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    Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent, being behind Asia in both categories. At about 30.3 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. With

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    Alia Bhatt's exciting African holiday is setting new vacation goals!
    Entertainment

    Alia Bhatt's exciting African holiday is setting new vacation goals!

    Alia Bhatt, who took home IIFA's best actor trophy on Wednesday is making her fans and followers turn green with envy by sharing a mesmerising throwback video of a dream east-African holiday.

    Beyonce announces 'Making the Gift' TV special on ABC
    Entertainment

    Beyonce announces 'Making the Gift' TV special on ABC

    American singer-songwriter Beyonce will now be taking over your TV screens after she announced her documentary special with ABC network called 'Making The Gift.'

    China to invest $400 bn in Iran's energy, transport sectors
    International

    China to invest $400 bn in Iran's energy, transport sectors

    In a quantum jump to the China-Iran 25-year comprehensive strategic partnership plan of 2016, China will pump in $280 billion to develop the Middle Eastern country's oil, gas and petrochemical sector, $120 billion in transport and infrastructure, and increase its purchase of Iranian crude, a report said.

    Lucknow institute develops 'medicine' to save banana crops
    National

    Lucknow institute develops 'medicine' to save banana crops

    The Central Institute of Subtropical Horticulture (CISH) here has come up with a bio-formulant to save banana crops from fungal infection 'fusarium oxysporum TR4', or Panama Wilt, which is causing havoc for banana crop in several countries.

    UN for new partnerships to help Africa's 25mn displaced
    International

    UN for new partnerships to help Africa's 25mn displaced

    (/AKI) United Nations refugee chief Filippo Grandi on Friday called for new partners and "innovative tools" to aid 25 million people who have been forced to flee their homes in Africa.

    Unido, FAO, AU to boost African rural youth employment
    Business

    Unido, FAO, AU to boost African rural youth employment

    A project led by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization and the African Union aims to create more jobs and opportunities for young people in agriculture and agribusiness in Africa, the FAO said in a statement on Thursday.

    Zambian President to arrive on maiden visit to India next week
    International

    Zambian President to arrive on maiden visit to India next week

    Zambian President Edgar Chagwa Lungu is set to arrive on a three-day India visit beginning August 20 at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Ram Nath Kovind.

    Multiple spouses can be good for women too
    Lifestyle

    Multiple spouses can be good for women too

    In certain societies, having multiple husbands can be an advantage for women in difficult times as they can buffer themselves against effects of the economy, finds an interesting research.

    Liam Hemsworth finally breaks his silence over split with ex Miley Cyrus
    Entertainment

    Liam Hemsworth finally breaks his silence over split with ex Miley Cyrus

    Liam Hemsworth recently opened up about her split with pop-star Miley Cyrus after less than a year of marriage.

    Potential in India incredible: NBA
    Other Sports

    Potential in India incredible: NBA

    India is a very important market for National Basketball Association (NBA) as they see great potential for the sport in the country, Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum has said.

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