Jakarta, Sep 28 (DPA) Indonesia's Food and Drug Monitoring Agency (BPOM) has confirmed melamine had been detected in 12 food products from China, including cookies, candies and drinks, the health ministry and media reports said Saturday.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 3:18:55 PM
Osaka, Sep 28 (IANS) Arjun Atwal closed his campaign at the Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open golf with a listless three-over 73 that saw him finish the week in tied 36th place Sunday.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 3:17:16 PM
Dhaka, Sep 28 (IANS) A possible meeting between the two battling former Bangladesh prime ministers Sheikh Hasina and Khaleda Zia, who are not on talking terms for years, has caught the popular imagination in the country.
Sunday, September 28, 2008 12:58:42 PM
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
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