BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and President Bush come from opposite ends of the political spectrum but good personal rapport and mutual interests are helping to warm ties between the Western Hemisphere’s two largest nations.
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Ukrainian coach Mikhail Zubkov and his daughter Kateryna Zubkova hold hands as they leave a courthouse in Melbourne March 29, 2007. Police have placed an intervention order on Zubkov after television pictures showed him fighting with his daughter at the world championships on Tuesday. REUTERS/David Callow
By contrast, when Yahoo first introduced its e-mail service a little under a decade ago, it capped individual storage at 4 megabytes per user. At that time, an “ultra high-density” floppy disk for personal computers then held 144 megabytes.
SYDNEY, March 27 (Reuters) – A huge cane toad the size of a small dog has been captured in the Australian tropical city of Darwin, startling environmentalists who are fighting to stop the poisonous reptiles from spread across the country.
BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) – British forces said on Friday there had been “an incident” in the northern Arabian Gulf after an Iraqi sailor reported seeing up to seven British or American military personnel being seized by an Iranian ship.
But Henry Rice, a “sixth generation descendant” of the writer of classics such as “Emma”, “Sense and Sensibility” and “Pride and Prejudice”, believes the sale of a picture that has divided experts will not be without controversy.