In Georgian Tbilisi, ancient ruins make a stunning climb

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In Georgian Tbilisi, ancient ruins make a stunning climb

“It’s a pre-Himalayan wonderland,” says tour guide Natasha Pilipova, who is with us on a two-day trip to Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital. “We learned about it first when our young child was asked ‘Where is…

Google commits $1bn to boost Africa's digital infrastructure

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Google commits $1bn to boost Africa’s digital infrastructure

The tech giant Google has pledged $1bn to grow its African operations in an effort to tackle the continent’s digital divide, improve citizens’ access to social media, and shore up the continent’s digital infrastructure….

New species of dinosaur identified

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New species of dinosaur identified

Scientists have identified a new species of dinosaur that was roughly the size of a domestic Labrador and walked much like a dog. The sauropod (giant plant-eater) bore a striking resemblance to a small…

Jackanory: 10 great kids' films that are making a comeback

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Jackanory: 10 great kids’ films that are making a comeback

Alec Baldwin’s social media presence has become quite the topic of conversation following a controversial interview he did with IndieWire in which he unleashed a torrent of rage on a disgruntled ex-colleague, specifically Scott…

China unveils world's fastest high-speed train

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China unveils world’s fastest high-speed train

This article is over 6 months old Railway architects say test runs over the country’s 2,000-mile length could be completed as early as 2020 China has unveiled a railway with a top speed of…