New Zealand says one-third of quake city faces demolition
New Zealand said Saturday one-third of
Christchurch’s city centre faces demolition after an earthquake
killed at least 123, and warned it may be unable to host the Rugby
US in Burma aid talks with Suu Kyi
The US has begun talks with Burmese
pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi about US aid programmes in the
country, says the top US diplomat in Burma.
Net migration rises by 36%, official figures show
The level of net migration into the UK rose by
36% last year, Office for National Statistics figures show.An
estimated 572,000 people entered the UK on a long-term basis in the
year to June 2010 while 346,000 emigrated.