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Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine

Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine

Three decades after images that shocked the world, country has become darling of the global…

Doctor who helped tell world of Ethiopian famine calls for action on Ebola

Doctor who helped tell world of Ethiopian famine calls for action on Ebola

Daniel Flitton It was television news that changed the world, forced wealthy Western audiences in…

ESAT Radio Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

ESAT Radio Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

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Djibouti Internet start-up aims to boost broadband speeds across east Africa

Djibouti Internet start-up aims to boost broadband speeds across east Africa

By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) – Internet access in east Africa is still relatively slow…

Rotary announces US$2 million in grants to fight polio in Ethiopia

Rotary announces US$2 million in grants to fight polio in Ethiopia

By Rotary International ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, October 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — In advance…

ESAT Radio Tuesday October 21, 2014

ESAT Radio Tuesday October 21, 2014

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18 Students in US Skipped class in fear of catching Ebola after classmates returned from Ethiopia

18 Students in US Skipped class in fear of catching Ebola after classmates returned from Ethiopia

INOLA, Oklahoma – Three students who just returned from a mission trip to East Africa…

Ethiopian maids reveal abuse from employers in UAE

Ethiopian maids reveal abuse from employers in UAE

Two maids have spoken of the appalling abuse they claim was dished out by their…

26 Ethiopians jailed for failing to appear before immigration officers

26 Ethiopians jailed for failing to appear before immigration officers

LINDA NYONDO, Lusaka THE Nakonde Magistrate’s Court has sentenced 26 Ethiopians to one year imprisonment…

Kenya: 5 Suspected Bombers Killed at Ethiopia Border

Kenya: 5 Suspected Bombers Killed at Ethiopia Border

(AP) – Kenyan and Somali soldiers killed five suspected Islamic extremist bombers attempting to cross…

S Sudan rivals accept responsibility for war

S Sudan rivals accept responsibility for war

Rival leaders accept “collective responsibility” for thousands of deaths, in fourth meeting aimed at ending…

ESAT Radio Monday October 20, 2014

ESAT Radio Monday October 20, 2014

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Showcase of Ethiopian Heritage at African Day Parade in New York City

Showcase of Ethiopian Heritage at African Day Parade in New York City

By: Berhane Tadese | New York City a.k.a Big Apple is of mixture of people…

THE CHEAP LABOR MARKET ATTRACTS FOREIGN COMPANIES IN ETHIOPIA

THE CHEAP LABOR MARKET ATTRACTS FOREIGN COMPANIES IN ETHIOPIA

(Equal Times) — There are two things that Girma Getachew, 25, does not like about…

The Thugplomacy of the TPLF

The Thugplomacy of the TPLF

By Alemayehu G Mariam I have often contended that the ruling regime in Ethiopia controlled…

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

By Bloomberg News Girmay Birhanu Gebru of Ethiopia won the Beijing Marathon as about 30,000…

Sol Samuel, 20: Ethiopian orphan touched many hearts in Georgia

Sol Samuel, 20: Ethiopian orphan touched many hearts in Georgia

By Elizabeth Montgomery The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Sol Samuel was a superstar on the soccer field…

Hiber Radio Exclusive Interview with Former Minster Ermias Legesse

Hiber Radio Exclusive Interview with Former Minster Ermias Legesse

Hiber Radio Exclusive Interview with Former Minster Ermias Legesse…

Dima Nogo is in Ethiopia

Dima Nogo is in Ethiopia

Reliable reports indicate the junior leader of ODF Dima Nogo has travelled to Ethiopia for…

Getty Ambau’s 3rd volume, DESTA: TO WHOM THE LIONS BOW has won Moonbeam’s 2014 Young Adult Fiction Award

Getty Ambau’s 3rd volume, DESTA: TO WHOM THE LIONS BOW has won Moonbeam’s 2014 Young Adult Fiction Award

For Immediate Release DESTA, THE PRECOCIOUS ETHIOPIAN SHEPHERD BOY, AGAIN DELIGHTS READERS OF ALL AGES…





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Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine

Three decades after images that shocked the world, country has become darling of the global development community – and the scourge of the human rights lobby With an Einsteinian shock of hair and a wise man’s beard, Mulugeta Tesfakiros, just off a flight from Washington, settled into an office of glass walls and vibrant artworks…

Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine

A lifetime of sugary sodas may be 4.6 years shorter

You knew that drinking sugary sodas could lead to obesity, diabetes and heart attacks — but, according to a study published in the American Journal of Public Health, it may also speed up your body’s aging process. As you age, caps on the end your chromosomes called telomeres shrink. In the past several years, researchers…

A lifetime of sugary sodas may be 4.6 years shorter

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

By Bloomberg News Girmay Birhanu Gebru of Ethiopia won the Beijing Marathon as about 30,000 runners from 55 countries completed after a warning of hazardous haze engulfing the city. Gebru completed the race in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 42 seconds, the official Xinhua News Agency reported today. The organization committee of the race warned…

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

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A lifetime of sugary sodas may be 4.6 years shorter

A lifetime of sugary sodas may be 4.6 years shorter

You knew that drinking sugary sodas could lead to obesity, diabetes and heart attacks — but, according to a study published in the American Journal of Public Health, it may also speed up your body’s aging process. As you age,…

Second Ebola Worker’s Trip Raises Concerns on U.S. Spread

Second Ebola Worker’s Trip Raises Concerns on U.S. Spread

A second Texas nurse infected with Ebola alerted U.S. health officials to her elevated temperature…

The Afterbirth Miracle

The Afterbirth Miracle

It’s late June, but it’s chilly in Asella, Ethiopia—the city is higher in altitude than…

Coffee – Regular Or Decaf – Proves Good For Liver Functioning

Coffee – Regular Or Decaf – Proves Good For Liver Functioning

If you drink coffee, your liver may benefit. New research indicates that drinking coffee, even…

Sports News

Mali eye home win over Ethiopia

Mali eye home win over Ethiopia

Head Coach Henry Kasperczak has told his players not to relax when they host Ethiopia…

ETHIOPIA’S REGASSA WINS EINDHOVEN MARATHON IN 2:06:21

ETHIOPIA’S REGASSA WINS EINDHOVEN MARATHON IN 2:06:21

(iaaf.org) Tilahun Regassa is starting to amass a more-than-respectable marathon record after winning the 2014…

AMIN ASKAR DREAMS OF PLAYING FOR ETHIOPIA WALIA FINALLY COME TRUE AS HE LANDS IN ETHIOPIA AFTER 29 YEARS AWAY

AMIN ASKAR DREAMS OF PLAYING FOR ETHIOPIA WALIA FINALLY COME TRUE AS HE LANDS IN ETHIOPIA AFTER 29 YEARS AWAY

Amin Askar dreams of playing for Ethiopia looked destined to be fulfilled over the weekend…

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

Ethiopia’s Girmay Birhanu Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

By Bloomberg News Girmay Birhanu Gebru of Ethiopia won the Beijing Marathon as about 30,000 runners from 55 countries completed after a warning of hazardous haze engulfing the city. Gebru completed the race in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 42…