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41 militants killed in Egypt
Cairo, Feb 4 (IANS) At least 41 militants were killed and score of others injured Monday in an army raid on hideouts of hardline Islamists in Egypt's North Sinai province, a security source said.

Tuesday, February 04, 2014 3:52:18 AM

Mandela left $4-million estate
Johannesburg, Feb 3 (IANS) Former South African president Nelson Mandela, who died last December, left an estate valued at more than 46 million rand ($4.13 million), according to his will that was revealed Monday.

Monday, February 03, 2014 7:24:03 PM

Three killed in South Africa plane crash
Pretoria, Feb 3 (IANS) At least three people were killed Monday after a plane trying to land at Lanseria airport near Johannesburg in South Africa crashed.

Monday, February 03, 2014 2:44:05 PM

121 dead in Syrian regime attacks on Aleppo
Cairo, Feb 3 (IANS/EFE) At least 121 people died in bombardments using barrels of explosives dropped from helicopters on the weekend by the Syrian army over various sites in northern Aleppo province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported Sunday.

Monday, February 03, 2014 6:16:45 AM

UAE, Indonesia sign judicial agreements
Abu Dhabi, Feb 2 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Indonesia have signed two judicial agreements on extradition and mutual legal assistance in criminal matters.

Sunday, February 02, 2014 8:46:09 PM

IGAD deploys team to monitor cease-fire in South Sudan
Nairobi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), a regional bloc, Sunday dispatched its first team of observers to the conflict-ridden South Sudan to monitor the cease-fire.

Sunday, February 02, 2014 7:04:05 PM

Khartoum suspends Red Cross activities in Sudan
Khartoum, Feb 2 (IANS) The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has been notified by the Sudanese authorities for suspending its activities in Sudan, a source said.

Sunday, February 02, 2014 12:26:07 AM

India, Morocco to diversify economic cooperation
Marakkesh/New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India and Morocco have identified pharmaceuticals, agriculture, automobiles and renewable energy as new areas of collaboration to boost their economic relationship, the external affairs ministry said Saturday.

Saturday, February 01, 2014 9:10:06 PM

Leukemia-stricken Pakistani girl's wish fulfilled
Abu Dhabi, Feb 1 (IANS/WAM) Sarah Imran, a seven-year-old Pakistani girl suffering from leukemia was made a princess for a whole day, thanks to the Make A-Wish Foundation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Saturday, February 01, 2014 8:36:08 PM

Qatari girls team wins hybrid-electric car challenge
Abu Dhabi, Feb 1 (IANS/WAM) Team Gernas 114, an all-girls team from Qatar University, won the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region's first hybrid-electric car challenge held in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Saturday, February 01, 2014 4:06:04 PM

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