Libya’s El Sharara field shuts after fighting damages refinery tank

Libya's El Sharara field shuts after fighting damages refinery tank 1

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 Tripoli- Libya’s El Sharara field has shut down production after a tank was damaged at the Zawiya refinery during fighting between armed groups More...

UAE ceases all shipments to Libya

UAE ceases all shipments to Libya 1

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 Shipping company Safmarine has informed customers that it will cease acceptance of all export and transhipment cargo ex-UAE to Libyan ports with More...

Egyptian killed in Libya south west of Tripoli

Egyptian men stand in a line while waiting to be transported to Djerba airport, from where they will be evacuated back to Egypt, at the Ras Jdir border crossing, southeast of Tunis August 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 An Egyptian was killed in Libya and his body was found south west of the capital Tripoli, reported the state-owned news agency MENA. “Civilians More...

UAE ceases all shipments to Libya 1

UAE ceases all shipments to Libya

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 Shipping company Safmarine has informed customers that it will cease acceptance of all export and transhipment cargo ex-UAE to Libyan ports with immediate More...

Libya oil production up to 1.5mbpd

Thursday 11 September,2014 TRIPOLI: Libya said yesterday it expects oil production to reach 1.5 million barrels per day by year-end, with output quadrupled since the beginning More...

Tripoli Food & Pack Show, Tripoli 02-Jun-2014 to 05-Jun-2014

Tripoli Food & Pack Show, Tripoli 02-Jun-2014 to 05-Jun-2014 1

Tripoli Food & Pack Show is a premier trade fair for food and food techonologies and packaging machinery industry in More...

Libya Energy | 04-07 Dec 2014

Libya Energy | 04-07 Dec 2014 1

Libya Energy, International exhibition on energy generation and conservation, to showcase the progress made, deliberate More...

Islamic State shoots down Syrian war plane -monitor group 1 Islamic State shoots down Syrian war plane -monitor group

Tuesday 16 September, 2014 BEIRUT – Islamic State fighters shot down a Syrian war plane using...

Iraqi official briefs Syria's Assad on efforts against Islamic State 1 Iraqi official briefs Syria’s Assad on efforts against Islamic State

Tuesday 16 September, 2014 BEIRUT – Iraq’s national security adviser briefed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on...

U.S. to Assad: Beware of interfering with U.S. air power in Syria 1 U.S. to Assad: Beware of interfering with U.S. air power in Syria

Tuesday 16 September, 2014 WASHINGTON – The Syrian military’s air defenses would face retaliation if Syria...

Bayern Munich host familiar foes Manchester City

Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski during a Bundesliga match in Munich on September 13, 2014. AFP

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 MUNICH (GERMANY) – For the fifth time in four years, European giants Bayern More...

Ashley-Cooper and Genia return for Wallabies

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 SYDNEY – Adam Ashley-Cooper has recovered from injury and Will Genia and Benn Robinson were recalled Wednesday..

Liverpool return sets Champions League battle underway

Tuesday 16 September, 2014 PARIS – Liverpool’s return to European action for the first time in five years and Real Madrid’s..

Pope in South Korea: Live Report

Pope Francis takes part in a beatification mass at Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul (AFP Photo/Vincenzo Pinto)

Saturday 16 August, 2014 Hong Kong: 03:10 GMT – Closing Report – AFP IS CLOSING ITS LIVE REPORT on the More...

Malaysian jet crash in Ukraine: Live Report

Friday, July 18, 2014 London (AFP) – 12:13 GMT – Mistaken identity? – In Russia, conspiracy theories abound as to how..

Tomatoes Fight Prostate Cancer

Egyptians cross from Libya to Egypt through the Salloum land port gate on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011 (Photo: AP) Monday 01 September, 2014 Exciting research was announced on Wednesday, suggesting that a regular diet of tomatoes may help in the..

Boeing, SpaceX to send astronauts to space station

The company -- or companies -- that will build America's next space taxi to carry astronauts to low Earth orbit and back is to be revealed Tuesday at Florida's Kennedy Space Center at 4:00 pm. AFP Wednesday 17 September, 2014 NASA awarded multi-billion-dollar contracts to Boeing and SpaceX on Tuesday to build America’s next spacecraft for carrying..
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5 Things Everyone Should Know About Ramadan

Saturday, June 28, 2014 The Muslim observance of Ramadan begins this evening and ends a month later on Monday, July 28...
Bassingbourn Barracks

Libyan soldiers at Bassingbourn Barracks need humility not prejudice

Monday 01 September, 2014 I WAS JUST THINKING ABOUT … … intolerance. Much as I have tried to bite my tongue..
US President Barack Obama speaks at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on September 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia (AFP Photo/Mandel Ngan)

Obama: Ebola crisis ‘spiraling out of control’

Wednesday 17 September, 2014 Atlanta (AFP) – President Barack Obama issued a global call to action to fight West Africa’s Ebola..

Weather, Tripoli, Libya

80° Humidity: 36%
Clouds: 44%
Wind (NE): 12mph
scattered clouds