Unami) leave by the end of 2025. The U.N. peace operation was installed in 2003, soon after the American invasion ended. | Iraq expects the U.N. political mission to wind down its activities by Dec. 31, 2025, focusing on completing its work in development and transferring relevant files to the Iraqi government. U.N. agencies can stay with provisos. | The request by Iraq follows just days after Somalia suddenly demanded that the 10-year-old…

Ray McGovern, Scheer Post. (2024-05-19). Russia And China — Two Against One. popularresistance.org Chinese President Xi Jinping's extremely warm reception of President Vladimir Putin yesterday in Beijing sealed the increasingly formidable Russia-China strategic relationship. It amounts to a tectonic shift in the world balance of power. | The Russia-China entente also sounds the death knell for attempts by U.S. foreign policy neophytes to drive a wedge between the two countries. The triangular relationship has become two-against-one, with serious implications, particularly for the war in Ukraine. If U.S. President Joe Biden's foreign policy geniuses remain in denial, escalation is almost certain.

Eric Katz, Government Executive. (2024-05-19). DeJoy Agrees To Pause Consolidations At Dozens Of USPS Facilities. popularresistance.org The U.S. Postal Service is pausing some of the most controversial reforms to its mailing network as its leadership has agreed to the demands of a growing, bipartisan chorus in Congress. | The mailing agency has halted its plans to consolidate dozens of processing facilities until at least Jan. 1, 2025, ensuring the network overhaul is paused until after the upcoming presidential election in which millions of Americans will be voting by mail. A large swath of lawmakers across the ideological spectrum have called on Postmaster General Louis DeJoy to delay or cease the changes, some of which would shift the bulk of…

Joe DeManuelle-Hall, Labor Notes. (2024-05-19). Reformers Win Rerun Election In Rail Machinists. popularresistance.org Reformers in the Machinists rail union have ousted incumbents in a Department of Labor-supervised election. | According to the results posted on the union's website, challenger Reece Murtagh won the presidential election in District 19 of the IAM, 820 to 748, while his slate-mate Marty Rosato won 787 to 774 for secretary-treasurer. | Both Murtagh and Rosato are full-time railroad workers. Murtagh is a roadway mechanic for CSX and the president of his local lodge in Richmond, Virginia; Rosato works at CSX in Selkirk, New York. They will take office June 3. | Murtagh received the news while he was finishing up his…

Sarah Jaffe, In These Times. (2024-05-19). High-Profile UAW Campaign At Mercedes-Benz In Alabama Falls Short. popularresistance.org Workers at the Mercedes-Benz U.S. International plant in Vance, Alabama came up short in their first union election on Friday, May 17, with 2,045 votes to join the United Auto Workers and 2,642 against. | A brief but high-energy campaign that saw real improvements won at the plant and a worker-led effort to organize failed to create a wave after the high-profile Volkswagen workers' win in April in Chattanooga, Tennessee. | "These courageous workers reached out to us because they wanted justice. They led us. They led this fight. And what happens next is up to them," UAW President Shawn Fain told reporters shortly…

Editor (2024-05-19). Trusted Sources: Why Mainstream Media Needs Incarcerated Voices. scheerpost.com By Juan Moreno Haines / Solitary Watch The mainstream media has traditionally gotten most of its information about what goes on inside prisons from corrections officials—government employees who feed stories to journalists, aimed at protecting the institution's image. Mainstream media's failure to develop and employ not only incarcerated sources, but also incarcerated journalists as community-based reporters, represents …

Editor (2024-05-19). I'm a Former Surgeon General and I Couldn't Believe My $10k Medical Bill. scheerpost.com

Editor (2024-05-19). Carrying on Kent State's Legacy of Antiwar Organizing, Students Press for Divestment. scheerpost.com

Editor (2024-05-19). UT-Austin Lecturer Arrested and Fired After Confrontation With Police at Pro-Palestinian Demonstration. scheerpost.com

Editor (2024-05-19). Documentary Details How Netanyahu Funded and Boosted Hamas. scheerpost.com

Larry Johnson (2024-05-19). Georgia On My Mind. sonar21.com Yes, I will post Ray Charles, but I am not thinking about Ray's Georgia. Nope. I am thinking about the frantic Western effort to launch a color revolution in Georgia, because that country's legislature has the audacity to believe that domestic political groups should report if they are receiving at least 20% of their funding from foreigners. This is just one more example of the stinking hypocrisy I described in my previous The spectacle unfolding in Tbilisi is reminiscent of a Monty Python skit, only this one includes re…

Tyler Walicek (2024-05-19). Union Drive at Labcorp Is the Latest in a String of Health Care Organizing Wins. truthout.org Laboratory technicians and assistants at Oregon locations of the multibillion-dollar multinational testing chain Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (better known as Labcorp) took part in a groundbreaking union election this month. The results came in with a resounding win for labor, as all seven locations involved in the election voted to unionize. The percentage of workers that voted to… |

Maria Montanez (2024-05-19). Formerly Incarcerated People Face "Forever Punishment" in Collateral Sanctions. truthout.org On May 19, Building Freedom Ohio (BFO), a division of the Ohio Organizing Collaborative, will host a convening of formerly incarcerated persons in Cleveland focused on building political power and educating directly impacted individuals about political, legislative and voting strategies. As a returning citizen and BFO fellow, I'll be attending the gathering with a sense of urgency. |

Dr. Binoy Kampmark (2024-05-19). Promising the Impossible: Blinken's Out of Tune Performance in Kyiv. globalresearch.ca

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Thomas Bach receives honorary professorship from Shanghai University of Sport. ecns.cn The Shanghai University of Sport (SUS) awarded an honorary professorship to International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach in a grand ceremony on Sunday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). April data confirm recovery is uneven. ecns.cn China's economy continued to rebound in April while pressures persisted amid an uneven recovery, highlighting the need for further stimulus measures to consolidate the recovery trend, officials and experts said on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Insights丨Daryl Guppy: Overcapacity? New tariffs? The U.S. is returning to the bad old days. ecns.cn On top of existing tariffs under Section 301, the United States on Tuesday announced new tariffs on a variety of imports from China, including electric vehicles (EVs), lithium batteries, photovoltaic cells, critical minerals, semiconductors, steel and aluminum.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Concert celebrating 75th anniv. of China-Russia diplomatic relations staged in Beijing. ecns.cn A special concert marking the opening of the China-Russia Years of Culture and the 75th anniversary of the establishment of China-Russia diplomatic relations is held at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, May 16, 2024.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China's battle against pollutants praised. ecns.cn China's efforts to control organic pollutants won recognition from foreign ecological experts on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Comicomment: 'How to suppress China's new energy industry?'. ecns.cn The newly announced tariff hike by the White House on Chinese imports, including electric vehicles (EVs), along with the hype about China's "overcapacity" demonstrates increased trade protectionism in the U.S. It also highlights the U.S.' unease with and intention to curb China's growing competitive edge in the global market.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Cradle of Civilization: Tiantai Mountain. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China's rail network sees surge in demand. ecns.cn China's railway passenger volume has seen a remarkable increase in the first four month of this year, facilitating people movement and boosting the country's social and economic development.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). The "Feng" of Yunnan TeaÔΩúA Lifestyle Called Yunnan. ecns.cn Yunnan, a distant land of poetry, a dreamlike homeland. Yunnan, a wonderful place longed for by both humans… and elephants. Let's stroll together in the""Land South of Colorful Clouds", and enjoy "a lifestyle called Yunnan."

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Chinese museums greet more young people as passion for traditional culture grows. ecns.cn The UCI World Cycling Centre (WCC) — the training and education center of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) based in Aigle, Switzerland — inaugurated China's first Continental Development Satellite in Shanghai on Saturday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Culture and Tourism Year celebrates ties between China, Tanzania. ecns.cn Tanzanian artists perform Taarab music at the opening ceremony of the 2024 China-Tanzania Culture and Tourism Year in Beijing, May 15, 2024.In addition to the documentary premiere, a Tanzanian tourism resource promotion event and a gala featuring traditional Tanzanian music, dance and acrobatics as well as Chinese music, were held as part of the opening ceremony.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Political solution in Ukraine stressed. ecns.cn Xi made the remarks while meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Zhongnanhai leadership compound in Beijing on Thursday evening. Both leaders had in-depth exchanges on strategic issues of common concern.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Culture Facts: Relics, memes, and more. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Liu Shuguang: How Can We Promote Mutual Learning Between Civilizations by Building Cities of Museums. ecns.cn At present, there is a total of 6,565 museums in China, placing the country high in the world rankings. There is also a boom in building so-called cities of museums across China. How can museums develop in harmony with the growth of a city? How can they help spread Chinese culture at home and abroad? And how will Beijing, China's capital, build itself into a city of museums? On the occasion of the convening of the 2023 Beijing Culture Forum, Liu Shuguang, Head of the Chinese Museums Association, gave an exclusive interview to "W.E. Talk" at China News Service to offer his analysis of how museums can realize their…

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China aims to improve policy measures for 'whitelist' projects. ecns.cn Apart from easing purchasing restrictions, China can also adopt stronger policy measures to boost financing for the real estate industry to ensure the stable recovery of the sector, experts said.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Insights丨Daryl Guppy: Increase in tariffs aims at preventing China's development, which should be stood up to. ecns.cn In an interview with China News Network, Daryl Guppy, former board member of the Australia China Business Council and Australian ACBC delegate at the Silk Road Chamber of International Commerce, said the new tariffs on EV cars and other products from China imposed by the U.S. government and the hyped-up China's "overcapacity" is part of an overall American strategy to pull China back, to prevent China's development, and to halt its progress.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Collapse accident results in three dead. ecns.cn An earthwork collapse accident happened on the afternoon of Friday at a tea factory in Jinghong of Yunan province, killing three.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). The "Feng" of Yunnan Tea ÔΩúCentury-old Yunnan Tuocha Continues the "Bond of Friendship between China and France" ecns.cn Parisian wine is renowned for its flavor, and Dali's tuocha for its aroma. Yunnan Tuocha is the first variety of Pu'er tea to have entered Europe for its superb quality that is defined by the ancient tea trees and the exceptional production processes.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Culture Fact: China Tourism Day. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). (W.E. Talk) Liu Shuguang: How Can We Promote Mutual Learning Between Civilizations by Building Cities of Museums. ecns.cn At present, there is a total of 6,565 museums in China, placing the country high in the world rankings. There is also a boom in building so-called cities of museums across China. How can museums develop in harmony with the growth of a city? How can they help spread Chinese culture at home and abroad? And how will Beijing, China's capital, build itself into a city of museums? On the occasion of the convening of the 2023 Beijing Culture Forum, Liu Shuguang, Head of the Chinese Museums Association, gave an exclusive interview to "W.E. Talk" at China News Service to offer his analysis of how museums can realize their…

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China's insurance market to double in 10 years, Swiss Re CEO says. ecns.cn The size of China's insurance industry is expected to double in the next 10 years amid strong economic growth, making the country an even more important market for the group, said Christian Mumenthaler, group CEO of Swiss Re.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Lawyers association teams up to aid disabled communities. ecns.cn In honor of the 34th National Disability Day, which fell on Sunday, the All-China Lawyers Association has partnered with the China Association of Volunteers for Persons with Disabilities to provide legal assistance to disabled communities.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China Eastern Airlines resumes Shanghai and Kashgar direct flight. ecns.cn With 136 passengers onboard, China Eastern Airlines resumed its direct flight between Shanghai and Kashgar in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on Saturday, which is the longest domestic flight operated by the Shanghai-based carrier.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Heavy rain strikes Guangxi. ecns.cn Over 30 passenger trains have suspended operation from Saturday to Monday morning due to the heavy rain in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, announced Nanning Railway Bureau on Saturday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). The 'Song' of Yunnan TeaÔΩúYunnan, a Place Worth Staying. ecns.cn Yunnan is a place worth staying. People from different countries all have aspirations for"poems and dreams.""A wonderful life in Yunnan" is never simply a catchword to them, who have chosen to settle down here.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China inaugurates first UCI WCC Continental Development Satellite. ecns.cn The UCI World Cycling Centre (WCC) — the training and education center of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) based in Aigle, Switzerland — inaugurated China's first Continental Development Satellite in Shanghai on Saturday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Xi: Build stronger tourism sector. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has called for efforts to promote high-quality development of the tourism sector to accelerate the building of China into a country strong in tourism and bolster economic growth.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China's museums in numbers. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). Key steps to stabilize real estate market. ecns.cn China's real estate market is expected to become fully stabilized in the second half of 2024, ending a three-year adjustment period, if the latest rounds of highly supportive policy measures are well implemented to boost homebuyer confidence and ease liquidity stress among developers.

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China-Europe freight train services report robust growth in first 4 months. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-19). China's satellite navigation industry output exceeds 530 billion yuan in 2023: report. ecns.cn The total output value of China's satellite navigation and positioning service industry reached 536.2 billion yuan ($74.23 billion) in 2023, up by 7.09 percent year-on-year, according to an industry white paper released on Saturday.

Prof. Anthony J. Hall (2024-05-19). Aboriginal and Treaty Rights: "Grave Error" on Alleged Mass Graves Adjacent to Indian Residential Schools in Canada. globalresearch.ca

Abayomi Azikiwe (2024-05-19). African Liberation Day and the Struggle for Freedom in Palestine. globalresearch.ca

Steven Sahiounie (2024-05-19). Emir of Kuwait Dissolves the National Assembly and Takes Aim at the Muslim Brotherhood. globalresearch.ca

Karsten Riise (2024-05-19). China-Russia Far East Development. globalresearch.ca

Lucas Leiroz de Almeida (2024-05-19). Estonia Preventing Russian Children from Learning Their Own Native Language. globalresearch.ca

Bharat Dogra (2024-05-19). AI, Cyber, Autonomous, Hypersonic Emerging Technologies For Military Use: Accentuate the Already Very Serious Threat of Nuclear Weapons. globalresearch.ca

MEE correspondent (2024-05-19). Iran: Helicopter carrying President Raisi 'crashes in mountains'. middleeasteye.net Iran: Helicopter carrying President Raisi 'crashes in mountains' | Interior ministry confirms incident, says rescue teams were being hampered by difficult weather conditions | | Iran's President Ebrahim Raisi during a meeting with his Azeri counterpart at the site of Qiz Qalas…

Editor at NewsOne (2024-05-19). Jasmine Crockett's 'Bleach Blonde Bad Built Butch Body' Roast Inspires Songs Mocking MTG. newsone.com An unexpected byproduct of the viral dispute between Jasmine Crockett and Marjorie Taylor Greene has been a slew of "Bleach Blonde Bad Built Butch Body" songs going viral.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Clashes in Paris as firefighters unions protest working conditions. presstv.ir Police clashed with protesters in Paris as French firefighters' unions protested over working conditions.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Pro-Palestinian protest at Penn leads to multiple arrests. presstv.ir Police dismantled protest camps and arrested dozens of pro-Palestinian activists at the University of Pennsylvania.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Iran plans to increase defense exports by 50%: Official. presstv.ir A senior Iranian military official says the country plans to increase the export of its defense products by 50 percent.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Police clash with pro-Palestinian protesters at Amsterdam University. presstv.ir Clashes break out between the Dutch police and pro-Palestinian protesters at Amsterdam University.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Three killed, three injured in new US mass shooting. presstv.ir A mass shooting has left 3 people killed and 3 more injured in Columbus, Ohio.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Police clash with pro-Palestine protesters at Amsterdam University. presstv.ir Video posted on social media showed police in riot gear clashing with protesters, who were shouting: "Shame on you."

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Prison officers protest outside Gradignan prison after two officers killed. presstv.ir Prison officers demonstrate in front of the Bordeaux-Gradignan penitentiary center a day after two officers were killed.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Death toll from Brazil's rainstorm hits 151. presstv.ir On April 29, torrential rains poured down on Brazil's southernmost state of Rio Grande do Sul.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Iran showcases ancient tablets repatriated from US. presstv.ir Iran puts on display 162 Achaemenid-era clay tablets that were repatriated from the US last year.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Iran clinches 2024 Asian Taekwondo Championships in Vietnam. presstv.ir The Iranian men's national taekwondo team has won the title of the 2024 Asian Taekwondo Championships after eight years.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). BRICS members determined to work on de-dollarization: Iran. presstv.ir Iran says the BRICS member countries are determined to work on ditching the US dollar in trade and economic transactions.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). North Korean leader inspects missile launcher vehicles. presstv.ir Footage released by North Korea's official KCTV shows Kim Jong-un inspecting missile launcher vehicles.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). London protests: Tens of thousands reiterate calls for ceasefire in Gaza. presstv.ir This week's protest attracted unusually large numbers as it marks the 76th anniversary of the Nakba.

presstv.ir (2024-05-19). Police scuffle with pro-Palestine protesters at Amsterdam university. presstv.ir Police moved in to end a pro-Palestine protest at the University of Amsterdam.

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-19). Who is Prafulla Dhariwal? Sam Altman credits him for creation of GPT-4o. ptcnews.tv Who is Prafulla Dhariwal? In the bustling tech hubs of San Francisco, a name from Pune, India, has become synonymous with pioneering advancements in artificial intelligence as Prafulla Dhariwal, an MIT graduate with a background in computer science and mathematics, has played a pivotal role at OpenAI. OpenAI CEO Sam Altman has praised Indian prodigy Prafulla Dhariwal for his crucial role in the successful launch of the company's latest flagship AI model, GPT-4o. Altman stated on X (formerly known as Twitter) that ChatGPT 4o would not have been possible without Dhariwal's contributions. Taking to his X handle, Sa…

tvbrics (2024-05-19). Brazil analyses ways to increase the billing limit for businesses to qualify as individual microentrepreneurs. tvbrics.com The initiative will stimulate the development of the entrepreneurial sector…

tvbrics (2024-05-19). Iran and Russia discuss creation of gas hub in northern Iran. tvbrics.com The Russian officials agreed on the need to expand cooperation…

Mark David (2024-05-19). CARTOONS: The man with the silver spoon forks up his budget reply. independentaustralia.net

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Perimenopause and menopause. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Menopause marks a significant transition for women, yet understanding its precursor, perimenopause, and its symptoms can be complex. Dr. Stephanie Faubion, director of Mayo Clinic's Center for Women's Health and medical director of The Menopause Society, says experiencing perimenopause and menopause can be confusing for some. She says it is not only patients who may find it confusing, but medical providers as well, due to lack of training in menopause management. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/wsbxMm1aDM0 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 10)…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Tips to prevent injuries while biking. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's note: May is both Traumatic Awareness Month and Biking Month Bicycling is a great way to stay active and enjoy the outdoors. Whether you're a recreational rider or a daily commuter, it's important to protect your hands and wrists. Dr. Sanj Kakar, a Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon specializing in hands and wrists, shares practical tips to prevent injuries while biking. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/go406Yh44do Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 08) is in the downloads at the end of…

UMMID (2024-05-19). 2023 is hottest year on Earth in two thousand years. ummid.com The year 2023 has been recorded as the hottest year on Earth in its 2,000 years history, researchers said.

noemail (2024-05-19). US national security adviser, Saudi Arabia's crown prince meet to discuss 'semi-final' security deal. devdiscourse.com President Joe Biden's national security adviser met early Sunday with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to discuss what the kingdom described as the "semi-final" version of a wide-ranging security agreement between the countries.

noemail (2024-05-19). India among world's high-growing mkts; enterprise needs, innovation great fit for us: Red Hat CEO. devdiscourse.com Red Hat sees India as among the world's high-growing markets, and the country's expanding enterprise base and technical innovation capabilities offer exciting prospects for the IBM-owned company, its CEO Matt Hicks has said.

UMMID (2024-05-19). NASA astronaut aboard ISS to interact with students in live call. ummid.com NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps aboard the International Space Station (ISS) will interact with students of a volunteer service organization in a live call from space Tuesday May 21, 2024, the American space agency said.

The Independent (2024-05-19). Africa Wisdom Summit challenges young Africans to shift mindsets for transformation. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Young people in Uganda and Africa have been challenged to embrace a critical shift in their mindsets to be able to lead the positive transformation of Uganda and the continent. The challenge was presented by a wide array of experts in different fields during the Africa Wisdom Summit …

Steven Tucker (2024-05-19). The Media's Barely Concealed Delight at the Shooting of Robert Fico. dailysceptic.org Reporting on the attempted assassination of Robert Fico, the unspoken media subtext was that, as an anti-EU firebrand and supposedly 'far-Right', the Slovakian PM somehow had it coming.

noemail (2024-05-19). Trade ties with India suspended due to 'heavy duties': Pakistan Foreign Minister. devdiscourse.com Foreign Minister Ishaq Dar has said that trade ties between Islamabad and New Delhi have remained suspended since 2019 due to the imposition of "heavy duties" by India on imports from Pakistan after the Pulwama attack.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo's new 'omics' strategy leaps into the future. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Imagine a future where healthcare is tailored precisely for you, right down to the molecules deep inside your cells. Targeted treatments and preventive strategies are customized to your genome. Your personal medical roadmap outlines hereditary genetic variants, provides guidance on environmental risks and offers strategies for maintaining heart health and preventing cancer, making it as distinct as your DNA. At the core of this future are "omics" technologies, which measure and analyze various molecules at…

Guest Blogger (2024-05-19). Grid Planning to Meet NY Climate Act Goals. wattsupwiththat.com My impression of the speakers at this meeting is that they were desperately trying to make the point that the transmission challenges for the Climate Act mandates and schedule were impossible goals without actually saying that.

UMMID (2024-05-19). AI to accelerate RISC-V adoption: Research. ummid.com The rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is instrumental in the continued rise of RISC-V – an open standard Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) based on established Reduced Instruction Set Computer (RISC) principles.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Google gives Gemini Nano a big intelligence boost. ummid.com At the Google I/O developer conference 2024, Google announced empowering Gemini Nano with a significant intelligence upgrade which will now detect suspicious calls and help the Android users avoid them.

The Independent (2024-05-19). UPDF, FARDC capture suspected ADF commander, explosive expert. independent.co.ug ITURI, DRC | THE INDEPENDENT | The joint Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) and the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC), have captured one of the commanders of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) group. Al Iraq Anywari, alias AA who is an expert in improvised explosive devices (IEDs), was captured during an operation …

UMMID (2024-05-19). Will Muslim Population Overtake Hindus in India – An Analysis. ummid.com As per this study, Hindu population share in 1950 was 84%, but it came down to 78% in 2015. However, in the same period, the share of minorities, including Muslims, Christian, Buddhist, and Sikhs, went up.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic to host 13th Annual Individualizing Medicine Conference. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic's Center for Individualized Medicine is set to host its 13th Annual Individualizing Medicine Conference on Sept. 11-12 in Rochester, Minnesota. Under this year's theme, "From Innovation to Integration," the conference will explore the role of "omics" technologies — and their molecular-level analysis — in transforming healthcare. A key focus of the conference will be the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and medicine, seeking to provide insights into its impact while addressing associated challenges…

UMMID (2024-05-19). Hajj 2024 Digital ID Through Absher – Steps to Create. ummid.com Hajj 2024: The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah, Saudi Arabia has launched Digital Identity (ID) Platform 'Absher' for the pilgrims who are arriving in the Kingdom for the Hajj 2024.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Social engineering threats account for most cyberthreats in 2024. ummid.com Avast, a leader in digital security and privacy and brand of Gen, has reported that social engineering threats — those which rely on human manipulation, account for most cyberthreats faced by individuals in 2024.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Melanoma in darker skin tones: Race and sex play a role, Mayo study finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A recent Mayo Clinic study reveals melanoma is often detected later in people with darker skin complexions.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Biryani and Modi's New Found Secular (Poll) Strategy. ummid.com In addition to Modi propagating his 'secular' image by having never apparently spoken about 'Hindu-Muslims' along communal lines, he should perhaps also consider speaking about biryani from a secular angle!

