Port-au-Prince, Nov 10 (IANS) The death toll from the school building collapse in Petionville, in the eastern outskirts of the Haitian capital, has risen to 90, EFE news agency reported Monday, citing officials.
Monday, November 10, 2008 9:20:11 AM
Sydney, Nov 10 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting has come under fire in the Australian media for attempting to save himself from suspension for slow over rate rather than push for victory to retain the Border-Gavaskar trophy.
Monday, November 10, 2008 8:50:44 AM
Wellington, Nov 9 (DPA) Former New Delhi businessman Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi will be the first Sikh member of the New Zealand parliament which has a record number of six Asian members following Saturday's election.
Sunday, November 09, 2008 2:31:29 PM
Wellington, Nov 9 (DPA) New Zealand prime minister-elect John Key said Sunday that he wanted a fast-track swearing-in process so that he could attend an important Asia-Pacific regional summit in Peru this month.
Sunday, November 09, 2008 12:00:00 PM
Sydney, Nov 8 (IANS) With the last Test match in Nagpur between India and Australia poised excitingly, it seems that Australia will lose the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
Saturday, November 08, 2008 7:43:28 PM
Wellington, Nov 8 (DPA) New Zealand's conservative National Party swept into power Saturday in a general election that saw an overwhelming vote for change after nine years of rule by Prime Minister Helen Clark's Labour-led coalition.
Saturday, November 08, 2008 4:53:27 PM
Vienna, Nov 8 (Xinhua) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has expressed its hope that the new US government under Barack Obama will have better cooperation with the organisation in propelling Iran's de-nuclearisation process and easing tension in the Middle East.
Saturday, November 08, 2008 8:29:14 AM
Wellington, Nov 7 (Xinhua) An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck off the South Pacific island country of Vanuatu Friday, the US Geological Survey reported.
Friday, November 07, 2008 2:51:16 PM
Sydney, Nov 7 (IANS) Researchers have unveiled the first hydrogen-powered racing car that demonstrates the incredible possibilities of hydrogen as the clean, renewable fuel of the future.
Friday, November 07, 2008 12:46:29 PM
Sydney, Nov 7 (IANS) A video-based hazard perception test is being developed by researchers that will measure a driver's ability to recognise and respond to dangerous situations while driving.
Friday, November 07, 2008 11:25:02 AM
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