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Jay Deshmukh

Jay Deshmukh

    African leaders create 'Cape to Cairo' free-trade zone
    African leaders create 'Cape to Cairo' free-trade zone
    African leaders on Wednesday signed a potentially historic, 26-nation free-trade pact to create a common market spanning half the...
    Africans negotiate 'one trade regime' for common market
    Africans negotiate 'one trade regime' for common market
    The Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) is to be launched at a summit of heads of state and government on Wednesday in the Red Sea resort town of...
    Egypt gays live in fear under Sisi regime
    Egypt gays live in fear under Sisi regime
    Since the night police stormed into a Cairo bathhouse and dragged out a group of near-naked men, Hassan Sherif fears a widening police crackdown on...
    Egypt's Sisi 'has not learned lesson of Arab Spring'
    Egypt's Sisi 'has not learned lesson of Arab Spring'
    Presidential frontrunner Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who ousted elected leader Mohamed Morsi, has prioritised stability over freedoms, insisting it will take up to 25 years for Egypt to achieve ...
    Egypt's PM calls Muslim Brotherhood 'terrorist' group
    Egypt's PM calls Muslim Brotherhood 'terrorist' group
    Egypt's premier on Tuesday declared the Muslim Brotherhood movement a "terrorist" group, after a car bomb ripped through a police...
    Egypt police hunt for church wedding shooters
    Egypt police hunt for church wedding shooters
    Police were hunting on Monday for those behind a shooting spree at a church wedding that killed four people, in the first attack targeting...
    Tripoli militia clash with Misrata fighters
    Tripoli militia clash with Misrata fighters
    A gun fight erupted in central Tripoli on Tuesday, killing four, as a group of former rebels from Libya's third biggest city, Misrata, clashed with...
    After the Arab Spring, dreams of democracy
    After the Arab Spring, dreams of democracy
    Millions of Arabs dream of attaining democracy in 2012, aiming to build on gains from the deadly protests that ousted two dictators and ended...
    Libya's rulers to bury the hatchet with Gaddafi's army
    Libya's rulers to bury the hatchet with Gaddafi's army
    Libya's new rulers said on Saturday that they are ready to forgive the forces of slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi, who battled rebels trying to...
    Saif al-Islam just a 'helpless criminal' waiting for trial
    Saif al-Islam just a 'helpless criminal' waiting for trial
    Muammar Gaddafi's once-powerful son Saif al-Islam is now just a "helpless criminal" in the Libyan hill town of Zintan where he can stay until he...
    Medical emergency fears as Libyan exodus continues
    Medical emergency fears as Libyan exodus continues
    Streams of civilians fled Muammar Gaddafi's besieged home town of Sirte on Sunday while the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) warned...
    Libyan children killed as Sirte exodus grows
    Libyan children killed as Sirte exodus grows
    A rocket killed two children on Saturday as their family joined the quickening exodus of civilians during a two-day window to flee the battle for...