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The United Nations Organization (UNO) or simply United Nations (UN) is an international organization whose stated aims are facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, and the achieving of world peace. The UN was founded in 1945 after World War II to replace the League of Nations, to stop wars between countries, and to provide a platform for dialogue. It contains multiple subsidiary organizations to carry out its missions.

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Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (December 16, 2015 – December 29, 2015)
Business Wire IndiaThe following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the weeks of December 16, 2015 – December 29, 2015.

UNESCO and Panasonic Launch Educational Support Programs for the Next Generation in Off-Grid Communities in Myanmar
Business Wire IndiaUNESCO and Panasonic Corporation signed a project agreement for Myanmar in November 2015 to promote educational support aimed at sustainable development for the next generation of young people living in the vicinity of the Ancient City of Bagan*1 in Myanmar, which is currently a nominee for UNESCO World Heritage listing

Ravi Sriskandarajah Appointed Managing Director and Head of BMO Global Asset Management (Asia Pacific)
BMO Financial Group today announced the appointment of Ravi Sriskandarajah as Managing Director and Head of BMO Global Asset Management (Asia Pacific).

The Imperative Fund CEO Camilo Galvis' Interview on "The Big Biz Show" Now Available for Online Streaming

Novartis announces NEJM publication of two major trials showing significant efficacy of Cosentyx in ankylosing spondylitis patients
Novartis International AG /Novartis announces NEJM publication of two major trials showing significant efficacy of Cosentyx in ankylosing spondylitis patients . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

One Horizon Group CEO Brian Collins Completes United Nations Discussions on OHGI VoIP Latin American Roll-Out
One Horizon Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OHGI), a leading carrier-grade VoIP solution for mobile providers and smartphones, announced today that its CEO Brian Collins met with delegates and United Nations officials at the New York U.N. HQ earlier this week

More Than 16 Million Babies Born Into Conflict This Year: UNICEF
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - More than 16 million babies were born in conflict zones in 2015 -- 1 in 8 of all births worldwide this year -- UNICEF said today, a figure that underscores the vulnerability faced by increasing numbers of children.

DSM and WFP reconfirm partnership to combat global malnutrition
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), the world's largest humanitarian organization fighting hunger around the world, today signed an Agreement extending their existing partnership to combat hidden hunger and malnutrition in the developing world for three years (to 2018)

Cardinal Resources Inks $7.5 Million Equity Financing With Chinese Firm; Company to Enter Asian Distribution JV With Global Support
Cardinal Resources Inc. (OTC PINK: CDNL), a global producer of patented, solar powered, community-scale drinking water systems, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Hangzhou Sky Valley Water Technology Co., Ltd. ("HSVW") for a $7.5 million equity investment and the establishment of an China Distribution Joint Venture

Ambient Water Comments on Water Scarcity as Global Climate Change Poses Economic and Security Threat Around the World
SPOKANE, WA--(Marketwired - December 16, 2015) - Ambient Water (OTCQB: AWGI), a leading provider of atmospheric water generation systems for extracting water from humidity in the air, today commented on recent discussions between world leaders as climate issues such as water scarcity and drought take center stage heading into 2016

SolarWinds IT Management Solutions Tested for Common Criteria Certification

UN climate award goes to Grundfos

Digital Agencies Call for 2016 to Be "The Year for WordPress at Scale"
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 09, 2015) - Pantheon, the only website management platform for WordPress and Drupal, announced today the results of their WordPress Professionals survey, in which thousands of development and design firms affirmed the growth of WordPress as a leading CMS for big business and institutional websites

PVBLIC Foundation Calling Upon Media Influencers, Journalists, & Bloggers to Join the WSIS+10 High Level General Assembly Meeting 'Digital Media Zone' at the United Nations
PVBLIC Foundation will host a Digital Media Zone event at the United Nations December 15-16th, inviting bloggers and other media representatives to engage in and facilitate discussion as the UN General Assembly convenes its 10-year review on the World Summit on Information Society (WSIS).

In Special Weather Report, Katy Perry Calls for Action to Change the Dismal Forecast for Children
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Katy Perry reads a unique weather report to draw attention to the devastating effects of climate change on the world's children.

