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These Are The Most Breathtaking Church Ceilings In The World-- And We Almost Missed Them

Sometimes you find the real treasures when looking at things from a different perspective.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Walta Information Centre

Sudanese journalists paid a visit to GERD - Friday, 11 July 2014 13:36

A high level Sudanese writers, journalists and thinkers paid a official visit to Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

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Ethiopian starts daily schedule from Addis to London - Friday, 11 July 2014 13:41

Ethiopian Airlines started daily flights from London Heathrow to Addis Ababa with the additional service departing London Heathrow on Tuesday evenings.

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Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia keen to share Chinese experience - Friday, 11 July 2014 07:25

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalgen said Ethiopia is keen to share China's rich experience in building industry-led economy and to develop its light industry.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

CPJ Press Freedom Online

Twenty Ethiopia state journalists dismissed, in hiding

"If they cannot indoctrinate you into their thinking, they fire you," said one former staff member of the state-run Oromia Radio and Television Organization , who was dismissed from work last month after six years of service.

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Walta Information Centre

CEB targets Diaspora with foreign market expansion - Thursday, 10 July 2014 07:01

Addis Ababa, 10 July 2014 - As part of its vision 2025, the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia is considering new branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and Djibouti According to Addis Fortune , the bank) is in the final stages of research into foreign markets, with the potential of opening branches in Washington DC, Dubai, South Africa and ... (more)

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Amnesty International USA

Ethiopia: End the onslaught on dissent as arrests continue

The Ethiopian authorities must halt their continuing onslaught on dissent, Amnesty International said today, after the arrest of four more opposition party members this week, who are believed to be at risk of torture or other ill-treatment.

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Tigrai Online

Ethiopia's resettlement programme is working

The Guardian has published a highly misleading article on Ethiopia's resettlement programme .

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Opposition Leader to Face the "Consequences" Despite...

Ginbot 7 opposition leader Andargachew Tsige has appeared on Ethiopian state television in prison following his extradition from Yemen.

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Competitor Magazine

Workout Of The Week: The Mountain Run

Running up and over a mountain can strengthen both your legs and your mind. Photo: Dan Photo: Dan Szczesny, www.ekpadventures.com "Hill training is my favorite," he said.

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Iol.co.za

Rivals trade blame over South Sudan's war

South Sudan's warring leaders called on each other to restart peace talks on Wednesday, all the while trading blame for a raging civil war that marred independence celebrations in the world's youngest nation.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Ethiopian Flowers Gaining Popularity In Europe

ADDIS ABABA, July 10 -- The popularity of Ethiopian flowers has been growing in European markets day by day, according to a Dutch floriculture company here.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: ECX to Introduce Online Trading Project

ECX Interim Chief Executive Officer, Shimelis Habtewold, told a press conference on Tuesday that the traceability project will be realized in collaboration with USAID with an outlay of 1.3 million USD.

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The Washington Post

Asabech Abayneh, a 'mother figure,' killed in Alexandria mystery

At the age of 17, Asabech Abayneh found herself raising three young boys in Addis Ababa, EthiA oA pia, cooking from scratch and washing laundry by hand.

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The Economist

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ANDARGACHEW TSIGE, an exiled Ethiopian opposition leader with British nationality, could be facing the death penalty after apparently being arrested and sent back to his country of origin while on a trip to the Gulf.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Voice of America

South Sudan Marks Third Independence Day, Despite War

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar and South Sudan's President Salva Kiir hold a priest's hands before signing an earlier peace agreement in Addis Ababa May 9, 2014.

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The Independent

Exclusive: UK accused of complicity in torture of British citizen

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State Department

Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration...

Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard will travel to Ethiopia and South Sudan July 8-15.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Capital Ethiopia

Malfunction at factories creates severe sugar shortage

A sugar shortage hit major manufacturing industries, including soft drink manufacturers after two of the nation's three sugar factories ceased production of sugar due to mechanical and sugar cane failure.

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Hispanic Business

Unrelenting Stance

The debacle between members of the private sector and the government regarding access to finance has continued this week where Prime Minister reaffirmed the unflinching position of the his administration on the 27 percent NBE-Bill directive and the availability of finances for those in the manufacturing sector.

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