|Trump administration opposing bid for syphilis study museum|
Added: 24.06.2017 14:07 | 9 views | 0 comments
The Trump administration opposes a bid to use unclaimed money from a legal settlement over the government's infamous Tuskegee syphilis study to fund a museum honoring victims of the research project.
|The Anti-Innovation Presidency|
Added: 24.06.2017 13:47 | 10 views | 0 comments
"Innovation" is one of those Washington priorities, like "security" or "the children," that politicians in both parties tend to describe as investments rather than spending. Even as budget wars have raged on Capitol Hill, there’s been a fairly broad consensus that funding research and development is vital to American competitiveness. The Beltway seems to churn out an inexhaustible supply of bipartisan reports proclaiming that bigger government investments in science and technology today will pay economic dividends for taxpayers down the road.
|Grenfell tragedy exposes UK media's shortfall|
Added: 24.06.2017 13:30 | 5 views | 0 comments
Is the mainstream media better at dealing with marginalised communities than government are?
|Thousands evacuated as 27 UK high-rise towers fail safety test|
Added: 24.06.2017 12:35 | 8 views | 0 comments
Thousands of residents were today evacuated from four housing towers as the UK government in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze found 27 high-rise residential blocks across Britain unsafe.
|Show some patriotism, UK minister tells broadcasters over Brexit|
Added: 24.06.2017 11:39 | 7 views | 0 comments
A prominent Brexit campaigner and leading member of Britain's government has scolded a BBC presenter for showing a lack of patriotism when asked why the country was in such political turmoil.
|Fire safety tests fail 27 UK unit blocks|
Added: 24.06.2017 11:15 | 14 views | 0 comments
Twenty seven high-rise apartment blocks have failed fire cladding safety tests launched following the Grenfell Tower blaze which killed 79 people, the British government says.
|British government says 27 apartment blocks fail fire safety tests|
Added: 24.06.2017 11:01 | 8 views | 0 comments
Twenty seven high-rise apartment blocks have failed fire cladding safety tests that were launched in the wake of the Grenfell Tower blaze which killed 79 people, the British government said on Saturday.
|Cladding on 27 tower blocks in 15 areas have now failed fire safety tests|
Added: 24.06.2017 10:50 | 6 views | 0 comments
Twenty-seven high-rise blocks of flats in 15 local authority areas have failed fire cladding safety tests, the Government has said.
|Yemen government says to investigate allegations of abuse in secret prisons|
Added: 24.06.2017 10:36 | 11 views | 0 comments
President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's government said on Saturday it was investigating reports that forces backed by the United Arab Emirates were running secret prisons in southern Yemen where detainees are subjected to torture and abuse.