Tulsa (Oklahoma), March 11 (DPA) Disgraced sprinter Marion Jones signed a free-agent contract Wednesday to play basketball in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) with the Tulsa Shock.
Thursday, March 11, 2010 3:01:56 AM
Port-au-Prince, March 11 (IANS) The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) will set up a committee to help restore the Haitian cultural heritage damaged in a devastating earthquake in the Caribbean nation.
Thursday, March 11, 2010 2:52:43 AM
Washington, March 10 (IANS) A middle-aged American woman, nicknamed 'Jihad Jane', has been charged with using e-mail, YouTube videos, phony travel documents and a burning desire to kill 'or die trying,' to help terrorists in South Asia and Europe.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 1:45:49 PM
Moscow, March 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Sales of new passenger cars in Russia in January-February 2010 decreased by 34 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the Association of European Businesses (AEB).
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:08:02 PM
Toronto, March 10 (IANS) With immigration and higher birth rates among non-whites fast changing the demographic face of Canada, minorities will account for almost a third of the country's population by 2031, according to figures released Tuesday.Indians, Pakistanis and Bangladeshis will become the biggest group, accounting for 28 percent of the non-white population.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:03:40 PM
Vatican City, March 10 (IANS/AKI) The Vatican said Tuesday that the Catholic Church must do everything possible to investigate claims of sex abuse in Ireland, Germany, Austria and Holland.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:02:54 PM
Toronto, March 10 (IANS) India has drawn a huge response at the world's biggest mining conference here, with Ontario province signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with New Delhi to exploit India's mineral wealth.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:02:44 PM
Washington, March 10 (IANS) As the number of American workers with virtually no retirement savings grew for the third straight year, over four in 10 had less than $10,000, according to a new survey.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:43:47 AM
Washington, March 10 (IANS) America's millionaires are on the rise again after their ranks thinned out during the 2008 market meltdown, according to a new survey.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:24:04 AM
Bogota, March 10 (IANS/EFE) Canadian-owned Pacific Rubiales has made a new oil discovery at an exploration well located in Colombia's Llanos Orientales region, a media report said.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 10:45:54 AM
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