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17:15 ET AJC Delegation Visits Slovakia after Opening of AJC Central Europe

An AJC leadership delegation met with the President of the Slovak National Council (Parliament), Andrej Danko, and State Secretary for Foreign and...


16:14 ET Shades of Red and Blue: Uniting Our Divided Nation

This Saturday, April 1st, join Salman Rushdie (Bestselling author and former PEN President); Anne-Marie Slaughter (President and CEO, New America);...


15:46 ET ITC Makes Affirmative Injury Determination in Antidumping Duty Case Against Imports of Phosphor Copper from Korea

In an important victory for U.S. producers of phosphor copper, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), in a 5-0 vote, made an affirmative...


14:51 ET Honduran Government Receives Praise from U.S. State Department for Reducing Crime and Corruption Rates

A report released this month by the U.S. Department of State credits the Honduran government for reducing rates of homicide, kidnapping, and...


11:25 ET Coptic Solidarity Reports Oppression of Copts and Assault on Civil Society Intensify Under El-Sisi Rule

Coptic Solidarity calls on President Trump to include human rights in all levels of discussion with President El-Sisi during his visit to...


11:18 ET AJC Delegation Visits Latvia

An AJC leadership delegation met with Latvian Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis and other leaders during a two-day trip to the Baltic nation's...


10:39 ET AJC Welcomes Restoration of Israel, Nicaragua Diplomatic Relations

AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization, welcomes the joint announcement by Israel and Nicaragua that the two nations have reestablished...


09:00 ET USW Supports Government Review of China's Non-Market Economy Status:

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today in response to the Department of Commerce's...


09:00 ET International Chief Prosecutors Launch Consulting Firm: Justice Consultancy International LLC (JCI)

At 10:00 a.m. on April 4, 2017, at the National Press Club, three former and current International Chief Prosecutors will announce the...


06:43 ET Saahtain Ships One Million Halal Ready to Eat Meals

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In March, Halal food company Saahtain shipped its millionth 'Tayyib'- brand Halal Meals Ready to Eat (MRE) to Mersin...


05:30 ET Defence IQ: UK Government 'Excluding Conservative Groups' From Counter Extremism Work

Defence IQ recently interviewed Hanif Qadir, co-founder of Active Change Foundation, he condemned the governments Prevent campaign and its...


05:30 ET Defence IQ: Le gouvernement britannique « exclut les groupes conservateurs » du travail consistant à contrer l'extrémisme

Defence IQ a récemment interviewé Hanif Qadir, le cofondateur d'Active Change Foundation. Il a condamné la campagne de prévention du gouvernement...


05:30 ET Defence IQ: Britische Regierung ‚grenzt konservative Gruppen bei Arbeit gegen den Extremismus aus‛

In einem aktuellen Interview mit Defence IQ sprach sich Hanif Qadir, Mitgründer der Stiftung Active Change, deutlich gegen die Regierungskampagne...


Mar 29, 2017, 21:11 ET House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearings on Restoring Enforcement of Immigration Laws

A Center for Immigration Studies analyst testified before the House immigration subcommittee on the state of immigration law enforcement and...


Mar 29, 2017, 18:36 ET U.S. Government Applauds Accomplishments of Panamanian President Varela's Administration in Improving Financial Transparency

Ambassador of the United States to Panama, John D. Feely commended the accomplishments of Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela's administration...


Mar 29, 2017, 18:31 ET Drugs Derived from Kratom & Cannabis focus on New Organic Market Research Study for Pain Medicine Solutions

Green Health Advocates conducts a market research study with over 4,000 pain medicine specialists in the U.S. who strongly favor the likes of...


Mar 29, 2017, 17:45 ET Prosveshcheniye: Die Zahl von 65 Millionen Vertriebenen stellt eine unmittelbare Herausforderung für das moderne Bildungssystem dar

Der President von Prosveshcheniye, Vladimir Uzun, hat im Rahmen der Mobile Learning Week am Hauptsitz der UNESCO in Paris den Vorschlag...


Mar 29, 2017, 17:40 ET Prosveshcheniye: 65 millones de personas desplazadas suponen un reto urgente para el sistema de educación moderno

Durante la Mobile Learning Week celebrada en la sede central de la UNESCO en París, el director general de Prosveshcheniye, Vladimir Uzun,...


Mar 29, 2017, 17:37 ET Prosveshcheniye: 65 millions de personnes déplacées présentent un défi urgent pour le système éducatif moderne

Dans le cadre de la Semaine de l'apprentissage mobile qui a eu lieu au siège de l'UNESCO à Paris, le président de Prosveshcheniye, Vladimir Uzun...


Mar 29, 2017, 16:58 ET IFAW: China shuts down one third of ivory factories and shops

By week's end, China will shut down more than 60 ivory carving factories and retailers making good on their promise to end domestic commercial...


Mar 29, 2017, 16:10 ET Oficina de SS Karmapa: Su Santidad se casa en una ceremonia privada

Thaye Dorje, Su Santidad el 17mo. Karmapa Gyalwa, cabeza suprema del linaje Karma Kagyu, de 900 años de antigüedad, del budismo tibetano, anuncia...


Mar 29, 2017, 14:15 ET Gabinete de Sua Santidade o Karmapa: Sua Santidade se casa em cerimônia privada

Thaye Dorje, Sua Santidade o 17o. Gyalwa Karmapa, chefe supremo da linhagem Karma Kagyu do Budismo Tibetano existente há 900 anos, anuncia hoje seu...


Mar 29, 2017, 13:49 ET Brexit May Lower Europe's GDP Says University of Miami Study

Britain's exit from the European Union may reduce GDP growth for the entire region according to a new study from the University of Miami School of...


Mar 29, 2017, 12:45 ET ProfNet Experts Available on Sanctuary Cities, Education Policy, More

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...


Mar 29, 2017, 12:10 ET La oficina de SS Karmapa: Su Santidad se casa en una ceremonia privada

Su Santidad Karmapa, líder de una de las cuatro principales escuelas del budismo tibetano, se casa con una amiga de la infancia Thaye Dorje,...