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UK to support African women in business with £3.5m boost

Britain will commit to fostering a new generation of African women entrepreneurs at the first big international summit hosted by Boris Johnson....

UK to support African women in business with £3.5m boost

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Chelsea Women announce major signing as Australia star Sam Kerr heads to Women's Super League Chelsea Women have made a significant splash in the transfer market after announcing the signing of star striker Sam Kerr....
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From Jackie Aina to the CROWN Coalition, Black Women Lead Glamour’s List of Women Changing the Beauty Industry It’s our turn. That’s the message Glamour magazine is giving black women, with the release of its “Women of the Year All Year” list honoring the bigg...
18:28, 2019-08-16

Chelsea Women vs Tottenham Women: London derby will build on World Cup effect, says England star Fran Kirby England Lioness Lioness Fran Kirby says a showcase clash between Chelsea and Tottenham is a "massive opportunity to build on the World Cup effect" an...
13:12, 2019-08-15

England Women 0 New Zealand Women 1: Phil Neville's Lionesses slump to defeat in final World Cup warm-up clash England Women were given a World Cup wake-up call after their final warm-up match ended in a shock 1-0 defeat to New Zealand in Brighton....
18:28, 2019-06-01

Tyler Perry Wants to Leave a Legacy by Building a Shelter for Trafficked Women and Girls, Homeless Women and Displaced LGBTQ Youth With the recent grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios, Tyler Perry’s legacy is pretty much cemented. However, making a difference in Hollywood is not ...
17:48, 2019-10-11

Saudi Arabia runs squalid, abusive jails for women disowned by their male guardians — a forgotten chapter in its rush to champion women's rights Saudi Arabia passed several high-profile reforms for women in 2019, taking the first steps to relax its oppressive legal system that gives men varyin...
10:52, 2020-01-21

Eto'o: It's a fact that I'm the best African player ever "Samuel Eto\u0027o has said that there is no debate as to whether he is the best African player ever to play football."...
17:08, 2019-10-30

The meteoric rise of African art As a slew of exhibitions open and collectors cash in, the art world has at last woken up to the power of African artists, says Amah-Rose Abrams...
08:36, 2019-09-26

FGM ‘no longer just an African problem’ Former first lady of Somaliland Edna Adan Ismail looks at female genital mutilation among women in the UK....
05:52, 2019-08-13

F-35 set for laser boost Fighter Jet laser weapons are on the fast track, expected to bring new air attack options to “burn holes” through enemy targets at the speed of light...
01:36, 2019-08-22

South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions ...
18:32, 2019-05-26

Nigeria 1st team through to round of 16 at African Cup CAIRO (AP) — Nigeria became the first team to reach the round of 16 at the African Cup of Nations after defender Kenneth Omeruo’s second-half g...
18:52, 2019-06-26

Wheels Up on More Flights to the African Continent New nonstop flights are dramatically cutting travel time and linking more African cities to the Eastern Seaboard of the United States....
16:12, 2019-10-17

Into the unknown: African migrants in Yemen Many migrants from East Africa choose a route that is less known, cheaper and even more dangerous than the Mediterranean: They cross the Gulf of Aden...
16:32, 2019-08-05

Why is homosexuality still taboo in many African countries? With Zambia imprisoning two men to 15 years for gay sex and Uganda detaining LGBQ+ activists, the African continent is a difficult place for homosexu...
17:08, 2019-12-04

Empowering African farmers with data With a couple billion more people estimated to join the global population in the next few decades, world food production could use an upgrade. Africa...
22:08, 2019-05-30

A Student Who Makes African Emojis O’Plérou Grebet, an artist from the Ivory Coast, learned to make emojis from (where else?) YouTube....
23:12, 2019-12-11

US African policy's lost 'dynamics' At the US-Africa economic summit, stakeholders from both sides meet to discuss future business. Africa's political elite is represented in large numb...
15:00, 2019-06-17

The New Campaign to Bring African Art Home Advocates are pushing to return works to their original homes in Africa. It’s raising complex and sometimes uncomfortable challenges for museums....
14:12, 2019-09-15

2019 in African pop: 10 must-listen tracks From uptempo romance to feelgood dance, politically spicy rap and crowdpleasing pop, the biggest tracks across Africa last year went big on cross-con...
12:08, 2019-12-24

African refugees in Rwanda do not want to stay African migrants and refugees relocated to Rwanda are relieved to have escaped the hellish conditions in Libyan camps. But they will not give up on t...
10:04, 2019-11-27

The man behind the festival that 'united the African Diaspora' Afro Nation festival united more than 20,000 people of colour from around the world - but how?...
13:16, 2019-08-10

F-35C may get massive firepower boost As the F-35C becomes officially deemed “operational” and “ready for war," the Navy is adding weapons, sensors and software to the aircraft to expand ...
19:24, 2019-08-06

Telemedicine gets a boost with new study A new study provides ammunition for members of Congress who hope to expand health coverage, both private and public, to cover telemedicine, remote he...
05:32, 2019-06-07

Why getting creative really does boost your mood Singing, painting and playing music can help us cope with modern life, new research suggests....
10:40, 2019-05-08

Best 10 foods to boost metabolism Chili peppers, protein sources, and green vegetables are among the best foods for boosting metabolism. In this article, we provide a list of the best...
03:56, 2019-05-22

Exactly how much 'nature time' do we need to boost well-being? Researchers have established that being in nature can boost well-being, but a new study asks exactly how much we need each week to feel the full bene...
13:48, 2019-06-17

The Best Foods To Boost Your Mood A month after upping her intake of the so-called “big 12” nutrients, Lorraine Pascale has “a spring in my step and more peace in my head”...
16:40, 2019-06-25

Can the NHS boost nurse numbers by 50,000? The Conservative manifesto pledges a big increase in nurse numbers in England - is it realistic?...
16:12, 2019-11-25

The Surprising Boost You Get From Strangers Sometimes a stranger—not a friend or a loved one—can significantly improve our day, providing comfort or helping to broaden our perspective....
17:16, 2019-05-13

Women's Super League LIVE! Women's football commentary from Man City v Man Utd as FA WSL 2019-20 begins Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the opening weekend of the FA Women's Super League....
14:20, 2019-09-07

FA WSL LIVE! Women's football commentary from Man City v Man Utd as Women's Super League 2019-20 begins Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the opening weekend of the FA Women's Super League....
11:04, 2019-09-07

South African gin includes elephant droppings A South African couple has created a gin infused with an unlikely ingredient: elephant droppings....
22:28, 2019-11-12

