China to become major consumer of Iraqi oil To satisfy the country's energy demand ... percent in the third quarter to 7.9 percent in the fourth quarter last year. The Changqing oilfield in western China, owned by CNPC, will replace the Daqing oilfield to become the largest oilfield in the country ... 01/23/2013 - 6:19 pm | View Link
My Iraqi partner booked this hotel for me. It is... I satyed for a week at this hotel, Room was good and Clean. Nice health club including steam/sauna/Jacuzzi with a friendly staff and rooftop pool with views along the Creek and skyline. Free wifi in the public lounge. Staff all very helpful. We booked this ... 02/12/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Anthropologist helps Soldiers understand needs of Iraqi people Before being "thin" or "chiseled" were the so called thing in Western societies, wealth was measured by ... "The presence of new stores, including restaurants, indicates that the economy is improving and the people feel secure." Griffin wanted to see ... 01/23/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
Iraq official: Militants hold 100s of Yazidi women "We think that these women are going to be used in demeaning ways by those terrorists to satisfy their animalistic urges in a way that contradicts all the human and Islamic values." The U.S. has confirmed that the Islamic State group has kidnapped and ... 09/18/2005 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Lamai Beach Restaurants & Dining Lamai Beach Restaurants & Dining Where and What to Eat in Lamai Beach 10/24/2016 - 4:48 pm | View Website
Bang Niang Beach Restaurants & Dining The Bang Niang restaurants and dining scene hosts enough good venues to satisfy the choosiest customers. From the reasonably priced local eateries located near Bang ... 10/24/2016 - 2:22 am | View Website
Cherating Restaurants & Dining Located within the Impiana Resort Cherating, Kedai Kopi serves up a decent selection of western and local dishes. Starting early in the morning, the hearty breakfast ... 10/22/2016 - 4:12 am | View Website
Langkawi Restaurants The most popular Langkawi restaurants can be found in tourist-friendly Kuah, Pantai Cenang, and Pantai Tengah, with several hidden gems scattered all over the island ... 10/22/2016 - 3:36 am | View Website
Hoi An Restaurants Hoi An restaurants are plentiful, ranging from makeshift food stalls within Hoi An Central Market to sophisticated establishments with picturesque surroundings. 10/21/2016 - 10:42 pm | View Website
A man killed by a train in Athol this week has been identified as a Leominster resident who was out scouting deer hunting locations when he was struck.
Regan's son tells The Telegram & Gazette that his father was an avid hunter who was with a friend scouting hunting locations when he was struck.
Rajoy faces confidence vote in bid to form government
MADRID (AP) — The Spanish Parliament wrapped up debate Thursday before holding a first confidence vote to allow conservative leader Mariano Rajoy to form a minority government and end a 10-month political impasse.
Rajoy's party won the most seats both times, but fell short of a majority and could not reach agreement with other parties to form a coalition government.
An overnight blaze that tore through a five-story apartment building in Manhattan left one person dead and 12 civilians and firefighters injured, fire officials said Thursday.
WCBS-TV reported a dramatic rescue of a man trapped on the fifth floor who was saved by a firefighter using a lifesaving rope.
First Avenue is closed between 91st and 94th streets.
New York TimesIndia to Expel Officer From Pakistani Mission, Calling Him a SpyNew York TimesPakistan's diplomatic mission in New Delhi. The police said an officer who worked in the mission's visa section used the position to recruit Indian citizens to spy for Pakistan. Credit Prakash Singh/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
Spain may end power vacuum in hours or daysKuwait News AgencyBy Hanadi Watfa MADRID, Oct 27 (KUNA) -- Spain's parliamentarians are scheduled to vote later Thursday for naming right-wing leader Mariano Rajoy as the nations' new premier, in a bid to end some 300 days of vacuum in the top executive administration.and more »