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14 April 2015

Stories from 14 April 2015

UAE Minister to Pakistan: ‘You Need to Take a Clear Stance on War in Yemen or Else’

Pakistan could pay a high cost for its "contradictory and ambiguous" stance towards the Saudi-led war on Yemen, warns a UAE minister on Twitter.

Mexican Group Receives International Journalism Recognition Julio Anguita Parrado

He Stole, Was Caught, Asked for Forgiveness and Was Forgiven

How Do Madagascar's People Get By on So Little? With Lots of Ingenuity

"Ady Gasy", a documentary by rising filmmaker Lova Nantenaina, portrays the resourcefulness of Madagascar's people to overcome their daily struggles.

President Obama's Visit to Jamaica Wasn't All ‘Irie’

Some Jamaicans weren't so keen to see authorities falling over themselves to make Jamaica Obama-ready.

Inside Amsterdam’s ‘New University’ Student Occupation

The Bridge

Journalists and photographers Roberto Pizzato and Nicola Zolin offer a glimpse behind the scenes of the "New University" movement's two-month student occupation at the University of Amsterdam.

Tracking Infrastructure Damage in the War in Yemen

Tracking the Death Toll of the War in Yemen

Mapping Lebanese Journalists on Twitter

China Finally Releases Five Detained Feminist Activists

But they are not free yet. The five will be under police surveillance for a year.