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July 31, 2014 South Sudan risks facing famine unless its conflicting parties adopt immediate ceasefire for lasting peace, the United Kingdom minister for Africa warned on Thursday.
11 hrs ago | CPJ Press Freedom Online
CPJ is alarmed by the detention of Addis Guday photojournalist Aziza Mohamed, who has been in custody for two weeks without charge.
14 hrs ago | Serious Eats
Washington, DC is commonly considered the second largest Ethiopian city in the world, second only to Addis Ababa, and it's estimated that about 250,000 Ethiopians call DC home.
17 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre
Addis Ababa, 31 July 2014 - Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan will resume their tripartite talks on an Ethiopian multi-billion dollar hydroelectric dam on the Nile in late August, an Ethiopian official said Tuesday.
A directive on the housing registration for members of the Ethiopian Diaspora community prepared by the Ministry of Urban Development, Housing & Construction , provides for a housing scheme that will only be open to the Diaspora.
So many gruesome things have been happening lately in the airspace. Many travellers are beginning to think twice before they opt to fly.
Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - A US-Africa Summit is to take place in Washington, D.C. to heighten the relationship between them, said Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - The Africa Hotel Investment Forum recently announced it was moving its 2014 event to Addis Ababa.
With a season of unplanted crops in South Sudan and the United Nations declaring the food security crisis here "the worst in the world," time is running out to prevent the death by starvation of as many as 50,000 people, analysts say, caught in what is now a seven month civil war.
An Experts' Seminar to assess the establishment of a Regional Development Bank for IGAD was held on Saturday at the UN Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa.
Addis Ababa, 30 July 2014 - Huajian Group, a Chinese shoe manufacturer, is going to invest U.S $ 2.2 Billion in Ethiopia to build an Industrial Zone of its own.
If there ever were a selfie to feel excited about, it's this one of Bill Gates and John Green.
By Abdel Latif el-Menawy Mistakes begin when we only see what we want to see. Negative repercussions worsen when we insist on our point of view and refuse to look at issues from a different angle.
The STMP is an initiative currently being developed through the technical support provided by the Sub-Regional Office for Eastern Africa and the Division for Regional Integration and Trade , in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
Ethiopia's foreign affairs spokesperson, Ambassador Dina Mufti on Sunday dismissed allegations that South Sudanese rebels were receiving support from the East African country or using its territory to destabilize South Sudan.
1944 - More than 1,000 Japanese, taken as prisoners of war by Australia, unsuccessfully attempt to escape from a camp in Cowra, New South Wales; 234 are killed and 108 wounded.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:28 pm
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