Pretoria, Dec 14 (IANS) The whereabouts of anti-apartheid hero and South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, currently receiving treatment for a lung infection, have puzzled journalists who are scrambling to get first-hand information about his condition, a media report said Friday.
Friday, December 14, 2012 7:32:04 PM
Johannesburg, Dec 14 (IANS) President Jacob Zuma Thursday unveiled a giant statue of former president Nelson Mandela, paying tribute to Mandela's contribution to "a united, non-racial, non sexist, democratic and prosperous South Africa".
Friday, December 14, 2012 1:08:05 PM
Abu Dhabi, Dec 13 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways has brought home top honours by winning the World's Leading Airline title for the fourth year in a row .
Thursday, December 13, 2012 9:38:07 AM
Cairo, Dec 13 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been elected president of the Arab Parliament for a three-year term during the first session of the pan-Arab body here.
Thursday, December 13, 2012 7:44:05 AM
Cairo, Dec 12 (IANS) Egypt will not run the referendum on its draft constitution in two rounds scheduled for Dec 15, the Al Jazeera TV reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 4:06:17 PM
Algeria, Dec 12 (IANS/EFE) Two Algerian air force pilots died when their planes collided during a training exercise, the defence ministry said Tuesday.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 10:58:09 AM
Cairo, Dec 12 (IANS/EFE) Egyptian authorities announced Tuesday that the restoration of several pieces from the funerary regalia of the pharaoh Tutenkhamen, who reigned between 1332-1323 B.C., has been completed.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 10:40:16 AM
Abu Dhabi, Dec 12 (IANS/WAM) Describing women as vital part of the country's future, a UAE daily has welcomed a cabinet resolution passed this week, requiring all government bodies and companies to have women members on their boards.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 9:54:15 AM
Algiers, Dec 11 (IANS) Two military pilots were killed in Algeria when their MiG fighter planes collided mid-air, the Algerian defence ministry said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 9:54:08 PM
Cape Town, Dec 11 (IANS) Hackers have attacked several websites of the South African government in the past few days, a media report said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:56:07 PM
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