llies in exchange for improperly approving a 250-million-U.S.-dollar investment in Markstone Capital Partners from the New York state's Common Retirement Fund. These benefits consi.
in Islands, Puerto Rico, Hispaniola and the Bahamas in the next two days. QUITO, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- At least four people died and ten people were injured Thursday in a strong expl.SEE PORTFOLIO
position has demanded more transparency concerning his health. Sympathizers pray during a rally to support Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez near Military Hospital Carlos Arevalo i.READ MORE
day, bringing the death toll from the heavy rains to 18, said the Office of General Prosecutor of Michoacan. Another three died in landslides and overflowing rivers in the area on .READ MORE
rack Obama and the Dalai Lama. "China resolutely opposes the visit by the Dalai Lama to the United States, and resolutely opposes the U.S. leader having contact with the Dalai Lam.READ MORE
to the social housing budget. "It is not as clear as the Harper government would have us believe that the economic crisis is behind us," Saillant said. "What is clear is that the .READ MORE
Tejada respectively took the oath of office on Friday as presidents of Bolivia's Senate and Chamber of Deputies for the 2013-2014 legislative year. Tejada will preside over the Ch.READ MORE
ernment was not indifferent to students' calls, as the Congress had passed six laws to improve the national education system, and seven more laws are waiting for deliberation. Stu.READ MORE
s detailed financing plans but no binding emission cut targets. The document proposes a governing body for the fund with 40 national representatives, including seven each from Afri.READ MORE
of photo opportunities of the flowers and nearby mountains. "It' s so amazing. It' s so colorful here, you know. It' s very, very nice," he said with a broad smile. The bulbs are p.
ilometers) northwest of Kansas City, refused to identify the final three victims of the Saturday night blast. But local media reports said that two of them are state grain inspect.
BUENOS AIRES, Aug. 6 (Xinhua)-- A strong explosion shook a building in northeastern Argentina Tuesday morning, killing at least 10 people and injuring more than 60 others, local .
ach the 14.3 trillion U.S. dollars ceiling of borrowing as early as this March. He argued that inaction to raise the debt limit would lead to job losses and push up the interest r.