African grey parrots are smart enough to help a bird in need African grey parrots are the first bird to pass a test that requires them to understand when another animal needs help and to provide it, something c...
17:56, 2020-01-09

A third of tropical African plants face extinction An assessment shows rapid loss of trees, shrubs and herbs in countries such as Ethiopia and Tanzania....
02:00, 2019-11-21

‘Love at First Sight’ Inspired This African Art Collection Olusanya Ojikutu, who has origins in Nigeria and education and experience in art, shares treasures of African culture and history....
20:16, 2019-12-24

Wild Pups Romp Again in an African Paradise Wild dogs have returned to the famed Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique. The first puppy litters were not far behind....
18:24, 2019-08-03

Bloodhound diary: South African trials get under way The team behind the Bloodhound supersonic car is in Northern Cape to start running the vehicle....
18:28, 2019-10-16

African Cup: Cameroon starts with win, Ghana upstaged CAIRO (AP) — Cameroon had to work hard to open its title defense with a win at the African Cup of Nations, and Ghana was the latest team to be upstag...
01:08, 2019-06-26

Endangered African penguins hatched at San Diego Zoo African penguins are an endangered species. Their numbers have dropped by more than 60 percent in the past three decades and only 23,000 breeding pai...
18:36, 2019-05-09

Fifth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian authorities said on Wednesday that they would cull 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in the...
12:32, 2019-07-31

Escaped African serval captured, taken to Albuquerque zoo The escaped African serval, who was recently spotted near Hyde Memorial State Park in New Mexico, has been captured and taken to the Albuquerque BioP...
18:40, 2019-09-06

Yes, African-Americans Drink Bourbon. You’d Never Know It From the Marketing. Groups like the Black Bourbon Society have formed to share an appreciation of the whiskey, and distillers are finally starting to pay attention....
23:04, 2019-05-21

African free trade – ready for the next steps? Africa’s new free trade zone only exists on paper. Ministers from the 23 signatory countries will now discussing its implementation. Africa’s biggest...
18:52, 2019-06-08

S.African town surpasses UN targets to drive down HIV Eshowe, a small town at the center of the world's AIDS epidemic in South Africa, is a beacon of hope in the bid to reduce the AIDS virus. It has beat...
12:12, 2019-11-30

F1 in talks with Marrakesh and Kyalami for African race "Formula One wants to go back to Africa, with the Moroccan city of Marrakesh and South Africa\u0027s Kyalami circuit keen to host a race, commercial ...
14:12, 2019-05-16

The way she looks: female gazes in African portraiture – in pictures The exhibit The Way She Looks: A History of Female Gazes in African Portraiture, currently on display at Ryerson Image Centre in Toronto, features th...
14:36, 2019-12-05

Meet the student who has created African emojis Emoji obsessed? Meet O’Plerou Grebet, who has made over 350 emojis with African cultural references....
08:04, 2019-10-20

Have we found the African origin of all humanity? It's complicated A study claims to have pinpointed the Okavango Delta in Botswana as the origin of humanity, but geneticists and anthropologists say the evidence is d...
18:00, 2019-10-28

Lion on the lam locked-up in South African jail A young lion captured after being on the run for almost a month spent the night in a South African police cell before being moved back to its nationa...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Algeria win the African Cup of Nations, beating Senegal 1-0 Algeria are champions of Africa thanks to an early goal and an enormous deflection. As with so many major finals, it wasn't a match to remember. But ...
23:52, 2019-07-19

African elephant poaching is falling at last - but it's still too high The number of African elephants being killed by poachers has fallen to below 15,000 per year, which is still too high for populations to have a futur...
19:12, 2019-05-28

First ever malaria vaccine tried out in babies in 3 African nations Spread by mosquito bites, malaria kills more than 400,000 people every year, two-thirds of them under 5 and most in Africa....
21:24, 2020-01-17

On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born Paul Wheeler celebrates the career of Dick Tiger – a middleweight powerhouse who matured into a light-heavyweight champion The post On This Day: Afri...
11:36, 2019-08-14

The Brit behind the festival that 'united the African Diaspora' Afro Nation festival united more than 20,000 people of colour from around the world - but how?...
05:28, 2019-08-10

Look: Officials trying to capture exotic African cat in Virginia Police in Virginia said they are trying to capture an African serval cat seen wandering loose in a residential area....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Third Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Friday they will cull 30,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in n...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Look: African bird captured at a gas station in Brooklyn An unusual bird, a guinea fowl, was wrangled by bystanders at a New York gas station until police could arrive and help complete the capture....
19:36, 2019-07-03

Injured Keita to miss African Cup of Nations "Naby Keita will miss the African Cup of Nations through injury, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed."...
12:12, 2019-05-03

'Sex for grades': Undercover in West African universities What happens behind closed doors at some of the West Africa’s most prestigious universities....
01:48, 2019-10-07

Salah’s Egypt opens African Cup with 1-0 win over Zimbabwe CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has opened the African Cup of Nations by beating outsider Zimbabwe 1-0 in Cairo. Trezeguet provided relief for the host nation on ...
00:48, 2019-06-22

How African officials are trying to keep Ebola from spreading across continent The current outbreak in eastern Congo has become the second worst, after the West Africa outbreak of 2013-2016 in which more than 11,000 people died....
15:08, 2019-06-18

Rocky the escaped African cat spotted again in Virginia FRANKLIN, Va. (AP) — The exotic African cat that escaped from its owner’s house has been spotted again in Virginia, this time more than 150 mil...
20:56, 2019-06-21

Uganda v Egypt: African Cup of Nations – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the match in Group ACameroon and Ghana headline day of stalematesAny comments? You can email Paul | tweet @Paul_Doyle 8....
21:20, 2019-06-30

The legacy of feudal Japan's African samurai When feudal Japan's most powerful warlord, Oda Nobunaga, met Yasuke, a black slave-turned-retainer in 1581, he thought he was divine....
11:28, 2019-05-20

30 years after the Berlin Wall: An African perspective Three decades after the fall of the Berlin wall, reporters from DW’s Africa department set out to discover what has changed in eastern Germany. Join ...
15:24, 2019-11-05

Botswana becomes latest African nation to decriminalize gay sex The southern African nation of Botswana became the latest country to decriminalize gay sex when a high court on Tuesday rejected as unconstitutional ...
17:08, 2019-06-11

New African lion exhibit opens in New Orleans NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A new lion exhibit is opening at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans. During a recent tour, the African lions were seen lounging in the...
20:48, 2019-05-17