PIMCO Creates Global Advisory Board of Five Leading Global Economic and Policy Experts
PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm, has retained five world-renowned experts on economic and political issues to form a PIMCO Global Advisory Board. The Board members will contribute their insights to the firm on global economic, political, and strategic developments and their relevance for financial markets

Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Product Proven to Reduce Fuel Consumption by 30% for Ocean Freighters -- Reduces Costs, Pollution, Carbon Emissions
Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (OTC PINK: INTK), a global leader in nanotechnology-based energy saving solutions, today announced the completion of a successful project with their patented Nansulate® High Heat temperature control coating (TCC) to insulate and prevent corrosion on the heavy fuel oil (HFO) system of a container vessel

3E Company Enhances Ariel WebInsight Regulatory Compliance Tool with Enriched Analytics, Decision Support, and Industry-Specific Content
Ariel WebInsight 9.0 Features Intuitive User Interface, Robust Customization Functionality and New Personal Care/Cosmetics, Food Contact, and Pharmaceuticals Content Subscriptions

Mi-Corporation Announces Partnership With Insight Public Sector
Mi-Corporation, the winner of the 2015 Microsoft Public Sector: Government Partner of the Year award, today announced that its industry leading mobility software products will be listed on Insight Public Sector's U.S. Communities contract vehicle.

Klean Industries Joins Sustainable Innovation Forum at Paris Climate Summit COP21
Klean Industries Inc. ("Klean") a Canadian Energy Solutions Company is honored to join and contribute alongside its partners at the 2015 Sustainable Innovation Forum.

BMO Global Asset Management Releases 2015-2020 Global Investment Outlook Report
BMO Global Asset Management today released its second annual secular outlook report during a media panel featuring presentations from the firm's leading investment experts. The event was co-hosted by Barry McInerney and Rajiv Silgardo, Co-CEOs of BMO Global Asset Management.

UPDATE - Sunergy and Its Partners Complete Cash Sale of Diamonds in 2014
Sunergy, Inc. ("Sunergy" or "the Company") (OTC PINK: SNEY), along with our diamond partners, has successfully delivered the initial diamond shipment to our buyer this week which will generate reportable profit to our Company in 2014

Sunergy and Its Partners Complete Cash Sale of Diamonds in 2014
Sunergy, Inc. ("Sunergy" or "the Company") (OTC PINK: SNEY) along with our diamond partners, has delivered the initial diamond shipment to our buyer this week, successfully delivering diamonds which will generate reportable profit to our Company in 2014

Investview, Inc. Acquires Electronic Impact Investing Marketplace Technology
Investview, Inc. (OTCQB: INVU) today announced that it has acquired the assets of GATE Global Impact Inc., including their GATEWAY 2.0 platform that is a centralized market place to facilitate transactions in impact investments

Flowserve MEN/ME Family of Water Pumps Updated to Meet New Energy Efficiency Standards in European Union
Water Pumps Designed to Reduce Customers' Total Cost of Ownership

Government of British Columbia: Premier's Statement on Washington's Initiative to Address Climate Change
For Immediate Release

Mi-Corporation Supports Microsoft Cloud for Government for Its Mobile Data Capture Solutions
Mi-Corporation today announced its support for the Microsoft Cloud for Government and described its work to deliver best-of-breed Mobile Data Capture solutions for Government inspectors in the field in order to boost productivity, increase efficiencies, reduce costs and provide better service to citizens at agencies.

UNICEF Mobilizes to Reach Children and Families Affected by Typhoon Hagupit
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 08, 2014) - As Typhoon Hagupit wreaks havoc in the Philippines, UNICEF is acting quickly to support the Filipino government's response to the emergency, providing lifesaving supplies and services for children and women in the areas hardest hit by cyclone-force winds and heavy rains.

Professions Unite to Create Global Ethics Standards
FIABCI, the International Real Estate Federation, is a member of an international coalition of professional organisations which was launched this week with the aim of developing and implementing the first set of globally recognised ethics standards for property and related professional services.

