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  • Worlds collide! Hacking telenovelas to promote family planning in Africa

    Kampala, Uganda Cultural 31 Dec 2019

    The success of telenovelas in Sub-Saharan Africa is well noted. When one scrappy NGO wanted to make its own telenovela to show strong women and promote contraception, it found that it was too expensive. So they turned the model on its head! Rather than film their own telenovela, they acquired the... Read more

  • Choosing your own future through cell phones around the world

    Kampala, Uganda Technology 31 Dec 2019

    Rachael Kabeene, who lives in Kansanga in Uganda’s capital Kampala, has about 200,000 Ugandan shillings ($78) left after paying the school fees. After her neighbor passes away, she wants to buy the land from his children. But it costs one million shillings ($390), and Kabeene still wants to purchase... Read more

  • You considering hiring a Journalist?

    Harare, Zimbabwe Business, Breaking News 31 Dec 2019

    I am an ethical Journalist and a prolific writer with more than 10 years of experience in creative writing industry, writing in print and online media. The best description of my work is 'prolific writer,' I write, edit, proof-read but it all stems from my writing abilities. As a columnist I had... Read more

  • Hong Kong is on a brink of "civil war"

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong Politics, Current Affairs, Investigative Reporting, Breaking News 31 Dec 2019

    As the political tensions are escalating in Hong Kong, there is no sign of relief and the latest citywide general strike brings normal life to a standstill in the city which is seemingly on a brink of "civil war" after a black-clad man being shoot at point-blank range by a police officer without... Read more

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    Loan waiver scam of Indian state Chhattisgarh

    Raipur, India Investigative Reporting 31 Dec 2019

    Vandana Agrawal Raipur 80 percent of the population of Central India is dependent on agriculture. But the farmers of Chhattisgarh state of central India are worried. The new government of the state had announced the loan waiver of these farmers in 24 hours. But even today farmers are wandering... Read more

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    BREAKING NEWS IN RWANDA

    Kigali, Rwanda Current Affairs 31 Dec 2019

    Am available to Radio and Television organisations in need of content in Rwanda, if you send a reporter am also available to help in scouting.. Read more

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    Filmmaker, 360 Filmmaker and Breaking News

    Lisbon, Portugal Natural Disasters, Film & Theatre, Sports, Investigative Reporting, Research, Social, Training, Breaking News 31 Mar 2020

    I am a freelance Filmmaker and 360 Filmmaker based in German andPortugal. I am available to cover breaking news and to produce theme based short documentaries and news package and 360 production. Read more

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    UK's first spaceport planned in sleepy north coast of Scotland village

    Tongue, United Kingdom Business, Current Affairs, Technology, Science & Environment 31 May 2020

    In August 2018, the UK government announced that they had selected a site near Tongue, Sutherland, Scotland, UK to be the site of the UK's first spaceport. For the crofters (farmers) of nearby Melness, who jointly own the site, it's 'Rockets Galore' - as the spaceport will turn a sleepy north coast... Read more

  • A Billion Reasons To Believe In Pan Africanism .

    Harare, Zimbabwe Business, Finance, Politics, Current Affairs, Arts & Books, Research, Social, Cultural, Breaking News 01 Jun 2020

    Pan-Africanism is a worldwide intellectual movement that aims to encourage and strengthen bonds of solidarity between all people of African descent. ... At its core Pan-Africanism is "a belief that African peoples, both on the continent and in the diaspora, share not merely a common history, but a... Read more

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    What the World Kneads Now: The International Diploma in German Bread Baking

    München, Germany Food & Drink 30 Jun 2020

    Imagine the springy warmth of a yeast dough, steaming-fresh from the oven, or the crunchy crust of a whole-wheat sour-dough bread bristling with toasted sunflower seeds, or the delicate, buttery flakes of a fine puff-pastry twist. Or an enormous pretzel worthy of the Oktoberfest, studded with salt... Read more

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    Scarified for the Kalash tribes, lost sons of Alexander the great.

    Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan Natural Disasters 01 Jul 2020

    Scarified for the Kalash tribes, lost sons of Alexander the great. Kalash tribes are known as lost sons of Alexander, famous for the unique culture and... Read more

  • BREAKING NEWS / REPORTS - SPAIN

    Madrid, Spain Politics, Current Affairs, Natural Disasters, Investigative Reporting, Social, Breaking News, Travel 01 Jul 2020

    I am available as a photographer and camera man, to report about the latest breaking news about Spanish affairs. English and Spanish. I am also available as a fixer. Read more

  • Early marriages in western kenya

    Nairobi, Kenya Cultural 01 Sep 2020

    Early Marriages in Rural Kenya and Informal Settings For a long period in my life, I struggled to understand why my parents never wanted my family to stay in our ancestral home except on vacations. My six siblings and I felt overly important each fortnight of the family vacation. We were the... Read more

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    Munich Confronts its Nazi Past at the National Socialist Documentation Center

    München, Germany Cultural 30 Sep 2020

    The Braunes Haus, the building that housed Nazi party headquarters in Munich from 1930 to 1945, in fact no longer exists; it was destroyed by Allied forces after the war. But precisely at the site where it once stood, the National Socialist Documentation Center represents Munich's final coming to... Read more

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    Strolling Through History: A Walking Tour to Remember Munich's Nazi Past

    München, Germany Cultural 30 Sep 2020

    The name of Munich's most successful walking-tours company, "Stattreisen" is a play on German words that mean something most closely translatable as "alternative trips". The message is clear: on a "Stattreisen" walking tour you will experience the Bavarian capital in unusual ways, with... Read more