Yinka Shonibare: ‘I see what’s happening as an African renaissance’ The artist talks about his project spaces in London and Nigeria, and Africa’s untapped artistic potentialOver the past decade, I’ve been running a pr...
16:20, 2020-01-13

African American winemaker breaks the mold André Hueston Mack is paving the way for black winemakers.        ...
23:52, 2019-06-05

Mane’s Senegal loses to Algeria at African Cup CAIRO (AP) — Sadio Mane and Senegal were left beaten — and a bit bruised — by Algeria at the African Cup of Nations as one of the title favorites had...
21:32, 2019-06-27

How Britain dishonoured its African first world war dead The MP for Tottenham visited Kenya and Tanzania for a Remembrance Day TV documentary and found mass burial grounds that put Britain to shameNext week...
11:32, 2019-11-03

Man aiming to be first black African in space dead at 30 JOHANNESBURG — Mandla Maseko, a South African man who had won the opportunity to become the first black African to go into space, has died in a motor...
23:00, 2019-07-08

African-Americans less likely to get rehab care after injuries (Reuters Health) - When people with moderate or severe injuries are discharged from the hospital, follow-up care, especially at rehabilitation center...
20:44, 2019-05-22

Mezcal by Women, and for Women’s Wallets As the Yola Mezcal brand grows, the trio who built it are hiring mostly women, in both the U.S. and Mexico....
11:24, 2019-09-02

German Women's World Cup referee Riem Hussein: Why shouldn't women referee a men's tournament? After making her first World Cup appearance in France earlier this summer, German referee Riem Hussein talks to DW about equality in sport, VAR and a...
21:04, 2019-07-18

Can these trendy supplements really boost your workout? It’s the supplement that’s suddenly in every fitness freak’s gym bag. Branched-chain amino acid supplements (BCAAs) are trending am...
20:40, 2019-09-24

Borderlands 3 Update Gives Zane A Big Boost Borderlands 3 players disappointed in Zane’s endgame performance, don’t give up your main yet: The Operative is about to get a pretty nice buff....
18:44, 2019-09-27

AMD’s Ryzen boost clocks are a problem, but not for you AMD has confirmed that many of its Ryzen 3000-series chips are not hitting their advertised boost clocks, but you shouldn't freak out about this.Read...
15:32, 2019-09-04

GP prescribes classes to boost recovery Sessions on topics ranging from budgeting to body confidence are helping patients in Bradford....
01:40, 2019-08-27

Britain boost ATP Cup hopes with win over Moldova "Great Britain gave themselves a chance to progress to the ATP Cup quarter-finals after beating Moldova in their last match in Group C."...
13:04, 2020-01-07

NSW to get new dam as part of $1bn drought emergency boost Conservation groups denounce plan, saying dams fail to provide water security and slashing water allocated to big irrigators is the best way to tackl...
01:44, 2019-10-13

Could exercise boost well-being among psychiatric inpatients? A recent study investigates whether physical activity can improve well-being and reduce symptoms in the population of an inpatient psychiatric unit....
14:08, 2019-05-23

Caffeine could boost exercise performance (Reuters Health) - Taking caffeine before exercise could improve performance during a broad range of exercise tasks, according to a new review of pas...
23:56, 2019-04-09

You might not believe how much money Boost Mobile could be sold for The $26.5 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint still requires approval from the Justice Department. About a week and a half ago, FCC Chairman Ajit P...
00:40, 2019-05-30

Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity? A small study tests whether regular tea drinkers have differently structured brains to non-tea drinkers. The findings are intriguing but not conclusi...
23:20, 2019-09-16

5 Foods That Can Boost Immunity In Kids Winters make kids susceptible to many diseases, which are commonly associated with the winters like cold and flu, throat infections and stomach probl...
14:32, 2020-01-02

Two Big Ways To Boost Your Retirement Savings There are two things you need to do to add a big boost to your retirement savings. Here's what you need to know....
12:56, 2019-05-01

Racist African stereotypes are as prevalent as ever on TV | Afua Hirsch News organisations have moved on from colonial-era language, but entertainment shows are still rooted firmly in the pastI have an idea for a British ...
14:56, 2019-08-28

‘Serengeti’ offers stunning, emotional look at African wildlife Serengeti | Sunday, 8 p.m., Discovery Lions and hyenas and zebras — oh, hi! A new, six-part Discovery series, “Serengeti,” gets viewers closer to wil...
01:16, 2019-08-03

African swine fever hits another pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria has detected another outbreak of African swine fever at a pig breeding farm near the north eastern city of Ruse, after the deadly virus was ...
13:08, 2019-07-24

African grey parrots are willing to help strangers in need, research finds Polly might want a cracker, but she may also help her friends get one, new research suggests....
17:40, 2020-01-09

Laos confirms first cases of African swine fever - OIE Laos has reported its first cases of African swine fever (ASF), confirming outbreaks in the southern province of Saravane, the Paris-based World Orga...
16:12, 2019-06-20

South African power ends Japan's fairytale run "A powerful South Africa ended the hopes of millions of Japanese rugby fans when they ground down the host nation 26-3 in their Rugby World Cup quart...
15:04, 2019-10-20

Review: For These African Immigrants, Life Is a Haunted House In ‘runboyrun’ and ‘In Old Age,’ the latest installments of Mfoniso Udofia’s nine-play cycle, America is no place to hide from the past....
04:04, 2019-09-24

Chadwick Boseman to portray African samurai in 'Yasuke' Chadwick Boseman has been tapped to play an African man who becomes a samurai in Japan in "Yasuke."...
19:48, 2019-05-08

Burna Boy is an ‘African Giant’ with a sound that defies geography The Nigerian pop phenom’s voice is light enough to float but heavy enough to keep him grounded....
16:08, 2019-09-06

Terri Harper sees off South African rival Denaby super-featherweight Terri Harper picks up an IBO title with an eighth-round stoppage of South African Nozipho Bell, writes Ashley Bell The pos...
14:36, 2019-07-22

Pan-African exhibition seeks to herald continent's art scene Five towering wooden figures dwarf visitors to the "Lend Me Your Dream" exhibition at Dakar's Museum of Black Civilisations. The sculptures of fire-d...
15:40, 2020-01-17

Benin celebrates west African voodoo – in pictures The International Festival of Porto-Novo is the capital’s annual celebration of Benin’s cultural diversity. The theme of this year’s festival is Ogou...
13:44, 2020-01-12

Infantino says African football will "significantly improve" with FIFA help "FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with the regional b...
18:28, 2019-07-17

Zimbabwe players threatening to boycott African Cup opener Zimbabwe players are threatening to boycott the opening game of the African Cup of Nations against host Egypt because they haven’t been paid. Z...
12:52, 2019-06-21

