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Did Pakistan know of US raid to kill Osama?
Washington, May 2 (IANS) There was intense speculation Monday on whether the US had kept Islamabad in the know when it decided to stage a daring assault on Pakistan's Abbotabad city to kill Osama bin Laden.

Monday, May 02, 2011 3:06:38 PM

US warns Americans against retaliatory violence
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The US State Department Monday warned Americans travelling and living abroad that there could be anti-American violence as retaliation for the killing of the world's most wanted terrorist Osama bin Laden in Pakistan's Abbottabad city.

Monday, May 02, 2011 2:27:31 PM

Indian owned US businesses rake in $150 billion
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Owning nearly a fifth of 1.5 million non-farm US businesses owned by Asians operating the US in 2007, Indians raked in over $150 billion in revenue, according to a new survey.

Monday, May 02, 2011 2:07:16 PM

New York braces for an attack of bedbugs
New York, May 2 (IANS) New Yorkers beware! The warm weather this summer could bring a massive outbreak of stinky bed bugs across the city, says a pest control expert.

Monday, May 02, 2011 2:07:02 PM

Exposure to toxic chemical linked to wheezing in kids
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Exposure to Bisphenol A or BPA, a toxic chemical found in many consumer products, during early pregnancy may be linked to wheezing in children.

Monday, May 02, 2011 2:04:15 PM

Low Vitamin D in kids linked to anaemia
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Paediatricians have discovered a link between low levels of Vitamin D and anaemia in children.

Monday, May 02, 2011 1:58:55 PM

Osama's body buried at sea
Washington, May 2 (IANS) The body of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been buried at sea after he was killed by US forces in Pakistan, a media report said.

Monday, May 02, 2011 1:53:29 PM

Osama resisted assault, was shot in the head
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was shot in the head during the assault by US forces at a mansion in Pakistan's Abbotabad city, a media report said Monday.

Monday, May 02, 2011 1:38:15 PM

Pregnant women less able to fight infections
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Obese pregnant women are less able to fight infections than leaner peers, which could affect their baby's health post-birth.

Monday, May 02, 2011 1:26:46 PM

Apple iPads now come in handy for pilots
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) The tablet may soon become a must-have device for pilots around the world.

Monday, May 02, 2011 1:00:41 PM

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