Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 19:11
Violence broke out as Madagascar voted on Friday in crunch elections to restore democracy after a 2009 coup, leaving a senior government official dead and a polling station torched.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 10:04
Poverty-wracked Madagascar began voting on Friday in long-delayed presidential elections meant to restore democracy and pull the country out of the crisis it plunged into after a 2009 coup.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 14:34
A noisy technology that blasts high-frequency sounds below water to map the ocean for oil probably caused the deaths of 75 melon-headed whales off Madagascar, experts have said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 11:54
As many as 86,000 children are working in mines in Madagascar, an International Labour Organisation (ILO) official has revealed, adding some of them work to help parents in sapphires or gold careers.
Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 19:07
The London Zoo has launched a worldwide hunt for a female mate for a `gorgeously ugly` tropical fish which is on the brink of extinction.
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 12:35
Researchers have announced the discovery of a new species of dinosaur from Madagascar, filling an important gap in the island`s fossil record.
Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 18:00
Katy Perry visited Madagascar in support of the United Nations Children`s Fund (Unicef) to help draw attention to the importance of providing education and help to children on the African island nation.
Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 18:31
Scientists have identified two new species of mouse lemur, the saucer-eyed, teacup-sized primates native to the African island of Madagascar.
Last Updated: Monday, October 08, 2012, 12:48
Actress Jada Pinkett Smith says turning 40 was surreal because because she did not think that she would live past 21.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 08, 2012, 14:45
North Carolina State University researchers have found a way to control a cockroach for rescue efforts.
Last Updated: Monday, July 23, 2012, 09:21
A group of mutinous soldiers took over a military camp near the Indian Ocean island`s main airport but were eventually driven out by govt forces.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 19:46
A Pakistani national has been arrested on charges of kidnapping and possessing illegal weapons in the island nation of Madagascar.
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