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Indian family of six killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash were on the ‘trip of a lifetime’ to Kenya; 4 were Canadian nationals
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Indian family of six killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash were on the ‘trip of a lifetime’ to Kenya; 4 were Canadian nationals

The "trip of a lifetime" to a safari park in Kenya turned into a nightmare for six members of a family from India in Canada who perished when Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa.

Boeing 737 Max 8s under intense scrutiny after Ethiopia crash; China grounds these planes as part of 'zero tolerance' policy
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Boeing 737 Max 8s under intense scrutiny after Ethiopia crash; China grounds these planes as part of 'zero tolerance' policy

Airlines in Ethiopia, China, Indonesia and elsewhere grounded the Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliner Monday after the second devastating crash of one of the planes in five months. But Boeing said it had no reason to pull the popular aircraft from the skies.

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Battered passport, damaged book among items belonging to 157 crash victims found at Addis Ababa site
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Ethiopian Airlines crash: Battered passport, damaged book among items belonging to 157 crash victims found at Addis Ababa site

Searchers picked their way through the scattered remains of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302, gingerly lifting from the scorched earth the pieces of 157 lives

Ethiopian Airlines plane crash kills all 157 on board, including 4 Indians; Narendra Modi expresses condolences
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Ethiopian Airlines plane crash kills all 157 on board, including 4 Indians; Narendra Modi expresses condolences

The Ethiopian PMO said that an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 flight was on a regularly scheduled flight between Nairobi and Addis Ababa when it crashed.

Bomb kills 11 near judge's home, hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu; Islamist extremist group Al-Shabab claims responsibility
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Bomb kills 11 near judge's home, hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu; Islamist extremist group Al-Shabab claims responsibility

Islamic extremist group claimed that a Mogadishu hotel was the intended target, but a police officer said militants detonated a bomb while trying to assassinate a judge

Black leopard spotted in an African county for the first time in hundred years
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Black leopard spotted in an African county for the first time in hundred years

African leopards are the most abundant subspecies of leopard, but black leopards are extremely rare.

Daily Bulletin: Amit Shah, Jaitley unwell months before polls; Theresa May wins confidence vote; Netflix, Hotstar to censor content; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Amit Shah, Jaitley unwell months before polls; Theresa May wins confidence vote; Netflix, Hotstar to censor content; day's top stories

Today's top stories: Two top lieutenants of Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and Arun Jaitley, unwell months before LS polls; Netflix and local rival Hotstar to censor content in India, say sources; Petrol price down, diesel rate up; and more.

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri's plea to attend match at Mumbai Football Arena most 'retweeted tweet' of 2018
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Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri's plea to attend match at Mumbai Football Arena most 'retweeted tweet' of 2018

Thousands rushed to watch India's match against Kenya at the Intercontinental Cup 2018 after skipper Sunil Chhetri made an appeal on Twitter asking fans to fill the stadium. India won the match and his tweet has now been recognised as the most "retweeted tweet" of the year from India.

Kenyan bus travelling from Nairobi to Kakamega overturns, 51 passengers dead
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Kenyan bus travelling from Nairobi to Kakamega overturns, 51 passengers dead

The Kenyan Red Cross said that the bus had overturned, however, more details on the cause of the accident were not immediately available.

Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Toll rises to 209 in boat accident in Tanzania; rescue workers pull out one survivor
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Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Toll rises to 209 in boat accident in Tanzania; rescue workers pull out one survivor

Although hopes were fading of finding any more survivors in Lake Victoria by day three of the search effort, workers rescued an engineer who had managed to locate a pocket of air in the vessel.

Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Desperate search for survivors resumes after at least 44 die in boat accident in Tanzania
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Lake Victoria ferry disaster: Desperate search for survivors resumes after at least 44 die in boat accident in Tanzania

The MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many as 200 passengers — double the ferry's capacity — when it capsized close to the pier on Ukara Island on Thursday afternoon, according to state media.

China's conquest of economies at full steam as Beijing spreads tentacles of debt across cash-starved African, Pacific Island nations
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China's conquest of economies at full steam as Beijing spreads tentacles of debt across cash-starved African, Pacific Island nations

If economic conditions continued to worsen in countries like Zambia and Kenya owing to and despite the Chinese debt “aid”, Beijing is going to have a very hard time selling BRI projects to countries having slightest capacity to stand up on their own.

Rising carbon dioxide levels can strip food grains of nutrients; India to face mass malnutrition, says study
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Rising carbon dioxide levels can strip food grains of nutrients; India to face mass malnutrition, says study

Rising levels of carbon dioxide in the air threatens to raise the spectre of mass malnutrition as it saps wheat, rice, and other staple grains of valuable nutrients, researchers warned.

Union commerce minister Suresh Prabhu urges corporate India to identify priority sectors in Kenya
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Union commerce minister Suresh Prabhu urges corporate India to identify priority sectors in Kenya

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has asked Indian businesses to carry out a market study to identify priority areas for expanding cooperation with Kenya, as the country eyes fresh avenues to boost bilateral trade with the African nation

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta to meet with Donald Trump at White House to discuss security, trade
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Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta to meet with Donald Trump at White House to discuss security, trade

President Uhuru Kenyatta is the second African leader to meet with Trump at the White House. Kenyatta's office says he and Trump will focus on trade and regional security.

South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power in latest effort to end five-year civil war
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South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power in latest effort to end five-year civil war

Sudan's state news agency said that South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel opposition leader Riek Machar have signed a peace deal to share power in a transitional government, the latest effort to end a five-year civil war.

Ninth rhino dies after failed attempt to move to a new reserve in Kenya
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Ninth rhino dies after failed attempt to move to a new reserve in Kenya

Between 2005 and 2017, 147 black rhinos were transferred to new habitats in Kenya, the government said.

Kabaddi Masters 2018: Pakistan beat Kenya to set up semifinal with Iran; Korea to meet India in last-4 clash
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Kabaddi Masters 2018: Pakistan beat Kenya to set up semifinal with Iran; Korea to meet India in last-4 clash

Pakistan proved too hot for African giants Kenya as they raced to a 42-20 victory in the second match of the day at the Al Wasl Sports Complex.

Highlights, Kabaddi Masters Dubai 2018, India vs Pakistan, Match 8 at Dubai: Ajay Thakur and Co march into semis
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Highlights, Kabaddi Masters Dubai 2018, India vs Pakistan, Match 8 at Dubai: Ajay Thakur and Co march into semis

Catch the LIVE score and updates from Match No 8 of the Kabaddi Masters Dubai between India and Pakistan

Kabaddi Masters Dubai: Pakistan beat Kenya 43-21 in one-sided contest; Korea demolish Argentina
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Kabaddi Masters Dubai: Pakistan beat Kenya 43-21 in one-sided contest; Korea demolish Argentina

In a group A match, Pakistan prevailed over Kenya 43-21 to finish the first leg matches with five points, as India led with 10 points.