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Etihad Airways named world's leading airline
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

UAE to lead Arab Parliament
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

Egypt referendum not in two stages: report
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

Two Algerian pilots die in mid-air collision
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

Egypt completes restoration of King Tut regalia
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

'Women a vital part of UAE workforce'
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

Two MiGs collide in Algeria, pilots killed
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

South African government websites hacked
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

Mandela suffering from lung infection
Johannesburg, Dec 11 (IANS) Anti-apartheid champion and former South African president Nelson Mandela has been suffering from a recurrence of a previous lung infection and was receiving appropriate treatment, the government said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:12:06 PM

Six die in South African bridge collapse
Johannesburg, Dec 11 (IANS) Six people were killed and five injured when a bridge collapsed in eastern South Africa, media reports said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 3:08:10 PM

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