Thursday, August 28, 2008

Ancient China

"Patience, Grasshopper..." .

BBC World News

  • Militants 'seize Israeli soldier'
  • Israeli forces search for a soldier believed captured in fighting that ended a short-lived humanitarian truce in Gaza.
  • Ebola 'spreading too fast' - WHO
  • The Ebola outbreak is spreading faster than efforts to control it, the head of the World Health Organization tells West African leaders.
  • MH17 crash team finds human remains
  • A team of 70 Dutch and Australian forensic experts finds human remains at the site of the flight MH17 crash in east Ukraine as fighting continues.
  • Uganda court annuls anti-gay law
  • Uganda's Constitutional Court annuls a tough anti-gay law that had drawn widespread criticism by Western governments and human rights activists.
  • US economy adds 209,000 jobs in July
  • The US economy added 209,000 jobs in July, latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics reveal, adding to optimism that the country's recovery continues apace.
  • Sudan 'apostasy' woman arrives in US
  • A woman who fled Sudan after being spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam has arrived in the US state of New Hampshire to start a new life.