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North Korea conducts third n-test, angers US (Third Lead)
Pyongyang/Seoul/Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) Highly secretive North Korea said Tuesday that it has successfully conducted a third nuclear test to safeguard its national security against hostile American policy, a move that US President Barack Obama called highly provocative and prompted South Korea to put its military on high alert.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5:16:02 PM

China says it firmly opposes North Korea's n-test
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) China "firmly" opposes the latest nuclear test conducted by North Korea, the Chinese foreign ministry said Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 4:12:02 PM

Nigerian president lauds team for African Cup of Nations win
Abuja (Nigeria), Feb 12 (IANS) Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan lauded the country's football team for their victory at the just concluded African Cup of Nations (AFCON) hosted by South Africa.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 1:32:22 PM

North Korea conducts third n-test
Pyongyang/Seoul, Feb 12 (IANS) North Korea said Tuesday that it had successfully conducted a third nuclear test to safeguard its national security against hostile US policy, a move that prompted South Korea to put its military on high alert.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:38:08 PM

South Korea on alert after North Korean n-test
Seoul, Feb 12 (IANS) The South Korean government condemned the nuclear test by North Korea Tuesday, calling it a "clear violation" of UN resolutions. The South Korean military was put on high alert.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:20:02 PM

China to offer fiscal support for service sector
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) The Chinese government will provide subsidies and rewards for several types of business projects in the service sector, said authorities.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:14:04 PM

North Korea's n-test regrettable: Japanese PM
Tokyo, Feb 12 (IANS) The nuclear test conducted by North Korea is "regrettable", Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:02:02 PM

Sri Lanka suspends deal with IMF
Colombo, Feb 12 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government Tuesday announced it would not to pursue a new funding program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after the IMF refused to accept conditions put forward by the government.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:44:01 AM

N-test successful: North Korea
Pyongyang, Feb 12 (IANS) North Korea said Tuesday that it has successfully conducted a third nuclear test to safeguard national security against hostile US policy, reported Xinhua citing the official KCNA news agency.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:26:10 AM

Myanmar president stresses political stability
Yangon, Feb 12 (IANS) Myanmar President U Thein Sein Tuesday stressed upon the importance of political stability and end of armed conflicts for democracy to flourish in the country.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:24:02 AM

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