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Economic Giants Standing On Clay Feet

By Badriya Khan*, 18.02.2010 20:29

IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis

BARCELONA (IDN) - Market-based economies recorded spectacular growth over the last three decades. Yet, the ongoing global financial crisis seems to show that Western economies are a sort of giants standing on feet of clay. In fact, the U.S, Japan, and seven European countries have accumulated 45 trillion dollars in combined public-private debts.



Economic Giants Standing On Clay Feet

By Badriya Khan*, 18.02.2010 20:28

IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis

BARCELONA (IDN) - Market-based economies recorded spectacular growth over the last three decades. Yet, the ongoing global financial crisis seems to show that Western economies are a sort of giants standing on feet of clay. In fact, the U.S, Japan, and seven European countries have accumulated 45 trillion dollars in combined public-private debts.



Making Workers’ Comp Work Conference To Be Catalyst for Fixing Broken California System

Stephen Crane, 18.02.2010 19:29

Five years post-S.B. 899, this conference on March 11-12 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis will bring disparate players together to start fixing a broken workers’ comp system in California.

The Making Workers’ Comp Work Conference is FREE for employers, HR managers and claims professionals. Lawyers and doctors may attend for a fee of $495.



Der rechtsextreme Apartheidstaat Israel

Ian C. Wallace, 18.02.2010 17:46

Henryk M Broder Picture Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung beugt sich ziofaschistischem Druck .... Die Berliner Linkspartei ist bekanntlich besonders durchsetzt von Lobbyisten des rechtsextremen Apartheidstaates Israel. Neben dem Fraktionsvorsitzenden Gregor Gysi, der die Solidarität mit dem von Rechtsextremisten wie Mörderbandenboss Bibi Netanjahu und Faschisten wie Avigdor Lieberman und Eli Yishai regierten rassistischen Siedlerkolonie bei einer Festrede zum 60 jährigen Bestehen des Apartheidstaates als feste Linie in der Linkspartei festzuschreiben versuchte, sind insbesondere die stellvertretende Bundestagspräsidentin Petra Pau, der Berliner Landesvorsitzende Klaus Lederer und die Berliner Bundestagsabgeordneten Stefan Liebich und Halina Wawzyniak in der Vergangenheit als besonders eifrige Unterstützer des faschistischen Terrorregimes von Tel-Aviv aufgefallen.



WYCLEF JEAN Robbery with the aid of the Haiti disaster

by Pilar Lousada, 18.02.2010 16:18

the tiny charity founded by the performer Wyclef Jean stands to be one of the biggest winners in the fund-raising bonanza



WYCLEF JEAN Robbery with the aid of the Haiti disaster

by Pilar Lousada, 18.02.2010 16:13

the tiny charity founded by the performer Wyclef Jean stands to be one of the biggest winners in the fund-raising bonanza



International NGOs attempting to derail the development process in orissa – Vedanta

S Sahoo, 18.02.2010 12:55

Vedanta Alumina Refinery at Lanjigarh has been built with the state of the art technology and the first Alumina refinery in the country and among few in the world having successfully implemented Zero Discharge System.



Vedanta Resources may list aluminium subsidiary

S Sahoo, 18.02.2010 11:34

Vedanta Aluminium has a $7.8-billion investment plan to increase its fully integrated aluminium smelting capacity.
Billionaire Anil Agarwal-promoted Vedanta Resources plans to list its aluminum business subsidiary Vedanta Aluminum this year. The London-listed holding company of India’s largest diversified mining group is on a listing spree. Another group company, Sterlite Energy, is awaiting approval for its initial public offer (IPO) to raise Rs 5,100 crore.



Vedanta’s Expansion ON Track

S Sahoo, 18.02.2010 09:37

Vedanta, the India-based miner noted that all its expansion projects remained on track, with the cold commissioning of a rock winder at KCM’s Konkola Deep Mine project progressing well.

The project was expected to increase production at the Konkola mine to 7,5-million tons a year, compared with the current two-million tons a year of copper cathode.



Time for Californians to Put on Their Leaded Clothing and Run for the Hills

Public Citizen, 18.02.2010 03:03

Is San Onofre about to blow? If you listen to the nuclear workers who have contacted watchdog groups, the answer is: probably.



