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Bombs, gunfire kill over 100 at mosque in Nigeria

Gunmen set off three bombs and opened fire on worshippers at the central mosque in north Nigeria’s biggest city Kano, killing at least 120 people on Friday, witnesses and police said, in an......

At least 25 killed in northern Nigeria car bomb explosions

At least 25 people have been killed in a series of car bomb explosions targeting a bus station in northern Nigeria. The blasts occurred on Monday at a inter-city bus station in Kano when three......

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 46 students in university attack

Gunmen wearing military attires raided university hostels in a northern Nigerian town, killing 46 students in a deadly Independence Day massacre.The horrific attack occurred on Monday night at the......

Nigerian army kills 2, arrests 26 over murder of 2 Indians

Two suspected members of the Islamic sect Boko Haram were killed and 26 others arrested by the Nigerian military in the northern Maiduguri city for their alleged involvement in the killing of two......

50 killed in Easter Sunday bombings in Nigeria

At least 50 people were feared killed in two car bomb explosions near a church during Easter Sunday services in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna, eye-witnesses and emergency services said.......

10 nations where people survive on less than $1.25 a day

A young girl with her mother attend a religious mass. Photograph: Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images About one-third of the world’s 'extremely poor' people live in India, according to......

Stay invested, more gains in the offing for GSK Consumer

The 20 per cent surge in GSK Consumer Healthcare's (GSKCH) scrip on Monday to its new 52-week high of Rs 3,651.80 was big but not surprising, given the proposed open offer by its foreign parent,......

Will the world embrace jatropha revolution?

Today, the intractable upward mobility of the price of crude has become a major problem to the Western industrialised nations. Friendly governments in Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Iraq, and even Libya......

Reliance Industries eyes Kurd oilfields

Reliance Industries, the country's largest private oil company, is seeking oil and gas fields in Kurdistan.The Mukesh Ambani-controlled company is considering various options of entering the......

KEC forms joint venture in US

KEC International Limited, a part of the Rs 9,500-crore (Rs 95 billion) RPG Enterprises has floated a joint venture company with the Power Engineers Incof the US in a bid to tap the North American......

Sports Shorts: Kaymer wins Grand Slam title in playoff over Watson

Martin Kaymer of Germany, left, shakes hands with Bubba Watson of the United States after Kaymer won the first playoff hole during the final day of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Port Royal Golf......

Medals tally: 2014 Commonwealth Games

The medals tally at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow: - Complete coverage: Glasgow Commonwealth Games Pos Country Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 England 58 59 57 174 2 Australia 49......

Chelsea's Mikel gets 'sizeable' demand for dad

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has received a "sizeable" ransom demand for the return of his kidnapped father, the player's management company confirmed on Thursday. The Sport Entertainment &......

CWG updates: Poonia leads sweep of women's discus

- Images from the Games: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6 | Day 7 | Medals TallyKrishna Poonia led an unprecedented sweep of all the women's discus throw medals at the Commonwealth......

Indian wrestlers bag three gold

Wrestlers Ravinder Singh, Anil Kumar and Sanjay Kumar swelled India's gold medal tally, winning their respective men's events, on the second day of the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi on......
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UPDATE 2-Lukoil predicts 8 pct Russian oil output decline in next two years

10:40pm IST * Lukoil's Fedun says drilling to drop steeply in Russia * Refining hit by new tax changes, some refineries to close * Sees... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/03/03/russia-crisis-lukoil-idINL5N0W537K20150303
Iraqi forces try to seal off Islamic State around Tikrit

Thousands of Iraqi soldiers and Shi'ite militiamen sought to seal off Islamic State fighters in Tikrit and nearby towns on Tuesday, the second day... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-iraqi-forces-try-to-seal-off-islamic-state-around-tikrit-2065841
Nigeria stalls Chad, aims to beat Boko Haram before election

When battle-hardened Chadian troops overran a Boko Haram camp in northern Nigeria last week, they wanted to press deep into territory controlled by... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-nigeria-stalls-chad-aims-to-beat-boko-haram-before-election-2065776
INSIGHT-Why Nigeria's restive oil region will only accept Jonathan

* Delta militants feel president has a right to rule * Region's oil produces 95 pct of gov't revenue * Delta hasn't especially benefited from... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/03/02/nigeria-election-delta-idINL5N0VJ41120150302
Mob kills woman over suicide bombing scare in Nigeria

KANO, Nigeria: A mob in the northeast Nigerian city of Bauchi on Sunday beat a woman to death and burnt her body over suspicion she was a suicide... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/world/rest-of-world/Mob-kills-woman-over-suicide-bombing-scare-in-Nigeria/articleshow/46422503.cms

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