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15 hrs ago | GlobalNews

Calgary restroom in the running to be named best in Canada

The facilities in the Destination Africa exhibit at the Calgary Zoo made the top five, and are in the running to be named the winner for 2014.

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19 hrs ago | Star999.com

Today*s Star- Kongos

When you hear Kongos' song "Come With Me Now", you can tell they are influenced by a lot of different things.

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23 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

In a world of sectarian violence, what can be done?

Last week, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria -- the extremist movement now occupying large swaths of territory in the region -- forced the last Christians out of the Iraqi city of Mosul.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Financial Mirror

New Leaf Africa Earns Local Informed Con ...

New Leaf Africa has earned "Local Informed Consent" from the African government, landowners and tribal chiefs for the implementation of forest preservation, water filtration and cook stove projects in the Boula Forrest region, Republic of Guinea.

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Related Topix: Tribal, World News, Africa, Guinea, Environment, Science

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Hot Air

DIA chief: US less safe than "several years ago"

What happened since "several years ago" that have made the US less safe ? The outgoing chief of the Defense Intelligence Agency doesn't specify his starting point, but Lt.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Aspen, CO, Tribal, US News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundCHRISTIAN Neocons Want a Whiter World

Dear Sen.Obama: Thanks for repudiating Gen. Wesley Clark's stupid comments regarding John McCain's military service and preparedness to be Commander in Chief.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Tribal, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

International Business Times

Volunteer Teen Rapes Orphans during Mission Trip

A missionary volunteer is facing a life in prison as he was found guilty of raping orphans during his missionary trip in Africa.

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Related Topix: Prison, Tribal, Family, Kids

Hays Daily News

In a world of sectarian violence, what can be done?

Last week, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria -- the extremist movement now occupying large swaths of territory in the region -- forced the last Christians out of the Iraqi city of Mosul.

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Related Topix: Iraq, Middle East, Tribal, Opinion

Iol.co.za

'The Mandela of white people'

According to the writer, the Nelson Mandela of white people is superficial, as was his conceptualisation of the struggle of black people post-1994.

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Related Topix: Mandela, Drama Movies, World News, South Africa, Africa, Tribal

Sat Jul 26, 2014

In-depth Africa

How pursuit of good life dominates ethical conscience in Africa

July 26, 2014 - Looking at the African Continent, my country in particular within this critical time of post independence political and ethnic's violence, one's mind wondered with mixture of confusions, dismayed and embarrassments.

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Related Topix: Tribal, Anthropology, Science, World News, Africa, South Sudan

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Inhabitat

Soninke Buffet: Wings Made of Recycled Slats and Inspired by the Tribal Patterns of Africa

Soninke by Davide G Aquini is a buffet with wings that are entirely covered with slats that are used to shield furniture during the lacquering process.

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New Vision

Government assures tourists on security

Gen. Aronda Nyakairima, the minister for internal affairs, said the tribal clashes that caused tension in the Rwenzori region earlier this month have since ended and over 400 attackers given amnesty.

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Related Topix: Travel, Uganda Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Tribal, Africa, Mali Travel, Mali Travel

Rediff.com

Oh Shiv Sena MPs, Mumbai needs you more

Prasanna D Zore appeals to the Shiv Sena 11 -- the MPs at the heart of the current national controversy -- to forget roti s and poor service at Maharashtra Sadan and instead deliver millions of Mumbaikars from their daily travel troubles.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Foreign Policy

The Islamic State Isn't Circumcising Women and Didn't Steal $400 Million Either

Since the Islamic State captured Mosul last month, it has burned shops selling alcohol, ordered veils placed over the faces of mannequins in store windows, and implemented discriminatory policies that forced the majority of the city's Christians to flee.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Tribal

The Janesville Gazette

First Amendment: In a world of sectarian violence, what can be done?

Last week, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria - the extremist movement occupying large swaths of territory in the region - forced the last Christians out of the Iraqi city of Mosul.

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Real Clear Politics

East Africa Rising

The Greater Indian Ocean is the maritime organizing principle of geopolitics, uniting the entire arc of Islam , East Africa, the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia.

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Related Topix: Tribal, Piracy News, Congo, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

American Reporter

On Native GroundCHRISTIAN Neocons Want a Whiter World

Dear Sen.Obama: Thanks for repudiating Gen. Wesley Clark's stupid comments regarding John McCain's military service and preparedness to be Commander in Chief.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Tribal, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Iol.co.za

SA royals need to take role seriously

I have become impatient with many of our kings and royal families and the never-ending soap operas of their lives.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Frameworks on land rights need to evolve and be updated

A Wiser panel has highlighted how old traditional barriers still exist for issues surrounding land reform and ownership in South Africa.

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Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Tribal

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CNN

Benishangul: Ethiopia Is A Threat to the Peace and Stability of The Horn of Africa by Ahmed Abdi

Ethiopia has been a threat to the peace and stability of the Horn Of Africa, the north of Africa as well as Nilotic peoples since the creation of this strange nation of Abyssinia .

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