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The Heat: Obama’s legacy in Africa

As the son of a Kenyan and the first African American President, Barack Obama’s presidency was celebrated in Africa. Nearly eight years later, The Heat discusses the U.S. President’s legacy in Africa.

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The Heat: China – Germany Ties

They are the largest economies in Asia and Europe — with a history of strong bilateral trade and investment. So why is there concern about a potential rift between China and Germany?

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The Heat: Corruption in India

India’s working class is struggling after the government eliminated two large currency notes from circulation. What’s behind the move and what will it mean for India’s economy?

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The Heat: Africa’s neglected crisis

Over the last seven years, the radical group, Boko Haram, has fought a war that has left thousands dead, mainly in northern Nigeria. But the conflict has also spread to the neighboring countries of Chad, Cameroon and Niger.

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The Heat: The Rise of Populism

The Heat: The Rise of Populism

What’s behind the wave of populism that’s seen Donald Trump elected, Britain exit the European Union and a host of upstart parties gaining strength across Europe and beyond?

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