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Rhino poaching in South Africa halved during coronavirus lockdown

9 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   2 articles

South Africa's coronavirus lockdown has helped to achieve a dramatic drop in rhino killings, but experts have warned of a possible resurgence of poaching of one of Earth's most...
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World Rhino Day: Africa's rhino conservation in the time of coronavirus

31 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Rhino conversation efforts have continued despite coronavirus, finds Sue Watt
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South Africa's rhino poaching drops during virus lockdown

1 hour ago   |   The Independent   |   2 articles

South Africa's anti-COVID-19 lockdown is credited with helping to achieve a dramatic drop in rhino killings, but as the country opens up experts warn there is a risk of a...
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Telkom overtakes Cell C as third biggest mobile operator

Telkom overtakes Cell C as third biggest mobile operator

1 hour ago   |   TechRadar

Telkom has unseated Cell C as South Africa's third biggest mobile operator
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Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers hail Royal Challengers Bangalore team-mates after making winning IPL start

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers hail Royal Challengers Bangalore team-mates after making winning IPL start

1 hour ago   |   Metro

India and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli hailed his team-mates Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers hailed their Royal Challengers Bangalore team-mates after making...
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As rich nations struggle, Africa's virus response is praised

3 hours ago   |   The Independent

The coronavirus pandemic has fractured global relationships
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Pre-orders for Xbox Series X and Series S South Africa: retailers, pricing

Pre-orders for Xbox Series X and Series S South Africa: retailers, pricing

3 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   3 articles

The much-anticipated arrival of the Xbox Series X and Series S is finally here
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'Learning that a fertility doctor was my biological father was painful - but on the upside I have hundreds of new siblings' | Fiona Darroch

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A joke in the tearoom at work led to a shocking discovery that challenged my entire identity - but slowly I have made peace with it I was born in Durban, South Africa, in...
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Woman discovered her godfather and mother's gynaecologist was her biological father

Woman discovered her godfather and mother's gynaecologist was her biological father

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Fiona Darroch, who was born in South Africa and now lives in Australia, accidentally discovered obstetrician Norman Walker was her real father six years ago, at the age of 53.
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How rescuing drowning migrants became a crime

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The Iuventa ran hundreds of missions to save migrants from drowning off the coast of Libya. But after Europe cracked down on migration, its crew found themselves facing...
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