Drug-laden plane crashes in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras:July 3 (Xinhua) -- A pilot was killed and his copilot injured when their light plane overloaded with 600 kilos of cocaine crashed...

Police ransack Sarkozy’s residence, office in illegal financing probe

PARIS, France:July 4 (Xinhua) – The French police on Tuesday launched a raid operation at the home and offices of former president Nicolas Sarkozy...

Foreign banks continue flocking Kenyan market as Bank Of China...

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has granted authority to Bank of China Limited (BOC) to open a Representative Office in Kenya, BOC’s first...

CCTV to exchange of TV programs with Zimbabwe’s ZBC

HARARE, Zimbabwe:July 2 (Xinhua) -- China Central Television (CCTV) on Monday signed with the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) a Memorandum of Understanding on the...

Samsung may face sales ban on Galaxy S3

SEOUL, S. Korea:July 3 (Xinhua) -- Samsung Electronics, the world's largest handset maker, may face sales ban on its flagship Galaxy S3 smartphone in...

Ronaldinho shines amid jeers and sneers from opposing fans

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil:July 1 (Xinhua) -- Ronaldinho's Atletico Mineiro moved to the top of Brazil's Serie A championship after an emotion-charged 1-0 away...

Kenya’s Kiplagat eyes 1500m triumph in Monaco Diamond League

NAIROBI, Kenya:July 1 (Xinhua) -- World 1,500m silver medallist Silas Kiplagat will be eying a third successive victory when the Diamond League resumes after...

Kenya’s training camp in Bristol plagued by confusion

NAIROBI, Kenya:July 1 (Xinhua) -- Confusion continued to mar Kenya Olympic team training plans with National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) and Athletics Kenya...

Apple pays 60 mln dollars for iPad trademark in China

GUANZHOU, China:July 2 (Xinhua) -- Apple Inc. has agreed to pay 60 million U.S. dollars to Proview technology (Shenzhen) to settle the dispute over...

Free video recordings of Nobel Laureate lectures now available online

LINDAU, Germany:July 1 (Xinhua) -- Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting, an annual forum for Nobel Laureates and young researchers, has launched an online media library...