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'Nightmare' as Egypt aided China to detain Uighurs

China is one of Egypt's biggest investors, pouring money into massive infrastructure projects.

18 Aug 2019 11:46 AM

Soth Africa announces visa waivers to boost tourism

The unilateral decision comes as official tourism figures released in May reflected a dip in the overall number of visitors to South Africa.

15 Aug 2019 5:13 PM

South Africa buries 46 unidentified corpses lying unclaimed in public morgues

The routine was a sombre reminder of South Africa's perennial failure to identify many corpses.

12 Aug 2019 12:05 PM

Tanzania declares 3 days of national mourning for victims of oil tanker explosion

On Saturday night, police said death toll has reached 64 from the oil tanker explosion in Morogoro, some 200 km west of Dar es Salaam.

11 Aug 2019 3:12 PM

Ghotu Ram Meena is India's new envoy to Republic of Congo

India and the Republic of Congo enjoy warm and friendly relations.

09 Aug 2019 1:08 PM

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Female Kenyan lawmaker brings baby to Parliament, asked to leave

She was stopped from taking her baby to the chamber by the guard, but she insisted on being with her child.

08 Aug 2019 2:17 PM

UN launches new Zimbabwe appeal as millions face food crisis

In addition to food shortages, the appeal also targeted the humanitarian needs of victims of the monster Cyclone Idai.

07 Aug 2019 11:04 AM

Libyan airliner, carrying 124, narrowly avoids being hit by bombing

The incident forced the airport to close air traffic and re-route flights to Misrata, some 200 kilometres (125 miles) further east.

05 Aug 2019 6:17 PM

President Kovind returns home after three-nation visit

India offered concessional financial assistance of USD 100 million to Benin with an aim to help meet its Sustainable Development Goals.

04 Aug 2019 11:37 AM

President Kovind hails Indian diaspora in The Gambia

'I congratulate you on being successful representatives of India,' President Kovind said while addressing the Indian diaspora here.

01 Aug 2019 3:27 PM

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As token of friendship, India gifts 44 SUVs to Mozambique

India shares close, warm and friendly relations with Mozambique, which is cemented by robust development partnership.

30 Jul 2019 6:42 PM

India, Madagascar discuss ways to strengthen bilateral relations

India's ambassador to Madagascar, Abhay Kumar congratulated Ntsay Christian on his reappointment as the Prime Minister.

30 Jul 2019 3:08 PM

India offers USD 100 mn financial aid to Benin during President Kovind's state visit

President Ram Nath Kovind is currently on the first leg of his three-nation visit to Africa.

30 Jul 2019 2:50 PM

India, Benin sign 4 documents during President Kovind's visit

The four documents include a Cultural Exchange Programme between India and Benin for the years 2019-2023.

29 Jul 2019 9:05 PM

India, Benin sign 4 documents during Pres Kovind's visit

The four documents include a Cultural Exchange Programme between India and Benin for the years 2019-2023.

29 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

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Dengue fever kills 13 in Tanzania

The health minister noted that the spread of the virus has slowed down.

28 Jul 2019 8:43 AM

South African Prez Ramaphosa reveals details of meetings with Gupta brothers

Ramaphosa said at this meeting the controversy around the Gupta brothers' relationship with Zuma was also raised.

27 Jul 2019 8:46 AM

Indian-origin woman in South Africa intervenes in fight between parents, kills father

Jewan was rushed to a local hospital but was declared dead on arrival from his stab wounds.

26 Jul 2019 9:22 AM

Suicide bomber kills 6 officials, injures mayor

The mayor, Abdirahman Omar Osman, was in critical condition with head and stomach injuries, officials told The New York Times.

25 Jul 2019 11:08 AM

Watch: Nigerian man climbs on plane’s wing moments before takeoff

An Instagram user shared a post with two videos of the strange incident.

22 Jul 2019 4:18 PM

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