Coronavirus found in air samples up to 4 m from patients

WASHINGTON: A new study examining air samples from hospital wards with COVID-19 patients has found the virus...

Pope says Christian-Muslim dialogue essential for peace

NAIROBI: Pope Francis told Christian and Muslim leaders in Kenya yesterday that they have little choice but to engage in dialogue to guard against...

IS claims deadly Tunisia bombing

TUNIS: The Islamic State group yesterday claimed the suicide bombing of a busload of presidential guards in Tunisia's capital, the latest attack in a...

Ticket to Europe? Nigeria girls lured into sex slavery

BENIN CITY, Nigeria: In Benin City, Nigeria's capital of illegal migration, no one says the word "prostitution". The word on the street for the...

Christian ruins found in Egypt

CAIRO: A French-Norwegian archaeological team has discovered new Christian ruins in Egypt's Western Desert, revealing monastic life in the region in the fifth century...

Ethiopian mastermind of attacks shot dead

Amhara attorney general dies from wounds ADDIS ABABA: Ethiopian police have shot dead a security chief suspected of orchestrating...

Twin attacks threaten the new Ethiopian government reforms

Details emerge of twin attacks linked to foiled coup BAHIR DAR: The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with...

Money, guns, brides fuel South Sudan’s cattle wars

Livestock serve as bank account and play core role in every aspect of life UDIER, South Sudan: Weak rays...

Sudan allows alcohol drinking, decriminalizes leaving Islam

OMDOURMAN, Sudan: A man walks by a mural in the Sudanese capital Khartoum’s twin city on July 8, 2020. — AFP

Egypt unveils coffins buried 2,500 yrs ago

SAQQARA, Egypt: A sarcophagus excavated by the Egyptian archaeological mission working at the Saqqara necropolis is opened yesterday. - AFP

‘Today is wonderful’: Relief in Lagos as lockdown ends

LAGOS: Motorists queue in a traffic gridlock as commercial activities return at the end of a five-week COVID-19 coronavirus lockdown in...

Virus pandemic deals heavy blow to Egypt working poor

CAIRO: Haggard and disheveled from the stress of making ends meet, day laborers line up in Cairo...

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