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Donor-funded journalism is on the rise in Africa: why it needs closer scrutiny
Donor-funded journalism is on the rise in Africa: why it needs closer scrutiny
An enormous and increasing portion of the foreign development aid coming into Africa annually is for media development. Foreign aid funds diverse...
China shuts down websites after coup rumours
China shuts down websites after coup rumours
China has shut down websites, made a string of arrests and punished two popular microblogs after rumours of a coup linked to a major political...
Chinese premier hailed as Facebook star
Chinese premier hailed as Facebook star
China's state media on Tuesday hailed Premier Wen Jiabao as the world's sixth-most-popular politician on the social networking site Facebook --...
'They are not being nice to the Dalai Lama'
'They are not being nice to the Dalai Lama'
It was an off-the-cuff remark on the red carpet at the Cannes film festival. But on Thursday it led to the embarrassment of one of Hollywood's...
'Confident' China rules out post-quake epidemics
'Confident' China rules out post-quake epidemics
Chinese medical teams have fanned out across the earthquake zone, disinfecting makeshift camps and educating survivors, and on Monday the Health...
Troops scramble to drain swelling China quake lake
Troops scramble to drain swelling China quake lake
Troops armed with dynamite scrambled on Tuesday to blast through a huge wall of debris that is damming a rising quake lake in south-west China and...
Big aftershock causes more misery in China
Big aftershock causes more misery in China
A big aftershock rattled south-west China on Sunday killing at least one person and injuring 400 others, state media reported, nearly a fortnight...
China mourns earthquake victims
China mourns earthquake victims
From tent cities in stricken Sichuan province to Beijing's Tiananmen Square, sirens wailed and millions of Chinese stood for three minutes on...
Strong aftershock causes more concern in China
Strong aftershock causes more concern in China
Police tried to stop anguished relatives from streaming into one of the worst-affected areas of China's massive earthquake on Sunday, as another...
Troops rush in to help China quake rescue
Troops rush in to help China quake rescue
China poured more troops into the earthquake-ravaged province of Sichuan on Wednesday to quicken a search for survivors as time ran out for...
China earthquake toll nears 10 000
China earthquake toll nears 10 000
Heavy rainfall and wrecked roads hampered rescuers' efforts to reach the areas hardest-hit by China's worst earthquake in three decades on Tuesday...
North Korea fetes torch with rally and songs
North Korea fetes torch with rally and songs
North Koreans waved flags, plastic flowers and danced in the streets of Pyongyang to welcome the Olympic torch on Monday after the destitute state...

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