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Government under fire as India burns

Government under fire as India burns

carolyn.simon@hrc.org May 5, 2016 0

High temperatures and extremely dry weather have turned India into a tinderbox. Has the government been too slow to respond

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Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

Top Picks: Bad brothers, brilliant drawings, and broken healthcare

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 25, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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Outflanking the war on drugs?

Outflanking the war on drugs?

dan.rafter@hrc.org March 1, 2016 0

It’s widely acknowledged that the “war on drugs” has failed.

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Top Picks: Astronomic arms sales, aid-resistant airdrops, and a new way to stop Zika?

Top Picks: Astronomic arms sales, aid-resistant airdrops, and a new way to stop Zika?

February 26, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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IRIN’s Top Picks: Cambodian injustice, Syrian hospitals, and missing pirates

IRIN’s Top Picks: Cambodian injustice, Syrian hospitals, and missing pirates

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 19, 2016 0

Welcome to IRIN's reading list. Every week our global network of specialist correspondents share their top picks of recent must-read research, podcasts, reports, blogs and in-depth articles to help you keep on top

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How the LRA still haunts northern Uganda

How the LRA still haunts northern Uganda

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 17, 2016 0

In 2006, northern Uganda was nearing the end of the brutal Lord’s Resistance Army insurgency. Some 1.8 million people had been displaced and tens of thousands kidnapped, mutilated or killed

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After 60 years of Zika in Asia, why worry?

After 60 years of Zika in Asia, why worry?

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 16, 2016 0

Zika has been in Asia and the Pacific for at least 60 years, though its mostly mild symptoms have prompted little cause for concern. But with the World Health Organization declaring a global

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India border trouble blocks medicines to Nepal

India border trouble blocks medicines to Nepal

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 9, 2015 0

YANGON 09 December 2015 (IRIN) - Seven months after two devastating earthquakes, Nepal is facing “critical” shortages of life-saving medicines as political unrest along its border with India prevents imports of medical supplies

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Afghanistan-Pakistan earthquake – updates

Afghanistan-Pakistan earthquake – updates

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 26, 2015 0

LONDON 26 October 2015 (IRIN) - A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck northeastern Afghanistan at 1:39 pm local time (0909 GMT) on Monday, 26 October, sending shockwaves that were felt as far away as India.

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Fuel shortage threatens Nepal aid as winter comes

Fuel shortage threatens Nepal aid as winter comes

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 12, 2015 0

DELHI 12 October 2015 (IRIN) - Almost six months after Nepal was devastated by a massive earthquake, relief efforts are literally running on fumes. Tankers are unable to drive across the border from

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