Kabul, Oct 9 (IANS) Candidates for the 2014 presidential elections in Afghanistan include former military and militia commanders implicated in serious rights abuses, war crimes and crimes against humanity, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 2:48:03 PM
Baghdad, Oct 9 (IANS) Ten people were killed and nine others wounded while three civilians were kidnapped in separate incidents of violence in Iraq Wednesday, police said.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 2:28:08 PM
Yeoju (South Korea), Oct 9 (IANS) Korean golfer K.J. Choi will be on a mission to write a slice of history on the Asian Tour while maintaining his reputation as a gracious host at the $750,000 C.J. Invitational which starts Thursday.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 2:18:09 PM
Dhaka, Oct 9 (IANS) An ex-minister from Bangladesh's main opposition party has been awarded life term for war crimes, including mass killings.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 2:12:09 PM
Beijing, Oct 9 (IANS) India highlighting its concerns over China building dams on the Brahmaputra are an attempt to "gain control of disputed territories" - a reference to Arunachal Pradesh in northeast India - by acquiring "more international support", a Chinese scholar has argued.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 1:56:10 PM
Bangkok, Oct 9 (IANS) At least 20 ATM booths at multiple locations in violence-plagued southern Thailand were bombed early Wednesday morning.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 1:44:04 PM
Beijing, Oct 9 (IANS) Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, the founder of the first Tibetan monastery in Europe, has been killed in China's Chengdu city, a media report said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 1:16:05 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 9 (IANS) The widespread use of India-registered vehicles in Nepal's Nov 19 constituent assembly election campaigning, particularly in the southern plains close to the Indian border, has created a furore in this country.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 1:04:03 PM
Naypyidaw, Oct 9 (IANS) A multi-national joint venture between India, Myanmar and Singapore will build a 500-MW coal-fired power plant in Myanmar's Yangon region, media reports said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 12:56:15 PM
Tehran, Oct 9 (IANS) Iranian government said Tuesday that Tehran and London have agreed to appoint a non-resident charge d'affaires in a bid to resume bilateral ties.
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 7:28:04 AM
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