Culinary Extravaganza Highlights the Finest Chefs in Los Angeles - Flavors of Los Angeles Creates a Unique Gourmet Experience Under the Stars

padma media and marketing, Inc., 18.02.2010 00:26

Photo Credit: American Liver Foundation, Los Angeles Chapter Fourth annual Flavors of Los Angeles event, scheduled for May 23rd, at the City National Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles, spotlights premier chefs and restaurants to raise funds for the American Liver Foundation.



Is Alcohol a Drug?

Julieta Gil, 17.02.2010 23:26

You see alcohol everywhere, its part of today’s society, it’s considered part of everyday life.



BRD-Hartz-IV: 631 Euro ALG II Regelsatz

Joachim Winter, 17.02.2010 22:33

Hartz-IV Opfer ! Gutachten stellt fest: Der ALG II Regelsatz müsste auf 631 Euro angehoben werden ... In Bezug auf das Hartz-IV-Urteil des Bundesverfassungsgerichtes hat der Gutachter des Hartz-IV-Hauptklägers, Familie Thomas Kallay, die Hartz-IV-Regelsätze nun anhand der Vorgaben des BVerfG-Urteils neu berechnet - der monatliche Eckregelsatz müsste danach auf 631,00 Euro angehoben werden.



La universidad de Granada cede al chantaje de los cristofascistas y clausura la exposición Circus Christi

granaino, 17.02.2010 21:42

En un alarde de cobardía el citado Vicerrector ha llegado a disculparse y a declarar que ni siquiera han subvencionado la expo, ofreciendo resistencia cero a las coacciones y amenazas terroristas.



Afghanistan: Fiasko des NATO-&quot;Blitzkriegs&quot;

Raul P. Weber, 17.02.2010 19:12

Bundeswehr Abschaffen Taliban: Fiasko des NATO-"Blitzkriegs" in Südafghanistan - Journalisten eingeladen ... Der Pressedienst der Taliban hat jetzt ausländische Journalisten in den Kreis Marjah in der Provinz Helmand eingeladen, damit sich diese von einem Fiasko der Antitaliban-Operation Mushtarak der Streitkräfte der USA und der Nato überzeugen können. Wie es auf dem Internet-Portal "Dschichads Stimme" des so genannten Islamischen Emirats Afghanistan heißt, bieten die "engagierten und von Geheimdiensten bezahlten westlichen Medien" ein einseitiges Bild der Entwicklung in Nad-Ali und Marjah, wo vor acht Tagen die 2. Etappe der Operation Mushtarak (Gemeinsam) begonnen hat.



Illégalité du transport des chevreaux

L214, 17.02.2010 18:28

18 ans après l'adoption d'une directive européenne, le transport des chevreaux vivants se fait toujours dans l'illégalité !



MATIAS CASARES BRINGS SOCCER PROGRAM TO “FUTURE OF HAITI” ORPHANAGE

Paola Martinez, 17.02.2010 16:35

Future of Haiti, an orphanage and school with the purpose to build future leaders of Haiti, is working with Matias Casares, former Tampa Bay professional soccer player and Angels of Soccer of Haiti to put soccer as a mainstay in the orphanage



Vedanta reports record Q3 production

S Sahoo, 17.02.2010 12:42

Diversified-miner Vedanta Resources achieved record output volumes of zinc, lead, aluminium and iron-ore in the third quarter of its 2010 financial year.

The London-listed company reported to shareholders on Wednesday that its iron-ore output reached a record 5,4-million tons in the three months ended December 31, 2009, representing a 36% increase on the four-million tons produced in the third quarter of the previous year.



Vedanta set for ports entry with Vizag tender

S Sahoo, 17.02.2010 11:04

Government of India dominated maritime activity in the past. Policy direction is now oriented to encouraging the private sector to take the lead in port development and operations
Mining and metals conglomerate Vedanta Resources Plc, looks set to enter the ports business after submitting the best bid in the tender to upgrade and mechanize a general cargo berth to handle coking coal and steam coal at the Union government-owned port at Visakhapatnam, or Vizag, in Andhra Pradesh.



