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Protestors Strip, Don Horns Against Spain's Running of the Bulls
...volves the release of bulls every morning into the streets
of the city in northeast Spain. Daredevil revell...tampeding bulls as they are herded down the narrow streets
towards the city's bull ring. Runners are sometimes caught and either gored or trampled by the run...
Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?
...It's thought that a further 20 cars will be on the streets
of Oslo when a hydrogen station opens there later next year. "There's been a dramatic change in people's attitude towards climate change in the past 12 months," says Kruse, "and this makes it easier to mainstream hydrogen technology. I'm already re...
More Than a Million Expected for Spain's Famous Bull Run Festival
...r the "encierro", when bulls are released onto the streets
each morning and hundreds of people are chased along an 825-metre (yard) course leading to the arenas where bullfights are later staged. Runners are sometimes caught and either gored or trampled by the running bulls. Fourteen people have been kille...
Australian Injured as Spain Begins Annual Bullrunning Festival
...d the "encierro", when bulls are released onto the streets
and hundreds of people are chased along an 825-metre (yard) course leading to the arenas where bullfights are later staged. Fourteen people have died in the event since 1911. On Saturday high attendance delayed the start of the run which normally...
France Celebrates Summer With All-night Music Fest; NY Swings Along
... and towns that drew 10 million revellers onto the streets
, while New York swung along for the first time. ... the slopes of Montmartre and danced in the narrow streets
as small-time artists enjoyed their 15 minutes of fame, while locals blasted their own music from th...
Childrens Health Program Covering More Adults Than Children
... Insurance Program. The families who took to the streets
in Washington put a face to the policy debate on the floor of Congress. They share two things in common: their children got sick and they couldn't afford health insurance. They describe it as every parent's worst nightmare and hope to help other fami...
Imphal Hosts Cycle Rally to Spread Drug Abuse Awareness
...colour T-shirts, participants are cycling down the streets
of Imphal to send across the message on dangers of consuming drugs. Over 350 cyclists and 200 volunteers are participating in the rally. The rally will pass through seven districts of Manipur. Street corner meetings and street plays will be organi...
Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers
... that keeps this growing number of orphans off the streets
is the kindness of strangers. In Sadr City, a vast Shiite slum in northeast Baghdad controlled by the political movement of radical cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, Husham Hassan, 37, cares for around 30 orphans in a home funded by private donations. Prior ...
Indian Projects Win Top Ashden Awards
...that use food waste which is often left out in the streets
to rot, to generate gas for cooking. In the words of the judging panel: "The judges were highly impressed at Biotech's development of an innovative and exciting technology which, by turning food leftovers into biogas, converts a waste problem into ...
Biggest Gay Pride Celebration in Toronto
...arade.Thousands of people lined downtown Toronto's streets
Sunday afternoon to enjoy the city's Pride Parade... The parade followed a four-block route along the streets
of Torontos bustling downtown gaybourhood. Music, marchers and dancers flowed through the crowded ...
Pak Has South Asias Highest Infant Mortality Rate: Report
...reet children is growing with almost 25,000 on the streets
in Karachi alone, and almost four children are sexually abused daily, the Daily Times quoted the report as saying. The report is a situational analysis of the conditions and environment in which the children are living in Pakistan, SPARC official I...
Hundreds of Thousands Attend Madrid Gay Pride Parade
...think people are completely safe to walk about the streets
of London today and tomorrow," he told BBC radio ahead of the march. "I have promised my family all week that we are all going on the Gay Pride march. We will all be there." Spain is at the forefront of equality legislation and has since March al...
Exposure to Computer Games can Be 'good' for Kids, Says New Study
...g people who occupy them. In the real world, where streets
or town centres have become inaccessible to many young people or are considered unsafe by them or their parents, it is not surprising virtual public space has become increasingly attractive as a leisure setting.," Crowe said. "The appeal [of onlin...
Abu Dhabi to Have Worlds First Zero-carbon City
...ansport link and amenities, the compact network of streets
will encourage walking and will be complemented by...id transport system. Shaded walkways and narrow streets
will create a pedestrian friendly environment in the context of Abu Dhabi's extreme climate. Surroun...
Making Change: The Cost of Being Transgender
...ers, they look to each other for solace and to the streets
to make a living. In an effort to make their bod...ny of these young women have not only lived on the streets
but worked there as well. They sell their bodies to afford the treatments and trappings necessary to...
14-year-old Killed in School Shooting in Canada
...work. You might find students wandering around the streets
or getting into trouble with friends, and being in situations where they might be traumatized more. School is the best place for them to be in, especially as they have these enhanced resources for crisis counselling," she said. The best thing a pa...
TB Patients in Marginalised Groups Need Social Support for Effective Medical Treatment
...ess, with 11 per cent living in a hostel or on the streets
and a further 21 per cent staying with friends or relatives. 39 per cent were receiving welfare benefits and 13 per cent had no income. * 16 per cent werent registered with a family doctor, 13 per cent were seeking asylum and 16 per cent did not sp...
Yoga Session at North Carolina State University
...iate Hinduism with poverty, or cows running in the streets
or castes instead of acknowledging Hindu's contributions to the world, such as yoga," said Nikunj Trivedi, 28, a Rutgers University MBA student who serves as president of the national organisation. A couple of weeks ago, graduating students of the ...
EU Pushes Asian Nations on Climate Change Goals
...mic summit were stopped at a police cordon several streets
from the venue. Hundreds of militants from the crowd later clashed with riot police, who used water cannons against protestors and made dozens of arrests. "We in the Asia-Europe Meeting represent about 50 percent of gross domestic product, 58 perce...
Polish Man Wakes Up to New World After 19 Years in Coma
... the following year, in 1989. n the brash neon-lit streets
of new European Union member Poland, the period seems a distant memory. "What amazes me today is all these people who walk around with their mobile phones and never stop moaning. I've got nothing to complain about," said Grzebski....
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