Book Review: A legend’s life & tragic death revealed

Wednesday 25th of May 2016 10:34:15 AM  |  Addis Standard

A New Book peeks into the life, works and mysterious disappearance of Ethiopia’s beloved author Baälu Girma, reveals a shocking secrete Kalkidan Yibeltal Towards the beginning of Endalegeta Kebede…


Exclusive: “I told [your Prime Minister] that a real leadership doesn’t depend on repression” Gianni Pittella

Wednesday 25th of May 2016 09:19:53 AM  |  Addis Standard

On March 30 – April 1, a group of three EU parliamentarians from the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D), the second largest grouping within the European Parliament after the…


Opinion – Who is in control in Ethiopia?

Monday 23rd of May 2016 12:19:38 PM  |  Addis Standard

By Leenco Lata Who is presently in control in Ethiopia? This is a strange question coming from a person who never minces his words when criticizing the EPRDF for installing an authoritarian order in E…


People killed by police in Addis Abeba at Bole Sub city

Thursday 19th of May 2016 12:09:59 PM  |  Addis Standard

The Addis Abeba city administration, backed by police, has reportedly clashed with residents in Woreda 12 of Bole Sub city it deems “illegitimate settlers” causing the deaths of mult…


Obituary: Admasu Berhanu – The loss of an icon

Monday 16th of May 2016 07:32:54 AM  |  Addis Standard

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The US announces nearly $128m in additional humanitarian aid to Ethiopia

Friday 13th of May 2016 11:40:44 AM  |  Addis Standard

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today nearly $128 million in additional humanitarian assistance to help the people of Ethiopia face the impacts of the worst dr…


Ethiopia: The dawn of another ‘structural opening’

Wednesday 11th of May 2016 06:20:38 AM  |  Addis Standard

Ezekiel Gebissa, Special to Addis Standard Since the creation of the modern Ethiopian state a little more than a century ago, the polity has failed to achieve three objectives: peaceful political tra…


Rush for the exits: Why is Ethiopia’s capital flight accelerating?

Monday 9th of May 2016 08:20:11 AM  |  Addis Standard

Economic Commentary  By J. Bonsa (PhD), Special to Addis Standard A substantial sum of money has been illegally flowing out of Ethiopia during the last decade. What is even more worrying is not j…


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Thursday 5th of May 2016 01:57:08 PM  |  Addis Standard

Font Size » Large | Small   PART ONE EIDTORIAL DIVISION Addis Standard is a monthly English private magazine published and distributed by JAKENN Publishing P.L.C. It is registered with the Ministry…


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Thursday 5th of May 2016 08:43:05 AM  |  Addis Standard

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