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Children of Iranian woman on death row 'threatened'
Tehran, Sep 16 (IANS/AKI) Children of the Iranian woman, sentenced to death by stoning for adultery and killing her husband, have launched a plea for help from the international community after receiving 'threats' by security authorities at home.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 6:42:19 PM

Better ties with India beneficial to both, says China
Beijing, Sep 16 (IANS) China Thursday said enhanced cooperation with India is beneficial to people of both countries and asserted bilateral ties will not be affected by some individual cases.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 5:44:45 PM

13 killed in clash over water in Pakistan
Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed Thursday in a fresh clash between two tribal groups over water dispute in Pakistan's northwestern Kurram region.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 5:14:55 PM

Airlines to need over one million staff in 20 years: Boeing
Singapore, Sep 16 (DPA) The global commercial aviation industry would need more than a million pilots and mechanics within the next 20 years with the Asia-Pacific leading the demand, US planemaker Boeing Co. said Thursday.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 4:36:19 PM

US pays tribute to Dalai Lama's warriors
Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) Hundreds of Tibetan warriors who doggedly fought a 15-year guerrilla war against the Chinese in Tibet after being trained and armed by the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) now have a memorial that is likely to ruffle Beijing.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 4:10:39 PM

Nepal's battle with UN intensifies despite extension
Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) Though the UN Security Council unanimously agreed to continue its assistance in Nepal's peace process for four more months, the government Thursday criticised the reports tabled by UN chief Ban Ki-moon and his representative in Nepal, Karin Landgren, as unbalanced and not treating Nepal as a sovereign country.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 3:39:14 PM

US pays tribute to Dalai Lama's warriors
Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) Hundreds of Tibetan warriors who doggedly fought a 15-year guerrilla war against the Chinese invasion and annexation of Tibet after being trained and armed by the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) now have a memorial that is likely to ruffle the feathers of the Chinese government.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 1:28:23 PM

Malaysian PM vows to fight racism and extremism
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 16 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has vowed to fight 'racism and extremism' and appealed for public cooperation by being 'calm and rational'.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 1:27:57 PM

'Smuggling, trafficking key issues on India-Bangladesh border'
Dinajpur (Bangladesh), Sep 16 (IANS) Smuggling and human trafficking are the 'key issues that sometimes create problem in the border areas of Bangladesh and India', the country's border guard chief has said.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 1:22:39 PM

Chinese mom, Indian father continue search for lost child
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 16 (IANS) The parents of a two-year-old Indian girl, who has been missing since June, are still searching for her, and her mother who is of Chinese origin, believes she is alive and is being held captive somewhere.

Thursday, September 16, 2010 12:36:36 PM

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