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Health System celebrates grand opening of Mankato hospital expansion and modernization. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org MANKATO, Minn. ‚Äï After two years of construction, Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato celebrated the grand opening of its $155 million hospital expansion on May 14. "The expanded and modernized Mankato bed tower is not only adding needed capacity to our Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato but, importantly, it is also adding new capabilities," says Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., president and CEO, Mayo Clinic. "With these state-of-the-art, flexible care spaces, combined with digitally integrated…

UMMID (2024-05-19). Maulana Azad Library AMU: A Confluence of Ken and Cosmopolitan Culture. ummid.com Maulana Azad Library of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Aligarh is not only the powerhouse of knowledge and vibrating ideas but also a springhead of inspiration, hope, liveliness, wisdom, secular culture and many other tenable things.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Students' passion projects address big issues in healthcare. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Students from across Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science devote their spare hours to solving big biomedical problems.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Linux announces portable core software stack, HPSF, for high performance computing. ummid.com Linux Foundation Monday May 13, 2024 announced the launch of High Performance Software Foundation (HPSF) which aims to build, promote, and advance a portable core software stack for high performance computing (HPC) by increasing adoption, lowering barriers to contribution, and supporting development efforts.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). In case you missed it: This week's Top 5 stories on social media. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Check out a few of the most popular News Network stories on @mayoclinic social media this past week. Hormone therapy: Four things a Mayo Clinic women's health specialist wants you to know Hormone therapy is a treatment that uses medications containing hormones like estrogen or progesterone to replace those the body stops producing during menopause. It can be a powerful tool for managing menopausal symptoms. Mayo Clinic Minute: Preventing stroke A stroke happens every 40…

noemail (2024-05-19). Varanasi: Buddhist monk praises PM Modi for development in places linked to Lord Buddha. devdiscourse.com Buddhist monks in Varanasi gave their blessings to PM Modi and praised him, calling him a "Buddhist patron." Varanasi is the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He is running for the same seat for a third consecutive term. Varanasi will vote on June 1, the seventh and last phase of the Lok Sabha elections.

The Media Line Staff (2024-05-19). Gantz Threatens To Leave Government Over Gaza Strategy. themedialine.org

noemail (2024-05-19). J-K: "Worked for development, known for sympathy," recalls friend of former Sarpanch killed in Shopian terror attack. devdiscourse.com Waseem Ahmad, a friend of the former Sarpanch, Aijaz Ahmad Sheikh, who was killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, said they were at home when the learned about the incident. Ahmad also said that the deceased was known for his sympathy and worked for the development of the area.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Peace loving people across the world are pro-Palestinian. ummid.com Any decent, informed, and intelligent person, irrespective of one's faith and ethnolinguistic background, anywhere in the world must be pro-Palestinian.

The Media Line Staff (2024-05-19). Tunisians Mount Anti-Migrant Protests, Citing Perceived Government Failures. themedialine.org

UMMID (2024-05-19). Stressed, bored or tired – Why suicidal tendency on rise among students in United States? ummid.com This sad situation should not be examined in terms of any mistakes of kids but rather in terms of the highly flawed education system the adults have created with too many distortions, above all a society which lacks clear ideals, a society in which huge numbers of entirely innocent people are killed in wars and then lies are routinely pushed at very high levels regarding this.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Techno Feudalism – New Challenge Facing Educational Attainment. ummid.com As a result, the educational system increasingly caters to the needs of a techno-feudal economy, emphasising practical skills for economic survival while neglecting the development of critical thinking and social consciousness.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Anti-Minority Hate and Venom – Has Modi's Juggernaut Backfired? ummid.com Prime Minister Modi, who relied on his own carefully crafted image and easy-flowing rhetoric, found himself in an unchartered territory facing an electorate more skeptical of his promises and less interested in his anti-minority tirades.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Recovering from a stroke. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editors Note: May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and a major cause of serious disability for adults. More than 795,000 people in the U.S. have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Stroke risk increases with age, especially after 55, but strokes can occur at any age. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Fighting lymphoma: Treatment options include alternatives to chemotherapy, expert explains. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's Note: May 28 is World Blood Cancer Day ROCHESTER, Minn. — Chemotherapy is usually the first treatment doctors try to treat lymphoma, including the two most common forms: non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin. But alternatives to chemotherapy are developing, as first-line treatments and as backup options, explains Stephen Ansell, M.D., Ph.D., hematology chair and hematologic oncologist at the Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center. Lymphoma is a blood cancer that begins when a germ-fighting white blood cell,…

Abdullah Jallow (2024-05-19). Salafiyyoon solely uphold unconditional defence of the wholesome truth. salaficentre.com In The Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Bestower of Mercy. Salafiyyoon solely uphold unconditional defence of the wholesome truth and no hizbi can accuse us of double standards Allah [The Exalted] says: Ÿ±ÿ±€°ÿ¨ŸêÿπŸèŸàŸìÿߟí ÿ•ŸêŸÑŸéŸâŸ∞Ÿì ÿ£Ÿéÿ®ŸêŸäŸÉŸèŸÖ€° ŸÅŸéŸÇŸè&Yuml…

The Independent (2024-05-19). Rugumayo, 11 pros bag 2024 Absa Captain's Bell Sh20 million cash prizes. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The 6th Absa sponsored Captain's Bell Tournament was held over the weekend ushering in Paul Charles Rukundo as Captain and Jerry Owachi Vice Captain respectively. Over 220 golfers convened in the professional and amateur categories for a thrilling 19-hole experience at Uganda Golf Club, Kitante located on John Babiiha Road in Kololo. As …

RONALD MUSOKE (2024-05-19). Free movement for East Africans, finally? independent.co.ug What to expect from Uganda signing IGAD Protocol COVER STORY | RONALD MUSOKE | Uganda has finally signed the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) protocol that allows lawful free movement in and out of citizens of the countries of the East and Horn of Africa region. By signing of the Protocol on May 14 in Kampala, …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic biostatisticians power every step of medical research. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Biostatisticians bring a unique perspective and skill set to every step of medical research. Last year, at Mayo Clinic they supported about 5,000 studies spanning discovery science, clinical trials, translational science and population health.

UMMID (2024-05-19). JEE Advanced Admit Card 2024 – Direct Link to Download. ummid.com JEE Advanced 2024: IIT Madras, the official authority to conduct the JEE Advanced 2024, has released today i.e. Friday May 17, 2026 the Admit Card and Hall Ticket of the candidates who have successfully registered for the IIT JEE entrance exam.

UMMID (2024-05-19). TS EAMCET 2024 Result Out; Pranitha, Jyotir Aditya Among Toppers. ummid.com A Pranitha and Jyotir Aditya have stood first in the Engineering and Agriculture streams of Telangana Engineering Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (TS EAMCET 2024) held this year.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Welcoming the community into Alzheimer's disease research studies. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Staff at the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic Florida are reaching out to communities underrepresented in healthcare to attract more people to join research studies.

UMMID (2024-05-19). 'WASP-193b': 2nd least dense planet discovered 1,200 light years away. ummid.com Astronomers have discovered WASP-193b, a mind-boggling exoplantet with a density so low that they have nicknamed it cotton-candy planet as it looks like a huge fluffy gaseous mass hanging in the space.

The Independent (2024-05-19). SC Villa win the 2024 Uganda Premier League trophy. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | A wave of joy on Saturday evening swept through MTN Omondi Stadium as SC Villa were crowned the champions of the 2024 Star Times Uganda Premier League. Two second-half goals from Charles Lwanga and Hakim Kiwanuka helped the Jogoos to overcome NEC and secure the 2024 championship. Fans and the …

Guest Blogger (2024-05-19). "North Sea Oil Workers Cannot be Sacrificed on the Altar of Net Zero": Unions Go to War on Labour's "Irresponsible" Green Policy. wattsupwiththat.com the union Unite has launched a campaign against Labour's policy of refusing licences for new oil and gas extraction in the North Sea.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Remote desktop access for Linux machines becomes faster, more affordable. ummid.com RemotePC, a prominent remote desktop access service, has announced enhancements to their RemotePC for Linux solution, providing customers with one of the fastest and most affordable ways to access and manage their Linux machines from anywhere.

noemail (2024-05-19). India's Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty win men's doubles title at Thailand Open. devdiscourse.com

noemail (2024-05-19). "Not easy to give direct challenge to PM": Congress leader Salman Khurshid on AAP's protest. devdiscourse.com Reacting to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal holding a protest at the BJP headquarters over the arrest of Bibhav Kumar in the Swati Maliwal alleged assault case on Sunday, Congress leader Salman Khurshid said it is not easy to give a direct challenge to the Prime Minister. "It is not easy to give a direct challenge to a Prime Minister and he (Arvind Kejriwal) is doing that. The thoughts and emotions that are in his and his party workers' minds, common people have the same thoughts and emotions. He will get support from many people. It is now interesting to see how PM Modi will react to this," Khurshid told AN…

Kristen Mosbrucker-Garza (2024-05-19). A French food safety giant is building an innovation center in Philly's Navy Yard. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? In the coming months, French biotechnology testing company bioMérieux will relocate to a new facility at Philadelphia's Navy Yard. | The multipurpose site will serve as its molecular innovation center, the home of its xPRO program for development and manufacturing of custom testing kits and its predictive diagnostics innovation center. | About 50 people are expected to work in an "extremely energy-efficient" custom-built office taking up the second floor of new construction…

UMMID (2024-05-19). Firebase Genkit, Lightweight Gemini and more: Launches at Google I/O 2024. ummid.com At the Google I/O developer conference Tuesday May 14, 2024, Google parent Alphabet released several updates across the Gemini family of Artificial Intelligence (AI) models, including the new 1.5 Flash which is a lightweight AI model for speed and efficiency and Firebase Genkit, an open source framework.

RONALD MUSOKE (2024-05-19). Africa's bold pledge: Leaders commit to triple continent's fertilizer usage by 2034. independent.co.ug Africa holds 60% of world's arable land but struggles with crop productivity Nairobi, Kenya | RONALD MUSOKE | In a bid to eradicate persistent hunger across the continent, African leaders who met recently in Nairobi, pledged to increase domestic production and distribution of high-quality fertilizers by threefold within the next ten years. The initiative, the leaders …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: When to seek care for pelvic pain. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's note: May is National Women's Health Month Pelvic pain is common, affecting 15% of women of reproductive age. Pinpointing its cause, whether it's endometriosis, ovarian cysts or musculoskeletal issues, can be a challenge. Dr. Megan Wasson, a gynecologic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive procedures at Mayo Clinic, says it's important to seek medical help if chronic pelvic pain starts affecting your quality of life or if there are signs of a serious underlying…

noemail (2024-05-19). 'Bhrasht Janata Party' sought to dilute Adivasi rights: Jairam Ramesh. devdiscourse.com The Congress on Sunday claimed that the Modi government's Forest Conservation Amendment Act had "undid" the progress of the historic Forest Rights Act of 2006 and accused the BJP of diluting tribal rights.

UMMID (2024-05-19). GBSHSE Goa 10th Result 2024 – Direct link to check. ummid.com Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is set to declare online the results of the GBSHSE Class 10 or SSC 2024 examination on its official as well as associate websites on Wednesday May 15, 2024.

The Independent (2024-05-19). Panic, suspicion grip Anglican Martyrs' Day organizers amid budget concerns. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | As the clock ticks towards this year's Martyrs Day fete, the Anglican Church's organizing committee is gripped with anxiety over budgetary shortfalls. The Midwest Cluster, comprising Rwenzori, South Rwenzori, East Rwenzori, West Rwenzori, Bunyoro-Kitara, and Masindi-Kitara dioceses, is responsible for this year's celebrations at Namugongo. The cluster is particularly alarmed by …

noemail (2024-05-19). Jacques Audiard's Selena Gomez, Zoe Saldana starrer 'Emilia Perez' draws 11-minute ovation at Cannes. devdiscourse.com Jacques Audiard's latest cinematic venture, 'Emilia Perez,' took Cannes by storm with its world premiere, garnering a remarkable 11-minute standing ovation. The Spanish-language musical crime comedy, featuring a star-studded cast including Zoe Saldana, Selena Gomez, Karla Sofia Gascon, and Edgar Ramirez, captivated audiences at the Palais des Festivals, Deadline reported.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Advances in minimally invasive kidney stone surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Most small kidney stones can pass on their own. However, kidney stones that are too large to pass on their own or cause bleeding, kidney damage or ongoing urinary tract infections may require surgical treatment. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Aaron Potretzke, a Mayo Clinic urologist, explains some of the different surgical options for removing kidney stones. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/jGO6cb3XT2o Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 10) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic…

UMMID (2024-05-19). Watch: Slovak PM Robert Fico critical after assassination attempt. ummid.com Slovakia Prime Minister Robert Fico is in critical condition after he was shot multiple times outside the House of Culture in the town of Handlova Wednesday afternoon.

UMMID (2024-05-19). Why the forces behind 3 assassinations in USA must be exposed. ummid.com The three lives lost were those of President John F. Kennedy followed by the loss 5 years later of prominent civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Treating breast cancer through surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's Note: May is National Women's Health Month Globally, 2.3 million women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, according to the World Health Organization. Advances in treating breast cancer are improving care and quality of life. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/kHXecY28KEk Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. Treating breast cancer may include personalized therapies or surgery. …

The Independent (2024-05-19). Chaotic end as BUL FC defeat Busoga United. independent.co.ug Njeru, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Njeru based FUFA technical center was on Saturday evening engulfed in chaotic scenes after a section of fans stormed the pitch, protesting BUL FC's 3-0 lead over their side Busoga United FC. BUL earned their first two goals from Lawrence Tezikya in the 10th and second added minute of …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Who should be screened for skin cancer? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. Each year, more than 6 million adults are treated for skin cancer, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Collin Costello, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, says anyone can get skin cancer, but some people are at higher risk. So how often should you be screened? Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/On2CTz7Y7Go Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 05) is in the downloads at the end…

The Independent (2024-05-19). URA impounds smuggled cooking oil in Kampala. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | More than 1,000 jerrycans containing cooking oil have been recovered allegedly being smuggled into the country. Uganda Revenue Authority says that the jerrycans were retrieved from a truck registration number UBE591X/UAR571C, in Nalukolngo, Rubaga Division in Kampala. The truck and the cargo were declared at customs points as destined for …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Mayo Clinic Minute: Melanoma misconception — dark skin tones at risk, too. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The myth that people with dark skin are immune to melanoma, a type of skin cancer, has persisted for many years. It's a dangerous misconception that has caused some people not to be diligent about protecting themselves against dangerous ultraviolet (UV) rays. Dr. Dawn Davis, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, says people with darker skin tones need to be vigilant about sun protection. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/rcsfbWZm6CY Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 57) is in the…

noemail (2024-05-19). 2 persons killed as luxury car hits motorcycle in Pune. devdiscourse.com Two persons were killed when a speeding luxury car driven by a juvenile hit their motorcycle in Maharashtra's Pune city on Sunday, police said.

The Independent (2024-05-19). Afreximbank records US$393.4 million in Q1, 2024. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and its subsidiaries have reported a 31.73% increase in income to US$393.4 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2024, driven by significant growth in loans and advances. The Group's interest income surged by 40.07% to US$721.8 million, as the net interest margin improved from 4.4% …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-19). Human Rights Campaign names Mayo Clinic Leader in LGBTQ+ Healthcare. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic's three largest campuses completed a joint submission to the Human Rights Campaign's 2024 Health Equality Index (HEI) survey and achieved the highest score possible. Together, the Arizona, Florida, and Rochester campuses were collectively recognized as Leaders in LGBTQ+ Healthcare. Of the more than 1000 hospitals participating, only 384 achieved the top score and the leader designation. Forming an enterprise HEI survey workgroup, LGBTI+ Mayo Employee Resource Group (MERG) leaders from each site and…

UMMID (2024-05-19). After over 7 months, SC finds NewsClick founder's arrest illegal, void. ummid.com In a judgement pronounced Wednesday May 15, 2024 the Supreme Court of India ordered immediate release of NewsClick Founder and Editor-in-Chief Prabir Purkayastha from jail.

teleSUR, odr, JDO (2024-05-19). Unrwa reporta al menos 800.000 palestinos desplazados de Rafah. telesurtv.net Casi la mitad de la población de Rafah, 800.000 personas, se ha visto obligada a huir desde que las fuerzas israelíes iniciaron su agresión militar a la zona el 6 de mayo.

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Homenajean en Nicaragua al general Augusto César Sandino. telesurtv.net Presidente nicaragüense envió un abrazo solidario al presidente venezolano Nicolás Maduro. Expresó que sostiene en sus manos la espada de Simón Bolívar.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-19). Presidente de Nicaragua expresa solidaridad a Venezuela ante agresiones imperialistas. telesurtv.net El mandatario nicaragüense reveló que incluso "han querido asesinar" al presidente venezolano Nicolás Maduro.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-19). Nicaragua expresa solidaridad a Venezuela ante agresiones imperialistas. telesurtv.net El mandatario nicaragüense reveló que incluso "han querido asesinar" al presidente venezolano Nicolás Maduro.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Jordania pide investigar a Israel por crímenes de guerra en Gaza. telesurtv.net Por su parte, el jefe de la Unrwa, Philippe Lazzarini lamentóo durante una visita a la capital jordana, Amán, que no haya "ningún sitio seguro" para los civiles en Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Suman 35.456 los palestinos asesinados por Israel en Gaza. telesurtv.net El ministerio confirmó que en el día 226 del asedio de las fuerzas sionistas contra la Franja, se cometieron ocho masacres, matando a 70 palestinos e hiriendo a 110 en sólo 24 horas.

teleSUR, JDO, MER (2024-05-19). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Staff (2024-05-19). Recordar a Martí, más que una efeméride. cubadebate.cu El ejemplo de tenacidad y resistencia de José Martí debe acompañarnos siempre. Los tiempos difíciles ayudan a medir la entereza del ser humano. Quien no es firme claudica, quien tiene claros su lugar y propósitos se hace más enérgico. Lo más fácil es aceptar de antemano la derrota, pensar en sí y no en los demás.

Staff (2024-05-19). Pinar mantiene la cima y Granma continúa avanzando. cubadebate.cu En el primer juego, los Gallos de Sancti Spíritus se impusieron a Las Avispas de Santiago de Cuba con un marcador final de 12-9. El lanzador Yankiel Mauris se llevó la victoria, mientras que Wilber Reyna cargó con la derrota.

Staff (2024-05-19). Tenis de mesa: Andy Pereira también irá a París. cubadebate.cu Andy Pereira se convirtió hoy en el miembro 37 de la delegación que representará a Cuba en los Juegos Olímpicos de París 2024, luego de ganar el último boleto individual disponible en el certamen continental clasificatorio de tenis de mesa.

Staff (2024-05-19). Hacer América más armada otra vez: Trump recibe el respaldo de la NRA. cubadebate.cu Donald Trump instó a los propietarios de armas a votar en las elecciones de 2024 mientras se dirigía a millas de miembros de la Asociación Nacional del Rifle (NRA, por sus siglas en inglés), que lo respaldó oficialmente poco antes de que el expresidente subiera al escenario en la reunión anual del organismo en Texas el sábado. 'Tenemos que conseguir que los propietarios de armas voten', declaró Trump. 'Creo que ustedes son un grupo rebelde. Pero seamos rebeldes y votamos esta vez'.

Staff (2024-05-19). Bayer Leverkusen: Primer equipo en completar una temporada sin derrota en la Bundesliga (+ Video). cubadebate.cu El Bayer Leverkusen, campeón de la liga, se convirtió este sábado en el primer equipo en completar una temporada sin perder desde que se fundó la Bundesliga en 1963. Con goles de Victor Boniface y Robert Andrich, el Leverkusen venció 2-1 al Augsburg el último fin de semana de la campaña.

Staff (2024-05-19). Alexis Triana: Tenemos que contar lo que ha vivido y hace nuestra gente. cubadebate.cu Tenemos que lograr que las cámaras vuelvan a los barrios, a las comunidades, a los sitios donde se decide la resiliencia del proyecto social cubano; que regresen a la pantalla las mujeres, los negros, la comunidad LGTB, lo que sucede en nuestro entorno con los adolescentes.

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-05-19). Instituto Electoral de México dará resultados preliminares el 2 de junio. telesurtv.net El miembro de Cotecora, Gabriel Núñez, afirmó que, en situaciones extremadamente limitadas, los resultados se divulgarán "cuando se considere que la información es adecuada".

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Rusia anuncia la liberación de Staritsa en la región de Jarkov. telesurtv.net El parte de guerra precisa que las unidades del grupo Séver (Norte) lograron liberar la localidad de Staritsa "como resultado de activas acciones militares".

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-19). Avanzan con normalidad las elecciones en República Dominicana. telesurtv.net Los comicios se efectuarán en 16.747 colegios electorales que tendrán abiertas sus puertas de las 07: 00 a las 17: 00 hora local (11: 00 a las 21: 00 GMT).

teleSUR, odr, JDO (2024-05-19). Nueva masacre deja al menos tres muertos en Cúcuta, Colombia. telesurtv.net Tres personas fueron asesinadas en el barrio Caño Limón de la ciudad de Cúcuta por dos hombres que llegaron hasta una vivienda y los atacaron con arma de fuego.

teleSUR, odr, JGN (2024-05-19). Cinco obras literarias que debes leer del cubano José Martí. telesurtv.net José Martí Pérez (1853-1895), ilustre revolucionario preciado como el Héroe Nacional de Cuba. Desde edades tempranas entabló sus inquietudes sociales, patrióticas e independentistas.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Suman 155 los decesos por las lluvias que afectan el sur de Brasil. telesurtv.net El Gobierno regional anunció este viernes la construcción de cuatro "ciudades temporales" para albergar a los miles de afectados…

teleSUR, odr, JCM (2024-05-19). Presidenta de Georgia veta la ley de agentes extranjeros. telesurtv.net Hoy he vetado la ley rusa que contradice nuestra Constitución, contradice todas las normas europeas y, por lo tanto, representa un obstáculo para nuestro camino europeo.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Ecologistas bloquean pista del aeropuerto de Munich, Alemania. telesurtv.net De los ochos activistas climáticos que intentaron entrar a la instalación, dos fueron detenidos y los restantes se sentaron en las pistas de rodaje junto a las de despegue.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Helicóptero que transportaba al presidente de Iraní realiza un aterrizaje forzoso. telesurtv.net Las autoridades dijeron que las malas condiciones climáticas han dificultado que los equipos de rescate de la Media Luna Roja Iraní lleguen al área donde ocurrió el incidente.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-19). Piden regular mercado de vaporizadores en México. telesurtv.net los participantes coincidieron en que la falta de un marco que regule la oferta y demanda de los vaporizadores en México provoca un creciente "mercado negro",…

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Rusia está dispuesta a dialogar con Occidente. telesurtv.net Como parte de su discurso en la XXXII Asamblea del Consejo de Política Exterior y de Defensa, el canciller ruso señaló la necesidad de que ese diálogo contemple los problemas existentes en el mundo…

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Policías y docentes exigen aumentos salariales en Misiones, Argentina. telesurtv.net Voceros de los policías rechazaron que se intente criminalizar la protesta y dejaron claro que no permitirán amenazas.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-19). Presidente Abinader llama a dominicanos a votar este domingo. telesurtv.net "Aprovecho aquí para pedirles y reiterarles a todos los dominicanos que vayan a votar", dijo el mandatario luego de reunirse con 190 observadores internacionales.

Staff (2024-05-19). Estados Unidos considera en peligro su superioridad espacial ante avance de Rusia y China. cubadebate.cu El rápido avance en las operaciones espaciales de Rusia y China está obligando al Pentágono a acelerar su capacidad para librar una guerra en el espacio. Así lo reportó este viernes The New York Times, citando a miembros del Departamento de Defensa de EE.UU. familiarizados con la iniciativa.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Primer ministro eslovaco continúa grave tras ser intervenido. telesurtv.net Aunque se aproxima a un pronóstico positivo, el estado del paciente impide su traslado a un hospital de la capital del país, previsto para el lunes.

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-05-19). Israel asesina al menos a 20 palestinos en Gaza. telesurtv.net Hace solo dos días, las autoridades de Gaza informaron sobre la muerte de otros cuatro periodistas como resultado de una serie de ataques aéreos de Israel.

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-05-19). Indonesia evacúa siete poblados por erupciones del volcán Ibu. telesurtv.net Tras una nueva erupción del volcán Ibu, la tercera de la semana, las autoridades indonesias elevaron al nivel máximo de la alerta.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Asciende a 35.386 los palestinos asesinados por Israel en Gaza. telesurtv.net Con tropas terrestres y tanques, el Ejército israelí atacó a la resistencia palestina en las callejuelas del campamento de Jabalia.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Mueren decenas de palestinos en recientes bombardeos israelíes. telesurtv.net El más intenso fue en el campamento de refugiados de Jabalia, donde murieron 15 personas y otras 30 resultaron heridas en el norte de la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Suben a siete los fallecidos por clima severo en Texas, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Fuertes tormentas con vientos huracanados y mucha actividad eléctrica, además de tornados, continúan afectando ese estado del sur estadounidense.

