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Last updated: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 6:10:06 AM

U-16 India girls thrash UAE
Dhaka, Oct 21 (IANS) A ruthless Indian Under-16 women's football team Tuesday routed minnows United Arab Emirates 12-0 to keep alive its hopes in the AFC Championship qualifying round.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 7:30:05 PM

Seoul woman arrested for making 5,000 prank phone calls
Seoul, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) A South Korean woman has been arrested in Seoul for making almost 5,000 prank calls in the last four years to emergency services under the influence of alcohol, police reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 7:18:03 PM

10 killed in Baghdad car bombings
Baghdad, Oct 21 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 48 wounded in three car bomb explosions in Iraq's capital Baghdad Tuesday, an interior ministry source said.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 7:12:17 PM

Indonesia to grant Diwali holiday to Indians
Jakarta, Oct 21 (IANS) The Jakarta administration will grant a one-day holiday to all Indian nationals and Indonesians of Indian descent Wednesday so that they can celebrate Deepavali or the festival of lights.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:40:04 PM

IS militants advance in Syrian city
Beirut, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) Militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group Tuesday seized the industrial area of Deir al-Zour city in northeastern Syria after battling government forces, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:18:04 PM

Protestors demand higher salaries in Sri Lanka
Colombo, Oct 21 (IANS) Trade unions affiliated to Sri Lanka's opposition parties took to the streets demanding a salary hike, an official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:06:16 PM

Seven killed in Baghdad twin car bombings
Baghdad, Oct 21 (IANS) Up to seven people were killed and some 40 wounded in two car bomb explosions outside a restaurant in Iraq's capital Baghdad Tuesday, an interior ministry source said.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:48:03 PM

Bangladesh court orders probe against former PM
Dhaka, Oct 21 (IANS) A court here Tuesday ordered police to investigate allegations that former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia hurt religious sentiments and incited communal hatred through her remarks.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:32:12 PM

Finally Nepal, India sign power trade agreement
Kathmandu, Oct 21 (IANS) Nepal and India here Tuesday formally signed a landmark power trade agreement (PTA), allowing exchange of electricity, which is expected to open up new vistas of cooperation in the hydropower sector between the two energy-starved nations.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:32:11 PM

IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to n-deal
Tehran, Oct 21 (IANS) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has released a new report confirming Iran's commitment to an interim nuclear deal it signed with the six world powers last year.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:18:04 PM

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