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Hyenas howl and feast on flesh every night outside the ancient walls of Harar -- one of Islam's holiest cities that is holding o.... .
US President Barack Obama has led the tributes to Maya Angelou, describing the poet, author and activist as "one of the brightes.... .
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Kenyan Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o, 31, has been named the world's most beautiful person for 2014 by People magazine.Sh.... .
Ten grey-suited Buddhists crouch like leopards stalking a muntjac before barrelling across the stage in an explosion of gravity-.... .