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UNHRC: Practitioners of symphysiotomies 'should be punished'

The UN Human Rights Committee says the Government should carry out a "prompt, independent and thorough investigation" into symphysiotomy, and says those that carried it out should be prosecuted and punished.

WORLD - BREAKING NEWS

Flight missing over Africa with 116 on board

A flight operated by Air Algerie carrying 110 passengers and a crew of six has disappeared from the radar during a journey from Burkina Faso to Algiers.

BUSINESS - BREAKING NEWS

Childcare the biggest concern for mums returning to work after mat leave

Some 44% of mums said they did not understand how the maternity leave tax introduced in 2013 worked, while 22% said they were not aware the tax had changed, a new survey has found.