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Last updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014 9:06:12 PM

Two UN aid workers shot dead in Somalia
Mogadishu, April 7 (IANS) Two foreign UN workers were shot dead in Somalia Monday by a gunman wearing a police uniform, police and witnesses said.

Monday, April 07, 2014 5:40:04 PM

Egypt court upholds 3-year jail sentence for activists
Cairo, April 7 (IANS) An Egyptian court Monday upheld jailing three activists to three years for organising protests without permission.

Monday, April 07, 2014 4:48:03 PM

UN to deploy 12,000 peacekeepers in Central African Republic
Bangui, April 7 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has reaffirmed the UN's determination to deploy 12,000 peacekeepers in the Central African Republic (CAR), a country that has witnessed deadly violence for over a year.

Monday, April 07, 2014 4:42:08 PM

Rwanda genocide victims demand justice
Kigali, April 7 (IANS) The survivors of the 1994 Tutsi genocide in Rwanda appealed Sunday to Western countries to apprehend genocide fugitives ahead of Monday's event to commemorate 20 years of the event.

Monday, April 07, 2014 1:52:14 AM

UN chief seeks end to CAR violence
Bangui, April 6 (IANS/WAM) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the Central African Republic (CAR) over the weekend to bring to focus the world's attention on a crisis that has been marked by widespread atrocities and suffering, and to call on the country's citizens to heed the lessons of neighbouring Rwanda and stop the violence.

Sunday, April 06, 2014 4:12:05 PM

23 killed in Egypt's tribal clashes
Cairo, April 6 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed and more than 30 others injured in overnight tribal clashes in upper Egypt's Aswan province, official MENA news agency reported Saturday.

Sunday, April 06, 2014 7:16:19 AM

13 killed in Kenya road accident
Nairobi, April 6 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and three others injured in a road accident early Saturday in eastern Kenya.

Sunday, April 06, 2014 3:48:03 AM

Four extremists killed in Egypt
Cairo, April 6 (IANS) At least four extremists were killed and 36 others arrested Saturday in a security raid on their hideouts in major cities in Egypt's North Sinai province, Xinuha reported citing a security source.

Sunday, April 06, 2014 3:14:04 AM

23 killed in Egypt tribal clashes
Cairo, April 5 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed in overnight tribal clashes in upper Egypt's Aswan province, media reported Saturday.

Saturday, April 05, 2014 8:30:03 PM

Indian doctors in Mozambique to strengthen health service
Maputo, April 5 (IANS) Half a dozen Indian doctors arrived in Mozambique to help national health authorities increase health capacity, Maputo Central Hospital General Director Joao Fumane said Friday.

Saturday, April 05, 2014 3:14:05 AM

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