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AFCON 2021: Senegal and Morocco advance to quarter-finals, concussion concern for Sadio Mane
Sports

AFCON 2021: Senegal and Morocco advance to quarter-finals, concussion concern for Sadio Mane

Sadio Mané got up from a horrible clash of heads that left him dazed on the ground to score a goal and help put Senegal into the quarter-finals.

AFCON 2021: Andre Ayew jibe after Ghana held as Morocco qualify for Cup of Nations last 16
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AFCON 2021: Andre Ayew jibe after Ghana held as Morocco qualify for Cup of Nations last 16

Ghana captain Andre Ayew dismissed Gabon as a "small team" as a controversial late equaliser saw Friday's Africa Cup of Nations clash between the sides finish 1-1.

'2-finger virginity test' to be erased from Maharashtra syllabus: Practice still prevalent in UK, Canada, Indonesia and Afghanistan
India

'2-finger virginity test' to be erased from Maharashtra syllabus: Practice still prevalent in UK, Canada, Indonesia and Afghanistan

However, the practice is not just limited to India, many other countries in the world including developed nations like the United Kingdom (UK) continue to see the prevalence of this ritual, which violates human rights and is a direct attack on the sexual-autonomy of a woman.

300 dead, 35,000 at risk as Cyclone Idai rages through Mozambique, Zimbabwe; UN labels it 'one of the worst storms in decades'
World

300 dead, 35,000 at risk as Cyclone Idai rages through Mozambique, Zimbabwe; UN labels it 'one of the worst storms in decades'

The UN said that one of the worst storms to hit southern Africa in decades had also unleashed a humanitarian crisis in Malawi, affecting nearly a million people and forcing more than 80,000 from their homes.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind review: An inspiring Netflix drama set in famine-hit Malawi
Entertainment

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind review: An inspiring Netflix drama set in famine-hit Malawi

British actor Chiwetel Ejiofor’s directorial debut, The Boy who Harnessed the Wind, is an inspirational true story about a 13-year-old boy in Malawi, who single-handedly and against many odds, saves his entire village from famine and hunger

Madonna inaugurates children's hospital in Malawi named after her adopted daughter
Entertainment

Madonna inaugurates children's hospital in Malawi named after her adopted daughter

Madonna inaugurated the Mercy James Institute of Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care in Malawi.

Stadium stampede in Malawi's capital Lilongwe kills eight, mostly children
World

Stadium stampede in Malawi's capital Lilongwe kills eight, mostly children

A crowd stampeded at a stadium in Malawi's capital during independence day celebrations on Thursday, killing eight people and injuring more than 40 others, most of them children.

Saving endangered animals is like God's test for humanity, says Prince Harry
World

Saving endangered animals is like God's test for humanity, says Prince Harry

Britain's Prince Harry said he believes saving animals is like God's test for humanity, calling on those who own or manage wildlife to ensure the protection of endangered species

Mozambique blast: Death toll rises to 96, 8 out of 47 patients still in ICU
World

Mozambique blast: Death toll rises to 96, 8 out of 47 patients still in ICU

Health authorities said that death toll in the fuel tanker truck explosion in Mozambique's Central Tete province had reached 96, media reports said.

Mozambique blast: 73 killed, scores injured in oil tank explosion
World

Mozambique blast: 73 killed, scores injured in oil tank explosion

At least 73 people were killed and scores more injured when an oil tank truck burst into flames in a village in western Mozambique, the nation's public radio announced.

Malawi: HIV-infected man arrested for having sex with over 100 adolescent girls
World

Malawi: HIV-infected man arrested for having sex with over 100 adolescent girls

Malawi police have arrested an HIV-infected man who was paid to have sex with more than 100 adolescent girls as part of a traditional ritual marking their passage to womanhood, officials said on Tuesday

In Malawi, albinos are killed for body parts that are believed to bring good luck
World

In Malawi, albinos are killed for body parts that are believed to bring good luck

At least 18 albino people have been killed in Malawi in a "steep upsurge in killings" since November 2014, and five others have been abducted and remain missing

Making faces with a banana: Not just tennis, Federer's great with kids too
Sports

Making faces with a banana: Not just tennis, Federer's great with kids too

Federer was in African nation Malawi to start a children’s program funded by his charity foundation and had an 'amazing' time with the kids.

Bharti Rolls Out 3G Network in Malawi
News & Analysis

Bharti Rolls Out 3G Network in Malawi

The Malawi unit of Bharti Airtel rolled out its 3G network on Thursday, as part of the Indian telecom firm's push to expand in fast-growing Africa.