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Last updated: Saturday, January 31, 2015 10:40:04 AM

Egypt orders retrial of 152 Muslim Brotherhood members
Cairo, Jan 24 (IANS) An Egyptian court Saturday ordered a retrial of 152 Muslim Brotherhood defendants charged with violence following the ouster of Mohamed Morsi as president in 2013, according to the state-run MENA.

Saturday, January 24, 2015 10:00:05 PM

South Africa to rest big guns for final two ODIs against Windies
Cape Town, Jan 24 (IANS) South Africa will rest strike bowler Dale Steyn for the remaining two One-Day Internationals (ODIs) against the West Indies.

Saturday, January 24, 2015 12:44:04 PM

Royal Wahingdoh beat Salgaocar in I-League
Margao (Goa), Jan 23 (IANS) Royal Wahingdoh defeated hosts Salgaocar FC 1-0 in an I-League match at the Fatorda Stadium here Friday.

Friday, January 23, 2015 11:56:19 PM

Zimbabwe restore Waller, Campbell for World Cup
Harare, Jan 23 (IANS) Ahead of the Feb 14 World Cup, Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) Friday restored Andy Waller as coach of its national cricket team seven months after he was dismissed from the post.

Friday, January 23, 2015 8:18:04 PM

CAF to announce 2017 Afcon host in April
Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), Jan 23 (IANS) The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has said that the hosts for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) will be announced April 8 in Cairo.

Friday, January 23, 2015 11:26:18 AM

Tunisia beat Zambia to lead Afcon Group B
Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), Jan 23 (IANS) Tunisia got their first win at the 2015 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) to take top position in Group B after defeating Zambia 2-1.

Friday, January 23, 2015 11:24:04 AM

Egyptian court orders Mubarak's sons release
Cairo, Jan 22 (IANS) A court in Egypt Thursday ordered release of Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, sons of former president Hosni Mubarak, pending their retrial in the presidential palaces case.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 10:52:15 PM

Liberia cremates 2,800 Ebola bodies
Monrovia, Jan 22 (IANS) The Liberian government Wednesday said 2,800 bodies have so far been cremated following the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 3:04:04 AM

Floods claim 84 lives in Mozambique
Maputo, Jan 22 (IANS) The Mozambican government announced here Wednesday that so far 84 people have died in a week as a result of the floods affecting the central and northern regions of the country.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 1:24:03 AM

UN worker kidnapped in CAR released
Bangui, Jan 21 (IANS) A UN staff member abducted Tuesday by the Christian anti-balaka militant group was released Wednesday here in the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), a media report said.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 11:54:08 PM

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