Cairo/Tripoli, March 11 (IANS) Anti-government fighters were forced to withdraw from the oil-rich port city of Ras Lanuf after forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi launched a major offensive against the rebels, Al Jazeera reported Friday.
Friday, March 11, 2011 12:25:27 PM
Cairo/Tripoli, March 10 (IANS) Intense fighting between pro- and anti-government forces for control of many cities and towns flared across Libya Thursday, while a hospital in Ras Lanuf city had to be evacuated amid air and naval attacks by troops loyal to leader Muammar Gaddafi who announced a $400,000 reward for capturing the country's top opposition leader.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 9:23:22 PM
Harare, March 10 (DPA) India's Essar Group has signed a $750-million-deal for the takeover of the long ailing Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Corporation (Zisco), local media reported Thursday.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 5:09:34 PM
Harare, March 10 (DPA) Zimbabwe's energy minister was arrested on suspicion of corruption Thursday, an official from the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) confirmed.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 4:58:22 PM
Cairo/Tripoli, March 10 (IANS) Intense fighting between pro- and anti-government forces for control of many cities and towns flared across Libya as defiant strongman Muammar Gaddafi announced a reward of over $400,000 for capturing the country's top opposition leader.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 4:42:26 PM
Accra, March 10 (IANS) Two Indian nationals and their local accomplice have been arrested in the Ghana capital for engaging in telecommunication fraud in this west African nation.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 3:13:30 PM
Benghazi (Libya), March 10 (IANS/AKI) Anti-government protesters in Libya are in contact with the Italian government, a spokesman for the rebels said.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 2:45:37 PM
Rabat, March 10 (DPA) Morocco's King Mohammed VI announced constitutional reform boosting the powers of parliament and guaranteeing human rights, following demonstrations demanding more democracy.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 11:36:45 AM
Cairo, March 9 (DPA) Eighty-four Egyptian state security officers have been detained and were now being investigated for burning and shredding of police documents, many of which pointed to alleged torture of detainees, according to state media Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 09, 2011 7:08:50 PM
Tripoli/Cairo, March 9 (DPA) A private jet belonging to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi landed at Cairo International Airport Wednesday, with on board an army general carrying a message for Egyptian authorities, officials said.
Wednesday, March 09, 2011 6:48:06 PM
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