Libya descended into chaos after the October 2011 ouster and killing of longtime dictator Moamer Kadhafi, with two governments vying for power and armed groups battling over its vast energy resources (AFP Photo/Abdullah Doma)

Libya unity govt bid hits snag over defence portfolio

Tripoli (AFP) – Efforts to hammer out a Libyan unity authorities are stumbling over the defence portfolio, an official stated More...

Libya has been in chaos since the 2011 ouster of Gathafi

Libya parliament extends deadline for formation of latest unity authorities

SKHIRAT – Libya’s internationally recognised parliament has prolonged to Sunday a deadline for the formation of a brand More...

Hero or hindrance?

Efforts to type Libya unity authorities stumble over defence portfolio

TRIPOLI – Efforts to hammer out a Libyan unity authorities are stumbling over the defence portfolio, an official mentioned Wednesday, More...

Libyan Prime Minister-designate Fayez al-Sarraj (left) and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini attend a joint press conference in Tunis, on January 8, 2016 (AFP Photo/Fethi Belaid)

Libya PM-designate to propose ‘more restrained’ unity government

Adviser to unity government says Sarraj will present new government ‘within 10 days’ for approval by parliament. Read more  More...

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EU fears IS leaders might transfer to Libya

BRUSSELS – Islamic State army losses in Syria and Iraq might immediate a few of its leaders to relocate to Libya the place they’ll More...

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Turkey Mediates for Reply in Libya

Cairo- Turkish mediation opened up between prime minister- designate of the Authorities of Nationwide Accord of Libya, Fayez al-Sarraj, More...

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Libya’s oil firm empties storage tanks in Ras Lanuf after Islamic State assaults

Libya’s Nationwide Oil Company has emptied oil storage tanks on the Ras Lanuf terminal as a precaution after Islamic State militants More...

Egypt tightens security on Libyan border following mysterious airstrikes 1

Egypt tightens safety on Libyan border following mysterious airstrikes

Egyptian police forces deployed close to the border with Libya have been placed on a excessive state of alert following airstrikes More...

Tunisia prepares for possible intervention in Libya

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Tunisia shares a border with Libya, where Western powers are considering an intervention against jihadists. Read more  More...

Sisi meets heads of American Jewish organizations

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CAIRO: President Abdel Fatah al Sisi met Thursday with a delegation of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations as part of their tour through the More...

Al- Saour: Attorney General’s Office follows up and scrutinizes daily cases, and issues instructions to investigate and arrest.

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…2 Tripoli, 11.02.2016 Head of Investigations at Attorney General's Office, Al-Sadiq Al- Saour expected Thursday finalizing investigations into the Abusaleem massacre More...

Flames rise from an oil refinery in Cairo, May 6, 2008. Egypt's parliament approved steep increases in fuel and cigarette prices and vehicle licence fees on Monday to cover the costs of public-sector pay hikes that President Hosni Mubarak proposed last week. REUTERS/Nasser Nuri (EGYPT)

Libya’s japanese oil firm says indicators cargo cope with Egypt

BENGHAZI – The state oil firm of Libya’s japanese authorities has signed a deal to promote 2 million barrels of crude to Egypt, a spokesman stated, boosting its efforts More...

Libya’s oil output down to 300,000 bpd – official

Monday 05 October, 2015 TRIPOLI – Libya’s oil production has dropped to 300,000 barrels per day, less than a quarter of what it produced before the 2011 fall of Muammar More...

A New Organization That Can Hand-Hold Startup Entrepreneurs To Make Them Succeed

A New Organization That Can Hand-Hold Startup Entrepreneurs To Make Them Succeed 1

Chennai, Tamil Nadu – 10/04/2015 — Venturing into a business needs a lot of guts. Entrepreneurial minded people More...

Press Release: Cameron and Sisi discuss situation in Libya

British Embassy In Cairo

Thursday 25 June, 2015 Press Release: Prime Minister David Cameron and President el-Sisi discuss the situation More...

Breaking News ‘Cessation of hostilities’ in Syria lets Russia keep bombing

MUNICH (Reuters) - Major powers agreed on Friday to a "cessation of hostilities" in Syria to...

Breaking News Thousands of Iraqi refugees leave Finland voluntarily

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Thousands of Iraqi refugees who arrived in Finland last year have decided to...

Breaking News Major powers agree to plan for ‘cessation of hostilities’ in Syria

MUNICH (Reuters) - Major powers agreed on Friday to implement a cessation of hostilities in Syria...

Murray off to flying begin in Hopman Cup

Andy Murray hits a return against Kenny de Schepper in the Hopman Cup in Perth on January 4, 2016. AFP

PERTH (AUSTRALIA) – World quantity two Andy Murray blew away his coaching courtroom cobwebs with a season-opening More...

Van Gaal hopes Rooney sparks Man Utd upsurge

MANCHESTER (UNITED KINGDOM) – Manchester United supervisor Louis van Gaal paid tribute to Wayne Rooney after his winner towards Swansea Metropolis..

South Africa defend Cape City Sevens title

CAPE TOWN – Defending champions South Africa defeated Argentina 29-14 on Sunday to win a 3rd Cape City Sevens title in..

Iran nuclear deal: LIVE REPORT



Greeks vote ‘No’ – What now? LIVE REPORT

Monday 06 July, 2015 ATHENS – 13:38 GMT – Piketty slams Germany – Top economist and influential author Thomas Piketty strongly..

Greek referendum: LIVE REPORT

Sunday 05 July, 2015 ATHENS – 17:31 GMT – Debt has soared – Greece’s debt has shot up from 130 percent..
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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...
A man points to a wall riddled with bullet holes in Misrata, in January 2015. Clashes had erupted between secular and Islamist forces in the past two months — Photo: Hamza Turkia/Xinhua/​ZUMA

Probing The Soul Of Misrata, Martyr Of Libyan Revolution

Sunday 28 June, 2015 MISRATA — It’s a strange city where 15-year-old kids can be seen jumping behind the wheel of..
A health official works at the Ebola treatment centre run by the French red cross society in Macenta, Guinea on November 20, 2014. AFP

Ebola battle nears landmark as Guinea to be declared illness-free

CONAKRY – A key second within the battle towards the world’s deadliest outbreak of Ebola can be reached on Tuesday when..