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Will the Letter of Forgiveness by Pope Francis Put an End to Vatican culture?

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Pope Francis, 266th Pope of Catholic Church, in his letter to Catholics, begged forgiveness following the charges of covering the child sexual abuse by more than 300 priests in Pennsylvania, over a span of seven decades. Pope vowed that “no effort must be spared” to root out priestly sex abuse and cover up the charges…

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Dr Robert Newman
Dr Robert Newman

Dr Robert Newman, Pioneer in Methadone Treatment, Dies in Manhattan

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Dr Robert Newman, ex-president and ex-CEO of Beth Israel Medical Center (1978 – 1997) & an internationally recognized expert on addiction treatment, died on Aug 1 in Manhattan. He was 80. He was struck by a car in the Bronx in June and never recovered from his injuries, his son, Seiji, said. Dr Newman worked…

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Invasion of Kuwait: Why August of 1990 was a dismal period for the country?

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“Cutting a few throat is better than cutting the means of living,” said Saddam Hussein, on July 17, 1990, as a warning to Kuwait. The history reveals that the threat didn’t just remain to be words. August 2, 1990, marked a day for Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. Four divisions of the Iraqi Army SF units and…

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Will the US President shut down the federal government?

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On July 30, the US President Donald Trump repeated his threat to shut down the federal government, in case the Congress fails to serve the Republican demand to restraint immigration by imposing security on the border with Mexico, and to erect his long-promised border wall. However, Trump’s remarks left a wide scope of negotiation with…

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Fight against opioid abuse in the US

The scandalous fight against Opioids: Who is to be blamed?

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The US President Donald Trump leaves no opportunity to announce for building of the wall on the Mexican border. He believes that this will stop drugs, as well as the undocumented immigrants, from entering the country. Besides his fight against Opioids, he has also approved rougher criminal sanctions for drug traffickers, including the death penalty for major crimes. However,…

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