welfare states

Terror attacks increased by 50 percent in Pakistan: NGO

January 2nd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Pakistan's leading welfare organisation, the Edhi Foundation, has termed 2008 as a year of suicides and suicidal attacks during which terrorist attacks increased by 50 percent as compared ... Read more...

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Western Europe has lowest levels of income inequality: UN

October 28th, 2008 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 28 (DPA) Western European cities are the most "egalitarian" in the world, said a new study by United Nations Habitat, which compared levels of income inequality in the world's ... Read more...

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Japanese encephalitis claimed 963 lives in India

April 26th, 2008 - 10:09 am ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) With no specific anti-viral drug available to contain Japanese encephalitis (JE) in India, the mosquito-borne disease claimed 963 lives in 2007 - an increase ... Read more...

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