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Sri Lankan President in Dar for talks

Sri Lankan President in Dar for talks

President Jakaya Kikwete with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaska at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam. Sril Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is in the country for a two-day State visit as part of his vision of further strengthening South-South cooperation. This is the first ever state visit by a Sri Lankan president in [&hellip

Open University to award Obama

Open University to award Obama

Former United Nations Deputy Secretary General  Asha-Rose Migiro in her  capacity  as  Chancellor of the  Open University of Tanzania (OUT) has approved  the award of an Honorary Doctorate Degree to US President Barack Obama for his “outstanding contribution to humanity “. The recognition of the contribution of the US president who will be honoured with [&hellip

Asthma research in gene test hope

Asthma research in gene test hope

Research into the genetic risks for asthma could lead to a test which predicts which children will never grow out of it, says a study in The Lancet. Scientists found that those at higher genetic risk of asthma were 36% more likely to develop serious, life-long asthma than those with lower risk. But they said [&hellip

Tsarnaev indicted in Boston bombings

Tsarnaev indicted in Boston bombings

Federal  prosecutors in the U.S. have filed a 30-count indictment against Boston Bombing  suspect Dzokhar Tsarnaev. Several of the  charges against Dzhokhar, including use of a weapon of mass destruction  resulting in death, carry the death penalty or life imprisonment, according to  the prosecutors. According to the  indictment, filed on Thursday, Dzhokhar, 19, and his [&hellip

Imam Khamenei: “High election turnout thwarted enemies’ plots”

Imam Khamenei: “High election turnout thwarted enemies’ plots”

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has expressed gratitude to the Iranian nation over their high turnout in June 14 presidential election, saying things proceeded contrary to what enemies had expected.  Addressing a group of Judiciary officials in Tehran on Wednesday, Ayatollah Khamenei said failure of enemies’ plots and schemes, manifestation of [&hellip

Thousands mark birth anniversary of Imam Mahdi in Nigeria

Thousands mark birth anniversary of Imam Mahdi in Nigeria

The  Hurras (Guards) of the Shiite Islamic Movement marked the birthday anniversary of  Imam Mahdi (AJ) with matching parade and lecture. The programme took place at Husainiyyah Baqiyyatullah Zaria on Monday the 16th of Sha’aban 1434 (24/6/13). The annual programme could not be held  last year due to Boko Haram Crises which was created by [&hellip

Mufti Hassoun: Damascus not occupied, Sayyed Nasrallah our brother

Mufti Hassoun: Damascus not occupied, Sayyed Nasrallah our brother

Grand Mufti of Syria Dr. Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun stressed that the feverish war imposed on Syria is targeting its history, culture and civilization, praising Sayyed Nasrallah’s latest speech. Hassoun, during a symposium of the Ministry of Tourism at Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus said that the conspirators against Syria have devoted all their capabilities of [&hellip

Egypt Shias condemn killing of cleric

Egypt Shias condemn killing of cleric

Leaders of the Shia community in Egypt have condemned the recent killing of four Shia Muslims by Takfiri extremists near Cairo, Press TV reports. Speaking in a press conference in Cairo on Wednesday, the leaders censured the government for what they said was its failure to protect the Shia community. On June 23, several hundred [&hellip

Mandela’s health condition very critical

Mandela’s health condition very critical

People place flowers for Nelson Mandela outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria on June 25, 2013. The daughter of Nelson Mandela says the South African anti-apartheid leader’s health condition is “very critical” and “anything is imminent.” “Tata (father) is very critical,” Makaziwe Mandela told state radio SAFM on Thursday. “Anything is imminent, but I [&hellip

Zuma cancels trip over Mandela’s health

Zuma cancels trip over Mandela’s health

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has canceled a visit to neighboring Mozambique over growing concerns about the health of the country’s anti-apartheid revolutionary leader Nelson Mandela. On Thursday, Zuma made the decision to cancel his visit to Maputo, Mozambique – where he was scheduled to take part in the SADC Regional Summit on Infrastructure Investment [&hellip