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Test Release – 25-05-2019 – 211089

Test Release – 25-05-2019 – 211089

May. 25 | Chicago, May 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American HealthCare Lending, the leading non–recourse patient financing platform serving health systems, physician groups, surgical centers, and other healthcare providers throughout the country,...

Modernity Triumphs over Feudalism in India

Modernity Triumphs over Feudalism in India

May. 25 | Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is shown here being showered with rose petals after his nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was declared winner in the country’s national elections. Source: Narendra Modi Facebook Page By Ranjit DevrajNEW...

SENT FOR HOUSE WORK: MANY TRICKED INTO SEX WORK

SENT FOR HOUSE WORK: MANY TRICKED INTO SEX WORK

May. 24 | Illustration: SHARARA ZAHEEN By Zyma IslamMay 24 2019 (IPS-Partners) Little-educated women from remote villages find themselves sold as sex-workers in the Middle East, because neither the government nor recruiting agencies can authenticate foreign...

Class Analyst: Global Income Inequality

Class Analyst: Global Income Inequality

May. 24 | Credit: IMF By Chris WelliszWASHINGTON DC, May 24 2019 – As a child growing up in Communist Yugoslavia, Branko Milanovic witnessed the protests of 1968, when students occupied the campus of the University of Belgrade and hoisted banners reading...

Will the Rohingyas ever return to Myanmar?

Will the Rohingyas ever return to Myanmar?

May. 24 | Rohingya refugees gather near the fence in the ‘no man’s land’ between Myanmar and Bangladesh. PHOTO: PHYO HEIN KYAW/AFP By Mahmood HasanMay 24 2019 (IPS-Partners) Since the massive exodus of Rohingyas from Rakhine to Bangladesh in 2017, a lot...

The UN Has Failed Civilians

The UN Has Failed Civilians

May. 24 | Syrian mother and child near Ma’arat Al-Numan, in a photo dated 2013. A collapse in waste management services, often disrupted due to fighting, can also lead to contamination and health risks, posing a challenge not only for civilians still living...

The World Made Promises to Women and Girls, We Must Fulfil Them

The World Made Promises to Women and Girls, We Must Fulfil Them

May. 24 | A mother and her infant in Kenya. Credit: @UNFPAKenya By Monica JumaNAIROBI, Kenya, May 24 2019 – In 1994 the International Conference and Population and Development (ICPD) was hosted in Cairo by the Government of Egypt. Twenty-five years later,...

Sol-Gel to Present at Upcoming Healthcare Investor Conferences in June

Sol-Gel to Present at Upcoming Healthcare Investor Conferences in June

May. 23 | NESS ZIONA, Israel, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sol–Gel Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SLGL) ("Sol–Gel" or the "Company"), a clinical–stage dermatology company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing...

Women & Youth Remain Politically Underrepresented in Africa’s Most Populous Nation

Women & Youth Remain Politically Underrepresented in Africa’s Most Populous Nation

May. 23 | Women queue during Nigeria’s presidential election at Capital School polling unit, in Yola. Credit: Reuters By Ulrich Thum and Lena NoumiABUJA, Nigeria, May 23 2019 – Two months after the general elections in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous...