Only a couple of months until the elections, the frontrunner is behind bars and the economic agenda of the next government is anyone’s guess.
By sharing a location with the SKA, HIRAX will be able to conduct science in “radio-clear” skies across its wide frequency range.
Aretha Franklin, the 'Queen of Soul', was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The reason that nanoparticles hold such hope for TB treatment is that they can be carefully targeted.
Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed Ali's project of reconciliation can be greatly helped by the Orthodox Church.
Bridge engineering does not end when construction finishes and traffic starts to flow.
A look at Hajj-going among British Muslims shows how modern transport and marketisation have led to huge changes.
Happy birthday Ms Ciccone – you redefine age.
The re-election of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen contributes to the growing global democratic crisis. Here's why.
The warm period will occur even on top of regular climate change.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has been hit with another Ebola outbreak. This may be the test case for how to deal with future outbreaks.
Fields of sunflowers are now a common sight all over the world – but this has only been the case relatively recently.
South Africa's Constitutional Court judgment shows concern that the independence of the country's prosecuting authority has been compromised.
In a country where less-than-democratic elites wield substantial power, bottom-up politics is still alive and well.
A study of recent epidemics like Zika and Ebola suggests that the media may fail to tell the public what to do during an outbreak.
President Erdoğan is accusing the West of striving to destabilise Turkey.
One of the world's worst refugee crises is still unfolding, and conditions on the ground have barely improved.
Emmanuel Shadary is President Joseph Kabila's preferred presidential candidate meaning that Kabila could remain in power if not in office.
Ma’ruf Amin's selection as Joko Widodo's running mate in his re-election bid means that politicians continue to accommodate the conservative turn among Indonesian Islamic groups to win votes.
A jury concluded on Aug. 10 that exposure to the herbicide Roundup caused Dewayne Johnson's cancer and ordered the company to pay $289 million in damages. Thousands more claims are pending.