Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

Omdurman, Sudan Newswire

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  1. Prevalence of metallo-I2-lactamase acquired genes among carbapenems...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BioMed Central

    The increased prevalence of carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative isolates caused by Metallo-AZA2-lactamase is worrisome in clinical settings worldwide. The mortality rate associated with infections caused by MBLs producing organisms ranging from 18 to 67%.

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  2. Sudan opposition's NUP will not dialogue alone with government: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The National Umma Party denied any intention to conduct a bilateral dialogue with the Sudanese government and announced the completion of preparations for the reception of its leader Sadiq al-Mahdi next Wednesday 19 December. "The party will not enter alone into any dialogue on the Constitution and insists on holding a national constitutional conference in which all the components of the Sudanese people will participate," said Fadlallah Barma Nasser, the party's deputy chairman.

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  3. Seven killed in Sudan plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Daily Monitor

    Khartoum. At least seven people have been reported killed in a plane crash in Gadaref State in eastern Sudan.

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  4. Sudan plane crash: Seven government ministers killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Big News Network.com

    In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's eastern state of Al-Qadarif. According to the State News Agency SUNA, at least seven local government officials were killed in the crash, after the helicopter they were travelling in crashed into a communications tower near the border with Ethiopia.

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  5. Five officials dead in Sudan helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Daily Monitor

    A helicopter crashed Sunday in eastern Sudan, killing at least five local officials who were on board, state media reported. Witnesses said the helicopter caught fire after hitting a communications tower as it tried to land in a field in the state of Al-Qadarif.

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  6. Sudan government officials killed in helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Al Jazeera

    At least seven local government officials have been killed in a helicopter crash in Sudan 's eastern al-Gadarif state. Governor Mirghani Salih was travelling from the city of Gadarif and heading to Gallabat, Ashorooq TV reported.

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  7. International community provides only 35% of refugee needs in Sudan: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's Minister of Interior Ahmed Bilal Osman has described the international community's support rendered to refugees in Sudan as "poor" saying it doesn't exceed 35% of their actual needs. Speaking on a talk show broadcasted by the state-run Radio Omdurman Friday, Osman said the host communities bear the largest burden in providing water, education, health and other services to the refugees.

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  8. Meriam al-Mahdi returns to Sudan but not arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The National Umma Party Deputy President Meriam al-Mahdi returned to Khartoum on Friday without being arrested despite an arrest warrant issued 24 hours before to arrive in Sudan. Sudan's state security prosecutor on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for the opposition NUP leader "Sadiq al-Mahdi and others", as he is set to regain the country on 19 November after nine months of self-imposed exile in Egypt and the United Kingdom.

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  9. Sudan issues arrest warrant against opposition leader Sadiq al-MahdiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's state security prosecutor on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for the leader of the opposition National Umma Party , Sadiq al-Mahdi and others, as he plans to return to the country on 19 November. Opposition leader of the National Umma Party and Sudan's former prime minister, al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, at his home in Omdurman after he was released on 15 June 2014 Al-Mahdi who left Khartoum in February 2018 was residing in Cairo until the first of July when the Egyptian authorities declared him persona non grata and prevented him from entering into the country.

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  10. Nonfiction: Is This the Best One-Volume Biography of Churchill Yet Written?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2018 | The New York Times

    In April 1955, on the final weekend before he left office for the last time, Winston Churchill had the vast canvas of Peter Paul Rubens's "The Lion and the Mouse" taken down from the Great Hall at the prime ministerial retreat of Chequers. He had always found the depiction of the mouse too indistinct, so he retrieved his paint brushes and set about "improving" on the work of Rubens by making the hazy rodent clearer.

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  11. A popular wild fruit, the Spanish tamarind has many medicinal benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | NewsTarget.com

    The Spanish tamarind can potentially be used as a medicinal plant because of its phenolic and flavonoid content and antioxidant capacities, according to a study published in the Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences . In the study, researchers from Omdurman Islamic University in Sudan , Sudan University of Science and Technology in Sudan, and Jazan University in Saudi Arabia aimed to determine the antioxidant potential of the leaf, bark, and seed cake of Spanish tamarind.

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  12. Amnesty urges Sudan to stop crackdown on journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Amnesty International on Friday urged the Sudanese government to halt what it describes as "relentless harassment, intimidation and censorship of journalists" in the country. In a report documenting the arrests of at least 15 journalists by state security forces between January and October, the rights group says the media in Sudan are frequently targeted by the National Intelligence and Security Agency for their reporting, especially for publishing articles criticizing government policies.

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  13. Former Algeria manager claims they lost 2010 AFCON semi-final to Egypt on purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | GhanaWeb

    Former Algeria manager Rabah Saadane has revealed a very mysterious reason for Egypt's 4-0 smashing of Algeria in the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations semi-final. The Pharaohs absolutely dominated their Algerian counterparts in Angola after they went on to win their 7th Africa Cup of Nations title and their third on the trot.

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  14. It's Newcastle United's worst start to a season since 1898...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | Chronicle Live

    If Queen Victoria had been a Newcastle United fan, she would not have been amused by the club's form in 1898. It was pointed out last weekend that the modern-day Toon 's start to the season is their worst since that sepia-tinted era at the end of the 19th century.

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  15. Certain Sudanese medicinal plants can remove heavy metals from waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | NewsTarget.com

    Toxic heavy metals are growing more common in bodies of water, including those that serve as important sources of drinking water. To remedy this problem, Sudanese researchers investigated a trio of local medicinal plants used as water purifiers.

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  16. Journalists arrested over protest outside Sudanese parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Sudan Tribune

    The security agents dispersed a protest by the journalists of Al-Akhbar newspaper in front of the National Assembly in Omdurman, before to arrest nine protesters. The newspaper organised the protest after the parliament officials systematically targeted its reporter Murtada Ahmed and prevented him from covering the sessions.

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  17. 11:45 Military planes smash into each other on the runway while trying to land in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | AkiPress

    Video footage shows the Sudanese Air Force planes landing on the same runway, with one crashing into the other at speed. The Soviet-era Antonov aircraft had landed within seconds of each other when the accident occurred, an airport official said.

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  18. 8 injured after army planes collide at Sudan airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    A collision between two Sudanese army planes on the runway at Khartoum airport on Wednesday injured eight people, officials said. The Soviet-era Antonov aircraft had landed within seconds of each other when the accident occurred, an airport official said.

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  19. Sudan:Two Pilots Die in Military Helicopter CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Army spokesman Brig. Gen. Ahmed Khalifa El Shami explained in a press statement on Friday that pilots Khalid Abdallah Abdelrahim and Jasim Ali Khojali died when their helicopter, that had taken-off from the Wadi Sayidna air base for a night training, crashed in the area of El Kodab north of Omdurman.

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  20. 'There was music on every corner of every street in Khartoum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    To stroll through Omdurman, Sudan's old capital across the White Nile from Khartoum, during wedding season, is to walk through time. Large halls and open-air performance spaces, free to the public, offer a small window into the Sudan of old, when bands and orchestras kept sharply-dressed young people on their feet.

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