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AllAfrica.com
The Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015Trials shall be held in the High Court on information filed: (a) by the Attorne
The Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Trials shall be held in the High Court on information filed: (a) by the Attorney-General of the Federation or by the Attorney General of the State or a law officer in the ministry of justice; (c) by a Legal Officer of any prosecuting agency; (d) by a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Ongoing refugee crisis fuels political debateframing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, wi
Ongoing refugee crisis fuels political debate
Swissinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without advertising. Articles can be copied and used if these guidelines are followed: The article can only be used if it clearly mentions “[author], swissinfo.ch” For... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The 'great unwashed' grow tired of the cycle of injusticeAt the instruction of the Socio-Economic Rights Institute I led a legal team th
The 'great unwashed' grow tired of the cycle of injustice
Mail & Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
At the instruction of the Socio-Economic Rights Institute I led a legal team that represented, in the end, 36 of the 37 families of mineworkers killed by the police at Marikana: three on August 13 2012 and 33 on August 16 2012. The family of another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
An Eagle Eyed View of the NBA's Annual ConferenceThe Annual General Conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) where
An Eagle Eyed View of the NBA's Annual Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
The Annual General Conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) where lawyers, judges, academics and stakeholders in the legal profession converge to learn, exchange ideas, re-energise, reflect upon and proffer solutions to the ceaseless... Read more
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The New Yorker
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?Of broken-windows policing, Bratton said, “I rely on what my eyes show me.”Cred
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?
The New Yorker / Posted 22 hours ago
Of broken-windows policing, Bratton said, “I rely on what my eyes show me.”Credit Photograph by Pari Dukovic for The New Yorker On a bitterly cold night in February, William Bratton, New York City’s police commissioner, joined several hundred... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centreThe Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on th
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centre
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
The Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on the same day operator Transfield Services announced it's expected to have its contract renewed for five years. The company has a $1.2 billion contract to run detention... Read more
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Weekly Times
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centreTHE Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on th
Inquiry scathing of Nauru detention centre
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
THE Nauru immigration detention centre has been given a poor report card, on the same day operator Transfield Services announced it's expected to have its contract renewed for five years. THE company has a $1.2 billion contract to run detention... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The Young Witness
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Western Advocate
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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WA Today
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hund
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. A senior... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hund
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. A senior... Read more
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The Border Mail
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The Courier
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The Young Witness
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Western Advocate
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Manning River Times
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The North West Star
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The Age
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hund
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. A senior... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hund
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. A senior... Read more
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Canberra Times
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hund
'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia'
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Nauru. Photo: Kevin Ponniah Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. A senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Demands Protection for Whistle-Blowersprotection was given to whistle-blowers, a coalition of civil society organisat
Group Demands Protection for Whistle-Blowers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
protection was given to whistle-blowers, a coalition of civil society organisations working on transparency, accountability and good governance in Nigeria, have said. The group said in Abuja on Tuesday that it was time the National Assembly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rape, Stigma, Poverty - the Lot of Urban Refugees in CameroonYaounde — Eleven-year-old Christian* and 13-year-old Pauline* stare down blankl
Rape, Stigma, Poverty - the Lot of Urban Refugees in Cameroon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Yaounde — Eleven-year-old Christian* and 13-year-old Pauline* stare down blankly at the health cards grasped tightly in their hands at the Red Cross medical centre in Cameroon's capital. Both fled conflict in Central African Republic (CAR) in June... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Giving Boko Haram Children and Their Mothers Appropriate Socialisation, CareBy Bisi Alabi-Williams and Ijeoma Opara Grim prospects of having about 16,000
Giving Boko Haram Children and Their Mothers Appropriate Socialisation, Care
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Bisi Alabi-Williams and Ijeoma Opara Grim prospects of having about 16,000 women pregnant with indiscriminate seeds planted by members of the Boko Haram sect in Nigeria's Northeast is one development that is benumbing to contemplate. But reality... Read more
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Unicef
Providing access to clean water in Myanmar’s Rakhine state By Mariana Palavra Children and families in Myanmar’s Rakhine state are stil
Providing access to clean water in Myanmar’s Rakhine state
Unicef / Posted 11 days ago
By Mariana Palavra Children and families in Myanmar’s Rakhine state are still recovering from the sectarian violence that erupted in 2012. Many live in camps, where they are vulnerable to... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Nuclear family in meltdown (but the kids will be okay)Lesley and John Brown had been trying to conceive for nine years. The failures
Nuclear family in meltdown (but the kids will be okay)
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
Lesley and John Brown had been trying to conceive for nine years. The failures took their toll: Lesley became depressed, and at one point suggested that John find a “normal woman”. Eventually, she was referred to Patrick Steptoe, a gynaecologist at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Human Rights Commission Hosts Public Outreach Clinic Interventions, 25 to 26 AugOn 25 and 26 August 2015, the South African Human Rights Commission ('the Commi
Human Rights Commission Hosts Public Outreach Clinic Interventions, 25 to 26 Aug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
On 25 and 26 August 2015, the South African Human Rights Commission ('the Commission') will host public outreach clinics at the Orange Farm Multipurpose Centre. The clinics are designed to promote human rights awareness amongst the community and to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women's Rights and Customary WrongsONE OF the greatest challenges facing women in much of the world is the gap bet
