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Star cyclist Froome's African roots
Tour de France winner was discovered by local cyclist who devoted his life to coaching young boys from poor backgrounds.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 11:26 GMT
Ethiopian dam on Nile raises concerns
Egypt is concerned about the new Ethiopian dam's possible impact on the flow of the river.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 14:11 GMT
Ethiopian anti-terrorism law faces opposition
Opposition parties push to scrap controversial law they say is aimed at silencing government's critics.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2013 14:28 GMT
Escaping Ethiopia's unemployment
Despite a growing economy, many of Ethiopia's young people are unemployed and seeking jobs abroad.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 03:07 GMT
Kenyans disappointed by Obama absence
Uncertainty following March election cited by Washington as reason for missing trip.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2013 09:01 GMT
Kenya MPs object to salary oversight
Legislators seek end of commission tasked with cutting their salaries, but Kenyans disagree with demand.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2013 11:28 GMT
Kenya court hears plea against vote results
Runner-up wants court to nullify victory in presidential polls alleging voting irregularities.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 04:48 GMT
Kenya's Maasai given chance at education
Young Maasai men are often forced to miss school to protect their family's home and livestock.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 16:41 GMT
Students lose as Kenya teachers go on strike
At least 250,000 public school teachers walk out demanding 200 per cent pay rise, affecting millions of students.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 20:33 GMT
Kenya mulls road through national park
Conservationists say proposed roadway through Nairobi National Park puts area's ecosystem at risk.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 21:52 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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The rise and rise of Islamic music
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Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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