Fierce Storm “Xynthia” Hits France, 51 Killed, Many Homeless, Injured

28 02 2010

“It is a national disaster, a human drama with a terrible death toll.” President Nicolas Sarkozy

Advertisements




US Announces Plans for New $1billion “Crytal Cube” Embassy in London

24 02 2010

“We will replace our current embassy, which has become over-crowded, does not meet modern office needs and required security standards, and after 50 years is showing signs of wear and tear.” ~ Louis Susman





Bill Gates: Here, Now, Mosquito Death Ray to Help Reduce Disease

13 02 2010

“This system can toast millions of mosquitoes in a few minutes.” ~ Dr. Jordin Kare





Iran: West Should Prepare for “Punch” on the 22nd of Bahman (February 11)

9 02 2010

“The Iranian nation, with its unity and God’s grace, will punch the arrogance (Western powers) on the 22nd of Bahman (February 11) in a way that will leave them stunned.” ~ Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei





Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: Ten years, Ten Billion Dollars for Vaccines

31 01 2010

“We started our foundation because we believe we have a real opportunity to help advance equity around the world; to help make sure that no matter where a person is born, he or she has the chance to live a healthy, productive life.” ~ Melinda Gates






United Kingdom: Prime Minister Praises “Haiti Bicycle Boy”

28 01 2010

“Before giving, the mind of the giver is happy; while giving, the mind of the giver is made peaceful; and having given, the mind of the giver is uplifted.” ~ Buddha






World Health Organization: Pandemic Viruses have Replaced Seasonal Flu

19 01 2010

“Our lives are like a candle in the wind.” ~ Carl Sandberg