Protesters, accompanied by a policeman, right, march during ...
Feb 4th, 2012
(AP) - Protesters, accompanied by a policeman, right, march during a rally commemorating the 113th anniversary of the Filipino-American war in 1899 during a rally Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012 in front of the U.S. embassy in Manila, Philippines. The protesters opposed the alleged ongoing negotiations between Manila and Washington to station more U.S. troops in the country. (AP Photo/Pat Roque) -
CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian security forces have fired tear gas at protesters hurling firebombs at them in central Cairo, hours after hundreds of opponents of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi rallied peacefully in the streets denouncing his rule and demanding early presidential elections. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - An Afghan border policeman was killed in an exchange of fire with Pakistani troops along the country's contested eastern border, an Afghan security official said Thursday, in an incident that threatens to further inflame tensions between the neighboring countries. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Hard-line Islamist students protested in the Afghan capital demanding the repeal of a presidential decree for women's rights that they say is un-Islamic. It was the latest sign of a backlash against the legal protections passed in the 12 years since the toppling of the Taliban regime known for its harsh treatment of w... [Full Article]
LONDON (Reuters) - British industrial output rose more than expected in March as manufacturing gathered momentum, outweighing a fall in oil and gas production, official data showed on Thursday. Industrial output climbed 0.7 percent on the month in March after a downwardly revised increase of 0.9 percent in February, well above forecasts of a 0.2 pe... [Full Article]