Thursday, November 15, 2018

Madagascar names ‘reconciliation’ PM

The president of Madagascar has named a new prime minister. Christian Ntsay - who has been working for the United Nations - was chosen just...

Madagascar PM resigns amid bid to end crisis

Madagascar's Prime Minister Olivier Mahafaly has resigned in an effort to solve a political crisis ahead of elections due later this year. Last month, the...

Madagascar bans prison visits to prevent plague spread

Malagasy authorities on Friday announced a ban on prison visits to prevent the spread of a plague epidemic into the correctional facilities. Health authorities in...

Photos: A Tournament For Single Malagasy Men Looking For Love

It’s hard to find a date in the highlands of Madagascar. For centuries, Betsileo men have hosted “Savika” bull wrestling tournaments to win the...

Madagascar health minister separates siamese twins

In most countries health ministers are seen as bureaucrats more interested in paperwork than medical miracles. Not in Madagascar, where Mamy Lalatiana Andriamanarivo recently picked...

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Will Smith’s Son, Jaden Smith Comes Out As Gay, Dating Tyler The Creator (Video)

Will Smith‘s son Jaden Smith has come out as gay, and disclosed that he and rapper Tyler The Creator are dating. Tyler publicly came...

UN to lift sanctions on Eritrea

Diplomats at the United Nations say they expect the Security Council to vote unanimously later on Wednesday to lift the sanctions against Eritrea. It comes...

SA pink diamond fetches record price

A rare pink diamond has fetched 50.3m Swiss francs ($50m; £38.5m) at auction, a record price per carat. Pink Legacy, weighing in at just under...