Anti-Putin protest movement ‘gaining influence’ – Valdai Index

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on Anti-Putin protest movement ‘gaining influence’ – Valdai Index 

MOSCOW, Nov. 9 – Russia’s extra-parliamentary opposition has grown in influence since last year, according to almost 70 percent of political analysts who contributed to the Valdai Development Index published on Thursday.

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Stone Age skeletons found in well a mystery to Israeli archaeologists

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on Stone Age skeletons found in well a mystery to Israeli archaeologists 

JERUSALEM, Nov. 9 — Israeli archaeologists are scratching their heads after unearthing two skeletons of over 8, 000 years old at the bottom of an ancient water well.

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RF-US relations to improve with Obama’s re-election — patriarch

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on RF-US relations to improve with Obama’s re-election — patriarch 

MOSCOW, Nov. 9 — Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia sent congratulations to U.S. President Barack Obama in connection with his re-election.

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Indonesia good example of democratic developing country: South Korea

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on Indonesia good example of democratic developing country: South Korea 

NUSA DUA, Bali, Nov. 9 — President Lee Myung-bak of South Korea stated that Indonesia is a good example of democratic developing country as well as a role model in Islamic democracy for other developing countries.

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U.S. eyed bases in all of mainland Okinawa for permanent use: document

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on U.S. eyed bases in all of mainland Okinawa for permanent use: document 

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 — The U.S. military was planning between 1945 to 1946 after World War II to use the entire area of mainland Okinawa for their bases permanently, declassified U.S. documents have shown.

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Colombian paramilitary gang kills 10 peasant

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on Colombian paramilitary gang kills 10 peasant 

BOGOTA, Nov. 9 — At least 10 peasants were killed in northwest Colombia by alleged members of a paramilitary group involved in drug trafficking, official sources said Thursday.

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India approves pact to export rare earths to Japan

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on India approves pact to export rare earths to Japan 

NEW DELHI, Nov. 9 — The Indian government on Thursday approved the signing of a memorandum of understanding to export rare earth minerals to Japan, Japanese and Indian government sources said.

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Israeli FM's possible indictment to be decided in a month: attorney general

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on Israeli FM's possible indictment to be decided in a month: attorney general 

JERUSALEM, Nov. 9 — Israel's Attorney General (AG) Yehuda Weinstein notified the Supreme Court Thursday that he will announce his decision on Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman's possible indictment within the next month.

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China economy shows positive signs, with uncertainties

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on China economy shows positive signs, with uncertainties 

BEIJING, Nov. 9 — The Chinese economy has shown positive signs of stabilizing but it's hard to judge what it will be next year, governor of China's central bank said Thursday.

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U.S. jobless claims fall for third straight week

November 9, 2012 6:32 am· Comments Off on U.S. jobless claims fall for third straight week 

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 — The number of American citizens initially applying for unemployment aid declined last week for the third consecutive week, the U. S. Labor Department reported Thursday.

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