Police vs The Press in Uganda – The Listening Post (Feature)

On the surface, the media in Uganda looks vibrant. Dozens of papers populate the newsstands, there are numerous news channels on TV, and some 240 radio stations on the dial. Ugandans can also get online with relative ease. However, many Ugandan journalists say that reporting the news can be risky. And a police presence is often not a reassurance, but a threat. In 2015, journalist Andrew Lwanga was assaulted by a senior policeman while reporting on a group of young Ugandans who were protesting against unemployment in the country. “Two…

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A 6,000-mile journey to freeze eggs – BBC News

Unmarried women in China are not allowed to freeze their eggs, so some with the means to do so seek treatment overseas. The US is one of the most popular destinations, but the procedure can cost about $20,000 (£16,000). The BBC followed the journey of Manman, 31, from Beijing to Los Angeles, where she has banked more than 30 of her eggs. Video by Zoe Chen and Grace Tsoi. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246

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Trump plans to slap stronger sanctions on North Korea

US President Donald Trump is considering stronger sanctions against North Korea. But despite the public war of words between Trump and North Korea, diplomats from both countries reportedly have been quietly talking for several months. Al Jazeera’s Heidi Zhou-Castro reports from Washington, DC. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

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Tornado creates amazing Dorset water spout – BBC News

This amazing video shows a water spout whipped up by the wind over the Dorset coast. The swilling mass of water was created by a tornado over the sea off Weymouth. A number of people reported seeing the phenomena on Tuesday. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246

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Suicide bomber kills 15 in Pakistan’s Quetta

A bombing in Pakistan has killed at least 15 people in the city of Quetta. A suicide bomber on a motorcycle rammed a military truck while it was on patrol. There are now reports ISIL may be behind the attack. Al Jazeera’s Fintan Monaghan reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

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