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# malawi - Sunday 14 July, 2019

'We are dealing with a hidden population' - the clinic trying to support gay people in a country where homosexuality is illegal

In part two of our series on the impact of the global gag rule signed by President Trump, Charlotte Ryan looks at the impact on gay people living with HIV.

# malawi - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'There are times when the whole country runs out of condoms'

Organisations around the world have been badly hit by Donald Trump’s reinstatement of the so-called global gag rule. Here’s what’s happening in Malawi.

# malawi - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

British soldier sent to Malawi on anti-poaching mission killed in reported incident with elephant

The British army announced it would deploy soldiers to Malawi to tackle the growing issue of poaching

# malawi - Thursday 21 March, 2019

'We're running out of time': Aid workers racing to help survivors of deadly cyclone in southern Africa

Aid agencies said they were prepared for the cyclone – but not for the massive floods that followed.

# malawi - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Irish medical students injured after crash in Malawi

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it is aware of the incident.

# malawi - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Madonna felt "compelled" to adopt twins from Malawi orphanage

Some activists have criticised her for allegedly bending the rules.

# malawi - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Thousands march over Malawi's plans to legalise homosexuality

The peaceful marches were organised by Catholic and evangelical churches.

# malawi - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Man in Malawi arrested after having sex with 100 young women and children in 'ritual cleansing'

Eric Aniva said he was hired by the females’ families.

# malawi - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Malawi court bans witchdoctors following spate of albino killings

Police have recorded at least 65 attacks, abductions and murders of albinos since the end of 2014.

# malawi - Monday 2 May, 2016

Malawi albinos face "extinction" if they continue to be murdered for their body parts

There’s a crisis in the country, a UN expert has warned.

# malawi - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Teacher charged with trying to sell albino schoolgirl for €8,900

The primary school teacher was with the girl when he was arrested and charged with abduction with intent to murder.

# malawi - Sunday 26 July, 2015

The life of a child bride and mother: 'My husband beat me regularly. He eventually left me.'

Many teenagers in Malawi are forced into non-formal marriages, despite new laws.

# malawi - Sunday 19 July, 2015

'My sister got her period at 11, taught how to please men and forced to have sex'

Memory didn’t want that happen to her.

# malawi - Sunday 15 March, 2015

How do you fix a country where a 6-year-old has his hand chopped off for good luck?

The president has described a spate of killings and maimings as an embarrassment.

# malawi - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Albino people 'killed for their body parts' in spate of Malawi murders

Malawian albino people are “living in fear of being attacked or killed”.

# malawi - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Rough justice: In prison in one of the poorest places on earth

As part of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, Clare Herbert travels to visit Malawi’s prisons.

# malawi - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

"We too experienced the scourges of colonisation and hunger"

President Michael D. Higgins today addressed a delegation in Ethiopia as part of his tour of Africa.

# malawi - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

World’s first live cataract surgery to be streamed from rural Malawi

Winesi will undergo a life-changing operation restoring his sight today.

# malawi - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Irish researcher wins major acclaim for 'lifesaving' medical app

It’s designed to help doctors on the ground in remote parts of Africa.

# malawi - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Court fines man for calling president 'stupid'

The man called President Joyce Banda “stupid and a failure”.

# malawi - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Here's how Ireland distributed €159m among nine countries last year

The amount was 12 per cent less than the nearly €180 million given to countries including Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Timor Leste and Vietnam in 2011.

# malawi - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

UN hails sharp decline in HIV infections in children

Around half of all reductions in new HIV infections in the past two years had been among children.

# malawi - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Nine-year-old raises almost £70,000 after council banned her blog

Martha Payne was told by a local council to stop uploading pictures of her school meals to her blog.

# malawi - Sunday 8 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Malawi swears in southern Africa's first female president

Joyce Banda is sworn in as Malawi’s head of state, ending two days of a power vacuum after Bingu wa Mutharika passed away.

# malawi - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Malawi confirms its president is dead

The government has declared ten days of mourning following the death of a president accused of human rights abuses in recent years.

# malawi - Monday 27 February, 2012

Junior minister to meet family of murdered student in Malawi

Joe Costello will meet the family of Rudo Mawere, whose body was found in a luggage bag in an alleyway.

# malawi - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Gardaí continue investigation into Malawian woman's death

It is reported that officers investigating the murder are following a definite line of inquiry.

# malawi - Monday 30 January, 2012

Woman's body found in bag: gardaí seek suitcase carrier

An appeal has been made for sightings of a man carrying a large luggage bag, as gardaí attempt to contact the victim’s family in Malawi.

Murder investigation launched after discovery of woman's body in bag

The woman’s body was found in a suitcase on Blackhorse Avenue yesterday morning.

# malawi - Sunday 30 October, 2011

Cameron threatens to cut aid to 'anti-gay' countries

British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that he want to see countries which receive aid “adhering to proper human rights”.