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Somalia health clinics will close due to UK aid cuts, charity warns

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

MPs say Commons vote is needed as funding budget has dropped below 0.7% of UK gross national income Aid agencies say they are being forced to prepare to suspend health clinics...
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Brother of model,29, who stabbed to death by partner says police 'didn't want to know'

Brother of model,29, who stabbed to death by partner says police 'didn't want to know'

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The murder of Miss Africa contestant Linah Keza, 29, of Leyton, East London by her former boyfriend David Gikawa is revisited in Murder at my Door with Kym Marsh on...
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Love Island South Africa accused of selecting too few black contestants

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Viewers criticise reality TV show spin-off for failing to represent diversity of ‘rainbow nation' A South African version of the reality show Love Island has been accused of...
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Brazil Covid variant found in at least 15 countries not on UK's red list

Brazil Covid variant found in at least 15 countries not on UK's red list

12 hours ago   |   Metro

The list was revealed in a report by the World Health Organisation A coronavirus variant first identified in Brazil has been detected in at least 15 countries that are not...
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I lost my mum and brother while trying to seek asylum by boat

I lost my mum and brother while trying to seek asylum by boat

12 hours ago   |   Metro

My mum, younger brother and I were getting ready to board a boat from North Africa to Italy when we became separated. I was only 13 years old at the time, but I was told I was...
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Timeform South Africa SmartPlays: Tuesday 2 March

Timeform South Africa SmartPlays: Tuesday 2 March

12 hours ago   |   Betfair

Timeform select the three best bets at the Vaal on Tuesday...
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Love Island South Africa promises more diverse cast after launching with just three Black contestants

Love Island South Africa promises more diverse cast after launching with just three Black contestants

1 day ago   |   Metro

Love Island South Africa should feature more Black contestants in future episodes Love Island South Africa will feature a more diverse cast in future episodes, its TV network...
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Raab hails Covax initiative as vaccinations begin in Africa

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   2 articles

Britain should be a “force for good in the world”, Dominic Raab said, as he heralded the start of the rollout of vaccines under the Covax initiative.
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'Falling off a cliff': pandemic crippling world's most fragile states, finds report

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

The world's poorest are becoming poorer as the impact of Covid compounds existing crises, says Disaster Emergency Comittee Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus...
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Ivory Coast citizens become first in world to receive Covid vaccines under Covax initiative

1 day ago   |   The Independent

Some 504,000 Oxford/AstraZeneca jabs arrived in Abidjan on Friday
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Biden announces the US will have enough vaccines for 'every adult in America' by the end of May

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England World Cup winner Sir Geoff Hurst backs Boris Johnson's offer to host...

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Silver recovering back towards $27.00 as USD takes a hit

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OPEC: Oil price recovery caused by financial players

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Michael Gudinski dies: Paul McCartney and Ed Sheeran pay tribute

Michael Gudinski dies: Paul McCartney and Ed Sheeran pay tribute

Stars from around the world are paying tribute to music industry legend Michael Gudinski, who played an essential role in bringing international artists to Australia and New... Read more ...

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The best thing about schools going back on March 8? We'll miss the dreaded World Book Day

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