Economic crisis heightens Africa’s conflict tensions: OECD
The global economic crisis has heightened the
risk that “tensions could explode” in Africa, where growth will be
slashed this year because of recession in rich nations, the OECD
Nepal President seeks majority govt to end crisis
The President of Nepal on Sunday called for the
country’s political parties to form a majority government, in a bid
to end a crisis triggered by the resignation of the Prime Minister.
Pushpa Kamal Dahal known as Prachanda stepped down last week after
failing in his bid to sack the head of the army, whom he accused of
refusing to enact reforms following elections last year that brought
the Maoists to power.
Seminar on China\Arab relations
The third seminar on China-Arab relations and
civilizations within the framework of the Sino-Arab Cooperation
Forum (SACF) is set to be held here on Monday and Tuesday.
Russia marks Soviet win over Fascism
Russian President Dmitri Medvedev highlighted on
Saturday the significant victory of Soviet fighters over fascism and
praised those who won the Second World War.