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Nepal process

The Nepali peace process, which PN has been tracking for a number of years, took a big step forward in mid-May when the country held local elections for the first time in 20 years.

Pennies from heaven

New Internationalist magazine has not sold out, it’s sold itself to its readers, raising £704,000 in a month-long fundraising campaign.

More bang for a buck

On 15 May, an escort vehicle with a nuclear convoy broke down near Bicester, holding up a convoy taking warheads from the nuclear bomb factory in Burghfield, Berkshire, to Coulport in Scotland.

Bucking the trend

On 27 April, US radical website AlterNet listed ‘The Top 10 Resistance Victories in Trump’s First 100 Days’ (written by John Cavanagh, Sarah Anderson and Domenica Ghanem).

Dollar a day

On 4 May, six immigrants detained in a US prison ended a six-day hunger strike after authorities granted their demands at the Northern Oregon regional corrections facility in Wasco county, Oregon,

Hibakusha sail for a nuclear ban

Atom bomb survivors embark on world tour

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It’s a date

'tis the season for activists to appear in court

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The men who said ‘No!’

Mark Rylance joins CO commemoration

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Palestinian hunger strike

850 prisoners enter sixth week of hunger strike

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Muslim activist faces prison for keeping silent

Prosecution part of sustained attack on human rights group

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