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    "Blindgänger" (Unexploded Bombs in Germany) - Blasts from the Past

    München, Germany Cultural 30 Sep 2020

    For countless reasons, World War II is present in the German psyche and memory for many people in the general population on almost a daily basis. Cities like Berlin and Dresden, for example, still have eerily empty spaces in the middle of town, where it is obvious that some edifice once stood there... Read more

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    Poor Infrastructures in Our Basic Schools

    Ayensuano,Ghana Social 30 Dec 2020

    The Yaw Donkor D/A Basic school in Yaw Donkokrom within bepoase, an electoral area in Ayensuano district has a population of 160 pupils with a three unit classroom block. The three unit classroom is shared among the primary and junior high level creating unconducive environment for teaching and... Read more

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    People and School children Get Stranded due to Absence of a Footbridge on the River

    Ayensuano,Ghana Social 30 Dec 2020

    People of Agyei Krom suffers to reach other communities as the log serving as a footbridge on the Ayensu River can cause a havoc if not rehabilitated.The only route to the communities educational facility hence when it rains,pupils have to either swim through the river or stays at home for... Read more

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    Germany's Stagecoach Inns

    Munich, Germany Food & Drink 31 Dec 2020

    The easiest way to find an excellent and atmospheric restaurant in Germany is to look for the main church in old town and village squares. Next to the church you will often find a large old building bearing the name "Gasthof zur Post." After the fifteenth-century founding of postal routes along the... Read more

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    Cloth fit for a King

    Bavaria, Germany Cultural 31 Dec 2020

    Volker Illimann was born into a family of textile manufacturers and is one of Europe's leading experts on historical fabrics. His expertise has made cloth reconstruction possible for exquisite furniture in many castles and palaces in Germany: in Potsdam, Würzburg, Munich... Not only does he know... Read more

  • world music, a vector of tolerance

    Olargues, France Music 31 Dec 2020

    The world music is a vector of encounter between the peoples. Many festivals in France and northern Africa present talented artists of the world. Music is a weapon against intolerance, racism and extremism. I present these artists in my video packages and extracts of their performance. Read more

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    All Around the Chiemsee: The Bavarian Sea (travel story, Germany)

    München, Germany Cultural 31 Dec 2020

    Article proposal: All Around the Chiemsee: the Bavarian Sea (An article could be about the Chiemsee (Chiem Lake) as a whole, or about only one aspect of it or particular site, as you prefer.) The Chiemsee is Germany’s third largest lake with over 60 kilometers of shoreline and is located less... Read more

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    Home, home on the Alm (about cowherds in the Alps)

    München, Germany Cultural 31 Dec 2020

    Home, home on the Alm (Article idea - cultural/travel story) I’d love to write an article about the traditional job of Senner or a Sennerin, that is a person who spends several summer months (usually from May to September) living in a hut and taking care of cows at an Alm, a pasture in the Alps.... Read more

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    Avaliable for riots in South America, Brics in Brasilia and oil spil on the brasilian cost

    Brasília, Brazil Breaking News 19 Oct 2021

    Cameraman, drone, Ronin, underwater Avaliable in brasilia. Wathsaap +5561999881827 Ivan@illuminatifilmes.com Read more

  • Ray Youssef’s Exceptional Plan for Kenya

    Nairobi, Kenya Business 31 Jan 2022

    While most people shun away from discussing the reality of cryptocurrency economies, it is true that the world is heading towards a completely cashless economy. To ensure that people trade carefully, legally, and in a secure environment, Paxful provides a peer-to-peer platform in which crypto... Read more

  • East African Young Agripreneurs Empowered in Short Food Supply Systems, Sustainable Organic Vegetable Farming, and ICT

    Mbale, Uganda Business, Current Affairs, Technology, Science & Environment, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Training 21 Apr 2022

    Early morning of Thursday, 28th March 2019, the 4th day of the East African Youth in Agriculture Workshop. Mbale town is peacefully quiet, save for some classic soul rhythms orchestrated by a couple of Ruppell's long-tailed starlings nesting on a tree near my room's balcony. Doors open and shut,... Read more

  • The Truth that eludes Africa freedom

    Harare, Zimbabwe Business, Politics, Current Affairs, Cultural 28 Apr 2022

    Africa once dubbed the black continent continues unabated its trend of not satisfying needs and aspirations of its especially the youths and it's underdeveloped citizens . The current nature of global conflict and the array of threats confronting African Nations require now solutions and pooling of... Read more

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    Islamabad, Pakistan Social 22 Apr 2024

    I am working as a freelance reporter and writer for eminent English newspapers of Pakistan. I can report and write on vide array of social issues in pakistan Read more

  • Fighting Climate Change Through Community Activism

    Nairobi, Kenya Science & Environment 12 Apr 2025

    There are no free resources in the world, and time isn’t excluded in this fact. Time seems to be running out for young people across the world to act and it’s proving to be costly. Using basic mathematics, whenever the time factor changes, other parameters change as well. For example, it is... Read more

  • African Youth Declaration on Nature, Why a New Approach is Needed for its Success

    Nairobi, Kenya Current Affairs, Science & Environment 01 Jun 2028

    The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) youth conference brought together over fifty young passionate conservationists and practitioners at the African Wildlife Foundation(AWF) offices in Nairobi from 22nd to 24th May 2019. The main objective of the conference dubbed Youth for Nature, One by One until Nature... Read more

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