December 2011Date: 31-12-2011 10:29
At least five houses were completely destroyed and thousands of homes remained without power in southern U.S. state of Wisconsin, after a powerful tornado on the night of Monday to Tuesday, reports CNN.
Date: 30-12-2011 20:50
An armed Kurdish group, Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK) claimed on its Internet site a bombing that killed four soldiers and a civilian on Tuesday in Istanbul.
Date: 30-12-2011 11:37
High unemployment in Spain and weather conditions have reduced opportunities for seasonal work from Romania, Morocco and West Africa, inform the online edition of British newspaper The Guardian, noting that those who are not working very good condition.
Date: 29-12-2011 12:22
German Chancellor Angela Merkel conditioning support the initiative of Russian President on European security treaty withdrawal of Russian troops from Transnistria, says Nezavisimaya Gazeta daily quoted time, the electronic edition.
Date: 28-12-2011 11:52
A railway accident occurred in the night of Monday to Tuesday in Congo has killed 60 people, said a crisis cell member of Pointe Noire, based on data from the city morgue.
Date: 27-12-2011 20:52
General Stanley McChrystal, commander of international troops in Afghanistan, the vice president derided the United States, Joseph Biden, and said he was "betrayed" the U.S. ambassador to Kabul, according to Rolling Stone.
Date: 27-12-2011 11:01
The American President "does not exclude (the possibility) to dismiss" Gen. Stanley McChrystal as his statements about the U.S. government publication in a magazine, said Tuesday the White House spokesman, who explained that the President is angry.
Date: 26-12-2011 21:34
Most people in the world would settle in Canada if it were possible, show on Tuesday, a survey conducted in 24 countries by Ipsos for Historica-Dominion Institute in Toronto, according to AFP.
Date: 26-12-2011 12:41
An Afghan woman committed a suicide attack Monday against a US-Afghan patrol in eastern Afghanistan, the Taliban announced in a statement Tuesday quoted U.S. center monitoring Islamist websites, SITE.
Date: 25-12-2011 20:07
An unusual number of thefts from apartments was committed in Helsinki this weekend, and police suspect that Romanian criminals involved, according to national television in Finland, YLE, the website.
Date: 25-12-2011 09:56
General Stanley McChrystal controversial statements made in an interview with Rolling Stone, were "off the record" and the journalist had approval to use general staff, said on Tuesday, editor of the magazine.
Date: 24-12-2011 21:59
Airline American Airlines found cracks in reactor structure attaching the wings of three planes of type Boeing 767, said Tuesday the U.S. Civil Aviation (FAA), stating that the investigation continues.
Date: 24-12-2011 09:45
Israel launched Tuesday a spy satellite from a base in the south, the Israeli Defense Ministry said, a device, according to Israeli public radio station, to monitor Iran's nuclear activities.
Date: 23-12-2011 17:41
Irish government asked the Catholic Church another 200 million to compensate victims of sexual abuse committed by priests pedophile character of this country, said Prime Minister of Ireland, Brian Cowen.
Date: 21-12-2011 11:52
Forty-six people died Monday due to an explosion occurred in a coal mine in central China, local authorities said, quoted by New China.
Date: 21-12-2011 10:18
Iran has decided to ban entry of two experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), because it provided "false information" about Iran's nuclear program, said an Iranian official was quoted Monday by the agency ISNA.
Date: 20-12-2011 22:50
Liberal candidate Bronislaw Komorowski was ranked first, with a slight advance in the first round of presidential elections on Sunday in Poland, with 41.22 percent of the vote, the conservative rival, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, according to partial results.
Date: 20-12-2011 14:58
Censorship, removed with the "orange revolution" in 2004, is gradually Ukrainian television station after the election of Viktor Yanukovych for the presidency in February, warns experts and journalists.