Sarah Morrison finds out what traditional charities think of letting the poor spend it on what they like
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Wednesday 25 September 2013
New book by 'disgustologist' highlights how reactions to key triggers keep us safe – and help us find a mate
Monday 23 September 2013
Uganda, which like Kenya has sent troops to fight Islamist militants in Somalia, said on Monday it had stepped up security after the raid in Nairobi.
Thursday 29 August 2013
Human-rights groups fear refugees could be forced to return to the very countries they fled
Thursday 29 August 2013
Confusion over the crisis in eastern Congo stems from three separate and often competing peace efforts in one of the world’s most unstable areas. Fighting between rebel groups and the army has displaced one million people since July, all under the watchful eye of the UN’s biggest peacekeeping operation.
Friday 23 August 2013
SABMiller pulls out stops in Africa
Saturday 17 August 2013
Resource worries for 80% of GPs
Sunday 28 July 2013
Rutherford set to decide today if he will compete in Moscow but Farah reigns supreme
Thursday 25 July 2013
Since arriving in Britain, one thing I have failed to wrap my head around is the fact that there is poverty, homelessness and hunger in the developed world, just like in Africa
Sunday 14 July 2013
More than 60,000 Congolese have fled to Uganda after a rebel attack on a town near the border, continuing an influx that is stretching humanitarian resources.
Thursday 04 July 2013
While traders despaired following news from Egypt, Portugal and China, Kenya was a reason to be cheerful. The East African oil explorer Tullow Oil enticed investors with news of forecast-beating half-year numbers and a new oil discovery.
Friday 28 June 2013
A British film producer deported to the UK is fighting to get back to his family in Uganda
Thursday 13 June 2013
Sejusa’s lawyer is sceptical his client could receive a fair hearing when he goes home
Wednesday 12 June 2013
Hands up those of you who have been hungry for three days, asked Sylvia Mwichuli, director of communications at AGRA, which aims to help smallholder farmers in Africa combat hunger.
Friday 07 June 2013
The Lord's Resistance Army has resorted to elephant poaching in order to fund its activities, according to human rights organisations.
Stephen Kiprotich at the London Marathon: I get recognised after the 2012 Olympics but will still go back to being a prison warder
Thursday 18 April 2013
Modest Ugandan returns to London knowing a repeat of last summer’s shock win will be tough
Children's bookseller wins The Independent's new author search
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Jose Manuel Barroso warns David Cameron against making 'historic mistake' over immigration reforms
Worst Airports of 2014: Poll names Islamabad airport in Pakistan worst in the world
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