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At least 700 dead after series of shipwrecks off Libyan coast May 29, 6:13 pm
Tripoli, May 29 (ANI): At least 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says.
U.S. and allies ready to arm Libyan government May 17, 12:28 pm
New York, May 17 (ANI): The United States and other allied nations have agreed to provide Libya's internationally recognized government with weapons, which they say is needed to battle ISIS and other militant groups gaining strength in the region.
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Amid controversy over the evacuation of Indians back to Libya, the Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday said India embassy in Libya has been trying its best to assist Indian nationals, who had opted to stay behind in Libya despite our regular advisories for them to exit during the evacuation carried out in August 2014.
29 Indians evacuated from Libya arrive in Kochi May 12, 10:38 am
Kochi (Kerala), May.12 (ANI): Twenty-nine people hailing from Kerala and Tamil Nadu reached Kochi Airport this morning after being rescued from Libya.
Obama reveals 'worst mistake' of his Presidency Apr 11, 8:53 am
Washington D.C., Apr. 11 (ANI): In a surprising revelation, United States President Barack Obama said that the worst mistake of his presidency was the sheer lack of planning by his government in the aftermath of the 2011 toppling of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
Govt. making 'efforts' to secure release of Malyali techie Apr 8, 8:08 am
New Delhi, April. 8 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that the government will leave no stone unturned to locate and secure the release of Regi Joseph, a Kerala techie allegedly abducted by militants in Libya.
Four Bangladeshis killed in Benghazi gunfight Mar 27, 5:05 pm
Dhaka, Mar.27 (ANI): Four Bangladeshis were killed in a gunfight between two rival groups in Benghazi of Libya, said State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam.
Sushma confirms death of Malayali nurse, son in Libya Mar 26, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday confirmed the death of Malayali nurse and her infant son in rocket attack in Libya.
Trivandrum (Kerala), Mar. 26 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday confirmed that a Malayali nurse and her infant son have been killed in a shelling attack in Libya and asserted that the state government is trying to bring their bodies back.
ISIS executes three in mob for 'blasphemy'in Libya Jan 22, 2:07 pm
London, Jan.22 (ANI): Savage extremists have killed the three men in a public execution for the crimes of banditry, blasphemy and apostasy in Libyan town of Sirte.
London, Jan 7 (ANI): At least 50 people have been killed at a police training centre in Libya town of Zliten in a bomb blast in, said the town's mayor.
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorists are setting up new headquarters along Libya's Mediterranean coast after their Syrian stronghold in Raqqa was pounded by air strikes from the West.
ISIS chief in Libya killed in air strike: Pentagon Nov 15, 1:07 pm
London, Nov. 15 (ANI): A day after the ISIS carried out six deadly attacks in the French capital slaughtering 129 people, the head of the terror outfit in Libya has reportedly been killed in a US military airstrike.
UN announces Fayez Saraj as PM of Libya's national unity government Oct 10, 10:36 am
London, Oct. 10: The United Nations has announced Fayez Saraj as the New Prime Minister of the national unity government in Libya.
Dhaka, Oct. 8 (ANI): The Bangladesh Ministry of Foreign Affairs has strongly advised its citizen against travelling to Libya till further instruction.
Odisha resident kidnapped in Libya Sep 17, 2:49 pm
Gajapati, Sept.17 (ANI): A worker from Odisha identified as Pravash Ranjan Samal is among the two Indians kidnapped from Sirte in Libya, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said today.
Govt. warns Indians against travelling to Libya Sep 4, 11:35 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 4 (ANI): The Government issued an advisory warning Indians against travelling to Libya on Friday
European migrant crisis: 200 bodies found floating off Libyan coast Aug 28, 10:48 am
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Around 200 bodies have been found floating off the coast of one of the main people-smuggling hubs in Libya after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized off Zuwara, a port in western Libya.
Sirte battle: 12 Libyans beheaded by ISIS Aug 16, 6:29 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 16 (ANI): Islamic State group jihadists have beheaded 12 Libyans and hung them on crosses during a battle for the coastal city of Sirte, it has been reported.
London, Aug. 6 (ANI): The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has revealed that no more survivors are expected to be found in the horrific incident in which a boat carrying around 600 migrants sank off Libya.
London, Aug. 5 (ANI): An investigation is going on of a video that shockingly reveals Saadi Gaddafi, the son of former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, being abused along with the other prisoners in a Tripoli jail.
Bengaluru, Aug. 4 (ANI): One of the four Indians detained in ISIS-controlled territory in Libya, Vijay Kumar, on Tuesday said that although he was not harmed during his detention, the last statement made by ISIS before releasing him was a request to 'follow Islam'.
Hyderabad, Aug. 2 (ANI): Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Sunday met the family members of one of the two Indian nationals abducted in Libya and assured them that he would take up the matter with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
Two of four Indians detained in Libya released Jul 31, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): Two of the four Indians detained in ISIS-controlled territory in Libya have been released, according to the Ministry of External Affairs.
Four Indian nationals abducted by IS brought back to Sirte: MEA Jul 31, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): The External Affairs Ministry on Friday said that according to the information available through their sources, all the four Indian nationals who have allegedly been abducted by IS, have now been brought back to Sirte in Libya.
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