News briefs:August 6, 2006

The time is 19:00 (UTC) on August 6th, 2006, and this is Audio Wikinews News Briefs. Contents 1 Headlines 1.1 Lebanon fighting escalates as ceasefire looms 1.2 Syrian minister rejects proposed U.N. resolution 1.3 British soldier killed in southern Afghanistan 1.4 Canadian held in China faces execution 1.5 Iran bans Shirin Ebadi-led human rights group […]

President Bush delivers 2006 State of the Union Address

Wednesday, February 1, 2006 United States President George W. Bush delivered his annual State of the Union Address on Tuesday. Contents 1 Bush’s speech 2 Democratic Rebuttals 3 T-shirts prohibited 4 Sources

Romanian tourism to be rebranded

Friday, May 6, 2005 Romania’s National Authority for Tourism (ANT) announced that they would promote tourism in Romania through a new branding strategy, in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development. The director of ANT, Marius Critonescu, said that the branding exercise will be “a significant component of the Romania’s development as a […]

Hire A Professional Air Conditioning Contractor In Toledo Oh

Click Here To Know More About: Excavators Auckland Excavator Auckland byAlma Abell If you have noticed that your air conditioner is not getting as cold as it used to, it is probably time to get it inspected. After all, the problem is not going to go disappear on its own. You need someone who is […]

Indonesian anti-corruption chief convicted of murder

Friday, February 12, 2010 An Indonesian court has convicted the former head of the country’s anti-corruption agency of murder. The prosecution of Antasari Azhar and three others has been controversial, with some fearing the so-called “Judicial Mafia” played a role. The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) already saw a proven plot to discredit it and frame […]

Category:July 28, 2010

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Wikinews interviews United States disability skier Jasmin Bambur

Friday, December 21, 2012 Recently, Wikinews spent time with with United States Paralympic skier Jasmin Bambur who was at Copper Mountain, Colorado for the IPC Nor-Am Cup. ((Wikinews)) We’re interviewing Jasmin Bambur. He is a guy. He’s from Serbia, right? Jasmin Bambur: Yes, ma’am, I am from Serbia but I race for US Paralympic. ((WN)) […]

Jersey child abuse case ‘was not covered up’

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 Frank Walker, the chief minister of Jersey, a United Kingdom Crown dependency off the coast of Normandy, France, denies that there was a cover up after a child’s remains were found. The allegations of a cover-up stem from statements by Stuart Syvret. Syvret, the former Minister for Health and Social Services […]

Errant monkeys draw the ire of Delhi court

Thursday, January 19, 2006 The Delhi High Court expressed its displeasure to the civic authorities on their continued failure to resolve the problem of marauding monkeys in the court premises. The court was in session when the public interest litigation filed by a Supreme Court lawyer was brought to its attention. The petitioner Mr.Nirmal Chopra […]

Florida man charged with stealing Wi-Fi

Update since publication This article mentions that Wi-Fi stands for “Wireless Fidelity”, although this is disputed. Thursday, July 7, 2005 A Florida man is being charged with 3rd degree felony for logging into a private Wi-Fi (Wireless Fidelity) Internet access point without permission. Benjamin Smith III, 41, is set for a pre-trial hearing this month […]

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