West African nation. "The United States strongly condemns the violence initiated by elements of the armed forces of Mali," White House spokesman Jay Carney said in a statement. "We.
tourists visiting the so- called Schengen states for a period of up to 90 days. "Thank you Spain and the European Parliament," Santos said via Twitter, adding that only technical .SEE PORTFOLIO
General Michaelle Jean (L) attends a military farewell ceremony at the National War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on Sept. 29, 2010. Jean received military honors and delive.READ MORE
ks, Puyehue's eruption caused much chaos at airports in Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay as thousands of flights were canceled for safety reasons because of the heav.READ MORE
tary exercise was launched in Chile on Monday to enhance the participating forces' capability to handle peacetime missions. A total of 600 soldiers from Brazil, Canada, Ecuador, E.READ MORE
their loans and reduce their interest rates. The move came as U.S. students borrowed an unprecedented amount of money through federal loan programs last year. The amount of studen.READ MORE
Borders scholarship program, which aims at sending 100,000 Brazilian undergrads and grad students to foreign countries to study in the next four years. Several UK universities will.READ MORE
irst quarter of 2011, the U.S. economy's growth rate averaged less than 1 percent a year, similar to Japan in the period its bubble burst," he noted in an article carried on Mond.READ MORE
r. Christina Romer, the chair of the Council of Economic Advisers, testifies before a Joint Economic Committee hearing on the economy on Capitol Hill in Washington Octo.READ MORE
sident Dilma Rousseff and her visiting Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yanukovich Tuesday announced a plan to intensify aerospace cooperation. Yanukovich said the bilateral Alcantara .
y. Marking World Food Day, FAO regional representative Raul Benitez said that the number of malnourished people in the region had decreased by 3 million from 2008 to 2010, leaving.
top military officials gave her an official send-off, with emotional speeches and a 21-gun salute. At a reception at the Hall of Honor in Parliament Hill's Center Block, which was .
vision with sweeping powers to oversee and audit the company's operations around the world. In a news release issued Wednesday, incoming BP CEO Robert Dudley also vowed to make oth.