South African geneticists and international counterparts have traced the origins of a genetic peeling disorder, Oudtshoorn skin, and discovered the mutation that causes it.
A false divide between ethics and economics has diluted the immense potential power of the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund.
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A Norwegian appeal court has ruled that the mass murderer's human rights are not being violated by the conditions of his imprisonment.
The idea of white victimhood played an important part in Donald Trump's rise. The South African brand of white supremacy has made a tangible contribution to this narrative of victimhood.
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The European Court of Human Rights will consider whether Breivik's human rights have been violated by his solitary detention.
An object lesson in seasonal geopolitics.
Will an increase in free nursery hours lead to greater support for publicly-provided childcare?
New study finds potential cause of Breivik's crimes.
How WA managed to emerge from the mining boom with an estimated debt burden of $40 billion is one of the West’s great mysteries. Or not, if you bother to look more closely.
Indonesian lawmakers should ignore a push from nationalists groups to return monopoly rights over the country's oil and gas reserved to the state oil company, Pertamina.
As life gets faster and working hours get longer, it's tempting to think the Sandman is paying us ever shorter visits.
Brexiteers keen to follow Norway's example face an awkward dilemma.
I voted to stay out of the EU in 1994, but I'd choose differently if I had a chance now.
Although the Saami have made political and legal gains in the past decades, progress is precarious. And recognition of their rights cannot be taken for granted.
Using elements of game play, we can create incentives for people to change how and when they make various transport choices in ways that enable the whole system to work better.
New report says households will be £4,300 worse off if we leave the EU. Here's the verdict.
What will be the economic and political fallout as oil continues its slide toward $20 a barrel?
Large reserves in shallow waters mean the islands won't remain pristine forever.