• The ANC is widely expected to return to power although analysts say anything less than 60% of the vote for the party will be seen as a major upset.

    With about 96% of the results in, the ANC has 62% of the vote, followed by the Democratic Alliance with 22%.

    LAST UPDATE : May 09, 2014, 6:51 AM EDT
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    Zimbabwe's president claims he decreased his monthly salary to $4,000 to reflect "hard times."Africa,Politics of Zimbabwe,Robert Mugabe,Zimbabwe,Lara Vergnaud

    Published Date : Apr 22, 2014, 3:22 PM EDT
  • Kenyans walk past the parliament building in Nairobi on September 5, 2013.

    Female MPs stormed out of a late-night parliamentary session in a row over the legalization of polygamy.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 24, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT
  • Some notable examples: the adoption of food bikes like those so prevalent in China, proposed by American John Romankiewicz, and the use of mangroves to address sea level rise and coastal erosion by Poh Poh of Singapore.Africa,Americas,Asia-Pacific,Europe,Middle East,Climate change,Climate CoLab,Global warming,MIT,Lara Vergnaud
    Published Date : Nov 06, 2014, 4:30 PM EST
  • If the initial political jockeying is any indication, a rocky transition is ahead. Africa,Blaise Compaoré,Burkina Faso,Lara Vergnaud
    Published Date : Nov 04, 2014, 12:53 PM EST