Chagos Islands

Africans win UN vote on Britain’s last colony

Britain routed in UN vote on Chagos

UN orders UK to end rule of Chagos Islands

The Indian Ocean archipelago has been at the center of a decades-long dispute over Britain's decision to separate it from Mauritius in 1965

Britain faces UN defeat over Chagos islands

The Indian Ocean archipelago has been at the centre of a decades-long dispute over Britain's decision to separate it from Mauritius in 1965

Britain must cede control of its last African colony, court rules

International Court of Justice finds that the Chagos Islands was unlawfully annexed

Letters to the editor: September 14 to 20

Our readers write in about Chagos, Coca-Cola, and a new reader gives us feedback

Fight to free Britain’s last African colony

Britain and Mauritius are in the International Court of Justice arguing over the Chagos Islands. But the evicted islanders just want to go home

US urges top UN court to stay out of Chagos islands row

London split off the remote islands from Mauritius in 1965, three years before Port Louis gained independence

Britain fights for control of its last African colony

The Chagos Islands are at the heart of an international sovereignty dispute

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Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

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Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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