South Africa Ready to Fund Free University Education

South Africa is pushing ahead with a plan to offer free university education to students from poor households and will announce funding details in next month’s budget, Finance Minister Malusi

China Promotes Online Education

The first batch of 490 national quality courses are available online for the public, according to an Educational Official on Monday. The courses focused on common curriculum for undergraduate education

Jeff Bezos is donating $33 million to help undocumented immigrants

Jeff Bezos is donating $33 million to a scholarship fund for “dreamers,” immigrants who were brought to the United States as children and qualify for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Africa grapples with huge disparities in education: Higher enrollment numbers mask exclusion and inefficiencies

At the dawn of independence, incoming African leaders were quick to prioritize education on their development agendas. Attaining universal primary education, they maintained, would help post-independence Africa lift itself out

Digital Africa: Young African girls turn to coding

At Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Angela Koranteng was an accomplished student with a special dream. At a time when few women were breaking the gender barrier in

Book Review

10 Quotes From Discworld That You Should Consider for the Next Three Years

There is almost no subject that Terry Pratchett hasn’t explained better, funnier, and more times

Michael Wolff’s Provocative Book About Trump Sells Out

This week, excerpts and early copies of “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House”

Vennomax Updates

Chelsea 3-2 ahead of Arsenal in London derby

In the English Premier League, Chelsea have won the London derby, after defeating arch rivals

Koreans to meet after decades apart

Lee Soo-nam was 8 the last time he saw his older brother. Sixty-eight years ago

Italian leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

Italy’s president demanded guarantees Saturday that all the nation’s roads are safe following the Genoa

Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit North Korea next month

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of

Tesla stock sinks after Musk gives tearful NYT interview

Tesla Inc’s shares slumped 9 percent on Friday after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told

Former U.N. chief and Nobel peace laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former U.N. Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the

Turkey’s Erdogan says to challenge ‘games’ on the economy

A day after two major ratings agencies downgraded Turkey closer to junk status amid a

Angela Merkel, Vladimir Putin tackle tough topics in meeting outside Berlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met outside Berlin on Saturday for

Serbia turns to tech industry to fight economic stagnation

Serbia, a country that claims inventor Nikola Tesla as one of its most famous sons,

Turk Telekom, Turkey’s Vestel clinch deal after Erdogan call to snub iPhone

Turkish fixed-line operator Turk Telekom said on Friday that it clinched a cooperation deal with