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Operation Smile South Africa is in Malawi on a mega mission to perform free facial reconstructive surgery on children. The mission follows their succesful trip, in the Democratic Republic of Congo where they performed 250 cleft lip and cleft palate surger
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Officials in Malawi are predicting that many people could face acute food shortages later this year due to low yields of the main staple crop, maize. The government is asking its citizens to stay calm while it tries to secure more food. Lameck Masina repo
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Clashes in Mozambique have seen hundreds of people flee into neighbouring Malawi. The violence broke out between government forces and fighters from the main opposition party Renamo. And what refugees want - is for peace talks to bear fruit.
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Malawi's first start-up incubator plans to train 5,000 young 'technopreneurs' by 2019. 'MHub' is encouraging a future generation to develop home-grown solutions to their communities' problems.
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Malawi is home to some of the oldest-known human remains and sacred relics as well as rock art that dates back to the Stone Age. CCTV's Clementine Logan went in search of the country's ancient heritage.
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The debate over gay rights has been making headlines in Malawi. Earlier this month, Catholic bishops in the country urged President Peter Mutharika not to legalize homosexuality, after he called for gay rights to be protected.
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The United Nations Refugee Agency says it has begun a major operation to relocate nearly ten thousand Mozambican asylum seekers in Malawi in an effort to improve their living conditions. Recent clashes in Mozambique between government forces and the Mozam
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Malawi has began relocating 500 elephants after the parks they were living in became overcrowded. The elephants' new home is a 42-thousand-acre sanctuary in central Malawi. The government hopes this new initiative will also boost tourist numbers to less-v
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Malawian President Peter Mutharika says that he is in "excellent health", dismissing rumours of illness. This is the first time the 76 year old president has spoken to the public since his extended trip to the United States. Last week when he disembarked
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We're heading south again now for another of our special reports from Malawi. The government wants to market the country as a premier tourist destination. And officials are planning to fly in some world-renowned crowd-pleasers -- to help lure visitors. CG
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Locals in Malawi have been reacting to news that U.S. singer Madonna has adopted a pair of twins from the country. They are the third and fourth children she has adopted from the African country. On Wednesday, Madonna confirmed the adoption on social medi
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According to a recent survey by the United Nations, more than half of Malawi's girls are married off before the age of 18- with parental consent. However, this scenario is gradually changing. As CGTN's Dan Williams reports from Segovia, Spain, one chief h
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In Malawi small holder fruit farmers are cashing in on their crops because of a rising demand for fruit wines. Started in 2006, fruit wine brand Linga has grown popular at home over the years, and has now found its market in the UK with prospects the dema