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Ex-Egyptian president gets jail for life
Cairo, June 2 (IANS) A court in Cairo sentenced Egypt''s former president Hosni Mubarak to life imprisonment Saturday for his involvement in protestors'' killings during last year''s uprising, BBC reported.

Saturday, June 02, 2012 3:41:30 PM

Hosni Mubarak gets life term
Cairo, June 2 (IANS) A court in Cairo Saturday sentenced Egypt''s former president Hosni Mubarak to life imprisonment for complicity in protestors'' killings during last year''s uprising, BBC reported.

Saturday, June 02, 2012 2:19:44 PM

Indian jewellery showcased at US show
Las Vegas, Nevada, June 2 (IANS) Sixty five leading Indian jewellery exporters are showcasing works incorporating a seamless blend of the best international quality and workmanship with Indian design making at the jewellery''s industry''s premier event here.

Saturday, June 02, 2012 12:08:25 PM

India to give major boost to Africa''s cotton output
Accra, June 1 (IANS) India has set in motion a $4.66 million programme to develop the cotton industry across the African continent, which has faced a combination of problems over the years.

Friday, June 01, 2012 3:01:47 PM

Zuma lauds Hindus'' role in South African struggle
Pretoria, June 1 (IANS) South African President Jacob Zuma has praised Hindus in the country for their role in the freedom struggle.

Friday, June 01, 2012 9:49:25 AM

Two Americans kidnapped in Egypt
Cairo, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two American tourists have been kidnapped by unidentified armed men from near the Red Sea resort of Dahab, Egyptian television reported.

Friday, June 01, 2012 6:27:11 AM

UAE, Chad hold bilateral talks
Abu Dhabi, May 31 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Chad have held talks to improve their bilateral relations.

Thursday, May 31, 2012 11:49:09 PM

Emergency lifted in Egypt after decades
Cairo, May 31 (IANS) Through a declaration, Egypt''s ruling military council Thursday lifted a state of emergency that existed for decades in the country.

Thursday, May 31, 2012 10:44:39 PM

Mandela looks healthy on TV
Cape Town, May 31 (IANS) Former South African president Nelson Mandela has appeared on TV at his home in Qunu, Eastern Cape, looking healthy.

Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:19:19 PM

Liberia to play Senegal in FIFA World cup qualifier
Monrovia, May 31 (IANS) Liberia will take on Senegal in the first leg of a 2014 FIFA football World Cup qualifier June 2.

Thursday, May 31, 2012 1:33:38 PM

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