Senegal doesn’t miss Mane as it starts African Cup with win CAIRO (AP) — Senegal reinforced its status as one of the favorites to win the African Cup of Nations by starting its campaign in Egypt with a 2-0 win...
21:44, 2019-06-23

Infantino says African football will 'significantly improve' with FIFA help "FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with the regional b...
20:24, 2019-07-17

Spain says 52 migrants climb fence into its African enclave LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Spanish authorities say 52 migrants have climbed a guarded fence to gain entry into Spain’s North African enclave of Me...
13:12, 2019-05-12

In This Novel, a Black South African Becomes a Domestic Worker — in Her Son’s Home Bianca Marais’s “If You Want to Make God Laugh” shines a light on the racial inequalities of the post-apartheid era....
18:20, 2019-07-16

Fourth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Tuesday that they would cull 17,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding fa...
18:40, 2019-07-30

Can Elizabeth Warren fix her problem with African American voters? Protesters interrupted a speech at a historically black college, as the 2020 hopeful struggles to attract essential supportElizabeth Warren was only ...
05:20, 2019-11-22

Canada refuses visas to over a dozen African AI researchers Visa hassles made another AI conference move to Ethiopia, rather than deal with Canadian officials....
13:48, 2019-11-15

South African singer Johnny Clegg dies at 66 South African singer and activist Johnny Clegg died at the age of 66 on Tuesday in Johannesburg....
03:12, 2019-07-17

Early surprise at African Cup as Uganda beats Congo 2-0 CAIRO (AP) — Uganda threw up the first surprise of the African Cup of Nations by beating former champion Congo 2-0 on Saturday. Both of Uganda’...
19:32, 2019-06-22

First 'living' bio-robots created using cells from African frogs Researchers believe the tiny robots could be used to deliver medicine around the body or help tackle air pollution...
03:28, 2020-01-14

Chadwick Boseman set to play African samurai in 'Yasuke' Chadwick Boseman has played some pretty famous men -- and now he's reportedly set to tackle one that has been hidden within history....
16:12, 2019-05-08

South African musician Johnny Clegg dead at 66 South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980...
21:44, 2019-07-16

Harry and Meghan documentary: Everything you need to know about ITV's An African Journey The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will open up about their shared passions and personal struggles in the one-hour ITV special...
19:08, 2019-10-18

A Debut Fantasy Novel Summons the Power of African Myths In Kwame Mbalia’s “Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky,” a young boxer learns that the most important fight is the battle to control the story....
19:48, 2019-10-23

Moldova reports two more outbreaks of African swine fever: OIE Moldova has reported two further outbreaks of African swine fever among backyard pigs, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) sai...
17:04, 2019-08-08

Innovative designers challenge African fashion stereotypes Addressing established norms in African fashion, a Berlin exhibition features works demonstrating how sustainability can be found by revisiting tradi...
13:40, 2019-08-24

Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday began adding a malaria vaccine to its routine immunization schedule for babies and toddlers, becoming the third African country to ro...
15:24, 2019-09-13

An Artist Colony Thrives in the South African Desert Isolated in the Great Karoo, the 18th-century village of Prince Albert is appreciated for its languid charm, Cape Dutch architecture and its food tra...
12:24, 2019-04-11

Dry, hot weather threatens South African grain crops Farmers in South Africa are concerned that a drought and hot weather could delay the coming season's plantings of grain crops and damage yields....
17:40, 2019-11-07

Thailand to ban pig imports from Myanmar over African swine fever Thailand will ban the import of pigs from Myanmar for 90 days, the country's livestock department told Reuters on Thursday, after the neighboring cou...
12:04, 2019-08-15

African football president under questioning over corruption allegations • Ahmad Ahmad being questioned by French authorities• Official escorted from Paris hotel on Thursday morningFifa has confirmed that the Confederation...
17:52, 2019-06-06

Three Britons and a South African killed in Dubai air crash Investigation launched after UK-registered light aircraft crashes near Dubai international airport Three Britons and one South African have died in a...
21:44, 2019-05-16

Huawei employees reportedly helped African governments spy Well, the US now has yet another reported case of espionage-related misdeeds it can point to as additional proof of why the Huawei ban should remain ...
20:56, 2019-08-15

Indonesia suspects outbreak of African swine fever An outbreak of African swine fever in Indonesia's North Sumatra province has been detected by laboratory tests carried out after the deaths of thousa...
10:52, 2019-11-08

African continent ‘an example of solidarity’ towards migrants and refugees: UN chief African nations are setting an example for richer countries when it comes to the treatment of refugees, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Will Ancient African Coin Found in Australia 'Change Everything'? The tenacity of amateur archaeologists and historians searching on a remote island off the coast of the Northern Territories in Australia seems to ha...
23:40, 2019-05-12

Bulgaria reports six new outbreaks of African swine fever Bulgaria has reported new outbreaks of African swine fever among backyard pigs in six villages in the northern region of Pleven, the national food sa...
19:12, 2019-07-09

What Happens When an African-American Girl From Oregon Discovers Harlem? In Renée Watson’s “Some Places More Than Others,” the historic black neighborhood is home to family secrets, cultural riches — and culture shock....
20:32, 2019-09-13

South African president booed at Mugabe’s funeral Mugabe, 95, Zimbabwe’s strongman for nearly four decades, died Sept. 6 in Singapore after a lengthy illness. Thousands attended his funeral at a stad...
18:12, 2019-09-14

African Cup stunner: Madagascar beats Nigeria to progress CAIRO (AP) — Madagascar marked its first appearance at the African Cup of Nations with an upset victory over Nigeria to qualify for the last 16. Mada...
20:08, 2019-06-30

South African teens: 'How we built a plane in 10 days' These South African teenagers built their own plane and are flying it from Cape Town to Cairo....
01:16, 2019-06-29

African serval may have been caught on camera a year after escape An exotic cat photographed by a wildlife camera in North Carolina might be an African serval that escaped from its home about a year ago, the lost fe...
17:40, 2019-10-24

Common currency divides West African nations For many West African countries, introducing the eco is tempting. But the political will to do so is not enough — many questions need answers before ...
22:12, 2019-06-30

African pirates kidnap 9 sailors from Norwegian ship Nine sailors have been abducted by pirates while anchored off the coast of the West African country of Benin. The Gulf of Guinea is one of the world'...
00:04, 2019-11-04

Morocco progresses at African Cup after beating Ivory Coast CAIRO (AP) — Morocco beat Ivory Coast 1-0 to qualify for the last 16 from the African Cup of Nations’ so-called group of death and give coach H...
22:00, 2019-06-28

