UK will also contribute to a £50 million international fund for the state
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Thursday 27 December 2012
Friday 21 December 2012
The election Wednesday of Park Geun-hye as South Korea's president signals a new period of cautious — and conditional — rapprochement with North Korea, the nuclear-armed police state that Park's predecessors have utterly failed to tame.
Friday 21 December 2012
Britain is giving an extra £15 million in aid to help tackle the growing humanitarian crisis in Syria, the Government announced today.
Wednesday 19 December 2012
Vaccination programme suspended after five women are shot dead
'They make promises but nothing happens': Syrian rebels urge western backers to urgently intervene against Assad
Tuesday 11 December 2012
Britain part of international coalition drawing up plans to provide air and naval power to the opposition
Friday 16 November 2012
Foreign Secretary William Hague today hailed a potential turning point for Syria as he met the leaders of a coalition opposed to president Bashar Assad.
Wednesday 14 November 2012
Operatives allowed themselves to be bullied by a murderous government
Friday 09 November 2012
British aid to India is to be brought to an end in 2015 in recognition of the booming sub-continent’s “changing place in the world”.
Sunday 04 November 2012
The Government is to cut its longstanding commitment to provide foreign aid to India because the country's growing economy means it no longer needs British support, it emerged today.
Thursday 01 November 2012
With Sandy blown, the race must go on. But it's certainly not making life as a campaign manager any easier. When Mitt Romney turned a recent event into a disaster relief rally, aides worried that supporters would ruin the photo-op by arriving without supplies to donate.
Saturday 13 October 2012
Rapper will have to explain how fund backed by celebrities managed to burn through $16m in two years
Saturday 06 October 2012
Embattled minister overruled department to help controversial leader Paul Kagame
Wednesday 03 October 2012
A traumatised population has suffered long enough. Countries who have influence in Syria should be doing much more to deliver desperately needed humanitarian aid
Saturday 25 August 2012
The UK government has activated a £2 million emergency plan to help tackle a cholera epidemic sweeping through Sierra Leone.
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