Articles by Alberto Riva
- Socialist Francois Hollande Beats Sarkozy In First Round Of French Election
April 22 2012 2:39 PM
Socialist candidate Francois Hollande won on Sunday the first round of the French presidential election, with 28.4 percent of the vote versus 25.5 percent for the incumbent, Nicolas Sarkozy.
- Pakistan Plane Crash Kills 127
April 20 2012 11:39 AM
A Boeing 737 belonging to Pakistani airline Bhoja crashed Friday in bad weather near the city of Rawalpindi, killing all the 122 passengers and crew on board.
- Spain Disrupted By General Strike Against Government's 'Very, Very Austere Budget'
March 29 2012 12:41 PM
Unions brought Spain to a halt to protest heavy budget cuts by Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's three-month-old government, but the government vowed to press on with its tough austerity measures and labor reforms.