Women's Rights and Customary Wrongs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
ONE OF the greatest challenges facing women in much of the world is the gap between their legal rights and their ability as individuals to claim them. National constitutions are increasingly likely to guarantee gender equality, but many also... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Austerity - Elite Terrorism Against Ordinary PeopleThis article arises from increasing frustration and irritation about the way th
Austerity - Elite Terrorism Against Ordinary People
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
This article arises from increasing frustration and irritation about the way that the debate about Greece, and in general about austerity, is framed. My frustration is not only with the policy thugs who are implementing austerity, but also, to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No, President Museveni, Ugandans Want Term Limits!During a joint press conference with President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, E
No, President Museveni, Ugandans Want Term Limits!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
During a joint press conference with President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Entebbe, President Museveni said that Ugandans had overwhelmingly rejected term limits. This is not true. Of course Museveni knows that what he said is wrong because he is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mapping international claims to the Arctic seabedNew Arctic map, with August 2015 Russian claims shown in pale yellow While maps
Mapping international claims to the Arctic seabed
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
New Arctic map, with August 2015 Russian claims shown in pale yellow While maps can certainly enlighten and educate, they can just as easily be used to support certain political narratives. With this in mind, Durham University's Centre for Borders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renewed Vigour Against Gender-Based ViolenceFor gender activists in Nigeria, the Violence Against Persons Prohibition law s
Renewed Vigour Against Gender-Based Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
For gender activists in Nigeria, the Violence Against Persons Prohibition law signed into law by former President Goodluck Jonathan before the end of his administration has provided a new vigour against gender based violence in the country. Before... Read more
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The Telegraph
The way to dusty death snakes from Burdwan to a block near Calcuttaof death since 2012 is bound together not just by Minakhan, located not more th
The way to dusty death snakes from Burdwan to a block near Calcutta
The Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
of death since 2012 is bound together not just by Minakhan, located not more than 40km from Calcutta in North 24-Parganas, and silicosis, a lung disease. All the six had worked at stone-crushing units in Burdwan's Asansol-Ranigunj belt, choking... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Lawyers in debt collection loopholeGovernment is tightening up on reckless and unscrupulous lending, but a recent
Lawyers in debt collection loophole
Mail & Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Government is tightening up on reckless and unscrupulous lending, but a recent judgment in the high court shone the spotlight on law firms that collect debt yet are not subject to debt collection law or regulation. When a creditor has exhausted all... Read more
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BBC Football
West Ham costs 'met by taxpayer'League club will get their new home virtually rent free. West Ham won the bid
West Ham costs 'met by taxpayer'
BBC Football / Posted 26 days ago
League club will get their new home virtually rent free. West Ham won the bid to occupy the stadium, which was built for the London 2012 Olympics, and are expected to move from their Upton Park ground in August 2016. The public authority... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': War on Kurds reignited'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Turkey's reignited war agains
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': War on Kurds reignited
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Turkey's reignited war against the Kurds By freelance journalist Rebecca Collard near the Turkey-Syria border Just hours after Turkey announced it would join the war against Islamic State (IS),... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Turkey's fight against IS'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Behind Turkey's fight against
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Turkey's fight against IS
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
'I opened the door and saw them with their guns': Behind Turkey's fight against Islamic State By Rebecca Collard near the Turkey-Syria border Just hours after Turkey announced it would join the war against Islamic State (IS), Turkish security... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activists Challenge Plant Variety Protection Lawthe Plant Variety Protection Act by filing a petition to the Constitutional Cou
Activists Challenge Plant Variety Protection Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
the Plant Variety Protection Act by filing a petition to the Constitutional Court, in which they want the law declared null and void. The law was passed by Parliament on December 20, 2013 and assented to by the President on June 21, last year. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Empowering African Women - Is Poverty Sexist?THERE is still almost half a year to go to address the African Union Summit 201
Empowering African Women - Is Poverty Sexist?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
THERE is still almost half a year to go to address the African Union Summit 2015 theme, the "Year of Women's Empowerment and Development towards Agenda 2063?. But as Dr Sipho Moyo, Africa executive director at the One Campaign contends, poverty is... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pakistan hangs man despite appealMughal, File Islamabad - Pakistan on Tuesday hanged a man whose case triggered
Pakistan hangs man despite appeal
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
Mughal, File Islamabad - Pakistan on Tuesday hanged a man whose case triggered an international outcry after his lawyers said he was arrested as a juvenile and tortured into confessing to a murder. Pakistan has hanged nearly 200 people since... Read more
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EuroNews
Five solutions to the Calais migrant crisisacting opposition leader Harriet Harman, have made similar calls on the French
Five solutions to the Calais migrant crisis
EuroNews / Posted 29 days ago
acting opposition leader Harriet Harman, have made similar calls on the French government. But, away from the emotion and strong words, what are the actual solutions being proposed to solve the problem? Reform the EU’s asylum system The EU... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Turkey is Ready to Further Deepen and Strengthen Its Support to KenyaDeniz Eke is the Turkish Ambassador to Kenya. In her most candid interview yet,
Turkey is Ready to Further Deepen and Strengthen Its Support to Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Deniz Eke is the Turkish Ambassador to Kenya. In her most candid interview yet, she spoke to The Star's Brenda Okoth about her work and what she hopes to achieve during her tenure. Here are excerpts Is this your first African appointment? What is... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kerry's Cairo visit comes as Jazeera three await their retrial verdictAl-Jazeera English producer Baher Mohamed, left, Canadian-Egyptian acting Cairo
Kerry's Cairo visit comes as Jazeera three await their retrial verdict
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
Al-Jazeera English producer Baher Mohamed, left, Canadian-Egyptian acting Cairo bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy, centre, and correspondent Peter Greste, right, in court in Cairo in March last year. Photo: AP Cairo: Amid an insurgency in the Sinai,... Read more
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