Cambodia, Thailand agree to ceasefire after clashes

2011-04-29 07:13:40

Thailand and Cambodia agreed to a ceasefire on Thursday after a week of clashes that killed at least 15 people, wounded scores.

UN urges violence to stop amid Libyan conflict

2011-04-29 06:48:29

Nestor Osorio said Thursday that the Security Council renews its call for a political solution to the ongoing Libyan conflict.

Marrakesh blast in Morocco is 'terrorist attack'

2011-04-29 06:37:48

The Moroccan interior ministry affirmed on Thursday that the blast which occurred in a cafe in the city of Marrakesh is a "terrorist attack".

Blast in Morocco tourist cafe kills 15

2011-04-28 21:57:10

An explosion killed 14 people, including foreigners, on Thursday in a busy cafe in the Moroccan tourist destination of Marrakesh.

Some 500 Syrians killed in protests

2011-04-28 20:31:52

About 500 Syrians have been killed since anti-government protests erupted six weeks ago, Syrian Sawasya Organization for human rights said Thursday.

DPRK willing to talk with ROK, Six-Party members

2011-04-28 20:08:41

Kim Jong-il, top leader DPRK, is willing to negotiate any issues with ROK and members of the stalled nuclear disarmament talks without precondition.

Bahrain court sentences four to death over killings

2011-04-28 16:24:36

A Bahraini military court has sentenced to death four men accused of killing two policemen during the country's recent political unrest and sentenced three to life in prison.

Honda quarterly profit drops 38.3 percent

2011-04-28 15:47:08

Honda Motor Co. says its quarterly profit dropped 38.3 percent due to a slump in car production following last month's earthquake and tsunami.

Former US president concludes visit to DPRK

2011-04-28 15:43:58

Former US President Jimmy Carter, along with three former European leaders, left Pyongyang Thursday noon after concluding their three-day visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

Bomb hits Pakistan navy bus, killing 4

2011-04-28 15:41:43

Suspected militants detonated a roadside bomb in the Pakistani city of Karachi on Thursday, killing four members of the navy, the third attack on the navy in less than a week.

Thailand, Cambodia armies agree ceasefire

2011-04-28 15:34:34

Thailand and Cambodia's armies have agreed to a ceasefire to end seven days of bloody clashes along their disputed border.

NASA's 30-year space shuttle program winding down

2011-04-28 15:33:46

US space agency NASA is ending its shuttle program this summer after two more missions.