Popeyes Sandwich Strikes a Chord for African-Americans On social media and in interviews, many are saying the chicken sandwich comes across as authentically “black.”...
22:28, 2019-11-05

Many dermatologists need more training on African American skin and hair (Reuters Health) - When dermatologists have training only with Caucasians, it can lead to frustration and poor care for African American patients, a ...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Poachers Are Invading Botswana, Last Refuge of African Elephants New data leave little doubt that the illegal ivory trade has reached the country, scientists say....
15:36, 2019-07-01

Prince Harry meets African leaders in London Britain's Prince Harry attended a summit for leaders of 21 African countries in London hosted by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday, a day after ...
19:20, 2020-01-20

African painted dog killed by collapsing gate at Zoo Miami MIAMI (AP) — Officials at a Florida zoo say a young African painted dog was killed when a gate collapsed on her. Zoo Miami posted on Facebook that th...
01:04, 2019-05-21

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die due to African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
18:28, 2019-10-31

African Union suspends Sudan over violence against protesters Expulsion heaps pressure on military rulers to establish civilian-led transitional authoritySudan has been suspended from the African Union (AU) amid...
19:56, 2019-06-06

Oshun: African Goddess of Love and Sweet Waters Across many ancient civilizations throughout the world, love was placed under the domain of a certain deity, usually, but not in all cases, a goddess...
14:16, 2019-12-25

2 elderly African lions die at San Francisco, San Diego zoos SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two beloved, elderly lions have died at zoos in California. The San Francisco Zoo announced Wednesday that a 16-year-old male Africa...
03:08, 2019-05-23

Ramaphosa heralds 'new era' as he begins South African presidency New leader says country’s challenges can be solved as he is sworn in for five-year termCyril Ramaphosa told South Africans on Saturday that “a new er...
16:28, 2019-05-25

Don’t take African generosity towards refugees for granted, says UN refugee chief The international community must not take the generosity of Africans for granted, UN refugee chief, Filippo Grandi, told an informal meeting of Secur...
21:52, 2019-06-24

Bulgaria reports new case of African swine fever Bulgaria has confirmed a new case of African swine fever among backyard pigs in the village of Novachene near the town of Pleven in the north of the ...
19:56, 2019-07-05

Bulgaria confirms two cases of African swine fever Bulgaria has confirmed two cases of African swine fever among backyard pigs in the village of Zhernov near the town of Pleven in the northern part of...
14:04, 2019-07-04

Central African Republic massacres leave more than 30 dead BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Authorities say more than 30 people are dead after a militia attacked several villages in Central African Rep...
13:28, 2019-05-23

African Americans need 24-hour blood pressure checks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Measuring blood pressure outside the clinic using 24-hour monitoring equipment is important for identifying and managing ...
01:24, 2019-08-20

China says African swine fever outbreaks slowing The number of fresh outbreaks of African swine fever in China has dropped significantly this year and pig production is gradually returning to normal...
06:56, 2019-07-04

African swine fever spreads near the German border: OIE Poland recorded 55 outbreaks of African swine fever in wild boar near the German border last month, the world animal health body said on Thursday, in...
16:40, 2020-01-09

2 Canadians kidnapped in West African nation of Ghana ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Authorities in Ghana say two Canadians on an exchange program have been abducted. Police and local media say the two were attendi...
14:04, 2019-06-06

'Queen Sono,' Netflix's first African original, to debut Feb. 28 Netflix shared a release date, poster and teaser for "Queen Sono," a new crime drama starring South African actress Pearl Thusi....
18:36, 2019-12-10

China detects African swine fever in Sichuan African swine fever has been detected in pigs being illegally transported in China's southwestern Sichuan province, the agriculture ministry said on ...
11:56, 2019-12-24

Philippines reports more African swine fever outbreaks The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on Monday said it has detected more African swine fever outbreaks in the country, such as in a village in ...
14:36, 2019-09-23

Colin Palmer, Historian of the African Diaspora, Is Dead at 75 He emphasized that diaspora meant more than just the American slave trade. It began in prehistoric times, he said, and continues to this day....
01:08, 2019-07-12

Quarter of world's pig population 'to die of African swine fever' World Organisation for Animal Health warns spread of disease has inflamed worldwide crisisAbout a quarter of the global pig population is expected to...
13:40, 2019-10-31

West African states mired in controversy over 'Eco' currency Anglophone ECOWAS members have criticized plans by the bloc's French-speaking states to change the CFA franc's name to 'Eco'. ECOWAS had planned to l...
12:56, 2020-01-18

The East African Safari Classic Rally Looks Fun As Hell This week Porsche 911s, Ford Escorts and even a Rover SD1 ripped through Kenya and Tanzania as part of the Safari Classic Rally. While part of the co...
20:24, 2019-12-08

French-Spanish nun killed in Central African Republic PARIS (AP) — A 77-year-old French-Spanish nun has been killed in Central African Republic, where she taught poor schoolgirls. The diocese of Albi in ...
13:32, 2019-05-22

Meet the culinary creatives shaking up African food Whether it's bringing foraging to the forefront of the culinary landscape or finding ways to make familiar flavors stand out, chefs across Africa are...
12:40, 2019-06-07

Kentucky governor gets election-eve boost from Trump LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — President Donald Trump refers to Gov. Matt Bevin as his “good friend” and urges Kentucky Republicans to support th...
00:16, 2019-05-21

Will a Rate Cut Boost Equities, Defer any Recession? The Fed is expected to cut rates next week. Is a rate cut deep into an economic expansion unusual? It did so in 1987 and 1998. Find out what happened...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Alzheimer's funding boost for Scots scientists The team from Edinburgh University has received £160,000 to investigate nerve damage caused by the disease....
11:36, 2019-06-04

Older adults can boost longevity 'with just a little exercise' Norwegian review of 36,000 cases links more activity overall, light or intensive, with lower risk of death Even a small increase in light activity, s...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Microsoft Japan’s 3-day weekends boost productivity by 40% Three-day weekends for employees at Microsoft Japan proved to result in a massive boost in productivity, according to a report. The tech company foun...
16:40, 2019-11-04

GSK's long acting HIV injection gets boost from study GlaxoSmithKline's experimental HIV injection is as effective when given every other month as monthly, according to a study, a convenience that could ...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Pac-12 tries to boost men’s basketball, loosen transfer rule SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men’s basketball and allow athletes to transfer wit...
00:16, 2019-05-21

