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12 million children will never see the inside of a school

New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million ...

(Im)migration Recap, Sept. 8-13

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or ...

Kenya's Kamworor smashes men's world half marathon record

Paris - Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor sliced 17 seconds off the world record at the Copenhagen Half Marathon on Sunday as ...

Why Ethiopia's showcase sugar projects face huge challenges

If it's completed, the Kuraz sugar project in Ethiopia will be a mega-scheme unprecedented in size and processing capacity. The ...

New copyright law will benefit South Africans with disabilities

South Africa's current copyright law was enacted 41 years ago. The Copyright Act No. 98 of 1978 had no provisions ...

Explainer: How Nigeria got hit with a $9.6bn judgment debt in London

Nigeria has received a legal hiding after a UK court awarded a private company a $9.6bn (about R140bn) judgment debt ...

World

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Coalition says 'Good Progress' in North Syria Buffer Zone

TAL ABYAD, SYRIA - The U.S.-led coalition said Sunday that "good progress" was being made in implementing a buffer zone ...

Taliban Restores Security Guarantees to Red Cross in Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban on Sunday revoked their ban on the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and restored its ...

Afghanistan opt to bat 1st in Bangladesh T20

Dhaka - Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan won the toss and elected to bat first in their tri-nation Twenty20 international match ...

Five climate change science misconceptions - debunked

The science of climate change is more than 150 years old and it is probably the most tested area of ...

2050 is too late - we must drastically cut emissions much sooner

One of the last things that Theresa May did before she left office as the UK prime minister in July ...

Saudi stocks tumble as tensions surge after Aramco drone attacks

Saudi Arabian stocks sank after drone strikes highlighted the vulnerability of the kingdom's oil facilities to terror attacks.The Tadawul All ...

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