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The presidents of Russia and Egypt have announced after talks in Cairo, that the two countries are to build Egypt’s first nuclear power plant together, as well as boosting natural gas trade among other…Continue
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Three American students have been shot to death at a residential complex of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a suspect has been arrested over the incident, according to local police.
Chapel Hill police told local news outlets that Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, was arrested and…Continue
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It was in Indonesia three years ago that Helani Galpaya first noticed the anomaly.
Indonesians surveyed by Galpaya told her that they didn’t use the Internet. But in focus groups, they would talk enthusiastically about how much time they spent on Facebook. Galpaya, a researcher…Continue
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The family of Ethiopian runner Abebe Bikila, who won gold in the 1960 Olympic marathon held in Rome while running barefoot, is suing Vibram, the maker of Five Fingers foot-glove-style running shoes, saying the company used Bikila’s name without permission, the Associated Press reports.
In addition to naming some of the shoes after the marathoner, Vibram trademarked the name “Bikila” in 2010 with…Continue
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By Richard Dooley Global News
FREDERICTON – A body discovered in the attic of a Fredericton apartment building by firefighters Sunday night may have been in the crawlspace for nearly five years.
Friends of the dead man have identified him as Selamneh Techane, a former Ethiopian taxi driver who sometimes worked with families adopting Ethiopian…Continue
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President Obama confirmed today that American ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller has been killed, days…Continue
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Ethiopia tipped for tourism surge
By Oliver Smith
Ethiopia has been tipped to become a popular…
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(By Emily – American peace corps Volunteer)
I’ve been exercising twice a day just for kicks, and when I’m lying on the floor unable to move after an Insanity session, I’ve been thinking about the things that should be brought back to America from Ethiopia. Here are my Top 5:
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KUWAIT CITY, Feb 9: Officers from the General Department for Residency Affairs Investigations arrested a gang led by an Ethiopian woman for…Continue
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Hermella Dejene competes in miss Afro-caribbean queen to be held on Feb 23, 2014. You can show your support to her by sharing her information online. You can reach Hermella on her Facebook page and Twitter account. See some of her pictures below.…
By Edmund Blair and Aaron Maasho
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Chinese workers mingle with Ethiopians putting the finishing touches to a metro line that cuts through Addis Ababa, one of a series of grand state infrastructure projects that Ethiopia hopes will help it mimic Asia’s industrial rise.
Brought to its knees by “Red Terror” communist purges in the 1970s and famine in the 1980s, Ethiopia has been…Continue
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PRESCOTT, ARIZ.—The parents of a 26-year-old American who Islamic Stateextremists say was killed in an airstrike in Syria said in a statement addressed to group leaders that the claim…
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Nearly 507,000 women and girls in the United States could be at risk of female genital excision, including 57,000 in California, a new study has found.
That is more than twice the number that were thought to be at risk in 2000, the last year for which estimates are available.
Analysts at the Population Reference Bureau, a nonprofit research organization in Washington, attributed the preliminary findings…Continue
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When Samuel Forrest of Armenia heard a baby crying from outside his wife’s hospital room, he knew his life would change forever.
Not only had he become a father, but he would soon receive some unexpected news about his newborn son.
“This pediatrician walks out of the room with a little bundle — that was Leo,” Forrest said. “She had his face covered up and…Continue
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ADDIS ABABA (AA) – Ethiopia’s population is projected to hit 90 million this year, the country’s state Central Statistical Agency (CSA) said Friday.
The announcement was made in a press conference by CSA Acting Deputy Director General of Population and Vital Statistics Asalifew Aberra in Addis Ababa on Friday.
In July 2014, the population of Ethiopia stood at around 88 million, making the country the second…Continue
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For Ottawa Community Housing residents living around Penny Drive andRitchie Street, the 49 incidents in 2014 where gunshots were fired are not just statistics, but a grim reality.
CBC Ottawa spoke with people living on both streets about how the street violence has affected them and what they think are the roots of the problem. Here are some of their perspectives:
Anita Wade, a mother of three, lives in a townhouse on Penny Drive. She says she has taken to bringing out a…Continue