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Little known until recently, the Ebola virus disease is changing the way Nigerians live. Many no longer exchange greetings or welcome guests by shaking hands. “Ranka dede”, a form of greeting that is popular in Hausa culture, has been...
By Jay Parini In a long interview with an old friend who was writing for an Argentine magazine, the pope put forward a 10-point plan for happiness. Here are Pope Francis' tips for a happy life and the author’s comments on...

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