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
Algerian stance spoils U.S. strategy for region In discussions with U.S. officials, they have blamed Mali for allowing the terrorist threat to fester, accusing its leaders of being corrupt and cutting secret deals with AQIM, according to classified diplomatic cables ... s colonial master, and the ... 01/18/2013 - 6:05 pm | View Link
Are there MORE underpants bombs out there? US officials fear fresh wave of plane attacks after terror plot is foiled It's not clear who built the bomb, but, because of its sophistication and its similarity to the Christmas bomb, authorities suspected it was the work of master bomb maker Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri. Al-Asiri constructed the first underwear bomb and two others ... 05/8/2012 - 10:05 am | View Link
‘You lost’ — reporters at State say UNESCO vote isolates U.S. from world opinion (and possibly from intellectual property enforcement) Below is the transcript of the amazing interchange yesterday between State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland and AP’s Matt Lee, among other reporters at the daily briefing. The reporters have had it with the emperor’s new clothes. Matt Lee points ... 11/1/2011 - 11:16 am | View Link
Hillary Clinton: Libya No-Fly Zone Must Have International Support, Not Be U.S. Led Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi are trying to suppress a revolt against his 41-year rule. Clinton said the crisis could be protracted. "We've called for Colonel Gaddafi to leave. We believe that he has totally given up any legitimacy to power. 09/2/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
In a pure coincidence, Gaddafi impeded U.S. oil interests before the war Whatever the answers to those mysteries, no responsible or Serious person, by definition, would suggest that any of this — from today’s Washington Post — has anything to do with it: The relationship between Gaddafi and the U.S. oil industry as a ... 06/10/2011 - 11:12 pm | View Link
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BRASILIA, Brazil >> Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in the third-place match at the World Cup on Saturday. With the result, the Netherlands finishes a World Cup unbeaten in regular play for the first time, having lost to Argentina on penalties in the semifinals.
GERARDMER, France >> In a solo breakaway, Blel Kadri gave France its first stage winner at the Tour de France in the entree to the Vosges mountains on Saturday. Meanwhile, Vincent Nibali extended his lead over his biggest rivals except an important one: Two-time champion Alberto Contador. Over two minutes back, an attacking Contador dueled with Nibali to capture second place at the uphill finish of a rainy 161-kilometer (100-mile) ride from Tomblaine to Gerardmer La Mauselaine ski resort.