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Oct 09, 2018
Death toll in Haiti earthquake reaches 15, 333 injured; survivors take refuge in relief campsThe death toll from a 5.9 earthquake that hit Haiti over the weekend rose to at least 15 people with 333 injured, according to updated figures released by authorities, as rescue crews worked to help victims spooked by strong aftershocks.
Oct 07, 2018
At least 11 killed after 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits northern Haiti, several buildings damagedHaiti's civil protection agency said two minor aftershocks were registered and no tsunami warning was issued in connection with the quake activity.
Aug 06, 2018
Haiti president nominates one-time notary and ex-presidential candidate Jean Henry Ceant as next prime ministerHaiti president Jovenel Moise said on Sunday he had picked Jean Henry Ceant, 61, to be his next prime minister.
Jul 31, 2018
Sexual abuse 'endemic' in international aid sector, says UK parliamentary report; investigation launched after Oxfam NGO scandalLawmakers were investigating the aid sector following revelations earlier this year of Oxfam's staff involved in a prostitution scandal in Haiti.
Jul 15, 2018
Haiti prime minister resigns after mass protests over hike in fuel price; govt calls off plan as four killed in violenceHaiti Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant has resigned following deadly violence and looting sparked by a now-abandoned plan to raise fuel prices
Jun 26, 2018
Chile government to expel 2,000 illegal migrants based on criminal records and absence of official documentsChile's president Sebastian Pinera's right-wing government said on Tuesday that it has set itself a target of expelling 2,000 illegal migrants from the country by the end of the year.
Jun 22, 2018
Doctors Without Borders workers accused of 'prostitutes in exchange for medicines in Africa' remarksMédecins Sans Frontières or Doctors Without Borders workers are accused of asking for sexual favours from prostitutes in Africa, in exchange for medicines
Jun 01, 2018
Taiwan lends $150 mn to Haiti in bid to shore up relations, overcome diplomatic onslaught by ChinaTaiwan plans to lend its ally Haiti $150 million for infrastructure development in a bid to shore up relations amid a renewed diplomatic onslaught by China.
May 30, 2018
International friendlies: Lionel Messi warms up for World Cup by scoring hat-trick as Argentina beat HaitiLionel Messi got the opener from the penalty spot after 17 minutes. He doubled their lead 12 minutes into the second half with a simple tap-in after the goalkeeper could only parry a header, scored Argentina’s third after 65 minutes.
Feb 23, 2018
Oxfam staff accused of sexual exploitation: Haiti suspends charity operations for two months pending investigationHaiti suspended the operations of British charity Oxfam pending the outcome of its investigation into allegations that its staff sexually exploited Haitians.