Topic: Durham University
Astronomers get a rare glimpse of three regions in a galaxy 10 billion light years away that are breeding grounds for new stars – or at least were breeding grounds 10 billion years ago.
03/22/2010 07:43 pm
Ahmed el-Tayeb, who holds a PhD in Islamic philosophy from the Sorbonne, is expected to be a better face for Egypt's Al Azhar University, which was once preeminent in the Sunni world.
03/22/2010 06:42 pm
Scientists say history has proven that when the Eyjafjallajokull volcano erupts the Katla volcano erupts too.
03/22/2010 04:08 pm
In the Dubai assassination, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has summoned European ambassadors in an effort to pressure Europe to take action against Israel over its alleged killing of a Hamas commander last month.
02/22/2010 12:00 pm
Dubai seeks to balance anger over speculation that Israel was behind the assassination of Hamas official Mahmoud Mabhouh at a Dubai hotel with its desire to remain a trade hub open to all, even Israelis.
02/17/2010 11:40 am
At an Islamic economic summit in Turkey, Iran's President Ahmadinejad called for a new world order – a bid, perhaps, to deflect attention from protests at home and nuclear talks abroad.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
Ayatollah Khamenei to address huge prayer service Friday. Guardian Council meets Saturday to discuss election problems.
06/19/2009 01:00 am