Flamboyant former Argentine President Carlos Menem dies
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Carlos Menem, a former Argentine president who delivered short-lived economic stability and forged close ties with the United States in the 1990s even as he navigated scandal and enjoyed an often flamboyant lifestyle, has died. Argentine President Alberto Fernández confirmed the death of the 90-year-old former leader, who had been ailing […]
America musters the world’s biggest naval exercise
The drills come as America and China are locking horns across Asia
Coronavirus live news: ‘long way to go,’ says UK PM after 15m offered jab; France hospitals in ‘crisis organisation’
‘We can go forward with great confidence,’ says British prime minister Boris Johnson; France prepares for surge in cases linked to Covid variants UK hits target of offering first Covid vaccinations to 15m people New Zealand outbreak: Ardern puts Auckland into three-day lockdown WHO investigator claims China refused to hand over key information Dominic Raab […]
Nikki Haley’s Choice
The 2024 hopeful can’t decide who she wants to be—the leader of the post-Trump GOP or a “friend” to the president who tried to sabotage democracy.
Birmanie : les manifestations se poursuivent malgré la répression de la junte militaire
La junte au pouvoir multiplie les arrestations nocturnes et menace de poursuites quiconque hébergera des militants recherchés.
McKinsey research team allegedly took information from former employer
Staff at investment banking unit CIB Insights are alleged to have circumvented security measures at Coalition
The Economics of “Lookism”
I repeatedly write about inequality, largely in hopes of helping people, especially my left-leaning friends, understand that we should instead focus on other issues, such as economic opportunity and poverty reduction. In other words, let’s try to help the less fortunate rather than tear down successful people I specifically try to convince them that they […]
The Capitol riot is a godsend for America’s critics
From glee to embarrassment, the international reaction to the events of January 6th
Nikki Haley Finally Throws Donald Trump Under The Bus, But Critics Aren’t Buying It
The possible 2024 GOP presidential candidate’s criticism of Trump was slammed as too little, too late.
What To Watch As Trump’s Lawyers Deliver Impeachment Defense
Hoping that brevity will appeal to their restless Senate audience, Trump’s lawyers are expected to keep their arguments short.
Censorious governments are abusing “fake news” laws
The pandemic is giving them an excuse to gag reporters
The Guardian view on NHS reorganisation: the need to integrate | Editorial
Amid the pandemic, Matt Hancock needs to display the humility than his tin-eared predecessor Andrew Lansley lacked Few would dispute that the Lansley reforms of the National Health Service in England, embodied in the Health and Social Care Act 2012, failed. More than 500 pages long, and often opaquely expressed, the legislation stripped control of […]
Women and Girls in Science: How the IAEA has Contributed to the Development of Scientists over the Years
Science is a collaborative field that benefits from diverse perspectives and experience. And yet, a persistent gender gap exists: Women account for less than 30 per cent of the world’s scientists and researchers. Women are underrepresented in many scientific and research disciplines, and the nuclear field is no exception.
Israel to open leisure facilities to vaccinated – as it happened
WHO recommends AstraZeneca jab ‘even if variants present’; Israel to open hotels and gyms to those who have had vaccine or recovered from virus. This blow is now closed – follow our new one below Coronavirus live updates 12.09am GMT We are closing this blog now, but you can stay up to date on all […]
Are you looking to work at the IAEA? Don’t miss the recordings of our 2020 employment webinars that can help you prepare
To keep potential candidates informed of the recruitment process of the IAEA and help them prepare, the IAEA has made available the recordings of all the employment webinars held in 2020.