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Saudi Arabia gets domestic violence training

by Tomi Ajayi - 13th April 2011

The campaign to end violence against women gains momentum as a landmark domestic abuse training scheme launches in Saudi Arabia with UK Government funding.

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‘Brain drain destroying Nepal’s future’: healthcare pioneer

by Chine Mbubaegbu - 30th March 2011

Just one Nepali medical trainee in UK took up returnee offer last year.

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Supreme leader of Wahhabism gets royal welcome in India

by Irfan Al-Alawi - 24th March 2011

'Pact of terrorism' claim as leading Saudi preacher visits Deoband.

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