As reports emerged of Russian troops digging trenches on the border with the Ukraine's Crimea, the UK Foreign Office announced
Dementia, in common with many terminal diseases, polarises opinion when it comes to the priorities different individuals and groups have. For me, finding merit in every argument isn't difficult. Take for example families who have a loved one currently living with dementia; their priority is generally for improved care and support now. Who wouldn't agree with that?
If you haven't been personally touched by dementia you may be wondering why it deserves this platform. Why aren't other diseases afforded the same global attention you may ask? But that's just it, they have been.
The UK's National Cyber Security Strategy aims to increase the scale and impact of these efforts by building resilience globally and assisting those countries that lack the infrastructure and expertise to protect their cyberspace, while also working to ensure cyberspace supports innovation, economic growth and social benefits.
It is no secret that dementia is one of the most pressing challenges the UK is facing. Currently there are 670,000 people diagnosed with the condition in this country alone, and this number is set to double over the next 30 years. However dementia is far from a uniquely British problem - it is a world-wide challenge. Similar problems and pressures being played out across the world for families, patients and governments as they work hard to respond to the sometimes significant demands of this growing condition.
It's been revealed that at last month's G8 conference, David Cameron gave his fellow world leaders a USB stick containing
David Cameron has joked that Russian president Vladimir Putin wanted a "bare-chested dress-code" at last month's G8 summit
George Osborne laughed off Barack Obama's G8 gaffe when he repeatedly called the Chancellor "Jeffrey". The US president apparently
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What's in a name? Well, quite a lot, if you're the chancellor of the exchequer. Or Yohan Cabaye. Or Kim and Kanye's new kaby