Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) At least four people were killed as militants in Pakistan's restive tribal region torched 10 NATO tankers meant for fuel supply to troops in neighbouring Afghanistan, a media report said Friday.
Friday, February 25, 2011 10:08:33 AM
Tokyo, Feb 25 (DPA) Japanese stocks edged up in Friday morning trading on easing concerns about soaring oil prices amid unrest in Libya.
Friday, February 25, 2011 10:01:05 AM
Beijing, Feb 25 (IANS) Around 12,000 Chinese nationals have so far been evacuated from protests-hit Libya, a Chinese minister said Friday.
Friday, February 25, 2011 3:29:39 AM
Baghdad, Feb 24 (DPA) At least 12 people were killed in a suicide bombing late Thursday that targeted a celebration in the city of Ramadi to mark Prophet Mohammed's birthday.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 11:20:43 PM
Sanaa, Feb 24 (IANS) At least one person was killed and several were wounded Thursday in a landmine explosion when scores of anti-government protesters were marching in Yemen's southern province of Abyan, police said.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 11:07:55 PM
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) At least six people were killed Thursday when two US drones fired missiles into Pakistan's tribal area of North Waziristan, Xinhua reported.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 9:29:42 PM
Manila, Feb 24 (DPA) An upscale village in the Philippine capital has issued an ordinance requiring prescriptions to purchase condoms, a spokesman said Thursday.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 8:07:45 PM
Beijing, Feb 24 (IANS) People convicted of organ trafficking in China may get the death penalty under a draft law amendment being reviewed by the top legislature, a media report said Thursday.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 5:40:59 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 24 (IANS) A hunt is on in the southern plains of Nepal adjoining the Indian border as well as the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh for a 'tantrik' - regarded by traditional society as a man with supernatural powers - who abducted a seven-year-old girl.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 3:16:30 PM
Kathmandu, Feb 24 (IANS) Despite being targeted by various armed groups who killed 34 officials and despite being slapped by a minister who went unpunished, Nepal's civil servants are out to prove that their morale is the highest in the world - by conquering Mt Everest.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 3:05:23 PM
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