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Unique For Human being : Indian man carries dead wife’s body for 12km

Unique For Human being : Indian man carries dead wife’s body for 12km

An impoverished man in India carried his wife’s body for 12km after the hospital where she died allegedly failed to provide an ambulance to carry the body back to their…

The Two Faces of Ethiopia : Embarrassment and Courage at the Rio Olympics

The Two Faces of Ethiopia : Embarrassment and Courage at the Rio Olympics

 (By Ezekiel Gebissa) The world is familiar with the practice of using the Olympic platform to draw global attention to domestic injustice. In 1968, Tommie Smith and John Carlos, the…

ፉገራ ዜና (መቶ በመቶ) እውነት የሆነ ስለ ጁዋር መሃመድ የሚለው አለ

ፉገራ ዜና (መቶ በመቶ) እውነት የሆነ ስለ ጁዋር መሃመድ የሚለው አለ

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Ethiopian cinema focuses on prostitution

Ethiopian cinema focuses on prostitution

Ethiopian scriptwriter and film director Hermon Hailay says she grew up close to prostitutes. “I know them as young, beautiful women, mothers, sisters and friends,” she tells me at a…

Middle East Beats:Israel’s Ester Rada Mines Ethio-Jaze

Middle East Beats:Israel’s Ester Rada Mines Ethio-Jaze

28 February 2015 Last updated at 00:11 GMT Ester Rada is an arresting young singer-songwriter with a rich musical heritage. Her Ethiopian roots are clearly audible in her music. But…

Where Rimbaud Found Peace in Ethiopia

Where Rimbaud Found Peace in Ethiopia

In December of 1880, the mercurial French poet Arthur Rimbaud entered the ancient walled city of Harar, Ethiopia, a journey that had involved crossing the Gulf of Aden in a…

Ethiopian duo Negesse and Dibaba win at the 2015 Tokyo Marathon

Ethiopian duo Negesse and Dibaba win at the 2015 Tokyo Marathon

Ethiopian runners Endeshaw Negesse and Berhane Dibaba took the honours at the 2015 Tokyo Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, winning in 2:06:00 and 2:23:15 respectively on Sunday (22).…

Ethiopian, Guatemalan win 2015 Miami Marathon

Ethiopian, Guatemalan win 2015 Miami Marathon

MIAMI (WSVN) — Road runners hit the street in Downtown Miami on Sunday for the the 2015 Miami Marathon and Half Marathon, and it was truly an international affair. More…

Lemi Berhanu surprises while Aselefech Mergia makes magnificent Marathon Comeback in Dubai

Lemi Berhanu surprises while Aselefech Mergia makes magnificent Marathon Comeback in Dubai

Ethiopia’s Lemi Berhanu emerged as the unexpected champion at the 2015 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon, crossing the line at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in a world-leading time and…

Melese and Gidefa win in Houston as Ethiopians sweep again

Melese and Gidefa win in Houston as Ethiopians sweep again

  Near-perfect conditions yielded speedy performances at the 43rd Chevron Houston Marathon as Yebrqual Melese ran the second-fastest time ever by a woman in Houston and Birhanu Gidefa outkicked Gebo…