Los Angeles, July 31 (DPA) Movie star and director Mel Gibson has been cleared by police of claims that he assaulted a man who tried to take a picture of him in a nightclub.
Friday, July 31, 2009 6:41:41 AM
San Francisco, July 31 (DPA) Former action movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger is finding it much harder to be a hero in real life than in the movies. The Austrian-born California governor has dropped to an all-time low in approval ratings as he struggles to lead the largest US state through a severe economic crisis.
Friday, July 31, 2009 5:53:03 AM
New York, July 31 (DPA) The UN Security Council Thursday extended the mandate of UN peacekeeping troops in Sudan's troubled Darfur province for another year.
Friday, July 31, 2009 5:33:11 AM
Washington, July 31 (DPA) The US House of Representatives passed a $636-billion defence bill Thursday after removing money to continue production of the F-22, meeting a key demand by President Barack Obama.
Friday, July 31, 2009 4:43:49 AM
New York, July 31 (DPA) US stocks rose Thursday on surprising earnings results from US companies, continuing a strong run for the week amid signals that the US economy is stabilizing.
Friday, July 31, 2009 4:13:24 AM
Washington, July 30 (Xinhua) A federal judge in Washington DC Thursday ordered the Obama administration to release a young Afghan detained at the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Thursday, July 30, 2009 11:19:39 PM
New York, July 30 (IANS) Hollywood actress-singer Lindsay Lohan is desperate to star as screen legend Marilyn Monroe and is pitching hard for a remake of the latter's classic movie 'Some Like It Hot'.
Thursday, July 30, 2009 9:45:12 PM
Washington, July 30 (IANS) Microsoft and Yahoo's blockbuster deal to form a 10-year partnership in Internet search and advertising is expected to face tough scrutiny with US authorities taking a hard look at consolidation in the hi-tech industry.
Thursday, July 30, 2009 9:38:45 PM
New York, July 30 (IANS) Dharam Shourie, PTI correspondent in New York who covered the United Nations for two decades, died here following a brief illness. He was 72.
Thursday, July 30, 2009 6:40:01 PM
Washington, July 30 (IANS) The Taliban in Afghanistan has launched a public relations exercise to win the hearts of people by circulating among them a 'field manual' that calls for efforts to limit civilian casualties, a media report said Thursday.
Thursday, July 30, 2009 6:35:53 PM
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