Washington, Feb 5 (DPA) Sometimes it just takes a panda to soften the tone between rival world powers.
Friday, February 05, 2010 7:54:54 AM
New York, Feb 5 (DPA) US stocks posted their worst losses in nearly nine months Thursday as a surprising jump in weekly unemployment claims stoked fears that a jobless economic recovery has taken hold.
Friday, February 05, 2010 7:52:22 AM
Washington, Feb 5 (DPA) The US Congress voted Thursday to raise the federal debt limit by an additional $1.9 trillion to prevent the government from defaulting on its skyrocketing debt levels.
Friday, February 05, 2010 6:36:35 AM
San Francisco, Feb 5 (DPA) An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale struck late Thursday off the northern California coast but caused little apparent damage.
Friday, February 05, 2010 4:59:43 AM
Bucharest/Washington, Feb 5 (DPA) Romania Thursday approved US plans to build elements of a missile defence shield in the country, marking the first step in a scaled-back version of the system proposed by US President Barack Obama.
Friday, February 05, 2010 3:45:20 AM
Tel Aviv, Feb 5 (DPA) Israeli Foreign minister has warned Syrian president saying that it will topple his regime if Syria attacked Israel.
Friday, February 05, 2010 2:39:34 AM
Los Angeles, Feb 5 (DPA) A Los Angeles coroner ruled the death of actress Brittany Murphy to be accidental and caused by drug intoxication, pneumonia and iron deficiency anemia, People.com reported Thursday.
Friday, February 05, 2010 2:07:13 AM
Washington, Feb 4 (DPA) The US hopes to boost exports by expanding lending to companies, clamping down on unfair trade practices abroad and taking a hands-on approach to find opportunities for US companies, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke said Thurdsay.
Friday, February 05, 2010 1:59:05 AM
New York, Feb 5 (DPA) Bank of America and its former chief executive Kenneth Lewis have been charged with fraud over the controversial takeover of rival Merrill Lynch at the height of the financial crisis, New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said Thursday.
Friday, February 05, 2010 12:05:40 AM
Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked India to phase out subsidies and introduce market-based pricing for petroleum products following its rapid recovery from the global financial crisis.
Thursday, February 04, 2010 11:18:15 PM
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