International News Archive - June 17, 2009


Italian Secretary-General of the Foreign Ministry Giampiero Massolo said Group of Eight nations were ready to adopt new international finance regulations.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.