Country in northeastern Africa
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Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan launch new Nile dam talks in DRC
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Sudan gov’t and SPLM-N sign agreement to pave way for peace talks
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India's week at UN: 'Committed to cause of global food security'
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Egypt's Sisi ups pressure for Ethiopia dam deal
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Asylum seeker stabs French immigration official to deathA Sudanese refugee has stabbed a French immigration official to death after being told his asylum request had been rejected, authorities have said.
India welcomes removal of Sudan from state sponsors of terrorism listIndia on Monday welcomed the removal of Sudan from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism as well as the normalisation of relations between the African nation and Israel.
India's food aid arrives in Sudan as part of New Delhi's outreach amid COVIDAll in all, India is sending 270 MT tonnes of food aid to all four countries.
Sudan extends lockdown in Khartoum state to June 29Sudan has extended a lockdown in the state of Khartoum to June 29 as it tries to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, its Security and Defence Council said on Wednesday.
Sudan finds mass grave of conscripts killed during Bashir's ruleSudan's public prosecutor on Monday announced the discovery of a mass grave east of Khartoum suspected to contain the remains of students killed in 1998 who tried escaping military service from a..
Sudan announces discovery of mass grave of students killed under BashirSudan's public prosecutor said Monday a mass grave has been discovered east of the capital Khartoum, allegedly containing students killed in 1998 who tried escaping military service.
Sudan war crimes charges are untrue, suspect saysA Sudanese war crimes suspect said on Monday that charges mentioned on his arrest warrant are untrue, during an initial appearance at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.
Sudan war crimes suspect says charges against him are 'untrue'A Sudanese war crimes suspect said on Monday that charges mentioned on his arrest warrant are "untrue" during an initial appearance at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.
Sudan to introduce direct cash payments to its neediest citizensSudan will begin rolling out an experimental programme of direct cash transfers to its neediest citizens next week as it tries to wean the country off costly subsidies.
Sudan extends airport closures by another two weeks due to coronavirusSudan will keep its airports closed to international and internal scheduled commercial flights for another two weeks until June 28, a spokesman for the country's civil aviation authority told Reuters..
Sudan committee seizes Bashir's bank account, closes FX bureausA Sudanese anti-corruption committee said on Tuesday it had confiscated a bank account belonging to ousted President Omar al-Bashir and closed five foreign exchange bureaus used to fund his regime.
Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan resume talks on Blue Nile damSudan, Egypt and Ethiopia on Tuesday resumed talks on the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam after the failure of a U.S-led mediation effort earlier this year, a Sudanese official said.
Sudan calls for renewed talks on Blue Nile damSudan has called for the resumption of talks with Egypt and Ethiopia on the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam after the failure of a U.S-led mediation effort earlier this year.
Sudan's PM promises justice on anniversary of sit-in killingsSudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok pledged justice on Wednesday for scores of pro-democracy protesters killed a year ago when security forces broke up a sit-in outside the defence ministry.
Sudan summons Ethiopian envoy over suspected cross-border attackSudan summoned the Ethiopian Chargé d'Affaires on Saturday over a border attack by suspected Ethiopian militias that killed and wounded several Sudanese army personnel and civilians, it said in a..
Sudan army officer dies, soldiers hurt in attack by Ethiopian militia: SUNAA Sudanese military officer was killed and several soldiers wounded on Thursday in an attack by Ethiopian militias on the Sudanese side of the border with Ethiopia, the official SUNA news agency said.
Sudan says three jailed members of ousted Bashir regime have coronavirusAt least three jailed senior members of the toppled regime of former Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir have the coronavirus, the country's public prosecution service said on Wednesday.
U.S. reaches consensus with Sudan on 'contours' of future claims dealThe United States and Sudan have reached a common understanding on the "contours" of a future bilateral claims agreement linked to the 1998 al Qaeda bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania,..
U.S. Supreme Court heaps more damages on Sudan in embassy bombing casesThe U.S. Supreme Court dealt a legal setback to Sudan on Monday, ruling that the African nation cannot avoid punitive damages it was ordered to pay in lawsuits accusing it of complicity in the 1998 al..
Sudan airports to remain closed until May 31Sudan will keep its airports closed for both internal and international commercial passenger flights until May. 31, the state news agency SUNA said on Sunday, extending a shutdown that began in March..
Three killed and 79 wounded in tribal clashes in eastern SudanClashes between two tribes in Sudan's eastern city of Kassala killed three people and wounded 79 others, the state's acting governor said on Sunday.
Sudanese corruption committee confiscates Bashir family propertiesA Sudanese anti-corruption committee said on Thursday that it will confiscate several large plots of land and residential properties in the capital Khartoum from relatives of ousted President Omar..
