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Rest of World 11h
“The KFC order will only make it to Gaza after crossing checkpoints supervised by Israel, the Palestinian Authority, and finally, Hamas.” By Majd Al Waheidi
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In the Philippines, political dissidents have been “red-tagged” and vilified on social media, causing a spate of extrajudicial killings By
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Rest of World 15h
Agriculture accounts for 17% of total income in the world’s second-most populous country. India recently passed the largest reforms to its farming system in decades and eased labor regulations on top of that
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Here’s what you need to know about Jumia, the startup nicknamed the “Amazon of Africa,” and what its pandemic performance says about its future By
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Volunteers at Hong Kong’s Tiananmen Square Museum are rushing to digitize their exhibits before the memorial closes. They’re not the only ones trying to save the city’s history, writes
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Rest of World 19h
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Soon every Brazilian will be able to make fully digital payments, and the country’s banks aren’t happy about it, explains
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Nudrat Kamal Oct 29
"I think about that magical first date I went on, about all the things that snapped into place that night, and about how rare that is to find even without the watchful gaze of a government authority." - via
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alexis Oct 29
glad to see our national treasure getting some global recognition
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Rest of World Oct 29
What is “Weibo Bombing”? Possibly one of the greatest threats to the last forum for free expression in China
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Rest of World Oct 29
Featuring: Moderat from GT Sectra from Input Mono from and
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Rest of World Oct 29
"Choosing a typeface is like casting an actor in a play, and combining them is like evaluating if these actors have chemistry." —Product & Design Lead Learn more about our design in our Visual Style Guide
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Rest of World Oct 29
The treaty — which includes rules on things like lunar mining — has been signed by Japan, the United Arab Emirates, the U.S., U.K., Australia, Canada, Luxembourg, and Italy. China and Russia are notable absentees from the accords.
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Rest of World Oct 29
reflects on what was lost when Pakistani authorities banned Tinder last month
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Rest of World Oct 29
Lies and misinformation, fueled by political leaders and spread unchecked on Facebook, have spurred vigilante killings across the Philippines, writes
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Rest of World Oct 28
Despite a recent rise in transactions, Africa’s first e-commerce giant is still struggling, writes
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Rest of World Oct 28
The Chinese company just filed for an IPO in the United States. Despite increased regulations, the U.S. market continues to be an attractive IPO destination for Chinese companies.
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Melissa Chan Oct 27
In Hong Kong, a team is working against time to digitize as much material from the protest movement as possible for the world's future historians. "People in power tend to rewrite history." Piece by in :
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Rest of World Oct 28
The apps were always meant to help but never intended to save lives. Why Nigeria’s protestors are relying on repurposed tools to stay safe By
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Rest of World Oct 28
In Hong Kong, writes , archivists, historians, and museum officials are rushing to secure documents and databases before the Chinese government can erase the city’s past
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