Guangzhou (China), May 13 (IANS) India blanked Scotland 5-0 to finish at the top of Group 3B and will face Bulgaria in the play-off for promotion to Group 2 in the Sudirman Cup badminton championship here Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 5:03:02 PM
Manado (Indonesia), May 13 (DPA) Coral reefs would disappear from the Coral Triangle by the end of this century unless effective action is taken on climate change, said a study released Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 1:20:17 PM
Taipei, May 13 (DPA) A Taiwanese carpenter bought a porn DVD only to find secretly taped motel footage of his wife having sex with his friend, whom the husband later stabbed, a newspaper reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 12:47:31 PM
Khost (Afghanistan), May 13 (Xinhua) Seven people were killed in a suicide car bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday, an official said.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 10:56:21 AM
Colombo, May 13 (DPA) An attempt by Tamil separatist rebels to carry out a suicide attack on government troops by sea off northeast Sri Lanka was foiled Wednesday with security forces sinking at least three boats, a military spokesman said.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 10:35:31 AM
Tokyo, May 13 (DPA) Japan's current-account surplus narrowed for the first time in seven years for the year ending March 31, after the global economic downturn caused sharp decline in exports, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:10:10 AM
Kabul, May 12 (DPA) More than 100 schoolgirls were taken to a hospital after a suspected gas attack on their school Tuesday, the third in series of such incidents in the past two weeks in northern Afghanistan, officials said.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 10:22:22 PM
Tokyo, May 12 (RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Moscow and Tokyo could resolve their existing territorial dispute by building mutual trust and developing strong economic ties.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 7:10:10 PM
Singapore, May 12 (IANS) Singapore's Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew has exhorted Indian political leaders to follow the ideals cherished by Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy in order to set the country on a rapid trajectory of high growth and development.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 5:48:16 PM
Yingxiu (China), May 12 (Xinhua) China Tuesday mourned the deaths of thousands of people who perished in a devastating earthquake that struck southwestern Sichuan province exactly a year ago.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 5:39:26 PM
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