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Finland's Merimekko seeks Indian market with bold designs
Helsinki, June 17 (IANS) Leading Finnish textile and clothing design company Merimekko is keen to enter the Indian market and make a splash with its bold colours and designs, says its chief executive officer Mika Ihamuotila. Helsinki is known as the world's design capital.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 1:55:54 PM

Gilani, Kayani to attend Saudi prince's funeral
Islamabad, June 17 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani left for Saudi Arabia Sunday to attend the funeral prayers of crown prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud who died Saturday.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 12:55:19 PM

Six killed in Karachi violence
Islamabad, June 17 (IANS) At least six people were killed Sunday in the ongoing violence in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, Geo News reported.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 12:34:41 PM

China deep-sea submersible sets diving record
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) A manned Chinese submersible with three divers on board was raised to the surface after setting the country's deep-sea diving record of more than 6,000 meters in the Pacific Ocean.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 10:12:24 AM

Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu visit Mehdi Hassan's grave in Karachi
Karachi, June 17 (IANS) Bollywood singers Alka Yagnik and Kumar Sanu visited the grave of Pakistani ghazal maestro Mehdi Hassan here to pay their respects.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 8:53:25 AM

Seven killed in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, June 17 (IANS) Seven people, among them four policemen, died in a bomb attack Saturday night in Pakistan.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 3:49:58 AM

Pakistani Taliban bans polio vaccination
Islamabad, June 17 (IANS) Taliban militants have banned a polio vaccination programme in Pakistan over US drone attacks.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 1:35:49 AM

Beijing launches bicycle rental system
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) Beijing has begun trialing a bicycle rental system for its residents.

Sunday, June 17, 2012 12:35:39 AM

'No link between Siachen, other issues with Pakistan'
On Board Air India One, June 16 (IANS) India attaches no link between the progress in talks with Pakistan on reducing military presence in Siachen Glacier and other bilateral matters, a top official said.

Saturday, June 16, 2012 9:47:26 PM

Motorsports: Podium for Ghorpade
Shanghai, June 16 (IANS) India's Parth Ghorpade (Eurasia Motorsport) started his 2012 Formula Pilota Championship campaign on a bright note by finishing second in the opening race of Round 1 here Saturday while compatriot Raj Bharath (Meco Motorsport) finished eighth.

Saturday, June 16, 2012 9:38:16 PM

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