Florida, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- The U.S. Coast Guard is urging Haitians not to attempt risky sea voyages to escape their Caribbean homeland, AP reported. Dozens of Haitian migrants...
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Lagos, Jumada I 9, 1434, Mar 21, 2013, SPA -- An official says a search continues after a boat carrying 128 people capsized off Nigeria six days ago, according to AP.
The head of the Cross River State Emergency Management Agency Vincent Acquah said Thursday that rescuers have found nine female bodies off the coast of the city of Calabar, with 90 passengers still missing. He said there were also men and children aboard. Acquah said the number of survivors rose to 29 Wednesday after 27 people were found further south, around the port of Oron. He said the wooden boat was going from Benin to Gabon, stopping on various ports along the way. --SPA 19:26 LOCAL TIME 16:26 GMT
Florida, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- The U.S. Coast Guard is urging Haitians not to attempt risky sea voyages to escape their Caribbean homeland, AP reported. Dozens of Haitian migrants have died in recent attempted crossings. Since Oct. 1, the Coast Guard has picked up 420...
TOKYO, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- Japan's Cabinet approved billions of dollars of stimulus spending in a supplementary budget meant to perk up a faltering economic recovery and cushion the impact of a sales tax hike next April, AP reported. The 5.5 trillion yen ($53 billion) in...
BRUSSELS, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has said that Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych "intends to sign" the far-reaching trade and cooperation agreement with the EU that he rejected only last month, AP reported. Ashton said Thursday...
Jeddah, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- The Islamic Development Bank and the Branch of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Makkah region, hosted here yesterday evening a reception for members of the consular corps in Jeddah on the Bank's 40th anniversary. Addressing the ceremony, the...
Riyadh, Safar 9, 1435, Dec 12, 2013, SPA -- The World Conference on Dialogue and Its Role in Defending Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) organized by Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University has concluded its meetings here with the participation of more than 250 personalities from 51 countries....
MAKKAH 47 32 MADINAH 42 28 RIYADH 41 25 DAMMAM 41 27 JEDDAH 41 28 ABHA 31 18 HAIL 37 23 BURAIDAH 39 25