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South Africa has southern hemisphere's largest mosque
Johannesburg, Oct 5 (IANS) The largest mosque in the southern hemisphere, built at a cost of about $24 million, has opened to the public here in South Africa.

Friday, October 05, 2012 11:18:17 AM

Nairobi Marathon eyes record 20,000 runners
Nairobi, Oct 5 (IANS) Kenya's organisers of the famous Stanchart Nairobi International Marathon are targeting a record entry of 20,000 for the Oct 28 event that will celebrate its tenth anniversary this year.

Friday, October 05, 2012 11:15:37 AM

Kenyan minister attacked
Nairobi, Oct 5 (IANS) A cabinet minister was roughed up and three people were killed in an attack by machete-wielding militiamen in Kenya, Xinhua reported.

Friday, October 05, 2012 9:07:33 AM

Tunisia extends emergency by another month
Tunis, Oct 4 (IANS) Tunisia Thursday extended the state of emergency by another month, Xinhua reported.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 11:27:53 PM

430 rhinos killed in South Africa
Pretoria, Oct 4 (IANS) South Africa has lost a total of 430 rhinos to poaching since January, state-run news agency SA News reported.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 10:38:51 AM

Mauritania, UAE hold talks
Nouakchott, Oct 3 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Mauritania have discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 11:54:44 PM

Gandhi in Tahrir Square: Poster competition in Cairo (With Image)
Cairo, Oct 3 (IANS) India salutes the "Gandhian spirt" of Tahrir Square revolutionaries with a poster making contest themed "Did you sense the spirit of Gandhi in Tahrir Square?" This is being organised here by the Indian embassy to mark the 143rd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 3:08:24 PM

Over 300,000 Sierra Leone children malnourished
Freetown, Oct 3 (IANS) More than 300,000 Sierra Leone children are critically malnourished, an official said here.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 11:58:25 AM

UAE, Armenia hold talks
Abu Dhabi, Oct 2 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Armenia have discussed bilateral relations and ways to further strengthen them in various fields.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012 11:54:06 PM

UAE, Switzerland discuss ties
Abu Dhabi, Oct 2 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has held discussions with Switzerland for strengthening bilateral relations.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012 11:52:46 PM

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