BRD: Lobbyisten und Steuerbetrüger

Arno C. Walters, 17.02.2010 10:47

Lobbyisten FDP schützt ihre Steuer-Großbetrüger und will erneute CD-Ankäufe blockieren – Teil 2 .... In Teil 1 vom 6.2.2010 heißt es noch “FDP schützt ihre Steuer-Großbetrüger und will erneuten CD-Ankauf blockieren”  http://www.readers-edition.de/2010/02/06/fdp-schuetzt-ihre-steuer-grossbetrueger-und-will-erneuten-cd-ankauf-blockieren/#comments , denn dort war nur von einer weiteren CD die Rede. Zuvor gab es schon ein großes Lamento über den Kauf der ersten CD in dieser Serie (sh. “CDU/CSU & FDP schützen ihre ‘Kundschaft’ vor Kronzeugen-CD?”, freitag.de  http://www.freitag.de/community/blogs/geierschreck/cducsu--fdp-schuetzen-ihre-kundschaft-vor-kronzeugen-cd , 31.1.2010, und readers-edition.de  http://www.readers-edition.de/2010/01/31/cducsu-fdp-schuetzen-ihre-kundschaft-vor-daten-cd-eines-kronzeugen/ , 31.1.2010, jeweils mit weiterführenden Kommentaren.)



hangar kronstadt

no border, 17.02.2010 10:20

calais



VAL initiative to treat 300 cataract, hydrocoel patients

S Sahoo, 17.02.2010 08:00

Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) has launched a unique health initiative project, Dristi and Everson of Sac - targeting cataract and hydrocoel patients of Jharsuguda, at the CDMO office. VAL will jointly implement the project in partnership with the District Health System.



Time to Evict Colonial Band Councils(Tribal Governments), Fossil Fuel, Uranium,Gold Loggers Corps etc From Traditional Indigenous Lands

Paradigm Shift Environmental Alliance, 17.02.2010 07:24

Time to Evict Colonial Band Councils(Tribal Governments), Fossil Fuel, Uranium,Gold Loggers Corps etc From Traditional Indigenous Lands



Challenges Galore As Haitians ‘Wipe Tears and Rebuild’

By Ernest Corea, 16.02.2010 23:53

IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis

WASHINGTON DC (IDN) - Religious ceremonies held one month after Haiti’s earthquake of January 12, 2010 saw a remarkable coherence among usually competing religious groups when priests representing voodoo beliefs, Roman Catholics, and evangelicals all worshiped together; seeking solace and holding fast to hopes of a future less harsh than the past.



save your pennies – sell your shares as long as possible!

udo ruhren, 16.02.2010 19:56

udo ruhren during the last year the equity prices disconnected completely from the trends of real economy. so a new „bubble“ accured and its going to burst soon. this all follows a scenario, which has been tested successfully during the last great depression....



BRD: Hartz-IV-Kürzung 2010 per Grundgesetzänderung

Werner W. Karstmann, 16.02.2010 18:37

GG für A'los Eilmeldung: ..... Man liest ja viel über die anstehende Grundgesetzänderung bezüglich der Hartz-IV-Gesetzgebung. Damit soll eine Änderung bei den nicht verfassunskonformen ARGEn verhindert werden. Leise und heimlich schleicht sich aber eine andere Grundgesetzänderung durch die Gassen der Politik. Nur von der erfährt man von den Mietstiften der Journaille momentan nichts ... es sein denn, man hört aufmerksam zu. So wie ich heute.



JUDÍOS TRAS EL 11 DE SEPTIEMBRE*

Revista Amanecer del Nuevo Siglo, 16.02.2010 17:41

Analistas norteamericanos denuncian la implicación
del lobby sionista tras los atentados del 11-S



Vedanta’s earnings shine on higher global metal prices

S Sahoo, 16.02.2010 11:57

Anil Agarwal-promoted Vedanta Resources Plc on Wednesday said the group’s core earnings for the third-quarter ended December 31, 2009, grew after metal prices jumped in the global markets. Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (ebidta) rose to $662.5 million in the three months ended December 31, 2009 from $10.1 million a year earlier, the London-based company said in a statement.



Indo-Pak Rivalry Jeopardises Disarmament Conference

By Ramesh Jaura, 16.02.2010 09:16

IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis

BERLIN (IDN) - Will the persistent distrust between Pakistan and India continue to litter the bumpy road to nuclear disarmament with shrapnel and spikes and bring to naught the multilateral conference in Geneva?



