|North Korea Reportedly Launches Short-Range Missiles|
where he discussed how to deal with the North?s nuclear and missile threats. Tensions on the divided peninsula appear to have decreased in recent weeks, since the United States and South Korea completed their major annual military drills.
Without U.S. helicopters, Afghans struggle to save wounded
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan ? As soon as the Taliban bullet struck 24-year-old Afghan Sgt. Nazir Moradi?s leg, the men in his unit began brainstorming a way to get him off the battlefield. The roads were too dangerous for an army ambulance. The Afghan ...
China Tries to Improve Image in a Changing Myanmar
MADAY ISLAND, Myanmar ? The pipelines are finished. The oil storage tanks gleam in the tropical sun. The deep-sea port set in jade-colored waters awaits the first ships bearing crude from the Middle East. China?s ambition of transporting ...
Endangered leatherback sea turtles experience resurgence in Trinidad
Researchers now consider the beach at Grand Riviere, alongside a river that flows into the Atlantic, the most densely nested site for leatherbacks in the world. ?It?s sometimes ... Occasionally grunting from the effort, the big reptiles swept away ...
50 to 60 people injured as car strikes Va. parade
Emergency personnel respond to one of the people hit by a car, at right, during the beginning of the Hikers Parade at the Trail Days festival in Damascus, Va., Saturday. (Photo: AP/Earl Neikirk, Bristol Herald Courier) DAMASCUS, Va. (AP ...
?.IN.NET? ? New Internet Address for India, Launching June 17th
The Directi Group, India?s largest supplier of domain names, has launched a new internet addressing domain ?.IN.NET?. The new privately operated, Indian focused address will offer shorter, more memorable, first choice names which are otherwise hard to find in .com, .net or .in.
India Ink: Newswallah: Bharat Edition
A round-up of news from across India.
Three newspaper employees murdered in Tripura
India, May 19 -- Unknown assailants on Sunday afternoon stabbed to death three employees of a Bengali daily newspaper in Left Front-ruled Tripura capital Agartala.Eyewitnesses told police that two motorcycle borne masked men barged into the first floor office of Dainik Ganadoot newspaper around 3pm and stabbed manager Ranjit Choudhury, 58. On their way down the stairs, they stabbed the proof ...
Three vital steps to a more secure India
No matter what cosmetic gloss (or acne ointment) is put on the recent stand-off between the Indian border police and the Peoples Liberation Army (PLA), India is perceived as having come off second best in test of wiils, as the Chinese intruded across the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh, and camped in 'Indian territory' for 20 days. As a regional power of substance, with robust armed ...