Sudanese coronavirus committee recommends lockdown extension in Khartoum stateSudan's emergency committee on coronavirus has recommended that a lockdown of the state of Khartoum be extended by 10 days from Sunday to help slow the spread of the deadly COVID-19 disease, sources..
Sudan appoints first ambassador to U.S. for decadesSudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States for almost a quarter of a century, its foreign ministry said on Monday, in a move to normalise relations after decades of antagonism.
Few ventilators, little cash: Sudan braces for coronavirus testWith just a few hundred ventilators and international aid slow to materialise, Sudan's fledgling government knows it has an uphill battle against a coronavirus pandemic that has brought far richer..
Sudan imposes lockdown on capital after 10 new coronavirus casesSudan will impose a lockdown on the capital Khartoum for three weeks after 10 more cases of the new coronavirus were discovered on Monday, its information minister said.
Sudan bans inter-city passenger travel in bid to halt coronavirusSudan announced on Sunday that it was banning all passenger road transport between cities and deploying emergency laws to ensure compliance with measures aimed at stopping the spread of the new..
Sudan's health minister says country needs $120 million to fight coronavirusSudan urgently needs $120 million to fight the new coronavirus, the country's health minister told Reuters on Saturday, amid a shortage of the equipment to fight the epidemic which has ravaged richer..
France knife attack suspect charged with terrorism offences, murderA man who killed two people in a knife attack in southeastern France at the weekend is a refugee from Sudan and has been charged with terrorism offences and murder, the French anti-terrorist..
Sudan's minister of defense dies of heart attack in south SudanSudan's minister of defense, Lt Gen Jamaleldin Omar, has died of a heart attack in South Sudan, where he was taking part in peace negotiations between the government and armed movements in Juba, a..
Sudan imposes 10-hour night-time curfew to curb coronavirus spreadSudan will impose a nationwide curfew every night starting on Tuesday, beginning at 8 pm (1800 GMT) and lasting until 6 am to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, a member of the ruling..
Sudan orders arrest of former foreign minister over 1989 coupThe Sudanese prosecutor's office on Tuesday ordered the arrest of former foreign minister Ali Karti for his role in the 1989 coup which brought Omar al-Bashir to power.
Dress codes and dancing: Sudan sees culture thaw after BashirIn Sudan's capital Khartoum, a hip-hop producer who had his equipment seized during anti-government protests last year is now free to mix tracks in his studio.
Sudan closes schools and universities for one month over coronavirusSudan has ordered the closure of schools and universities for one month from Saturday to stop the spread of coronavirus, a statement from the prime minister's office said.
Kenya, Ethiopia join expanding list of African states with coronavirusKenya, Ethiopia, Sudan and Guinea all confirmed their first cases of the new coronavirus on Friday, giving the disease a foothold in 18 countries on the African continent.
Sudan stops visas and flights for eight countries including Egypt over coronavirus: statementSudan stopped visa issuances and flight services to eight countries including neighbor Egypt and Italy over fears of the coronavirus outbreak, a government statement said on Thursday.
U.S. team in Sudan to probe PM assassination attempt: ministerU.S. investigators arrived in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Wednesday to help local authorities investigating an assassination attempt that targeted the Sudanese prime minister earlier this week, a..
Sudan moves against Bashir loyalists after assassination attemptSudan's ruling council said on Tuesday it would step up its drive to remove loyalists of former president Omar al-Bashir, a day after the prime minister of the transitional government escaped an..
Sudan's PM survives assassination attempt in KhartoumSudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok survived an assassination attempt targeting his convoy as he headed to work on Monday morning in the capital Khartoum, officials said.
Sudan's information minister: 'terror attempts' to be dealt with decisivelySudan's information minister Faisal Salih said on Monday that "terror attempts" and the dismantling of the old regime were matters that would be dealt with decisively, in the first official remarks..
PM says attempted assassination will not stop 'path of change' in SudanSudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said an assassination attempt which targeted his convoy on Monday would not stop the "path of change" in the country.
Trump tells Sisi U.S. to pursue efforts for deal on Ethiopia dam: Egypt presidencyU.S. President Donald Trump told Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday that Washington will keep up efforts for a deal among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over a dam Ethiopia is building on..
Sudan fires scores of diplomats allegedly linked to BashirSudan has fired scores of diplomats for alleged links to the administration of toppled President Omar al-Bashir, a legal committee said on Saturday.
U.S. to keep working with Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan on Blue Nile damThe United States will continue to work with Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan until they sign an accord on a giant Blue Nile hydropower dam, after failing to secure signatures from the three countries this..
Sudan stumbles through transition without fresh donor helpSudan has made a surprise opening to Israel, announced compensation over the bombing of a U.S. warship 20 years ago, and said it will fully cooperate with the International Criminal Court on cases..
11 Indian officers to join India’s UN peacekeeping mission in Sudan