King: Post-coup Thailand 'not good at all'
Thailand's influential king on Thursday warned
dissolving the two main political parties would damage the country's
image, commenting that the post-coup situation was "not good at
Indian PM challenges business leaders to improve the lives of
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh challenged
business leaders Thursday to ensure the poor benefit from India's
economic boom, and to shun the West's "wasteful lifestyles" of greed
and conspicuous consumption.
US Congress sends Bush Iraq war budget
The US Congress sent President George W. Bush a
multi-billion-dollar Iraq war budget Thursday, after bowing to his
demands to rip out troop withdrawal timelines that prompted a