Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Presenting the Union Budget 2019-20 in the Parliament, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that 18 new diplomatic missions will be opened in Africa.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Ouagadougou [Burkina Faso], May 27 (ANI): At least four people lost their lives after a group of heavily armed individuals attacked a Catholic church in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday morning.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Kongoussi [Burkina Faso], May 16 (ANI): Four people were killed when a Catholic procession was attacked by unidentified armed men in Zimtenga here, church authorities said on Wednesday.
Silgadji [Burkina Faso], May 13 (ANI): At least six people, including a priest, were killed after gunmen opened fire at congregants outside a Catholic church in Burkina Faso on Sunday.
Paris [France], May 10 (ANI): Two French soldiers lost their lives during an operation aimed at rescuing four hostages in northern Burkina Faso, according to French officials.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Silgadji [Burkina Faso], Apr 30 (ANI): An attack by motorbike-borne assailants on a Protestant church here claimed the lives of six people, including of a pastor. At least two people are said to be missing after the attack that happened on Sunday.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Ottawa [Canada], Jan 18 (ANI): A Canadian citizen, who was abducted in the landlocked West African country of Burkina Faso two days ago, has been found dead.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Nouakchott [Mauritania], Dec 6 (ANI): The European Union (EU) and France announced over USD 1.5 billion in aid for the countries falling in the African Sahel region on Thursday to combat armed groups.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], The African Union (AU) on Saturday strongly condemned the terrorist attack that took place in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.
Ouagadougou, [Burkina Faso] Mar 2 (ANI): Hours after explosion and gunfire rocked different locations of the capital city of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, including the army headquarters, it was revealed that the situation is "under control".
Ouagadougou [Burkina Faso], March 2 (ANI): An explosion reportedly hit the Army headquarters, near French Embassy in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou on Friday.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
London [UK], August 14 (ANI): At least 17 people were killed and another eight were wounded in a suspected terror attack at a Turkish restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou.