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The U.S. Drought Monitor for September 10, showed no change in the proportions of the state in various categories of drought. That may change slightly next week; a week ago the Southeast portion of the state experienced heavy rain as a spin-off from a recent Pacific hurricane. But, the record temperatures being set this week ensure that the increasing intensity of the drought will continue.

September 18th, 2014 • 11:26 AM

Process To Induct India as Full Member in Shanghai Cooperation Organization Has Begun

September 13th, 2014 • 8:47 AM

Egypt's Central Bank announced that it has collected LE31.5 billion Egyptian pounds through the sale of debt certificates for Suez Canal Project, the equivalent of $4 billion, after only five days of sales.

September 12th, 2014 • 9:19 AM

The pace of truly great projects being initiated by the BRICS nations and their collaborators continues at a rapid rate. Today's announcements:

September 12th, 2014 • 8:44 AM

BRICS trade with Africa will increase to $500 billion in 2015, said Indian Africa Commissioner Ajjampur Rangaiah Ghanashyam.

September 10th, 2014 • 4:05 PM

President Xi Urges "an Asian Century of Prosperity and Renewal"

Prior to his arrival on a three-day (Sept. 17-19) visit to India, China's President Xi Jinping, in an article on Sept. 17 in the Indian daily, "The Hindu," urged China and India to join hands to build what he called an Asian century of prosperity and renewal.

September 18th, 2014 • 9:36 AM

The annual meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) began on Thursday in Dushambe, Tajikistan, where this important subsector of the new, extended world order launched by the BRICS meeting in July, will bring about yet more strategic and economic initiatives as part of the new world paradigm now shaping world history.

September 12th, 2014 • 9:33 AM

NASA and India Are Discussing Setting up a Joint Mars Working Group

September 12th, 2014 • 9:05 AM

In one of her many interviews with media in China in the first week in September, Schiller Institute founder Helga Zepp-LaRouche was asked the crucial question: How do you fight 'ISIS' and like terrorist groups?

September 11th, 2014 • 9:42 AM