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Presidente de Venezuela supervisa avances del sector pesquero y acuícola. telesurtv.net Presentan avances del sector en el contexto de la jornada "La economía productiva de la Venezuela Azul".

teleSUR, ord, JCM (2024-05-19). Pueblo de Aragua apoya al presidente Nicolás Maduro. telesurtv.net La marcha fue encabezada primer vicepresidente del Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (PSUV), Diosdado Cabello, y la gobernadora del estado Aragua, Karina Carpio.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Abre sistema de voto electrónico para mexicanos en el extranjero. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con los datos del Instituto Nacional Electoral (INE), 223.931 connacionales participarán del proceso por diferentes opciones y en distintos momentos.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Al menos 50 muertos dejan lluvias en el centro de Afganistán. telesurtv.net Según un funcionario, unas 2.000 casas quedaron destruidas, 4.000 sufrieron daños parciales y más de 2.000 tiendas quedaron bajo el agua en la provincia central de Ghor.

teleSUR, odr, JCM (2024-05-19). Tiroteo deja al menos seis muertos y varios heridos en Afganistán. telesurtv.net Ante el trágico asesinato de tres ciudadanos catalanes en Afganistán, estamos en contacto con todas las autoridades para realizar el acompañamiento al resto de afectados ya las familias.

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Agresor de jefe de Gobierno eslovaco se declara culpable. telesurtv.net El agresor, Juraj Cintula, se declaró culpable ante un juez y fue acusado de asesinato premeditado por motivos de venganza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Aumenta a 31 los asesinados en ataque israelí en Nuiserat, Gaza. telesurtv.net Según fuentes de los equipos de la Defensa Civil de Gaza hay 20 heridos, muchos de los cuales han sido trasladados al Hospital de los Mártires de Al Aqsa.

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-05-19). Crisis institucional se agrava en Israel. telesurtv.net El ministro del Gabinete de Guerra de Israel, Benny Gantz, dio un ultimátum al primer ministro del país, Benjamín Netanyahu.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Asesinan a directora de Control Territorial de Portoviejo en Ecuador. telesurtv.net El auto de Claudia Martinez recibió varios impactos de bala mientras se dirigía a la inauguración de la vía transversal 1 de Portoviejo.

teleSUR, nbb, JGN (2024-05-19). Gobernante español planea reconocer el Estado Palestino el 22 de mayo. telesurtv.net España sería el décimo país en Europa en reconocer Palestina como un Estado.

teleSUR, bcb, JCM (2024-05-19). Ejército del Congo frustra intento de golpe de Estado. telesurtv.net El líder del intento de golpe de Estado de este domingo en la RDC, el activista de la diáspora congoleña Christian Malanga.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-05-19). Tropas francesas llegan a Nueva Caledonia en medio de disturbios. telesurtv.net Los disturbios son la última crisis del Gobierno francés con los territorios de ultramar…

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-19). Presidente de Venezuela supervisa avances del sector pesquero. telesurtv.net Presentan avances del sector en el contexto de la jornada "La economía productiva de la Venezuela Azul".

WSWS (2024-05-18). Ukrainian oligarch and former Zelensky backer Kolomoisky charged with attempted murder. wsws.org The arrest of Igor Kolomoisky indicates a significant crisis within the Zelensky government as it slams the jail doors on its former backer and ally.

Staff (2024-05-18). Biden is Only 'Frustrated' With Netanyahu Because Israel is Losing. youtube.com Seven months into the US-Israeli genocide in Gaza that has killed over 40,000 Palestinians, the Biden administration is planning to send $1 billion more in weapons to Israel. The move comes days after Biden halted some bomb shipments to Israel and pretended to the media that this meant the administration would turn against Israel if …

Elsy Fors Garzon (2024-05-18). UN demands to stop Israeli offensive in Rafah, without response. plenglish.com United Nations, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The demands of the United Nations to stop the Israeli offensive in Rafah, remain unanswered today, while humanitarian organizations urge the entry of more assistance and the population flees without certainty of a safe place.

WSWS (2024-05-18). Leipzig University management uses police and right-wing groups to suppress pro-Palestinian protests. wsws.org The "Palestine Campus" group explained that the impulse for the protest was the start of the Israeli army's murderous ground offensive against Rafah.

UN Relief, Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (2024-05-18). oPt: Once again, nearly half of the population of Rafah or 800,000 people are on the road, having been forced to flee since the Israeli forces started the military operation in the area on 6 May. reliefweb.int Country: occupied Palestinian territory | Source: UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East | From Philippe Lazzarini, the UNRWA Commissioner-General as posted on his official X account (previously known as Twitter) | Once again, nearly half of the population of Rafah or 800,000 people are on the road, having been forced to flee since the Israeli Forces started the military operation in the area on 6 May. | In response to evacuation orders demanding people to flee to so-called safe zones, people mainly went to the middle areas and Khan Younis including to destroyed buildings. | Since t…

contact (2024-05-18). Israeli lawyers at Int'l Court of Justice out of touch with reality — Day 224. israelpalestinenews.org Israel defends its attack on Rafah with lies; UN commemoration of the Nakba emphasizes Israel's options for Palestinians: "displacement, subjugation, or death"; as Gaza pier (paid for by US) becomes operational, US denounces Israel's refusal to open land routes for aid; West Bank deaths; University of California academics authorize strike for Gaza; more…

Seth Galinsky (2024-05-18). Israel defends existence as refuge for Jews in face of US opposition to Rafah fighting. themilitant.com Despite strong opposition from the Joseph Biden administration, the Israel Defense Forces are expanding their operations in Rafah, near the Egyptian border, and in Jabaliya and Zeitoun in northern Gaza. They have been destroying Hamas tunnels, weapons stores, rocket launchers and command posts. | Hamas and Islamic Jihad death squads — financed and trained by Tehran — killed 1,200 people in Israel Oct. 7, mostly civilians, wounded more than 5,000, took over 250 hostages and raped and mutilated women. It was the largest anti-Jewish pogrom since World War II. | The Israeli government aims to dismantle Ha…

contact (2024-05-18). Not even the US government knows the US government line on Rafah. israelpalestinenews.org Red line? What red line? As Washington indulges in conflicting chatter and denial of the facts, Israel just keeps on killing in Gaza.

Staff (2024-05-18). 13 countries sign letter warning Israel against Rafah attack. muslimmirror.com BERLIN : More than a dozen countries have sent a joint letter to Israel, warning against a major ground offensive in Gaza's southernmost city Rafah, according to media reports on Friday. The joint letter, signed by the foreign ministers of 13 countries, including major economies and democracies, was sent to the Israeli government on Wednesday, …

UMMID (2024-05-18). SA seeks explicit order from ICJ to stop Israel from invading Rafah. ummid.com The lawyers representing South Africa at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Thursday May 16, 2024 urged the world court to make explicit its provisional measures announced earlier to stop Israel from invading Rafah.

Maureen E. Ruprecht Fadem (2024-05-18). 'Do No Harm': A week in the life of 'democracy' and the betrayal of the university student. mondoweiss.net Generation Z forced the world to stop and respond to the Israeli genocide in Gaza. In return, they are being punished by the same system implicated in the killing.

Jonathan Ofir (2024-05-18). Unpacking the Israeli campaign to deny the Gaza genocide. mondoweiss.net A recent media flurry over the number of Palestinians killed in Gaza amounts to nothing more than genocide denial. This campaign to discredit the Gaza health ministry is simply a strategy to allow the Gaza genocide to continue.

Robert Clines (2024-05-18). The 'ancient desire' to kill Jews is not Hamas's. It's the West's. mondoweiss.net Joe Biden's claim that Hamas's October 7 attacks were "driven by ancient desire to wipe out the Jewish people" is ahistorical and dangerous. In fact, Jewish history shows that antisemitism is a Western problem.

newarab (2024-05-18). Gaza: Israel carries out deadly airstrikes amid Rafah attack. newarab.com Israeli warplanes hit a house in Rafah, killing two Palestinians. | Airstrikes targeted the The forces also opened fire…

newarab (2024-05-18). Egypt refuses to open Rafah crossing amid Israeli occupation. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-18). Palestinians in Rafah struggle to figure out where to go. newarab.com More than 1.4 million Palestinians in Rafah woke up on May 7 to an evacuation order made by the Israeli army through dropped leaflets and phone calls, asking them to leave the eastern parts of Rafah and head to the "humanitarian area" in Al-Mawasi on the southern coast of the Gaza Strip. | As hundreds of people left for either Al-Mawasi or the central cities of Gaza in Al-Bureij and Al-Nusairat, many could not abide by the order as they didn't have any place to go. | presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Palestinians say ready for 'long war of attrition' as Israel pushes Rafah invasion. presstv.ir The spokesman for the military wing of Hamas says Palestinian fighters are prepared for a long battle of attrition against Israel.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). 'Liars!': Israeli official heckled while defending bloodbath in Rafah. presstv.ir Israeli official is heckled at the Intenational Court of Justice (ICJ) while defending the occupying regime's bloodletting in the city of Rafah in southern Gaza Strip.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Fighting rages as Israel steps up Rafah invasion despite intl. outcry. presstv.ir Fighting rages in Gaza after Israel vowed to intensify its ground offensive in Rafah despite international concerns for the hundreds of thousands of displaced Palestinians in the southern city.

Yves Engler (2024-05-18). Modest Proposal to Prevent Hurt Feelings over Demos against Genocide by Israel. dissidentvoice.org According to a Parliamentary Commission Jewish students are feeling "unsafe" on Canadian campuses. Last week a House of Commons justice committee hearing instigated by Liberal MP Anthony Housefather heard from a half dozen students about how difficult life has become as their peers criticize Israel's holocaust in Gaza. As the Grind's Dave Gray-Donald pointed out, …

Michael Welch (2024-05-18). University Encampments and the Freedom Flotilla: Fighting Back Against Historical Racist Genocide. globalresearch.ca

Ryan Cristián (2024-05-18). South Africa Delivers Scathing Follow Up To Israel Genocide Case & Israel Continues To Block Aid. thelastamericanvagabond.com Welcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (5/18/24). As always, take the information discussed in the video below and research it for yourself, and come to your own conclusions. Anyone telling you what the truth

Jim McMahan (2024-05-18). Students establish Popular University for Gaza. workers.org Seattle Since April 29, students at the University of Washington in Seattle have set up a 100-tent encampment on the central campus. Their "Popular University for Gaza" camp is inspired by the heroic struggle of the Columbia University students and others. Popular University for Gaza, Seattle, May 12, 2024. WW . . . |

Paddy Colligan (2024-05-18). Students establish Popular University for Gaza. workers.org Seattle Since April 29, students at the University of Washington in Seattle have set up a 100-tent encampment on the central campus. Their "Popular University for Gaza" camp is inspired by the heroic struggle of the Columbia University students and others. Popular University for Gaza, Seattle, May 12, 2024. WW . . . |

WSWS (2024-05-18). International Court of Justice hearings expose "coordinated plan aimed at the destruction of the essential foundations of Palestinian life" wsws.org The hearings this week featured devastating presentations of what the South African ambassador called the "continuing annihilation of the Palestinian people."

Binoy Kampmark (2024-05-18). Promising the Impossible: Blinken's Out of Tune Performance in Kyiv. dissidentvoice.org Things are looking dire for the Ukrainian war effort. Promises of victory are becoming even hollower than they were last summer, when US President Joe Biden could state with breathtaking obliviousness that Russia had "already lost the war". The worst offender in this regard remains the United States, which has been the most vocal proponent …

Africa Awakens (2024-05-18). New Caledonians Demand Complete Independence from France. dissidentvoice.org The latest violent anti-French protests by New Caledonians seeking independence from France show clearly that it is time France respected the right of self-determination of the Kanak people of New Caledonia.

T.P. Wilkinson (2024-05-18). Hell in a Very Small Place. dissidentvoice.org Hell: the creditor of last resort Note: While I was writing this I thought about many things I experienced and read. Then as I was posting this the title of a book I read many years ago came to mind. Bernard Fall's Hell in a Very Small Place. Fall was and remained a sympathizer with …

CGTN (2024-05-18). South China Sea Drama Unfolds. dissidentvoice.org A Filipino civilian convoy called "Atin Ito" claims to have breached China's blockade around the Huangyan Dao, also known as Scarborough Shoal, in the South China Sea. The convoy reportedly aimed to resupply Filipino fishermen but stopped 50 nautical miles from the shoal. The Philippine Coast Guard and Navy monitored the mission. What are the …

noreply (2024-05-18). Kent Rollins' Advice… smoothiex12.blogspot.com in economy cooking. I am not saying that we will have Great Depression 2.0, but there is a good chance that shit will get really bad. Now, the way Kent presents things is absolutely wonderful–both historic references and cooking proper. Stews, including presented here Hoover Stew, are very economic way of cooking during hard times. I am not, obviously, referring to the level of food desperation such as was in Russia in 1990s, when many people subsisted on such "diet" as pan-fried onions and bread–this was the time of a near famine in some localities in Russia (that's your Chicago and Harvard school of econ…

contact (2024-05-18). The writing was on the wall for Israel's torture of prisoners. israelpalestinenews.org The Israeli government has ensured that horrific imprisonment practices targeting Palestinians can continue with impunity, in violation of international law and medical ethics.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Gazans search rubble for survivors after Israeli strikes on Jabalia. presstv.ir Gazans search through the rubble for survivors following Israeli strikes on Jabalia in the northern Gaza Strip.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Palestine urges FIFA to suspend Israel over war on Gaza. presstv.ir The Palestine Football Association (PFA) has urged the soccer's world governing body FIFA to suspend Israel over the regime's genocidal war in the Gaza Strip.

newarab (2024-05-18). Tehran threatens UK for helping Israel down Iranian missiles. newarab.com Esmail Qaani, head of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) – the foreign arm of the organisation – also issued warnings to

newarab (2024-05-18). Israel strikes kill at least five in Lebanon, including two children. newarab.com Israel and Hezbollah have been exchanging fire across Lebanon's southern border for seven months in parallel with the Gaza war. Other Lebanese factions as well as Palestinian groups have also fired rockets at Israel fr…

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Yemenis, Jordanians reaffirm support for Palestinians in Gaza. presstv.ir Yemenis and Jordanians have once again taken to the streets of their countries to reaffirm their support for Palestinians who are subjected to Israel's US-backed genocidal war.

Handicap International, Humanity & Inclusion (2024-05-18). oPt: Gaza: HI response to the humanitarian crisis. reliefweb.int Countries: Egypt, Lebanon, occupied Palestinian territory | Source: Handicap International – Humanity & Inclusion | HI employs 40 people in the Gaza Strip, supported by 300 volunteers. HI is also engaged in Egypt and Lebanon, helping to address the impact of the crisis there. | Since October 7 and the escalation of violence between Israel and Hamas, at least 35,091 Palestinians have been killed — including at least 10.000 children – and 78,827 injured in the continuous bombing of Gaza by Israeli forces. This deadly offensive comes in the wake of an attack launched on Israel by Hamas, in which 1,200 Israe…

maxyyjones (2024-05-18). House Passes Bill That Would Force Biden To Give Paused Bomb Shipment to Israel. scheerpost.com By Dave DeCamp / Antiwar.com The House on Thursday passed a bill designed to force President Biden to lift a pause on a shipment of 2,000-pound bombs to Israel. The legislation is considered symbolic since President Biden has threatened a veto, and it's not expected to be brought up for a vote in the Senate. It's seen as an …

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Israeli airstrikes kill Hezbollah fighter, 2 children in S Lebanon. presstv.ir Israeli airstrikes kill a Hezbollah fighter and two children, targeting two villages lying far from Lebanon's border with the occupied territories.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Students set up tent camp at Turin university in support of Palestinians. presstv.ir Dozens of pro-Palestinian students set up an encampment at Turin Polytechnic University to protest Israel's war in Gaza.

contact (2024-05-18). The Israel-Affiliated Organization Leading the Backlash Against Student Protests. israelpalestinenews.org Award-winning journalist James Bamford reports that the Israeli-American Council has worked in tandem with Israeli intelligence agencies for years. Last month, its leaders vowed to shut down the encampment at UCLA.

Wafaa Shurafa, Joe Krauss, Jack Jeffrey (2024-05-18). Member of Israel's War Cabinet says he'll quit the government June 8 unless there's a new war plan. whyy.org Benny Gantz, a popular centrist member of Israel's three-member War Cabinet, threatened Saturday to resign from the government if it doesn't adopt a new plan in three weeks' time for the The announcement deepens a divide within Israel's leadership more than seven months into a war in which Israel has yet to accomplish its stated goals of dismantling Hamas and returning scores of hostages abducted in the militant group's Oct. 7 attack. | Gantz spelled…

Editor (2024-05-18). Israel Astroturfed Eurovision Vote But Lost Anyway, Gov. Admits. scheerpost.com

Staff (2024-05-18). 'Israel Does Not Need Pretexts' — Hamas Slams PA Abbas' Criticism of October 7. defenddemocracy.press "Since 1948, the Zionist enemy has never waited for excuses to commit crimes against our people," Hamas said in a statement. The Palestinian Resistance movement Hamas said on Thursday it regretted remarks by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in which he accused the group of having given Israel "pretexts" to wage war on Gaza, AFP …

Stephen Zunes (2024-05-18). The Chilling Effect of Equating Criticism of Israel to Antisemitism. progressive.org Broadening the federal definition of antisemitism is a disingenuous attempt to quash dissent.

newarab (2024-05-18). FIFA seeks legal advice on proposal to suspend Israel. newarab.com FIFA will seek independent legal advice before holding an extraordinary council meeting by July 25 to make a decision on a FIFA president Gianni Infantino outlined the plan at the FIFA congress on Friday after representatives of the Palestinian and Israel football federations had a chance to speak in front of the 211 member associations. | "FIFA will mandate as of now, independent legal expert…

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Spain imposes ban on ships carrying arms for Israel. presstv.ir Spain has decided to ban ships carrying weapons for Israel from docking at its ports, Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Albares says.

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Israeli War Minister Threatens To Withdraw Support to Netanyahu. telesurenglish.net War Cabinet Minister Benny Gantz threatened on Saturday to leave the emergency government if Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does not agree on a plan for a post-war Gaza by June 8. | RELATED: | At a press conference, Gantz demanded that the War Cabinet-composed of Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallant-draw up a six-point plan including who could govern the devastated Palestinian territory. | Days before the latter…

newarab (2024-05-18). US's Sullivan heading to Saudi Arabia, Israel this weekend. newarab.com White House national security adviser White House national security spokesperso…

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Hezbollah launches drone strike, rocket barrages at Israeli positions. presstv.ir Hezbollah fighter launch a drone strike and multiple rocket barrages against Israeli military positions in retaliation to the regime's strikes on southern Lebanon.

MEE staff (2024-05-18). West Bank: Israeli air strike kills senior Palestinian fighter in Jenin camp. middleeasteye.net West Bank: Israeli air strike kills senior Palestinian fighter in Jenin camp | Israeli forces also conducted overnight raids across the occupied West Bank, detaining several Palestinian workers from Gaza | | Palestinian boys walk near a damaged building in the aftermath of an Israeli air strike on Je…

Staff (2024-05-18). Spain refuses permission for a ship carrying weapons for Israel from India. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Desk Spanish authorities have refused permission for ship carrying weapons for Israel from India to dock at one of the country's ports. "This is the first time we have done this because it is the first time we have detected a ship carrying a shipment of arms to Israel that wants to …

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). University of Calgary: Pro-Palestine encampment attacked by police. presstv.ir Canadian university students continue to establish pro-Palestinian encampments on campus, with the newest calls for academic institutions to divest from Israel coming from within the city of Calgary.

Philip Giraldi (2024-05-18). Is the Gaza-Israel Fighting "A False Flag"? They Let It Happen? Their Objective Is "to Wipe Gaza Off the Map"? globalresearch.ca "Anyone who wants to thwart the establishment of a Palestinian state has to support bolstering Hamas and transferring money to Hamas. This is part of our strategy". Benjamin Netanyahu…

Staff (2024-05-18). Gaza: 83 Palestinians killed, 105 injured by Israeli indiscriminate bombings last 24hrs. muslimnews.co.uk By Abdul Adil (The Muslim News): At least 83 Palestinians killed and 105 others injured by Israeli Defence Forces' indiscriminate bombings in Gaza Strip in the last 24 hours according to Health Ministry. This has increased the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli bombings to 35,386 and 79,366 others injured since last October, the Health …

mforinoco (2024-05-18). Nakba Anniversary Speech — Haniyeh Says Israel Put Negotiations at 'Dead End'. orinocotribune.com "Any effort or agreement must ensure a permanent ceasefire, a complete withdrawal from the entire Gaza Strip, a genuine prisoner exchange deal, the return of the displaced, reconstruction, and lifting the blockade." | Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh has said Israel has introduced amendments to the ceasefire proposal that has put the negotiations at "a dead end." | In a televised speech to mark the 76th anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba (Catastrophe) on Wednesday, the head of the movement's political bureau said: "Since the beginning of the brutal aggression on Gaza, the movement has spared no effort to stop it and…

newarab (2024-05-18). Israel strike kills 1, wounds 8 in West Bank's Jenin camp. newarab.com A Palestinian militant was killed and eight other people wounded on Friday in an Israeli airstrike on the The armed wing of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) group named the killed man as member Islam Khamayseh. | The Palestinian health ministry said the eight w…

Editor (2024-05-18). Jewish Council calls for universities to immediately halt actions against anti-war students. mronline.org Deakin University and the Australian National University (ANU) have indicated they intend to dismantle the student camps. Students across the country are protesting in support of Palestinian people and against their institutions' ties with Israel.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Yemen downs advanced $30 million US spy drone over Ma'rib. presstv.ir Yemen's army says it has shot down an American spy drone by "a locally-made missile" in the province of Ma'rib, amid escalating tensions in the region over Israel's US-backed genocidal war on the Gaza Strip.

newarab (2024-05-18). Aid groups warn of mounting challenges to Gaza operations. newarab.com Humanitarian workers already face a slew of challenges getting aid to civilians in the besieged Gaza Strip, and fear that as the Aid groups say the humanitarian crisis in the war-ravaged Palestinian territory, where the The Israeli military has launched what it called a "limit…

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Duke University commencement speech prompts walkout over speaker's Israel support. presstv.ir Dozens of students leave Duke University's commencement ceremony over speaker's support for Israel.

mforinoco (2024-05-18). Israel Confirms Hezbollah Attacked Sensitive Military Base Housing Giant Spy Blimp. orinocotribune.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Timesaving tips for cooking healthy meals. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Living a busy, fast-paced life can make it hard to find the motivation to cook a healthy meal at home. However, learning some shortcuts in the kitchen can keep your healthy eating goals on track and help you avoid grazing on unhealthy snacks, grabbing the first thing you see in the fridge or going out for fast food. Why cook at home? Research shows that maintaining a healthy weight is challenging when you eat out too frequently. Restaurant portions often are super-sized…

newarab (2024-05-18). French police kill man trying to set fire to synagogue. newarab.com French police on Friday shot dead a man armed with a knife and a crowbar who tried to set fire to a The French Jewish community, the third largest in the world, has for months been on edge in the face of a growing number of attacks and desecrations of memorials. | Emergency services were alerted after a fire was detected at the synagogue, with the man spotted on its roof brandishing an iron bar and a kitchen knife, the prosecutor handling the case said. | Smoke was coming…

newarab (2024-05-18). Poll shows most British people in favour of Gaza ceasefire. newarab.com A new The poll was commissioned by The survey…

newarab (2024-05-18). Trapped US doctors are out of Gaza, White House says. newarab.com A group of Reports emerged earlier this week of American doctors being unable to leave

newarab (2024-05-18). From Abdul to Leila: Reconnecting with memory through poetry. newarab.com Is cultural identity a social construct or a natural stratum, inlaid in the subconsciousness of our personality? | In the case of French-Iraqi musician and filmmaker Leila

newarab (2024-05-18). Pyramids built along long-lost river, scientists discover. newarab.com Scientists have discovered a long-buried branch of the The 64-kilometre-long river branch, which ran by the iconic

newarab (2024-05-18). MENA Sports Wrap: Rumble in Riyadh as Usyk faces Fury. newarab.com Meanwhile, one of the biggest boxing bouts in decades will take place this weekend as

newarab (2024-05-18). 8 EU members say conditions in Syria should be reassessed to allow voluntary refugee returns. newarab.com The governments of eight European Union member states said Friday the situation in In a joint statement, officials from Austria, the Czech Republic, Cyprus, Denmark, Greece,

newarab (2024-05-18). Ukraine's Zelensky warns Russia could step up offensive. newarab.com Zelensky also repeated pleas for allies to send more air defence and fighter jets and said the "biggest advantage" for Russia was a ban on Ukraine using…

newarab (2024-05-18). Protests against powerful group persist in Syria. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-18). Three London councillors resign over Labour's Gaza stance. newarab.com Three Councillors Fliss Premru, Claudia Turbet-Delof, and Penny Wrout announced their departure from the Labour Party in the London Borough of Hackney but said they will maintain their seats on the council as independent socialists. | Premru, Turbet-Delof and Wrout are planning to work together under the banner of the Hackney Independent Socialist Group. | In a statement posted on X,…

newarab (2024-05-18). Algerian missing for 26 years found held in neighbour's home. newarab.com An Algerian man who had been missing for 26 years has been found in his neighbour's house, just a few minutes' walk away, the country's justice ministry said Tuesday. | The man only identified as Omar B. had vanished at the age of 19 during the Now aged 45, he was found amid haystacks only about 200 metres (yards) away in the city of Djelfa after the captor's brother aired grievances on social media, reportedly due to an inheritance di…

newarab (2024-05-18). AIPAC super PAC pours millions into Bowman opponent in NY. newarab.com An AIPAC-affiliated political action committee (PAC) has invested $2 million to defeat progressive US House member The move in the hotly contested District 16, which includes parts of the Bronx and Westchester County, comes just over a month before the New York House primary. | The AIPAC super PAC the United Democracy Project has put $1 million into defeating Bowman and another $1 million into supporting his opponent, George Latimer, a Westchester County executive. | This c…

newarab (2024-05-18). First brewery opens in Abu Dhabi as UAE relaxes alcohol laws. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-18). University chiefs face faculty backlash over Gaza protests. newarab.com

newarab (2024-05-18). Rights orgs call on Lebanon to stop deportations of Syrians. newarab.com Seven human rights organisations on Thursday called on The

newarab (2024-05-18). How two Yemeni women are revolutionising Taiz's food scene. newarab.com Meet Nisreen Dhirar and Faiza Haidrah who have defied gender stereotypes in Yemen by opening a restaurant in "We broke the norm that opening restaurants are for men only," Nisreen tells The New Arab. "We tried convincing society that women can also work in restaurants. There is no shame in it." | Nisreen and Faiza are university graduates, and their education armed them with the confidence to plan and execute their collecti…

scorinoco (2024-05-18). Venezuelan Diplomat Alex Saab Acquitted of All Charges in Colombia. orinocotribune.com

