Dakar

Type: City
Name: Dakar
Country: Senegal
Latitude: 14.72
Longitude: -17.48
population: 2,702,820
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Peugeot 2008 DKR aiming for Dakar, makes detour to Beijing

Filed under: Performance , SUV , Peugeot , Beijing Motor Show , Off-Road , Racing Peugeot is no stranger to dirt-oriented motorsports, but with the 2008 DKR , the French automaker is striking out in a different direction than the rally stages ... [Published Autoblog - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Senegal: Senegal Price Bulletin April 2014

Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Senegal Rice, millet, sorghum, and maize are the primary staple foods in Senegal. Groundnuts are both an important source of protein and a commonly grown cash crop. Imported rice is consumed daily ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Peugeot returns to Dakar with sinister 2008 DKR

After a record-breaking performance in the 208 T16 at last year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Peugeot announced a few weeks back that it would again team with Red Bull and Total, this time with its sights on next year's Dakar Rally. The announcement marks ... [Published Gizmag - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Embassy construction fuels protests amid Senegal property boom

* Police teargas, arrest those protesting against Turkish embassy* Dakar's property boom is swallowing up coast, squeezing the poor* President Sall seeking to develop area outside Dakar* Money ... ... [Published Big News Network - 20 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

MINI ALL4 Racing. DRIVEN. A slice of Dakar

Race    Sunday, April 20th, 2014crankandpiston takes MINI’s ALL4 Racing Dakar Rally car for a spin with a two-time Dakar winner.I’m a little shell-shocked as I remove my helmet. Members of the MINI X-Raid PR team are actually concerned as I struggle ... [Published Crank And Piston - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Searline Cross-Country Rally gets underway from Losail tomorrow

·         Competitors from 18 countries set for Sealine desert challenge ·         Competitive Sealine action starts with 164.18km section on Monday ·         2001 Dakar champion Jutta Kleinschmidt in route verification role LOSAIL (Qatar): FIA World ... [Published Motor Heads ME - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Easter Jeep Safari: Testing a pair of prototype Jeeps

AdvertisementA world away from the bright lights and frantic rush of the current New York Auto Show, Jeep is using a very different venue to show off its latest concept vehicles. And it’s getting them dirty too.Jeep used the recent Easter Jeep Safari ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

South African Airways Announces Resumption of Non-stop Flights between Johannesburg and New York

CommentsFT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, has announced that it is resuming its popular non-stop flights between Johannesburg, South Africa, and New York – JFK International ... [Published AndhraNews.net - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

MINI ALL4 RACING: DRIVEN

Saturday 19th April It's not every day you drive a Dakar-winning race car. PH gets a go in Mini's dune-jumping All4 Racing"Straight! Straight! Straight!" My co-driver shouts impatiently, but it's too late. We hit a jump that was previously invisible to ... [Published Pistonheads - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Literacy volunteers in Metro Detroit help break down language barriers

The tutor and pupil are suburban wives and moms.Similar, yet different.One’s from Grosse Pointe; the other is originally from Dakar, Senegal. One is Catholic. One is Muslim. One’s parents stressed education, as did the other’s — just not for girls.Differences ... [Published Detroit News - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

A holiday for Senegal’s begging students: Porter

zoomDAKAR, SENEGAL—Sidi missed our date with the social worker.He’s the bright-eyed 10-year-old boy I met bouncing on the giant public trampoline last fall. Since then, whenever he spotted me, he’d rush over with his begging bowl on dirty feet and ask ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

The Good Oil: Bugatti lashes up another legend

The Bugatti Legends limited edition runs of the Veyron supercar includes this, US$3m Black Bess that has big, gold, ridiculous eyelashes.Bugatti has unveiled the fifth in its series of six "Les Legendes de Bugatti" (Bugatti Legends) limited edition runs ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: Bugatti, Jeep, Dakar

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"The property boom is related to stolen money, corruption derived from drug trafficking linked with neighbouring Guinea-Bissau" Bodj said, referring to Senegal's southern neighbour
...resume the northbound non-stop flight ahead of schedule," said Marc Cavaliere, executive vice president, North America for South African Airways. "Over the years, this service has become exceptionally popular with our customers praising the combination of its schedule, the ease of connections both throughout the African continent and in the United States, as well as the unique South African hospitality on board."
...of cross-country rallying and weighed up the benefits of the different solutions," explains Peugeot Sport project leader Jean-Christophe Pailler. "In the end, we opted for an approach that was quite different to that of the competition. Given the off-road capability of two-wheel drive transmission and its ability to run on sand, that’s the choice we ultimately went for. It enabled us to fit bigger wheels and also to benefit from more suspension travel."

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The Good Oil: Bugatti lashes up another legend [Published New Zealand Herald - Apr 19 2014]
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Peugeot 2008 DKR aiming for Dakar, makes detour... [Published Autoblog - 1 hour ago]
Filed under: Performance , SUV , Peugeot , Beijing Motor Show , Off-Road , Racing Peugeot is no stranger to dirt-oriented motorsports, but with the 2008 DKR , the French automaker is striking out in a different direction than the rally stages ...
Wall Street Analyst Officially Declares The End... [Published Clusterstock - 2 hours ago]
Morgan Stanley's chief U.S. equity strategist Adam Parker isn't buying your excuse that you don't have access to email. In a new note to clients, Parker writes that he got an email from someone saying they had "limited access" to their email. He ...
Senegal: Senegal Price Bulletin April 2014 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 9 hours ago]
Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Senegal Rice, millet, sorghum, and maize are the primary staple foods in Senegal. Groundnuts are both an important source of protein and a commonly grown cash crop. Imported rice is consumed daily ...
Guinea: Ebola virus disease, West Africa (Situa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 17 2014]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Sierra Leone Guinea As of 18:00 on 16 April, the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 197 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), including 122 deaths. ...
Guinea: Ebola virus disease, West Africa - upda... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 17 2014]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Sierra Leone Guinea As of 18:00 on 16 April, the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 197 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), including 122 deaths. ...
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Jo Adua, "Un Dakar très dur !" - Autosital [Published Mefeedia Video Tag : evoluti - Jan 13 2014]
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