Manila hostage siege:
Survivour blames Govt
A Hong Kong woman whose husband and two daughters
were among eight tourists killed in a bus hostage siege in Manila
tearfully blamed Philippine authorities Tuesday for the tragedy.
Mexican beauty wins Miss Universe contest
Jimena Navarrete, a 22-year-old brunette from
Mexico, was named Miss Universe in Las Vegas Monday, extending Latin
America’s domination of the pageant to three consecutive years.
Pakistan President warns:
Flood recovery to take years
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari said it
could take his country three years or more to recover from
devastating floods that have left millions homeless and warned
Islamic militants could exploit the crisis.