Omar Hassan al-Bashir

Sudan's Bashir wants dialogue with West as new term starts

Sudan is open to dialogue with Western nations, President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said on Tuesday in an unusually conciliatory message from a leader wanted on genocide charges whose country suffers under economic sanctions.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:44 AM IST

Al-Bashir sworn-in Sudan president for new 5-year term

 Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir was sworn in on Tuesday for another five-year term after winning 94 percent of the vote in elections held in April.

Jun 02, 2015, 19:47 PM IST

Sudan votes in elections boycotted by opposition groups

Sudanese voters trickled in to polling stations on Monday at the start of a three-day election boycotted by the main opposition parties, with President Omar Hassan al-Bashir set to extend his quarter-century in power.

Apr 13, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

More than 3,000 protesters on Khartoum streets demand Bashir quit

More than 3,000 protesters took to the streets of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Saturday to demand President Omar Hassan al-Bashir quit, witnesses said, after days of unrest in which dozens of people have been killed.

Sep 28, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

`Sudan market bombing a declaration of war`

Sudanese war planes bombed a market in the capital of South Sudan`s oil-producing Unity State on Monday in an attack the southern army called a declaration of war.

Apr 24, 2012, 09:56 AM IST

Sudan wants to live peacefully with S Sudan: Bashir

The United Nations and the African Union on Thursday urged the leaders of Sudan and South Sudan to convene for talks as soon as possible.

Mar 30, 2012, 12:00 PM IST

Sudan`s President reassured of Chinese investments

Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir is wanted by the International Criminal Court for alleged war crimes.

Jun 29, 2011, 23:00 PM IST

Sudan`s Bashir not standing for re-election: Party

Sudanese President is the only sitting head of state to be indicted by ICC.

Feb 21, 2011, 16:29 PM IST

Bashir accepts south Sudan`s secession vote

Sudan is now expected to split in two on July 9.

Feb 07, 2011, 21:36 PM IST

North, South Sudan could form EU-style pact: Bashir

Sudan`s Prez said southerners could not have dual north-south nationality.

Jan 08, 2011, 09:49 AM IST

Sudan`s President will attend Africa-EU summit: Mbeki

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir is wanted on war crimes charges.

Nov 28, 2010, 12:14 PM IST