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24 killed in Turkey bus-truck collision
Ankara, Dec 21 (IANS) Twenty-four people were killed when a minibus and a truck collided in southeast Turkey Wednesday, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:40:56 PM

''Pasha didn''t visit Arab nations for support against Zardari''
Islamabad, Dec 21 (IANS) The Pakistan Army Wednesday rejected as ''false assertions'' a report in a British newspaper that the country''s intelligence chief has visited Arab countries and sought their support for removal of President Asif Ali Zardari.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:35:01 PM

Pakistani parliament to debate on foreign policy review
Islamabad, Dec 21 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Wednesday informed the National Assembly that the parliament will soon open a debate on a detailed review of the country''s foreign policy and to re-evaluate future relationship with the US and NATO.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:28:57 PM

US donates bomb disposal vans, motorcycles to Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 21 (IANS) The US Wednesday donated four bomb disposal vans and 100 motorcycles to the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in northwest Pakistan.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:09:25 PM

Gilani sets conditions for relations with US
Islamabad, Dec 21 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Wednesday said his country wanted new rules of engagement with the US with a guarantee to respect its sovereignty and assurance of ''no Abbottabad-like unilateral action in future''.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 8:03:05 PM

Parents of octuplets in China face hefty fines
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) A wealthy Chinese couple who conceived eight babies through in-vitro fertilization may face hefty fines for violating the family-planning law.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 7:40:46 PM

Anxiety-ridden less sensitive to their environment
Tel Aviv, Dec 21 (IANS) Anxious people have been classified as hypersensitive, but they may actually not be sensitive enough, reveals a study.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 3:44:44 PM

Djokovic, new king of tennis in 2011
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) With three Grand Slam and five Masters titles, the world number one ranking, a 70-6 win-loss record and a record prize money haul of $12.6 million, Serb Novak Djokovic was arguably the king of tennis in 2011.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 3:13:25 PM

Chinese held for spreading rumours on microblog
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) A man was detained in China''s Gansu province for spreading rumours of a major fire on a microblog.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 3:03:25 PM

Pakistan designer styles Kashmiri embroidery for bridal wear
Lahore, Dec 21 (IANS) If it is Bollywood''s ''Rockstar'' that has brought Kashmiri hand embroidery back in fashion in India, it is Pakistan''s young designer Ali Xeeshan who showcased at the ongoing Pakistan Fashion Design Council L`Oreal Paris Bridal Week how intricate thread work on bold colours and a dash of sequins can bring out the beauty of this craft.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 2:29:45 PM

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