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In the space of 10 years, the Karura forest has gone from a dangerous no man's land to one of Nairobi's safest and most popular destinations, a verdant refuge in a city that has long carried the unfortunate moniker "Nairobbery".
Voting opens in Botswana for a hotly contested general election that could test the country's traditionally stable politics, as the ruling party faces its toughest challenge yet. The historic Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) -- whose rule has been ...
Beauval Zoo, in France's Loir-et-Cher region, welcomes a new resident born last week: a baby chimpanzee. A "rather rare event" according to carer Samuel Radelet who says it is the first chimpanzee birth in France "since 2016".
Hong Kongers react to news reports that Beijing is drawing up a plan to remove Hong Kong's beleaguered chief executive Carrie Lam after nearly five months of pro-democracy unrest.
A major mercury leak, tap water contamination, and "alarming" levels of air pollution: a series of environmental crises in Hanoi have sparked fury among residents -- and accusations the communist government is prioritising economic growth over pol...
Clashes erupt in Santiago during a march against economic inequality in Chile despite President Sebastian Pinera announcing a package of social measures to steem street violence.