United Nations summit criticized on plan for global refugee crisis

Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International say draft of final document outlining whats needed to deal with crisis lacks any proposals of substance The planned outcome document for next weeks United Nations summit on refugees falls short of what is needed to deal with the global crisis, according to two prominent human rights groups. In […]

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Rob & Chyna: the saddest show on TV

The format of this painfully dull show is identical to others of the Kardashian empire: interminable scenes of people sitting in kitchens not eating cheese plates Is there a less qualified reality show star than Rob Kardashian? If you lined up 10 people from the casting file of Rob & Chyna marks the return of […]

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Long to reign over us: all hail RuPaul’s Emmy win

After decades of hustle, the charm, uniqueness, nerve and talent of Americas best reality show host has been recognized by the mainstream Everybody within the sound of my voice is in drag, right now, whether you know it or not, Emmy winner RuPaul Charles Born Naked which, as he would say, is available on iTunes […]

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RG3’s recklessness may have cost him the last great chance of his career | Les Carpenter

Robert Griffin IIIs brief run has been filled with blows, and his latest injury has thrown doubt on his Browns future. Why has he been unable to avoid the hits? If there was a play that said everything about what Robert Griffin IIIs career would become, it was one the block he threw in the […]

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Arsenal better set for deep run in Champions League, says Arsne Wenger

Arsne Wenger is confident Arsenal can break their last-16 barrier in the Champions League after bolstering his squad in the summer but first theygo to Paris Saint-Germain Arsne Wenger believes Arsenals heavy investment this summer and greater experience throughout their squad leaves them better placed to force passage into the latter stages of the Champions […]

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Romelu Lukaku scores 11-minute hat-trick in Everton win at Sunderland

Romelu Lukaku scored a second-half hat-trick in Evertons 3-0 victory over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light Romelu Lukaku reminded everyone that form is temporary but class permanent by demolishing Sunderlands fast-folding defence courtesy of a second-half hat-trick. Quite apart from pouring scorn on suggestions about Evertons centre-forward possibly losing his domestic scoring touch, the […]

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Boston police department’s body camera program launches after delays

The pilot program began after the citys largest police union tried to stall with an injunction claiming the commissioner breached volunteer agreement terms The Boston police departments body camera program launched on Monday after repeated delays by the citys largest police union. The six-month pilot program began as scheduled and without a hitch, a department […]

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World Health Organisation should outsource key duties, experts say

British Medical Journal report advises fundamental overhaul of the WHO to avoid loss of funding, warning it is at risk of repeating mistakes of the Ebola crisis Global public health experts have called for fundamental and extensive reform of the World Health Organisation (WHO) including major outsourcing of key activities, warning that the organisation is […]

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George Clooney-backed report: South Sudan president profits from civil war

The simple fact is theyre stealing the money to fund their militias to attack and kill one another, Clooney told a press conference in Washington The president of George Clooney. Salva Kiir, his former deputy Riek Machar and associates of both men have looted the country in accumulating wealth that includes multimillion-dollar mansions, top-of-the-range cars […]

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Acid attack survivors take the catwalk in London fashion show

British Asian Trust and womens rights charity GMSP event is to raise awareness of violence against women Laxmi [she doesnt use a surname] was 15 when a man poured acid all over her face, while she was walking in the marketplace in her home of Delhi. Her attacker, a 32-year-old man, the brother of her […]

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