5 Kenyan Coastal Attack suspects shot dead
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5 Kenyan Coastal Attack suspects shot dead

KENYA – Kenya’s security forces shot dead five people suspected of involvement in attacks on…

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Zambia to Review Mining Taxes
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Zambia to Review Mining Taxes

ZAMBIA, Africa’s second-biggest copper producer, wants to review mining taxes. 1,072 total views, no views today

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AU ends the suspension of Egypt & Guinea Bissau
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AU ends the suspension of Egypt & Guinea Bissau

The African Union (AU) ended the suspension of Egypt and Guinea Bissau from the grouping…

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Child Pornography ‘hub’ Japan Passes Tough Law
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Child Pornography ‘hub’ Japan Passes Tough Law

Japan has made the possession of child pornography a criminal offense. In a bill passed…

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Foreign Donors cut aid to Mozambique
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Foreign Donors cut aid to Mozambique

Foreign donors have cut aid to Mozambique’s government by 11 percent compared to last year…

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President of Malawi to marry long-term partner
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President of Malawi to marry long-term partner

Malawi’s newly-elected President Peter Mutharika is to marry his long-term partner, a former lawmaker, his…

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The ICC to try Ivory Coast’s former President Gbagbo
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The ICC to try Ivory Coast’s former President Gbagbo

The International Criminal Court (ICC) said it will try Ivory Coast’s ex-president Laurent Gbagbo for…

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Struggle stalwart MaMbeki dies
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Struggle stalwart MaMbeki dies

Anti-apartheid activist Epainette Mbeki has died at the age of 98. The Mbeki family confirmed…

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Workers in Sao Paulo go on strike ahead of World Cup
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Workers in Sao Paulo go on strike ahead of World Cup

Police in Brazil have used tear gas to break up protesters on the second day…

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Malawian President Joyce Banda ‘annuls’ election
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Malawian President Joyce Banda ‘annuls’ election

Malawi’s President Joyce Banda says she is annulling last week’s general election — in which…

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Nigerian soldiers hunt missing girls
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Nigerian soldiers hunt missing girls

Nigeria’s army yesterday posted two divisions to hunt for 200 schoolgirls abducted last month by…

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Malaysia airline prompts anger
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Malaysia airline prompts anger

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have expressed anger…

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SA polls could be final curtain
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SA polls could be final curtain

THE South Africa 2014 polls are set to force small opposition parties into further obscurity,…

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Nigeria’s stolen girls
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Nigeria’s stolen girls

Alexis Okeowo “I thought it was the end of my life,” Deborah Sanya told me…

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Asia analyst examines Chinese economic growth
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Asia analyst examines Chinese economic growth

When will China become the world’s largest economy? It’s a question that’s been asked a…

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