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Ebola death toll in DR Congo rises to...

Ebola death toll in DR Congo rises to...

Africa

Fri, Nov 2 2018

The ministry said Thursday that it had recorded 285 possible cases and 180 deaths

Outside help not wanted, says DR Congo...

DR Conga: Outside help not wanted for...

Africa

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Organizing elections among some 40 million voters in a troubled, impoverished state nearly five times...

WHO says Congo faces 'very high' risk...

WHO says Congo faces 'very high' risk...

Africa

Fri, May 18 2018

The nightmare scenario is an outbreak in Kinshasa, a crowded city where millions live in unsanitary slums...

Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Africa

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'They started pelting stones, pieces of metal and in that 20 refugees were injured and seven police officers....

‘Women need courage, devotion to be...

‘Women need courage, devotion to be...

People

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Bangladesh’s first two female combat pilots are set to make history again as they prepare to join a UN...

HRW: DR Congo govt recruited rebels...

HRW: DR Congo govt recruited rebels...

Africa

Mon, Dec 4 2017

M23, a mostly ethnic Tutsi rebel group, was defeated in November 2013 at the hands of Congolese and UN...

Bangladeshis who make us proud

Bangladeshis who make us proud

Opinion

Wed, Nov 29 2017

We heartily congratulate these extraordinary women for breaking down barriers and gender stereotypes...

BAF includes two female pilots in UN...

BAF includes two female pilots in UN...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 27 2017

In 2014, Nayma and Tamanna made history by becoming the first female combat pilots in the Bangladesh...

In DR Congo, fight for sanitation is...

In DR Congo, fight for sanitation is...

Africa

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The UN has estimated that more than 2.4 billion people worldwide are in a similar situation

US envoy to UN Haley's blunt diplomacy...

US envoy to UN Haley's blunt diplomacy...

Africa

Mon, Oct 30 2017

As Africa struggles to win Trump's interest, US policy is more likely to be increasingly focused on countering...

Congo military plane crash in Kinshasa...

Congo military plane crash in Kinshasa...

Africa

Sun, Oct 1 2017

Air accidents are relatively frequent in Congo due to lax safety standards

Congo naval boats battle rebels on Lake...

Congo naval boats battle rebels on Lake...

Africa

Thu, Sep 28 2017

Lake Tanganyika is hundreds of kilometres long and also borders Burundi, Tanzania and Zambia

UN: Congo forces targeting civilians,...

UN: Congo forces targeting civilians,...

Africa

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Congo's government spokesman Lambert Mende denied that the army used excessive force

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

World

Thu, Feb 16 2017

More than 20 million people - greater than the population of Romania or Florida - risk dying from starvation...

Congo forces kill 26 protesters against...

Congo forces kill 26 protesters against...

World

Wed, Dec 21 2016

Security forces shot dead at least 26 protesters who had gathered in the streets of Kinshasa and other...

36 civilians hacked to death in DR...

36 civilians hacked to death in DR...

Africa

Mon, Aug 15 2016

The assailants hacked to death 22 men and 14 women late on Saturday in their homes and fields on the...