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Cyclone Idai has left 500 people dead and devastated southern Africa’s most vulnerable 12h
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India must remember that Africa is not one country India 17h
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The 91-year-old female opera artiste who has defied traditional Indian musicians India 17h
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Ethiopian Airlines’ deadliest crash presents a difficult hurdle for its global ambitions 17h
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India’s engineers are better than China’s—but so much worse than America’s China India US 17h
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The Statue of Liberty climber activist will not go to prison but her activism is being restrict... 17h
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The latest buzz phrase of South Africa’s elections: the “fourth industrial revolution” South Africa 17h
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South Africa’s Human Rights celebrations ignore the man who fought for it South Africa 17h
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The cost of internet access dropped everywhere in the world last year—except in Africa 17h
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Scientists warn the rising intensity of extreme tropical weather is expanding to more cities 17h
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Nigerian Christians are pawns in US right-wing media’s response to the New Zealand attack US New Zealand Nigeria 17h
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South Africa is now a major hub for big tech’s cloud datacenters South Africa 17h
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African strongmen are the biggest stumbling blocks to internet access on the continent 2d
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In five charts: Almost all US employers still consider H-1B talent a lifeline US 2d
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How a hostile takeover bid in Indian IT became all sentiments and theatrics India 2d
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Young Indians have found a way to make money from gaming rage PUBG 2d
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There’s more to music streaming in India than just libraries with millions of songs India 3d
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India’s aviation crisis is all set to ruin your summer holidays India 3d
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What makes Africa’s largest e-commerce platform African? 3d
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How would US media cover a “third world” college admissions scandal? US 1w
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South Africa’s sugar tax is pitting job losses against national health South Africa 1w
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Creaky foot-bridges in India’s financial capital have killed over 30 people in 18 months India 1w
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There’s only one reason why India’s economy has survived Modi India 1w
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Should India’s 400,000 prisoners get to vote in the 2019 election? India 1w
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The SMS inbox on Indian smartphones is now just a spam bin India 1w
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How political interference is killing corporate social responsibility in India India 1w
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Here’s a way to get past India’s rising internet firewall India 1w
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What the collapse of a major bank says about the rise of Kenya’s powerful social media spaces Kenya 1w
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Jumia’s IPO filing shows just how costly it is to crack e-commerce across Africa Kenya 1w
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As Priyanka Gandhi debuts, a look at how other Indian politicians started off on Twitter India 1w
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A French security expert reveals how trolls backing the BJP and Congress fuelled #BoycottSurfEx... France 1w
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