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UN agency adopts convention on harrassment at work
UN agency adopts convention on harrassment at work
Through our work at the Women’s Legal Centre and the Legal Resources Centre, we know that women are negatively affected by the dominant economic...
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster Semenya has announced that she will ask the Swiss Federal Supreme Court to set aside the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport...
Sporting world mourns death of 'true legend' Niki Lauda
Sporting world mourns death of 'true legend' Niki Lauda
Legendary Formula One driver Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family said on Tuesday, triggering an outpouring of praise for a man whose...
Germany reopens painful debate on assisted suicide
Germany reopens painful debate on assisted suicide
Germany's highest court on Tuesday began hearing a case brought by terminally ill patients and doctors against a law banning professional assisted...
Ready or not? Britain's 'no deal' planning
Ready or not? Britain's 'no deal' planning
If Britain's political system fails to break its Brexit logjam, the country is faced with the prospect of crashing out of the European Union on...
Red Cross: Cyclone Idai survivors face 'ticking bomb' of disease
Red Cross: Cyclone Idai survivors face 'ticking bomb' of disease
A powerful cyclone that pummelled southern African countries earlier this month has left survivors facing "a ticking bomb" of looming disease...
Lens turns on Swiss neutrality
Lens turns on Swiss neutrality
Denise Bertschi’s art makes use of photography and video installations based on historic and contemporary research of political events.
Switzerland challenges US tariffs at WTO
Switzerland challenges US tariffs at WTO
Switzerland has joined a string of countries launching challenges to Washington's new steel and aluminium tariffs at the World Trade Organisation,...
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
This month Rwanda marks 24 years since the genocide that left almost...
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
First came the Panama Papers, then the BahamasLeaks. Journalists continue to shed light on and raise a public outcry over...
​The world delelas Africa at its own peril
​The world delelas Africa at its own peril
On Monday morning before leaving for work, I picked up my phone only to see unsolicited activity on it from Google Maps, telling me that traffic to...
​Switzerland shuts border as asylum seekers say their pleas have been ignored
​Switzerland shuts border as asylum seekers say their pleas have been ignored
Nine months pregnant and desperate to cross from Italy into Switzerland after fleeing Ethiopia, a young woman and her husband are among hundreds...

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Tribute to Johnny Clegg - Doctor of Music (honoris causa)
VUT Vice-Chancellor addressed the Somali National University graduation ceremony
NWU summit focuses on human capital in Fourth Industrial Revolution