16 Sep '11, 11pm

Denmark Elects 1st Female Prime Minister | Care2 Causes

Denmark Elects 1st Female Prime Minister | Care2 Causes

Denmark has elected its first female prime minister, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, in a close general election. Thorning-Schmidt’s victory removes a center-right coalition from power after ten years in which Denmark adopted some of the toughest controls on immigration in Europe. As of midnight Thursday in Copenhagen, the red bloc, an alliance led by Thorning-Schmidt’s Social Democratic party, had won 89 seats in the 179-seat Parliament and was likely to win another three. The blue bloc of Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen had won 86 seats and was likely to win one more. He has conceded the election to Thorning-Schmidt. Issues of government spending and taxes dominated the election. Denmark has a population of 5.5 million and, according to the New York Times , its economy is the worst-performing in Scandinavia, with this year’s economic growth projected to be 1.25 percent. Den...

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Denmark elects first female prime minister. Med...

straitstimes.com 16 Sep '11, 6pm

Ms Thorning-Schmidt (above), the elegant, blonde daughter-in-law of former British Labour party leader Neil Kinnock, and h...

Prime Minister Najib’s Malaysia Day Address: A Cynical View

Prime Minister Najib’s Malaysia Day Address: A ...

dinmerican.wordpress.com 18 Sep '11, 1am

Prime Minister Najib Razak appeared to be nursing a stiff neck, and certainly looked terribly nervous and uncomfortable as...

Happy Constitution Day! | Care2 Causes

Happy Constitution Day! | Care2 Causes

care2.com 16 Sep '11, 9pm

Constitution Day, formally known as Citizenship Day, is the holiday that marks the formal adoption of the the U.S. Constit...

Pettersen Voted Academy's August Female Athlete of the Month: DAPHNE, Ala.— Suzann Pettersen of Norway won the U...

Pettersen Voted Academy's August Female Athlete...

lpga.com 17 Sep '11, 11am

of Norway won the United States Sports Academy’s August Female Athlete of the Month after her comeback from nine shots dow...

Joint Press Release: Prime Minister’s Malaysia ...

malaysianbar.org.my 16 Sep '11, 10am

The Malaysian Bar, Advocates’ Association of Sarawak and Sabah Law Association take the view that Malaysia does not need a...

New Species of Dolphin Discovered in Australia | Care2 Causes

New Species of Dolphin Discovered in Australia ...

care2.com 17 Sep '11, 7pm

Written by Stephen Messenger , a Treehugger blogger Researchers in Australia say they’ve made a remarkable discovery, iden...

Make Every Day A Rhino Day | Care2 Causes

Make Every Day A Rhino Day | Care2 Causes

care2.com 22 Sep '11, 3am

September 22nd is Rhino Day – a day to highlight the threat this magnificent species is facing from poachers prepared to h...

Salon Vim: Touching Lives with a Heart for the ...

“TOUCHING LIVES WITH A HEART FOR THE PEOPLE” The world goes around in a cycle and one thing leads to another. A kind act w...

A Reaction to Malaysian Prime Minister’s Malaysia Day Address

A Reaction to Malaysian Prime Minister’s Malays...

dinmerican.wordpress.com 16 Sep '11, 3am

The Prime Minister’s announcement on a number of changes to the country’s laws, including ending the Emergency, will have ...

Stop Snapperfest 2012 | Care2 Causes

Stop Snapperfest 2012 | Care2 Causes

care2.com 17 Sep '11, 11pm

In Ohio County, Indiana, an incredibly cruel event called Snapperfest has been held for the past 13 years. Wild snapping t...

Something to share: MacDonald Bus

Something to share: MacDonald Bus

Take a closer look at the bus in the picture. Guess what's behind the curtain and log in to www.mcdwin.com to win a prize ...

Greece Could Run Out Of Money By Mid-October | Care2 Causes

Greece Could Run Out Of Money By Mid-October | ...

care2.com 17 Sep '11, 10am

The possibility of Greece defaulting on its debt and setting off an economic crisis not only in the euro zone but througho...

"As I walked to the door of his office, the Prime Minister (LKY) called me back. I remember his words: 'Nathan

"As I walked to the door of his office, the Pri...

theonlinecitizen.com 22 Sep '11, 12am

“As I walked to the door of his office, the Prime Minister (LKY) called me back. I remember his words: ‘Nathan – I am givi...

Hurricane Pet Rescues (Videos) | Care2 Causes

care2.com 18 Sep '11, 6am

When Hurricane Irene made landfall along the East Coast, our Animal Rescue Team was ready to respond to pets in need. The ...

#humanrights Comment on Repeal ISA Now, says Human Rights Watch to Prime Minister Najib by Sam01

#humanrights Comment on Repeal ISA Now, says Hu...

dinmerican.wordpress.com 23 Sep '11, 7am

The Malaysian Prime Minister’s major announcement that the government would abolish the Internal Security Act (ISA) and ot...