Mogadishu (HOL) - More than 23,000 secondary school students have sat for the General Secondary Certificate exam in 77 test centres across south and central Somalia on Saturday, according to the Ministry of Education.
Raging floods, which have killed 26 people and forced almost 25,000 from their homesthis month, will exacerbate hunger and poverty among herders who have already lost livestock to the worst drought in five years, charities warned.
Top US and EU officials traded intelligence Wednesday on what they called "serious evolving threats" to airline security as Washington mulls banning carry-on computers on flights from Europe.
New Delhi, May 18 (PTI) The Indian Navy has thwarted a piracy attempt on a Liberian vessel in the Gulf of Aden, in a swift operation involving marine commandos and an armed chopper.
NAIROBI, May 16 (Xinhua) -- The World Food Programme (WFP) on Tuesday welcomed China's five-million-U.S. dollar contribution to support 420,000 refugees living in camps in northern Kenya.