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As millions of Zimbabweans grapple with food shortages and malnutrition, President Robert Mugabe is throwing himself an extravagant party on Saturday to celebrate his 93rd birthday. Local media say at...
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'We need to come back to the potential of cheetahs to coexist with people.'
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'Giraffes are the new whistleblower begging us for vigilance.'
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This is not a mirage. On Dec. 19, snow fell on the red dunes of the Sahara Desert for the first time in nearly 40 years. Karim Bouchetata, an amateur photographer, captured photos of the rare event in...
The government says it is trying to restore order as intense demonstrations grow.
The genre-busting Melbourne artist is part of a new breed.
Including OMG, should we really be this close?!
Our next home-grown ideas boom.
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Tunisia's capital has a few incredible spots to visit, including Carthage and the Bardo National Museum. But if you're planning a trip to Tunis, you definitely can't mi the Medina, the city's histori...
In just over a decade, 65 percent of the population was lost.
In cracking what must be one of the coldest cases of all time, scientists at the University of Texas claim to have figured out what killed "Lucy," the iconic human ancestral specimen who lived and die...
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A South African tour operator in Mozambique claims to have found a large piece of mi ing plane MH370. The debris was found on a beach called Linga Linga on the eastern coast of Mozambique. Tour operat...
President Muhammadu Buhari, elected last year largely on his vow to fight corruption, has vowed to recover “mind-boggling” sums of money stolen from the oil sector.
For those of us who work in the humanitarian sector, climate change does have a face. It is a child in a barren landscape with no food to eat, or huddled in a flimsy shelter during a violent storm.