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South Korea maintains current account surplus
Seoul, March 28 (IANS) South Korea kept the current account surplus trend for 13 straight months due to faster reduction in imports than exports, central bank data showed Thursday.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 12:46:18 PM

Warhol Museum not to exhibit Mao paintings in China
Beijing, March 28 (IANS/EFE) An exhibition of the work of Andy Warhol, the father of Pop Art, on tour in Asia will not be allowed to show the late artist's celebrated portraits of Mao Zedong during its Beijing and Shanghai stops, the Andy Warhol Museum said.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 11:06:06 AM

Bangladesh plans to buy 24 Russian jet trainers
Langkawi (Malaysia), March 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bangladesh is planning to buy 24 Yak-130 Mitten jet trainers on $1 billion credit from Russia, Russia's state arms exporter Rosoboronexport said.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 10:26:05 AM

New crew to space station approved
Baikonur (Kazakhstan), March 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian state commission has approved the makeup of the main and back-up crews of a new expedition to the International Space Station. The mission will be launched Friday.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 3:12:07 AM

World Cup qualifier: Jordan denies Japan's charge
Amman, March 27 (IANS) Jordan Wednesday denied accusations that Japanese players were disturbed with laser lights in the kingdom's 2-1 victory over Japan in the World Cup qualifier.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 6:34:07 PM

Why can't Hasina, Zia talk, asks Bangladesh court
Dhaka, March 27 (IANS) A Bangladesh court Wednesday asked why Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her predecessor Khaleda Zia can't be asked to sit for talks to end the ongoing political impasse.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 6:12:04 PM

Saina nominated for BWF Female Player of the Year award
Kuala Lumpur, March 27 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal was Wednesday nominated for the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Female Player of the Year award for 2012.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 6:12:04 PM

Dipika Pallikal starts off well at KL Open squash
Kuala Lumpur, March 27 (IANS) India's top squash player Dipika Pallikal made a solid start in the KL Open squash tournament beating Lisa Aitken of Scotland in straight sets here Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 5:40:39 PM

Iran, Kuwait draw 1-1 in AFC Asian Cup qualifiers
Tehran, March 27 (IANS) Iran and Kuwait drew 1-1 in Group B of the 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:38:01 PM

World No.1 Trump stunned at China Open snooker
Beijing, March 27 (IANS) World No.1 Judd Trump was stunned by Jack Lisowski 3-5 in the first round of the World Snooker China Open here.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:12:16 PM

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