Washington, Aug 10 (IANS) A changing rainfall pattern may deprive a billion people of fresh water in the tropics and subtropics in the coming decades, according to the latest research.
Monday, August 10, 2009 11:03:41 AM
Washington, Aug 10 (IANS) Both President Barack Obama and former president Bill Clinton brought 'just enormous intelligence' to the nation's top job, says the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton comparing the way the two functioned.
Monday, August 10, 2009 9:43:07 AM
Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) Canada's SNC-Lavalin, which is at the centre of the alleged Rs 300-crore ($60 mn) bribery scandal in Kerala, has reported a higher profit of $80 million for the second quarter of 2009 - up from $75 million during the same period in 2008.
Monday, August 10, 2009 8:31:17 AM
Guadalajara (Mexico), Aug 10 (Xinhua) US President Barack Obama has arrived here in Mexico to attend the Fifth North American Leaders' Summit, officials said.
Monday, August 10, 2009 7:23:54 AM
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (DPA) More than 250 inmates were injured and 55 brought to hospital following a riot at a men's prison in California that was brought under control Sunday, media reports said.
Monday, August 10, 2009 5:26:31 AM
New York, Aug 10 (DPA) Investigators Sunday recovered the bodies of seven people killed in a mid-air collision of a New York sightseeing helicopter and a single-engine plane a day earlier.
Monday, August 10, 2009 4:05:58 AM
Washington, Aug 10 (Xinhua) North Korea has indicated its desire to improve relations with Washington, US National Security Adviser James Jones said Sunday.
Monday, August 10, 2009 3:25:49 AM
Washington, Aug 10 (DPA) With his new twins on tow on their first overseas road trip at age two weeks, Roger Federer has all the inspiration he needs to ramp up his tennis as he returns to the courts for the next week's Montreal Masters.
Monday, August 10, 2009 12:46:15 AM
Washington, Aug 9 (DPA) Andy Roddick escaped in a nail-biting semi-final finish, holding off unseeded American John Isner 6-7 (3-7), 6-2, 7-5 to set up a title match at the Legg Mason Classic with holder Juan Del Potro.
Sunday, August 09, 2009 1:44:23 PM
Vacouver, Aug 9 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza came back strongly after dropping the first set to beat Canadian Sharon Fichman 6-7(6), 6-3, 6-2 and enter the women's singles final at the Odium Brown Vancouver Open tennis championships here.
Sunday, August 09, 2009 12:09:02 PM
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