Wasiir ku dooday in Internetka ay kumanaan sano ka hor soo saareen Hindidii xilligaas noolayd ayaa la kulmay jeesjees. Wuxuu tusaale u soo qaatay gabyaa Hindi ah oo la oran jiray Mahabharata si uu doodiisa qiil ugu yeelo, laakin ma uusan helin cid ka qaadata.
Waxaa lagu wadaa in shirkadda bunka ee Starbucks ay xirto ku dhawaad 8,000 oo oo ku yaalla dalka Maraykanka bisha soo socota si ay shaqaalaheeda u siiso tababar ku aaddan fuquuqa. Ujeedada ayaa ah inay shirkadda ka hortagto in dhacdooyinka fuquuqa aysan ka dhicin makhaayadahooda.
Musuqmaasuq, cadaalad darro iyo nin jeclaysi ayaa loo arkay in ay la hareen quwaynta dhallinyarada Kenya, sida lagu xusay warbixin ay soo saartay British council. Warbixinta ayaa lagu sheegay in 10kii dhallinyaro ah 4 ka mid ah ay doonayaan inay dalka iskaga tagaan, iyagoo doonaya inay helaan fursado wanaagsan.
Markii ugu horreysay muddo laga joogo 10 sano ayaa kiisaska duumada waxay yihiin kuwo aan hoos u dhacayn, taasoo dhalisay cabsi laga qabo in uu dib u soo noqdo cudurkan laayaanka ah. Waxaa 2016kii khatar ugu jiray cudurka duumada kala bar dadka ku nool adduunka.
Warbaahinta dalka Mareykanka ayaa baahisay in agaasimaha CIA Mike Pompeo uu si qarsoodi ah uu u booqday Kuuriyada Waqooyi horraantii sanadkan islamarkana uu kulan toos ah la yeeshay hogaamiyaha Kuuriyada Waqooyi m Jong Un.
Xukuumadda Suuriya ayaa sheegtay in kooxdii ka socotay hay'ada caalamiga ah ee ka hortaga hubka Kimikada ah ay howshooda ka bilaabeen magaalada Douma -oo ah goob la sheegay in weerar Kimiko ah uu ka dhacay.
Maxkamad ku taal gobolka California ee dalka Mareykanka ayaa sheegtay in loo baahan yahay in dacwad wadareed laga keeno shirkadda Facebook ka dib markii ay isticmaashay tiknolojiyadda lagu aqoonsado wajiga qofka.
This week, as part the UK’s Presidency of the G8, Foreign Ministers will meet to discuss the need to encourage the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) to re-engage in Somalia. The G8 countries are some of the largest shareholders in both the World Bank and the IMF. As a result, the UK is using its Presidency […]
Last Thursday, the Federal Government of Somalia, together with the UK, hosted the latest meeting with a number of key international partners in Mogadishu. The location was significant. This was the first time such a meeting had been held in Mogadishu since the Federal Government came to power last year. It was a real demonstration […]
International Women’s Day is a global opportunity to celebrate and promote the rights of women. It is a chance for all of us, men and women, to unite under a single, common aim – gender equality. This is particularly pertinent in Somalia. Everyone in Somalia has suffered from decades of often unrelenting conflict. But Somalia’s […]
In the lead up to International Women’s Day on Friday, we are featuring the stories of women who work for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as guest posts across the FCO bloggers’ network. Jane Stevens and Tracey McLelland are a successful job sharing duo who are part of the communications team working on the upcoming […]
A year ago, few predicted that Somalia would see such significant changes; yet 2012 saw some real progress in Somalia – including the end of the Transition; a new Parliament (with a significant number of new MPs); the election of a new, reform-minded Speaker and President and a desire for a different type of politics. […]
Earlier this year, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague MP, announced a new initiative to prevent sexual violence against women. It aims to strengthen international efforts and coordination to prevent and respond to sexual violence, to erode the existing culture of impunity, to increase the number of perpetrators brought to justice and to support stat […]
