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Facebook removes Trump post over coronavirus misinformation

6 August 2020, 3:05 AM

Facebook Inc on Wednesday took down a post by US President Donald Trump, which the company said violated its rules against sharing misinformation about the coronavirus.

Hydroxychloroquine back in spotlight after viral video

30 July 2020, 9:50 AM

The controversial anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine is back in the headlines after a Cameroonian-born Houston-Texas-based doctor promoted unproven claims about the drug as an effective cure for COVID-19.

Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane catches fire at Shanghai airport, no casualties

22 July 2020, 2:36 PM

An Ethiopian Airlines’ Boeing 777 cargo plane caught fire while loading cargo at Shanghai Pudong International Airport on Wednesday, the airline said, adding that fire has been contained and none of the crew or ground staff were harmed.

SA’s lockdown online trends – tweets, posts and searches

17 July 2020, 3:37 PM

South Africa’s online trends on Google, Twitter and Facebook since the beginning of the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown reveal SA’s concerns,habits and interests.


Hair and beauty industry awaits court ruling amid lockdown regulations

14 June 2020, 9:16 PM

Workers in the hair and beauty industry are pinning their hopes on a favourable court ruling later this month. The sector is among the hardest hit by the lockdown.



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