Sephora gives mega boost to micro brands Beauty giant Sephora is giving prime-time exposure to a handful of indie cosmetics brands that have never appeared on retail shelves. The new initiat...
04:08, 2019-05-25

The Londoner: Gavin's got the gab to boost Boris Garrulous Gavin Williamson operating as Boris Johnson's campaign schmoozer / The curious case of Kwamei Kwei-Armah's keys / Tom Watson's verve for ve...
13:20, 2019-06-18

Healthy gut, happy mind: What to eat to boost how you feel The deep connection between our guts and brains gives us ways to eat ourselves happier – and a few simple changes make all the difference, says dieti...
12:28, 2019-09-04

U.S. bill to boost electric car tax credits could rev GM, Tesla A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced legislation on Wednesday to expand the electric vehicle tax credit by 400,000 vehicles per manufactur...
17:32, 2019-04-10

UBS says Apple iPhone 12 Pro models will get a 50% boost in memory TF International's reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo expects Apple to release four AMOLED screened handsets this fall. These models include the 5.4...
05:56, 2020-01-15

School funding boost to reverse cuts Schools in England are receiving £2.6bn extra as part of a three-year plan to tackle budget shortages....
16:20, 2019-09-04

'Institutes of Technology' to boost skills training The locations of 12 Institutes of Technology - aiming to provide high-quality skills training - are revealed....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Mindfulness could boost opioid use disorder treatment A new study offers evidence that mindfulness could boost the effectiveness of traditional therapy for opioid use disorder, improving control over cra...
22:36, 2019-10-16

Phone apps can help boost physical activity (Reuters Health) - Apps that prompt users to stand up and move every hour or to aim for a certain number of daily steps do help people add movement a...
20:00, 2019-10-24

New qualifications to boost teacher career progression New teacher qualifications will support those who want to progress their careers in non-leadership roles....
16:12, 2019-07-17

Antibiotics may boost colon cancer risk New research suggests that just a single course of antibiotics may increase risk for colon cancer, but not rectal cancer....
21:40, 2019-08-21

Will the iPhone 11 boost sales? Bloomberg weighs in Apple is widely expected to launch three new iPhones this fall, the direct successors of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. These new iPhon...
04:16, 2019-07-26

Eat These 3 Winter Foods To Boost Your Immunity This Season During this time of the year, our immunity tends to take a dip. Hence, it gets imperative to consume healthy food as a healthy and balanced diet is e...
13:28, 2019-11-23

Intense light may boost heart health New research in mice and humans finds that exposure to intense light therapy can boost the heart's protection against a heart attack....
03:56, 2019-08-19

New Year's resolutions: How to boost success rates In this special feature, we ask whether New Year's resolutions work and look at some science-backed ways to improve the chances of success....
22:56, 2020-01-01

Forty-five percent of workers do this to boost their salary An increasing number of workers are devoting time to salary research, a new survey shows, but just half feel they’re paid enough....
19:20, 2019-08-29

Kirby eyes World Cup win for equal pay boost "Chelsea forward Fran Kirby has stressed the importance of success in France for the Lionesses, in order to gain parity in pay with the men\u0027s te...
11:08, 2019-05-25

5 fun and uplifting workouts to give you an endorphin boost Boring cardio, begone! From bungee fitness to twerking masterclasses, try one of these to keep the spark alive in your exercise routine...
11:12, 2020-01-21

Ferrari dismiss speculation about aerodynamic boost "Ferrari have poured cold water on speculation they have discovered an aerodynamic mapping error that has cost them precious lap time in the battle w...
12:36, 2019-06-22

This ex-Yankee could boost your fantasy team down the stretch With the calendar flipping to September, fantasy baseball owners are flocking to their waiver wire in search of prospects who could not only help the...
04:56, 2019-09-08

Bacteria found in gut could help boost physical performance Scientists say certain bacteria are more abundant in marathon runners after raceFrom go-faster stripes to energy gels, athletes have long sought ways...
17:24, 2019-06-24

Big Ben fundraiser given boost after Arron Banks donates £50,000 Millionaire Brexiteer Arron Banks has donated £50,000 to see Big Ben chime as the fundraising total nears £250,000....
23:20, 2020-01-17

Boost your resume with this $39 Salesforce software training Way back in the year 1999, a small software company called Salesforce started selling a single customer relationship management product. Two decades ...
14:40, 2019-09-17

Climate: 100% organic farming would boost emissions Going fully organic in England and Wales would require more imports of food and increase carbon output....
18:56, 2019-10-22

The quest for better snakebite treatments gets a funding boost A multimillion-pound programme has been launched to improve treatment for snakebites, which are thought to kill up to 138,000 people each year...
01:44, 2019-05-16

Miley Cyrus Asks for a "Boost of Bad Ass" After Being Hospitalized We can't stop and we won't stop sending good vibes to Miley Cyrus. On Tuesday afternoon, the music superstar revealed to her followers on Instagram S...
00:12, 2019-10-09

Novartis gets FDA boost in crowded eye drug market Novartis's anti-blindness medicine Beovu has become the latest eye drug to win U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval, giving the Swiss drugmaker...
16:32, 2019-10-08

Universities Buy SAT-Takers' Names And Boost Exclusivity For 47 cents, the College Board will sell an individual’s information, allowing schools to market themselves more broadly. This encourages an increas...
07:12, 2019-11-06

Incorporate movement into your day to boost wellness and productivity When Jordan Galloway commutes to Hearst Tower, instead of taking the nearest subway from her Prospect Heights home, the fitness director at Women’s H...
17:48, 2020-01-19

How a dietary change might boost cancer therapy A study in mice finds that eating less of a particular amino acid that is found in high levels in meat and eggs enhances the effects of cancer treatm...
03:24, 2019-08-05

Congress may actually get something done – and give a boost to retirement plans The Senate is considering the Secure Act – which could benefit employees and employers – after it passed the House resoundinglyA few months ago I wro...
08:20, 2019-06-27

Having a dog may boost survival after a heart attack or stroke Two new studies show that owning a dog significantly reduces people's risk of death following a heart attack or stroke, as well as death from any cau...
23:24, 2019-10-09

Texans could get stunning J.J. Watt boost for NFL playoffs J.J. Watt’s season was supposed to be over, but a shocking return is suddenly in play. There’s “real optimism,” according to ...
19:12, 2019-12-01

HTC bets on former Orange executive to boost sales Taiwan's mobile phone company moves away from its founders to appoint a former Orange executive....
17:36, 2019-09-17

Parks with irregular shapes may boost longevity A new study finds that parks with complex, irregular shapes and more access points are associated with a lower risk of premature mortality....
23:08, 2019-12-02

