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Saudi embassy attacks: Egyptian cop gets five years in jail
Cairo, Aug 26 (IANS) A Cairo criminal court sentenced a police officer to five years in jail and 74 others to one-year suspended sentence over attacks on the Saudi Arabian embassy here last year, state media reported Sunday.

Sunday, August 26, 2012 9:28:44 PM

Three killed in South Africa
Johannesburg, Aug 26 (IANS) At least three people were killed and six injured in a shooting incident in South Africa's Gauteng province, police said Sunday.

Sunday, August 26, 2012 5:49:24 PM

South Africa, EU call for end to Syrian violence
Pretoria, Aug 25 (IANS) South Africa and the European Union (EU) Friday called for an immediate end to the growing violence in Syria.

Saturday, August 25, 2012 4:15:08 AM

Etihad, Alitalia to launch Rome-Abu Dhabi flights
Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, and Italian flag carrier Alitalia have announced direct Rome-Abu Dhabi flights from December.

Friday, August 24, 2012 11:05:08 PM

UAE, Australia discuss ties
Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IANS/WAM) Officials of the UAE and Australia have held talks on boosting bilateral relations, especially in the nuclear energy sector.

Friday, August 24, 2012 11:03:58 PM

Over 5,000 athletes for Mombasa Marathon
Nairobi, Aug 24 (IANS) Over 5,000 athletes from six countries will compete at the Mombasa International Marathon in Kenya Sunday.

Friday, August 24, 2012 1:50:17 PM

Indian engineering major to boost Ghana's cricket standards
Accra, Aug 23 (IANS) Indian engineering major Shapoorji Pallonji has pledged $2,631 to promote cricket in Ghana and help it prepare for an international tournament in Western Samoa.

Thursday, August 23, 2012 12:22:59 PM

Indian engineering major pledges $2,631 to raise Ghana's cricket standards
Accra, Aug 23 (IANS) Indian engineering major Shapoorji Pallonji has pledged $2,631 to promote cricket in Ghana and help it prepare for an international tournament in Western Samoa.

Thursday, August 23, 2012 12:02:09 PM

Egypt urges IMF for $4.8 bn loan
Cairo, Aug 23 (IANS) Egypt sought a $4.8 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) during a meeting held between President Mohamed Morsi and Christine Lagarde, the IMF chief, Wednesday, Xinhua reported.

Thursday, August 23, 2012 7:21:49 AM

UAE holds talks with Kenya, Netherlands
Abu Dhabi, Aug 22 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the UAE have met their counterparts from Kenya and the Netherlands to discuss bilateral ties.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 11:16:35 PM

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