India

By IndepthAfrica
In World
Jul 11th, 2014
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A 14-year-old girl was dragged into a forest and raped on the orders of a village council in remote eastern India in retaliation for a sex assault blamed on her brother, her family and police said Friday. Jitendra Singh, a top local police official, said three men have been arrested. They include the...
By IndepthAfrica
In Multimedia
Mar 18th, 2014
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A boy sits in a plastic container filled with colored water during Holi celebrations in the southern Indian city of Chennai March 16, 2014. REUTERS/Babu...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 27th, 2014
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By Merkeb Negash, opinion This is to respond to Tagel Gethahun’s viewpoint headlined, “EPRDF: The Best Answer to the Democratic Question” (Volume 14, Number 715, January 12, 2014). I will try to briefly elucidate the paradoxes and fallacies in Tagel’s assumptions and his premi...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Nov 7th, 2013
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Mapusa, Goa: The murder of a Nigerian last week is threatening not only to snowball into a diplomatic row, but is also developing into a worrying situation in the tiny tourist state where angry posters have sprung up as locals single out Nigerians and say they will not rent homes to them. There has b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Aug 13th, 2013
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A THREE-month-old boy who allegedly suffers from a rare condition where he bursts into flames every time he sweats is in hospital recovering from his injuries. A three-year-old baby in India allegedly catches fire each time he sweats Baby Rahul reportedly first caught fire when he was just nine days ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 29th, 2013
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OUTCRY against its £3,000 tourists visa bond notwithstanding, Britain will commence the scheme in the six listed Commonwealth countries in November, Financial Times report quoted the Home Office as saying. The Commonwealth countries to be affected by the policy which was announced in June are Nigeria...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 16th, 2013
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By Kidane Brehane, IndepthAfrica Saudi: Dr. Mutlaq Al-Hazmi the trustees at Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said, it is unfeasible to prevent recruitment of housemaids from Ethiopia. Al-Hazmi was reacting to the interest made by some natives taking after lethal unlawful acts bound by Ethi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
May 26th, 2013
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I don’t have to say dears because you are not our dears; neither do I need to say leaders precisely because you are not our leaders.  If I must address you by a phrase, I would rather say the hated- monstrous rulers. Are you really here to celebrate the anniversary of African Unity, the uncalled-for ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 8th, 2013
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Have you ever had Ethiopian food? Neither have they. What’s the fastest animal in the world? An Ethiopian Chicken. How do you start and Ethiopian Rave? Tape a piece of bread to the ceiling. How many Ethiopians can you fit in a bath tub? No one knows because they keep slipping down the drain. What [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cricket
Apr 2nd, 2013
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Air India is giving cricket-crazy consumers a reason to fly with the Maharaja during the Indian Premier League (IPL) season, which kick starts from April 3. The national carrier, which has entered into an agreement with Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians, is offering miniature bats signed by players...