AOC's Green New Deal would boost gas tax $10-$13, 'destroy economy' The socialistic Green New Deal, pushed by New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and winning broad support from Democratic presidential candidates co...
16:20, 2019-07-12

Gleyber Torres gives Yankees another boost in a big spot Don’t let the baby face fool you. Gleyber Torres is a killer. Just look at how he has performed in the cauldron that is The Bronx at the age of 22. H...
10:52, 2019-08-03

Eating more slowly and dining with others can boost your health From the mealtimes you keep and the speed at which you eat to your choice of dining companions, how you eat has a big impact on your health and waist...
17:48, 2020-01-09

5 things you might be doing already that could boost your credit score quickly lzf / Shutterstock.com Building up a strong credit score is key if you want to benefit from great credit cards offering a ton of points and miles. Yo...
00:52, 2019-10-04

Misfiring Spurs seek derby boost "Tottenham Hotspur head into Sunday\u0027s North London derby badly in need of the injection of confidence that a victory over old rivals Arsenal wou...
10:20, 2019-08-29

4 fun and uplifting workouts to give you an endorphin boost Boring cardio, begone! From bungee fitness to twerking masterclasses, try one of these to keep the spark alive in your exercise routine...
17:32, 2020-01-20

Viral Area 51 ‘raid’ getting big celebrity boost Everyone wants to “see them aliens” — even internet celebrities. When a Facebook event planning a “raid” on Area 51 popped up...
19:32, 2019-07-16

2 top Dem senators give boost to impeachment effort Patty Murray doesn’t typically make waves. But the low-key senator’s endorsement of an impeachment inquiry is doing exactly that in the Senate Democr...
01:24, 2019-07-30

Conservatives pledge to boost Ofsted rather than scrap it Boris Johnson wants to strengthen the education watchdog but opposition parties want a new body....
03:08, 2019-11-29

East Timor moves to contain African swine fever outbreaks East Timor is imposing restrictions on the movement of livestock to contain African Swine flu, its agriculture ministry said on Monday after reportin...
14:52, 2019-09-30

China says making progress on African swine fever vaccine China will start work on clinical trials of an African swine fever vaccine, state media said on Friday, as the disease continues to spread through th...
09:28, 2019-05-24

Kenyan writer Wainaina, challenger of African stereotypes, dies at 48 Binyavanga Wainaina, the award-winning Kenyan writer who challenged stereotypes of Africa with biting satire and took on prejudice by documenting his...
11:44, 2019-05-22

African swine fever hits another pig farm in northeast Bulgaria Bulgaria has detected another outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm for pigs near the Danube city of Ruse in the north east of the count...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Shark savages tourist, 45, swimming on African island and gnaws on her arm The woman was seriously injured after she was attacked by the beast on the island of Praslin, Seychelles around 7pm local time on Sunday...
22:12, 2019-12-30

African Union suspends Sudan, demands end to military rule Sudan has been suspended from the African Union until civilian rule is established in the country. Calls for the bloc to take action mounted after a ...
00:52, 2019-06-07

Trump: African Americans won’t be able to vote for Biden over crime bill President Trump wrapped up his four-day trip to Japan, and quickly turned his attention back to domestic politics — ripping Joe Biden for backing a t...
00:24, 2019-05-28

‘We’ve been taken hostage’: African migrants stranded in Mexico after Trump's crackdown Hundreds of migrants from Africa are stuck in Tapachula because of Mexico’s willingness to bow to Trump and stem the flow of migrantsNeh knew she wa...
09:44, 2019-09-30

Near-total ban imposed on sending wild African elephants to zoos Cites, the global wildlife trade regulator, approves ‘momentous’ decision after EU adds loophole The regulator of global wildlife trade has decided t...
19:44, 2019-08-27

Teacher at top South African school accused of sleeping with 5 students A married history teacher at an elite boy’s school in South Africa engaged in “sexual misconduct” with at least five students, an investigation...
05:16, 2019-12-03

Norway welcomes 600 African refugees 'to send a strong message' Norway has agreed to take 600 asylum seekers to help stop the often deadly trafficking of migrants across the Mediterranean Sea. DW has learned about...
16:12, 2020-01-10

Mahrez, Mane and Salah are the nominees for African Footballer of the Year "Liverpool pair Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, plus Riyad Mahrez from Manchester City, have been named as the three candidates for African Footballer ...
17:36, 2019-12-22

William Loren Katz, Historian of African-Americans, Dies at 92 He documented the often overlooked contributions of black people in books for young adults, helping to refashion social studies curriculums across th...
21:12, 2019-11-21

Central African Republic: Three UN peacekeepers killed following helicopter crash Three peacekeepers were killed and a fourth was severely injured after a helicopter crashed on Friday morning local time, in the west of the Central ...
23:12, 2019-09-30

Africa's the Future: Why Akon Says That African-Americans Should Invest in the Continent After his his single “Locked Up,” Akon was determined not to be your run-of-the-mill one-hit wonder....
21:16, 2019-11-20

Trapped South African gold miners found dead "Bring us some oxygen," were the final words heard when contact was lost. The bodies of four miners trapped in the Tau Lekoa Mine in northeastern Sou...
13:12, 2019-12-08

East Timor reports African swine fever outbreaks East Timor reported outbreaks of African swine fever last week, the first occurrence near its border with giant neighbor Indonesia of a virus that ki...
13:36, 2019-09-30

African countries want to lift ban on ivory sale and elephant hunting Leaders in 5 nations where elephants live say poaching has increased since the activities have been banned....
00:36, 2019-05-09

Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise The Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials dete...
08:56, 2019-08-19

Don't Miss: African origins, deadly mozzies and meeting of minds This week, listen to a founder of Out-of-Africa theory, read about our deadliest enemy, the mosquito, and explore the future of human and robot minds...
15:32, 2019-08-03

Bulgaria to cull another 40,000 pigs in new African swine fever outbreak Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Wednesday they would cull 39,656 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a farm in the no...
19:24, 2020-01-08

Central African Republic: Four UN peacekeepers killed following helicopter crash Three peacekeepers were killed and a fourth was severely injured after a helicopter crashed on Friday morning local time, in the west of the Central ...
17:16, 2019-09-30

Limits on sales of African elephants to zoos gain approval Countries that are part of an international agreement on trade in endangered species agreed Tuesday to limit the sale of wild elephants caught in Zim...
23:44, 2019-08-27

African leaders launch landmark 55-nation trade zone It took African countries four years to agree to a free-trade deal in March. The trade zone will unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion eco...
00:24, 2019-07-08

