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Home ministry submits Afzal Guru case to President

Taking a step forward for a final view on the fate of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, the home ministry has submitted his case to the President’s secretariat for a decision.

Mubarak in hiding

Cairo, Feb. 12: A day after he was ousted by a peaceful 18-day protest, the whereabouts of the deposed President, Mr Hosni Mubarak, and his family remained a secret .

While officially it is stated th

Mubarak flees, Army in charge

Dances with fellow Egyptians celebrating President Mubarak resignation- PHOTO:- AP

Egypt’s “Pharoah”, Mr Hosni Mubarak, resigned as President and handed control to the military on Friday after 30 years in power, bowing to a historic 18-day wave of pro-democracy demonstrations by hundreds of thousands. “The people ousted the President,” chanted a crowd of tens of thousands outside his Presidential palace in Cairo.

US hopes for gradual change

Washington, Feb. 8: The Vice-President of Egypt, Mr Omar Suleiman, says he does not think it is time to lift the 30-year-old Emergency law that has been used to suppress and imprison Opposition leader

Have plans for power transfer: V-P

Cairo, Feb. 8: Egypt has a plan and timetable for the peaceful transfer of power, the Vice-President, Mr Omar Suleiman, said on Tuesday, as protesters called for more demonstrations to show their cam

Egypt hikes employee salary by 15 %

Cairo, Feb. 7: Egypt’s embattled regime on Monday announced a 15 per cent raise for government employees in an attempt to shore up its base and defuse popular anger amid ongoing protests demanding the

Egypt V-P survives bid on life

Washington, Feb. 5: A failed assassination bid against the Egyptian Vice-President, Mr Omar Suleiman, has left two of his bodyguards dead, according to a media report.

The incident was reported by Fo

ICC snatches Indian ad-vantage

New Delhi, Feb. 4: Four Indian players including Sachin Tendulkar met Board of Control for Cricket in India president Shashank Mahohar to to seek clarification on the International Cricket Council’s m

Twitter banned to curb protest

San Francisco, Jan. 26: Twitter was inaccessible in Egypt on Tuesday in what was believed to be a move to thwart protesters using the social network in a campaign to oust the President, Mr Hosni Mubar

Sort it out, Prez tells Centre, BJP

New Delhi, Jan. 25: On the eve of Republic Day, the President, Ms Pratibha Devisingh Patil, virtually asked the government and the Opposition to sort out issues between them so that the Parliament can

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