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Gilani-led Pakistani delegation in Kabul for talks
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani arrived here on a day-long visit Saturday to hold talks with the Afghan leadership.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 1:49:30 PM

Envoy protests anti-India activity by Nepal Maoists
Kathmandu, April 16 (IANS) Ahead of Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's proposed visit, India has lodged protests with Nepal over the Maoist party stepping up anti-India activities, including the defacing of its national flag.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 1:19:59 PM

Two quakes jolt Japan's Honshu island
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) Two quakes struck Honshu island in Japan Saturday and one of them was felt strongly in Tokyo, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 12:24:56 PM

Musharraf to hold public meet via video Sunday
Lahore, April 16 (IANS) From London, Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf will address supporters of his newly-formed All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) through a video conference in Lahore Sunday, The News reported Saturday.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 11:55:49 AM

Bangladesh developer encroaching upon cremation ground?
Dhaka, April 16 (IANS) A housing company, said to be promoted by a leader of Bangladesh's ruling Awami League, has encroached upon land belonging to a temple and a Hindu cremation ground, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 10:54:34 AM

Bangladeshis who shipped to Singapore were on drugs
Dhaka, April 16 (IANS) The two Bangladeshi workers who were shipped to Singapore had slept off after taking marijuana, survivor of the nine-day journey from Chittagong has told the authorities.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 9:52:49 AM

Karishma Kapoor promotes furniture in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 16 (IANS) Bollywood actress Karishma Kapoor opened a furniture showroom in a posh downtown area of the national capital, saying this had the potential of becoming a world class chain in quality and design.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 9:51:59 AM

Chinese now swap skills on internet
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) Everyone knows the internet is a useful place to conduct business. The Chinese have gone a step ahead. They are now swapping their skills on the web to learn new ones.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 9:22:45 AM

Magnitude 5.9 quake hits Japan's Kanto region
Tokyo, April 16 (IANS) A magnitude-5.9 earthquake jolted Japan's Kanto region Saturday, said the Japan Meteorological Agency.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 9:06:12 AM

Quake hits Taiwan
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) An undersea earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale Saturday hit off the northeastern coast of Taiwan, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 8:18:42 AM

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