guardian
guardian:

In the rush to report the death of Robin Williams guidelines on reporting suicide have been ignored by the media. Experts warn that reports which detail the method or use inappropriate language can lead to a rise in suicides. The media has duty to report suicide responsibly
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• In the US, the National Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-8255. In the UK, the Samaritans can be contacted on 08457 90 90 90. In Australia, the crisis support service Lifeline is on 13 11 14.

guardian:

In the rush to report the death of Robin Williams guidelines on reporting suicide have been ignored by the media. Experts warn that reports which detail the method or use inappropriate language can lead to a rise in suicides. The media has duty to report suicide responsibly

Photos: Touchstone Pictures / EPA

• In the US, the National Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-8255. In the UK, the Samaritans can be contacted on 08457 90 90 90. In Australia, the crisis support service Lifeline is on 13 11 14.

guardian
guardian:

George RR Martin has issued a definitive “fuck you” to fans wondering if he will finish his lengthy fantasy series before he dies.
Asked by Swiss daily newspaper Tages-Anzeiger about readers’ worries that A Song of Ice and Fire might not be completed by the author, Martin responded:

"I find that question pretty offensive, frankly, when people start speculating about my death and my health, so fuck you to those people".

In case the message wasn’t entirely clear, he then gave “those people” the finger. Full story here
Photo: Still from Tages Anzeiger’s video interview

I wouldnt expect anything less from Mr. Martin!

guardian:

George RR Martin has issued a definitive “fuck you” to fans wondering if he will finish his lengthy fantasy series before he dies.

Asked by Swiss daily newspaper Tages-Anzeiger about readers’ worries that A Song of Ice and Fire might not be completed by the author, Martin responded:

"I find that question pretty offensive, frankly, when people start speculating about my death and my health, so fuck you to those people".

In case the message wasn’t entirely clear, he then gave “those people” the finger. Full story here

Photo: Still from Tages Anzeiger’s video interview

I wouldnt expect anything less from Mr. Martin!

worldsbestnews
worldsbestnews:

Worried about the growing world population? - Then invest in women’s education!In India, improved education of women in the early 1970s resulted in voluntary fertility declines in the Indian state of Kerala. Kerala had a population density three times the average Indian state, but the state government invested in universal education and provided greater access to family planning and, by 1989, the fertility rates there had fallen to the second lowest in the country. Read more at: http://newint.org/blog/2014/07/08/education-women-fertility/#sthash.dApXwZGr.KrzdD4I3.dpufPhoto: DFID under a Creative Commons Licence

worldsbestnews:

Worried about the growing world population? 
- Then invest in women’s education!

In India, improved education of women in the early 1970s resulted in voluntary fertility declines in the Indian state of Kerala. 

Kerala had a population density three times the average Indian state, but the state government invested in universal education and provided greater access to family planning and, by 1989, the fertility rates there had fallen to the second lowest in the country. 

Read more at: http://newint.org/blog/2014/07/08/education-women-fertility/#sthash.dApXwZGr.KrzdD4I3.dpuf

Photo: DFID under a Creative Commons Licence