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‘Sisi must pardon all 3 Al Jazeera journalists’

Australian Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste called Sunday for Egypt’s President to pardon him and two colleagues handed prison sentences in a shock ruling that sparked international condemnation and w

India calls for comprehensive fight against terrorism

India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: PTI)

India on Tuesday called for a “comprehensive” fight against terror groups like the Pakistan-based LeT and Taliban which have grown in its neighbourhood and the dreaded ISIS that is now emerging as a t

India firm on its Palestine policy: MEA

India on Monday conveyed to the Arab League that its policy on the Palestinian cause remains “unchanged” and that its support to the people of Palestine will be “undiluted” in the future.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Egypt to boost ties

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: PTI)

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here on Sunday on the first leg of a two-nation tour which is expected to see new vistas being opened in bilateral ties with particular focus on boostin

Bomb kills 2 Egyptian policemen, wounds 24: officials

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Security forces are being targeted by Islamic State group jihadists.

Egypt sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to life imprisonment

Mohammad Badie, head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. (File photo: AFP)

This is the latest of a part of a sustained crackdown on the group

ISIS blast in Cairo injures 29

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An Egyptian worker checks a hole after the bombing in the street outside the national security building in the Shubra el-Kheima neighbourhood of Cairo early on Thursday. — AP

Massive Islamic State car bomb hits Cairo security building, wounds 29

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Glass from blown-out windows littered the surrounding streets

A great Zen master, in charge of the monastery of Mayu Kagi, owned a cat, who was the real love of his life.

To understand the Patidar, or Patel, stir in Gujarat, let us look at the background.