Staff (2024-05-18). President Maduro Announces 'Our Venezuela' Campaign Staff. orinocotribune.com "We are taking an important step to advance in the face of the threat our people suffer every day to win the battle of July 28," said Maduro. | This Thursday, President Nicolás Maduro announced the "Venezuela Nuestra" [Our Venezuela] Campaign Staff for the presidential campaign for the upcoming elections, scheduled for July 28. | "We are taking an important step to advance with superiority and courage to defend our country from the threat to which it is subjected, preserving the achievements of the fight we have won, charting the route for the future and winning the battle of July 28," he said, also condemning th…

scorinoco (2024-05-18). Argentina: Congressman Files Case Against President Milei for Using Public Funds to Finance Personal Trip. orinocotribune.com Argentinian Congressman Gabriel Solano has sued President Javier Milei for using public resources to pay for a private trip to Spain. | The lawsuit refers to the three-day trip that the Argentinian president started this Friday, May 17, in Madrid. During this time, Milei will not attend any state event in Spain. | In fact, the only three activities announced by the Casa Rosada are the presentation of Milei's book, El camino del libertario ("The Libertarian's Path"), a meeting with business owners, and the Europa Viva 24 summit, which will be headed by far-right politician Santiago Abascal, leader of the Spanish n…

mforinoco (2024-05-18). Shooting of Slovak Prime Minister Reveals 'Hateful' Rhetoric Against Ukraine Heretics. orinocotribune.com By John Miles — May 17, 2024 | Western media has "explained" the shocking incident by Fico's independent political position, which demonstrates the pressures faced by foreign leaders who refuse to toe the NATO party line. | Slovakia remains at a political standstill as the country awaits news of the health of Prime Minister Robert Fico. | The Slovak leader, who was elected head of the country's parliament in October, was shot yesterday in a brazen assassination attempt while greeting supporters in the town of Handlová. The gunman fired five shots at the Prime Minister at close range, striking him in the shou…

scorinoco (2024-05-18). Report: Far-Right Venezuelan Politician María Corina Machado Received Bribes to 'Hand Over PDVSA' if She Became President. orinocotribune.com Venezuelan far-right politician María Corina Machado received a $3.2 million bribe from a US lobby firm called Howard Stirk Holdings (HSH) to hand over PDVSA to Chevron "if she won the presidential elections" of Venezuela. | The evidence of this bribe was presented by Brazilian journalist Patrícia de Oliveira Souza Lélis in an interview with Venezuela News. Lélis covered Latin American news for the mainstream media emporium Fox News in the United States and worked with international lobbies. | The money given to Machado was not only to promote her campaign in this year's presidential campaign, as she is disqualif…

Maria Paez Victor (2024-05-18). Is Washington Trying To Subvert Venezuela's Elections? orinocotribune.com By Maria Paez Victor — May 17, 2024 | "Before they drop the bomb they drop the narrative." | — Caitlin Johnson, journalist | The USA narrative goes like this: | "Maria Corina Machado has been unjustly barred from running for president. Her stand-in candidate is Edmundo Gonzalez, a calm, serious, rational, peaceful, wise alternative, an ex-diplomat who is more popular than Nicolás Maduro, and who will win the elections. | If he does not win, it means the elections are fraudulent and "humanitarian" intervention by the USA will have to be deployed to stop the street violence that will occur. Then Venezuel…

Staff (2024-05-18). Patrick Lawrence: Putin and Xi in Beijing: Steps into the 21st Century. scheerpost.com President of Russia Vladimir Putin with President of China Xi Jinping in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, during Putin' state visit to China, 16 May 2024. Kremlin.ru, CC BY 4.0 creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0, via Wikimedia Commons By Patrick Lawrence / Original to ScheerPost Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping added another to their count of …

Staff (2024-05-18). Ray McGovern: Russia & China — Two Against One. scheerpost.com Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping and their teams meeting in Beijing on Thursday. (Konstantin Zavrazhin, Kremlin) By Ray McGovern / Consortium News Chinese President Xi Jinping's extremely warm reception of President Vladimir Putin yesterday in Beijing sealed the increasingly formidable Russia-China strategic relationship. It amounts to a tectonic shift in the world …

Staff (2024-05-18). Guaranteed Income: The First Step Towards Guaranteeing Human Rights in America. scheerpost.com Click to subscribe on: Apple / Spotify / Amazon / YouTube / Rumble In this episode of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer is joined by author Natalie Foster, president and co-founder of the Economic Security Project, a network dedicated to advancing a guaranteed income in America and reining in the unprecedented concentration of corporate power. Scheer and Foster debate and discuss the conditions in …

Editor (2024-05-18). May 18, 2024. sitrepworld.info Julie Fowlis — Hug Air a' Bhonaid Mhoir (Scottish Gaelic) The worst dictatorship in the world by far is the US Empire, by Don Hank SC Editorial: Putin and Xi are world statesmen while Western elites are shown to be the real threat to global peace Martin Armstrong: 'West Govts Need War Because Their Debts No Longer Sustainable,' by Piero Messina Washington has signaled it will kill anyone who gets in its way, by Don Hank MoA: Russia, China Reveal Their Global Agenda Russia & China — Two Against One, by Ray McGovern How To Waste Two Trillion Dollars, by Eric Margolis The Forever War…

Larry Johnson (2024-05-18). Friday RoundTable With the Judge and Ray. sonar21.com It has been a busy day. Ray and I did our usual Friday chat with the Judge. We focused, initially, on the Russian/Chinese alliance. Putin and Xi are fast friends and, together, they represent a powerful alliance that is going to reshape the old-world order controlled by the United States. I am not arguing that Russia and China are perfect societies, but the United States is no longer in a position to hector the rest of the world and dictate what is appropriate policy. | The poverty and violence that are the hallmarks of most of America's formerly great cities, along with the rampant corruption among U.S. po…

Larry Johnson (2024-05-18). Friday Round Table With the Judge and Ray. sonar21.com It has been a busy day. Ray and I did our usual Friday chat with the Judge. We focused, initially, on the Russian/Chinese alliance. Putin and Xi are fast friends and, together, they represent a powerful alliance that is going to re-shape the old world order controlled by the United States. I am not arguing that Russia and China are perfect societies, but the United States is no longer in a position to hector the rest of the world and dictate what is appropriate policy. | The poverty and violence that are the hallmarks of most of America's formerly great cities, along with the rampant corruption among U.S. p…

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Has Alienated Us From Our Brothers, Alberto Fernández to Milei. telesurenglish.net The former Argentine president Alberto Fernández (2019-2023) accused on Saturday the government of the liberalist Javier Milei of injuring bilateral relations with Spain, countries of Latin America, and some Arab nations of the Middle East. | RELATED: | Amid the Milei's visit to Madrid to meet with the ultra right-winger Spanish party Vox, Fernández said that this government "has hurt our relations with Spain, B…

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Austria Will Restore Its Funding to the UNRWA. telesurenglish.net The Austrian government reported that it would re-fund the UN (UNRWA) agency for Palestinian refugees after suspending it for alleged involvement of the Palestinian armed resistance Hamas, something that was never realized. | RELATED: | "We have, of course, continued and even substantially increased support for the suffering Palestinian population in Gaza and the region: since 7 October, we have had 32 million Euros to oth…

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Crowd Support President Maduro in the Aragua Venezuelan State. telesurenglish.net The Venezuelan people of the city of La Victoria, state of Aragua, mobilized this Saturday in rejection of the unilateral coercive measures imposed by the United States Government (USA) against Venezuela and in support of President Nicolás Maduro. | RELATED: | The march was headed by the first vice-president of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Diosdado Cabello, and the governor of the state of Aragua, Karina Carpio; as w…

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Cuban Record Festival and Awards Gala. telesurenglish.net From 12 to 19 May, the 27th edition of the Cuban Record Festival is held in Havana, the capital of Cuba. The annual event welcomes all Cuban, Caribbean and Latin American sonorities. | Grand Prize of the Jury awarded to the celebrated pianist Frank Fernández for his album Beethoven Piano Concertos. May. 19, 2024.

teleSUR (2024-05-18). Fifteen Years Without Mario Benedetti. telesurenglish.net On May 17, 2009, death took us away from the Uruguayan journalist, novelist, and poet Mario Benedetti. One of the most outstanding writers of contemporary Latin American literature, was born in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay. | RELATED: | Benedetti became an emblematic figure not only for his prolific literary production, which includes poetry, narrative, essay and theater, but also for his political and social commi…

teleSUR (2024-05-18). UPDATE: Floods Death in Brazil Toll Rises to 155. telesurenglish.net A total of 155 dead, 806 injured and 94 disappeared is the most recent toll of victims recorded by the Brazilian National Civil Defense, as a result of the floods that affect the south of the nation. | RELATED: | As of this Saturday, Brazilian authorities report the rescue of 82,666 people and 12,215 animals. Meanwhile, the state of Rio Grande do Sul has 2.3 million affected and, of these, 620,000 abandoned their homes. In 90 percent of the municipalities of the state, rains…

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Uruguay and Cuba celebrate cultural forum. plenglish.com "All Blend" is a cycle promoted by Cuba's Embassy to Uruguay to celebrate its first year supported by artists, intellectuals, Uruguayan institutions and Cuban residents there. | This time, the venue was provided by the Municipality of Montevideo and the backdrop was May, as the Month of Memory and homage to the dictatorship's (1973-1985) victims, as by that time there had been thousands of detainees, almost 200 missing persons, and flagrant violations of human rights. | The testimonies of those prisoners, their faces brought by brushes, their drawings of the cells, tortures, the images of the missing have been h…

Sachi Kitajima Mulkey (2024-05-18). Vermont Passes Historic Bill to Make Big Oil Pay for Climate Disasters. truthout.org This story was originally published by Grist. Sign up for Grist's weekly newsletter here. Last July, heavy storms lashed Vermont with record rain, leaving roads torn asunder, communities submerged, and farms washed out. In response, state legislators made a historic move by introducing the Climate Superfund Act to hold Big Oil accountable for the damages spurred by the emissions generated by the… |

James Anderson (2024-05-18). US Undergrads Are Getting an Extracurricular Crash Course in Labor Organizing. truthout.org When Grinnell College wanted to begin compensating community advisors (CA), who work to provide students living in residence halls with programming and support for personal and academic issues, on an hourly basis, undergraduates at the private liberal arts school in Iowa took collective action. They went on strike at the end of the spring semester in 2023. Hannah Sweet, a third-year student at the… |

Luis Feliz Leon (2024-05-18). Alabama Mercedes Workers Lose First Union Election, Vow to Continue the Fight. truthout.org A no-holds-barred campaign by Mercedes management convinced a majority of workers at its Alabama factory complex to vote against forming a union. In addition to anti-union videos and mailings, captive-audience meetings, firings, and an onslaught of pressure from state politicians and even a local pastor, the winning move was to fire the company's U.S. CEO and replace him with a vice president who… |

Julia Conley (2024-05-18). Forever Chemicals "Ubiquitous" in Water, Atmosphere in Great Lakes Basin. truthout.org A first-of-its-kind study published this week shows that levels of toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, are now so ubiquitous in the environmental that they have begun building up in the Great Lakes Basin after entering it through rainwater and the air, contaminating 95% of the United States' fresh surface water supply. Researchers at Indiana University… |

Aaron Mendelson (2024-05-18). States Target Voter Registration Drives With "Unbelievable" Restrictions. truthout.org This article was originally published by the Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit investigative news organization based in Washington, D.C. Carolina Wassmer piloted a gray SUV around the city, dropping off canvassers from the civic engagement group Poder Latinx one by one. It was a muggy day, but the canvassers hopped out with their clipboards and pens, ready to engage in a longstanding… |

Eleanor J. Bader (2024-05-18). HUD Targets Public Housing Discrimination Against Formerly Incarcerated People. truthout.org Each year, approximately 600,000 people are released from state and federal prisons, immigration jails and juvenile detention facilities, but their release, while joyous, can also be fraught. The challenges faced by those who are released include finding a source of income and reestablishing contact with family and friends, but the fulcrum of successful reentry typically involves finding a safe… |

Workers World Party (2024-05-18). Malcolm X, Ho Chi Minh, °presente! workers.org This edited statement was first published May 18, 2017, on workers.org. May 19 is also the birthday of long-time revolutionary Yuri Kochiyama, a Japanese survivor of the U.S. concentration camps created during World War II and one of the people with Malcolm X when he was assassinated. In addition, May . . . |

Dean Baker (2024-05-18). The Media Is Going Nuts on Tariffs, Why Are They Fine with Government-Granted Patent Monopolies? cepr.net There have been numerous pieces in major media outlets in recent days on the death of free trade which have been centered on the Biden administration's use of tariffs to protect the U.S. market from Chinese EVs, solar batteries, and other products. These tariffs will raise the price of the protected items and cost American …

Staff (2024-05-18). Ungaggable: Costumed Clowns and Lickspittle Surrogates 'R Us. commondreams.org This week saw a seedy, craven parade of MAGA stooges trooping into court to pay fealty to their two-bit mob-boss on trial for cooking the books to hide hush money payments to a porn star so he could get elected to a job he was stupefyingly unfit for, and still is. Then "God's most pathetic …

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Fujian opens one-stop service center for Taiwan people, firms. ecns.cn The Chinese mainland's first labor security and service center for Taiwan compatriots and enterprises was founded in Fuzhou, capital of Fujian province, in mid-April, providing better services to companies and residents from the country's biggest island.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China aims to improve policy measures for 'whitelist' projects. ecns.cn Apart from easing purchasing restrictions, China can also adopt stronger policy measures to boost financing for the real estate industry to ensure the stable recovery of the sector, experts said.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Concert celebrating 75th anniv. of China-Russia diplomatic relations staged in Beijing. ecns.cn A special concert marking the opening of the China-Russia Years of Culture and the 75th anniversary of the establishment of China-Russia diplomatic relations is held at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, May 16, 2024.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Xi congratulates Arab League Summit. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping reaffirmed on Thursday China's readiness to work with Arab countries to continue carrying forward the spirit of China-Arab friendship and building a higher level of China-Arab community with a shared future.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China's retail sales grow 2.3% in April. ecns.cn China's retail sales increased 2.3 percent year-on-year in April, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Exploring biodiversity at horticultural exhibition 2024 in Chengdu. ecns.cn Qionglai branch venue features the unique ecosystem and rich biological species of Longmen Mountain.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Culture and Tourism Year celebrates ties between China, Tanzania. ecns.cn Tanzanian artists perform Taarab music at the opening ceremony of the 2024 China-Tanzania Culture and Tourism Year in Beijing, May 15, 2024.In addition to the documentary premiere, a Tanzanian tourism resource promotion event and a gala featuring traditional Tanzanian music, dance and acrobatics as well as Chinese music, were held as part of the opening ceremony.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China's battle against pollutants praised. ecns.cn China's efforts to control organic pollutants won recognition from foreign ecological experts on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Xi: Build stronger tourism sector. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has called for efforts to promote high-quality development of the tourism sector to accelerate the building of China into a country strong in tourism and bolster economic growth.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Chinese white dolphins spotted in Leizhou Bay. ecns.cn Hailed as "mermaids" and "giant pandas in the sea," this endangered species is under the national first-class protection in China.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Political solution in Ukraine stressed. ecns.cn Xi made the remarks while meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Zhongnanhai leadership compound in Beijing on Thursday evening. Both leaders had in-depth exchanges on strategic issues of common concern.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Stock market to be more efficiently regulated. ecns.cn Regulatory emphasis on the capital market's support for the real economy and continued efforts to optimize the trading mechanism and infrastructure in the A-share market are conducive to the high-quality development of the Chinese stock market.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Insights丨Daryl Guppy: Overcapacity? New tariffs? The U.S. is returning to the bad old days. ecns.cn On top of existing tariffs under Section 301, the United States on Tuesday announced new tariffs on a variety of imports from China, including electric vehicles (EVs), lithium batteries, photovoltaic cells, critical minerals, semiconductors, steel and aluminum.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China's museums in numbers. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China's insurance market to double in 10 years, Swiss Re CEO says. ecns.cn The size of China's insurance industry is expected to double in the next 10 years amid strong economic growth, making the country an even more important market for the group, said Christian Mumenthaler, group CEO of Swiss Re.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). The "Feng" of Yunnan Tea ÔΩúCentury-old Yunnan Tuocha Continues the "Bond of Friendship between China and France" ecns.cn Parisian wine is renowned for its flavor, and Dali's tuocha for its aroma. Yunnan Tuocha is the first variety of Pu'er tea to have entered Europe for its superb quality that is defined by the ancient tea trees and the exceptional production processes.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Key steps to stabilize real estate market. ecns.cn China's real estate market is expected to become fully stabilized in the second half of 2024, ending a three-year adjustment period, if the latest rounds of highly supportive policy measures are well implemented to boost homebuyer confidence and ease liquidity stress among developers.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). April data confirm recovery is uneven. ecns.cn China's economy continued to rebound in April while pressures persisted amid an uneven recovery, highlighting the need for further stimulus measures to consolidate the recovery trend, officials and experts said on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). The 'Song' of Yunnan TeaÔΩúYunnan, a Place Worth Staying. ecns.cn Yunnan is a place worth staying. People from different countries all have aspirations for"poems and dreams.""A wonderful life in Yunnan" is never simply a catchword to them, who have chosen to settle down here.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). Insights丨Daryl Guppy: Increase in tariffs aims at preventing China's development, which should be stood up to. ecns.cn In an interview with China News Network, Daryl Guppy, former board member of the Australia China Business Council and Australian ACBC delegate at the Silk Road Chamber of International Commerce, said the new tariffs on EV cars and other products from China imposed by the U.S. government and the hyped-up China's "overcapacity" is part of an overall American strategy to pull China back, to prevent China's development, and to halt its progress.

ecns.cn (2024-05-18). China seen continuing to cut U.S. debt holdings. ecns.cn China is likely to continue to reduce the share of United States debt in its overall foreign exchange reserves as it ramps up efforts to diversify foreign asset portfolios to reduce risk exposure, experts said on Thursday.

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-18). Smart Cities and 15-minute cities: We must stop allowing these criminals to slowly walk us into techno-tyranny. expose-news.com You've most likely heard of the terms "Smart City" and "15-minute city" but how many know exactly what they are? In the following article, the author of 'How to Opt-Out of the …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-18). UK government advisors say smart water meters should be made compulsory. expose-news.com On Thursday, the National Infrastructure Commission published its latest assessment of the UK government's progress in implementing its commitments on infrastructure. The report has suggested that compulsory smart meters are crucial to …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-05-18). How to calculate the age of a hedge and other things. expose-news.com Covering topics such as medicine, the weather, how to calculate the age of a hedge and notable happenings in the world of lingerie, Dr. Vernon Coleman shares his 242nd passing observations with …

Ahmed Adel (2024-05-18). "Ukraine is bleeding to death" — Retired German General Calls for a Way Out of Ukrainian Conflict. globalresearch.ca

Bharat Dogra (2024-05-18). The High Risks of AI and Robotic Weapons. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Gary G. Kohls (2024-05-18). Six Vaccinology-illiterate US Presidents Have Promoted Big Pharma's Fast-tracked Experimental Vaccines. globalresearch.ca

Abdul Raqeeb Awan (2024-05-18). Second Nakba: Peace in Palestine Is Not Only Peace in the Middle East But in the World. globalresearch.ca

Peter Koenig (2024-05-18). WHO's Worldwide Power Grab: Beware of the New International Health Regulation and Pandemic Treaty, a Health Tyranny Never Heard of Before in Human History. globalresearch.ca This WHO power would be expanded as an International Law, or rather as a "rules-based order", the new tyrannical term chosen by the elite, to circumvent literally any national and international laws.

Emanuel Pastreich (2024-05-18). The Shooting of Prime Minister Robert Fico: A Day That Will Live in Infamy. Corruption and Criminality Surrounding the Pandemic Treaty. globalresearch.ca

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-05-18). The COVID-19 Endgame: Global Governance, "Digital Tyranny" and the Depopulation Agenda. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Pascal Sacré (2024-05-18). The Challenge of the 2020-2021 Corona Crisis: Your Life, Your Mind, Your Soul. Dr. Pascal Sacré. globalresearch.ca

Drago Bosnic (2024-05-18). Armenia is "Sleeping with the Enemy": Prime Minister Pashinyan's Fantasies About EU/NATO Membership. globalresearch.ca

Lucas Leiroz de Almeida (2024-05-18). Is Ukraine Starting to Back Terrorism Around the World? Attempted Assassination of Slovak PM Robert Fico. globalresearch.ca

Drago Bosnic (2024-05-18). Kremlin Reshuffling of Power Structure. New Minister of Defense. Massive Increase in Russia's Military Spending. globalresearch.ca

David Skripac (2024-05-18). Our Species Is Being Genetically Modified. Are We Witnessing Humanity's March Toward Extinction? Viruses Are Our Friends, Not Our Foes. globalresearch.ca

UN High Commissioner for Refugees (2024-05-18). Projet 21 – TCHAD: Monitoring de protection – Rapport mensuel (Avril 2024). reliefweb.int Country: Chad | Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees | Please refer to the attached file. | Contexte | Le Tchad partage certaines de ses frontieÃÄres avec des pays en proie aÃÄ des attaques terroristes, aÃÄ diverses crises sociopolitiques et au manque d'opportuniteÃÅs eÃÅconomiques. | Dans la province du Lac notamment, les eÃÅleÃÅments des Groupes ArmeÃÅs Non Etatiques (GANE), de plus en plus actifs, ont accentueÃÅ la vulneÃÅrabiliteÃÅ des populations deÃ&Ar…

Angela (2024-05-18). Friday 5/24: Power Half Hour for Gaza. indybay.org Zoom | http: //jvp.org/gazaph…

CAIR-SFBA (2024-05-18). CAIR-SFBA Decries Termination of Sonoma State University President Mike Lee. indybay.org CAIR-SFBA Decries Termination of Sonoma State University President Mike Lee for Supporting Pro-Palestinian Protest Demands…

Angela (2024-05-18). Saturday 5/18: Sacramento: Silent Protest for Gaza. indybay.org 15th St & Capitol Ave | Sacramento, CA…

Artists (2024-05-18). Sunday 6/9: Bay Area Fundraiser for Gaza at La Peña. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center | 3105 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705…

Bay Area CISPES (2024-05-18). Saturday 6/1: International Day of Condemnation of Bukele's Illegitimate Presidency. indybay.org northeast 24th and Mission BART Plaza (subject to change)…

Angela (2024-05-18). Friday 5/24: Virtual Action Hour. indybay.org Zoom | afsc.org/events/action-hour-cease-fire-n…

Phil Paasquini (2024-05-18). 76th Palestinian Nakba: Commemoration, Resistance, Liberation. indybay.org Palestinian activists and their supporters rallied at the National Mall on a wet and dreary day in observance of the 76th anniversary of the Nakba — catastrophe, in Arabic — by announcing that their assembly's goal was "More Than Commemoration" it was "Resistance Until Total Liberation."

