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Data break

Image caption South Africa has been hit by what is described as the worst data breach in history Authorities in South Africa are investigating a data breach which has seen the personal details of more than 30 million citizens leaked on the internet – placing them at risk of identity theft. The information contained in […]

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A populist billionaire

Image copyright EPA Image caption Andrej Babis’s centrist, anti-establishment ANO movement leads the polls Voters in the Czech Republic are likely to hand power to controversial billionaire Andrej Babis, the country’s second-richest man who ran on an anti-corruption platform but is himself under investigation. The campaign has been dominated by big themes including euro adoption, […]