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Comic Con Africa in digital media partnership with TikTok

Comic Con Africa has announced a digital media partnership with TikTok, the world's leading short video platform. In line with the partnership, Comic Con Africa has launched an official (...)
19/09/2019 still duping customers, says watchdog

The consumer watchdog claims the website is still using 'pressure-selling' tactics.

Live facial recognition surveillance 'must stop'

Campaigners say the technology is inaccurate, intrusive and infringes on an individual's right to privacy.

Innovative thinking marks African Development Bank’s Africa jobs manifesto

Innovative thinking about Africa’s conventional employment issues is what marks the African Development Bank’s new policy research document “Creating Decent Jobs: Strategies, Policies, and (...)

African Development Bank to launch report : Creating decent jobs : strategies, policies and (...)

What: Launch of the ‘Creating decent jobs: strategies, policies and instruments report When: 12 September 2019 Who: African Development Bank, Macroeconomics Policy, Forecasting and Research (...)

Racial Literacy and the Potential for the Tech World

An interview with Dr. Howard Stevenson This interview expands on ideas from Jessie Daniels’s new paper Advancing Racial Literacy in Tech, co-authored with 2018–19 Fellow Mutale Nkonde and 2017–18 (...)

Modi condems Akash Vijayvargiya incident, says VIP brats have no place in BJP

Modi was referring to Akash Vijayvargiya, a BJP MLA from Indore who attacked a municipal official during a demotion drive on June 26.

WB Governor to meet PM Modi in Delhi today amid unabated killings in Bengal

The law and order situation in the state has turned so precarious that the union home ministry had to issue an advisory to the state and Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi had to rush to (...)

Buy Maruti, FMCG stocks on dips : Hemang Jani

Bharti Airtel continues to be a bit of a contrarian bet but it is on a revival path, says Jani.

'Waiver talk aided Congress, 2019 a different story'

'Waiver talk aided Congress, 2019 a different story'Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that farm loan waiver promise of Congress worked to an extent in the recent election but 2019 general (...)

How digital typography is reinventing regional languages

India’s growing typographic community not only caters to global majors trying to make a mark in the vernacular market but also digitises endangered languages.

Wipro to expand operations in London, to set up 3rd office

David Slater, Director of International Trade and Investment at L&P, said Wipro is among a host of Indian tech firms to make significant investments in (...)

American neo-Nazis now see 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden as a role model : (...)

A new report from Vice claims that white supremacist organizations are increasingly viewing Osama Bin Laden, the late mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, as a role model whose actions can (...)

Trump backer humiliated with his own words on MSNBC after blaming immigrants for hurting the (...)

During an MSNBC panel discussion of Donald Trump’s efforts to limit immigrants coming into the country, a former adviser to the president’s 2016 campaign had his own words turned back on him when (...)

Joy Reid hilariously trolls Trump for turning his trip into a ‘groveling’ tour to meet with Putin (...)

MSNBC host Joy Reid opened her show on Saturday morning by calling out Donald Trump for turning his overseas trip — which included attending the G-20 conference — into a fanboy “groveling” tour to (...)

Saudi teenager faces execution for alleged crimes committed as a child

Murtaja Qureiris, 18, faces a raft of charges stemming from his participation in anti-government protests, including some that date back to when he was (...)

British politician : Trump ‘just killed off Brexit’ by declaring British health system is ‘on the (...)

British Labour Party politician Andrew Adonis, a member of Parliament, on Tuesday asserted that President Donald Trump likely “killed off” the “Brexit” plan to split Britain from the European Union. (...)

Trump whines ‘it’s getting worse and worse’ for conservatives on social media

President Donald Trump complained on Friday about tech companies enforcing their terms of service — which has resulted in deplatforming of his most bigoted and conspiracy theory-prone supporters. (...)

South African rugby&#8217 ;s race problems

It was a heartwarming moment. In June 2017, in the absence of injured Captain Warren Whitely,

Is the nation state the best we got ?

With the re-emergence of global right-wing nationalism, predatory racialized capitalism, and the realities of what Kwame

Black Images – An Essay by Peter James Hudson

July 2008 The premiere issue of Black Images: A Critical Quarterly of Black […]

Of “Brothers with Perfect Timing”

An Essay by Mike Abraham2008 Germiston station has a very long platform. […]

What Even Is Spotify ?

Joe Veix Is it a streaming giant? Ad-tech broker? Social network? A new book pulls the curtain behind the mysterious company. The post What Even Is Spotify? appeared first on The (...)

This New Book Highlights Arab Women Reporting From the Arab World

Sarah Aziza Zahra Hankir’s anthology Our Women on the Ground elevates vital but often overlooked voices from Morocco to Gaza to Yemen. The post This New Book Highlights Arab Women Reporting From (...)

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New Zealand insect named after hobbit Frodo Baggins from Lord of the Rings

The newly classified species Psylla Frodobaggins is found on the South Island, where the Tolkein movies were filmed New Zealand researchers have named an insect after JRR Tolkein’s famous hobbit (...)

WATCH : GOP congressman hides in an elevator as veterans try to confront him about his support (...)

On Thursday, Common Defense, an activist group of combat veterans, followed Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) through a hallway and demanded to know why he isn’t doing something about President Donald (...)

WATCH : Rudy Giuliani loses it in raving CNN interview openly contradicting himself on Ukraine (...)

Attorney for the president Rudy Giuliani gave a combative, belligerent and downright incoherent interview on CNN Thursday evening, raving about a ballooning scandal involving Donald Trump and (...)

India could be one of the winners of trade war : Filippo Gori, JP Morgan

There has been a little bit of slowdown in India, part of which is cyclical and part of it is global, says Filippo Gori, deputy CEO Asia Pacific for JP (...)

Rudy Giuliani goes completely off the rails in bellowing interview with CNN’s (...)

On Thursday night, following reports that the whistleblower in the intelligence community was complaining about a call President Donald Trump made to the Ukraine, CNN’s Chris Cuomo hosted Trump’s (...)

ISRO panel to look into Vikram loss

ISRO panel to look into Vikram lossSpace agency’s attempts to communicate with the lander have been futile till date

Amazon’s New Climate Pledges Won’t Stop Employee Walkout

CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled ambitious plans to reduce his company’s carbon footprint. But some workers say the efforts don’t go far enough.

South Korea serial killer suspect found after 30 years, but won't face (...)

DNA technology links man to Hwaseong murders that inspired a film, but the statute of limitations has expired South Korean police have identified a suspect more than 30 years after one of the (...)

Jeffrey Toobin destroys GOP lobbyist for claiming whistleblower is waging a ‘political fight’ (...)

On CNN Thursday night, GOP lobbyist and American Conservative Union director Matt Schlapp tried to explain away the whistleblower complaint against Trump’s promises to Ukrainian officials as a (...)

MSNBC contributor roughed up and arrested by DC police at the network’s climate forum : (...)

MSNBC pundit Kurt Bardella was arrested on Thursday at the network’s Climate Forum at Georgetown University. “Well-known political strategist and pundit Kurt Bardella was arrested … after getting (...)

Explosive new reports find whistleblower complaint about Trump involves Ukraine

As the mystery about a suppressed whistleblower complaint potentially involving President Donald Trump continues to unfurl, the Washington Post and the New York Times reported Thursday night that (...)

Conservative Party targets over-45s with Facebook Brexit ads

Political parties’ Facebook ad campaigns are gearing up ahead of any election, BBC News research reveals.
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