Tuesday 28 April, 2015 Strasbourg, 28.04.2015 - The head of Europe's 47-nation human rights organisation has called on Indonesia not to carry out the execution by firing squad of 9 people which is expected to take place in the coming days. "The death penalty is a terrible injustice which can never be put right," said Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland. "I urge the Indonesian authorities to refrain from carrying out these ex
Pictures: Drones Take on Hurricanes, An unmanned Global Hawk plane (pictured above) left NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, in Virgina, on September 19, 2012. The drone is set to target the eye of Hurricane Nadine, which has been brewing over the Azores and the North Atlantic Ocean for about a week. The the Global Hawks, with a wingspan of 116 feet (35 meters) and a jet engine, can stay in the air for up to 30 hours and travel up to 11,000 miles (17,700 kilometers).
Monday 5 October, 2015 PETA US' Video Exposé Prompts Chargeurs to Stop Obtaining Wool From Farm in Argentina ImmediatelyLondon – After viewing PETA US footage documenting cruelty to lambs and sheep on Argentinian farm Estancia el Trebol, leading wool-supply company Chargeurs, which is based in Paris, agreed to stop buying wool from it immediately. The video footage, which can be seen in PETA's exposé, shows that workers cut off parts of lambs
Friday 6 November, 2015 Credico UK outlines how trust is the foundation to achieving loyal engagement with consumers, and discusses the damage failing to keep brand promises can have on a business.According to a recent report by Gallup, only half of customers believe that the companies they do business with always deliver on what they promise.Only 27% of employees asked within the survey said that they strongly agree that they always deliver on t
Monday 5 October, 2015 Belvoir is delighted to announce the acquisition of Goodchilds Estate Agents and Lettings Ltd. The West Midland based company, founded by David Warke in 2004, will now become part of the Newton Fallowell group. Belvoir acquired Newton Fallowell in July 2015 and both companies will operate under the umbrella of parent company Belvoir Lettings plc."I am delighted to confirm that effective from 2nd October 2015, Belvoir acqui
Tuesday 1 December, 2015 Hope for Children, a UK-based international development charity, celebrating its 21st anniversary, has announced its 2015 Christmas Appeal by launching an innovative new Crowdfunding initiative, Help Fund Hope to assist with the expansion of its work via its office in Uganda.By using a crowdfunding approach, the charity is inviting as many people as possible to give whatever they can. Donors have the opportunity to engage
Monday 14 March, 2016 Businesses in the transportation and logistics industry have to evolve with the times and innovate to achieve growth and sustain the profitability. This is where an enterprise mobile application development can help. Common Issues Faced by Businesses: Shipping Globally and Other ConstraintsLet's say your business handles global shipping. That in itself is a challenge, which can get even more difficult to tackle because of th