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April 4 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Apr 4 2014, 04:04:10

A man dressed in a police uniform shot two female AP journalists in Afghanistan on Friday, killing one and critically wounding the other, police sources said. The attack comes a day before the country votes in presidential elections.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Apr 4 2014, 02:15:27

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 shifted underwater on Friday, with a high-tech US Navy "black box" locator deployed for the first time as the remaining battery life of the plane's cockpit data recorder dwindled.

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April 3 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Apr 3 2014, 21:30:06

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika met with US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday, discussing better security cooperation in the Maghreb region in one of his longest appearances since suffering a stroke a year ago.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Apr 3 2014, 20:44:26

The soldier suspected of shooting dead three people before killing himself at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas on Wednesday was identified as Ivan Lopez, a man battling mental illness when he went on a rampage, the base commander said on Thursday.

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From Zambian Economist Thu Apr 3 2014, 18:52:00

Editor's note : A good editorial in the Daily Nation on an important issue. It is telling though that the Daily Nation believes that it has to quote the World Bank to substantiate a very basic point. It is a shame that 50 years after independence an opinion carries more weight when it is buttressed by foreign organisations and not poor ordinary Zambians. As I have repeatedly said Zambians have to learn to increasingly think for themselves if the country is to move forward. It would have made more sense to quote a Zambian education institution on these issues. Where are the academics?

Apart from all other negative influences that have driven the Kwacha into a free fall is the unmanageable wage award granted to public service workers which has driven the cost of Government beyond acceptable ...

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Apr 3 2014, 13:10:36

Israel has cancelled plans to release Palestinian prisoners and has called for US-sponsored peace talks to be reviewed, an official said Thursday.

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From Enough blogs Thu Apr 3 2014, 13:10:04

A new Enough Project report written by Sasha Lezhnev and John Prendergast analyzes the changing dynamics of Congo's peace process and outlines recommendations for international actors to help build momentum for peace in Congo.

Executive Summary

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Apr 3 2014, 12:51:51

The original scroll on which notorious French writer Marquis de Sade penned "The 120 Days of Sodom", his racy novel about murder, pedophilia and sexual perversion has been returned to France after a prolonged legal dispute.

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From Africa in Transition Thu Apr 3 2014, 12:41:11

Access to Justice, a distinguished Nigerian human rights organization, has released a statement which questions the official explanation for the...

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Apr 3 2014, 11:08:11

Turkey ended its two-week-old ban on Twitter Thursday, a day after the country's Constitutional Court demanded an end to the blocking of the site, an official in Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office said.

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