A fighter of Libyan forces allied with the UN-backed government runs for cover during a battle with Islamic State fighters in Sirte, Libya, on Sunday. Photograph: Goran Tomasevic/Reuters

US launches airstrikes against Isis in Libya

US warplanes have attacked Islamic State forces in Libya, the Pentagon has announced, at the start of what US officials say will More...

A man walks past wreckages of a vehicle in Benghazi last month following clashes between forces loyal to eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar and an Islamist-leaning armed group. Photograph: Stringer/Reuters

Benghazi car bomb kills 22 and injures 20 amid Libya clashes

A car bomb targeting security forces in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi has killed 22 people and wounded 20, a spokesman for the More...

Chaos persists

Libya ‘NATO revolutionaries’ urge fight against French troops

TRIPOLI – Armed groups including Islamists have urged Libyans to mobilise against French and other foreign troops deployed More...

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UNESCO puts five Libya sites on heritage-in-danger list

NEW YORK – The UN’s cultural agency on Thursday added Libya’s five World Heritage sites to its danger list, saying More...

The justice, economy and industry, finance, and national reconciliation ministers were dismissed

Four ministers sacked from Libya’s unity government

Libya’s UN-backed unity government said on Friday that four of its ministers had been sacked just three months after it set More...

The Italian coast guards were able to rescue 107 people trapped on board

Ten women die as refugee boat capsizes

The women were found dead in the bottom of a partially submerged dinghy, according to Italian coast guard spokesman Captain Cosimo More...

The court was shown a chapter of Why I Left Goldman Sachs by Greg Smith. Photograph: Frank Franklin II/AP

Goldman Sachs banker handed out iPods to win Libyan deal, court hears

Youssef Kabbaj became one of firm’s best salesmen as a result of 2008 trades disputed by Libyan Investment Authority A former Goldman More...

No immediate claim of responsibility

Car bomb kills four civilians in Libya’s Benghazi

TRIPOLI – A car bomb killed four civilians and wounded 14 others in the war-torn Libyan city of Benghazi Friday night, a hospital More...

Saraj receives an official invitation to visit France.

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Tripoli, 27.08.2016 – Lana – Head of the presidential council of the national accord government 'NAG' "Fayez Saraj" , had received an official More...

UPDATE- Egypt’s politics digest Aug. 26: Egypt welcomes Kerry’s positive remarks on economic reform plan

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CAIRO: No more browsing from site to site, view the top business news stories on August 26 here: FM welcomes Kerry’s positive remarks on Egypt’s economic reform plan Ministry More...

Head of ‘NAG’ meets American military official.

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Stuttgart, 25.08.2016 – Lana – Head of the national accord government'NAG' "Fayez Saraj" , last night in the German city Stuttgart , met with More...

First step towards consensus

In sign of progress, Libya oil authorities reach deal to unify sector

TRIPOLI – Rival leaders of Libya’s National Oil Corporation have agreed to unify their ranks, in a move expected to strengthen the country’s vital oil industry More...

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...

Libyan Investment Authority welcomes new Government of National Accord

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LIA Headquarters, Tripoli, 3rd April 2016: The Libyan Investment Authority (LIA) today welcomed the establishment of the More...

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

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

Breaking News Convicted spy Pollard loses challenge to U.S. parole conditions

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jonathan Pollard, a former U.S. Navy intelligence officer convicted of spying for...

Breaking News Kurds say Islamic State oil overseer killed in joint ops with U.S

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The Islamic State militant in charge of the group's oil operations in Iraq...

Breaking News U.S. would welcome Turkish-Russian military cooperation against Islamic State

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States would welcome Turkish-Russian military cooperation in Syria if it were...

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

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Tuesday 14 July, 2015 VIENNA – 14:25 GMT – ISRAEL NOT BOUND BY IRAN DEAL, WILL DEFEND ITSELF: NETANYAHU 14:23 More...

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..