Mexico could return old ruling party to power
MEXICO CITY: Voters Sunday appeared poised to bring the old guard back to power,a dozen years after the former ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party lost the presidential seat it held for seven decades. The party,led by former Mexico State Gov. Enrique Pena Nieto,has held a strong lead throughout the campaign.
Soyuz spacecraft lands safely in Kazakhstan
ALMATY: A Soyuz space capsule carrying a three-man crew touched down safely Sunday on the southern steppes of Kazakhstan,bringing an end to their 193-day mission to the International Space Station.
Millions in US without power post-storm
WASHINGTON: More than 3 million people in eastern US faced a second day of 40oC temperatures without electricity after storms ripped through the region and killed 13.
Gunman kills 2 outside French nightclub
PARIS: A man who was turned away from a nightclub in the French city of Lille returned with a gun and opened fire indiscriminately outside the building Sunday,killing two people and wounding five,police said.
Father hires Lamborghini for son bday,dies in crash
LONDON: A father,who wanted to make his son happy on his 21st birthday,died Sunday after their hired Lamborghini sports car crashed in Greater Manchester. Graham Padmore,58,was driving the Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder when the car crashed at Woodford Aerodrome and critically injured him.
Philippine croc is largest in captivity: Guinness
MANILA: Guinness World Records declared a saltwater crocodile named Lolong,that is 20.24 feet,to be the largest in captivity.