Pilgrims launch giant party for Pope
SPAIN: Hundreds of thousands of sweltering
pilgrims crammed into central Madrid for a giant open-air mass
Tuesday, launching a million-strong, six-day Catholic youth party
for Pope Benedict XVI.
Obama jokes bodyguards will keep boys from daughters
US: US President Barack Obama predicted
Tuesday that he would win reelection and joked that he planned to
use his Secret Service bodyguards to keep boys away from his two
daughters. “When I’m reelected, what I’ll be getting them is a
continuation of Secret Service so that,
Chavez, Ahmadinejad blast ‘aggression’ in Libya, Syria
VENEZUELA: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and
his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad have denounced the
West’s “imperialist aggression” in Libya and Syria, the foreign
ministry in Caracas said Tuesday.