Tata Power announces 30-megawatt solar plant in India – CNBC

CNBC Tata Power announces 30-megawatt solar plant in IndiaCNBCA 30-megawatt (MW) solar facility in India that will meet the yearly energy needs of more than 14,000 homes has been commissioned, it was announced Tuesday. The plant in Palaswade, Maharashtra, has been developed by Tata Power Renewable Energy … and more »

America’s expanding ‘shadow war’ in Africa – Washington Post

Washington Post America’s expanding ‘shadow war’ in AfricaWashington PostU.S. forces in Niger and elsewhere in Africa — as well as the Middle East and elsewhere — operate under the ridiculous claim that the Authorization for the Use of Military Force, passed immediately after the 9/11 attacks that sanctioned action … and more »

US Pledges $60 Million for Antiterrorism Force in Africa – New York Times

New York Times US Pledges $60 Million for Antiterrorism Force in AfricaNew York TimesAn American trainer with Chadian soldiers in exercises in Ndjamena, Chad, early this year. Credit Bryan Denton for The New York Times. The United States pledged $60 million on Monday to a new United Nations-backed antiterrorism force from five African …

South Africa whistleblower complains of political persecution – Financial Times

Financial Times South Africa whistleblower complains of political persecutionFinancial TimesA whistleblower who spoke out about how powerful business interests gained undue influence over decision-making in South Africa’s government said she has suffered politically motivated persecution and been cold-shouldered by employers since giving … and more »