Seychelles

How to holiday in the Seychelles on a shoestring budget

Wandering along a winding path, I got my first tantalizing glimpse of Georgette. Up close it was even more dazzling – blinding white sand so …

Travel

Seychelles:Nature Seychelles, in Effort to Save Coral, Has Grown 50,000 Fragments in Underwater Nurseries

(Photo: Marine Conservation Society Seychelles)Seychelles has become a leader in the worldwide effort to restore corals grown in underwater nurseries …

Marine Conservation

Has Safa learned nothing from Bafana's shock defeat to Cape Verde?

JOHANNESBURG - SAFA are flirting with danger again by toying with the idea of taking a coastal team to where they will be most comfortable when …

Bafana Bafana

Seychelles:New Legless Amphibian Species Discovered Around Mountains of Seychelles' Main Island

A new legless amphibian known as the caecilian has been discovered on the Seychelles' main island of Mahe by scientists from the UK, according to an …

Zoology

Nine Sensationally Luxuriant Dining Experiences

While ticking off Michelin-starred restaurants around the globe seems to be the most common foodie adventure, it’s not the most extravagant. From a magma chamber in an Icelandic volcano to a treehouse in the Seychelles, sensational venues exist around the globe in the most uncommon—yet entirely …

Food & Dining

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East Africa

Seychelles: HIV Transmissions Seen Increasing Among Syringe-Using Drug Users

Syringe (file photo).<p>The way HIV is transmitted is changing in Seychelles from a sexually transmitted virus to one passed on among drug users, an …

Public Health

Man held at Gatwick over 1985 killing of Seychelles politician

A man in his 80s has been arrested in connection with the 1985 killing of Gérard Hoarau, an exiled politician shot several times with a submachine gun on his doorstep.<p>The suspect was detained by Metropolitan police counter-terrorism officers as he arrived at Gatwick on a flight on Thursday.<p>He …

Extremism

How super-rich tourism may help the planet

Mark Easton @BBCMarkEaston on Twitter<p><b>On a remote tropical island in the Indian Ocean, a man in a woman's wig has been hiding in a bush for hours. Armed with an air rifle, he plans to kill the island's last three surviving specimens of an exotic bird.</b><p>This, unlikely as it might appear, is the current …

North Island

Zanzibar is the most romantic place in Africa

<b>Romance fiction publishers, Mills and Boon have chosen Zanzibar as the most romantic place in all of Africa.</b>Compiling its list through a survey of …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Best beaches in the Seychelles

<b>(CNN) —</b> Situated 1,600 kilometers off the coast of Tanzania, the Seychelles is famous for its awe-inspiring collection of tropical beaches, including Anse Source D'Argent , regularly named as one of the world's best beaches .<p>Brimming with sparkling waters, powdery sands and lush jungle landscapes, …

North Island

Scuba Diving the Seychelles

The Seychelles archipelago is off the mainland of Africa and lies in the west part of the Indian Ocean. Made up 115 different islands just south of …

Scuba Diving

Man arrested in NI over Seychelles politician’s killing

A man has been arrested in Northern Ireland in connection with the killing of exiled Seychelles politician Gerard Hoarau.<p>The victim was gunned down …

North London

British police arrest man over mystery killing of Seychelles leader in 1985

A man has been arrested by British counterterrorism police in Northern Ireland, reportedly in connection with the assassination of a Seychelles …

Northern Ireland

Man arrested in Northern Ireland over 1985 political assassination

A man has been arrested in Northern Ireland over the assassination of an exiled Seychelles political leader in London in 1985.<p>Officers from the Met’s …

Northern Ireland

64th Session Committee Against Torture - ENGLISH

Monday, 30 July 2018<p>All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4)<p>04:00 am<p>10:00 (CEST) 1664th Meeting 64th Session Committee Against Torture. …

UN Security Council

64th Session Committee Against Torture - SPANISH

Monday, 30 July 2018<p>All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4)<p>04:00 am<p>10:00 (CEST) 1664th Meeting 64th Session Committee Against Torture. …

UN Security Council

The H Resort Seychelles Private Villas and Halal food; Perfect for Halal Holidays set on a beautiful beach

The H Resort Seychelles is set on a beautiful beach with Private Villas and Halal food; Perfect for Halal Holidays<p>On our trip to Seychelles, the …

East Africa

A view from Accra, Ghana

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United Arab Emirates

heat's honeymoon hotspots: Experience the REAL Love Islands in the Seychelles

George and Amal, William and Kate, Ronan and Storm… just a few of the celebrity newlyweds who have jetted to the magical Seychelles to lap up the …

Entertainment (UK)

Chinese vice president calls on closer China, Africa relations

China will continue to maintain the policy of sincerity, affinity and good faith, uphold justice and pursue shared interests, to bring China-Africa …

China

Oageng Maphorisa shines as Botswana down Seychelles

Oageng Maphorisa added his second goal of the COSAFA U-17 Cup as Botswana took a major step to the semi finals by defeating the Seychelles 2-1 on …

Africa Cup of Nations

Seychelles Welcomes Year-Round Flights by Edelweiss Air

The Seychelles Tourism Board has signed an agreement with Edelweiss Air to launch direct flights to Seychelles.

Air Travel

Travel Guide To The Seychelles

The Seychelles is a nation of 115 islands scattered over 400,000sq km of Indian Ocean, a few degrees south of the equator. Some islands are grand and …

North Island

New Strategy for Seychelles Seeks to Consolidate the Country’s Path to Inclusive and Sustainable Prosperity

<b>WASHINGTON, July 17, 2018</b> — The World Bank Group (WBG) endorsed today a new strategy for its work in the Republic of Seychelles for the period …

World Bank

Seychelles meetings probed by Mueller included several Russians: exclusive

One plane left the island with 16 Russians, some with connections to the government.Several Russians, some linked to the Kremlin, participated in …

New Jersey

First look: Four Seasons Resort Seychelles at Desroches Island

It is safe to say that if you land on Desroches you are not stopping off on the way somewhere else.<p>Unlike Seychelles’ better known and more …

Indian Ocean

Seychelles Revises Outdated Mental Health Law

(File photo).<p>Mentally ill patients in Seychelles will now have a say on how they are treated and can appeal against decisions they do not approve in …

Mental Health

The Best Islands in Africa and the Middle East

When our readers are looking for a little R&R in a remote corner of the world, they head to these luxurious, toes-in-the-sand destinations.<p>Safaris …

Middle East

"GT Hunt-Cosmoledo," in the Outer Seychelles

Last week, we posted the trailer for “GT Hunt-Cosmoledo,” the latest project from Black Fly Eyes, and now the full 16-minute film is online. Shot on …