India: battle against Maoist rebels moving forward
Some 272 civilians killed in Chhattisgarh
India is moving forward in its battle against
Maoist rebels despite a sharp jump in casualties in the worst-hit
state, a government official said.
One killed, dozens hurt as bombs hit 22 banks in Thai Muslim
Suspected Islamic militants staged
near-simultaneous bombings at 22 banks in the mainly Muslim province
of Yala early Thursday, killing at least one and injuring dozens,
Thai officials said.
Chavez vows solidarity with Syria against US and Israel
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez pledged
solidarity on Wednesday with Syria in its struggle against Israel
and the United States and predicted the demise of U.S.