The CPI(M) expels Kerala Shastra Sahitya Parishad luminary M.P. Parameswaran for "CIA links". A nuclear physicist, his Fourth World thesis calls for giving up the Marxist tenet of class struggle.
South Korean researchers extract stem cells from a Cloned human embryo for the first time. This can help replace damaged organs with new ones.
Phyllis Lyon, 79, weds Del Martin, 83, in the V-Day season: the first lesbians to do so in Frisco after same-sex marriage was legalised.
American blonde icon Barbie Doll has broken off with Ken, her beau of 43 years. Her updated love interest is Aussie "boogie boarder" Blaine. ...