the city to Carnival King Momo in a ceremony marking the official start of the party. Young dancers perform in the samba parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Feb. 12, 2010. .
k of the foot-and-mouth disease since 1929, and research involving the disease has not been permitted on the U.S. mainland since 1937. HOUSTON, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. State.SEE PORTFOLIO
l of Ministers assigned 600,000 U.S. dollars to aid 7,000 agriculture producers in the country, in order to get the harvest of 20,000 tons of beans, to cover the demand of July a.READ MORE
ll into a 50-meter-deep ravine in Naucalpan-Toluca highway. The vehicle was heading to Cuatro Caminos, a metro station in Mexico City, Naucalpan Municipal Police said. Fourteen vic.READ MORE
n't tell" policy, which was introduced as a compromise measure in 1993 by then-President Bill Clinton, prohibits homosexuals to serve openly in the military. It has been a major .READ MORE
who participated in the aid work of refugees. The patrolling of the UN peacekeeping troops will be increased in these camps to reduce the rape and crime rate in those camps, Brag.READ MORE
disease control, the ministry said. Of the 94 hospital facilities in the quake-stricken areas, eight were knocked out of operation and 10 were badly damaged, according to health .READ MORE
osely with all of these outstanding leaders" as "they bring with them immense intellect, proven leadership and far-reaching strategic vision." Dempsey, who currently serves as the.READ MORE
parties to continue supporting the mediation efforts of UN-Arab League Joint Envoy Kofi Annan and seriously implementing his six-point peace plan. European members of the UN Secu.READ MORE
security policies that were so brilliantly applied over the last eight years," Rivera, 47, told reporters. Backed by Washington, Uribe has been fiercely cracking down on guerrilla .
anuel Santos is poised to win re-election, but he may have to compete against rival candidates in a runoff, according to a poll published by national media Thursday. A survey by g.
ed to produce winds of 75 mph and a powerful storm surge that could flood much of the city's coast. Bloomberg said it was possible that ConEdison, the city's electricity provider, .
more under the leadership of the current government, so it is normal to hear positive feedback from UNODC, Morales said. The illegal cultivation of the coca leaf has been reduced .