ncil on Sunday picked up a former president and sitting legislator Burhanudin Rabbani who had fought Taliban militants in the past decade as its chairman to approach Taliban outfi
he government for current economic woes.
The Occupy Wall Street movement has been targeting large financial institutions on Wall Street, while the Tea Party movement continues to f
ted States and Russia will join the annual East Asia Summit this year.
On Saturday, Campbell will attend meetings with Malaysian government officials, academics and business leade
rom Buenos Aires' Ezeiza International Airport have not been affected by the strike. Both airports handle about the same number of flights, but Aeroparque handled more passenger t
fornia Attorney General's Office launched an investigation into the high salaries paid to top Bell City officials. But their resignation did not appease the public.
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government and has recently sent an ambassador to Damascus -- for the first time in six years.
The United States withdrew its ambassador from Damascus in February 2005, after the
te receiving federal funding to expand prison capacity, state officials have not done this.
If the court's ruling is not fulfilled by the deadline, the state will have to pay a da
andle the oil spill, said the cement cap installed on the top of the Macondo well last week was holding, and the first relief well is expected to intercept the underwater gusher
CARACAS, April 1 (Xinhua) -- The plane crash in Venezuela that left 17 people dead and 34 others injured last September was caused by mechanic failure, and U.S. maintena
NASA, the earliest launch opportunity for Discovery is Nov. 8, at 12:53 p.m. EST (1553 GMT), which is also the last date Discovery can launch in this window. The next launch win
earlier in the day.
Two of the injured victims were identified as not being involved in criminal activities, state officials said. Soldiers responding to the incident found weapon
ing to the department, 18 U.S. military helicopters are currently operating out of Ghazi Airbase in northern Pakistan, 8 operating out of Pano Aqil Airbase in southern Pakistan,
ing with Washington to undermine his government.
Venezuela severed its ties again with Colombia on July 22 after Bogota accused Caracas of hosting guerilla chiefs in its territory
al-Qaeda moves money, facilitators and operatives from across the Middle East to South Asia," including Atiyah Abd al-Rahman, al- Qaeda's overall commander in Pakistan's tribal a
the south of Mexico, bordering with Guatemala.
Meanwhile, an earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale shook Guatemala on Sunday morning, also without reports of victims or m