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Malawian President Mutharika dies after heart attack


April 7th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by BNO News
LILONGWE, MALAWI (BNO NEWS) -- Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika died after experiencing a heart attack on Thursday, the government confirmed on Saturday. He was 78.Following the heart attack, Mutharika had been ... Read more...

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Malawi president dies of heart attack


April 6th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lilongwe, April 6 (IANS) Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika died Thursday afternoon following an heart attack, Xinhua reported. He was 78.Born in February, 1934, Mutharika studied in India and the ... Read more...

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Britain warns African nations over gay persecution


October 9th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Britain has warned the poverty-stricken African countries over the persecution of homosexuals as this will lead to their aid being slashed, the Daily Mail reported.International ... Read more...

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African Dream: From Delhi college to Malawi presidency


August 10th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) "The African Dream" brightened up Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) Wednesday as the eponymous book authored by a distinguished alumnus, who is now the ... Read more...

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Delhi University confers honorary degree on Malawian President Mutharika


November 4th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 4 (ANI): Malawian President Bingu Wa Mutharika was conferred an honorary degree by Delhi University here on Thursday for his stupendous works in the African Union.The prestigious Delhi University ... Read more...

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Malawi president gets honorary degree from Delhi University


November 4th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Four decades after he left its portals, the president of the southern African nation of Malawi, Bingu Wa Mutharika, returned to Delhi University to receive a ... Read more...

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India extends credit to Malawi, beefs up economic ties


November 3rd, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) India Wednesday extended a $100 million Line of Credit to Malawi and a grant of $5 million to support the southern African nation's economic development, especially ... Read more...

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India, Malawi ink four pacts to boost economic cooperation


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): India and Malawi on Wednesday signed four bilateral agreements to deepen cooperation in the fields of health, rural development and mineral resources.Malawian President Bingu Wa ... Read more...

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Malawi president arrives on six-day India visit


November 2nd, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Malawi president Bingu Wa Mutharika arrived here Tuesday on a six-day visit, during which he will hold talks with the Indian leadership and receive an honorary ... Read more...

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‘Delhiwala’ Malawi president arriving on six-day visit


November 1st, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Malawi President Bingu Wa Mutharika, who has spent many years as a student in Delhi and describes himself as a "Delhiwala", will be arriving here Tuesday ... Read more...

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Madonna celebrating gay Malawians’ release


May 31st, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Pop diva Madonna has thanked fans for backing a campaign calling for the release of two jailed gay men in Malawi after the pair was freed at ... Read more...

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Malawi president elected new African Union chairman


February 3rd, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, Feb 2 (IANS) Malawi President Bingu Wa Mutharika was elected as the new chairman of the African Union (AU) during a summit of the 53-member group in this Ethiopian capital ... Read more...

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Malawi seeks Indian help in uranium exploration


January 9th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 9 (IANS) Malawi has expressed interest in the joint exploration of potential uranium sites as the southern African country, where China has come in as a big ... Read more...

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Ansari urges Malawi Indians to harness potential for bilateral cooperation


January 9th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLilongwe (Malawi), Jan.9 (ANI): Interacting with members of the Indian community here on Friday evening, Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari urged them to utilise every opportunity and undertake every initiative to ... Read more...

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Malawi, India signs three deals, show interest in joint uranium exploration (Lead)


January 9th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 8 (IANS) The southern African state of Malawi Friday expressed interest in the joint exploration of potential uranium sites along with India."We have already one working mine ... Read more...

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I am a Delhiwala, a product of India: Malawi president (Lead)


January 8th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 8 (IANS) There is a "Delhiwala" ruling a country of 13.5 million people in the heart of Africa. At least that is how Malawi President Bingu wa ... Read more...

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India, Malawi should use Pan African E- Network to re-energize bilateral ties: Ansari


January 8th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLilongwe (Malawi), Jan.8 (ANI): India and Malawi should use the Pan African E- Network to re-energize existing bilateral ties, said visiting Indian Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari.Highlighting the historic ties ... Read more...

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Vice-President Ansari arrives in Malawi


January 8th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLilongwe (Malawi), Jan.8 (ANI): Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari arrived in Malawian capital Lilongwe from Zambia capital Lusaka on Thursday afternoon on a three-day state visit.Malawi's Vice-President Joyce Banda and other ... Read more...

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I am a Delhiwala and product of India: Malawi president


January 8th, 2010 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 8 (IANS) From reminiscing about his days in Delhi to his fondness for bhangra, the president of the small, land-locked southern African nation of Malawi praised ... Read more...

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Indian vice president arrives in Malawi


January 7th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 7 (IANS) Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari Thursday arrived in Malawi, a small land-locked country in Africa, - the first Indian leader to visit the country.Ansari was ... Read more...

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Vice-President Ansari leaves for Malawi


January 7th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka, Jan.7 (ANI): Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari left Zambiafrom here on Thursday afternoon for Malawi after completing athree-day official visit that included meetings with the Zambianleadership and the signing of ... Read more...

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Vice-President on tri-nation African visit next week


December 31st, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Several agreements are expected to be signed during Vice-President Hamid Ansari's three-nation visit to Africa Jan 5-12. Ansari will travel to Zambia, Malawi and Botswana in south-eastern Africa ... Read more...

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Madonna ‘to build $15M school in Malawi’


October 24th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Madonna is expected to visit Malawi this weekend on behalf of her charity, Raising Malawi, and lay the foundation stone for the 15-million-dollar school she is building ... Read more...

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Malawi begins swearing in of new parliament


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Lilongwe (Malawi), June 1 (Xinhua) Malawi Monday began the swearing in process for its parliamentary members who emerged victorious in the May 19 polls. The process will end Tuesday when all the 191 ... Read more...

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World Economic Forum on Africa opens in South Africa


June 5th, 2008 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Xinhua Cape Town (South Africa), June 4 (Xinhua) The 18th World Economic Forum on Africa started here Wednesday under the theme "Capitalising on Opportunity". Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of World Economic ... Read more...

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