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Africa is a continent of "tremendous, tremendous potential," U.S. President Donald Trump told African leaders at a luncheon on Wednesday. "Africa has tremendous business potential," Trump continued, w...
A journey of transformation in South Africa.
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A customer wrote on Facebook, "This was the most expensive p*** I ever took."
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He was the son of renowned South African-Indian advocate and Islamic scholar
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Switzerland topped the list.
A new vaccine being tested in South Africa could be the "nail in the coffin" of HIV as it helps to protect people against contracting the disease. The disease, which attacks the autoimmune system,...
Hacker reportedly posted databases online because administrators ignored his warnings.
Indian studies show major gaps in TB knowledge and self-reported practices of providers, suggesting poor adherence to established standards in the private sector. A recent study, using simulated patients, confirmed the overall low quality of TB care in the private sector, and revealed a substantial gap between what doctors know and what they actually do in their practice.
The election has reshaped the country’s political landscape.
You are probably aware that loopholes in the international financial system let corporations and wealthy individuals get out of paying their fair share of taxes. You might even know that there are some significant reforms taking place to try and close the gaps in the system. But did you know that these reforms aren’t being discussed in a global forum where everyone can participate? This year, BRICS countries are in a unique position to show leadership on a proposal that developing countries have been demanding for years.
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Marginalizing civil society and public opinion can have disastrous consequences. For BRICS to succeed and be true to its promise of providing an alternative to the current world order based on the primacy of the West, it needs to engage with all stakeholders and promote transparency. India can use its position as BRICS chair this year to do just that.
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Last week, a 23-year-old Congolese national was allegedly beaten to death by a group of men in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj area. While African diplomats in India protested against racist attacks on thei...
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Politics in India wasn't always like this. Every Indian knows of the inspiring stories of sacrifice and selflessness which adorned India's noble struggle for freedom. Our freedom fighters did not define their nationalism on the lines of casteist, religious or linguistic identity. Rather, they strove to unite a difficultly diverse country into a single nation, defined on the lines of noble values and principles, such as liberty, equality, fraternity and justice. That was Indian nationalism.
If you are an insanely positive investor, then here are three "dangerous" countries, where you can invest as little as $20,000, and perhaps, just perhaps, become a success overnight. Yes, there's an Ebola risk in Liberia, ethnic conflict in South Sudan and the little problem of other countries not recognising Somaliland, but then again, if you have the stomach for that sort of thing...