Opinion

The Chagos Islands: Colonialism on trial at the ICJ

Chagossians are still fighting for justice and redress against colonisation and imperial subjugation.

Oumar Ba

by Oumar Ba
- Kelly-Jo Bluen

Oumar Ba

Mauritius

Mauritius president resigns over credit card scandal

According to her lawyer, the president will leave office on March 23 after scandal involving use of an NGO credit card.

Mauritius: Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns over credit card scandal

Opinion

The ICJ may help Chagossians to finally return home

An upcoming ICJ decision on the status of the Chagos Islands may upset both the UK and Mauritius.

Constantinos Yiallourides

by Constantinos Yiallourides

Constantinos Yiallourides

Weather

Climate science is not a belief system

What are greenhouse gases, and why it matters if their levels increase.

Climate science is not a belief system

Malaysia

Mauritius debris to be looked at in MH370 investigation

If confirmed to be from missing Malaysia airlines flight, debris will be first found from the inside of the plane.

Mauritius debris to be looked at in MH370 investigation

Kenya

Air France flight bomb scare a 'false alarm'

Airline boss says device that forced flight from Mauritius to Paris to land in Kenya did not present any danger.

Air France flight bomb scare a 'false alarm'

Kenya

Air France passengers questioned over suspected bomb

Flight from Mauritius to Paris forced to make emergency landing in Mombasa after explosive device found, official says.

Air France passengers questioned over suspected bomb

Africa

Changing fortunes of Mauritius' ousted leaders

A snap election call backfired in December, and now former high-level officials face a raft of corruption charges.

Changing fortunes of Mauritius' ousted leaders

Asia

Modi to be sworn in as India's new PM

Statements hint at smaller central government as South Asian leaders prepare to attend formal inauguration ceremony.

Modi to be sworn in as India's new PM

US & Canada

Sri Lankans still searching for missing sons

UN considers independent inquiry into rights abuses in Sri Lanka war which left 100,000 dead and many missing.

Sport

Issues on the FIFA Congress agenda

From tackling racism to addressing gender inequalities, those at the 63rd FIFA Congress will have plenty to talk about.

Issues on the FIFA Congress agenda

Asia

Colombo summit overshadowed by rights row

Sri Lanka government criticised over alleged war crimes against ethnic Tamils as Commonwealth leaders meet.

AJ IMPACT

Study finds growth not helping Africa's poor

Survey says African countries have failed to reduce poverty despite economic growth experienced over the past decade.

Study finds growth not helping Africa's poor

Inside Story

Rwanda: A democracy in the making?

As Rwandans are heading to the polls, we ask whether these elections will be transparent, free and fair.

Sport

Malawi report Keshi to FIFA for racism

After Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi calls Tom Sainfiet crazy and 'a white dude', the Malawi FA makes a complaint.

Malawi report Keshi to FIFA for racism