Daily Archives: Mar 21, 2014

MH370 Malaysian plane: Indian Ocean searched for plane

An international search of the southern Indian Ocean is continuing for a second day as authorities try to locate a missing Malaysian airliner. Five military and civilian aircraft are taking part in the search for debris from flight MH370, which … read more »

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Twitter website ‘blocked’ in Turkey

Twitter users in Turkey report that the social media site has been blocked in the country. Some users trying to open the twitter.com website are apparently being redirected to a statement by Turkey’s telecommunications regulator. It cites a court order to apply … read more »

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Ukraine crisis: EU signs association deal

EU leaders have signed an agreement on closer relations with Ukraine, in a show of support following Russia’s annexation of Crimea. The EU signed the deal hours after announcing more targeted sanctions. Pro-Moscow leader Viktor Yanukovych’s abandonment of the deal … read more »

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Two people face female genital mutilation charges

The first UK prosecutions over female genital mutilation have been announced by the Crown Prosecution Service. Dr Dhanoun Dharmasena will be prosecuted for an alleged offence while working at the Whittington Hospital in London in November 2012. Hasan Mohamed will … read more »

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ZAMBIA LANDS K39M FOR CLIMATE CHANGE


Development Fund has given Zambia a grant of K39 million for the climate change resilience project. Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda signed the grant agreement with Nordic Development Fund (NDF) programme manager Johanna Palmberg in Lusaka yesterday. Mr Chikwanda described the … read more »

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MATAKA THREATENED TO FIRE US – WITNESS

A WITNESS yesterday told a Lusaka Magistrate Court how freelance journalist Chanda Chimba III allegedly told her that he felt like killing someone for
allegedly sabotaging the printing of  his Stand Up for Zambia newspaper. Patricia Silupumbwe, a graphics designer at … read more »

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SCOTT GUIDES MINING FIRMS ON RADIATION



GOVERNMENT has urged mining companies operating in Zambia to work closely
with the Radiation Protection Authority (RPA) in order to protect workers and the environment around mining areas. Vice-President Guy Scott said uranium exploration and mining activities should have stronger regulatory … read more »

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ALATENUMO TALKS TO PASTOR (Dr.) AJIBADE COLE

ALATENUMO TALKS TO PASTOR (Dr.) AJIBADE COLE (Interview Transcripts)   By  A. Olayinka Sule, CFA suleaos@gmail.com http://www.scribd.com/Alatenumo/documents http://about.me/ahmedsule   THE XAVI ALATENUMO SHOW Interview with Pastor (Dr.) Ajibade Cole Aired June 21, 2013 – 21:00   GMT THIS IS A … read more »

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Emirates Heads to Lusaka Shopping Malls

Two tickets to Dubai on offer in weekend prize draw Emirates, which flies daily direct from Lusaka to Dubai, will be on the ground meeting shoppers in Lusaka this weekend and next to share the excitement of flying across the … read more »

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