Hein Htet Kyaw (2024-05-18). An Introduction to Anarchism in Myanmar. indybay.org introduction with resources to anarchist activities and groups in Myanmar…

Angela (2024-05-18). Wednesday 5/22: Telephone Town Hall with Rep. Anna Eshoo. indybay.org Telephone | eshoo.house.gov/live…

Akio Tanaka (2024-05-18). Ziri Rideaux vs Pacifica. indybay.org On October 20, 2022, the PNB voted to extend the terms if the elections were not held. | On February 2, 2023, Ziri Rideaux filed a lawsuit claiming that such extension is in direct violation of the Bylaws and the Corporations Code.

Retail, Wholesale, Department Store Union (2024-05-18). REI Union Chicago Workers Walk Out on ULP Strike. indybay.org REI UNION CHICAGO WORKERS WALK OUT ON ULP STRIKE & RALLY WITH LABOR GROUPS & CO-OP MEMBERS OUTSIDE LINCOLN PARK STORE DEMANDING THAT REI REACH A UNION CONTRACT BY END OF 2024 AMID COMPANY'S LARGEST ANNUAL SALE…

Angela (2024-05-18). Sunday 5/19: Monterey Protest for Palestine. indybay.org Windows on the Bay Park, Del Monte Beach | Monterey, CA…

350.org, partners (2024-05-18). Tuesday 5/21: Tracking the Global Energy Transition to Renewable – International Webinar. indybay.org Online via Zoom…

NCMDAFGS (2024-05-18). Saturday 6/1: #Wear Orange: Annual End Gun Violence Golden Gate Bridge Walk 2024. indybay.org Golden Gate Bridge: | Meet at H. Dana Bowers Memorial Vista Point (Highway 1 on north side of bridge), Sausalito, CA 94965, then march to San Francisco side of bridge…

Wear Orange volunteers (2024-05-18). Friday 6/7: #WearOrange: End Gun Violence Chalk Art & Rally. indybay.org Wayside Park | 4401 FIRST St | Pleasanton, CA 94566…

CORA (2024-05-18). Tuesday 5/21: Driscoll's: Go Organic! indybay.org Macquiddy Elementary, Watsonville (dirt road behind school-entrance near 95 Wagner Avenue)…

AFSCME 3299 (2024-05-18). Wednesday 5/22: AFSCME 3299: Urgent Call to Action! indybay.org Picket Locations: bit.ly/4dHtnB8

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2024-05-18). "California Journey from Slavery to Freedom" aligned to our Federal Juneteenth Holiday. indybay.org 2024 California Juneteenth is a quasi-optional holiday, where State employees must request a personal holiday and receive approval before enjoying our newest Federal Holiday, Juneteenth.

Authorless (2024-05-18). Solidarity means attack. Fuck France, free Kanaky. indybay.org By attacking France, we support not only Kanaky's struggle for freedom but also that of many other peoples, including other French colonies in the South Pacific and Caribbean…

Vigil4Gaza (2024-05-18). Sunday 5/19: Vigil for the Children of Gaza. indybay.org Intersection Embarcadero and El Camino Real, Palo Alto…

Angela (2024-05-18). Wednesday 5/29: Live from Haifa: Virtual Delegation. indybay.org Online (Registration link is below)…

John Malkin (2024-05-18). Everyone Should Be Safe – UC Santa Cruz Mobile Crisis Response Team. indybay.org Interview about the University of California Santa Cruz Mobile Crisis Response Team offering a non-police response for mental health crises with director MaryJan Murphy and supervisor, Beth Chiarelli.

Angela (2024-05-18). Saturday 5/18: Free Virtual Screening of "My Love Awaits Me by the Sea" indybay.org Zoom (Registration link is below)…

Hank Pellissier (2024-05-18). Saturday 5/25: Free Palestine Rally & Cabaret. indybay.org Ferry Building Plaza / Embarcadero & Market / San Francisco…

Encampment for Palestine Continues (2024-05-18). Creator of Olympic Black Power Statue Encourages SJSU Students on Nakba Day. indybay.org San Jose State students continue with their pro-Palestine encampment, even after the University administration has chastised them insisting they leave. On May 15, Nakba Day, a large crowd of students rallied at the encampment in front of the Olympic Black Power Statue.

Kevin Gosztola (2024-05-18). What To Know About Assange's Next Hearing On May 20. thedissenter.org

latintimes (2024-05-18). In Liga MX, nothing is better than a 'Liguilla' match between Chivas and América. latintimes.com Chivas and América have clashed in 13 playoff times but only one of them came in a final (1983-84)…

latintimes (2024-05-18). Latino migrants among minors found in Alabama poultry plant belonging to company with troubled history. latintimes.com Mar-Jac Poultry denied it knowingly hired minors for its plant. However, it also saw the death of a Guatemalan teenager in a Mississippi plant last year…

latintimes (2024-05-18). Dominican president leverages anti-Haitian wall as strategic trump card for reelection. latintimes.com Construction on the wall started in 2022, and Abinader has boasted it will "forever change the Dominican Republic"

latintimes (2024-05-18). Latinas in Tech's Aimara Rodríguez: "Denver offers the perfect mix of professional growth and innovation" latintimes.com Colorado's capital has become a hotspot for San Francisco Bay Area tech companies to open secondary offices.

latintimes (2024-05-18). A look at the gold and cash found at Sen. Bob Menendez's house, key in his bribery trial>. latintimes.com The senator's defense has said he was unaware of the gold in his house, claiming they were brought in by his wife, and that the cash was for emergencies…

latintimes (2024-05-18). A Latino name makes its way into the top 10 most popular baby names in the U.S. for the first time>. latintimes.com Mateo earned the sixth spot on the list of boys' names as more than 11,000 babies were given the name in 2023…

Katherine Li (2024-05-18). YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: The Consumer Watchdog Catches A Break. levernews.com Good things are happening! The Supreme Court decides the country's top consumer watchdog gets to keep its funding. What's more, a crucial pandemic benefit continues to help workers, Medicaid has a newfound role in preventing climate change deaths, a criminal justice reform effort proves critics wrong, and another state aims to make fossil fuel companies pay for climate destruction. Supreme Court Rules For Consumers: The country's major consumer protection agency just survived an existential legal challenge, protecting nearly every policy it has ever implemented and allowing it to keep defending Americans…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-05-18). Sudan: Darfur Faces its Own 'Srebrenica'. libya360.wordpress.com Oscar Rickett and Mohammed Amin Fighters for the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) in one of the group's videos, in el-Fasher, North Darfur, May 2024 (Social media) Sudanese Armed Forces and rebel allies battle the Rapid Support Forces as catastrophe looms and international powers do little. At least a million civilians are trapped in unbearable conditions as fighting…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-05-18). Corruption in the Military: Key to the Fall of Russian Minister Sergei Shoigu. libya360.wordpress.com Yoselina Guevara LópezRussian President Vladimir Putin this May 12 replaced Sergei Shoigu as Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation with Andrey Belousov; a change that should be read in light of the needs posed by the new strategic scenario related to the Ukrainian conflict, as well as some recent corruption scandals. The now former…

MEE staff (2024-05-18). Tunisia: Ghannouchi says 'judges under threat', in letter refusing to appear in court. middleeasteye.net Tunisia: Ghannouchi says 'judges under threat', in letter refusing to appear in court | The letter to a judge comes as a court upholds a three-year sentence against the Ennahda leader | | Rached Ghannouchi, leader of the Tunisian Ennahdha party, departs his house to go to the offices of the counterte…

Editor (2024-05-18). A mad world: Capitalism and the rise of mental illness. mronline.org What if it's not us who are sick, asks Rod Tweedy, but a system at odds with who we are as social beings?>

Prabhat Patnaik (2024-05-18). Chicanery versus humanity. mronline.org The students in short are moved by a pure sense of humanity.

Staff (2024-05-18). Centre granting citizenship to people under CAA a lie, politics during polls: Mamata Banerjee. muslimmirror.com Gopiballavpur : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday accused the Narendra Modi government of "orchestrating a lie" about granting citizenship to 14 people under the CAA and dubbed it as "politics during the polls". Speaking at back-to-back election rallies in Gopiballavpur and Daspur, Banerjee said "those granted citizenship will be thrown behind the …

Staff (2024-05-18). Maharashtra : Controversy erupts as Mumbai college bans hijab, other religious attire. muslimmirror.com Mumbai : Acharya Marathe College in Chembur has has issued a dress code notice to its degree college students ordering a ban on the hijab and other religious symbols on the college premises. The notice, which was reportedly shared via WhatsApp to second and third-year students, cautions them to dress modestly in formal attire. For …

Staff (2024-05-18). The 'ghost' of PoK in BJP polity. muslimmirror.com By Haider Abbas It did not come as a surprise at all that Pakistan, yet again, took to centerstage of BJP electoral campaign, all the while as the general elections are underway. It is now almost five years, when on August 5, 2019, BJP annulled the Article 370 from JK&L which had given it a …

Staff (2024-05-18). Are Hindus in danger due to the growing Muslim population? muslimmirror.com By Ram Puniyani As the election season is in progress the divisive propaganda is also peaking. Chief propagandist of the ruling BJP is Prime Minister Modi himself. In these elections his narrative has been built around the falsehood that if the INDIA alliance comes to power they will give all the facilities to Muslims, they …

Andrea Guiden Pittman, Andrene J. Castro, Marvin G. Powell, Diana D'Amico Pawlewicz (2024-05-18). The Best Way To Fulfill Brown v. Board's Promise Is To Hire More Black Teachers. newsone.com The best way to fulfill Brown's promise and confront the national teacher shortage is to hire more teachers of color, researchers found.

Shamika Sanders (2024-05-18). Graphic Surveillance Video Footage Confirms Cassie's Claims Diddy Brutally Attacked Her In Hotel. newsone.com Source: CHRIS DELMAS / Getty | Surveillance footage of

Editor at NewsOne (2024-05-18). Video Of Diddy Brutally Attacking Cassie Sparks Calls To Re-Investigate Kim Porter's Death. newsone.com The video of Diddy violently and brutally attacking Cassie has sparked calls on social media for an investigation into Kim Porter's death to be reopened.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Kim Jong Un calls on DPRK to strengthen its nuclear deterrent system. plenglish.com Pyongyang, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will strengthen its nuclear deterrent system against enemy threats, the General Secretary of the Workers' Party (WPK) and Chair of the State Affairs Committee, Kim Jong Un warned.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Prime Minister Fico's alleged attacker is on remand in Slovakia. plenglish.com Bratislava, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Slovak writer Juraj Cintula, alleged perpetrator of Wednesday's attack on Prime Minister Robert Fico, will be on remand following a court ruling on Saturday.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Cuba reaffirms willingness to strengthen ties with Dominica. plenglish.com On X, the Foreign Ministry greeted the 28th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two Caribbean nations. | Havana and Roseau maintain ties of friendship and cooperation that are expressed in health assistance, human resources training and collaboration in other sectors, such as education and agriculture. | Dominica supports Cuba in the struggle at the United Nations and other international forums for the lifting of the US blockade on the nation for over six decades.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Kazan Forum stands up for a multipolar world. plenglish.com Moscow, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Participants of the International Economic Forum "Russia-Islamic World: KazanForum," held in the capital of Tatarstan, Russia, stood up for the idea of a multipolar world, TVBrics channel reported on Saturday.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). France makes official list of candidacies for European elections. plenglish.com Paris, May 18 (Prensa Latina) France's Interior Ministry published on Saturday the 37 lists of parties and organizations to compete on June 9th in the European elections for France's 81 seats in the European Parliament.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Cuba appreciates international support in the face of U.S. hostility. plenglish.com Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez appreciated on Saturday the statements of several governments that recognize the unfair inclusion of the nation in the unilateral U.S. States Sponsoring Terrorism (SST) list.

Oraily Madruga Rios (2024-05-18). Presidents of Russia and Kazakhstan discuss bilateral cooperation. plenglish.com Both leaders discussed some issues of cooperation and upcoming contacts in several formats. | The communiqué of the Russian Presidency confirmed their mutual willingness to strengthen Russia's and Kazakhstan's alliance and strategic partnership. | Putin congratulated Tokayev on his birthday and shared his impressions after his recent State visit to China, a country with which the two nations of…

Elsy Fors Garzon (2024-05-18). Díaz-Canel congratulates awardees from the Cuban Academy of Sciences. plenglish.com Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Díaz-Canel today congratulated the group of authors of the text ®Indigenous Cuba ®, its faces and DNA, recognized with the 2023 Social and Humanistic Sciences Award, from the island's Academy of Sciences.

Pressenza IPA (2024-05-18). Socialists win in Catalonia and pro-independence movement retreats. pressenza.com With 89% of the vote counted, the Socialist Party of Catalonia won the Catalan regional elections on Sunday with 41 deputies, five more than the pro-independence Junts. | The ruling ERC — also pro-independence — collapsed, winning 13 seats fewer than in the previous elections in 2021. | The conservative People's Party, which came last in 2021, is now the fourth largest party with 15 seats, four more than the far-right Vox, which retains its 11 seats. | The far-right pro-independence formation Alianàßa Catalana enters the regional parliament with two seats, while the left-wing platform Comuns Sumar…

Bobby Langer (2024-05-18). What are Oases of Change? pressenza.com Like oases, which are fertile places amid desolate areas, oases of change are living spaces where the new, the life-giving has begun to germinate; they are glimmers of hope amid a collapsing civilization that is destroying the foundations of people's lives and their environment. Typical oases of change are, for example, the ecovillages that already exist all over the world. | The new pushes toward the light: | A growing number of young people would rather devote their energy to developing an ecologically sustainable way of life than waste their lives in a system that is waging war on nature, i.e. on their…

Juan Pablo Cárdenas (2024-05-18). Mexico and the certain triumph of the left. pressenza.com In journalism, it is always risky to make predictions, especially about election results. On 2 June, Mexico will go to the polls for a presidential election, as well as for a large number of state legislatures, governors, and other authorities throughout the country. Polls so far suggest that the candidate Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo of MORENA, the party of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, will be elected with a solid lead over her two rivals. Xóchitl Gálvez, who is backed by the former PRI, the right-wing PAN and the PRD, a party that despite its current status still claims to be left-wing. She will also be ah…

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Envoy: Iran arms for Yemen 'lies' by US aim to justify aggression. presstv.ir Iran's permanent representative to the United Nations has unequivocally dismissed US claims that Iran sends arms to Yemen.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Students at American University in Cairo protest in support of Gaza. presstv.ir Dozens of students at the American University in Cairo rallied inside the campus in support of Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Islamic Resistance in Iraq vows all-out support for Palestinian struggle. presstv.ir The leader of the Iraqi anti-terror group Kata'ib Hezbollah says the Islamic Resistance will spare no effort to provide the oppressed Palestinian nation with unwavering support.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Police clash with pro-Palestine protesters at Amsterdam University. presstv.ir Video posted on social media showed police in riot gear clashing with protesters, who were shouting: "Shame on you."

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Police scuffle with pro-Palestine protesters at Amsterdam university. presstv.ir Police moved in to end a pro-Palestine protest at the University of Amsterdam.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). North Korean leader inspects missile launcher vehicles. presstv.ir Footage released by North Korea's official KCTV shows Kim Jong-un inspecting missile launcher vehicles.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Police clash with pro-Palestinian protesters at Amsterdam University. presstv.ir Clashes break out between the Dutch police and pro-Palestinian protesters at Amsterdam University.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Hamas rejects US floating pier for Gaza aid as publicity stunt. presstv.ir Hamas has rejected America's establishment of a temporary floating pier designed to increase the amount of aid getting into Gaza as a publicity stunt "to beautify its ugly face."

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). France to send 1,000 more forces to New Caledonia amid protests. presstv.ir France says it will send some 1,000 more security personnel to its Pacific territory of New Caledonia.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Prison officers protest outside Gradignan prison after two officers killed. presstv.ir Prison officers demonstrate in front of the Bordeaux-Gradignan penitentiary center a day after two officers were killed.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Death toll from Brazil's rainstorm hits 151. presstv.ir On April 29, torrential rains poured down on Brazil's southernmost state of Rio Grande do Sul.

presstv.ir (2024-05-18). Iran: BRICS core of international will to build fair world. presstv.ir The Iranian deputy foreign minister says the BRICS group of emerging economies is resolved to build a justice-based world and serve the interests of independent countries.

Jeff Abbott (2024-05-18). Panama's New President Says He Will "Close" the Darién Gap. progressive.org The Panamanian president's announcement comes as the Biden Administration is once again making accessing asylum more difficult.

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-18). Masks back again? New Covid-19 wave surges in Singapore; health department issues advisory. ptcnews.tv New Covid-19 wave in Singapore | Singapore is experiencing a new surge in COVID-19 cases, with authorities reporting over 25,900 cases from May 5 to 11, nearly doubling the numbers week-on-week. As per the health reports, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said that the estimated number of COVID-19 infections in the week of May 5 to 11 rose to 25,900 — a 90% increase compared with the 13,700 cases in the previous weekThe average daily COVID-19 hospitalisations have increased to approximately 250, up from 181 the previous week. Intensive care unit (ICU) cases have remained low, with an average of three cases dail…

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-18). India urges citizens to stay indoors amid attacks on foreign students in Kyrgyzstan. ptcnews.tv PTC Web Desk: In response to attacks on foreign students, India has advised its citizens in Kyrgyzstan to stay indoors. The advisory came as several Pakistani students were injured in mob violence in their hostel. | "We are in touch with our students. The situation is presently calm but students are advised to stay indoors for the moment and get in touch with the Embassy in case of any issue. Our 24àó7 contact number is 0555710041," the Indian Consulate said.External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has also advised students to stay in regular touch with the embassy."Monitoring the welfare of Indian students…

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-18). Visa Fraud conspiracy: 4 Indians charged for staging robberies to obtain U-visas in US. ptcnews.tv Visa Fraud conspiracy: A federal court has indicted four Indian nationals and two others for staging armed robberies in Chicago and its suburbs so that the victims could apply for immigration visas reserved for specific crime victims in the United States. | Four Indians are Bhikhabhai Patel, Nilesh Patel, Ravinaben Patel and Rajni Kumar Patel. They arranged for Parth Nayi and Kewong Young to be "victims" of the staged robberies so that they could apply for U nonimmigrant status ("U-visa").The indictment claims that the four people paid Nayi thousands of dollars to take part in the scam.The indictment states that…

ptcnews.tv (2024-05-18). Why Indian and Pak students at Kyrgyzstan hostels are under attack? Explained. ptcnews.tv PTC Web Desk: India and Pakistan have issued urgent advisories for their students in Kyrgyzstan, urging them to remain indoors amid escalating mob violence targeting foreign students.The Indian consulate in Kyrgyzstan announced on social media platform X (formerly Twitter) that local law enforcement agencies swiftly detained those involved in the violence, which included both foreign nationals and Kyrgyz citizens. "The situation is completely under control of the security forces. The safety of citizens and public order has been ensured," the consulate assured. | Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar urge…

María Candela (2024-05-18). Municipalidad capitalina restaura Plaza José Martí en Guatemala (+Fotos). radiohc.cu Ciudad de Guatemala, 18 may (RHC) La Municipalidad capitalina concluirá este sábado la restauración de la Plaza José Martí en Guatemala, con motivo del 129 aniversario de la caída en combate del Héroe Nacional de Cuba.

Government of Japan (2024-05-18). Japan and UN Women unite to advance the women, peace and security agenda in Sri Lanka. reliefweb.int Countries: Japan, Sri Lanka | Source: Government of Japan | 8 May 2024 (Colombo, Sri Lanka): The Government of Japan and UN Women launched the project "Pathways to Peace" aimed at strengthening women's economic empowerment and their leadership in peacebuilding and conflict prevention in Sri Lanka. This project aims to support the implementation of the National Action Plan (NAP) on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) which the Government of Japan has been assisting Sri Lanka with since 2018 as its partner country. | In February 2023, Sri Lanka adopted its first NAP on WPS, in keeping with its international obligati…

UN Children's Fund (2024-05-18). UNICEF Zimbabwe Humanitarian Situation Report No. 6 (Polio Response) – 27 April-10 May 2024. reliefweb.int Country: Zimbabwe | Source: UN Children's Fund | Please refer to the attached file. | Highlights | In October 2023, Zimbabwe declared polio outbreak as a Public Health Emergency (PHE) following the detection of circulating vaccine derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2). | An index human polio virus type 2 was reported in a 10-year-old girl with a case of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) in January 2024. | During the reporting period, 27 April to 10 May, no new cVDP2 case has been reported from environmental sites in Harare while one new cVDP2 case was reported in the previous reporting period from 13 March to 26 A…

Amnesty International (2024-05-18). Sri Lanka: Fifteen years after the end of war, victims still await justice at Mullivaikkal. reliefweb.int Country: Sri Lanka | Source: Amnesty International | Speaking at a commemoration marking the 15th anniversary of the end of Sri Lanka's internal armed conflict on 18 May 2009, which culminated in the brutal Mullivaikkal offensive where countless civilian liveswere lost, Agnès Callamard, Secretary General at Amnesty International, said: | "Today's anniversary is a grim reminder of the collective failure of the Sri Lankan authorities and the international community to deliver justice to the many victims of Sri Lanka's three-decade-long internal armed conflict. It is sobering to stand in the same place where, 15…

Emergency, Life Support for Civilian War Victims (2024-05-18). Afghanistan: Five Wounded in Bamiyan Armed Attack Receive Treatment at EMERGENCY's Surgical Centre in Kabul. reliefweb.int Country: Afghanistan | Source: Emergency – Life Support for Civilian War Victims | Five people wounded in an armed attack in Bamiyan (approximately 200 km northwest of Kabul) were brought to EMERGENCY's Surgical Centre for War Victims in Kabul yesterday evening (17 May). The group consists of nationals from Spain, Lithuania, Norway, Australia, and Afghanistan. | According to accounts by authorities and the media, three Spanish nationals and one Afghan national were reportedly killed in the attack. | "The wounded people arrived at our hospital at 3am this morning, about 10 hours after the incident took place,"

United Nations Population Fund (2024-05-18). UNFPA Sri Lanka and Government of Japan partner to enhance healthcare access. reliefweb.int Countries: Japan, Sri Lanka | Source: United Nations Population Fund | On 6th May 2024, H.E. MIZUKOSHI, Ambassador of Japan, handed over three "Health on Wheels" trucks to the Ministry of Health. The project has been implemented by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), with financial support from the Government of Japan. These trucks valued at USD 380,000 represent a vital step in enhancing healthcare accessibility, particularly in the Uva, Central, and Southern provinces. | "Health on Wheels" is a pioneering mobile health unit designed to deliver essential maternal, newborn, and gynecological services,…

UN News Centre (2024-05-18). Sudan: La espiral de violencia en Sudán tiene un impacto aterrador. reliefweb.int

Radio Ergo (2024-05-18). Somalia: Radio Ergo weekly feedback report, Issued: 18 May 2024. reliefweb.int Country: Somalia | Source: Radio Ergo | Please refer to the attached file. | Brief Analysis | The most popular theme among the crop of calls this week (9-15 May 2024) to Radio Ergo's independent feedback platform was the arrival of rainfall across different parts of the country and the positive impact on lives and livelihoods. In addition, however, there were a number of calls from people mostly in the Shabelle and Juba river areas about floods or fears of flooding and people moving away from their homes as a result. There were several callers mainly in central regions complaining about not getting various…

Ukrainian Red Cross Society (2024-05-18). Ukraine: Assistance at the Site of Fire Fighting in Mykolaiv. reliefweb.int Country: Ukraine | Source: Ukrainian Red Cross Society | Today, Mykolaiv came under another Russian shelling. The attack targeted the city's industrial zone, resulting in a large-scale fire. According to the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, six people were injured. | An emergency response team of the Ukrainian Red Cross in the Mykolaiv region operated at the scene. Volunteers provided first aid to the two affected individuals and assisted in the firefighting operation.

