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Attempted coup in Ethiopia, Army Chief of Staff shot

Since coming to power last year, Prime Minister Ahmed Abiy has tried to spearhead political reforms in the Horn of Africa nation of 100 million people where years of political violence led to the resignation of his predecessor, Hailemariam Desalegn.

Jun 23, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

Priyanka Chopra spends time with refugee children in Ethiopia

Sharing the story of a 15-year-old girl, Priyanka spoke about the importance of education for girls.

May 22, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

International Museum Day: Watch how goats helped discover coffee

International Museum Day 2019: Have you heard of a coffee museum in India? It is located in the heart of India's coffee land, Chikmagalur. Coffee lovers from around the world visit this museum. So if you are a coffee lover, then this museum should be on your bucket list.

May 18, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Ethiopian crash report shows pilots wrestling with controls

The Boeing 737 MAX hit an airspeed as high as 500 knots before cockpit data recordings stopped as the plane crashed on March 10 killing all 157 passengers and crew.

Apr 04, 2019, 23:17 PM IST

Ethiopia to issue first Boeing investigation report on Thursday

Some 35 nationalities were among the 157 passengers and crew who died when the nearly full plane crashed six minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, in clear conditions.

Apr 04, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

Kenya, Ethiopia urge IAAF not to cut Diamond League races

Athletics Kenya (AK) president Jackson Tuwei said it was 'totally unfair' to drop the two events in which African athletes have traditionally done very well.

Mar 15, 2019, 17:09 PM IST

Ethiopia crash probe starting in France, families grieve

Sunday`s crash after take-off from Addis Ababa killed 157 people from 35 nations in the second such calamity involving Boeing`s flagship new model in six months. 

Mar 14, 2019, 23:33 PM IST

After Ethiopia crash horror, some nations ground Boeing 737 MAX 8s

The Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max 8 plunged into farmland minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa for Nairobi on Sunday.

Mar 11, 2019, 20:34 PM IST

4 Indians killed in Ethiopia plane crash: Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj

The Boeing 737 crashed minutes after an early-morning takeoff from Addis Ababa, killing all eight crew and 149 passengers on board.

Mar 10, 2019, 23:27 PM IST

India and Pakistan need to learn lessons from Croatia and Ethiopia

This week has given India two lessons - first from the Croatian President at the World Cup Final, and second from the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea.

Jul 17, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Eritrea's President Isaias Afwerki hails thaw in relations in return to Ethiopia

Eritrea's President Isaias Afwerki said on Saturday history was being made as he started his first visit to Ethiopia in more than two decades, days after the two neighbours declared an end to their "state of war".

Jul 14, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

US to send FBI experts to investigate Ethiopia bomb blast

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed survived the grenade attack on Saturday at a massive rally in support of his push for radical political and economic reforms.

Jun 25, 2018, 15:07 PM IST

Ethiopia's PM escapes unhurt after grenade blast at rally, 1 dead

 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was addressing a rally when the powerful blast took place.

Jun 23, 2018, 20:51 PM IST

Watch: How this British Olympic gold medallist was racially harassed at a German airport

The decorated athlete posted pictures and self-shot videos on his twitter platform, showing how the security at the airport misbehaved with him.

Mar 07, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

Mumbai marathon: Ethiopia's Deksisa wins; Indian bags gold in elite category

Solomon Deksisa from Ethiopia won the Mumbai Marathon with a time of two hours, nine minutes and 33 seconds on Sunday.

Jan 21, 2018, 11:51 AM IST

At least 61 dead after days of violence in Ethiopia's Oromiya region

The clashes are likely to fuel fears about security in Ethiopia, the region`s biggest economy and a staunch Western ally.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

TSK 25k Marathon: Kenensia Bekele, Helah Kiprop to lead charge

Bekele has won over 21 Olympic and World Champion titles and broken six senior world records in a career spanning more than eight years.

Dec 05, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

Delhi Half Marathon: Almaz Ayana, Berhanu Legese win

Ayana, the world's leading woman long distance runner on track, clocked one hour, seven minutes and 11 seconds to emerge champion in her maiden half marathon race as Ethiopians ran away with all the three top positions.

Nov 19, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

11 killed in continued violence in Ethiopia's restive region

Regional officials in Ethiopia say 11 people were killed in clashes in the restive Oromia region as the country continues to experience anti- government protests that at times lead to ethnic violence.

Oct 22, 2017, 19:31 PM IST

Ethiopia to host global meet on maternal, child health

Ethiopia will host an international conference on maternal and child health on August 24 and 25 under the theme "Overcoming critical obstacles to maternal and child survival".

Aug 19, 2017, 23:18 PM IST