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AllAfrica News: Africa (10)
AllAfrica News: Africa

Africa: Ebola Outbreak Death Toll Rises to 135

2 hours 15 min ago
[VOA]The World Health Organization says the death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has risen to at least 135.

Africa: Southern Africa - Comments From the Region

2 hours 37 min ago
[Gender Links]Read some of the vox pop highlights from participants and delegates from the SADC Gender Protocol@Work summits that took place in Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe this past week.

Africa: Double Down On Helping Africa

2 hours 45 min ago
[CCA]Washington, DC -The Obama administration needs some new ideas to aid the African continent.

Africa: Obama's African Trade Problem

2 hours 47 min ago
[CCA]Washington, DC -An important trade agreement with Africa is causing headaches for the administration.

Africa: MIF Announces 2014 Ibrahim Fellows

5 hours 41 min ago
[Mo Ibrahim Foundation]London -Today the Mo Ibrahim Foundation announced the three 2014 Ibrahim Fellows. Established in 2010, the Ibrahim Leadership Fellowships is a selective programme designed to identify and support potential African leaders of the future. The Ibrahim Leadership Fellows receive mentoring from the current leaders of three key multilateral institutions.

Africa: U.S. Ambassador Power At U.N. On Genocide Prevention

5 hours 47 min ago
[State Department]AS DELIVERED

Africa: World's Media Chiefs Press African Leaders on Freedoms

6 hours 11 min ago
[allAfrica]Cape Town -Editors and publishers from across the world have singled out the governments of Egypt, Ethiopia, South Africa and Swaziland for threatening free expression and media freedom.

Africa: Africa and the First World War

6 hours 36 min ago
[Deutsche Welle]A million people died in East Africa alone during the First World War. Many Africans also fought in Europe, defending the interests of their colonial masters. Today, their sacrifice has been largely forgotten.

Africa: Nasa Helps Build Better Soybeans for a Hot, Dry, Hungry World

6 hours 38 min ago
[State Department]Washington -A new study shows soybean plants can be redesigned to increase crop yields while requiring less water and helping to offset greenhouse gas warming, NASA announced April 15.

Africa: Plan Ahead to Cope With Booming Migration to Cities, Say Experts

7 hours 25 min ago
[AlertNet]By 2025, with urbanisation racing ahead, China will have at least 220 cities of more than a million people, and India will have at least 68, urban experts predict.

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Trott to take break from cricket

6 min 26 sec ago
England batsman Jonathan Trott is to take a break from cricket because of a recurrence of his anxiety issues.

Deal struck to calm Ukraine crisis

28 min 47 sec ago
Russia, Ukraine, the US and the European Union say all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in eastern Ukraine at talks in Geneva.

Kelpies lit up for launch event

35 min 36 sec ago
The Kelpies, a massive new art installation overlooking the M9 near Falkirk, are lit up as part of a pyrotechnic launch event.

Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

46 min 50 sec ago
The Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, author of One Hundred Years of Solitude, dies in Mexico aged 87, his family says.

Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

47 min 23 sec ago
David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.


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