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Pompeo failed to 'fully assess' civilian cost of Saudi arms sales, watchdog (...)

  12/08 | State department’s inspector general office finds Pompeo acted within the law, but did not ‘fully assess’ risk of deaths in Yemen A US (...)

Knowledge Economy: Misconception And The Truth

  11/08 | A knowledge economy or a knowledge-based economy, as commonly put, is a system of production, distribution and consumption largely (...)

Kamala Harris named as Joe Biden’s running mate – live VP pick updates

  11/08 | Full story: Biden picks Harris as his running mate in historic firstBiden: California senator is a ‘fearless fighter for the little (...)

Neil Lennon dismayed by Bolingoli's 'premeditated' trip to Spain

  11/08 | Three games postponed after Celtic defender’s Spanish visitLennon: ‘We are all desperately disappointed. It’s appalling’ Neil Lennon has (...)

Ministers bid to quell revolt over England A-levels by allowing mock exam results

  11/08 | Gavin Williamson announces that pupils may use mock results if unhappy with grades Ministers made an 11th-hour bid to stave off a (...)

Ministers bid to quell revolt over England A-levels by allowing mock exam results

  11/08 | Gavin Williamson announces that pupils may use mock results if unhappy with grades Ministers made an 11th-hour bid to stave off a (...)

Rugby league in turmoil after five Hull FC players test positive for Covid

  11/08 | Training sessions cancelled following resultsSalford’s players tested but results not yet received Super League has suffered a major (...)

Rugby league in turmoil after five Hull FC players test positive for Covid

  11/08 | Training sessions cancelled following resultsSalford’s players tested but results not yet received Super League has suffered a major (...)

Lucas Ocampos scores late winner to end Wolves' Europa League run

  11/08 | Wolves’ epic season reached an agonising end as Lucas Ocampos headed a goal two minutes from time to send Sevilla into a Europa League (...)

Lucas Ocampos scores late winner to end Wolves' Europa League run

  11/08 | Wolves’ epic season ended in agonising style as Lucas Ocampos headed in an 88th-minute goal to send Sevilla into a Europa League (...)

Premiership clubs hit by Covid-19 could forfeit 20-0, says Sale's Diamond

  11/08 | If a team cannot be fielded then a game is set to be forfeitedGames still go ahead if players in different positions test positive (...)

England's Anthony Watson does not want players forced to take knee

  11/08 | Premiership teams have discussed anti-racism message Some players are reluctant to take the knee for political reasons The England and (...)

Talk Zimbabwe

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'Crack made butterflies dance in my mind' – the hidden stories behind survivors' (...)

  11/08 | The Outsiders Project asks people who have come back from lives of addiction, illness and crime to talk about their inked skins. As it (...)

Crosswords: Crossed Out – Wednesday, 12 August 2020

  11/08 | Welcome to Daily Maverick's crossword. The crossword itself is interactive, meaning you can fill it in on your screen. The blue (...)

Sisi Receives Libyan Tribe Leaders

29/07 | [Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi receives leaders of clans and tribes representing the Libyan people from all across the (...)

Fitch warns three EAC members risk lower rating downgrade

7/07 | Fitch said that public debt burdens in the region are rising fast.

Court declines to continue holding Tecra Muigai's lover

27/05 | Court will fix bond terms on Wednesday at 2.30pm.

Three Ugandans enlist for 2020 Concours

27/05 | There are 12 classes for cars, SUV’s and utility vehicles and eight for motorcycles.

Miguna Miguna new return date

20/12 | 2020 will start on a high note, and it’s all thanks to the return of exiled lawyer Miguna Miguna who has been away for months now. The (...)

Willy Paul survives Riverside attack

15/01 | More details continue to emerge about the terror attack at Riverside in Kenya's capital Nairobi. Earlier in the day, celebrated (...)

Refugee resettlement hits 10-year low

13/09 | Some 50,000 to 60,000 people fleeing war and persecution will start a new life and be on track for a new passport in 2018, but it will (...)

Chingwizi villagers granted bail | SW Radio Africa news - The Independent Voice of (...)

8/08 | SW Radio Africa news - The Independent Voice of Zimbabwe Chingwizi transit camp was the scene of violent police and army reprisals By (...)

The Coming Anarchy?

1/05 | The Congolese state seems to me be teetering on the edge of collapse, about to forfeit even the appearance of control over the country. (...)

Quote of the Day

10/04 | Hmmm. Much as I decry the evasive and muffled language of officialdom, I'm not sure that this is the kind of message the DRC wants (...)

Tiger King star Carole Baskin sued by ex-husband's family

  11/08 | The three daughters of Baskin’s ex-husband, Don Lewis, have sued the Netflix star for information related to his unsolved disappearance (...)

Oldham may face full lockdown after Covid cases double

  11/08 | Sudden rise in infection rate means bars, restaurants and gyms might have to close againCoronavirus – latest updates See all our (...)

Chronic corruption and dirty tricks: Beirutis demand lasting change

  11/08 | Many in Lebanon hope a new government of national unity will pave the way for reform after last week’s explosion In the wake of Lebanese (...)

