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20 Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, April 24 (IANS) At least 20 Taliban militants, including four commanders, have been killed in Afghanistan''s Helmand province, Xinhua reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 5:49:44 PM

2,500-year-old tomb found in China
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) A tomb of an ancient Chinese warlord, dating back more than 2,500 years, has been discovered near a tourist resort.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 5:41:14 PM

Russian, Chinese warships begin joint exercises
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Chinese and Russian warships Tuesday left a naval base in the eastern Chinese port city of Qingdao to begin a joint exercise in the Yellow Sea.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 5:39:05 PM

22 mn Chinese seek migration to US
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Experts in China have called for more measures from the government to stop the outflow of talent after an American study said 22 million Chinese want to leave the country and settle in the US.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 5:33:44 PM

Two Pakistanis killed four women, sliced their bodies
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) A rickshaw driver in Pakistan''s Karachi city and his aide have been arrested for killing four women and a six-year-old child and then slicing their bodies into pieces, police said Tuesday, unravelling details of the macabre crimes.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 5:30:14 PM

Two Pakistanis held for killing women, cutting up bodies
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) Two men have been arrested for killing four women and then slicing their bodies into pieces in Pakistan''s Karachi city, police said.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 4:33:44 PM

Gilani contempt verdict to be announced April 26
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court will announce April 26 the verdict in the contempt of court case against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani for not writing to the Swiss authorities to reopen a graft case against President Asif Ali Zardari.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 4:03:14 PM

200 ancient forts found in Chinese mountains
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) In a discovery that has baffled Chinese archaeologists, more than 200 ancient fortresses have been found in a mountainous region in the northern part of the country.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 3:22:54 PM

Chinese official gets death term for graft
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) A former official in Chinese metropolis Shanghai has been sentenced to death for taking bribes exceeding 15 million yuan (around $2.5 million).

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 3:22:14 PM

Shanghai boys to learn how not to lose masculinity
Shanghai, April 24 (IANS) A school in the Chinese metropolis of Shanghai has set up an experimental "boys only" class, as in many schools girls outnumber boys and get better test scores, because of which boys were said to be "losing their masculinity".

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 3:06:22 PM

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