Taipei, Nov 10 (DPA) An 'English village' is to be built in Taiwan to allow children to learn English in en environment resembling a small town in the US or Britain.
Friday, November 10, 2006 8:17:36 AM
Gaza, Nov 8 (DPA) At least 24 people, including five women and four children, were killed when Israeli troops shelled houses in northern Gaza and fired at Palestinians in West Bank Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 08, 2006 4:40:01 PM
Tehran, Nov 7 (Xinhua) Iran Tuesday described former Iraqi ruler Saddam Hussein as a criminal who deserved to die, urging for the death sentence on him to be carried out.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006 11:55:15 PM
Baghdad, Nov 7 (Xinhua) Ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, sentenced to death by hanging for crimes against humanity, appeared in a court Tuesday and called for reconciliation among Iraqis.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006 9:21:05 PM
Dubai, Nov 7 (IANS) To celebrate the golden jubilee of the formation of Kerala, a film festival showcasing select works of noted south Indian filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan was inaugurated in Muscat.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006 3:31:11 PM
Baghdad, Nov 6 (DPA) A tense atmosphere was evident in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities Monday, with normality yet to return to the Iraqi streets a day after former dictator Saddam Hussein was sentenced to death by hanging.
Monday, November 06, 2006 11:02:31 PM
Tel Aviv, Nov 6 (DPA) The condition of former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon has stabilised and the comatose leader was removed Monday morning from a hospital here where he was being treated.
Monday, November 06, 2006 6:30:19 PM
Gaza, Nov 6 (DPA) Hamas has agreed with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on forming a national unity government, keeping the right of choosing the prime minister for itself, a spokesman of the Islamist militant movement said Monday.
Monday, November 06, 2006 9:47:42 AM
Baghdad, Nov 5 (DPA) In a verdict that brought many Iraqis out into the streets in celebration, ousted president Saddam Hussein was Sunday sentenced to death by hanging for crimes against humanity.
Sunday, November 05, 2006 11:41:00 PM
Baghdad, Nov 5 (Xinhua) Iraq's former president Saddam Hussein was sentenced to death by a criminal tribunal Sunday, sparking angry demonstrations from his fellow Sunnis even as Iraqi Shias celebrated the verdict.
Sunday, November 05, 2006 11:15:38 PM
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