International News Archive - November 14, 2008

A former Libyan intelligence agent convicted of taking part in the Lockerbie bombing in Scotland will not be freed on bail, an appeals court has ruled.


More than 300,000 people in Kenya have been impacted by landslides and flooding caused by a recent heavy rains, an aid group says.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.