World Health Organization (2024-05-18). Statement on Syria by WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Dr Hanan Balkhy. reliefweb.int Country: Syrian Arab Republic | Source: World Health Organization | 18 May 2024 — I recently returned from Syria, where my goal was to gain a better understanding of the situation, the needs, and the challenges facing our humanitarian work on the ground. I met with senior Syrian officials, key donors, and partners in Damascus. I also visited Homs, Hama, and Aleppo governorates to meet with local health authorities, speak with health workers and patients, and see firsthand how and to what extent health is impacted in the country. | Having gained a deeper understanding of the complexities and challenges fa…

R4V (2024-05-18). Brazil: R4V: Exit Movements Monitoring Report, March 2024. reliefweb.int Countries: Brazil, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) | Source: R4V | Please refer to the attached file. | OBJECTIVE AND METHODOLOGY | This exercise is an initative of the R4V (Response for Venezuelans) Interagency Coordination Platform. | A pesquisa é uma iniciativa da Plataforma de Coordenaàßà£o Interagencial R4V (Response for Venezuelans). The objective of the survey is to provide a snapshot of the profile of this population and their motivations for leaving. | The data was collected in the municipality of Pacaraima (RR), with 225 Venezuelan persons of legal age surveyed, who were crossing th…

Handicap International, Humanity & Inclusion (2024-05-18). In Mali, HI delivers 1,200 tons of humanitarian aid to help people in need. reliefweb.int Country: Mali | Source: Handicap International – Humanity & Inclusion | HI provides other NGOs in Mali with a road and river transport solution for delivering their aid to communities in need. | In 2023, an estimated 8.8 million Malians were in need of humanitarian assistance

UN Children's Fund (2024-05-18). UNICEF Zambia Flash Update (Cholera) – 8 May 2024. reliefweb.int Country: Zambia | Source: UN Children's Fund | Please refer to the attached file. | Highlights | As Zambia deals with the effects of the worst drought ever faced in more than forty years, over six million people in 84 out of the 117 districts that are affected need humanitarian assistance. | While there is an overall decrease in Cholera cases, continuing outbreaks in Lusaka and Copperbelt are concerning and require close monitoring and additional support. | Active case finding conducted by 1,919 Community Based Volunteers (CBVs) and Nutrition Support Group (NSG) volunteers in all the seven subdistricts of L…

Handicap International, Humanity & Inclusion (2024-05-18). Senegal: A day in the life of HI's deminers. reliefweb.int Country: Senegal | Source: Handicap International – Humanity & Inclusion | Slip into the protective clothing of HI's deminers in Senegal and come spend a day with them in the field. | Up at dawn: | We start very early in the morning so that we can finish before the temperatures become too hot. When you live in Casamance, the heat and humidity are pervasive, and demining under the blazing sun is no picnic. First stop, the HI office. This is where we load all the material we need onto the vehicles – equipment, tools, first aid kits and maps. Then we all climb aboard and the convoy sets off in the first l…

Convoy of Hope (2024-05-18). Emergency Update: Convoy Providing Relief to Historic Flooding in Brazil. reliefweb.int Country: Brazil | Source: Convoy of Hope | May 16, 2024 | 9: 32 a.m.: | The need in The cold temperatures of Brazil's approaching winter exacerbate an already difficult situation for families left vu…

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Terry Evans (2024-05-18). Judge makes a mockery of the Constitution in NY Trump trial. themilitant.com The right to a fair trial and free speech were dealt serious blows by Judge Juan Merchan as part of the prosecution of presidential candidate Donald Trump initiated by New York City District Attorney Alvin Bragg, a Democrat. Bragg ran on a platform of being the best candidate to get Trump. | Merchan allowed the prosecution to introduce hour after hour of irrelevant and lurid testimony May 7 and 9 from pornography film actress and director Stephanie Clifford. She described an alleged 2006 tryst she had with the former president. The charges Trump faces — falsifying business records — have nothing to do…

Mary Martin (2024-05-18). Fruit meets Quebec rail workers, discusses contract fight. themilitant.com MONTREAL — On May 8 six rail workers in the Teamsters union in Montreal met with Rachele Fruit, Socialist Workers Party candidate for U.S. president. | They started with the potential nationwide strike at Canada's two largest railroads — the Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Kansas City — and ended up with a discussion of why only the working class can resolve the economic, social and moral crisis of capitalism. | "I want our voice to be heard by everyone in Canada in the blue collar circles. I want to make it known what we are fighting for," Giulio Archambeault explained. "Our going on str…

Vivian Sahner (2024-05-18). SWP campaign expands reach of 'Militant,' Pathfinder books. themilitant.com Rachele Fruit, Socialist Workers Party candidate for U.S. president, is winning a growing hearing in cities across the U.S. and Canada for the party's call for workers to break with all the capitalist rulers' parties and build a labor party based on the unions. The campaign has reinforced the successful nine-week party effort to win 1,350 new Militant readers, get out the same number of books by SWP leaders and other revolutionaries and raise $165,000 for the paper. The drive is over the top! We've won 1,355 subscribers, sold 1,511 books and raised $168,246. | The party has taken Fruit's presidential campaign, t…

Vivian Sahner (2024-05-18). Flight attendants at American rally nationwide for contract, right to strike. themilitant.com A spirited picket line of over 100 members of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants and their supporters rallied at Los Angeles International Airport May 9. The action was one of 14 across the U.S. organized as part of a monthslong campaign to demand the right to strike and for a new contract at American Airlines. Flight attendants there have not had a raise in five years. Their last contract expired in 2019. | "The new hires are making $27,000 a year before taxes, an unlivable wage," Elizabeth Lozada, a flight attendant for nine years, told the Militant. Other flight attendants said some apply for fo…

Roy Landersen (2024-05-18). As Moscow hits Kharkiv region, soldiers' deaths spur protests. themilitant.com In an escalation of Vladimir Putin's murderous war against the people of Ukraine, Moscow's tanks attacked across Ukraine's northeastern border May 10 for the first time since the early weeks of its invasion in 2022. Ukrainian reserves are engaged in heavy fighting near Vovchansk. | Thousands of people from around the town were evacuated to nearby Kharkiv as shelling intensified. More advances by Moscow's forces would bring Kharkiv, Ukraine's second-largest city, within Russian artillery range. | Less than two years ago, Ukraine's working people and armed forces drove Putin's invaders from the Kharkiv region. Now…

Róger Calero (2024-05-18). US-led intervention in Haiti deepens crisis, cycle of violence. themilitant.com Under the pressure of Washington and other capitalist powers, a transitional presidential council was established in Haiti April 25 prior to the arrival of a Kenyan-led foreign military force. It's tasked with quelling the current levels of gang violence and cobbling together a government amid a severe social, economic and political crisis. | According to a plan concocted by Secretary of State Antony Blinken, and endorsed by the Caribbean Community trade bloc, the transitional government is charged with selecting a president, prime minister, a cabinet and a provisional electoral council to organize national and l…

Félix Vincent Ardea (2024-05-18). Canadian rulers move to bar national rail strike. themilitant.com MONTREAL — The Canadian government has assigned its Canada Industrial Relations Board to determine whether a work stoppage of the freight rail system would jeopardize "health and safety of Canadians" and if "essential services" should be maintained in the event of a strike or lockout, suspending rail workers' right to strike. | This comes on the heels of a May 1 strike vote of over 95% in favor by 9,000 conductors, engineers and yard workers at Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Kansas City railways, as well as rail traffic controllers at CPKC, all members of the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference. | Befo…

Naomi Craine (2024-05-18). Road forward for working class debated at Labor Notes meeting. themilitant.com CHICAGO — The increased mood of resistance in the working class was reflected in the Labor Notes 2024 conference, which took place here April 19-21. Among the 4,700 people attending were workers who had participated in recent strikes and contract fights — autoworkers, flight attendants, teachers, UPS workers and others. But many were union staffers, "community organizers," academics and students. | The perspectives advanced by the conference organizers centered on building opposition "reform" caucuses, such as Teamsters for a Democratic Union, as the key way to revitalize the labor movement. This was…

Ilona Gersh (2024-05-18). 'Your fight can be an example,' Richter tells flight attendants. themilitant.com CHICAGO — Dennis Richter, Socialist Workers Party candidate for vice president, joined the American Airlines flight attendants rallying at O'Hare airport May 9, a highlight of his campaign visit here. | Dray Howard, president of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants union in Chicago, above, speaks with Richter about the issues in their fight. The 27,000 flight attendants at American, who work grueling schedules, have gone without a raise since 2019. | "I just don't understand why they refuse to negotiate the big economic questions like wages," Howard said. "Don't they see that starting flight at…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). China launches new campaign to increase consumption. tvbrics.com Shanghai positions itself as an international consumer center‚Å…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Africa boosts local fertiliser production. tvbrics.com African leaders summarise the results of the African Summit on Fertilisers and Soil Health…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Unique remains of dinosaur teeth are found in China. tvbrics.com The discovery sheds new light on dinosaur biodiversity in the region and expands understanding of their evolution…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). The tomb of Cyrus the Great in Iran to be restored. tvbrics.com Iran is revitalising its historical heritage…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Brazilian exports to Russia triples in April. tvbrics.com It was based on agricultural goods…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Over 6 billion trees to be planted in Ethiopia. tvbrics.com This reforestation project is part of Ethiopia's strategy to combat deforestation and improve food security…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Egypt conducts population survey for chronic and kidney disease. tvbrics.com 13 million Egyptians took part in this project…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). Iranian-made medical products are exported to 40 countries around the world. tvbrics.com The production of medical products has quadrupled…

tvbrics (2024-05-18). China increases imports of fresh durian from ASEAN countries. tvbrics.com Since April, the land port has cleared more than 56,000 tonnes of fresh durian, most of which came from Thailand and Vietnam…

themoscowtimes (2024-05-18). Russia Seizes Deutsche Bank, UniCredit Assets. themoscowtimes.com The banks had been guarantors of a major gas processing and liquefaction plant in cooperation with Germany's Linde, which quit the project due to the war in Ukraine.

A A (2024-05-18). U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says NATO will deploy troops to Ukraine. strategic-culture.su In a major escalation of the US-NATO war with Russia in Ukraine, US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Charles Q. Brown told the New York Times Thursday that the NATO military alliance will "eventually" send significant numbers of active-duty NATO troops to Ukraine, which the newspaper said meant the deployment was "inevitable."

WSWS (2024-05-18). Stop the political frame-up of Ukrainian socialist Bogdan Syrotiuk! wsws.org The fraudulent charge of treason brought against Syrotiuk is aimed at intimidating and suppressing growing opposition among Ukrainian workers and youth to the imperialist-backed Zelensky regime and the escalating war against Russia.

themoscowtimes (2024-05-18). Zelensky Expects Russian Offensive in Northeast Ukraine To Intensify. themoscowtimes.com "We have to be sober and understand that they are going deeper into our territory," Ukraine's leader said in an interview.

yalensis (2024-05-18). Ukraine War Day #815: What Kind Of Buffer Zone? awfulavalanche.wordpress.com Dear Readers: | There has been a lot of excited chatter in the pro-Russian public about the Russian army possibly taking Kharkov. In yesterday's post we heard from an "underground" woman in the area, how many Kharkov residents are hunkering down and waiting for the Russian army to liberate them. | Well, they may have a bit of a wait, and they sure better keep their mouths shut if they don't want to be punished by the Ukrainians. Just yesterday or the day before, during his visit to China, as if to dash cold water on all of this, President Putin announced that he had no intention of taking Kharkov; that all Rus…

WSWS (2024-05-18). As NATO prepares to provide Ukraine capability to strike deep within Russia, SEP presidential candidate denounces plans to deploy troops. wsws.org The New York Times confirmed on Friday that NATO generals are openly discussing with their Ukrainian counterparts transferring high-level intelligence to Ukraine in order to facilitate strikes on Russian troops and bases deep within the country.

Unicorn Riot (2024-05-18). UPenn Students Arrested at Palestine Demo After Building Occupation Attempt. unicornriot.ninja

unitedEditor (2024-05-18). Is Azerbaijan behind the independence movement in New Caledonia? uwidata.com By Tahran Oruàßoƒülu, Baku, Azerbaijan French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin said Azerbaijan was interfering in France's internal affairs. He noted that "some independence leaders (from New Caledonia) have reached an agreement with Azerbaijan." However, Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry said Baku had never taken such a step and would not take it. Answering our questions on the …

WSWS (2024-05-18). Thousands of New Zealand doctors hold second strike. wsws.org While there is rising anger among doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers over stagnant pay and dangerous staffing shortages, the unions are keeping workers' struggles isolated and divided.

WSWS (2024-05-18). Powerful storm winds hit Houston, Texas leaving 5 dead and 740,000 without power. wsws.org Houston, Texas saw 100 mile per hour winds (161 kph) from a devastating type of storm known as a derecho on Thursday. Residents affected could be without power for weeks.

WSWS (2024-05-18). Macron declares state of emergency in New Caledonia as riots erupt over voting change. wsws.org Amid escalating economic turmoil and social discontent the French government is determined to tighten its grip on the strategically significant Pacific colony.

WSWS (2024-05-18). NATO-backed protests in Georgia raise prospect of another "color revolution" in south Caucasus. wsws.org Supported by the US and its EU allies, demonstrators in Georgia's capital city, Tbilisi, are demanding the reversal of a "foreign agents law" and accusing the ruling party of being Putin's "slave."

WSWS (2024-05-18). State interior minister in North Rhine-Westphalia bans "Palestine Solidarity Duisburg" wsws.org North Rhine-Westphalia Interior Minister Herbert Reul has banned the group "Palestine Solidarity Duisburg" on the pretext of its alleged "antisemitism" and support for Hamas.

WSWS (2024-05-18). Australia: Deakin staff defend students involved in pro-Gaza university encampments. wsws.org More universities have issued eviction notices, and an encampment that was previously attacked by Zionist thugs at Monash University has now been dismantled.

WSWS (2024-05-18). A new biography of West Coast longshoremen's leader Harry Bridges. wsws.org Any historical appraisal of Bridges, the most notable Stalinist labor official in US history, raises important historical questions for workers today.

WSWS (2024-05-18). US drug overdose deaths top 100,000 for third consecutive year. wsws.org While drug overdose deaths decreased slightly in 2023, the US continues to be devastated by the opioid epidemic, with preliminary CDC data showing there were 107,543 overdose fatalities last year.

WSWS (2024-05-18). The Harlem Renaissance and Transatlantic Modernism, at New York's Metropolitan Museum: Rewarding, incomplete look at contributions of African-Americans to art and culture in first half of 20th century. wsws.org These works of art, in a variety of styles, were part of a flowering that included not only the visual arts but also literature, essays, drama, dance and—perhaps most famously—jazz.

WSWS (2024-05-18). UAW bureaucracy limits "stand up" strike against police crackdown to one campus, UC Santa Cruz. wsws.org That the UAW is calling out only a single campus confirms the warnings made by the WSWS that the bureaucracy is doing everything it can to limit this struggle.

WSWS (2024-05-18). NATO-backed protests in Georgia raise prospect of another "color revolution" in south Caucasus. wsws.org Supported by the US and its EU allies, demonstrators in Georgia's capital city, Tbilisi, are demanding the reversal of a "foreign agents law and accusing the ruling party of being Putin's "slave."

WSWS (2024-05-18). Australian government debit system a "vehicle for financial abuse" of welfare recipients. wsws.org The purpose of Centrepay is to ensure that landlords, utilities and other businesses get the first cut of the pittance from which the unemployed, elderly, disabled, or otherwise disadvantaged are forced to eke out an existence.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Tips to prevent injuries while biking. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's note: May is both Traumatic Awareness Month and Biking Month Bicycling is a great way to stay active and enjoy the outdoors. Whether you're a recreational rider or a daily commuter, it's important to protect your hands and wrists. Dr. Sanj Kakar, a Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon specializing in hands and wrists, shares practical tips to prevent injuries while biking. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/go406Yh44do Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 08) is in the downloads at the end of…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic biostatisticians power every step of medical research. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Biostatisticians bring a unique perspective and skill set to every step of medical research. Last year, at Mayo Clinic they supported about 5,000 studies spanning discovery science, clinical trials, translational science and population health.

A A (2024-05-18). Game of Drones: Mossad, MI6 and the art of non-negotiation. strategic-culture.su

UMMID (2024-05-18). GBSHSE Goa 10th Result 2024 – Direct link to check. ummid.com Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is set to declare online the results of the GBSHSE Class 10 or SSC 2024 examination on its official as well as associate websites on Wednesday May 15, 2024.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Perimenopause and menopause. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Menopause marks a significant transition for women, yet understanding its precursor, perimenopause, and its symptoms can be complex. Dr. Stephanie Faubion, director of Mayo Clinic's Center for Women's Health and medical director of The Menopause Society, says experiencing perimenopause and menopause can be confusing for some. She says it is not only patients who may find it confusing, but medical providers as well, due to lack of training in menopause management. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/wsbxMm1aDM0 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 10)…

Carmen Russell-Sluchansky (2024-05-18). Will Pa. 'go blue' in the 2024 elections? Stop Trump Summit mulls over the Keystone State's role in the election. whyy.org What questions do you have about the 2024 elections? What major issues do you want candidates to address? An evaluation of Trump's first term, his legal battles, the state of abortion rights and voting rights, and strategies to defeat the former president and the MAGA movement in November's elections were some of the key highlights of the "Stop Trump Summit" in Philadelphia on Saturday. | Hosted by The New Republic (TNR), a left leaning magazine, the conference drew prominent national and local figures who meditated on the potential dangers of another Trump presidency. | Mic…

UMMID (2024-05-18). JEE Advanced Admit Card 2024 – Direct Link to Download. ummid.com JEE Advanced 2024: IIT Madras, the official authority to conduct the JEE Advanced 2024, has released today i.e. Friday May 17, 2026 the Admit Card and Hall Ticket of the candidates who have successfully registered for the IIT JEE entrance exam.

UMMID (2024-05-18). OFSS Inter [Class 11] Admission 2024: Registration re-starts for CBSE, ICSE students. ummid.com The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has re-opened the link to receive Online Application forms for Class 11 (Intermediate) Admission 2024 through Online Facilitation System For Students (OFSS) website (www.ofssbihar.info) from CBSE and ICSE students.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Treating breast cancer through surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's Note: May is National Women's Health Month Globally, 2.3 million women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, according to the World Health Organization. Advances in treating breast cancer are improving care and quality of life. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/kHXecY28KEk Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. Treating breast cancer may include personalized therapies or surgery. …

UMMID (2024-05-18). 2024 Election 4th Phase: West Bengal, Andhra, MP record highest voters turnout. ummid.com The 4th poll of the 2024 Parliamentary Elections in India Monday May 13, 2024 ended with an overall polling percentage of 67.25%, the Election Commission of India said.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: When to seek care for pelvic pain. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's note: May is National Women's Health Month Pelvic pain is common, affecting 15% of women of reproductive age. Pinpointing its cause, whether it's endometriosis, ovarian cysts or musculoskeletal issues, can be a challenge. Dr. Megan Wasson, a gynecologic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive procedures at Mayo Clinic, says it's important to seek medical help if chronic pelvic pain starts affecting your quality of life or if there are signs of a serious underlying…

Genevieve Neal-Perry, Nanette Santoro, Antonio Cano, Rossella E Nappi, Marla Shapiro, Faith D Ottery (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Totality of evidence refutes neoplasm risk with fezolinetant. thelancet.com We read with interest the Correspondence from Jonathan Douxfils and colleagues regarding an increased risk of neoplasm with the neurokinin 3 receptor antagonist fezolinetant.1 However, important considerations warrant clarification.

noemail (2024-05-18). MAHE Mangalore's 31st Convocation: A Night of Honoring Brilliance and Innovation. devdiscourse.com Manipal Academy of Higher Education Mangalore, an Institution of Eminence, deemed to be University, one of India's leading research focused educational institutions hosted its 31st edition of Convocation on 17th May 2024. The convocation discussed various aspects of MAHE's plan to align its academic approaches with the National Education Policy 2020. The convocation ceremony took place at Dr TMA Pai International Convention Centre, M G Road, Mangalore at 3.30 PM. Dr M K Ramesh, Vice Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka was the chief guest at the event. Dr H S Ballal, Pro Ch…

noemail (2024-05-18). "Phoenixx Artists: Your Gateway to Bollywood and Hollywood Stardom" devdiscourse.com Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 18: Phoenixx Artists: Your Gateway to Stardom in Bollywood and Hollywood, Crafted by Gaurang Doshi and Niti Agarwal Phoenixx Artists, a subscription-based platform where dreams take flight.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Human Rights Campaign names Mayo Clinic Leader in LGBTQ+ Healthcare. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic's three largest campuses completed a joint submission to the Human Rights Campaign's 2024 Health Equality Index (HEI) survey and achieved the highest score possible. Together, the Arizona, Florida, and Rochester campuses were collectively recognized as Leaders in LGBTQ+ Healthcare. Of the more than 1000 hospitals participating, only 384 achieved the top score and the leader designation. Forming an enterprise HEI survey workgroup, LGBTI+ Mayo Employee Resource Group (MERG) leaders from each site and…

Urban CNY News (2024-05-18). NYS CFA Workshop: learn How to Access Multiple State Funding Sources, Insights and Guidance to Available Funding this Year. urbancny.com

Guest Blogger (2024-05-18). Debunking the Cheap Renewables Myth. wattsupwiththat.com It is clear our bills are going to continue to rise for the foreseeable future as cheap gas is forced out in favour of expensive renewables.

Kenny Cooper (2024-05-18). Delco Day returns for year 9 — with a scrapple-themed menu. whyy.org From Delco to Chesco and Montco to Bucks, what about life in Philly's suburbs do you want WHYY News to cover? Delco Day — The holiday officially falls on June 10 as an homage to the 610 area code, which encompasses much of the county. The price for entry: $6: 10. Proceeds from the festivities will go to a good cause. | This year, the celebration will happen on June 1. From 2 p.m. to 2 a.m., JT Brewskis in Secane will host the…

noemail (2024-05-18). "LS Elections: Ladakh's Future Hinges on Sixth Schedule and Job Growth" devdiscourse.com As Ladakh votes to elect its MP for the first time since the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, safeguards under the sixth schedule, statehood and employment are the key issues in the two distant districts of the constituency that is the largest in the country in terms of area.

Tom MacDonald (2024-05-18). Late night curfew for businesses could expand outside of Kensington to other areas of Philly. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? Two more City Council districts could soon implement a business curfew as part of an ongoing effort to eliminate what council members say is a safe harbor for overnight crime in Philadelphia. | The plan is similar to an effort Cou…

UMMID (2024-05-18). After over 7 months, SC finds NewsClick founder's arrest illegal, void. ummid.com In a judgement pronounced Wednesday May 15, 2024 the Supreme Court of India ordered immediate release of NewsClick Founder and Editor-in-Chief Prabir Purkayastha from jail.

Will Jones (2024-05-18). Pull Down Covid-Era Signs That Are a Reminder of the "Futility and Madness" of Lockdown, Scientists Tell Government. dailysceptic.org Scientists and MPs have demanded that all remaining Covid warning signs are removed because they serve only to remind the public of the "futility and madness" of restrictions.

Urban CNY News (2024-05-18). May FOCUS Forum: Meet the Newest Members of the Onondaga County Legislature. urbancny.com FOCUS conducts monthly forums to discuss issues of interest to community members of Onondaga County. | Panelists: Maurice Brown, 15th District (D), Palmer Harvey, 9th District (D), Nodesia R. Hernandez, 17th District (D), Kevin J. Meaker, 2nd District (R), Mark A. Olson, 10th District (R), Dan Romeo, 7th District (D) | When: Friday, May 31, 12: 05 pm to 1: 00 pm | Registration & Location: This online forum will be conducted via Zoom. Registration is free and open to everyone. | Topic: FOCUS conducts mont…

Urban CNY News (2024-05-18). New York State Alerts New Yorkers of Temporary Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) Outage on Sunday, May 19, for System Updates. urbancny.com

The Lancet (2024-05-18). Editorial] Ending plastic pollution: an opportunity for health. thelancet.com In the far future, when the human species is extinct and every ruin has long since crumbled, the last remaining sign of our civilisations might well be a distinct layer of plastics in the geological strata. The Anthropocene can be defined by plastic: cheap, convenient, incredibly durable, and endlessly adaptable, it is a wonder material. There is much good that comes from plastic. 21st century medicine would be unimaginable without it: from intravenous tubes to gowns; syringes to catheters. Plastics have become integral to modern life.

Martin Faye, Xavier Berthet, Nicholas Di Paola, Ousmane Faye, Amadou Alpha Sall, Abdourahmane Sow (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Responding to the chikungunya virus in west Africa. thelancet.com Chikungunya, a neglected viral disease transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes, which also carry dengue and yellow fever, has been identified in more than 110 countries across Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas.1 Although chikungunya typically results in low mortality, the disease can lead to prolonged illness and, in rare instances, complications, such as neurological disorders, eye inflammation, and heart issues.2 No specific treatment or vaccine is available, making prevention and symptomatic treatment the primary management strategies.

UMMID (2024-05-18). 'WASP-193b': 2nd least dense planet discovered 1,200 light years away. ummid.com Astronomers have discovered WASP-193b, a mind-boggling exoplantet with a density so low that they have nicknamed it cotton-candy planet as it looks like a huge fluffy gaseous mass hanging in the space.

UMMID (2024-05-18). 'GPT-4o': OpenAI unpacks more capable, conversational yet cost-effective AI model. ummid.com Microsoft backed OpenAI Tuesday May 14, 2024 launched GPT-4o, a more capable, conversational yet cost-effective and affordable version of its flagship AI model.

