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Venezuela VP: Chavez can delay oath and stay in power

Official says ailing Hugo Chavez will not relinquish presidency even if he must be sworn in to new term at later date.Venezuela has signaled...

Friend recounts Delhi rape trauma

The companion of a woman who was gang-raped on a bus in New Delhi recounted in a television interview for the first time yesterday...

Hugo Chavez battles lung infection in Cuba hospital

Venezuela's President, Hugo Chavez, is suffering from "complications" brought on by a "severe lung infection" which developed after surgery. Mr Chavez, 58, had his...

Malala Yousafzai leaves Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban has been discharged from a Birmingham hospital as an inpatient. Malala Yousafzai, 15, was...

Heavy rains put Rio on state of alert and leaves hundreds homeless

Heavy rains and flooding in Brazil have created a state of alert in Rio de Janeiro and nearby areas and left hundreds of people...

Colombian manufacturer launches line of bulletproof clothing for children

A Colombian businessman has produced bulletproof clothing for children destined for the US market three weeks after 20 children and six school employees were...

Artworks of thousands of flowers frozen into ice sculptures displayed, Kiev

Flowers frozen in ice as art are on exhibition in Kiev, capital of Ukraine, attracting thousands of tourists. Themed "Snow Princess of Flower", the...

Zookeepers begin annual count of the animals in London Zoo

Zoo managers in London yesterday began an annual cataloguing of its residents. From owls to otters, penguins to pythons, it's no easy task when...

Hillary Clinton discharged

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been discharged from hospital after treatment on a blood clot between her skull and brain. Her medical team...

Venezuela’s Chavez in stable condition, says son-in-law

The cancer-stricken leader's son in law said Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is in stable condition . He  spent yesterday  daughters.Chavez has not been seen...