Cairo to host 300-member congress of Libyan tribes Monday 1

Cairo to host 300-member congress of Libyan tribes Monday

Sunday 24 May, 2015 CAIRO: Egypt will host a meeting of Libyan tribes’ representatives to discuss a political solution to their More...

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (Photo: AP)

Foreign countries won’t participate in Libyan tribal leaders forum: Egypt FM

Sunday 24 May, 2015 Egypt’s foreign minister Sameh Shoukry has said the upcoming meeting of Libyan tribal leaders in Cairo will More...

Libyan Navy boat carries illegal migrants who attempted to flee the coast to Europe back to the coastal city of Tripoli May 5, 2015. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny

Unable to halt Europe-bound migrants, Tripoli demands help

Sunday 24 May, 2015 TRIPOLI – Europe cannot halt the deadly traffic of African migrants across the Mediterranean unless it ends More...

People stand by part of a Saudi fighter jet found in Bani Harith district north of Yemen's capital Sanaa May 24, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Fighting partly destroys Yemeni-Saudi border crossing – witnesses

Sunday 24 May, 2015 CAIRO- Saudi forces and Yemen’s Houthi militia traded heavy artillery fire which blew up part of the main border More...

Iraqi soldiers and Shiite fighters from the popular committees fire towards Islamic State (IS) positions in the Garma district of Anbar province on May 19, 2015. AFP

IS seizes Iraqi side of key Syria border crossing

Sunday 24 May, 2015 BAGHDAD – The Islamic State group seized the Iraqi side of a key border crossing with Syria after isolated government More...

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, pictured during a visit to New Zealand, in Wellington, on April 20, 2015. AFP

Australian PM resists gay marriage referendum push

Sunday 24 May, 2015 SYDNEY – Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Sunday said his country would not follow Ireland’s lead More...

Members of the Iraqi army and Shi'ite fighters launch a mortar toward Islamic State militants outskirt the city of Falluja, Iraq May 19, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

Shi’ite militias advance on Islamic State insurgents near Iraq’s Ramadi

Sunday 24 May, 2015 BAGHDAD/BEIRUT- Shi’ite Muslim militiamen and Iraqi army forces launched a counter-offensive against Islamic More...

Family members of victims and well wishers are seen after a suicide bomb attack at the Imam Ali mosque in the village of al-Qadeeh in the eastern province of Gatif, Saudi Arabia, May 22, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

Saudi clerics urge calm as village hit by Islamic State seethes

Sunday 24 May, 2015 DUBAI – Saudi Arabia’s top Sunni cleric on Saturday branded a deadly attack on Shi’ite Muslims a bid to More...

Cairo to host 300-member congress of Libyan tribes Monday

Cairo to host 300-member congress of Libyan tribes Monday 1

Sunday 24 May, 2015 CAIRO: Egypt will host a meeting of Libyan tribes’ representatives to discuss a political solution to their country’s crisis Monday, said Assistant to More...

Libyan government warplanes attack ship near port: officials

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Sunday 24 May, 2015 TRIPOLI/BENGHAZI- Warplanes from Libya’s official government attacked an oil tanker off the coast near the city of Sirte on Sunday, wounding two people, More...

Foreign countries won’t participate in Libyan tribal leaders forum: Egypt FM

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (Photo: AP)

Sunday 24 May, 2015 Egypt’s foreign minister Sameh Shoukry has said the upcoming meeting of Libyan tribal leaders in Cairo will not include other foreign countries because More...

Radisson Blu Hotel Misrata to Open Early 2016 in Libya 1

Radisson Blu Lodge Misrata to Open Early 2016 in Libya

Carlson Rezidor re-enters Libya by saying the Radisson Blu Lodge, Misrata: the 126-rooms property is scheduled to open in early 2016 and would be the first internationally branded More...

