Mubarak ordered back to prison Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been ordered back to prison from military hospital. Mr Mubarak's retrial will open on 11 May, a Cairo appeals court says. More
African growth 'to outpace world' Sub-Saharan Africa's economic growth is set to outpace the global average over the next three years, according to the World Bank. Higher commodities, increasing investment and a general pick-up in the world economy should all boost the continent's growth to more than 5%. More
Ethiopian troops enter South Sudan to rescue 125 children It is currently the dry season, making mobility easier. The Murle are viewed with suspicion by Dinka and Nuer, the other two dominant tribes in that area of South Sudan, and are often blamed for cattle raids and abductions of children. Elias Meseret ... 04/21/2016 - 1:07 am | View Link
GLOBAL: Space gears up for climate change study A new European Space Agency satellite will provide data on soil moisture and ocean salinity. The increasingly uncertain climatic patterns have been blamed on the emission of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide, which trap heat in the atmosphere. 02/9/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
North Korea proposes talks with South in Panmunjom The August agreement had somewhat defused the tensions, which were running high after a landmine blast at the border. The blast, blamed on Pyongyang's forces, had maimed two South Korean soldiers. The North, however, denied any hand in the blast. 11/19/2015 - 5:22 pm | View Link
South Sudan Fighting Picks Up as 'Month of Tranquility' Ends told South Sudan in Focus that fighting has been going on since the weekend in Upper Nile, and blamed the opposition for the new unrest. “The rebels of Riek Machar violated the ceasefire in Nassir," a small town in Upper Nile state on the northern bank ... 06/3/2014 - 1:47 am | View Link
South Sudan: Towards Overcoming Peace-Building Absurdity in South Sudan (III) Much has unfolded since our last forays in this debate as articulated in "Towards Overcoming Peace-building Absurdity in South Sudan ... members of South Sudan's National Legislative Assembly (SSNLA). Some of these lawmakers not only blamed UNMISS for ... 12/4/2013 - 6:20 pm | View Link
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Brazilian federal prosecutors filed a civil lawsuit demanding that mining companies responsible for a catastrophic dam failure shell out up to $43.55 billion for cleanup and remediation, far more than the government initially estimated.
European air safety officials urged emergency inspections of Airbus helicopters after Norway’s Accident Investigation Board said Friday’s fatal crash on Norway’s west coast was caused by a technical problem and not pilot error.
French President François Hollande said France is against the current position in trans-Atlantic trade talks because it calls into question the country’s principles on agriculture, culture and the environment.