Yellow ribbons have been put up around the married aid convoy driver’s home town in his memory
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Thursday 30 January 2014
On a per capita basis, the nation has all the ingredients to be one of the world's most prosperous nations
Tuesday 28 January 2014
South Africa’s main opposition party has merged with a smaller group to jointly challenge the ruling ANC in elections in April.
Monday 27 January 2014
Zimbabwean trade delegation is said to include vocal supporters of indigenisation laws and violence
Monday 20 January 2014
China's economy growing at its slowest pace in 14 years as Beijing tries to rebalance
Wednesday 15 January 2014
Global GDP to expand 3.2% this year, up from 2.4% in 2013
Monday 23 December 2013
Khodorkovsky’s release may well have been intended to further those goals by sending a positive signal about Russia's future business climate
Wednesday 18 December 2013
Barack Obama gravely overlooks the unfolding HIV epidemic in Russia
Monday 16 December 2013
Figures seen by a newspaper show the UK distributed £27.4 million to the country last year
Friday 06 December 2013
A statement from Buckingham Palace said today: "The Queen was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Nelson Mandela last night. He worked tirelessly for the good of his country, and his legacy is the peaceful South Africa we see today.
Tuesday 03 December 2013
The health gap between rich and poor countries could be wiped out in just 20 years’ time, leading economists and health experts have said, and can be achieved simply through greater investment in existing drugs, vaccines and treatments.
Thursday 28 November 2013
It is widely accepted that money can’t buy you love. Now a new study has found that it can buy you happiness – but only up to a point.
Andy McSmith's Diary: Jeremy Hunt(s) for answers to all the right questions (if they’re sent in beforehand)
Wednesday 27 November 2013
There is little spontaneity in Question Time in the House of Commons. MPs arrive with their pre-prepared questions, quite often supplied for them by the business managers.
Friday 22 November 2013
Wayward migrant workers abandon desperate families in former republics
Tuesday 19 November 2013
Without large changes in Democratic Republic of Congo global average total tax rate would have increased
Friday 15 November 2013
The head of a Congo hospital offering surgery to survivors of sexual assault has come to London
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
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