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Revealed: Mystery behind diamond-studded meteorite that hit earth in 2008

According to researchers, the meteorite was part of a giant asteroid, which was the same size as the dwarf planet Ceres. 

Dec 28, 2020, 12:41 PM IST

India's food aid arrives in Sudan as part of New Delhi's outreach amid COVID-19

India's 100 tonnes of food for the African nation of Sudan arrived on Indian Naval ship INS Airavat.

Nov 02, 2020, 20:04 PM IST

US could soon take Sudan off state sponsors of terrorism list, say officials

The rapprochement between Israel and another Arab country would give US President Donald Trump an opportunity to tout a new diplomatic achievement as he seeks re-election on November 3.

Oct 20, 2020, 00:15 AM IST

Floods kill at least 90 across Sudan, capital Khartoum hit hard in recent days

Flash floods have ravaged swaths of Sudan including the capital since late July, injuring around four dozen people and damaging or destroying 57,000 houses nationwide.

Aug 31, 2020, 00:14 AM IST

US Secretary Mike Pompeo to travel to Israel, Sudan, Bahrain, UAE to discuss Iran’s 'malign influence'

As per the US Department of State, Pompeo will travel to these countries between August 23-28. 

Aug 23, 2020, 22:28 PM IST

Pope Francis calls for dialogue between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over Nile dam

He was giving his Angelus message for Assumption Day, the most important Catholic feast dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

Aug 15, 2020, 18:26 PM IST

18 Indians killed in LPG tanker blast at a factory in Sudan's Khartoum

Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar said that the blast took place in a ceramic factory “Saloomi” in the Bahri area of the capital Khartoum in Sudan

Dec 04, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

23 killed, over 130 injured in ceramics factory fire in Sudan

The blast at a factory in a northern suburb was so powerful it blew the tanker into a nearby lot, according to witnesses and a senior civil defence official. Video footage showed people running and shouting for help at the site of the accident. Flames and smoke billowed from the factory as volunteers and security forces tried to put out the fire.

Dec 04, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Zee News wrap of top stories this hour

Zee News wrap of top stories this hour, 9th August 2019.

Aug 09, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Zee News wrap of top stories this hour

Zee News wrap of top stories this hour, 9th August 2019.

Aug 09, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Army Scout Competition: Rival nation's army battered in front of Indian army knights

The competition is designed to promote co-operation, collaboration and team spirit among the contestants and facilitate sharing of best practices, technology and hardware. The five stages of the competition will test the marksmanship, navigation skills, endurance and teamwork amongst the teams under an international panel of judges, experts and arbiters.

Aug 09, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

'Army Scout Masters Competition' for the first time in India, include 8 nations

Ahead of the commencement of the fifth edition of the Army Scout Masters competition from August 5-16, the practice sessions have reached their final leg. The competition will be held at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan and a total of eight countries--Armenia, Belarus, China, India, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Uzbekistan and Sudan-- are participating.

Aug 09, 2019, 08:08 AM IST

Army Scout Masters Competition 2019: Troops gear up ahead of event

The competition will be held at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan and a total of eight countries--Armenia, Belarus, China, India, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Uzbekistan and Sudan-- are participating.

Aug 02, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Sudan protesters take over square where Bashir challenged uprising

Thousands of demonstrators, mostly teenagers and people in their early 20s, joined a rally in the square, which continued to grow into the late afternoon. Protesters said they were renaming it from the Green Square to Freedom Square.

Jul 18, 2019, 22:32 PM IST

Some internet service restored in Sudan after court ruling

Sudan`s military rulers said they sought the internet blackout because of security concerns, after security forces carried out a deadly raid on a protest sit-in in Khartoum on June 3.

Jul 09, 2019, 21:03 PM IST

Tens of thousands protest to demand civilian rule in Sudan

Sudan’s military rulers overthrew president Omar al-Bashir on April 11 after months of demonstrations against his rule.

Jun 30, 2019, 19:30 PM IST

Security forces use tear gas to disperse students in Sudan's Khartoum

Demonstrations in Khartoum have become rare since security forces broke up a sit-in outside the Defence Ministry on June 3, leaving more than 100 people dead.

Jun 27, 2019, 22:58 PM IST

Sudan's Bashir charged on corruption in first public appearance since ouster

Sudan`s ex-president Omar al-Bashir was charged with corruption-related offences on Sunday, as he appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown in April. Wearing traditional white robes and turban, he was driven to the prosecutor`s office in Khartoum, Reuters witnesses said.

Jun 16, 2019, 21:31 PM IST

Sudan's military chief says he is ready to resume talks as death toll rises to 60

In a message for the Muslim Eid al-Fitr broadcast on state television, Burhan paid homage to the uprising that began in December and culminated with the military overthrow and arrest of President Omar al-Bashir in April.

Jun 05, 2019, 13:49 PM IST

Four die in Sudan protests as military rulers say won't allow 'chaos'

One policeman and three protesters were killed in Khartoum and many other demonstrators were wounded, state TV said. 

May 14, 2019, 15:41 PM IST