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Band Aid 30 single raises $1.5 million for Ebola in 5 minutes
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Why a new, bold Africa doesn't want 'Sir Bob' riding to the re...

Thirty years ago, when Bob Geldof organized the first Band Aid song for Ethiopian famine relief, he was hailed as a hero. The song was a huge hit, leading eventually to an honorary knighthood for Sir Bob. Fast forward three decades, and Mr. Globe and Mail, 1 day ago
Band Aid 30 Raises £1 Million In Five Minutes Huffington Post UK, 1 day ago

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John Wight : Band Aid Is Offensive

Back in 1984 a group of rich pop stars gathered together to 'save Africa' in response to famine in Ethiopia. The result was Band Aid. Thirty years on and another group of rich pop stars has come together to 'save Africa' in response to ebola. ...
 Huffington Post UK1 day ago Band Aid Is Offensive  Huffington Post UK2 days ago John Wight: Band Aid Is Offensive  Huffington Post UK1 day ago

Review: Im a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! - 'horribly contrived'

As a journalist Michael Buerk has witnessed war and insurrection, flood and famine, and now to add to the list of extraordinary things the 68-year-old has been party to over a long career is the sight of Playboy model Kendra Wilkinson twerking for ...
 Irish Independent4 days ago Buerk is straight to jungle twerk  Scottish Daily Express5 days ago
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From 1960s to 2010, the heady global events that unfolded in Africa...some crazy, others inspiring

THEpredominant narrative on Africa since independence has focused on aid, famine, conflict and war. This has perpetuated a common view of Africa as a country and greatly sidelined stories on global cultural trends that excitingly unfolded within ...
 Mail & Guardian Online4 days ago TURK HAVA YOLLARI AO : Turkey-Africa - Solidarity and Partnership  4 Traders5 hours ago Turkey Africa Relations  Modern Ghana1 day ago MBA Entrepreneurs Drive Change In Emerging Africa  BusinessBecause1 day ago

Ebola: World Bank chief proposes global emergency epidemic fund

World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim warned on Tuesday that the Ebola outbreak in west Africa could trigger famine, and called for the creation of an international emergency fund for epidemics. The post Ebola: World Bank chief proposes global emergency epidemic fund ...
 First Post.com3 days ago World Bank wants global fund to fight Ebola  ENCA2 days ago World Bank proposes global epidemic fund  Namibian Sun1 day ago Global Epidemic Fund Proposed by World Bank, in Wake of Ebola  Med India1 day ago

News Capsules: Brace yourselves for the great Chocolate famine Scientists solve Wheat mystery

Chocoholics are becoming a burgeoning population, especially in Asia but here comes the shock: the world is heading to chocolate famine. The dreadful claim has been making news for sometime but garnered more attention when world's biggest chocolate ...
 CommodityOnline2 days ago
The Nation Pakistan

7 more kids die in famine-hit Thar

THARPARKAR - At least seven more children died due to drought in the district of Tharparkar on Monday, taking the death toll to 80 in 48 days. Four children died due to malnutrition and thirst in different villages of Thar and two kids died in ...
 The Nation Pakistan3 days ago Thar children had died in past but no one took notice: Qaim Ali Shah  The News Tribe3 days ago Thar famine: Nine more infants die to push toll to 100  The News Tribe3 days ago Seven more infants die in Thar of malnutrition pushing toll to 80  The News Tribe4 days ago

IDPs in the crossfire

With famine in Tharparkar, floods causing mass displacement and daily butchery of minorities, somehow Pakistan has managed to touch a new low in the treatment of its citizens. On Thursday a scuffle broke out at a food distribution point in Bannu ...
 Daily Times5 days ago
People Daily

Children at risk as famine looms in S Sudan

 MENA Magazine2 days ago In South Sudan, a warring elite deaf to peace  People Daily3 days ago South Sudan Famine Temporarily Averted, But Risks Remain: UN  NDTV2 weeks ago

UN agency warns Somalia on verge of food crisis, urges uptick in humanitarian funding

New York, Nov 1 (IBNS) Still reeling from a devastating famine which struck the countryside in 2011, Somalia once again sits on the brink of another humanitarian crisis as a poor rainy season followed by severe bouts of floods threaten local harvests, the ...
 Sify2 weeks ago At least 3 million in Somalia in need of aid - UN Secretary General  Reuters3 weeks ago At Least Three Million in Somalia in Need of Aid: UN Secretary General  NDTV3 weeks ago
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