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30 killed in Egypt military raid
Cairo, Sep 8 (IANS) At least 30 militants are believed to have been killed in a raid by the Egyptian army launched on militant hideouts, an official said.

Sunday, September 08, 2013 11:18:03 AM

Mogadishu twin blasts: death toll touches 18
Mogadishu, Sep 7 (IANS) The death toll from the twin explosions in Somalia's capital Mogadishu has risen to 18, police said Saturday.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 7:10:06 PM

KJo to start 'Koffee With Karan' in December (Movie Snippets)
Durban, Sep 7 (IANS) Gear up for some more celebrity chats, gossip and revelations as filmmaker Karan Johar is ready to soon bring back his popular "Koffee With Karan" show on the small screen.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 6:26:07 PM

Several militants killed in military raid in Egypt
Cairo, Sep 7 (IANS) Several militants were killed and dozens injured Saturday in a raid launched by the Egyptian army on hideouts of Jihadist militants in Egypt, a local security source has revealed.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 5:12:05 PM

Twin blasts in Mogadishu, 10 killed
Mogadishu, Sep 7 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and several others were injured Saturday after two explosions ripped through a restaurant in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, police and witnesses said.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 4:32:09 PM

Morsi jailed for insulting judiciary
Cairo, Sep 7 (IANS) An Egyptian court has jailed ousted president Mohamed Morsi for four days pending investigations over insulting the judiciary, state-run Ahram website reported Saturday.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 4:24:04 PM

Ghana down Zambia in World Cup qualifier
Kumasi (Ghana), Sep 7 (IANS) Ghana inched closer to making a third consecutive FIFA World Cup appearance in Brazil next year with a 2-1 win over Zambia in the last Group D qualifying match at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium here.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 2:42:08 PM

Ranbir bags best actor, 'Barfi!' best film at SAIFTA
Durban, Sep 7 (IANS) After triumphing on home turf, Anurag Basu's "Barfi!" made it big in foreign shores by winning the best film award at the first edition of the South Africa India Film and Television Awards (SAIFTA), while Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra won the best actors awards for their performance in the same movie.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 1:30:09 PM

Thanks for praying for granddad: Mandela's granddaughter
Durban, Sep 7 (IANS) "My grandfather has come home and thank you everyone for your prayers," ailing former South African president Nelson Mandela's granddaughter Ndileka said here.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 10:10:06 AM

Waheeda Rehman visits Mahatma Gandhi's Phoenix Settlement
Durban, Sep 7 (IANS) Visiting Phoenix Settlement, the first "ashram" established by Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa in 1904, was an emotional moment for legendary actress Waheeda Rehman, who had never thought that she will get to see the place.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 9:10:04 AM

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