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Putin is resurrecting Russia's Cold War pact with Cuba

Putin is resurrecting Russia's Cold War pact with Cuba

20 days ago   |   The Spectator

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov kicked off his tour of Latin America this week with a visit to Cuba. The...
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Mass cervical cancer vaccine rollout could save 62 million lives in next 100 years

27 days ago   |   The Guardian

Studies project rapidly deploying HPV vaccine in 78 of the world's poorest countries could help prevent more than 74 million cases More than 74m cervical cancer cases and 62m...
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LATIN AMERICA FINTECH LANDSCAPE: An inside look at 5 of the most innovative regions propelling the LATAM fintech market to surpass $150 billion

LATIN AMERICA FINTECH LANDSCAPE: An inside look at 5 of the most innovative regions propelling the LATAM fintech market to surpass $150 billion

27 days ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of The Latin America Fintech Landscape research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even...
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New insights about wage inequality in Colombia

28 days ago   |   Harvard

Andres Gomez-Lievano, Juan Tellez, and Eduardo Lora. 2016. “ New insights about wage inequality in Colombia .” Latin America Policy Journal, 5, Pp. 63-74. Publisher's Version...
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Democratic dissatisfaction at highest level in 25 years: report

28 days ago   |   Politico

Dissatisfaction with democracy across the world is at its highest level in 25 years, according to a study published this week. The University of Cambridge's 2020 Global...
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Landmark case to be held on alleged sexual abuse of Ecuadorian schoolgirl

28 days ago   |   The Guardian

Hearing on teenager who later killed herself could lead to first international standard for protection from sexual violence at schools in Latin America An international court...
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When is Meet the Drug Lords: Inside the Real Narcos on TV?

When is Meet the Drug Lords: Inside the Real Narcos on TV?

30 days ago   |   Radio Times

From Narcos to Drug Lords and El Chapo, the drugs trade has provided rich source material for a string of recent acclaimed dramas. Channel 4 first aired the three-part...
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The despot dilemma: should architects work for repressive regimes?

30 days ago   |   The Guardian

Bjarke Ingels is the go-to golden boy for Big Tech - and now Brazil's Bolsonaro wants a bit of his magic. But should architects boycott oppressive leaders? Do their buildings...
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Global unrest has one, massive root cause: inequality | Michael Massing

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

The 2008 crash stripped the sheen off global capitalism. We're still living with the effects The popular protests that erupted in 2019 and have continued to rumble - from...
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NY government official and ex-Miss Latin America pageant winner ‘attacked her baby's dad and left kid alone in the bath'

1 month ago   |   The Sun


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Dream Team Bets Club: Cristiano Ronaldo and his old Real Madrid team-mate to...

Dream Team Bets Club: Cristiano Ronaldo and his old Real Madrid team-mate to score in the Champions League

The Champions League has another cracker in store for us all tonight with Pep Guardiola making a return to the Bernabeu Stadium. In what could be Man City's swansong in the... Read more ...

BREAKING Ireland vs Italy Six Nations game postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

BREAKING Ireland vs Italy Six Nations game postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

Organisers have called off the game between Ireland and Italy in the Six Nations that was due to take place in Dublin on Saturday due to the coronavirus outbreak Read more ...

Scottish children slip from top spot in reading comprehension study

Scottish children slip from top spot in reading comprehension study

Researchers at Dundee University have discovered Scottish children no longer have “the best level” of reading comprehension in the UK. Dubbed the “largest literacy study” ever... Read more ...

Top Boy season 2 confirmed by Micheal Ward as he teases script: ‘It's going...

Top Boy season 2 confirmed by Micheal Ward as he teases script: ‘It's going to be even more special'

Top Boy's Micheal Ward teases season 2 script Top Boy 's Micheal Ward has teased the script for season two following Drake's announcement that the show would be returning to... Read more ...

England STILL plan for Six Nations finale in Rome, despite Ireland calling...

England STILL plan for Six Nations finale in Rome, despite Ireland calling off match with Italy 

Officials at the RFU and the Italian Rugby Federation have expressed confidence that Eddie Jones ' side will be able to finish their campaign as planned at the Stadio Olimpico... Read more ...

Green goddess Laura Whitmore lets her hair down on sunny South African...

Green goddess Laura Whitmore lets her hair down on sunny South African getaway after Love Island final

Laura Whitmore is having some time off in South Africa Laura Whitmore enjoyed some well deserved down time after the final of the winter series of Love Island . The host... Read more ...

Emmerdale spoilers: ‘Be realistic' Fans spot plot hole in Doug Potts' exit...

Emmerdale spoilers: ‘Be realistic' Fans spot plot hole in Doug Potts' exit storyline

EMMERDALE fans saw the death of the late Freddie Jones' character, Sandy Thomas, take place off-screen after the actor passed away in real life last year. As some of the show's... Read more ...

Blackstone snaps up student housing firm IQ in £4.7bn deal

Blackstone snaps up student housing firm IQ in £4.7bn deal

The US company is buying London-based IQ from Goldman Sachs and the Wellcome Trust as demand for university accommodation surges in response to the growing number of students. Read more ...

Deontay Wilder explains why ear had to be stitched up after Tyson Fury...

Deontay Wilder explains why ear had to be stitched up after Tyson Fury knockout loss

Tyson Fury knocked out Deontay Wilder in their world title fight last Saturday. Read more ...

Bruno Fernandes has a football brain like ‘few' others in the world, insists...

Bruno Fernandes has a football brain like ‘few' others in the world, insists Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Bruno Fernandes has made a bright start to life at Manchester United There's ‘no limit' to what Bruno Fernandes can become at Manchester United because the midfielder... Read more ...