cretary Robert Gates visited the Gulf kingdom, urging quick progress toward reform. The GCC pledged on Thursday a financial aid of 20 billion U.S. dollars over 10 years to Bahrain.
March 31 (Xinhua) -- Ten Brazilian ministers on Wednesday quit their posts to join this year's general elections. Under Brazil's electoral law, the deadline for departure from gov.SEE PORTFOLIO
andard of care and a conscious disregard of known risks," said the Times-Picayune, a local newspaper, in an online report. In the ruling, Barbier said BP bears 67 percent of the r.READ MORE
ship sinks at outer anchorage of Bangladesh's Chittagong port DHAKA, April 7 (Xinhua) -- A Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) flagged ship sank in the Bay of Bengal Thu.READ MORE
ve one seat in parliament. In 2008 elections, the Conservatives won 143 seats, the Liberals 77, the Bloc Quebecois 49, and the NDP 37 seats. In the electoral campaign, Harper had w.READ MORE
s, but demanded "responsibility" from the 11 million plus illegal immigrants, saying they must "admit that they broke the law." "They must get right with the law before they can g.READ MORE
ns one after another against China, trying to make it as one of the biggest perpetrators of Internet spying activities.Full story Snowden charged with espionage for disclosure of s.READ MORE
ill on his flight from Atlanta to Cleveland Tuesday and was transferred to the hospital after paramedics met his plane upon its arrival. Doctors said he probably suffered a viral.READ MORE
towards Obama, and 14 percent listed themselves as undecided/don't know. When asked if they approved of the job Congress was doing, 12 percent said they strongly approved, 27 perc.READ MORE
le to diagnose or halt Arafat's decline and he soon lapsed into a coma. On Nov. 11, 2004, Arafat, who symbolized the fight for Palestinian statehood, died at the age of 75. Meanwhi.
view. "But they are a sovereign country, so this is a partnership, and we've got to work according to what their interests are, as well," he added. Obama last week released the adm.
t Argentina is recognized as a leader in Latin America in the development of nuclear energy and that national interests will be defended in all aspects, including the sovereignty .
8 million tonnes. These figures are drastically down from the record 8 million tonnes of sugar produced in 1990-1991. Production plummeted after the disintegration of the Soviet U.