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2 hrs ago | IRIN

Donors giving more but needs are greater than ever

Humanitarian funding reached a record US$22 billion in 2013, yet almost a third of needs remained unmet, according to data recently released by the UK-based think tank Global Humanitarian Assistance Programme's Development Initiatives.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Scientific Blogging

Smell You Later - Scent And Social Signals In Arousal

Mammals communicate socially through visual, auditory, and chemical signals. The chemical sense is in fact the oldest sense, shared by all organisms including bacteria, and some studies suggest that humans also participate in social chemical signaling.

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ABC News

C. African Republic: Ex-President Named Rebel Head

A spokesman says Central African Republic's former president has been reinstated as head of a rebel movement notorious for human rights abuses.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

News24

.com | Ex-CAR leader renamed as head of rebel group

A Zimbabwean court has reportedly upheld the eviction of a disabled white commercial farmer who sought compensation after his farm was seized under the country's controversial land reform programme.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Central African Republic: Killing Continues in the Central African Republic

Three days of mourning have been called in the Central African Republic after 26 people were killed in an attack earlier this week.

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Jurist

AI names alleged perpetrators of violence in Central African Republic

The report, entitled "Central African Republic: Time for Accountability," urges interim president Catherine Samba Panza to bring the accused offenders to justice with the support of the African Union and the international community.

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Al Bawaba

Dear Palestine and Israel: Think about the children

Ten-year-old Noor Al Najdi was killed from an Israeli strike in the town of Rafah this week hree Israeli teenagers murdered on Palestinian soil.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Muslim News

UK: Muslim Aid launches its Ramadan campaign for 2014

London, : On 19th of June 2014, Muslim Aid launched its Ramadan Campaign at the Grand Connaught Rooms.

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Sys-Con Media

Slain French Photographer Camille Lepage to Receive Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Prize

The ceremony will be held on Friday, 11 July in Arles during the opening week of the 45th edition of the Rencontres d'Arles photography festival.

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Christian Science Monitor

Will clashes in Central African Republic thwart UN peace mission?

In this Wednesday, June 25, 2014 photo, Ugandan troops patrol the town of Zemio in the Central African Republic, where they are hunting down the fugitive members of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group.

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AllAfrica.com

Central African Republic: UN in Central African Republic Condemns...

In what it termed a "brutal" attack, the United Nations peacekeeping operation in the Central African Republic today condemned the killing of dozens of displaced people at the site of Saint Joseph Cathedral and the Bishop's residence in Bambari.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Mail

Smell you later: Gorillas use their BO as a form of communication with others

America's wealthiest families revealed: From the Rockefellers to the Waltons the 185 clans all worth more than $1billion... and yes, most of them are Republicans Mom suffocated her toddler son because she 'didn't want him any more' - then posted pictures of his body on FACEBOOK American stem cell patient ACCIDENTALLY grows a NOSE on her back eight ... (more)

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News24

.com | CAR leader condemns 'barbaric' church attack

More sub-Saharan Africans are living in extreme poverty now than in 1990, says a UN report, warning the region will miss most of its development goals.

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Stanford

researcher on elephants: "We should value animals that...

The July issue of Smithsonian Magazine has a lengthy feature on the crisis facing elephants in Africa, with writer Joshua Hammer explaining, "Of the 50,000 elephants that roamed Chad 50 years ago, barely 2 percent are left.

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EurekAlert!

Odor communication in wild gorillas

Silverback gorillas appear to use odor as a form of communication to other gorillas, according to a study published July 9, 2014 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Michelle Klailova from University of Stirling, UK, and colleagues.

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News of Rwanda

Rwandan Peace Keepers in Central Africa celebrate Kwibohora20

The Rwanda Mechanised Infantry Battalion serving under the African led International Mission Support to Central African Republic , celebrated the 20th Liberation Anniversary under the theme "Together we prosper".

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: What Is Liberia Not Tackling Between Investors & Locals?

Resource rich African countries are facing the ire from local residents and in some countries, the situation has resulted in violent actions from locals who are demanding just benefit from their natural inherited resources being chased by mainly western companies.

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Breitbart.com

Catholic Cathedral Besieged by Islamist Rebels in Central African Republic

The Cathedral of Saint-Joseph in Bambari in the Central African Republic is surrounded by the Islamist rebels of Seleka, says the local bishop who is launching an appeal to the Fides Agency.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: International Contact Group On the Central African Republic Meets in Addis Ababa

The Fifth meeting of the International Contact Group on the Central African Republic was opened yesterday July 7th by key speakers from the African Union, United Nations, the Government of the Central African Republic and the Economic Community of Central African States .

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

United Nations

Escalating violence in Central African Republic threatens aid delivery - " UN agency

Malnutrition and diseases have plagued women and children who have trekked for months to escape the escalating violence in Central African Republic into neighbouring Cameroon.

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