Vedanta's Rs 75 cr Trauma Care Centre in city soon

S Sahoo, 16.02.2010 08:51

The construction work for a 100-beded, state-of-the-art Trauma Care Centre, to be set up by Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL) in Bhubaneswar, is likely to start soon.
The state government has handed over the required 10 acres of land for the centre which would come up near Gangapada on the national highway No.5 in the Bhubaneswar-Khurda patch. It will handle the ever-increasing trauma cases and an estimated Rs 75 crore is proposed to be spent on the project. HOSMAC Consultant, an internationally reputed hospital maker has been roped in by the company to render its professional expertise for this project, company sources said.



Israel: Konflikt mit der Hamas

Bernhard Weber, 15.02.2010 22:31

Spiegel-TV-Hamas-TV Lässt Israel Feinde prophylaktisch liquidieren? ... Moderate Arabische Staaten beschuldigen Israel, den bewusst auf die Region auszudehnen. Gezielte Liquidierungen von Feinden Israels seien mittlerweile staatlich akzeptierte Mittel, um sich sogenannter Schlüsselgegner zu entledigen. Israel übertrete jedoch hier in mehrfacher Hinsicht Grenzen. Andere Länder wollten kein Schlachtfeld für den israelisch-palästinensischen Konflikt sein.



This Way Out: Undercover lesbian ministers+global LGBT news+more!

Overnight Productions (Inc.), 15.02.2010 21:56

Undercover lesbian ministers infiltrate a homophobic mega-church; "The Hour Between" coming of age and adulthood; remembering Black lesbian-feminist poet Audre Lorde in a "Rainbow Minute"; mob violence arrests a gay Kenyan wedding, E.U.-aspiring Croatia, Turkey and Macedonia must protect sexual minorities, the Prop 8 trial judge's open secret is revealed, and more global LGBT news.



Breaking Upwards

Mister Lister Films, 15.02.2010 21:08

Zoe Lister Jones and Daryl Wein star in 'Breaking Upwards', a romantic comedy about a young real life twentysomething couple who are strategizing to break up. The film, directed by Daryl Wein, features an outstanding cast including, Olivia Thirlby, Andrea Martin and Julie White.



Online Data entry work available in Mumbai.

Subhasis Ghosh, 15.02.2010 20:44

On-line Ad Posting Job.



New LCR High-voltage COTS Filters Perform in Extended Temperature Range for Increased Reliability

LCR Electronics, 15.02.2010 17:10

LCR Electronics now offers a line of single phase 300 VAC 50/60Hz COTS filters ideal for high reliability applications as found in the lighting, military and medical industries.



No shortage of legal cases against Anil Ambani

Global News, 15.02.2010 10:44

It’s hardly news that Anil Ambani has a major D6 gas pricing dispute against his brother Mukesh awaiting judgement in India’s Supreme Court. But PETROWATCH learns the younger son of legendary Indian industrialist the late Dhirubhai Ambani - and the world's third richest Indian after brother Mukesh and steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal - has thousands of legal cases pending against him.



&quot;Assasinate Arpaio&quot;

AAAAAA, 15.02.2010 10:03

An Anonymous Communique received via email, describing and contextualizing a controversial banner ("Assassinate Arpaio") held by anarchists at a march on January 16, 2010 in Phoenix Arizona. Sheriff Joe Arpaio is the notoriously racist and generally hated Sheriff of Maricopa County in Arizona- despised for his corrupt practices, cruelty towards prisoners and furtherance of the police state in Phoenix.



Waste to Energy Projects Picking Up Steam

alten, 15.02.2010 05:29

Waste to Energy Projects Picking Up Steam but conflict exists over whether they are a valid renewable energy resource or a waste of energy.



Spanish Inquiry of Alleged Bush-Era War Crimes To Begin

Frank Morales, Lloyd Woltz, 15.02.2010 02:39

On Monday, February 15, 2010, Spanish Judge Balthazar Garzon will
formally convene an investigation of War Crimes and Crimes Against
Humanity allegedly committed by United States government officials
during the Bush administration.



Rocket Queen #1

Janet, 15.02.2010 02:12

Rocket Queen was a perzine written in North Carolina and New Orleans.

Rocket Queen was written by Janet and lasted for two issues. The first issue told about Janet’s experiences stripping in North Carolina. Sections were "Why do people strip?", "Sacred Whore vs. Degraded Object", "a look at strip joint customers" as well as advice to girls starting out in the business. The second issue was about stripping in New Orleans and the sociology involved. It contained a history of sex work in New Orleans. It also contained a resource guide to clubs in New Orleans from a dancer’s perspective.



