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    Sweden is the best at doing good: report
    Jun02

    Sweden is the best at doing good: report

    Support for global prosperity, equality, health and wellbeing helped Sweden dethrone Ireland atop the latest Good Country index. The table ranks 163 countries’ net contribution to humanity relative to the size of their GDP, based on 35 indicators from international organizations including the United Nations and World Bank. The Swedes’...

    Record attendance ‘overwhelms’ organizers of symbolic Auschwitz bike ride
    Jun02

    Record attendance ‘overwhelms’ organizers of symbolic Auschwitz bike ride

    WARSAW (JTA) — A record 150 cyclists or more are scheduled to participate in the third Holocaust commemorative Ride for the Living in Poland. Participants aged 16-81 from eight countries are scheduled to join the 55-mile trek from the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp in southern Poland to the Jewish community center in Krakow that begins on Friday....

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq
    Jun02

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq

    SINJAR, Iraq—Evil doesn’t always reveal itself through goose-stepping armies or skyscrapers collapsing on a clear autumn day. Sometimes, it’s only a sun-bleached bone in a field. This was the place the old peshmerga colonel wanted to show me. It wasn’t anything special by the look of it. Certainly, this plot of brown grass on a...

    Families of MH17 crew sue airline over jet crash
    Jun02

    Families of MH17 crew sue airline over jet crash

    The families of six crew members on a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago filed lawsuits against the airline on Thursday, accusing it of negligence and breach of contract. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Bitcoin Technology Can Help Russia Dodge Sanctions: MP
    Jun02

    Bitcoin Technology Can Help Russia Dodge Sanctions: MP

    Russian businesses could harness the power of technology developed for cryptocurrency bitcoin to avoid being subject to Western sanctions, a prominent Russian lawmaker claimed. Blockchain is the ledger behind Bitcoin and it effectively allows for the transfer of information online, ensuring that two copies of it were not made. Andrei Lugovoi,...

    Slovakia v Northern Ireland: Both sides in fine form ahead of Euro 2016
    Jun02

    Slovakia v Northern Ireland: Both sides in fine form ahead of Euro 2016

    Both Slovakia and Northern Ireland are in magnificent form as they prepare to meet in their final warm-up match for Euro 2016 in Trnava on Saturday. Preparation for the tournament in France could not have gone much better for either side over recent months. Hosts Slovakia recorded a stunning 3-1 win over world champions Germany in Augsburg last...

    Merkel adviser says ‘far too early’ to discuss easing of Russia sanctions
    Jun02

    Merkel adviser says ‘far too early’ to discuss easing of Russia sanctions

    It is far too early to discuss a lifting of sanctions against Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, a top adviser to German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Canada, Ukraine, and Poland Are Having a Passionate Lovefest on Twitter
    Jun02

    Canada, Ukraine, and Poland Are Having a Passionate Lovefest on Twitter

    Poland even used a winky face. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Merkel adviser says 'far too early' to discuss easing of Russia sanctions
    Jun02

    Merkel adviser says 'far too early' to discuss easing of Russia sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – It is far too early to discuss a lifting of sanctions against Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, a top adviser to German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel adviser says ‘far too early’ to discuss easing of Russia sanctions
    Jun02

    Merkel adviser says ‘far too early’ to discuss easing of Russia sanctions

    It is far too early to discuss a lifting of sanctions against Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, a top adviser to German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...