Bangkok, Nov 15 (DPA) Thailand's fugitive former premier Thaksin Shinawatra has divorced his wife of 32 years, sealing the separation at the Thai consulate in Hong Kong, Thai news reports said Saturday.
Saturday, November 15, 2008 10:08:18 AM
Yangon, Nov 14 (DPA) A young female journalist who attempted to cover a protest by a group of Myanmar's Cyclone Nargis victims was sentenced to two years in prison Friday, sources confirmed.
Friday, November 14, 2008 7:21:32 PM
Singapore, Nov 14 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh, looking to seal his second Asian Order of Merit title and moving closer to a top-50 in world rankings, took a step forward with a flawless 3-under 68 on a dramatic Friday at the Barclay's Singapore Open golf championship.
Friday, November 14, 2008 6:52:55 PM
Shanghai, Nov 14 (IANS) The growing popularity of tennis in Asia has prompted The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) to increase the number of tournaments to five in the region from next year.
Friday, November 14, 2008 6:52:17 PM
Singapore, Nov 14 (IANS) A busy and dramatic day of golf ended here Friday with Jeev Milkha Singh moving closer to his second Order of Merit as he completed a flawless three-under 68 in second round of the Barclay's Singapore Open to finish one-under after 36 holes even as his main rival Mark Brown was certain to miss the cut after ending at nine-over.
Friday, November 14, 2008 3:37:37 PM
Beijing, Nov 14 (Xinhua) A group of gunmen suspected to be Somali pirates Friday hijacked a Chinese fishing ship off the Kenyan coast, a source with China's transport ministry said.
Friday, November 14, 2008 2:38:27 PM
Jakarta, Nov 14 (DPA) Flash floods and landslides swept through residential areas in Indonesia's West Java province, killing at least 15 people and injuring 25 others, officials and media reports said Friday.
Friday, November 14, 2008 2:09:08 PM
Taipei, Nov 14 (DPA) Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou said Friday that the Taiwan Strait is no longer a flashpoint because both Taipei and Beijing are striving for peace.
Friday, November 14, 2008 1:27:41 PM
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 14 (IANS) Malaysia is all set to curb 'tomboy behaviour' among its women that covers dressing like men and gay relationship among women.
Friday, November 14, 2008 11:59:47 AM
Milan, Nov 14 (DPA) A ruthless and solid Juventus hammered Genoa 4-1 to temporarily go top in the Italian Serie A ahead of the weekend games.
Friday, November 14, 2008 10:43:52 AM
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