February 17, 2009

10:01 GMT

The Sudanese government and Darfur's most powerful rebel group signed a framework pact Tuesday for future peace negotiations

February 14, 2009

15:05 GMT

Noor Dubai, the UAE-born charity initiative focused on preventing and treating low vision and curable forms of blindness around the world, treated aro

February 12, 2009

20:10 GMT

The International Criminal Court is poised to issue an arrest warrant for Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir this month in connection with atrocities i

November 10, 2008

20:52 GMT

Egypt's president made a rare visit to northern and southern Sudan Monday to discuss the crisis in Darfur and encourage the nation to remain united.

October 27, 2008

20:45 GMT

Sudan's government said the kidnappers of nine Chinese oil workers have killed five of them.

September 28, 2008

19:18 GMT

The Sudanese army said on Sunday it had killed the leader of a group that abducted 11 Western tourists and eight Egyptians and said the hostages were

September 25, 2008

14:54 GMT

A Sudanese official said kidnappers have taken to Libya 11 European tourists and eight Egyptians they abducted last week in a remote part of southwest

September 22, 2008

14:16 GMT

A group of 10 to 15 foreign tourists has been kidnapped near Aswan in southern Egypt

September 9, 2008

06:08 GMT

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) warned today that it will have to suspend food distributions in Darfur if the security situation does no

September 2, 2008

13:51 GMT

Hamas on Tuesday totally denied reports that its exiled supreme leader, Khaled Masha'al, had moved from Syria to Sudan, noting the strength of ties wi

August 27, 2008

16:17 GMT

The hijackers of a Sudanese plane forced to land in to Libya have surrendered, Libyan officials said Wednesday.

August 25, 2008

21:30 GMT

Sudanese government forces raided one of Darfur's largest refugee camps at dawn Monday, killing dozens of civilians, according to a witness in the cam

August 19, 2008

20:55 GMT

Turkey's president urged his Sudanese peer Omar al-Bashir during talks Tuesday to act responsibly and to end the suffering in the Darfur region.

August 18, 2008

20:06 GMT

A summit of African leaders started in Istanbul on Monday, but the focus was on the visit of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir

July 27, 2008

16:33 GMT

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), one of the region’s leading Islamic banks, has announced the financial close of a bridge facility for the construction