At least 17 people killed in 5.9 magnitude tremor that injured more than 200 and left hundreds of families homeless.
by Griff Tapper
by Al Jazeera Staff
Wild Animals02 Feb 2016 08:07 GMT
President denounces killing of conservationist after his helicopter was shot down by elephant poachers.
Humanitarian crises22 Jan 2016 15:12 GMT
At least 222 are dead, while reported cases have risen to 14,303 since August as government battles to contain disease.
War & Conflict06 Dec 2015 10:43 GMT
Burundians displaced by continued violence persevere in cramped and under-supplied Tanzanian refugee camps.
Humanitarian crises01 Dec 2015 06:29 GMT
Feeling pressured to join in violent clashes between pro and anti-government forces, many Burundian children run.
Politics27 Nov 2015 10:46 GMT
'The Bulldozer' orders raft of cost-cutting measures, including Christmas cards, striking a chord with many Tanzanians.
War & Conflict25 Nov 2015 14:22 GMT
With the approach of heavy rains, refugees escaping violence in Burundi face more hardship in Tanzanian camps.
Elections12 Nov 2015 09:50 GMT
Semi-autonomous islands' electoral commission cites 'violations', leading to government's poll annulment.
Aids01 Nov 2015 11:38 GMT
Staggering AIDS death toll has forced conservative Tanzania to help gay people long rejected by its health system.
Politics30 Oct 2015 06:48 GMT
International community calls for clarity following the decision by the semi-autonomous archipelago to annul polls.
Africa29 Oct 2015 14:05 GMT
John Pombe Magufuli of the long-ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi wins with 58 percent, prompting opposition to reject result.
Politics28 Oct 2015 15:44 GMT
Electoral commission of semi-autonomous archipelago says elections must be carried out again due to alleged violations.
Africa27 Oct 2015 06:37 GMT
Opposition leader in the semi-autonomous island says he won 52 percent of votes as official tallying continues.
Politics25 Oct 2015 15:34 GMT
Poll could end 54-year rule of country's CCM party as several opposition parties unite behind former PM Lowassa.
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