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Mubarak hospitalised during questioning: state TV (Lead)

April 13th, 2011 - 5:42 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 13 (IANS) Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was hospitalised Tuesday in Sharm el-Sheikh after he suffered a heart attack during questioning by prosecutors, Xinhua cited the state TV ... Read more...

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Mubarak to be quizzed on violence, graft charges

April 11th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 10 (IANS) Toppled Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak and his sons will be questioned over the use of violence against anti-government protesters and corruption during his tenure, media reports ... Read more...

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North and South Korea exchange fire at border

October 29th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- Troops from South and North Korea on Friday exchanged fire in their densely militarized border, South Korean military officials said.According to reports, shots were fired near the border ... Read more...

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India to discuss Sri Lanka reconciliation with Rajapaksa

June 7th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) India, heavily involved in the reconstruction of Sri Lanka's northeast, will discuss the process of political reconciliation in the country when President Mahinda ... Read more...

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Polish president’s body reaches Warsaw

April 11th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Surender Bhutani Warsaw, April 11 (IANS) The body of Polish President Lech Kaczynski reached Warsaw Sunday evening after a military farewell given by Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in Smolensk. Kaczynski died ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasina starts work as Bangladesh PM (Lead)

January 7th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 7 (IANS) Bangladesh's first democratically elected government in over two years got to work Wednesday, as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended office after a landslide victory in the Dec 29 ... Read more...

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Maldivian president arrives in Colombo

January 2nd, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 2 (IANS) Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed and his wife arrived in Colombo Friday on a three-day official visit.President Mahinda Rajapaksa received his Maldivian counterpart at the airport, where he was ... Read more...

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