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Crowds gather to witness Pope Francis make Mother Teresa a saint

Crowds gather to witness Pope Francis make Mother Teresa a saint

CNN Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims are expected to gather in Rome to witness the canonization of ... Read More
Gambia presidential hopeful tells Jammeh to go

Gambia presidential hopeful tells Jammeh to go

Issatou Touray in Banjul the Gambia on Friday. Touray plans to stand as an independent andhas pledge... Read More
Mother Teresa A Perfect Saint For Troubled Times

Mother Teresa A Perfect Saint For Troubled Times

Vials of blood splinters of wood and dubious miracles Is Mother Teresa really holy enough to be a sa... Read More

Uganda

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Uganda Man Falls From the Rooftop of Mabirizi Complex

Uganda Man Falls From the Rooftop of Mabirizi Complex

A man in his late twenties has this afternoon fallen from the rooftop of Mabirizi Complex in the cit... Read More
Eight-year-old child arrested on suspicion of lesbianism

Eight-year-old child arrested on suspicion of lesbianism

The girl is understood to be in police custody after her neighbour reported her to the police for en... Read More
Girl 8 arrested on suspicion of lesbianism in Uganda

Girl 8 arrested on suspicion of lesbianism in Uganda

An eight-year-old girl has been arrested for the so-called crime of lesbianism in Uganda according t... Read More

entertaintment

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Donald Trump tries to woo black voters in visit to Detroit

Donald Trump tries to woo black voters in visit to Detroit

DETROIT AP - Donald Trump said Saturday he wanted to help rebuild Detroit and told members of a blac... Read More
A First Look At Londons Burning

A First Look At Londons Burning

Londons Burning is the new festival from Artichoke who brought us the brilliant and astoundingly pop... Read More
Great Fire of London anniversary Wooden replica of city to burn 350 years on from disaster

Great Fire of London anniversary Wooden replica of city to burn 350 years on from disaster

A giant replica of 17th-century London will be set ablaze in the city to mark the 350th anniversary ... Read More

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Huawei Aims to Be Worlds Second-Biggest Smartphone Maker by 2018

Huawei Aims to Be Worlds Second-Biggest Smartphone Maker by 2018

BERLIN—Huawei Technologies Co. aims to become the worlds second-largest smartphone maker by 2018 R... Read More
Op-ed We love SpaceX and we hope it reaches Mars. But SpaceX must focus

Op-ed We love SpaceX and we hope it reaches Mars. But SpaceX must focus

During eight years on Twitter and more than 21500 tweets I have used the F-word just one time on the... Read More
INFOGRAPHIC How telcos affect the sub-Saharan African economy

INFOGRAPHIC How telcos affect the sub-Saharan African economy

Africa can no longer be considered the Dark Continent. Given the rate at which mobile connectivity i... Read More

Sci/tech

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SpaceX Says Investigation Will Examine Just Milliseconds of Footage From Explosion

SpaceX Says Investigation Will Examine Just Milliseconds of Footage From Explosion

In an update posted to its website SpaceX announced that its investigation of Thursdays Falcon 9 exp... Read More
What a solar eclipse and laser physics could teach us about malaria-carrying mosquitoes

What a solar eclipse and laser physics could teach us about malaria-carrying mosquitoes

Just after noon on Thursday a shadow passed in front of the sun and the skies above East Africa dimm... Read More
SpaceX and NASA are finally talking about Thursdays fiery rocket

SpaceX and NASA are finally talking about Thursdays fiery rocket

elon musk falcon 9 rocket launchpad explosion getty uslaunchreport 4x3 Elon Musk the founder of Spac... Read More

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Paper Alert Aducanumab Phase 1b Study Published

Paper Alert Aducanumab Phase 1b Study Published

Scientists at Biogen have formally published the results of a clinical trial that dazzled the Alzhei... Read More
Billions at potential risk from Zika virus in Africa and Asia

Billions at potential risk from Zika virus in Africa and Asia

Zika Two billion at risk in Africa and Asia BBC News reports. A new modelling study suggests the vir... Read More
Italys Fertility Day Commercial Pushes Women To Have Children While Young

Italys Fertility Day Commercial Pushes Women To Have Children While Young

Italy will celebrate on Sept. 22 its state-sponsored Fertility Day to encourage family planning and ... Read More