Lutheran World Relief Prepares for Typhoon Hagupit Relief, Commits Initial $50,000 to Aid Relief Efforts in the Philippines
BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwired - December 05, 2014) - In preparation for Typhoon Hagupit, which is expected to make landfall December 6 local time in the Philippines, Lutheran World Relief, a U.S

Wyndham Vacation Ownership Celebrates 12 Days of "Giftaways" This Holiday Season
Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO), the world's largest vacation ownership company and a member of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), is celebrating the holiday season this month with Wyndham's 12 Days of "Giftaways," a special holiday sweepstakes, where consumers can enter to win daily travel-inspired prizes now through December 12, 2014

Loreen Arbus, Humanitarian, Entrepreneur, & Activist, Honored With The Philanthropy Pioneer Award at the Inaugural Women's Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations in New York City
The inaugural Women's Entrepreneurship Day "Woman Pioneer Awards" honored Loreen Arbus, humanitarian, businesswoman, disability rights activist, producer, author, President of the Loreen Arbus Foundation, the Goldenson-Arbus Foundation, and Loreen Arbus Productions, Inc., on November 19th at the United Nations in New York City.

Frank Ancona Honda Celebrates #GivingTuesday by Supporting Two Kansas City Charities
Frank Ancona Honda is thrilled to announce its support for two Kansas City charities for #GivingTuesday: Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City and Coats For Kids. The dealership made a financial contribution to Ronald McDonald House and is also providing funding for a mobile fundraiser site. Frank Ancona Honda is also a drop-off location for the fourth year for Coats For Kids.

Wyndham(R) Extra Holidays Announces Black Friday Travel Sale
Wyndham® Extra Holidays, a subsidiary of Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO), the world's largest vacation ownership company and member of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), is celebrating the holiday season with limited time Black Friday offers of up to 50 percent off your next resort vacation

HelpMeSee Joins the National #GivingTuesday Movement to Encourage Spending With A Purpose

Families Reconnect at Luxury Hotel Near Grand Central Station
Between school, sports and work, sometimes it can feel like life conspires against family time. But not at the New York Marriott East Side. With its new Family Connect Package, this hotel near Grand Central Station in NYC is giving parents one more reason to pack up the kids and head to Manhattan for plenty of fall family fun.

Danfoss Symposium Addresses Complexities in Commercial Refrigeration: Refrigerants, Energy Efficiency, and Sustainability
On November 5, 2014, Danfoss convened its 22nd EnVisioneering Symposium, "Refrigerants2Sustainability," which focused on the complex challenges reshaping the refrigeration landscape. National policy and global concerns for ozone depletion remapped the industry with the Montreal Protocol

Hazardous Waste Treatment Proves More Effective than Disposal, Observes Frost & Sullivan
The skewed ratio of hazardous waste generated daily to innovations in hazardous waste management, points to a large unmet need for novel hazardous waste management technologies and processes

The Government of Indonesia, UNESCO, Panasonic Join Hands to Support Environmental Conservation and Education for the Next Generation
The Ministry of Culture and Elementary and Secondary Education of the Republic of Indonesia, PT

NTT DATA Concludes Global Volunteer Week – the Annual CSR Initiative
NTT DATA, a leading global IT services provider, announced the conclusion of its company-wide Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, Global Volunteer Week (GVW) 2014. NTT DATA has a long-standing commitment of leveraging its IT innovations and global activities to contribute to a more prosperous, sustainable society

Midtown Hotel Offers Newly Renovated Meeting Space, New App and iPad Promotion
Hosting inspired meetings and events is easier than ever inside the New York Marriott East Side, a premier Midtown hotel, where qualifying meetings can net event planners a new iPad mini. And, thanks to "Red Coat Direct," a new Marriott Meeting Services app, event planning now fits in the palm of your hand.

