Archive for maart, 2014

  • (CNN) — Virtual “killing sprees” in Iran and Iraq led to a spike in the number of executions globally last year, according to Amnesty International, at odds with a steady […]

    Executions rise in 2013, says Amnesty report

    (CNN) — Virtual “killing sprees” in Iran and Iraq led to a spike in the number of executions globally last year, according to Amnesty International, at odds with a steady […]

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  • .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Due to poaching, there are only 5,055 black rhino left in the world. […]

    Namibia’s elusive black rhino

    .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Due to poaching, there are only 5,055 black rhino left in the world. […]

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  • CNN’s Christiane Amanpour speaks with Former Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. Article source: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/edition_africa/~3/V8dXmcTZbAY/libya-ali-zeidan-amanpour.cnn.html

    CNN interviews former Libyan PM

    CNN’s Christiane Amanpour speaks with Former Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. Article source: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/edition_africa/~3/V8dXmcTZbAY/libya-ali-zeidan-amanpour.cnn.html

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  • Editor’s note: Kelly Phelps is a senior lecturer in the Public Law Department at the University of Cape Town, and a former assistant editor of the South African Journal of […]

    Pistorius trial: Winners and losers

    Editor’s note: Kelly Phelps is a senior lecturer in the Public Law Department at the University of Cape Town, and a former assistant editor of the South African Journal of […]

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  • (CNN) — Interim Egyptian President Adly Mansour sent a letter to the family of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy on Sunday telling him that Fahmy “will enjoy all his […]

    Egyptian leader: Detained journalist will enjoy rights.

    (CNN) — Interim Egyptian President Adly Mansour sent a letter to the family of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy on Sunday telling him that Fahmy “will enjoy all his […]

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  • Editor’s note: Kelly Phelps is a senior lecturer in the Public Law Department at the University of Cape Town, and a former assistant editor of the South African Journal of […]

    Pistorius trial: Winners, losers?

    Editor’s note: Kelly Phelps is a senior lecturer in the Public Law Department at the University of Cape Town, and a former assistant editor of the South African Journal of […]

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  • CNN’s Vladimir Duthiers updates efforts to contain an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Guinea. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click […]

    Guinea: Ebola virus spreading fast

    CNN’s Vladimir Duthiers updates efforts to contain an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Guinea. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click […]

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  • (CNN) — An outbreak of Ebola virus has killed at least 62 people in Guinea since its symptoms were first observed last month. In a statement Wednesday, the World Health […]

    What is Ebola and why does it kill?

    (CNN) — An outbreak of Ebola virus has killed at least 62 people in Guinea since its symptoms were first observed last month. In a statement Wednesday, the World Health […]

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  • .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Rapper Mayam Mahmoud (pictured here by Egyptian photographer Mohamed Azazy) shot to fame […]

    Rapper fights harassment

    .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Rapper Mayam Mahmoud (pictured here by Egyptian photographer Mohamed Azazy) shot to fame […]

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  • Pretoria, South Africa (CNN) — Oscar Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day last year. Of that, there is no doubt. But was it murder? One of South Africa’s toughest […]

    Oscar Pistorius trial: How will the defense fight back?

    Pretoria, South Africa (CNN) — Oscar Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day last year. Of that, there is no doubt. But was it murder? One of South Africa’s toughest […]

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