A female diver in a mermaid costume dives towards a dragon as ...
Jan 21st, 2012
(AP) - A female diver in a mermaid costume dives towards a dragon as a sting ray and a guitar fisn swim beside while performing for the celebration of Chinese New Year at Manila's Ocean Park, Philippines, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012. This year is the Year of the Dragon according to the Chinese calendar. (AP Photo/Pat Roque) -
Twitter on Thursday announced the appointment of its first woman board member in a gender breakthrough at the globally popular one-to-many messaging service. Twitter, which recently made a stellar debut on the New York Stock Exchange, said in a 'tweet' that proven London publishing executive Marjorie Scardino has been named as the eighth ... [Full Article]
London shares closed flat on Thursday, underperforming other European markets, as Kingfisher dived after the DIY chain warned that business remains challenging. In thin trading with US investors absent for the Thanksgiving holiday, Kingfisher shares sank 4.39 percent to close at 378.60 pence in the wake of its trading statement. Europe's bigge... [Full Article]
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich pledged to do all he could to accelerate moves closer to the European Union while tens of thousands of protesters readied to rally on Sunday against what they called his broken promise to integrate with Europe. Tensions have risen in Kiev after riot police used force to break up a pro-EU rally which followed Ya... [Full Article]