|Obama: U.S. at ?crossroads? in fight against terrorism|
President Obama said Thursday that the United States has reached a ?crossroads? in its fight against terrorism and that it is time to redefine and recalibrate a war that eventually will end. Far from repudiating the controversial use of ...
Metro moves to modernize fare-collection system
Metro, fast approaching 40, is embarking on a lot of midlife projects. The transit agency is spending $5 billion rebuilding the tracks and other vital infrastructure. Millions of dollars are being eyed to redesign the system?s ?70s-era look.
Used Computer, $116,000 or Best Offer
More than a decade ago, at a vintage computer fair in Silicon Valley, Dag Spicer had an opportunity to buy an original Apple-1 for $2,000. He passed. Any regrets? Not really, he said. Perhaps so. Last November, an Apple-1, also commonly known as ...
Key IRS official refuses to testify
WASHINGTON ? In a contentious climax Wednesday to a series of congressional hearings, Lois Lerner, a key IRS manager, invoked her right to not testify about the agency's targeting of conservative groups, igniting howls from Republicans and ...
Kids, teachers from destroyed Okla. school reunite
MOORE, Okla. Students from a suburban Oklahoma City elementary school destroyed by this week's tornado reunited with their teachers Thursday and collected whatever could be salvaged from the ruins. Some children carried thank-you cards.
Milnaa.com Re-launches as India's Premier Communications, Media and Entertainment Destination
MUMBAI, India, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Milnaa Media Pvt. Ltd. recently re-launched Milnaa.com as a comprehensive communication, social-business media and entertainment hub. The site has a new user ...
With wary eye on the U.S., China courts India
By Frank Jack Daniel and Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, smiling and effusive, was out to smooth ruffled feathers in India this week, promising to ease tensions and increase trade between Asia's fastest growing economies in his first trip overseas since taking office. "China will make your dream come true," Li told a banquet hall filled with Chinese and ...
Google India Slashes Apps Pricing By 45 Percent
New and existing customers in India will now pay Rs 150 per user per month, or Rs 1,500 per user per year for the Google Apps
'India must accept enviable friendship between China and Pak'
Pakistan continues to play pivotal role in Chinas South Asia policy and India "must accept" this "enviable friendship" as Beijing cannot scale down its ties with Islamabad merely because of New Delhis feelings, an official daily here said today. The high-profile welcome received by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang with JF-17 fighter jets escorting his plane and President and Prime Minister of Pakistan ...