Diana Garduno

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The UK is an ageing society – so maybe it’s time to start seriously catering for people’s needs

As baby boomers start to outnumber children under five, a social crisis is looming that will affect every generation<p>Falling birthrates and the lengthening lives of baby boomers born between 1946 and 1964 produce an extraordinary statistic. On current trends, from now until 2037, while the numbers …

German Unification: A Nation Divided | ZEIT ONLINE

In the early euphoria following the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Germany moved quickly to erase the scars of its Cold War division. But East …

Europe

On the turn - India’s outsourcing business

Special report<p>India’s outsourcing businessOn the turn<p>IF TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES (TCS), an Indian outsourcing firm, wanted to impress its customers …

Manufacturing

15 Fascinating facts about McDonald's in UK

As McDonald’s celebrates its 40th birthday in Britain, here are 15 amazing facts about the fast food chain that brought Big Macs to the UK<p>1. The first McDonald’s in the UK opened in Powis St, Woolwich in south east London. The company wanted a West End site, but the only landlord who was selling …

The Electronic Afterlife

The shirt on your back: the human cost of the Bangladeshi garment industry | World news | theguardian.com

India’s population policies, including female sterilisation, beset by problems

Sterilisation camps for women seen as cheaper option than contraceptives in remote villages, while incentives for surgery condemned as coercion by legal experts<p>No government in India has successfully formulated policies to manage the country’s human population growth, which stands at 1.6% a year, …

US-Mexico border 'patrolled by drones'

<b>The US government is using drones to patrol half of its border with Mexico, a report by the Associated Press says.</b><p>The strategy means that the US is increasingly able to move away from using large numbers of border patrol agents along the entire frontier.<p>The drones allow border control agents to …

Immigration

Old-age dependency ratios

Continued increases in longevity will ensure that the old-age dependency ratio, which measures the number of elderly people as a share of those of …

Australia and China trade deal to 'supercharge' export industry

Australia and China have signed a "ground-breaking" $18 billion free trade agreement on Monday afternoon in Canberra.<p>Australia's Trade Minister …

10 developing countries most dependent on remittances

The lasting impact of remittances, or money that migrant workers send to family members and other individuals in their home countries, is a …

Sub-Saharan Africa's youth population offers ‘enormous potential’

UN report says sharp rise in numbers of youngsters in poorest countries presents opportunities to boost economies and better people’s lives<p>Surging youth populations in sub-Saharan Africa will bring “enormous potential for economic and social growth” if leaders follow lessons in creating …

Ebola crisis: three things Band Aid should really be singing about

Instead of more tired stereotypes of poor Africans, celebrities could highlight the geo-political problems that allowed the disease to spread<p>This weekend celebrity musicians will come together to record a new version of 1980s hit Do They Know It’s Christmas. Bob Geldof and Midge Ure have galvanised …

How McDonald's conquered India

<b>A staunch vegetarian, Amit Jatia was 14 when he walked into a McDonald's for the first time.</b><p>It was in Japan and all he could have was a milkshake.<p>He loved it.<p>He is now the man behind McDonald's in India, responsible for the phenomenal growth the company has had in the country.<p>Vegetarian family …

India's sterilisation camps must give way to proper family planning

A target-driven mindset and a disregard for female life mean the country’s birth control drive has been tainted by tragedy<p>It is one of the worst medical disasters in India’s history. Following a simple procedure called laparoscopic tubectomy carried out at two sterilisation camps in the Bilaspur …

Fortune.com

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Time Inc.

Slavery levels in UK 'higher than thought'

<b>There could be between 10,000 and 13,000 victims of slavery in the UK, higher than previous figures, analysis for the Home Office suggests.</b><p>Modern slavery victims are said to include women forced into prostitution, "imprisoned" domestic staff and workers in fields, factories and fishing boats.<p>The …

UK Home Office

Water Crisis - Learn About The Global Water Crisis | Water.org

Water connects every aspect of life. Access to safe water and sanitation can quickly turn problems into potential – unlocking education, work …

12 voices speaking as 1: It's time to change climate change

Climate change is one of the biggest problems facing humanity. Fusion talked to a dozen activists, musicians, entrepreneurs and artists who are …

What It Would Really Take to Reverse Climate Change

<b>Google cofounder Larry Page</b> is fond of saying that if you choose a harder problem to tackle, you’ll have less competition. This business philosophy …

Carbon emissions: past, present and future – interactive

As the UN climate talks open in Lima to agree on a draft text for a treaty in Paris next year, here is a timeline of world’s top 20 emitters of carbon dioxide since the dawn of industrialisation dominated by UK and US.<p>This interactive is jointly produced with the World Resources Institute<p>Carbon …

Switzerland rejects immigration cap

Voters say no to Ecopop initiative that would have seen net immigration slashed from 80,000 to 16,000 a year<p>Swiss voters have roundly rejected an initiative to put a cap on immigration in the name of environmental concerns.<p>Final results showed 74.1% of voters said no in a referendum spearheaded by …

World Population Will Soar Higher Than Predicted

United Nations leaders have worried for decades about the pace of population growth. A few years ago leading calculations had global population …

Geography

Helping older people live full and secure lives | Age helps | Global AgeWatch Index 2015

“The Global AgeWatch Index shows not only what works for older people but also how much we need to do to fulfil the promise of our world. Improving …

United Nations

Hardline Australia, confused Scandinavia and tense Russia: the global immigration picture

Special report: immigration increasingly dominates national debate in the UK. But what about elsewhere? From the far right making political capital in Scandinavia to border guards pushing migrant boats back to sea in Australia and the millions of Afghan refugees in Pakistan, Guardian correspondents …

A look at male and female movers by age

This short report looks at the sex ratio of internal migrants for the year ending June 2013.<p>Published as a supplement to the annual internal …

Abandoned migrant ship Ezadeen reaches Italy

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1135000/1135151_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518253559_6c213a891dbeacaad3ae811c10d38c5e<p><b>A ship abandoned by its crew off Italy with 360 migrants on board has arrived at the Italian port of Corigliano Calabro, the coastguard says.</b><p>Earlier, …

North Africa