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Bolivia legalizes child labor for kids from age 10

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 04:34

Bolivia has passed a law authorizing children to work from age 10, saying the rule is necessary due to realities in the impoverished country where kids join the labor market prematurely.

Forest fires threaten Portugal

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 02:08

Portugal`s fire protection agency after conducting a study has found that the country is at high risk of forest fires in around 20 regions.

Bolivia fires hundreds of protesting soldiers

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 05:13

Bolivia`s military leaders have ordered the dismissal for sedition of 702 low-ranking soldiers who had been protesting for equal treatment in the country`s armed forces.

`Grown up` Selena Gomez `fires` parents as managers

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 15:50

Selena Gomez has reportedly fired her parents Mandy Teefey and step-dad Brian Teefey as her managers because she feels she has outgrown her parents.

More than a dozen forest fires raging in Chile

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 06:28

Sixteen forest fires continued to rage across various parts of Chile Tuesday, but 14 other blazes were brought under control, the National Forestry Corporation, or Conaf, said.

Southeast Asia approves anti-haze system

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 10:03

Southeast Asian leaders on Wednesday approved a new system aimed at cracking down on illegal forest fires blamed for the region`s worst smog crisis in years.

Jordan MP fires Kalashnikov at rival in parliament

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 01:07

A Jordanian MP was arrested after firing a Kalashnikov assault rifle in parliament at a colleague on Tuesday, without causing injuries, judicial and parliamentary sources said.

China sounds red alert for forest fires as heat wave persists

Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 17:15

Reeling under one of its harshest summers, China on Friday sounded a red alert for forest fires as hot weather persisted in most parts of the country.

TMC leader`s guard fires, miscreant dies

Last Updated: Saturday, August 03, 2013, 21:08

One person, alleged to be a miscreant, was shot dead by the security guard of a local Trinamool Congress leader in Midnapore West district, the police said on Saturday.

Now, disposable mini-drones to track forest fires

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 13:36

Two disposable mini-drones have been designed to keep a track of potential forest fires.

Several dozens agricultural fires set in India, Nepal: NASA

Last Updated: Friday, April 12, 2013, 10:51

In India and Nepal several dozens agricultural fires have been set and are burning, NASA has revealed.

Nicki Minaj fires stylist

Last Updated: Sunday, March 03, 2013, 12:56

Nicki Minaj has reportedly fired her stylist and hair dresser because she "wants to take her career seriously now and present herself in the best possible way".