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Bill Clinton to match charity donations

Bill Clinton has announced that he will match all donations – dollar for dollar – to the Clinton Foundation until June 25. “In my travels around the world, I’ve seen too many people who don’t have the tools they need to strengthen their communities and create a better future for themselves and their families,” said Clinton in a recent email to Foundation supporters. "In...

World to face internet shutdown on July 9, Google warns

Search giant Google has issued a warring to its millions of users that they could lose the ability to connect to the internet in July due to a computer virus. The problem began when international hackers ran an online advertising scam to take control of infected computers around the world. In a highly unusual response, the FBI set up a safety net months ago using...

Clinton asks govts to provide funds for child deaths reduction

US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton has asked countries to channel more resources towards reduction of maternal and child mortality rate. She made the call on Thursday in Washington DC during the opening of the child survival, call to action: A promise renewed conference. The immediate reaction from Malawi Health equity Network Martha Kwataine who is among the delegates at the conference said Malawi budget...

Australia creates world’s largest marine reserve ahead of Rio+20 Earth Summit

Australia announces that it will create the world’s largest network of marine parks ahead of the Rio+20 Earth Summit. The reserves will cover 3.1 million sq km of ocean, including the Coral Sea. Restrictions will be placed on fishing and oil and gas exploration in the protected zone covering more than a third of Australia’s waters. Restrictions will be placed on fishing and oil and gas...

US expands secret spy operations in Africa

The United States has been expanding its secret intelligence operations across Africa through a network of small air bases in the continent and under the pretext of fighting terrorism. The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that the US military has established some small air bases across Africa and trained many army personnel in a bid to keep crucial African regions under surveillance. The report,...

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