Geneva, Jan 22 (DPA) Brazilian midfielder Kaka will be among some of the world's leading footballers of the past and present at a match Monday to raise money for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti, the UN Development Programme (UNDP) said Thursday.
Friday, January 22, 2010 1:11:24 AM
Tegucigalpa/Santo Domingo, Jan 21 (DPA) Honduras' de facto leader Roberto Micheletti planned to leave the presidential palace in Tegucigalpa definitively Thursday, although he would retain power and govern from home.
Thursday, January 21, 2010 11:54:24 PM
Stockholm, Jan 21 (DPA) The Swedish government Thursday said it would close six of its embassies, including five in Europe, this year and open 10 new embassies.
Thursday, January 21, 2010 6:48:44 PM
Bogota, Jan 21 (DPA) Colombian and French aid workers rescued a 22-day-old baby-girl, after she spent a week in the rubble of the devastating quake in Haiti, the Bogota Fire Department said Wednesday.
Thursday, January 21, 2010 1:13:06 AM
Port-au-Prince, Jan 20 (DPA) UN troops in the Haitian capital, whose presence broadened Tuesday a week after the earthquake, had been asked to recover cash from collapsed bank wreckage, a Haitian government official said.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 5:50:48 AM
Bogota, Jan 20 (IANS/EFE) Colombia has large deposits of oil and gas but very few buyers, the country's energy minister said while announcing a $10-billion investment plan in the sector this year.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 5:07:18 AM
Mogadishu, Jan 19 (IANS) Six pirates from rival groups in Somalia were killed in fighting over the sharing of $7 million ransom gained from the release of a Greek tanker off central Somalia.
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 10:43:46 PM
Frankfurt, Jan 19 (DPA) The German football federation (DFB) admitted Tuesday that ticket sales for this summer's World Cup in South Africa are much lower than previously forecast.
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 4:39:18 PM
Benguela (Angola), Jan 18 (DPA) Nigerian coach Shaibu Amodu will have to make do without his captain Joseph Yobo, the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) announced in their website.
Monday, January 18, 2010 7:56:19 PM
Harare, Jan 18 (DPA) Eight fish poachers have been killed by crocodiles in a major dam in Zimbabwe in the last two weeks, media reports said Sunday.
Monday, January 18, 2010 12:34:38 AM
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