A controversial exemption from the tradition had been granted for two teenage brothers whose interpretation of the Koran meant they were unwilling to touch a member of the opposite sex. The regional authority said teachers "had the right" to demand handshakes. Shaking teachers' hands as a sign of respect is a longstanding tradition in Switzerland.
“If there were winners or losers in America in this century, they were the losers,” he said. “You’re talking to people who haven’t won in 30 years, and now somebody is telling them they’re going to win again.”
Obama said the American presidential election is being "very" closely watched oversees. He told reporters that "it's fair to say" world leaders are "surprised" Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee.
Everyone is welcome, everyone is encouraged to do their best.
- Drexel University College of MedicineInterdisciplinary Health Sciences, 2011 - 2014
- University of Notre DameScience Pre-Professional, 2007 - 2011
- Portsmouth Abbey School2003 - 2007
- Crossy Road
- ∞ Loop
- Pac-Man 256
- Hospital for Special SurgeryResearch Technician, 2013 - present
- Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineResearch Assistant, 2009 - 2009
- Healthy Family CenterSummer Intern, 2010 - 2010
'No Muslims allowed': how nationalism is rising in Aung San Suu Kyi's My...
Concerns grow that Buddhist extremism may flourish unless country’s new democratic leaders counter discrimination against minorities
'Deus Ex' trailer shows mankind divided over augmentation
The live-action trailer for 'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' is really good.
Tech Mogul Helped Hulk Hogan Take Down Gawker - The New York Times
Peter Thiel’s role in backing the lawsuit against Gawker may have consequences for the rest of the media covering the billionaires of Silico
Stop Turning Off Your Lock Screen, Use Android Smart Lock Instead
Regularly locking your phone’s screen can be an annoyance. So much so that a third of Android users don’t even lock their phones at all, and
Hyundai models are getting Android Auto and CarPlay with a DIY update
Hyundai just announced a bunch of updates to some of its 2015, 2016, and 2017 models that let owners add support for Android Auto and CarPla
Switzerland: Muslim students must shake teacher's hand - BBC News
Students in Switzerland must shake their teachers' hands, after controversy around an exemption that was granted for two teenage Muslim brot
Harvard student drives undocumented mother from Texas to Cambridge for c...
Norma Torres Mendoza’s mother is an undocumented immigrant, and feared putting her on a plane.
The Conservative Case Against Trump - The New York Times
Conservatives tempted to support the Republican ticket should think again.
Overwatch: A Laid-Back Shooter Without the Crappy Attitudes | WIRED
Blizzard's latest game strikes me as a profound new step for online competitive shooters, one that strives to engender positive feelings all
A Uniquely Korean Household Worry - The New York Times
Across South Korea, many people believe a common household appliance can kill if left on too long.
Ahead of Obama’s Hiroshima visit, differing views emerge - The Boston Globe
Though the White House has ruled out an apology from President Obama, different narratives of the war come into focus.
Obama Braces for Donald Trump Questions From World Leaders - The New Yor...
President Obama’s private discussions at the Group of 7 summit in Japan are likely to cover a topic not on the agenda: Mr. Trump’s chances o
Japan Has a Kit Kat for Every Taste, and Then Some - The New York Times
There are nearly 300 varieties of Kit Kat in Japan, where the candy is so popular that it is sold at high-end department stores, Kit Kat-onl
Ontario parents who object to vaccines could be forced to take a class i...
The provincial legislature is considering a bill to require parents who are seeking non-medical exemptions to vaccination requirement for pu
In Historic Step, Obama To Visit Hiroshima Later This Month
President Obama will be the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Japanese city since America dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Na
Think America's terrified of Donald Trump? Check out how the rest of the...
Trump embodies many of the world's worst fears about America.
Trump: U.S. can never default because it prints money
"You know, I’m the king of debt. I understand debt probably better than anybody."
Chester Englander on Twitter: "I just love the @TorontoSymphony Listenin...
I just love the @TorontoSymphony Listening Guide in their programs.... Never seen anything like it before. Genius! Embedded image. 5:48 PM -