Biden slams Bush administration's foreign policy By Sridhar Krishnaswami

Washington, Aug 28 (PTI) Democratic vice presidential
nominee Joseph Biden has slammed the Bush administration's
foreign policy, saying it "failed" to address issues like the
emergence of India and China as "great powers".

US under Bush failed to face forces shaping the century: Biden By Sridhar Krishnaswami

Washington, Aug 28 (PTI) The US Democratic vice
presidential candidate Joseph Biden has slammed the foreign
policies of Bush administration and said that it failed to
cope up with the biggest forces of the century that include
the rise of Russia, China and India.

New graduates urged to pay all efforts for national development

(KPL) Prime Minister Bouasone Bouphavanh has urged all new graduates who finished their education at the National University during 2007-2008 period to pay all their contributions and efforts for national development.


By Andi Abdussalam


By Zulkiple Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 28 (Bernama) -- This Sunday, Aug 31, Malaysians will be celebrating the 51st anniversary of the country's independence.

Rare works of Tagore, Santiniketan artists on display

H S Rao

London, Aug 28 (PTI) Rare works of art by nobel laureate
Rabindranath Tagore and other artists from Santiniketan have
been put on display from Thursday for five days at the
prestigious Royal College of Art here.

Series in pocket, India hope off-colour batsmen would hit form

T V Sriram

Colombo, Aug 28 (PTI) With the title already in pocket, a
relaxed India will take on beleaguered Sri Lanka in the last
cricket one dayer Friday, hoping its off-colour batsmen would
find their form in an otherwise inconsequential match.

Obama will undo damage done to America: Bill Clinton

Sridhar Krishnaswami

Iran, EU members are trade partners: Iranian FM

TEHRAN, Oct. 28(MNA) – Iran and the members of the European Union are trade partners, Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi stated during a farewell meeting with Spanish Ambassador to Tehran Leopoldo Stampa Pineiro on Wednesday.

Larijani condoles Turkish officials, people on quake

Iran's Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani in a message to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his counterpart Cemil Cicek condoled Turkish government and people on the devastating earthquake in eastern Turkey on Monday.