Farmworkers strikes in South Africa, a loud condemnation of the use of food crops to make ethanol from a food industry leader and confusion on Kenya's political scene - all stories in today's ...
In Zimbabwe, there are suggestions of a police hit squad killing criminal suspects in custody; while over in Kenya, the President has rejected a bill on retirement benefits for politicians, but ...
The Shiite Muslim victims of one of the worst sectarian attacks in Pakistan last week were buried on Monday.
The brutal gang-rape of a female medical student in New Delhi last month and her subsequent death in a Singapore hospital has highlighted the entrenched mistreatment of women in the ...
Privileges for Kenya's MPs and in South Africa, negotiations to try to end farmworkers strikes are covered in today's African papers.
Ahead of a United Nations session on women's issues in March this year, the British government's Champion for
An estimated 70,000-80 000 Syrians are reported to have taken refuge in Libya since the uprising started in Syria nearly two years ago. More have gone to Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan.
On 24 December an editor and journalist from the newspaper Al- Mizan were arrested by Nigerian State Security.
French police investigating the murder of a British-Iraqi family in the French Alps in September have asked to question a Swiss gunman who killed three women in a Swiss village on Wednesday.
In Kenya, the escalation in violence throughout the country in the lead up to the March 2013 presidential elections has locals on edge, according to a survey.