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Why former Uganda dictator Idi Amin expelled thousands of Ugandan Asians
BBC, 06 Aug 2022
It is 50 years since Uganda's former-dictator Idi Amin expelled thousands of members of the Asian community from the country, after accusing them of disloyalty.
They were given just three months to leave, or face being placed in concentration camps.
About 27,000 people left their homes for the UK, many of them were British passport holders.
Those settling in Leicester, England, have become part of the fabric of the city.
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New Jersey residents line up for monkeypox vaccine
AP, 17 Aug 2022
A New Jersey community organization says demand for the monkeypox vaccine has been rising as the U.S.
Ukraine-Russia conflict: Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant could suffer “Fukushima” type event, expert says
CA, 17 Aug 2022
Ukrainian and Russian officials have reported shelling near Europe's largest nuclear power plant in the last 48 hours, with both sides blaming each other days after the world nu...
Judge Jeanine: I think there's 'egg on the face' of Merrick Garland, FBI, DOJ
FOX, 17 Aug 2022
'The Five' co-hosts discuss mainstream media trying to disprove former President Donald Trump's claim the FBI seized his passports in the Mar-a-Lago raid.
Federal agents raid pharmacy as part of opioid crackdown
Reuters, 17 Aug 2022
A Miami-area pharmacy was raided by Federal law enforcement officials for being suspected of operating the largest opioid pill mill in Florida, a source familiar with the invest...
Dolphins Spotted In #HudsonRiver
NBC, 17 Aug 2022
A kayaker films #dolphins in the Hudson River in #NewYorkCity. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC Ne...
Voters in Wyoming weigh in on path of US Republican Party
DW, 17 Aug 2022
The US midterm elections are being seen as a test of how important an endorsement from former President Donald Trump is for Republican voters.
Biden calls out GOP lawmakers ahead of signing Inflation Reduction Act
CNN, 17 Aug 2022
President Biden signed a sweeping $750 billion health care, tax, and climate bill into law at the White House on Tuesday.
First patient diagnosed at ADHD clinic created to beat health service waiting lists – BBC News
BBC, 17 Aug 2022
A mother has set up an autism and ADHD clinic after her daughter didn't meet the criteria on the NHS.
President Biden signs Inflation Reduction Act into law
CBS, 17 Aug 2022
President Biden on Tuesday signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law. It marks a major victory for the Biden administration's domestic agenda ahead of the midterm elections.
Flooding complicates effort to rescue trapped miners in Mexico | Al Jazeera Newsfeed
Al Jazeera, 17 Aug 2022
Relatives of ten trapped miners in Mexico’s Coahuila state are growing increasingly frustrated at the slow pace of rescue efforts, as heavy rains and more flooding have complica...
Former Brazil president Lula arrives at campaign launch
AFP, 17 Aug 2022
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva arrives at a rally to launch his presidential campaign in a car factory of Sao Bernardo do Campo, near Sao Paulo, an industr...
I'm Going Blind. This Is What I See. | NYT Opinion
NYT, 16 Aug 2022
In the Opinion video above, the filmmaker James Robinson introduces us to Yvonne Shortt, who is legally blind.
Liz Truss makes case for low taxes ahead of pitch to Scottish Tory members
Sky, 16 Aug 2022
Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss continues to make the case for lowering taxes ahead of facing questions from Tory members in Perth.
Three Britons face charges of mercenarism in Kremlin-backed separatist court
Telegraph, 16 Aug 2022
Five European citizens captured in eastern Ukraine went on trial Monday in a court administered by Kremlin-backed separatists in the city of Donetsk, Russian media reported.
Belt and Road themed exhibition celebrates rich and diverse cultures along Silk Road
CGTN, 16 Aug 2022
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Flash flood in in popular Chinese tourist spot kills 7, injures 8
SCMP, 16 Aug 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Seven people were killed and eight others injured when a flash flood hit Longcao Valley in China’...
Ruto declared Kenya president: Calm returns after violent protests • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 16 Aug 2022
Kenyans were on August 16 braced for a potential period of uncertainty after William Ruto was proclaimed winner of the hard-fought presidential election but his opponents cried ...
CD, 16 Aug 2022
Gas Intensive Industries Feel Impact of European Energy Crisis
Bloomberg, 16 Aug 2022
Power prices in Europe surged to a fresh record as natural gas
US agency announces cuts for Colorado River users
AP, 17 Aug 2022
The U.S. federal government announced water cuts to states that rely on the Colorado River as drought and climate change leave less water flowing through the river and deplete t...