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Ethiopia’s late PM Meles Zenawi died convinced of a no relationship between democracy and development. He was wrong Bisrat Teshome, Special to Addis Standard The famous Economist and Nobel Prize winner of 1998, Amartya Sen, on his bestselling book “Development as Freedom” unwaveringly argues that development has to be seen …

The crisis in Mali is no longer a simple Malian affair. How Africa deals with it will speak volumes on the continent’s readiness to solve its troubles by itself. Fred A. Eno, Special to Addis Standard Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma could be pardoned for over indulgence in the oft-criticized but favorite …

Recently Lonely Planate named Addis Ababa as one of the world’s ten best cities to visit in 2013. It did so for the city’s culture, food, and value for money. But customer handling in most places where the best food and culture is available is niggling  Emnet Assefa Being home …