• Saturday, November 22, 2014

Kafala Violating Migrant Rights: Can FIFA Help To Abolish?

Ping-pong settles poll dispute in US

Published Date: November 18, 2014
Ping-pong settles poll dispute in US

Scraps of paper, a coin and a sack of numbered ping-pong balls settled a deadlocked local election in Florida on Saturday morning. For the first time in Duval County history, an election tie was broken by a game of chance, after the two candidates running for Neptune Beach city council seat four were tied...

Published Date: November 18, 2014
Iran nuke deal: Failure not an option

Iran nuke deal: Failure not an option

Iran, the US and other world powers meeting in Vienna this week are close to a historic, comprehensive agreement that could bring a permanent end to 12 years of deadlock over Iran's nuclear programme. With a deadline for the talks looming in a week's time, diplomats are converging on the Austrian capital for the last stretch of marathon negotiations beginning today, with the outcome still in the balance. Compromises have been found on previously contentious issues, and detailed text for different versions of a final deal has been drafted. Some diplomats describe their work as 95% done, pending political decisions to be made in national capitals over Iran's capacity to enrich uranium...