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Three-day mourning in Kenya after chopper crash
Nairobi, June 11 (IANS) Kenyan president Mwai Kibaki has declared three-day national mourning which begins Monday onwards, following a helicopter crash near the capital Nairobi in which a minister, his deputy and four other officials were killed Sunday.

Monday, June 11, 2012 3:23:31 AM

Two Kenyan ministers among six killed in chopper crash
Nairobi, June 10 (IANS) Kenya's internal security minister and his deputy were among six government officials killed in a police helicopter crash Sunday near the capital Nairobi, Kenyan media reported.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 4:18:38 PM

Kenya minister killed in chopper crash
Nairobi, June 10 (IANS) The internal security minister of Kenya and three other people have been killed in a helicopter crash near Nairobi, Kenyan media reported Sunday.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 2:08:14 PM

Hosni Mubarak facing stroke risk : official
Cairo, June 10 (IANS) Hosni Mubarak may suffer a stroke at any time, according to an official in the Torah prison where the Egyptian ex- president is presently serving a life imprisonment, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 3:06:43 AM

EU offers $28 mn aid to Syria
Brussels, June 9 (IANS/WAM) The European Union (EU) has announced a 23-million-euro (about $28 mn) humanitarian aid to Syria.

Saturday, June 09, 2012 8:45:24 PM

Senegal coach optimistic ahead of World Cup qualifier
Kampala (Uganda), June 9 (IANS) Senegal's head coach Joseph Koto is confident his team will pick three points against Uganda Saturday when the two teams clash in a 2014 World Cup qualifier at Namboole Stadium on the outskirts of the Ugandan capital Kampala.

Saturday, June 09, 2012 5:22:20 PM

Adebayor to miss Togo's World Cup qualifier
Lome (Togo), June 9 (IANS) Emmanuel Adebayor will once again miss Togo's 2014 World Cup qualifier against DR Congo in Kinshasa Sunday.

Saturday, June 09, 2012 1:44:41 PM

UAE charity gets one mn hours of volunteer work
Abu Dhabi, June 8 (IANS/WAM) Volunteers from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and around the world have dedicated one million hours of work to UAE charity group Zayed Giving Initiative.

Friday, June 08, 2012 11:14:51 PM

39 couples marry at UAE mass wedding
Abu Dhabi, June 8 (IANS/WAM) As many as 39 couples Friday got married at a mass wedding ceremony in Abu Dhabi.

Friday, June 08, 2012 11:12:01 PM

Ghana's central bank five-year bond oversubscribed
Accra, June 8 (IANS) The five-year bond issued by Ghana's central bank Thursday was oversubscribed by 141 percent.

Friday, June 08, 2012 11:08:28 AM

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