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A tiny bone from Little Foot’s skeleton adds fresh insights into what our ancestors could do

A tiny bone from Little Foot’s skeleton adds fresh insights into what our ancestors could do

In his book Wonderful Life, Professor Stephen Jay Gould – an evolutionary biologist, palaeontologist and widely-read popular science author – described the evolution of life in the following way: Life is a copiously branching bush,…

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Growing up in a banking desert can hurt your credit for the rest of your life

Growing up in a banking desert can hurt your credit for the rest of your life

The Research Brief is a short take on interesting academic work. The Big Idea A banking desert is an area without traditional financial institutions and services. They are common in rural areas because large financial…

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L’Ouganda et MTN sont parvenus à un accord : la licence de l’opérateur sera renouvelée contre 100 millions $

L’Ouganda et MTN sont parvenus à un accord : la licence de l’opérateur sera renouvelée contre 100 millions $

L’opérateur de téléphonie mobile MTN Uganda est parvenu à un accord avec le gouvernement ougandais pour le renouvellement de sa licence télécoms expirée depuis octobre 2018. La société télécoms a accepté de payer la somme…

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Watch Now: Here’s What’s Moving Markets

Watch Now: Here’s What’s Moving Markets

Investing.com – Our Senior Analyst Jesse Cohen gives us his top five things to know in financial markets on Monday, March 16, including: – Fed Bazooka Disappoints – Coronavirus Outbreak Worsens – Stocks Plunge On…

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Exclusive: India plans to top up strategic tanks with cheap Saudi, UAE oil

Exclusive: India plans to top up strategic tanks with cheap Saudi, UAE oil

By Nidhi Verma NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India plans to take advantage of low prices for oil from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to top up its strategic petroleum reserves (SPR), two sources…

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L’annonce de faibles perspectives par Old Mutual lui fait perdre 15,3% sur la Bourse de Johannesburg

L’annonce de faibles perspectives par Old Mutual lui fait perdre 15,3% sur la Bourse de Johannesburg

18 Mars 2020 | 20 Mars 2020 6ème Congrès actuariel africain (Accra, Ghana) Organisé par l’Association actuarielle internationale. 22 Mars 2020 | 24 Mars 2020 15 ème Rendez-Vous de Carthage sur l’Assurance et la Réassurance…

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We need to start preparing for the next viral outbreak now

We need to start preparing for the next viral outbreak now

The coronavirus outbreak is officially a crisis – let’s not waste it. Undeniably, the international community is taking the matter very seriously, as it should given that the death total from the COVID-19 epidemic already…

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How art and technology helped bring faces of the dead to life

How art and technology helped bring faces of the dead to life

Facial reconstruction is best known as a forensic tool that can help identify human remains and reconnect them with families for burial or memorialisation. The technique has a potent claim on our imaginations. These images…

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Vivendi Africa déploie Canalbox, son offre internet très haut débit en Côte d’Ivoire

Vivendi Africa déploie Canalbox, son offre internet très haut débit en Côte d’Ivoire

18 Mars 2020 | 19 Mars 2020 Women in Tech Africa (Cape Town, South Africa) 25 Mars 2020 | 26 Mars 2020 IoT Forum Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa) Internet of Things Forum Africa is the…

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Boaz Weinstein’s Saba scored record profits on market plunge: letter By Reuters

Boaz Weinstein’s Saba scored record profits on market plunge: letter By Reuters

© Reuters. Founder and CIO at Saba Capital Management Weinstein speaks during the SALT conference in Las Vegas By Lawrence Delevingne NEW YORK (Reuters) – Boaz Weinstein’s main Saba Capital Management LP hedge fund reported…

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