Bombings force Pakistani children into work
PAKISTAN: At seven years old, it’s a struggle for
Zabita Khan to work all afternoon, dodging vehicles, rickshaws and
donkey carts to carry drinks for thirsty customers in a hot, crowded
It is far from fair and inclusive globalization:
Over 5b people lack social protection
UNITED NATIONS: Two thirds of the world’s
population live without social security protection, according to a
United Nations report released Thursday which prompted calls from
key leaders for improved welfare.
Sarkozy woos voters after euro deal
‘EU avoided a global catastrophe’:
FRANCE: Fresh from clinching a deal on the euro,
French President Nicolas Sarkozy sought to convince voters Thursday
he was best-placed to steer the country ahead of a tough election
fight next year.