Mississippi State Penitentiary, photo courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Health. Around the world, countries are increasing their prison capacity at “an alarming rate of expansion” – despite widespread calls for reductions in prison populations around the world, according to a report by Penal Reform International (PRI) published on Wednesday.Read More →

Kalinaki’s thesis promotes the idea that rapidly expanding population growth at 3.3% has undermined income growth over three decades, which explains the intractable and resilient levels of poverty. The puzzle couldn’t be much more relevant and challenging for policy makers; however, the explanation he provides is highly questionable and problematicRead More →

The latest National Family Health Survey-5 report is encouraging as it shows an overall improvement in the country’s public health metrics related to maternal and child well-being, resulting from increased use of contraceptives. These gains are important because they are, in turn, indicators of certain, albeit slow, progress towards achievingRead More →

It’s time for your cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian real estate Canadian real estate has a problem with money laundering and fraud: intelligence report Canadian real estate is an excellent money laundering tool, according to the CICA. The Canadian intelligence agency has released a report on howRead More →

Localities were also urged to actively update communication materials and recommendations on COVID-19 prevention and control in accordance with the current situation, and disseminate this information to the public. Previously, the Ministry of Health had sent an urgent document to people’s committees of provinces and cities on suspending COVID-19 medicalRead More →

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. PRINCETON, NJ, May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Agile Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGRX), a women’s healthcare company, today released the results of its first year of safety monitoring post-marketing pharmacovigilance for Twirla® (levonorgestrel and ethinylestradiol) transdermal systemRead More →

With Six Promotions and Two Senior Advisor Hires to the Portfolio Services Team, Norwest Expands Strategic Leadership to Support Portfolio Companies PALO ALTO, Calif., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Northwest Venture Partnersa leading venture capital and growth equity firm, today announced that it has appointed Lisa Ames as the company’sRead More →

Gurugram, India, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — – Various tailored programs and schedules in fitness centers and unisex gyms are being introduced to entice female participants to engage in the regimens offered by these centers. – Investments by new foreign players in the country will drive the growth ofRead More →

Ken Research Pvt. ltd Oman Fitness Services Industry Research Report Covers Commercial Gyms Market in Oman, Cost of Building a Fitness Services Center in Oman, Impact of COVID 19 on the Industry of fitness services in Oman, the impact of COVID on the fitness services market in Oman, the directRead More →

New Zealand’s record unemployment rate remains stable, but thousands more workers have taken sick leave in recent months due to the Omicron outbreak. Builder on the construction site (file photo). (Source: istock.com) Statistics NZ says that in the March quarter of 2022 the unemployment rate was 3.2%. This means thatRead More →

In recent months, marketers have seemed to be increasingly optimistic about the metaverse. Arguments for various metaverse activations — some with in-person extensions — have been consistent, as marketers seem to be hoping to grab headlines for simply having branded activations in the metaverse, agency executives said. at Digiday. MarketersRead More →

The first studies have been completed and the meteorologists agree. Florida is gearing up for another year of above average tropical activity. In fact, hyperactive hurricane seasons are becoming the new normal. Since 2016, every season has seen above-normal activity. “We are updating our definition of what is defined asRead More →