‘Africa needs fertility management’

Bill and the many natives
Bill and the many natives

Stopping overpopulation is one way the dangers of climate change can be mitigated, according to two of the most prominent believers in global warming.

Former Vice President Al Gore and Microsoft founder Bill Gates said … Read the rest

Zuma praises Charlize

Charlize Theron meets the President and his wife

President Jacob Zuma congratulated South African-born actress Charlize Theron on Wednesday for scooping the World Economic Forum’s crystal award for her humanitarian work.

“We are proud of our Charlize,” Zuma said in … Read the rest

Persisting Divides in Global Competitiveness as Switzerland, Singapore and Finland Top Competitiveness Rankings in 2012

  • Competitiveness gap widening among European countries
  • US remains world’s innovation powerhouse despite decline in overall ranking
  • People’s Republic of China most competitive among large emerging markets; India, Russia fall
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