The Guardian view on artificial intelligence's revolution: learning but not as we know it | (...)

  11/08 | GPT-3, the software behind the world’s best non-human writer, is a giant step forward for machines. What about humanity? Bosses don’t (...)

Russia approves Sputnik V Covid vaccine despite testing safety concerns

  11/08 | Drug, given to one of Putin’s daughters, to skip large-scale safety trials before rollout Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our (...)

WHO: Non-Essential Dental Care Should Be Delayed During Pandemic

  11/08 | A WHO survey in 103 countries finds an overwhelming number of dental services have been completely or partially disrupted because of (...)

'It's a Herculean effort': UK theatre festivals adapt for summer of (...)

  11/08 | From Brighton to Belfast, socially distanced performances are popping up in unexpected spaces, including the beach, a shopping centre (...)

Amazon Fire HD 8 review: £90 tablet revamped for 2020

  11/08 | A new design and a faster chip in a much-needed update to the best-selling budget media tablet Amazon’s bargain 8in Fire HD 8 media (...)

Love you to death: how we hurt the animals we cherish

  11/08 | Something has gone badly wrong with the way we keep pets. Our casual cruelties are a symptom of our unhealthy relationship with other (...)

Reversal

6/08 | Another Mother for Peace (Poster Credit: Lorraine Schneider, 1966) With survival at stake, can weapon makers change course? Today, the (...)

Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000

2/08 | The post Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000 appeared first on The Himalayan Times....

Facebook bows to Brazil judge, blocks 12 accounts worldwide

2/08 | BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Facebook announced Saturday it has obeyed a Brazilian judge’s order for a worldwide block on the accounts of 12 (...)

European Voice

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Man awarded £1.1m after sexual abuse by PE teacher speaks out

  11/08 | Victim tells of shock at being accused in court of ‘grooming’ his attacker as a 13-year-old boy A man who was awarded a record £1.1m (...)

Keir Starmer may not excite, but the Tories cannot lay a glove on him | Rafael (...)

  11/08 | The Labour leader’s ability to anticipate and swerve potential pitfalls is serving the opposition well – for now If the Conservatives (...)

Covid to displace more than a million across the Sahel, new tool predicts

  11/08 | Software hailed as a ‘game-changer’ in providing early warning for humanitarian relief efforts as virus fuels conflict Coronavirus is (...)

Donald Trump press conference interrupted as man shot near White House

  11/08 | Man shot near White House interrupts Donald Trump briefing

Richie Mawson was a beloved dad and Liverpool fan. Did a late lockdown cost him his (...)

  11/08 | On the day the WHO declared a pandemic, 52,000 fans – including 3,000 from Spain – piled into Anfield to watch the Reds play Atlético. (...)

Beirut blast: Dutch ambassador's wife 'donated organs' after succumbing to injuries (...)

  10/08 | Dutch ambassador's wife 'donated organs' after dying in Beirut's blast

India plane crash: 18 dead and 123 injured after incident in Kerala

7/08 | Eighteen dead and over 120 injured after plane crash in India

Coronavirus: COVID-19 infections and deaths - latest data

7/08 | Coronavirus: Latest data on new COVID-19 infections and deaths

Coronavirus: Brits, Balearics and battered businesses

31/07 | Ibiza's nightclub scene has been hit hard by coronavirus, leaving people in need of support.

Your Rights And Working Part-time Under The Goverment's Furlough Job Scheme

19/06 | From 1 July onwards the government will be introducing a flexible furlough scheme which will apply to all those who were placed on the (...)

Black Live Matter: Learning From the Past

10/06 | The Black Lives Matter movement across the world has certainly created a space for resistance against racism, white supremacy and the (...)

Build gardens not prisons

8/09 | The campaign against a new mega-prison being built near Wrexham got a boost recently when the Reclaim the Fields network held an action (...)

Rugby league in turmoil after five Hull FC players test positive for Covid

  11/08 | Training sessions cancelled following resultsSalford’s players tested but results not yet received Super League has suffered a major (...)

Met closure of Stephen Lawrence case will deny his family justice

  11/08 | Convicting all the suspects would also have offered the police a measure of redemption ​Convicting all of the suspects in the racist (...)

South Wales police lose landmark facial recognition case

  11/08 | Call for forces to drop tech use after court ruled it breached privacy and broke equalities law Campaigners are calling for South Wales (...)

West Midlands to gain 500-mile cycle network

  11/08 | Starley network to provide vehicle-free routes or lanes separated from traffic Coventry is famous for its motor industry heritage but (...)

Debenhams ready to cut 2,500 jobs in new blow to high street

  11/08 | Beleaguered retailer says trading remains slow after reopening 124 stores Debenhams is to cut a further 2,500 jobs in its department (...)

Unleash the minstrels of pain! Mörk Borg, the metal role-playing game rocking (...)

  11/08 | With its dungeons, entrails and metal-inspired hellscapes like The Hall of Cacophonous Screams, this Swedish game has hoovered up (...)

