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  1. .com | Malawi's Mutharika introduces new law in sex crimes crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | News24

    Newly elected Malawian president Peter Mutharika signs the oath book after he was sworn in, at the High Court in Blantyre, Malawi. Lilongwe - Malawian President Peter Mutharika has announced the introduction of tougher legislation against sex offenders, in a crackdown on sex crimes in the country, Nyasa Times reports.

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  2. World Briefs: Knife attacker was known to authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... premier said Wednesday at a news conference in Rome after talks with her Italian counterpart, Matteo Renzi. LILONGWE, Malawi - Eric Aniva, who is HIV positive, unabashedly claimed he has had sex with more than 100 women, most of them underage. Some ...

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  3. .com | Malawi Law Society gears up to sue police over brutalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News24

    Lilongwe - Officials from the Malawi Law Society have urged leadership within the Chancellor College Students' Union to submit names of police who brutalised students during a recent protest. According to Nyasa Times , the call follows a clip released online showing unarmed girls being slapped and harassed by police officers as scholars took to the streets to air their grievances over a recent price hike in fees.

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  4. Malawi: Pressure Mounts On President to Fire Seven MinistersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | AllAfrica.com

    Calls are resonating on Kamuzu Palace walls for President Peter Mutharika to fire the seven senior cabinet ministers involved in the K577 billion cashgate. This foillows a vague and contradictory statement State House issued on Saturday defiantly saying Mutharika will not fire the seven cabinet ministers.

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  5. Helping Malawi's animals back into the wildRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Al Jazeera

    The vervet monkey is on its back on a portable table when we first catch a glimpse of him. Amanda Salb, a veterinarian, holds the primate, as another vet carefully injects the animal's upper eyelid with tuberculin.

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  6. Photos of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Globe and Mail

    A Santa enjoys his morning swim during the second day of the 59th World Santa Convention, in Copenhagen, Denmark. An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species.

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  7. Malawi Convicts 3 in Conspiracy to Kill Ex-budget DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Voice of America

    Malawi's former Justice Minister Ralph Kasambara gets out of a police vehicle upon his arrival at the Lilongwe Chief Resident Magistrate Court, Nov. 11, 2013. A court in Malawi on Thursday convicted a former justice minister and two others of conspiracy to murder a former Ministry of Finance budget director in 2013.

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  8. .com | Malawi First Lady apologises to US Second Lady over Zomba protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | News24

    Lilongwe Malawi's First Lady, Gertrude Matharika, has apologised to US "second lady" Jill Biden for the protests that prevented her from visiting humanitarian projects, the Nyasa Times Matharika apologised on behalf of the government and people of Malawi for failing to ensure Biden fulfilled her obligations in Machinga. Chancellor College students, protesting against a fee hike ,blocked her motorcade on Tuesday morning.

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  9. Malawi: Severe Drought Elevates Food Crisis to 'Highest Level'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    El Nino-related drought has led to food shortages in much of southern Africa. WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin told DW that more assistance is needed to feed those in need.

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  10. Malawi: Techno Brain and Amity University Launch Online Graduate ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Techno Brain Group, a multinational company providing services such as IT Solutions in association India's Amity University on Tuesday launched of The Graduate and Post Graduate programs in Malawi. The collaboration will see the deployment of two World Class Counselling and Admission Centres of Excellence at Techno Brain's Lilongwe and Blantyre Training Centres which will facilitate the youth of Malawi to take a well informed decision for their career in terms of Under Graduate and Post Graduate Degree Programs.

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  11. 500 elephants get a new home in major African relocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The China Post

    ... relocation. In this Tuesday, July 12 photo, an elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. (AP)

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  12. Protests Prompt Malawi to Close University Over Security ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Voice of America

    Authorities in Malawi have announced the indefinite closure of the Chancellor College of the University of Malawi, following violent protests by students over an increase in fees. Authorities say the demonstrations that started Monday pose a security threat, but some education commentators are protesting the closure, saying it will heavily impact of the education of the students.

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  13. 500 elephants relocated in massive man-made African animal migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... "an ecological island in a sea of humanity." An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside ...

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  14. These elephants are being tranquilized, strung up and driven 185 miles. That's a good thing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. The great beasts appear so helpless, dangling limply from the metal arm of a crane.

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  15. Endangered elephants relocated by crane in AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | China Daily

    An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi on July 12, 2016, in an assisted migration of threatened species. African Parks, which manages three Malawian reserves, is moving 500 elephants from Liwonde National Park, this month and next, and again next year when vehicles can maneuver on the rugged terrain during Southern Africa's dry winter.

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  16. Malawi: Living Waters - Zion Upgrading Road-Works ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Speaking to the Malawi News Agency , on Sunday, key civil engineers who opted for anonymity disclosed that a sudden breakdown of construction equipment was one of contributing factors that caused the road upgrading works to stop. However, according to the engineers, the break was also necessary to give room to the compacting of the concrete earth.

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  17. Elephants find new home with massive relocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Gleaner

    An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. Half a dozen African elephants lay strewn on a riverside plain in Malawi, immobilised by darts fired from a helicopter in a massive project to move 500 elephants, by truck and crane, to a sanctuary for the threatened species.

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  18. Elephants find new home in massive African relocation effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Texarkana Gazette

    In this Tuesday July 12, 2016 photo, an elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. African Parks, which manages three Malawian reserves is moving the 500 elephants from Liwonde National Park, this month and next, and again next year when vehicles can maneuver on the rugged terrain during Southern Africa's dry winter.

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  19. 500 elephants find new home in massive African relocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Wave

    In this Tuesday July 12, 2016 photo, an elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. African Parks, which manages three Malawian reserves is moving the 500 elephants from Liwonde National Park, this month and next, and again next year when vehicles can maneuver on the rugged terrain during Southern Africa's dry winter.

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  20. Ever wonder how to move 500 elephantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | New York Post

    ... the prone elephants' dark silhouettes. An elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration on July 12, 2016 of 500 of the threatened species. The immediate priority was to check ...

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