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March 22, 2015

Despite the attack, Egypt's tourism revenue amounted to $7.5 billion in 2014, up from $5.9 billion in 2013. (Shutterstock)
14:00 GMT
A 53-year-old German tourist died after being attacked by a shark in Egypt's Marsa Alam.

March 21, 2015

2018 Russia World Cup logo
17:21 GMT
With two World Cups on the horizon, one in an invading power and the other on a tiny, non-democratic spit of sand at the wrong time of year, Fifa president Sepp Blatter yesterday reminded the world, should it need reminding, that his organisation can do what it likes.

March 20, 2015

The pads arrived from Dubai with a half-ton of radioactive material.
16:25 GMT
The pads arrived from Dubai with a half-ton of radioactive material.
Yemeni armed men survey the damage after a bomb explosion at the Badr mosque on March 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
11:09 GMT
Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in Sanaa, killing at least 137 and injuring hundreds during Friday prayers.

March 17, 2015

A member of the Kurdish Peshmerga forces monitors the surrounding area, following clashes with Daesh.(AFP/File)
14:24 GMT
Daesh beheaded four men allegedly loyal to the Syrian regime while Iraqi forces kill 30 Daesh soldiers during their military offensive in Salahuddin and Anbar provinces.

March 14, 2015

Incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party is lagging in the most recent polls (File-AFP)
12:34 GMT
Israeli politician doubts Netanyahu will be Prime Minister in a rotation arrangement.