Black Sash calls for revision of social grants

By Anees Teladia While petrol price increases continue to drown the South African people, the effects thereof are further reaching than many might consider. The Black Sash advocacy group has come out to highlight these far-reaching effects and seeks to pressure government into making some changes that the group believes would provide much needed relief … Continue reading "Black Sash calls for revision of social grants"

HRW: China using mobile app for surveillance of Uighurs

Chinese police are using a mobile app to store data on 13 million ethnic minority Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang province, a Human Rights Watch (HRW)┬áreport┬áhas revealed. The app, known as the Integrated Joint Operations Platform, is being used to store information from the height and weight of individuals to facial recognition scans. … Continue reading "HRW: China using mobile app for surveillance of Uighurs"