Australia mourns mining chiefs
After Congo plane crash:
Australia mourned its mining tycoon Ken Talbot
and his colleagues Tuesday after an African plane crash wiped out
Sundance Resourcesí entire board and left the company in crisis.
UN asks for help to DRC refugees
Congo: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
asked for US $700,000 to look after refugees of the Democratic
Republic of Congo in Likouala, said UNFPA representative David
Lawson Monday .
Brazil floods kill over 39
BRAZIL: Floods after days of driving rain have
killed at least 39 in northeastern Brazil, and left 1,000
unaccounted for and another 100,000 people homeless, authorities