- US Sends Apaches To Egypt Despite Human Rights Abuses
April 23 2014 4:12 PM
Advocacy groups worry the helicopters will be used to continue the Egyptian military's violence against civilians.
- Startups Narrowing Africa’s Education Gap With Mobile Tech
April 23 2014 3:28 PM
A handful of startups have created new learning platforms based entirely on mobile phone technology in sub-Saharan Africa.
- LG's G Watch Is Waterproof, Always-On And One Ugly Duckling
April 23 2014 3:22 PM
LG has revealed more details and a closer look at its G Watch, powered by Android Wear, and we wish they hadn't.
- Fair Trade Gold Q&A – An Ethical And Political Niche
April 23 2014 1:58 PM
We spoke to one of the few North American jewellery retailers who carries Fairtrade gold, sourced from poor miners in South America.
- At Least 63 Killed As Speeding Congo Train Derails
April 23 2014 12:48 PM
In addition, 80 were injured and dozens more trapped inside the cargo train after 12 of its carriages flipped off the track.
- Good Friday Around The World In Photos
April 18 2014 2:19 PM
As Easter Sunday nears, Christians all over the world commemorated the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday through various prayers and processions.
- Scores Killed In Attack On UN Base In South Sudan
April 18 2014 8:26 AM
More than 1 million people have been dislocated from their homes since December, and oil companies have been warned to pack up and leave.
- Gabriel García Márquez Dead: 19 Quotes And Sayings By The ‘One Hundred Years Of Solitude’ Writer
April 17 2014 4:48 PM
Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez died at 87 years old at his home in Mexico City on Thursday. Here are some of the “One Hundred Years of Solitude” and “Love in the Time of Cholera” author's inspirational quotes and sayings.
- 11 Leftover Recipes For Hard-Boiled Easter Eggs
April 17 2014 1:59 PM
You’ve already hard-boiled and colored dozens of Easter eggs for the kids, but now what? Here are some recipes and meal ideas for boiled eggs that don’t taste like leftovers.
- Schoolgirls Abducted By Boko Haram Freed, 8 Still Missing
April 17 2014 2:51 AM
Boko Haram militants had duped the schoolgirls into thinking they were soldiers who had come to protect them, before abducting them.
- Angola Moving Into Oil's Big Leagues
April 16 2014 5:37 PM
After decades of turmoil, Angola is on the verge of catapulting to the top ranks of the world’s energy economy.
- Nigeria - Open For Business And Full Of Opportunities
April 16 2014 3:33 PM
One of Nigeria's appeals is a debt-to-GDP ratio under 11 percent, according to Verod Capital.
- Philip Morris' Long Slide Continues
April 16 2014 11:03 AM
Among other concerns, Philip Morris in the first quarter struggled against stricter anti-tobacco legislation and tax hikes in its key markets.
- Why Diagnosing Malaria Could Be A Billion-Dollar Business
April 16 2014 5:41 AM
A startup has attracted attention from multinationals and the U.S. Navy for a malaria-diagnosing device that costs pennies per person.
- Google's Focus On Mobile Brings Fatter Earnings
April 15 2014 6:43 PM
Wall Street analysts expect Google to increase revenue and earnings in the first quarter of 2014.
- Libya To Export First Oil Since Rebel Deal
April 15 2014 11:06 AM
Libya is a major supplier of oil for Mediterranean refineries, and sustained oil exports from the country should lower Brent crude prices.
- Google Search Could Soon Favor Encrypted Websites
April 14 2014 5:39 PM
Google's PageRank algorithm, the secret recipe for ranking high in search results, could begin to favor sites that protect Web visitors.
- Google To Host, Live Stream Project Ara Developer’s Conference
April 14 2014 1:31 PM
Google this week will host a developer's conference for Project Ara, its interchangeable smartphone hardware concept.
- Russia, China Eye Natural Gas Deal By May
April 14 2014 9:19 AM
Earlier, Russia's Deputy Premier Arkady Dvorkovich went to China as part of a delegation to discuss cooperation in the energy sector.
- 71 Killed In Nigeria Bus Station Bombing Near Capital
April 14 2014 9:12 AM
Suspicion fell on Boko Haram, though there was no immediate claim of responsibility from slamists who are mainly active in the northeast.