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Kenya

The Republic of Kenya is a country in East Africa. Lying along the Indian Ocean, at the equator, Kenya is bordered by Ethiopia (north), Somalia (northeast), Tanzania (south), Uganda plus Lake Victoria (west), and Sudan (northwest). Kenya has numerous wildlife reserves, containing thousands of animal species. The capital city is Nairobi. The country is named after Mount Kenya, a significant landmark and the second among the highest mountain peaks of Africa. Read More

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Government health workers administer blood tests to check for the Ebola virus
Ebola: IMF Raises Concern Over Economies of West African Nations

By IBTimes AU

International Institutions need a factor in healthcare support as one of the factors to sustain economic growth. (Aug 29)

MORE TOPICS: IMF, NIGERIA, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, LONDON

Health workers take blood samples for Ebola virus testing at a screening tent in the local government hospital in Kenema
New Ebola Strain in Congo Spark Fears of Outbreak Across Africa; More Flight Cancellations Hamper Aid

By IBTimes AU

The Ebola outbreak in Congo is believed to have come from a new and more dangerous strain. The alarm over Ebola continues with more flight cancellations and border closures. (Aug 26)

MORE TOPICS: NIGERIA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, SENEGAL, INFECTION, UNITED NATIONS

Still image from undated video of a masked Islamic State militant holding a knife speaking next to man purported to be James Foley at an unknown location
Islamic State: British Intelligence Agencies Identify Rapper Abdel Bary Is Jihadist John, the Beheader of James Foley

By IBTimes AU

Hours after British media reported that Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary is the main suspect in the beheading of American photojournalist James Foley last week, British intelligence agencies M15 and M16 identified on Sunday that the rapper is indeed jihadist John. (Aug 24)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, TWITTER, EGYPT, LONDON

James Foley
Islamic State: Brit Rapper Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary Is Suspected Beheader of James Foley; Had Tweeted Photo Holding Decapitated Head

By IBTimes AU

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, a British rapper, is suspected by UK's SAS to be John, the man with an English accent who beheaded American journalist James Foley last week, the New York Post reports. (Aug 24)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, EGYPT, NEW YORK, LIBYA, LONDON

Actress Halle Berry accepts the award for Outstanding Actress
Halle Berry Speaks to Ellen DeGeneres About Breastfeeding: Study Finds that Breast Milk Differs for a Boy and Girl (Watch Video)

By IBTimes AU

Oscar winning actress Halle Berry on The Ellen DeGeneres Show spoke about her pregnancy at the age of 46. Halle also spoke of the differences in the breastfeeding of her son and daughter. Researchers have found that there really is a difference between the milk produced for a boy and a girl. (Aug 14)

MORE TOPICS: MICHIGAN

U.S. singer Miley Cyrus performs during her concert at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm
Miley Cyrus Squats, Pees in Woods and Posts Picture on Instagram, Spoofs Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Picture

By IBTimes AU

Miley Cyrus spent her weekend camping in the woods with her friends where she indulged in many activities, including squatting and relieving herself in the open too. The 21-year-old went out with her friends including "Flaming Lips'" W... (Aug 13)

2014 Commonwealth Games
2014 Commonwealth Games: England Knocks Australia Off the Overall Medal Count for the First Time Since 1986, Top 10 Countries in Medal Standings

By IBTimes AU

England knocked Australia off the overall medal count for the first time in 28 years. (Aug 04)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, INDIA, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, COMMONWEALTH GAMES

A plane prepares to land
British Airways to Face Lawsuit on Pilot’s Child Abuse Charges

By IBTimes AU

Leading airline major British Airways will be sued for damages for the alleged child abuse offences of one of its pilots in African schools and orphanages. According to a BBC report, a Law firm in London has taken up the case on behalf of the allegedly abused children. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: UGANDA, LAWYER, LAW FIRM, LONDON, LAWSUIT

John Travolta and Priyanka Chopra
Details of John Travolta’s Gay Relationship w/ Pilot to be Heard in Court

By IBTimes AU

Details of the alleged six-year gay relationship of actor John Travolta to pilot Douglas Gotterba to be heard in court (Jul 29)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, COURT, HOLLYWOOD, LAWYER, LAWSUIT

Michael Shelley of Australia celebrates after crossing the finish line to win the men's marathon gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 27, 2014.
Commonwealth Games 2014 Live Stream: Athletics, Swimming Schedule & Results

By IBTimes AU

Commonwealth Game 2014 - Athletics and Swimming medals are up for grabs on the 6th day of competitions in Glasgow, Scotland (Jul 28)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, COMMONWEALTH GAMES