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Woman kills son after marital tiff
Lahore, April 6 (IANS) A woman strangled her son to death after she had an altercation with her husband in this Pakistan city.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 12:03:32 PM

China's GDP to grow 9.6 percent in 2011
Hong Kong, April 6 (IANS) China's economy is expected to grow 9.6 percent in 2011, the Asian Development Bank said in an annual report released here Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:58:56 AM

'Pakistan must sever all links with terror groups'
Islamabad, April 6 (IANS) The Pakistani establishment 'must sever all remaining links and give up any lingering support' for terror groups, a Pakistani daily said Wednesday, warning that terrorists are making sure that there is no space left in the country for men and women of enlightened beliefs.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:51:53 AM

Bangladesh apex court adjourns Yunus hearing
Dhaka, April 6 (IANS) The Bangladesh Supreme Court Wednesday adjourned hearing on the two petitions filed by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and nine Grameen Bank directors challenging Yunus' removal as the bank's managing director.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:32:23 AM

Chinese firm to invest in Pakistan hydel power projects
Islamabad, April 6 (IANS) A Chinese firm is looking at investing in Pakistan's hydel power projects that would add nearly 9,000 MW of electricity to the national grid, a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:24:58 AM

Malaysian Indians moving away from opposition alliance: Report
Kuala Lumpur, April 6 (IANS) Ethnic Indians in Malaysia are 'drifting away' from opposition alliance Pakatan Rakyat (PR) and are veering back to the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN), a media report said.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:21:53 AM

French president supports Grameen's Yunus
Dhaka, April 6 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy has said his government will closely monitor the developments regarding Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus' removal from Grameen Bank and will take up the issue with the Bangladesh authorities in the next few days.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 11:06:59 AM

Outflow of highly radioactive water from Japan n-plant stops
Tokyo, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The outflow of highly radioactive water into the sea from Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has stopped, the Kyodo news agency reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 10:50:02 AM

India's transit fee non-payment as per global norms: Dhaka experts
Dhaka, April 6 (IANS) Bangladesh has followed international norms in not charging India transit and transshipment fees while facilitating movement of equipment to India's northeastern Tripura state, experts here have said.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 10:38:14 AM

Egypt frees 14 Palestinian prisoners
Gaza, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Egyptian authorities late Tuesday released 14 Palestinian prisoners detained during the rule of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, the Palestinian Al Quds radio station has reported.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011 9:56:49 AM

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