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GADHIMAI FESTIVAL: Calls to stop mass animal sacrifices ignored

Himalayan Times - ‎57 minutes ago‎
Devotees gather in huge numbers to celebrate the Gadhimai festival in Bariypur, Bara, on Friday. HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE. BARIYARPUR: Ritual sacrifice of animals at the popular Gadhimai fair started today, with around 5,000 buffaloes offered to ...
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Mickey Rourke Knocks out Elliot Seymour in Exhibition Boxing Match

Bleacher Report - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Mickey Rourke hadn't competed in a professional boxing match since 1994 prior to his bout with Elliot Seymour on Friday in Moscow, but the Academy Award-nominated actor still managed to win via knockout.
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Dr. Vera Etches: Ottawa can't be complacent about AIDS

Ottawa Citizen - ‎2 hours ago‎
September 14, 2013 - Members of a Carleton University Frat, Kappa Sigma, march along with hundreds of others through the streets of downtown Ottawa to raise awareness and money to fight AIDS, during the AIDS walk for life on Saturday, September 14, ...
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Volcano in Japan disrupts flights - ‎1 hour ago‎
BOILING OVER: An aerial view shows volcanic smoke spew from Mount Aso in Aso, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. This photo was taken on November 26.
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More than 50 pct of Tanzanian youth are undereducated - ILO

IPPmedia - ‎16 hours ago‎
More than half (58.5 per cent) of Tanzanian youth are undereducated and 7.1 per cent of all youth have no education at all, a recent research by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has revealed.
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Financial institutions urged to support youth businesses

IPPmedia - ‎15 hours ago‎
The government has urged financial institutions to join hands in supporting young Tanzanians through newly established programme known as Youth Business Tanzania (YBT), to enable them to access loans to establish business.
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Kwankwaso Submits Presidency Nomination Form, Says Jonathan Not Qualified ...

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎18 minutes ago‎
PRESIDENTIAL aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC), and Governor of Kano state, Dr Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso yesterday submitted his declaration of interest and nomination forms aimed at actualising his bid for the exalted seat of ...
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Zimbabwe, Zambia Promote Univisa to Increase Tourism

Voice of America - ‎3 hours ago‎
HARARE—. Zimbabwe and Zambia have introduced a single, shared visa to lure tourists to the mighty Victoria Falls that spans their border.
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M&G dismisses government's denial on Nigerian bartering

Mail & Guardian Online - ‎6 hours ago‎
The government denies the Mail & Guardian's findings of bartering by Minister Radebe, but editor Angela Quintal underlines that the paper has proof.
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Namibia's ruling party seen winning Africa's first electronic vote

TODAYonline - ‎7 hours ago‎
WINDHOEK - Namibians voted on Friday in Africa's first electronic election that is expected see the SWAPO party extend its 24-year rule with people in the mineral-rich country seeking stability in the face of a global commodities downturn.
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France backs Palestine

Gulf Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
PARIS: France warned on Friday it would recognise a Palestinian state if a final international effort to overcome the impasse between Israelis and Palestinians failed, and proposed a two-year timeframe to end the conflict through a UN-backed resolution.
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Expert on Russian-Turkish cooperation in the sphere of energy

vestnik kavkaza - ‎1 hour ago‎
On December 1st Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to pay an official visit to Turkey. Putin is going to meet with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in order to discuss mutual cooperation in the spheres of economy and politics.
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Pope Francis pleads for dialogue to end extremism on Turkey visit

Channel News Asia - ‎1 hour ago‎
"Inter-religious and inter-cultural dialogue can make an important contribution ... so that there will be an end to all forms of fundamentalism and terrorism," the leader of the world's Roman Catholics said after talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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Brisbane storm: Authorities continue to clean up after super cell storm

Yahoo!7 News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Queensland Premier Campbell Newman says authorities are working as quickly as possible to return things to normal after Thursday's super cell storm in Brisbane.
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Report puts emerging markets real estate in the spotlight

Re:locate Magazine - ‎6 hours ago‎
Global property website Lamudi has released its first research report on real estate in the emerging markets with an overview of the property sector in 16 countries in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.
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Report: Sony Prepping E Ink Watch

PC Magazine - ‎1 hour ago‎
Details are scant on Sony's FES Watch, but it sure looks like a novel offering. 0shares. Sony FES Watch · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY.
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Social media told to simplify terms and conditions

Lanka Business Today - ‎3 hours ago‎
Nov. 29, 2014 (LBT) - Social networking firms including Facebook and Twitter are being told to make it clearer to members how they collect and use their data.
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TANZANIA - Jakaya Kikwete goes after the donors

Africa Intelligence (subscription) - ‎13 hours ago‎
The government in Dar es Salaam can't manage to persuade the donors to release part of their budgetary aid. For the last two weeks, Tanzanian foreign affairs minister Bernard Membe has been trying to persuade diplomats from donor countries on post in ...

Society Urged to Promote Morals - ‎7 hours ago‎
SOCIETY has been urged to support gospel music produced by different Christian denominations in the country to help promote good morals among members of the community.
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McCullum blazes to 10th ton on sombre day in Sharjah

Daily Times - ‎27 minutes ago‎
SHARJAH: Captain Brendon McCullum's blazing century gave New Zealand a brisk start on the second day of the third and final Test against Pakistan in Sharjah as the death of Australian Phillip Hughes continued to cast a gloomy shadow over the match.
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Robin van Persie has one last chance to impress Manchester United manager ... - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Robin van Persie is facing growing competition for his place from Manchester United youngster James Wilson after Louis van Gaal admitted his 13-touch performance against Arsenal last Saturday was “very bad”.
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Stuttgart smash Freiburg on Stevens' return

Deutsche Welle - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Stuttgart's shrewd coach has navigated through a relegation scrap with little problems in the past. And the Dutchman watched his team give a strong response, bagging a comfortable win at Freiburg.
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PSV Eindhoven advances to last 32 of Europa League - ‎4 hours ago‎
PSV's players celebrate at the end of the Europa League group E soccer match between PSV Eindhoven and Estoril at the Antonio Coimbra da Mota stadium in Estoril, Portugal, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.
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'Beam me to Mars'

Tempo - ‎1 hour ago‎
Radio telescopes on Earth will beam 90,000 messages to Mars on Friday to commemorate the launch 50 years ago of the first robotic probe to visit the planet.
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Philae may have collided with comet crater's rim, reports suggest

Science Recorder - ‎1 hour ago‎
New data shows that the Philae Lander may have actually bounced three times during its touchdown, which could be attributed to a collision with a crater.
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France's Hollande warns against isolating Ebola-hit Guinea

Reuters Africa - ‎1 hour ago‎
CONAKRY (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande, the first Western leader to visit Ebola-stricken West Africa, warned on Friday against isolating one of the countries hit by the worst epidemic of the disease on record.
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'No-Ebola' certificate mandatory

The Hindu - ‎1 hour ago‎
The External Affairs Ministry has issued an advisory to the Indian embassies in Abidjan (Ivory Coast), Dakar (Senegal), Abuja (Nigeria), Accra (Ghana) and Niamey (Niger) to ensure that passengers travelling to India from Ebola-affected countries or those who ...
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