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Dhaka stock market investors protest
Dhaka, May 26 (IANS) Dhaka's share market investors have begun protests following a repeated free fall in prices in the last five months.

Thursday, May 26, 2011 11:17:47 AM

Malaysian Hindu body challenges registration denial
Kuala Lumpur, May 26 (IANS) A banned body that claims to speak for Hindus in Malaysia has sought a judicial review of the government's rejection of its plea for registration as a non-government organisation (NGO).

Thursday, May 26, 2011 11:13:50 AM

Malaysia court debates on name after sex change operation
Kuala Terengganu (Malaysia), May 26 (IANS) The high court here is in a dilemma over whether or not to allow a person to take a feminine name after a sex change operation.

Thursday, May 26, 2011 11:08:11 AM

Malaysians get easy online access to PM
Kuala Lumpur, May 26 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, already in blogosphere tweeting to citizens, will next month introduce two new interactive platforms - a mobile application (app) and the online 1Malaysia Roundtable.

Thursday, May 26, 2011 10:55:26 AM

Blasts near government buildings in China
Beijing, May 26 (IANS) At least three blasts took place near different government buildings Thursday morning in an eastern China province, injuring five people, officials said. There were no reports of casualties.

Thursday, May 26, 2011 10:55:14 AM

Nepal court asks government not to extend tenure 'endlessly'
Kathmandu, May 25 (IANS) With only three days left for Nepal's interim constitution to become invalid, parliament's tenure to end and the government to face dissolution, the Supreme Court came down heavily on the bickering political parties Wednesday, saying they could not extend the deadline endlessly under flimsy pretexts.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 7:48:44 PM

Pakistan removes naval base commander after attack
Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) The commander of a Pakistani naval air base in Karachi has been removed from his post following a terrorist attack on the facility that left 14 people dead, a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 5:30:29 PM

Chinese woman cuts open her belly to save surgery cost
Beijing, May 25 (IANS) A Chinese woman cut open her stomach with a kitchen knife to relieve fluid accumulation so that she didn't have to pay the surgery cost, a media report said.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 4:14:25 PM

China for caution over death penalty
Beijing, May 25 (IANS) China's top court has said that all death penalty cases will carry two years reprieve, with the exception of those criminals condemned to immediate execution.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 3:43:49 PM

Chinese man executed in 1996 was innocent
Beijing, May 25 (IANS) A man executed in China 15 years ago for rape and murder was probably innocent, the Shanghai Daily reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 3:18:13 PM

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