Oil costs attain 2015 highs on new Libya tensions

Wednesday 06 Might, 2015 International oil costs hit 2015 peaks immediately as recent tensions in oil producer Libya raised considerations a few provide disruption within the More...

Panasonic to Launch Industry’s Smallest Enhancement-Mode 600V GaN Power Transistors Package*

Panasonic to Launch Industry's Smallest Enhancement-Mode 600V GaN Power Transistors Package* 1

OSAKA, Japan. – Monday, May 18th 2015 [ME NewsWire] (BUSINESS WIRE)– Panasonic Corporation today announced that it will More...

Erin Energy Announces Production Rate from the Oyo Field

Erin Energy Announces Production Rate from the Oyo Field 1

HOUSTON. – Monday, May 18th 2015 [ME NewsWire] (BUSINESS WIRE)– Erin Energy Corporation (“Erin Energy” More...

People stand by part of a Saudi fighter jet found in Bani Harith district north of Yemen's capital Sanaa May 24, 2015. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah Fighting partly destroys Yemeni-Saudi border crossing – witnesses

Sunday 24 May, 2015 CAIRO- Saudi forces and Yemen’s Houthi militia traded heavy artillery fire which...

Iraqi soldiers and Shiite fighters from the popular committees fire towards Islamic State (IS) positions in the Garma district of Anbar province on May 19, 2015. AFP IS seizes Iraqi side of key Syria border crossing

Sunday 24 May, 2015 BAGHDAD – The Islamic State group seized the Iraqi side of a...

Members of the Iraqi army and Shi'ite fighters launch a mortar toward Islamic State militants outskirt the city of Falluja, Iraq May 19, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer Shi’ite militias advance on Islamic State insurgents near Iraq’s Ramadi

Sunday 24 May, 2015 BAGHDAD/BEIRUT- Shi’ite Muslim militiamen and Iraqi army forces launched a counter-offensive against...

Chiefs stay on track with win over Bulls in Super 15

Francois Hougaard (left) of the Northern Bulls misses an attempt to tackle Damian McKenzie of Waikato Chiefs in Rotorua, New Zealand, on May 22, 2015. AFP

Friday 22 May, 2015 ROTORUA (NEW ZEALAND) – The Waikato Chiefs boosted their play-off chances with a bonus-point More...

Burgess in England World Cup training squad

Wednesday 20 May, 2015 LONDON – Rugby league convert Sam Burgess was named in hosts England’s 50-man training squad announced Wednesday..

Prince Harry ends New Zealand, Australia visit on winning note

Saturday 16 May, 2015 AUCKLAND – Britain’s Prince Harry wrapped up a visit to New Zealand and Australia on Saturday by..

Nepal earthquake: live Report

A rescue helicopter prepares to land and airlift the injured from Everest Base Camp (AFP Photo/Roberto Schmidt)

Sunday 26 April, 2015 Hong Kong – 10:fifty three GMT – Streets – “Individuals are sleeping on the streets More...

Lee Kuan Yew Singapore state funeral: LIVE REPORT

Sunday 29 March, 2015 Hong Kong – 08:59 GMT – Last goodbye – WE ARE CLOSING AFP’S LIVE REPORT following the..

French Alps plane crash search: LIVE REPORT

Wednesday 25 March, 2015 Le Vernet (France) – 17:08 GMT – AFP IS CLOSING THIS LIVE REPORT on the investigation and..
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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...
Libya has caromed from one crisis to the next 1

Libya has caromed from one crisis to the next

Sunday 17 May, 2015 When the ferocious battle for Tripoli’s international airport broke out last summer between Libya Dawn and militias..
A health worker wearing protective gear works at an Ebola treatment centre in Macenta, Guinea, in November 2014 at the height of the crisis. AFP

Specialists denounce WHO’s sluggish Ebola response

Monday eleven Might, 2015 GENEVA – A UN-sponsored unbiased report by specialists on Monday denounced the World Well being Group’s sluggish..

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