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Last updated: Tuesday, September 01, 2015 2:02:14 PM

Abducted Al Jazeera photographers freed in Libya
Tripoli, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Two Libyan photographers for Qatari TV channel Al Jazeera were set free on Monday, after they were abducted on Sunday by an armed group in the Libyan city of Salahuddin near Tripoli.

Monday, August 24, 2015 11:44:03 PM

Sushma meets Egyptian president, Arab League chief
Cairo/New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday held talks on bilateral relations with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi and her counterpart Sameh Hassan Shoukry in Cairo.

Monday, August 24, 2015 6:54:03 PM

Kiplagat leads Kenya women's marathon team to Worlds
Nairobi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Kenyan women's marathon team is feeling the pressure to deliver, after its male counterpart crashed out at the Beijing World Athletics Championships on the opening day.

Monday, August 24, 2015 6:16:15 PM

Two policemen killed, 27 injured in Egypt blast
Cairo, Aug 24 (IANS) Two policemen were killed and 27 others injured on Monday in an explosion in Egypt's Beheira governate, the media reported.

Monday, August 24, 2015 3:26:17 PM

16 killed in Somalia suicide attack
Mogadishu, Aug 22 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and over 30 injured on Saturday in a suicide attack at a military base in Somalia.

Saturday, August 22, 2015 8:00:03 PM

Ghana football sets pace for reforms
Accra, Aug 22 (IANS) Ghana football is set for speedy reforms after the Football Association's (GFA) presidential elections this week, a media report said on Saturday.

Saturday, August 22, 2015 8:42:07 AM

Indian-origin businessman's company assets seized in S. Africa
Cape Town, Aug 21 (IANS) The assets of a mining company, whose non-executive board members include Indian-origin businessman Rajesh Gupta and South African President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane Zuma, have been attached following a court order, media reported.

Friday, August 21, 2015 5:56:15 PM

Over 100 killed in Egypt heatwave
Cairo, Aug 20 (IANS) Over 100 people were killed due to a massive heatwave in Egypt, the health ministry said on Thursday.

Thursday, August 20, 2015 6:08:04 PM

29 injured in Egypt blast, IS claims responsibility
Cairo, Aug 20 (IANS) An Islamic State (IS) terror group affiliate on Thursday claimed responsibility for a massive car bomb explosion that occurred earlier in the day north of Egypt's capital, Cairo.

Thursday, August 20, 2015 4:50:03 PM

23 injured in Egypt blast
Cairo, Aug 20 (IANS) At least 23 people, including six policemen, were injured on Thursday in a blast in Egypt.

Thursday, August 20, 2015 2:02:13 PM

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