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‘Guardians of the bush’: brutal vigilantes police Burkina Faso

A rifle hangs in the corner, refuse bags of seized cannabis strewn in the dirt at the men’s feet. Heavy chains have been fixed...

Coronavirus live news: WHO reports record global cases as South Africa reinstates alcohol ban

8.44pm EDT20:44 To slow the spread of the coronavirus, governments issued lockdowns to keep people at home. They curtailed activities that affected services like trash...

The Guardian view on Covid-19 worldwide: on the march

“Most of the world sort of sat by and watched with almost a sense of detachment and bemusement,” said Helen Clark, appointed to investigate...

The debt that Britain still owes for slavery | Letters

Afua Hirsch (The case for British slavery reparations can no longer be brushed aside, 9 July) is right to challenge the shiftless response to...

‘Sensational’ Egypt find offers clues in hunt for Cleopatra’s tomb

She was the fabled queen of ancient Egypt, immortalised over thousands of years as a beautiful seductress. But, despite her fame, Cleopatra’s tomb is...

‘A hell of a lot of hurt’: writers confront South Africa’s apartheid past

The books tell stories of murder, deception, torture and racism, of events 30 or more years ago that still resonate today, of secrets that...

‘You think that’s racist?’: the generational tension in Melbourne’s high-rise migrant families

This is the fourth in a six-part series on life inside Melbourne’s high-rise public housing. Read the third part here. Nor Shanino would get into...

Coronavirus report: India reports record spike as cases double in South Africa

India reported a record spike in coronavirus cases on Saturday, taking the national total to more than 800,000 and pushing several states to bring...

Five killed and 40 arrested in hostage situation in South Africa

Police in South Africa have said five people have been killed and more than 40 arrested after an early-morning hostage situation at a church...

Two arrested over killing of popular political singer in Ethiopia

Ethiopian authorities have arrested two suspects over the killing of a popular political singer, whose death last week sparked protests in which 166 people...

It’s clearer than ever that black history is everyone’s history

History isn’t about the past. More and more, it’s about the present. And black history isn’t about faraway people. It’s about our own country. Britain’s...

Sex traffickers left thousands of women to starve during Italy lockdown

Thousands of Nigerian women forced into prostitution were left to starve by sex traffickers during the Covid-19 pandemic in Italy, the Guardian can reveal.According...

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Putham Pudhu Kaalai trailer: Five Tamil filmmakers bring five stories of love in the time of Covid-19

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