Africa, Mali Travel Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. .com | UN asks Chad for answers over CAR rebel leader visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | News24

    UN officials are demanding the Chadian government explain why a Central African rebel leader was able to travel freely to Chad in defiance of Security Council sanctions against him. Nourredine Adam, the second-in-command of the ex-Seleka band of mostly Muslim rebels, was able to fly to Chad despite an assets freeze and a travel ban imposed by the UN in May 2014, the world body's sanctions committee said in a report obtained on Friday by AFP.


  2. Historic step: Pope, Russia patriarch meet in Cuba Feb. 12Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    In an historic step to heal the 1,000-year schism that split Christianity, Pope Francis and the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church will meet in Cuba next week in an attempt to begin bridging the church's East-West divide. The Feb. 12 meeting between Francis and Patriarch Kirill was announced Friday by both churches.


  3. Driven: Type R is a racer for the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 |

    As addictive as its high-revving performance was, the previous Honda Type R's normally aspirated engine lagged behind its turbocharged rivals in straight-line performance, particularly at high altitude. In the new Type R launched in South Africa this month, Honda has finally joined the turbo brigade with its new 2-litre Vtec four-cylinder unit which compresses air with an intercooled single-scroll turbocharger with wastegate.


  4. Spotlight on Algeria at the Museum of African Design: "D'Zair: Art...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Cool Hunting

    We've been following the Museum of African Design , in Johannesburg, since its inception in 2013. As the first museum on the continent dedicated to contemporary design across Africa, it celebrates the past, present and future of visual understanding developed at home.


  5. Coetzee's man for top Bok jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 |

    Allister Coetzee, the former Stormers and WP head coach, is odds-on favourite to take over from Heyneke Meyer as the Boks coach. Photo: Ryan Wilkisky Former Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee remains the front runner to succeed Heyneke Meyer as the Springbok coach.


  6. Helen Mead: I'm keeping alive the lost art of postcard sending despite a setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Chorley Citizen

    In my youth, I would send a whole stack to family and friends, carefully choosing them according to my parents' postcard-buying guidelines: never a card with more than one view, always an interesting scene that prompts the receiver to take more than just a glance. Growing up, I used to love receiving postcards, and would look for hours at images of places like New York or Paris, scrutinising the street scene.


  7. African masks unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times-Standard

    Yacouba Bondé, chief of Boni, Burkina Faso, West Africa, is pictured in 2010. Next to him is a plank mask.


  8. Bricks and clicks: Marks and Spencer goes online in five Gulf countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Bawaba

    The website will also offer a 'Click & Reserve' In-Store Service for customers to collect online orders froom 25 stores in the region. Marks & Spencer and its long-standing franchise partner Al-Futtaim , has launched the brand's online store in the Gulf.


  9. Rob Burbank's Outdoors with the AMC: All over outdoors in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    DESPITE Punxsutawney Phil's recent prognostication to the contrary, the calendar tells us there's still plenty of winter in store.


  10. Mosquito bite prevention key to avoiding ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Local public health officials are emphasizing mosquito bite prevention, as 10 Zika cases have been reported in Texas. Nine cases were from returning travelers who had been to high-risk areas, and one patient reportedly contracted the virus sexually from a partner who had returned from Venezuela.


  11. What Zika virus is - and isn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Echo

    There are at least 54 people infected with the Zika virus in the U.S. In all except one case, the infection was acquired while out of the country, according to health officials. The ailment results in an abnormally small head in newborns and is associated with various disorders including decreased brain development.


  12. Tunisia finishes Libya border fence intended to keep out militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Reuters

    Tunisia has completed a 200-km barrier along its frontier with Libya to try to keep out Islamist militants, and will soon install electronic monitoring systems, Defense Minister Farhat Hachani said on Saturday. Libya's chaos since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 has allowed Islamic State to gain a foothold there, and officials say militants who carried out two major attacks in Tunisia last year had trained in jihadist camps in Libya.


  13. Why meeting between pope and Russian church leader is a big dealRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Christian Science Monitor

    Popes John Paul II and Benedict and their Russian Orthodox have failed in past attempts to organize meetings. Will Pope Francis succeed? Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, right, serves the Christmas Mass in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 and Pope Francis prays during an audience at the Vatican on Saturday.


  14. UN chief Ban Ki-moon says Daesh has allegiance of 34 militant groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Al Bawaba

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said in a report on Friday that as many as 34 militant groups from around the world have reportedly pledged allegiance to the Daesh extremist group. The report added that that number will continue to increase in 2016.


  15. South Africa: Tourism Sector Commends Developments On Travel RegulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 |

    The tourism sector in South Africa has expressed satisfaction with the amendments made in the immigration regulations by the Department of Home Affairs to ensure that tourists travel with ease. The industry had raised concerns over the immigration regulations introduced by the Department of Home Affairs last year.


  16. UK asks airlines to spray insecticide to fight Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The British government has made a public request asking all airlines flying from Zika-affected areas to spray their planes with insecticide before coming back to the U.K. "Spraying insecticide is a highly precautionary measure to reduce the risk to passengers during flights to the U.K.," the British public health minister Jane Ellison said in a statement. The mosquito-borne Zika virus has spread to roughly 30 countries and territories in the Americas, and the World Health Organization expects that millions of people will be infected this year.


  17. Tunisia Finishes Fence on Libyan Border to Keep Out MilitantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Voice of America

    Tunisian soldiers take part in a presentation of the anti-jihadi fence near Ben Guerdane, eastern Tunisia, close to the border with Libya, Feb. 6, 2016. Tunisia has completed a 200-kilometer barrier along its frontier with Libya to try to keep out Islamist militants, and it will soon install electronic monitoring systems, Defense Minister Farhat Hachani said Saturday.


  18. Audi RSQ3 gets Performance boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 |

    Audi has tweaked its high-performance RSQ3 crossover to the same power output as the RS3 Sportback, with which it shares its 2.5-litre five-cylinder turbopetrol prime mover. The RSQ3 Performance is rated at 270kW and 465Nm - up 20kW and and 15Nm from the 'standard' version.


  19. Rwanda National Parks Generate $16.8M, Reports KT PressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Rwanda's national parks are experiencing more visits from both local and international tourists, thus boosting the country's tourism revenues. According to a new report which KT Press has seen, last year, Rwanda generated up to $16.8 million from more than 67,696 visits to the national parks.


  20. Online activism in North AfricaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2013 | Xtra!

    Rabat, Morocco's capital, is a bustling city of 1.2 million people, with vibrant street life, crowded cafA s and noisy traffic jams. "Nadya," an elegant social worker in her mid-20s, rushes into a dark and crowded jazz club in downtown Rabat, the capital of Morocco.