Mubarak ordered back to prison Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been ordered back to prison from military hospital. Mr Mubarak's retrial will open on 11 May, a Cairo appeals court says. More
African growth 'to outpace world' Sub-Saharan Africa's economic growth is set to outpace the global average over the next three years, according to the World Bank. Higher commodities, increasing investment and a general pick-up in the world economy should all boost the continent's growth to more than 5%. More
South Sudan: Janjaweed in Darfur Reconstituted As the 'Rapid Response Force' "Janjaweed groups ... This was of course in part a response to the very serious demonstrations in various cities and towns throughout Sudan in late September and early October; hundreds of civilians protesting fuel and price hikes were killed by security ... 03/3/2014 - 2:25 am | View Link
Fresh Fighting Hits South Sudan South Sudan's government signed a peace agreement with rebels last month, but both sides have accused the other of breaking the pact. The fighting began in mid-December, and has left thousands dead and forced more than 800,000 people from their homes. 02/17/2014 - 8:23 pm | View Link
Ceasefire monitor team arrives in South Sudan East African nations have sent an advance team of monitors to observe a ceasefire agreeement between government and rebel forces in South Sudan. Fighting has continued ... hideout in remote Jonglei state. Machar blamed the army for the continued violence. 02/2/2014 - 3:10 am | View Link
South Sudan: 3 Indian peacekeepers killed in attack on UN compound Three Indian peacekeepers were killed when attackers stormed a United Nations base in South Sudan where civilians had taken refuge ... Kiir, who is a Dinka, has blamed the violence on a group of soldiers who support Machar, a Nuer. The president accused ... 12/19/2013 - 2:00 pm | View Link
SA slams South Sudan coup attempt SA says "democracy and human rights are essential to the governance of all African countries", slating an alleged coup attempt in South Sudan. South Sudan's President ... it was reported. Kiir blamed troops loyal to his arch-rival, former vice-president ... 12/19/2013 - 2:52 am | View Link
South Kordofan Nuba Mountains October 2011 - Sudan army confirms heavy clashes in South Kordofan. Read on - Sudan says forex reserves covers 3 months of imports. Read on - Kuwait is latest stop in ... 03/11/2014 - 10:12 am | View Website
Cold and hot wars: The contentious animosity between Nuer ... South Sudan is, and will continue to be seared by the flame of tribal hatred, if the youth will not quit to follow the footsteps of their wrong leaders. 03/11/2014 - 2:34 am | View Website
South Sudan Academics’ letter to Donald Booth ... I think it is time to include federalism as one of the ingredients for stability in South Sudan. Secondly, South Sudan needs a credible person to lead the ... 03/10/2014 - 5:30 pm | View Website
The State of Public Health in South Sudan: Critical Condition a report of the csis global health policy center The State of Public Health in South Sudan critical condition November 2012 Author Richard Downie 03/9/2014 - 12:38 pm | View Website
 by coming up short in the WCC title game with a 75-64 loss to Gonzaga, BYU has to sit around for five days before waiting to see if the NCAA selection committee believes its resume holds up.
CLEMSON (19-11, 10-8 ACC): The Tigers seemed to be in good position for an at-large bid with a win over Duke on their resume and a solid run at the end of the conference season.
The Bears can't afford a loss in their Pac-12 tournament opener, against Colorado or USC, and would feel a whole lot safer if they can get to the title game.
With its blowout victory over Missouri in the season finale, Tennessee closed the regular season with four straight wins to claim the No.
Lawmakers passed a bill last year requiring the state to draft new guidelines amid growing criticism of Indiana's use of national education standards called the Common Core.
Department of Education spokesman David Galvin says more than 1,100 comments already have been submitted.
Leno got a spirited introduction from Bill Maher, who said his friend didn't deserve the heat he took over Conan O'Brien's short-lived tenure as "Tonight Show" host.
Murdoch, the chairman of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox, noted he was being honored on his 83rd birthday — a coincidence that he called particularly annoying because he doesn't like to look back.
In most seasons, the Big Ten tournament seems to be regarded as simply a speed bump for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo.
Branden Dawson returned March 1 after missing nine games with a broken right hand, giving Izzo all of his players in a game for the first time in nearly two months.
The Spartans lost at home to Illinois by seven points, bounced back with a double-digit win over Iowa and closed the regular season with a two-point setback at Ohio State — their seventh loss in 12 games after an 18-1 start.
Gary Harris missed three games early in the season with a sprained right ankle.
Keith Appling had a hip injury midway through the season and sore right wrist led to him missing three games last month.
While success in the Big Ten tournament could improve the Spartans' seeding in the tournament that really matters, Izzo insisted he isn't worried about whether his team is seeded third, fourth, fifth or sixth.