Aminata Soumano

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BBC News (World) on Twitter: "#Egypt's protests and clashes in pictures: http://t.co/vfjkDLRvlB http://t.co/t8OhPl1G8B"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>BBCWorld</b><p>holy cow. RT @<b>BBCWorld</b>: #<b>Egypt</b>'s protests and clashes in pictures: http://bbc.in/149tNff …

Egypt: Doctors battle to treat the injured after scores killed in protests

Dozens of Muslim Brotherhood supporters are killed and as many as 1,000 injured after Egyptian security forces open fire on a protest outside Cairo's Rabaah al-Adawiyah mosque, scene of a month-long sit-in by the Brotherhood.<p>Overnight clashes between security forces and supporters of ousted <b>Egyptian</b> …

At least 120 Morsi supporters reported killed in Egypt clashes

At least 120 supporters of Egypt's ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, have been shot dead by security officials in what is the worst state-led massacre …

Nigeria’s politicians still haven’t got around to outlawing online crime

Omobola Johnson, Nigeria’s minister of communications, told a gathering of the country’s tech-industry leaders yesterday that a long-awaited cyber-security bill “will be ready by the end of the year.” This is good news for Nigerians. Despite an increase in online crime, law-enforcement agencies …

Africa

Apple’s fight with Samsung for mobile dominance is a tea party compared to the scramble for the third spot

Numbers for global smartphone shipments in the second quarter of this year show Samsung floating far above its competitors, with 72.4 million devices sold to Apple’s 31.2 million, according to IDC, a research firm. It sounds like Samsung’s got Apple beat except that Apple’s broad margins mean it …

Mobile

Google Asks Glass Developers To Start Working On Android-Based Apps Ahead Of Glass Development Kit Launch

It looks like Google is about to unleash a new wave of more powerful applications for Google Glass. Currently, Glass developers can only build apps that are essentially web-based services that talk to the user’s hardware through a set of relatively limited APIs. At its I/O developer conference …

9 Royal Dresses That Got Us Plebeians Talking (PHOTOS)

When a royal puts on a dress, she isn't just wearing a garment, she's cementing a fashion moment in history. Whether the noble is attending a routine event or exchanging wedding vows in front of millions of people, the world waits with bated breath to see the frock she'll choose for the …

Snowden Wouldn't Face Death Penalty, Holder Tells Russia

"The United States would not seek the death penalty for Mr. Snowden should he return to the United States," Attorney General Eric Holder has told his Russian counterpart in a letter about the "NSA leaker" who remains in legal limbo at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport.<p>Edward Snowden, the former …

Grad School Admissions Negatively Affected By High BMI, Study Finds

Along with GRE scores and personal essays, something else might factor into your grad school acceptances -- your weight.<p>Researchers at Bowling Green State University interviewed 97 applicants about their experiences applying to psychology graduate programs at more than 950 American universities. …