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Dying on the hospital floor

Decaying state hospitals and greedy private clinics make the death of loved ones harder to bear in the Philippines, says Iris Gonzales.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Punishing the victims

Normality doesn’t exist in Gaza – andthe situation inside the world’s largest prison is getting slowly worse.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Celebrating the Dead

Inspired by the millions of people around the world who are celebrating All Souls Day this year, the Radio New Internationalist team dips into different cultures to hear the many ways in which the world's populations honour their dead and respect the dying. From the fear of the spirit-world underpinning Halloween to the burning of money at the tomb-sweeping festivals of Taiwan, the ways we celebrate death shape our own hopes and fears about dying. What better place to start than Mexico's Day…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Blood on the summit floor

As the Copenhagen climate talks went into meltdown, Jess Worth was there to witness the carnage first hand. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Zimbabwe: the curse of fabrication and exaggeration

Massaging the truth for a good story doesn’t help reshape reality, argues Mgcini Nyoni.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The water crisis at home

The people of Bangalore need to be active in finding local solutions to preserve a vital resource, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - The strength in the roots

This programs co-host, Richard Meeran, is a true internationalist. A human rights lawyer whose cases are challenging governments and countries across Africa, hes just been in India searching for his mothers childhood. He gives us a very personal account of what he finds in India and also in South Africa where black gold miners are dying because their workplaces that have treated them like disposable people.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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All rise for Desmond

A message of hope from a remarkable man: Archbishop Desmond Tutu was in town this week.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A lethal injection

Canadian government support for white asbestos provides legitimacy to a deadly product.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Taking it lying down

As I write this, a huge, beautiful old sycamore tree is beingunceremoniously chain-sawed to the ground in Oxford city centre. Why?To make way for a monstrous gleaming new shopping centre so that,according to the Council, 'our retail and city centre economy can beviable into the future.'.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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