Americas News

Last updated: Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:36:05 AM

Brazil eyes 20 medals at London Games
Brasilia, July 25 (IANS) The Brazilian athletes are targeting at least 20 medals at the London Olympic Games, according to Brazil's sports minister Aldo Rebelo.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 4:18:52 PM

Jones skips party for wife's sake
Los Angeles, July 25 (IANS) Musician Kevin Jones proved he is a considerate husband as he chose to skip a party to stay by his wife Danielle Deleasa's side when she fell ill.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 3:17:22 PM

Kirtan Kriya meditation good at beating stress
Washington, July 25 (IANS) Six months after researchers showed how a specific yoga involving daily meditation cut down stress levels of those caring for Alzheimer's and dementia patients now know the reason why.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 3:15:02 PM

Tick bite turns red meat into nasty allergy
Washington, July 25 (IANS) Waking up at midnight with breathing difficulties and in a state of shock could be due to a severe allergic reaction (delayed anaphylaxis) to red meat, warn researchers.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 3:09:03 PM

Former Man City midfielder Elano praises teammates
Rio de Janeiro, July 25 (IANS) Former Manchester City and Brazil midfielder Elano attributed Gremio's Serie A resurgence to the team's lesser known players.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 2:25:52 PM

Sammy plays down idea of second frontline spinner
St.John's (Antigua), July 25 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has down played the idea that another frontline spinner could have been included in the 13-man squad chosen to play New Zealand in the opening Test starting here Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 2:10:42 PM

Stripping air of CO2 may become unavoidable
Washington, July 25 (IANS) Emerging techniques to strip the atmosphere of carbon dioxide (CO2) and store it away to stabilise climate may become unavoidable, as our planet tips into a state of potentially dangerous warming.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 1:59:52 PM

Bieber moves Gomez to tears
Los Angeles, July 25 (IANS) Teen sensation Justin Bieber's heartwarming speech at his girlfriend Selena Gomez's birthday dinner moved her to tears.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 1:19:52 PM

China's economy on path for soft landing: IMF
Washington, July 25 (IANS) China's economy may be undergoing a soft landing despite growing global headwinds, and China is well placed to respond to possible deterioration of external environment, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a report Tuesday.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 1:15:02 PM

GPS helps detect 100 billion tonne ice loss!
Washington, July 25 (IANS) The Global Positioning System (GPS) helped scientists detect a staggering 100 billion tonnes of ice loss in Greenland over six months during 2010, according to a study.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 12:57:52 PM

News Americas Articles Index


This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech


Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.