- Daily MirrorMay 15 03:19 AM
Britain has given £150,000 in foreign aid to an Asian beekeeping project under a bizarre scheme which has funded snail projects and fish sustenance. The two-year programme was handed the cash through the Darwin initiative, led by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
- The GuardianMay 14 03:23 AM
In spite of the views of certain tabloid newspapers, here are 11 supporters of the UK’s commitment to foreign aid If you’ve been reading the Mail on Sunday and the Express over the last couple of weeks you’d be forgiven for thinking that most people think that using a tiny proportion of our national income to help end extreme poverty is a TERRIBLE idea. But as well as the millions of supporters...
- AAP via Yahoo!7 NewsMay 24 04:52 AM
The government and opposition have exchanged fire over policy costings and their impact on the bottom line ahead of a leaders' debate this weekend.
- Toronto StarMay 12 07:54 PM
In an exclusive interview with the Star, Trudeau acknowledged Ottawa has no intention of meeting the international goal to spend .70 per cent of gross domestic product on foreign aid anytime soon.
- UPIMay 04 10:39 AM
Andrew V. Pestano CARACAS, Venezuela, May 4 (UPI) -- Venezuela approved a bill to declare a health crisis that would force the ruling government of President Maduro to accept foreign medicinal aid.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 03:21 PM
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers are looking to use a defense policy bill to increase restrictions on military aid for Pakistan, expressing frustration with what they see as Islamabad's failure to crack down on Afghanistan's militant Haqqani network. The $602 billion National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA, passed by the House of Representatives late on Wednesday ...
- Reuters via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsMay 18 04:18 PM
The Greek government tabled a bill in parliament on Wednesday that raises taxes, frees up the sale of banks' non-performing loans and sets up a new privatisation fund with its foreign creditors in exchange for more bailout funds. Legislation submitted to the Greek parliament late on Wednesday increases the upper band of value-added tax (VAT) to 24 percent from 23 percent, adds tax on fuel and ...
- The Bay Area CitizenMay 19 12:15 PM
- Haaretz DailyMay 22 07:03 AM
Provided by the Israeli Ministry of Defense, the photo shows a launch of the David's Sling missile defense system, December 21, 2015. AP
- CBS NewsMay 17 10:52 AM
Obama administration has threatened to veto the legislation
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