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Strong quake hits Japan; tsunami warning issued

Strong quake hits Japan; tsunami warning issued

March 9, 2011 2:57 am

TOKYO: A strong earthquake with apreliminary magnitude of 7.2 hit off the coast of northeastern Japan on Wednesday, the Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) said, but there were so far no reports of damage from the quake.A tsunami advisory of up to 50 cm (about 20 inches) was issued for northeastern Japan after the quake hit...
 
 
Egypt court upholds Mubarak asset freeze

Egypt court upholds Mubarak asset freeze

March 8, 2011 3:58 pm

CAIRO: A Cairo criminal court on...
Gaddafi forces bombard rebels on east-west frontline

Gaddafi forces bombard rebels on east-west frontline

March 8, 2011 3:28 pm

RAS LANUF: Muammar Gaddafi's forces used...

French court postpones trial of ex-president Chirac

French court postpones trial of ex-president Chirac

March 8, 2011 2:46 pm

PARIS: A French court postponed the...
Strange life signs found on meteorites: NASA scientist

Strange life signs found on meteorites: NASA scientist

March 8, 2011 2:18 pm

WASHINGTON: A NASA scientist reports detecting...

Oil price slips on OPEC talks

Oil price slips on OPEC talks

March 8, 2011 1:55 pm

LONDON: World oil prices fell slightly...
Iran's Rafsanjani loses post as chair of state body

Iran's Rafsanjani loses post as chair of state body

March 8, 2011 8:00 am

TEHRAN: Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi...

Assets of Libya’s Gaddafi frozen by Japan

Assets of Libya’s Gaddafi frozen by Japan

March 8, 2011 2:02 am

TOKYO: Japan said on Tuesday it...
Secondhand smoke tied to higher birth defect risk

Secondhand smoke tied to higher birth defect risk

March 7, 2011 10:44 pm

NEW YORK: Women exposed to secondhand...
 
Mirza-spawned PPP-MQM differences on surge again

Mirza-spawned PPP-MQM differences on surge again

March 7, 2011 9:57 pm

Staff ReportKARACHI: The differences between the...
Raymond case hearing to resume today

Raymond case hearing to resume today

March 7, 2011 9:16 pm

Staff ReportLAHORE: The hearing of a...

NATO launches 24-hour air surveillance of Libya

NATO launches 24-hour air surveillance of Libya

March 7, 2011 8:24 pm

WASHINGTON: NATO has launched 24-hour air...
Karachi violence toll rises to 5 in last 24 hours

Karachi violence toll rises to 5 in last 24 hours

March 7, 2011 7:47 pm

Staff ReportKARACHI: At least five people...

Gates says killing of Afghan boys a “setback”

Gates says killing of Afghan boys a “setback”

March 7, 2011 5:46 pm

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates described...
Canada down Kenya to win battle of associates

Canada down Kenya to win battle of associates

March 7, 2011 5:00 pm

NEW DELHI: Canada overcame some early...

US shuttle Discovery undocks from space lab

US shuttle Discovery undocks from space lab

March 7, 2011 4:39 pm

WASHINGTON: The US space shuttle Discovery...
Western states need Libyan partnership: Gaddafi

Western states need Libyan partnership: Gaddafi

March 7, 2011 4:27 pm

ALGIERS: Libya is an important partner...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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