A Boat Packed with 700 Migrants Capsized in Mediterranean, Hundreds Feared Dead

Hundreds feared drowned off Libya after fishing boat capsizes – (photo file) (Reuters) : A boat packed with up to 700 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya... Read more »

DV-2014 DV Lottery : Green card lottery entrant status check begins May 1, 2013

Starting Wednesday May 1, entrants from the 2014 diversity visa (green card) lottery can check on-line at the U.S. State Department’s “Electronic Diversity Visa” Entrant Status Check (ESC) web site to see... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliner Planes

Ethiopian Airlines decided to ground all Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes for precaution after  multiple incidents occurred with  Japan Airlines and a directive issued by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on the... Read more »

Boeing 787s Grounded by Two Japanese Airlines After Emergency Landing ( VIDEO)

Japan’s two leading airlines grounded their fleets of the Boeing 787 on Wednesday after one of the passenger jets made an emergency landing, an incident that follows a slew of problems in recent... Read more »

Last stage of Ethiopian Immigration to Israel set to begin

JERUSALEM –  A charter flight of some 240 Ethiopian Jews that landed in Israel was described by the Israeli government as the launch of the final stage of mass immigration from Ethiopia.... Read more »
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Ethiopian girl was abused, tortured before her death: Documents

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Documents released Wednesday to KOMO News from Child Protective Services paint a disturbing picture of torture and starvation that led to the death of a 13-year-old girl. Hana Williams... Read more »
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Ethiopian Athletics Team at London Olympics 2012

By Sabrina Yohannes London (TADIAS) – The 2012 London Olympic Games are officially open as of the declaration during the July 28 opening ceremony, but the bulk of Ethiopia’s star athletics team will... Read more »

Ethiopia: Colours of the Nile Film Festival Announces Call for Entries‏

New York (TADIAS) – Africa’s newest film fest, the Colours of the Nile International Film Festival (CNIFF), announced its call for entries, open now through the submission deadline ending in late August.... Read more »

73 Ethiopians voluntarily returning from Norway

Over 70 Ethiopians have elected to leave Norway voluntarily under the government’s recent repatriation agreement. According to the Directorate of Immigration (UDI), 73 applied during the so-called ‘voluntary’ period between the end... Read more »
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Haile Gebrselassie takes another strong 10k victory for the 5th time in Manchester

Manchester, UK – Looking almost as strong as in his best years Haile Gebrselassie demolished a top class field in the Bupa Great Manchester Run on Sunday. The great Ethiopian won the... Read more »