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Russia 'does not understand' uproar over Syria arms sales

Russia was defiant in the face of criticism over arm supplies to Syria after reports that Moscow is supplying improved "ship-killing" missiles to the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.<p>Sergei Lavrov, <b>Russia's</b> foreign minister, accused Western media of "trying to create a sensation" and claimed that …

Pen Canada hit with political-activities audit by Canada Revenue Agency

The Canada Revenue Agency has launched a political-activities audit of Pen Canada, a small charity promoting freedom of expression that has criticized the Harper government in the past.<p>Two tax auditors showed up Monday morning at the tiny Toronto offices of Pen Canada, asking to see a wide range of …

Foreign students are actually making US universities less diverse

When American university administrators talk about globalization, as they often do these days, they are clear on the value of international students to their campuses. Some emphasize the high moral road and the way diverse perspectives enrich the educational experience. Others more bluntly point to …

Higher Education

Georgia GOP Chair Worries Married People Are Getting a 'Free Ride'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Sue Everhart, chairwoman of the Georgia Republican Party, has drawn a line deep in the sand. Gay …

China cracks down on 'magic' car licence plates

China's attempts to curb what is seen as widespread corruption, particularly among the armed forces, is being extended to the car park.<p>BMWs, Audis and even Bentleys with a military licence plate and senior officers at the wheel have become an increasingly common sight in the streets of China's …

Armed Forces

Mexican drug cartels move deeper into US to tighten grip on narcotics market

Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the US border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work …