Havana, May 6 (IANS) Former Cuban president Fidel Castro has come down heavily on the US for its decision to revive the 4th Fleet saying it was an attempt to intimidate Latin America, EFE news agency reported Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 7:25:23 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) Barely four months at the helm of Citigroup and India-born Vikram Pandit already faces mounting pressure to show that he can turn around one of the world's largest and most troubled banks even as investors are pulling out of his Old Lane hedge fund the group purchased for $800 million.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 6:11:29 PM
Geneva, May 6 (DPA) UN said Tuesday it was prepared to provide urgent funding for Myanmar from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) after Cyclone Nargis left an estimated 15,000 people dead.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 3:49:25 PM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) A mere 30 minutes of exposure to second hand smoke, wafting from another table in a bar, is enough to injure blood vessels even in healthy teetotallers.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 2:21:51 PM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) The United States might be waging the most relentless battle against terrorism, but its own soil is hosting dozens of websites of groups like Al Qaeda, Islamic Jihad and Hezbollah.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 2:19:22 PM
New York, May 6 (IANS) Early reviews for the 'Sex and the City' movie are favourable and director Michael Patrick King seems to have a winner on his hands.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 12:42:01 PM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Children and adults breastfed as infants not only score higher on IQ tests but also perform better on thinking, learning and memory parameters.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 11:52:33 AM
Kathmandu, May 6 (IANS) Washington has put Nepal's Maoist party under the scanner to decide if it should still be banned as a terrorist organisation in the US, after the once underground party emerged as the largest in last month's historic election and announced it would lead the new government.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 11:33:18 AM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) The US has again urged India, China, and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) to use their influence to encourage a democratic transition in Myanmar.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 11:02:57 AM
Washington, May 6 (IANS) As Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama geared up for a pair of crucial primaries Tuesday, opinion polls pointed to yet another indecisive round in the unending contest for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 10:53:59 AM
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