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2017-08-21 22:21 MEDIA WATCH

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Nigeria's Buhari slams divisions after a 3-month absence

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What's next for the "Islamic State Group"?

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Opera singers Thomas Hampson & Luca Pisaroni return to Paris

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Hunger has forced many Nigerian refugees in northern Cameroon to return to dangerous Boko Haram territory.

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US investigating China's intellectual property policy

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Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' during total solar eclipse

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Fighting back: How can Europe protect citizens from 'soft target' terrorism?

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Kenya’s opposition files a petition against presidential vote

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Our Focus programme brings you exclusive reports from around the world. From Monday to Friday at 7.45 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2014-12-11

Nobel laureate Satyarthi's battle against child labour

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was jointly awarded Wednesday to Indian Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani education activist Malala Yousufzai. Satyarthi is acknowledged as one of the leading figures in the ongoing battle against child labour. In India, an estimated 50 million children have no choice but to work, and are often exploited by criminal networks. As Mandakini Gahlot reports, Satyarthi's NGO claims to have rescued 80,000 children from conditions which are similar to slavery.

Programme prepared by Elise Duffau and Patrick Lovett

By Mandakini GAHLOT , Camille LE POMELLEC , Nishu KUMAR

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Ben HEWITT

Director, 'A World at School' campaign

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2017-08-21 Cameroon

Hunger has forced many Nigerian refugees in northern Cameroon to return to dangerous Boko Haram territory.

Aid workers are facing their most-feared season in the Lake Chad Basin, where one of the worst refugee crisis on the African Continent is taking place. Refugees fleeing violence...

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2017-07-27 French politics

France: Teething problems for Macron's fledgling party

President Emmanuel Macron's "La République En Marche" party is having its first teething problems, as it transitions from a grassroots movement to France's most powerful...

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2017-07-28 France

Was Jewish pensioner's murder religiously motivated?

We look at a recent murder in France that received relatively little media attention. In early April, Sarah Halimi, a 65-year-old Jewish woman, was killed at her Paris home by...

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2017-07-26 Americas

The limits of affirmative action in Brazil

Brazil has the highest proportion of so-called "mixed race" people in the world. Yet only 13% of people aged 18 to 24 in that category are enrolled at university. Back in 2012,...

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2017-07-25 Africa

Kenyan authorities step up security amid Al-Shabaab threat

The last few weeks have seen a rise in attacks by Al-Shabaab Islamists along the Kenya-Somalia border. One area particularly affected is the county of Lamu, where 18 people have...

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