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Emma Graham-Harrison

Emma Graham-Harrison

    Egypt pardons and releases jailed Al-Jazeera journalists
    Egypt pardons and releases jailed Al-Jazeera journalists
    Egypt has pardoned and released two Al-Jazeera journalists who had been jailed for disseminating “false news” in a trial widely criticised as a...
    Knives out for wolf of Hong Kong
    Knives out for wolf of Hong Kong
    The Hong Kong leader who has become a lightning rod for protests about the territory's future is a bland but ruthless Beijing loyalist, who is widely...
    Afghan Bill lets abusers off scot-free
    Afghan Bill lets abusers off scot-free
    A new Afghan law will allow men to attack their wives, children and sisters without fear of judicial punishment, undoing years of slow progress in...
    Karzai suspends US talks
    Karzai suspends US talks
    Afghan President Hamid Karzai has suspended talks on a long-term security deal to keep troops from the United States in his country after Nato...
    More than 16 killed after weekend attacks in Afghanistan
    More than 16 killed after weekend attacks in Afghanistan
    On Saturday, an attacker detonated a vehicle full of explosives in the centre of Qalat just as a US military convoy passed the provincial governor...
    US army braces for pricey Afghan withdrawal
    US army braces for pricey Afghan withdrawal
    This is according to fficers in charge of the complex process say.
    Fresh Afghan killings mar quiet transition
    Fresh Afghan killings mar quiet transition
    Gunmen killed an adviser to Afghan President Hamid Karzai in a gunbattle in Kabul on Sunday, officials said, hours after a long-promised transition...
    Speak truth to power: SpeakZA!
    Speak truth to power: SpeakZA!
    South African bloggers have waded into the spat between the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) and the media.
    Google to phase out China search partnerships
    Google to phase out China search partnerships
    Two day after shutting its Chinese portal over censorship, Google said it plans to phase out deals to provide filtered search services to other...
    Ministers work to break deadlock at climate talks
    Ministers work to break deadlock at climate talks
    Ministers strived to break a deadlock in global climate talks on Tuesday, three days before world leaders are meant to agree a new United Nations...
    China says US envoy 'irresponsible' on climate aid
    China says US envoy 'irresponsible' on climate aid
    China on Friday attacked a top US envoy as either "extremely irresponsible" or lacking in common sense, for saying at a global summit to tackle...
    China unveils carbon target ahead of Copenhagen
    China unveils carbon target ahead of Copenhagen
    China unveiled its first firm target to curb greenhouse gas emissions on Thursday, a carbon intensity goal that Premier Wen Jiabao will take to...