AP | , Dubai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 03:45 PM IST
- The Red Sea features heavily in Saudi Arabia’s so-called Vision 2030 to diversify its economy away from oil with business zones along the coast.
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2021 07:54 AM IST
In a bid to overturn Trump's so-called Muslim ban, Joe Biden's government said applicants who were refused visas prior to Jan 20, 2020, must submit new applications and fees while those who were denied on or after Jan. 20, 2020, may seek reconsideration
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 11:44 AM IST
About 100 vehicles gathered in a Khartoum parking lot across from giant screens showing Sudanese and European films on Friday.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2021 07:26 AM IST
Sudan will be allowing travellers from Britain, Netherlands and South Africa. The visitors will have to quarantine for 14 days and show a negative Covid test report.
Sanaa | By Associated Press | Posted by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2021 06:47 PM IST
On Sunday, the airport received a Yemenia airline flight arriving from Sudan’s capital Khartoum, according to Yemen’s state-run SABA news agency.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 09:44 PM IST
Morocco is the fourth Arab country to set aside hostilities with Israel in the past four months with US help. Israel has also normalised relations with the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Sudan.
Addis Ababa | By Agencies
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2020 05:05 AM IST
Thousands of people are believed to have been killed and nearly 44,000 have fled to Sudan since the fighting began on November 4.
Khartoum | By Reuters | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 10:19 AM IST
84-year-old Mahdi passed away three weeks after being hospitalised in the United Arab Emirates. He was Sudan’s last democratically elected prime minister and was overthrown in 1989 in the military coup.
Cairo | By Associated Press | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 06:53 PM IST
A head-on collision between a bus and a truck in Sudan’s West Kordofan province killed at least nine people and injured more than three dozen others, the country’s state-run news agency reported Wednesday.
Khartoum | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Over the past week, exhausted refugees have streamed across the border into Sudan after walking for two-days through searing heat, many of them barefoot. A Sudanese government source said up to 200,000 Ethiopians could seek shelter in Sudan.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 15, 2020 06:33 PM IST
Experts fear a full-blown war between the federal forces and the TPLF, many of whom have fought in the Ethiopian-Eritrean war between 1998 and 2000, would cause serious unrest in the fragile Horn of Africa, impacting neighbours Somalia, Djibouti, Eritrea, and Sudan
Tigray | By Reuters | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 13, 2020 07:18 PM IST
UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet said there is a risk the violence in Ethiopia will spiral totally out of control;and If these killings of civilians is confirmed as having been deliberately carried out by a party to the current fighting it would amount to war crimes.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 04:01 PM IST
Last month, Sudan became the third Arab state to normalise relations with Israel, after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain
New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON OCT 27, 2020 09:54 AM IST
According to an official statement by the MEA, the food aid, comprising 155 MT of wheat flour, 65 MT of rice and 50 MT of sugar, is being transported on the Indian Naval Ship (INS) AIRAVAT.
Ethiopia | By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 12:29 AM IST
Trump made the comment while announcing that Sudan would start to normalise ties with Israel. Downstream Sudan is a party to the talks with Ethiopia and Egypt over the disputed dam.
Tehran | By Reuters| Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON OCT 24, 2020 08:58 PM IST
“Pay enough ransom, close your eyes to the crimes against Palestinians,then you’ll be taken off the so-called ‘terrorism’ blacklist,” Iran’s Foreign ministry tweeted
Washington | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 11:05 PM IST
Donald Trump announced the agreement by Sudan’s year-old civilian-backed government moments after he formally moved to end the nation’s designation of a state sponsor of terrorism, which was a major goal for Khartoum.
CAIRO | By Reuters | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 11:50 AM IST
The current state of floods and rain this year in Sudan has exceeded the records set during the years 1946 and 1988, country declares three-month state of emergency
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 05:41 PM IST
The UK by law is committed to spend 0.7 per cent of its national income on aid. The amount has dwindled after the coronavirus pandemic severely impacted the economy, raising concerns among campaign groups and other stake-holders.
Washington | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 11:37 PM IST
Pompeo departed Sunday for Israel, Gulf Arab states and Sudan. He’ll be followed to many of the same destinations later in the week by President Donald Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner, diplomats said.
Washington | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 10:35 PM IST
Pompeo departs Sunday for Israel, Gulf Arab states and Sudan. He’ll be followed to many of the same destinations later in the week by President Donald Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner, diplomats said.
Jerusalem | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 10:39 PM IST
Israel and Sudan on Tuesday said they are close to reaching a peace agreement — setting the stage for a second dramatic diplomatic breakthrough for Israel with its Arab neighbors in a matter of days.
Cairo | By Associated Press | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2020 05:50 PM IST
Seasonal torrential rains have wreaked havoc on houses and infrastructure across Sudan, affecting more than 50,000 people, the United Nations said.
Cairo | By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 05:45 AM IST
The clashes threaten to derail a fragile transition to democracy more than a year after the military’s ouster of longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir.
Hyderabad (Telangana) | By Asian News International | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2020 01:13 PM IST
A 62-year-old woman passenger, part of a repatriation flight, after completing all formalities, died near the boarding gate while boarding a Badr Airlines flight J4-226/227 at RGI airport in Hyderabad, airport sources said.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2020 05:34 PM IST
The onset of monsoon in Rajasthan is likely to occur on June 24 or 25 and the LWO authorities are preparing to control the population of locusts that are hovering in the desert areas between India and neighbouring Pakistan and also possible local breeding of these insects.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
PUBLISHED ON MAY 03, 2020 03:24 AM IST
The day also saw chief minister Mamata Banerjee sending a 13-page letter to Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar in response to his letters, accusing him of “dreaming of a dyarchy in the state”.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
PUBLISHED ON APR 29, 2020 02:32 AM IST
A patient with mild or pre-Covid-19 symptoms will be allowed home quarantine provided he or she lives in a place that allows strict isolation without having to intermingle with the rest of the family and a caregiver is present p 24*7 who is in direct touch with a nearby Covid-19 hospital.
Hindustan Times, Patiala | By HT Correspondent, Patiala
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 11:17 PM IST
Juba | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2020 05:16 PM IST
Kiir and rebel chief Riek Machar are under increasing pressure to resolve their differences by February 22 and form a unity government as part of a peace agreement.