Tripoli, Aug 23 (IANS) At least 11 Islamist militants were killed and 20 injured in air strikes in Libya Saturday, Xinhua reported citing military sources.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 10:22:14 PM
Monrovia, Aug 23 (IANS/WAM) The UN has vowed to radically scale up support to fight the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa and said more health workers will be brought to Liberia to deal with the disease.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 6:30:04 PM
Cairo, Aug 23 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Saturday called for a quick resumption of Egypt-mediated talks between Israel and the Palestinians that failed last week in order to stop the bloody conflict in Gaza, media reported.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 4:56:11 PM
Tunis, Aug 23 (IANS) Two women were killed Saturday by patrol officers in Tunisia's Kasserine town, the interior ministry said.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 4:30:08 PM
Harare, Aug 23 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke has suffered a hamstring injury and could miss the tri-series opener in Zimbabwe, also involving South Africa, starting Monday in Bulawayo.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 2:32:20 PM
Tripoli, Aug 23 (IANS) A wooden boat carrying some 170 illegal immigrants was missing off the Libyan coast near Tripoli Friday, a coast guard official said.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 1:40:18 AM
Yaounde, Aug 22 (IANS) At least 27 miners have been killed in a gold mine collapse in the Central African Republic (CAR), authorities said Friday.
Friday, August 22, 2014 8:26:07 PM
Cairo, Aug 22 (IANS/EFE) At least 70 members of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist organisation have been killed in two days of clashes with the Syrian Army over al-Tabaqa military airport, the only bastion still in the hands of the government in al-Raqa province in northern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said on Friday.
Friday, August 22, 2014 7:42:22 PM
Nairobi, Aug 22 (IANS) Militants of the Al Shabaab extremist organisation Friday beheaded a Kenyan driver who was kidnapped at Kiunga near the border with Somalia in the coastal town of Lamu.
Friday, August 22, 2014 7:00:04 PM
Windhoek (Namibia), Aug 22 (IANS) India lost 1-2 to England to finish sixth in the World Junior team squash championship here.
Friday, August 22, 2014 6:18:05 PM
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