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World’s priority No.1: poverty reduction in Africa, say Gates

Bill and Melinda Gates say improving health and education in Africa should be the world’s priority.
from Quartz on Sep 18, 2018.
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Women farmers in India earn 22% less than male counterparts

Indian women farmers earn 22 per cent less than their male counterparts, according to new government statistics.
from Down to Earth on Sep 19, 2018.

Cameroon to 'disallow' exodus from restive Anglophone region

Authorities in Cameroon’s northwest region say they will not allow people without legitimate reasons to leave the area.
from africanews on Sep 19, 2018.

Drug companies accused of cheating countries out of billions in taxes

Some of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical companies appear to be dodging an estimated $3.8 billion in tax per year across 16 countries, claims Oxfam.
from Oxfam on Sep 18, 2018.

Swiss-made pesticide 'implicated in deadly poisonings' in India

Switzerland must halt exports of pesticides banned at home for their health or environmental hazards, says a justice group in the wake of poisonings in India.
from Public Eye on Sep 18, 2018.
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India’s surprise plan to send people to space by 2022

India aims to send people to space by 2022. The mission and its short timeline surprised many, including the head of the country’s space agency.
from Nature on Sep 19, 2018.

How many sewer scavengers are there In India?

Another man has been killed in a sewer in Delhi after the rope tying the man snapped and he fell inside - the tenth such death in the country in a week.
from News18 on Sep 18, 2018.
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How Chinese foam makers are undermining the Montreal Protocol

Chinese foam manufacturers are using banned chlorofluorocarbons that are considered more potent than carbon dioxide in causing global warming
from Down to Earth on Sep 18, 2018.
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