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Ethiopia

 

Ethiopia is a landlocked state in the Horn of Africa. Officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is the second-most populous nation in Africa with over 79.2 million people[5] and the tenth-largest by area with its 1,100,000 km2. The capital is Addis Ababa. Ethiopia is bordered by Djibouti and Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, Sudan to the west, and Eritrea to the north. Read More

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The logo of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is seen on its office building in Shanghai
GSK to Invest in New Factories and Drug R&D in Africa

By Reuters

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L) plans to make new investments in additional factories and drug research in Africa, its chief executive said on Sunday, as the pharmaceuticals group broadens its bet on promising emerging markets. (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, INDIA, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, GHANA, RWANDA

Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, wearing a silver Elie Saab gown, arrive at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood
All for Brad Pitt: Angelina Jolie to have Another Baby, Even After Ovaries are Removed

By IBTimes AU

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt will have another baby even if Jolie undergoes full hysterectomy. (Mar 20)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, HOLLYWOOD, CANCER

Malaria-carrying mosquitoes in Africa and India are becoming resistant to insecticides, putting millions of lives at greater risk and threatening eradication efforts, health experts said on Tuesday.
Global Warming Strengthens Growing Malaria Cases Worldwide, Africa, Asia, Central & Southern America at Risk

By IBTimes AU

A new study published in the Science journal has advised governments and health authorities as well as travelers wishing to visit Africa, Asia, Central and Southern America to up their proactive measures against the malaria-carrying mosquitoes as cas... (Mar 10)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, PAKISTAN, INDIA, MICHIGAN, UGANDA, KENYA

Polio
India makes Oral Polio Vaccination (OPV) Must for Visitors

By IBTimes IN

India has made oral polio vaccine (OPV) mandatory for all travellers visiting or going out of the country. The new regulation, which came into effect from 1 March 1, is aimed at preventing re-entry of polio virus from countries like Ethiopia, Afghanistan, Syria, Kenya, Somalia, Nigeria and Pakistan. (Mar 04)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, PAKISTAN, INDIA, NIGERIA, SOMALIA, CAMEROON

Hugh Jackman Joins PM Abbott on Adoption Process Amendment

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott will give update on amendments on overseas adoption process with actor Hugh Jackman (Mar 04)

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Police officers stand around hijacked Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 702 at Cointrin airport in Geneva
Why 'Medically Sane' Ethiopian Co-pilot Hijacked and Threatened to Crash the Plane?

By IBTimes IN

Why exactly was the co-pilot of the hijacked Ethiopian plane seeking asylum in Switzerland? (Feb 18)

Angelina Jolie as Executive Producer of 'Difret' film about Ethiopian Marriage by Abduction, Premieres at the 2014 Sundance Festival [WATCH VIDEO]
Angelina Jolie as Executive Producer of 'Difret' film about Ethiopian Marriage by Abduction, Premieres at the 2014 Sundance Festival [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie reportedly signed up to be the executive producer of the film "Difret" by Ethiopian filmmaker Zeresenay Berhane Mehari. "Difret" is a movie about "telefa" or Ethiopian marriage by abduction. (Jan 21)

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Angelina Jolie and partner Brad Pitt and son Maddox arrive at the fifth Annual Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Governors Awards in Hollywood November 16, 2013.  (Reuters)
Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie To Adopt Again; Child #7 Reportedly Imminent

By IBTimes AU

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are adopting another child, according to a report. The Hollywood power couple that is called Brangelina are reportedly welcoming a little girl to their brood of six. (Jan 16)

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Israel: Black Lawmaker Pnina Tamano-Shata Barred from Donating Blood over Ethiopian Origins

By IBTimes UK

Magen David Adom blood drive turns down Knesset member over HIV prevention regulations. (Dec 12)

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Ethnic Clashes in Northern Kenya Leave Dozens Dead

By IBTimes UK

Dozens of people killed and thousands displaced in ethnic clashes in northern Kenya. (Dec 08)

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