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Libya to seek ex spy chief''s extradition (Lead, Changing Dateline)
Tripoli, March 18 (IANS) Tripoli will ask Mauritania to extradite Libya''s former intelligence chief arrested in the capital city of Nouakchott, an official said.

Sunday, March 18, 2012 6:09:10 AM

Etihad Airways to serve fresh, organic food on flights
Abu Dhabi, March 17 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will now supply fresh, organic food in its flights'' first class.

Saturday, March 17, 2012 10:16:20 AM

Abu Dhabi prince meets US defence secretary
Abu Dhabi, March 16 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has met visiting US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta and discussed bilateral ties.

Friday, March 16, 2012 9:54:10 PM

Egypt to extradite Gaddafi supporters
Cairo, March 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt is planning to hand over to Libya loyalists of slain leader Muammar Gaddafi who fled to Egypt after rebels toppled his regime.

Friday, March 16, 2012 6:39:18 PM

India, Nigeria strengthen ties with Track II dialogue
Lagos, March 16 (IANS) India and the oil-rich Nigeria, Africa''s most populous country, have firmed up a Track II dialogue and unveiled new initiatives towards a strategic partnership that includes a joint academic project between leading think tanks of the two countries and joint defence production.

Friday, March 16, 2012 2:07:04 PM

South Korean media delegation visits UAE
Abu Dhabi, March 15 (IANS/WAM) A South Korean media delegation is currently on a visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to chronicle the country''s development in economic, educational, cultural, infrastructural and tourism sectors.

Thursday, March 15, 2012 10:59:58 PM

UAE short films to participate in Cannes 2012
Abu Dhabi, March 15 (IANS/WAM) Short films produced in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will participate in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, an official said.

Thursday, March 15, 2012 10:37:28 PM

Zambia yet to receive money for winning 2012 Africa Cup
Lusaka (Zambia), March 15 (IANS) The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has not yet given Zambia money for winning the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which was co-hosted by Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) confirmed.

Thursday, March 15, 2012 5:53:54 PM

Arab world faces reform or revolution: Tunisia
Tunis, March 15 (IANS) Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki has said the Arab world is faced with two alternatives -- "engage in deep, radical reforms or face revolutions and all the consequences that derive from them", the official TAP press agency reported.

Thursday, March 15, 2012 5:37:50 AM

White rhino calf born in UAE zoo
Abu Dhabi, March 14 (IANS/WAM) A rare white rhinoceros calf -- considered the "most social" of all rhino species -- has taken birth at the Al Ain zoo in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 11:24:50 PM

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