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Blast kills child, injures 32 Indian UN peacekeepers in Congo

Thirty two peacekeepers of the Indian Army were injured on Monday in a blast in the Congolese city of Goma that also claimed the life of a young girl. Army officials in New Delhi said two of the 32......

African envoys speak of 'racism' at Africa Day event

  After initial reluctance in the wake of killing of a Congolese youth, African envoys on Thursday attended a government-hosted Africa Day event here even as some of them talked about......

Indian establishments in Congo attacked in backlash

Indian shops and establishments in Congo’s capital Kinshasa were attacked and gunshots fired injuring two Indians, in apparent backlash against the killingof a Congolese national here that......

African envoys to boycott 'Africa Day' celebrations over 'racism' in India

Outraged over the recent killing of a Congolese national, African countries have demanded concrete steps against ‘racism and Afro-phobia’ and sought deferment of the celebrations of......

23-year-old Congolese national beaten to death in Delhi

A 23-year-old Congolese national was allegedly beaten to death by a group of men in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area, police said on Saturday. The incident took place around 11.45 pm on Friday when......

Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid's Congo operations

To strengthen its footprint in the African market, Bharti Airtel said on Tuesday it has entered into a definitive agreement with the Warid Group to acquire its Congo operations. The acquisition......

Essar takes 51% stake in Uganda, Congo telcos

The Ruias' Essar Group is to acquire a 51 per cent stake in the telecom operations of the Dhabi Group, an investment company led by Abu Dhabi's royal family, in Uganda and Congo for around $150......

Mittal to enter Congo, Nigeria

Steel tycoon Lakshmi N Mittal plans to set up multi-billion-dollar refineries in Congo and Nigeria and has approached state-run Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd for a partnership.\n\nMittal......

5 Indian hotels amongst world's best

Five Indian hotels/restaurants -- Aman-i-Khs, Rajasthan; Park Hyatt, Goa; and Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur; Congo, Goa; and Olive Bar and Kitchen, New Delhi -- figure in Cond Nast Traveler's 2004 Hot......

The spoils of war

Six executive jets were parked at Shaba's Lubumbashi airport in Zaire, formerly Belgian Congo, in the summer of 1997 as the American-backed rebel leader, Laurent Kabila, closed in on the previously......

Review: The Legend of Tarzan is no adventure ride

The Legend Of Tarzan has too many subplots, and most of them are boring, warns Namrata Thakker. The story of ape man Tarzan is something most of us not only remember but cherish as well. As a kid,......

'Yash Chopra said, "Tumne haste, haste, sub kuch keh diya"'

'The new Indian cinema has still not found its voice and identity. It's trapped under the deadwood weight of Bollywood and popular Indian cinema.' IMAGE: Rahul Bose as Agastya Sen in English......

PIX: Egypt erupts in jubilation after sealing first World Cup berth in 28 years

IMAGE: Egyptians celebrate after their football team defeated Congo in the World Cup qualifiers in Cairo, Egypt on Sunday. Photograph: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters Egypt's capital crackled with......

Refugee wins over fans in clash with world champion

IMAGE: Refugee and judo athlete Popole Misenga to Democratic Republic of Congo looks on during a training session. Photograph: Buda Mendes/Getty Images When Congolese refugee Popole Misenga......

Congo stun Gabon to eye Nations Cup last eight

Prince Oniangue (7) of Congo celebrates his goal against Gabon during their 2015 African Cup of Nations Group A match in Bata on Wednesday. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters African Nations......

African Nations Cup: Hosts denied opening day triumph

A late equaliser cost hosts Equatorial Guinea an opening win at the African Nations Cup finals as they drew 1-1 with Congo on Saturday before Gabon beat Burkina Faso 2-0 to top Group A. Congo's......

Stampede kills 12 football fans

A stampede in Zambia killed 12 soccer fans and injured many others after a match between the home team and Congo Brazaville late on Saturday, police said on Sunday. Copperbelt police chief......
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DR Congo wins seat on UN rights council despite US opposition

The Democratic Republic of Congo was elected to the UN Human Rights Council today despite opposition from the United States and a leading rights... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dr-congo-wins-seat-on-un-rights-council-despite-us-opposition-117101700002_1.html
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DR Congo's electoral commission announced today that the vote to replace President Joseph Kabila expected by the end of the year will not happen... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/no-dr-congo-presidential-poll-before-2019-electoral-117101200125_1.html
Woman beheaded for 'serving fish'

The killing has been linked to protection rituals which are observed by the Kamuina Nsapu during periods of fighting, including the perceived need... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/woman-publicly-raped-and-beheaded-for-serving-fish-in-congo/ar-AAth3hG?srcref=rss
Angelina Jolie recruited to help capture Ugandan warlord?

In a shocking revelation, Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie once came really close to taking part in some real-life espionage on behalf of the... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/hollywood-news/angelina-jolie-recruited-to-help-capture-ugandan-warlord-85017.html
2 UN peacekeepers killed, 18 hurt in eastern Congo attacks

Two United Nations peacekeepers from Tanzania were killed and 18 more wounded in a series of attacks in eastern Congo by suspected Ugandan rebels... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/2-un-peacekeepers-killed-18-hurt-in-eastern-congo-attacks-117101000273_1.html

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