So the final piece of the post-Transition jigsaw has finally fallen into place. Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon’s 10-person Council of Minister is now approved – overwhelmingly – by Parliament and with it, the final act of a two-month process to find Somalia’s new leaders. Put before Parliament last week, their near-unanimous approval of the […] […]
Yesterday, Somalia marked a major milestone in its recent history. After two decades of civil war, and a year after the Roadmap was agreed, the Transitional Period finally concluded with the election by MPs of new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud. This was the first such election inside Somalia for many years and came just weeks after […]
On Monday, Somalia marked a significant milestone in its history. Twenty years after the country fell into conflict, a new Federal Parliament was inaugurated – paving the way to end the Transition in the next few days, and opening the first legislature to be formed inside Somalia since 1991. This is a huge achievement, both for the […]
The following is a guest blog by Fionna Gibb, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Office for Somalia. As Ambassador Matt Baugh is on leave, last Friday I had the pleasure of hosting the British Office for Somalia’s reception in Mogadishu to celebrate the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics. As the sun set […]
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Tababare Jose Mourinho ayaa diiday cambaareynta kulul ee Paul Scholes uu u jeediyey Paul Pogba, isaga oo ku adkeystay in xiddiga reer France uu hab cayaareed wanaagsan soo bandhigay kulankii ay xalay 2-0 kaga adkaadeen Bournemouth. Pogba ayaa baasay goolkii uu dhaliyey Lukaku, xilli United ay 2-0 kaga adkaatay Bournemouth, ayada oo Smalling uu dhaliyey goolk […]
Xeer-beegti ku sugan magaalada Garden City, gobolka Kansas ee dalka Maraykanka ayaa Arbacadii shalay dambi ku helay 3 nin oo caddaan ah oo doonayey inay qarxiyaan guri iyo masjid ay leeyihiin dad Soomaali ah oo gobolkaas deggan.
Mid ka mid ah saraakiisha booliiska Soomaalida ee gobolka Minnesota ayaa loo dallacsiiyey darajada Saajin, iyada oo dalacsiintan ay imanayso xilli dambiyo lagu soo oogay mid ka mida ah saraakiishaas booliiska Soomaalida ah
Wararka ka imanaya gobolka Shabeellaha Dhexe ayaa sheegaya in maleeshiyada ururka al-Shabab ay weerar kedis ah ku qaadeen baabuur ay wateen ciidamada milatariga ee dawladda Soomaaliya tuulo u dhow degmada Balcad oo lagu magacaabo Il-Baq.
Barbara Bush, haweenaydii hore ee Maryakanka George Bushkii weynaa ayaa habeenkii xalay ahaa geeriyootay, iyada oo 92 jir ah, waxayna ka tagtey odeygeeda oo isaguba aad u xanuunsan, 5 caruur ah oo ay dhaleen, xaasaskooda iyo caruurta ay sii dhaleen.
Xulka Qaranka Soomaaliya ee da'diisu ka yartahay 17-ka sano ayaa rajo weyn ka qaba in marki ugu horreysay uu gaaro semi-finalka ciyaaraha bariga iyo bartamaha Africa, kadib marki ay shalay ciyaar ay la dheeleen xulka tartankani martigelinayo ee Burundi ay ku dhamaatay barbarro 0-0 ah.
Qaar ka mid ah warbaahinta Mareykanka ayaa ku warramay in agaasimaha Hey’adda Sirdoonka Gudaha Mareykanka ee CIA Mike Pompeo uu tagay magaalada Pyongyang halkaas oo la sheegay inuu wadahadallo qarsoodi ah kula yeeshay hogaamiyaha Kuuriyada Waqooyi Kim Jong-un.
Ciidamada Maraykanka ee saldhigga milatari ku leh Lemonnier, dalka Jabuuti, ayaa dhawaan ku so bandhigey xarunta rugta ganacsiga iyo warshaddaha ee Jabuuti noocyada shaqo ee ay uga baahan yihiin shirkadaha Jabuuti iyo guud ahaan qaabka ay u bixiyaan qandaraasyada shaqo.
