New York, Dec 18 (DPA) US stocks tumbled across the board Thursday over concern about global recovery as the US dollar rose.
Friday, December 18, 2009 5:48:16 AM
Washington, Dec 18 (DPA) Pakistan has been holding up visas for US officials and contractors and continued delays could have an 'impact' on the effectiveness of aid programmes in the country, the US State Department said Thursday.
Friday, December 18, 2009 3:57:38 AM
Copenhagen, Dec 18 (IANS) Negotiations at the Copenhagen climate summit 'have been very slow', UN chief Ban Ki-Moon rued Thursday evening, 'but I have not seen anything to indicate we can't seal a deal'.
Friday, December 18, 2009 12:05:49 AM
New York, Dec 17 (DPA) At least 68 journalists were killed in 2009, with the largest death toll in the Philippines, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said Thursday.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 11:32:22 PM
Copenhagen, Dec 17 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Thursday accused the US of hindering his country's efforts to combat climate change by opposing its nuclear programme.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 10:28:35 PM
Copenhagen, Dec 17 (IANS) The US and China were at loggerheads on the penultimate day of the Copenhagen climate summit, after US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton demanded that China take more 'transparent' actions to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 10:22:22 PM
Rio De Janeiro, Dec 17 (RIA Novosti) Brazilian doctors have found some 50 needles in the body of a two-year-old boy that were allegedly inserted during a black magic ritual, media reports said.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 6:38:43 PM
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Volunteering to tutor children can help older adults delay or reverse declining brain function, according to a new study.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 5:42:54 PM
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Girls who took part in interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), may be better able to prevent obesity over the years, compared to girls who took traditional health education classes, says a new research.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 5:34:36 PM
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Your very own 'Book of Life', some 30,000 genes that make up your genome, could hold vital secrets to perfect health and your well being.
Thursday, December 17, 2009 5:33:20 PM
News Americas Articles Index