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Venezuela’s first transgender lawmaker to ensure gender equality

On 7 December, a fresh page was written in the history of Venezuelan politics. Tamara Adrian of Democratic Unity coalition became the first transgender congresswoman to be elected in not only Venezuela, rather in all of South America. Adrian, who turns

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This Football pitch in Nigeria will be lit by players

With the whole world looking for alternatives to reverse the effects of climate change as much as they can, a similar initiative by a sporting arena was inevitable. A new football pitch that opened in the last month of 2015 in

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India’s capital Delhi begins 2016 on a ‘pollution’ low

People getting fined on new year’s morning, jam-packed metro trains, men trying to disguise as women, and top government officers taking to motorbikes were some of the highlights, even before noon in India’s capital city of Delhi. Though there is a

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Australia Climate Report

The Climate Council of Australia released its report containing shocking (and some relieving) facts. This report was released before last week, when Australia were ranked third-last in Climate Change performance by Germanwatch and Climate Action Network Europe, released at the Paris

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Last Week Highlights: Grant to promote Culture and Sport in South African schools

South Africa might just be benefited more in the field of sports, with the Motsepe Foundation donating R117 million to the Department of Basic Education for promoting sporting and cultural competitions. The amount will be paid over a period of

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How to prepare a compost

Though some people might laugh it away as common knowledge, some of us are still not aware about the art of composting. Some of us are not aware of the fact that we can dispose off our food wastes in

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State of Electric Cars around the World This December

With the new Nissan Leaf model expected to hit the roads in 2016, the future of electric car seems brighter than ever before. Not only do they offer a great ride, the reduction in emissions is surely helping the planet.

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Last Week Highlights: Tie-ups between universities from China and Singapore

The family of a late real estate magnate, Ng Teng Fong, decided to strengthen the educational ties between the two countries. The family donated $33 million to sponsor bilateral programs between three sets each including a Singapore as well as

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8 reasons why LED lighting has a bright future

LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting is the in-thing. Not only does it save you money on the electricity bill, it is a far more environment-friendly option than incandescent bulbs, and saves you money in the long run. Newly built traffic

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