Madaxweynaha Puntland Cabdiwali Maxamed Cali Gaas ayaa sheegey in dowlada Imaaraadka Carabta ay howlo muhiim ah ka wadaan deegaanada Puntland kuwaasoo ay adag tahay in ay shacabka iyo maamulkiisuba ka maarmo, isagoo soo dhaweeyey in wixii ismaandhaaf ah lagu xaliyo wadahadal.
Cayaartoyda kooxda Manchester United ee aan si wanaagsan u dheelin cayaartii ay guuldaradda kala kulmeen kooxda West Brom ayaa keydka la gelin doonaa kulanka sabtida ee ay kaga horjeedaan Tottenham, kaasi oo ah afar dhammaadka koobka FA, sida uu sheegay macallin Mourinho. Manchester United ayaa waxaa 1-0 garoonkeeda Old Trafford kaga adkaatay kooxda West Bro […]
Dawladda Soomaaliya ayaa sheegtay inay wadahadal la waddo dawladda Imaaraadka Carabta ku saabsan dhacdadii dhowaan ka dhacday garoonka diyaaradaha ee Muqdisho ee lagula wareegay lacag dhan 9 milyan iyo 600 kun oo ay dalkakeentay diyaarad u kiraysnayd imaaraadka Carabta.
North Korea has expressed its desire for “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula and is not seeking conditions such as U.S. troops withdrawing from the South first, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday. Moon said big-picture agreements about normalization of relations between the two Koreas and the United States should not be difficul […]
After 16 years of steady decline, malaria cases are on the rise again globally, and experts warn that unless efforts to tackle the disease are stepped up, the gains could be lost. Henry Ridgwell reports from a malaria summit Wednesday in London, where delegates called for a boost in funding for global anti-malarial programs.
President Lenin Moreno said Wednesday that he is suspending Ecuador’s role as a mediator in peace talks between the Colombian government and that nation’s last major rebel army. The decision appeared to have caught off guard Colombia’s government, which initially denied having been informed of the decision and then scrambled to play down its significance, sa […]
California reached an agreement with the federal government that the state’s National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers, Gov. Jerry Brown said. The announcement comes after a week of uncertainty in which President Donald Trump bashed the governor’s insistence that troops avoid im […]
An earthquake of at least magnitude 5.5 struck in southern Iran near the country’s sole nuclear power plant Thursday morning, shaking Bahrain and other areas around the Persian Gulf. There was no immediate report of damage or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 0634 GMT about 100 kilometers (60 miles) east of Bushehr. That’s home t […]
Advocates of free speech recently honored about a dozen U.S. journalists who uncovered widespread sexual misconduct in politics, sports and movies, as well as a pair of Olympians who used their fame in a controversial bid to bring injustices to light half a century ago. In 1968, U.S. Olympians John Carlos and Tommie Smith bowed their heads and raised their f […]
For the first time in nearly 60 years, a Castro will not lead Cuba. This will happen after the country's National Assembly approves First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel to replace President Raul Castro This was a long-planned transition, but is unlikely to bring much immediate change to the Communist-ruled country, as VOA's Bill Gallo reports.
