Amman, April 5 (DPA) The World Bank has invited global companies to bid for a feasibility study to examine environmental and social impacts of the $5-billion Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance project on surrounding countries, officials said Thursday.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 12:38:17 PM
Tehran, April 5 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon thanked Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for releasing 15 detained British naval seamen.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 11:08:15 AM
When I was a little kid growing up in the US I used to go into my grandfather's office where he told me more than once that war was good for business. I despised the concept as a teenager during the US war on Vietnam.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 8:53:13 AM
Tehran, April 4 (Xinhua) Iran made a surprising move Wednesday by releasing the 15 British sailors 13 days after it detained them for 'illegal entry' into Iranian waters which had strained relations between Tehran and London.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 11:40:56 PM
Johannesburg, April 4 (Xinhua) Slain Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer was totally and utterly incorruptible, his friend and sports scientist Tim Noakes told Woolmer's memorial service in Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 11:35:05 PM
Baghdad, April 4 (Xinhua) A car bomb explosion and mortar barrage struck a police station in Baghdad's Shiite bastion of Sadr City causing casualties on Wednesday while US troops were present there, Iraqi police and state television said.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 4:15:37 PM
Kirkuk, April 4 (DPA) An Iraqi engineer and four technicians were killed Wednesday in an attack in southern Kirkuk, 250 km north of Baghdad, an Iraqi police source said.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 4:03:34 PM
Tehran, April 4 (Xinhua) An Iranian envoy will go to Iraq to meet the five Iranians detained by US forces in Iraq's northern city of Arbil in January, Iran's state television reported on Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 4:02:38 PM
Kuwait City, April 4 (Xinhua) The US is planning to attack Iran's nuclear reactors and other nuclear facilities by the end of this month, the Kuwait-based Arab Times newspaper reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 2:30:06 PM
Tehran, April 4 (Xinhua) A top Iranian official warned that the sailors' detention issue would not be resolved if the British government continues raising 'hue and cry'.
Wednesday, April 04, 2007 9:42:07 AM
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