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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Tanzania has been accused of reneging on its promise to 40,000 Maasai pastoralists by going ahead with plans to evict them and turn their ancestral land into a reserve for the royal family of Duba...
More on Tanzania AND: endangered species
, habitat (conservation)
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Jahnavi Sriperambuduru, a class IX student from Hyderabad, reaches the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and she hopes to scale all seven summits in the world
More on Tanzania AND: accomplishment
, award and prize
, disaster and accident
, hiking and trekking
, human interest
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Despite the huge death numbers, experts believe elephants can survive if countries are willing to invest in wildlife security
More on Tanzania AND: Botswana
, environmental issues
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December 20, 2013
The nine-month-old Tanzanian boys are recovering at a city hospital’s ICU
August 22, 2013
Khasim Raza from Vijayawada, along with a group of mountaineers, achieved the feat.
February 4, 2013
Greater Hyderabad Adventure Club members achieve the formidable task in five days
Dar es Salaam,
May 27, 2011
Indian officials have spent the past week fighting off Western suggestions that they are in a race for influence in Africa with the Chinese. On Friday, their claim that India and China compl...
February 17, 2011
Tanzanian Prime Minister Mizengo Pinda said several houses were levelled during Wednesday night’s explosions, which sent huge orange bursts into the night sky over Dar es Salaam, Tanzania’s capital. A hospital administrator said there were about 145 people injured.
May 20, 2010
Surface waters in Lake Tanganyika, the second-oldest and second-deepest lake in the world, are currently warmer than at any time in the previous 1,500 years, according to a study published r...
December 18, 2013
The conjoined Tanzanian twin boys, Ericana and Eluidi, now sleep in separate hospital beds in the critical care unit of Apollo Hospital’s Vanagaram facility. They are able to do so after ni...
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania,
July 2, 2013
Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican predecessor president George W. Bush found common ground in Africa on Tuesday, honouring the victims of a terrorist attack in an unprecedented chanc...
July 19, 2012
Officials say the death toll in a ferry accident off the coast of Tanzania has risen to 31. A government statement on Thursday also said that more than 100 passengers are still missing, and...
April 15, 2011
Friday’s earthquake could be felt as far away as Nairobi, Kenya, by people on high floors of downtown buildings. Nairobi is 220 miles (350 kilometers) northeast of the epicentre.
May 24, 2010
A new agreement signed recently in Uganda that aims at reallocating shares of the Nile water will not affect Egypt, Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga said in Cairo on Monday.Mr. Odinga told...
September 26, 2009
As the United Progressive Alliance and the Congress party embarked on an austerity drive in the country, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Saturday said it was for Members of Parliament to take a c...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.