Category Archives: Society & Health

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Scientists reprogram body’s own cells to kill cancer, HIV

In a pair of papers published in the journal Cell Stem Cell, researchers from two separate Japanese universities have successfully used a new technique to reprogram the body’s own immune…

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Underground Website Lets You Buy Any Drug Imaginable

Making small talk with your pot dealer sucks. Buying cocaine can get you shot. What if you could buy and sell drugs online like books or light bulbs? Now you…

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Scottish priests ‘out of control sexually’, says former abuse adviser

Roman Catholic priests in Scotland were “out of control sexually” under the leadership of the disgraced Cardinal Keith O’Brien, the Church’s former adviser on child abuse claims. Alan Draper has…

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Fund meant for India’s starving children used to fix buses

A fund of millions of dollars raised to help malnourished children in western India has been diverted to maintain public buses, a report said on Friday. The “Child Nutrition Surcharge”…

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India suffers through worst drought in nearly 50 years

Millions of people in western India are suffering their worst drought in more than four decades, with critics blaming official ineptitude and corruption for exacerbating the natural water shortage. Central…

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The children who work in India’s rat-hole coal mines for $4 a day

Thirteen-year-old Sanjay Chhetri has a recurring fear: that one day, the dark, dank mine where he works will cave in and bury him alive. Like thousands of children in India’s…

Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam : An Artist’s Initiative for Global Peace at Maha Kumbh Mela Allahabad

An Artist’s Initiative for Global Peace Who We Are A group of conscious artists and intellectuals who believe in social policies done through a collective proposal which involves the whole…

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Designing Life: Should Babies Be Genetically Engineered?

  The increasing power and accessibility of genetic technology may one day give parents the option of modifying their unborn children, in order to spare offspring from disease or, conceivably,…

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China one-child policy enforcer runs over baby

A Chinese official demanding a couple pay a fine for violating the country’s one-child policy crushed their 13-month-old boy to death with a car, a local spokesman said Tuesday. Under…

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The Hidden Connection Behind Viruses, Vaccines and Cancer

  Mainstream medicine tells us that the hepatitis B virus (HBV) causes liver cancer which is why it is so necessary for US newborns to be vaccinated within hours of birth. …

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Israel admits forcing birth control shots on Ethiopian women

After Israel was accused of forcing Ethiopian women to accept injections of the contraceptive Depo-Provera in an attempt to lower birth rates among black immigrants, an official has for the…

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Starving North Koreans ‘are forced to eat their children’

  HUNGRY parents in North Korea have been caught eating their CHILDREN to avoid starvation, according to reports. One father is said to have been executed by firing squad for…

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German soldiers are growing boobs on one side of their bodies

An elite military Guards battalion is growing boobs because of the way they drill, a shock military medical report had revealed in Germany. Dozens of soldiers in the Wachbataillon unit…

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World’s 100 richest earned enough in 2012 to end global poverty 4 times over

The world’s 100 richest people earned a stunning total of $240 billion in 2012 – enough money to end extreme poverty worldwide four times over, Oxfam has revealed, adding that…

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Debunking GE Myths. Again.

  Twitter-land was abuzz last week with news that a formerly ardent critic of genetic engineering (GE) has recanted his position. Mark Lynas gave a long mea culpa speechat the Oxford…