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Hundreds flee their homes amid storm in Philippines
Manila, Sep 26 (DPA) Hundreds of people fled their homes in the Philippine capital and nearby provinces Saturday amid overnight heavy rains brought about by a tropical storm, the government said.

Saturday, September 26, 2009 2:12:59 PM

'Birthday boy' Manmohan Singh dedicates himself to nation
Pittsburgh, Sep 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who turns 77 Saturday, has vowed to dedicate himself to the nation, saying people's renewal of confidence in him after five years in office was a debt he could never pay off.

Saturday, September 26, 2009 9:36:40 AM

India's role in Afghanistan appreciated by all: PM
Pittsburgh, Sep 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says people of Afghanistan as also European and American leaders are appreciative of India's role in Afghanistan where it has invested $1.5 billion to help reconstruction.

Saturday, September 26, 2009 8:40:36 AM

Fatigued Federer withdraws from October ATP Asian swing
Tokyo, Sep 25 (DPA) Roger Federer Friday withdrew from next month's run of ATP Asian events in Tokyo and Shanghai, saying he needed to rest after a gruelling season.

Friday, September 25, 2009 6:39:01 PM

Barrichello fastest in first free training for Singapore GP
Singapore, Sep 25 (DPA) Rubens Barrichello was fastest in the first free practice Friday for Sunday's Singapore Formula One Grand Prix in a session that was red-flagged after a crash involving Renault driver Romain Grosjean.

Friday, September 25, 2009 6:29:34 PM

Iran confirms it has second uranium enrichment plant
Vienna, Sep 25 (DPA) Iran has told the International Atomic Energy Agency it is building a second, previously unknown, uranium enrichment plant, the IAEA confirmed in Vienna Friday.

Friday, September 25, 2009 6:28:53 PM

Iran reveals second uranium enrichment plant to IAEA
Vienna, Sep 25 (DPA) Iran has told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) it is constructing a second, so far unknown uranium-enrichment facility, diplomats in Vienna said Friday.

Friday, September 25, 2009 3:04:10 PM

Malaysian model may play herself in movie after whipping
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 25 (IANS) Malaysian model Kartika Sari Dewi Shukarno, who was sentenced to caning for drinking in public, has been approached by a filmmaker for a movie on her life, but says she will think about it only after her punishment is over.

Friday, September 25, 2009 2:01:39 PM

10 communist rebels killed in the Philippines
Manila, Sep 25 (DPA) Ten communist rebels were killed Friday in two clashes with government troops in the eastern Philippines, a regional army spokesman said.

Friday, September 25, 2009 1:16:01 PM

Malaysian PM to launch party of ethnic Indians
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 25 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak will launch a new party of ethnic Indians that will cement the split in the ranks of the banned Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf).

Friday, September 25, 2009 12:33:57 PM

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