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Franklin to return to stage in May
Los Angeles, Feb 11 (IANS) Legendary singer Aretha Franklin will be returning to stage in May for a tribute show.

Friday, February 11, 2011 4:39:19 AM

We are witnessing history unfold in Egypt: Obama
Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) Keeping a close watch on developments in Egypt as speculation mounted that President Hosni Mubarak would step down Thursday night, US President Barack Obama said 'we are witnessing history unfold' and pledged support for a democratic transition.

Friday, February 11, 2011 12:41:58 AM

UN chief condemns suicide bombing in Pakistan
United Nations, Feb 11 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday condemned a suicide bomb attack in northwest Pakistan, which killed about 30 soldiers.

Friday, February 11, 2011 12:02:18 AM

Egypt situation very fluid: US
Washington/Cairo, Feb 10 (IANS) Amid mounting speculation of Hosni Mubarak likely to quit as president Thursday night, the US described the situation in Egypt as 'very fluid'.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 11:32:30 PM

Mubarak to address nation
Cairo/Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will address the nation Thursday night, amid swirling rumours that he is likely to step down.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 11:14:52 PM

Stong likelihood of Mubarak stepping down: CIA director
Cairo/Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) There is a strong likelihood that embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will step down Thursday night, CIA Director Leon Panetta has told the US Congress.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 10:15:24 PM

17 days on, protesters stay put at Tahrir Square
Cairo/Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Egyptians at Cairo's Tahrir Square Thursday kept up their protest for the 17th day and prepared for another million-strong rally Friday as Google executive and principal protester Wael Ghonim declared that it is 'no longer the time to negotiate' with the government.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 5:28:01 PM

Iranians jailed in Trinidad for passport fraud
Port-of-Spain, Feb 10 (IANS) Two Iranians have been sentenced to a year's imprisonment by a court in Trinidad and Tobago for staying in the country on forged passports.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 4:15:50 PM

India-Pakistan to resume dialogue 'on all issues'
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) India and Pakistan have agreed to 'resume dialogue on all issues' following a meeting of their foreign secretaries in Bhutan, the Indian government said Thursday, stopping short of terming it composite dialogue.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 4:11:59 PM

Ready to die for Revolution 2.0, says Google executive
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) 'It is no longer the time to negotiate' with the Egyptian government, said Google executive Wael Ghonim, one of the principal organisers of the massive anti-Hosni Mubarak protests for which he is 'ready to die'.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 2:33:54 PM

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