UNCTAD warns economic crisis
UNCTAD Secretary General Supachai Panitchpakdi,
alerted here today that the world economic crisis is far from having
G8 takes first step against food price speculation
The Group of Eight rich nations took a first
step Monday towards fighting speculators who have helped push up the
cost of basic foods, sparking riots in several poor countries.
To develop a space craft:
Russia engages in novel space projects
Russian corporation Energy develops a space
craft which can be used 10 times, lodge up to six crew members and
land vertically, reported a press release of the Federal Specialized
Scores arrested in Tamil protest in Paris
Around 210 people were arrested and four injured
in Paris on Monday during an unauthorised protest by Tamils that
turned violent, a police spokesman in Paris said.