Home » Archive

Articles in the World News Category

World News »

[15 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
APEC Leaders Agree on Climate Change, Disagree on Currencies

The 21 leaders from the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit had different results for discussed issues ranging from climate change to currencies.

World News »

[14 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Eurozone Exits Recession

The 16-country Eurozone left the recession after Germany and France posted further growth during the third quarter.

World News »

[13 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Clinton Visits Philippines to Give Support and Solidarity

US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton visited the Philippines to strengthen ties with the nation and to give help and support to victims of recent typhoon floods.

World News »

[11 Nov 2009 | 3 Comments | ]
Toyota Dethroned as World’s Largest Automaker

A year after Japanese manufacturer Toyota took the number 1 spot as world’s largest automaker from General Motors, the crown was wrestled away and took in by a German manufacturer.

Headline, Sports, World News »

[10 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Potential German World Cup Team Goalkeeper Found Dead

German national football team goalkeeper and probable World Cup 2010 starter Robert Enke was found dead. He was struck and killed by a train in Neustadt am Rubenburge close to a level crossing near his home on Tuesday. Initial investigation results show that it was a suicide.

World News »

[10 Nov 2009 | One Comment | ]
Geisy Arruda – No Longer Expelled?

Geisy Arruda, the college student from Brazil who was expelled for wearing a short, pink dress to class in Bandeirante University in Sao Bernardo do Campo is no longer being expelled.

World News »

[10 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
North and South Korea Clash at Sea

Naval forces of North Korea and South Korea exchanged fire at their west coast in the Yellow Sea. South Korea’s Yonhap agency reported Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 11:28 AM local time (0228 GMT).

World News »

[9 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Germany celebrates fall of Berlin Wall

Thousands of people are joining world leaders in Germany today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, a symbol that marked the beginning of the end of the Cold War.

Headline, World News »

[9 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Hurricane Ida wreaks havoc in El Salvador

Heavy rains in El Salvador triggered flooding and mudslides that left more than 100 people dead and dozens missing across the Central American nation.

World News »

[9 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Indonesian Quake – Dozens Hurt

There were at least 38 people injured when an earthquake with the magnitude of 6.7 struck Indonesia early Monday. The earthquake struck the Sumbawa island at around 3:41am.