I set up a TikTok house: a Trump ban would be a huge blow to teenagers | Timothy (...)

  11/08 | The Chinese-owned app has grown in strength because unlike other social media it allows users to simply have fun As Donald Trump (...)

Secret Service escorts Trump from press briefing after shooting outside White (...)

  11/08 | Secret Service shot armed suspect outside White House fencePresident was giving coronavirus briefing Donald Trump was abruptly escorted (...)

Emergency in Mauritius after oil spill – in pictures

  10/08 | A tanker leaking tonnes of oil off the coast of the Indian Ocean island is breaking up, threatening ecological disaster Continue (...)

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22/05 | China's railway network had a total length of 141,400 km by the end of July, among which 36,000 km were high-speed railways, the (...)

ADB extends 200 mln USD loan to China's Guangxi

6/12 | They form part of the Beibu Gulf Economic Zone which was approved in 2008 to promote domestic and regional economic cooperation and (...)

Top Chinese legislator meets Cambodian counterpart

5/12 | China's top legislator Wu Bangguo met Monday with his Cambodian counterpart Heng Samrin, and both pledged to further exchanges and (...)

Middle East Clarity

Middle East Clarity - Latest Postings Middle East Clarity brings you the best in aggregation of online political, military and economic news and analysis from and about Israel and the Middle (...)

Syria-Today

Syria-Today - Politics

The Daily News (Egypt)

The Daily News (Egypt)

Likud to Blue and White: Vote against anti-Bibi bill or elections

  11/08 | Gantz’s party announced they will not attend vote • Election prevention bill to pass first hurdle today

Defending world snooker champion Judd Trump beaten by Kyren Wilson

  11/08 | World No 1 beaten 13-9 by Wilson in quarter-finalsMark Selby wins 12-7 against Neil Robertson The defending champion Judd Trump crashed (...)

'Crack made butterflies dance in my mind' – the hidden stories behind survivors' (...)

  11/08 | The Outsiders Project asks people who have come back from lives of addiction, illness and crime to talk about their inked skins. As it (...)

'He's off my Christmas card list': Stuart Broad fined £2,000 by (...)

  11/08 | Match referee Broad Sr involved after Yasir given send-off Bowler needs to behave in next Test or faces possible ban Stuart Broad has (...)

Know your Hrvatski from your Old Norse? Test your language skills – quiz

  11/08 | Test your linguistic nous with our polyglottal brain-teaser It’s never too late to brush up on your linguistic skills, n’est-ce pas? (...)

Unemployed tour guides offered new positions in schools

  11/08 | The move comes as a blessing as many schools are struggling to make the necessary accommodations to enable students to learn in (...)

'As the tundra burns, we cannot afford climate silence': a letter from the Arctic | (...)

  11/08 | I study the Arctic. The decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord is reprehensible – but we can’t give up hope When you stand (...)

'The left made Israel more moral, but their mistakes made them irrelevant'

  11/08 | Ideological right-wing MK Bezalel Smotrich devoted his life to destroying the two-state solution. In an interview he says the (...)

Woman dies trying to rescue two boys from sea in Norfolk

  10/08 | Mother attempted to save boys who got into difficulty with an inflatable canoe A mother has died while trying to rescue two boys who (...)

Ruins of ancient Jerusalem help unravel enigmas of Earth’s magnetic field

  10/08 | Floor tiles from house burnt down by the Babylonians 2,600 years ago yield data that could help better understand the erratic behavior (...)

The Covid long haul: why are some patients not getting better? Podcast

10/08 | When the Guardian’s Luke Harding began suffering symptoms of Covid-19 he assumed he would be laid low for a couple of weeks. Five months (...)

Israel strikes Gaza targets in response to balloon bombs as Hamas tension grows

9/08 | The army said it targeted Hamas positions in the northern Strip, capping a day of cross-border incidents

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IMG: #Kwibuka25 @ Kigali 4-5 April 2019 International Conference Intare Conference Arena, Kigali 7th April 2019 Commemoration Day – 7th April 2019 Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali (...)
IMG: BBC “Rwanda's Untold Story”: letter to Tony Hall "Rwanda’s Untold Story tarnishes the BBC’s well-deserved reputation for objective and balanced journalism. We urge the BBC to apologise for the offence this (...)
IMG: Security Council measures imposed on Democratic Republic of Congo Neighbours Support M23, Says Congolese Representative, as Rwandan Counterpart Rejects Report by Group of Experts Monitoring Sanctions. Strongly condemning (...)
IMG: DRC: The deadliest war in Africa enters a new phase UN intervention Brigade is it the solution to the crisis in the DRC? A filmed conversation between two young filmmakers and M23. Thus we presented the (...)
IMG: What is going on in Kivu ? In 1994, the perpetrators of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda fled en masse to Kivu in eastern Congo. For nearly twenty years, remnants of the (...)
IMG: Why is the Hero of Hotel Rwanda Controversial? When I first came to America in 2007, people I met asked where I come from. Being from Rwanda always trigged more questions… “Oh my God! Did you see the (...)
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