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37 min ago | Business Law Prof Blog
Last week the DC Circuit Court of Appeals generally upheld the Dodd-Frank conflict minerals rule but found that the law violated the First Amendment to the extent that it requires companies to report to the SEC and state on their websites that their products are not "DRC Conflict Free."
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4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
LIFT 2014 presents After A War, 24 - 29 June 2014 at Southbank Centre and Battersea Arts Centre .
9 hrs ago | AlertNet
A view of Bulengo camp for war-displaced people just outside Goma in eastern Congo, February 26, 2009.
13 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine
With ongoing instability and violence in North and South Kivu, northeastern Orientale, and northern and central Katanga province, the Department's ability to provide consular services to U.S. citizens in these regions of the DRC is extremely limited.
17 hrs ago | World Health Organization
On 12 March 2014, 2 events of yellow fever were reported in the North and in the South of DRC.
British oil company Soco International will start seismic tests this weekend in Democratic Republic of Congo's Lake Edward, an executive said on Wednesday, despite campaigners' attempts to block exploration in a world heritage site.
New development projects along the Congo River are bound to restore colonialist structures and looting of resources in the DRC.
During a visit at the Independent National Electoral Commission , Special Representative of the Secretary-General Martin Kobler also stressed the need for elections to be properly funded and planned.
This picture taken on November 8, 2006 shows a commuter train carrying Congolese people in Kinshasa.
Officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo say a freight train has derailed in the country's southeast, killing at least 30 people.
More than 50 people were killed in a train crash in Democratic Republic of Congo's Katanga province, a provincial minister said on Wednesday.
Last week, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued its long-awaited opinion relating to legal challenges to the Securities and Exchange Commission's conflict minerals disclosure rules.
Performed in less than a month, sequencing of the complete genome and subsequent phylogenetic analysis show that the virus present in Guinea forms a clade that is distinct from strains previously identified in the Democratic Republic of Congo and in Gabon.
If you didn't know that first word it might sound merely like some exotic place to travel, but ... Ebola is a scary disease.
The near absence of any effective policing in the northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo district of Ituri, Orientale Province, is fuelling mob violence which has seen about 100 people killed and 1,500 houses torched in the past year, according to local civil society groups.
Democratic Republic of Congo military personnel patrol against the Allied Democratic Forces and the National Army for the Liberation of Uganda rebels near Beni in North-Kivu province, December 31, 2013.
BUJUMBURA, Burundi, April 22 - The flood waters that swept through the capital of Burundi this year did not distinguish between citizens of Burundi and the thousands of urban refugees living among them.