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Aug 6, 2012 at 11:28pm UTC

Rwanda stories: tales of hope emerge from shadow of genocide

Pontiff acknowledges some Catholic priests and nuns ‘succumbed to hatred and violence’ by taking part in 1994 killings<p>Published: 20 Mar 2017<p>A majority parliamentary presence, constitutional support, a drive to tackle gender-based violence – post-genocide Rwanda seems a good place to be a woman. But …

Pre-paid Meters: Bringing Affordable Water to the Slums of Kampala

Rehema and her daughter Mariam carrying water home from the spring in Rubaga, Kampala. Credit: WaterAid / Libby Plumb<p>Mariam is the only child of …

Water

This week's new exhibitions

Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, London<p>The four contenders for this year's £30,000 prize bring biology, gender, race and politics to the table. Jochen Lempert's black-and-white images make nature's familiar phenomena strange; Lorna Simpson's staged photos and videos reimagine cultural stereotypes; …

John Mayer - Waiting On the World to Change (Video)

Forgive or forget: survivors of genocide in the Holocaust, Rwanda and Cambodia describe their experiences – video

Tuesday 27 January is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz. Six survivors, some of whom will be returning to the site for the last time, tell Kate Connolly their stories<p>Published: 26 Jan 2015<p>As the world marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of …

Associated Press News

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Bihar bombing fans fears of new bloodshed in India's age-old caste battle

Sheltering in the shade, next to the buffaloes, the special police commandos shake their heads. "Everything is very quiet," says PC Bharat Parwan, looking across to the village 100 yards or so away across the rice fields.<p>The day before Parwan's unit arrived outside Pisai, a cluster of high-walled …

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Another region where the Russian military threatens to dominate the U.S.

While much of the world is focused on the Russian incursion into the Crimean Peninsula of Ukraine, another long-term move may allow the former Soviet navy to dominate U.S. interests to the north: the Arctic.<p>The rapid melting of the Arctic Ocean is quickly creating a new variety of challenges that …

LiveMojo | Hulu

LiveMojo is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional availability. Try Live TV for …

Three men sentenced to death for gang-rapes in Mumbai

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Three men were sentenced to death on Friday for two gang-rapes last year in Mumbai, including an attack on a photojournalist that sparked protests in the city and raised fresh questions about attitudes to women in the world’s largest democracy.<p>A policeman (C) yawns as …

Syrian women in Jordan at risk of sexual exploitation at refugee camps

A nightclub manager in Amman greets his guests with a warm welcome and, unusually for Jordan, an alcoholic drink. He tells them the girls will arrive shortly.<p>A man on a microphone introduces the women, who make their way into the club through a cloud of thick cigarette smoke. "Aaliyah" introduces …

Assisting International Missions

Project to map out food hygiene in slums crucial

<b>By SAMANTHA SPOONER, @samooner</b><p>Growing up in Nairobi, I never thought that street food was lacking. I loved the deep fried snacks, smokies and hearty …

Kenya

Nigeria, 5 other countries, have largest numbers of extremely poor people

The World Bank President, Jim Yong Kim, while addressing participants at the Council on Foreign Relations, CFR, meeting in New York on Tuesday April …