Ivory Coast, whose security situation is described as "fragile" after a decade of turmoil that culminated in a brief civil war in 2011, has asked the UN to consider deploying the unmanned aerial systems when its peacekeeping forces are reduced later this year.Friday, 19 April, 2013, 4:28am
An exhausted British-Australian expedition recreating Ernest Shackleton's 1916 crossing of the Southern Ocean in a small boat made landfall yesterday after a perilous 12-day journey.5 Feb 2013 - 4:38am
Australian A-League club Perth Glory yesterday ruled out signing former England striker Michael Owen because they want someone younger.9 Jan 2013 - 3:04am
About 60 people were crushed to death in a stampede outside a stadium in Ivory Coast's main city of Abidjan after a New Year's Eve fireworks display.
The tragedy unfolded near Felix Houphouet Boigny Stadium, where a crowd had gathered to watch fireworks.2 Jan 2013 - 6:31am
The papal envoy to Ivory Coast, Indian Archbishop Ambrose Madtha, was killed in a traffic accident in the west of the country at the weekend.
Madtha was travelling back from the northwestern town of Odienne to an ordination ceremony when his car was in a collision with another vehicle.10 Dec 2012 - 4:12am