ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — Police in Madagascar say two protesters were killed in a riot at a prison holding the alleged killers of a French nun. The government is investigating reports that security forces fired on the crowd.
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About half of the island nation of Madagascar is infested with locusts. This has mysteriously happened during Passover, despite the fact that there are probably very few Jews in Madagascar (pop. 13 million, 41 percent of whom are Catholic, 7 percent Muslim, and the rest adherents of local traditional cults, on whom the Biblical reference may be lost).
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Locusts in Madagascar have infested about half of the island, with as much as 2/3 at risk.
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You either whooped with joy or wept or shrugged when you heard Lost showrunner Damon Lindelof would not return to pen a mazelike Prometheus sequel. Now you're getting a screenwriter you've never yet experienced in Jack Paglen. He's vetted, though - his Black List-recognized script Transcendence will be the directorial debut ...
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The wife of Madagascar's ousted President Marc Ravalomanana files her papers to stand in July's election.
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Noomi Rapace, who starred in Ridley Scott's film Prometheus, confirms that a sequel is being scripted, and has been in talks with the director.
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One night each year, in the future world of The Purge, the U.S. government allows its citizens to commit any crime, including murder, without retribution. Hollywood is a bit more indulgent: A few times a year the industry lets audiences feed their inner frightened child, flock to a horror movie and make it the weekend’s top-grossing picture. Voilà: The Purge. Starring Ethan...
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Sherry Fuller, 40, from Westcliff, Essex, started to suffer from headaches and seizures when she returned from doing charity work in Madagascar.
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AT least 23 people are dead in Madagascar in the wake of tropical cyclone Haruna, with a further 16 missing.
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Madagascar's President Andry Rajoelina has registered as a candidate for elections in July, documents show, despite an assurance he would not stand.
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