Organisers to lift Olympics Internet restrictions
[intro] The International Olympic Committee and
the Chinese organisers BOCOG have agreed to lift all Internet
restrictions for media covering the Beijing Games, the IOC told
Reuters on Friday.
Japan PM seen tapping veterans for economic posts
Japanís Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda was set to
bring in a new top economic team Friday of political veterans who
could give fresh impetus to efforts to revamp Asiaís largest
economy, reports said.
Indian inflation stays in double digits
The annual inflation rate of India rose
marginally to 11.98 per cent for the week ended July 19, from 11.89
per cent the previous week, the Indian Finance Ministry said