|Latest Knicks Failure Has Its Roots at the Top|
Indianapolis ? Another season of not-good-enough ended, unofficially, with a grim-faced James Dolan leading a lockstep entourage in a quick-striding getaway across the bowels of Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Dolan, the bewildering strongman of a ...
North Korea fires short-range missiles off east coast
BEIJING ? North Korea fired three short-range missiles off its east coast Saturday, following through on months of threats to conduct a missile launch. The South Korean Defense Ministry reported that it detected two launches in the morning and ...
Endangered leatherback sea turtles experience resurgence in Trinidad
Officials with the U.S.-based Sea Turtle Conservancy say Trinidad is now likely the world?s leading tourist destination for people to see leatherbacks. Hopes are high that tourism boom can help the creatures survive a slew of pressures. In a 2009 global ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
India's weakened Congress wondering if early elections will help
By Satarupa Bhattacharjya and Ross Colvin NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Congress party is debating holding a general election in November, six months ahead of schedule, senior party leaders said, reflecting an internal discussion over whether to pull the plug on the shaky ruling coalition or have it serve a full term. Officially, the Congress party says the government - which has been battered ...