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Thailand may quit UN body over temple issue
Bangkok, July 29 (DPA) Thailand has threatened to withdraw from the UN's World Heritage Committee if it approves a Cambodian management plan for an 11th-century Hindu temple straddling the two countries' border.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 6:00:20 PM

10 killed in Afghan clash
Kabul, July 29 (IANS) A clash between Taliban militants and guards of a private security company left 10 people dead in Ghazni province of Afghanistan Thursday, police said.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 5:30:44 PM

Panasonic returns to profit in first quarter
Tokyo, July 29 (DPA) Panasonic Corp Thursday reported a first-quarter net profit of 43.7 billion yen ($502 million), a turnaround from a 53-billion-yen net loss the previous year, and raised its full-year forecasts.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 4:15:03 PM

China trains foxes to hunt rats
Beijing, July 29 (IANS) China is no longer relying on poison to kill rats - it is training a group of foxes to hunt down the disease-infested rodents.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 3:48:31 PM

Lunch scoreboard: India vs. Sri Lanka, Day 4, Second Test
Colombo, July 29 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day of the second cricket Test match between India and Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sports Club here Thursday.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:50:43 PM

India's Congress party invited for Malaysian meet
Kuala Lumpur, July 29 (IANS) India's ruling Congress is among the 48 political parties invited to attend an international forum organised by Malaysia's United Malays National Organisation (UMNO).

Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:38:14 PM

Debutant Raina hits ton as India makes 477/4
Colombo, July 29 (IANS) Suresh Raina scored a century on debut as India avoided a follow on and scored 477 for four in the first innings, in reply to Sri Lanka's 642 for four declared, at lunch on the fourth day of the second cricket Test here Thursday.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:29:52 PM

Dhaka court restores 'secularism' in constitution
Dhaka, July 29 (IANS) Bangladesh's Supreme Court has restored 'secularism' as one of the basic tenets in the country's 1972 constitution.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:09:53 PM

Bangladesh apex court wants safeguards against military rule
Dhaka, July 29 (IANS) Bangladesh's Supreme Court has denounced the declaration of martial law in the past and has sought safeguards to end 'extra-constitutional adventures'.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 11:41:21 AM

Vedic conference to be held in Trinidad and Tobago
Port-of-Spain, July 29(IANS) Over 100 scholars from India and around the globe will participate in the World Association of Vedic Studies (WAVES) at the University of the West Indies early next month.

Thursday, July 29, 2010 11:27:16 AM

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