Articles about Africa
06 Nov 2022Tanzania
A passenger plane of Precision Air on Sunday crashed into Lake Victoria in Tanzania possibly due to bad weather.
15 Sep 2022Kenya
For two elephants in Kenya, a mere water drinking trip turned into a near-death experience as they got stuck in a pool of mud.
30 Aug 2022Health & Wellness
A native fruit of Africa, bush or African pear is a seasonal fruit that is mainly found in southeast Nigeria.
27 Jul 2022Central African Republic
An exceptional pure pink diamond, considered to be the largest discovered in 300 years, has been found in Angola, a Central African country.
19 Jul 2022World Health Organization
With India reporting its second monkeypox case from Kerala on Monday, a high alert has been sounded in all the districts of the state.
16 Jul 2022Egypt
An economic crisis is brewing in many nations, including the neighboring countries of India.
29 Jun 2022World Health Organization
Amid the surge in monkeypox cases in the United States, the White House said on Tuesday that it will start distributing the monkeypox vaccines across the country, with a focus on people most at risk and communities with the highest number of cases.
27 Jun 2022Afghanistan
The United Nations issued a warning on Monday that the Russia-Ukraine war could enable illicit drug manufacturing to thrive, while noting the future of the opium market is dependent on the situation in Afghanistan.
14 Jun 2022Gujarat
The Russia-Ukraine war, which started with Russia's invasion of Ukraine on February 24, has had several adverse effects on the livelihoods of people worldwide.
04 Jun 2022World Health Organization
The sample of a five-year-old was collected for monkeypox testing as a precautionary measure after she complained of itching and rashes on her body, the chief medical officer (CMO) of Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad told ANI on Saturday.
01 Jun 2022World Health Organization
Amid a surge in monkeypox cases in non-endemic countries, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday issued "Guidelines on Management of Monkeypox Disease."
30 May 2022World Health Organization
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday said monkeypox poses a "moderate risk" to overall public health across the world.
19 May 2022Europe
After the UK confirmed a rare monkeypox infection earlier this month, more cases have been detected in the US, Canada, Spain, and Portugal.
10 May 2022World Health Organization
The United Kingdom has confirmed a case of the rare monkeypox infection.
28 Jan 2022Travel And Tourism
Lake Natron in Tanzania, East Africa is different from your regular lakes.
31 Dec 2021South Africa
South Africa, on Thursday, lifted its overnight curfew rules which were in place from midnight to 4:00 am.
15 Apr 2021Asia
Less than half the women in 57 developing countries are denied the right to say no to sex with their partners, to decide whether to use contraception or to seek health care, a United Nations report said on Wednesday.
25 Feb 2021Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe Vice-President Kembo Mohadi (71) has alleged a conspiracy to tarnish his image in the midst of a sex scandal.
06 Jan 2021World Health Organization
A year into the coronavirus pandemic, 86 million people have contracted the virus and over 1.8 million have died from it.
04 Jan 2021Alibaba Group
Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has not been seen in public for more than two months now, a development that has sparked questions about his whereabouts.
15 Dec 2020Ram (Random Access Memory)
Expanding its portfolio of budget-friendly smartphones, HMD Global has launched the Nokia 5.4 in Europe at €189 (roughly Rs. 16,900).
13 Dec 2020International Cricket Council (ICC)
The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Sunday, announced the rescheduled qualification pathway to the Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup 2022.
14 Nov 2020Iran
The second-highest leader of the al-Qaeda, who was accused of masterminding the 1998 attacks on United States embassies in Africa, has reportedly been killed.
10 Nov 2020Ram (Random Access Memory)
OPPO has launched an exclusive 'Mo Salah Edition' of the Reno4 in Egypt, thanking the star footballer for being the brand ambassador of the company in the Middle East and Africa Region.
15 Oct 2020Kerala
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) suspects that the most-wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim could be involved in the Kerala gold smuggling case, which has rocked politics in the Southern state for weeks now.
23 Jul 2020Ram (Random Access Memory)
Lenovo has launched its much-awaited gaming smartphone, the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel in China.
26 Jun 2020Ram (Random Access Memory)
Acer has launched the Swift 5 (2020) laptop at its Next@Acer event. The notebook is powered by "next-generation" Intel Core processors along with integrated graphics based on Intel's Xe architecture.
20 Jun 2020Himachal Pradesh
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. launched the antiviral drug favipiravir on Saturday for the treatment of mild to moderate cases of COVID-19.
09 Jun 2020India
In a development that should worry all countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday said the coronavirus situation was worsening globally, though some improvement was witnessed in Europe.
21 May 2020Donald Trump
Healthcare workers in the United Kingdom will begin taking hydroxychloroquine on Thursday as part of a trial to test the drug's efficacy in preventing COVID-19.
12 May 2020International Cricket Council (ICC)
The upcoming ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier has been postponed due to coronavirus pandemic.
23 Apr 2020World Health Organization
As deaths across the globe due to COVID-19 continue unabated, the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday warned that the coronavirus is here to stay.
02 Feb 2020Pakistan News
As swarms of desert locusts continue to wreak havoc in Pakistan, the nation has declared a national emergency to eliminate the pest infestation.
23 Jan 2020International Cricket Council (ICC)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday confirmed the qualification process for the additional ICC World T20 in 2021 to be held in India.
20 Jan 2020HIV
The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, is sad he had to let go of his duties as a senior in Britain's royal family, but apparently he had no other option.
10 Jan 2020International Cricket Council (ICC)
The next edition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup would be held this year, from January 17 to February 9, in South Africa.