From the anticipated U.S.-North Korea summit to concerns of a trade war with China and others, the United States faces several foreign policy challenges with a White House national security team in transition. On this week's edition of "Plugged In with Greta Van Susteren," several experts, including retired Admiral Michael Mullen, former chair […]
CIA Director Mike Pompeo's secret trip to North Korea puts him back in the spotlight as a close, trusted emissary and confidante of President Donald Trump, and the man chosen to lead preparations for a planned summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. VOA's Diplomatic Correspondent Cindy Saine takes a look at the top U.S. "spy […]
U.S. President Donald Trump says the much anticipated U.S.-North Korean summit will only take place if it promises to be successful. He discussed denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula with visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a meeting Wednesday in Florida. Abe urged the United States to maintain a tough stance on North Korea and insist on compl […]
A former U.S. Army sniper and two other ex-American soldiers were convicted Wednesday in the contract killing of a real estate agent in the Philippines for an international crime boss who thought the woman had cheated him on a land deal. Joseph Hunter, a onetime sergeant from Kentucky with a Special Forces background, Adam Samia and Carl David Stillwell were […]
Millions of residents in Puerto Rico are trying to adapt to what they are calling “the new normal,” as the second islandwide blackout in a week left more than 1.3 million customers without electricity and reliable communications Wednesday. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, or PREPA, tweeted about the islandwide power outage just before 10 a.m. It could t […]
U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window. The Federal Aviation Administration’s announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine’s manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and […]
A U.N. council’s decision to accredit an organization highlighting Iran’s alleged human rights violations has drawn rare praise from one of the most prominent U.N. critics in the global rights community. In a Wednesday phone interview with VOA Persian, Hillel Neuer, executive director of the Geneva-based group UN Watch, welcomed the United Nations’ accredita […]
Despite frequent assurances that they continue to enjoy a warm friendship, U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over two days of talks apparently failed to bridge significant differences on major trade issues. Trump declared his discussions with Abe “extremely productive,” but few details of success emerged during their joint n […]
A bitterly divided House panel Wednesday approved new work and job training requirements for food stamps as part of a five-year renewal of federal farm and nutrition policy. The GOP-run Agriculture Committee approved the measure strictly along party lines after a contentious, five-hour hearing in which Democrats blasted the legislation, charging it would tos […]
Iran’s decision to start curtailing usage of a popular foreign instant messaging app has prompted Iranian fans of the service to say they will defy government efforts to push them into using domestic apps. Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s office said Wednesday he has stopped using the Telegram app, citing his desire to protect national securit […]
A fifth defendant pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday for his part in a brutal multistate dog-fighting ring. Mario Atkinson of New Jersey will spend two years in prison and was fined $1,000. He admitted fighting his dog in Virginia and dumping the dead animal in the garbage after the fight. Federal agents seized 18 pit bull-type dogs from Atkinson in 2 […]
New York’s attorney general says an unintended loophole in state law could allow criminal defendants pardoned by President Donald Trump to argue that they can’t be charged at the state level. Democrat Eric Schneiderman wrote to state legislators Wednesday urging them to clarify the law to eliminate the possibility. He says a well-intentioned state double jeo […]
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Wednesday that her relationship with President Donald Trump was “perfect” and that he did not need to be worried about Haley and Vice President Mike Pence running against him in 2020. Her comments come amid unusual public friction between Haley, a former South Carolina governor who is known for her blunt […]
SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
Aljazeera.comWhat's triggering tension between Somalia and the UAE? - Al JazeeraAljazeera.comThe United Arab Emirates is ending a military training programme in Somalia and closing a hospital it ran in Mogadishu.What the Gulf Crisis Means for SomaliaInternational Policy DigestQatar crisis washes up on Somalia's shoresThe NationalUAE stops training […]
