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UK Home Office in turmoil following asylum ruling

The UK's asylum processing system is in disarray after a legal ruling forced it to completely reappraise how it evaluates the claims of those seeking safety in the UK.
from Politics.co.uk on Jul 29, 2015.
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'Nobody should be president for life,' Obama tells Africa

Nobody should be president for life, US President Barack Obama told the African Union.
from New York Times on Jul 29, 2015.

PM vows to 'wipe out' child trafficking In UK

David Cameron will become the first British Prime Minister to visit Vietnam later – and is set to make a promise to "wipe out" child trafficking in the UK.
from Sky News on Jul 29, 2015.

Tiger success in Bhutan - but problems loom in the region

On Global Tiger Day, Bhutan announces that it is home to 103 tigers, but environmentalists warn that Southeast Asia is facing a tiger crisis.
from WWF on Jul 29, 2015.

Ivory Coast roadblock extortion rampant, say rights activists

Checkpoint extortion by security forces is still a big problem in Ivory Coast four years after President Ouattara’s government promised to end it, says a rights group..
from Human Rights Watch on Jul 29, 2015.
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China’s shift from coal to hydro comes at a heavy price

China hopes hydropower can wean the country off dirty fossil fuels and meet renewable energy targets, but new dams will mean a big environmental toll.
from China Dialogue on Jul 29, 2015.

President Aquino’s shameful silence on human rights

As Philippine President Benigno Aquino III finished his final State of the Nation address, left-wing legislators unfurled a protest banner that read: “human rights violator.”
from Human Rights Watch on Jul 29, 2015.
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Health camp keeps prolapse at bay in the Nepali mountains

Over 1,000 Nepali villagers made the long climb to a mist-covered health camp to seek relief from ailments that included uterine prolapse (fallen womb).
from The Advocacy Project on Jul 28, 2015.
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