The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary in 2014
The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) announced the 2014 celebration of its 20th anniversary year at a press conference in Abu Dhabi earlier this week. ECSSR was founded in 1994 by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is now the UAE President

Top 10+ New Year's Eve Parties in New York City for 2014, by NYCTourist.com
Today, the travel, tourism and party experts at NYCTourist.com released its list of the Top 10+ New Year's Eve parties in New York City for 2014. "Deciding how to celebrate New Year's Eve is a big decision... after all, it's one of the biggest and most celebrated nights of the year

Sims Metal Management Recognized as Being One of the 120 Most Responsible Companies in the World
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 18, 2013) - Sims Metal Management, the world's largest publicly listed metals and electronics recycler was included on the NYSE Euronext (NYX) and Vigeo list of the global 120 most advanced companies in terms of performance in corporate responsibility

Laudville Appoints John J. Rosati to Board of Advisors
Laudville, an entertainment platform for sharing and discovering entertainment with friends, today announced the appointment of John J. Rosati to its board of advisors.

GS1 Named an Accredited Issuing Agency for Unique Device Identifiers by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ--(Marketwired - December 17, 2013) - GS1, a leading global standards organization, was accredited today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an issuing agency for unique device identifiers (UDIs). Global GS1 Standards, administered in the U.S

Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women National Committee Canada, to Address Panel on Women and Youth in Agriculture at AGCO Africa Summit in Berlin
Almas Jiwani, President of United Nations Women National Committee Canada, will address a panel on Women and Youth in Agriculture at the Third Annual AGCO Africa Summit in Berlin on Jan. 20, 2014.

Qualitia Continues Rapid Growth Trajectory, Adding New Clients in the Third Quarter, 2013
PUNE, INDIA --(Marketwired - December 17, 2013) - Qualitia, the market leader for scriptless test automation software, today announced it inked several new clients in the third quarter, 2013.

DATAWIND Brings World's Lowest Cost Tablet Computers to the US, Helping Bridge the "Digital Divide"
DATAWIND, a leading provider of wireless web access products, today announced the arrival of the world's lowest cost tablet computer in the US, and is widening its product portfolio with the launch of three new tablets and phablets (tablets with voice call capabilities), starting at just $37.99.

Executives From eBay and Quality Supply Chain Co-op (Wendy's(R)) Join GS1 US Board of Governors
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ--(Marketwired - December 12, 2013) - Amit Menipaz, general manager of structured data, eBay, and John Inwright, president and CEO of Quality Supply Chain Co-op, Inc. (QSCC, the co-op for Wendy's®) have been appointed to the GS1 US Board of Governors. Mr. Menipaz and Mr

Murphy Analytics Announces Initiation of Coverage on Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd.
Murphy Analytics (MA) has initiated coverage on Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NASDAQ: PME). The Initiation Report contains a detailed discussion of PME's business operations, market dynamics, financials, potential cash flows, and risks. The Initiation Report is available at: http://www.murphyanalytics.com/uploads/PME_Initiation.pdf

Nestlé first major multi-national to launch human rights white paper
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé first major multi-national to launch human rights white paper. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Retail, Healthcare, Foodservice and Grocery Industry Leaders to Examine "Reinventing Business" at GS1 Connect 2014
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - The annual GS1 Connect 2014 conference and exhibit, themed "Reinventing Business," will be held June 8-12, 2014 at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina and the San Diego Convention Center

Gifts That Show You Care
(Family Features) The holiday season is a time for generosity and kindness. While you're on the quest for the perfect gifts for loved ones, why not pick those that support children in need?

Nestlé CEO attends Consumer Goods Forum talks on deforestation at the White House
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé CEO attends Consumer Goods Forum talks on deforestation at the White House . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Computerworld's 2014 Premier 100 Awards Acknowledges Reinvention & IT Leadership
IDG's Computerworld -- the leading IT media brand dedicated to providing insight into enterprise innovation from core to edge technologies -- reveals the 2014 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders honorees, who will be recognized during the 15th annual Premier 100 IT Leadership Conference, co-produced by the CIO Executive Council

Almas Jiwani to Deliver Keynote Address at The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)'s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence
Almas Jiwani, President of UN Women National Committee Canada and Furio De Angelis, UNHCR Representative in Canada, will address the audience in the closing ceremonies of this year's 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, organized by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Ottawa. The ceremony will take place at the Ottawa Convention Centre on Dec. 5 from 9:00 - 12:00 p

Flowserve Limitorque Announces Order for 307 MX Actuators for the Largest Solar Power Plant in South Africa
DALLAS,December 2, 2013 - Flowserve Corporation (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, announced a new order for 307 Limitorque MX10 actuators to support the Kaxu project that is building the world's largest solar power plant in Pofadder, Northern Cape, South Africa.