BloombergAl-Qaeda Raids in Somalia Scuttle Africa's Plan to Withdraw ...BloombergAfrican troops battling an al-Qaeda affiliate in Somalia for the past decade stand little chance of withdrawing by their deadline in two years as the government remains fragile and a spike in militant violence has drawn in U.S. forces.altro »
Equal TimesThe ILO should investigate persecution of trade unions in Somalia, union leader saysEqual TimesThe head of Somalia's national journalists union NUSOJ says the International Labour Organization (ILO) should launch its own commission of inquiry into violence and intimidation against union officials in the country, because he doubts the governme […]
Capital FM KenyaPolice hunt for Shabaab agents smuggling radicalised youth to SomaliaCapital FM KenyaBy JEREMIAH WAKAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – The National Police Service (NPS) is pursuing local Al-Shabaab contacts who aided three Kenyans to sneak to Somalia with the aim of joining the terror group. NPS Director for Corporate Communications ...REVEALED: I […]
The Star, KenyaThree Kenyans sneak into Somalia to join Al Shabaab – PoliceThe Star, KenyaThree Kenyans have sneaked into Somalia to join the al Shabaab, police have said. They are; Mohamed Abdalla Asman alias Papa or Raymond, Hamis Hemed alias Baloteli and Ali Ahmed Ali. Director of communications Charles Wahong'o said Abdalla hails from ...Alarm after […]
Daily NationKenya plot for Somalia with eye on semis berthDaily NationKenya have set sights on nailing a semi-final slot in the ongoing Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (Cecafa) Under-17 Championship in Burundi. The junior Harambee Stars were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw by Ethiopia in a Group ...altro »
VanguardArmy kills several Al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia ...VanguardOfficials said on Wednesday that several al-Shabab militants were killed and others injured after heavy fighting between the Somali National Army (SNA), backed by African Union forces, and the militants in Qoqani location in Lower Jubba region southern ...altro »
Ugandans troops in Somalia lauded for years of sacrificeNTV UgandaA contingent of Ugandan soldiers who have completed their tour of duty, has been honored by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for distinguished service. This was at a medal awards' ceremony held in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. The soldiers ...altro »
The Peninsula QatarQatar hands over 30 buses, two cranes to Somalia - The Peninsula ...The Peninsula QatarThe Ambassador of Qatar to Somalia Hassan Hamza Asad Hashim handed over the aid from Qatar to the Somali Government.Qatar donates 30 buses, two cranes to Somalia - Gulf TimesGulf Timestutte le notizie (2) »
Aljazeera.comSomalia-UAE tensions escalate after plane stopped in PuntlandAljazeera.comLast week, the Somali government had seized almost $10m in sealed bags from a UAE Royal Jet at Mogadishu International Airport. These incidents reflect the frosty relations between Mogadishu and Abu Dhabi since June last year when Mogadishu resisted ...Somaliland poet jail […]
South Korea’s president says Pyongyang has not attached any conditions such as US troop withdrawalNorth Korea has expressed a desire for the “complete denuclearisation” of the Korean peninsula without attaching preconditions such as the withdrawal of US troops, the South Korean president has said.The statement, unconfirmed by North Korea, comes before a summ […]
Turkey’s president is unlikely to lose an election that will make him more powerful than AtatürkRecep Tayyip Erdoğan is one of a crop of present-day political leaders who value the respectability an ostensibly democratic election confers but don’t want to risk actually losing the vote. In this respect, Turkey’s president is no different from Russia’s Vladimi […]
Eight-year study finds pioneer of paediatrics assisted in Third Reich’s ‘euthanasia’ programmeThe Austrian doctor after whom Asperger syndrome is named was an active participant in the Nazi regime, assisting in the Third Reich’s so called euthanasia programme and supporting the concept of racial hygiene by deeming certain children unworthy to live, according […]
Along the narrow alleys of one of India’s largest bullion markets, men and women scrape a living scouring the dust and even the drains for specks of the precious metal When most of Mumbai is fast asleep at 5am each day, 41-year-old Tanu Behre sets out on her hunt.Armed with a little handbrush, she walks the narrow alleys of Zaveri bazaar, one of India’s larg […]
Directive requires ultrasonic inspection of fan blades on CFM56-7B engines that accrued certain number of flightsThe US Federal Aviation Administration has ordered the inspection of 220 jet engines after investigators said a broken fan blade touched off an engine explosion on a Southwest Airlines flight, shattering a window and killing a passenger. The order […]
