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German aid workers freed in Darfur

July 28th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 27 (IANS) Germany Tuesday said its two aid workers abducted five weeks ago in Sudan's Darfur have been released. "I am very pleased and relieved that the two kidnapped German workers ... Read more...

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Haitian government wants tent cities

January 18th, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Jan 18 (DPA) In an effort to control growing unease in earthquake-rattled Haiti, the government in Port-au-Prince hopes tent cities can be built outside the capital, aid officials said Monday. The location ... Read more...

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Hundreds feared dead in massive earthquake in Haiti (Third Lead)

January 13th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince/Washington, Jan 13 (DPA) Hundreds of people were feared dead Wednesday in Haiti after a major earthquake hit the impoverished Caribbean nation. The 7.0 magnitude quake is thought to be the worst ... Read more...

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German aid for Tripura to empower tribals, protect forest

June 12th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 12 (IANS) Germany will provide a whopping Rs.1.40 billion financial assistance to the northeastern state of Tripura for empowering the tribals and people living in remote areas by utilising the ... Read more...

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How the Taliban has turned extortion into a gold mine

June 7th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Can Merey Kabul, June 7 (DPA) Creating an Islamic emirate and getting rid of all the infidels. Those are the declared goals of Afghanistan's Taliban militants.The war of the self-styled religious ... Read more...

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German aid group puts Myanmar cyclone death toll at 50,000

May 8th, 2008 - 4:22 am ICT by admin
DPA Bonn (Germany), May 8 (DPA) A German aid organization estimated Wednesday that the death toll in Myanmar from Cyclone Nargis exceeded 50,000, based on its local knowledge and a visit by a ... Read more...

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