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300 new species found in Philippines
Manila, July 1 (IANS) Around 300 new species of flora and fauna have been discovered in the Philippines by an expedition of foreign and national scientists, the Prensa Latina news agency reports.

Friday, July 01, 2011 9:37:03 AM

Two dead, 14 hurt in Peshawar blast
Islamabad, July 1 (IANS) Two people were killed and 14 others injured when a vehicle exploded Thursday night in northwestern Pakistan's Peshawar city, Xinhua reported.

Friday, July 01, 2011 1:41:19 AM

Two dead, 13 hurt in Peshawar car blast
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) At least two people died and 13 were injured when a car blew up Thursday evening in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city, officials said.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 11:02:16 PM

Four hurt in Peshawar blast
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) At least four people were injured Thursday evening in a blast in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city, Geo News reported.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 10:46:38 PM

Iran Navy to hold war games
Tehran, June 30 (IANS) The Iranian Navy plans to hold a largescale war game this year, a navy official has said.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 9:15:50 PM

Players will get used to DRS: Sourav
Hong Kong, June 30 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has welcomed the International Cricket Council's decision to make the Decision Review System (DRS) compulsory in Tests and One-day Internationals.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 8:24:23 PM

Bangladesh youths assault teachers over teasing girls
Dhaka, June 30 (IANS) A group of youths allegedly beat up teachers of a Bangladesh school Thursday when they protested the teasing of female students, a media report said.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 7:48:52 PM

China lost $6.65 bn due to floods in 2011
Beijing, June 30 (IANS) Floods in China have cost the economy a total of 43.2 billion yuan (around $6.65 billion) so far this year, the government said Thursday.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 6:52:33 PM

ICC defends abolishing runners, says batsmen were misusing it
Hong Kong, June 30 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat Thursday defended the scrapping of runners saying the provision was being misused by the batsmen.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 5:42:25 PM

Don't make people suffer: Hasina tells opposition
Dhaka, June 30 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Thursday asked opposition political parties to refrain from doing anything that may cause suffering to people.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 5:26:17 PM

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