Kemira and Stora Enso launch a unique water stewardship project in Guangxi, China
Kemira OyjPress Release November 28, 2013 at 9 am (CET+1)

INSEAD LAUNCHES GLOBAL TALENT COMPETITIVENESS INDEX
  GLOBAL AND MOBILE: TALENT RESHAPES THE WORLD ECONOMY

WFES 2013: Switching on the Light, as 1.3 Billion People Live Without Electricity
With an estimated 1.3 billion people in the world living without electricity, mainly in poor and rural communities, finding solutions for energy poverty is set to be a key focus of the conference and exhibition during the forthcoming World Future Energy Summit (WFES) in Abu Dhabi from January 15- 17

IMDEX Asia to Host Inaugural Asian Edition of International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition in 2013
The International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (IMDEX Asia), Asia Pacific's largest dedicated international maritime defence show, will play host to the first ever Asian edition of the International Naval Engineering Conference and Exhibition (INEC) in 2013

Cascade Microtech Lays Foundation for Process Maturity Level 5 Goal With Receipt of ISO 9001: 2008 Certification From TUV Rheinland
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading expert at enabling precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, today announced its Beaverton, Oregon operation has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification, a globally accepted standard for companies who establish and maintain an effective quality management system

Poxel Raises €13 million to Progress Imeglimin Development to Treat Type 2 diabetes
Poxel S.A. /Poxel Raises €13 million to Progress Imeglimin Development to Treat Type 2 diabetes . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

VitalSmarts Welcomes New Leaders, Stephen Wunderli and Andrew Maxfield
VitalSmarts, an innovator in corporate training and organizational performance, recently welcomed two leaders to its team, Stephen Wunderli and Andrew Maxfield.

Nestlé helps farmers adapt to climate change
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé helps farmers adapt to climate change. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Eileen Koch & Company Client, The MY HERO Project, Bestows Top Awards to Extraordinary Filmmakers and Humanitarians at 8th Annual Film Festival
Last Saturday, 12/15/2012, at the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts, The MY HERO Project's International Film Festival brought together an impressive crowd to applaud the efforts of filmmakers and humanitarians around the world. The non-profit organization is dedicated to connecting and inspiring children across the world through interactive media

Forest Whitaker's PeaceEarth Foundation and UNESCO Juba launch the Youth Peacemaker Network in South Sudan

Forest Whitaker's PeaceEarth Foundation and UNESCO Juba launch the Youth Peacemaker Network in South Sudan
Youth peacemaker network to harness technology to promote peace-building capacities among South Sudanese youth with the support of Ericsson, and Zain

DayStar Technologies (DSTI) Announces That Former United States Secretary of Energy and Ambassador to the United Nations Under President Clinton's Administration and the Former Governor of New Mexico, William (Bill) Richardson, Joins Its Board of Directors
DayStar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSTI) announces a new member to their Board of Directors. Former United States Secretary of Energy, former Governor of New Mexico and Nobel Prize nominee, Bill Richardson, has joined the Board of Directors of DayStar Technologies.

Economist Laurence Boone Addresses the Eurozone Crisis at FIABCI International Business Meeting
Internationally recognized economist Laurence Boone addressed the topic of the "Eurozone Crisis" as part of FIABCI, the International Real Estate Federation's Business Meetings which took place in Brussels, Belgium, between 28 November and 2 December 2012

Berkeley Research Group Adds Gas and LNG Expert Christopher Goncalves
Christopher Goncalves has joined BRG's Energy practice and will lead the firm's LNG, natural gas, and power group in the areas of expert testimony; commercial and strategic advisory; market, economic, and financial analysis and forecasting; and regulatory advisory. Mr. Goncalves offers over 22 years of international experience in the energy and financial industries

Aurora Aviation SA Announces the Commencement of Operations at Juba International Airport, Republic of South Sudan
Aurora Aviation has announced today the startof its operations at JubaInternational Airport, Republic of South Sudan through its subsidiaryAuroraAviation Services Ltd.

