New York, Feb 20 (DPA) The price of crude oil has scraped above the $100-a-barrel mark in recent months, but for the first time it actually closed above the psychological ceiling.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 10:03:43 AM
Chicago, Feb 20 (IANS) Indian companies, with an investment of over $10 billion, were introduced to America as a growing and influential force employing tens of thousands of Americans.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 9:43:43 AM
Washington, Feb 20 (DPA) The US will not change its policy towards Cuba in the wake of Fidel Castro's announcement that he is resigning as the communist country's president, demanding Havana launch democratic reforms before Washington modifies its position.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 9:31:42 AM
New York, Feb 20 (IANS) In what is billed as a first, researchers using human embryonic stem cells to generate neural cells in the lab have found that they helped repair stroke related damage to a rat's brain.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 9:11:13 AM
Vancouver, Feb 20 (IANS) Prominent supporters of failed refugee claimant Laibar Singh, whose deportation to India was twice stopped by them, now want him to go back to India.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 8:29:41 AM
Havana, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The following is Cuban leader Fidel Castro's letter announcing retirement from presidency after more than a year of illness and absence from the job:
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 8:59:05 PM
Havana, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban leader Fidel Castro stepped down Tuesday as president and leader of the country's military, citing physical constraints, but said he would continue to guide his nation and serve 'as a soldier in the battle of ideas'.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 8:31:23 PM
Buenos Aires/Kigali(Rwanda), Feb 19 (DPA) US President George W. Bush said Tuesday that the decision by Cuban leader Fidel Castro to step down from power 'should be the beginning of a democratic transition' on the communist-ruled island just miles off the coast of Miami.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 7:10:07 PM
Port of Spain, Feb 19 (IANS) Unprecedented bloodshed in neighbouring Guyana has shocked the Caribbean nation and the once bustling town of Bartica, where 13 persons were killed Sunday, has turned into a ghost town. Two dozen innocent lives have been lost in just three weeks.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 7:06:18 PM
Honolulu, Feb 19 (IANS) With former World No.1 Annika Sorenstam of Sweden registering her comeback victory at the Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS) Open Sunday, all eyes are now set on a thrilling encounter at next week's HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore where she meets reigning No.1 Lorena Ochoa of Mexico.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 3:51:23 PM
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