Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2012-02-29 10:18
NAMPA/AFP - London
Police and bailiffs dismantled Occupy London's campsite outside St. Paul's Cathedral early Tuesday, clearing one of the longest-surviving encampments inspired by the New York protest against capitalist excess.
The protesters said vans loaded with police arrived at the site just before midnight.
The local authority, the City of London Corporation, confirmed the eviction was under way by bailiffs, backed by police.
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2012-02-29 10:06
NAMPA/AP - DAKAR
After days of predicting that he would win a third term with a crushing majority, Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade on Monday acknowledged that he may not have gotten enough votes to avoid a runoff.
The normally loquacious leader didn't take questions and appeared subdued as he met reporters for the first time since Sunday's contentious election, which was preceded by weeks of protests calling for the leader's departure.
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2012-02-29 10:02
NAMPA/AFP - CLEVELAND
Shocked residents of this small Ohio town on Tuesday wondered how a local teenager could have opened fire in a high school cafeteria, killing a fellow student in America's latest campus shooting. Read more about School shooting shocks small town
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2012-02-29 09:57
NAMPA - OSHAKATI
Ewilikongudu longudu yopapolitika yedina All People’s Party (APP) ola ninga oshoongalele shalo shoule wefiku limwe mOshakati moshitukulwa shaShana mOlomakaya, omo ovawiliki va kundafana oinima ya pamba onghalo yopapolitika noyopamaxupilo moNamibia.
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2012-02-29 09:48
Augetto Graig - Windhoek
SACU revenue returns to help reduce Government debt which has caused concern in an unstable global economy, as the Finance Minister calls on ministries to do more with less. Little relief was, however, in the offing for old age pensioners during the presentation of this year’s National Budget.
Presenting the National Budget to Parliament in Windhoek yesterday, Minister of Finance Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila hammered home her fiscal sustainability and job-creating growth message of ‘doing more with less.’ Read more about Saara’s budget Do more with less