HONG KONG (Reuters) – A U.S. ban on sales of American components to ZTE Corp has unleashed a patriotic backlash in China’s cyberspace, highlighting the growing tension between the world’s two largest economies.
Acting Prime Minister Michael McCormack is calling for the establishment of a new regional medical school to address a doctor shortage in the bush but the medical community says new schools aren’t the answer.
Service that bundles fast delivery with video and music streaming edges closer to Netflix’s 125 million subscribers
Amazon has revealed that it has more than 100 million subscribers to its Prime service, which bundles free shipping with video and music streaming services and other perks to keep shoppers locked into its brand.
Jeff Bezos, its chief executive, revealed the subscription numbers in his annual letter to shareholders. The service, which costs users £79 in the UK or $99 in the US a year, was first launched 13 years ago as a way of fostering customer loyalty.
If humans are violent and dangerous, we need a strong government protecting us, Hobbes argued.
It was a major breakthrough, drastically reducing the risk of a nuclear arms race. Abandoning it now will do lasting damage
• Signed by parliamentarians from Britain, Germany and France
For more than a decade, we – Europeans, Americans, and the international community – have feared the imminent threat of a nuclear-armed Iran. To counter this threat and make the Middle East a safer place, the international community came together, using the might of diplomatic negotiations and the force of sanctions, agreed by most of the major economic powers.
After 13 years of joint diplomatic effort, we reached a major breakthrough and signed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), an agreement between Iran, France, the UK, Germany, the US, China, and Russia, regarding Tehran‘s nuclear programme. With that, we were able to impose unprecedented scrutiny on the Iranian nuclear programme, dismantle most of their nuclear enrichment facilities, and drastically reduce the danger of a nuclear arms race. Not a drop of blood was spilt. Furthermore, these controls will not cease after the 10 years of the JCPOA: Iran will continue to be subject to the strict controls prescribed by the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, which will continue to limit enrichment.
Andy Hill is facing manslaughter charges over the 2015 air show crash in which 11 men died.
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A mother grieves, fights and heals after her son, Tony Robinson Jr, is killed by police in 2015. Listen to her story
Andrea Irwin’s audio diary begins with her reflections on the night of 5 March 2015, when her 19-year-old son, Tony Robinson Jr, was killed by a white police officer in Madison, Wisconsin.
What is it like to try for a baby when the medication you take for depression doesn’t mix well with pregnancy?
Throughout my teens, I was adamant I didn’t want children. I thought they were annoying, sticky money pits who had no business being near me. I was a sad and corny teen.
Now I’m 30. I’m still sad, but I’m not broke, and I have a husband. My feelings on the child situation have changed. I’m more open to it now. I think it was a combination of seeing other people with kids and, as I’ve gotten older, having more love to give – or something.