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Mandela responsive but critical
Johannesburg, July 11 (IANS) Former South African president Nelson Mandela continues to respond to treatment but remains in critical condition, President Jacob Zuma said Thursday.

Thursday, July 11, 2013 7:03:27 PM

Olympic champion Rudisha doubtful for World title defence
Nairobi, July 11 (IANS) Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha may fail to defend his World title in Moscow as he is struggling to get fit from a knee injury suffered in New York in June.

Thursday, July 11, 2013 2:47:29 PM

Search is on to retrieve Malaysian vessel : EU Navy
Nairobi, July 10 (IANS) The European Union's anti-piracy taskforce said Tuesday it has stepped up search and rescue operation for the Malaysian flagged motor vessel which sunk in rough seas Sunday.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 7:51:48 AM

UAE, Egypt discuss security
Cairo, July 10 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt have held talks over prevailing situation in Cairo and armed forces' efforts to ensure security and stability in the country.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 6:55:49 AM

South Africa decries Egyptian president's ouster
Johannesburg, July 10 (IANS) The South African government Tuesday decried the ouster of Mohamed Morsi as Egypt's president, calling it a breach of relevant international laws and agreements.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 4:29:53 AM

UAE offers $ 2bn loan to Egypt without interest
Cairo, July 10 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has offered $1 billion grant and $ 2 billion no-interest loan to Egypt.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 3:25:51 AM

Interim PM, vice president appointed in Egypt
Cairo, July 9 (IANS) Egypt's caretaker president Adli Mansour Tuesday appointed former finance minister Hazem al-Beblawi as interim prime minister and former IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei as vice president for foreign affairs in the transitional government.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013 9:45:55 PM

Two Turkish journalists held in Cairo
Cairo, July 9 (IANS/AKI) The Egyptian army has arrested two Turkish television journalists in the capital, Turkish media reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013 7:02:02 PM

Mandela still critical but stable, says Presidency
Pretoria, July 9 (IANS) South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela is still in a critical but stable condition in a hospital in Pretoria where he has been receiving treatment since June 8, the Presidency said in its latest update Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013 6:52:01 PM

Egypt's prosecutor-general resigns
Cairo, July 9 (IANS) Egypt's Prosecutor-General Abdel-Maguid Mahmoud, who was recently reinstated, has resigned and demanded he should return as a judge, state-run news agency MENA reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013 5:39:58 PM

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