urity Council since the early 1990s. The current five permanent seats are held by Britain, China, France, Russia and the United States. "Given India's rise and its significance, w
ake jolted Antofagasta, northern Chile on Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake occurred at 21:50 local time (0150 GMT Monday), with its epicenter at a depth of .
and partners." Britain last received a U.S. president on a state visit in November 2003, when George W. Bush and his wife Laura set foot on the British soil. During his visit, Obam.
visit Venezuelan president HAVANA, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Cuban President Raul Castro and his brother Fidel Castro visited Friday Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who was recovering.
were replaced around the country after the originals malfunctioned, or 0.4 percent of the 420,000 voting machines installed. The court has a stock of 530,000 voting machines, 70,00.
military crackdown against anti-government protesters. WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday announced sanctions targeting Pakistan-based terrorist.Read more
unaffected by the recent floodings which left some 300 people dead and more than 2 million others homeless. BOGOTA, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on F.
But he also stressed the need to return to Cuba to receive chemotherapy, which is expected to start Sunday. Chavez failed to give an exact date for his return, but instead said t.