Day: March 14, 2011

  • US Murders Three More Pakistanis

    Google Map of drone strikes, click here for an up-to-date version. At least three suspected militants have been killed in a drone strike in the troubled Pakistani tribal region of North Waziristan, officials say. The US does not routinely confirm that it has launched drone operations, but analysts say only American forces have the capacity…

  • Alcohol Concern: UK Gov Puts Private Profits Before Public Health

    Don Shenker, chief executive of Alcohol Concern, said: “It’s all carrot and no stick for the drinks industry and supermarkets. “By allowing the drinks industry to propose such half-hearted pledges on alcohol with no teeth, this government has clearly shown that, when it comes to public health, its first priority is to side with big…