Nine killed, 45 injured in bomb attack in India
At least nine people, four of them female
foreigners, were killed when a powerful bomb exploded in a terrorist
attack on a restaurant popular with tourists in the western Indian
city of Pune on Saturday evening, police said.
Beijing embraces lunar New Year
After overnight firework spree:
This is the fifth year that the Municipal
Government lifted its bans to allow holiday celebrations with
firecrackers at designated time and venues as a result of public
appeal to be more observant of traditional holiday customs.
African Leaders warn of dangers in Sudan
Heads of State and leaders of the African Union
met in Addis Ababa to discuss the possibility of a potential
secession between the north and the south in Sudan, a country
affected by a serious crisis.