Celino Villanueva Jaramillo, thought to have been born in 1896, died in hospital after puncturing his lung falling out of bedA Chilean man believed to be the world’s oldest person has died in hospital at the age of 121. Celino Villanueva Jaramillo, whom the Guardian met and interviewed last year, passed away on Wednesday in the southern Chilean town of San J […]
Experts fear only three of South Selkirk herd, which moves from Canada into Idaho and Washington, survived winter – all femaleThe last remaining herd of caribou to roam the contiguous United States is believed to be on the brink of disappearing, after an aerial count suggested that only three members survived the winter – all of them female.The South Selkirk […]
Malta police chief urged to pursue those ‘with a motivation for silencing’ journalistPoliticians across Europe have demanded that Malta’s chief of police broaden the investigation into the killing of Daphne Caruana Galizia so that it pursues more aggressively those “with a motivation for silencing” the anti-corruption journalist.Their intervention comes foll […]
Juliette Garside, Stephanie Kirchgaessner, Daniel Boffey and Jennifer Rankin in Brussels
Philippine president tells soldiers he had Sister Patricia Fox, 71, detained after she insulted him • Sign up to receive the top stories every morningThe president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, has said that he personally ordered the detention of an Australian Catholic nun, warning that any foreign critics of his government face deportation.Sister Pat […]
OPCW chief says UN team came under small-arms fire and an explosive was detonatedA UN security team doing reconnaissance at the site of an attack in the Syrian town of Douma has come under gunfire, the head of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has said, further delaying the arrival of chemical weapons inspectors.The OPCW director gener […]
Cubans view shift with indifference, not hope, as current vice-president Miguel Díaz-Canel is expected to replace Raúl CastroWhen Cuba’s president stands down this week, it will mark the first time in nearly six decades that the island will be led by somebody whose last name is not Castro. Continue reading...
Tweet contradicts interview given immediately after dismissalTrump had previously said Comey was fired over ‘this Russia thing’Donald Trump said the former FBI director James Comey was not fired because of the Russia investigation in a tweet early on Wednesday, in a direct contradiction of statements he had made previously. Related: James Comey has issued a […]
CIA director travelled to North Korea for clandestine meeting with Kim to lay groundwork for direct talks with Donald TrumpMike Pompeo, the director of the CIA, had a secret meeting with Kim Jong-un in North Korea over Easter as part of an effort to lay the groundwork for direct talks between Donald Trump and Kim.The US president confirmed the meeting early […]
‘Bicycle Day’ on 19 April is the 75th anniversary of the day Albert Hofmann accidentally discovered LSD, changing his perceptions – and the city’s futureSeventy-five years ago, the Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann experienced the world’s first full-blown LSD trip on his way home from his lab in Basel. Hofmann had been researching the ergot fungus, hoping to deve […]
For decades, Haifa has been Israel’s model of what a ‘mixed’ Jewish-Arab city could be. But as the country’s 70th anniversary nears, the strain is showingBen-Gurion Boulevard climbs from the bustling port on Haifa’s Mediterranean shore up Mount Carmel towards the famous Bahai shrine, its gleaming golden dome surrounded by lush terraced gardens. On the south […]
Perth, Darwin, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Canberra and Sydney have Instagram presences as distinct as their charactersSee the whole Australian cities week series hereAustralia is one of the most urbanised countries in the world, with a full 40% of its population living in either Melbourne or Sydney: large, sprawling, coastal cities with very diff […]
From Melbourne’s overcrowding issues to Adelaide’s gutsy success story, here’s what you said about the state of Australia’s cities“Growth is the conversation Melburnians are having – or want to have,” wrote Gay Alcorn in her feature on the city’s uncertain future, which launched Guardian Cities’ Australian cities week. Melburnians went on to prove her right. […]
Jair Bolsonaro has openly cheered dictatorship and publicly insulted women. Now he’s deploying Trump-like tactics in his race for the presidencyJair Bolsonaro’s disciples had packed the arrivals hall of this far-flung Amazonian airport, united by their contempt for the left and an unbreakable determination to score a selfie with the man they call “the Myth”. […]
Man and woman arrested and neighbours evacuated after incident in ClevedonA 90-year-old woman has been killed after a van smashed into her house in Somerset shortly after leaving a pub.Police said they had arrested a 34-year-old woman and 33-year-old man on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and they remain in police custody. Continue reading...