A A (2024-05-18). Russia & China — Two Against One. strategic-culture.su

Guest Blogger (2024-05-18). BBC Comes to Terms With Collapsing EV Market. wattsupwiththat.com The BBC is confronting the possibility that the once promising surge in sales of EVs is going flat. Naturally, this is starting to cause a panic because all those pesky climate targets enshrined in law aren't going to be met. Range anxiety and costs are the two most serious obstacles.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic and Mercy reach first major milestone in data collaboration. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Decades of data can now be used to pinpoint diseases earlier and transform healthcare. ROCHESTER, Minn. and ST. LOUIS — Mayo Clinic and Mercy are making a significant advancement in their global, first-of-its-kind 10-year collaboration agreement signed in the summer of 2022. As founding members of Mayo Clinic Platform_Connect, the two organizations will now be working together to analyze de-identified patient data as they search for new ways to diagnose, treat and prevent disease, providing…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo's new 'omics' strategy leaps into the future. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Imagine a future where healthcare is tailored precisely for you, right down to the molecules deep inside your cells. Targeted treatments and preventive strategies are customized to your genome. Your personal medical roadmap outlines hereditary genetic variants, provides guidance on environmental risks and offers strategies for maintaining heart health and preventing cancer, making it as distinct as your DNA. At the core of this future are "omics" technologies, which measure and analyze various molecules at…

Ali Swenson (2024-05-18). Noncitizen voting, already illegal in federal elections, becomes a centerpiece of 2024 GOP messaging. whyy.org

UMMID (2024-05-18). Biryani and Modi's New Found Secular (Poll) Strategy. ummid.com In addition to Modi propagating his 'secular' image by having never apparently spoken about 'Hindu-Muslims' along communal lines, he should perhaps also consider speaking about biryani from a secular angle!

noemail (2024-05-18). Exhausting but Crucial: Langer on Timing for Coaching India. devdiscourse.com Being the India head coach is one of the biggest assignments in cricket world and former Australia head coach Justin Langer believes that it could be very exhausting if the timing isn't right for the incumbent.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Health System celebrates grand opening of Mankato hospital expansion and modernization. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org MANKATO, Minn. ‚Äï After two years of construction, Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato celebrated the grand opening of its $155 million hospital expansion on May 14. "The expanded and modernized Mankato bed tower is not only adding needed capacity to our Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato but, importantly, it is also adding new capabilities," says Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., president and CEO, Mayo Clinic. "With these state-of-the-art, flexible care spaces, combined with digitally integrated…

UMMID (2024-05-18). 2023 is hottest year on Earth in two thousand years. ummid.com The year 2023 has been recorded as the hottest year on Earth in its 2,000 years history, researchers said.

APR editor (2024-05-18). New Caledonia riots: Tear gas, stun grenades used as protesters swarm airport runway. asiapacificreport.nz By Lydia Lewis, RNZ Pacific journalist and Kelvin Anthony, RNZ Pacific digital journalist Police have used tear gas and stun grenades on rioters at an airport near Nouméa as the chaos in New Caledonia stretched into its sixth day. Five people, including two police officers, have died and hundreds of people are injured amid clashes…

noemail (2024-05-18). Heightened Patrols Safeguard Pakke Tiger Reserve. devdiscourse.com Forest department personnel have intensified night patrolling in core zones and fringe areas of Pakke Tiger Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh's Pakke Kessang district, an official said on Saturday.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Welcoming the community into Alzheimer's disease research studies. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Staff at the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic Florida are reaching out to communities underrepresented in healthcare to attract more people to join research studies.

Sophia Schmidt (2024-05-18). Expect a hot summer in the Philly region, NOAA forecasters say. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? The Philadelphia region is likely to experience a warmer-than-normal summer, according to a forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. | The prediction comes after several months in a row of record-warm global temperatures. | "Right now we're just so far above all of the previous years," said Karin Gleason, monitoring section chief at the NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information, on a call with reporters Thursday. | Last year was the worl…

Debbie Mohnblatt (2024-05-18). Lacking Warmth, Turkey and Greece Meet as Show for the West. themedialine.org

themoscowtimes (2024-05-18). Navalny Ally Volkov Vows to 'Never Give Up' Despite Attack. themoscowtimes.com In his first television interview since being attacked outside his home in Lithuania, Volkov fighting against Putin was the only way to preserve Navalny's legacy.

Alison Bashford (2024-05-18). Perspectives] Lionel Penrose and the geometry of the hand. thelancet.com In 1973, The Lancet's editors published an unlikely piece on "fingerprints and palmistry". An image set out "ancient names for palmar creases and areas". Perhaps more surprising was the distinction of its eminent author: Lionel Penrose, for many years Galton Professor at University College London (UCL) in London, UK. But what did fingerprints, palmistry, and hands have to do with his mathematical, genetic, and psychiatric expertise? Penrose would not have thought this question as peculiar as it sounds.

noemail (2024-05-18). Trans Rights Champion Unveils Key Issues: Education, Employment, Equality. devdiscourse.com Abuse by students and reluctance on the part of teachers to take action compelled her to drop out of school after class IX, says Maya Thakur, the transgender icon of Himachal Pradesh State Election Commission.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic to host 13th Annual Individualizing Medicine Conference. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic's Center for Individualized Medicine is set to host its 13th Annual Individualizing Medicine Conference on Sept. 11-12 in Rochester, Minnesota. Under this year's theme, "From Innovation to Integration," the conference will explore the role of "omics" technologies — and their molecular-level analysis — in transforming healthcare. A key focus of the conference will be the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and medicine, seeking to provide insights into its impact while addressing associated challenges…

Parnia Behinaein, Ikenna C Okereke (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Comprehensive inclusion: demographics of clinical trials. thelancet.com We read with great interest Siow Ming Lee and colleagues'1 study on the efficacy and safety of atezolizumab in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer. The research commendably addresses a broader demographic of lung cancer patients who are less commonly included in clinical trials compared with patients who have solid organ tumours.2 But an unmistakable concern arises: the grave under-representation of Black patients.

UMMID (2024-05-18). AI to accelerate RISC-V adoption: Research. ummid.com The rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is instrumental in the continued rise of RISC-V – an open standard Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) based on established Reduced Instruction Set Computer (RISC) principles.

Aarathi Prasad (2024-05-18). Perspectives] Miriam Mutebi: transforming breast cancer care in Africa. thelancet.com When Miriam Mutebi, the first female breast cancer surgeon in Kenya, jokes that she is "a breast cancer surgeon by day, and a health systems researcher by night", it is only part jest—her workload is intense. Mutebi, who received the 2023 Global Health Catalyst Distinguished Leadership (LMIC) Award, is a breast surgical oncologist, health systems researcher, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the Aga Khan University in Nairobi, Kenya, among many other roles. A passionate advocate for an inclusive, gender transformative approach in the treatment of breast cancer across Africa, she is a c…

Daniel Haqiqatjou (2024-05-18). Zoroastrianism and Iranian Nationalism: A Very Odd Couple. muslimskeptic.com Beginning in the late nineteenth century, pro-Western secular liberal Iranian intellectuals began attacking the Islamic tradition. A key part of these attacks involved glorifying Iran's pre-Islamic Zoroastrian religion as superior to Islam. In doing so, these liberal intellectuals created an entirely false understanding of Zoroastrianism. They ignored basic Zoroastrian teachings that were problematic or embarrassing, …

Rolof GP Gijtenbeek, Anneloes L Noordhof, Oke D Asmara, Harry JM Groen, Wouter H van Geffen (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Immunotherapy in frail non-small-cell lung cancer patients. thelancet.com We read the study published by Siow Ming Lee and colleagues1 with great interest. The authors concluded that atezolizumab monotherapy was associated with better outcomes for patients deemed ineligible for platinum-based chemotherapy. However, the study raised two substantial concerns regarding the heterogeneity of the study population and the single-agent treatment of the control group.

Abdu A Adamu, Duduzile Ndwandwe, Rabiu I Jalo, Ibrahim D Muhammad, Charles S Wiysonge (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Cofinancing immunisation through national health insurance. thelancet.com Sustainable immunisation financing is a global health issue of utmost concern that requires serious political attention and commitment from all countries. However, the efforts that many low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs), with persistently underfunded immunisation systems, are making to institute policy reforms that can stimulate more domestic immunisation financing are alarmingly passive. The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the gross level of unpreparedness of many countries to meet the needs of their people during external shocks (eg, unprecedented health emergencies), thus underscoring the importance of…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Students' passion projects address big issues in healthcare. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Students from across Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science devote their spare hours to solving big biomedical problems.

Hellas Cena, Massimo Labra, NBFC Collaborator Group (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Biodiversity and planetary health: a call for integrated action. thelancet.com In the face of escalating biodiversity loss, the imperative role of comprehensive research and conservation strategies has never been more pressing. The National Biodiversity Future Centre (NBFC) in Italy stands at the forefront of tackling biodiversity loss, pioneering innovative approaches within the Mediterranean's biodiversity hotspot. In this Correspondence, we aim to highlight the pressing need for synchronised efforts in protecting our planet's biological wealth, which is fundamental to sustaining life as we know it.

UMMID (2024-05-18). Linux announces portable core software stack, HPSF, for high performance computing. ummid.com Linux Foundation Monday May 13, 2024 announced the launch of High Performance Software Foundation (HPSF) which aims to build, promote, and advance a portable core software stack for high performance computing (HPC) by increasing adoption, lowering barriers to contribution, and supporting development efforts.

Russell David (2024-05-18). Twelve Reasons Why I Don't Believe There's a Climate Emergency. dailysceptic.org Russell David says he's not a scientist, but he has 12 reasons why he doesn't trust the 'climate emergency' narrative, including that it seems to be a modern doomsday cult and all the scientists who dissent.

HG (2024-05-18). UK zoos breaching basic animal welfare standards as investigation shows standards not fit for purpose. thecanary.co A British wildlife conservation group has said it had uncovered thousands of breaches of animal welfare standards at zoos across Europe, and urged improvements — including UK zoos. According to the Aspinall Foundation, a Kent-based charity — there were more than 3,000 breaches of standards which are set by the European Association of Zoos and […] | By

noemail (2024-05-18). Constitutional Reservation Unshakeable: Mallikarjun Kharge Declares in Mumbai. devdiscourse.com Reservation as enshrined in the Constitution will continue, nobody can touch it: Mallikarjun Kharge at press conference in Mumbai.

George Koo (2024-05-18). In Every Way, China Is More Than the U.S. Can Handle. peacepivot.org The Biden Administration's style of international diplomacy has been reduced to simply making loud demands and carrying a wiffleball bat. In the case with China, it's "if you do not do this or that we will punish you in ways to be specified later." Prior to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen landing in China, she declared …

unitedEditor (2024-05-18). Is Azerbaijan behind the independence movement in New Caledonia? unitedworldint.com By Tahran Oruàßoƒülu, Baku, Azerbaijan French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin said Azerbaijan was interfering in France's internal affairs. He noted that "some independence leaders (from New Caledonia) have reached an agreement with Azerbaijan." However, Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry said Baku had never taken such a step and would not take it. Answering our questions on the …

UMMID (2024-05-18). Firebase Genkit, Lightweight Gemini and more: Launches at Google I/O 2024. ummid.com At the Google I/O developer conference Tuesday May 14, 2024, Google parent Alphabet released several updates across the Gemini family of Artificial Intelligence (AI) models, including the new 1.5 Flash which is a lightweight AI model for speed and efficiency and Firebase Genkit, an open source framework.

6abc digital staff (2024-05-18). Camden County man arrested, accused of committing multiple vehicle arsons at same home. whyy.org This story originally appeared on A Camden County man is in custody after allegedly committing The man from Haddon Township, New Jersey, was arrested and charged in connection to an arson in Haddonfield and a stalking-related vandalis…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Peace loving people across the world are pro-Palestinian. ummid.com Any decent, informed, and intelligent person, irrespective of one's faith and ethnolinguistic background, anywhere in the world must be pro-Palestinian.

Veronica Neifakh (2024-05-18). Echoes of People Past and Present on the March of the Living. themedialine.org

Guest Blogger (2024-05-18). How we know that the sun changes climate (II). The present. wattsupwiththat.com controlling our emissions, which has become the main goal of the UN and the Western world, may not have much effect on future climate.

Staff (2024-05-18). UK zoos breaching basic animal welfare standards as investigation shows standards not fit for purpose. thecanary.co A British wildlife conservation group has said it had uncovered thousands of breaches of animal welfare standards at zoos across Europe, and urged improvements — including UK zoos. According to the Aspinall Foundation, a Kent-based charity — there were more than 3,000 breaches of standards which are set by the European Association of Zoos and …

Guest Blogger (2024-05-18). America's Power Grid Could Buckle Under Sweltering Summer Heat, Watchdog Warns. wattsupwiththat.com Considerable portions of the U.S. are facing heightened risks of blackouts over the summer months, according to a new report by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC).

Pacific Media Watch (2024-05-18). Fiji's Jo Nata reflects on the 2000 coup: 'We let the racism genie out of the bottle'. asiapacificreport.nz SPECIAL REPORT: Islands Business in Suva Today is the 24th anniversary of renegade and failed businessman George Speight's coup in 2000 Fiji. The elected coalition government headed by Mahendra Chaudhry, the first and only Indo-Fijian prime minister of Fiji, was held hostage at gunpoint for 56 days in the country's new Parliament by Speight's rebel…

noemail (2024-05-18). Indian Mission Urges Safety: Bishkek Violence Prompts Caution for Students. devdiscourse.com India on Saturday asked its students in Bishkek to stay indoors after the Kyrgyz capital city reported fights between some locals and foreigners.

Richard Horton (2024-05-18). Comment] Offline: Indifference—the biggest threat to global health. thelancet.com The science of global health offers reasons for great confidence about the future for human wellbeing. Implementation of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine into routine immunisation programmes is predicted to have a significant impact on child mortality. Studies suggest that hospital admissions among children with severe malaria will be cut by up to a third. A second malaria vaccine, R21/Matrix-M, is already licensed in several African countries. It has even higher protective efficacy: over 75%. Mother-to-child transmission of HIV is on the verge of being eliminated.

Jonathan Douxfils, Charlotte Beaudart, Jean-Michel Dogné (2024-05-18). Correspondence] Totality of evidence refutes neoplasm risk with fezolinetant — Authors' reply. thelancet.com We read the Correspondence by Genevieve Neal-Perry and colleagues on our analysis reporting an increased risk of neoplasm with the neurokinin 3 receptor antagonist fezolinetant. Their conclusion is in line with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Clinical Review suggesting that the incidence rate of malignancy treatment emergent adverse events is within the normal background rate of cancer. However, the FDA document states that the background incidence rate of cancer for the age group 50—59 years is 0 ∑56%.

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newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Advances in minimally invasive kidney stone surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Most small kidney stones can pass on their own. However, kidney stones that are too large to pass on their own or cause bleeding, kidney damage or ongoing urinary tract infections may require surgical treatment. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Aaron Potretzke, a Mayo Clinic urologist, explains some of the different surgical options for removing kidney stones. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/jGO6cb3XT2o Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 10) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Watch: Slovak PM Robert Fico critical after assassination attempt. ummid.com Slovakia Prime Minister Robert Fico is in critical condition after he was shot multiple times outside the House of Culture in the town of Handlova Wednesday afternoon.

6abc digital staff, Briana Smith, 6abc (2024-05-18). 19 protesters arrested after trying to occupy Penn's Fisher-Bennett Hall. whyy.org This story originally appeared on Nineteen protesters were arrested Friday night during a demonstration on the Chopper 6 was overhead around 9 p.m. as Philadelphia police swarmed the university and scuffled with some pro-Palestinian demonstrators in the city's University City section. | Members of the Penn Gaza Solidarity said they were planning to occupy the Fisher-B…

Eric Worrall (2024-05-18). Study: Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station Could be Powered by Renewables. wattsupwiththat.com The diesel generator would only be needed for "backup".

Tony Blakely, Samantha Howe (2024-05-18). Comment] Burden of proof to attribute risk factor contributions to the global burden of disease. thelancet.com The latest round of the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) has landed, delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic but now including COVID-19 in its estimations. One can think of burden of disease studies, and GBD in particular, as having three overarching goals: to estimate the present burden (ie, the disability-adjusted life years [DALYs] by sex and age in every country, for the current year—2021 in this round of GBD) and in the recent past;1 to attribute the DALY burden by 88 risk factors that contributed to it (eg, smoking and indoor air pollution);2 and to forecast what the DALY…

Dinesh C Sharma (2024-05-18). World Report] Contrasting health visions in the Indian election. thelancet.com Opposition parties promise to increase health spending, while the ruling National Democratic Alliance plans to continue existing policies. Dinesh C Sharma reports.

Maigeng Zhou, Hongbing Shen (2024-05-18). Comment] Forecasting the global burden of disease to 2050. thelancet.com In their study published in The Lancet, the GBD 2021 Forecasting Collaborators1 assessed cause-specific mortality, years of life lost, years lived with disability, disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs), life expectancy, and healthy life expectancy (HALE) from 2022 to 2050 for 204 countries and territories under five scenarios—a reference scenario (the most likely future, based on historical trends) and alternative scenarios in which certain risk factors are eliminated by 2050 (Safer Environment scenario, Improved Childhood Nutrition and Vaccination scenario, Improved Behavioural and Metabolic Risks scenari…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Fighting lymphoma: Treatment options include alternatives to chemotherapy, expert explains. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editor's Note: May 28 is World Blood Cancer Day ROCHESTER, Minn. — Chemotherapy is usually the first treatment doctors try to treat lymphoma, including the two most common forms: non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin. But alternatives to chemotherapy are developing, as first-line treatments and as backup options, explains Stephen Ansell, M.D., Ph.D., hematology chair and hematologic oncologist at the Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center. Lymphoma is a blood cancer that begins when a germ-fighting white blood cell,…

Chris Morrison (2024-05-18). UN Author Says "Cull" of Humanity is Only "Realistic Way" to Avert Climate Catastrophe. dailysceptic.org A "cull" of humanity with a high fatality pandemic is the only "realistic way" to avoid climate collapse, according to former UN contributing author Bill McGuire. Grisly green neo-Malthusianism is back.

Bill McAuley (2024-05-18). Montie Montana: The greatest trick roper of his time. independentaustralia.net

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). In case you missed it: This week's Top 5 stories on social media. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Check out a few of the most popular News Network stories on @mayoclinic social media this past week. Hormone therapy: Four things a Mayo Clinic women's health specialist wants you to know Hormone therapy is a treatment that uses medications containing hormones like estrogen or progesterone to replace those the body stops producing during menopause. It can be a powerful tool for managing menopausal symptoms. Mayo Clinic Minute: Preventing stroke A stroke happens every 40…

Dr David Bell (2024-05-18). The WHO Pandemic Treaty is Just Bad Public Health. dailysceptic.org The WHO Pandemic Treaty isn't just a tool of globalist overreach, says Dr David Bell: with its myopic focus on rare, low-mortality outbreaks, it's also really bad public health.

Tom Tanuki (2024-05-18). Unchecked vigilante violence on campus smacks of ambient fascism. independentaustralia.net

UMMID (2024-05-18). Google gives Gemini Nano a big intelligence boost. ummid.com At the Google I/O developer conference 2024, Google announced empowering Gemini Nano with a significant intelligence upgrade which will now detect suspicious calls and help the Android users avoid them.

A a (2024-05-18). As enchentes no sul do Brasil e a crise do modelo neoliberal ocidental. strategic-culture.su

UMMID (2024-05-18). Remote desktop access for Linux machines becomes faster, more affordable. ummid.com RemotePC, a prominent remote desktop access service, has announced enhancements to their RemotePC for Linux solution, providing customers with one of the fastest and most affordable ways to access and manage their Linux machines from anywhere.

A A (2024-05-18). Lusophony: the serious variety, and the Luso-phonies. strategic-culture.su

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Melanoma misconception — dark skin tones at risk, too. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The myth that people with dark skin are immune to melanoma, a type of skin cancer, has persisted for many years. It's a dangerous misconception that has caused some people not to be diligent about protecting themselves against dangerous ultraviolet (UV) rays. Dr. Dawn Davis, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, says people with darker skin tones need to be vigilant about sun protection. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/rcsfbWZm6CY Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 57) is in the…

noemail (2024-05-18). "Malaysia Minister: Lone Terror Suspect Responsible for Killing 2 Police Officers" devdiscourse.com The young man who attacked a Malaysian police station and killed two officers was a recluse and believed to have acted on his own, despite suspected links to the Jemaah Islamiyah terror group, the country's home minister said Saturday.

Eric Worrall (2024-05-18). Climate Change Claim: People will be 31% Poorer by 2100. wattsupwiththat.com "… We find that climate change leads to a present value welfare loss of 31% and a Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) of $1,056 per ton of carbon dioxide (tCO2). …"

Andrew Green (2024-05-18). Obituary] John Philip Phair. thelancet.com Infectious disease specialist and influential HIV/AIDS researcher. Born on July 17, 1934, in Paris, France, he died of heart failure on Feb 19, 2024, in Evanston, IL, USA, aged 89 years.

youtube (2024-05-18). The Stones Cry Out (2013). youtube.com The story of Palestinian Christians.

Udani Samarasekera (2024-05-18). World Report] 50 years of the Expanded Programme on Immunization. thelancet.com A key driver of advances in childhood survival over the past half-century, the EPI faces fresh challenges in protecting the most vulnerable. Udani Samarasekera reports.

Rebecca Kanter, Meredith P Fort (2024-05-18). Comment] Rethinking health policy: life expectancy and mortality in an era of polycrisis. thelancet.com The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) 2021 Causes of Death Collaborators analysed cause-specific mortality and years of life lost for 288 causes by age and sex across 204 countries and territories from 1990 to 2021.1 Compared with previous GBD studies, their analysis included both COVID-19 and a novel indicator, other pandemic-related mortality (OPRM), and the effect of each on life expectancy.1 Overall, life expectancy increased by 6 ∑2 years from 1990 to 2021.1 The gradual increase was followed by a global shock.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Melanoma in darker skin tones: Race and sex play a role, Mayo study finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A recent Mayo Clinic study reveals melanoma is often detected later in people with darker skin complexions.

APR editor (2024-05-18). Kanaky New Caledonia: Amnesty calls on France to 'uphold rights' of indigenous people. asiapacificreport.nz Asia Pacific Report The global human rights watchdog Amnesty International has called on France to not "misuse" a crackdown in the ongoing unrest in the non-self-governing French Pacific territory of Kanaky New Caledonia in the wake of a controversial vote by the French Parliament to adopt a bill changing the territory's voting rules. "The state…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Stressed, bored or tired – Why suicidal tendency on rise among students in United States? ummid.com This sad situation should not be examined in terms of any mistakes of kids but rather in terms of the highly flawed education system the adults have created with too many distortions, above all a society which lacks clear ideals, a society in which huge numbers of entirely innocent people are killed in wars and then lies are routinely pushed at very high levels regarding this.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Recovering from a stroke. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Editors Note: May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and a major cause of serious disability for adults. More than 795,000 people in the U.S. have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Stroke risk increases with age, especially after 55, but strokes can occur at any age. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Humanitarian situation in Gaza has worsened further. ummid.com The latest news clearly indicates that the humanitarian situation in Gaza is worsening further, not improving.

Abdullah Jallow (2024-05-18). Employing cunning maneuvers or Stratagem to disturb the harmony of the Salafiyyoon poses a great peril to one's personal wellbeing. salaficentre.com In The Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Bestower of Mercy. Allah [The Exalted] says: ŸàŸéÿ™ŸéÿπŸéÿߟàŸéŸÜŸèŸàÿß ÿπŸéŸÑŸéŸâ ÿߟџíÿ®Ÿêÿ±ŸëŸê ŸàŸéÿߟÑÿ™ŸëŸéŸÇŸíŸàŸéŸâŸ∞ €&n…

Danielle Gash (2024-05-18). Perspectives] The many faces of eating disorders. thelancet.com When I say eating disorders, what kind of person springs to mind? Probably not former international rugby union referee Nigel Owens, Olympic medallist Marilyn Okoro, comedian Dave Chawner, or public health professional Bayadir Mohamed-Osman. These are among the people who have contributed to Eating Disorders Don't Discriminate: Stories of Illness, Hope and Recovery from Diverse Voices, co-edited by mental health doctor Chukwuemeka (Chuks) Nwuba and lived-experience advocate Bailey Spinn. The 31 personal essays in the book describe the multifaceted, unique experiences of individuals on their eating disorder recove…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Anti-Minority Hate and Venom – Has Modi's Juggernaut Backfired? ummid.com Prime Minister Modi, who relied on his own carefully crafted image and easy-flowing rhetoric, found himself in an unchartered territory facing an electorate more skeptical of his promises and less interested in his anti-minority tirades.

