Despite Fast Growth, Ethiopia Still Plagued by Poverty
Ethiopia has one of the fastest growing economies in the world, but remains one of the poorest countries at the same time, read more .....
DV Lottery 2014 Registration is starting October 2, 2012
2014 DV Lottery registration is starting on October 2, 2012. The U.S. Department of State has announced that it will launch its annual DV Lottery Diversity Immigrant Visa Program DV-2014 on October 2....
Ethiopia grouped with Nigeria, Zambia and Burkina Faso
The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw was already made. The 16 qualified teams now know their fate and have been drawn into four groups of four teams. Read more… ...
PM HaileMariam is assuming Chairmanship of AU
According to Mr Dina, the decision that Ethiopia would hold the organisation’s top job this year was taken two years ago, when it would have been expected that the late prime minister Meles Zenawi would have assumed the role. Read more…
Wife of minister accused in terrorism conspiracy
Habiba Mohammed, wife of former Minister for the Civil Service Junedin Sado, was one of 29 Muslim activists accused of criminal conspiracy to commit unspecified acts of terrorism Read more…
From Civil Engineer to Cab Driver
"I started driving a cab because … after I graduated in 2008 with an MBA I couldn't find a job," he says. Read more...,...
Fresno Man Arrested in 28 Year Old Cold Case Murder
On January 18, 1985, a passerby found the body of the dead woman in the dumpster to the rear of the Bailey Park Plaza and Safeway shopping center at 570 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View, and reported it to police. Eventually the deceased was identified as 21-year old Girmai, who was known to frequent the San Jose area. Read more…
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Batista played in midfield alongside Maradona in the 1986 World Cup final and managed Argentina to gold at the 2008 Olympics. Read more…
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The victims, a man and two women who were talking on their mobile phones, were stuck on Sunday afternoon in Assosa, nearly 700km west of the capital, local police told the state-run Ethiopian News Agency.
Four other guests were also hit during the wedding but have since recovered after receiving treatment. - Sapa-AFP
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The passenger asked the driver not to speak to her, and in response, the driver grabbed her skirt, not allowing her to proceed onto the bus. At a hearing conducted by Egged, the driver did not express regret and did not apologize. Read more...
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"A guy asleep behind the wheel is still alive today? I categorically deny it," he said. "I appreciate that she woke me up, I would have to remember. Don't someone remember?" In the second incident, Tensae said the passenger, who he picked up at 71st Street and Interstate 465, told him to drive to Palomino. Thinking he meant the Palomino restaurant downtown, Tensae said he drove southbound on the interstate before the man clarified that he meant the Palomino Ballroom near Zionsiville. Read more…
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Yidenekachew joined hundreds of people who had met a similar fate, sitting outside Askallucan Trading’s office in Arat Kilo, near Ginfele Bridge on Elizabeth II Street on Tuesday, June 29.
Unfazed by the cold and cloudy weather, the mob went looking for Girmay G. Michael, vice general manager of Askallucan Trading -who had guaranteed them visas to South Africa. Now they are demanding their money back. Read more...