Dhaka, Sep 28 (IANS) Bangladesh may be the lead country to provide its army personnel for the United Nations-backed 'stabilising force' in Somalia.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 12:31:00 PM
Singapore, Sep 28 (DPA) Singapore is counting on the acclaim emanating from the first Grand Prix under lights to brighten the gloom hovering over its tourism industry.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 12:29:59 PM
Beijing, Sep 28 (Xinhua) Chinese astronauts onboard the spacecraft Shenzhou-VII started preparing Sunday morning for the return trip to the earth after accomplishing China's first spacewalk Saturday afternoon.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 12:03:58 PM
Dhaka, Sep 28 (IANS) A senior Awami League official has alleged that he was being made to 'die slowly' after the Bangladesh government blocked his departure to New Delhi for medical treatment.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 11:39:26 AM
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 28 (DPA) Unknown assailants threw two homemade explosives at the residence of an opposition lawmaker in the capital Kuala Lumpur early Saturday, causing no injuries, reports said Sunday.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 9:27:38 AM
Kabul, Sep 27 (DPA) Seven Afghan militants were killed by coalition forces, while the Islamist extremist Taliban released over 150 construction workers they abducted a week ago in western Afghanistan, officials said Saturday.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 10:41:50 PM
Yichang (China), Sep 27 (Xinhua) China is to raise the water level of the Three Gorges Dam, one of the world's biggest hydropower projects, the developer announced Saturday.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 7:14:11 PM
Beijing, Sep 27 (Xinhua) China's President Hu Jintao asked Chinese astronauts what it was like walking in space after the trio successfully realised the country's first space walk Saturday.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 6:51:03 PM
Osaka (Japan), Sep 27 (IANS) Three birdies and two bogeys carried Indian golfer Arjun Atwal to the 17th place while Rahil Gangjee missed the cut at the co-sanctioned Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open here Saturday.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 6:06:10 PM
Beijing, Sep 27 (Xinhua) Chinese taikonaut Zhai Zhigang slipped out of the Shenzhou VII spacecraft Saturday afternoon and completed the country's fist spacewalk mission, spending about half-an hour in the outer space and conducting experiments.
Saturday, September 27, 2008 4:20:07 PM
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