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Debunking myths surrounding Europe's refugee crisis

British and European handling of the migrant and refugee humanitarian disaster simply isn't working. The preventable deaths of another 400 people in the Mediterranean on Monday morning must be a wake-­up call.For all of the outcry we've seen i ...

'Taboo of mental illness is destroying lives in Kenya'

It's a sunny Sunday morning in Garissa, northeastern Kenya. wakes up to check if his brothers made it home last night. Dressed in a white vest, he makes his way to his brothers' makeshift room made of dry grass just metres away from his house ...

Israel's atrocities against Palestinians detailed in new US report

In its 2015 Country Report on Human Rights Practices for Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories, the US Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labour acknowledges the “institutional and societal discrimination against Arab citizens ...

Funeral held of lonely OAP 'abandoned' by town hall chiefs

Well-wishers gathered for the funeral of an elderly UK man thought to have been dead in his bath for two months before police broke into his council flat and found him. Those at the Camberwell New Cemetery, south London, service included friends and membe ...

Woman murdered after night of drink, drugs and violence

Two women have been jailed for killing a female friend during a night of drinks, drugs and violence at a flat in the UK.Kinse Aidid, 21, of Denbigh Road, East Ham, east London, was found guilty on Friday, April 8, of murdering fellow Somalian 27-year-old ...

Glossy mag featuring porn star peddled at Sports Direct

It was an Easter day at a Croydon, south London, branch of controversial billionaire businessman Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct shop. Customers who had gone there with young family members were shocked to find on its counter a magazine with explicit re ...

'New London Mayor must deliver on city's housing meltdown'

Whoever wins the race to become the capital's Mayor in May faces an unprecedented crisis in housing its citizens, according to the London Housing Commission’s final report Building a new deal for London. City chiefs and town halls will ...
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Courageous burns survivor shares her empowering make-up tutorial

In her video titled Power of Make-up Shalom Blac, 20, demonstrates how cosmetics can be used to compliment a positive body image. Blac says: "You should love yourself either way, make-up or no make-up," adding: "Make-up makes me happy, ...

Women of the world unite for equality

Today mark International Women’s Day by meeting the female pioneers of tech continuing the legacy of Ada Lovelace, the first computer programmer.Kicking off the celebrations in the UK at London’s Southbank Centre& ...

In a mess: UK arrangements for housing asylum seekers

We urgently need to rethink the way we receive asylum seekers in Britain. Earlier in the year, it emerged that asylum seekers in the Middlesborough area were suffering from racist abuse, apparently as a result of living in easily identifiable ho ...

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