Southern Sudan

ICC asks UN to help arrest Sudan`s President

The UN Security Council authorised the International Criminal Court to investigate atrocities in Darfur in 2005.

Jun 06, 2012, 09:46 AM IST

South Sudan `repels Sudan attack before talks`

South Sudan and Sudan are to resume negotiations over oil wealth sharing and defining their shared border.

May 29, 2012, 09:07 AM IST

UN council calls for Sudan agreement

The UNSC unanimously adopted a resolution demanding the finalisation of a jointly-run administration and police force for Abyei.

May 18, 2012, 11:01 AM IST

South Sudan to get anti-aircraft missiles

South Sudan`s independence has failed to resolve all issues with its northern neighbour Sudan.

May 17, 2012, 11:14 AM IST

Sudan agrees to halt hostilities with South Sudan

The Sudanese government reiterated its right to respond to any aggression targeting its lands.

May 04, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

Arrested foreigners have military history: Sudan

Sudan`s Army spokesman says that three foreigners and a South Sudanese national had military hardware and an armoured vehicle.

Apr 29, 2012, 16:28 PM IST

US draft warns Sudan, South Sudan of sanctions

The AU`s Peace and Security Council on Tuesday urged Sudan and South Sudan to cease hostilities within 48 hours.

Apr 27, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

Arab League condemns South Sudan `aggression`

South Sudan seceded from Sudan last year after a referendum held as part of a 2005 peace deal.

Apr 27, 2012, 10:38 AM IST

Sudan bombs South Sudan border area, kills three

Sudanese warplanes carried out air strikes on South Sudan, three days after South Sudan pulled out of a disputed oil field.

Apr 23, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

Muslim mob torches Catholic church in Khartoum

Last week, South Sudanese troops seized Heglig, which the southerners call Panthou, sending Sudanese troops fleeing.

Apr 22, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

S Sudan withdraws from oil area, Sudan celebrates

Tensions have been rising since South Sudan split away from Sudan as an independent country in July.

Apr 21, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

Uganda to back South Sudan in any Sudan war

Sudan`s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has vowed to teach South Sudan a "final lesson by force".

Apr 20, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

Sudan will not `give an inch` of country: Bashir

Sudan`s Omar Hassan al-Bashir said he would retake the disputed oil-producing Heglig region.

Apr 19, 2012, 15:00 PM IST

Sudan vows to topple Juba; S Sudan seeks talks

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has threatened to topple the "insect" Juba government.

Apr 19, 2012, 10:33 AM IST

South Sudan `repulses` Sudan attack on Heglig

The Sudanese Army said late on Friday its forces were advancing on Heglig town, which it lost to South Sudan`s Army on Tuesday.

Apr 14, 2012, 15:04 PM IST

UNSC demands end to Sudan, South Sudan clashes

South Sudan has accused Sudan of launching air strikes on some of its major oilfields.

Apr 13, 2012, 14:08 PM IST

Sudan accuses South of attack ahead of talks

South Sudan has been at loggerheads with Sudan since seceding in July under a 2005 peace deal that ended decades of civil war.

Mar 22, 2012, 13:46 PM IST

China hopes for better ties with South Sudan

Head of Petrodar Operating Company in South Sudan was expelled over allegations he conspired with Sudan to steal the south`s oil.

Feb 23, 2012, 15:54 PM IST

Sudan, S Sudan ink security pact to calm tensions

South Sudan took three-quarters of Sudan`s oil production but needs to sell its crude through northern export facilities.

Feb 11, 2012, 12:10 PM IST

China: Body of missing worker recovered in Sudan

The worker went missing on January 28 when a group belonging to the Sudan People`s Liberation Army attacked Chinese workers.

Feb 07, 2012, 10:57 AM IST