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Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare
EU   Migrants   Photos   UK   Wikipedia: United Kingdom  
 Al Jazeera 
Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare
British Prime Minister David Cameron has set out new welfare rules to cut European migrants' access to social security payments, marking the latest in a string of British measures aimed at addressing ... (photo: European Community / EC)
A Palestinians inspect is the aftermath of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on June 15, 2014. Israeli war jets on Saturday night carried out a series of intensive and successive airstrikes on various military targets in southern, central and northern Gaza Strip. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN
Gaza   Israel   Israeli Palestinian Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
 The Australian 
Gazans reel under ‘tsunami of destruction’
AMR Oda was kneeling and weeping in front of the ruins of his destroyed house when Gaza’s latest tentative ceasefire fell apart. | As the sound of exploding tank shells reverberated through Beit... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Persistent vulnerability threatens human development, warns flagship UN report  United Nations 
Persistent vulnerability threatens human development, warns flagship UN report
Print | 24 July 2014 – Reducing vulnerability and strengthening resilience are critical to securing human development progress, the United Nations says in a flagship report released today that exa... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz)
Development   Photos   UN Security Council   Ukraine  
Fat woman - Obesity  The Times Of India 
Obese workers get tired sooner, study
Workers who are obese may have significantly shorter endurance times when performing workplace tasks, compared with their non-obese counterparts, says a study. | Obesity is associated with physiologic... (photo: WN / Yolanda Leyba)
Occupational and Environmental Hygiene   Photos   Weight Issues   Wikipedia: Obesity   Work Performance  
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Surrounded by LGBT supporters, including Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, third from right, President Barack Obama signs executive orders to protect LGBT employees from federal workplace discrimination in the East Room of the White House Monday, July 21, 2014, in Washington. The Guardian
Obama signs executive order to protect LGBT federal employees
Executive order to bar discrimination signed after bill stalls in Congress to protect LGBT employees nationally | Obama signs executive orders to protect LGBT employees f... (photo: AP / Jacquelyn Martin)
Executive Order   LGBT Employees   Obama   Photos   Wikipedia: LGBT rights in the United States  
The Xbox One is on display at a Best Buy store on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013., in Evanston, Ill Independent online
Xbox Entertainment Studios is no more
San Francisco - Microsoft on Thursday confirmed that its studio devoted to original television programs for Xbox consoles will be shuttered as part a massive overhaul of ... (photo: AP / Nam Y. Huh)
Microsoft   Phil Spencer   Photos   Satya Nadella   Wikipedia: Xbox Entertainment Studios  
In this July 28, 2010 file photo specialist Donald Civitanova, left, and trader Maier Tarlow work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Independent online
Wall Street slides on news of plane crash
New York - US stocks sank on Thursday, with the S&P 500 posting its biggest one-day percentage drop since April 10 on news that a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet cra... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
2014 Ukraine crisis   MH17 shootdown   Operation Protective Edge   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
This photo taken July 3, 2014 shows the Microsoft Corp. logo outside the Microsoft Visitor Center in Redmond, Wash. Canberra Times
Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs, mostly from new acquisition Nokia
Workers leave Microsoft's office, in Oulu, Finland. Photo: AP | Seattle: Microsoft has said it plans to eliminate up to 18,000 jobs over the next year in a shake-up inten... (photo: AP / Ted S. Warren)
Economy   Microsoft   Photos   Technology   Wikipedia: Microsoft  
Traders Robert Charmak, foreground left, and Richard Deviccaro, right, work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, July 8, 2010 Reuters
US STOCKS-Wall St slides on news of Malaysian airliner crash
