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Algerian troops kill nine militants
Algiers, May 6 (IANS) Algerian troops Monday killed nine militants in the southernmost province of Tamenrasset, near border with Mali, the media reported.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 2:50:03 AM

Chinese premier proposes China-Africa cooperation upgrade
Addis Ababa, May 5 (IANS) Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Monday proposed that China and Africa earnestly boost collaboration in industry, finance, poverty reduction, ecological protection, people-to-people exchanges, and peace and security so as to create an upgraded version of their all-round cooperation.

Monday, May 5, 2014 6:42:15 PM

Is Maitiq Libya's new prime minister?
Tripoli, May 5 (IANS) After dramatic and chaotic elections, Ahmed Omar Maitiq was Monday confirmed as Libya's new prime minister by the embattled country's parliament, a top official announced.

Monday, May 5, 2014 6:00:04 PM

Etihad named best Middle East airline
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been named the Middle East's Leading Airline for the eighth consecutive year at the World Travel Awards Middle East.

Monday, May 5, 2014 4:18:08 PM

Injured Rudisha to skip Doha Diamond League meet
Nairobi, May 5 (IANS) Kenya's David Rudisha will not be returning to the track in Doha, Qatar May 9 for the first leg of the 2014 Diamond League series.

Monday, May 5, 2014 2:08:04 PM

UN chief commends BRICS countries for battling global warming
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon commended efforts made by the BRICS countries in fighting global warming but urged them to increase their contribution.

Monday, May 5, 2014 12:10:03 PM

Tackle climate change before too late: UN chief
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS/WAM) From the tropics to the poles, from small islands to large continents, and from the poorest countries to the richest, climate change impacts are already widespread, costly and consequential, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said, urging stakeholders gathered in the UAE capital to consider concrete actions to tackle the phenomenon now before it is too late.

Monday, May 5, 2014 8:36:07 AM

New Libyan PM vote declared invalid
Tripoli, May 5 (IANS) Libya's interim parliament Sunday night invalidated its pick of a new prime minister, just hours after a chaotic vote dramatising the slow political progress in the war-torn country.

Monday, May 5, 2014 6:02:28 AM

Al Qaeda-inspired group claims Egypt attacks
Cairo, May 4 (IANS) Al Qaeda-inspired militant group Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis has claimed responsibility for twin suicide bombings that killed three people and wounded eight others Friday in the southern Sinai peninsula in Egypt.

Sunday, May 4, 2014 8:44:05 PM

Guinea's Ebola death toll rises to 81
Conakry, May 4 (IANS) The Ebola virus has killed 81 people out of 127 confirmed cases in Guinea so far this year, health authorities said.

Sunday, May 4, 2014 6:34:04 PM

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