LEGALISATION OF ALL CRIMES BY UK JUDICIARY SHETREET v SHARP AND LOVELLS / HOGAN &amp; HARTSON COMMON LAW

ELAD SHETREET, 15.02.2010 00:19

BECAUSE THE OBJECTIVE LAW WAS ON MY SIDE THE UK JUDICIARY AND UK ATTORNEY GENREAL DECLARED THAT I AM VERMIN AGAINST WHOM ALL CRIMES ARE LEGAL. SEE www.elad-shetreet.com folders 1A and 1B at bottom of webpage. See especially Exhibits 56, 6, 8, 52 and 150. SOS TO THE CIVILISED WORLD.



Doors Wide Open For Nuclear Technology Exports to India

By Prakash Joshi, 14.02.2010 23:54

IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis

NEW DELHI (IDN) – The door has finally been thrown open for a free flow of nuclear exports to India. The four nuclear weapons states -- USA, Russia, France and Britain -- have lifted a ban on atomic cooperation with the world’s largest democracy, ending India's nuclear isolation since it tested a nuclear device in 1974.



Dresden setzt sich quer

Jürgen Bernbacher, 14.02.2010 22:08

Dresden setzt sich quer Kein Durchkommen für Neonazis am Samstag in der sächsischen Landeshauptstadt ... Über 12000 Nazigegner haben den »Mythos Dresden« geknackt und einen geplanten Aufmarsch von über 6000 Neonazis aus dem In- und Ausland mittels Massenblockaden verhindert. Ursprünglich wollten die Faschisten anläßlich des 65. Jahrestages der alliierten Bombardierung durch die Stadt marschieren und die Luftangriffe auf die Elbmetropole für ihre Propaganda über einen »Bombenholocaust« mißbrauchen.



Invierte Sedena 21 millones para festejar bicentenario de la Independencia y centenario de la Revolución

José Vìctor Rodríguez Nájera, 14.02.2010 21:55

El desfile militar costará 50 veces más lo que se invirtió en 2009; 4 millones para dos escenarios



Ian Masters. Back Ground Briefing. Pacifica radio? Have they been taken over?

Sara, 14.02.2010 21:19

"Ian Masters. Back Ground Briefing. Pacifica radio? What gives? Masters and Pacifica now offer us liberal dribble as opposed to focused class analysis on the workings of imperial capitalism. We don't need another string of state department/CIA hacks and retired US militaries on Pacifica with their clever lies."



Patient Status: Code Zero

Malcolm Everett, 14.02.2010 20:51

"Do not resuscitate" and "no code" or "code 0" both put the emphasis on withholding life-saving measures. Who is calling the shot here?



My letter to Grant county sheriff, New Mexico, early December 2009

Bill Gallagher, 14.02.2010 19:24

reposting

am attempting escape from this prison by jesus, the perpetrators here, the team, are really going into high gear:



pandemic &amp; human guiney pigs ?

Malcolm Everett, 14.02.2010 19:10

Swine flu jab link to killer nerve disease... AreTainted Vaccines a Conspiracy to Provoke a Pandemic? Two residents of Markham in Ontario, Canada have been diagnosed with the debilitating nerve disease Guillain-Barre Syndrome, after both taking the H1N1 flu shot in the same doctor’s office just two days apart. Medical Secrets Exposed!



Plataforma Bolivariana por la Nueva Colombia

FARC-EP, 14.02.2010 18:36

Importante documento de las Farc-Ep para el pueblo de Colombia.



Carta abierta de la Farc al Gral. Freddy Padilla de León, alto Jefe Militar colombiano

Jorge Suárez Briceño (Mono Jojoy) jefe de la Farc - enero de 2010, 14.02.2010 18:24

Con la honestidad que corresponde a nuestro compromiso con el cambio social y la lealtad que le debemos a nuestro pueblo, le aseguramos, que no vamos a desistir después de más de 40 años de lucha, ni a aceptar una falsa paz. No traicionaremos los sueños de justicia de la Colombia que clama por la paz con justicia social, ni la memoria de los miles de muertos, ni a las víctimas de las innumerables tragedias que ha ocasionado esta cruenta guerra, declarada por la oligarquía al pueblo desde hace más de 50 años.




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