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China can help Modi succeed, says Chinese daily
Beijing, May 23 (IANS) China alone can help Narendra Modi translate his election promises to build a strong India into reality, a commentary in a Chinese newspaper said Thursday.

Friday, May 23, 2014 6:28:04 PM

Second draft of Myanmar peace pact made
Yangon, May 23 (IANS) Peace negotiators of the Myanmar government and ethnic armed groups worked out their second draft of the nationwide ceasefire agreement here Friday.

Friday, May 23, 2014 6:24:03 PM

Elements of nature embroidered into Bhutan's royal attire
Thimpu, May 23 (IANS) Auspicious goddesses and beautiful lotuses, dragons, symbols of phoenix, mountains, landscape and flowers - all these motifs have decorated attires, shoes and crowns of the royal family of Bhutan. An exhibition here offers a peek into their royal legacy.

Friday, May 23, 2014 5:48:06 PM

Book traced Pakistan link in 2008 Indian embassy attack
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The attack on the Indian consulate in Afghanistan's Herat Friday brings into sharp focus a book, written by an American journalist and published this year, that traces Pakistan's link to the attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul in 2008.

Friday, May 23, 2014 5:48:04 PM

Sri Lanka calls for action against terror
Colombo, May 23 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government Friday called for decisive action against terrorism in all its forms and manifestations following an attack on an Indian consulate in Afghanistan.

Friday, May 23, 2014 5:28:04 PM

Four militants killed in Pakistan
Islamabad, May 23 (IANS) At least four suspected militants were killed in Pakistan Friday as the army intensified its attacks in the North Waziristan region, media reported.

Friday, May 23, 2014 4:50:04 PM

Pakistan must learn from Indian elections: daily
Islamabad, May 23 (IANS) A Pakistani writer paid tributes to Indian democracy Friday by underlining the graceful manner the Congress accepted defeat -- in contrast to what losers do in Pakistan.

Friday, May 23, 2014 2:56:16 PM

Chinese mining tycoon sentenced to death
Beijing, May 23 (IANS) A Chinese court Friday sentenced a former mining tycoon to death on charges of organising and leading "mafia-style crime and murder", a media report said.

Friday, May 23, 2014 2:50:03 PM

Sharif must attend Modi swearing-in: Foreign Office
Islamabad, May 23 (IANS) The Pakistan Foreign Office has urged Prime Minister Nawaz Sha­rif to attend the oath taking ceremony of India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday, the media reported Friday.

Friday, May 23, 2014 2:38:04 PM

Paul McCartney recovering after hospital stay
Tokyo, May 23 (IANS) Musician Paul McCartney, who was hospitalised here after he was infected with a virus, is now on the road to recovery.

Friday, May 23, 2014 1:42:13 PM

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