Politicians Continue to Lose Support: Only 12 Percent of the Europeans Trust in Their Politicians
Only about one in eight European citizens (12%) believes that politicians prepare well for the future -- in Germany, no more than one in twenty people (5%) trusts them to take the appropriate actions

DSM CEO to receive honorary doctorate
Feike Sijbesma, CEO and ManagingBoard Chairman of Royal DSM, the global LifeSciences and Materials Sciences company, will receive an honorary doctoratefromthe University of Maastricht (Netherlands). The University is conferringthishonor on Mr. Sijbesma because of the way he embodies DSM's core value,sustainability.

Human Security in Southeast Asia - A Perspective from Bangi
Rashila Ramli and colleagues from Universiti Kebangsaan in Malaysia have developed a model to improve human security in Southeast Asia. The so-called "Bangi approach to Human Security (BAGHUS)" is outlined in the latest edition of the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities

Acclaimed Autism Author Monica Holloway Offers Tips for Disability Inclusion in Observance of International Day of Persons With Disabilities -- 12/3
An estimated 15% of the world's population, over one billion people, have some form of disability according to the World Health Organization.

ICT Can Cut Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 16.5%, Saving up to USD1.9T Annually
Increased use of information and communication technology (ICT) such as video conferencing and smart building management could cut global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 16.5 percent by 2020, amounting to USD1.9 trillion in gross energy and fuel savings. SMARTer 2020, a new study unveiled today, shows that concerted action by policy makers to encourage the use of ICT can save 9

U.N. Clean Development Mechanism Approves Arcadia Biosciences Methodology, Links Carbon Credits to Crop Genetic Improvements for First Time
Arcadia Biosciences, Inc

CensusInfo India Software to be Launched Tomorrow
The CensusInfo India Software is an innovative and flexible database technology used for the dissemination of Population and Housing Census results

Government of India in damage control mode, talks to allies
With West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee's amendments gradually garnering support from other regional parties, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee met Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BJP) leader Satish Chandra Mishra to find a way out.

India, Japan reaffirm support for EAS as a forum for dialogue

India, Japan condemn terrorism in all its forms and manifestations
India and Japan has condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, committed by whomever, wherever and for whatever purpose.

India, Japan likely to resume formal nuclear talks
India and Japan are expected to resume the stalled dialogue on the possible nuclear cooperation agreement between the two countries when Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda visits India on Tuesday.

Krishna says India has been successful in fostering stronger ties with neighbours
External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Thursday said India has been successful in fostering stronger ties with the various countries across the globe, the neighbours in particular.

Ex US diplomat backs creation of independent Balochistan to end decade-old violence
Former US diplomat Chris Mason has backed Pakistan province, Balochistan's claim for independence pointing out that its people have been victims of persecution and neglect for decades.

Indo-Pak conventional, nuclear confidence building talks on Dec 26,27
India and Pakistan will discuss conventional and nuclear confidence building measures during their bilateral talks on December 26 and 27 in Islamabad.

Yemen envoy says President Saleh will hand over power to vice president
The United Nations Special Advisor on Yemen Jamal Benomar has said that he expects President Abdullah Ali Saleh to step aside and transfer power to his deputy, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi.

Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Senior Religious Leaders Come Together for an Unprecedented Interfaith Mission to Israel Led by Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch of Stephen Wise Free Synagogue
Stephen Wise Free Synagogue convenes 16 senior religious leaders from New York City to promote peace and understanding through a first of its kind mission to Israel. The program is intended to create and broadcast a positive model of interfaith relations based on mutual acceptance and tolerance. Spearheading this initiative is Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch, senior Rabbi at Stephen Wise Free Synagogue.

Alma Media Corporation joins the UN's Global Compact initiative
Alma Media Corporation     Press Release      December 22, 2011

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