A man carries a poster of Yemen's Vice President Abd Rabbu ...
Feb 20th, 2012
(Reuters) - A man carries a poster of Yemen's Vice President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi during an election rally in Sanaa February 20, 2012. Yemenis head to the polls on February 21 for an election in which Hadi is the sole candidate to take over from President Ali Abdullah Saleh and steer the country during a two-year transitional period. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi (YEMEN - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
CAIRO (AP) - Militants stormed the Defense Ministry in the heart of Yemen's capital Thursday, killing 52 people, including at least seven foreigners, in a suicide car bombing and assault by gunmen. The brazen attack claimed by al-Qaida's local branch in Yemen follows a rise in U.S. drone strikes in this key American ally in the Middle Eas... [Full Article]
China's central bank will closely monitor the development of Internet financial services to ensure companies do not cross any legal red lines, a senior central bank official said on Thursday. Internet financing and traditional banking services complement each other, Liu Shiyu, a vice central bank governor, said in a speech published on the cen... [Full Article]
Jerusalem (AFP) - Israeli President Shimon Peres said Sunday he would be prepared to meet his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani, even though their two countries consider each other arch-enemies. (Source: AFP)... [Full Article]