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Deaths in Nigeria Boko Haram crackdown
Government says 35 members of armed Islamist group died during shootout in predominantly Muslim northern city.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 23:49 GMT
Pakistan condemns bounty offer on film-maker
Government distances itself from federal minister who offered $100,000 for killing anti-Islam video producer.
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Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 22:23 GMT
Suicide bomber strikes church in Nigeria
Attacker kills woman and child and injures at least 22 people in blast outside Catholic church in the city of Bauchi.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 18:24 GMT
Japan's PM re-elected ruling party leader
Yoshihiko Noda beat three other contenders, winning more than 60 per cent of points available in vote by party members.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2012 10:25 GMT
Nigeria captures two 'Boko Haram leaders'
Military says third man was killed during operation on the outskirts of the city of Kano.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2012 15:50 GMT
Dozens killed in central Nigeria floods
At least 35 people dead and several others missing in floods triggered by heavy rain in Jos city.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 06:14 GMT
Nigerian state weds 500 to stave off divorce
State-sponsored marriages will be banned from divorce without government permission.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2012 08:51 GMT
Nigeria business slumps after attacks
Traders say business has dropped drastically as shoppers are afraid to come to Kano.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 03:42 GMT
US adds Boko Haram leaders to terrorist list
Washington designates three leaders of the African armed group as "terrorists" in bid to halt violence in Nigeria.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2012 23:59 GMT
Deadly gunfight in Nigeria's northeast
Police say at least 19 members of armed Islamist group Boko Haram killed during fighting in Kano and Maiduguri cities.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2012 14:10 GMT
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