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British Council urges universities under its IAU Programme to become good entrepreneurs

Joy Online 27 Nov 2022
The British Council ... The Innovation for African Universities (IAU) programme organized by the British Council included four universities, which are the University of Ghana, Regional Maritime University, Accra Technical University and the University of Health and Allied Sciences.
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Buzwagi Goldmine, Kahama, Tanzania
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Barrick faces new lawsuit for alleged rights abuses in Tanzania - Mining Dot Com

WorldNews.com 25 Nov 2022
In 2020, a group of eight Tanzanians filed a legal claim at the British High Court against a subsidiary of Barrick Gold, alleging human rights abuses by security forces at North Mara mine. The claimants were assisted by two non-profit organizations, RAID and Miningwatch Canada, and were represented by British law firm...read full story. .
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Interview: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, author, Independence

Hindustan Times 25 Nov 2022
My previous novel, The Last Queen, about Maharani Jindan, wife of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, who fought valiantly but ultimately unsuccessfully against the British created in me a great desire to write about the end of the British occupation of India — when they are forced to leave and India gains her freedom.
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Candles at Dunkirk for migrants who died crossing English Channel

La Prensa Latina 25 Nov 2022
French and British authorities have made this border a place of death,” Mael Galisson, a member of the ImmigrantsInformation and Support Group (Gisti, as per its French initials), read in the name of multiple humanitarian organizations that gathered on Thursday for the march and vigil.
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UK Plans to Protect Wreck of Shackleton’s Endurance

The Maritime Executive 25 Nov 2022
A British charity organization revealed work has begun to develop a conservation management plan for the wreck ... According to Mensun Bound, leaving the vessel on the seabed will lead to decaying due to its organic nature while rogue organizations and states could access the site and plunder the ship’s priceless historical artifacts ... ....
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In Britain, nearly 200,000 workers are striking on Black Friday

The Citizens 25 Nov 2022
Britain's cost-of-living crisis is already taking the shine off Black Friday ... The strike is the biggest in the history of British higher education, affecting over 2.5 million students, according to the University and College Union, which organized the strike. Another strike is planned for November 30 ... That number dipped to 205,000 in September ... .
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Civil rights group outraged after Canadian province looks to introduce ‘unexplained wealth’ seizure law

Life Site 24 Nov 2022
“The BCCLA (British Columbia Civil Liberties Association) believes that UWOs are an unnecessary expansion of government power,” the organization said in a statement, adding that such measures are “an unacceptable infringement of Canadians’ rights to the presumption of innocence, due process and privacy.”.
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Barrick faces new lawsuit for alleged rights abuses in Tanzania

Mining Dot Com 24 Nov 2022
In 2020, a group of eight Tanzanians filed a legal claim at the British High Court against a subsidiary of Barrick Gold, alleging human rights abuses by security forces at North Mara mine. The claimants were assisted by two non-profit organizations, RAID and Miningwatch Canada, and were represented by British law firm Hugh James ... Share .
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Bankrolling of Law-Breaking UK Eco-Protestors by US Non-Profit Sparks Concerns

The Epoch Times 23 Nov 2022
donors to British democratic accountability. Just Stop Oil is just one of a number of organizations supporting the climate change agenda that are ...
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Carnegie Hall, main entrance Hall, New York City. Symphony No. 3, "The Camp Meeting" by Charles Ives - April 5, 1946, New York Little Symphony, Lou Harrison conducting, in Carnegie Chamber Music Hall (now known as Weill Recital Hall)
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Counter-protest drowns out far-right anti-trans demo at New York City Hall

People's World 23 Nov 2022
NEW YORK—On Nov. 14, just after 12 p.m ... The bigots had gathered for the conclusion of the “Let Women Speak” tour organized by Standing For Women, an organization with unclear funding sources and legal status which headlines mainly Canadian and British women ... There were plenty of women there to counter them—trans and cisgender alike ... .
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Coverage of Climate Protests Brings Media Arrests

Voa News 23 Nov 2022
The environmental activists worked quickly ... The detentions have been condemned by media organizations including the watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and prompted one British police force to call for an independent investigation ... Arrested ... Rich Felgate, a British filmmaker who is making a documentary about the movement, has been arrested twice.
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CPJ Insider: December 2022 edition

CPJ 23 Nov 2022
In a recent letter, CPJ joined more than 60 civil society organizations to call for Egyptian authorities to immediately release British-Egyptian blogger and activist Alaa Abdelfattah amid an escalated hunger and water strike Abdelfattah waged coinciding with the beginning of the ...
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Those figurines behind Netanyahu: What do they mean?

Cleveland Jewish News 22 Nov 2022
He then established the Zionist Congress, which became the central organization of a new Jewish world policy ... He also established a worldwide youth organization, Betar, which still exists today ... He became leader of the Irgun, the underground organization in pre-state days which drove the British from Mandate Palestine.
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Human-powered aircraft: A plane with ‘impossible engineering’ and no engine

Interesting Engineering 22 Nov 2022
See Also. Formula Flight is a competition organized by the Royal Aeronautical Society’s Human Powered Flight Group ... Lazarus. University of Southampton's Human-Powered Aircraft ... SUHPA  ... Earlier this year, the team also participated in another HPA event, called the Icarus Cup, organized by the British Human Powered Flying Club (BHPFC) ... 11/20/2022.

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Vladimir Makei, Minister of Foreign Affairs for Belarus, is seen during the 2019 Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty Article XIV Conference in Conference Room 2 at United Nations Headquarters in New York, NY, USA on September 25, 2019.
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