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National Council of Tourism and Antiquities organizes Archaeological Workshop

As part of its directive to develop the archaeological tourism sector and increase awareness about the need to preserve the country's heritage, the National Council of Tourism and Antiquities (NCTA) is organising a workshop entitled "Registering cultural and natural sites on the World Heritage List" starting tomorrow (November 3rd).

The Miniature's Resolution

Cameroon, "Africa in miniature" is setting new goals for its future. It has set goals for itself to revive its economic condition and improve the living standard of its people. According to the Reuter's poll, Cameroon's economic growth will accelerate by 2.9% this year and 4 percent next year.

IIMSAM Official Dr Naseer Homoud Urged People to Support 1 Billion Hunger Project of FAO

IIMSAM Middle East Director & Goodwill Ambassador Dr. Naseer Homoud urged people to sign and support the 1 Billion Hunger Project of FAO. He said the fact that one billion people are hungry in this world of plenty is not an acceptable situation and it is indeed a collective failure. He urged to support this initiative of FAO aimed at involving people all across the globe for the ultimate benefit of mankind.

Women World Leaders Again Make History

When power-brokers ousted Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and moved Julian Gillard in to power, as Australia's first woman prime minister, history was made. It took the number of concurrent female world leaders to 14.

Ethnic Riots In China Remembered

All police leave was cancelled in Urumqi, in China's Xinjiang region, where security was tight ahead of the first anniversary of deadly ethnic riots. Armed police were deployed in the city and thousands of "riot-proof" CCTV cameras set up in public places.

Queen Of England Accepts To Pay Cut

The British Queen is expected to take her share of the British public's pain, following the harshest spending cuts in years, after the finance minister declared he would freeze her annual state allowance this year.

New Home For Ms Gillard?

If you happen to get kicked out of the 'top position' in a country under the Westminster system of parliament, you also have to make a quick flight from your residence.

Internet Kill Switch In Hands Of US President

Chairman of the U.S. Homeland Security committee and former presidential candidate, Joe Lieberman, Independent senator, raised concerns about a 'Digital Pearl Harbour'. Sen. John Rockefeller first introduced the idea of a 'kill switch' in April 2009.

Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Loses Cap

BP were forced to remove the cap that had been holding some of the crude, letting tens of thousands of gallons more oil spill into the Gulf of Mexico. An undersea robot knocked a venting system, on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig.

United States Military Funds Taliban

It has been recently revealed, following a six month investigation, that the U.S.A. military have been passing tens of millions of dollars to Afghan security firms, who have channeled the money to Taliban warlords.