A third of tropical African plant species at risk of extinction – study Experts say new approach to classify plants’ conservation status suggests 7,000 species at riskA third of plant species in tropical Africa are threat...
20:16, 2019-11-20

African swine fever hits sixth pig farm in Bulgaria Bulgaria's veterinary authorities said on Friday they would cull 8,253 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm in ...
20:28, 2019-08-02

Human activities could make a third of tropical African plants extinct A third of plant species in tropical Africa are potentially threatened with becoming extinct, which would put a huge strain on local populations...
20:24, 2019-11-20

No-budget African action studio Wakaliwood is ready to take over the mainstream Isaac Godfrey Geoffrey Nabwana (Nabwana IGG) isn’t sure exactly how many movies he’s made. He thinks it must be at least 50, but many of them are los...
15:08, 2019-09-30

One-third of tropical African plant species at risk of extinction – study Experts say new approach to classify plants’ conservation status suggests 7,000 species at riskA third of plant species in tropical Africa are threat...
20:32, 2019-11-20

Record-breaking number of African migrants coming to America PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Undaunted by a journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic privation and human rights abuses in African countries...
19:04, 2019-06-16

Atlantique review – African oppression meets supernatural mystery Mati Diop’s feature debut forces young Senegalese lovers to choose between love, duty and servitude, then adds a surreal twist‘Some memories are omen...
19:12, 2019-05-16

South African federation joins Semenya appeal over CAS verdict "Athletics South Africa (ASA) said on Friday it had joined Caster Semenya\u0027s appeal against the ruling that currently prevents the double Olympic...
11:48, 2019-06-01

Diahann Carroll, pioneering African American actor, dies at 84 With the 1960s sitcom "Julia," Diahann Carroll became the first black woman to star in her own TV show. On stage, screen and in song, she often playe...
22:40, 2019-10-04

EU fights 'urgent challenge' of African swine fever spread The European Union faces an urgent challenge in tackling an outbreak of African swine fever which threatens Bulgaria's pig breeding industry, a Commi...
19:28, 2019-08-08

South Korea confirms fifth case of African swine fever South Korea confirmed on Tuesday its fourth and fifth cases of African swine fever at hog farms near its northern border, just a week after it first ...
14:12, 2019-09-24

Explaining Ancient Patterns and Sculptures on South African Beaches One of the first things many kids – or even adults – may do when they are on a beach or dune is to make patterns in the sand or sculptures in the for...
00:12, 2019-09-24

Bulgaria to cull 24,000 pigs in African swine fever outbreak Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Friday they would cull 24,000 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a pig farm in the n...
20:24, 2020-01-03

South African government accused of xenophobia over its treatment of migrants Outrage is growing over what is seen as the targeting of undocumented migrants in South Africa. After a raid and the arrest of about 500 people, the ...
14:24, 2019-08-13

Burna Boy: African Giant review – classily smooth Nigerian pop (Bad Habit/On a Spaceship/Atlantic)An effortless vocal and collaborators including Future and Jorja Smith make this an easy, slightly muted listenThe...
17:04, 2019-07-26

African activists urge Eritrea’s leader to launch reforms KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — More than 100 African writers and activists are urging Eritrea’s authoritarian leader to protect basic freedoms and laun...
12:48, 2019-06-11

South Korea confirms new cases of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed new cases of African swine fever at hog farms in cities near the capital Seoul after the country's first outbreak of the d...
01:12, 2019-09-24

Vietnam to mobilize military in fight against African swine fever Vietnam said it will mobilize its military and police forces to help combat the outbreak of African swine fever that has already resulted in the cull...
08:24, 2019-05-14

The Street: the 1940s African American thriller that became a huge bestseller Marketed as a tale of vice and violence in Harlem, Ann Petry’s novel The Street sold more than a million copies – and gave a voice to black women, wr...
14:16, 2019-12-14

Police: Slain woman had 2 husbands, including African actor GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — Police say a woman who was recently shot and killed in a brazen attack outside Washington was married to two men. One of them i...
18:56, 2019-05-13

This $8 million Lamborghini seized from an African dictator's son just became the most expensive ever sold Denis Balibouse/Reuters A 2014 Lamborghini Veneno just fetched $8.27 million at a Bonhams auction in Switzerland on Sunday. The car was originally se...
18:16, 2019-10-03

Yes, African-Americans Drink Bourbon. And Distillers Are Finally Catching On. Groups like the Black Bourbon Society have formed to share an appreciation of the whiskey, despite the industry’s fraught history on matters of race....
20:16, 2019-05-20

Look: South African restaurant only serves food made from insects A South African company is promoting sustainable protein alternatives with a pop-up restaurant serving only foods derived from insects....
18:04, 2019-08-12

Activists say new Tennessee law aims to suppress African American votes Lawsuit says law that would fine groups that turn in incomplete or incorrect registration votes imposes ‘unconstitutional obstacles’Tequila Johnson l...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Multimillion-dollar compensation deal for South African miners Tens of thousands of workers who contracted fatal illnesses win £280m in class actionTens of thousands of gold miners in South Africa who contracted ...
20:48, 2019-07-26

A ‘Rare Case Where Racial Biases’ Protected African-Americans Fewer opioid prescriptions meant fewer deaths (possibly as many as 14,000), but the episode also reveals how prevalent and harmful stereotypes can be...
17:28, 2019-11-25

South African government says appeal coming in Semenya case The South African government says there will be an appeal against the Caster Semenya ruling. The sports ministry says Athletics South Africa, the cou...
15:08, 2019-05-13

A type of African mole rat is immune to the pain caused by wasabi A species of mole rat doesn't feel pain in response to a compound that gives wasabi its pungent taste, and could hint at new ways to relieve pain in ...
20:28, 2019-05-30

Feds: African ring smuggled rhinoceros horns, ivory into US NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York have charged four African men with trafficking millions of dollars’ worth of rhinoceros horns a...
01:44, 2019-06-14

Guterres: Security Council’s African alliances ‘needed and appreciated more than ever’ The Security Council’s strong engagement with its Member States, partner organizations and institutions in conflict prevention efforts on the African...
20:40, 2019-10-07

The South African teenagers using radio to fight gun crime - in pictures Every week a group of South African teenagers crowd into a studio to play hip-hop and discuss neighbourhood gun crime for their community radio show,...
09:36, 2019-08-05

South Korea confirms new case of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed a new case of African swine fever at a pig farm in a city near Seoul, after the country's first outbreak of the deadly viru...
14:36, 2019-09-23