UNA party to decide on special election bet

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on UNA party to decide on special election bet 

BACOLOD CITY, March 18 – The United Negros Alliance (UNA), the dominant political party in Negros Occidental, will convene next week to decide on the group's official candidate in the special elections for the replacement of the late Representative Ignacio “Iggy” Arroyo of the 5th District here.

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297 parishioners from Laguna hold Visita Iglesia in Roxas City, Panay town

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on 297 parishioners from Laguna hold Visita Iglesia in Roxas City, Panay town 

ROXAS CITY, March 18 – Some 297 parishioners from Sto. Rosaio Parish in San Pablo, Laguna conducted a Visita Iglesia to Roxas City’s cathedral and Sta. Monica Church in Pan-ay on Saturday.

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2nd LD: At least 3 killed in blast in Syria's Aleppo

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on 2nd LD: At least 3 killed in blast in Syria's Aleppo 

DAMASCUS, March 19 — At least 3 people were killed and dozens of others injured, including 15 in grave condition, when a car bomb was detonated Sunday behind the postal corporation in Syria's northern Aleppo province, Syria's private media reported.

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Bahrain to investigate policeman for throwing fire bomb at protestors

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on Bahrain to investigate policeman for throwing fire bomb at protestors 

MANAMA, March 19 — Bahraini interior ministry announced Sunday that it has launched an investigation against a security personnel who allegedly hurled Molotov cocktails at anti- government protestors.

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4 suspected kidnappers killed in Nigeria's oil state

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on 4 suspected kidnappers killed in Nigeria's oil state 

ASABA, Nigeria, March 19 — The police in southeast Nigeria's Delta State on Sunday killed four men suspected to be kidnappers in the state.

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UNIDO to spend 15 mln euros on Nigerian laboratories: official

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on UNIDO to spend 15 mln euros on Nigerian laboratories: official 

ABUJA, March 19 — The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is expected to spend about 15 million euros as intervention fund to ensure the development and accreditation of Nigerian laboratories internationally.

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Urgent: King of Tonga dies in HK: local media

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on Urgent: King of Tonga dies in HK: local media 

SUVA, March 19 — King George Tupou V of Tonga has died in hospital in Hong Kong, Website Fijivillage reported here on Monday.

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Syrian opposition calls on Turkey to build buffer zone

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on Syrian opposition calls on Turkey to build buffer zone 

ISTANBUL, March 19 — Syrian National Council (SNC), a major opposition group based in Istanbul, made an urgent plea here on Sunday to the Turkish government for the creation of a buffer zone within Syria to provide shelter for civilians as well as the Free Syrian Army (FSA) who are fighting government forces.

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Algerian Islamist alliance may boycott parliamentary elections

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on Algerian Islamist alliance may boycott parliamentary elections 

ALGIERS, March 19 — An Algerian Islamist alliance said on Sunday that it would boycott the upcoming parliamentary elections should there be evidence of fraud, the official APS news agency reported.

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Algeria authorizes 7 new political parties ahead of elections

March 19, 2012 7:31 am· Comments Off on Algeria authorizes 7 new political parties ahead of elections 

ALGIERS, March 19 — Algerian government has authorized seven new political parties, bringing the number of political formations across the country to more than 30, Algerian Ministry of Interior said Sunday.

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