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Tijuana Newspaper, Zeta Tijuana, Releases Detailed List of Day Care Center Owners and Their Total Earnings; Interchildren, Inc. Calls for Newspaper Boycott

TIJUANA, Mexico, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by Interchildren, Inc. In the aftermath of a horrific incident which occurred in Hermosillo, Mexico, where 40+ children perished in a childcare center fire, Mexican news, media and the government have cr...

Parents Boycott India School After HIV Kids Allowed Back

A group of HIV-positive children trying to attend school in southern India have faced a fresh setback with parents of their classmates pulling their kids out of class, officials said Monday. The move was the latest twist in a six-month battle that has highlighted the stigma suffered in Ind...

BMC Doctors Boycott Work

In support of the anti-quota strike call given by the Indian Medical Association, the junior doctors of Bangalore Medical College (BMC) // and Government Dental colleges today struck work launching a one-day strike. While the OPD services in Victoria and Vani Vilas and government dental hospi...

Reservation boycott by Medical student fraternity continues in Bangalore

The demon of reservation has once again spread its venomous heads and is engulfing the student community. It is to the medical students’ displeasure. // As there strong opposition undergraduate students of the Bangalore Medical College staged a dharna in the Victoria Hospital campus. They were p...

Jharkhand Chemists to Boycott Viagra

Chemists in Jharkhand are refusing to stock the sexual elixir Viagra saying that it would lead people to "berserk and create law and order problems." Viagra hit Indian shores// seven years after it created waves worldwide for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). "We will not sale the dr...

HIV Positive Girls Face Boycott

Two little girls in the Indian State of Orissa are facing a social boycott as they have tested HIV positive. The sisters Kanaklata and Rashmita have only their uncle to count on for help. // They don’t even go to school or play outside. Their father Sourendra worked in Mumbai as a laborer for nearl...

Eliminating polio requires global, coordinated effort -- Health Affairs article highlights risks, rewards of eradication

...and a discussion of diplomatic efforts to combat a boycott of polio immunization. A full table of contents fo...vernment to address the 2003-2004 northern Nigeria boycott of polio vaccination. The boycott had a strong political component and was fueled by...

France-Israel scientific cooperation agreement

...one of the leaders of the joint project. "This cooperation is especially significant in a period during which one hears voices in Europe calling for a boycott of Israeli academia." The March 18 France-Israel Symposium in Neuroscience, to follow the agreement signing, will be held at the Konrad Adenauer C...

Lawyers React to Texas Attorney General's Lawsuit, Settlement Against Houston's Memorial Hermann

...al Hermann engaged in anticompetitive behavior through an organized insurer boycott against Houston Town & Country Hospital, a competing hospital owned by ...etitive practices. Those practices include coercing insurance companies to boycott the smaller, start-up hospital and, as a result, depriving many patients an...

Free Choice? Not For SEIU Members in California

... boycott and protest are victorious in sham SEIU vote Less than 10% of eligible ...more than 125,000 petitions and cards opposing the election and pledging to boycott the vote. The election process was riddled with misconduct, misin...

Boycott Prevails in Sham SEIU Vote; Lawmakers and Advocates Join Healthcare Workers in Opposing Forced Union Merger

...test. Caregivers from all three affected local unions signed more than 125,000 petitions and cards opposing the forced merger and pledging to boycott the vote. SEIU officials could find less than ten percent of eligible voters willing to cast ballots -- fewer than 28,000 of more than 309,000 of elig...

PETA Hails McCartney for Boycotting Animal-testing Charities

... Animal rights group PETA has commended Sir Paul McCartney for his decision to boycott cancer charities that test on animals . The former Beatle, who has supported cancer charities since his first wife Linda died of the disease i...

Naked Activists March Against Burberry Use of Fur in Fashion

... Animal rights activists strutted naked through Tokyo's glitzy Ginza district Friday as they urged a boycott of fashion giant Burberry for using fur. Walking arm-in-arm, three women walked up to the Burberry store on the Ginza strip of high-end bout...

Animal Lovers Protest Brutal Dog Killings

...in New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore and Mumbai simultaneously, also decided to boycott the purchase of all products from Karnataka. "We have decided to boycott the purchase of all goods from Karnataka, including coffee, denim, silk and...

Feud Between Two Medical Publications

... Researchers were asked to boycott the British Medical journal Lancet by a British Medical publication. This is due to the alleged ‘warmongering’ attitude// of Lancet’s parent company R...

Chemicals Used To Make Synthetic Color Can Cause Cancer And Permanent Blindness

..., the bottom line is that people need to become more concerned with what they are buying and from whom they are buying. As a community one requires to boycott the buying of substandard colors. There are several organizations that are trying to create awareness on how to make your own safe colors. ...

Shoppers Advised to Drop Foods Not Worth Their Salt

...s to avoid buying products which contain either more than 1.25g of salt (0.5g of sodium) per 100g or more than 2.4g of salt per serving. Similar boycott of ‘unhealthy’ foods in the past, had led to reformulation of food stuff, to enable healthier choices to the public. The campaign group's chairman, Pr...

WHO Makes No Bones about Global Polio Eradication

...on which carried a deadline of 2005 faced a gap in fructification, sending it off mark by more than two years. This was mainly due to the immunization boycott sparked off in Northern Nigeria by stiff-necked Islamic clerics in the year 2003. The present deadline of 2006 does seem bleak, with polio cases...

Chennai Students Protest Against Aamir Khan for Endorsing Coke

... auditorium Saturday night, "Aamir, stop endorsing coke", and "Ganda matlab Coca-Cola". They also held up a placard that read: "Aamir, set an example: boycott Coke." Within seconds, the security personnel grabbed the placards and tried to throw the girls out. Other students from Youth for Social Chang...

Saddam to Miss Court Session for Health Reasons

...Al-Obaidi was the third lawyer on the defence team to be killed since the Dujail trial started on October 19, 2005. The defence team announced a boycott of the court following al-Obaidi's death unless their demands and those of their clients were met. If the defence lawyers abstain from the upcom...

Cats To Aid in Prevention of Bird Flu

...ra to hasten the reporting of avian influenza cases as well as taking samples, in addition to considering the wider economic implications of a poultry boycott or a walk-out by poultry workers if bird flu takes a hold. ...

Prostitutes Feared of Spreading Syphilis During World Cup

...rnament. Fears that some of the women have been coerced into sex work, led to unsuccessful calls in Sweden and the US before the World Cup, for a boycott of the tournament. Prostitution is legal in Germany but police have raided brothels to ensure no one is working under duress to meet the demands o...

First Formal Protest by Medical Students against Quotas

...e protest against quotas very soon. The angry students said that they would boycott classes, exams and keep away from hospital duty. On the other hand students... Municipal Medical College and B J Medical College, have already decided to boycott classes for an indefinite period. ...

Patients In A.P Inconvenienced As Doctors Go On Strike

... the in-service doctors in admission to the PG medical courses in the state. They had earlier on Tuesday warned that if the demands not met they would boycott the emergency services on Wednesday. The contention of the association was that the government order gives undue advantage to the in-service doct...

Jharkhand Pharmacies Refuse To Sell Viagra

... years after it was introduced in global markets. "We have informed Pfizer not to launch the drug in Jharkhand. If our request is heeded, we will boycott the drug," said Sinha. Another druggist said: "If Viagra's consumption leads to any side effects, we will be in trouble for having sold it witho...
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