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121 South Sudan Celebrates First Anniversary As Independent State
( UN Development News )

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Content by: South-South News


9 July 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The world's youngest country turned one on Monday, as South Sudan celebrated the first anniversary of its declaration of independence.

Created on 2012-07-09 14:37:43
122 Southern Africa: SADC Faces Huge Grain Shortage
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

By Aubrey Maswabi

Gaborone — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is facing a cereal deficit of over six million tonnes emanating from the poor rainfall and floods that befell the region in the 2014/2015 season.

Created on 2015-08-14 08:06:45
123 Southern African Women Require Greater Political Representation
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

16 March 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Southern Africa is the home to some of the world's most vibrant developing countries. South Africa has grown by leaps and bounds since scraping its destructive apartheid policies. Zambia is beginning to reap the benefits of massive mineral deposits and international investment.

Created on 2012-03-16 14:47:11
124 SpaceX Aborts Approach to Space Station, Delivery Delayed
( Science & Technology - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. —

A navigation error forced SpaceX to delay its shipment to the International Space Station on Wednesday, following an otherwise flawless flight from NASA's historic moon pad.

Created on 2017-02-22 15:34:34
125 SpaceX Cargo Capsule Reaches International Space Station
( All Regions - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

CAPE CANAVERAL—

A SpaceX Dragon capsule wrapped up a two-day journey to the International Space Station on Monday, the first U.S. cargo run to the orbital outpost in four months, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

Created on 2015-01-12 11:52:51
126 Statement by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission on the Official Election Results in the Federal Republic of Nigeria
( African Union News )
Created on 2015-04-06 14:27:01
127 Study: Cats Not Linked to Mental Illness
( Health - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

There is some good news for cat lovers. Turns out those reports that people who grew up with cats have a higher risk of mental illness are not true.

Created on 2017-02-22 15:51:25
128 Sudan & South Sudan Progress On Peace, Investment
( UN Development News )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

10 October 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The Foreign Ministers of Sudan and the newly formed State of South Sudan told attendees on Monday at the International Conference on Investment in Sudan held in Vienna that they would work together for peace

Created on 2012-10-10 04:00:00
129 Sudan And South Sudan Cut Oil Deal
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

6 August 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Sudan and the new nation of South Sudan have made a breakthrough step toward peace, agreeing on an oil deal on Friday.

Created on 2012-08-06 04:00:00
130 Tanzania: Govt Suspends Job Agencies Over Child Trafficking Claims
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

By Maureen Odunga

THE government has suspended over 70 agents dealing with the recruitment of domestic workers following claims that they have been recruiting housemaids to Oman where they have been subjected to gross violation of human rights.

Created on 2015-08-19 11:51:51
131 Teen Dedicates Life to Capturing Vets' Legacies
( Arts & Entertainment - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

For as long as he can remember, Rishi Sharma's heroes haven't been sports stars or movie stars or any other kind of stars.

Created on 2016-11-11 15:11:24
132 Top 5 Songs for Week Ending Dec. 3
( Arts & Entertainment - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

We’re interfacing with the five most popular songs in theBillboard Hot 100 Pop Singles chart, for the week ending December 3, 2016.

Created on 2016-12-02 18:30:52
133 Top 5 Songs for Week Ending Oct. 29
( Arts & Entertainment - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

We’re partying with the five most popular songs in the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles chart, for the week ending October 29, 2016.

Created on 2016-10-28 19:02:23
134 Trump to Pay $25 Million to Settle Trump University Lawsuits
( USA - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA —

President-elect Donald Trump has agreed to a $25 million settlement to resolve three lawsuits over Trump University, his former school for real estate investors.

Created on 2016-11-18 21:44:04
135 Trump, Clinton Campaigns in Final Days Amid Voter Discontent
( USA - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

The campaigns of U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are criss-crossing the country in key battleground states in an attempt to energize voters as they enter the final weekend of a grueling and divisive campaign.

Created on 2016-11-04 16:18:36
136 Trump, Clinton Chasing Votes in Last Day of Marathon Campaigning
( USA - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

The 2016 U.S. presidential campaign is almost over, but not before Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton embarked on a marathon of rallies a day ahead of Tuesday's national election.

Created on 2016-11-07 18:12:25
137 Trump's First Appointments Present Clash of Visions
( USA - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has presented a clash of visions with his first White House appointments, naming a consummate Washington insider as his chief of staff and a populist, hard-right insurgent as his chief strategist.

Created on 2016-11-14 16:48:33
138 Uganda: Mining Royalty Defaulters Named
( AllAfrica News )

Content by: AllAfrica

By Flavia Nalubega

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has published a list of mineral license holders who have not paid fees for mineral exploration, development and production.

The list indicates that fees for 174 exploration, location, retention and m...

Created on 2015-08-10 12:50:54
139 UN Urges DRC to Implement December Political Deal
( USA - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

UNITED NATIONS —

The United Nations said Tuesday that nearly three months after a political agreement was signed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, its implementation remains stalled, threatening security and stability.

Created on 2017-03-21 19:30:52
140 Undocumented Immigrants Apply for Driver’s Licenses in California
( All Regions - VOA )

Content by: Voice of America

LOS ANGELES—

The line at the driver’s license office in Los Angeles is so long it goes out the front door and wrapa around the building. But many of the people waiting don’t mind, including Christian Alvarado.

Created on 2015-01-09 16:09:37

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