End of SAfrican recession in sight
But not soon:
Major world economies are pulling themselves out
of recession, but regional powerhouse South Africa is lagging behind
the global recovery, though analysts say the end may be in sight.
Obama fires back at political critics
US President Barack Obama launched a mocking
counter-attack Thursday at pundits who believe the euphoric early
promise of his presidency is evaporating amid bitter political
bombings on political infighting
Wednesday’s attack kills 95, wounds 1,000
Iraqis seethed at their security forces on
Thursday after 95 people died and more than 1,000 were wounded in
the bloodiest day of attacks in Iraq this year, many blaming
political infighting as parliamentary elections near.