e site of the accident, offered his sympathy to the bereaved families and called on local people to stay calm. "I am very painful and full of regret," said Chavez. A fire and a pow.
tiations with FARC, and seems poised to be re-elected. The government delegation, as is customary, did not make any statements to the press as it arrived for the talks, which are .SEE PORTFOLIO
at last Friday's catastrophic quake and ensuing tsunami have left 3,676 people dead and 7,558 others unaccounted for by 08:00 a.m. Wednesday Tokyo time (2300 GMT Tuesday). Special .READ MORE
hua) -- A 50-year ban on direct flights between Puerto Rico and Cuba ended Friday when an American Eagle airliner landed at the Caribbean island's eastern city of Santiago de Cuba.READ MORE
ing three children were injured and taken to a local hospital. Police and emergency authorities refused to reveal the names of the victims. WASHINGTON, July 10 (Xinhua) -- Seven p.READ MORE
2001, a total of 158 Canadian military personnel have been killed in Afghanistan, together with a journalist, a diplomat and two civilian contractors. Critics question whether th.READ MORE
Syrian rebels due to worries about many unpredictabilities, despite that the conflict there has been escalating in recent weeks. WASHINGTON, March 24 (Xinhua) -- Former U.S. Vic.READ MORE
commit ourselves to helping those in need." Obama arrives in India's financial capital of Mumbai on Nov. 6, where he is scheduled to celebrate Diwali with students at a local pri.READ MORE
he will deal with ISIS. The West and U.S. allies in the Mid East will be watching closely. RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- With less than one year to go before the 2016 Olym.READ MORE
y of State Hillary Clinton said on Friday that the United States is committed to helping Japan "respond and recover" after being struck by a strong earthquake that has claimed hu.
iyadh, Saudi Arabia, where he has remained. WASHINGTON, May 17 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Deputy Secretary James Steinberg visited Bahrain on Tuesday following recent unrest in the country.
nsequences of the immigration law adopted by the U.S. state of Arizona in April. Morales said the United States is a country of immigrants, who contributed to its development and e .
azil has electronic ballots for the poll across the country, the complete results are expected in a few hours at most. The contenders have yet to make formal statements. It is not .