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News Topic - Ethiopia

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Ashton Eaton and Genzebe Dibaba named IAAFs athletes of the year American Eaton broke his own world record to win decathlon world title Dibaba of Ethiopia broke 1500m world record in JulyThe American decathlete Ashton Eaton was named the IAAFs male athlete of the year for 2015 on Thursday after breaking the world recor
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Stalemate in first-ever Sudan derby Sudan and South Sudan's first-ever international meeting ends in a goalless draw at the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup in Ethiopia.
BBC News | Nov 25, 2015 4:26 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Google Doodle celebrates Lucy the Australopithecus Google's Doodle shows the Australopithecus afarensis, found in Ethiopia, walking between a chimpanzee and a human to illustrate the transition between the two species.
Mail Online | Nov 24, 2015 5:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Joys and surprises of watching Liverpool and Arsenal in Ethiopia (for 45p) | Jonathan Wilson Premier Leagues reach is underlined by hundreds in Lalibela around 20% of the adult male population following the matches on a public TV every SaturdayJosé Mourinho swept a disgusted arm through the air, spun on his heel and disappeared down the tu
The Guardian | Nov 24, 2015 12:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Sudan peace talks break without deal: African Union Addis Ababa (AFP) - Peace talks between Sudan's government and rebels have adjourned without a deal after a week of negotiations in Ethiopia, African Union mediators said Tuesday.
Yahoo! News | Nov 24, 2015 09:48 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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World Bank says Ethiopia should diversify infrastructure funding By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia needs to find new ways to finance infrastructure projects after relying heavily on state-driven investment to build new roads, railways and dams to drive growth in its economy, the World Bank said on Monday
Yahoo! News | Nov 24, 2015 07:53 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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El Nino floods could displace 100,000 in Ethiopia: U.N By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Floods caused by El Nino could displace more than 100,000 people in Ethiopia, where more than 8 million people are facing a food crisis because of the worst drought since a devastating 1984 famine, the United Nation
Yahoo! News | Nov 24, 2015 07:43 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
BBC World Service to receive 289m from government Cash injection over next five years will allow expansion of service in regions including North Korea, Ethiopia and RussiaThe government is to give the BBC £289m over the next five years to invest in expanding the BBC World Service into countries suc
The Guardian | Nov 23, 2015 5:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah - review Its made me stop judging people by the way they look; I now want to get know people and hear their stories. I see life from a different perspectiveRefugee Boy is about a boy whose parents are from Ethiopia and Eritrea. Its set at a time of civil war betwe
The Guardian | Nov 23, 2015 3:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Curbs on media mar Ethiopia's success story While rapidly growing economically, country has also gained one of the worst reputations in terms of media freedom.
Al Jazeera | Nov 23, 2015 07:52 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend