World

A United jet was diverted after a passenger used gadget to prohibit another from reclining

A United jet was diverted after a passenger used gadget to prohibit another from reclining

By Scott Mayerowitz, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – Mon, 25 Aug, 2014   NEW YORK, N.Y. – Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from…

Arizona gun instructor dead after 9-year-old accidentally shoots him

Arizona gun instructor dead after 9-year-old accidentally shoots him

MSN News A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday. Charles Vacca, 39,…

Israel, Palestine agree to long-term ceasefire in Gaza Strip

Israel, Palestine agree to long-term ceasefire in Gaza Strip

RT A long-term truce in Gaza has been agreed with Israel, Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas said. The ceasefire announced by Egypt came into effect at 16:00 GMT with…

British Intelligence Reportedly IDs James Foley’s Executioner

British Intelligence Reportedly IDs James Foley’s Executioner

Source: Yahoo News By Dashiell Bennett August 24, 2014 The Atlantic Wire Intelligence officials from Britain’s MI5 and MI6 agencies say they know the identity of “Jihad John,” the…

Russia hopes to send second humanitarian convoy to Ukraine

Russia hopes to send second humanitarian convoy to Ukraine

Xinhua MOSCOW, Aug 25, 2014 Moscow is preparing a second convoy to deliver humanitarian aid to Ukraine’s southeastern regions after the first convoy has made a successful trip…

Books

All Our Names by Dinaw Mengestu

All Our Names by Dinaw Mengestu

From acclaimed author Dinaw Mengestu, a recipient of the National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 award, The New Yorker’s 20 Under 40 award, and a 2012 MacArthur…

Ethiopian Music

True Love : Teddy Afro

True love in this case is not about romance. It’s a narrative of loyalty. Loyalty could, in a sense, be an expression of sense of attachment, respect…

Scholarships

Lists of Scholarships by country or univesities

Numerous post graduate scholarships in Nordic countries, Western Europe and North America. Yet, there is a possibility of finding undergraduate scholarships too. Here is lists of links…

Restaurant

Order Smarter at Ethiopian Restaurants

Order Smarter at Ethiopian Restaurants

Source: Yahoo food by Rachel Tepper Associate Food Editor Every cuisine has its most famous dishes, every diner her go-to dish. But even your beloved pad Thai/cheese…