Mark Kennedy (2024-05-18). Dabney Coleman, actor who specialized in curmudgeons, dies at 92. whyy.org Dabney Coleman, the mustachioed character actor who specialized in smarmy villains like the chauvinist boss in "9 to 5" and the nasty TV director in "Tootsie," has died. He was 92. | Coleman died Thursday at his home in Santa Monica, his daughter, Quincy Coleman, said in a statement to The Associated Press. She said he "took his last earthly breath peacefully and exquisitely." | "The great Dabney Coleman literally created, or defined, really — in a uniquely singular way — an archetype as a character actor. He was so good at what he did it's hard to imagine movies and television of the last 40 years wi…

UMMID (2024-05-18). Social engineering threats account for most cyberthreats in 2024. ummid.com Avast, a leader in digital security and privacy and brand of Gen, has reported that social engineering threats — those which rely on human manipulation, account for most cyberthreats faced by individuals in 2024.

Emily Neil (2024-05-18). In its 23rd year, the East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention continues to amplify Black creators, stories. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? More than two decades ago, Yumy Odom started a free convention to connect the Black comic book creator community in Philadelphia. | "Philadelphia [had] a lot of Black indie comic book creators. They knew each other but they really were not connected … until I reached out to them and connected them," Odom said. | Each year, the East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention (ECBACC), Odom's "labor of love," attracts about 500 people throughout the day, | ECBACC has inspired simi…

Beccah Hendrickson, 6abc (2024-05-18). Germantown street renamed in honor of Philadelphia musical icon. whyy.org This story originally appeared on Philadelphia musical icon Frankie Beverly received a huge honor Saturday when the city council ceremonially renamed the street he grew up on after him. | The ceremony took place at the Dell Music Center, a venue where Beverly has repeatedly performed for decades, entertaining generations of Philadelphians. | "You guys have taken me and made me what I am today," Beverly told the crowd. | "I can tell you where I was in stages of my life based on t…

John Helton (2024-05-18). Boeing's troubled Starliner spacecraft launch is delayed again. whyy.org The first crewed launch of Boeing's troubled Starliner spacecraft has been delayed again, to May 25, this time because of a helium leak in the service module. | NASA had set the liftoff for May 21 after

Adrian J Marcato, Niamh Meagher, Violeta Spirkoska, Alicia Arnott, Jodie McVernon, David J Price, Juan-Pablo Villanueva-Cabezas (2024-05-18). Correspondence] One Health pandemic preparedness: the role of companion animals in disease transmission. thelancet.com Urbanisation creates novel interfaces that facilitate cross-species transmission of emerging infectious diseases. Outwardly, so-called city encroachment into natural areas creates periurban interfaces between people, livestock, and wildlife. Inwards, companion animals are fully integrated into urban life, creating so-called animal encroachment into dwellings and novel human—animal interfaces, with the potential for complex urban multi-species transmission networks.

UMMID (2024-05-18). Maulana Azad Library AMU: A Confluence of Ken and Cosmopolitan Culture. ummid.com Maulana Azad Library of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Aligarh is not only the powerhouse of knowledge and vibrating ideas but also a springhead of inspiration, hope, liveliness, wisdom, secular culture and many other tenable things.

themoscowtimes (2024-05-18). Georgia President Vetoes Controversial 'Foreign Influence' Law. themoscowtimes.com The ruling Georgian Dream party, which approved the controversial legislation this week, has enough lawmakers in parliament to override the veto.

UMMID (2024-05-18). Why the forces behind 3 assassinations in USA must be exposed. ummid.com The three lives lost were those of President John F. Kennedy followed by the loss 5 years later of prominent civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy.

thecommunists (2024-05-18). Immigrants make vital contributions to British pensions and welfare benefits. thecommunists.org As the next general election looms into view over a very dark horizon, the backroom boys and girls of the British bourgeoisie's political parties sit fashioning the various footballs to be used in staged games to put on a show for the voting public. One of the biggest and seemingly most important balls to be …

Staff (2024-05-18). Nuclear War Will Only Kill People Already Impacted By Nuclear Weapons. That's Everyone. davidswanson.org In the photo above, World BEYOND War Board Member and Treasurer John Reuwer, a physician, at right, supports downwinders impacted by nuclear weapons testing, demanding restitution from the U.S. government that has experimented on and lied to people for decades. John commented: "I often think the two reasons most otherwise good people support war is …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-05-18). Mayo Clinic Minute: Who should be screened for skin cancer? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. Each year, more than 6 million adults are treated for skin cancer, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Collin Costello, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, says anyone can get skin cancer, but some people are at higher risk. So how often should you be screened? Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/On2CTz7Y7Go Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 05) is in the downloads at the end…

A a (2024-05-18). Andando pelas ruas de Pyongyang. strategic-culture.su

UMMID (2024-05-18). Benefits of Good Driving History for Car Insurance Premiums. ummid.com Maintaining a good driving record for lower car insurance rates is paramount. This article concentrates on the countless merits of a clean driving record and car insurance discounts.

UMMID (2024-05-18). NASA astronaut aboard ISS to interact with students in live call. ummid.com NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps aboard the International Space Station (ISS) will interact with students of a volunteer service organization in a live call from space Tuesday May 21, 2024, the American space agency said.

Will Jones (2024-05-18). "North Sea Oil Workers Cannot be Sacrificed on the Altar of Net Zero": Unions Go to War on Labour's "Irresponsible" Green Policy. dailysceptic.org "North Sea oil workers cannot be sacrificed on the altar of Net Zero," the Unite union has told Labour as it launches a campaign against the party's "irresponsible" green agenda.

UN News Centre (2024-05-18). oPt: Gaza: El dique humanitario flotante es bienvenido, pero insuficiente. reliefweb.int Country: occupied Palestinian territory | Source: UN News Centre | La ONU advierte que las rutas terrestres son más importantes. Mientras tanto, el éxodo de Rafah continua, con casi 640.000 gazatíes desplazados, y en toda la Franja solo quedan cinco panaderías en funcionamiento. | Los camiones que transportan a la Franja la ayuda que se necesita desesperadamente han comenzado a desembarcar en el dique flotante provisional construido por el Ejército de Estados Unidos, pero esto no es suficiente para satisfacer las necesidades de la población civil, declaró el viernes la Oficina de Asuntos Humanitarios de la ONU…

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2024-05-18). ONU: invasión israelí ha desplazado a 640.000 gazatíes en Rafah. telesurtv.net Actualizando la situación en Rafah, la Oficina puntualizó refiró que algunos de los desplazados han huido a la superpoblada gobernación de Deir al Balah.

teleSUR, JDO, MER (2024-05-18). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-05-18). Israel ha asesinado a 100 académicos y 147 periodistas en Gaza. telesurtv.net La Oficina Gubernamental de Información de Gaza explicó que esta acción tiene como objetivo eliminar por completo a los científicos e investigadores en el sector educativo.

teleSUR, MER (2024-05-18). Diplomático Alex Saab queda absuelto de todos los cargos en Colombia. telesurtv.net El juez del caso determinó que la Fiscalía colombiana no logró constatar las acusaciones durante el juicio.

Staff (2024-05-18). Díaz-Canel con Buró Nacional de la UJC: "Los jóvenes son los que marcan la pauta" cubadebate.cu Este sábado en la mañana distintas generaciones se entreveraron; y en esa mezcla afloró el mejor de los ambientes: el de la creación y la frescura. Fue un encuentro entre el Presidente Díaz-Canel, el miembro del Buró Político y Secretario de Organización del Comité Central del Partido, Roberto Morales Ojeda, y los integrantes del Buró Nacional de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas.

Staff (2024-05-18). Sobre cierta polémica en redes sociales, y una propuesta contra sí mismo. cubadebate.cu Esta semana entablé una polémica con un economista y académico cubano. En su muro de Facebook el profesional había publicado una suerte de "tesis", que rápidamente se hizo viral, en tanto sobrepasó los 500 likes, los 100 compartidos e igual cantidad de comentarios en apenas tres horas. Decía el economista que la tasa de cambio de referencia en el mercado cambiario informal, que según El Toque está llegando a 400 cup, debía ser formalizada por el Banco Central de Cuba, sobre la base de transacciones reales.

Staff (2024-05-18). Los niños se han olvidado de jugar: Cuando las tablets ganan la batalla. cubadebate.cu Los niños españoles dedican una media de una hora y cuarto cada día a jugar, según el citado estudio. El tiempo que pasan conectados a los dispositivos móviles es ligeramente superior y ronda las 1.45 horas.

Staff (2024-05-18). La entrevista de Ramonet a Díaz-Canel entre lo más relevante de la semana en Las 3 del Día (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Es viernes y llega Las 3 del Día con el resumen de lo que ha sido noticia en la web de Cubadebate durante la semana que concluye, calurosa semana, por cierto. Yo soy Yunier Sarmientos y ya le invito a que me acompañe hasta el final en nuestro podcast. Ya comenzamos.

Lucas Leiroz de Almeida (2024-05-18). Està¥nia impede que crianàßas russas aprendam sua língua nativa. globalresearch.ca Parece nà£o haver limites para a russofobia nos países bálticos. Numa nova medida de desrussificaàßà£o, o governo està¥nio decidiu abolir o ensino da língua russa numa regià£o onde quase toda a populaàßà£o é de etnia russa. O caso junta-se a …

A A (2024-05-18). La bomba de la desdolarización: La llegada del ecosistema monetario descentralizado BRICS. strategic-culture.su

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María Candela (2024-05-18). China condena enérgicamente provocadores movimientos navales EEUU. radiohc.cu Beijing, 18 may (RHC) China condenó enérgicamente y manifestó su firme oposición a lo que consideró provocadores movimientos navales de un buque estadounidense, que penetró sin autorización en aguas territoriales y alardeó públicamente de la acción.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Foro de Kazán por un mundo multipolar. radiohc.cu Moscú, 18 may (RHC) Los participantes del Foro Económico Internacional "Rusia-Mundo Islámico: KazanForum", que se celebra en la capital de Tartastán, en Rusia, apoyaron la idea de un mundo multipolar, informó este sábado el canal TVBrics.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Migración: un fenómeno preocupante. radiohc.cu Uno de los fenómenos más desafiante que hoy afecta a muchos países es el de la migracion.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Cuba agradece respaldo internacional frente a hostilidad de EEUU. radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 may (RHC) El canciller de Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez, agradeció este sábado los pronunciamientos de varios gobiernos que reconocen la injusta inclusión de la Isla en la unilateral lista de Estados Unidos de países que supuestamente patrocinan el terrorismo.

Raúl Rodríguez (2024-05-18). Yerisbel manda sola en justa centroamericana de ajedrez. radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 may (JIT).- Yerisbel Miranda completó cuatro puntos de cinco posibles y se mantuvo como líder del Campeonato Centroamericano Femenino de Ajedrez, que ya sobrepasó la mitad de su calendario en la ciudad de Santa Clara.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Presencia de Cuba en lista terrorista es injusto, claman en Colombia. radiohc.cu Bogotá, 18 may (RHC) Las múltiples solicitudes realizadas por Colombia a Estados Unidos para que elimine a Cuba de la lista de países supuestamente patrocinadores del terrorismo se escucha hoy por parte de grupos de solidaridad y del propio Gobierno.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Servir a dos patrias en San Fernando de Apure (+Fotos y Audio). radiohc.cu En El Centro de Alta Tecnología "Dr. Oswaldo de Armas Clavier", ubicado en San Fernando de Apure, capital del estado venezolano de Apure, labora una Brigada Médica Cubana con la premisa de atender con calidad, pero sobre todo con amor a los pacientes de la entrañable nación, con la certeza de que Cuba y Venezuela siempre son y serán dos patrias hermanas.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Realizarán foro empresarial Cuba-Unión Económica Euroasiática. radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 may (RHC) A pocos días de que en la persona de Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba y Presidente de la República, la mayor de las Antillas participara en Moscú en el Consejo Supremo de la Unión Económica Euroasiática (UEEA), empresarios del país caribeño se reunirán en esta capital con sus pares de ese bloque integracionista.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Cuba participa en Festival Gastronómico internacional en El Salvador (+Foto). radiohc.cu San Salvador, 18 may (RHC) Más de 20 países y organizaciones internacionales participaron este sábado en el tradicional Festival Gastronómico que se celebra aquí cada año y que reunió gastronomía y culturas del mundo.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Cuba y Sudáfrica, una gran hermandad. radiohc.cu Grande es la hermandad que une a los pueblos de Cuba y Sudáfrica, reflejo de la amistad, la admiración mutua y el respeto que unió a sus líderes Fidel Castro y Nelson Mandela, quien apenas un año después de salir de la cárcel, en la que permaneció casi tres décadas, viajó a territorio cubano.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-05-18). OMS alerta que lleva 10 días sin recibir insumos médicos en Gaza. telesurtv.net El portavoz de la OMS refirió que "los últimos suministros médicos que recibimos en Gaza fueron antes del 6 de mayo".

teleSUR, idg, JDO (2024-05-18). Congreso no admite mociones de vacancia contra Dina Boluarte. telesurtv.net Los tres pedidos, que se debaten por separado, son por incapacidad moral permanente. Fueron presentados con las firmas de legisladores de distintas bancadas.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-18). Asamblea de Ecuador suspende juicio político contra fiscal Salazar. telesurtv.net "Ha sido una decisión oportuna que ha tomado el CAL en este sentido", dijo a medios locales Fabiola Sanmartín, asambleísta del partido Pachakutik.

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2024-05-18). Inicia primera ola de frío polar en Uruguay. telesurtv.net Inumet emitió un aviso por ola de frío que se extenderá desde el viernes 17/5 hasta el domingo 19/5.

teleSUR, DRL (2024-05-18). Donan alimentos agroecológicos tras inundaciones en Brasil. telesurtv.net Se trata de alimentos como frijol negro y frijol carioca, arroz y harina, yuca, camote, chayote y diversas hortalizas los que formaron parte de la carga.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-05-18). Aumentan a 154 los muertos por inundaciones en Brasil. telesurtv.net El último boletín difundido por la Defensa Civil del estado agregó que 98 personas están desaparecidas.

teleSUR, lvm, YSM (2024-05-18). Presidente de Bolivia entrega infraestructuras en Poroma. telesurtv.net Al indicar que con la nueva infraestructura de la unidad educativa San Andrés de Poroma se busca mejorar las condiciones de formación académica…

teleSUR, dcdc, JGN (2024-05-18). Venezuela exige sacar a Cuba de espuria lista del terrorismo. telesurtv.net Gil expresó que los cubanos "no solo han sido víctimas del terrorismo internacional, sino que son atacados a través de la aplicación de medidas criminales y un bloqueo económico injusto e ilegal".

teleSUR- lvm (2024-05-18). Consumo de carne disminuye en Argentina en 2024. telesurtv.net El informe señaló que en la comparación interanual el precio promedio de los cortes vacunos que mide el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (Indec) registró un alza de 284,3 por ciento.

teleSUR, dcdc, YSM (2024-05-18). Bolivia en alerta por posibles desbordes de ríos y bajas temperaturas. telesurtv.net En La Paz, aumentará el nivel en los ríos La Paz, Irpavi, Achumani, Choqueyapu, Orkojahuira y Achocalla, que afectarán el Plan Autopista, zona sur, Achumani y Achocalla.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-05-18). Fiscalía peruana denuncia constitucionalmente a Patricia Benavides. telesurtv.net La acusación se sostiene en que la fucionaria participó de cargos de omisión de funciones, cohecho pasivo específico, en agravio del Estado y otro, que no se especifica.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Cubanos residentes en Europa promueven iniciativas solidarias (+Fotos). radiohc.cu Madrid, 18 may (RHC) Diversos grupos de cubanos residentes en Europa promovieron este sábado distintas acciones solidarias para ayudar a su país a enfrentar el bloqueo económico de Estados Unidos.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-05-18). Realizan manifestaciones en solidaridad con Gaza en Yemen. telesurtv.net Durante la marcha, millones de participantes exigieron aumentar las operaciones de su Ejército contra Estados Unidos (EE.UU.).

teleSUR, MER (2024-05-18). Presidente de Venezuela aprueba 40.800 financiamientos para jóvenes emprendedores. telesurtv.net El mandatario reiteró su compromiso de seguir apoyando a los jóvenes emprendedores en la nación suramericana.

Staff (2024-05-18). øQué pasó con la reversión de las políticas de Trump hacia Cuba? cubadebate.cu La semana pasada, los cubanoamericanos se desplegaron en el Capitolio y en el Departamento de Estado con una advertencia para los demócratas y la administración Biden: actúen ahora para detener la complicidad de Estados Unidos en el sufrimiento económico de millones en Cuba o corren el riesgo de distanciarse de un grupo clave de partidarios en camino hacia unas reñidas elecciones presidenciales.

Juan M. Garcia (2024-05-18). Mendive's retrospective exhibition at Cuba's Museum of Fine Arts. plenglish.com Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) With the opening of the retrospective exhibition "Mendive. Pan con guayaba, una vida feliz" (Mendive. Bread and Guava, a Happy Life) on Friday, by Cuban visual artist Manuel Mendive, the Havana-based Museum of Fine Arts has joined the tribute to the National Plastic Art Award winner on his 80th birthday.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Militares de élite de Kenya viajan a Haití la próxima semana. radiohc.cu Puerto Príncipe, 18 may (RHC) Miembros de una Unidad de Reconocimiento de la Policía de Kenya, de la Fuerza de Despliegue Rápido y del Grupo de Operaciones Especiales viajarán la próxima semana a Haití, donde las pandillas mantienen el control de la capital.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Delegación de proyecto estadounidense Hatuey llegó a Cuba con donaciones de insumos médicos (+Foto). radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 mayo (RHC) Una delegación de amigos estadounidenses del proyecto solidario HATUEY arribo la víspera a esta capital con una donación de citostáticos para niños con cáncer y otros insumos médicos para el sistema de salud cubano, valorados en 60 mil dólares.

Staff (2024-05-18). Turno para Emilio Roig. cubadebate.cu Emilio Roig de Leuchsenring, el autor de los tres volúmenes de La Habana. Apuntes históricos y otros muchos títulos medulares, nació en La Habana el 23 de agosto de 1889. Obra suya es la Oficina del Historiador de la Cuidad. Como predecesor y maestro lo reconoció Eusebio Leal. Un maestro sin cuya vida y obra, aseveró Leal, las suyas habrían sido imposibles.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Cuba reitera voluntad de estrechar nexos con Dominica. radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 may (RHC) El Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Cuba reiteró hoyeste sábado la voluntad de continuar estrechando los lazos de amistad y cooperación con la Mancomunidad de Dominica.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Celebrarán en Cienfuegos Jornada àÅfrica y Cuba: Historia y Cultura (+Audio). radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 18 may (RHC) La Jornada àÅfrica y Cuba: Historia y Cultura sesionará en la Universidad Carlos Rafael Rodríguez, de esta ciudad del centro y sur, a partir del próximo día 23 para celebrar el 25 de mayo, Día Internacional de àÅfrica en el Decenio de los Afro descendientes.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Dominicanos eligen mañana presidente entre nueve candidatos. radiohc.cu Santo Domingo, 18 may (RHC) Más de ocho millones de dominicanos están convocados a las urnas mañana domingo para elegir al presidente y las autoridades legislativas, mientras hoy se procederá a la instalación de los equipos tecnológicos a utilizar en la contienda.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Díaz-Canel felicita a premiados por la Academia de Ciencias de Cuba. radiohc.cu La Habana, 18 may (RHC) El presidente Miguel Díaz-Canel felicitó hoy al colectivo de autores del texto Cuba indígena, sus rostros y ADN, reconocidos con el Premio Ciencias Sociales y Humanísticas 2023, de la Academia de Ciencias de la isla.

María Candela (2024-05-18). Sociedad Cultural José Martí entrega Orden del Cariño en Holguín. radiohc.cu Instituida por la Sociedad Cultural José Martí en la provincia de Holguín, la Condecoración del Cariño, fue conferida a la Compañía de Narración Oral Palabras Al Viento y al proyecto socio cultural Ronda de los Sueños.

UN Children's Fund (2024-05-18). World: UNFPA y UNICEF fortalecen esfuerzos para el desarrollo integral, protección y empoderamiento de las niñas y las adolescentes en América Latina y el Caribe. reliefweb.int Country: World | Sources: UN Children's Fund, United Nations Population Fund | La agenda conjunta impulsará acciones para la prevención del embarazo en la adolescencia y el fortalecimiento de los sistemas de protección con servicios especializados para niños, niñas y adolescentes: | Ciudad de Panamá, Panamá, 17 de mayo de 2024.- Las Oficinas Regionales de UNFPA y UNICEF han firmado un acuerdo de colaboración con el objetivo de contribuir con la realización de los derechos de niñas, niños y adolescentes en América Latina y el Caribe. Las acciones conjuntas buscan contribuir a las metas de la Agenda 2030…

International Organization for Migration (2024-05-18). Peru: DTM – Encuesta de Monitoreo de Flujos: TerminaleRegión Desaguadero, Perú, Ronda 1 (Octubre – Dicimbre 2023). reliefweb.int Countries: Argentina, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) | Source: International Organization for Migration | Please refer to the attached file. | Descripción | Pese al cierre de las fronteras terrestres debido a la pandemia se ha observado un flujo continuo de ingresos de refugiados y migrantes venezolanos a través de la frontera norte del país, específicamente por Desaguadero. Con el fin de caracterizar a la población en movilidad humana por la frontera sur, OIM ha desplegado la herramienta DTM para realizar encuestas a la población…

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-18). Presidente Maduro se une a caminata juvenil contra sanciones de EE.UU. telesurtv.net Respaldan campaña popular para exigir a Biden la derogación de las sanciones criminales y apoyan la gestión del mandatario Nicolás Maduro.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-05-18). Presidentes de México y Guatemala acuerdan acciones sobre migración. telesurtv.net Al concluir el encuentro en la ciudad limítrofe entre los dos países, los mandatarios convinieron reforzar acciones en las áreas de seguridad y cooperación.

teleSUR, dcdc, YSM (2024-05-18). Explosión en academia militar de San Petersburgo deja siete heridos. telesurtv.net "El incidente en la Academia de Comunicaciones de San Petersburgo es responsabilidad del Ministerio de Defensa y no tiene carácter terrorista", afirmó el gobernador Alexandr Beglov.

teleSUR, JDO (2024-05-18). FANB exige a EE.UU. levantar las sanciones contra Venezuela. telesurtv.net Demandan al presidente Joe Biden la inmediata derogación de las medidas restrictivas unilaterales impuestas a la patria de Bolívar y Chávez desde 2015.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-05-18). Continúan movilizaciones en apoyo al presidente Maduro en Venezuela. telesurtv.net La masa del pueblo bolivariano rechazó las más de 900 sanciones, el bloqueo y en apoyo al presidente Nicolás Maduro en las presidenciales de junio.

teleSUR, idg, JDO (2024-05-18). Universitarios de Chile y Ecuador se suman a protestas antisionistas. telesurtv.net Estudiantes de todo el mundo continúan sumándose a las manifestaciones pacíficas con el fin de detener el genocidio de la entidad sionista en Gaza y Cisjordania.

teleSUR, DRL, YSM (2024-05-18). Fiscalía añade nuevo delito contra expresidente àÅlvaro Uribe. telesurtv.net Durante el desarrollo de esta acusación, la Fiscalía expuso un documento sobre los crímenes en contra de Uribe, donde deberá enfrentar el tercer delito de soborno.

teleSUR, dcdc, YSM (2024-05-18). Pueblo de Jordania protagoniza movilización en apoyo a Gaza. telesurtv.net La cifra de palestinos asesinados por el ejército de ocupación, desde el 7 de octubre pasado, ya sobrepasa los 35.300, según indicó este viernes el Ministerio de Salud del territorio.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-05-18). Siria e Irak fijan acuerdos bilaterales en materia educativa. telesurtv.net El encuentro entre ambos titulares ocurre en el marco de la 27 Conferencia General de la Educación Árabe.

Staff (2024-05-18). El Heberprot-P podría llegar al mercado estadounidense en 2028. cubadebate.cu El Heberprot-P podría llegar al mercado estadounidense en 2028, anticipó el doctor Lee Weingart, presidente de la compañía biotecnológica estadounidense Discovery Therapeutics Caribe (DTC), con sede en Cleveland (Ohio).

Staff (2024-05-18). Mundial de Paratletismo: Oro para Cuba en salto de longitud. cubadebate.cu El cubano Robiel Yankiel Sol Cervantes conquistó hoy la medalla de oro en el salto de longitud de la categoría T47 (afectado de miembro superior), en el Campeonato Mundial de Paratletismo de Kobe 2024, en Japón. Con registro de 7.60 metros (m), Sol Cervantes alcanzó la primera presea dorada para Cuba en esa cita del orbe en suelo nipón.

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