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Google+ shutting down after users' data is exposed

Google is shutting down much of its social network, Google+, after user data was left exposed. It said a bug in its software meant information that people believed was private had been accessible by third parties. Google said up to 500,000...

The woman who wants to shake up Nigeria's elections

Nigeria's presidential election was shaping up to be a contest between two veteran male politicians, but the candidacy of Oby Ezekwesili could change that. Women have run for the presidency before but she is the most prominent Nigerian woman to...

US China trade war risks a world 'poorer and more dangerous' – IMF warns

The International Monetary Fund has warned a trade war between the US and China risks making the world a "poorer and more dangerous place" in its latest assessment of the global economy. The IMF has lowered its forecast for global...

Cameroon election: Maurice Kamto declares himself winner

In Cameroon an opposition candidate has declared himself the winner of Sunday's presidential election despite a government warning not to announce any unofficial results. At a press conference in the capital Yaoundé, Maurice Kamto said he had received a clear...

Borrowing costs for African nations 'have doubled' – report

A new report says debt problems are worsening on the African continent, with governments' external debt payments doubling over the last two years. The UK-based Jubilee Debt Campaign says the greater proportion of the loans are from international lenders including...

Final call to save the world from 'climate catastrophe'

It's the final call, say scientists, the most extensive warning yet on the risks of rising global temperatures. Their dramatic report on keeping that rise under 1.5 degrees C says the world is now completely off track, heading instead towards...

Cameroon vote count begins, President Paul Biya likely to return

Polls closed in Cameroon on Sunday evening and the counting of votes has begun in an election that will likely see the return of President Paul Biya for a seventh term. Voting ended at 17:00GMT amid fighting and threats from...

Type-2 diabetes signs 'detectable years before diagnosis'

The warning signs of type-2 diabetes may be detectable 20 years before the disease is diagnosed, researchers say. Elevated fasting blood sugar levels and insulin resistance were seen in people years before they developed pre-diabetes, often a pre-cursor to type-2,...

Spain court sets doctor free in 'stolen babies' case

A Madrid court has let off a former doctor over stealing newborn babies from their mothers and supplying them to infertile couples. The court found gynaecologist Eduardo Vela, 85, had committed the crimes but charges were dropped because too much...

Google iPhone data privacy case blocked by High Court

The High Court has blocked a bid to sue Google for allegedly unlawfully taking data from 4.4 million UK iPhone users. The legal case was mounted by a group called Google You Owe Us, led by former Which director Richard...

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