Seattle, April 23 (DPA) The launch of Windows 7 propelled Microsoft to record third-quarter revenue of $14.5 billion, a 6-percent increase from a year ago, the world's largest software company said Thursday.
Friday, April 23, 2010 5:19:01 AM
Washington, April 23 (DPA) The US has urged Thai security forces and anti-government protesters to refrain from violence following a series of explosions in Bangkok.
Friday, April 23, 2010 5:06:40 AM
New York, April 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A diamond and emerald brooch owned by Empress Catherine II the Great of Russia went under the hammer for more than $1.6 million at a Christie's auction.
Friday, April 23, 2010 5:03:54 AM
Washington, April 23 (IANS) The UN will impose sanctions against Iran for illegally pursuing nuclear weapons 'in a matter of days', US Vice President Joe Biden has said.
Friday, April 23, 2010 4:52:45 AM
Seattle, April 23 (DPA) Online retail giant Amazon reported a 68-percent jump in earnings Thursday as it continued to boost sales and gain market share.
Friday, April 23, 2010 4:46:17 AM
New York, April 23 (DPA) Continental Airlines, the fourth-largest US carrier, Thursday reported bigger-than-expected first-quarter losses as higher jet fuel prices raised operating costs.
Friday, April 23, 2010 4:37:18 AM
New York, April 23 (IANS) Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrwo has revealed she fears she will end up in a 'mental asylum' unless she takes action to curb her obsessive behaviour.
Friday, April 23, 2010 4:12:14 AM
New York, April 23 (IANS) 'Bruce Almighty' star Morgan Freeman is fronting a US campaign to raise awareness about hurricanes.
Friday, April 23, 2010 3:54:02 AM
Cairo, April 23 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered bronze coins dating back to the era of King Ptolemy III Euergetes who ruled Egypt in the 3rd century B.C., a media report said.
Friday, April 23, 2010 3:53:37 AM
Hanoi, April 23 (IANS) Vietnam has filed a lawsuit with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) over anti-dumping tax imposed by the US on its frozen shrimp, Xinhua reported Thursday.
Friday, April 23, 2010 3:31:19 AM
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