Obama confirms US drone strikes in Pakistan
US: President Barack Obama on Monday confirmed
that US drone aircraft have struck Taliban and Al-Qaeda targets
within Pakistan -- operations that until now had not been officially
Truckloads of Chinese rice enter N Korea
S Korea: Long convoys of Chinese lorries laden
with rice were seen entering North Korea after Beijing reportedly
agreed to provide major food aid to Pyongyang's new regime, a South
Korean activist said Tuesday.
Youth groups play key role in Kuwait elections
KUWAIT CITY: Kuwaiti youth groups buoyed by
their success in helping to bring down the previous government and
parliament are playing an active role in a general election to
achieve their goals for change.