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Mubarak hospitalised during questioning: state TV
Cairo, April 13 (IANS) Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was hospitalised Tuesday in Sharm el-Sheikh after he suffered a heart attack during questioning by prosecutors, Xinhua cited the state TV as stating in a report.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 4:11:52 AM

BRICS will offer huge opportunities for South Africa: Zuma
Johannesburg, April 12 (IANS) The BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Arica) grouping offers huge opportunities for South Africa's trade and economic development, says President Jacob Zuma.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 10:10:47 AM

Ex-general secretary of Mubarak's party detained
Cairo, April 12 (IANS) Egypt has detained Safwat Sherif, former general secretary of the National Democratic Party (NDP), over corruption charges, Xinhua Tuesday quoted state media as saying.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 4:16:58 AM

Swedish industrialist discusses trade ties with UAE minister
Abu Dhabi, April 11 (IANS/WAM) Visiting Swedish industrialist and chairman of Skandinaviska Enskilda Bank, Marcus Wallenberg, has met with UAE Foreign Trade Minister Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi here to discuss avenues for investments in the country, it was announced Monday.

Monday, April 11, 2011 10:35:53 PM

BRICS cooperation to benefit Africa: expert
Johannesburg, April 11 (IANS) BRICS, a group of emerging economies, will change global governance, and benefit Africa through more cooperation, a South African expert said.

Monday, April 11, 2011 4:14:49 PM

Arab League to ask UN to impose no-fly zone over Gaza
Cairo, April 11 (IANS) The Arab League (AL) has said it will ask the UN to consider imposing a no-fly zone over the Gaza Strip to protect the civilians from Israeli air strikes, Xinhua reported.

Monday, April 11, 2011 6:00:43 AM

Algeria, Cuba call for immediate ceasefire in Libya
Algiers, April 11 (IANS) Algeria and Cuba have called on all concerned parties in Libya to end clashes and begin peace talks at the earliest, Xinhua reported.

Monday, April 11, 2011 3:31:48 AM

Mubarak summoned for interrogation, ex-PM in custody
Cairo, April 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt's top prosecutor has summoned ousted president Hosni Mubarak and his sons for interrogation while ex-prime minister Ahmed Nazif has been taken into custody on embezzlement charges, local media said Sunday.

Monday, April 11, 2011 1:33:05 AM

Mubarak to be quizzed on violence, graft charges
Cairo, April 10 (IANS) Toppled Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and his sons will be questioned over the use of violence against anti-government protesters and corruption during his tenure, media reports said.

Sunday, April 10, 2011 11:00:21 PM

25 Libyan tanks destroyed Sunday: NATO commander
Brussels, April 10 (IANS) A total of 25 Libyan tanks were destroyed in NATO airstrikes Sunday, the officer commanding the alliance's operation said.

Sunday, April 10, 2011 10:03:56 PM

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