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Namibia

 

Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. It shares land borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana and Zimbabwe to the east, and South Africa to the south and east. It gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990 following the Namibian War of Independence. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek. Read More

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Tullow Oil hit by $440m charge

Jul 04, 2012 - Financial Times

Namibia: Veterans Tractors Delivered

Feb 20, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: Walvis Bay Is Mariculture Oyster

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Namibia: Fuel Prices Up Again

Feb 13, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: Transnamib Strike Declared Illegal

Feb 06, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: Call to Pursue 'Renewable Energy'

Feb 02, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: Tehran Invited to the Oil Party

Feb 02, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: South Africa-Iran Oil Boycott in Limbo

Feb 02, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Namibia: Country Seeks Foreign Agric Expertise

Feb 01, 2012 - AllAfrica News

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Jan 30, 2012 - AllAfrica News

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Lonely Planet Lists Top Ten Countries To Visit in 2015

By IBTimes AU

Lonely Planet has released its annual Best In Travel list of 2015. (Oct 23)

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More Aussies are Braving the Waves of Madagascar

By IBTimes AU

More Australians are braving the waves of Madagascar island (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, SENEGAL, MADAGASCAR

Musician Adam Levine and model Behati Prinsloo arrive at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
Victoria's Secret Model Behati Prinsloo Has Definite Plans to Have a Baby with Husband Adam Levine

By IBTimes AU

The paparazzi are always on baby bump watch and the latest one to look out for would be the soon to be growing tummy of newlywed supermodel Behati Prinsloo. The model is reportedly planning to start expanding her family with Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine. (Jul 30)

MORE TOPICS: MEXICO, LOS ANGELES, EARTHQUAKE, SOUTH AFRICA

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China Arrests 63 Traders Selling $16 Million Worth of Rat Meat as Lamb

By IBTimes AU

The Ministry of Public Security announced on Thursday the arrest of 63 traders who passed of $1.6 million worth of rat, fox and minx meat as lamb meat. The mask the meat from mice and make it appear from lamb, the traders mixed the rat flesh with gelatin, red food dye and nitrates. (Jul 26)

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Musician Adam Levine and model Behati Prinsloo arrive at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo Get Married in Mexico

By IBTimes AU

PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive is officially off the market to the dismay of millions of women around the globe. Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine has married Victoria's Secret Angel Behati Prinsloo in an intimate ceremony in Los Cabos Mexico this weekend. (Jul 21)

MORE TOPICS: MEXICO, NEW YORK, SOUTH AFRICA, LOS ANGELES

Musician Adam Levine and model Behati Prinsloo arrive at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
Adam Levine to Marry Behati Prinsloo and Release New Film 'Begin Again' in the Same Week [TRAILER]

By IBTimes AU

Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine takes on several new roles this year as he tries his hand at acting as he appears in a new feature length film entitled "Begin Again" with Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightley. Adam takes on this new role as he also opens a new chapter in his life this month. (Jul 16)

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Musician Adam Levine and model Behati Prinsloo arrive at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo Reveal Wedding Plans

By IBTimes AU

Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine broke millions of hearts last year when he announced his engagement to Victoria's Secret Angel Behati Prinsloo. Female fans all over the world were shocked by the engagement and male fans of the model can't have been too pleased as well. (Jul 11)

MORE TOPICS: MEXICO, SOUTH AFRICA, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES

New Zealand Rejects Undersea Ore Mining Due to 'Uncertain' Effects to Environment

By IBTimes AU

The New Zealand government has rejected a proposal for underwater mining for iron ore deposits said to be threatening the sanctuary of the rare and endangered Maui dolphins. According to the country's Environmental Protection Authority, the proj... (Jun 19)

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Angelina Jolie Reveals She Has More in Common with Adopted Son Maddox Than Her Other Kids

By IBTimes AU

Angelina Jolie has six children, but she’ll always be closer to her first child. The “Maleficent” star revealed that she has more in common with her adopted son Maddox than with her other children, including her biological ones. (Jun 02)

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Kiwi Passenger Triggers Biosecurity Alert Due to Blood-Stained Clothes, Shoes Upon Touchdown

By IBTimes AU

A man who arrived in New Zealand was forced to remove his clothes after airport officials saw blood stains. According to biosecurity officials, the New Zealander told the staff of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) that the blood on his clothes, shoes and baggage came from cow's blood. (Apr 10)

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