Zimbabwe inmates cheer for rotten bread

HARARE, 11 October 2013 (PLUSNEWS) - Every couple of weeks, inmates at Harare Central and Chikurubi prisons in Zimbabwe greet the arrival of bakery trucks with roars of approval, whistles and dancing. The trucks' arrival signals a rare few days of

Read More

Compulsory detention for drug use undermines treatment in Laos

MOKCHONG KHMU, 11 October 2013 (PLUSNEWS) - Laos - located between thriving opium and methamphetamine producers in Myanmar and a reported consumer base of more than two million drug users in China - has sought to limit the impact of drug

Read More

Fostering Cameroon-Britain Relations Discussed

[Cameroon Tribune]A week after presenting the advance copies of his letters of credence to the Minister of External Relations, Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo, the new High Commissioner of Great Britain to Cameroon, Brian Olley was once more yesterday, October 1...

Read More

Pedagogic Year Launched in Secondary Education

[Cameroon Tribune]The 2013-2014 year kicked off in Yaounde yesterday, October 10, 2013.

Read More

Minatd Magazine Gives Decentralisation Guidelines

[Cameroon Tribune]The maiden edition of the bilingual news magazine of the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation, MINATD, entitled, "MINATD Magazine" published in August 2013 comes at the right moment to serve as the handbook for ...

Read More

Turning to sex work in Sri Lanka’s north

COLOMBO/KILINOCHCHI, 10 October 2013 (PLUSNEWS) - With more women taking up asfamily breadwinners in Sri Lanka's former war zone - the island's north - the region is recording an increase in women turning to survival sex.

Read More