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A CDC expert answers questions on monkeypox

16 seconds ago   |   STAT

Monkeypox, a disease that rarely shows up outside a belt of countries across Central and West Africa, has exploded into the news recently, with cases reported in the United...
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High hoops: how two brothers became Africa's biggest circus duo

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

Bibi and Bichu Tesfamariam went from juggling at school in Ethiopia to dazzling audiences with their circus skills around the world. So what's next? It all started with three...
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London VCs lead way for spotting tech unicorns early

4 hours ago   |   UKTN

London-based venture capital firms have come out on top for their ability to spot and invest in technology unicorns at an early stage across Europe, the Middle East and...
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‘Huge spike' in global conflict caused record number of displacements in 2021

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Those fleeing combat were internally displaced 14.4m times, with biggest toll in sub-Saharan Africa, report reveals Conflict and violence forced people from their homes a...
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How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists

How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists

7 hours ago   |   The Big Issue

In 2018, for the first time in human history, people aged over 65 outnumbered children under five. By 2100, the world will see just one birth for every octogenarian. In most...
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Exploration is back on the menu in Africa, with big finds and strong prices

8 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

Exploration is back, emissaries of some of the world's top oil companies have said, with Africa in a strong position to meet new demand.
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Why migratory birds have been late to UK skies this spring

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

North-easterly winds and bad weather in southern Europe have delayed the arrival of many birds from Africa this year One swallow does not, proverbially, make a summer - and...
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US reports rare case of monkeypox amid small outbreaks in Europe

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Man who recently traveled to Canada has first case in US this year, but officials are preparing for more Massachusetts officials on Wednesday reported a rare case of monkeypox...
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‘History repeating': Amazon base in Cape Town splits Indigenous groups

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Building work is quiet, for now, on £200m project that pits different visions of South Africa's future against one another Smoke curls into the air, a drum beats, the dance...
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Call for expertise on urban green space and urban agriculture policy

12 hours ago   |   British Ecological Society

Temitope Kehinde, Ph.D. from the Department of Zoology at Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria is submitting a Concept Note to apply for funding from the Climate Adaptation...
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Bobbi-Anne McLeod killer Cody Ackland idolised US monster Ted Bundy

Bobbi-Anne McLeod killer Cody Ackland idolised US monster Ted Bundy

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'Leaving EU costing us!' Tory MP warns UK to take 'some years' to overcome...

'Leaving EU costing us!' Tory MP warns UK to take 'some years' to overcome economic blow

FORMER TORY MP Alistair Burt suggested Brexit had amplified the economic concerns within the UK as the departure from the EU has damaged trade relations. Read more ...

The Last of Us remake coming this year, says reliable tipster

The Last of Us remake coming this year, says reliable tipster

An interesting rumour that's been bubbling away for the last year or so is that Naughty Dog is working on a PlayStation 5 remake of the original The Last of Us. The Last of Us... Read more ...

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Mansell made over £6m from two F1 cars at auction

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Bobbi-Anne McLeod murder: Family pay tribute to teenager ‘cruelly ripped...

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Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Four deaths and 263 positive cases reported

The Department of Health has reported another four people have died after testing positive for Covid-19. Read more ...

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World Is Still Not Prepared For Future Pandemics Even After Covid, WHO Says

World Is Still Not Prepared For Future Pandemics Even After Covid, WHO Says

The world is still not ready for any future pandemics despite having years to prepare for Covid , according to an expert panel. A new report from the Independent Panel for... Read more ...