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Fighting the drought in Somaliland

Looking forward to the new water supply

ISLAMIC RELIEF is working to bring water to the population of Qoyta, a town in the Togdheer region of Somaliland. Climate change and global warming have led to the town suffering prolonged drought. Some 28,000 households are facing food insecurity ...

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Human Appeal issues Hajj Checklist

Arriving in Madinah, during Hajj

THE CHARITY Human Appeal has produced an “Ultimate Hajj Checklist” to help those making the sacred pilgrimage to Makkah this Dhul Hijjah to ensure that they are well prepared. The Checklist will help pilgrims avoid leaving anything important behind so ...

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Newham: second shooting in a day

met police jacket

POLICE WERE called out at just past 10pm on Monday, 31st July after gunshots were heard in or around Woodman Street, North Woolwich, E16. The officers must have thought it was groundhog day: less than 24 hours earlier, they had responded ...

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