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World’s most expensive cities revealed

Paris has come top of a ranking of the world’s most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore. It’s the first time three cities have shared the top spot in the 30-year history of the annual Economist Intelligence Unit survey, which compares prices in 133 cities globally. The French capital – which was ranked second […]Read More

Botswana to provide breakfast at primary schools

Botswana’s government resolved on Monday to provide breakfast meals at pre-schools and primary schools, acting upon a 2013 recommendation to align the primary school menu with that of secondary schools. The recommendation was a product of a government team tasked to come up with a menu that provides nutrients to promote optimal health, growth and […]Read More

Pope reactivates plans for South Sudan trip

Pope Francis has expressed his desire to visit South Sudan and encourage the ongoing peace process, two years after a planned 2017 trip was cancelled because of the civil war in the world’s youngest country. During a meeting with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Saturday, Francis “expressed the wish to ascertain the conditions for […]Read More

Box Office: ‘Captain Marvel’ conquers again with $69 million

Newcomers were no match for Disney’s “Captain Marvel” at the domestic box office. The superhero blockbuster soared past the competition, bringing in $69 million in its second weekend of release. Marvel’s first comic-book tentpole to spotlight a female superhero surpassed $265 million in ticket sales domestically. Overseas, “Captain Marvel” crossed $494 million for a Read More