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Scientists are closer to pinning down why the world’s best marathon runner is so good 14h
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Malawi’s election results are being delayed after vote forgery claims Malawi 1d
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These photos of everyday South Africans show the country’s lived realities long after apartheid 1d
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Nigeria’s ongoing middle-class brain drain is costing it two generations in one swoop Nigeria 1d
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How “Made in Rwanda” is breathing life into Kigali’s fashion scene Rwanda 1d
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Indian liberals’ meltdown is more dangerous than Modi devotees’ euphoria India 1d
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Kenya’s high court has upheld its colonial-era law banning gay sex Kenya 2d
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Mapped: How India voted in 2014 and 2019 India 2d
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In photos: Mount Everest is like a choked city street these days 2d
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Paytm dispels the notion that payments banks can’t be profitable in India India 2d
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Smriti Irani’s journey from condemning Modi to embracing him 2d
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For Bollywood actors eyeing politics, this Indian constituency is a sure shot winner India 2d
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The disappointment that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was 2d
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A look back at Narendra Modi 1.0 as he readies for a second term 2d
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We used radical ideas to beat Ebola in West Africa and need that approach again in DR Congo Congo 3d
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This election made it clear: Modi is no “divider in chief” 3d
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As measles spreads, should African countries issue health travel restrictions for Westerners? 3d
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What Narendra Modi 2.0 means for India India 3d
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India’s richest man endorsed one candidate. He lost. India 3d
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India’s lead over China as world’s fastest-growing economy will widen in coming years China India 3d
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The country where the malaria parasite was discovered 140 years ago is now free of the disease Algeria 3d
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Track the 2019 Indian election in real time India 4d
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UN says Britain must give up the Chagos Islands Germany France UK 4d
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TikTok hires a senior executive to boost monetisation in India India 4d
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India has over 100 million adult smokers, yet it wants a safer alternative banned India 4d
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Sudan’s uprising protesters have been the victims of tear gas abuse Sudan 5d
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