Thursday 20 April 2006
By Alfred Taban, The Khartoum Monitor
April 19, 2006 — Hassan Abdallah Al Turabi, Sudan’s top Islamic ideologue is now becoming a real thinker as opposed to his previous static ideas and we congratulate him for that. He is now expanding (...)
Wednesday 12 November 2003
KHARTOUM, Nov 12 (AFP) — High school students in the capital of Sudan’s Blue Nile State protested teacher strikes by attacking and setting fire to offices of the state’s education ministry, police said Wednesday.
Students in Ed-Damazine (...)
Wednesday 4 January 2006
Jan 3, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Omer and Mazin were only four and six years old, respectively, when their father sold them to a woman trafficker to work as camel jockeys in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Boys have been seriously injured (...)
Monday 17 April 2006
April 16, 2006 (VATICAN CITY) — Pope Benedict XVI celebrated his first Easter Sunday as pontiff, praying for peace Iraq, negotiated solutions to the world’s nuclear disputes and dialogue between Israel and the Palestinians. Pope Benedict (...)
Sunday 23 May 2004
KHARTOUM, May 23, 2004 (dpa) — A strong worded letter signed by Sudanese Church leaders to the government on Sunday has accused the Islamic authorities of forcibly occupying a church in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum.
Bishops Daniel (...)
Friday 25 February 2005
KHARTOUM, Feb 25 (Reuters) - A strong smell of decay has made Sudanese authorities reconsider their conclusion that everyone survived when a four-storey hospital annex collapsed in the capital Khartoum, an official said on Friday. The (...)
Sunday 7 September 2003
KHARTOUM, Sept 7 (AFP)— Twelve people were killed and 45 others injured, some seriously, when a bus collided with a truck on Sudan’s main eastern highway some 80 kilometres (50 miles) from Port Sudan early Sunday, the regional governor (...)
Thursday 5 April 2007
April 3, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — “Large numbers of Catholics took part in the Palm Sunday Procession through the streets of Khartoum with tangible devotion” said Fr. Luigi Cagnolini, Comboni provincial in Khartoum, capital of Sudan.
Friday 14 November 2003
BBC Monitoring Newsfile
By Albayan, an Emirati daily newspaper
KHARTOUM, Nov. 13, 2003 — A cat was the cause of the power outage in Sudan’s electricity system which left Khartoum and several states [of the country] in total darkness (...)
Tuesday 25 November 2003
KHARTOUM, Nov. 25, 2003 — A message by President Umar al-Bashir on the occasion of Eid al- Fitr was broadcast by Sudanese radio on 25 November.
Al-Bashir’s message consisted of 10 points, each addressed to a specific section of society (...)