* Malaysian Airliner downed in Ukraine war zone, 295 dead | * Morgan Stanley profit more than doubles, beats estimates | * Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs, 14 percent ... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17   Photos   Stock Exchange   US stocks   Ukraine crisis   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Juncker greets PM with high-five York Press
Juncker greets PM with high-five
Jean-Claude Juncker held talks with PM David Cameron, who tried to block his appointment as European Commission president | European Commission president Jean-Claude Junc... (photo: European Community / EC)
EU   Economy and Job   Photos   UK   Wikipedia: Jean-Claude Juncker  
A Filipino man walks past a local appliance store in Davao City, Philippines is seen on this October 25, 2009 file photo. Sun Star
Russians interested in PH
AFTER a successful nine-day business trip to Russia, the Philippine delegation reported Russian businesses are showing interest in investing in the Philippines. | Geronim... (photo: WN / Janice Sabnal)
Business   Philippine   Photos   Russia   Wikipedia: Business  
The Cast of The Catalina set sail on-board a luxury yacht to celebrate season finale marina at Bayside Marketplace Miami, Florida June 30, 2012 The Times Of India
After bikinis, mini-skirts and pubs, it's spas in Goa on moral radar
PANAJI: After bikinis, mini-skirts and pubs, spas and salons in coastal Goa now find themselves under the scanner of the politico-moral police who are out to take the fun... (photo: WN / Aaron Gilbert)
Beaches   Goa   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Goa  
Governor Rick Perry speaking at the 2012 CPAC in Washington, D.C. Austin American Statesman
Perry, Obama meet for border security discussion
As unaccompanied minors and mothers with children and from Central American countries continued to cross the border into Texas, President Barack Obama met with Gov. Rick ... (photo: Creative Commons / Gage Skidmore)
Barack Obama   Immagration   Photos   Rick Perry   Wikipedia: Rick Perry  
Business & Economy Outsourcing
- US Economy Bounces Back Strongly in Second Quarter
- Japan flirts with recession after output, exports drop
- Lafayette chief seeks funds for cameras, pay
- Airlines / Aviation
A currency trader takes in calls from clients for orders at a money brokerage in Tokyo as the U.S. dollar was trading at 117 yen level, down from 118.41 yen late Friday in New York Monday, Aug 6, 2007.
Dollar stays solid above ¥102 in Tokyo
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- Outsourcing Australia's immigration problem
- Outsourcing a source of innovation: CII
- Outsourcing Investment: Why Zen Wealth uses Parmenion
- SMC to outsource job of issuing fire NoCs
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Unions Employment & Workplace Issues
- Fremantle Port lockout averted as Maritime Union and DP Worl
- Strike ballots ‘can be useful’ for unions
- Qantas should be forced to stop flying over war zones, says
- Kathy Jackson tells union inquiry it 'ambushed' her
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- Employers Add 218,000 Jobs in July
- Big win for unions: NLRB decides McDonald's is a 'jo
- Employment surged ahead in July
- Payroll firm ADP says private employers added 218,000 jobs i
Indian People Join the  Viva Carnaval at Madgao in Goa on nSunday 02 March 2014
Will the plan to make Goa an educational hub increase employment in the state?
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Labor Minimum Wage
- McDonald's Could Be Liable For Franchise Labor Practices
- Greek foremen avoid jail after firing on migrant laborers [U
- McDonald's may face beefs in labor cases
- Bolivia Makes Child Labor Legal, In An Attempt To Make It Sa
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- Oakland nixes proposal to gradually increase minimum wage
- Cambodians Are Increasingly Being Executed For Sorcery
- David Cameron: I would love to raise the 40p tax threshold
- Minimum Wage: Let San Diego’s Referendum Begin
Larry Page, Google's co-founder and chief executive, speaks during the keynote presentation at Google I/O 2013 in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
How to make Larry Page’s part-time utopia work
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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Unemployment
- City police's sexual harassment panel defunct
- Stephen A. Smith suspension exposes ESPN's bigger proble
- JP denies sexual harassment allegations
- Ohio State's marching band firing went beyond vulgar nic
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- Unemployment levels show decrease
- Unemployment rate hits five-year low of 11.5%
- 40 years of presidents: Who fought unemployment and won?
- SA youth unemployment rate rises
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