Chinese Vice-President Xi Jinping to visit US
WASHINGTON: Chinese Vice-President Xi Jinping will travel to the US on February 14 to hold talks with his US counterpart Joe Biden on bilateral and global issues,the White House said.
Spurious drugs claim 67 lives in Pakistan
LAHORE: Spurious drugs provided to cardiac patients by a state-run hospital in Pakistans Punjab have claimed 67 lives,Punjab Health Secretary Jehanzeb Khan confirmed Tuesday.
Julian Assange says hes launching TV chat show
LONDON: Whistleblower website WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Tuesday he will be interviewing controversial voices in new TV show.
Newborns need tickets to attend 2012 Olympics
LONDON: Parents who want to attend the 2012 London Olympics will have to buy tickets for babies,even newborns,organisers said Tuesday.
36 whales die in New Zealand stranding
WELLINGTON: A mass-stranding of whales on a New Zealand beach has left 36 whales dead and threatens 40 more,officials said.