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96% of Gaza’s water unfit for use

Some 96 per cent of Gaza’s underground water is unusable as it does not comply with global standards, the Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) said yesterday. In a statement, the authority said that the water situation…

Journalists urge freedom for Al Jazeera staff

Protesters take to Nairobi streets to send message to Egyptian government: ‘You silence one of us, you silence us all.’ Anger over the incarceration of Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt poured onto the streets of…

Corruption across EU ‘breathtaking’ – EU Commission

The extent of corruption in Europe is “breathtaking” and it costs the EU economy at least 120bn Euros (£99bn) annually, the European Commission says. EU Home Affairs Commissioner, Cecilia Malmstroem, has presented a full report…