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Delhi health crisis linked to urbanisation
Delhi health crisis linked to urbanisation
India’s capital city, Delhi, often hits the headlines. The United Nations reckons it is expanding by 100 people an hour, or 3% a year, making it...
A tropical subject: Could typhoons hit Rugby World Cup?
A tropical subject: Could typhoons hit Rugby World Cup?
Namibia 0 New Zealand 0 at the Rugby World Cup! An improbable scoreline but one that could happen if their pool match is cancelled due to a...
If rot starts at the top, so too must hope begin with leadership
If rot starts at the top, so too must hope begin with leadership
South Africa is a country of contrasts, haunted by its history and divided by inequality. The country has a Gini coefficient of 0.63, which makes...
Woman sues Tokyo medical schools over discrimination
Woman sues Tokyo medical schools over discrimination
A Japanese woman on Wednesday sued three Tokyo medical schools she says rejected her because of her gender and age, in a case her lawyer said was...
Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn pays bail, set to leave Japan cell
Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn pays bail, set to leave Japan cell
Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn posted bail of 1-billion yen ($9-million) in cash on Wednesday, paving the way for his release from a Tokyo...
Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn makes fresh bail request
Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn makes fresh bail request
Lawyers for former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn on Thursday filed a fresh bail request for the auto titan who has been detained for more than three...
Carlos Ghosn's lead defence lawyer resigns
Carlos Ghosn's lead defence lawyer resigns
Two lawyers defending former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn on charges of financial misconduct quit suddenly on Wednesday, the latest shock twist in a...
Ghosn appeals against Japan bail rejection
Ghosn appeals against Japan bail rejection
Lawyers for former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn on Thursday appealed against a decision by a Tokyo court to refuse him bail, as he faces charges on...
Nissan meets to replace Ghosn, as tensions with Renault grow
Nissan meets to replace Ghosn, as tensions with Renault grow
The board of automaker Nissan meets on Monday to discuss replacing former chairman Carlos Ghosn after his arrest for financial misconduct, as...
Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc
Japan evacuates major airport after typhoon wreaks havoc
A major airport that was cut off when a huge typhoon smashed through its sole access road was being evacuated on Wednesday, as Japan grappled with...
Tokyo med school admits it altered tests to keep women out
Tokyo med school admits it altered tests to keep women out
A Tokyo medical school on Tuesday admitted entrance test scores for female applicants were routinely altered to keep women out and apologised for...
Mount Fuji eruption could paralyse Tokyo, says report
Mount Fuji eruption could paralyse Tokyo, says report
Japan's iconic Mount Fuji could paralyse Tokyo with ash if it erupted, choking roads and halting water supplies, according to a government disaster...

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