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Conflict trends in Africa: a turn for the better in 2015?

2015-11-04<p>Last year was Africa’s deadliest since 1999 with fatalities, which have steadily risen since 2011, reaching a peak. No wonder there was a …

Africa

All that Sparkles: The Jewelry Trends on the Spring Runways

From gilded headbands to earrings for every taste, the top bijoux to covet.<p>From gilded headbands to earrings for every taste, the top bijoux to covet.

Insurance department discusses health care costs trends

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Health insurance premiums in New Hampshire increased relatively little for small and large businesses in 2014, while rates in …

Watch and learn: Inside the stories and trends of Top African Brands that tell us how they made it big

JOHANNESBURG-based MTN Group Ltd. is trying to reduce the record $5.2 billion fine imposed by Nigeria’s telecommunications regulator on its operator …

Recent Trends in Mobile Security From Expert Lisa Phifer

Over the past 30 years, Lisa Phifer has worked for hundreds of firms, including mobile network operators, network and wireless equipment …

Wi-Fi

Zen no more: Japan shuns its Buddhist traditions as temples close

More than one in three temples are expected to close over the next 25 years as religion faces an ‘existential crisis’<p>Perched on a hilltop and surrounded by mountain forests ablaze in autumn reds and yellows, Kaigenji is a picture postcard image of old Japan. The stone steps leading to the entrance …

How This New Mom Rediscovered Her Love of Fitness and Lost 190 Lbs

Steal the steps Anyce Banks took to dramatically change her life for the better.<p><b>Before:</b> 421 <b>After:</b> 230<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>When I was younger, I played baseball and basketball, and though I was always a little heavier than other kids my age, I was active.<p>But when I got cut from the volleyball team in the …