Jay Deshmukh

Egypt’s PM calls Muslim Brotherhood ‘terrorist’ group

After a car bomb killed 14 people in Mansoura, Egypt's prime minister has labelled the Islamist party, the Muslim Brotherhood, a terrorist group.

Egypt police hunt for church wedding shooters

Cairo police are now searching for two men on a motorbike who opened fire on guests at a church wedding, killing four including an eight-year-old.

Tripoli militia clash with Misrata fighters

A gun fight erupted in central Tripoli, killing four, as a group of former rebels from Libya's third biggest city, Misrata, clashed with ex-fighters.

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.

Libya’s rulers to bury the hatchet with Gaddafi’s army

Libya's new rulers have said that they are ready to forgive the forces of slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

Saif al-Islam just a ‘helpless criminal’ waiting for trial

Officials say Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam is just a "helpless criminal" in the Libyan town of Zintan where he can stay until his trial.

Medical emergency fears as Libyan exodus continues

Streams of civilians have fled Sirte in Libya while the Red Cross warns of a medical emergency and battles continue.

Libyan children killed as Sirte exodus grows

Two children have been killed in rocket fire as their family joined the quickening exodus of civilians during a two-day window to flee Sirte, Libya.

Under siege: Civilians flee Gaddafi’s hometown

Heavily armed anti-Gaddafi fighters tightened their siege of the ousted Libyan leader's hometown of Sirte on Monday.

Libya’s NTC unearths mass grave

Libya's new rulers have unearthed a mass grave of 1 700 prisoners slain by Muammar Gaddafi's regime in a 1996 uprising.

NTC storms Sirte amid Nato strikes

Hundreds of fighters for Libya's new rulers thrust into Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte from the east on Sunday, as Nato pounded the coastal city.

Iran: Ban on UN inspectors is ‘notice’ to IAEA

Iran says the barring of two nuclear inspectors serves as "notice" to the chief of the United Nations atomic body to manage the agency professionally.

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