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Jay Deshmukh

Jay Deshmukh

    UN urges probe into shooting of Sudan schoolchildren
    UN urges probe into shooting of Sudan schoolchildren
    The United Nations called for a probe into the killing of five schoolchildren at a Sudan rally as protesters piled on pressure on army rulers to...
    Mass protests for civilian rule rock Sudan
    Mass protests for civilian rule rock Sudan
    Tens of thousands of protesters rallied across Sudan on Sunday against the ruling generals as demonstrators marched on the presidential palace in...
    Sudan talks resume after shootings cloud breakthrough
    Sudan talks resume after shootings cloud breakthrough
    Protest leaders resumed talks with Sudan's military rulers on Tuesday seeking to build on a political breakthrough overshadowed by deadly shootings...
    Sudan protesters threaten civil disobedience after army delays
    Sudan protesters threaten civil disobedience after army delays
    Sudanese protest leaders on Wednesday threatened to launch a nationwide campaign of civil disobedience after accusing the country's military rulers...
    Bashir names new PM as protest leaders dismiss emergency
    Bashir names new PM as protest leaders dismiss emergency
    President Omar al-Bashir named a new prime minister on Saturday as he pressed on with a shake-up at the top, even as protest leaders dismissed his...
    Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed
    Sudan protesters remain resilient, but Bashir unbowed
    Sudanese protester Osman Sulaiman has taken to the streets of Khartoum chanting "overthrow, overthrow" almost daily since demonstrations erupted...
    Sudan protests rumble on as Bashir remains defiant
    Sudan protests rumble on as Bashir remains defiant
    One month after protests erupted across Sudan against rising bread prices, anti-government demonstrations have turned into daily rallies against a...
    Bashir appoints new PM as cabinet sacked
    Bashir appoints new PM as cabinet sacked
    Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir on Sunday sacked the country's 31-member cabinet and appointed a new prime minister who will form a smaller...
    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 ...