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‘Welcome to France’: Plans to Lure More Foreign Students Has a Cost

PARIS France is spearheading a new higher education plan aimed to make it a more attractive destination for foreign students � but also a more expensive one. The move to raise foreign tuition fees has sparked protests, especially when

‘Welcome to France’: Plans to Lure More Foreign Students Has a Cost

PARIS France is spearheading a new higher education plan aimed to make it a more attractive destination for foreign students � but also a more expensive one. The move to raise foreign tuition fees has sparked protests, especially when

American Abducted in Ugandan National Park

Uganda says its security forces are searching for a American tourist and local driver who were abducted at gunpoint late Tuesday in a national park.Ugandan police have identified the American as 35-year-old Kimberly Sue Endecott and her driver as Jean

South Africa: Ministers to meet African ambassadors over violent attacks

PRETORIA, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and Police Minister Bheki Cele will Monday meet with Heads of the Diplomatic Missions in South Africa following reports of attacks on foreign nationals.In a statement, Sisulu exp...

South Africa: Ministers to meet African ambassadors over violent attacks

PRETORIA, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and Police Minister Bheki Cele will Monday meet with Heads of the Diplomatic Missions in South Africa following reports of attacks on foreign nationals.In a statement, Sisulu exp...

Ebola Treatment Center in Congo Reopens After Attack

An Ebola treatment center located at the epicenter of the current outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has resumed operations after it was attacked last month, the country's health ministry said Saturday.The center run by Medecins Sans ...

Algeria Army in Spotlight as North African Nation Faces Popular Uprising

PARIS Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's days seemed numbered Wednesday, as the country's ruling party and top labor union joined cascading calls for the ailing 82-year-old leader to resign.But the biggest catalyst may have come the day before...

Algeria Army in Spotlight as North African Nation Faces Popular Uprising

PARIS Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's days seemed numbered Wednesday, as the country's ruling party and top labor union joined cascading calls for the ailing 82-year-old leader to resign.But the biggest catalyst may have come the day before...