|China Bluntly Tells North Korea to Enter Nuclear Talks|
... follows a clear message the Chinese president delivered at a conference in April at Boao in southern China, when he said that ?no one should be allowed to throw a region and even the whole world into chaos for selfish gain.? As the vice ...
U.S. Stocks Pare Loss After Japan Leads Global Slump
The Standard & Poor?s 500 Index (SPX) recovered most of a 1.2 percent morning slide as Hewlett-Packard Co. led gains in technology shares. Global equities slid, with Japanese shares plunging the most since the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster.
Report: Islamist militants claim 2 deadly attacks in Niger
A battle ensued in which the 20 soldiers were killed ... France took military action this year after the militants began to push into the southern portion of the country. MUJAO is a splinter group of Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, according ...
In Myanmar Outpost, a Fading Orwellian Link
Wildlife smugglers are willing to take passengers from Bhamo to Katha for $350 round trip, more expensive than most domestic air tickets. The price is steep because human passengers take the place of the smugglers? usual fare: fat Burmese ...
Obama judicial nominee wins easy confirmation
WASHINGTON ? Deputy Solicitor Gen. Sri Srinivasan, a rising star in legal circles, won an easy and unanimous Senate confirmation Thursday to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, giving President Obama his first ...
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 ...
India, US to focus on role of web in spreading terror
Washington, May 23 -- India and the US on Tuesday said their counter-terrorism cooperation will include a new focus on the role of internet in the recruitment and facilitation of terrorist attacks. A joint communique issued after a meeting between Indian and US officials said the two countries will share information and best practices in responding to the new threat. The communique didn't ...
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
Manipur, Mizoram governments to honour Everesters
Imphal/Aizawl, May 23 (IANS) The governments of Manipur and Mizoram will felicitate the members of the first Northeast India Top of the World Mount Everest Expedition, 2013, who recently scaled the highest peak of the world, officials said Thursday.