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Malaysian Indian Congress emerges younger after poll
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 14 (IANS) The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) has emerged somewhat younger, but full of internal squabbles, from its 63rd general assembly.

Monday, September 14, 2009 10:58:43 AM

Active kids fall asleep much faster
Sydney, Sep 14 (IANS) Active kids fall asleep in 26 minutes, whereas the average child takes 45, says a new study.

Monday, September 14, 2009 10:37:17 AM

Child survives 12-storey fall after landing on motorcyclist
Taipei, Sep 14 (DPA) A three-year-old Taiwan boy survived a fall from the 12th floor after landing on a motorcyclist, a newspaper said Monday.

Monday, September 14, 2009 9:48:32 AM

Hong Kong punters bet over $100 mn as racing season starts
Hong Kong, Sep 14 (DPA) Hong Kong people bet over $100 million on the first day of the horse racing season in what is seen as a healthy sign for the city's economy, race organisers said Monday.

Monday, September 14, 2009 9:39:54 AM

Iran hopes Britain will correct past behaviour: Ahmadinejad
Tehran, Sep 13 (Xinhua) Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Sunday said he hopes the British government would 'correct its past behaviour' towards the Islamic country, the semi-official Fars news agency reported.

Sunday, September 13, 2009 7:17:21 PM

Hundreds protest beating of Hong Kong journalists in China
Hong Kong, Sep 13 (DPA) Hundreds of people marched in Hong Kong Sunday to protest the beating by police of three journalists from the city covering unrest in the western Chinese city of Urumqi.

Sunday, September 13, 2009 3:30:46 PM

Three die as lift plunges in Hong Kong's tallest building
Hong Kong, Sep 13 (DPA) At least three workers were killed Sunday when a lift in Hong Kong's tallest skyscraper plunged 22 floors, emergency workers said.

Sunday, September 13, 2009 1:48:17 PM

Pet parrot and owner rescued from tree in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Sep 13 (DPA) Hong Kong firemen rescued a pet parrot and its owner who were perched precariously in a tree, 10 meters above ground, a news report said Sunday.

Sunday, September 13, 2009 10:33:38 AM

Election results remain sealed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Sep 12 (DPA) Even as questions of election fixing continued to swirl, Afghan election officials Saturday failed to release preliminary final results, as had been expected.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 10:31:32 PM

Sri Lanka set India 308-run target
Colombo, Sep 12 (IANS) Sanath Jayasuriya and Thilina Kandamby propelled Sri Lanka to 307 for six against India in the Compaq Cup tri-series one-day international cricket here Saturday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 6:56:54 PM

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