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World economy recovering faster than expected: IMF
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) The International Monetary Fund's predictions for global economic growth will almost certainly be revised upward as the world embarks on a quicker-than-expected recovery from its worst recession in generations, the IMF's deputy head said Monday.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 9:58:47 AM

US stocks surge on first trading day of 2010
New York, Jan 5 (DPA) US stocks posted strong gains on the first trading day of 2010 after some positive manufacturing figures fuelled optimism about the prospects for the US economy in the coming year.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 9:49:47 AM

'In Canada someone develops dementia every five minutes'
Toronto, Jan 5 (IANS) Dementia cases are rising alarmingly in Canada and the mental disease is set to wreak financial and social havoc on its society, warns a report Monday.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 9:10:46 AM

A third gate crasher came to Obama dinner for Manmohan Singh
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) It turns out that Michaele and Tareq Salahi weren't the only uninvited guests at at President Barack Obama's first White House state dinner for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 9:02:48 AM

Ex-Trinidad and Tobago PM faces protege in party leadership battle
Port-of-Spain, Jan 5 (IANS) Basdeo Panday, the first person of Indian origin to become prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago during 1995-2001, is facing his one-time confidante Kamla Persad-Bissessar in a battle to retain the leadership of his United National Congress (UNC).

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 8:28:08 AM

Book claims Warren Beatty had close to 13,000 lovers
Los Angeles, Jan 5 (DPA) A new biography of Hollywood actor and director Warren Beatty claims that he has slept with close to 13,000 women during the course of his busy life.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 7:26:48 AM

Third person crashed White House dinner for Manmohan Singh
Washington, Jan 4 (DPA) A third person not on the White House guest list was able to gain access to President Barack Obama's first state dinner organized in November for Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the Secret Service confirmed Monday.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 7:26:36 AM

Peterhansel leads Dakar rally
Fiambala (Argentina), Jan 5 (DPA) Frenchman Stephane Peterhansel won the third stage of the automotive portion of the 32nd Dakar rally Monday, between the northwestern Argentine towns of La Rioja and Fiambala.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 4:22:51 AM

Five more exoplanets found in Milky Way
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) NASA scientists said Monday they have identified another five planets orbiting stars in the Milky Way Galaxy.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 2:25:19 AM

Clinton calls Yemen situation threat to global security
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) The unstable situation in Yemen poses a threat to regional and global security, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010 1:39:54 AM

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