A magnificent meditation on loss and political exile as a great Haitian writer returns home
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Monday 25 October 2010
It was only 10 months ago that the international spotlight was focused on the misery of Haiti after an earthquake killed at least 200,000 people. But 10 months is a long time in the aid world.
Sunday 24 October 2010
Saturday 23 October 2010
Friday 22 October 2010
At least 135 people have died in a suspected cholera outbreak, and aid groups are rushing in medicine and other supplies today to combat Haiti's deadliest problem since its devastating earthquake.
Tuesday 05 October 2010
Tuesday 28 September 2010
Hip-hop singer Wyclef Jean has been admitted to hospital because of stress and fatigue following his unsuccessful attempt to stand for president in Haiti.
Friday 17 September 2010
Sunday 29 August 2010
Saturday 28 August 2010
The hip-hop star Wyclef Jean has released a song to radio stations criticising officials who have banned him from standing in the presidential election in November.
Monday 23 August 2010
The hip-hop singer Wyclef Jean plans to appeal against a decision rejecting his presidential candidacy.
Sunday 22 August 2010
Singer Wyclef Jean's bid for Haiti's presidency ended on Friday when election officials disqualified him.
Saturday 21 August 2010
Haiti's electoral council has ruled that hip hop artist Wyclef Jean cannot run for president.
Thursday 19 August 2010
Hip hop star Wyclef Jean said today he was confident that Haiti election officials would accept his candidacy to run for president despite doubts over whether he meets the residency requirement.
Friday 13 August 2010
Leading charities have attacked the international response to the worst natural disaster in Pakistan's history, saying delays in funding the relief effort had affected aid operations.
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