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Madrid takes control of Catalan public broadcaster

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THE INTERVIEW

Seoul: 'Time running out to prevent a nuclear N. Korea'

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THE DEBATE

City power: The growing clout of big urban areas

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Was Chilean poet Pablo Neruda murdered?

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ENCORE!

Music show: To 'Joon Moon' and back

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BUSINESS DAILY

Japan's stocks on record winning streak after Abe's election victory

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The pine cone line: A train ride through rural Provence

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TALKING EUROPE

David McAllister: 'EU involvement in Catalonia could set a precedent'

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TALKING EUROPE

Glyphosate: Should the EU re-authorise the weedkiller chemical?

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SPECIAL-REPORTS

The humanitarian business

Video by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2009-02-17

In recent years, a growing number of corporate giants have invested in private humanitarian funds such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation or the Clinton Global Initiative. But is mixing business and aid really a good thing?

Date created : 2008-11-22

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