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Five die in platinum mine violence in South Africa
Johannesburg, Aug 14 (IANS) Five people have been killed in violence at a platinum mine in northern South Africa, police said.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 11:34:10 AM

Greater Flamingo breeds at Al Wathba Wetland Reserve
Abu Dhabi, Aug 13 (IANS/WAM) The greater flamingo has successfully bred once again at the Al Wathba Wetland Reserve in Abu Dhabi, the emirate's environment agency (EAD) revealed Monday.

Monday, August 13, 2012 11:47:37 PM

Top military dismissals are in Egypt's interests: Morsi
Cairo, Aug 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi Monday said the dismissal of the country's powerful defence minister and a top military general has been done in the country's interest.

Monday, August 13, 2012 5:13:34 PM

Egypt president orders defence minister to retire
Cairo, Aug 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has deposed the country's defence minister and a top military officer, pushing them into "retirement" but naming them as presidential advisors.

Monday, August 13, 2012 7:56:29 AM

Hippo kills man in Burundi
Bujumbura (Burundi), Aug 13 (IANS) A hippopotamus killed a fisherman in Lake Rweru in central Africa's Burundi, Xinhua reported.

Monday, August 13, 2012 6:23:00 AM

UAE sends aid for Myanmar Muslims
Abu Dhabi, Aug 12 (IANS/WAM) UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has instructed his charity to urgently dispatch relief aid to Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims affected in sectarian violence.

Sunday, August 12, 2012 11:29:40 PM

UAE calls for end of Myanmar violence
Abu Dhabi, Aug 11 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has called on the international community to help end the sectarian violence in Myanmar.

Saturday, August 11, 2012 11:27:29 PM

UAE distribues iftar meals in Mauritania
Nouakchott (Mauritania), Aug 10 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has distributed iftar meals to hundreds of people in the west African nation of Mauritania.

Friday, August 10, 2012 11:12:44 PM

UAE, Switzerland discuss judicial cooperation
Abu Dhabi, Aug 10 (IANS/WAM) The UAE and Switzerland have discussed ways to boost judicial cooperation.

Friday, August 10, 2012 10:58:44 PM

UAE, UN aid agency explore cooperation
Abu Dhabi, Aug 9 (IANS/WAM) The UAE and the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) have discussed joint cooperation during humanitarian emergencies.

Thursday, August 09, 2012 10:59:18 PM

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