Bangladesh ferry disaster kills 10
At least 10 people were killed and dozens are
missing after a ferry packed with over 1,000 passengers going home
to celebrate Eid-ul Adha listed and partly sank in southern
Bangladesh, police said.
Twenty-five dead, in Russia train crash
At least 25 people were killed and 87 injured
Friday when a train travelling between the Russian capital Moscow
and Saint Petersburg derailed, possibly as a result of an attack,
Russian media reported.
Abbas thanks for supporting Palestinians
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas thanked
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Friday for supporting the creation
of a future Palestinian state as he rounded out a five-nation tour
of Latin America.