Blogs

31 Jul 2013

The Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development have called for a new government to hold an official public audit into the country’s debt.

31 Jul 2013

The verdict against Bradley Manning reveals the US government’s misplaced priorities on national security, says Amnesty International.

31 Jul 2013

Mining giant Vedanta Resources has been humiliated ahead of its AGM after tribal villages in India voted against its plans to build a bauxite mine on their sacred mountain.

31 Jul 2013

The High Court dismissal of a legal challenge to the ‘bedroom tax’ will increase the risk of homelessness for disabled families and vulnerable children, says Shelter.

30 Jul 2013

The environment spokesperson for the Scottish Greens has given a cautious welcome to the launch of a consultation on Marine Protected Areas.

30 Jul 2013

New research show the rush for farmland and industrial-scale plantation agriculture by foreign investors in Sierra Leone has increased poverty and food shortages.

30 Jul 2013

More than 50 dancers aged 18-75 will surprise passers-by with a flamenco flashmob on 1 August as part of opening events for the 2013 Just Festival.