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CORD unveils team to craft referendum question

Main Topix: Beatrice Kituyi And Khelef Khalifa - National Referendum Committee
NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 22 – The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) on Tuesday named four experts to lead a team that will craft the referendum question.

African call centers shift from telephone calls to SMS

Main Topix: Interactive Intelligence-sponsored - Zimbabwe And Zambia
African call centres have now joined the mobile bandwagon and with the aid of tools such as as speech recognition and voice commands, call centres have evolved and transcended beyond ordinary telephone calls to mobile.
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Dunga gets second chance as Brazil coach

Main Topix: Copa America And Confederations Cup - Brazilian Football Confederation
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 22-Dunga won the World Cup as a player for Brazil and now the country is giving him a second chance to get the trophy as a coach.

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Beyonce and Jay Z plan to split

Main Topix: The New York Post
Jay Z Beyonce Island BeyoncĂ© and Jay Z are planning to split. The couple – who are currently on their jointOn The Run world tour – are said to be working out a way to break-up without divorcing following the final dates of tour in Paris this December and have alr

Malaysia Airlines plane diverts above Syria

Main Topix: Syrian Civil Aviation Authority - Embattled Malaysia Airlines
KUALA LUMPUR: Embattled Malaysia Airlines faced fresh outrage on Tuesday as it confirmed one of its planes flew over war-torn Syria, just days after the MH17 disaster laid bare the risks civilian aircraft face in flying over war zones.

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Cord picks experts to lead referendum quest

Lawyer Kethi Kilonzo (pictured) has been named as a member of a committee of experts to spearhead Cord's call for a referendum.

Linda Okello's bosses want case settled out of court

Corporal Linda Okello (left) has been at the centre of public debate after this picture of her in a tight skirt ran in the Nation newspaper earlier in 2014.

ICC Judge Hans-Peter Kaul passes away

Main Topix: Oversight Committee Of States Parties - ICC President Judge Sang-Hyun Song
NAIROBI, KENYA: Former ICC Judge Hans-Peter Kaul has passed away after a period of serious illness, which led him to resign from the Court early July.

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Gaza death toll tops 500 as U.S. steps up ceasefire efforts

Main Topix: Israel And Egypt - Gaza Strip
The United States, alarmed by escalating civilian bloodshed in an Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip, took a direct role in efforts to secure a ceasefire on Monday, as the Palestinian death toll jumped to more than 500.