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Senegal coach optimistic ahead of World Cup qualifier


June 9th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kampala (Uganda), June 9 (IANS) Senegal's head coach Joseph Koto is confident his team will pick three points against Uganda Saturday when the two teams clash in a 2014 World ... Read more...

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Ansari on three-day visit to South Sudan


July 7th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) More than a month after its second forum summit with Africa, India is set to unveil a host of capacity building projects for the development ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda linked group claims Mogadishu suicide blasts


September 10th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 10 (IANS/AKI) Al-Qaeda-linked insurgent group Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack Thursday at Mogadishu airport. At least 13 people were killed and scores were wounded when two explosives-filled ... Read more...

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10 dead in suicide blast at Mogadishu airport


September 9th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 9 (DPA) A suicide blast at the airport of Somali capital Mogadishu Thursday killed at least 10 people, witnesses said. Witnesses said they saw a bomber drive up to the main ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills eight in Somalia


September 1st, 2010 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Mogadishu, Sep 1 (DPA) A roadside bomb has killed eight people and injured 12 in the Somali capital Mogadishu, the Horn of Africa nation's information ministry said Tuesday. Nobody claimed immediate responsibility for ... Read more...

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Four men admit to Uganda bombings


August 13th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Uganda, Aug 12 (DPA) Four Ugandan men Thursday confessed they were behind bomb blasts that left 76 people dead in the Ugandan capital Kampala, saying they were targeting Americans. Over 20 people have ... Read more...

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Kampala attacks just a beginning, warns Al Shabaab leader


July 15th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Mogadishu (Somalia), July 15 (ANI): The spiritual leader of the radical Islamist group in Somalia which claimed responsibility for the deadly Sunday twin attacks in Ugandan capital Kampala, said the assault was ... Read more...

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Uganda police find unexploded suicide vest amongst the debris at the site of the bomb blast


July 13th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kampala, July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police in Uganda have found an unexploded suicide vest that had ball bearings at a hall in Kampala. The police found the explosive vest on Monday, a ... Read more...

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UN condemn Uganda bombings


July 13th, 2010 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 13 (DPA) The United Nations Security Council and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Monday sharply condemned the triple terrorist attacks in the Ugandan capital of Kampala that killed at ... Read more...

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74 dead in Uganda blasts (Third Lead)


July 13th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 12 (DPA) At least 74 people were killed and dozens injured in late night bombings targeting football fans in the Ugandan capital Kampala, with the Islamist al-Shaabab militia Monday claiming ... Read more...

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Bomb blasts at World Cup viewing parties in Uganda kill 64, injure 71


July 12th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by BNO News
KAMPALA, UGANDA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 64 people were killed and scores of others were injured after three bombs exploded at World Cup viewing parties in the Ugandan capital on late ... Read more...

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64 dead in Uganda bombings (Second lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 12 (DPA) Bombings targeting football fans in the Ugandan capital Kampala killed at least 64 people and left 71 others injured, officials said Monday. Chief of police Kale Kayihura said the ... Read more...

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Bomb blasts at World Cup viewing parties in Uganda kill at least 64


July 12th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by BNO News
KAMPALA, UGANDA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 64 people were killed and scores of others were injured after three bombs exploded at World Cup viewing parties in the Ugandan capital on late ... Read more...

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50 dead in bombings in Uganda (Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 12 (DPA) Two bombings in the Ugandan capital of Kampala left at least 50 people dead late Sunday, local media reported. The Kyadondo Rugby Club was hosting a crowd of football ... Read more...

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33 killed in twin bombings in Uganda


July 12th, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 12 (DPA) Two bombings at a restaurant and a rugby club in the Ugandan capital of Kampala left at least 33 people dead late Sunday, local media reported. The Kyadondo Rugby ... Read more...

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Charred Uganda Tombs Fire Up Riots


March 18th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Kampala, Uganda, Mar 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Kasubi tombs, located in the Ugandan capital Kampala, were burnt down in a massive fire on the night of Wednesday. The tombs are ... Read more...

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Patients infected with particular HIV subtype more likely to develop dementia


August 29th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 29 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers have found that infections with a particular subtype of HIV increase people's likelihood of developing dementia, compared to infections with other subtypes.Writing about their ... Read more...

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Ugandan AIDS patients face uncertain future as drugs run out


August 17th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Henry Wasswa Kampala, Aug 17 (DPA) Rosemary Bagagga, a penniless AIDS sufferer, is five months pregnant, but what worries her most is that she may not be able to get the drugs ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Uganda aircraft crash (Lead)


March 9th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kampala, March 9 (Xinhua) Seven people were killed Monday when a cargo aircraft crashed at the international airport near here, a Ugandan air force spokesman said. Captain Tabaro Kiconco said by telephone that ... Read more...

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African witch doctor offered VS Naipaul to put curse on his biographers


December 1st, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): The Nobel prize-winner VS Naipaul was recently offered a chance by an African witch doctor to put a curse on his biographers, who described the novelist in ... Read more...

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Ugandan rebels set to sign peace treaty Nov 30


November 18th, 2008 - 3:56 am ICT by IANS
Kampala, Nov 18 (DPA) An agreement expected to end two decades of civil war in the north of Uganda is expected to be signed Nov 30, now that the Lord's Resistance Army ... Read more...

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20 killed in Uganda highway accident


October 18th, 2008 - 4:54 am ICT by IANS
Kampala, Oct 18 (DPA) At least 20 people, many of them children, were killed Friday night when three vehicles collided near the Ugandan capital, according to radio reports and witnesses.The accident took ... Read more...

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35th OIC foreign ministers’ meet kicks off in Kampala


June 18th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Kampala, June 18 (Xinhua) The Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) kicked off its annual meeting of foreign ministers here Wednesday with a special focus on developmental issues. During the three-day meeting ... Read more...

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Ugandan girls’ school fire kills at least 19


April 15th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kampala (Uganda), April 15 (DPA) Fire engulfed a girls' school dormitory in the south-western outskirts of the Ugandan capital early Tuesday, burning to death at least 19 students, police officials said. The ... Read more...

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PM leaves for Uganda


November 22nd, 2007 - 5:11 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi , Nov 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Thursday left for Ugandan capital Kampala to attend the 53-nation Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) beginning on Friday.In a ... Read more...

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PM to leave for Uganda today


November 22nd, 2007 - 11:41 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, who returned here late on Wednesday night after attending the 6th India-ASEAN Summit in Singapore, will leave for the Ugandan capital Kampala ... Read more...

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India not in loop on Pakistan’s likely suspension from Commonwealth: Pranab


November 21st, 2007 - 1:51 pm ICT by admin
By Pankaj Chaudhary Sana'a (Yemen), Nov 21 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that India is out of the loop on the Commonwealth threat to suspend Pakistan from its membership. Mukherjee ... Read more...

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Commonwealth summit to debate Pak’s membership post-emergency


November 19th, 2007 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.19 (ANI): The biennial Commonwealth Summit in Ugandan capital, Kampala is likely to decide whether Pakistan is to be thrown out of the Commonwealth because of President Pervez Musharraf's refusal to ... Read more...

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